Hostels in Kyoto, Japan

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Grids Kyoto Shijo Kawaramachi Hotel & Hostel
599 Nishidaimonji-Cho, Nakagyo-ku, Kyoto, Japan
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0.3 km from city centre, Kyoto, Japan 

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

Sakura Terrace The Atelier
8.3 Excellent
1-1, Higashikujo, Kitakarasuma-Cho, Kyoto, Japan
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3.0 km from city centre, Kyoto, Japan 
ExcellentBased on 203 reviews
8.3

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

Seibido Inn
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. It also provides free 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 

Situated under a 20-minute walk from Kyoto Train Station, The Lower East Nine Hostel offers guests a convenient base while in Kyoto. It also provides complimentary wireless internet.

Ryokan Hostel Gion
8.8 Excellent
391-2 Motomachi, Higashiyama, Kyoto, Japan
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0.7 km from city centre, Kyoto, Japan 
ExcellentBased on 500 reviews
8.8

Situated under a 10-minute walk from Kawaramachi Railway Station, Ryokan Hostel Gion provides guests with an ideal base when in Kyoto. Guests can also enjoy complimentary internet access in all areas.

Hostel Mundo
7.5 Good
596 Tenbin-Cho Shimodatiuri Agaru, Kyoto, Japan
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2.2 km from city centre, Kyoto, Japan 
GoodBased on 36 reviews
7.5

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.

Guest House Taiko-Ya Bettei
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 Morris Hostel
133-1 Umenokicho Nakagyoku, Kyoto, Japan
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1.0 km from city centre, Kyoto, Japan 

Located in Central Kyoto, Kyoto Morris Hostel is a short walk to several local attractions, including Honno-ji. It also provides free Wi-Fi and luggage storage.

Tsugu Kyoto Sanjo By The Share Hotels
9.1 Excellent
75 Masuyacho Nishiiru, Kyoto, Japan
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0.3 km from city centre, Kyoto, Japan 
ExcellentBased on 2,379 reviews
9.1

Situated in Central Kyoto, the hotel is within walking distance of several local attractions, including the Kyoto International Manga Museum. Guests can also make use of complimentary Wi-Fi.

Guesthouse tu casa - Hostel
9.6 Excellent
8-414-4, Miyagawasuji, Higashiyama-ku, Kyoto, Japan
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1.2 km from city centre, Kyoto, Japan 
ExcellentBased on 1 review
9.6

Situated a short walk from Kawaramachi Railway Station, Guesthouse tu casa offers guests a convenient base while visiting Kyoto. Guests can also enjoy free internet in all areas.

Tips for booking hostels in Kyoto

Cheapest month:September
Most expensive month:November
Average price in Kyoto:₹ 3,577/night
Cheapest price found:₹ 896/night
Cheapest day:Sunday
Most expensive day:Friday
₹ 1,501 - ₹ 8,631
Average price per night / 3-star hotel. Prices are not fixed and may vary with time.
₹ 1,433 - ₹ 6,677
Average price per night / 3-star hotel. Prices are not fixed and may vary with time.

Top Rated Kyoto hostels

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Len Kyoto Kawaramachi
8.8 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.

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Piece Hostel Sanjo
8.9 Excellent
Nakagyou-ku Tominokoji Sanjo-Kudaru, Asakura-Cho 531, Kyoto, Japan
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0.2 km from city centre, Kyoto, Japan 

Located in Central Kyoto, this hostel is a 10-minute walk to Ponto-cho, Nishiki Market and Honno-ji. Guests can also make the most of complimentary internet in all areas.

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Hostel Niniroom
8.6 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. Guests can also make the most of complimentary internet access.

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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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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.

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

Within 20 minutes' stroll from Kawaramachi Railway Station, Rak Kiyomizu offers guests an ideal base while visiting Kyoto. It also provides bicycle rental, luggage storage and free Wi-Fi.

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K's House Kyoto - Hostel
8.6 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 provides complimentary Wi-Fi, a rooftop terrace and bicycle rental.

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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 is located in Kyoto and offers guests free Wi-Fi. It is set amongst a variety of dining options and is within a 10-minute walk of Kyoto Train Station.

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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Kyoto Hana Hostel
8.2 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.

₹ 1,304
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Haruya Higashiyama
7.9 Good
542-4 Furukawa-Cho, Higashiyama-ku, Kyoto, Japan
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1.2 km from city centre, Kyoto, Japan 

HARUYA Higashiyama is located in Kyoto and offers guests free Wi-Fi. It is close to the area's tourist attractions and is minutes on foot from Sanjo Railway Station.

₹ 1,385
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Guest House Ga-Jyun
9.4 Excellent
165 Ebisu-Cho, Higashiyama-ku, Kyoto, Japan
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1.6 km from city centre, Kyoto, Japan 

This Kyoto hostel is located within a 10-minute stroll of Higashiyama Station. It offers garden views and complimentary Wi-Fi.

₹ 1,467
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Shizuya Kyoto - Hostel
8.5 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.

₹ 1,467
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R Star Hostel Kyoto
8.2 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.

₹ 1,548
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Gojo Guest House
8.9 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.

₹ 1,548
Avg. per night
Bird Hostel
10.0 Excellent
190 Joshinyoko-Cho Nakgayo-ku, Kyoto, Japan
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1.3 km from city centre, Kyoto, Japan 

Located in Central Kyoto, Bird Hostel is a short walk to several local tourist attractions, including the Kyoto International Manga Museum. It also offers bicycle rental, free Wi-Fi and luggage storage.

₹ 1,548
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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 ₹ 3,577 per night on average. However some users found hostels for as low as ₹ 950 per night. A good deal on a Kyoto hostel would be ₹ 2,431 per night or less. Keep in mind that booking in December may be more expensive, whereas booking in January 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 730 HotelsCombined reviews and an average rating of 8.9/10.

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

    The most popular neighbourhood to stay in Kyoto is Shimogyo, according to our data. 3% 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?

    Hostel Niniroom happens to be the most popular Kyoto hostel near Kyoto Imperial Palace among our users. The Hostel Niniroom has a current rating of 8.6 from 200 HotelsCombined travellers. Kyoto Imperial Palace is also conveniently located just 1.4 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.

  • Does Kyoto have hostels with “nosmokerooms” listed as an amenity?

    Yes, there are 23 hostels in Kyoto with “nosmokerooms” listed as an amenity, the most popular being Piece Hostel Sanjo (based on user data).

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