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Kyoto Hana Hostel

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11/06/2017 12/06/2017
1 room 2 adults 0 children
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Cavite Province, Philippines
Reviewed 1 week ago

We stayed for 2 nights at Kyoto Hana Hostel last March 2017. The staffs speak English fluently so there's no language barrier. I made the booking online and the staffs responded promptly to my inquiries. The room given to us is clean as well as its toilet and bath. The wifi is a bit slow, maybe because our room is...

Thank krizel16
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

I stayed for 3 nights with my family and instantly love the hostel, the city and will come back again. They have tatami bed, so you must put an effort to arrange those first before you go to bed. They dont have a lift so you have to carry your luggage to 3rd floor (maximum). The host are very friendly...

Thank adi p
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

The really amazing thing about this hostel is the location. It's not even 10 minutes walk from the main train station and it's really easy to find. the other good thing is that if you stay 3 nights, you cant have a free bike for one day. The reception is not always open. You should avoid staying at the main...

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Sarawak, Malaysia
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We stayed at the Japanese style room. Common area of bathroom and toilet were clean. Location was close with kyoto station where bus terminal, kintetsu line and JR line were inside there. Wifi signal was strong. Overall, it recommended. Sleep quality may not be so good as can easily heard people walking sound but this hostel do provide free ear...

Thank nggt
Toowoomba, Australia
Reviewed 14 April 2017 via mobile

We stayed in a private (Japanese style) room with a private bathroom and were pleasantly surprised by the size of the room! It was roomy with more than enough space for our luggage and ourselves for a very good price. Our bed was a futon with a super comfy doona. In a fantastic location, with Kyoto station only a 5...

Thank Freen4
Beijing, China
Reviewed 15 March 2017

the location is very convenience,very very near kyoto station and the subway station, the another side of the main road is a famous shirine.yodobasi and two convenience store only 3min by walk.very easy to find,but it's in a quite alley so sleep quility is very good. the staff are very friendly,interduce everything you want to know when you check in....

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Reviewed 2 December 2016

very near to Kyoto station, just walk in less than 5m, there's a bus stop on main street. I stayed in Japanese style room with private bathroom. The room size is so small just like other room in Japan, but it worths the price. There's 2 dorm room on the same floor, and I see the public area is very...

Thank Michelle L C
Reviewed 15 November 2016

Nice hostel, i choose the room with bathroom inside. Love It... with Futon to sleep you feel the traditional taste of Japan. Nice receptionist. Located near Kyoto Station and Kyoto Tower... you can take bus too Kyomizudera from bus stop near the Hostel.

Thank maria u
Kota Kinabalu, Malaysia
Reviewed 10 November 2016 via mobile

For a short stay in Kyoto, this hostel offers an affordable rate for budget backpackers like myself at about 2,800 yen per night. We've arrived in the evening and got a chance to rent the bicycle and head on down to Gion for dinner. Facilities such as amenities and the kitchen supplies are sufficient & excellent.

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Makati, Philippines
Reviewed 2 November 2016

I stayed here for 4 days. Location is great, 5 mins away from Kyoto station. You can easily find it using their map. It is also near a bus stop going to Kyomizudera temple (bus 206). Staff were friendly and were very helpful. Bed is ok with standard mattress. the only thing is that you don't get an extra plug...

Thank KeithLacap

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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 with Kyoto Station itself being a modern mega-complex and an architectural marvel, this neighborhood is one of the most contemporary and energetic areas that the city has to offer. Buildings here look futuristic, and huge department stores, shopping arcades, and public meeting spaces provide every possible convenience. It is also nearly the only place in Kyoto where rooftop dining and socializing is available, completing its modern tone.
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Welcome to Hana Hostel. “Hana” means “Flower” in Japanese. We try to be a fresh and cheery hostel like a lotus flower floating in the pond. Kyoto Hana Hostel opened in April, 2010.The building used to be a local “Ryokan”. We remodeled this into an advanced international hostel. As we are very close from the station and the guest rooms are well-equipped, we will be an good option to stay for not only backpackers but also for ordinary tourists with suits cases. ... more   less 

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Address: 229 Kogawacho, Shichjo Agau, Akezudori, Shimogyo-ku, Kyoto 600-8149, Kyoto Prefecture
Region: Japan > Kinki > Kyoto Prefecture > Kyoto > Shimogyo-ku
Price Range: $26 - $133 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:2 star — Kyoto Hana Hostel 2*
Number of rooms: 18
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“room on the farthest area of the floor has slow wifi”
krizel16, 21 May 2017 | Read review
“Don't stay on the lobby floor, it is noisy.”
Espionne_Russe, 6 May 2017 | Read review
“ensuite room not expensive and better”
WONGSUWAN22, 21 Jun 2016 | Read review
“Private rooms with tatami/futon are great way to stay in a traditional room if your budget doesn't quite stretch to a ryokan”
KimmehNZ, 2 Jun 2016 | Read review
“Location nearby to station”
JineJine, 25 Mar 2016 | Read review
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