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Sparkling Dolphins Inn Kyoto

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  • Excellent6%
  • Very good16%
  • Average40%
  • Poor26%
  • Terrible12%
24 Feb 2018
“An average room experience”
20 Apr 2016
“Great location ”
Free Wifi
Air Conditioning
Non-Smoking Hotel
Self-Serve Laundry
2 Star Hotel
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Reviewed 24 February 2018

I took a room for 5. I chose this place because I want a room with attached toilet . Room is quite small but ok. However, we find room heater is not warm enough for the cold winter. The wash basin does not have warm...More

Thank sclam2010
Reviewed 21 April 2016 via mobile

This hotel is located less than a 10 minute walk from the Kyoto train station. Which is pretty handy. And there are plenty of convenience stores around as well as places to eat. Don't expect the most comfortable sleep but it works pretty good if...More

1  Thank Jen B
Reviewed 26 March 2016 via mobile

The only good thing of the hotel is the location... the rooms are small and they dont cleanit..... noone helpyou.. they just let you a phone number in case you need help.. so there is not service.. not cleaning on the Room... so dont expect...More

Thank Ferguzum A
Reviewed 21 December 2015 via mobile

We stay here for 5 nights. Good location. 15 mins walking distance to Kyoto Station. It's near to 3 Convenient stores (7 Eleven, Lawson and Family Mart). You can do your laundry. The room are very nice, love the Tatami floor. Toilet and shower room...More

2  Thank Han F
Reviewed 28 November 2015

the inn was very spacious, with a lift, kyoto free wifi (need to register). We didn't have problems sharing for 4 people as it was just a stop over. Better get your map before going to the hotel as it is quite a distance walking....More

Thank Shamila T
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US$41 - US$209 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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Non-Smoking Rooms
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US$41 - US$209 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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Southern Kyoto
Southern Kyoto has a reserved air. Though the Fushimi
Inari Shrine is one of Kyoto's major tourist
attractions, the surrounding nature, parks, gardens,
temples, and shrines provide less-visited spaces for
strolling and reflection. The Fushimi Inari Shrine
itself is made up of 32,000 sub-shrines, and the
mountain they are dotted across beckons hikers,
picnickers, and lovers of the outdoors. Many of the
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"don't book directly from the hotel website since you have to book for two nights"
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"there are other hotels nearer to Kyoto station with affordable price even for walk-in tourists."
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"All units were the same, as far as we experienced, and all quite near the elevator/stairwell."
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"Don't choose the dort, and never ever, beds 7 and 8"
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