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Kyoto Traveler's Inn

91 Okazaki Enshojicho, Sakyo-ku, Kyoto, Kyoto Prefecture 606-8344, Japan (Gion Higashiyama / Kita Shirakawa / Kurama / Yase / Ohara)
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Ranked #73 of 141 hotels in Kyoto
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5 of 5 stars reviewed 1 week ago
cwatki123 London, United Kingdom
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  • Location
    4 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    3.5 of 5 stars
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    3 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    3.5 of 5 stars
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London, United Kingdom
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7 reviews 7 reviews
5 hotel reviews
10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

I stayed here for a few days with a friend whilst visiting Kyoto. The staff are very friendly and helpful and speak English well enough to offer advise and guidance on anything that you might need to know. They also let us check-in several hours early. It's a short walk and easy to find from Higashiyama subway station and located... More

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leizumishere, オーナー at Kyoto Traveler's Inn, responded to this review

Dear Mr. cwatki123 Thank you very much for staying at Kyoto Traveler's Inn. Hope you had a good time with this one of the festive moments of the year. At this moment we are making detailed walking suggestions starting KTI for 30min. 1hr., and 2 hours course. We hope you will find deeper Kyoto everytime you visit Kyoto! Sincerely, I... More

Shanghai, China
2 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Don't look further, this is an excellent place for a reasonable price in Kyoto. Good location. Nice staff. Clean rooms with bathroom although I also recommend you the public bathroom to complete your Japanese experience!

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leizumishere, オーナー at Kyoto Traveler's Inn, responded to this review

Dear Ms. Lucia B Thank you very much for choosing us. We hope you enjoyed your trip to Kyoto. Please come back again. Sincerely, I Nakagawa More

Tokyo, Japan
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18 reviews 18 reviews
11 hotel reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I have been here many times, both for business and for leisure. The rooms are good and clean, with a/c, refrigerator, electric kettle, etc.; there is a Japanese-style public bath downstairs which is really pleasant; the location is good, in Higashiyama ward near Heian shrine; the price is very reasonable (may vary with season). They do not provide internet connection... More

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leizumishere, 支配人 at Kyoto Traveler's Inn, responded to this review

Dear Mr. Loteoc Thank you very much for choosing us. We apologize for the wi-fi system did not meet your satisfaction this time. We really appreciate if you could let us know which room you stayed so that we could fix that problem. As of last summer, all the rooms should be wi-fi free with password so we must fix... More

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1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 19, 2014

The location is very good in Okazaki area and there is pretty Cafe.This Cafe is very comfortable and they have English menu. I recommend Matcha(Japanese green tea)Drink. I hope many backpackers spend good time in this cafe.

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leizumishere, Owner at Kyoto Traveler's Inn, responded to this review

Dear Tarouchan Thank you very much for your review. Matcha Drink w/wo ice-cream is our favorite, too. We hope you liked our new bathroom with Ki-Yan's Artwork. Sincerely, IN More

Melbourne, Australia
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13 reviews 13 reviews
8 hotel reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 26, 2014

Great location near the Torii gate and opposite the cherry-blossom lined canal. Very friendly service and good breakfast with choice of Japanese or Western style. Comfortable room - no lift but didn't bother us. Asked for a recommendation for good ramen and got sent to Miyaki Ramen in Gion where the locals go and was not disappointed. Excellent value for... More

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leizumishere, オーナー at Kyoto Traveler's Inn, responded to this review

Dear Blimit Thank you so much for choosing us. Kyoto is famous for Ramen shops and there are at least 200 of them. Please come back again and find your real favorite Ramen shop. Probably, if you ask each staff, they would have given you different answers. My favorite is Tonryu ( 東龍)near Philosopher's walk/Ginkakuji Area. Sincerely, IN More

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6 reviews 6 reviews
6 hotel reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 3, 2014

My family and I loved it here! It was the fifth place we had stayed in our seven days so far in Japan and we would have loved to stay here longer than our two-night stay. We stayed in a Japanese family room for two adults and our two teenage children and it was very clean, comfortable and spacious. Staff... More

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leizumishere, オーナー at Kyoto Traveler's Inn, responded to this review

Dear Kylea S Thank you very much for staying with us. Currently we are in the process of making Walking Recommendation nearby us. Hopefully, it should be ready by the time you come back to Kyoto again. Sincerely, IN More

Bangkok, Thailand
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20 reviews 20 reviews
10 hotel reviews
16 helpful votes 16 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 26, 2014

Conveniently placed, very close to Heian shrine, Kyoto municipal museum of art, Zoo , Nanzen-ji shrine. Triple Room is well equipped but it is quite small so we have to arrange the traffic inside the room in order not to bump into one another. The bathroom is twice the size the cabin toilet. Their is no electronic panel for the... More

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leizumishere, オーナー at Kyoto Traveler's Inn, responded to this review

Dear JuJuNoNo Thank you very much for choosing us. We are sorry for inconveniencing you with the room traffic and small bathroom situation in the guest room. Your comment is very important us and we would like to find some solutions in the near future. However, you seem enjoy the Okazaki Area in a very ideal way and we are... More

Santa Cruz, California
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36 reviews 36 reviews
4 hotel reviews
21 helpful votes 21 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 10, 2014

We stayed here twice and found the location and pricing extradordinary. Easy walking distance to the Philosopher's Walk and good restaurants nearby. The staff operated this very busy hotel with calmness and efficiency. Try the Japanese rooms, the mats make the rooms seem a bit more roomy. Staff helped with other arrangements and helpful advice. Upon arrival you will receive... More

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leizumishere, オーナー at Kyoto Traveler's Inn, responded to this review

Dear Mr. Tom H Thank you very much for staying with us. We hope you enjoyed walking around us. At this moment, we are making a new website for us and one of the thing we are featuring is that ' Walking suggestions starting from KTI' Please come back again! Sincerely, I Nakagawa More

USA
Top Contributor
164 reviews 164 reviews
69 hotel reviews
73 helpful votes 73 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 27, 2014

We stayed here twice - separated by five years. I am happy we used the Inn again. The location is superb. The rooms are clean but a bit small. The same for the bathroom. The lobby has been redone with wall and ceiling paintings by a renowned Japanese artist. It is beautiful. English is spoken by the desk staff. Wi... More

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leizumishere, オーナー at Kyoto Traveler's Inn, responded to this review

Dear DennisUSA Thank you very much for choosing us again. The public area is finished and you will be able to enjoy the mural by Hideki Ki-Yan Kimura of J-Flowers next time you visit us. We apologize for the inconvenience may have caused since you stayed us during the renovation period. Otherwise, we hope you enjoyed Kyoto less crowded, enjoyable... More

Annapolis, Maryland
1 review
4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 17, 2013

The Traveler"s Inn was very reasonably priced, it was very clean, had what I needed,even the Japanese bath on the lower floor, one for men and one for women. If you needed to do laundry they how a washer and dryer and sink for hand washing. The staff was wonderful, some of the best people I have met. So respectful... More

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Address: 91 Okazaki Enshojicho, Sakyo-ku, Kyoto, Kyoto Prefecture 606-8344, Japan
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Location: Japan > Kinki > Kyoto Prefecture > Kyoto > Gion Higashiyama / Kita Shirakawa / Kurama / Yase / Ohara
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#12 Best Value Hotel in Kyoto
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