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Kagihei

481 Umeyacho, Nakagyo-ku, Kyoto 604-8057 , Kyoto Prefecture
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Ranked #90 of 342 Hotels / Ryokan in Kyoto
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5 of 5 stars reviewed 3 days ago
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  • Location
    5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4.5 of 5 stars
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18 reviews 18 reviews
13 hotel reviews
10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

Kyoto is a massive and there are a ton of choices. This Ryokan is very well done the staff is great. You don't find a lot English spoken in Japan but the staff here does a pretty good job. The rooms are large and comfortable and good bathroom facility in the room and a onsen on site. Everything is very... More 

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Midlothian, Virginia
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20 reviews 20 reviews
7 hotel reviews
12 helpful votes 12 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 15, 2015

Traveling with my wife and 2 teenage daughters, I struggled mightily to find vacancy in Kyoto period, let alone accomodations for all 4 of us ( a challenge in Japan). Then Kagihei appeared on Agoda and I pounced on it. Much more than I hoped to spend per night, I still didn't want to miss Kyoto on our first visit... More 

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Stockholm, Sweden
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14 reviews 14 reviews
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6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 11, 2014 via mobile

All you can imagine a japanese ryokan should have, traditional big room with toilet and separate bathroom. Nice traditional bath. If you like japanese breakfast you full assortment. Clean, superservice but they don't have wi-fi! It was a perfect location, near to everything you need. It is not cheap but good value for the money.

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4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 20, 2014

We stayed here for three nights in July 2014 and had an unforgettable experience. The owners (husband and wife) were the most wonderful people and made our stay very enjoyable. The traditional breakfasts were the highlight and extremely nutritious, which is important when travelling. The location was unbeatable; with a 5-10 minutes walk to subway stations. Also you're basically right... More 

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12 hotel reviews
19 helpful votes 19 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 8, 2014

Family run Ryokan that is clean, spacious and inviting. the family are friendly and you will have the best Japanese breakfast. If I could load photos I would! From the moment you enter till you leave you are cared for as person not just another number. It is a great experience. Easy access to the Nishiki markets (less than 5... More 

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Sydney, Australia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 14, 2013

Just came back from 4 nights at Kagihei, 2 adults with 2 kids. It is excellent, very clean, lovely staff and amazing location, right in the middle of Nishiki Markets. Everything is on your doorstep. Breakfast is Japanese style, the kids got stuck into the fish and everything else that was hiding in all those small dishes. There is no... More 

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Cairns, Australia
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41 helpful votes 41 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 23, 2013

Kagihei is a wonderful ryokan which is worth doing a little research to book. I do not believe it is possible to book online from Australia - but the owners speak enough English to be able to make a booking over the phone. We ended at the ryokan as our Japanese friends had booked it. The room is lovely with... More 

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Michigan
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4 reviews 4 reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 9, 2008

Wonderful traditional Japanese Inn in the heart of Kyoto. My wife, Aunt, and I stayed in this Inn during a visit to Kyoto. We booked it through a Japanese travel agency out of Tokyo. Upon arriving we were escorted to our room by the owner who was dressed in a kimono. She presented us with tea and chatted for a... More 

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