Hostels in Kyoto, Japan

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Imano Kyoto Kiyomizu Hostel
563-11 Bairincho, Higashiyama-ku, Kyoto, Japan
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1.6 km from city centre, Kyoto, Japan 

Imano Kyoto Kiyomizu Hostel is located in Kyoto and offers free Wi-Fi. It is situated a brief stroll from Hoko-ji Temple and Toyokuni Shrine.

Piece Hostel Sanjo
9.2 Excellent
Nakagyou-ku Tominokoji Sanjo-Kudaru, Asakura-Cho 531, Kyoto, Japan
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0.2 km from city centre, Kyoto, Japan 
ExcellentBased on 1,105 reviews
9.2

Located in Central Kyoto, this hostel provides good value accommodation. It also offers meeting rooms, a shared kitchen and free Wi-Fi.

Grids Kyoto Shijo Kawaramachi Hotel & Hostel
9.6 Excellent
599 Nishidaimonji-Cho, Nakagyo-ku, Kyoto, Japan
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0.3 km from city centre, Kyoto, Japan 
ExcellentBased on 2 reviews
9.6

This hostel is located in Central Kyoto, only a five-minute walk to Nishiki Market. Guests can also make use of complimentary Wi-Fi.

Piece Hostel Kyoto
21-1 Higashikujo Higashisanno-Cho, Kyoto, Japan
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2.6 km from city centre, Kyoto, Japan 

Piece Hostel Kyoto provides a comfortable setting when in Kyoto. It is conveniently positioned for guests wishing to visit local attractions.

Guest House Ga-Jyun
9.3 Excellent
165 Ebisu-Cho, Higashiyama-ku, Kyoto, Japan
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1.6 km from city centre, Kyoto, Japan 
ExcellentBased on 195 reviews
9.3

Less than a 20-minute stroll from Sanjo Keihan Subway Station, Guest House Ga-Jyun provides guests with an ideal base while in Kyoto. It offers garden views and complimentary Wi-Fi.

Sakura Terrace The Atelier
8.5 Excellent
1-1, Higashikujo, Kitakarasuma-Cho, Kyoto, Japan
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3.0 km from city centre, Kyoto, Japan 
ExcellentBased on 300 reviews
8.5

This Kyoto hotel is located within a 10-minute stroll of Kyoto Train Station. It also offers complimentary Wi-Fi.

Seibido Inn - Hostel
204, Nishikodocho, Nakagyo-ku, Kyoto, Japan
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0.9 km from city centre, Kyoto, Japan 

Situated in Central Kyoto, Seibido Inn is a short walk to several local tourist attractions, including Honno-ji. Those staying at the property can also make use of complimentary wireless internet.

The Lower East Nine Hostel
32 Higashikujo Minamikarasuma-cho, Kyoto, Japan
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3.1 km from city centre, Kyoto, Japan 

The Lower East Nine Hostel is located in Kyoto and provides free Wi-Fi. It is conveniently positioned for guests wanting to sightsee in the area.

Guest House Taiko-ya Bettei 180 year old authentic traditional house
170, Kameyacho, Shimogyo-ku, Kyoto, Japan
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1.2 km from city centre, Kyoto, Japan 

Situated in the popular hub of Central Kyoto, Guest House Taiko-ya Bettei is within walking distance of several tourist attractions in the area. It offers complimentary Wi-Fi, luggage storage and bicycle rental.

Kyoto Utano Youth Hostel
8.3 Excellent
Ukyo-ku, Uzumasa, Nakayama-Cho 29, Kyoto, Japan
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6.5 km from city centre, Kyoto, Japan 
ExcellentBased on 207 reviews
8.3

Situated a short walk from Utano Railway Station, Kyoto Utano Youth Hostel provides guests with an ideal base when in Kyoto. Guests can also enjoy free internet access throughout the property.

Tips for booking hostels in Kyoto

Cheapest month:July
Most expensive month:June
Average price in Kyoto:₹ 184,729/night
Cheapest price found:₹ 897/night
Cheapest day:Monday
Most expensive day:Sunday
₹ 1,413 - ₹ 3,267
Average price per night / 3-star hotel. Prices are not fixed and may vary with time.
₹ 1,140 - ₹ 3,555
Average price per night / 3-star hotel. Prices are not fixed and may vary with time.

Top Rated Kyoto hostels

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Hostel Niniroom
8.7 Excellent
30-3 Higashimarutacho, Kyoto, Japan
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1.4 km from city centre, Kyoto, Japan 

Hostel Niniroom is set in Kyoto and is close to local sightseeing spots, such as the Heian Shrine. It also offers a designated smoking area, free Wi-Fi and luggage storage.

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Kaede Guesthouse
465-2 Senshouji-Cho, Simogyou-ku, Kyoto, Japan
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0.9 km from city centre, Kyoto, Japan 

Situated in the popular hub of Central Kyoto, Kaede Guesthouse is within walking distance of several tourist attractions in the area. It offers complimentary Wi-Fi, a 24-hour reception and bicycle rental.

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Rak Kiyomizu
8.3 Excellent
110-1, Rokurocho, Higashiyama-ku, Kyoto, Japan
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1.4 km from city centre, Kyoto, Japan 

Rak Kiyomizu is located in Kyoto and offers free Wi-Fi. It is ideally positioned for guests wanting to discover the area's attractions.

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K's House Kyoto - Hostel
8.8 Excellent
418 Naya Cho, Kyoto, Japan
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1.9 km from city centre, Kyoto, Japan 

Situated in Central Kyoto, the hostel is a short stroll to several local attractions, including Sanjusangen-do and Kyoto Tower. It also provides bicycle rental, free Wi-Fi and a rooftop terrace.

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Hostel Mundo Chiquito
485 Hashimotocho, Nakagyo Ward, Kyoto, Japan
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1.5 km from city centre, Kyoto, Japan 

Located in Central Kyoto, Hostel Mundo Chiquito is a short walk to several local attractions, including Nijo Castle. It also offers free Wi-Fi.

Cheapest hostels in Kyoto, Japan

Khaosan Kyoto Guesthouse
8.3 Excellent
568 Nakanocho Bukkoji-Agaru, Kyoto, Japan
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0.6 km from city centre, Kyoto, Japan 

Situated in the popular hub of Central Kyoto, Khaosan Kyoto Guesthouse is within walking distance of several tourist attractions in the local area. It also offers free Wi-Fi, luggage storage and a rooftop terrace.

₹ 978
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Guest House Oumi - Hostel
9.6 Excellent
Nakagyo-ku Nishinokyo Nagamotocho 19-11, Kyoto, Japan
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2.5 km from city centre, Kyoto, Japan 

Offering 4-star accommodation, Guest House Oumi is conveniently situated in Central Kyoto. It also offers free Wi-Fi.

₹ 1,141
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Shizuya Kyoto - Hostel
8.6 Excellent
460 Timber-Cho, Higashi-in, Kawahara-Cho, Kyoto, Japan
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2.0 km from city centre, Kyoto, Japan 

Situated in the popular hub of Central Kyoto, Shizuya KYOTO is within walking distance of several tourist attractions in the local area. It offers free Wi-Fi, luggage storage and a swimming pool.

₹ 1,141
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Gojo Guest House - Hostel
9.1 Excellent
3-396-2 Gojobashi Higashi, Kyoto, Japan
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1.4 km from city centre, Kyoto, Japan 

Situated a short stroll from Kawaramachi Railway Station, Gojo Guest House offers guests a convenient base while in Kyoto. Guests can also enjoy complimentary internet access throughout the property.

₹ 1,223
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R Star Hostel Kyoto
8.4 Excellent
256-2, Motoryogaecho, Shimogyo-ku, Kyoto, Japan
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1.3 km from city centre, Kyoto, Japan 

Situated in the popular hub of Central Kyoto, R Star Hostel Kyoto is within walking distance of several attractions in the local area. Those staying at the property can also enjoy free Wi-Fi.

₹ 1,304
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Len Kyoto Kawaramachi
8.9 Excellent
709-3, Uematsu-Cho, Shimogyo-ku, Kyoto, Japan
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1.0 km from city centre, Kyoto, Japan 

Situated in Central Kyoto, Len Kyoto Kawaramachi is a short walk to several local tourist attractions, including Kennin-ji. Guests can also enjoy complimentary internet access in all areas.

₹ 1,304
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Kyoto Hana Hostel
8.5 Excellent
229, Akezu-Dori St., Kogawa-Cho, Kyoto, Japan
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2.0 km from city centre, Kyoto, Japan 

Kyoto Hana Hostel provides a comfortable setting when in Kyoto. It is close to the area's tourist hot spots and is within a 10-minute walk of Kyoto Train Station.

₹ 1,386
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Hostel Mundo
7.4 Good
596 Tenbin-Cho Shimodatiuri Agaru, Kyoto, Japan
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2.2 km from city centre, Kyoto, Japan 

Hostel Mundo is located in Kyoto and provides guests with free Wi-Fi. It is conveniently positioned for those wanting to discover the area's attractions.

₹ 1,467
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Hostel prices in Kyoto

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Facts about staying in Kyoto

  • What is the cost of a hostel in Kyoto?

    Hostels in Kyoto will cost ₹ 2,267 per night on average. However some users found hostels for as low as ₹ 970 per night. A good deal on a Kyoto hostel would be ₹ 1,924 per night or less. Keep in mind that booking in December may be more expensive, whereas booking in August is the cheapest month of the year.

  • What’s the best hostel in Kyoto?

    While there may be other highly-rated hostels in Kyoto, Piece Hostel Sanjo is currently the best, based on 1,105 HotelsCombined reviews and an average rating of 9.2/10.

  • What area of Kyoto is most popular to stay in?

    The most popular neighbourhood to stay in Kyoto is Shimogyo, according to our data. 4% of users who searched for hostels in Kyoto looked for properties in Shimogyo. If you’re interested in staying in Shimogyo, consider the Guest House Hachi - Hostel - the neighbourhood’s most popular hostel.

  • What is the most popular hostel in Kyoto closest to Kyoto Imperial Palace?

    Piece Hostel Sanjo happens to be the most popular Kyoto hostel near Kyoto Imperial Palace among our users. The Piece Hostel Sanjo has a current rating of 9.2 from 1,105 HotelsCombined travellers. Kyoto Imperial Palace is also conveniently located just 1.9 km from this hostel.

  • Should I stay in a Kyoto hostel?

    Aside from the fact that Kyoto hostels tend to be more affordable than other stay types, they also have a more lively social scene. This social environment is perfect for individuals, couples, and even families who are looking to meet fellow travellers in Kyoto.