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Sumiya Ryokan

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433 Fuyachodori Sanjo Sagaru Shirakabecho Nakagyo-ku, Kyoto 604-8075 Kyoto Prefecture See on map
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AMENITIES
Free Wifi
Air Conditioning
Non-Smoking Hotel
Room Service
Restaurant
4.5 Star accommodation
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Reviewed December 28, 2017

This is by far the most hospitable Ryokan! It is a family business and it is now in its 7th generation. The hosts were very friendly, spoke conversational English, helped me as much as they can including standing outside the Ryokan and hailing a cab...More

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Reviewed June 2, 2017

Stayed here for 2 nights in late May, we knew it wasn't cheap, but when you consider it includes a 7+ course meal each night and a full traditional breakfast - all served to you, in your room (suite actually) by your personal nanki-san -...More

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Reviewed January 12, 2017 via mobile

Beautiful, traditional ryokan with very hospitable, accommodating personnel. The first photo is of the view from inside our room. The outer alcove was where we had breakfast and read the morning paper and relished the peaceful, private, well composed garden. The 2nd photo is one...More

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Reviewed October 19, 2016

I just spent 2 nights at this lovely ryokan. Unfortunately, although I specifically asked for a quiet room, my room was underneath the staff and they walk around until midnight and are up again at 5:45am. It's either one very busy person or multiple people...More

1  Thank Gini M
Reviewed August 8, 2016 via mobile

From the moment you walk in you experience proper Japanese hospitality. Bear, baby and I had a wonderful time. The ryokan has traditional style. Heavy in brown colours and with lovely Japanese gardens. Multipurpose tatami room for both eating and sleeping is decorated with calligraphy....More

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Hotel Amenities
HOTEL FEATURES
Room Service
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Air Conditioning
Non-Smoking Hotel
Refrigerator in room
Restaurant
Hotel Style
Luxury
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Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms
Hotel class
Hotel Style
Luxury
,
Top resorts Hotels
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms
Number of rooms
23
Price range
$481 - $988 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Also Known As
Sumiya Ryokan Hotel Kyoto
Location
Japan > Kinki > Kyoto Prefecture > Kyoto > Shinkyogoku Shopping District
Hotel class
Hotel Style
Luxury
,
Top resorts Hotels
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms
Number of rooms
23
Price range
$481 - $988 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Also Known As
Sumiya Ryokan Hotel Kyoto
Location
Japan > Kinki > Kyoto Prefecture > Kyoto > Shinkyogoku Shopping District
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Room & Suite (13)
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Shinkyogoku Shopping District
Those who delight in shopping and cuisine will find
themselves at home in Shinkyogoku. Lauded and visited
by locals for its Nishiki Market, where baskets of
fragrant spices, dried fish, and just-fried foods are
piled high along the snaking streets of its enclosed
outdoor shopping spaces, Shinkyogoku is not only a hub
for fresh fare, but also for fast fashion fixes.
Trends-in-the-making can be spotted in the tall
...More
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"I suspect there might be quiet rooms but I don't know where"
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"My courtyard-facing suite was remarkably quiet."
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"Please do not take the Honamii: it is expensive and you hear the noise from the highway"
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"Amazing. Must do!"
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