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Reviewed 16 March 2017 via mobile

Hostel Mundo is a small and quite old hose in a residential area in Kyoto. It's location is fine, with several bus stops nearby and several kiosks and markets in the vicinity also. It's got very friendly staff and an authentic feeling. We had a...More

Thank Adam R
Reviewed 19 December 2016

Really cosy, we stayed in the double bedroom which came with a heater as it did get chilly but overall the staff went out of their way to help us and the kitchen is great and well stocked! If you want a budge hostel which...More

Thank Isabellaaaaaaaaa
Reviewed 7 May 2016 via mobile

Very affordable, only had to pay on arrival. Managers were great and assisted with maps and advice whenever needed. B type room was one of the more spacious rooms with larger packing space in the cupboards.renting a bicycle was cheap and simple from the hostel.Great...More

Thank fiddletwigs
Reviewed 17 December 2015

Hostel Mundo is a really cool cosy place that's actually a traditional Japanese wooden house. My friend and I had the Japanese-style room with comfy bedding for three nights, after which we switched to the six-bed female-only dorm. We got a discount for the female...More

Thank vaalbara
Reviewed 16 December 2015

I would recommend this place for budget travelers in Kyoto. It is located in a residential area and near to main road, bus stops and local shops. The interior was very cool traditional design, like a ryokan but with cheaper rates. Shared small toilet but...More

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US$18 - US$91 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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US$18 - US$91 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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Nishijin District
A district with a long textile heritage, ancient Kyoto
is still alive in the Nishijin District. Studded with
its weaving factories, tea houses, and onsen, the
neighborhood is charming and peaceful with a
self-possessed air. Less traveled than other parts of
the city, it is a district where you can take it at
your own pace. Visitors can explore the many weaving
and cloth houses, the free kimono shows, and the many
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"Opt for the Japanese-style room, you can experience sleeping with futon on tatami mat!"
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"i think they only have 1 or 2 solo rooms so book early! that said, larger rooms are probably 2 only as the..."
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"There is only a few rooms: 5 privates on the 2nd floor and a female dorm on the 1st. If you are both sexes..."
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"B type room is big, bright and cheap."
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