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NISHIYAMA RYOKAN

Star Rating
3.5 out of 5

Information

Reviews

4.5 / 5Wonderful
201 reviews

Amenities

  • Free WiFi
  • Air Conditioning
  • Restaurant
  • Breakfast Available

Map

What's nearby

  • Popular Location
    Pontocho
    9 min walk
  • Popular Location
    Nishiki Market
    11 min walk
  • Restaurant
    Boulangerie Liberté
    2 min walk
  • Restaurant
    Tramonta
    2 min walk
  • Airport
    Osaka (ITM-Itami)
    41 min drive

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1-866-500-4938
  • Western Style Twin Room

    Room Amenities

    • Sleeps 2
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  • Japanese Standard Room

    Room Amenities

    • Sleeps 3
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  • Japanese Superior Room

    Room Amenities

    • Sleeps 3
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  • Japanese Deluxe Room

    Room Amenities

    • Sleeps 5
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  • Japanese Room with Bath (8 tatami mats)

    Room Amenities

    • Sleeps 3
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About this area

Kyoto

Located in Kyoto's Central Kyoto neighbourhood, NISHIYAMA RYOKAN is near a metro station. The area's natural beauty can be seen at Philosopher's Walk and Lake Biwa, while Gion Corner and Kyoto MINAMIZA Theatre are cultural highlights. Check out an event or a game at Kyoto Racecourse, and consider making time for Kyoto Aquarium, a top attraction not to be missed. Our guests appreciate the ryokan's central location for the sightseeing. It's also convenient for public transport: Shiyakusho-mae Station is 5 minutes by foot and Kyoto Shiyakusho-mae Station is 5 minutes.

What's nearby

  • Popular Location
    Pontocho - 9 min walk
  • Popular Location
    Nishiki Market - 11 min walk
  • Popular Location
    Kyoto Imperial Palace - 17 min walk
  • Popular Location
    Heian Shrine - 3 min drive
  • Popular Location
    Kawaramachi - 4 min drive

Getting around

  • Shiyakusho-mae Station - 5 min walk
  • Kyoto Sanjo Station - 12 min walk
  • Osaka (KIX-Kansai Intl.) - 82 min drive

Restaurants

  • Boulangerie Liberté — 2 min walk
  • Tramonta — 2 min walk
  • Ippodo Tea Co. — 3 min walk
  • Maison de thé — 3 min walk
  • Sushi Fukagawa Ryuji — 3 min walk

About this property

NISHIYAMA RYOKAN

3.5-star Kyoto ryokan in Central Kyoto, walk to Pontocho
This smoke-free ryokan features a restaurant, dry cleaning and tour/ticket assistance. WiFi in public areas is free. Other amenities include multilingual staff and a garden. All rooms are individually decorated and offer free WiFi and free bottled water. LED TVs, fridges and in-room massages are among the other amenities available to guests.
NISHIYAMA RYOKAN offers 30 forms of accommodation with a safe and complimentary bottles of water. Each accommodation is individually decorated. LED televisions are featured in guestrooms.
Bathrooms include a combined bath/shower unit, a complimentary bathrobe, toilets with an electronic bidet and complimentary toiletries. Guests can surf the web using complimentary wireless Internet access.

Renovations and closures

The following facilities are closed on Wednesday:
  • Restaurant

Policies

Check-in

Check-in between 4 PM - 9 PM

Special check-in instructions

Guests with dietary restrictions or food allergies should contact this hotel in advance. Contact the office using the information on the reservation confirmation received after booking.
Guests who wish to have dinner (surcharge) during their stay must pre-book dinner at least 3 days in advance. Contact the property using the number provided on the booking confirmation email.
Additional fees may apply to children for bedding and meals. Meals for children must be requested in advance of arrival; fees apply. For more details, please contact the property using the information on the reservation confirmation received after booking.

Check-out

Check-out before 10:30 AM

Children and extra beds

  • Children 9 and younger are not allowed at this property. All guests older than 9 are welcome.
  • Rollaway/extra beds are not available.
  • Cribs (infant beds) are not available.

Pets

  • Pets not allowed

Payment types at the property

JCB International
Mastercard
American Express
Visa

Important information

Fees

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

  • A tax is imposed by the city and collected at the property. The amount varies based on factors such as length of stay, property classification and room price. Other exemptions or reductions might 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 150 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.

  • Fee for cooked-to-order breakfast: JPY 3000 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 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.
  • No on-site parking is available.
  • Please note that cultural norms and guest policies may differ by country and by property. The policies listed are provided by the property.
Japanese futons are provided based on the number of adults in the reservation. For more details, please contact the property using the information on the reservation confirmation received after booking.

We should mention

Children aged 9 years old and younger are not permitted at this property. 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 amenities

Internet

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

Parking and public transport

  • No on-site parking available

Food and drink

  • Cooked-to-order breakfast available for a fee daily 7:30 AM–8:30 AM: JPY 3000 per person
  • 1 restaurant

Family friendly

  • Dry-cleaning service
  • Fridge

Guest services

  • Dry-cleaning service
  • Luggage storage
  • Multilingual staff
  • Tour/ticket assistance

Languages spoken

  • English
  • Japanese

Business services

  • Meeting rooms

Outdoors

  • Garden

Spa

  • Indoor public bath (no mineral springs)
  • Public bath open from 4:30 PM to midnight
  • Separate men/women areas in public bath

More

  • Smoke-free property

Room amenities

Bedroom

  • Climate control (air conditioning)
  • Climate control (heating)

Bathroom

  • Bathrobes
  • Electronic bidet
  • Free toiletries
  • Hairdryer
  • Shower/bathtub combination
  • Towels

Entertainment

  • LED TV

Food and drink

  • Free bottled water
  • Fridge

More

  • In-room massage
  • Individually decorated
  • Phone
  • Safe

Nearby things to do

Where to eat

  • On-site dining venue – Restaurant offering Japanese cuisine. Reservations required.

Frequently asked questions

4.5

Wonderful

5 - Excellent
121
4 - Good
68
3 - Okay
8
2 - Mediocre
2
1 - Poor
2
4.6
Cleanliness
4.8
Service and Staff
4.5
Amenities
4.4
Property condition

5/5 Excellent

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

Wonderful staff, excellent location. Good facilities.

Stayed 1 night in Nov. 2019

4/5 Good

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

Great location. Central walking to many spots. Quiet area.

Stayed 2 nights in Nov. 2019

5/5 Excellent

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

Love everyone here.... their staffs are so nice!! The facility is so clean.... they also have free tea ceremony with amazin green tea and cookies.... just love it here

Stayed 2 nights in Nov. 2019

5/5 Excellent

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

It was a wonderful experience. First time in Japan so first time in a Ryokan. The room was very spacious and clean. The staff was very very helpful and we loved the public bath. I highly recommend this property.

Stayed 4 nights in Oct. 2019

5/5 Excellent

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

Loved everything about the Nishiyama RYOKAN. The staff was so nice, going out of their way to make you feel like family. Their little gentle touches makes you feel like your home away fron home. Would definitely recommend it and we hope to be back!

Stayed 2 nights in Nov. 2019

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