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THE POCKET HOTEL Kyoto-Shijokarasuma

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Overview of THE POCKET HOTEL Kyoto-Shijokarasuma

THE POCKET HOTEL Kyoto-Shijokarasuma

3 out of 5

4.5/5 Wonderful

Guests rated this property 4.6/5 for cleanliness.

Popular amenities

  • Free WiFi
  • Air conditioning
  • Breakfast available
  • 24/7 front desk

Cleaning and safety practices

  • Cleaned with disinfectant
  • Hand sanitizer provided
  • Personal protective equipment
  • Social distancing
474 Setoyacho, Nishikikoji-sagaru, Yanaginobanba-dori, Nakagyo-ku, Kyoto, Kyoto, 604-8122

Explore the area

  • Popular LocationNishiki Market1 min walk
  • Popular LocationKawaramachi5 min walk
  • Popular LocationYasaka Shrine19 min walk
  • AirportOsaka (ITM-Itami)40 min drive

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About this area


THE POCKET HOTEL Kyoto-Shijokarasuma is located in Central Kyoto, a neighborhood in Kyoto, and is in the city center. Nishiki Market and Nijō Castle are notable landmarks, and the area's natural beauty can be seen at Arashiyama Bamboo Grove. Kyoto Municipal Zoo and Kyoto Aquarium are also worth visiting. Guests appreciate the hotel's location for the sightseeing. It's also convenient to public transportation: Karasuma Oike Station is 13 minutes by foot and Shiyakusho-mae Station is 14 minutes.

What's nearby

  • Nishiki Market - 1 min walk
  • Kawaramachi - 5 min walk
  • Kyoto MINAMIZA Theatre - 10 min walk
  • Gion Corner - 16 min walk
  • Yasaka Shrine - 19 min walk

Getting around

  • Karasuma Station - 6 min walk
  • Karasuma Oike Station - 13 min walk
  • Itami Airport (ITM) - 40 min drive


  • Nishiki Warai — 2 min walk
  • Doutor Cafe — 2 min walk
  • Matsukiya — 2 min walk
  • Jiki Miyazawa — 2 min walk
  • Wanstuuchi - Kyoto Nishiki Road Store — 3 min walk

About this property

THE POCKET HOTEL Kyoto-Shijokarasuma

3-star Kyoto hotel in Central Kyoto, near Nishiki Market
This smoke-free hotel features a 24-hour front desk, free WiFi in public areas, and a vending machine. Rooms offer free WiFi and showers.
THE POCKET HOTEL Kyoto-Shijokarasuma offers 147 air-conditioned accommodations with slippers. Guests can surf the web using the complimentary wireless Internet access. Guests have access to shared bathrooms. Bathrooms include showers. Housekeeping is offered on request and microwaves can be requested.

Cleaning and safety practices

Enhanced cleanliness measures

Disinfectant is used to clean the property
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

Safety measures

Personal protective equipment worn by staff
Temperature checks given to staff
Temperature checks available for guests
Hand sanitizer provided
This information is provided by our partners.

Property amenities


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

Parking and transportation

  • No onsite parking available

Food and drink

  • English breakfast available for a fee 7:30 AM–10:30 AM on weekdays and 8:00 AM–10:30 AM on weekends: JPY 400 for adults and JPY 400 for children

Family friendly

  • Microwave (on request)


  • Elevator
  • Vending machine

Guest services

  • 24-hour front desk
  • Housekeeping (on request)
  • Luggage storage

Languages spoken

  • Chinese
  • English
  • Japanese


  • Smoke-free property

Room amenities


  • Air conditioning
  • Heating


  • Shared bathroom
  • Shower

Food and drink

  • Microwave (on request)


  • Slippers

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Check-in from 3:00 PM - 5 AM
Early check-in subject to availability
Early check-in is available for a fee (amount varies)
Late check-in subject to availability
Minimum check-in age - 18


Check-out before 11:00 AM
Late check-out subject to availability
A late check-out fee will be charged

Special check-in instructions

If you are planning to arrive after midnight please contact the property in advance using the information on the booking confirmation
Front desk staff will greet guests on arrival
The name on the booking must match the name on the passport.

Access methods

Staffed front desk


Pets not allowed

Children and extra beds

Children are welcome
Kids stay free! Children stay free when using existing bedding
Rollaway/extra beds are not available
Cribs (infant beds) are not available

Property payment types

Important information


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 English breakfast: JPY 400 for adults and JPY 400 for children (approximately)
  • Early check-in is available for a fee (subject to availability, amount varies)
  • Late check-out is available for a fee (subject to availability, amount varies)

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
No onsite parking is available
This property accepts Visa, Mastercard, American Express, Discover, Diners Club, JCB International, Union Pay, and cash
Please note that cultural norms and guest policies may differ by country and by property; the policies listed are provided by the property

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

Property is also known as

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Overall score and ratings



Rating 5 - Excellent. 181 out of 292 reviews
5 - Excellent 62%
Rating 4 - Good. 96 out of 292 reviews
4 - Good 33%
Rating 3 - Okay. 7 out of 292 reviews
3 - Okay 2%
Rating 2 - Poor. 6 out of 292 reviews
2 - Poor 2%
Rating 1 - Terrible. 2 out of 292 reviews
1 - Terrible 1%




Staff & service




Property conditions & facilities

5/5 Excellent

Stayed 1 night in Mar 2020

5/5 Excellent

Liked: Cleanliness, staff & service, amenities, property conditions & facilities
The price was great. people were great. I love the location. It was confortable.
Stayed 2 nights in Feb 2020

5/5 Excellent

Travelled with group
Liked: Cleanliness, staff & service, property conditions & facilities, room comfort
Stayed 6 nights in Jan 2020

5/5 Excellent

Liked: Cleanliness, staff & service, property conditions & facilities
Great new modern hotel . Friendly and helpful staff .
Stayed 4 nights in Jan 2020

4/5 Good

Liked: Cleanliness, staff & service, amenities, property conditions & facilities
Stayed 2 nights in Jan 2020