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Jiyujin Hostel

524,Izumi-cho, gojo-sagaru,, higashidouindori, shimogyo-ku, Kyoto, Japan

Welcome to our guesthouse! We are making efforts to host our guests with warm hospitality. We hope that our guests stay at pleasant and enjoy Kyoto during the stay! Read more

100% Overall Rating 3 out of 3 customers would recommend this property based on 3 reviews

Atmosphere 93%

Cleanliness 100%

Facilities 100%

Location 93%

Safety 100%

Staff 100%

Value 93%

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Facilities

  • Air conditioning
  • Free Wi-Fi
  • Self-Catering Facilities
  • 24 Hour Security
  • Bicycle Hire
  • Bicycle Parking
  • Breakfast Not Included
  • Common Room
  • Dryer
  • Free City Maps
  • Free Internet Access
  • Fridge Freezer"
  • Hair Dryers
  • Hair Dryers For Hire
  • Hot Showers
  • Iron / Ironing Board"
  • Laundry Facilities
  • Linen Included
  • Luggage Storage
  • Microwave
  • Reading Light
  • Towels Included
  • Towels for hire
  • Washing machine

Important Information

In Kyoto city, an accommodation tax regulation will be enforced starting October 1, 2018.
The accommodation tax (200 yen per person/per night) will be imposed to your stay from October 1, 2018.
The accommodation tax not included in room rate.
Please pay your accommodation tax in cash on the day of your arrival.

-Check-in time is from 16:00 to 21:00.
You can freely come in and go out once you check in.
*Please note that the entrance door is locked and no staff is at reception during 11:00-16:00 and 21:00-8:00.
Please come to our guest house between 16:00 and 21:00.

-Our reception closes at 21:00.
We do not accept any check-in after 21:00.
However, if your arrival time will be later than 21:00 for INEVITABLE REASONS, please make sure to contact us in advance.

-Check-out time is from 8:00 to 11:00.
Please let us know in advance if you would like to check out before 8:00.

-We can temporarily keep your luggage for free before check-in and after check-out.
*Before check-in, please bring your luggage between 8:00 and 11:00.
*After check-out, please pick up your luggage between 16:00 and 21:00.

-Payment should be made on the day of your arrival.
Please pay the total amount in cash.
*We do not accept credit cards/debit cards.
*Please make sure to exchange some currency into Japanese yen.

-Please bring necessary amenities, such as towels, pajamas etc.
*Bath-towels (150 yen) for rent and hand-towels (100 yen) and tooth brushes (50 yen) for sale at our guest house.

[NOTICE]
-We do not provide any meals.
-No elevator (lift).
-We do not accept guests under 13 years of age (Junior High School).
-Please refrain from the admission of NON- GUEST to the guesthouse.
-Inside of guest house has a strict non-smoking policy.
Please smoke at the smoking area in the balcony of second floor.
-The bath, shower booths, lavatories and washrooms are shared with other guests.
-[Standard Twin Room] have parallel beds.
-[Twin room] have double-deck beds (Not parallel).
-[Basic Twin Private] is Japanese Style Room(TATAMI).
-[3 Bed Private Room] is Japanese Style Room(TATAMI).
*Japanese Style Room is not real traditional. (Not Machiya)
Also,Futon (Japanese style-bedding) used in tatami room.

[Reservation Change and Cancellation Policy]
-Please contact us as soon as possible if you wish to cancel or change your reservation.
-Please be aware that applicable cancellation/change fee will be charged starting 7 days prior to your arrival.
-Cancellation fee:
7 to 4 days prior to arrival:20% of total amount
3 to 2 days prior to arrival:50% of total amount
1 day before & the day of your arrival/no-show:100% of total amount

Check-in / Check-out

Earliest check-in: 16:00

Policies

  • Age Restriction
  • No Curfew
  • Non Smoking
  • Taxes Not Included

Group booking?

Group of 15 or more traveling to Kyoto?

Contact us directly

Welcome to our guesthouse! We are making efforts to host our guests with warm hospitality. We hope that our guests stay at pleasant and enjoy Kyoto during the stay! Read more

Private Rooms

Twin Private Shared Bathroom

Sleeps 2

Room types

Private Room

Bathroom

Shared Bathroom

Single Private Shared Bathroom

Sleeps 1

Room types

Private Room

Bathroom

Shared Bathroom

3 Bed PRIVATE Shared Bathroom

Sleeps 3

Room types

Private Room

Bathroom

Shared Bathroom

Standard Twin Private Shared Bathroom

Sleeps 2

Room types

Private Room

Bathroom

Shared Bathroom

Grade

Standard

Basic Twin Private Shared Bathroom

Sleeps 2

Room types

Private Room

Bathroom

Shared Bathroom

Grade

Basic

About Jiyujin

-We are located in Karasuma-Gojo(烏丸五条).
-Nearest station is Kyoto subway Karasuma Line [Gojo(五条) station].
-[Gojo station (五条)] is the first stop from [Kyoto station].
*Please note that [Kyoto station] is not nearest station.
*It will take approximately 15-20 minutes by walking from Kyoto station.

We are not a large house, but we make our best efforts every day for offering excellent stay.
Inside the house is a very simple.
The atmosphere in the house varies from day to day.
For spending your free time, sharing a private laugh with other guests, or the like. Have a relaxing time in your own way.
We hope that our guests stay at pleasant and enjoy Kyoto during the stay!

*The house is generally quiet.
As the majority of solo travelers here are spend a lot of their days, you may feel short on fun if you were person who want to interact with others.

[CHECK IN & OUT]
-Check-in time 16:00-21:00.
-Check-out time 11:00.
*Please note that the entrance door is locked, and no staff is at reception during 11:00-16:00 and 21:00-8:00.

[Available hours]
8:00-11:00, 16:00-21:00
*Our staff is not available from 21:00 to 8:00 and 11:00 to 16:00 at the front desk.
-If you need any help, please contact us during reception hours .

-Please check-in to the Guest House by 21:00.
*However, if your arrival time will be later than 21:00 for 'INEVITABLE REASONS', please make sure to contact us in advance.
-Once you check-in, you can come back anytime you want (no curfew).
-Please let us know in advance if you would like to check out before 8:00.

-We can temporarily keep your luggage for free before check-in and after check-out.
・Before check-in, please bring your luggage between 8:00 and 11:00.
・After check-out, please pick up your luggage between 16:00 and 21:00.

[NOTICE]
In Kyoto city, an accomodation tax regulation will be enforced starting October 1, 2018.
The accomodation tax (200 yen per person/per night) will be imposed to your stay from October 1, 2018.
The accomodation tax not included in room rate.
Please pay your accommodation tax in cash on the day of your arrival.

[Safety / Convenience / Comfortable]
-Free Wi-Fi is available.
-Each room can be locked from inside.
-Each room has an air conditioner.
-You can rent bicycle in here.
When you use a bicycle (500 yen/day), you can go anywhere in Kyoto city.
-There are Convenience store, Supermarket (24 hours open), Restaurant, public bath near us as well.

[General Information]
-Payment should be made on the day of your arrival.
*Please pay the total amount at one time.

-Please bring necessary amenities, such as towels, pajamas etc.
*Bath-towels (150 yen) for rent and hand-towels (100 yen) and tooth brushes (50 yen) for sale at our guest house.

-The bath and shower rooms are available at any time (except during cleaning time).
*These bath/shower rooms, lavatories and washrooms are shared with other guests.

[Attention]
-We do not accept guests under 13 years of age (Junior High School).
-We do not provide any meals.
-[Standard Twin Room] have parallel beds.
-[Basic Twin Private] is Japanese Style Room(TATAMI).
-[3 Bed Private Room] and [Basic Twin Room] is Japanese Style Room (TATAMI).
※Japanese Style Room is not real traditional. (Not Machiya,Washitsu)
Also,Futon (Japanese style-bedding) used in tatami room.
-Please be considerate of others and try to keep noise levels down, especially after 22:00.
Also, please understand that it is not a hotel. It is a guest house. Therefore, please excuse excess noise.
-Please note that our guesthouse is not traditional Japanese house (Machiya).
-Before making reservations, please be aware that Jiyu-jin is not a hotel but a guesthouse.
-Please be sure to check all the contents of our emails.

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[Room features]
■Single room (6.6m sized room)
-Solo travelers welcomed!
-Comfortable and private space.
-120 cm three-quarter beds (semi-double bed).
*We do not provide any meals.
*We cannot accept two guests to use single room.

■Standard Twin Room (11.5 m²sized room)
-Private room for 2 guests.
-2 three-quarter beds (semi-double bed) are placed in both sides of the room.
※We do not provide any meals.

■Basic Twin Room (13.5m sized TATAMI room)
-Private room for 2 guests.
[Japanese Style Room (TATAMI)]
-FUTON (Japanese style-bedding) used in TATAMI room.
*It is not real traditional Japanese room (Not Machiya).
*We do not provide any meals.

■3 Bed Private Room (13.5m sized TATAMI room)
[Japanese Style Room (TATAMI)]
-FUTON (Japanese style-bedding) used in TATAMI room.
-Private room for 3 guests.
(You might feel the room is a bit small or narrow.)
*It is not real traditional Japanese room (Not Machiya).
*We do not provide any meals.

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【Access to Jiyu-jin】
◆Access from JR Kyoto Station◆
By subway: About 5 minutes (210 yen)

■Nearest Subway Station [Gojo(五条)station]
Access from the subway Karasuma Line Gojo(五条) station: 3-minute walk
1. Start from Exit No. 3 and walk the along Gojo Street for about 100 meters.
2. Turn right at the corner of SEVEN-ELEVEN (shop).
3. Go straight for about 100 meters, the Jiyu-jin is on your left side.

Accommodation Information

-Check-in time is from 16:00 to 21:00.
Please come to our guest house between 16:00 and 21:00.
You can freely come in and go out once you check in.

*Please note that the entrance door is locked and no staff is at reception during 11:00-16:00 and 21:00-8:00.

-Our reception closes at 21:00.
We do not accept any check-in after 21:00.
However, if your arrival time will be later than 21:00 for INEVITABLE REASONS, please make sure to contact us in advance.

-Check-out time is from 8:00 to 11:00.
Please let us know in advance if you would like to check out before 8:00.

-We can temporarily keep your luggage for free before check-in and after check-out.
*Before check-in, please bring your luggage between 8:00 and 11:00.
*After check-out, please pick up your luggage between 16:00 and 21:00.

-Payment should be made on the day of your arrival.
Please pay the total amount in cash.
*We do not accept credit cards/debit cards.
*Please make sure to exchange some currency into Japanese yen.

In Kyoto city, an accomodation tax regulation will be enforced starting October 1, 2018.
The accomodation tax (200 yen per person/per night) will be imposed to your stay from October 1, 2018.
The accomodation tax not included in room rate.
Please pay your accommodation tax in cash on the day of your arrival.

-Please bring necessary amenities, such as towels, pajamas etc.
*Bath-towels (150 yen) for rent and hand-towels (100 yen) and tooth brushes (50 yen) for sale at our guest house.

[Attention]
-We do not accept guests under 13 years of age (Junior High School).
-We do not provide any meals.
-No elevator (lift).
-[Twin room] have double-deck beds (Not parallel).
-[Standard Twin Room] have parallel beds.
-[3 Bed Private Room] is Japanese Style Room(TATAMI).
*Japanese Style Room is not real traditional. (Not Machiya)
Also,Futon (Japanese style-bedding) used in tatami room.
-Please be considerate of others and try to keep noise levels down, especially after 22:00.
Also, please understand that it is not a hotel. It is a guest house. Therefore, please excuse excess noise.
-Before making reservations, please be aware that Jiyu-jin is not a hotel but a guesthouse.
-Please be sure to check all the contents of our emails.

[Reservation Change and Cancellation Policy]
-Please contact us as soon as possible if you wish to cancel or change your reservation.
-Please be aware that applicable cancellation/change fee will be charged starting 7 days prior to your arrival.
-Cancellation fee:
7 to 4 days prior to arrival:20% of total amount
3 to 2 days prior to arrival:50% of total amount
1 day before & the day of your arrival/no-show】:100% of total amount

Location Information

We are located in Karasuma-Gojo.
-Kyoto subway Karasuma Line [Gojo station] is the nearest station.
-[Gojo station] is the first stop from [Kyoto station].
?It will take about 15~20 minutes from Kyoto station by walking.

-There are a lot of places worth visiting such as Higashihonganji, Shoseien-garden, Kiyomizu- temple etc.
-Convenience store, Supermarket (24 hours open), Restaurant, Public bath are near our guesthouse.G5

Cancellation Policy

Customers can cancel their reservation free of charge up to 7 days before arrival. After this date, charges will be applied by the property up to the first nights cost of the reservation, unless otherwise stated in the property’s conditions. Deposits paid are non refundable.