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Located in Kyoto, this traditional Japanese guest house features free Wi-Fi and a free public computer. Shichijo Onmae bus stop is 3 minutes’ walk away.

A seating area and shared bathroom are provided with each room at Guest house KYOTO COMPASS. Free toiletries are provided and blankets are available upon request. Select rooms have a garden view.

A shared living area and bicycles are available for guests’ use during their stay at this Kyoto Guest house Compass. Access to the shared kitchen is available upon request.

The guest house is 2.8 mi from Imperial Palace and 1.4 mi from Kyoto Station. Nijo Castle and Toji Castle are within a 30 minutes’ bus ride away.

Couples in particular like the location – they rated it 9.5 for a two-person trip.

Guesthouse KYOTO COMPASS has been welcoming guests since Feb 28, 2014

Property Highlights

Top Location: Highly rated by recent guests (9.2)

Want a great night's sleep? This property was highly rated for its very comfy beds.

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Area Info *
Guests loved walking around the neighborhood!
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What's nearby
  • Kyoto Railway Museum
    0.5 miles
  • Aeon Mall Kyoto Gojo
    0.7 miles
  • Kyoto Aquarium
    0.7 miles
  • Mibu Onsen Hana no Yu
    0.8 miles
  • Mibu-dera Temple
    0.9 miles
  • Nishi Hongan-ji Temple
    0.9 miles
  • To-ji Temple
    1 miles
  • Hinode-yu
    1.1 miles
  • Baan Lana
    1.2 miles
Top attractions
  • Kyoto Station
    1.3 miles
  • Kyoto Shigaku Kaikan Conference Hall
    1.5 miles
  • Katsura Imperial Villa
    1.5 miles
  • Nijo Castle
    1.8 miles
  • Kyoto International Manga Museum
    2 miles
  • Sanjusangen-do Temple
    2.1 miles
  • Old Rissei Elementary School
    2.3 miles
  • Gion Shijo Station
    2.3 miles
  • Tofuku-ji Temple
    2.4 miles
  • Imperial Palace
    2.8 miles
Public transit
  • Train Nishioji Station
    0.7 miles
Closest Airports
  • Itami Airport
    22 miles
  • Kobe Airport
    38.1 miles
  • Kansai International Airport
    47.4 miles
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Amenities of Guesthouse KYOTO COMPASS
  • Toilet paper
  • Towels
  • Slippers
  • Shared toilet
  • Free toiletries
  • Shared bathroom
  • Linens
  • Garden
  • Shared kitchen
Room Amenities
  • Socket near the bed
Living Area
  • Sitting area
  • Desk
WiFi is available in all areas and is free of charge.
No parking available.
  • Public transit tickets Additional charge
  • Daily housekeeping
  • Lockers
  • Concierge
  • Baggage storage
  • Fax/Photocopying Additional charge
  • Laundry Additional charge
Front Desk Services
  • Invoice provided
Safety & security
  • Fire extinguishers
  • Smoke alarms
  • Electric blankets
  • Designated smoking area
  • Air conditioning
  • Smoke-free property
  • Heating
  • Non-smoking rooms
Languages Spoken
  • English
  • Japanese
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Sustainability initiatives
This property has taken steps to provide more sustainable and eco-friendly travel

House rules Guesthouse KYOTO COMPASS takes special requests – add in the next step!


3:00 PM - 9:00 PM


Until 11:00 AM


Cancellation and prepayment policies vary according to accommodations type. Please enter the dates of your stay and check what conditions apply to your preferred room.

Children & Beds

Child policies

Children of all ages are welcome.

Children 4 and above are considered adults at this property.

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Crib and extra bed policies

There's no capacity for cribs at this property.

This property doesn't offer extra beds.

No age restriction

There's no age requirement for check-in

Mastercard Visa American Express Guesthouse KYOTO COMPASS accepts these cards and reserves the right to temporarily hold an amount prior to arrival.


Smoking is not allowed.

Quiet hours

Guests need be quiet between 10:00 PM and 8:00 AM.


Pets are not allowed.

The fine print

Please note there is no curfew at this property.

If arriving after 21:00, guests must contact the property in advance.

Please contact the property if you are bringing children between 4 and 6 years old. Child rates apply.
Children under 6 years of age cannot be accommodated in dormitory-style rooms.

1 child under 3 years old can stay for free if using an existing bed only in the Japanese-style room, not in the dormitory rooms.

Towels can be rented at a fee.

In response to the coronavirus (COVID-19), additional safety and sanitation measures are in effect at this property.

An accommodation tax per person, per night is not included in the price and must be paid at the property.

License number: 京都市指令保保生第292号

FAQs about Guesthouse KYOTO COMPASS

  • Guesthouse KYOTO COMPASS is 1.1 miles from the center of Kyoto.

  • The prices at Guesthouse KYOTO COMPASS may vary depending on your stay (e.g. dates, hotel's policy etc.). To see prices, enter your dates.

  • Room options at Guesthouse KYOTO COMPASS include:

    • Triple
    • Bed in Dorm
    • Quad
    • Family

  • Guesthouse KYOTO COMPASS offers the following activities/services (charges may apply):

    • Check-in at Guesthouse KYOTO COMPASS is from 3:00 PM, and check-out is until 11:00 AM.

    • Guests staying at Guesthouse KYOTO COMPASS can enjoy a highly-rated breakfast during their stay (guest review score: 9.8).

      Breakfast option(s) include:

      • Continental