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5.0 out of 5

"All the staffs are friendly, patient and helpful. Place was clean and efficient. Close to shops, restaurants and transportation. If I had chance, I ... " More

By a verified traveler on Sun 23 Feb 2020

Hotel Description

3-star hotel near Kawaramachi

In Kyoto

At this Central Kyoto hotel, you'll be well placed to visit Kawaramachi and Shijo Omiya, both within a 5-minute walk. Nishiki Market and Nijō Castle are also within 2 miles (3 km).

Renovated in 2016

Free WiFi in public areas, luggage storage, and a safe deposit box are available at this hotel. Enjoy the free buffet breakfast each morning. Staff at the 24-hour front desk can provide around-the-clock assistance.

Free WiFi, refrigerators

In addition to free WiFi, the 36 guestrooms offer refrigerators and flat-screen TVs. Hair dryers, phones, and desks are also available.

Standard Twin Room

Bed Count 2 Twin Beds Maximum Occupancy 3 Max

Double Room

Bed Count 1 King Bed Maximum Occupancy 3 Max

Economy Twin Room

Bed Count 2 Twin Beds Maximum Occupancy 3 Max

Quadruple Room

Bed Count 4 Twin Beds Maximum Occupancy 7 Max

karaksa hotel Kyoto I ratings based on 2 Verified Reviews

Review Summary
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Room cleanliness 4.5 out of 5.0
Service & staff 5.0 out of 5.0
Room comfort 5.0 out of 5.0
Hotel condition 4.5 out of 5.0

Guest reviews for karaksa hotel Kyoto I

Everyone (1) Family (1)
5 out of 5
All the staffs are friendly, patient and helpful. Place was clean and efficient. Close to shops, restaurants and transportation. If I had chance, I would stay again.

Posted by on Feb 23, 2020

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Comment from Hotel Management

Feb 25, 2020 by Hotel front staff

"To our valued guests, Thank you very much for your recent stay at karaksa hotel Kyoto 1 and providing us with your feed back about your stay. We are delighted that you were satisfied with our staff and location during your stay with us at karaksa hotel Kyoto 1. Lastly, we appreciate your feed back in regards to your stay and staying at karaksa hotel Kyoto 1. It was a pleasure having you as guest at our hotel and we look forward to welcoming you again in Kyoto. "

5 out of 5
Close to stations and sightseeing. Staffs are very helpful. Free breakfast was okay.

Posted by on Jun 16, 2018

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Comment from Hotel Management

Jun 17, 2018 by karaksa hotel Kyoto1

Thank you for choosing karaksa hotel Kyoto1 and thank you for your review. I am glad you enjoyed your stay in our hotel. We are looking forward to see you again!

Property Features

Free breakfast is served daily. Public spaces have free WiFi. The business-friendly karaksa hotel Kyoto I also features a vending machine, a safe deposit box at the front desk, and an elevator. A complete renovation of karaksa hotel Kyoto I was completed in March 2016. Smoking is allowed in designated areas at this 3-star Kyoto hotel.

  • 1 building
  • 36 guestrooms or units
  • 7 levels
  • Built in 1990
  • Buffet breakfast (free)
  • Front desk (24 hours)
  • Storage area for luggage
  • Front-desk safe
  • Elevator
  • Smoking in designated areas
  • Water dispenser

Family Friendly Amenities

  • Family property
  • Free WiFi
  • Refrigerator


Available in all rooms: Free WiFi

Available in some public areas: Free WiFi


  • Airport: Osaka (ITM-Itami) (44.5 km / 27.7 mi)
  • Train station: Shijo-omiya Station (0.2 km / 0.1 mi)

Room Amenities

Karaksa hotel Kyoto I offers 36 air-conditioned accommodations with slippers and hair dryers. Flat-screen televisions are featured in guestrooms. Bathrooms include shower/tub combinations, toilets with an electronic bidet, and complimentary toiletries. Guests can surf the web using the complimentary wireless Internet access. Business-friendly amenities include desks and phones. Housekeeping is provided daily.

  • Flat-screen television
  • Refrigerator
  • Shower and tub combination
  • Housekeeping (daily)
  • Hair dryer
  • Slippers
  • Toiletries (free)
  • Toilet with electronic bidet
  • Telephone
  • Desk
  • Air conditioning
  • Ensuite bathroom

Food & Drink

Guests are served free buffet breakfast daily from 7 AM to 10 AM.


If you have requests for specific accessibility needs, please note them in the special requests field on the booking page after selecting your room.

  • In-room accessibility
  • Well-lit path to entrance

Hotel Policies


  • Check-in time starts at 3 PM
  • Check-in time ends at 1 AM
  • Minimum check-in age is: 20


  • Check-out by 11 AM

Payment types

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.

Pet Policy

  • No pets allowed


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.

Charges for extra guests may apply and vary according to property policy.

A cash deposit, credit card, or debit card for incidental charges and government-issued photo identification may be required upon check-in.

Special requests are subject to availability at the time of check-in. Special requests can't be guaranteed and may incur additional charges. No onsite parking is available.

  • Debit cards not accepted
  • No rollaway/extra beds available
  • No cribs (infant beds) available


Guests will 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.
  • A tax is imposed by the city: JPY 1000 per person, per night

We've listed all charges provided to us by the property, but they may vary based on length of stay or the room booked.

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Hotel Names

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You should know

  • Registered guests are the only ones allowed to be in guestrooms.
  • As required by the Japanese Ministry of Health, Labour, and Welfare, all international visitors must submit their passport number and nationality when registering at any lodging facility (inns, hotels, motels, etc. ). Also, it's required that lodging proprietors photocopy the passports of all registering guests and keep the photocopy on file.
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*Price based on the lowest price found within past 24 hours and based upon one night stay for two adults over the next thirty days. Prices and availability subject to change. Additional terms may apply.