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4.4 / 5Excellent
337 reviews

Amenities

  • Free WiFi
  • Air Conditioning
  • Breakfast Available
  • Business Services

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What's nearby

  • Popular Location
    Kyoto Tower
    9 min walk
  • Popular Location
    Nishiki Market
    17 min walk
  • Restaurant
    プルール
    2 min walk
  • Restaurant
    草の所
    2 min walk
  • Airport
    Osaka (ITM-Itami)
    48 min drive

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  • Japanese-Style Superior Twin Room with Garden View

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  • Japanese-Style Deluxe Room with Garden View

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  • Japanese-Style Deluxe Room with Bathroom

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  • Western-Style Standard Twin Room

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  • Japanese-Style Standard Twin Room with Bathroom

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  • Japanese-Style Family Room with Kitchen

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  • Japanese-Style Superior Twin Room

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  • Japanese-Style Deluxe Room with Kitchen

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  • Japanese-Style Single Room

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  • Japanese-style Standard Twin Room with Shower

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  • Japanese-style Deluxe Room, with Shower

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  • Suite Japanese Western Style Room with Bathroom

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About this area

Kyoto

Located in Kyoto's Central Kyoto neighbourhood, Matsubaya Ryokan is in the city centre and near the boardwalk. Kyoto Tower and Kiyomizu Temple are notable landmarks, and some of the area's popular attractions include Kyoto Aquarium and Toei Kyoto Studio Park. Looking to enjoy an event or a game while in town? See what's happening at Kyoto Racecourse or Nishikyogoku Athletic Stadium. Our guests appreciate the ryokan's convenience for public transport: Gojo Station is 6 minutes by foot.

Popular Location

What's nearby

  • Kyoto Tower - 9 min walk
  • Nishiki Market - 17 min walk
  • Shijo Omiya - 18 min walk
  • Kyoto Aquarium - 3 min drive
  • Kawaramachi - 4 min drive

Getting around

  • Gojo Station - 6 min walk
  • Shichijo Station - 12 min walk
  • Osaka (KIX-Kansai Intl.) - 79 min drive

Restaurants

  • プルール - 2 min walk
  • 草の所 - 2 min walk
  • まつもと - 3 min walk
  • Daio Ramen - 4 min walk
  • Kura kura - 4 min walk

About this property

Matsubaya Ryokan

3-star Kyoto ryokan in Central Kyoto, walk to Kyoto Tower
This ryokan features self parking, a microwave in a common area and a fridge in a common area. WiFi in public areas is free. Additionally, concierge services, dry cleaning and laundry facilities are on-site. All 32 rooms feature thoughtful touches such as bathrobes and slippers, along with conveniences such as fridges and coffee makers. Complimentary wireless Internet access, TVs and hairdryers are among the other amenities available to guests.
Matsubaya Ryokan offers 32 forms of air-conditioned accommodation with a safe and complimentary bathrobes. Guests can surf the web using complimentary wireless Internet access. Fridges and coffee/tea makers are provided. Bathrooms include slippers, complimentary toiletries and hairdryers.

Property amenities

Internet

Available in all rooms: Free WiFi
Available in some public areas: Free WiFi

Parking and public transport

Self parking: JPY 1000 per night

Food and drink

English breakfast available for a fee daily 7:30 AM–9:30 AM: JPY 500-1100 per person

Family friendly

Dry-cleaning service
Laundry facilities
Fridge

Conveniences

Free newspapers in reception
Vending machine
Water dispenser

Guest services

Concierge services
Dry-cleaning service
Front desk (limited hours)
Laundry facilities
Luggage storage
Multilingual staff
Tour/ticket assistance

Languages spoken

English
Japanese

Business services

Computer station

Outdoors

Garden
Japanese garden

Spa

Yukata (Japanese robe)

More

Designated smoking areas
Shared microwave
Shared fridge
TV in reception

Room amenities

Bedroom

Air conditioning
Blackout drapes/curtains

Bathroom

Bathrobes
Free toiletries
Hairdryer

Entertainment

TV

Food and drink

Coffee/tea maker
Fridge

More

Iron/ironing board (on request)
Safe
Slippers
Window screens

Policies

Check-in

Check-in between 3 PM - 11:00 PM

Check-out

Check-out before 10 AM

Special check-in instructions

  • The front desk is open daily from 6:30 AM - 11:00 PM. <br />

Pets

  • Pets not allowed

Children and extra beds

  • Children are welcome.

Important information

Fees

You'll be asked to pay the following charges at the property:

  • A city tax may be collected at the property, effective from 1 October 2018. The city tax ranges from JPY 200–1,000 per person, per night based on the nightly room rate. Please note that further exemptions may apply. For more details, please contact the property using the information on the reservation confirmation received after booking.
  • A tax is imposed by the city: JPY 1000 per person, per night

We have included all charges provided to us by the property. However, charges can vary, for example, based on length of stay or the room you book.

Optional extras

The following fees and deposits are charged by the property at the time of service, check-in or check-out.

  • Breakfast fee: between JPY 500 and JPY 1100 per person (approximately)
  • Self-parking fee: JPY 1000 per night

The above list may not be comprehensive. Fees and deposits may not include tax and are subject to change.

You need to know

Extra-person charges may apply and vary depending on property policy.
Government-issued photo identification and a credit card, debit card or cash deposit are required at check-in for incidental charges.
Special requests are subject to availability upon check-in and may incur additional charges. Special requests cannot be guaranteed.

We should mention

Reservations are required for private bath/onsen. Reservations can be made by contacting the ryokan prior to arrival, using the contact information on the booking confirmation. The Japanese Ministry of Health, Labour and Welfare requires all international visitors to submit their passport number and nationality when registering at any lodging facility (inns, hotels, motels, etc.). Additionally, accommodation proprietors are required to photocopy passports for all registering guests and keep the photocopy on file.

Property is also known as

  • Matsubaya Ryokan Kyoto
  • Matsubaya Ryokan
  • Matsubaya Kyoto
  • Matsubaya
4.4

Excellent

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3 - Okay
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5
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4.6
Cleanliness
4.6
Service and Staff
4.7
Amenities
4.3
Property condition

5/5 Excellent

  • Liked: Cleanliness, staff & service, amenities, property conditions & facilities

The property and service was lovely. The private bath was very relaxing.

Stayed 3 nights in Feb. 2020

5/5 Excellent

  • Liked: Staff & service, amenities, property conditions & facilities

Location to the train station my second time saying here

Stayed 1 night in Jan. 2020

4/5 Good

  • Liked: Cleanliness, staff & service, amenities, property conditions & facilities

Excellent and kind staff. Even helped us order food in the rain. Only complaint is that the bathrooms are a bit cramped.

Stayed 4 nights in Oct. 2019

5/5 Excellent

  • Liked: Cleanliness, staff & service, amenities, property conditions & facilities

Very quaint, old world style. Clean, well located.

Stayed 2 nights in Oct. 2019

5/5 Excellent

  • Liked: Cleanliness, staff & service, amenities, property conditions & facilities

We stayed here 15 years ago, although the building has been renovated it still retains the charm of a Ryokan.

Stayed 1 night in Oct. 2019

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