Opened in April 2013 with brand new facilities, Piece Hostel Kyoto is conveniently located just a 5-minute walk from JR Kyoto Station. It features a spacious and comfortable lounge, a tatami (woven-straw) terrace and a wall-size map with latest event information around Kyoto. Free WiFi is provided throughout the property, while portable WiFi devices are available for guests to use during their stay for an additional fee. The hostel is about a 10-minute subway ride away from Nijo-jo Castle, and a 10-minute drive from popular Kiyomizu-dera Temple. Fushimi Inari with hundreds of red gates can be reached within a 10-minute train ride. Kyoto Piece Hostel provides a fully-equipped kitchen, a library with international books and guidebooks, and internet PCs for free. Laundry machines and clothes dryers can be used at an extra charge. Bicycles can be rented for a day to explore the city. Private rooms are fitted with a flat-screen TV and a washbasin. A semi-double size bunk (47 in wide) in the dormitory rooms comes with a luggage space and a security locker. Drinks and snacks can be ordered at the on-site bar counter.

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

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Property highlights

Located in the real heart of Kyoto, this property has an excellent location score of 9.4!

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


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Property practices

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Guest reviews


Value for money
Free Wifi
High score for Kyoto
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See what guests loved the most:

  • Dominic
    United States of America United States of America
    The property was conveniently located near Kyoto station. The neighborhood in which the hostel is located is quiet and is just outside of the crowds.
  • Ravindra
    Indonesia Indonesia
    Very nice place near Kyoto station. The room was comfortable and clean. The bathrooms were also clean and spacious. Staff was kind and helpful. Great value for budget - would definitely recommend anyone with a budget or backpackers.
  • Galuh
    Japan Japan
    Everything is great! The private room, the dining room, location, facilities and the staffs were very helpful. They also had some events for the guests so it’s great if you like want to meet other people.

Area info

Amenities of Piece Hostel Kyoto
Great facilities! Review score, 9.4

Most popular amenities
  • Non-smoking rooms
  • Free Wifi
  • Family rooms
  • Facilities for disabled guests
  • Laundry
  • Garden
  • Heating
  • Terrace
  • Linens
  • Outdoor furniture
  • Sun deck
  • Terrace
  • Garden
  • Shared kitchen
Room Amenities
  • Clothes rack
Wifi is available in all areas and is free of charge.
No parking available.
  • Public transit tickets
    Additional charge
  • Shared lounge/TV area
  • Lockers
  • Baggage storage
  • Laundry
    Additional charge
Front Desk Services
  • Invoice provided
Entertainment & Family Services
  • Board games/Puzzles
Safety & security
  • Fire extinguishers
  • CCTV outside property
  • CCTV in common areas
  • Smoke alarms
  • Security alarm
  • Key card access
  • Designated smoking area
  • Air conditioning
  • Smoke-free property
  • Heating
  • Carpeted
  • Elevator
  • Fan
  • Family rooms
  • Ironing facilities
  • Facilities for disabled guests
  • Non-smoking rooms
  • Toilet with grab rails
  • Wheelchair accessible
  • Upper floors accessible by elevator
Languages Spoken
  • English
  • Japanese
  • Chinese

House rules
Piece Hostel Kyoto takes special requests – add in the next step!

From 4:00 PM to 11:00 PM
From 12:00 AM to 11:00 AM
Cancellation/ prepayment
Cancelation and prepayment policies vary according to accommodation type. Enter your stay dates and check the conditions of your selected option.
Children & Beds

Child policies

Children not allowed.

Crib and extra bed policies

Cribs and extra beds aren't available at this property.

Age restriction
The minimum age for check-in is 18
Pets are not allowed.
When booking more than 5 rooms, different policies and additional fees may apply.
Accepted payment methods
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The fine print
Must-know information for guests at this property

Guests arriving after 24:00 must inform the property in advance via email. Contact details can be found on the booking confirmation.

Directions from Kyoto Station to the property may be confusing. Please remember to print out a map to the property.

Reservations with invalid credit cards may be canceled by the property, if the guests fail to provide another valid credit card information within 24 hours after notification.

Please contact the hostel about the cancelation policy if you are booking for a group of 10 people or more. The property may not be able to accommodate a booking by the same person for more than 20 people.

Please note that the maximum occupancy of the double and twin rooms includes all children and cannot be exceeded under any circumstances. For extra guests exceeding the room occupancy, guests will be asked to separate rooms and additional charges will apply. Guests may not be accommodated if there is no availability.

When booking 5 rooms or more, different policies and additional supplements may apply.

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

FAQs about Piece Hostel Kyoto

  • Check-in at Piece Hostel Kyoto is from 4:00 PM, and check-out is until 11:00 AM.

  • Piece Hostel Kyoto offers the following activities/services (charges may apply):

    • Piece Hostel Kyoto is 1.3 miles from the center of Kyoto. All distances are measured in straight lines. Actual travel distances may vary.

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