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Kyoto Backpackers House

25-17 Hinooka Ishizukacho, Yamashina-ku, Kyoto 607-8498, Kyoto Prefecture
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  • Location
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    3.5 of 5 stars
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Maryville, Tennessee
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 26, 2015

It was nice, clean and quiet. I recommend the breakfast buffet. It's a great value and very tasty. The showers were always clean and had hot water at all times. It's close to the train station and public transport. The Zen bar has great snacks and sake! I'd stay there again!

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2 of 5 stars Reviewed March 26, 2013

The Backpackers House was clean and efficient. But just plain boring. Having been to a few quirky (sometimes, admittedly, less clean establishments) I failed to get why they have won so many awards... The staff were friendly, but the rooms like university halls, we felt like students again. Toilets and showers perfectly fine. Bar pretty good and the barman who... More 

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed October 15, 2012

It is near to the central station but a bit faraway form the city Center (but only 10 minutes ride by bus). Public areas and toilets are ok in general. Rooms are small and they don't clean it every day (just once when you enter) but taking into account is only a hostel, is fine. Just one negative thing, they... More 

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