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Guesthouse KINGYOYA - Hostel

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Overview of Guesthouse KINGYOYA - Hostel

Guesthouse KINGYOYA - Hostel

2 out of 5

4.4/5 Excellent

Guests rated this property 4.5/5 for cleanliness.

Popular amenities

  • Free WiFi
  • Air conditioning
  • Kitchen
  • Laundry

Explore the area

  • Popular LocationKitano Tenmangū16 min walk
  • Popular LocationDoshisha University7 min drive
  • Popular LocationKinkaku-ji8 min drive
  • AirportOsaka (ITM-Itami)62 min drive

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About this area


Guesthouse KINGYOYA - Hostel is located in Kyoto's Nishijin neighbourhood. The area's natural beauty can be seen at Philosopher's Walk and Lake Biwa, while Toei Kyoto Studio Park and Kyoto Aquarium are popular area attractions. Check out an event or a game at Kyoto Racecourse, and consider making time for Kyoto Railway Museum, a top attraction not to be missed. Guests appreciate the hostel's quiet location.
Popular Location

What's nearby

  • Kitano Tenmangū - 16 min walk
  • Doshisha University - 7 min drive
  • Kinkaku-ji - 8 min drive
  • Nijō Castle - 8 min drive
  • Kyoto Imperial Palace - 10 min drive

Getting around

  • Kitano-Hakubaicho Station - 3 min drive
  • Kuramaguchi Station - 18 min walk
  • Osaka (ITM-Itami) - 62 min drive


  • Sarasa Nishijin - 6 min walk
  • Kitchen Papa - 6 min walk
  • Bikash Mahal - 8 min walk
  • Kurazushi - 9 min walk
  • Le Petit Mec - 9 min walk

About this property

Guesthouse KINGYOYA - Hostel

Kyoto hostel in Nishijin, near Kyoto Imperial Palace
This smoke-free hostel features a microwave in a common area, a fridge in a common area and laundry facilities. WiFi in public areas is free. Additionally, free newspapers and a garden are on-site. All 5 rooms offer free WiFi.
Guesthouse KINGYOYA - Hostel offers 5 forms of accommodation. Guests can surf the web using complimentary wireless Internet access. Guests can make use of the shared/communal kitchen. Guests have access to shared bathrooms.
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

Things to do

  • Bike rentals

Family friendly

  • Laundry facilities


  • Free newspapers in reception

Guest services

  • Front desk (limited hours)
  • Laundry facilities
  • Luggage storage

Languages spoken

  • English
  • Japanese


  • Garden


  • Shared microwave
  • Shared fridge
  • Smoke-free property

Room amenities


  • Air conditioning (climate-controlled)


  • Hairdryer (on request)
  • Shared bathroom

Food and drink

  • Shared kitchen access

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Check-in from 4 PM - 9 PM
Minimum check-in age - 18


Check-out before 11 AM

Special check-in instructions

The front desk is open daily from 8 AM - 9 PM
Front desk staff will greet guests on arrival

Access methods

Staffed front desk


Pets not allowed

Children and extra beds

Children are welcome
Kids stay free! Children stay free when using existing bedding
Rollaway/extra beds are not available.
Cots (infant beds) are not available

Payment types at the property

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.

We have included all charges provided to us by the property.

You need to know

Extra-person charges may apply and vary depending on property policy
Government-issued photo identification and a credit card, debit card or 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 accepts credit cards

We should mention

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

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Guesthouse KINGYOYA Hostel
Guesthouse KINGYOYA Kyoto
Guesthouse KINGYOYA
Kingyoya Hostel Kyoto
Guesthouse KINGYOYA - Hostel Kyoto
Guesthouse KINGYOYA - Hostel Hostel/Backpacker accommodation

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Rating 5 - Excellent. 7 out of 13 reviews
5 - Excellent 54%
Rating 4 - Good. 5 out of 13 reviews
4 - Good 38%
Rating 3 - Okay. 0 out of 13 reviews
3 - Okay 0%
Rating 2 - Poor. 1 out of 13 reviews
2 - Poor 8%
Rating 1 - Terrible. 0 out of 13 reviews
1 - Terrible 0%




Staff & service




Property conditions & facilities

5/5 Excellent

Liked: Cleanliness, staff & service
It was very nice to live in a traditional japanese house
Stayed 2 nights in Jul 2019

4/5 Good

Liked: Staff & service, property conditions & facilities, room comfort
Place was cozy
Stayed 1 night in Mar 2019

5/5 Excellent

Liked: Cleanliness, staff & service, property conditions & facilities, room comfort
Stayed 1 night in Nov 2019

4/5 Good

Liked: Cleanliness, staff & service, room comfort
Stayed 1 night in Aug 2019

4/5 Good

Travelled with family
Liked: Amenities, property conditions & facilities
スタッフの方は気さくで、泊まり客同士もすれちがう度に挨拶したり会話したりで、宿の施設でけでなく、人も魅力的な宿でした。 シャワーは無料で24時間使えますが、湯船使用は300円かかり、タオルや備品レンタルさしたければ、夜9時までしかスタッフがいないのが不便です。 やだの場所は、京都の町屋に馴染みのない人にはややこしくバス停からの道が若干わかりにくいです。
Stayed 1 night in May 2019