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Kyoto Hotels

Palace Side Hotel

  • Karasuma-dori Map It
  • Kamigyō-ku

Pros

  • Reasonable rates
  • Central location
  • Free Japanese lessons

Cons

  • Lots of wear and tear
  • Cramped bathrooms
  • Lousy breakfast

Updated 09/20/2013

Fodor's Review

A great option for travelers on a budget, this hotel has a good location, convenient access to public transportation, and a helpful multilingual concierge. It lacks the plush touches of more upscale lodgings, but it also lacks the jaw-dropping price tags. Rooms and bathrooms are comfortable, but extremely basic. Some feature paintings by local art students, drawing your eye away from the threadbare spots in the carpets. A discount rate for reservations of three nights or more sweetens the pot. The outdoor seating at the café is a nice perk, a rarity in any Japanese city. The hotel is on the east side of the Imperial Palace, three blocks north of Maruta-machi Station.

Hotel Information

Address:

Karasuma-dori, Shimo-dachiuri-agaru, Kyōto, 602-8011, Japan

Map It

Phone:

075-415–8887

Hotel Details:

  • 120 rooms
  • Rate includes No meals

Updated 09/20/2013

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