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Guesthouse Sakura Komachi - Hostel
2 out of 5
1.5 km from Ryōan-ji
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4.3/5Excellent! (4 reviews)

"隣の方のイビキが凄く寝れませんでした,また8~10帖位の部屋に5~6人が寝泊まりするのであれば1メーター位の仕切りが有りましたが,それだけでは厳しいのではないでしょうか。"…"

Reviewed on Jul. 13, 2018

Guesthouse Sakura Komachi - Hostel
Guest House Kyorakuya Kinkakuji
3 out of 5
1.3 km from Ryōan-ji
The price is CA $137 per night
5/5Exceptional! (4 reviews)
宿泊料金以上の心地よさ

"とても快適でキレイでした。料金が非常にリーズナブルで管理者さんも優しい方だったこともあり、また利用したいと強く感じれるゲストハウスでした。 ただ、コロナウイルスの影響かトイレットペーパーが2ロールしかなく大人数だとトイレを考えて使わなくてはいけないのがネックポイントでした。"…"

Reviewed on Mar. 9, 2020

Guest House Kyorakuya Kinkakuji
LeBlanc Pension Utano
2.5 out of 5
1.4 km from Ryōan-ji
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4.5/5Wonderful! (20 reviews)

"Nice building in a nice part of town. Friendly staff."…"

Reviewed on Oct. 20, 2019

LeBlanc Pension Utano
reserved Comfortable oneperson travel twoperso / Kyoto Kyoto
JAPANING HOTEL Kitanohakubaicho
3 out of 5
1.4 km from Ryōan-ji
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3.9/5Good! (34 reviews)
The room is a decent size but small

"This hotel room was a very nice and modern room. Everything looked new and fresh when I arrived . The room is a decent size but small. The bathroom is a little too small for comfort. If you sit on the toilet and stand up you’re basically on top of the wall. I had zero interaction with any of the ..."…"

Reviewed on Jun. 28, 2018

JAPANING HOTEL Kitanohakubaicho
Kyoyado Yaezakura
3 out of 5
1.4 km from Ryōan-ji
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Kyoyado Yaezakura
Kitano Tenmangu
3 out of 5
1.6 km from Ryōan-ji
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4/5Very Good! (1 review)

"Clean, quiet, next to a temple, good amenities, no car parking available"…"

Reviewed on Nov. 25, 2019

Kitano Tenmangu
Kyoyukari
3 out of 5
1.8 km from Ryōan-ji
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4.2/5Very Good! (5 reviews)

"Nice, clean, comfortable home."…"

Reviewed on Nov. 25, 2018

Kyoyukari
Guesthouse ILOHA
3 out of 5
1.7 km from Ryōan-ji
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4/5Very Good! (5 reviews)

"I like having bicycles and many dishes, cooking utensils, big fridge, many rooms. However the bath towels are cheap and so thin, no replenishment for kitchen towels and tissue papers and there was only one small mirror The check in time and out that we told were different than the original booking ..."…"

Reviewed on Jan. 4, 2019

Guesthouse ILOHA
Kyoto / Whole House Rental / Kinkakuji is Very Close!/ Family / Couple Recommended
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Ryōan-ji is located in a culturally-rich area of Kyoto known for its array of dining options and temples. Kyoto is home to 1847 hotels and other accommodations, so you can find something that's perfect for your stay.

Staying Near Ryōan-ji

There are 9 hotels and other accommodations within a mile of Ryōan-ji, including these picks:

Things to See and Do Near Ryōan-ji

Now that you've visited Ryōan-ji, you can explore the sights and attractions within a few miles of the area.

You'll want to browse the collections at Doumotoinsyo Museum, Kyoto Museum for World Peace, and Nishijin Textile Center. Nijō Castle, Kyoto Imperial Palace, and Kyoto Tower are notable landmarks to explore if you're in the area. You can catch a show at Kyoto MINAMIZA Theatre, Kyoto Concert Hall, and Pontocho's Kaburenjo Theater.

Nishiki Market and Kawaramachi are both worth a visit while you're checking out the area. You might also stop by Kyoto University, located 3.6 mi (5.8 km) from Ryōan-ji, or Kiyomizu Temple which is 4.6 mi (7.4 km) away.

Frequently asked questions

What's the area like around Ryōan-ji?
Ryōan-ji is located in a culturally rich area of Kyoto known for its array of dining options and temples. If you’re looking for a convenient place to stay, check out the 12 hotels and other accommodations you’ll find within a mile.
What's the best hotel to stay near Ryōan-ji?
Guest House Kyorakuya Kinkakuji is one of the top choices for your stay based on our traveler data, and this 3-star guesthouse offers free WiFi and private yards. It’s located just a short 0.7 mi (1.2 km) from Ryōan-ji. Other good options within a short distance include LeBlanc Pension Utano and Guesthouse Sakura Komachi - Hostel.
If I need to cancel the hotel reservation for my stay near Ryōan-ji, will I receive a refund?
Yes! You’ll find that most hotel room reservations are fully refundable as long as you cancel before the accommodation’s cancellation deadline, which often is within 24-48 hours of your scheduled arrival. If your reservation is non-refundable, you might be able to still cancel and get a refund within a 24-hour period of your booking. Enter your dates, click on “Search”, then filter by “free cancellation” to get the best options available near Ryōan-ji.
What can I see and do near Ryōan-ji?
Kyoto International Manga Museum, Kyoto Railway Museum, and Kyoto Arashiyama Orgel Museum feature a variety of fascinating exhibits to see while you’re in town. Sights like Nijō Castle, Kyoto Imperial Palace, and Heian Shrine are must-sees while exploring the area. You can catch a show at Kyoto MINAMIZA Theatre, Gion Corner, and Kyoto Concert Hall.
How can I get to Ryōan-ji?
With so many choices for transportation, seeing all of the area near Ryōan-ji is simple. You can access metro transit at Saga-Arashiyama Station, Torokko Arashiyama Station, and Uzumasa Station. If you’re taking a train into town, Utano Station, Omuro-Ninnaji Station, and Ryoanji Station are the stations closest to Ukyo Ward.

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