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Rakucho Ryokan

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Reviewed 4 December 2014

Very pleasant host, nice comfortable room with nice beds. Bathrooms had excellent showers. Location is fine as very near subway and bus routes. Good supermarket and lovely bakery nearby, plus a Starbucks, so good breakfast choices.

Thank Kat19b
Reviewed 27 November 2014

The stay was wonderful. People are very nice and the house is fantastic (japanese traditionnal style). There is a nice little japanese garden. All this for a resonnable price. If I go back to Tokyo, I am sure I will go back to this ryokan....More

Thank Claude V
Reviewed 14 July 2014

Four of us stayed at this lovely Ryokan during our visit to Kyoto. We had at our disposal an entire wing which made our stay even more pleasant. Plenty of room, and various sliding doors gave us more intimacy and privacy. A few little cupboards...More

2  Thank OnTheRoad150301
Reviewed 25 April 2014

We spent 3 nights at this ryokan, it is charming, very clean, comfortable and the manager is very helpful. It has also a coin washing machine, very convenient. One of the best choice during this month in Japan, the only concern is the location, it's...More

1  Thank lboutet
Reviewed 22 April 2014 via mobile

Nice place with an awesome manager (really nice person) very helpful and easygoing. Clean tatami rooms with futons. Shared bathrooms. Shower and Japanese bathtub. Microwave and fridge so you can have some meals "at home". Not in the city center but easy access with a...More

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USD 68 - USD 115 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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#3 Best Value Hotel in Kyoto
#46 Top resorts Hotel in Kyoto
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Japan > Kinki > Kyoto Prefecture > Kyoto > Northern Kyoto
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Rakucho Ryokan Hotel Kyoto
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Northern Kyoto
Hot springs and historic temples characterize the
leafy landscapes of Northern Kyoto. Acres of tranquil
residential streets are interrupted by some of Kyoto's
most gorgeous architectural gems, including the
majestic Golden Pavilion of Kinkakuji, the serene
artistry of the Ryoanji Temple rock gardens, and the
bold red paint across the structures of Enryakuji
Temple. Once a religious core of the city, the
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shaojun z
2 March 2015|
Response from uradekatsunori | Property representative |
Dear M. Zhang Shaojun We wish thank you very much for your e-mail. But to our great regret, we don't have any vacancy at that period which you decided. your sincerely Katsunori Urade Rakucho Ryokan 67 Higashihangicho... More
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"Try to stay away from the ground floor (showers, washing machine, drier)"
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"For someone able to climb stairs, the upper floor has more privacy."
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"We paid a little extra for the larger room at the end of the ground floor which was, I assume, twice the size..."
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"Try to ask for room in a second floor far from toilets."
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