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576-1 Matsumotocho, Ebisugawa Agaru,Gokomachi, Nakagyo-ku | (Teramachidori Ebisugawadori Nishiiru), Kyoto, Kyoto Prefecture 604-0982, Japan
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B&B Keiko
Ranked #6 of 232 Specialty lodging in Kyoto
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  • Sleep Quality
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4.5 of 5 stars
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Greenville, South Carolina
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10 reviews 10 reviews
4 hotel reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

If you want to stay in a reasonably priced place with an authentic Kyoto experience this is the place! The B&B is a traditional Japanese style house. For our family of 4 it was perfect as the adults stayed in one room and the kids stayed in the other (it has 2 bedrooms). If you are tall make sure you... More

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Stockholm, Stockholms Län, Sweden
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14 reviews 14 reviews
7 hotel reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 19, 2014

B&B Keiko is a authentic old Japanese style house located in a charming neighborhood with small shops. The house has two rooms upstairs with a common seating area, a bathroom and toilet downstairs. The best room is the room nearest the garden. Keiko is an amazing and wonderful host. The service is more than excellent, she gave us really good... More

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The Hague, The Netherlands
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28 reviews 28 reviews
6 hotel reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 29, 2014

This was the most unique stay of our 6 week stay. This traditional house is full of character and makes the perfect kyoto experience. The great tea house ippodo is right around the corner. Keiko is a wonderful host, thank you. Highly recommended!

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Wellington, New Zealand
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100 reviews 100 reviews
67 hotel reviews
80 helpful votes 80 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 11, 2014

Everything that everyone says about this place is true, and more. It's like living in an enlarged dolls house: the fragile beauty of sliding doors, wooden floors and tiny staircases. We were lucky, being off season, to have the place to ourselves and enjoy its serene beauty. The website is a bit misleading, since it implies that the place is... More

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Singapore, Singapore
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6 hotel reviews
14 helpful votes 14 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 31, 2013

We stayed in Keiko B&B over the Christmas period for our group of 7. I simply love this ryokan for its old charm and the lovely and wonderful host, Keiko. The ryokan is as what most describe - warm, cosy, comfy futon beds. The ryokan is located near Kyoto City Hall subway, about 10 min walk and it's close to... More

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Puchong, Selangor, Malaysia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 14, 2013

I stayed in this Ryokan with my family for around 5 or 6 days before moving on to Osaka. The owner is an extremely nice and friendly lady. The house is around 90 years old and for such an old house it has been very well maintained. Everything is very clean and still in very good condition so no worries... More

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London, United Kingdom
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43 reviews 43 reviews
15 hotel reviews
27 helpful votes 27 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 12, 2013

We stayed here for three nights in October as part of our two week holiday in Japan. The accommodation is basic but very well located for the price. Breakfast is included at a cafe round the corner. The value however of staying here is the owner, Keiko. She is extremely welcoming, warm and eager to help you make the most... More

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Senior Contributor
26 reviews 26 reviews
7 hotel reviews
12 helpful votes 12 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 2, 2013

I stayed at B&B Keiko for one night in September. The place is in a good location (although a bit hard to find, especially at night) and the house is a wonderful traditional japanese Ryokan (with tatami mattes on the floor and a futon to sleep on). The rooms a spacious and clean, the shared bathroom is clean although it... More

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São Paulo, Brasil
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37 reviews 37 reviews
15 hotel reviews
50 helpful votes 50 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 28, 2013

I stayed at Keiko's B&B for 2 days in mid september (2013) with a friend and loved it. Like all other reviews described it, it's a traditional japanese house, with the tatames and sliding doors (beautifully decorated) and futons and old style bathing room. It's spotlessly clean (like most places in Japan btw), and the tatames smell great (I learned... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 16, 2013 via mobile

My sister and I only stayed here for two days, but I really wished we could have stayed longer! The B&B was a small traditional house with only two rooms, but when we stayed there, we were the only ones and had the whole place to ourselves. Keiko, the host was really friendly and helpful in telling us the locations... More

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Address: 576-1 Matsumotocho, Ebisugawa Agaru,Gokomachi, Nakagyo-ku | (Teramachidori Ebisugawadori Nishiiru), Kyoto, Kyoto Prefecture 604-0982, Japan
Location: Japan > Kinki > Kyoto Prefecture > Kyoto

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