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3 bedrooms, in-room safe, blackout drapes, free WiFi
3 bedrooms, in-room safe, blackout drapes, free WiFi
3 bedrooms, in-room safe, blackout drapes, free WiFi

Guest reviews

4.7 out of 5 Exceptional
34 reviews
Guests rated this property 4.8/5 for cleanliness.

Popular amenities

WiFi 無料

Cleaning and safety practices

  • 消毒殺菌剤で清掃
  • 前後のお客様の入室間隔が 72 時間以上
  • 手指消毒剤を提供



人気の観光スポットKatsura Imperial Villa車で 4 分
人気の観光スポットNijō Castle車で 21 分
人気の観光スポットKinkaku-ji車で 25 分
空港Osaka (ITM-Itami)車で 55 分

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  • 和室 2名利用

    5/5 guest room rating

    Room amenities

    • 21 ㎡
    • マウンテン ビュー
    • 定員 2 名
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  • クラシック ツインルーム

    5/5 guest room rating

    Room amenities

    • 23 ㎡
    • マウンテン ビュー
    • 定員 2 名
    More detailsクラシック ツインルーム
  • エコノミー 共同ドミトリー 女性限定

    5/5 guest room rating

    Room amenities

    • 35 ㎡
    • ヒル ビュー
    • 定員 1 名
    More detailsエコノミー 共同ドミトリー 女性限定
  • 和室 3名利用

    5/5 guest room rating

    Room amenities

    • 25 ㎡
    • マウンテン ビュー
    • 定員 3 名
    More details和室 3名利用
  • エコノミー 共同ドミトリー 男女共用ドミトリー

    5/5 guest room rating

    Room amenities

    • 35 ㎡
    • マウンテン ビュー
    • 定員 1 名
    More detailsエコノミー 共同ドミトリー 男女共用ドミトリー



Mulan Hostel is located in Kyoto's Arashiyama neighborhood. Togetsukyo Bridge and Tenryuji Temple are notable landmarks, and the area's natural beauty can be seen at Bamboo Forest Street. Toei Kyoto Studio Park and Kyoto Railway Museum are not to be missed.
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  • Katsura Imperial Villa - 車で 4 分
  • Toji Temple - 車で 9 分
  • Shijo Omiya - 車で 18 分
  • Nijō Castle - 車で 21 分
  • Kinkaku-ji - 車で 25 分


  • Hankyu Arashiyama Station - 3 min walk
  • Saga-Arashiyama Station - 19 min walk
  • 空港Kansai Intl. Airport (KIX) - 81 min drive


Mulan Hostel

Kyoto hostel in Arashiyama, near Arashiyama Onsen
Along with a bar/lounge, this smoke-free hostel has a microwave in a common area and a refrigerator in a common area. WiFi in public areas is free. Other amenities include self parking, a business center, and concierge services. All 9 rooms have 3 bedrooms and feature free WiFi. Guests can appreciate conveniences like 4 bathrooms and washers/dryers, and other amenities include free wired Internet and flat-screen TVs. Bathrooms are shared.
Mulan Hostel offers 9 accommodations, which are accessible via exterior corridors and feature washers/dryers and safes. Flat-screen televisions are featured in guestrooms.

Guests have access to shared bathrooms. Bathrooms include showers and complimentary toiletries. This Kyoto hostel provides complimentary wired and wireless Internet access. Microwaves and hair dryers can be requested. Housekeeping is provided daily.

Cleaning and safety practices

Enhanced cleanliness measures

Disinfectant is used to clean the property
High-touch surfaces are cleaned and disinfected
Sheets and towels are washed at 60°C/140°F or hotter

Social distancing

Guest rooms kept vacant for 72 hours between stays
Social distancing measures in place

Safety measures

Personal protective equipment worn by staff
Temperature checks given to staff
Masks available
Hand sanitizer provided
This information is provided by our partners.



  • Available in all rooms: Free WiFi and wired Internet
  • Available in some public areas: Free WiFi and wired Internet

Parking and transportation

  • Self parking: JPY 500 per night
  • Roundtrip airport shuttle (surcharge)

Food and drink

  • Continental breakfast available for a fee daily 9:00 AM–11:00 AM: JPY 950 for adults and JPY 950 for children
  • 1 bar

Things to do

  • Arcade/game room

Family friendly

  • Arcade/game room
  • Full-sized refrigerator
  • Laundry facilities
  • Microwave (on request)
  • Washer/dryer


  • Front-desk safe
  • Library
  • No elevators

Guest services

  • Concierge services
  • Daily housekeeping
  • Front desk (limited hours)
  • Laundry facilities
  • Luggage storage
  • Multilingual staff
  • Tour/ticket assistance

Languages spoken

  • Chinese
  • English
  • Japanese

Business services

  • Business center
  • Computer station


  • Garden
  • Terrace


  • If you have requests for specific accessibility needs, please contact the property using the information on the reservation confirmation received after booking.
  • Bathroom emergency pull cord
  • Braille signage
  • Grab bar near toilet
  • In-room accessibility
  • Low-height counter and sink
  • Wheelchair-accessible path of travel


  • Shared microwave
  • Shared refrigerator
  • Smoke-free property
  • TV in lobby



  • Air conditioning (climate-controlled)
  • Blackout drapes/curtains
  • Heating (climate-controlled)


  • 4 bathrooms
  • Free toiletries
  • Hair dryer (on request)
  • Shower


  • Flat-screen TV

Food and drink

  • Cookware/dishes/utensils
  • Microwave (on request)
  • Oven
  • Refrigerator


  • Access via exterior corridors
  • Safe
  • Washer and dryer



Check-in from 3 PM - 9 PM
Express check-in
Minimum check-in age - 15


Check-out before 10 AM


The front desk is open daily from 8 AM - 9 PM
This property doesn't offer after-hours check-in
Front desk staff will greet guests on arrival


The following facilities or services will be unavailable from September 9 2020 to December 31 2020 (dates subject to change):
  • Dining venue(s)


Staffed front desk


Pets not allowed

お子様およびエキストラ ベッドのご利用について

Children are welcome
Rollaway/extra beds are not available
Cribs (infant beds) are not available




You'll be asked to pay the following charges at the property:

  • A city tax may be collected at the property, effective October 1, 2018. The city tax ranges from JPY 200-1,000 per person, per night based on the nightly room rate. Please note that further exemptions may apply. For more details, please contact the property using the information on the reservation confirmation received after booking.
  • A tax is imposed by the city: JPY 1000 per person, per night

We have included all charges provided to us by the property. However, charges can vary, for example, based on length of stay or the room you book.


The following fees and deposits are charged by the property at time of service, check-in, or check-out.

  • Fee for continental breakfast: JPY 950 for adults and JPY 950 for children (approximately)
  • Self parking fee: JPY 500 per night

The above list may not be comprehensive. Fees and deposits may not include tax and are subject to change.


Extra-person charges may apply and vary depending on property policy
Government-issued photo identification and a credit card or cash deposit may be required at check-in for incidental charges
Special requests are subject to availability upon check-in and may incur additional charges; special requests cannot be guaranteed


The Japanese Ministry of Health, Labour, and Welfare requires all international visitors to submit their passport number and nationality when registering at any lodging facility (inns, hotels, motels, etc. ); additionally, lodging proprietors are required to photocopy passports for all registering guests and keep the photocopy on file


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Can I cancel my reservation for free at Mulan Hostel and receive a full refund?
Yes, Mulan Hostel offers free cancellation on select room rates, because flexibility matters! Please refer to Mulan Hostel cancellation policy on our site for more details about any exclusions or requirements.
Is Mulan Hostel pet-friendly?
No, pets are not allowed at this property.
How much is parking at Mulan Hostel?
Self parking is available for JPY 500 per night.
What time is check-in at Mulan Hostel?
Check-in is from 3 PM–9 PM. After-hours check-in is not available.
What time is check-out at Mulan Hostel?
Check-out is at 10 AM.
Does Mulan Hostel provide a shuttle to the airport?
Yes, there's an airport shuttle.
Where is Mulan Hostel located?
Located in Arashiyama, this hostel is within a 10-minute walk of Arashiyama Onsen and Togetsukyo Bridge. Arashiyama Monkey Park and Tenryuji Temple are also within 1 mi (2 km). Hankyu Arashiyama Station is only a 3-minute walk and Arashiyama Station is 11 minutes.
34 reviews
5 - Excellent
4 - Good
3 - Okay
2 - Poor
1 - Terrible




Staff & service




Property conditions & facilities

5/5 Excellent

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Stayed 1 night in Dec 2019

5/5 Excellent

Happy face iconLiked: Cleanliness, staff & service, property conditions & facilities, room comfort
Super welcoming and helpful reception. Very nice other guests. Great local public onsen. Lovely area to explore temple and bamboo forests.
Stayed 2 nights in Oct 2019

5/5 Excellent

Traveled with partner
Happy face iconLiked: Cleanliness, staff & service, amenities, property conditions & facilities
Very friendly and our host's English was very good. She showed us around the property and gave us the breakdown of what's good in Kyoko
Stayed 1 night in Jun 2019

5/5 Excellent

Traveled with family and small children
Happy face iconLiked: Cleanliness, staff & service, amenities, property conditions & facilities
Excellent place and great to walk around with the family
Stayed 2 nights in Apr 2019

5/5 Excellent

Stayed 1 night in Feb 2019

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