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First Cabin Kyoto Karasuma

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Reviewed 2 May 2017

Great place to stay in Kyoto handy for the downtown shopping area with good transportation options. If you choose a hotel in Kyoto you want to be close to a subway as I would not like to have to catch a bus with luggage. Note...More

Thank KC0845
Response from firstcabin_kyoto, FRONT at First Cabin Kyoto KarasumaResponded 12 May 2017

Dear Sir, Thank you for your high comment for First Cabin. We appreciated for your praise and will try our best to make improvement for the cons you provided. Furthermore, we are glad to know you are satisfied with your stay in Kyoto. If there...More

Reviewed 29 April 2017 via mobile

It was our favorite place to stay in Japan. It was much nicer than we expected, the facilities were very nice and we all slept very well. The pillows were a little hard and the beds springy but it was still good. We expected a...More

Thank Michael S
Response from firstcabin_kyoto, FRONT at First Cabin Kyoto KarasumaResponded 12 May 2017

Dear Michael, Thank you for your comment for First Cabin. We are so grateful to know you satisfied with your stay in First Cabin. And glad to know you enjoyed your trip in Japan. Looking forward to see you again. Sincerely, FIRST CABIN Kyoto Karasuma....More

Reviewed 18 April 2017

I wasn't exactly sure what to expect by staying in a capsule hotel. The idea seemed kind of unusual at first glance. After staying here though I would have no hesitations in using capsule hotels again in the future. In a sense it really wasn't...More

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Response from firstcabin_kyoto, FRONT at First Cabin Kyoto KarasumaResponded 12 May 2017

Dear Sir, Thank you for staying with us and your good evaluation. We are glad heard that you enjoyed your stay in First Cabin. We will always try our best to provide our guests with best service. Sincerely, FIRST CABIN Kyoto Karasuma. Mandy

Reviewed 14 April 2017

This is my 1st experience at a capsule and it was great. I think the 'rooms' are larger than normal so it was a nice initiation. Amenities look new and clean. There is enough space to place my luggage and they have a lockable drawer...More

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Response from firstcabin_kyoto, Reception desk at First Cabin Kyoto KarasumaResponded 18 April 2017

Dear Ms Zenani. Thank you for using our hotel and evaluation us. You seemed enjoy your stay very much! We are glad to know that. You can go anywhere from our hotel by subway, by bus, and by foot. If you have plan to come...More

Reviewed 8 April 2017 via mobile

I was apprehensive about the stay as I have never stayed at a capsule hotel before. I am over 6 foot and thought I would have to roll into a ball to fit into the compartment. Fortunately I was wrong to be worried. The capsule...More

Thank David S
Response from firstcabin_kyoto, Reception desk at First Cabin Kyoto KarasumaResponded 18 April 2017

Dear Mr David S. Thank you for using our hotel and evaluation us. We are sorry for inconvenience that your neighbors sound. As you said, we provide earplugs at reception desk. But you seemed enjoy your stay. We are glad to know that so much....More

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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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cm3566
23 January 2017|
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Response from 會美子木 |
Hello. You can keep your things in your cabin during staying. And you don't have to check out every morning. We just keep your room keys. Also We can keep your luggage at reception desk. Thank you. FIRST CABIN Kyoto
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wcy412
23 December 2016|
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Response from LondonE7 | Reviewed this property |
there are two type of rooms, the smaller ones are the width of bed, larger ones you can store as much luggage in there. however there are no door locks so you will need to lock your cases when you are out.
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Aloysius C
29 June 2015|
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Response from Randy Y | Reviewed this property |
i certainly did when i was there. they will basicaly just check if you have a booking beforehand.
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