Capsule Ryokan Kyoto


204 Tshuchihashicho Shimogyo-Ku, Kyoto Kyoto
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Lonely Planet review

This unique new accommodation offers ryokan-style capsules (meaning tatami mats inside the capsules etc), as well as comfortable, cleverly designed private rooms. Each capsule also has its own TV and cable internet access point, while the private rooms have en suite bathrooms and all the amenities you might need. Free internet, wi-fi and other amenities are available in the comfortable lounge. It's located a seven-minute walk from Kyoto Station, near the southeast corner of the Horikawa-Shichijō intersection.

Our independent authors have visited Capsule Ryokan Kyoto and selected this as one of our recommended hostels in Kyoto.

Services & facilities

  • Wi-Fi/internet access
    • Internet access
    • Wi-Fi
    • Free internet access
    • Free Wi-Fi
  • Non-smoking
    • Available
  • Air Conditioning
    • Air conditioning
  • Parking
    • Bicycle parking
  • Recreation
    • Common room
  • Accessibility
    • Elevator
  • Housekeeping
    • Housekeeping service
    • Laundry facilities
    • Linen included
    • Washing machine
  • Luggage storage
    • Available

Description provided by property

Very stylish Hostel only 7 minutes from JR Kyoto Station.
Newly built in 2010 in the prime address to discover Kyoto.
Our ensuite Double and Single rooms are designed to offer everything traveler need to unwind after a hectic day. Rooms are equipped with king-size tatami bed, Wi-Fi internet, high-tech shower, 32 inch LCD TV, automatic toilet, air-con, LAN cable. The walls are double-insulated to reduce noise levels. Relax in the spacious lobby and quiet room and travel efficiently.

You will find how wonderful it is to experience true Japanese culture while spending unforgettable vacation at Capsule Ryokan Kyoto.

We offer friendly and relaxing atmosphere. All rooms are kept clean during your stay. All staffs speak English.

Free Kimono try(during 3PM and 9PM)
Free internet(Free PC and Wifi in the lobby, LAN in the room)
Daily house keeping
Luggage storage is available before check-in, after check-out.(Luggage can be held until 10pm for free)
Laundry Washing: 200 yen/load Drier: 300 yen
Kitchen facilities
Free Security Lockers
Free Bath Towels
Free Bicycle Parking

Numerous restaurants are within short-walk.
We will guide you to enjoy local friendly Izakaya, Authentic Japanese style restaurant, Yakitori, Okonomi-yaki and Teppan-yaki, Ramen store, 24 hours open Japanese style fast food(Soba / Udon noodle and beef on the rice), Bakery and cafe for breakfast. All of them are located within 5 minutes walk from us.

All the Bus, subway and train leaves from Kyoto station to all the sightseeing spots in Kyoto. We are just 5-10 minute walk from Kyoto central station so very well placed, you can save a lot of time, energy and money for sightseeing and getting around! The bus is highly efficient and there are bus stops around us to major sights such as Gion, Nijo castle, Kinkakuji, Silver pavilion. You can buy 1 day bus pass(500 yen) from any bus driver. There are 2 rental cycle stores near us(800 yen a day) and we offer free bicycle parking.

Many guests make our hostel as their base and make 1 day trip to other cities.
Access to other cities from Kyoto Station
to Osaka 27 mins by JR line
to Nara 45 mins by JR or Kintetsu line
to Hiroshima 120 mins by JR line (by Shinkansen)

Check-in 3pm - 10pm.
*Please feel free to drop your luggage before check-in time. We are open daily from 8am.
You can store your luggage in a storage for free until 10PM of your check out day.

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