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Jam Hostel Kyoto Gion

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170 Tokiwacho, Higashiyama-ku, Kyoto 605-0079 Kyoto Prefecture See on map
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AMENITIES
Free Wifi
Air Conditioning
Non-Smoking Hotel
Bar/Lounge
Free Parking
Breakfast included
Pool
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We visited this Sake Bar which is attached to the hostel. We got ripped off over two glasses of sake - double the price they should have been. Also they were in plastic glasses. Wouldn’t recommend at all if you are looking for a sake...More

Thank MelbourneJUSTME
Reviewed May 2, 2018 via mobile

The Hostel is good located but they dont have curtains around the beds so there is no privacy.. The air in the Hostel is really humid. There is no reception and you cant even leave your baggage there before 3pm. The „lounge“ was really small...More

Thank Alice G
Reviewed March 30, 2018 via mobile

The missus and I didn’t stay at the hostel but the Sake Bar was along our walk into town and it turned about to be a great spot for some sake. The team there are friendly and welcoming, keen to introduce guests to their various...More

Thank Paul78Singapore
Reviewed March 27, 2018 via mobile

Lots of sake to try and the waiters know a lot about the different types! The fruit sake was one of my favourites! Nice chilled vibe too. They had snacks but we didn't try any of these! Maybe next time!

Thank Robert_Searle
Reviewed February 19, 2018 via mobile

This hostel is conveniently located near a lot of great attractions, restaurants and shops. Not to mention the Gion-Shijo train station is accessed literally right in front of the hostel (note this station access only has stairs so if you’re carrying heavy luggage you will...More

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Hotel Amenities
HOTEL FEATURES
Bar/Lounge
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Air Conditioning
Non-Smoking Hotel
Pool
Beachfront
Room Service
Free Parking
Restaurant
Breakfast included
Fitness Center with Gym / Workout Room
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms
Number of rooms
5
Price range
$12 - $44 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Location
Japan > Kinki > Kyoto Prefecture > Kyoto > Gion
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms
Number of rooms
5
Price range
$12 - $44 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Location
Japan > Kinki > Kyoto Prefecture > Kyoto > Gion
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Traveler (63)
Room & Suite (10)
Dining (4)
Family and Play Areas (3)
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Gion
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
...More
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arleneNewYork
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Response from FranciscoCFJ | Reviewed this property |
Hello, I stayed in a double room but with shared bathroom and toilet. The windows were small. But I don't know if they have a second double room with private bath. It may have this information at their web page. Good luck.
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"I can't recommend this hostel."
777Kara
Dec 2, 2016
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"Dorm room that faces the river (Room A) had beautiful morning views!"
saishas2016
Feb 25, 2016
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"Ask at the bar, they can recommend best rooms and other Laces to eat and drink."
583justinw
Jan 24, 2015
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"No towels."
igorl353
Nov 18, 2014
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