Overview of FUJITAYA Kyoto - Hostel

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4.6/5 Wonderful
124 reviews
Guests rated this property 4.7/5 for cleanliness.


  • Free WiFi
  • Breakfast included
  • Air conditioning
  • Kitchen


What's nearby

Popular LocationShijo Omiya12 min walk
Popular LocationToji Temple9 min drive
Restaurant横綱3 min walk
RestaurantFukui Okonomiyaki3 min walk
AirportOsaka (ITM-Itami)49 min drive

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  • Japanese-Style Twin Room (Check-in by 7 PM)

    Room amenities

    • Sleeps 2
    • 2 Single Futons
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  • Japanese-Style Triple Room (Check-in by 7 PM)

    Room amenities

    • Sleeps 3
    • 3 Single Futons
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  • Japanese-Style Quadruple Room (Check-in by 7 PM)

    Room amenities

    • Sleeps 4
    • 4 Single Futons
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About this area


Located in Kyoto's Central Kyoto neighbourhood, FUJITAYA Kyoto - Hostel is in the city centre and near a metro station. The area's natural beauty can be seen at Philosopher's Walk and Lake Biwa, while Kyoto Aquarium and Toei Kyoto Studio Park are popular area attractions. Looking to enjoy an event or a game while in town? See what's happening at Kyoto Racecourse or Nishikyogoku Athletic Stadium.

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Popular Location

What's nearby

  • Shijo Omiya - 12 min walk
  • Nishiki Market - 9 min drive
  • Toji Temple - 9 min drive
  • Kyoto Tower - 9 min drive
  • Nijō Castle - 10 min drive

Getting around

  • Tanbaguchi Station - 7 min walk
  • Shijo-omiya Station - 12 min walk
  • Osaka (KIX-Kansai Intl.) - 79 min drive


  • 横綱 - 3 min walk
  • Fukui Okonomiyaki - 3 min walk
  • RAJU - 4 min walk
  • やきとりまん天 - 5 min walk
  • 割烹大関 - 6 min walk

About this property

FUJITAYA Kyoto - Hostel

Kyoto hostel in Central Kyoto, near Kawaramachi
Along with laundry facilities, this smoke-free hostel has free breakfast and free WiFi in public areas. All 9 rooms provide conveniences such as full-sized fridge/freezers and microwaves, plus free WiFi and hobs.
FUJITAYA Kyoto - Hostel offers 9 forms of air-conditioned accommodation with shared/communal kitchens and a hairdryer. Guests can make use of the in-room full-sized fridge/freezers and microwaves.
Guests have access to shared bathrooms. Bathrooms include baths or showers and bidets. Guests can surf the web using complimentary wireless Internet access.
The recreational activities listed below are available either on-site or nearby; fees may apply.

Property amenities


Available in all rooms: Free WiFi
Available in some public areas: Free WiFi

Parking and public transport

No on-site parking available

Food and drink

Free continental breakfast available daily 8:00 AM–10:00 AM

Things to do

Bike hire

Family friendly

Full-sized fridge
Laundry facilities
Rollaway/extra beds (surcharge)


No lifts

Guest services

Front desk (limited hours)
Laundry facilities
Luggage storage

Languages spoken



If you have requests for specific accessibility needs, please note them in the special requests field on the booking page after selecting your room.
Accessible bathroom
In-room accessibility
Roll-in shower


Smoke-free property

Room amenities


Air conditioning
Rollaway/extra beds (surcharge)


Bathtub or shower
Shared bathroom
Toilet paper

Food and drink

Shared kitchen access


Iron/ironing board (on request)
Local maps
Window screens



Check-in between 3 PM and 7:00 PM
Minimum check-in age - 18


Check-out before 10 AM

Special check-in instructions

The front desk is open daily from 8 AM - 7:00 PM
To make arrangements for check-in please contact the property at least 48 hours before arrival using the information on the booking confirmation
If you are planning to arrive after 7:00 PM please contact the property in advance using the information on the booking confirmation
Guests planning to arrive outside of normal check-in hours must contact the property in advance for check-in instructions; access will be through a private entrance
For more details, please contact the property using the information on the booking confirmation
Guests should notify this property in advance of their anticipated arrival time to arrange check-in.

Access methods

Private entrance


Pets not allowed (service animals welcome)

Children and extra beds

Children 2 and younger are not allowed at this property; all guests older than 2 are welcome
Rollaway/extra beds are available for JPY 3000.0 per night.
Cots (infant beds) are not available

Payment types at the property

American Express

Important information


You'll be asked to pay the following charges at the property:

  • A city tax may be collected at the property, effective from 1 October 2018. The city tax ranges from JPY 200–1,000 per person, per night based on the nightly room rate. Please note that further exemptions may apply. For more details, please contact the property using the information on the reservation confirmation received after booking.
  • A tax is imposed by the city: JPY 1000 per person, per night

We have included all charges provided to us by the property. However, charges can vary, for example, based on length of stay or the room you book.

Optional extras

The following fees and deposits are charged by the property at the time of service, check-in or check-out.

  • Rollaway bed fee: JPY 3000.0 per night
  • Credit card charges are subject to a surcharge of 4 per cent

The above list may not be comprehensive. Fees and deposits may not include tax and are subject to change.

You need to know

Extra-person charges may apply and vary depending on property policy.
Government-issued photo identification and a cash deposit may be required at check-in for incidental charges.
Special requests are subject to availability upon check-in and may incur additional charges. Special requests cannot be guaranteed.
  • No on-site parking is available.
  • This property only accepts credit cards and cash for all on-site payments. Please note that cultural norms and guest policies may differ by country and by property. The policies listed are provided by the property.

We should mention

Children 2 years old and younger are not permitted at this property
The Japanese Ministry of Health, Labour and Welfare requires all international visitors to submit their passport number and nationality when registering at any lodging facility (inns, hotels, motels, etc. ); additionally, lodging proprietors are required to photocopy passports for all registering guests and keep the photocopy on file

Property is also known as

FUJITAYA Kyoto Hostel

Frequently asked questions

Is this property pet-friendly?
No, only service animals are welcome at the property.
How much is parking at this property?
This property doesn't offer parking.
What time is check-in at FUJITAYA Kyoto - Hostel?
Check-in is from 3 PM to 7:00 PM.
What time is check-out at FUJITAYA Kyoto - Hostel?
Checkout is at 10 AM.
Where is FUJITAYA Kyoto - Hostel located?
Located in Central Kyoto, this hostel is within a 15-minute walk of Nishihonganji Temple, Kawaramachi and Kyoto Aquarium. Shijo Omiya and Kyoto Railway Museum are also within 15 minutes. Tanbaguchi Station is 7 minutes by foot and Umekoji-Kyotonishi Station is 14 minutes.

Guest reviews

5 - Excellent
4 - Good
3 - Okay
2 - Mediocre
1 - Poor
Service and Staff
Property condition

5/5 Excellent

  • Liked: Cleanliness, staff & service, property conditions & facilities, room comfort

Stayed 1 night in Jan 2020

5/5 Excellent

  • Liked: Cleanliness, staff & service, property conditions & facilities, room comfort

Thank you

The staff was really nice and helpful. It was our first time together in Kyoto but they explained all the locations to visit in the city and some nice restaurants. If we have the chance to go back to Kyoto, for sure we will stay there again.

Stayed 3 nights in Dec 2019

5/5 Excellent

  • Liked: Cleanliness, staff & service, property conditions & facilities, room comfort

We had a lovely trip! Thank you so much for everything!

Stayed 1 night in Aug 2019

4/5 Good

  • Liked: Cleanliness, staff & service, property conditions & facilities, room comfort

A nice stay

Use Google maps to reach this hostel. A relatively comfortable and relaxing stay. Will stay again if I got the chance to kyoto.

Stayed 2 nights in Jun 2019

5/5 Excellent

  • Liked: Cleanliness, staff & service, property conditions & facilities

Value for money.very clean with good facilities.remember it is a hostel and not hotel .bathroom and toilet is common .cleanliness in Japan is top notch and this is reflected in Fujiyata in spite of being hostel . Very close to Tambaguchi station on SAN -in line.JR pass valid for this line

Stayed 6 nights in May 2019