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Rakucho Ryokan
Top Economy Hotel

67 Higashihangicho, Shimogamo, Sakyo-ku, Kyoto 606-0824, Japan
+81 757 212 174

$77+

Overall guest ratings

9.0/10 Excellent
based on 180 reviews

Review highlights

  • 9.5
  • 9.4
  • 9.3
  • 9.0

Good to know

  • Close to public transport
  • Clean hotel facilities
  • New rooms
  • Pleasant hotel grounds

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    About

    Housed in a historic Japanese building more than 80 years old, Rakucho Ryokan is a 10-minute walk from Kitayama Subway Station, which is a 15-minute subway ride from JR Kyoto Station. Featuring a Japanese garden and antique furniture, it offers traditional Japanese lodging with free Wi-Fi in public areas. Guest rooms feature a tatami (woven-straw) floor and traditional futon bedding. Air conditioning and heating facilities are fitted in all rooms, while an electric kettle and green tea bags are provided. Bathrooms and toilets are shared. The Ryokan has a shared kitchen with a fridge and a microwave. Coin-operated laundry machines are available as well. Guests can use the internet terminal in the common area for free. Ryokan Rakucho is a 20-minute bus ride from the Kiyomizu-dera Temple. Shimogamo Shrine is located 1.2 miles away. Kamogawa River can be reached within a 7-minute walk, and Kyoto Botanical Garden is a 15-minute walk from the property.

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    Amenities

    • Internet
    • No smoking
    • Parking
    • Air-conditioned
    • Free Wi-Fi
    • Terrace/Patio
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    Reviews

    Guest reviews

    Overall rating

    9.0 Excellent
    based on 180 reviews
    • 9.5 "World class service."
      10.0 "100% found the staff to be very friendly."
      9.8 "Management was excellent, said 98%."
      10.0 "100% said the reception staff was great."
      7.0 "Housekeeping was great, according to 70%."
    • 9.4 "Very comfortable."
      9.4 "94% thought rooms were spacious."
      9.3 "93% thought it was pleasantly quiet."
      8.5 "85% said the beds were comfortable."
    • 9.3 "Excellent amenities."
      8.5 "85% thought the building was wonderful."
      10.0 "100% found the grounds to be nice."
    • 9.0 "Awesome vibe."
      9.8 "98% enjoyed the friendly atmosphere."
      8.1 "81% thought, the hotel was modern."
    • 7.9 "Good location."
      8.6 "Near to public transport, according to 86%."
      10.0 "100% liked the proximity to sightseeing."
      8.8 "88% thought it was easy to get to the train station."

    Overall rating

    8.9 Excellent
    based on 142 reviews
    • 9.5 "World class service."
      10.0 "100% found the staff to be very friendly."
      9.8 "Management was excellent, said 98%."
    • 9.2 "Very comfortable."
      9.5 "95% thought it was pleasantly quiet."
      9.3 "93% thought rooms were spacious."
      8.4 "84% said the beds were comfortable."
    • 9.0 "Excellent amenities."
      7.9 "79% thought the building was wonderful."
    • 8.7 "Vibe was good."
      9.7 "97% enjoyed the friendly atmosphere."
      7.9 "79% thought, the hotel was modern."
    • 8.0 "Location is great."
      8.6 "Near to public transport, according to 86%."

    Overall rating

    8.6 Excellent
    based on 16 reviews
    • 7.8 "Nice rooms."

    Overall rating

    8.5 Excellent
    based on 21 reviews
    • 9.4 "World class service."
      10.0 "100% found the staff to be very friendly."
    • 7.8 "Nice rooms."
    • 7.7 "Good location."
    Hotel type
    Friends Hotel
    Guests recommend this for traveling with friends.
    Economy Hotel
    Guests recommend this hotel for budget travelers.
    Good to know
    "Close to public transport"
    "Clean hotel facilities"
    "New rooms"
    "Pleasant hotel grounds"
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