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Hotel Gimmond Kyoto

3.0 of 5 Hotel   |   Takakura-Oike-dori, Nakagyo-ku, Kyoto, Kyoto Prefecture 604-8015, Japan
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Ranked #42 of 141 hotels in Kyoto
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4 of 5 stars reviewed 4 weeks ago
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  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4 of 5 stars
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Sydney, Australia
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9 reviews 9 reviews
8 hotel reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Stayed here for two nights in March 2013. The room is your stock standard Japanese hotel room, small but it was comfortable and clean. Staff is great, they were very helpful. The location is great, short walk to subway line, short walking distance to Nishiki Market and good restaurants close by. You can pretty much walk to various parts of... More

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6 hotel reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Small hotel in a very good location 1 minute walk from metro (if you get out of the right exit, as there are many). Has two restaurants inside, we tries the Italian and it was very nice not too good though. Very many restaurants in the area, ask them about the one in the near ally - it was great!... More

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Genève, Suisse
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 2, 2014

I enjoyed my stay in this hotel which is in a good central location. Close to the food market, Gion and the nighlife area. The rooms were basic but very clean and had all the facilities i needed. I would definitely stay here again.

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Sydney, Australia
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8 reviews 8 reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 31, 2014

I stayed here in May 2014.only a few minutes from karasuma oike, Gion, and centrally located in Kyoto. Rooms a little outdated and tiny but at least clean. We had breakfast in the Japanese restaurant which was delicious and different rather than go with a western style breakfast. There are restaurants nearby and boutiques to explore in the backstreets and... More

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 30, 2014

Hotel Gimmond is centrally located making it an ideal springboard to see the rest of Kyoto. It's located only a couple stops from Kyoto station via the Karasuma line, and also is a short walk from the Tozai line. Both Gion, Pontocho, and the Nishiki Market are all in walking distance. The hotel itself is a standard business hotel. The... More

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 27, 2014

pros - centrally located. Walking distance to Karasuma Oike subway, shopping district, Gion and plenty of restaurants. Free high speed wifi in rooms, decent sized rooms, great shower, polite, English speaking staff. Good free maps of Kyoto, Luggage holding service, good air con. Cons - expensive laundering service, noisy corridors, no English TV.

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12 hotel reviews
15 helpful votes 15 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 27, 2014

Gimmond turned out to be an amazing surprise. It's extremely well located -within minutes of subway and bus stops, right in the middle of downtown Kyoto. The staff spoke perfect English and was always willing to help us with anything we asked, from direction to a temple, how to use the buses and buying a bus pass, to finding a... More

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29 reviews 29 reviews
9 hotel reviews
15 helpful votes 15 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 21, 2014

This hotel was comfortable and well located in the center of Kyoto not far from the place where the Karasuma and Tozai subway lines. The Front Desk personnel all seem to speak quite good English. The beds were good

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8 reviews 8 reviews
6 hotel reviews
29 helpful votes 29 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed May 13, 2014

We booked likeing the location. But to our Surprise. The hotel is Small, Cramped, No Pool, No English tv channels& No in room internet! Pics are Deceiving! Also Lanuage is Such a Huge Barrier! Make Sure You Do Lots of Research on Hotels, Before You Book!

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2 of 5 stars Reviewed May 13, 2014

Stayed for 3 nights. Location is ok. Just 2 minutes walk to the Karasumaoike Subway Station. About 1km from Shijo center. Room was very small. Massive carpet stains, but all else clean. First night we stayed there, the air condition was disabled (24 degrees C). Luckily, the second night they enabled it. Walls are thin and can hear when people... More

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Address: Takakura-Oike-dori, Nakagyo-ku, Kyoto, Kyoto Prefecture 604-8015, Japan
Location: Japan > Kinki > Kyoto Prefecture > Kyoto
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Hotel Class:3 star — Hotel Gimmond Kyoto 3*
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