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Khaosan Kyoto Guest House Reviews

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

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89%

Rating
2493 Total Reviews
  • 89%Value For Money
  • 87%Security
  • 95%Location
  • 92%Staff
  • 86%Atmosphere
  • 88%Cleanliness
  • 87%Facilities

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83%

Continue with the good work.

  • 2nd Oct 2014
  • Novice Nomad
  • Anonymous
  • Malaysia
  • Mixed Group, 31-40
  • (1 review)


97%

Khaosan Kyoto Guesthouse is a really friendly place. The staff are helpful and speak good English. The facilities are clean and well-presented. The whole place is bright and cheerful and seems fairly new. There is an elevator making travel between floors a breeze. There is a hang-out spot on the 4th floor with a kitchen, dining table, TV, couches, large floor cushions and 5 PCs. We used this facility everyday because of the lift :)


100%

Still my favorite hostel to this day! The hostel is very clean, in an EXCELLENT location, with staff that are incredibly friendly and friendly travelers staying there as well. I also like how spacious their lounge is with plenty of kitchen space and seating area. Definitely would stay here again and recommend to others.


91%

A little bit hard to find the hostel


100%

Staying in a private room. Small but great price. Close 2 minute walk to busy downtown shops restaurants and bars. Ac worked great. Wifi worked in rooms. You can borrow cell chargers. Free soap and shampoo. Great common room. Security was great! Japanese toliets! Were also clean as well as the showers. Couldn't get the water to be perfect temperature. It was either hot or cold with a quick 10 seconds of in the middle. By the time you were done it regulated. Weird. Tried 3 different showers.


83%

The Staff are really nice and willing to help and guide everything. People who staying there are also nice. The facilities are a bit average compare to everything. Because it was public and some hot and cold water function on 3F are not working very well.

  • 27th Sep 2014
  • Novice Nomad
  • Anonymous
  • Thailand
  • Female, 18-24
  • (1 review)


80%

Good hostel with reasonable friendly price. Best location nearly Lowson 100Y

  • 26th Sep 2014
  • Novice Nomad
  • Anonymous
  • Thailand
  • Female, 31-40
  • (1 review)


91%

it would be nice if there is some tooth brush and tooth paste for us

  • 25th Sep 2014
  • Novice Nomad
  • Anonymous
  • Vietnam
  • Male, 25-30
  • (1 review)


86%

The staffs are friendly and very helpful. I had a lot of problem about the air conditioning in my room and they came to help fix it out. I first thought it was broken. Maybe it is different from my home country. In overall the atmosphere looks friendly. You have a chance to meet other travelers because it's shared bathroom which is some thing I don't like. I visited the kitchen once and I was not very impressed. The refrigerator is dirty. The guests put all the stuff in there


100%

Cozy, clean and very nice staffs. Especially wonderful location.!!

  • 23rd Sep 2014
  • Novice Nomad
  • Anonymous
  • South Korea
  • Female, 25-30
  • (1 review)


91%

The location was great. The hostel offered many informations on the wall and the staff was very kind and helpful. A very bad thing at the hostel was, that during my 6 night stay in that hostel the Wifi was 5 days really terrible and often not working. Not very useful if you want to prepare your trips or writing your blog. I would stay again in that hostel, but they really have to fix the wifi issue.


80%

Internet didn't work


83%

Too many dust in the room, feel uncomfortable to breathe. Try not to separate group members into different rooms.

  • 20th Sep 2014
  • Novice Nomad
  • Anonymous
  • Malaysia
  • Female, 25-30
  • (1 review)


91%

Only bad thing WIFI didn't work properly for several days!


91%

It was nice staying, public area are everything is cleanness. And enough amenities, quite people and kindness people there. I'll absolutely stay there again when I come to Kyoto again.

  • 18th Sep 2014
  • Novice Nomad
  • Anonymous
  • Japan
  • Female, 25-30
  • (1 review)


77%

very, very small room


80%

The location is great as it's easy to reach the train station and bus stops. The staff are incredibly helpful and friendly. One thing though, we have to make our own bed as the sheets are not spreaded out.


86%

Excellent location!!! The staff was friendly and helpful. Bathroom was always clean. However, the private twin room was small and smelled of mildew.

  • 14th Sep 2014
  • Novice Nomad
  • Anonymous
  • Taiwan
  • Female, 25-30
  • (1 review)


100%

I just spent 2 days at Khaosan Kyoto but it was great. Nice dorms and showers!


80%

Staff are not flexible everything else is all right.


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