An inexpensive hotel within walking distance of downtown Kyoto, the Fauchon Hotel Kyoto (formerly Hotel Sunroute) offers great value for the money.
Located on Kawaramachi-dori Street, a few blocks south of Kyoto’s main shopping district, the Fauchon Hotel Kyoto (formerly Hotel Sunroute) is part of a successful Japanese chain that specializes in deluxe business hotels. Rooms are slightly larger than you’d expect for a business hotel and they’re fitted out with everything you need. In front of the hotel you’ll find Kawaramachi-dori Street, which offer direct access to the main shopping, dining and entertainment district of downtown, while behind the hotel you’ll find the atmospheric Kiyamachi Lane, which is one of the more attractive lanes in the city for strolling, especially during cherry blossom season.
406 Nambamachi, Kawaramachi-dori, Matsubara sagaru, Shimogyo-ku
Internet: Wifi and LAN cable access
Non-smoking rooms: Yes
5min walk from Kiyomizu Gojo Station, Keihan line
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