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Small World Guest House - Hostel, Kyoto

1-star1 star
25-10 Murasakino Shimotoridacho Kita-ku, Kyoto, Kyoto, 603-8175, Japan, 800-493-6808

Convenient to Kinkaku-ji
  • Free WiFi
  • Collect nightsYou can collect™ Rewards nights here
  • The staff are nice it is just the building is a little old and run down, which is…Apr. 8, 2019
  • Traditional style building, very homely feel. But some spots are very creakyAug. 17, 2018

Small World Guest House - Hostel, Kyoto

More Info: 866-266-9798

  • Small Double Room
  • Standard Twin Room
  • Shared Dormitory, Men only
  • Shared Dormitory, Women only

What’s around Small World Guest House - Hostel, Kyoto


  • In Kita Ward
  • Kyoto Imperial Palace - 39 min walk
  • Kyoto University - 43 min walk
  • Nijō Castle - 44 min walk
  • Kinkaku-ji - 30 min walk
  • Doshisha University - 32 min walk
  • Kyoto Institute of Technology - 41 min walk
  • Daitokuji Temple - 9 min walk

Getting around

  • Osaka (KIX-Kansai Intl.) - 99 min drive
  • Osaka (ITM-Itami) - 63 min drive
  • Kobe (UKB) - 90 min drive
  • Demachiyanagi Station - 5 min drive
  • Chayama Station - 5 min drive
  • Shugakuin Station - 5 min drive
  • Kitaoji Station - 9 min walk
  • Kuramaguchi Station - 17 min walk
  • Kitayama Station - 24 min walk

At a glance

Key facts


  • 6 rooms


  • Check-in time 3 PM-10 PM
  • Check-out time is 10 AM
The front desk is open daily from 7 AM - 11 PM.
If you are planning to arrive after 10 PM please contact the property in advance using the information on the booking confirmation.

Required at check-in

  • Cash deposit required for incidental charges

  • Government-issued photo ID required

  • Minimum check-in age is 18

Travelling with others


  • Children (5 years old and younger) not allowed

  • No cribs (infant beds)


  • Pets not allowed


  • Free WiFi in public areas

  • Free WiFi in rooms



  • No parking

Payment types at the property

  • Cash

Other information

  • Smoke-free property
* See small print for additional details or extra charges

At the hostel

Food and drink
  • Microwave in a common area
  • Refrigerator in a common area
Things to do
  • Bicycle rentals on site
  • Front desk (limited hours)
  • Laundry facilities
  • Luggage storage
  • Elevator

In the room

Freshen up
  • Shared bathroom
Stay connected
  • Free WiFi
  • Daily housekeeping

Small World Guest House - Hostel, Kyoto’s small print

Also known as

  • Small World Guest House Hostel Kyoto
  • Small World Guest House Hostel
  • Small World Guest House Kyoto
  • Small World Guest House
  • Small World Hostel Kyoto
  • Small World Guest House - Hostel Kyoto
  • Small World Guest House - Hostel Hostel/Backpacker accommodation


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.

This property only accepts cash for all bookings and onsite payments.

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.

Small World Guest House - Hostel, Kyoto

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