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Kyoto Yoshimizu

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Ryokan 
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11/06/2017 12/06/2017
1 room 2 adults 0 children
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My boyfriend and I had a wonderful stay here! We were very happy with the price considering breakfast is included, the facilities and rooms were clean, and the service we were given by the staff was exceptional. My favourite part about it was that the staff took their time to really personalise the stay and communicate with us. They were...

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Reviewed 12 April 2017

A beautiful traditional ryokan in the heart of the park. Breakfast was homemade and delicious - best we had on our trip. Walk through park is pretty in blossom season. Easy to access public transport links. Not easy for taxi drivers to find the inn though! Rooms were nice with the traditional beds and attire provided. Hot baths. Always green...

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Reviewed 5 April 2017

We stayed three nights in this beautiful inn. The inn is located in a park within walking distance of Gion, one of the main sightseeing districts in Kyoto. It's the perfect combination of peace and convenience. We stayed in a beautiful room on the second floor. Every day when we came back to the hotel, our room had been supplied...

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Reviewed 22 February 2017

The staff is friendly and the setting is quite traditional. The location is remote enough to feel a bit exclusive but close enough to attractions that makes it walk-able. You would definitely want to arrive and depart in a taxi if you have suitcases though.

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Melbourne
Reviewed 19 February 2017

We were lucky enough to stay here on a snow weekend, and the place looked great with a good covering of snow. The rooms were warm and as part of the overall Ryokan experience, we prepared our bed each day, and had a warm shower, followed by a reflective soak in the bath. The rooms are private but the showers...

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Reviewed 10 January 2017

Small Japanese style Ryokan, renovate Japanse style restaulant. No door lock, no private bathroom, no dinner served. but Clean enough. Great location, Very end of Maruyama park, almost Gion. Park is little dark and it seems not very safe at night (the guy of hotel said it is no dangerous). I have to stay its better than hostel, but poor...

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Helsinki, Finland
Reviewed 31 December 2016

If you love ghibli movies and want to experience something that might be out of ghibli movie you might want to check this place out! The location is bit far from everything but its worth it, cozy Japanese type rooms and very nice and helpful staff, It also has very nice "ofuro" (japanese style bath) witch also has that ghibly...

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Denver, Colorado, United States
Reviewed 10 September 2016

This beautifully situated small inn is the perfect place to stay in Kyoto near Maruyama Park and the Gion District. The inn is on the eastern (mountain) side of Maruyama Park and feels like a warm, traditional Japanese house. It is easy to take the 100 or 110 bus from Kyoto station to Maruyama Park on the eastern edge of...

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Espoo, Finland
Reviewed 2 July 2016 via mobile

Yoshimizu is a small bed and breakfast establishment located in the Maruyama park, ca 1K from the main gate of the Yasaka shrine and the streets of Gion. It is a bit hidden in the park. It is very basic and simple, no luxury. The building is old and in a quite poor condition. Many reviews were praising the quietness...

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Reviewed 24 June 2016

Another lovely Inn on our trip, rooms as usual basic but comfy, Onsen suitable for one person at a time or v close couple. Food for breakfast a bit eccentric but fine. Location ideal for visiting Kyoto, set in a park so once found easy to find again( take a taxi to get there on first arrival). Staff are excellent...

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  • Breakfast included
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Non-Smoking Hotel
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  • Non-Smoking Rooms
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  • Air Conditioning
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  • Breakfast included
  • Multilingual Staff
  • Self-Serve Laundry

Additional Information about Kyoto Yoshimizu

Address: Bentendoue, Maruyama Koen | Higashiyama-ku, Kyoto 605-0071, Kyoto Prefecture
Region: Japan > Kinki > Kyoto Prefecture > Kyoto
Price Range: $120 - $249 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3 star — Kyoto Yoshimizu 3*
Number of rooms: 9
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“The rooms in the Park side have nice views, be sure to check out the ofuro”
Kirtar, 31 Dec 2016 | Read review
“Ask for the room at the back of the second floor. (It has two twin beds.)”
  • Very quiet with a great mountainside view - with a toilet/sink right outside the room.
  • Nice view from my quiet room at the back of the second floor.
940MichaelB940, 9 Sep 2016 | Read review
“Get a room with a view of the gardens!”
m24instudio, 22 Jun 2016 | Read review
“All the rooms are lovely. But you do sleep on the floor on futons so you need to be prepared for this.”
999gaylea, 18 Jun 2016 | Read review
“Ask for the Matsukaze room if you want the front garden view of the inn!”
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tonycS1837OH, 28 Feb 2016 | Read review
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