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Capsule Ryokan Kyoto

2.5 of 5 Capsule Hotel   |   204 Tsuchihashicho, Shichijo-dori, Aburano-koji, Shimogyo-ku, Kyoto, Kyoto Prefecture 600-8226, Japan
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Ranked #5 of 232 Specialty lodging in Kyoto
Certificate of Excellence 2014
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5 of 5 stars reviewed yesterday
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    4.5 of 5 stars
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Dublin, Ireland
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed yesterday NEW

10 minutes walk from Kyoto Station. The Receptionist was very welcoming/ informative with great English. We already had a few Temples & touristic places we wanted to see and when I mentioned them, he gave more options, and planed the order based on locations, closing times, and wrote it all down with bus numbers & bus stop names. It was... More

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Capsule Ryokan served as a perfect hotel for exploring Kyoto. The single tatami room was comfortable, clean, and quiet. The staff were friendly, hospitable, and knowledgeable about the area. The guides in the rooms provided excellent descriptions, directions, and explanations for travelers, but not for "tourists." Lastly, the location was great for exploring the city and getting to the train... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Stayed in one of the ensure rooms- tiny, but after travelling round japan that is now normal to us! Everything is room is so well thought out- big suitcases fitted comfortably in boxes under the beds, adaptor was already there, futon was very comfortable. The best bit about this hostel though it undoubtedly the service. As soon as we arrived... More

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West Richland, Washington
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

As a first time traveler to Japan and Kyoto, I thoroughly enjoyed my stay at the Capsule Ryokan Kyoto. The location was convenient to the Kyoto Station, dining and gift shops. The staff was extremely helpful and informative of where and how to get around. The accommodations were all that I needed.

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Biel, Switzerland
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8 reviews 8 reviews
8 hotel reviews
13 helpful votes 13 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

If you go to Japan, you should stay in a Capsule. And if you stay in a capsule, you should dtay here :-) it's great and close to the Train Station, they also have good recommendations for Okkonomyiaki and a Bakery.

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Hong Kong, China
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

the staff are all very friendly and helpful. The room was clean and comfortable.it's easy for me to find the hotel,since there's a map on their official website.Follow the map and it will be easy to find the location.Great transport network.can go to other tourist spots by bus to JR easily.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

The room, location and staff at this hotel are top notch, especially given the price, which is an incredible bargain for Kyoto. The hotel room is incredibly efficient. The room is about big enough for two tatami mats, which roll up when you are done with them. Under the tatami mats is a platform with two storage bins for your... More

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Melbourne, Australia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This little hotel is a magnificent place to stay for a few days or a week. Rooms are small but spotlessly clean and comfortable although just a little on the small side. The great things about Capsule Ryokan is its location and the staff and the value. Easy to find just 5-10 minutes walk from Kyoto station, next to 2... More

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Birmingham, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I had a private room at this hotel. Staff were extremely polite and helpful and gave me a lot of information regarding travel and sight seeing in Kyoto which helped me a lot. I can't fault them, as I would expect from Japanese hospitality. The room was unusual, but as I wasn't there for most of the day I didn't... More

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Osaka, Japan
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 weeks ago

Very nice accommodation with a pleasant seating area, with free tea, coffee and sometimes Kakigori! Staff are friendly and very helpful. The location is also great, closen to Kyoto station with good local and national connections. Close by are also Nishihonganji temple and Higaahi Honganji temple

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Address: 204 Tsuchihashicho, Shichijo-dori, Aburano-koji, Shimogyo-ku, Kyoto, Kyoto Prefecture 600-8226, Japan
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Location: Japan > Kinki > Kyoto Prefecture > Kyoto
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Hotel Class:2.5 star — Capsule Ryokan Kyoto 2.5*
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Everything you would expect from a luxury ryokan in a 10 square meters. A king size Tatami bed with two comfortable futon and double insulated walls (for additional privacy), thick mattresses, air conditioner and a folding table. The rooms are also equipped with the latest facilities such as a stylish shower room, Sharp AQUOS 32 inch LCD TV and fully automatic toilet.* A large storage space is available under the Tatami bed as well. ... more   less 
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