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Kyoto Ryokan The Kinoe

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Indoor spa bath
In-room safe, iron/ironing board, free WiFi, bed sheets
In-room safe, iron/ironing board, free WiFi, bed sheets
In-room safe, iron/ironing board, free WiFi, bed sheets

Overview of Kyoto Ryokan The Kinoe

Kyoto Ryokan The Kinoe

4 out of 5

4.4/5 Excellent

Guests rated this property 4.7/5 for cleanliness.

Popular amenities

  • Free WiFi
  • Air conditioning
  • Breakfast available
  • Room service
  • Hot tub

Cleaning and safety practices

  • Cleaned with disinfectant
  • Hand sanitiser provided
  • Personal protective equipment
  • Social distancing
44-8 Bishamon-cho, Higashioji-dori, Matsubara-agaru, Higashiyama-ku, Kyoto, Kyoto

Explore the area

  • Popular LocationKawaramachi11 min walk
  • Popular LocationKiyomizu Temple14 min walk
  • Popular LocationKyoto Imperial Palace6 min drive
  • AirportOsaka (ITM-Itami)56 min drive

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About this area

Kyoto

Kyoto Ryokan The Kinoe is located in Gion, a neighbourhood in Kyoto, and is in the city centre and near a metro station. Kawaramachi and Nishiki Market are worth checking out if shopping is on the agenda, while those wishing to experience the area's popular attractions can visit Kyoto Aquarium and Toei Kyoto Studio Park. Kyoto Municipal Zoo and Kyoto Railway Museum are also worth visiting.

What's nearby

  • Yasaka Shrine - 7 min walk
  • Kyoto MINAMIZA Theatre - 10 min walk
  • Kawaramachi - 11 min walk
  • Kiyomizu Temple - 14 min walk
  • Kyoto Imperial Palace - 6 min drive

Getting around

  • Gion-shijo Station - 10 min walk
  • Higashiyama Station - 14 min walk
  • Osaka (KIX-Kansai Intl.) - 80 min drive

About this property

Kyoto Ryokan The Kinoe

4-star Kyoto ryokan in Gion, walk to Yasaka Shrine
Along with a spa tub, this ryokan has a garden and free WiFi in public areas. All 13 rooms provide conveniences such as fridges and coffee makers, plus free WiFi and TVs. Guests will also find room service, hairdryers and safes.
Kyoto Ryokan The Kinoe offers 13 forms of air-conditioned accommodation with a safe and a hairdryer. This Kyoto ryokan provides complimentary wireless Internet access. Guests can make use of the in-room full-sized fridge/freezers and coffee/tea makers. Bathrooms include a shower, bidets and complimentary toiletries.
Recreational amenities at the ryokan include a spa tub.

The recreational activities listed below are available either on-site or nearby; fees may apply.

Public bath/onsen services include an indoor public bath and a yukata (Japanese robe). These services feature separate men's and women's areas. The ryokan bathing area is open from 3:00 PM to 8:00 AM.

Cleaning and safety practices

Enhanced cleanliness measures

Disinfectant is used to clean the property
High-touch surfaces are cleaned and disinfected

Social distancing

Protective shields in place at main contact areas
Social distancing measures in place

Safety measures

Temperature checks given to staff
Temperature checks available for guests
Masks available
Masks are required at the property
Hand sanitiser provided
Enhanced food service safety measures are in place
This information is provided by our partners.

Property amenities

Internet

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

Parking and public transport

  • On-site parking available only on request
  • Limited on-site parking

Food and drink

  • Japanese breakfast available for a fee daily: JPY 2700 per person
  • Room service available

Things to do

  • Hot tub

Family friendly

  • Full-sized fridge

Conveniences

  • No lifts
  • Water dispenser

Guest services

  • Luggage storage

Languages spoken

  • English
  • Japanese

Outdoors

  • Garden
  • Japanese garden

Spa

  • Indoor public bath (no minerals)
  • Public bath open from 3:00 PM to 8:00 AM
  • Separate men/women areas in public bath
  • Yukata (Japanese robe)

More

  • Designated smoking areas

Room amenities

Bedroom

  • Air conditioning
  • Bed sheets

Bathroom

  • Bidet
  • Free toiletries
  • Hairdryer
  • Shower
  • Towels

Entertainment

  • TV

Food and drink

  • Coffee/tea maker
  • In-room dining only
  • Kaiseki meal
  • Fridge

More

  • Fusuma (room partition)
  • Iron/ironing board (on request)
  • Phone
  • Safe
  • Tatami (woven mat floors)
  • Tokonoma (alcove)

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Policies

Check-in

Check-in from 3 PM - 7 PM

Check-out

Check-out before 11:00 AM

Special check-in instructions

There is no front desk at this property
For more details, please contact the property using the information on the booking confirmation
This property cannot accommodate requests for dietary restrictions. Any special meal requests must be received at least 7 days in advance of arrival. Special requests are not guaranteed to be accommodated.

Pets

Pets not allowed

Children and extra beds

Children are welcome
Rollaway/extra beds are not available.
Cots (infant beds) are not available

Payment types at the property

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 200โ€“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.

We have included all charges provided to us by the property.

Optional extras

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

  • Fee for Japanese breakfast: JPY 2700 per person (approximately)

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 may be 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
Guests must contact this property in advance to reserve on-site parking
This property accepts credit cards and debit cards; cash is not accepted
Safety features at this property include a carbon monoxide detector, a fire extinguisher and a smoke detector
Please note that cultural norms and guest policies may differ by country and by property; the policies listed are provided by the property
Additional fees may apply to children for items such as extra bedding and meals.

We should mention

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, lodging proprietors are required to photocopy passports for all registering guests and keep the photocopy on file
Alcohol is not permitted at this property
Set meals are served in guestrooms only (no menus or public dining)

Property is also known as

KINOE" Kyoto
KINOE" Ryokan Kyoto
Kyoto "The KINOE"
Kyoto KINOE" Ryokan
Kyoto Ryokan "The KINOE"
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Ryokan "The KINOE"
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Ryokan KINOE" Kyoto
The KINOE
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Kyoto Ryokan The Kinoe Ryokan
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Overall score and ratings

4.4

Excellent

Rating 5 - Excellent. 58 out of 102 reviews
5 - Excellent 57%
Rating 4 - Good. 32 out of 102 reviews
4 - Good 31%
Rating 3 - Okay. 8 out of 102 reviews
3 - Okay 8%
Rating 2 - Poor. 4 out of 102 reviews
2 - Poor 4%
Rating 1 - Terrible. 0 out of 102 reviews
1 - Terrible 0%

4.7/5

Cleanliness

4.4/5

Staff & service

5.0/5

Amenities

4.5/5

Property conditions & facilities

5/5 Excellent

Travelled with group
Liked: Cleanliness, staff & service, property conditions & facilities, room comfort
Basic n simple Just stay ok
Stayed 1 night in Mar 2020

5/5 Excellent

Liked: Cleanliness, staff & service, property conditions & facilities, room comfort
Helpful staff and very clean
Staff was amazingly helpful and it was fun to stay in a traditional Japanese accommodation. Of course, these are not beds, so comfort level isn't quite the same as regular lodging, but it was a unique experience! The room was also spotless and spacious.
Stayed 2 nights in Feb 2020

4/5 Good

Liked: Cleanliness, staff & service, property conditions & facilities, room comfort
nice stay in traditional Japanese home
It was a lovely experience. Most of the staff were friendly (there was one guy who wasnโ€™t friendly at all) and the traditional bath was a nice edition
Stayed 2 nights in Dec 2019

5/5 Excellent

Travelled with partner
Liked: Cleanliness, staff & service, amenities, property conditions & facilities
The Kinoe is an amazing ryokan centrally located near Gion. Staff were awesome and made a number of helpful recommendations on sites to see near by. The in room dining was also excellent- fabulous kaiseki dining for both breakfast and dinner. Our room attendant was fantastic - very friendly, efficient and spoke excellent English. We would absolutely recommend the Kinoe to anyone visiting Kyoto
Stayed 2 nights in Nov 2019

4/5 Good

Liked: Cleanliness, property conditions & facilities, room comfort
Stayed 2 nights in Nov 2019