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Rakucho Ryokan

67 Higashihangicho, Shimogamo, Sakyo-ku, Kyoto 606-0824, Kyoto Prefecture
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  • Excellent47%
  • Very good42%
  • Average10%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible0%
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“thin walls” (4 reviews)
Free Wifi
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2.0 Star Hotel
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Reviewed November 20, 2017

we've stayed several night here - and it was good idea even if the place is outside of main attractions; it has decent access with city transportation nearby, it is quiet, very well organized (incl washing machine). Also the host is very supportive. The only...More

Thank The_Protagonist
Reviewed January 5, 2017

This is a traditional style Japanese inn. Our host was extremely polite and helpful, and spoke English well. Our room is large enough, and has plenty of cupboard space, a large round table, two fold out futon beds with ample linen, and tea making facilities....More

Thank AllenBase
Reviewed October 21, 2016

Despite the thin walls, most guests seem to respect the silence of the place. Quite well located, although not in the most active part of Kyoto. Very clean, big room (Japanese-Style Economy Twin Room with Shared Bathroom). Better futons than in other places. Definitely recommended.

Thank Niels G
Reviewed July 3, 2016

A great traditional ryokan in Kyoto. As mentioned in other reviews, this place is out of the city center but is very well connected. Just hop on the bus and you'll be in most places of interest in max 30 minutes. The place itself is...More

1  Thank Liis111
Reviewed April 24, 2016

Absolutely wonderful! It's an old house, but with absolutely modern, even luxurious toilets and showers (with soap, shampoo, conditioner, hair dryer under the sink), and many of them, too. The rooms are old japanese style, that means: tatami, futon and zabuton (cushions to sit on),...More

1  Thank Caro-in-Japan
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  • Top amenities
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Room amenities
  • Air Conditioning
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  • Price range
  • $55 - $110 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
  • Hotel class
  • Hotel Style
  • #10 Best Value Hotel in Kyoto
  • #63 Top resorts Hotel in Kyoto
  • Room types
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Number of rooms
  • 8
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  • Kinki >
  • Kyoto Prefecture >
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  • Northern Kyoto
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  • Rakucho Ryokan Hotel Kyoto
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shaojun z
March 2, 2015|
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Response from uradekatsunori | Property representative |
Dear M. Zhang Shaojun We wish thank you very much for your e-mail. But to our great regret, we don't have any vacancy at that period which you decided. your sincerely Katsunori Urade Rakucho Ryokan 67 Higashihangicho... More
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"Try to stay away from the ground floor (showers, washing machine, drier)"
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"For someone able to climb stairs, the upper floor has more privacy."
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"We paid a little extra for the larger room at the end of the ground floor which was, I assume, twice the size..."
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"Try to ask for room in a second floor far from toilets."
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