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Sakura Terrace The Gallery
3 out of 5
39 Higashikujo Kamitonoda cho, Minami ku, Kyoto, Kyoto
¥8,182
per night
Mar 26 - Mar 27
4.6/5Wonderful! (3,987 reviews)

"Great location just a 3min walk from Kyoto station. Good sized clean rooms with a small balcony. Free laundry available & soap detergent is supplied. Lovely area to have welcome drinks in the evening, options included beer, wine & cocktails, nice to have a mulled wine & sit in front of the fires ..."…"

Reviewed on Feb 18, 2020

Sakura Terrace The Gallery
Centurion CABIN & SPA KYOTO
2.5 out of 5
68-2, Tachiuri Nishimachi, Shimogyo-ku, Kyoto, Kyoto
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4.1/5Very Good! (1,291 reviews)

"Tremendously safe and secured even if you are a woman and travelling alone! Women rooms are very spacious as well."…"

Reviewed on Jan 3, 2020

Centurion CABIN & SPA KYOTO
Hotel San Crane
3 out of 5
264 Daigo-Cho, Muromachihigashiiru, Gojo dori, Shimogyo-ku, Kyoto, Kyoto
¥3,909
per night
Mar 1 - Mar 2
4.2/5Excellent! (1,701 reviews)

"Not the best location, but the staff are fantastic! They are very helpful and friendly."…"

Reviewed on Nov 29, 2019

Hotel San Crane
Hotel Hokke Club Kyoto
3 out of 5
Kyoto-eki Karasuma Chuo-guchi Shomen, Shimogyo-ku, Kyoto, Kyoto
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¥5,964
per night
Mar 5 - Mar 6
4.2/5Excellent! (1,637 reviews)

"The location and laundary mat is very convenient. The staff are very friendly and helpful. The restaurant and coffee shop below the lobby is convenient and offers a literally warm atmosphere to meet with friends or make new ones. The hotel’s location across Kyoto Station helps too."…"

Reviewed on Jan 1, 2020

Hotel Hokke Club Kyoto
Kyoto Uraraka Guest House
3 out of 5
740, Kitaiseyacho, Kamigyo-ku, Kyoto, Kyoto
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¥3,091
per night
Mar 8 - Mar 9
4.3/5Excellent! (345 reviews)

"Cool place located near Nijo Castle and some good ramen spots."…"

Reviewed on Jan 12, 2020

Kyoto Uraraka Guest House
Smile Hotel Kyoto-shijo
3 out of 5
59-61 Nishinotoin, Shijo, Shimogyo-ku, Kyoto, Kyoto
¥2,818
per night
Mar 16 - Mar 17
3.9/5Very Good! (1,608 reviews)

"The staff were very helpful and friendly"…"

Reviewed on Feb 27, 2020

Smile Hotel Kyoto-shijo
Kyoto Plaza Hotel
3 out of 5
28, Nishikujo Zaocho, Minami-ku, Kyoto, kyoto
¥5,430
per night
Mar 8 - Mar 9
3.8/5Good! (215 reviews)
Wonderful stay

"Wonderful"…"

Reviewed on Sep 25, 2019

Kyoto Plaza Hotel
nine hours Kyoto
1.5 out of 5
588 Teianmaenocho,Teramachi-dori, Shijo Sagaru,Shimogyo-ku, Kyoto, Kyoto
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¥3,967
per night
Mar 5 - Mar 6
4/5Very Good! (1,057 reviews)

"Location was great They should enforce the no luggage in pods and quietness both nights people were unzipping luggage all night"…"

Reviewed on Nov 23, 2019

nine hours Kyoto
Mosaic Hostel Kyoto
2 out of 5
4-1 Nishikujo Kasugacho, Minami-ku, Kyoto, Kyoto
¥3,912
per night
Mar 3 - Mar 4
4.6/5Wonderful! (117 reviews)
Social and clean hostel!

"Mosaic Hostel was so much fun to stay at! I met some fellow travelers at the Saturday night get-together and ended up hanging out with them multiple times. The location is very near Kyoto Station and many bus stops. If you are wanting to be near the downtown area, this is not your place! The breakfast ..."…"

Reviewed on Nov 4, 2019

Mosaic Hostel Kyoto
karaksa hotel Kyoto I
3 out of 5
12-13 Mibubojocho, Nakagyo Ward, Kyoto, Kyoto
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4.5/5Wonderful! (286 reviews)

"I highly recommend this hotel to friends, family or fellow travelers to japan! Extremely clean, friendly staff and great location in regards to public transit, lots of convenient stores in the area and overall very happy with my stay there! My only comment (which is not negative at all) is I wished ..."…"

Reviewed on Feb 22, 2020

karaksa hotel Kyoto I
Hotel Gran Ms Kyoto
3.5 out of 5
410-3 Shimomaruya-cho, Nakagyo-ku, Kyoto, Kyoto
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¥3,140
per night
Mar 15 - Mar 16
4.3/5Excellent! (1,950 reviews)

"Front desk staff was very helpful. They printed out some info to help me find a J-league game held in another city."…"

Reviewed on Feb 26, 2020

Hotel Gran Ms Kyoto
Piece Hostel Kyoto
2 out of 5
21-1 Higashikujo Higashisanno-cho, Minami-ku, Kyoto, Kyoto
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¥3,967
per night
Mar 1 - Mar 2
4.6/5Wonderful! (706 reviews)

"nice place and clean and good location best for traveler"…"

Reviewed on Feb 12, 2020

Piece Hostel Kyoto
Root2 coffee & hostel
3 out of 5
88 Hanabatake-Cho, Shimogyo-Ku, Kyoto, Kyoto
¥2,645
per night
Mar 2 - Mar 3
4.2/5Very Good! (144 reviews)

"It's clean and room is in good condition. Their Japanese style room is facing a busy road so not very quiet even with windows closed. Transportation is convenient. Overall a recommended place to stay in Kyoto."…"

Reviewed on Dec 17, 2019

Root2 coffee & hostel
Sakura Terrace
3 out of 5
1-1 Karasuma-cho, Higashi-kujo, Minami-ku, Kyoto, Kyoto
¥6,546
per night
Mar 6 - Mar 7
4.4/5Wonderful! (1,849 reviews)

"Hotel was great, close to metro and bus stop for transport. Enjoyed the welcome eveing drink each night."…"

Reviewed on Feb 16, 2020

Sakura Terrace
ibis Styles Kyoto Station
3 out of 5
47 Higashikujo Kamitonoda-cho, Minami-ku, Kyoto, Kyoto
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¥5,909
per night
Mar 3 - Mar 4
4.2/5Very Good! (1,556 reviews)

"The room was really small. Next time -we will get 2 twin beds!"…"

Reviewed on Feb 13, 2020

ibis Styles Kyoto Station
Hotel Villa Fontaine Village Kyoto
3.5 out of 5
5 Mibu-Bojo-cho,Nakagyo-ku, Kyoto, Kyoto
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¥4,418
per night
Mar 6 - Mar 7
4.2/5Excellent! (1,408 reviews)

"Room a little on the small size for a family of four. Had to put table in front of fridge for room."…"

Reviewed on Jan 17, 2020

Hotel Villa Fontaine Village Kyoto
Guest House & Hotel Shijo Omiya
2.5 out of 5
263 Matsumotocho, Inokumadori, Shimogyo-ku, Kyoto, Kyoto
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4.2/5Excellent! (202 reviews)

"It is very quiet. The property owner communicates very well."…"

Reviewed on Aug 21, 2019

Guest House & Hotel Shijo Omiya
FUJITAYA BnB
2.5 out of 5
37-1 Nishishichijo, Kitanishi no cho, Kyoto, Kyoto
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¥4,454
per night
Mar 11 - Mar 12
4.6/5Wonderful! (76 reviews)

"Excellent. Great place."…"

Reviewed on May 26, 2019

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What's the best budget-friendly accommodation in Kyoto?

Based on reviews, Hotel Hokke Club Kyoto is a popular 3-star hotel for our travelers looking for an economical choice, and features free WiFi and a restaurant. Other good options for your budget-friendly stay include Smile Hotel Kyoto-shijo and karaksa hotel Kyoto I.

What is staying in Kyoto like?

Nature enthusiasts will enjoy exploring Kyoto, and visitors give high marks for the temples, beautiful gardens, and local tours. This culturally-rich city also attracts tourists with its monuments. Top sights in the city include Kawaramachi, Nishiki Market, and Gion Corner. In Kyoto, there are 2108 hotels and other accommodations to choose from.

What's the best place for a stay in Kyoto?

Kamuro-an is ranked highly by Expedia customers. This 3-star ryokan offers free WiFi and LCD TVs. It is located a short 9-minute walk from Kiyomizu Temple. Reviews from our site also recommend KYOTO Guest Inn Nagaokakyo and NEST AT NISHIKI, KYOTO as top options for your trip.

Arashiyama is a culturally-rich top neighborhood that travelers like for its riverfront. Other favorite areas in Kyoto include Gion and Karasuma.

What's the best hotel for a stay in Arashiyama?

With 29 hotels and other accommodations to choose from in this neighborhood, you're sure to find what you're looking for as you plan your trip. Based on Expedia customer reviews, Mulan Hostel is the highest ranked property in Arashiyama. This property offers private yards and a bar. Other favorite options in the area include NAGI KYOTO ARASHIYAMA and Ryotei Rangetsu.

What are the top places to visit in Kyoto?

Cultural venues in the city include Gion Corner, Kyoto MINAMIZA Theatre, and Kyoto International Manga Museum. Attractions like Kyoto Aquarium, Toei Kyoto Studio Park, and Kyoto Municipal Zoo are fun for kids of all ages. Notable for its temples, monuments, and historic sites, the city's landmarks include Heian Shrine, Kyoto Imperial Palace, and Nijō Castle.

What's the best hotel to stay near Kyoto University?

Adjacent to Kyoto University, Kyoto Guesthouse - The Earthship- Chikyugo is one of the top choices for your stay based on our traveler data, and this guesthouse offers free WiFi and a rooftop terrace. Other good choices close by include Guesthouse Hyakumanben Cross and Ryokan Sawaya Honten.