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Hirota Guest House

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  • Very good18%
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  • Poor18%
  • Terrible9%
29 Sep 2016
“A great place to stay in the heart of Kyoto”
27 Mar 2015
“Experience Authentic Kyoto Living and hospitality.”
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Reviewed 29 September 2016

We stayed in Hirota-san's Garden Guest house for 8 nights while visiting friends and exploring Koyto. One bedroom upstairs (steep stairs) and one in the main room downstairs. This room opened up onto a quiet and private garden. The kitchen is small but there are...More

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Reviewed 27 March 2015

This little converted storehouse, into a quaint Japanese house with 3 tatami mat rooms, gives you the experience of living in Kyoto. Set in a great city of Japanese culture and history, gracious owner runs a spotless, comfortable inn. There are rooms in the larger...More

1  Thank Merle G
Reviewed 8 August 2011

I stayed at Hirota Guest house as part of a group of 5 on a business trip. We were presented with clean and homely accomodation. With everything we needed in terms of facilites and service. We were given so much assistance during our stay with...More

3  Thank Darren L
Reviewed 3 June 2007

We recently returned from trip to Japan and stayed in Hirota's guest house. Whilst we appreciate the information that Hirota was very happy to provide us with when we arrived (as all other reviewers got...map, routes, 'must sees' etc...), we were very tired from the...More

1  Thank Enrique C
Reviewed 3 June 2007

I had a good experience at Hirota's guest house. Hirota-san was very helpful in provided recommendations to see Kyoto. At times she was a bit adamant in her recommendations, but it was welcomed because Kyoto is a big city and it is hard to make...More

1  Thank eatandstay
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Price range
US$59 - US$127 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Number of rooms
Japan > Kinki > Kyoto Prefecture > Kyoto > City Centre
Also Known As
Hirota Guest House Hotel Kyoto
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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"The guest house is great, but the rooms 'in house' are good too. I particularly like the large room..."
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"The stand alone "kura" gives one more privacy with own bed/bath/toilet."
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