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Kyoto Tower Hotel

3.5 of 5 Hotel   |   721-1 Higashishiokoji-cho, Shichijoo-sagaru, Higasinotoin-dori, Shimogyo-ku, Kyoto, Kyoto Prefecture 600-8216, Japan (Kyoto Station)
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Ranked #59 of 139 hotels in Kyoto
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  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    3.5 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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Hyderabad, India
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9 reviews 9 reviews
9 hotel reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

We stayed for 2 nights in Deluxe triple room which was quite large, but was a bit dusty. Location is excellent and very convenient for transport, food and entertainment. Complimentary admission to the Kyoto Tower observatory is a nice gesture on hotel's part. The air conditioning is centrally controlled and the room was heated up too much, as the April... More

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Vancouver, BC
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8 hotel reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

i booked a non-smoking room and turned out the hotel gave me a smoking room. They showed me that their record showed smoking. Reluctantly they switched the room and took a while to do so - wasted quite a bit of time. Make sure you call ahead to re-confirm your room preference. This is a really old hotel and hasn't... More

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2 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

1st time travel Kyoto , and 1st time have bad feeling for hotel stay in my life. The room is too small and no air con. I can't sleep well for no air con. The staff is not good in English, and they don't understand what i need. But just only one night in this hotel, so forget it, but... More

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

1st time travel Kyoto, and 1st time have bad feeling in hotel stay.The room is small and no air con . in room, can't sleep whole night. The staff is not very well in English, and i don't think they are nice when i check in, my flight has been delay for 3 hours so i checked in around 6pm,... More

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Nottingham, England
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8 hotel reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We booked this hotel based on availability and price as there wasn't much choice around Sakura season. I was a little worried what we were going to get based on some of the reviews, so when we arrived and saw our room I was very relieved! Small,yes, but no worse than other japanese hotels. The breakfast was very good, helpful... More

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Burfjord, Troms, Norway
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36 reviews 36 reviews
33 hotel reviews
14 helpful votes 14 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 28, 2014

Kyoto Tower Hotel has nice well equipped rooms with ok beds in them, public bath available in the next building (entrance via hotel lobby shop), and good tourist information service at the front desk. They offer smokers room and also smokers salong in common areas. Despite somewhat hard beds and some traffic-noice at night, top rating 6 i given for... More

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Bayville, New Jersey
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36 reviews 36 reviews
16 helpful votes 16 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 7, 2014

I stayed here for a couple nights during my trip to Kyoto. The hotel is in a pretty good spot, since Kyoto station is directly across the street, and there is a fair amount of shopping nearby as well. When you check in, you get a free voucher to go up to Kyoto Tower, which isn't that great, but still... More

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Bulahdelah, Australia
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19 helpful votes 19 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed January 25, 2014

Older hotel so close to the station. Not a lot happening around the station area, but very convenient if you have luggage, and limited time in Kyoto. Room was exceptionally clean, and although compact, was exceptional value at less than $AU50 a night. There was always at least 1 staff member at reception who spoke English, and even those who... More

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Vancouver, Canada
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3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 15, 2014

we arrived Kyoto at 10 pm at the JR Kyoto station. The hotel is just across the street from the station, extremely convenient for a stopover as well as a abase for exploring Kyoto. The bus station is just one traffic light away. the front desk staff were efficient and friendly, the rooms were comfortable, and the price was very... More

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Davao City, Davao City, Philippines
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10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 11, 2014

This hotel is really convenient especially if you have lots of luggage in tow. It is situated right in front of the station and has direct access to it by crossing the road, or passing through the pedestrian subway with the entrance right outside of the hotel. Front desk speaks English well hence no problem with check-in and check-out. Nice... More

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Address: 721-1 Higashishiokoji-cho, Shichijoo-sagaru, Higasinotoin-dori, Shimogyo-ku, Kyoto, Kyoto Prefecture 600-8216, Japan
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Location: Japan > Kinki > Kyoto Prefecture > Kyoto > Kyoto Station
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Ranked #59 of 139 hotels in Kyoto
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Hotel Class:3.5 star — Kyoto Tower Hotel 3.5*
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