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Reviewed 14 October 2016 via mobile

The day I checked in, this hotel used my credit card details to pay someone else's booking (in addition to mine, obviously). Near $1000USD. No one was willing or able to assist. I've had to launch a fraud enquiry with my bank.

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UrbanHotelGroup, フロントデスク at Urban Hotel Kyoto, responded to this review

Thank you for choose our hotel. Please comform in argent and bank. We check about guest's request every month. If we find ,we contact argent. We hope your trip was lovely... Thank you Urban Hotel Kyoto Receptionist Nishiguchi

Watampone
Reviewed 12 October 2016 via mobile

A good clean room. Fast wifi connection. Nice bathtub with hot water. Good location. And a bunch of nice people / receptionists. This is it! I found my perfect hotel to stay in Kyoto. Definitely will stay here again..

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UrbanHotelGroup, フロントデスク at Urban Hotel Kyoto, responded to this review

Thank you for Choose our hotel. Our presure you stayed comfortable. How was your kyoto trip? This season is Autumn Leaves. Kyoto is famous spot it. We have vacancy room at November a few days. We are waiting for stay again here. Thank you. Urban Hotel Kyoto Receptionist Nishiguchi

Reviewed 9 August 2016 via mobile

The attendant was super friendly at check in, the room was super small but I assumed it was normal, and the waiter at the hotel restaurant was hesitant to serve us and pretty rude because we're American so we left and ate elsewhere. Probably wouldn't stay there again.

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UrbanHotelKusatsu, フロントデスク at Urban Hotel Kyoto, responded to this review

Thank you for stayed in our hotel and comment. How was your Kyoto trip? We apologize for the restaurant. We will attention them. We have another breakfast. It's toast set.(540 yen) It's popularity for guest. please try it, if you stay again. We are waiting for you and see again!! Thank you Urban Hotel Kyoto Receptionist Nishiguchi

Auckland, New Zealand
Reviewed 28 July 2016

Generally good for value and near the station for easy access. The breakfast is okay but there is a nice bakery close by which serves some very yummy alternatives. I liked the surf shop as they had some very cool stuff and this is not far from the hotel at the back.

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UrbanHotelKusatsu, フロントデスク at Urban Hotel Kyoto, responded to this review

Thank you for stayed in our hotel and comment. How was your tirp? Many guests likes the bakery shop and our staff likes it. Our staff buy bakery for lunch there. The surf shop is small shop. We are not sure about there acucually. we will search it. Thank you for infomaition. Thank you Urban Hotel Kyoto Receptionist Nishiguchi

Toronto, Canada
Reviewed 28 July 2016 via mobile

It's a great hotel. Staff is extremely helpful but I found as I moved further from Tokyo, people spoke less English. The location is great. Get off the JR at Inari station. As you get out you are in front of the Inari shrine. Don't worry about seeing it at that moment with your back pack and everything. Go to...

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UrbanHotelKusatsu, フロントデスク at Urban Hotel Kyoto, responded to this review

Thank you for stayed in our hotel and comment. How was your trip? We leave guest's luggage if you want. And before check in, we will bring your room. After many guests leave them here, they go sightseeing and walk around here. They are many shops around here. Many guests likes bakery shop. We head about likes there from them....

Prague, Czech Republic
Reviewed 12 July 2016

Cozy hotel in Kyoto, little bit far away like 10-15 minutes of walk from JR Inari Station (but there is also a pros - it's only 15 minutes of walk to famous Fushimi Inari Shrine which is next to station) and maybe 7 minutes from Keihan Railway station that can take you directly for example to the Gion - Geisha...

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UrbanHotelKusatsu, フロントデスク at Urban Hotel Kyoto, responded to this review

Thank you for stayed and our hotel and comment. How was your kyoto trip? Our pleasure about you could stay comfortable in our hotel. Many guests pleased to got a bottle water. We usually buy them for lunch in bakery. We are looling foward to seeing you and hope to stay here again. Thank you Urban Hotel Kyoto Receptionist Nishiguchi

Reviewed 9 July 2016 via mobile

stayed for 1 night, a single room with everything i need such as toothbrush, tower..... room is clean and tiny. if u don't have big size baggages,it should be fine. there are many restaurants around, u wont be staving.

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UrbanHotelKusatsu, フロントデスク at Urban Hotel Kyoto, responded to this review

Thank you for stayed hotel and comment. How was trip in Japan? If you need extra Amenities, we are going to bring them guest room. And about rooom, this hotel room was make compact. There are many restaurant aroud our hotel. And our hotel also have it. Please try it if stay again!! Thank you Urban Hotel Kyoto Receptionist Nishiguchi

Carolina Beach, North Carolina
Reviewed 1 July 2016

Rooms large and clean for Tokyo. Great breakfast with many nice baked goods and selections. Convenient to subway and bus travel. Onsen a nice amenity. On busy street, but quiet. Near Nijo Castle. Many places to eat nearby.

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UrbanHotelKyoto, フロントデスク at Urban Hotel Kyoto, responded to this review

Thank you for stayed in our hotel. How was your trip? Many visitor go to kyoto famous place and buy 1 day bus ticket(500yen) We sell a 1 day bus ticket. It's very convinient. to visit around kyoto. Many guests pleased breakfast and surviner. Did you buy someone? Recently we have new items! some snaks and Sensu and more... We...

Perth, Australia
Reviewed 18 June 2016

We each stayed in a single room and it was perfect for our needs. The rooms were OK in size and it was great to be able to open the window to let in some fresh air. Thhe airconditioner worked well. It was easy to catch the south 5 (minami 5) bus from Kyoto station - the bus stopped about...

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UrbanHotelKyoto, フロント at Urban Hotel Kyoto, responded to this review

Thank you for steyed our hotel and comment for some infomation. How was your kyoto trip? We think went around kyoto where many famous place by used 1day bus ticket and we hope it was nice trip for you. Many guest pleased our hotel's breakfast. We also have japanese buffe style breakfast(1296 yen) please try it if you come again...

Warsaw, Poland
Reviewed 2 May 2016

the hotel is well located, close to some beautiful shrines and some restaurants, about 15 minues from the train station by bus, rooms are clean and comfortable, there is a possibility to buy breakfast in the morning, very helpful staff

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UrbanHotelKyoto, フロントデスク at Urban Hotel Kyoto, responded to this review

Than you for stayed in our hotel and comment. We are pleased about your comment. We are ready for help the guest. We are waitng for stay again!! Please take care. Thank you Urban Hotel Kyoto Receptionist Nishiguchi

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Staying in Southern Kyoto

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Southern Kyoto
Southern Kyoto has a reserved air. Though the Fushimi Inari Shrine is one of Kyoto's major tourist attractions, the surrounding nature, parks, gardens, temples, and shrines provide less-visited spaces for strolling and reflection. The Fushimi Inari Shrine itself is made up of 32,000 sub-shrines, and the mountain they are dotted across beckons hikers, picnickers, and lovers of the outdoors. Many of the mountain's off-set paths aren't frequented by tourists, and the mountain's serenity can be enjoyed at a leisurely pace. Southern Kyoto is the place to enjoy being outside, and to pay your respects to the ancient architecture and gods of the land that are celebrated here.
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  • Smoking rooms available
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Urban Hotel Kyoto is located a 10-minute walk from Fushimi Inari Shrine and a 5-minute walk from Fukakusa Train Station of the Keihan Line. Completely renovated in June 2015, all guestrooms are non-smoking rooms and come with free WiFi access. Parking is also available. Guest rooms offer both air conditioning and heating facilities. Each room is equipped with a fridge, an electric kettle and a TV with satellite channels. The en suite bathroom comes with toiletries and a hairdryer. Bicycle rentals are available at the hotel for guests who wish to explore the surroundings. The hotel also has a souvenir shop and a launderette. For breakfast, a Japanese-style and Western buffet is served at restaurant Kyo Wasabi, while the cafe & lounge Lavender offers a toast set. Tofuku-ji Temple is 20-minutes away, while Nijo Castle is 30-minutes away. It will take 40-minutes to reach Kiyomizu-dera Temple, the Heian Shrine and the To-ji and Gingaku-ji temples. Fushimi Ward is a great choice for travelers interested in temples, sightseeing and food. We speak your language! ... more   less 

Additional Information about Urban Hotel Kyoto

Address: 4-59 Fukakusa Nishiura-cho, Fushimi-ku, Kyoto 612-0029, Kyoto Prefecture
Region: Japan > Kinki > Kyoto Prefecture > Kyoto > Southern Kyoto , Kyoto Station
Price Range: $77 - $220 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3 star — Urban Hotel Kyoto 3*
Number of rooms: 199
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“Get a corner room. Less chance of disturbing others.”
 of 5 bubbles 328kenth, 27 Mar 2017 | Read review
“Single rooms are for single occupants. Double rooms aren't much larger, but are meant for two occupants.”
 of 5 bubbles EllenPortland_OR, 28 Dec 2016 | Read review
“Maybe in back off the street.”
 of 5 bubbles RdLsTrvld, 30 Jun 2016 | Read review
“good price, good service, good location, and you can see Kyoto Tower from the windoe of the --05 room.”
 of 5 bubbles WenYoung, 25 Apr 2016 | Read review
“Rooms on corner at the front have nice view.”
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