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    4-2 Komatsu-Cho ShijoSagaru 4 Chome YamatoOjiDo, Higashiyamaku, Kyoto 605-0933, Kyoto Prefecture
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    • Excellent77%
    • Very good13%
    • Average7%
    • Poor3%
    • Terrible0%
    17 Feb 2017
    “Lovely Guesthose!!”
    9 Aug 2016
    “Cozy guesthouse with nice staff”
    Free Wifi
    Air Conditioning
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    1 - 5 of 44 reviews

    Reviewed 18 February 2017

    This place is awesome!! It's location is perfect, was really accessible and easy to find. The furniture, ambience, and look of the place is really relaxing and I felt very comfortable there. But the absolute highlight of this place was the brilliant staff! They are...More

    Thank clairecummins2012
    Reviewed 10 August 2016 via mobile

    This guesthouse is located in Gion. It's central and Gion is wonderful to walk around after dark. The staff here is very nice, and they got a pair of adorable daughters that might be there during the afternoon. The place is well cleaned everyday and...More

    Thank Tylstedt
    Reviewed 7 August 2016

    IchiEnSou was such a beautiful place to stay, highly recommended. Located in the geisha neighborhood of Gion, it's situated down a little side street with shops, cafes, restaurants abound, within walking distance to almost everything Kyoto has to offer. The owners were kind and friendly,...More

    Thank MissReginaPhalange
    Reviewed 21 January 2016

    I lived in Kyoto for 2 months but I still found it hard to look for the place for the first time. The sign in front is really small I missed it despite the taxi dropping me right there. So this may be my fault...More

    Thank anthro_pologo
    Reviewed 12 November 2015

    I stayed in the 7-person dorm for a few nights on a solo trip to Kyoto and couldn't recommend it more! The hostel is minutes away from Gion-shijo station (Keihan) and Kawaramachi station (Hankyu), right in Gion disrict and walking distance to several temples, restaurants,...More

    2  Thank brassalpaca
    457 reviews
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    • 2
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    • Japan >
    • Kinki >
    • Kyoto Prefecture >
    • Kyoto >
    • Gion
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    Traveller (10)
    Room & Suite (2)
    Hotel & Grounds (9)
    Family and Play Areas (1)
    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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    Michael R
    31 March 2017|
    Response from clairecummins2012 | Reviewed this property |
    Yeah there was a stove there :)
    Room Tips
    "Mixed gender dorm has the comfier beds!"
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