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1 room, 2 adults

Iwatoyama Hostel, Kyoto

2-star2 stars
421, Iwatoyamacho, Bukkouji Sinmachidori Simogyo, Kyoto, Kyoto, 600-8445, Japan

Within easy reach of Nishiki Market
  • Free WiFi
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Iwatoyama Hostel, Kyoto

from $58 CAD
  • Shared Dormitory
  • Shared Dormitory, Women only
  • Shared Dormitory, Men only
  • Economy Quadruple Room
  • Economy Triple Room
  • Family Room (Superior)
  • Standard Double Room, Shared Bathroom

What’s around Iwatoyama Hostel, Kyoto


  • In Central Kyoto
  • Nishiki Market - 10 min walk
  • Kyoto Tower - 21 min walk
  • Nijō Castle - 23 min walk
  • Kiyomizu Temple - 35 min walk
  • Kyoto Imperial Palace - 35 min walk
  • Sanjusangendo Temple - 31 min walk
  • Gion Corner - 23 min walk

Getting around

  • Osaka (ITM-Itami) - 56 min drive
  • Shijo Station - 6 min walk
  • Karasuma Station - 7 min walk
  • Shijo-omiya Station - 12 min walk
  • Gojo Station - 9 min walk
  • Karasuma Oike Station - 17 min walk
  • Nijojo-mae Station - 20 min walk

At a glance

Key facts


  • 39 rooms


  • Check-in time 3:00 PM-9:00 PM
  • Check-out time is 10:00 AM
The front desk is open daily from 9:00 AM - 9:00 PM.
To make arrangements for check-in please contact the property at least 48 hours before arrival using the information on the booking confirmation. If you are planning to arrive after 9:00 PM please contact the property in advance using the information on the booking confirmation. Guests must contact the property for check-in instructions.

Required at check-in

  • Credit card, debit card, or cash deposit required for incidental charges

  • Government-issued photo ID may be required

  • Minimum check-in age is 18

Travelling with others


  • Children (5 years old and younger) stay free when occupying the parent or guardian's room, using existing bedding


  • Pets not allowed


  • Free WiFi in public areas

  • Free WiFi in rooms



  • No parking

Payment types at the property

  • Cash
* See small print for additional details or extra charges

At the hostel

Food and drink
  • Microwave in a common area
Working away
  • Computer station
  • Front desk (limited hours)
  • Laundry facilities
  • Free newspapers in lobby
  • Multilingual staff
  • Designated smoking areas (fines apply)
Languages Spoken
  • Chinese
  • English
  • Japanese

In the room

Home comforts
  • In-room climate control (air conditioning)
  • Slippers
Sleep well
  • Blackout drapes/curtains
Freshen up
  • Bathtub or shower
  • Free toiletries
Stay connected
  • Free WiFi

Iwatoyama Hostel, Kyoto’s small print

Also known as

  • Iwatoyama Hostel Kyoto
  • Iwatoyama Hostel Hostel/Backpacker accommodation
  • Iwatoyama Hostel Hostel/Backpacker accommodation Kyoto


The Japanese Ministry of Health, Labour, and Welfare requires all international visitors to submit their passport number and nationality when registering at any lodging facility (inns, hotels, motels, etc. ). Additionally, lodging proprietors are required to photocopy passports for all registering guests and keep the photocopy on file.

Guests can rest easy knowing there's a carbon monoxide detector, a fire extinguisher, a smoke detector, a security system, and window guards on site. This property is licensed under an applicable law. Property Registration Number 京都府指令保医セ第257

Mandatory fees

You’ll be asked to pay the following charges at check-in or check-out:

  • A city tax may be collected at the property, effective October 1, 2018. The city tax ranges from JPY 200-1,000 per person, per night based on the nightly room rate. Please note that further exemptions may apply. For more details, please contact the property using the information on the reservation confirmation received after booking.
  • A tax is imposed by the city: JPY 1000 per person, per night

We have included all charges provided to us by this property. However, charges can vary, for example, based on length of stay or the unit you book.

FAQs for Iwatoyama Hostel, Kyoto

  • Are pets allowed at Iwatoyama Hostel?
    Sorry, pets aren't allowed.
  • Is parking offered at Iwatoyama Hostel?
    Sorry, there's no parking at Iwatoyama Hostel.
  • What are the check-in and check-out times at Iwatoyama Hostel?
    You can check in from 3:00 PM to 9:00 PM. Check-out time is 10:00 AM.
  • What is there to do near Iwatoyama Hostel?
    Recommended spots to visit include Nishiki Market (10-min walk) and Kyoto Tower (1.1 mi), along with Nijō Castle (1.2 mi) and Gion Corner (1.2 mi).
  • Are there restaurants at or near Iwatoyama Hostel?
    Yes. Nearby restaurants include BISTRO BAR A VIN (2-min walk), Arima (3-min walk), and Spice Chamber (4-min walk).

Iwatoyama Hostel, Kyoto

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