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This time around, I noticed improvements like free wifi in all the rooms (in 2013, the free wifi was only in the common guest lounge), thoughtfully packed bath amenities in individual personal bags which could be...
I stayed at the Ryokan Yoshi-Ima in 2013 and already loved its traditional look and feel, the excellent location in the Gion district and delicious kaiseki dinner and breakfast.
Most of the staff are able to speak english at a high level and are extremely helpful in planning excursions and making sure you know how to get from point A to point B. The free breakfast was delicious and a wond...
In the heart of Gion, very close to Shijo Dori main street, Yasaka shrine, Gion Corner, with many small alleys with tea houses, Japanese bars, beautiful shops, restaurants, and galleries around.
I’ve stayed at any number of ryokan over the 20 plus years I’ve been living in Japan and I think Gion Shinmonso needs to up its game more. They were meticulous about enforcing check-in/check-out times, filling out...
The location is absolutely amazing - located in Gion which maybe the most traditional neighborhood, and very charming as well.
I would look nowhere else to stay if you are a family going to Kyoto. Perfect central location, and a boutique suite only hotel which is truly great. Staff if friendly, professional and makes you feel at ease and...
Location is excellent right in the main street in Gion but tucked slightly back off the road behind a shopping arcade which means it was very quiet.