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    Guesthouse Jiyu-jin

    524 Izumicho, Higashino Toin-dori 5-jo sagaru, Shimogyo-ku, Kyoto 600-8188, Kyoto Prefecture
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    Traveler (45)
    Room & Suite (12)
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    • Excellent70%
    • Very good27%
    • Average0%
    • Poor3%
    • Terrible0%
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    Reviewed October 31, 2013

    We stayed four people in a tatami room for two nights and despite is was rather small we had an amazing stay. The staff was super helpful, attentive and certainly impossible to forget. The showers and toilets were spotless. The kitchen and terrace were small...More

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    Reviewed October 29, 2013

    I stayed at Jiyu-jin for five nights in October 2013, and it has been a perfect experience. The staff was exceptionally welcoming, friendly and helpful, and overall the guesthouse has a relaxed and sociable atmosphere. I stayed in a private single room, which was basic,...More

    1  Thank Michael H
    Reviewed May 13, 2013

    Spent two nights at the hostel (April 2013), the staff were really helpful, and went out of their way to make my stay in Kyoto amazing, especially with local details. The room was a little small, with limited space to store and pack bags, but...More

    1  Thank Nikhil_A_Pai
    Reviewed April 14, 2013

    Jiyu-jin is a basic guest house. Very reasonably priced for lodging in Kyoto. Everything, from room itself to shared bathroom and sinks, was clean. Staff was friendly and spoke very good English (for Japan). Unfortunately took a star off for location. Guest house is located...More

    Thank thoran13
    Reviewed July 15, 2012

    Close to subway station.Its not far from Kyto station. I stayed Dom. Its simple,small room but space is enough for just a sleeping. There is located residential areas.so quiet.

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    • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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    • Air Conditioning
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    • $39 - $69 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
    • Room types
    • Kitchenette ,
    • Non-Smoking Rooms
    • Number of rooms
    • 10
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    • Japan >
    • Kinki >
    • Kyoto Prefecture >
    • Kyoto >
    • Shimogyo-ku
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    Traveler (45)
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    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
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    "if you travel with not more than 4, book for the Japanese Style room as you will share room with stranger in..."
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    "Get a Japanese room for your own if you travel with 2 or more friends."
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    "they offer japanese style room as well as rooms with normal bed, choose on the website and email them through..."
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