Kyoto Hostels

Japan Budget Accommodation: Kyoto Hostels

Budget Accommodation & Hostels in Kyoto

Kyoto offers a large number of some very affordable budget accommodation - both in traditional Japanese-style guest houses, or ryokan and more foreigner-friendly hostels and budget hotels.

Hostels in Kyoto include mixed dorms, female and male only dorms and private ensuite rooms or rooms with shared bath or shower.

Whatever your budget, Kyoto has some excellent hostel and budget hotel deals for your stay in Japan's ancient capital.

Kyoto hotels and hostels have high occupancy rates throughout the year, so please book your accommodation early.

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The country telephone code for Japan is +81 and the area code for Kyoto is 075.

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Kyoto Hostels & Cheap Hotels

Kyoto Station Area

  • Backpackers Hostel K's House

    418 Nayacho, Shichijo-agaru, Dotemachi-dori, Shimogyo-ku, Kyoto

    A nine-minute walk from Kyoto Station. Backpacker's Hostel K also have hostels in Tokyo, Hakuba, and Hiroshima.
    Backpackers Hostel K's House

  • Daiya Ryokan

    292, Nishi Tamamizu-cho, Higashihairu, Higashino-To, Kyoto

    A Japanese-style, friendly, affordable family-run inn located only a 5-minute walk from JR Kyoto Station.
    Daiya Ryokan

  • Econo Inn

    Kawaramachi-Gojo, Sagaru Hirai-cho, Kyoto

    21 Western-style rooms and 1 Japanese-style room.
    Econo Inn

  • Guest House Costa del Sol

    134 Ebisu, Shinmachi, Gojo-sagaru, Shimogyo-ku, Kyoto

    Single rooms with shared bath and ensuite double Japanese style tatami rooms.
    Guest House Costa del Sol

  • Guest House Yahata

    544 Yahata-cho, Gojo-agaru, Nishinotoin, Shimogyo-ku, Kyoto

    New guesthouse with private rooms and male and female dorms.
    Guest House Yahata

  • J-Hoppers Guesthouse

    51-2, Nakagoryo-cho, Higashikujo, Minami-ku, Kyoto

    A seven-minute walk from Kyoto Station.
    j-hoppers Hostel Kyoto

  • Miwaya Ryokan

    5-229 Shichijo Agaru, Akezu-dori, Shimogyo-ku, Kyoto

    A three-minute walk from Kyoto Station with single and double ensuite rooms.
    Miwaya Ryokan

  • Orange Inn

    Kita-Kinuta 8, Nishi-Nanajyo, Shimogyo-ku, Kyoto

    Accessible from Kyoto Station. Mixed, female and male dorms.
    Orange Inn Kyoto

  • Tomato

    135, Shimizu, Shiokoji-Horikawa-Nishi, Shimogyo, Kyoto

    A seven-minute walk from Kyoto Station. Single, twin plus male and female dorms.
    Tomato Hostel Kyoto

Central Kyoto

  • bAKpAK Kyoto Hostel

    1-234 Miyagawa Suji, Higashiyama-ku, Kyoto

    A short walk from Kiyomizu Temple and Yasaka Jinja.
    bAKpAK Kyoto Hostel

  • Gojo Guest House

    3-396-2 Gojobashihigashi, Higashiyama-ku, Kyoto

    A short walk from Kiyomizu Temple, Kenniniji Temple and the Kamo River, male dorm only.
    Gojo Guest House

  • Kyoto Cheapest Inn

    783 Sabamatsu-cho, Marutamachi-dori Matsuyacho Nishi, Kamigyo-ku, Kyoto

    Private ensuite, shared bathroom and dorm rooms available. Wi-Fi, no curfew.
    Kyoto Cheapest Inn

  • Kyoto Garden Ryokan Yachiyo

    34 Fukuchi Cho, Nanzenji Sakyo-ku, Kyoto

    Located in the Higashiyama district of Kyoto, near Nanzenji Temple. Doubles and triples available in a traditional setting. Facilities include internet access, a Japanese bath, Japanese garden and garden terrace.
    Kyoto Garden Ryokan Yachiyo

  • Ryokan Nihonkan

    Higashi Shiokoji-cho, Shichijo-sagaru, Karasuma-do, Kyoto

    A short walk from Kiyomizu Temple, Kenniniji Temple and the Kamo River, male dorm only.
    Ryokan Nihonkan

  • Uno House

    108 Marutamachi-Sagaru, Shinkarasuma-dori, Kyoto

    Machiya-style traditional Kyoto house with male and female dorms.
    Uno House

  • Yuhara Ryokan

    188 Kagiyacho, Shomen-agaru, Kiyamachi Dori, Shimogyo-ku, Kyoto 605-0909

    A five-minute walk from downtown on Kiyamachi Street. Quaint.

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