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Kyoto Rich Hotel

3.0 of 5 Hotel   |   Gojo-agaru, Kawaramachi-dori, Shimogyo-ku, Kyoto, Kyoto Prefecture 600-8029, Japan
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Ranked #187 of 333 Hotels / Ryokan in Kyoto
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3 of 5 stars reviewed 1 week ago
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  • Location
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    3 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    3 of 5 stars
  • Service
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    3 of 5 stars
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Sydney, Australia
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109 reviews 109 reviews
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82 helpful votes 82 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

I stayed here for three nights and it was ok. The price was good, the room ok and the location was ok. A 20 min walk to tge train station, or a 5 minute taxi ride. The staff were ok although spoke very little english. Breakfast could be purchased although I didn't check it out. It was quiet and clean.... More 

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Istanbul, Turkey
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17 reviews 17 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 10, 2014

I have been in this hotel for 6 nights. Hotel room was quite small but this seems to be same for every hotel around this price in japan so I will not complain about it since room was really clean and in good condition. Hotel staff is always smiling and trying to help you. Breakfast was also good ( 980... More 

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Penang,Malaysia
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1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 21, 2014

It is indeed value for money. Great location, about 200m to Kiyomizu Gojo Keihan station; we reach this station from Nara , without having to go to Kyoto staion. There is a bus stop across the road with buses to Kyoto station;on the same side of the road is Kawaramachi Gojo bus stop, buses from Kyoto station pass by here;... More 

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Machida, Japan
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed July 15, 2014

I have to say the stay at this hotel was not very good. This is mostly because: -Dirty room: It was full of dust under the bed when we tried to look for something there. -Not very convenient location: you will need to take a bus to go most of the places such as famous temples or Kyoto station. I... More 

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Antwerp, Belgium
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114 helpful votes 114 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 2, 2014

I went here slightly apprehensively, having read some of the reviews here. I was relieved to find a perfectly acceptable hotel. I think with cheap hotels like this, a lot depends on what you pay and what your expectations are. I didn't exactly expect a Four Seasons hotel, but I do expect cleanliness and safety and a certain degree of... More 

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Washington DC, District of Columbia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 12, 2014 via mobile

We chose this hotel because it's quite affordable and looked ok. We were very pleasantly surprised. The rooms are great, western style with everything you expect. The staff speaks English and is incredibly friendly. There's free internet. There is a bus stop right in front of the door from which you can get to all the sites in Kyoto. Highly... More 

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2 of 5 stars Reviewed October 17, 2013 via mobile

This hotel is OLD AND DIRTY ! Me and my partner stayed here for 3 nights and i know the saying "you get what you pay for" but i didnt expect our room to be as old, smelly and dirty as it is ! The rooms and overal hotel is so outdated they must have had the same furniture for... More 

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Hong Kong
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7 hotel reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed May 10, 2008

Though the rate I get is higher then 25 pounds per night, it is significantly lower than the one of Granvia at the time of my stay. The hotel is 1 to 4 bus stop away from the Kyoto station (depends on the bus one takes). Gion is within walking distance (10 to 15 minutes). Location is not too good... More 

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Cambridge, UK
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93 helpful votes 93 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed January 4, 2008

Generally you get what you pay for, and at less than 6,000 yen (about 25 pounds) per night, including a buffet breakfast, I wasn`t expecting much from the Rich Hotel. There are some negatives about this place - the rooms are very worn, the furniture is old, and mine smelled of stale cigarette smoke, but the bed linen was very... More 

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Address: Gojo-agaru, Kawaramachi-dori, Shimogyo-ku, Kyoto, Kyoto Prefecture 600-8029, Japan
Location: Japan > Kinki > Kyoto Prefecture > Kyoto
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $
Hotel Class:3 star — Kyoto Rich Hotel 3*
Number of rooms: 109
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