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Urban Hotel Kyoto

3.0 of 5 Hotel   |   4-59 Fukakusa Nishiura-cho, Fushimi-ku, Kyoto, Kyoto Prefecture 612-0029, Japan (Kyoto Station)
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Ranked #71 of 141 hotels in Kyoto
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3 of 5 stars reviewed 6 days ago
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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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Basingstoke, United Kingdom
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13 reviews 13 reviews
11 hotel reviews
20 helpful votes 20 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

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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Mumbai (Bombay), India
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36 reviews 36 reviews
4 hotel reviews
18 helpful votes 18 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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Reading, United Kingdom
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27 reviews 27 reviews
13 hotel reviews
12 helpful votes 12 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed May 20, 2014

Apart from the Ok location (only ecause is near Inari Taisha), this hotel is not very well kept or clean. The room was small (which I don't mind as in Japan most rooms are not very large) but it was also dirty. When we entered it smelled as if the room hadn't been opened for months.. Not recomended

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Mullumbimby
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7 reviews 7 reviews
6 hotel reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 18, 2014

We found this hotel to be quiet, comfortable and the service good. There is a bus that leaves from outside the hotel; as well as the nearby train station. One of the highlights of this hotel is the local restaurants nearby which are good value and allow travellers to experience local food and life. There is a cafe with the... More

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64 reviews 64 reviews
42 hotel reviews
114 helpful votes 114 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 7, 2014

This hotel is just a 5 min walk from the Fukakusa Station of the Keihan Line. We travelled from the Kansai Airport on the Kansai Thru Pass, which allowed us to travel on (almost) all privately-run railways and was quite convenient. It's in a quiet neighbourhood in Fushimi which is of walkable distance to the famous Fushimi Shrine. The hotel... More

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Shanghai, China
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76 reviews 76 reviews
17 hotel reviews
44 helpful votes 44 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 4, 2014

This is a hotel in a peaceful neighborhood of Kyoto (a very beautiful and peaceful city in general).The hotel is located near Japan rail Inari station; there is another station nearby by a private rail also. The famous Fushimi Inari shrine is nearby and where there is a big tourist area nearby full of café, shops, restaurants near that. The... More

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4 hotel reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 17, 2014

Given the price we paid for (8500 yen per night), the hotel really outstanding. Would recommend to others. Hotel is dated and small but clean and comfortable. Good location. Close to train station, convenient stores and a few restaurant. There is also a beer shop nearby, which is a plus for us.

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Singapore, Singapore
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127 reviews 127 reviews
13 hotel reviews
61 helpful votes 61 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 10, 2014

My only key issue with this hotel is that the room is really small, with barely enough space to lay out your luggage. The aircon functioned well but has no thermostat control. Otherwise, I found the hotel to provide decent value. It's location is few stops off the the main tourist area of Gion but the neighbourhood is safe and... More

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Sydney, Australia
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7 reviews 7 reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 24, 2013

Good price, good-enough comfort and friendly staff. This suburban hotel is close to station where access to Kyoto Station is convenient and quick. The in-house breakfast is also pretty good, and cheap enough.

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Toronto, Canada
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24 reviews 24 reviews
11 hotel reviews
13 helpful votes 13 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 28, 2013 via mobile

I was late booking and there was little choice in Kyoto itself and what was available was very expensive. This hotel is about 20 minutes on the JR line from Kyoto. Not a big deal as I had a JR rail pass. Trains run about every 10 minutes or so. They are crowded in rush hour. The hotel is steps... 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*
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