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    Karaku

    499 Gionmachi Minamigawa, Higashi-ku, Kyoto 605-0074, Kyoto Prefecture
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    1 room, 2 adults, 0 children
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    • Excellent35%
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    24 Mar 2017
    “Wonderful hidden gem!”
    4 Feb 2017
    “Basically great!”
    Free Wifi
    3.5 Star Hotel
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    Reviewed 24 March 2017

    My teenage daughter and I stayed here for 3 nights in January 2016. It was perfectly located to experience the unique and beautiful area of Gion, but still so hidden our taxi driver couldn't even find it. An easy walk to Gion, the abundant shrines...More

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    Reviewed 5 February 2017

    We stayed here for a few nights as we wanted to have a "true Japanese experience". Upon arrival, we went to pick up our keys from the lobby. That was a smooth process. However, what wasn't when it came to asking question about the area....More

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    Reviewed 15 January 2017

    The ryokan experience was not bad, maybe too long (3 nights) although the Karaku hotel need a bit of renovation. Compared to what I saw in other Ryokan hotels (most of them fully booked) the Karaku looks old, the toilet and shower quite complicated to...More

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    Reviewed 28 December 2016 via mobile

    Location was great for strolling around Gion. As far as ryoken go, I have no idea how it compares to others, but can definitely recommend starting your booking process early. We booked one day out and had very limited options, hence Karaku accelerating up the...More

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    Reviewed 30 July 2015

    First off, the location is hard to find if your taxi driver is not well versed in the street names of Gion. If the driver has any issue, tell them to drop you off in front of the Yasaka-Jinja shrine. Then, proceed down the street...More

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    • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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    • US$200 - US$436 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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    • #60 Top resorts Hotel in Kyoto
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    Which is the email of this ryokan, I want to contact but not by phone
    15 November 2014|
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    Response from maifukan | Property representative |
    Thank you for your email with us Unfortunately,we could not be able to inform you our hotel's email address due to system problem on this page Please refer to our official site
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