Nissho Besso

Ryokan in Downtown Kyoto

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8.7 out of 10

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Nissho Besso is located a 6-minute walk from Karasuma Oike Station and 500 metres from Honnoji Temple. It offers Japanese-style accommodation with a massage service and free WiFi is available throughout the property. Guest rooms offer both air conditioning and heating facilities. Each features tatami (woven straw) flooring with traditional futon bedding. Facilities include a fridge, a personal safe and a flat-screen TV. The hotel has a public bath. Kashikiri bath (public bath that can be reserved as a private bath) is available at an extra cost. Guests can enjoy breakfast and dinner at dining room or in the comfort of their own rooms. An advance reservation is required to eat meals at the hotel. Besso Nissho is 600 metres from the Pontocho area. There are luxury boutiques and a wide selection of restaurants around the property.

Important information

Guests must check in by 19:30 to eat dinner at this property. Guests who check in after this time may not be served dinner, and no refund will be given.
Please inform Nissho Besso in advance of your expected arrival time. You can use the Special Requests box when booking, or contact the property directly with the contact details provided in your confirmation.
Guests are required to show a photo identification and credit card upon check-in. Please note that all Special Requests are subject to availability and additional charges may apply.
An accommodation tax per person per night is not included in the price and needs to be paid at the property.
Guests with a tattoo may not be permitted to enter public bathing areas and other public facilities.

The maximum occupancy of the room cannot be exceeded under any circumstances. For extra guests exceeding the room occupancy, guests will be asked to separate rooms and additional charges will apply. Guests may not be accommodated if there is no availability.

Children over 7 years old are not allowed to sleep on the same bed as an adult, and incur additional child fee. Please contact the property in advance for the detail.

Please note guests will be charged cleaning or replacement fees if any damage is done to the room's bedding. Guests will be charged per bedding.

To eat breakfast and dinner at the hotel, a reservation must be made at least 1 day prior arrival.

Please note cancellation fees apply for all meal reservations, and no refund will be given.

Features of Nissho Besso


  • Meeting/banquet facilities
  • 24-hour front desk
  • Shoeshine
  • Fax/photocopying
  • Luggage storage
  • Concierge service
  • Daily maid service


  • Newspapers
  • Non-smoking rooms
  • Safety deposit box
  • Heating
  • Non-smoking throughout
  • Air conditioning
  • Vending machine (drinks)


  • Garden
  • Family rooms
  • Internet services
  • Gift shop
  • Soundproof rooms
  • Bicycle rental (additional charge)
  • Wifi
  • Designated smoking area
  • Private check-in/check-out
  • Special diet menus (on request)
  • Shared lounge/tv area
  • Wifi available in all areas
  • Public bath
  • Kid meals


  • Massage


  • Free WiFi available