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Excellent hotel, clean, modern. Concierge was very helpful. Internet was free and reasonably fast. Location is a little away from the main sites to see but relatively close to Kyoto station. Overall, excellent place to stay. Please do not bring your kids here. The entire hotel was generally excellent for adults, business travelers, solo travelers, romantic getaways. Exception was that there was one family with possibly the only children in the hotel running/stomping around. Not appropriate. Please don't bring your children, this is not Disneyland, or at least keep your children under better control.
Staff service. Room view for the amount of money paid, overpriced room service with not so high food quality
The staff bent over backwards to do what you wanted or needed. English was top drawer. They made restaurant reservations and helped us locate a friend. Our room was clean, large and modern. We had a western room. It was quiet, and had small touches such as coffee and cold water. We would come back for its location, great staff and good price. Not much. It couldn't do laundry, but the staff tried to find a place that would. It turned out that there's a laundromat just down the way and for less than $5 I was able to do it myself. The restaurant is fine for breakfast but we ended up going to Starbucks a few blocks away.
I liked that it is close to Gion, but at the same time it was 5 minutes further away from Gion and the city, so it was in an area with less or almost no tourists. The walking tour to the hotel from Gion was special, since you pass through a shinto temple - even at night. Location also very close to park and other temples. We booked this to get a roykan experience and the rooms are furnished according to Japanese tradition - with futons at night and table at day time. For us, it was maybe a too safe roykan experience, because the only thing it gave us was that we slept on the floor and it cost more than a normal hotel. I guess my complaint also is grounded in the fact that the staff took the liberty to ask if it was OK to let our futons be out all day. With that question my illusion of having a roykan experience totally vanished.