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Gion Fukuzumi

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Free Wifi
Breakfast Available
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Self-Serve Laundry
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Reviewed 14 October 2017 via mobile

The ryokan was over promised...garden views? What garden views! We found the set times for dinner too restrictive, and would have rather gone to different restaurants instead of being at the same place every night. And it is a tired, badly in need of renovation....More

Thank Karen F
Reviewed 23 May 2017

Gion Fukuzumi is one of those ryokans that aren't sure which way to go. They want to give the traditional ryokan experience, however include the modern convenience as well. Price is pretty straight on, as the room toilet and shower facilities are from the 70s...More

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Reviewed 30 December 2016

We stayed here for 1 night and I really enjoyed the experience. The food was amazing and served by a lovely attendant who was happy to explain the different items - even with limited English we were well informed. The location is very central and...More

Thank Bronwyn T
Management response:Responded 1 January 2017

Thank you very much for staying with us and nice compliments too. We are very happy to hear that you had a memorable and a peaceful day & night with us. As you noted, we are proud that we are situated in the best location...More

Reviewed 10 September 2016

I stayed here for one night from 4-5SEP2016. And I get it, this is supposed to be a Japanese cultural experience. But I don't understand why anyone would want to experience this. The property is quite old and I might describe it as "dingy." The...More

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Reviewed 27 April 2016

Easy to reach by several buses from the station the hotel is in a district which is very pretty and within walking distance of lots of bars and restaurants. We were greeted by staff who could not have been more helpful. They gave us a...More

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Amenities
Top amenities
Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
Hotel Amenities
Banquet Room
Self-Serve Laundry
Breakfast Available
Room amenities
Air Conditioning
Refrigerator in room
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Price range
US$130 - US$556 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Hotel Style
#95 Top resorts Hotel in Kyoto
Room types
Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms, Smoking rooms available
Details
Price range
US$130 - US$556 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Hotel Style
#95 Top resorts Hotel in Kyoto
Room types
Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms, Smoking rooms available
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Gion
Gion is Kyoto's famed Geisha District (called "Geiko"
in Kyoto). Though Gion's many tea houses and
entertainment restaurants are closed to foreigners,
Geiko and Maiko in their traditional makeup with
gilded hair in full kimono can be seen drifting the
streets on their way to and from work, where they fan
dance, sing, and play instruments for customers. Gion
lights up at night, when the ancient-looking streets
...More
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