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Hotel Keihan Kyoto

3.5 of 5 Hotel   |   31 Nishisanou-cho, Higashikujyo, Minami-ku, Kyoto, Kyoto Prefecture 601-8003, Japan
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Ranked #60 of 142 Hotels in Kyoto
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 3, 2014
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  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4 of 5 stars
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Ormesby St. Margaret, United Kingdom
18 reviews 18 reviews
11 hotel reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 3, 2014

We found this hotel to be in a good location and only minutes from the station.The room was not small by Japanese standards as I think the people who have commented on this have never stayed in a APA hotel. The breakfast was adequate and had plenty of choice for our needs.The hotel what we saw of it was clean... More

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Las Vegas, Nevada
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6 reviews 6 reviews
3 hotel reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 3, 2014

The staff was very friendly and accommodating and allowed us to leave our luggage before check-in. The rooms were a good size for Japanese hotel rooms and the bathroom amenities were very clean & spacious. My husband loved this hotel and how close it was to the station.

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Phoenix, Arizona, United States
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42 reviews 42 reviews
5 hotel reviews
19 helpful votes 19 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 1, 2014

When you're in a city like Kyoto all you need is a place to sleep and the Keihan Hotel does just fine. For the price you can't beat the location next to Kyoto Station, and if you are hungry there are lots of dining options on-site and in the adjacent department store Avanti, and a 7-11 convenience store with ATM.... More

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65 reviews 65 reviews
11 hotel reviews
29 helpful votes 29 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed June 26, 2014

The rooms are small, which is normal for Japan. My wife, daughter and I all squeezed into one room with 3 twin beds. Two of the beds were extra firm, but the third felt like a board, so we used it to open our suitcases and my wife and I shared one twin bed. If not for the 3rd bed,... More

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Canberra, Australia
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56 reviews 56 reviews
25 hotel reviews
22 helpful votes 22 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed June 13, 2014

One thing going for this hotel is the proximity to the railway station, there's very little else! The foyer is an eyesore, with dingy pink carpet, and almost no sitting area. The rooms are tiny; our double room had an enormous king size bed, and no room to move around. There was no space to put two average sized cases,... More

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9 reviews 9 reviews
3 hotel reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 3, 2014

I was travelling with my family of 3. Hotel is 5 mins walk from the Kyoto Station. Easy access to shopping centres and also eateries. Hotel room size is a bit small for travellers with many luggages though. Price is reasonable.

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Sapporo, Japan
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed June 1, 2014 via mobile

Really bad experience on our first day of stay itself. While checking in the receptionist did not ask us if we would like to have a non smoking room and we ended up in a smoking room with really strong smell. Being a first timer in Japan, we did not know that you need to specify this at the beginning... More

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Singapore, Singapore
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57 reviews 57 reviews
32 hotel reviews
79 helpful votes 79 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 8, 2014

This hotel was a good introduction to us as foreign tourists to accustom ourselves to all things Japanese. Learning how to behave in the breakfast room for eexample (do as the Romans do!) No loud chatter, orderly queues (we love queues where we come from :-) and keeping your breakfast table neat. My mistake was to book a squeezy "Standard... More

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7 reviews 7 reviews
7 hotel reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
3 of 5 stars Reviewed May 4, 2014

it is like a 70s holiday inn. very clean, but the furniture and equipment is old. the bathroom is kind of a cruise ship module. the staff in the front desk is kind. the best asset of the hotel is that you are in front of the train station, and with this marvelous city, you only need the hotel just... More

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Wellington, New Zealand
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33 reviews 33 reviews
17 hotel reviews
23 helpful votes 23 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed May 4, 2014

For me the location was perfect as I flew into Osaka Itami airport and could get a Airport Limo bus (very easy) to the door of this hotel which is also at the Kyoto Station where JR and subway go from and all the bus's. For my first time visit, solo, that location aspect was very smooth for me. (Mind... More

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Address: 31 Nishisanou-cho, Higashikujyo, Minami-ku, Kyoto, Kyoto Prefecture 601-8003, Japan
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Location: Japan > Kinki > Kyoto Prefecture > Kyoto
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Hotel Class:3.5 star — Hotel Keihan Kyoto 3.5*
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