Yamashina-ku, Misasagikuroiwa 21-12, Kyoto, Japan

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About Kinkaku

Kinkaku is located in Kyoto and is close to Gion. It provides free Wi-Fi, luggage storage and a Jacuzzi.

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To Downtown2.1 mi


Check-in time4:00 PM
Check-out time11:00 AM
InternetFree Wi-Fi
Payment & CancellationPolicies vary by room type and provider.
Front desk number+81 804 029 4648

Amenities at Kinkaku

Top Features

Free airport shuttle
Free Wi-Fi
Pet friendly


  • Window
  • Quiet street view
  • Electric kettle
  • Entire unit located on ground floor
  • Terrace/Patio
  • Extra-long beds (> 2 meters)
  • Linens
  • Towels
  • Fan
  • Fire extinguisher
  • Laundry facilities
  • Ironing service
  • Flat-screen TV
  • Fold-up bed
  • Free toiletries
  • Shampoo
  • Shared bathroom
  • Garden view
  • Shared lounge/TV area
  • Smoke alarms
  • Hardwood or parquet floors
  • Shared toilet
  • Heating
  • Shower
  • Iron and ironing board
  • Shower chair
  • Physical distancing in dining areas
  • Physical distancing rules
  • Slippers
  • First-aid kit
  • Additional bathroom
  • Inner courtyard view
  • Process in place to check health of guests
  • Hot tub
  • Interconnected room(s) available
  • Socket near the bed
  • Additional toilet
  • Sofa
  • Sofa bed
  • CCTV in common areas
  • CCTV outside property
  • No smoking
  • Balcony
  • Bathtub
  • Bidet
  • Hand sanitizer in guest accommodation and key areas
  • Express check-out
  • Parking
  • Body soap
  • Hairdryer
  • Lockers
  • Screens or physical barriers placed between staff and guests in appropriate areas
  • Carbon monoxide detector
  • Use of cleaning chemicals that are effective against coronavirus
  • Kettle
  • Mountain view
  • Air-conditioned
  • Air purifiers
  • Non-feather pillow
  • Toilet
  • Guest accommodation is disinfected between stays
  • Toilet paper
  • Guest accommodation sealed after cleaning
  • All plates, cutlery, glasses and other tableware have been sanitized
  • Thermometers for guests provided by property
  • Cleaning products
  • Towels/sheets (extra fee)
  • Clothes rack
  • Trash cans
  • Tumble dryer
  • Guests can opt-out of accommodation cleaning
  • TV
  • Staff follow all safety protocols as directed by local authorities
  • Desk
  • Private bathroom
  • Walk-in shower
  • Garden
  • Private check-in/check-out
  • Wardrobe or closet
  • Designated smoking area
  • Drying rack for clothing
  • Private entrance
  • Washing machine
  • Storage available


  • Wake-up service
  • Contactless check-in/check-out
  • Tour desk
  • Face masks for guests available
  • Key access
  • Airport shuttle (surcharge)
  • Shuttle service (additional charge)

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Reviews for Kinkaku

GreatBased on 56 verified guest reviews

Pros +
  • Room was nice and clean. (in 25 reviews)
  • Excellent view and clean room! (in 23 reviews)
  • Great location and awesome host. (in 17 reviews)
Cons -
  • We had to climb up a hill to get to the house. (in 2 reviews)

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Where is Kinkaku

Most Popular Landmarks

Kiyomizu-dera1.0 mi
Kiyomizu Sannei-Zaka Seiryu-en1.2 mi
Hokan-ji Temple1.3 mi
Kyoto Municipal Zoo1.3 mi
Yasaka Shrine1.4 mi
Gion1.5 mi

FAQs when booking at Kinkaku

Is pricing at Kinkaku comparable to 2 star hotels in Kyoto?

In Kyoto, the average nightly rate for 2 stars hotels is $105. The expected nightly rate for Kinkaku is around $67; a price that is 37% cheaper than the city average. HotelsCombined considers Kinkaku to be a good deal if you’re looking to stay at a 2 stars hotel in Kyoto.

How close is Kinkaku from the Kyoto city center?

Kinkaku is just 1.4 mi away from the center of Yamashina, Kyoto. From Kinkaku you can easily get to other popular landmarks such as Kinkaku-ji.

What is the Kinkaku phone number?

If you have questions or concerns about your stay, call +81 804 029 4648 to talk to a Kinkaku front desk representative.

Does Kinkaku have Wi-Fi available?

Yes, Kinkaku has Wi-Fi available to hotel guests.

What is the check-out time at Kinkaku?

The standard check-out time at Kinkaku is 11:00 AM. Guests can usually check-in from 4:00 PM. Special arrangements may be available if discussed with the front desk.

How much does it cost to stay at Kinkaku, Kyoto?

Usually Kinkaku room prices are around $67/night, with the cheapest deals starting from $37/night. Prices vary based on many factors (e.g. dates, time of year, room type etc.) so use the form above to see deals for your intended stay.

Does Kinkaku have a laundry service?

Yes, there is a hotel laundry service for guests at Kinkaku. There are irons (and ironing boards) at the property too.

How far is Kinkaku from Kiyomizu-dera?

Kinkaku is a walkable distance (1 mi) from Kiyomizu-dera, Kyoto.

Is Kinkaku close to Kenninji Temple?

The distance from Kinkaku to Kenninji Temple is 1.6 mi.