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1 Jan 2014
“Just Right for Me”
23 Sep 2013
“Nice and friendly, a lovely garden”
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Reviewed 1 January 2014

I choose this hotel since I can check in 12 PM! I arrive at KIX 8.30 so I actually arrive in Aoi So Inn 11-11.30 PM and the owner is very nice to let me inn since my room is ready. It's great thing, since...More

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Reviewed 23 September 2013

Aoi-So Inn is a ryokan-style hotel geared towards backpackers etc with a common kitchen available. For various reasons I selected the 1-3 person room with its own bath and enjoyed the room very much. There was even a separate small garden just for this room!...More

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Reviewed 8 April 2013

Quite a good surprise for the very low expectations. Only for one night that was quite an adventure but it turned quite a good surprise. Except the location and no breakfast available this was a quite good experience and the owner is very nice and...More

2  Thank antonio c
Reviewed 5 April 2013

We loved this hotel, the owner was freindly but didnt speak too much english, the room was large and traditional. Even had a little Japanese garden! The sleeping arangements were fine and the futons comfy. The bathroom was small but perfectly fuctionable (be aware if...More

1  Thank Squishy_panda
Reviewed 23 March 2013 via mobile

As expected a traditional experience at a great price. Best for preople less than 178cm (5'10"). Convenient to subway and Howdy's grocery and neighborhood restaurants. Shared kitchen w refrigerator, hot water, microwave, etc. Congenial hosts too!

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Japan > Kinki > Kyoto Prefecture > Kyoto > Nishijin District
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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"The family room was plenty big for three adults!"
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"We had the back room which was big and by now will overlook it's own little garden."
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"When we stayed he was building a new room with its own garden view. Ask if it's available!"
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