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1039-31 Kamiyagawacho, Imakojidori Onmae Nishi-iru, Kamigyo-ku | DUO Building 3F, Kyoto, Kyoto Prefecture 602-8384, Japan
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Duo Inn
Ranked #2 of 232 Specialty lodging in Kyoto
Certificate of Excellence 2014
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  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    5 of 5 stars
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2 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

I stayed about a month at the Duo Inn in July 2009, and then again for a month in July 2014. Both times I was extremely satisfied, but I'll focus on the most recent stay. I stayed in their type D room by myself, which provided a lot of extra space. I didn't make much use of the kitchenette aside... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

The place is really amazing. Plenty of room, the bathrooms are clean, manager was very nice in giving us directions. It's conveniently located near a bus stop. It's quite affordable so that made it a clear choice to stay. I definitely recommend this place!

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Bangi, Malaysia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 8, 2014

I have the opportunity to come to Kyoto to attend a conference and a vacation with my family (four of us) recently. We stayed at Duo Inn for 9 nights. The apartment is very comfortable and big enough for all of us, have all the needed facilities including well equipped kitchenette. There are several supermarkets nearby where we can easily... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 4, 2014

As with all the previous reviews, Duo Inn is excellent value for money and perfect for a family of 4. We stayed for 5 nights in April and our girls loved sleeping in the Tatami Room - the small apartment had everything we needed thanks to Yoshi. JR Line to Emachi is easy. Make sure you take the small train... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 4, 2014

After having a wonderful time visiting Kyoto, we did not regret at all the choice of staying for 4 nights at the Duo Inn, managed by a very helpful and fluent english speaker, Mr Yoshi. The building is located in a very quiet, safe and clean area. Its flats are also very clean and you can easily use the kitchen... More

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 26, 2014

Love the location: an old predominately residential neighborhood with famous temples within easy walking distance. Bus stops are a couple of minutes' away on foot and getting to downtown or the subway / train lines is not an issue. Manager Yoshi-san is helpful and his fluency in english means there is no communication problem. Above all, i enjoyed the bliss... More

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Kyoto, Japan
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 19, 2014

Very convenient location and it is easy access to the famous sight-seeing locations of Kyoto. The hotel room is also clean and we'll-equipped. Mr. Yoshi and other hotel staffs are very kind to us and help us a lot during our stay in Duo Inn. I had visit Kyoto for three times and I think it is the best place... More

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Los Angeles, California
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 17, 2014

My friends and I stayed at DUO INN for 5 nights in Kyoto. It was a great centralized location to see the Temples. The INN is a 12-15 minute walk from the JR Emmanchi station. By Taxi it was 650 yens. We were greeted by Mr. Yoshi - the manager. He was great. He gave us a quick run down... More

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Taipei, Taiwan
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 15, 2014

During the half month of my stay at Duo Inn, I spent quite a lot of time at the room for the work, and it had nothing to be complained as I got everything I need there like at home-----quiet, cleanness, well-equipped kitchenette, and very bright and spacious room. Also Mr. Yoshi and the house keeper were really kind to... More

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Penang Island, Malaysia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 10, 2014

We stayed at Duo Inn for 4 nights and wished it had been longer. The apartment is cozy, clean, quiet and YES most importantly non-smoking. The Manager, Yoshi is a star, ever so helpful and speaks perfect English. The apartment is conveniently located about a 10-15 minutes walk from Enmachi station on the JR train line and the bus stop... More

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Address: 1039-31 Kamiyagawacho, Imakojidori Onmae Nishi-iru, Kamigyo-ku | DUO Building 3F, Kyoto, Kyoto Prefecture 602-8384, Japan
Location: Japan > Kinki > Kyoto Prefecture > Kyoto

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Around the holidays and favorable seasons,other hotels & inns purposely increase their prices for their rooms.Here at DUO INN, we offer affordable rooms at a standardized price throughout the year.Simple Lodging Calculations:[Total night of stay] multiplied by [Price per night] is [The grand total amount due].Please see the front-desk for the exact calculations for your scheduled stay! ... more   less 
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