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Guest House Kyoto

401-1 Teppo-cho, Shimogyo-ku, Kyoto, Japan


  • 85%Value For Money
  • 92%Security
  • 80%Location
  • 86%Staff
  • 78%Atmosphere
  • 94%Cleanliness
  • 84%Facilities

Property Information:

Welcome to Kyoto!!!

At the Guest House Kyoto, you will find the perfect combination of urban convenience and secluded relaxation in the ancient capital of Japan.

We are conveniently located near Kyoto station and a lots of world heritage such as: Honganji temples, Kiyomizu temples, Nijo castle, etc.

You can relax in one of our spacious, well appointed rooms complimented with amenities such as: microwaves, hair dryers, desks, high speed internet access and complimentary coffee. We also welcome the long-term traveler with a fully appointed clean-bedroom.

There are so many things to do and see in the Kyoto area and our central location makes us the best starting point. It is only ten minutes' walk from Kyoto station to us.

We look forward to serving you.

Accommodation Information
We offers an easy going and relaxing atmosphere. All rooms are spacious and bright clean.

No curfew.
Very clean hot showers.
Free maps of the city.
Kitchen facilities.
Free internet access (WIFI)

Check-in & Check-out
As our check in time is from 3 pm to 10 pm (you can drop your luggage
from 8 am).

Check-out Guests must check-out prior to 10 am. Luggage can be held beyond check-out time.

Please make your payment for your entire stay upon your arrival.
Room key deposit is 1000 Yen. We refund it when you check-out.
We have no curfew unlike some other youth and backpacker hostels.
Please keep quiet between 22:00pm-8:00am in the room.

We offer high speed internet access. Travelers with PDA's and other handheld devices or laptops with wireless cards can connect to the internet via WiFi.

Overseas calls:
Using the phone in the information desk. 100 yen/min (to almost all countries)

Rental towels Large: 100 yen Small: 50 yen

Laundry Washing: 200 yen/load
Drier: 100 yen/30min

Rental bicycle:
One hour: 100 yen (within 4 hours)
One day: 500 yen

Guest House Kyoto is the fun place to go for a Kyoto holiday, whether you are backpacking around the world or just need a cool place to chill out in Japan. Guest House Kyoto is a modern clean hostel that is ideally located close to famous places, excellent nightlife and all the tourism attractions of the ancient capital of Japan. You will find friendly folk, great accommodation at a budget price with heaps to do and see.

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  • Latest Review

    Very clean hostel, nice (and direct) staff, good location. For those who leave early and get home late but wish to stay at a clean hostel to get some good rest, this is an ideal choice.
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      Anonymous, Germany, Female, 18-24
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  • 24 Hour Security
  • Adaptors
  • Air Conditioning
  • BBQ
  • Bicycle Hire
  • Breakfast Not Included
  • Ceiling Fan
  • Common Room
  • Fax Service
  • Free City Maps
  • Free Internet Access
  • Free WiFi
  • Hairdryers
  • Hairdryers For Hire
  • Hot Showers
  • Housekeeping
  • Internet Access
  • Kitchen
  • Laundry Facilities
  • Linen Included
  • Lockers
  • Outdoor Terrace
  • Reading Light
  • Tea/Coffee Making Facilities
  • Tours/Travel Desk
  • Towels for hire
  • Washing machine


  • Age Restriction
  • Child Friendly
  • Credit Cards Not Accepted
  • No Curfew
  • Non Smoking
  • Taxes Included

Cancellation Policy

This property has a 1 day cancellation policy.
Failure to cancel within this time will result in a cancellation charge equal to the first night of your stay, unless otherwise stated below (see 'Things to Note' information).

Things to Note

Check-in time: Our check-in time is from 3:00 p.m. to 10:00 p.m. You can not check in after 10:00 p.m. whatever the reasons you may have. If you are not sure that you can observe the check-in time, you should not make a reservation of our guest house. Cancellation Policy: 1. For security reasons, cancellations can only be verified through email. 2. If you inform us of a cancellation with 7 days notice or more before the day of your reservation check-in, you will not be charged. 3. Your credit card will be charged the price of one night's stay equal to the room reserved in the case of: *Total or partial cancellation of a confirmed reservation passed the 7 day period. 4. Your credit card will be charged the price of the first night and 50% of the next day if you inform us the cancellation on the accommodation day. No-Show Charges: 1. If you fail to arrive on the first day of your reservation, or check-in day, without prior information of cancellation of your total reservation, your credit card will be charged all reserved days. 2. If you fail to arrive before 10:00 pm on the first day of your reservation, or check-in day, your reservation will be cancelled and no-show charges will apply. 3. We are not responsible for any incidents that occur during your trip. LOCKOUT: We have a lockout period which is between 11:00 AM and 3:00 PM. This is meant to let the hostel staff clean the rooms, carry out the daily ordinary maintenance etc. And you may not actually be physically shut out during our lockout period -- just encouraged to make yourself scarce. Parking: 1. There is no car & bicycle parking in our guest house, please use a toll parking lot nearby. 2. If you need a bike, you can use our bike rentals service. Notice: We do not accept payment by credit card. We only accept payment by cash (Japanese yen) only on the accommodation day. We are not a hotel but a Guest House. You can not put on your shoes or sandals in our house (including shower rooms). If you are a person dissatisfied with this Japanese custom. You should not make a reservation. We do not offer a special fare for children. Children must be over the age of 13 to stay at our guesthouse. Please be aware that unaccompanied children are not allowed to stay in dormitories, and can only stay in a private room.

Guest House Kyoto Located at 401-1 Teppo-cho, Shimogyo-ku, , Kyoto.
Guest House Kyoto
Kyoto 600-8265 401-1 Teppo-cho, Shimogyo-ku,
85% 431
34.9882070 135.7499778
Guest House Kyoto
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