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Kyoto Garden Hotel

351 Enpukujicho, Nakagyo-ku, Kyoto 604-8175, Kyoto Prefecture
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  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4 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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Melbourne, Australia
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Hotel is nice, room is small but that is to be expected when staying in Japan. Very clean and tidy Location is a little away from the main Kyoto station but only a 2 minute walk to the subway station. so not too much of an issue Close to Golden castle and Imperial palace Free WIFI

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Singapore River, Singapore
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I never expect that the room is so small!! when we go out from the room, we can smell the smoking. the smoking come from exit stair. The bed is small and not so comfortable. But the location is great! it is very near subway! the price is reasonable.

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1 of 5 stars Reviewed April 21, 2015

We asked for a non-smoking room on the non-smoking floor. They gave us room 405. The moment the room door was opened a crack, an overwhelming smell of cigarettes smoke came rushing out. I went downstairs to ask for a room change. They told me, they can't because they are full. I explained my wife is pregnant and cigarette smoke... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 9, 2015

Great hotel. Stayed here for 11 nights. De service was good, the people were nice and the price was also good. Very close to the centre of the city, a subway station and a 7/11 just around the corner.

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 22, 2014

The service was top class. We were going out for dinner and the reception gave us umbrellas to borrow in case of rain, sure enough 10 min later it started. The location is 200 m from the intersection of the 2 subways. So if you want to see things along these line it's easy.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 12, 2014

Stayed here for 4 nights and couldn't fault much, maybe size of bath towels. Staff very helpful and did well to make sense at my broken attempt at Japanese. Great location and would stay there again if ever in Kyoto. Everything is within 10 to 20 minutes by train. Facilty is non smoking which is a bonus in Japan.

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 28, 2014

The hotel is very clean, all bed linens and towels are changed every day. The access from Kyoto Station is either using metro or by taxi (taxi cost is about 1200 JPY). The hotel is very close (walking distance) to International Manga Museum and the short distance (two bus stops) to Nija Castle. The free wired Interned and Wi-Fi is... More 

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Toronto, Ontario, Canada
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed June 5, 2014

Tiny room, typical of Japanese budget hotels. This is just an old hotel since they are still using an actual key for the room (that you have to give to the concierge everytime you go out). Location is relatively convenient but the only thing within walking distance is nijo castle. To go to Gion, Pontocho or major shopping area, you... More 

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Taipei, Taiwan
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 20, 2014

It's my first time to stay in this hotel, because I take part in Kyoto marathon 2014 and I booked the room of hotel via the authorities package solution. I arrive the hotel in a snow morning and desk manager and their staff kindly help me very early check-in the hotel. Really thank you so much!

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Trondheim, Norway
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 4, 2014

In novemer 2012, I spent one week in this hotel. The location is really good: two minutes walking distance from Karasumaoike subway station, which is where the 2 subway lines in Kyoto meet. The room was small, but very clean. The staff was really friendly, kind and helpful (they even provide the adaptors for sockets free of charge ). The... More 

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