Karasuma Kyoto Hotel

 3 stars
Karasuma Shijo, Shimogyo-Ku, K, Kyoto, Japan, 600-8412  show mapSave
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Based on  46 reviews
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  • Location
  • Guest reviews
  • Facilities

Overview

Karasuma Kyoto is located in an entertainment area of Kyoto in close proximity to Nijo Castle, Kahitsukan, Kyoto Museum of Contemporary Art and Gion. Since 1983, it has been a prominent hotel in the heart of Kyoto.

Rooms

All cosy guestrooms include Standard Twin Room, Twin Room and Single Room that come with air conditioning, high-speed internet and a refrigerator.

Eat

A full breakfast is served and charges are applicable. 

Work

Parking, luggage storage and currency exchange and a meeting room, internet access and banquet facilities are located on-site.

Relax

Leisure facilities include a ballroom, a cocktail lounge.

Internet

Hotel high-speed internet access is available in the hotel rooms
and is free of charge

Guest Parking

Private hotel parking is possible on site and the rate is JPY 1260 per day.

Number of floors   14.  Number of rooms   251.

Location

hotel Karasuma Kyoto Hotel Kyoto location

Thanks to a subway station nearby, the welcoming hotel is well connected with other parts of Kyoto. Teramachi, JR Kyoto Isetan and Bukoji are located just 100m from the hotel.

Facilities

General
  • Parking (fee required)
  • Currency exchange
  • Elevator
  • 24-Hour Front Desk
Dining facilities
  • Bar
  • Restaurant
Business facilities
  • Wi-Fi Internet
Room facilities
  • Non-smoking rooms
  • Air conditioning
  • Room service
  • In-room safe

Policies

Check-In

from  12 pm

Check-Out

until  11 am

Pets

Pets are not allowed

Children and extra beds
  • All children under the age of 6 may stay free of charge when using existing bedding. 
  • One child under the age of 1 may stay at the price of JPY 1155 per night/person for baby cots. 
  • Older children/adults may stay at the price of JPY 2310 per night/person for extra beds. 
  • All children under the age of 1 may stay free of charge when using existing bedding. 
  • One child under the age of 1 may stay at the price of JPY 1155 per night/person for baby cots. 
  • Older children/adults may stay at the price of JPY 2310 per night/person for extra beds. 
  • Maximum capacity of extra beds in a room is 1. 

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      Karasuma Kyoto LocationWhat's nearby

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      What's nearby

      Attractions for Tourists
      • Kyoto Municipal Zoo
        2.6km
      Popular areas
      • Ponto-cho
        1.1km
      • City Center
        1.2km
      General
      • Nijo Castle (nijo-jo)
        1.3km
      • Gion district
        1.4km
      • Goldener Pavilion
        1.5km
      • Kiyomizu Temple
        1.8km
      • Kyoto
        2.0km
      • myoren-ji
        3.6km
      • Fushimi Inari
        4.0km
      • chemin des philosophes
        4.2km
      • ginkaku-ji
        4.4km
      • daitoku-ji
        4.6km
      Train Stations
      • Kyoto Railway Station
        1.9km
      • Nishioji Station
        3.4km
      Monuments and Landmarks
      • Nishi Hongan-ji Temple
        1.4km
      • Nijo Castle
        1.5km
      • Chion-in temple
        2.1km
      • Imperial Palace
        2.4km
      • Heian Shrine
        2.5km
      Stadiums
      • Kyoto Nishikyogoku Stadium
        4.2km
      Museums
      • Kyoto National Museum
        1.8km
      Parks
      • Shoren-in temple
        2.3km
      • The Philosopher's Walk
        3.9km
      Universities, Institutes
      • Doshisha University
        2.9km
      • Kyoto University
        3.3km

      Local Attractions

      • Nijo Castle
        1.6km
        541 Nijojo-cho, Horikawa-nishiiru, Kyoto
      • Gion
        1.7km
        Gionmachi, Higashiyama-ku, Kyoto
      • Kahitsukan, Kyoto Museum of Contemporary Art
        1.5km
        271 Gionmachikitagawa, Higashiyama-ku, Kyoto
      • Gion Kaburenjo Theater
        1.6km
        Gionmachi Minamigawa, Higashiyama-ku, Kyoto
      • Yasui-Konpiragu
        1.6km
        70 Benten-cho, Todaijimatsubara, Kyoto

      Near the hotel

      • JR Kyoto Isetan
        80 m
        Higashishiokojicho, Shiokoji-kudaru, Karasumadori, Shimogyo-ku, Kyoto
      • Bukoji
        400 m
        397 Shinkai-cho Bukojikudaru Takakurastreet, Kyoto
      • Chohoji Temple
        540 m
        248 Donomaecho, Nakagyo-ku, Kyoto
      • Teramachi
        770 m
        Nakagyo-ku, Kyoto
      • Museum of Kyoto
        780 m
        At Sanjo and Takakura Sts, Kyoto
      • Nishiki Tenmangu
        790 m
        537 Nakanocho, Nakagyo-ku, Kyoto
      • Kaleidoscope Museum of Kyoto
        800 m
        706-3 Dongeinmaecho Ayakoji, Nakagyo-ku, Kyoto

      Restaurants Nearby

      • The Buffet Style SARA

        66% likes this, based on 14 reviews
        Food: Continental

        20 m
        Suiginyacho, Shimogyoku

        Phone: +81 75-353-5943

      • Kimukatsukyototen

        66% likes this, based on 44 reviews
        Food: Japanese

        20 m
        Suiginyacho, Shimogyoku

        Phone: +81 75-352-1129

      • Natural Kitchen Koji COCON

        63% likes this, based on 38 reviews
        Food: Japanese
        Price Range: USD 10 - USD 30

        20 m
        620 Suiginyacho, Shimogyoku

        Phone: +81 75-353-5788

      • Suhorumu Cafe Plus Dining

        75% likes this, based on 10 reviews
        Food: Italian
        Price Range: USD 9 - USD 11

        20 m
        620 Suiginyacho, Shimogyoku

        Phone: +81 75-353-5644

      • Kyo no Obanzai Kyohyakuna

        67% likes this, based on 49 reviews
        Food: Japanese

        80 m
        901 East Shiokojimachi, Shiokoji-kudaru, Karasuma-dori, Shimogyo-ku

        Phone: +81 75-365-8733

      Karasuma Kyoto  Reviews

      Guest reviews are submitted by our customers after their stay at Karasuma Kyoto

      Average guest rating

      4.0
      out of 5
      Excellent
      Based on 46 reviews

      Rating by category:

      Dining
      3.6
      Location
      4.1
      Rooms
      3.9
      Service
      3.7
      Value
      4.1

      Individual guest reviews

      • Near the metro station and just next to Subway. Excellent value for price, free Internet in lobby and the staff were very helpful at all times. The rooms were fine, the refrigerator had been cleaned out for guest use, not a minibar and the buffet breakfast was good.

        Small tub/shower in tiny bathroom.

        My rating for the hotel:

        • Average rating
          4.4
        • Location
          5
        • Rooms
          4
        • Service
          5
        • Value
          4
      • The location is perfect, just a few blocks from a major bus stop and internet is free and long distance call is relatively inexpensive. The hotel has a small shop selling sandwiches and snacks, the Starbucks in the lobby is also helpful for breakfasts. The price is fair and the staff are fine, room is clean.

        Bathroom was tiny.

        My rating for the hotel:

        • Average rating
          4.0
        • Location
          5
        • Rooms
          4
        • Service
          3
        • Value
          4
      • Excellent location in downtown Kyoto and near subway station. Good value for money, the price was very reasonable and the free internet access in the lobby was extremely handy. The staff were friendly and our room was fine.

        Hard, cheap mattress, tiny pillow and poor selection of breakfast choice in the buffet.

        My rating for the hotel:

        • Average rating
          3.8
        • Location
          4
        • Rooms
          3
        • Service
          4
        • Value
          5
        • Dining
          4
      • Helpful staff, reliable internet and good breakfast buffet selection.

        My rating for the hotel:

        • Average rating
          4.4
        • Rooms
          4
        • Service
          4
      • Service – extremely good, clean room.

        My rating for the hotel:

        • Average rating
          4.7
        • Rooms
          4
        • Service
          5
      • The hotel staff were very helpful, the rooms were very nice, clean.

        My rating for the hotel:

        • Average rating
          4.3
        • Rooms
          5
        • Value
          4
      • Overall, a good stay, and we would stay here again, prompt service. Clean, reasonable sized rooms and superb breakfast buffet.

        My rating for the hotel:

        • Average rating
          4.2
        • Rooms
          3
        • Service
          5
        • Value
          5
      • The room was very clean and i enjoyed the stay immensely, staff were friendly.

        My rating for the hotel:

        • Average rating
          4.5
        • Service
          4
        • Value
          5
      • Location of the hotel was quite central and service was excellent. The rooms were comfortable and clean.

        My rating for the hotel:

        • Average rating
          4.6
        • Rooms
          5
        • Service
          5
        • Value
          4
      • The area is really nice and there are a lot of restaurant around, great hotel experience for the price. Broadband internet connection in the room is for free.

        The staff were rude and not helpful.

        My rating for the hotel:

        • Average rating
          3.5
        • Location
          4
        • Rooms
          5
        • Service
          1
        • Value
          4
      • The beds were comfortable and the location was perfect for our adventure all over Kyoto in 3 days, this hotel was very disappointing, the staff spoke good English and were very helpful.

        My rating for the hotel:

        • Average rating
          4.3
        • Location
          5
        • Service
          5
        • Value
          3
      • Great location to be based to explore temples, room amenities are standard and good quality, front desk staff are helpful.

        My rating for the hotel:

        • Average rating
          3.9
        • Location
          4
        • Service
          4
        • Value
          4
      • Good location for major department store shopping, the hotel is clean and the staff were very helpful, rooms are relatively large for Japan standards.

        My rating for the hotel:

        • Average rating
          3.5
        • Location
          4
        • Rooms
          5
        • Value
          1
      • Good location, great Hotel and front desk is very friendly and helpful. Clean and bathroom is fine for Japan standards.

        This room was tiny.

        My rating for the hotel:

        • Average rating
          4.4
        • Location
          4
        • Rooms
          5
        • Service
          5
        • Value
          4
      • Excellent location, good value and the staff were really really helpful. The bed was comfortable.

        The room was clean, fairly large, and afforded us a nice view of the city, lobby was always hot and uncomfortable, the bathroom was also tiny.

        My rating for the hotel:

        • Average rating
          4.6
        • Location
          5
        • Rooms
          4
        • Service
          5
        • Value
          5
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