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bAKpAK Gion Hostel

Hostel | 2 - 244 Miyagawa Suji, Higashiyama-ku, Kyoto, Japan 605-0801

85.8% Overall Rating

190 out of 207 customers would recommend this property

Recent review (15/10/2014)

Ruth Binns thinks…

"Really nice and comfy common room (they put a new rug and furniture in while I was staying too! :D), lots of dvds if you wanted to stay in, free tea and coffee, big sink and fridge. The 8 bed dorm…"

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  • Air Conditioning
  • No curfew
  • Secure lockers
  • Lounge area
  • Internet / Wi-Fi
  • Safety deposit
  • 24 hour hot showers
  • Washing machines
  • Reception (limited hours)
  • Common area / room
  • Television room

Purchasable Extras

  • Towel USD 0.91

What's Included

  • Luggage Room
  • Linen

Cancellation Policy

Customers can cancel their reservation free of charge up to 2 days before arrival (local time). Payments made to HostelBookers are non-refundable.

Check-In/Out Details

Earliest check-in: 15:00
Latest Check-out: 11:00

Group booking?

Group of 15 or more traveling to Kyoto?

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Welcome to bAkpAk Gion Hostel!

Funky, friendly and fun hostels in kyoto Japan by backpackers for backpackers!
Centrally located in the Downtown Kyoto city but also giving visitors the luxurious advantage of being in front of the spectacular Kamogawa River.

Just across the street is Kawarachi – kiyamachi and close beside is Gion, the Kyoto Geisha district and Minamiza Theater (the birth place of kabuki). Read more

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About bAKpAK Gion Hostel

We provide our guest with unique experience with safe, fun, friendly, comfortable & affordable hotel, hostel or guest house in Kyoto and great facilities too.Just across the street is Kiyamichi, Kawarachi and close beside is Gion,

The Kyoto Geisha district and Minamiza Theater (the birth place of Kabuki.)The main Kyoto shopping centre ,The bustling night life of Kiyamachi and Gion (Kyoto Geisha town) are on the hostel's doorstep!These places are the circuit of Kyoto.

The area is teeming with restaurants,
supermarkets, pubs, bars and karaoke houses, entertainment halls and much more all waiting to give you a warm welcome.

The cool breeze from the Kamogawa river and the way the hostel is built ensures you’ll get a good night sleep.

For the adventurous daylight explorers there are some of Japan’s most famous and arguably most important cultural spots such as;
Gion, Kiyomizu temple, Yasaka shrine, Maruyama park, Ebisu shrine more and more

This is where you can experience the authentic Japanese experience. It's a great place to snap up some authentic Japan photographs too!!!
There are no worries about transport arrangements. Kyoto Backpack Hostel - 'Where people meet to explore and enjoy the rich culture of Kyoto !!

***Reception hour 10:00-22:00 **
***Cleaning time 12:00-15:00**
***Check-in time is between 15:00 and 22:00 ( (*Need to notify the hotel if arriving late)**
***Free luggage storage10:00~21:00**

***Check Out Time: Before 11: 00 AM**

Accommodation Information

Cancellation Policy (Based on our Reception business hour in Japan Standard Time) :

-No charge for cancellations or modification 3 days or earlier prior to your arrival date.

* Cancellations or modification 2 days prior to your arrival date. -50% of the first night rate shall be charged.

* Cancellations or modification 1 days prior to your arrival date. -100% of the first night rate shall be charged.

* Cancellations or modification on your arrival date. -100% of the first night + 50% of the second night (in the case you book more than 2 nights) rate shall be charged.

* NO SHOW -If we could not confirm your arrival by 22:00 , we consider the guest as NO SHOW CASE and we cancel the booking. Please note that we charge 100% of the amount of your booking.

Age restriction: At least 10 years old

Location Information

-Gion area * 5 mins
-Kiyamachi * 5mins

-Hanmikoji street * 10 mins
-Nishiki food market *10 mins

-Teramachi shopping street 10 mins

-Kenninji temple 5mins
-Yasaka shrine 10 mins
-Kiyomizu-temple15 mins

-Kinkakuji temple 1hour by bus

*Train station

-Keihan Train, -Gion Sijo Station -5mins
-Hankyu train-Kawaramachi Station- 10mins
* Kyoto station -30mins

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