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Macau, China
Reviewed 9 January 2017 via mobile

We enjoyed our 4 night stay here. Good location. Good service. Clean. No complaints. Would stay again if ever in the city. Picked us up from the train station. (Why do I have to write more? Enough already. Really TripAdvisor I find your demand irritating! )

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Reviewed 24 December 2015 via mobile

This is an excellent hotel - If you're looking for a traditional Ryokan in Kyoto, Yamato is a very good choice. Upon entry, you'll be greeted by some very friendly staff and invited to leave your shoes in the storage cupboard, as is the norm in a Ryokan. After this, the staff will show you personally to your room, which...

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Toronto
Reviewed 8 November 2015 via mobile

This is the 3rd time I've stayed here and the place is getting a little old. The last time i stayed was 6 years ago. They seem to have staff that can speak English now but all the other guests were Japanese. I even had to get my friend to book for me as their website is in Japanese only....

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Yokosuka, Japan
Reviewed 22 June 2014

My cousin and I stayed here one night for about $90. The wifi was great and the staff was very friendly and helpful, including showing us how to eat the traditional Japanese breakfast correctly. The location is good with a bus station and train station only a few blocks away. Kiyomizudera is about a mile away, and its worth walking...

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Melbourne, Australia
Reviewed 1 January 2012

I've stayed here in 2 out of my 3 trips in Kyoto. Firstly the room is nicely prepared. Tea and cakes were prepared in your room to welcome your arrival. This place has a shared bathroom and 'onsen'. The facilities are carefully cleaned and prepared for everyone. Breakfast was good. Rice, Salmon and eggs were served. The bus stop was...

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Address: 2-537-1 Yamato Oji, Higashiyama-ku, Kyoto 605-0933, Kyoto Prefecture
Region: Japan > Kinki > Kyoto Prefecture > Kyoto
Price Range: $87 - $221 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Number of rooms: 9
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#134 Top resorts Hotel in Kyoto
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