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Gion Hatanaka

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Minibar, in-room safe, iron/ironing board, free WiFi
Minibar, in-room safe, iron/ironing board, free WiFi
Minibar, in-room safe, iron/ironing board, free WiFi

Overview of Gion Hatanaka

Gion Hatanaka

4.0 star property

4.6/5 Wonderful

Guests rated this property 4.8/5 for cleanliness.

Popular amenities

  • Free WiFi
  • Air conditioning
  • Breakfast available
  • Parking available
  • Laundry
  • Housekeeping

Cleaning and safety practices

  • Cleaned with disinfectant
  • Hand sanitizer provided
  • Personal protective equipment
  • Social distancing
505 Yasaka Shrine Minamimonmae, Gion, Higashiyama-ku, Kyoto, Kyoto, 605-0074

Explore the area

  • Popular LocationYasaka Shrine3 min walk
  • Popular LocationKawaramachi9 min walk
  • Popular LocationKiyomizu Temple15 min walk
  • AirportOsaka (ITM-Itami)39 min drive

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About this area

Kyoto

Gion Hatanaka is located in Gion, a neighborhood in Kyoto, and is in the city center. Yasaka Shrine and Kyoto MINAMIZA Theatre are notable landmarks, and travelers looking to shop may want to visit Kawaramachi and Nishiki Market. Kyoto Aquarium and Toei Kyoto Studio Park are not to be missed.

What's nearby

  • Yasaka Shrine - 3 min walk
  • Kyoto MINAMIZA Theatre - 9 min walk
  • Kenninji Temple - 9 min walk
  • Kawaramachi - 9 min walk
  • Kiyomizu Temple - 15 min walk

Getting around

  • Gion-shijo Station - 9 min walk
  • Higashiyama Station - 12 min walk
  • Kansai Intl. Airport (KIX) - 80 min drive

Restaurants

  • Hisago — 3 min walk
  • Ishibekoji Kamikura — 3 min walk
  • KYOTO CHOURAKUKAN — 3 min walk
  • Sushi-kappo Nakaichi — 3 min walk
  • Gion Hanasaki — 4 min walk

About this property

Gion Hatanaka

4-star Kyoto ryokan in Gion, walk to Kawaramachi
Along with self parking, this ryokan has concierge services and dry cleaning. WiFi in public areas is free. Additionally, free newspapers, multilingual staff, and gift shops/newsstands are onsite. All 21 rooms boast fireplaces and offer free WiFi and flat-screen TVs. Guests will also find minibars, separate bathtubs and showers, and coffee makers.
Gion Hatanaka offers 21 air-conditioned accommodations with fireplaces and minibars. Flat-screen televisions come with digital channels.

Bathrooms include separate bathtubs and showers, toilets with an electronic bidet, complimentary toiletries, and hair dryers. Guests can surf the web using the complimentary wireless Internet access. Additionally, rooms include safes and coffee/tea makers. In-room massages and irons/ironing boards can be requested. Housekeeping is provided daily.

Public bath/onsen services include an indoor public bath (no minerals) and a yukata (Japanese robe). These services feature separate men and women areas.

Cleaning and safety practices

Enhanced cleanliness measures

Disinfectant is used to clean the property
Property is disinfected with electrostatic spray
High-touch surfaces are cleaned and disinfected
Sheets and towels are washed at 60°C/140°F or hotter

Social distancing

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

Safety measures

Personal protective equipment worn by staff
Temperature checks given to staff
Temperature checks available for guests
Masks are required at the property
Hand sanitizer provided
Enhanced food service safety measures are in place
Reservations are required for the use of certain onsite facilities
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 transportation

  • Self parking on site (JPY 3000 per night; includes in/out privileges)
  • Limited onsite parking

Food and drink

  • Local cuisine breakfast available for a fee daily 7:30 AM–9 AM: JPY 3300 for adults and JPY 3300 for children

Things to do

  • Shopping

Conveniences

  • Elevator
  • Free newspapers in lobby
  • Front-desk safe
  • Gift shop/newsstand

Guest services

  • Concierge services
  • Daily housekeeping
  • Dry cleaning service
  • Front desk (limited hours)
  • Luggage storage
  • Multilingual staff

Languages spoken

  • English
  • Japanese

Outdoors

  • Japanese garden

Spa

  • Indoor public bath (no minerals)
  • Separate men/women areas in public bath
  • Yukata (Japanese robe)

More

  • Designated smoking areas (fines apply)
  • Genkan (entryway)

Room amenities

Bedroom

  • Air conditioning
  • Bed sheets
  • Heating

Bathroom

  • Electronic bidet
  • Free toiletries
  • Hair dryer
  • Separate bathtub and shower
  • Shampoo
  • Toilet paper
  • Towels
  • Toothbrush and toothpaste

Entertainment

  • Digital channels
  • Flat-screen TV

Food and drink

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

More

  • Fireplace
  • Fusuma (room partition)
  • Geta (wooden sandals)
  • In-room massage
  • Iron/ironing board (on request)
  • Safe
  • Tatami (woven mat floors)
  • Tokonoma (alcove)

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Check-in

Check-in from 3 PM - 7 PM

Check-out

Check-out before 10:30 AM

Special check-in instructions

The front desk is open daily from 7:30 AM - 9 PM
This property doesn't offer after-hours check-in
Front desk staff will greet guests on arrival
For more details, please contact the property using the information on the booking confirmation
Meals are available by reservation only 1 day in advance and cannot be requested after check-in.
Please note that this property provides Kyo-ryori (Kyoto cuisine) and Maiko entertainment on special dates and by special request.
Japanese futons are provided based on the number of adults in the reservation.
All guests must show a valid passport. This is the only form of identification that is accepted at this property.
Guests with dietary restrictions or food allergies should contact this hotel 1 day in advance.

Access methods

Staffed front desk

Pets

Pets not allowed (service animals welcome)
Service animals are exempt from fees

Children and extra beds

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

Property payment types

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 October 1, 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.

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

Optional extras

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

  • Fee for local cuisine breakfast: JPY 3300 for adults and JPY 3300 for children (approximately)
  • Self parking fee: JPY 3000 per night (in/out privileges)

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

You need to know

This property is managed by a professional host; the provision of housing is linked to their trade, business, or profession, within the meaning of article 155 of the French Tax Code
Extra-person charges may apply and vary depending on property policy
Government-issued photo identification and a credit card 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
This property accepts credit cards; cash is not accepted
Noise-free guestrooms cannot be guaranteed
Safety features at this property include a carbon monoxide detector, a fire extinguisher, a smoke detector, a security system, and a first aid kit
Please note that cultural norms and guest policies may differ by country and by property; the policies listed are provided by the property
Guests traveling with a service animal must contact the property in advance.
Guests booked in rate plans that include breakfast or dinner receive meals for adults only (guests age 6 and older). Meals are available for children under 6 years old for a surcharge, payable at the hotel.

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
Set meals are served in guestrooms only (no menus or public dining)

Property is also known as

Gion Hatanaka
Gion Hatanaka Inn
Gion Hatanaka Inn Kyoto
Gion Hatanaka Kyoto
Hatanaka
Hatanaka Gion
Gion Hatanaka Hotel Kyoto
Hatanaka Inn
Gion Hatanaka Kyoto
Gion Hatanaka Ryokan
Gion Hatanaka Ryokan Kyoto

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Overall score and ratings

4.6

Wonderful

Rating 5 - Excellent. 164 out of 228 reviews
5 - Excellent 72%
Rating 4 - Good. 50 out of 228 reviews
4 - Good 22%
Rating 3 - Okay. 8 out of 228 reviews
3 - Okay 4%
Rating 2 - Poor. 3 out of 228 reviews
2 - Poor 1%
Rating 1 - Terrible. 3 out of 228 reviews
1 - Terrible 1%

4.8/5

Cleanliness

4.7/5

Staff & service

4.5/5

Amenities

4.6/5

Property conditions & facilities

5/5 Excellent

Liked: Cleanliness, staff & service, amenities, property conditions & facilities
Stayed 1 night in Mar 2020

5/5 Excellent

Travelled with family, Travelled with group
Liked: Cleanliness, staff & service, amenities, property conditions & facilities
if you want to try living like the japanese this is the hotel
Stayed 2 nights in Feb 2020

5/5 Excellent

Liked: Cleanliness, staff & service, property conditions & facilities, room comfort
Amazing stay! The room was massive, clean, and comfortable. I highly recommend ordering a meal for at least dinner, and additionally breakfast if you have the time.
Stayed 2 nights in Jan 2020

4/5 Good

Travelled with group
Liked: Cleanliness, staff & service, property conditions & facilities, room comfort
Nice, if expensive, ryokan in great location
Great location, pleasant accommodations, great English-speaking staff. It‘s a little expensive for an older (ie slightly run down) Ryokan, but it was a very nice experience. You are definitely paying for the location, which is fantastic if you want easy access to the Gion area and Kawaramachi. Not sure if the Ryokan was just incredibly quiet or if it was empty during our stay in late January. We had the Kaiseki dinner one night and enjoyed it. Largely seafood, so if that isn’t your cup of tea it might not suit you. The public bath was also very nice.
Stayed 2 nights in Jan 2020

5/5 Excellent

Travelled with family
Liked: Cleanliness, staff & service, property conditions & facilities, room comfort
Stayed 4 nights in Dec 2019