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Ryokan Hinomoto

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Overview

  • Excellent5%
  • Very good0%
  • Average5%
  • Poor41%
  • Terrible49%
  • Apr 20, 2015
    “disappointment”
  • Dec 4, 2014
    “entrance to hell”
AMENITIES
Free Internet
Air conditioning
Laundry Service
2 Star accommodation
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Reviewed April 20, 2015

Get this first: mostly, if I didn't like a place, I don't bother to comment. Times are hard enough and maybe they had a bad day. We've staid in ryokans before, always had a good experience. But this was absolutely not to be recommended. The...More

Date of stay: April 2015
3  Thank harrie_v
Reviewed December 4, 2014 via mobile

Don't sell your soul to go to this place. Would give it a minus number, as soon as we arrived the reception was so cold as dusty was like entering a car boots sale dead stock garage. We went to another hotel across the street...More

Date of stay: December 2014
6  Thank Domoniku
Reviewed August 19, 2013

I found the this place very strange,although very well priced for the centre of Kyoto,it did not take me long to see why,the place is really nothing more than an old cramped and cluttered Kyoto hous up a back street that I was lucky to...More

Date of stay: July 2013
2  Thank Gary O
Reviewed July 24, 2013

This hotel would be better described as rooms in the Japanese style: we booked to stay one night here, expecting it to be a ryokan, but in fact, there was no evening meal available, and when we asked about the bath, we were told firmly...More

Date of stay: June 2013
4  Thank Kay H
Reviewed June 22, 2013

Booked here for 3 nights after coming to the end of 4 weeks of travelling. As it was recommended in Lonely Planet Japan I figured it would be a fail safe option... I appreciate that you get what you pay for and this place was...More

Date of stay: June 2013
1  Thank Clarkini30
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Hotel Amenities
HOTEL FEATURES
Free Internet
Air conditioning
Hotel class
Number of rooms
6
Price range
$53 - $139 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Also Known As
Ryokan Hinomoto Kyoto
Location
Japan > Kinki > Kyoto Prefecture > Kyoto > Shimogyo > Shimogyo-ku
Hotel class
Number of rooms
6
Price range
$53 - $139 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Also Known As
Ryokan Hinomoto Kyoto
Location
Japan > Kinki > Kyoto Prefecture > Kyoto > Shimogyo > Shimogyo-ku

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Shimogyo-ku
Shimogyo-ku is centered around the busy train hub,
Kyoto Station. A nexus for commerce, shopping, dining,
and hotels, the Shimogyo-ku area is infused with
tourists and local business travelers, making it a
competitive location for ever-new commercial
structures. The shops and cafes here are chic and
trendy, as a result, with many recognizable chains.
Commuters flood the Shimogyo-ku area twice a day, and
...More
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Apr 20, 2015
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