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Khaosan Kyoto Theater

346 Iseiyacho, Gokomachi Rokkaku sagaru, Nakagyo-ku, Kyoto 604-8066, Kyoto Prefecture
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  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4.5 of 5 stars
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9 reviews 9 reviews
4 hotel reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

My partner, a friend and myself travelled to Kyoto to stay at this hostel in February 2015 - all up we stayed 6 night because we were so impressed. Firstly, the placement of this hostel is ideal, right in the heart of Kyoto, it is a minute walk to the Nishiki Market and a main shopping plaza as well as... More 

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London, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 18, 2015

I was recommended this hostel by a friend who had stayed at Khaosan in Tokyo and I am so glad I took her advice. The dorms consist of sturdy cubicle-style beds with curtains so you get much more privacy than hostels with normal bunk beds. Bathroom facilities are clean and shampoo/soap is available. We didn't make much use of the... More 

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Vancouver, Canada
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11 hotel reviews
31 helpful votes 31 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 5, 2015

The location of this hostel is great. It’s walking distance to Gion, and you can take the bus anywhere you want to. The staff is super nice, and they have a great wall of recommended restaurants with pictures which is very helpful. They have a bar downstairs and a movie theater. It a pretty cool place to hang out and... More 

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Sydney, Australia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 3, 2015

I was staying at an ordinary ryokan in Kyoto when I happened to stumble upon this place (I actually thought it was a Theater with regular shows etc so I went in to have peek) Suddenly I was met by the most warm and welcoming smile of the staff. Wow what a lovely surprise. They are totally organised for folks... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 2, 2015 via mobile

My friend and I stayed here for two nights in a mixed dorm. We had so much fun! All the guests were social and friendly, the facilities were clean and warm and the location is perfect. Near the river, surrounded by great restaurants and shopping. Thanks so much guys!

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Taipei, Taiwan
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 29, 2015

It just closes Nishiki market(錦市場) and shinkyogoku shopping street(新京極) around 5 min walk. Travelers can go any attractions conveniently by bus, JR or metro from this hostel. The staff is really nice here. The bed and utilities are clean as well. Khaosan Kyoto Theater is the top one hostel that I recommend in Kyoto.

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29 helpful votes 29 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 16, 2015

This was an amazing hosel! Great location (in the heart of Kyoto's charming neighborhood near the market, shopping, metro, etc.) Extremely clean Cool lounge area and rooftop Small enough to be intimate Super lavish private bathroom, in the female dorm, that boasts separate shower and toilet Big bright dorm room with ample spacing for personal belongings and luggage Private colorful... More 

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London, United Kingdom
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27 reviews 27 reviews
15 hotel reviews
16 helpful votes 16 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 14, 2015

This is without a doubt the best hostel I have ever stayed in. It's big, has good facilities, cheap laundry, a clean kitchen with free tea/coffee and lovely staff. The dorms are capsule style and really nice with comfortable beds and huge lockers for both big bags and shoes in your room and the showers are really hot with good... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 19, 2014 via mobile

Really enjoyed my time at this hostel! The hostel bar is a great place to meat other travellers staying in the hostel and is very well priced! The staff at the hostel are all ways smiling and very happy to assist you with enquiries you have The hostel is close to the shopping and food areas in Kyoto and is... More 

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23 helpful votes 23 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 15, 2014

This is the 2nd Khaosan hostel i visit after Tokyo.The hostel was great and clean, i tried the deluxe dorm or they call it kimono dorm which was interesting. The room has one toilet and shower inside, but we can use other restroom as well. Location not really hard to find once you found the nearest Subway station. Carefully follow... More 

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