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Minato Hotel

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  • Excellent90%
  • Very good8%
  • Average2%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible0%
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Free Wifi
Air Conditioning
Non-Smoking Rooms
2 Star Hotel
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Reviewed December 6, 2017 via mobile

Minato is a nice place to stay. Personel was nice and helpful, breakfast was really great, for Japan there was lot of space in the room. HOWEVER the room could use some reconstrucion. For the price paid I would expect more. And extend breakfast time....More

Thank Zuzana S
Reviewed November 22, 2017 via mobile

The hotel is perfectly situated to explore Kyoto it’s alao in a residential neighbourhood So you get a real flavour of Japanes life. Surrounded by lovely bars and restaurants. The rooms were modern and clean with a good breakfast to start the day. Great hosts...More

Thank Ian T
Reviewed October 26, 2017 via mobile

We have spent 4 nights in this hotel. The location is very good because it's easy to reach the main attractions of the city. The room was comfortable and the service was very good! Rooms are cleaned (just one small remark for some dust on...More

Thank Lighthouse1983
Reviewed October 25, 2017

We stayed at the Minato hotel from Oct 5 to 10 2017. This is a great little hotel and the owners were extremely nice and helpful. The hotel is in a good central location in Kyoto, walking distance to the train station and the Gion...More

Thank Duncan848
Reviewed August 20, 2017

Everything we needed and more for a last minute booking in Kyoto (you really should book ahead) and a friendly staff. Not luxurious, but comfortable, great staff, so much more space than other hotels at the same price-point and in similar locations, and convenient to...More

Thank Ben K
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Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
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Air Conditioning
Refrigerator in room
Price range
US$107 - US$240 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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Non-Smoking Rooms
Price range
US$107 - US$240 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms
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Traveler (21)
Room & Suite (4)
Dining (3)
Shimogyo-ku is centered around the busy train hub,
Kyoto Station. A nexus for commerce, shopping, dining,
and hotels, the Shimogyo-ku area is infused with
tourists and local business travelers, making it a
competitive location for ever-new commercial
structures. The shops and cafes here are chic and
trendy, as a result, with many recognizable chains.
Commuters flood the Shimogyo-ku area twice a day, and
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"All rooms are on the 2nd floor of this 3 floor building and are similar in size"
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"Rooms to the left of the elevator are a little bit noisy because of the street"
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