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Tanaka Gokurakudo Guesthouse - Hostel - Kyoto

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Nishisakai-machi 167, Nanajokarasuma, Shimogyo-ku, Kyoto, Kyoto, 600-8218, Japan

Hostel with bar/lounge, near Kyoto Tower
  • Free WiFi
From 13 reviews. TripAdvisor Traveller Rating.

TripAdvisor Traveller Rating

  • Probably my favorite stay throughout my 10 days stay. This place is very homely and has a…Jul 23, 2018
  • Took a while for my shuttle svc to figure out the entrance is hidden in the small lane.…Feb 17, 2018

Tanaka Gokurakudo Guesthouse - Hostel - Kyoto

More Info: 6823 2342

from S$56
  • Japanese-style Room For 2 Guests
  • Standard Japanese Style Single Room
  • Shared Dormitory, Mixed Dorm
  • Shared Dormitory, Women only

What’s around Tanaka Gokurakudo Guesthouse - Hostel - Kyoto


  • In Central Kyoto
  • Kyoto Tower - 4 min walk
  • Higashi Honganji Temple - 5 min walk
  • Sanjusangendo Temple - 16 min walk
  • Nishiki Market - 24 min walk
  • Toji Temple - 24 min walk
  • Kawaramachi - 26 min walk
  • Gion Corner - 32 min walk

Getting around

  • Osaka (KIX-Kansai Intl.) - 78 min drive
  • Osaka (ITM-Itami) - 48 min drive
  • Kobe (UKB) - 58 min drive
  • Kyoto Station - 7 min walk
  • Kyoto Shichijo Station - 12 min walk
  • Kyoto Kiyomizu-gojo Station - 19 min walk
  • Gojo Station - 11 min walk
  • Kujo Station - 20 min walk
  • Shijo Station - 22 min walk

At a glance

Key facts


  • 6 rooms


  • Check-in time 4 PM-9 PM
  • Check-out time is 11 AM
The front desk is open daily from 9 AM - 11 AM.

Required at check-in

  • Cash deposit required

  • Government-issued photo ID required

  • Minimum check-in age is 18

Travelling with others


  • Children (5 years old and younger) not allowed

  • No cribs (infant beds)


  • Pets not allowed (service animals welcome)


  • Free WiFi in public areas

  • Free WiFi in rooms



  • No parking

Payment types at the property

  • Cash
* See small print for additional details or extra charges

At the hostel

Food and drink
  • Bar/lounge
  • Microwave in a common area
  • Refrigerator in a common area
Things to do
  • Bicycle rentals on site
  • Front desk (limited hours)
  • Laundry facilities
  • Luggage storage
  • Designated smoking areas (fines apply)
  • Garden
  • Terrace

In the room

Home comforts
  • Air conditioning
  • Slippers
Freshen up
  • Shared bathroom
  • Hair dryer (on request)
Stay connected
  • Free WiFi

Tanaka Gokurakudo Guesthouse - Hostel - Kyoto’s small print

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The Japanese Ministry of Health, Labour, and Welfare requires all international visitors to submit their passport number and nationality when registering at any lodging facility (inns, hotels, motels, etc. ). Additionally, lodging proprietors are required to photocopy passports for all registering guests and keep the photocopy on file.

This property only accepts cash for all bookings and onsite payments.

Mandatory fees

You’ll be asked to pay the following charges at check-in or check-out:

  • A city tax will 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.

We have included all charges provided to us by this property. However, charges can vary, for example, based on length of stay or the unit you book.

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Recent reviews

Fabulous 8.8 From 47 reviews

Exceptional 10.0
Traditional Guest House
The guest house seemed very traditional and I really wanted that experience. The bed was not as comfortable as most hotels, but I was able to sleep fine. It was very clean and nice. I would recommend staying here!
dennis, us1 night trip
Exceptional 10.0
located very close to the main Kyoto train station, great value for the price !
JOE, ca2 night family trip
Exceptional 10.0
Good location, good facilities, and good owner
The place was very nice and actually pretty new according to the owner. The owner was also a very nice guy. The room I stayed in and all the facilities were very clean and nice. The location was also super convenient being so close to Kyoto station. Definitely would recommend to anyone going to Kyoto.
Anthony, usOther trip
Very good 8.0
Nice guesthouse close to Kyoto station
Very nice guesthouse, Japanese style room with comfortable futons. Just one shared shower and two toilets for the whole thing, maybe not enough when everything is booked. Very good location but the guesthouse itself is in a back alley and it takes a few tries and a bit of patience to find.
usOther trip
Exceptional 10.0
Tanaka is a very nice guy, and I was lucky enough to know him and his place. ありがとうございます!
YINGJIE, ca2 night trip

Tanaka Gokurakudo Guesthouse - Hostel - Kyoto

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