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    Guest House Waraku-an

    19-2 Shogoin Sanno-cho, Sakyo-ku, Kyoto 606-8392, Kyoto Prefecture
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    Reviewed May 15, 2017 via mobile

    The walls may be made out of paper and cardboard, the facilities may be shared, and yes, you sleep on the ground (that's called Japan style!): But this has been the friendliest and most authentic Ryokan experience for me in Japan. After a stay here,...More

    Thank Markus W
    Reviewed April 5, 2017

    We stayed here for 3 nights and thoroughly enjoyed our stay. We stayed in a private basic room which was upstairs. The room being upstairs made it a little difficult to transport our suitcases but once we worked out the best way to do this...More

    Thank Berra_traveller_85
    Reviewed September 7, 2016 via mobile

    This guesthouse is located north of Kyoto. It takes about 30 minutes by bus from Kyoto station. But it's worth to stay because there is good circumstances to feel traditional Kyoto residence style... House is about 100 year old. The owner renovated it when he...More

    Thank Umasika0214
    Reviewed July 25, 2016

    Since 2010 we've been to Waraku-An and Kyoto a further 7 times! Basically, it's our home away from NZ. There have been some changes in that time. There are now two modern showers, whereas before there was the one awesome one. Both are clean and...More

    Thank Deczor
    Reviewed June 2, 2016 via mobile

    Waraku-An was the most beautiful hostel we stayed at during our month-long trip across Japan and South Korea. Myself and two of my friends visited, and we all loved it. The staff were friendly, the atmosphere was beautiful, the futons were comfortable, and we always...More

    Thank Sarah G
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    • $21 - $158 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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    No district of Kyoto is quite as representative of its
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    bring deal hunters and fashionistas out in droves to
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    "We booked this through HostelWorld.com - had no problem. Japanese rooms are small. If you need more space..."
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