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bAKpAK Gion Hostel

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Jan 28, 2018
“Good value for the cleanest hostel place ever stay on my life”
Apr 30, 2018
“Great Location in Gion, Kyoto”
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Reviewed April 30, 2018

Steps away from Kawaramachi and Gion-Shijo Metro Stations and shopping district. This hostel is very well cared for in a Japanese traditional setting and the staff is so kind and helpful. We had a 4 bed private with a seating area on the second floor....More

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Reviewed January 28, 2018

My complaint is related with the bakpak hostel address located in Kyoto train station founded in google maps I stayed two hours going in circles around kyoto station looking for the hostel, until I saw my booking and understood that the place was in gion...More

Thank Ricardo S
Reviewed June 3, 2016

I stayed here twice, once in the old building and once in the current building, both time in the twin room. The room was nice with a big window and lounge, good value for the price. It smelt around the dorm rooms, so I'm glad...More

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Reviewed April 25, 2016 via mobile

Stayed here for 4 nights in single room, bed is comfortable and room very clean, toilet on each floor and 3 bathrooms on the ground floor, no problem at all during my stay, don't have to wait or queue. Surprisingly quiet for a hostel so...More

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Reviewed January 12, 2016

First,I very worry about late check-in cause I arrived very late night.But hostel said ok and told me how to get to my room very clear.Around that place easy to find 24hr shop for grab some food.And another guest so nice.

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Japan > Kinki > Kyoto Prefecture > Kyoto > Gion / Kawaramachi / Karasuma / Shijo Omiya
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Gion is Kyoto's famed Geisha District (called "Geiko"
in Kyoto). Though Gion's many tea houses and
entertainment restaurants are closed to foreigners,
Geiko and Maiko in their traditional makeup with
gilded hair in full kimono can be seen drifting the
streets on their way to and from work, where they fan
dance, sing, and play instruments for customers. Gion
lights up at night, when the ancient-looking streets
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"japanese people guest are friendly and the cleaning is outstanding"
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"Private room"
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"The private room #3 (at the 2nd floor) is nice and have wide windows with view to the river."
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"There are two hostels names bakpak kyoto, but ALWAYS pick the one with GION in the name as that is the better..."
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