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Hotel Sunroute Kyoto

3.0 of 5 406 Nanbacho, Matsubara-sagaru, Kawaramachi-dori, Shimogyo-ku, Kyoto 600-8027, Kyoto Prefecture
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    4 of 5 stars
  • Location
    4 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    3.5 of 5 stars
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    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4 of 5 stars
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83 reviews 83 reviews
35 hotel reviews
30 helpful votes 30 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 21, 2014

We stayed at the Sunroute for three nights before starting a tour of Shikoku and another two nights on our return. At first glance the location didn't greatly impress but, actually, it isn't far from quite a lot of places you will want to visit. A short walk from Gion and the biggest department stores, a longer walk to the... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 21, 2014

Stayed for four nights from 4th November 2014, An excellent location on the edge of the Gion district. About a 1000 yen taxi ride from the main railway station. All the staff we encountered were very helpful. The best breakfast choice (western and Japanese) that we encountered during our 2+ week tour through Honshu and Kyushu. After exhausting tourist visits... More 

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Bansko
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30 helpful votes 30 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 21, 2014

The hotel is located on one of the good shopping streets and close to shopping arcades and the Nikishi market. The metro is also close by. The reception is on the second floor, which is a bit irritating when you arrive. Rooms are small but spotlessly clean and well equipped. Same applies to bathroom. Service was warm hearted and outstanding.... More 

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Bangkok
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17 hotel reviews
29 helpful votes 29 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 13, 2014

Hotel situated on the main road downtown Kyoto. A few blocks from Takashimaya Department store. A few steps from GION. Surrounding by nice restaurants. And some attractions are in the walking distance. The hotel itself is a bit old but still functioning well. Room are old but more space than the usual Japanese hotels. Hotel provide free internet access only... More 

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Brisbane, Australia
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52 helpful votes 52 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 25, 2014

We stayed here four nights on our second trip to Kyoto and this is the best position for walking to Gion, shopping district, niski markets, eastern hills, shrines, philosophers walk etc. Taxi from station cost around $9 and took under 10 mins. Bus stop is right out front and randomly caught this a few times to shops etc. Buy a... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 7, 2014

I stayed this hotel one month ago for 3 nights. The hotel location is good, it was close to Kyoto station (8 min. by car) and some historical and touristic places like Gion and Higashiyama Area (Kiyomizudera is 20 min. by walking). There is a bus stop (Kawaramachi Matsubara, Bus No:4, 17 and 205) in front of the hotel. Also... More 

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Toronto, Canada
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9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 3, 2014

Good service & location, near a bus stop, main attractions, shops, & bus stop. Upon request while booking with expedia, they had given me a room with the most amazing view of the river & hills, & I was lucky to view the beautiful river, sunrise & sunset each day. A walk away from Yasaka shrine, & Kiyomizudera temple. Only... More 

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Sydney, Australia
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30 helpful votes 30 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 30, 2014

Location: Excellent -------------------------- 5 stops on busy 17, 205 or 4 if you're arriving from Kyoto Station. Most of these buses will also get you closer to the "must see" temples in Kyoto than any other train line. It was also a short walk from Gion and the main Kyoto city area where there are lots of shops and food... More 

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29 helpful votes 29 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 6, 2014

Five stops from Kyoto Station by bus No. 17. You can find the hotel easily. There was a convenience store on the way from the bus stop to the hotel. At the time of check-in, I received a nutritious drink (only for women) and a handy fan. You can also choose additional tea bags and amenities. Wet towels are fine,... More 

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Kuala Selangor, Malaysia
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3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 17, 2014

Went to Japan on March 2014 Hotel Review: Convenient yet reasonable hotel Bus stop is right infront of hotel Near to Kyoto bus station. (2-3station away) Serve reasonable breakfast if u purchase one day before. (for your grab and go) Free Wifi at the lobby. Friendly front staffs. You may take advise from front staff on your daily itinerary. they... More 

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Address: 406 Nanbacho, Matsubara-sagaru, Kawaramachi-dori, Shimogyo-ku, Kyoto 600-8027, Kyoto Prefecture
Location: Japan > Kinki > Kyoto Prefecture > Kyoto > Kawaramachi / Karasuma / Shijo Omiya
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Hotel Class:3 star — Hotel Sunroute Kyoto 3*
Number of rooms: 144
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