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Hotel Sunroute Kyoto

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406 Nanbacho, Matsubara-sagaru, Kawaramachi-dori, Shimogyo-ku, Kyoto 600-8027, Kyoto Prefecture
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  • Location
    4 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4 of 5 stars
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Fukuoka, Japan
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18 reviews 18 reviews
10 hotel reviews
13 helpful votes 13 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

I needed three nights in Kyoto and only had a little time to make the booking. Various sites listed many properties that were sold out. I found Hotel Sunroute for JPY48,000 for 3 nights. I would class it a as good 3-star establishment. The staff is excellent. The room is quite small, typical for Japanese hotels, the bathroom is also... More 

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Phnomphen
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3 reviews 3 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

excellent location, right next to the memorial, friendly and competent service, for Euro 70 quiet and super large room. Wifi included, I didn't eat there, so cannot say anything about that. definitely a great place to stay.

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Los Angeles, California
2 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The hotel is on a relatively quiet street close to (10 mins walk/2 mins bus ride) shopping and restaurants. There is a bus stop right in front which makes getting around the city very convenient. The room is a little dated but clean.

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New York City, New York
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177 reviews 177 reviews
21 hotel reviews
78 helpful votes 78 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed February 16, 2015

Stayed here for 2 nights. It's not a bad hotel. Their bathrooms were small and not well ventilated but at least the rooms did not smell like smoke. Other hotels we've been at did smell like smoke even though we requested non-smoking rooms. The reception desk was friendly and had no issues checking in or out. They did speak enough... More 

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Melbourne, Australia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 13, 2015

I stayed at the hotel sunroute for 3 nights in January 2015. After some initial problems finding it (due to my ignorance of the japan public transport system), I arrived early (around 11am), but pleasingly, was told I was able to get into my room early (a god send after a long haul flight). The sunroute is in a great... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 22, 2015

Been traveling through Japan for 2 weeks now and I absolutely fell in love with this hotel. It is clean, the location is great and it has everything within reach. We were able to do our laundry. The rooms are quite big, even though we had the small 2person room with a small bed. Note: we are tall Europeans! Even... More 

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York
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34 helpful votes 34 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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London, United Kingdom
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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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17 hotel reviews
40 helpful votes 40 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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48 reviews 48 reviews
18 hotel reviews
34 helpful votes 34 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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