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HOTEL THE CELESTINE KYOTO GION

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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We loved our stay at the Hotel Celestine in Gion. It was perfectly located within walking distance to major shrines and temples (Yasaka, Kiyomizu-dera, and Kennin-ji - among others) and had great restaurant options nearby! The breakfast per person was very expensive so our concierge...More

Thank RoseLaroiya
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Reviewed 9 October 2017

We stayed for 4 nights at this hotel recently. The staff are wonderful, helpful, kind, polite & caring. The hotel is brand new and low rise. Nice interior garden. Shuttle service to Kyoto Station - running all day. Restaurant in the hotel but only had...More

5  Thank Kerry45_10
Response from skosaka, Front Office Manager at HOTEL THE CELESTINE KYOTO GIONResponded 6 December 2017

Dear Kerry, Thank you for your fantastic review and taking the time to share your wonderful experience with us! It is a joy to hear you enjoyed our room and breakfast as well as our personal services. Our friendly staffs are always famous in all...More

Reviewed 1 week ago

I read several reviews of this hotel before i decided to stay there. I actually liked it more than some of the reviews suggested. Bonuses - the Nespresso machine, a free smartphone for the duration of the stay, great location, and very friendly staff. Negatives...More

Thank TravellingBinz
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The hotel is new so almost everything is in perfect conditions. The decoration is very nice and colors very relaxing. We loved the dimensions of our room and to sit in the small salon for taking our lunch seeing the street behind bamboos. Reception with...More

Thank Mar34000
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

I stayed at this hotel for 4 nights during the winter of Kyoto and was amazed. The breakfasts are lovely and the rooms are very modern. The hotel is very new and can be compared on par or of in my opinion a higher standard...More

Thank Malo H
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Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
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Shuttle Bus Service
Laundry Service
Non-Smoking Hotel
Dry Cleaning
Multilingual Staff
Breakfast Available
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Air Conditioning
Refrigerator in room
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US$202 - US$473 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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#19 Luxury Hotel in Kyoto
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Non-Smoking Rooms
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US$202 - US$473 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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#19 Luxury Hotel in Kyoto
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Non-Smoking Rooms
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Christine073
29 March 2018|
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Response from WayILikeIt | Reviewed this property |
Not really big enough for a family of 4 plus the hotel probably won't allow 4 people in the room. Hotel rooms in Japan are generally much smaller than the US and it would be hard to fit all your luggage plus extra kids... More
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Dawn B
2 March 2018|
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Response from Narikonyc | Reviewed this property |
Yup, 2 beds together with a comfortable distance if you want space. Under U.S. standards, this would be 2 full beds together. If that helps at all. I wouldn't suggest this room type for couples who like to cuddle.
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AliceLLM
28 November 2017|
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Response from FO M | Property representative |
A warm greeting from the Celestine Kyoto Gion! We have one concept room called 'Celestine Deluxe Higashiyama' which can accommodate up to 4 adults with the combination of 2 western beds and 2 futon mattresses. All other... More
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"hotel already is in a quiet neighborhood, but rooms on the inside courtyard are probably quietest"
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"Ask for Higashiyama facing"
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"Higher floor the better"
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