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Kyomachiya Ryokan Sakura

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  |   228 Butsuguyacho Aburanokoji Hanayacho Sagaru, Shimogyo-ku, Kyoto 600-8347, Kyoto Prefecture
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Ranked #50 of 338 Hotels / Ryokan in Kyoto
Certificate of Excellence 2014
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4 of 5 stars reviewed 2 days ago
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Singapore, Singapore
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

Decided to embrace the historical and cultural kyoto by opting to stay in a Ryokan. What an experience! We were brought up to our room in the 3rd level and upon opening the doors we were so surprised at the space and layout of the room. It was small (6 tatami mats) and the 'living area' was made into a... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

I had always dreamed of staying in a traditional ryokan but alas, it was a busy weekend(Fall in Kyoto) and there was nothing but a few run down places available. Thankfully a room at Sakura opened up and based on the reviews I was glad to have grabbed it. Although the name of the hotel has a Ryokan in it,... More 

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moscow, russia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

On my personal opinion where are no bad hotels in Japan. Well, we did not live in bad ones. We spent 5 nights in Kyoto: 2 nights in a simple, slightly boring and ordinary one - will not call it's name and will not post negative review) but after that we moved to Kyomachiya Ryokan Sakura. And it was a... More 

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Carlsbad, California
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Great stay at charming ryokan. The staff is really friendly and helpful. We had a western room and the friends we were traveling with had a traditional Japanese room. Both were very nice, had tea and a fridge and a bathroom en suite. The location is central and was easy to find and get around. We lost a camera and... More 

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Secaucus, New Jersey
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We stayed here for three nights. The room is really small and you have to make the bed yourself everyday. But this ryokan is very clean and the decor is chic. If you travel on a budget and want to experience ryokan, it would be a good choice. Otherwise I would recommend other chain hotels.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 18, 2014

It was a rather last minute decision for me and my friends to decide we want to stay in a Ryokan in Kyoto and I was really glad we managed to get 2 rooms at Ryokan Sakura. We stayed for 2 nights in the Standard Japanese Room and Tea Ceremony Room. Both rooms were really clean and nice, and the... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 18, 2014

Kyoto was rather packed with tourists in December and most hotels and ryokans were fully booked for the dates we wanted. I had wanted to stay in a ryokan but not willing to share a bathroom with 10 other people on the same floor so I was glad to find Kyomachiya Ryokan Sakura. This ryokan was rather new and has... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 15, 2014

If you want something safe, simple and no fuss then in my opinion this is a good choice of accommodation. If I was ever lucky enough to return to Kyoto I would come back. It is a fairly short and easy walk from, let's face it, the extremely impressive train station which is a holiday destination in itself. This ryokan... More 

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed December 15, 2014

Well located in kyoto and close to bus hub and the station. The staff is just too busy for you but prompt to try selling you extras. They try to convince you it's better for your understanding to deal with your japanese bed by your own ... A ryokan deprive with onsen, is it really a Ryokan ? Very expensive... More 

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1 of 5 stars Reviewed December 7, 2014

The first negative about this ryokan is that i couldn't sleep during the nights that i stayed here because the walls were so thin that i could hear everything from not only next rooms but also from lobby or any person that walks in the building. The location is not good its 15 min walking from kyoto station but there... More 

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Address: 228 Butsuguyacho Aburanokoji Hanayacho Sagaru, Shimogyo-ku, Kyoto 600-8347, Kyoto Prefecture
Location: Japan > Kinki > Kyoto Prefecture > Kyoto
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $
Hotel Class:3 star — Kyomachiya Ryokan Sakura 3*
Number of rooms: 20
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#27 Top resorts Hotel in Kyoto

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