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Urban Hotel Kyoto

3.0 of 5 4-59 Fukakusa Nishiura-cho, Fushimi-ku, Kyoto, Kyoto Prefecture 612-0029, Japan
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  • Sleep Quality
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Location
    3 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4 of 5 stars
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Warsaw, Poland
20 reviews 20 reviews
9 hotel reviews
32 helpful votes 32 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Stayed for 3 nights. We picked this one because of the availability around and — of course — the price. Pretty poor service, sleeping experience and a kind of a joke breakfast. Getting there — taxi, approx. 1500Y from Kyoto Station Check-in — OK, smooth, strange key policy (you have to return it every time you leave the hotel) Lobby... More

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Kuala Lumpur
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10 reviews 10 reviews
9 hotel reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

1st of all, we got a room with the aircond not working. 2nd, we got a room facing the other room in front which is barely 3ft away. With the aircond not working, we had to keep the windows open, but having to face the opposite room is just not it. The rooms are old and the smell of ciggies... More

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Tampere, Finland
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7 reviews 7 reviews
7 hotel reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Stayed for 3 nights. Location wise not the best but one bus line goes to kyoto station from near the hotel. Taxi from Kyoto station is 1000Y/15min. Closest station is Fukakusa on Keihan line. Near hotel in convenience store and further some restaurants. Walking distance to awesome fushimi inari shrine (go by nightfall, very atmospheric!). Hotel itself is showing age... More

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9 reviews 9 reviews
5 hotel reviews
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 14, 2014

The hotel it's at Fukakusa area, very calm and nice area to walk around. Very good hotel quality price, the building it's quite old but clean and comfortable. Very small bar area, limited breakfast offer but correct.

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Senior Contributor
31 reviews 31 reviews
19 hotel reviews
32 helpful votes 32 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 19, 2014

Excellent stay, friendly staff that can speak English fluently. 10 minutes walk from Fukakusa station. Near to Fushimi Inari Shrine that takes 15 minutes to walk from this hotel. You can even rent a bike for the day. Family mart in front of the hotel and other shops with walking distance. The room is small but comfortable. They even sell... More

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Bogota, Colombia
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71 reviews 71 reviews
24 hotel reviews
69 helpful votes 69 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 29, 2014

This is a business type hotel so don't expect anything fancy. The room is small, enough space for a full size bed, a small desk, and a small bathroom. However, the bed was really comfortable, the room very clean, and the room has everything you needed (complimentary tea, tv, kettle, etc.). The location is good too, 10 minutes walking from... More

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6 hotel reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 25, 2014 via mobile

we booked a room through agoda, which we got quite a low price for 2 persons in 2 nights. we arrived to the hotel was around 8 pm straight from kansai airport, which we were extremely tired. the staff is good enough to provide us free drink and their friendly attitude. the hotel is just a few minutes from a... More

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Baguio, Philippines
2 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 20, 2014 via mobile

Good value hotel. It is located in a quiet neighborhood, few minutes walk to the train station and Fushimi Inari Taisha Shrine. Convenience store located just in front of the hotel. The room is small but clean and staff were polite and can speak English very well.

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Basingstoke, United Kingdom
13 reviews 13 reviews
11 hotel reviews
22 helpful votes 22 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 16, 2014

This hotel is a very standard Japanese budget hotel. Small room and bed, but the room was clean and comfortable and quiet. The location is out of the centre of Kyoto, it is about 2-3 stops on the train from Kyoto station, but is within walking distance of the beautiful Inari Shrine. The hotel itself is a 10-15 minute walk... More

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アーバンホテル京都, フロント オフィス マネージャー at Urban Hotel Kyoto, responded to this review

Thank you for staying with us. How was your trip? We hope you had a great time in Kyoto. From our hotel, it is eassy to go to Kinki area, for example Osaka, Nara and Kobe. Also, Fusimi Inaritaisha is wonderful place! Did you go to the top of the mountain? From the top, you can look down the city... More

Mumbai (Bombay), India
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37 reviews 37 reviews
5 hotel reviews
26 helpful votes 26 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 2, 2014

For me, the only image I had of Kyoto before the Japan visit was the vermillion gates of Fushimi Inari & it was imperative I stay close to it. This was my rationale for going with this hotel. Yes it is budget. Which in Japan means a small but impeccably clean room. No frills like a swimming pool or spa.... More

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Address: 4-59 Fukakusa Nishiura-cho, Fushimi-ku, Kyoto, Kyoto Prefecture 612-0029, Japan
Location: Japan > Kinki > Kyoto Prefecture > Kyoto > Kyoto Station
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $
Hotel Class:3 star — Urban Hotel Kyoto 3*
Number of rooms: 199
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