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    Matsubaya Inn

    Higashinotoin Nishi-iru, Kamijuzuyacho-dori, Shimogyo-ku, Kyoto 600-8150, Kyoto Prefecture
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    Reviewed 17 September 2017

    The garden view room had a simple little garden outside, whist nice, if you are price conscious, you could probably just get the rooms without the garden view. Whilst this is a Ryokan and it was a lovely experience, I would recommend not staying longer...More

    1  Thank Jeremy H
    Response from matsubaya, マネージャー at Matsubaya InnResponded 3 days ago

    Dear Guest, We thank you very much for your stay with us and would like to express our great thanks to you for choosing us from many hotels in Kyoto and writing your comment. We are so delighted to hear that you enjoyed your time...More

    Reviewed 16 September 2017 via mobile

    It took a couple of days for my 77-year-old American body to get used to sleeping on a tatami mat on the floor...but now this place feels like home! This charming Japanese Inn is located just 10 minutes walking distance from the Kyoto Train Station...More

    1  Thank Dale H
    Response from matsubaya, マネージャー at Matsubaya InnResponded 3 days ago

    Dear Guest, We thank you very much for your stay with us and would like to express our great thanks to you for choosing us from many hotels in Kyoto and writing your comment. We are so delighted to hear that you enjoyed your time...More

    Reviewed 11 September 2017

    Close to Tokyo train station and night life, great quiet room with plenty of space. Water pressure in the shower was good, great customer service (super friendly and helpful). Bed was very comfortable. Great stay.More

    Thank anchorage2010
    Response from matsubaya, マネージャー at Matsubaya InnResponded 3 days ago

    Dear Guest, We thank you very much for your stay with us and would like to express our great thanks to you for choosing us from many hotels in Kyoto and writing your comment. We are so delighted to hear that you enjoyed your time...More

    Reviewed 25 August 2017 via mobile

    Matsubaya Inn is the place you're looking for if you're going to Kyoto! It's very conveniently located (5 minutes walk to Gojo Metro station, 8 minutes to JR Station), with actually lots of things of interest to see around! They offer breakfast, which you can...More

    Thank Viktor C
    Response from matsubaya, マネージャー at Matsubaya InnResponded 3 days ago

    Dear Guest, We thank you very much for your stay with us and would like to express our great thanks to you for choosing us from many hotels in Kyoto and writing your comment. We are so delighted to hear that you enjoyed your time...More

    Reviewed 19 August 2017

    Great location near Kyoto Station, lots of places to eat and drink nearby. The staff were amazing, breakfast while simple was delicious. We had 2 nights which were very pleasant and would definitely recommend.More

    1  Thank Jack A
    Response from matsubaya, マネージャー at Matsubaya InnResponded 3 days ago

    Dear Guest, We thank you very much for your stay with us and would like to express our great thanks to you for choosing us from many hotels in Kyoto and writing your comment. We are so delighted to hear that you enjoyed your time...More

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    • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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    • Shimogyo-ku / Kyoto Station
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    eamonl85
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    Response from lforest | Reviewed this property |
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    Response from Q2018GWterryl | Reviewed this property |
    Yes sure why not. Just make sure there is an adult staying with him.
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    Response from AdzynR | Reviewed this property |
    Yes. You are given a key for door. To lock at night and when you leave each day
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    "Garden view room is lovely, but if you want to save some money, you could probably just get the rooms without..."
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