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Capsule Ryokan Kyoto

2.5 of 5 Capsule Hotel   |   204 Tsuchihashicho, Shichijo-dori, Aburano-koji, Shimogyo-ku, Kyoto 600-8226, Kyoto Prefecture
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Ranked #5 of 161 Specialty lodging in Kyoto
Certificate of Excellence 2014
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5 of 5 stars reviewed 5 days ago
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Tokyo, Japan
1 review
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

Me and my girlfriend stayed for 4 days in the Capsule Ryokan in Kyoto, which is perfectly located (10 min walking from the main station). We really enjoyed our stay there. The room is clean. Our room had a (really fancy) shower and toilet included. The bed was comfortable, the Wlan fast. Although the room is quite small, we had... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago NEW

This charming Ryokan is 10 mins from the station and easy to find. The rooms are a decent size and the shower is fab. Wifi in the room is pretty good. Best of all there are two excellent restaurants on the same street - a yakitori place and a okonomiyaki one. The host can point you in the right direction.... More 

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Perth, Australia
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

This is neither a capsule hotel nor a ryokan but is a new concept that will suit the tourist - both westerners and young Japanese. As a solo traveller, I booked a double room. This meant I had a room to myself and my own facilities - a futuristic shower in one corner of the room and a separate, modern,... More 

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

place is clean and there is pretty much you need. facilities are shared man and women, the capsule bed is confy and well equipped with dan, tv radio allarm and light. one of the shared toiletts has a very good bath tab. internet is free and fast. close to the train station therefor perfect if you want to use ot... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I was visiting Kyoto for 2 days in early January 2015 and i stayed in capsule ryokan as recommended by many travel sites. The place is very nice and first time i arrived i feel like im at home. The guy who greeted me (im sorry i forgot his name) also very helpful and gave me tips about the bus... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

unique shower cubicle n great use of space.awesome location.handy clear folder with useful insider's infomation for tourists.eg:where to go on rainy days? Where to go with kids?temple opening hours n transportation information Where to see free night view ot Kyoto? Nearby bicycle rental,opening hours of post office etc...

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San Francisco, California
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

As two women (couple) we felt completely comfortable staying at Capsule Ryokan for 5 nights.The efficiently designed private room had everything we needed to crash each night after sightseeing in Kyoto. The hosts were lovely, extremely helpful guys. Great value.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This hotel is all that is advertised and a bit more. The facilities are pretty good (shower, bath tub, kitchen, living room), the staff is wonderful and always eager to help (without sounding artificial or trying to rip off the guest's money!), and the location is very convenient (close to Kyoto station, restaurants and convenience stores nearby, good bus service).

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I tried a few guest houses in Kyoto and this one is my favorite, even though it's a little more expensive than the others. You can choose either private bedroom, tatami style with a personal shower and toilet or go for the dorm for cheaper accommodation. Everything is clean, the staff is very helpful and speaks English very well, they... More 

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Shinjuku-ku, Tokyo, Japan
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2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

The Capsule Ryokan is an amazing little hotel. The staff are the friendliest I have experienced at any lodging and they actively go out of their way to give advice, help with translation and contacting venues, as well as giving you memorable experiences such as free kimono trying. I used both for capsule and ensuite rooms (I was joined later... More 

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Address: 204 Tsuchihashicho, Shichijo-dori, Aburano-koji, Shimogyo-ku, Kyoto 600-8226, Kyoto Prefecture
Location: Japan > Kinki > Kyoto Prefecture > Kyoto
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $
Hotel Class:2.5 star — Capsule Ryokan Kyoto 2.5*
Number of rooms: 32
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