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    Sawaya Honten

    25, Kawahara-cho, Shogoin, Sakyo-ku, Kyoto 606-8397, Kyoto Prefecture
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    Reviewed yesterday via mobile

    I stayed here for 2 nights while in Kyoto. It was very nice and cosy. I got a taxi from Kyoto station to the ryokan as it was the easiest way to get there. It is less than a 10 minute walk to a 7/11...More

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    Reviewed 25 March 2017 via mobile

    Summary: excellent, clean, hospitable, quiet, traditional. Room: we stayed in a Japanese-stytle room with two single futons (I loved it but not good if you cannot deal with hard mattresses). The room was large (approx 6m x4m), but that's just the bedroom. In addition there...More

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    Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

    Lovely little place with a good location. We could walk to the city and it was near a subway station. It provides the ryokan experience with its tatami mats and all..everyday you’ll get some form of small Japanese snack - a good way to try...More

    Thank AshlynJ 嘉
    Reviewed 1 week ago

    Close to Heian Shrine and other notable tourist places. Bus stop is very close to the Inn. Large rooms with nice touches, tabi socks, yukata, teas & cookies. The older staff don't really speak English, however the younger ones can speak more. Gave out lots...More

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    Thank alcathy
    Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

    It is not like real and large ryokan in Sapporo or Kyushu but good enough. And it has reasonable price. Staff can speak English. It has public bath. It is very small but good enough for relaxing. Location is also good. Has many bus stops...More

    Thank DONGHYUK J
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    • US$158 - US$227 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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    • #11 Top resorts Hotel in Kyoto
    • #29 Best Value Hotel in Kyoto
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    No district of Kyoto is quite as representative of its
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    is a hip spot for nightlife, alive with bars and
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    Soph851
    17 August 2017|
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    Response from さわや本店 | Property representative |
    There is Japanese Kaiseki restaurant near Ryokan Sawaya Honten. It takes only 5 minites from the hotel to the restaurant by walking. The restaurant 's name is kakinuma. It costs from about 51 to 93 US dollars at Japanese... More
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    27 July 2017|
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    Response from さわや本店 | Property representative |
    Thank you for asking about Ryokan Sawaya Honten. It costs within ¥2000 from JR Kyoto central station to the hotel by taxi. It takes about 20 minites by taxi. It is not convenient to take the subway to the hotel. Because the... More
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    "Quiet, clean, very comfortable."
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    "The beds are traditional Japanese mats so make sure you take that jnto consideration if yiu have any type of..."
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    "Staying on 2nd floor which is even more tranquil."
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    "My room, #203, was above the koi pond in the traditional garden."
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