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New Orleans, Louisiana
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

From the minute you register guests at Ohanabo feel taken care of. The entire staff went out of their way to make our stay in Kyoto enjoyable. They are always ready to help and their English is excellent. Restaurant recommendations were outstanding. The rooms are comfortable and clean. Bathrooms are a bit small by American standards, but more than adequate.... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

I booked this hotel based on Tripadvisor reviews and I now see why it is rated so highly. Lovely spacious rooms, extraordinarily helpful staff and perfect location in Kyoto. I can't recommend Ohanabo highly enough.

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West Bloomfield, Michigan
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

First thing I want to say is, "Thank you very much Okamisan!! We had a wonderful time." It was such a great experience staying at this Ryokan! I felt the greatest sense of Japanese hospitality. We stopped by this Ryokan early in the morning just to drop off our luggage before going off for sightseeing. They immediately greeted us with... More 

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Thank APLING
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 25, 2016 via mobile

My Favourite hotel on a week trip to Japan. The hotel is very well situated only a short walk from the main station. The staff are the friendliest people you will ever meet and so welcoming, they also speak excellent English and are extremely helpful in advising on travel routes, we rode buses confidently with their assistance. The room was... More 

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New York City, New York
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 6, 2016

The hospitality at Ohanabo was exceptional. The English speaking staff was very helpful in helping us navigate around Kyoto, and went above and beyond to provide us with assistance and comfort. We did not have dinner at the ryokan, but the Japanese breakfast was really wonderful. Our room was very large, clean, comfortable, air-conditioned, and included a bathroom. I hope... More 

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Cupertino, California
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 29, 2016

Stayed there with my son. The Ryokan is in a very good location one can walk from train station. The people working there are super super nice. They take care of you like a true guest that they are honored to have. Very helpful staff to call restaurants for reservations, etc. Price is very low and for quality of service... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 20, 2016

What a wonderful experience. Staff could not be more friendly and helpful. And this is a real traditional Japanese experience. Exactly what I was looking for for my 50th birthday celebrations. Breakfast is outstanding. Loved it, and so near to the station making it a perfect base in Kyoto. Kyoto itself is beautiful and well worth the visit and everything... More 

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Hong Kong, China
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 11, 2016

Stayed 1 night with my mum in March - and what a lovely experience. I've stayed at several Ryokan's in Kyoto before, but for my mum, this was her first time. And I have to say, this has been the most warm and welcoming Ryokan experience I've tried so far - Ohanabo's staff went above and beyond to make our... More 

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Thank Katrine F
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 3, 2016

What an amazing experience, the staff are so friendly and extremely helpful, we felt as though we were welcomed as part of the family. The accommodation was delightful and we loved getting the real Japenese experience. Breakfast was amazing. When you walk out the front door you see a Japanese Temple. An easy walk to the station and the buses....... More 

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Thank Kelly C
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 30, 2016

I don't think my review will convey the amazing experience I had in Ohanabo, but here goes. I spent 3 nights in Ohanabo, a ryokan located strategically close to Kyoto Station and opposite Higashi Honganji. My room was 201 - かわいい花: a very beautifully decorated and spacious room with intricate details that just scream Japanese. The futons were very comfortable... More 

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Staying in 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 with Kyoto Station itself being a modern mega-complex and an architectural marvel, this neighborhood is one of the most contemporary and energetic areas that the city has to offer. Buildings here look futuristic, and huge department stores, shopping arcades, and public meeting spaces provide every possible convenience. It is also nearly the only place in Kyoto where rooftop dining and socializing is available, completing its modern tone.
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Additional Information about Ohanabo

Address: 66-2 Shokuyacho, Shimojuzuyamachi Agaru, Akezudori, Shimogyo-ku | Higashihonganji, Kyoto 600-8158, Kyoto Prefecture
Location: Japan > Kinki > Kyoto Prefecture > Kyoto > Shimogyo-ku , Kyoto Station
Price Range: $168 - $280 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3.5 star — Ohanabo 3.5*
Number of rooms: 13
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