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Matsubaya Inn

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  • Excellent57%
  • Very good32%
  • Average8%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible2%
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Free Wifi
Air Conditioning
Non-Smoking Hotel
Multilingual Staff
Self-Serve Laundry
Breakfast included
3 Star Hotel
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Reviewed 19 October 2013

The friendly, helpful staff makes this ryokan. Location is convenient and on a quiet street. Room with bath was plenty big and nicely decorated in a japanese style. We needed an extra futon pad and they were very accommodating. There were a few drawbacks that...More

1  Thank Atsushi
Reviewed 12 October 2013 via mobile

I stayed here on a visit to Kyoto earlier this year. My thoughts are that it is ideal for someone looking for a roof over their head during a long day sight seeing. It's fit for purpose: clean, friendly staff, walking distance to main Kyoto...More

Thank Karen C
Reviewed 2 October 2013

Located only 10 minutes or so (a bit more if you are carrying heavy luggage) from Kyoto station, it was very easy to find. The staff were lovely and showed us around and how to use everything including instructions on different slippers, etc. as well...More

1  Thank Flashlee
Reviewed 2 October 2013

We couldn't have asked for a better place to stay in Kyoto than Ryokan Matsubaya. It is located within a 10-minute walk of Kyoto train station, so it is a great home base for all kinds of day trips by train and Shinkansen. There are...More

Thank skyisblu
Reviewed 26 September 2013

My wife and I stayed in both a Ryokan and western style rooms during our Kyoto visit. We preferred the Ryokan style room for the experience but western style was good and cheaper. The Ryokan was very easy to find by foot from the main...More

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Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
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Multilingual Staff
Self-Serve Laundry
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Air Conditioning
Refrigerator in room
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USD 135 - USD 370 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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#20 Top resorts Hotel in Kyoto
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Non-Smoking Rooms
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USD 135 - USD 370 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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Hotel Style
#20 Top resorts Hotel in Kyoto
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms
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Shimogyo-ku
Shimogyo-ku is centered around the busy train hub,
Kyoto Station. A nexus for commerce, shopping, dining,
and hotels, the Shimogyo-ku area is infused with
tourists and local business travelers, making it a
competitive location for ever-new commercial
structures. The shops and cafes here are chic and
trendy, as a result, with many recognizable chains.
Commuters flood the Shimogyo-ku area twice a day, and
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eamonl85
27 January 2017|
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Response from lforest | Reviewed this property |
you can use.the.key
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Luv2Travelgg
7 May 2016|
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Response from Q2018GWterryl | Reviewed this property |
Yes sure why not. Just make sure there is an adult staying with him.
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lele809
18 April 2016|
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Response from AdzynR | Reviewed this property |
Yes. You are given a key for door. To lock at night and when you leave each day
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"the ground floor room was spacious and good lighting (overcast the day I took the picture)"
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"Do not stay here. Choose another ryokan. But if you go, request the first floor with courtyard view."
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"Rooms on the ground floor also have a traditional Japanese garden."
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"Garden view room is lovely, but if you want to save some money, you could probably just get the rooms without..."
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