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Yuzuya Ryokan

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545 Gionmachi Minamigawa, Higashiyama-ku, Kyoto 605-0074 Kyoto Prefecture See on map
Name/address in local language
Free Wifi
Air Conditioning
Non-Smoking Hotel
Breakfast included
3 Star accommodation
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Reviewed 3 August 2018 via mobile

I enjoyed the ryokan experience although my husband did not, for this reason the lower score, I found the ryokan beautiful and the service impeccable however it was so expensive that I don't think the price matched the experience. We loved Kyoto and Japan and...More

Date of stay: April 2018
Thank Presh1978
Reviewed 22 May 2018 via mobile

After the first satisfactory visit 2 years ago, I brought my family to Yuzuya this time. The location is excellent and the building is very nice. We had 2 rooms: 1 room has a lovely view of the waterfall and another just have windows looking...More

Date of stay: March 2018
Thank ChinLa
Reviewed 22 April 2018

Simple and sparse are two words that I would use for this Ryokan. You sleep on the floor. You have a very Japanese breakfast (savoury fish!). You bathe with other guests in a common soak tub, naked. A very relaxing experience once you get used...More

Date of stay: October 2017
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Reviewed 1 January 2018 via mobile

Not knowing what to expect we booked this hotel. Central located in the old part of Kyoto the hotel is small and very intimate. We ate there for 2 dinners and had really good food. The breakfasts were great. The staff were very capable of...More

Date of stay: December 2017
1  Thank LawrenceS462
Reviewed 29 December 2017 via mobile

We did not stay here but had lunch. Our favorite dish of our entire 9 days in Japan was the Yuzu porridge. It was unlike anything we ever had. A rice porridge with fish, eggs and a yuzu squeezed into the center. A lovely 4...More

Date of stay: December 2017
1  Thank amy K
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Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
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Non-Smoking Hotel
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Air Conditioning
Refrigerator in room
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USD 317 - USD 661 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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#26 Top resorts Hotel in Kyoto
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Non-Smoking Rooms
Price range
USD 317 - USD 661 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Hotel Style
#26 Top resorts Hotel in Kyoto
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms
Traveller (280)
Room & Suite (154)
Dining (73)
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Gion is Kyoto's famed Geisha District (called "Geiko"
in Kyoto). Though Gion's many tea houses and
entertainment restaurants are closed to foreigners,
Geiko and Maiko in their traditional makeup with
gilded hair in full kimono can be seen drifting the
streets on their way to and from work, where they fan
dance, sing, and play instruments for customers. Gion
lights up at night, when the ancient-looking streets
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24 October 2014|
Response from LaurenInTX | Reviewed this property |
Yes, they accept credit cards. We had no issue at all, I believe we paid with a VISA card.
Room Tips
"Not facing the street."
22 Apr. 2018
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"definetely have a room in the back"
25 Dec. 2017
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"Room was quiet even though it faced the main intersection, very roomy. Room 201"
4 Jul. 2017
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"Unique breakfast experience"
4 Mar. 2016
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