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Jam Hostel Kyoto Gion

Higashiyama-ku, Tokiwa-cho, 170, Kyoto 605-0079, Japan
+81 752 013 374

AED 74+

Overall guest ratings

8.1/10 Excellent
Based on 770 reviews

Review highlights

  • 9.8
  • 8.8
  • 5.3
  • 5.0

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  • Clean hotel facilities
  • Wonderful sightseeing
  • Close to public transport

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    About

    A 5-minute walk from the heart of Kyoto’s beautiful Gion district, the entirely non-smoking Jam Hostel Kyoto provides free Wi-Fi throughout the property. It has a sake bar and offers air-conditioned dormitory and private rooms with shared bathrooms. Guests at Jam Hostel Kyoto Gion can sleep in a bunk in a shared dormitory-style room or choose a simple private room with a Double bed or a bunk bed. Rooms do not have a TV. A chargeable washing machine and free tea & coffee are provided. Luggage can be left at the reception. The hostel is 2,461 feet from Yasaka Shrine and a 10-minute walk from Kennin-ji Temple. Gion-Shijo Train Station is a 3-minute walk, from which Kyoto Station is a 10-minute train ride (transferring at Tofukuji Station). A cafe/bar is on the ground floor, and many dining options are available within a 5-minute walk.

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    Amenities

    • Internet
    • No smoking
    • Bar/Lounge
    • Air-conditioned
    • Storage available
    • Free Wi-Fi
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    Guest reviews

    Overall rating

    8.1 Excellent
    Based on 770 reviews
    • 9.8 "Terrific location."
      10.0 "Near to public transport, according to 100%."
      10.0 "100% liked the proximity to sightseeing."
      10.0 "100% thought it was easy to get to the train station."
      10.0 "100% liked the proximity to shopping."
      10.0 "Easily accessible by car, said 100%."
      10.0 "100% enjoyed the restaurants & bars nearby."
      10.0 "City centre within easy reach, said 100%."
    • 8.8 "Bar is amazing."
      8.9 "Delicious alcoholic drinks, according to 89%."
    • 7.4 "Good service."
      8.8 "88% found the staff to be very friendly."
      9.3 "93% thought the service was very professional."
      10.0 "Management was excellent, said 100%."
    • 6.1 "Average cleanliness."
      5.6 "Only 56% said rooms were clean enough."
      5.2 "Cleanliness of the bathroom was average, said 52%."
    • 6.0 "Internet is average."
      5.7 "57% thought the wifi quality was ok."
    • 5.3 "Food is average."
    • 5.0 "Vibe was decent."
    • 4.6 "Bad amenities."
      4.6 "54% thought the building wasn't nice."
      4.3 "57% complained about the elevator."
      2.8 "For 72%, the lobby entrance was sub-standard."
    • 4.6 "Rooms are not good."
      4.7 "53% complained about the bathroom."
      3.5 "65% said rooms were small."
      2.7 "73% were unsatisfied with the kitchenette."
      2.5 "75% thought they were poorly maintained."
      3.3 "67% found problems with the furniture."
    • 4.4 "Not very comfortable."
      3.5 "65% said rooms were small."
      2.4 "76% thought it was too noisy."
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    Overall rating

    7.6 Good
    Based on 200 reviews
    • 9.8 "Terrific location."
      10.0 "Near to public transport, according to 100%."
      10.0 "Easily accessible by car, said 100%."
    • 9.0 "Incredible bar."
    • 7.1 "Good service."
      8.6 "86% found the staff to be very friendly."
    • 5.8 "Average cleanliness."
      5.3 "Only 53% said rooms were clean enough."
    • 5.7 "Internet is average."
    • 4.4 "Bad amenities."
      4.4 "56% thought the building wasn't nice."
    • 4.2 "Not very comfortable."
      3.1 "69% said rooms were small."
    • 4.1 "Rooms are not good."
      4.5 "55% complained about the bathroom."
      3.1 "69% said rooms were small."
      4.8 "52% had problems with the shower."
      4.8 "52% said the bathroom was dirty."
      2.3 "77% thought they were poorly maintained."
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    Overall rating

    8.2 Excellent
    Based on 569 reviews
    • 9.8 "Terrific location."
      10.0 "100% liked the proximity to sightseeing."
      10.0 "Near to public transport, according to 100%."
      10.0 "100% thought it was easy to get to the train station."
      10.0 "100% liked the proximity to shopping."
      10.0 "Easily accessible by car, said 100%."
      10.0 "100% enjoyed the restaurants & bars nearby."
    • 8.9 "Bar is amazing."
    • 7.9 "Good service."
      9.1 "91% found the staff to be very friendly."
      9.2 "92% thought the service was very professional."
    • 6.3 "Internet is average."
      6.0 "60% thought the wifi quality was ok."
    • 5.3 "Food is average."
    • 5.0 "Vibe was decent."
    • 4.6 "Bad amenities."
      4.5 "55% thought the building wasn't nice."
      2.6 "For 74%, the lobby entrance was sub-standard."
    • 4.5 "Rooms are not good."
      4.7 "53% complained about the bathroom."
      3.0 "70% were unsatisfied with the kitchenette."
      3.0 "70% said rooms were small."
      4.9 "51% said the bathroom was dirty."
      4.6 "54% had problems with the shower."
    • 4.3 "Not very comfortable."
      3.0 "70% said rooms were small."
      2.1 "79% thought it was too noisy."
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    Good to know
    "Clean hotel facilities"
    "Wonderful sightseeing"
    "Close to public transport"
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