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Seikoro Inn

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Reviewed 1 week ago NEW

We booked a room for our visit to Kyoto for two nights for our vacation. The service was above and beyond what we could have expected, and helped us feel right at home. The room is beautifully decorated and lead out to an amazing garden in the courtyard. The ryokan itself is a beautiful traditional building and picture worthy in...

Thank Tyo607
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This place was absolutely amazing and one of the most unforgettable accommodations I've ever stayed at. I almost cried when I was shown our room because it was so beautiful, not kidding. We enjoyed Seikoro's traditional Japanese breakfast at a time of our choosing, which was a delicious and amazing experience. I read other reviews that it's worth it to...

1Thank Tani Y
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

My boyfriend and I stayed 1 night at the Ryokan. This was our first night in Kyoto after several crazy nights in Tokyo. It was really nice to be taken care of from the moment we left our shoes out front until we were out of sight when we left. I did quite a bit of research on Ryokans before...

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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Our stay at the Seikoro Inn was absolute relaxation from the moment we arrived to the moment we left. Our room attendant and all staff were so patient and courteous with us. The food was amazing as was the public bath downstairs. We both felt like we were at a luxurious spa! We will always make a point to stay...

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New York City, New York
Reviewed 19 April 2017

I'm glad we did it! The Ryokan experience is not to be missed. The staff did a wonderful job of walking us through what do. The space is really pretty. You feel like you've entered into another time. Overall we enjoyed it and laughed a lot. My main complaint would be there is definitely a lack of privacy which was...

Thank Rachel R
Fort Worth, Texas
Reviewed 17 April 2017

If you really want to unplug and unwind, stay here for a night. Yes, they have internet and there was a tv in the room if you really need it. From start to finish, we were taken care of like family. Our room attendant showed us around, explained how everything would work, then made us fresh tea. We relaxed and...

Thank Molly D
Reviewed 28 March 2017

Me and my friend had stayed for two nights. from the moment we took off our shoes at the door we felt welcome. The building was very traditonal, just what we wanted. Check in was fast and very friendly. We got taken to our room where everything was explained and the extras we could have also all the tourist must...

Thank Joanne S
Melbourne, Australia
Reviewed 7 March 2017

This is one of the few ryokans to take bookings over the internet. Their level of English meant that our stay was comfortable and easy. The futons are comfy, and we were served hot towel and local snack plus green tea each day. We didn't brave the same sex open bathhouse, and opted not to eat at the ryokan. Would...

Thank Amanda W
Reviewed 26 January 2017

It was my first stay in the Ryokan and quite phenomenal experience. The traditional building seems very old and surrounded by bamboo walls. When we arrived the Ryokan, they assigned our dedicate staff. She was very friendly and always smiling (Some people might think that it is too much) and also keep make atmosphere lively. My wife quite good to...

1Thank DongyiChun
Reviewed 17 January 2017 via mobile

Stayed at Seikoro while visiting Kyoto for two nights. I wasn't too sure what a Ryokan was to be honest, but my daughter wanted to try it so we did. Still for the price they charge, I felt they could have done something to make the rooms more comfortable. Part of the problem was that the rooms are fairly small,...

Thank Sandra F

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Address: 467 Nishitachibanacho, Gojosagaru Sanchome, Toiyamachidori, Higashiyama-ku, Kyoto 605-0907, Kyoto Prefecture
Region: Japan > Kinki > Kyoto Prefecture > Kyoto
Price Range: $349 - $1,602 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:4 star — Seikoro Inn 4*
Number of rooms: 22
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Also Known As:
Seikoro Hotel Kyoto
Hotel Style:
#27 Top resorts Hotel in Kyoto
#29 Luxury Hotel in Kyoto
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“If you don't love fish pay extra for the meat dinner.”
rachelr397, 18 Apr 2017 | Read review
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“Not sure how to stay away from the main road.”
andreasW1155DV, 25 Sep 2016 | Read review
“Be prepared to pay for the experience!!!”
victoriah857, 13 Jun 2016 | Read review
“Private bathroom was worth it for the excellent wooden tubs”
344gavinm, 24 May 2016 | Read review
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