We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.
Map
Satellite
Map updates are paused. Zoom in to see updated info.
Reset zoom
Updating Map...
30/07/2017 31/07/2017
    There are no pins in your viewport. Try moving the map or changing your filters.
    • {providername} {price}
    {providername} {price}
      {listitems}
    {sold_out_text}
    We can't find prices for this accommodation
    From {rate_price} {rate_periodicity}
    Neighbourhoods
    Neighbourhoods

    Matsubaya Inn

    Higashinotoin Nishi-iru, Kamijuzuyacho-dori, Shimogyo-ku, Kyoto 600-8150, Kyoto Prefecture
    Save
    Best prices for your stay
    30/07/2017 31/07/2017
    Lock in the lowest price from our partners
    US$135
    View Deal
    Traveller (293)
    Room & Suite (377)
    Dining (44)
    Kyomachiya Ryokan Sakura Honganji
    480 reviews
    #56 of 369 hotels in Kyoto
     
    Kyomachiya Ryokan Sakura Urushitei
    143 reviews
    #35 of 369 hotels in Kyoto
     
    Ryokufuso
    224 reviews
    #39 of 369 hotels in Kyoto
     
    Hokkaikan Ohanabo
    231 reviews
    #7 of 369 hotels in Kyoto
     
    Overview
    • Excellent56%
    • Very good33%
    • Average8%
    • Poor1%
    • Terrible2%
    Travellers talk about
    Free Wifi
    Air Conditioning
    Non-Smoking Hotel
    Multilingual Staff
    Self-Serve Laundry
    3.0 Star Hotel
    All hotel details
    {"widget":{"name":"ibex_photo_carousel","template":"ibex_photo_carousel__widget","moduleList":["handlers"],"divClasses":"prw_rup prw_ibex_photo_carousel","js":{"handlers":"(ta.prwidgets.getjs(this,'handlers'))"},"dust":{"nav_controls":"ibex_photo_carousel__nav_controls"}},"containerClass":null,"scriptFlags":null}
    Kyomachiya Ryokan Sakura Honganji
    480 reviews
    #56 of 369 hotels in Kyoto
     
    Kyomachiya Ryokan Sakura Urushitei
    143 reviews
    #35 of 369 hotels in Kyoto
     
    Ryokufuso
    224 reviews
    #39 of 369 hotels in Kyoto
     
    Hokkaikan Ohanabo
    231 reviews
    #7 of 369 hotels in Kyoto
     
    Rooms
    30 Jul31 Jul
    |
    1 room, 2 adults, 0 children
    Standard Room

    Getting you more information on this room

    Free Cancellation
    Select
    Show Available Rooms
    Sorry, this partner no longer has rooms available on TripAdvisor. Please visit one of our 3 partner sites to see rooms from US$135.
    We're sorry, there are no rooms available on TripAdvisor. Please change your dates, or view all Kyoto hotels with availability
    Standard Room

    Getting you more information on this room

    Free Cancellation
    Select
    {"BOOKING_FEATURES": ["IB_STREAMLINED_SELECTED_ROOM","IB_NEW_REG_FLOW_INTERRUPTER","IB_SHOW_EMAIL_FOR_INSECURE_LOGIN","RCMS_INLINE_ROOM_GRID_MAX_OCC","IB_POST_BOOKING_LOGIN","IB_IRG_PERFORMANCE_METRICS","IB_IRG_MATCH_META","CHILDREN_SEARCH","IB_DW_INLINE_PASSWORD","ATTRACTIONS_REMOVE_PAYMENT_ADDRESS_FIELDS","HR_IB_EXCLUDE_TAXES_AND_FEES","IB_DW_CCNAME_WITH_AUTOCOMPLETE","IB_IRG_PERFORMANCE_METRICS_MOBILE","IB_BOOKNOW_CLEAN_WITH_ICON_SHORT_BTN","STORED_CARDS","IB_POST_BOOK_LOGIN_CTA","IB_PRICE_WINS_COPY","IB_DW_PROMPT_KNOWN_EMAIL","IB_PRICES_OUTSIDE_ROOM_BUTTON","IB_EXIT_INTERRUPTER","IB_SHOW_AMENITIES_AS_ICONS","IB_NEW_REG_FLOW","META_AIR","IB_INLINE_ROOM_GRID","IB_TIME_OF_STAY_PAYMENT_TYPES_V3","IBEX_HIGH_EQUITY_BRANDING","IB_PRICE_WINS_POST_TX","IB_BOOKING_FORM_FAVICON","IB_URGENCY_BLOCK","IB_NEW_REG_FLOW_POST_BOOK"] , "IMPRESSION_KEY": "602dc099fd324113926a13b40295185a", "roomSelectionModel": {"partnerInfos":[],"multiplePartners":false,"polling":{"locationId":321383,"bookingSessionId":null,"detailedAvailabilityKey":null,"commerceContentIds":[65762220],"additionalContentIds":[],"pollCount":0,"checkin":{"day":30,"month":7,"year":2017},"checkout":{"day":31,"month":7,"year":2017},"adults":2,"child_rm_ages":"","rooms":1,"display_rooms":300,"entryPrice":135,"entryCurrency":"USD","complete":false,"formKey":"","showAllRooms":true,"genNewBookingSessionId":false,"winningProviderAtClick":"","selectedRoomKey":null,"impressionKey":"602dc099fd324113926a13b40295185a","navArea":null,"referringServlet":"Hotel_Review","highestMetaPrice":135,"lowestMetaPrice":135,"additionalPartner":false,"highestMetaPriceDisplay":135,"roomsToVerify":[],"clazz":null},"summary":null,"unavailable":false,"metaOffers":[],"mismatchCheckModel":null,"totalMediaCount":0,"hotelPhotos":[],"noticeHeaderMessage":null,"moreProviders":null,"lowestPricePartner":null,"showAllRooms":true,"isMetaCheaper":false,"isBookingLessThanOrEqualToMeta":null,"avgHistoricalPrice":0.0,"avgHistoricalDisplayPrice":null,"expressBookState":{"hasFullTravelerInfo":false,"hasReducedBillingInfo":false,"hasFullBillingInfo":false},"highestMetaPrice":135,"lowestMetaPrice":135,"highestMetaPriceDisplay":135,"hotelName":"Matsubaya Inn","hasSpecialTimeOfStayTaxes":false,"trackingTree":null,"trackingTreeId":null,"showPriceHoverTooltip":false,"trackingContext":"eyJzdGF0ZSI6IkhPVEVMX0FVQ1RJT04iLCJwIjoiSFJfTWFpbkNvbW1lcmNlIiwiaWRzIjp7IkJGSyI6IjYwMmRjMDk5ZmQzMjQxMTM5MjZhMTNiNDAyOTUxODVhIiwiQUlLIjoiMjQ0ZGRlZDc4YzhlNGM0MzhkZjM4MGNlNzU4MTdkZTEifSwiZW50cnlTZXJ2bGV0IjoiSG90ZWxfUmV2aWV3In0=","cheaperPricesExist":false,"enableLPF":false,"priceDropPercent":0,"canExpandRooms":false,"expandRoomsToAllPartners":false,"roomSelectionKey":null,"useSupplierDirectTreatment":false,"isSupplierDirect":false,"showProviderSeparator":false,"clazz":null,"seeMoreMessage":null,"seeMoreIFrameMessage":null,"isPricelineCom":false}, "ibAvailability": true, "metaAvailability": true, "topOfferIsIB": false, "numHacTries": -1, "checkIn": "30/07/2017", "checkOut": "31/07/2017", "lowestPrice": "US$135", "hasDates": true, "hacComplete": false, "contentIdMappings": {"65762220":"Hotwire"}, "pollingEnabled": false, "preventScroll": false, "offerClickToken": null, "conditionalUpdate": false, "mightGetRooms": true, "divClasses": "ppr_rup ppr_priv_hr_inline_room_grid_hsx", "singlePartnerRoomGridWidget": {"widget":{"name":"ibex_room_grid_hsx","template":"ibex_room_grid_hsx__widget","moduleList":["handlers","tracking"],"divClasses":"prw_rup prw_ibex_room_grid_hsx","js":{"handlers":"(ta.prwidgets.getjs(this,'handlers'))","tracking":"(ta.prwidgets.getjs(this,'tracking'))"},"dust":{"sub_header":"ibex_room_grid_hsx__sub_header"}},"containerClass":null,"scriptFlags":null}, "multiPartnerRoomGridWidget": null, "mismatchMessage": {"widget":{"name":"ibex_mismatch_message","template":"ibex_mismatch_message__widget","moduleList":["handler"],"divClasses":"prw_rup prw_ibex_mismatch_message","js":{"handler":"(ta.prwidgets.getjs(this,'handler'))"},"dust":{}},"containerClass":null,"scriptFlags":null}, "maxRoomsToShow": 300, "isTablet": false, "roomGridRowWidget": {"widget":{"name":"ibex_room_grid_row_hsx","template":"ibex_room_grid_row_hsx__widget","moduleList":[],"divClasses":"prw_rup prw_ibex_room_grid_row_hsx","js":{},"dust":{"amenities":"ibex_room_grid_row_hsx__amenities","condition_col":"ibex_room_grid_row_hsx__condition_col","price_text":"ibex_room_grid_row_hsx__price_text","reservation_col":"ibex_room_grid_row_hsx__reservation_col"}},"containerClass":null,"scriptFlags":null}, "mismatchMessageLightbox": null, "deviceInfo": "OtherOS OtherBrowser", "bookOnTripAdvisor": "Book on <img class=\"ibHeaderImg\" alt=\"TripAdvisor\" src=\"https:\/\/static.tacdn.com\/img2\/branding\/rebrand\/TA_logo_primary.png\"\/>"}
    Write a Review
    Reviews (500)
    Traveller rating
    Traveller type
    Time of year
    Language
    • More languages

    1 - 5 of 349 reviews

    Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

    I stayed for 3 nights in July 2017. Included free breakfast (both western and Japanese and free wifi). The properly has both traditional Ryokan rooms as well as western style hotel rooms. Staff is very friendly, speaks good English and the property is clean.

    Thank stephen m
    Reviewed 1 week ago

    Matsubaya Ryokan was very clean and well-kept, even though the hotel is apparently more than a 100 years old. The staff had excellent service and allowed us to check in at 2pm once the room was ready (I had read elsewhere about the rigidity of...More

    Thank MinnNugget
    Reviewed 1 week ago

    I was initially very nervous about having a more "traditional" experience rather than a regular hotel in Kyoto. The Matsubaya exceeded all my expectations--rooms were clean and comfortable (the washer/dryer available for use was clutch!). We opted for the traditional Japanese breakfasts our two mornings...More

    Thank MsNCMass
    Reviewed 3 weeks ago

    Not too long of a walk from Kyoto station (keep right as the road will split). We received a warm welcome and orientation by Yue. The place is rebuilt. Nice and clean throughout. TIP: The place closes at 11pm, but front left door is accessible...More

    Thank Paycationist
    Reviewed 4 weeks ago

    Close to Kyoto station and almost touching the nearby temple, this ryokan boasts both Japanese and western style rooms. We were unlucky to get a western style room, which are small, i.e. the tv was about 19" and stood out. What the rooms lack, the...More

    Thank PVR2
    Kyomachiya Ryokan Sakura Honganji
    480 reviews
    #56 of 369 hotels in Kyoto
     
    Kyomachiya Ryokan Sakura Urushitei
    143 reviews
    #35 of 369 hotels in Kyoto
     
    Ryokufuso
    224 reviews
    #39 of 369 hotels in Kyoto
     
    Hokkaikan Ohanabo
    231 reviews
    #7 of 369 hotels in Kyoto
     
    About
    Awards & Recognition
    Certificate of Excellence
    Amenities
    • Top amenities
    • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
    • Hotel Amenities
    • Multilingual Staff
    • Self-Serve Laundry
    • Room amenities
    • Air Conditioning
    • Refrigerator in room
    Details
    • Price range
    • US$121 - US$309 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
    • Hotel class
    • Hotel Style
    • #94 Top resorts Hotel in Kyoto
    • Room types
    • Non-Smoking Rooms
    • Number of rooms
    • 11
    • Reservation Options
    • TripAdvisor is proud to partner with Booking.com, Hotels.com, Rakuten, Hotwire, Agoda, Cancelon and getaroom.com so you can book your Matsubaya Inn reservations with confidence. We help millions of travellers each month to find the perfect hotel for both holiday and business trips, always with the best discounts and special offers.
    • Location
    • Japan >
    • Kinki >
    • Kyoto Prefecture >
    • Kyoto >
    • Shimogyo-ku / Kyoto Station
    • Also Known As
    • Matsubaya Hotel Kyoto
    Add Photo Photos
    Traveller (293)
    Room & Suite (377)
    Dining (44)
    Hotel & Grounds (172)
    Bathroom (25)
    Business Centre & Event Rooms (1)
    Nearby
    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
    ...More
    Hotel Station Kyoto
    42 reviews
    .24 km away
     
    Guest Inn Kyoto
    28 reviews
    .06 km away
     
    Hokkaikan Ohanabo
    231 reviews
    .18 km away
     
    Ryokan Kyoka
    35 reviews
    .15 km away
     
    Nearby Restaurants
    Pound Kyoto Ekimae
    96 reviews
    .37 km away
    Kura Kura
    148 reviews
    .28 km away
    Sumibi and Wine Kyoto Ekimae
    18 reviews
    .30 km away
    The Kitchen Kanra
    35 reviews
    .18 km away
    Nearby Attractions
    Kyoto Station Building
    2,511 reviews
    .71 km away
    Higashi Honganji
    438 reviews
    .20 km away
    Kyoto Tower
    835 reviews
    .54 km away
    Shosei-en Garden
    159 reviews
    .16 km away
    Ask a question
    Questions & Answers
    eamonl85
    27 January 2017|
    Answer Show all 4 answers
    Response from lforest | Reviewed this property |
    you can use.the.key
    0
    Votes
    Luv2Travelgg
    7 May 2016|
    Answer
    Response from Q2018GWterryl | Reviewed this property |
    Yes sure why not. Just make sure there is an adult staying with him.
    1
    Vote
    lele809
    18 April 2016|
    Answer Show all 2 answers
    Response from AdzynR | Reviewed this property |
    Yes. You are given a key for door. To lock at night and when you leave each day
    0
    Votes
    Room Tips
    "Try the Japanese style rooms or go to the Dormy Inn"
    Read review
    "Don't expect too many hours of sleep."
    Read review
    "Western style still has a Japanese feel."
    Read review
    "Avoid the Japanese style rooms."
    Read review
    Is This Your TripAdvisor Listing?
    Own or manage this property? Claim your listing for free to respond to reviews, update your profile and much more. Claim Your Listing