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Sawaya Honten

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25, Kawahara-cho, Shogoin, Sakyo-ku, Kyoto 606-8397 Kyoto Prefecture See on map
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Free Wifi
Air Conditioning
Non-Smoking Hotel
Multilingual Staff
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3 Star accommodation
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All reviews the bus personal bathroom reasonable walk beautiful ryokan private bath room was large keihan line imperial palace ryokan experience heian shrine remove your shoes kyoto station hot tea japanese inn thoroughly enjoyed our stay excellent stay authentic japanese experience
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

My boyfriend and I stayed here for two nights when visiting Kyoto. The Ryokan is about a 15-20 minute walk from Gion and is very close to the imperial palace and surrounded by very nice streets and buildings. The traditional Japanese style breakfast was delicious...More

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Reviewed September 13, 2018 via mobile

We enjoyed our stay at ryokan sawaya. It is close to bus and subway. There are restaurants in the same block. The hosts were very attentive. The room and facilities were spotless. The onsen was convenient, a great way to start and end the day....More

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Reviewed August 9, 2018 via mobile

I loved staying there (4 nights)! The service is perfect, the hotel super clean and the rooms are very spacious. I was looking for a true ryokan experience in Kyoto and it completely matched my expectations. They have A/C, good wifi and a Handy guide...More

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Reviewed July 31, 2018

We stayed for 4 Days at this Ryokan and it was a memorable experience of Japan , The hosts are super helpful , Articulate and maintain the place impeccably . This is a traditional place with beds on the floor but Unlike other Ryokans our...More

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Reviewed July 14, 2018 via mobile

I can't say enough about this great ryokan! Our room was clean and large- coming from Tokyo this was refreshing! The price is very reasonable compared to the other options nearby, and it's a great deal. Our hosts were incredibly nice and helpful. Example: When...More

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HOTEL FEATURES
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Air Conditioning
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Multilingual Staff
Non-Smoking Hotel
Refrigerator in room
Pool
Restaurant
Fitness Center with Gym / Workout Room
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Number of rooms
15
Price range
$159 - $227 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Also Known As
Sawaya Honten Hotel Kyoto
Location
Japan > Kinki > Kyoto Prefecture > Kyoto > City Center
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Awards & Recognition
Certificate of Excellence
Certificate of Excellence
Contact Information
Hotel Style
Top resorts Hotels
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms
Number of rooms
15
Price range
$159 - $227 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Also Known As
Sawaya Honten Hotel Kyoto
Location
Japan > Kinki > Kyoto Prefecture > Kyoto > City Center
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City Center
No district of Kyoto is quite as representative of its
blended nature as the City Center. By day, the covered
shopping arcades along Kawaramachi and Shijo Street
bring deal hunters and fashionistas out in droves to
peruse the clothing, accessories, gifts, and home
goods offerings. When it grows dark, the City Center
is a hip spot for nightlife, alive with bars and
clubs. A trendy culinary scene and an abundance of
...More
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ruatraveller
March 16, 2018|
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Dear Ruatravel Thank you for asking about Sawaya Honten. If you have a tattoo, it is possible to take the onsen , no problem! Many Australian guests stayed our hotel. We will gladly wait for you! Best regards.
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March 10, 2018|
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Dear Ms.Siddga We will keep your luggages safety , and bring them in your room. Nowadays, there become many Indian guests visiting to Kyoto, and some Indian guests stayed in this hotel from the UK , the US and more. Best... More
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August 17, 2017|
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There is Japanese Kaiseki restaurant near Ryokan Sawaya Honten. It takes only 5 minites from the hotel to the restaurant by walking. The restaurant 's name is kakinuma. It costs from about 51 to 93 US dollars at Japanese... More
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"have a room with a bath. Very good bathrooms!"
Econoclast1785
May 30, 2018
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"Quiet, clean, very comfortable. "
bruntem
Sep 20, 2017
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"The beds are traditional Japanese mats so make sure you take that jnto consideration if yiu have any type..."
665peggyr
Aug 12, 2017
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"Staying on 2nd floor which is even more tranquil. "
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Feb 26, 2017
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