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Ryokan Ohto

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  |   7 Ichinohashi Miyanouchi-cho, Higashiyama-ku, Kyoto 605-0994, Kyoto Prefecture
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Ranked #274 of 333 Hotels / Ryokan in Kyoto
3.0 of 5 stars 74 Reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 16, 2014
Melissa O Midleton, Cork, Ireland
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  • Location
    4 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    3 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    3 of 5 stars
  • Service
    2.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    3.5 of 5 stars
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Seattle, Washington
2 reviews
1 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

we arrived and found out that they overbooked two rooms. I had to share a room with another person and two other people had to stay in a room with no bathroom. (originally we paid for a room with a bathroom.) One night no water coming from anywhere. We could not flash toilets or take shower. No where to find... More 

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Midleton, Cork, Ireland
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 16, 2014 via mobile

Stayed here for three nights with husband and teenage son. Room was perfectly sized for us and had a little balcony also. Bathroom was a tight squeeze but adequate. It is well located just off the main tourist drag but connections are close by. Enjoyed eating in the neighbourhood cafés and restaurants and used the laundromat. Owner was reserved but... More 

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New York City, New York
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3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed October 27, 2014

This is a reasonable, well located ryokan. Don't expect anything fancy. The bathroom and toilet are down the hall, the walls are paper thin and our room had no window. Nonetheless, we stayed there for 4 nights in September and have few regrets. It is on a subway line and a busy bus line. It is close to the train... More 

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San Jose, California
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6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 13, 2014

A bit of a walk from Kyoto Station but not unbareable. Got lost getting here, very turned around once we got out of the station. But once we figured out where it was it was easy getting around and getting situated. There are a ton of Ryokans in Kyoto and all the best ones get taken right away so I... More 

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Singapore, Singapore
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed August 4, 2014

This was a pretty respectable place to stay in Kyoto for the price! Location: Near Shichijo Station which is convenient for getting around! It's on a side street off the main street so might take some time finding. Service: Check in was acceptable. Usually no one at the counter, and sometime we see them sleeping at the back. Decor: Was... More 

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Palo Alto, California
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed August 2, 2014

Bottom line: two relatively sleepless nights… although defendants of this establishment might claim some residuals of jetlag influenced the minimal REM. The room itself was clean & basic – tatami floor & a small table, with a shared bathroom & toilet. The issue was that the walls had no acoustic insulation: any sound, inside the hotel as well as external,... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 8, 2014

I spent here 4 nights with my family, during our kyoto visit. I was a bit worried, since I red these reviews before we arrived to Kyoto, but we had absolutely no problems. The lady was really nice, and liked our daughter much. Only minus was my own fault when I was so tired that I paid too much (4000... More 

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Geneva, Switzerland
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8 reviews 8 reviews
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed June 8, 2014

This is the worst accomodation experience we have had, not only in Japan but worlwide (travelling on a world tour). A friend of mine had booked 2 rooms for 2 couples for 3 nights and had pre paid via a booking website. When we arrived, the owner lady told us that we could not get 2 separate rooms as booked... More 

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Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 30, 2014

Ryokan Ohto provides comfortable lodging in the Japanese style. Great location, two station away from Kyoto Station. Convenience Store is just about 5 mins walk from the Ryokan. The bathroom is very clean and with a Japanese's style bath tub. Water supply is good.

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1 of 5 stars Reviewed May 1, 2014

I booked this room online for my trip in May 1-2 in Kyoto and specified privatebathroom as I am travelling with my son (5 years old). The old lady gave me a room without bathroom and said the rate in the website is only for 1st April. Totally not stated in the website! I let it go and went out... More 

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Address: 7 Ichinohashi Miyanouchi-cho, Higashiyama-ku, Kyoto 605-0994, Kyoto Prefecture
Location: Japan > Kinki > Kyoto Prefecture > Kyoto
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $
Hotel Class:2.5 star — Ryokan Ohto 2.5*
Number of rooms: 12
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