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31 Fukuchicho Nanzenji, Sakyo-ku, Kyoto 606-8435, Kyoto Prefecture
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Reviewed April 15, 2017 via mobile

The location is very close to the Nanzen-ji temple and a 5 minute walk from Keage station, which gives direct access to Gion. The setting is very tranquil. The garden is beautiful and the Ryokan itself is quiet. The staff were all very helpful and...More

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Reviewed March 12, 2017

My wife and I stayed here for one night in early March 2017 -- just ahead of the cherry blossom season. This was our first stay in a ryokan and Kikusui made it a memorable experience. As this was tourist low season, we were literally...More

Thank Mike T
Reviewed May 16, 2016

In April 2016, a two-night pricey splurge in Kikusui proved that ryokan experience is indeed an absolute must on a trip to Japan. Luxury you expect in a high end boutique hotel, but personalized in a very special way. In Kikusui, attention was given to...More

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Reviewed December 19, 2015

traditional Ryokan... where very little english is spoken but go.. and be enchanted! Stayed in the main building, the only let-down was the onsen -traditional bath was very very modern. You are segregated in the bath although we went as a family. The kaiseki meal...More

Thank James K
Reviewed April 21, 2015

Kikusui is a ryokan with a beautiful Japanese garden. That's perhaps the best thing about it. The staff are reasonably efficient , but have great difficulty understanding any request in English. They serve Japanese food mainly which is a fixed meal. I don't think they...More

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  • #78 Top resorts Hotel in Kyoto
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"if you wish even more luxury and seclusion, take the outhouse bungalow !"
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"All the rooms come with beautiful garden view, the garden kept impeccably."
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