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Tawaraya Ryokan

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  • Excellent77%
  • Very good14%
  • Average5%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible1%
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Free Wifi
Breakfast included
Air Conditioning
Hot Tub
Non-Smoking Rooms
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2.0 Star Hotel
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This place came a close to perfection as any hotel I have experienced. Beautiful space, terrific service. It was like being in a perfect world! The women assigned to us served our meals, prepared our sleeping mats and took great care of us.

4  Thank rj100032655
Reviewed 3 January 2018

On my last night in Kyoto, I was told by a Japanese that it was such an honour and luck to be able to get myself in Tawaraya 3 weeks before departure. I was lucky in that. Due to the fact that this hotel was...More

2  Thank Jiang-Beijing
Reviewed 20 December 2017

Traditional Japan lovers, this is the place for you, look no further! Situated only a short walk away from Yudanaka station, it is very easy to access. The place is an old traditional Ryokan Onsen run for 3 generations by the same family. As you...More

1  Thank Alex H
Reviewed 1 December 2017

A hotel not so big but with long history -- it is said 300 years old. The hotel and rooms are designed with Japan charactors: the Japanese garden, the Tatami (but there are some rooms offering bed if you are not willing to sleep on...More

1  Thank DHL1028
Reviewed 22 November 2017 via mobile

Staying at the Tawaraya is like staying in a museum. The moment you walk into Tawaraya, you know you’ve come to a special place. The subtle yet relaxing smell of incense, dark aged wood, the dimly lit hallways, the gold painting hanging by the entrance,...More

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Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
Breakfast included
Hotel Amenities
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Breakfast included
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Air Conditioning
Refrigerator in room
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Hot Tub
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US$873 - US$1,047 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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#19 Top resorts Hotel in Kyoto
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Suites
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Price range
US$873 - US$1,047 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Hotel Style
#19 Top resorts Hotel in Kyoto
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Suites
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City Center
No district of Kyoto is quite as representative of its
blended nature as the City Center. By day, the covered
shopping arcades along Kawaramachi and Shijo Street
bring deal hunters and fashionistas out in droves to
peruse the clothing, accessories, gifts, and home
goods offerings. When it grows dark, the City Center
is a hip spot for nightlife, alive with bars and
clubs. A trendy culinary scene and an abundance of
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drcaparr
22 February 2018|
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Response from Jiang-Beijing | Reviewed this property |
Yes, you can but you need to make reservation early.
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Lisa L
4 February 2018|
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Response from Janet R | Reviewed this property |
Recommend calling Tawaraya.
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"I stayed at room 17. You have everything needed. Quiet, top level view."
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"please booking Tatami style room to have full experience of Japan living style"
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"get the special suite, it is worth it."
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"Ask for one of the larger rooms"
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