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Karasuma Kyoto Hotel
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Karasuma Shijo Sagaru, Kyoto 600-8412, Japan
+81 753 710 111

RM 283+

Overall guest ratings

8.4/10 Excellent
Based on 930 reviews

Review highlights

  • 10.0
  • 9.5
  • 8.8
  • 5.8

Good to know

  • Train station is close
  • Great shopping
  • Close to public transport

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    About

    Location.

    This central Kyoto hotel is a two-minute walk from a subway station and a bus stop. Attractions within 1.6 km (1 mile) include Kyoto International Manga Museum, Higashi Honganji Temple, Gion Corner, Nijo Castle, and Kyoto Tower.

    Hotel Features.

    A total renovation of this Kyoto property was completed in 2012. The on-site Toh-Lee restaurant serves Chinese fare for lunch and dinner. Bar Anchor features seasonal cocktails and single-malt Scotches. A Starbucks is on the main floor, just off the lobby. Additional amenities at the Karasuma Kyoto Hotel include a large meeting room, business services, exhibit space, event catering, concierge services, tour assistance, currency exchange, a grocery/convenience store, a gift shop/newsstand and laundry facilities. A safe-deposit box is provided at the front desk. Secure parking is available for a surcharge.

    Guestrooms.

    This Kyoto hotel has 244 guestrooms offering complimentary WiFi and wired (high-speed) Internet access, flat-panel TV with satellite service and OnCommand video, direct-dial phone, refrigerator, safe, and slippers. For a single surcharge, guests can watch up to 150 movies in their rooms. Beds come with down comforters. Connecting and adjoining rooms are available and iron/ironing boards can be provided on request. Bathrooms feature bathtubs and showers with handheld showerheads, bathroom phones, hair dryers and complimentary toiletries. Cribs (infant beds) are available upon request (surcharges may apply).

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    Amenities

    • Free Wi-Fi
    • Facilities for disabled guests
    • Business centre
    • Currency exchange on-site
    • Laundry service
    • Meeting/Banquet facilities
    • Restaurant
    • Bar/Lounge
    • Air-conditioned
    • 24 Hour Front Desk
    • Storage available
    • Non-smoking rooms available
    • Room service
    • Beauty salon
    • Coffee shop
    • Terrace/Patio
    • Concierge service
    • Cribs available
    • Gift shop
    • Laundry facilities
    • Cable or satellite TV
    • Safe
    • Free Internet
    • Pets not allowed
    • Parking (surcharge)
    • Wedding services
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    Overall rating

    8.4 Excellent
    Based on 930 reviews
    • 10.0 "Incredible bar."
    • 9.5 "Terrific location."
      9.7 "97% thought it was easy to get to the train station."
      10.0 "Near to public transport, according to 100%."
      9.8 "98% liked the proximity to shopping."
      10.0 "100% liked the proximity to sightseeing."
      7.8 "Easily accessible by car, said 78%."
      10.0 "100% enjoyed the restaurants & bars nearby."
      10.0 "City centre within easy reach, said 100%."
    • 8.8 "Breakfast is good."
    • 8.5 "Great service."
      8.2 "82% said the reception staff was great."
    • 6.8 "Rooms are ok."
      5.4 "Only 54% said rooms were big enough."
      6.8 "Only 68% said rooms were clean enough."
      6.2 "62% said the view was so-so."
    • 5.8 "Average comfort."
      5.4 "Only 54% said rooms were big enough."
      5.5 "For only 55%, the noise level was all right."
    • 5.3 "Vibe was decent."
    • 4.6 "Internet is poor."
      4.3 "57% said the wifi quality was bad."
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    Overall rating

    7.9 Good
    Based on 93 reviews
    • 9.6 "Terrific location."
      10.0 "Near to public transport, according to 100%."
    • 8.9 "Breakfast is good."
    • 8.5 "Great service."
      9.5 "95% found the staff to be very friendly."
    • 6.9 "Rooms are ok."
      6.1 "Only 61% said rooms were clean enough."
    • 6.6 "Average cleanliness."
      6.1 "Only 61% said rooms were clean enough."
    • 5.7 "Vibe was decent."

    Overall rating

    8.3 Excellent
    Based on 195 reviews
    • 9.6 "Terrific location."
      9.8 "98% thought it was easy to get to the train station."
      10.0 "Near to public transport, according to 100%."
      9.8 "98% liked the proximity to shopping."
      10.0 "100% liked the proximity to sightseeing."
      7.6 "Easily accessible by car, said 76%."
    • 9.0 "Excellent breakfast."
    • 7.7 "Good service."
      9.1 "91% found the staff to be very friendly."
      7.9 "79% said the reception staff was great."
    • 6.5 "Rooms are ok."
      5.2 "Only 52% said rooms were big enough."
      6.6 "Only 66% said rooms were clean enough."

    Overall rating

    8.5 Excellent
    Based on 195 reviews
    • 9.3 "Terrific location."
      9.7 "97% thought it was easy to get to the train station."
      9.8 "98% liked the proximity to shopping."
    • 9.0 "Excellent breakfast."
    • 8.9 "Great service."
      9.6 "96% found the staff to be very friendly."
    • 7.6 "Good cleanliness."
      7.2 "72% said rooms were clean."
    • 7.3 "Nice rooms."
      7.2 "72% said rooms were clean."
    • 5.1 "Vibe was decent."

    Overall rating

    8.3 Excellent
    Based on 446 reviews
    • 9.2 "Terrific location."
      9.8 "98% thought it was easy to get to the train station."
      10.0 "Near to public transport, according to 100%."
      9.6 "96% liked the proximity to shopping."
    • 8.7 "Breakfast is good."
    • 8.7 "Great service."
      8.3 "83% said the reception staff was great."
      9.7 "97% found the staff to be very friendly."
      8.9 "89% thought the service was very professional."
    • 7.0 "Good cleanliness."
    • 6.3 "Rooms are ok."
      5.2 "Only 52% said rooms were big enough."
      6.7 "Only 67% said rooms were clean enough."
    Hotel type
    Solo Hotel
    Guests recommend this hotel for solo travelers.
    City Hotel
    Guests say it is the perfect hotel for a city trip.
    Good to know
    "Train station is close"
    "Great shopping"
    "Close to public transport"
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