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Attractively set in Kyoto, THE GENERAL KYOTO Shijou Shinmachi has an American breakfast and free WiFi throughout the property. This 4-star hotel offers room service and a 24-hour front desk. The property provides a concierge service, and luggage storage for guests. The private bathroom is equipped with a shower, free toiletries and a hairdryer. The rooms will provide guests with air conditioning, a safety deposit box and a flat-screen TV. Popular points of interest near the hotel include Kyoto Shigaku Kaikan Conference Hall, Kyoto International Manga Museum and Gion Shijo Station. The nearest airport is Itami Airport, 28 miles from THE GENERAL KYOTO Shijou Shinmachi.

Couples in particular like the location – they rated it 9.4 for a two-person trip.

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Property highlights

Located in the heart of Kyoto, this hotel has an excellent location score of 9.2

Breakfast Info


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Room Type
Number of guests
2 twin beds
2 twin beds
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Property practices

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Guest reviews


Value for money
Free WiFi
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  • Dave
    Canada Canada
    Staff were great and spoke good English. They have a happy hour where they have free beer, wine and whiskey. They also had an excellent breakfast.
  • Coelho
    United States of America United States of America
    Very clean and new branding. Easy to check in/out. It was a great experience
  • Natasha
    Canada Canada
    We loved our stay here. The front desk was always very warm and friendly. The lounge in the second floor which is included is great. At this price point, can’t be beat. This hotel compares to hotels in the $500-$700CAD range and is a fraction of...

Hotel area info

Amenities of THE GENERAL KYOTO Shijou Shinmachi
Great facilities! Review score, 9.5

Most popular amenities
  • Non-smoking rooms
  • Free WiFi
  • 24-hour front desk
  • Room service
  • Heating
  • Toilet paper
  • Towels
  • Slippers
  • Private Bathroom
  • Toilet
  • Free toiletries
  • Hairdryer
  • Shower
  • Electric kettle
  • Refrigerator
Media & Technology
  • Flat-screen TV
  • Satellite channels
  • Telephone
  • TV
WiFi is available in all areas and is free of charge.
No parking available.
  • Private check-in/out
  • Concierge
  • Baggage storage
  • Executive lounge access
  • Wake-up service
  • Fax/Photocopying
    Additional charge
  • 24-hour front desk
  • Room service
Front Desk Services
  • Invoice provided
Safety & security
  • Fire extinguishers
  • CCTV outside property
  • CCTV in common areas
  • Smoke alarms
  • Security alarm
  • Key card access
  • Key access
  • 24-hour security
  • Safe
  • Air conditioning
  • Smoke-free property
  • Heating
  • Elevator
  • Non-smoking rooms
  • Entire unit wheelchair accessible
  • Upper floors accessible by elevator
Languages Spoken
  • English
  • Japanese
  • Chinese

House rules

THE GENERAL KYOTO Shijou Shinmachi takes special requests – add in the next step!


From 3:00 PM to 12:00 AM


From 6:00 AM to 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.

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Crib and extra bed policies

0 - 1 years
Crib upon request
¥1,100 per child, per night

Prices for cribs aren't included in the total price. They'll have to be paid for separately during your stay.

The number of cribs allowed depends on the option you choose. Check your selected option for more info.

There are no extra beds available at this property.

All cribs are subject to availability.

No age restriction

There's no age requirement for check-in


Pets are not allowed.


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

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FAQs about THE GENERAL KYOTO Shijou Shinmachi

  • THE GENERAL KYOTO Shijou Shinmachi offers the following activities/services (charges may apply):

    • THE GENERAL KYOTO Shijou Shinmachi is 2,950 feet from the center of Kyoto. All distances are measured in straight lines. Actual travel distances may vary.

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

    • Guests staying at THE GENERAL KYOTO Shijou Shinmachi can enjoy a highly-rated breakfast during their stay (guest review score: 7.3).

      Breakfast option(s) include:

      • American

    • Room options at THE GENERAL KYOTO Shijou Shinmachi include:

      • Twin
      • Family

    • Check-in at THE GENERAL KYOTO Shijou Shinmachi is from 3:00 PM, and check-out is until 11:00 AM.