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Nishiyama Ryokan

At a Glance

    Pros

  • helpful concierge
  • flexible meal plans
  • good food

    Cons

  • thin futons
  • shared bathrooms
  • hotel feel

Nishiyama Ryokan Review

A central location, friendly staff, and surprisingly top-notch kaiseki and hot-pot dinners make this traditional inn a good find. It's great for travelers who want the tatami-room experience, although light sleepers should be warned that the futons are a little thin. Western-style rooms are also available. Meals are served in a downstairs dining room. A comfortable lounge has computer terminals and ports for your laptop. Large Japanese-style baths for each sex are open late. Traditional buildings give this neighborhood a lot of charm, and it's not far from action-packed city centers like Gion or Sanjo-dori.

    Contact Information

  • Address: Goko-machi-dori, Nijo-sagaru Nakagyō-ku, Kyōto, 604-0933
  • Phone: 075/222–1166
  • Website:
  • Location: Central Kyoto

    Hotel Details

  • 34 Japanese-style rooms, 1 Western-style room, all with shared bath.
  • Rate includes some meals.
Updated: 09-20-2013

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