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Ryokan Ohto

2.5 of 5 Ryokan   |   7 Ichinohashi Miyanouchi-cho, Higashiyama-ku, Kyoto, Kyoto Prefecture 605-0994, Japan
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Ranked #140 of 192 Kyoto B&B and Inns
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed August 4, 2014
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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
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    3.5 of 5 stars
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Singapore, Singapore
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37 reviews 37 reviews
11 hotel reviews
19 helpful votes 19 helpful votes
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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21 reviews 21 reviews
15 hotel reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
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 hotel reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
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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5 reviews 5 reviews
4 hotel reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
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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3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
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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Birmingham, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 14, 2014

I loved this place! It was near the station and on the route of the buses that takes you to the main temples, besides the lady that runs it is very kind and nice. The place is very clean and comfortable

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London, United Kingdom
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9 hotel reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed February 7, 2014

The single room is comfortable with air con / heating system and wifi in the room working fine. The shared toilet is clean but freezing( i been here in December) the communal shower room is also clean, have only one on the ground floor though! Good location, very close to Kyoto train station and in walking distance of the Kiyomizudera... More

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Bangkok, Thailand
1 review
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed April 24, 2013

I had been visited this place before on 2010 for 1 night with my international exchange student friends and everything went so good. A guy at the reception was well-communicated in English and really helpful. Economy and friendly accommodation lead to my latest April 2013 Kyoto trip with my family. Everything was like hell this time. I booked this ryokan... More

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Hiroshima, Japan
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3 hotel reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 17, 2013

A great no-frills ryokan near Sanjuusangendoo in Kyoto. Clean rooms. I always stay in the 3 and one half mat room as it is very cozy, but it does not have its own bathroom if that is something that is important. Other larger rooms do. The shower room is clean and functional and in any case there are two lovely... More

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