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Khaosan Kyoto Guest House Reviews

568 Nakanocho, Bukkoji-agaru, Teramachi-dori, Shimogyo Ward, Kyoto, Japan

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89%

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2790 Total Reviews
  • 89%Value For Money
  • 89%Security
  • 94%Location
  • 90%Staff
  • 85%Atmosphere
  • 89%Cleanliness
  • 85%Facilities

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89%

I have a very enjoyable stay all the way. This is great accomodation and great hospitality with a great place which located at the center of kyoto shopping district. With a walking distance, you can reach all the shopping area such as teramachi, nishiki market, and even gion, everything are reachable by walking. The only less from the hostel is the kitchen area which not properly preserved as the towel used to dry the washed utensils are always damp and being left over the kitchen table.

  • 16th May 2015
  • Novice Nomad
  • Anonymous
  • Indonesia
  • Male, 25-30
  • (1 review)


97%

Superb place! The best hostel i had stay ever.

  • 13th May 2015
  • Novice Nomad
  • Anonymous
  • Malaysia
  • Male, 25-30
  • (1 review)


100%

Best dorm experience I have had yet. Comfy bed, the personal cubby area for beds, plus the lamp and outlet were fantastic.


91%

Loved it, great location and easy access to public transport.

  • 4th May 2015
  • Novice Nomad
  • Anonymous
  • Australia
  • Female, 18-24
  • (1 review)


97%

There are curtains that come with the beds which I appreciated. The staff are incredibly friendly and helpful. Seriously the best customer service I've received on my Asia trip. I really enjoyed my time and the food around the area since the hostel is so close to the Nishiki Market. There's free green tea at the hostel too and it's close to a bakery, grocery store, 7-11, ATM etc. Lockers are a good size to store a small backpack. Shampoo/soap is provided.


91%

Staff is incredibly helpful. Free key to the locker in your room. Female dorms available, RIGHT next to Gion and near several stations and bus stops. NO BIKE PARKING.


94%

The beds are a little uncomfortable, but I love the curtains around every bed in the dorms!


100%

We are so happy to stay in khaoshan. It is so good that my family likes it very much.

  • 28th Apr 2015
  • Novice Nomad
  • Anonymous
  • China
  • Mixed Group, 41+
  • (1 review)


86%

This guesthouse is near the Subway station, which is a bit difficult to find coming from Kyoto Main Station. The rooms are very small but just for sleeping it's ok. The only thing that could be improved is the floor carpet which absorbs all kind of dust during time - apart from that, everything is perfect. The bathrooms are clean and very modern and comfortable to use even they are shared. The area is ver clean and has many easy-to-reach attractions like Gion area. We will surely return there.

  • 25th Apr 2015
  • Novice Nomad
  • Anonymous
  • Thailand
  • Couple, 41+
  • (1 review)


91%

Only stayed one night at the guesthouse but it was very clean, the facilities were good and the staff very nice.


86%

stayed for 1 night in this hostel, felt happy for having a clean and not so narrow room, clean shower room, cozy &spacious lounge. when entering the hostel's door, there's tatami-style 'break area' in front of receptionist desk with computers connected to internet. the staffs welcoming nicely and very polite when asking me to show ID cards etc, and when explaining the terms and conditions. the luggage storage is also large and convenient.


86%

It was very clean for a hostel with so many people. The location is very near at Gion


100%

Super friendly and helpful staff, great location.


100%

Location is very convenient. Place is clean. Roomates are nice Staff so friendly

  • 20th Apr 2015
  • Novice Nomad
  • Anonymous
  • Hong Kong
  • Female, 25-30
  • (1 review)


97%

Very good hostel for backpapers !!! Staff very freindly and big commun room to socialize with others travellers. I spent one night in a dormitory very clean, like the bathroom what is enought big and very clean too. Amazing location in Tokyo downtown, easy to take buses. Just one thing coul be best, a breafast (even if you can put food in a fridge and, but coffe and tea are available for free !


91%

Nice and great stay we had in Kyoto. Great Location!

  • 18th Apr 2015
  • Novice Nomad
  • Anonymous
  • Malaysia
  • Female, 25-30
  • (1 review)


100%

Was there for one night and everything was great.


100%

Excellent all around. Right in the middle of the city and close to buses and train stations/subways. Would stay again.


100%

i've no complain to this hostel,two thumbs.


100%

Excellent location, comfy and clean place and very nice and friendly staff, everything as usually in Khaosan hostels. Keep going !


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