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- friendly innkeepers
- family-friendly atmosphere
- free Wi-Fi
- strict curfew
- all shared bathrooms
- mosquitos off the river in summer
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Ryokan Yuhara Review
Drawing many repeat visitors, the Ryokan Yuhara lets you save a few yen while exploring Kyoto. The friendliness of the staff, as well as its passable English, more than compensates for the spartan amenities. Especially rewarding is a springtime stay, when the cherry-blossom trees are in full bloom along the nearby Takase-gawa. The hotel is a 15-minute walk from the hot neighborhoods of Gion and Ponto-cho and sits right on a small river. There is an 11 pm curfew.
- Address: 188 Kagiya-cho, Shomen-agaru, Kiya-machi-dori Higashiyama-ku, Kyōto, 605-0909
- Phone: 075/371–9583
- Location: Eastern Kyoto
- 10 Japanese-style rooms with shared bath.
- Rate includes no meals.
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