Hostels in Kyoto, Japan

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Imano Kyoto Kiyomizu Hostel
563-11 Bairincho, Higashiyama-ku, Kyoto, Japan
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1.6 km from city centre, Kyoto, Japan 

Imano Kyoto Kiyomizu Hostel is located in Kyoto and offers free Wi-Fi. It is situated a brief stroll from Hoko-ji Temple and Toyokuni Shrine.

Piece Hostel Sanjo
9.3 Excellent
Nakagyou-ku Tominokoji Sanjo-Kudaru, Asakura-Cho 531, Kyoto, Japan
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0.2 km from city centre, Kyoto, Japan 
ExcellentBased on 1,345 reviews
9.3

Located in Central Kyoto, this hostel provides good value accommodation. It also offers meeting rooms, a shared kitchen and free Wi-Fi.

Grids Kyoto Shijo Kawaramachi Hotel & Hostel
9.6 Excellent
599 Nishidaimonji-Cho, Nakagyo-ku, Kyoto, Japan
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0.3 km from city centre, Kyoto, Japan 
ExcellentBased on 2 reviews
9.6

This hostel is located in Central Kyoto, only a five-minute walk to Nishiki Market. Guests can also make use of complimentary Wi-Fi.

Piece Hostel Kyoto
21-1 Higashikujo Higashisanno-Cho, Kyoto, Japan
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2.6 km from city centre, Kyoto, Japan 

Piece Hostel Kyoto provides a comfortable setting when in Kyoto. It is conveniently positioned for guests wishing to visit local attractions.

Guest House Ga-Jyun
9.3 Excellent
165 Ebisu-Cho, Higashiyama-ku, Kyoto, Japan
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1.6 km from city centre, Kyoto, Japan 
ExcellentBased on 224 reviews
9.3

Less than a 20-minute stroll from Sanjo Keihan Subway Station, Guest House Ga-Jyun provides guests with an ideal base while in Kyoto. It offers garden views and complimentary Wi-Fi.

Sakura Terrace The Atelier
8.6 Excellent
1-1, Higashikujo, Kitakarasuma-Cho, Kyoto, Japan
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3.0 km from city centre, Kyoto, Japan 
ExcellentBased on 338 reviews
8.6

This Kyoto hotel is located within a 10-minute stroll of Kyoto Train Station. It also offers complimentary Wi-Fi.

Seibido Inn - Hostel
204, Nishikodocho, Nakagyo-ku, Kyoto, Japan
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0.9 km from city centre, Kyoto, Japan 

Situated in Central Kyoto, Seibido Inn is a short walk to several local tourist attractions, including Honno-ji. Those staying at the property can also make use of complimentary wireless internet.

The Lower East Nine Hostel
10.0 Excellent
32 Higashikujo Minamikarasuma-cho, Kyoto, Japan
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3.1 km from city centre, Kyoto, Japan 
ExcellentBased on 1 review
10.0

The Lower East Nine Hostel is located in Kyoto and provides free Wi-Fi. It is conveniently positioned for guests wanting to sightsee in the area.

Khaosan Kyoto Guesthouse
8.3 Excellent
568 Nakanocho Bukkoji-Agaru, Kyoto, Japan
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0.6 km from city centre, Kyoto, Japan 
ExcellentBased on 556 reviews
8.3

Situated in the popular hub of Central Kyoto, Khaosan Kyoto Guesthouse is within walking distance of several tourist attractions in the local area. It also offers free Wi-Fi, luggage storage and a rooftop terrace.

Hostel Mundo
7.5 Good
596 Tenbin-Cho Shimodatiuri Agaru, Kyoto, Japan
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2.2 km from city centre, Kyoto, Japan 
GoodBased on 75 reviews
7.5

Hostel Mundo is located in Kyoto and provides guests with free Wi-Fi. It is conveniently positioned for those wanting to discover the area's attractions.

Tips for booking hostels in Kyoto

Cheapest month:November
Most expensive month:March
Average price in Kyoto:₱107,139/night
Cheapest price found:₱556/night
Cheapest day:Monday
Most expensive day:Wednesday
₱1,046 - ₱3,713
Average price per night / 3-star hotel. Prices are not fixed and may vary with time.
₱713 - ₱1,997
Average price per night / 3-star hotel. Prices are not fixed and may vary with time.

Top Rated Kyoto hostels

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Hostel Niniroom
8.8 Excellent
30-3 Higashimarutacho, Kyoto, Japan
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1.4 km from city centre, Kyoto, Japan 

Hostel Niniroom is set in Kyoto and is close to local sightseeing spots, such as the Heian Shrine. It also offers a designated smoking area, free Wi-Fi and luggage storage.

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Kaede Guesthouse
465-2 Senshouji-Cho, Simogyou-ku, Kyoto, Japan
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0.9 km from city centre, Kyoto, Japan 

Situated in the popular hub of Central Kyoto, Kaede Guesthouse is within walking distance of several tourist attractions in the area. It offers complimentary Wi-Fi, a 24-hour reception and bicycle rental.

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Rak Kiyomizu
8.3 Excellent
110-1, Rokurocho, Higashiyama-ku, Kyoto, Japan
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1.4 km from city centre, Kyoto, Japan 

Rak Kiyomizu is located in Kyoto and offers free Wi-Fi. It is ideally positioned for guests wanting to discover the area's attractions.

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K's House Kyoto - Hostel
8.9 Excellent
418 Naya Cho, Kyoto, Japan
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1.9 km from city centre, Kyoto, Japan 

Situated in Central Kyoto, the hostel is a short stroll to several local attractions, including Sanjusangen-do and Kyoto Tower. It also provides bicycle rental, free Wi-Fi and a rooftop terrace.

5
Hostel Mundo Chiquito
485 Hashimotocho, Nakagyo Ward, Kyoto, Japan
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1.5 km from city centre, Kyoto, Japan 

Located in Central Kyoto, Hostel Mundo Chiquito is a short walk to several local attractions, including Nijo Castle. It also offers free Wi-Fi.

Cheapest hostels in Kyoto, Japan

Guest House Oumi - Hostel
9.6 Excellent
Nakagyo-ku Nishinokyo Nagamotocho 19-11, Kyoto, Japan
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2.5 km from city centre, Kyoto, Japan 

Offering 4-star accommodation, Guest House Oumi is conveniently situated in Central Kyoto. It also offers free Wi-Fi.

₱834
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Shizuya Kyoto - Hostel
8.6 Excellent
460 Timber-Cho, Higashi-in, Kawahara-Cho, Kyoto, Japan
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2.0 km from city centre, Kyoto, Japan 

Situated in the popular hub of Central Kyoto, Shizuya KYOTO is within walking distance of several tourist attractions in the local area. It offers free Wi-Fi, luggage storage and a swimming pool.

₱834
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R Star Hostel Kyoto Japan
8.5 Excellent
256-2, Motoryogaecho, Shimogyo-ku, Kyoto, Japan
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1.3 km from city centre, Kyoto, Japan 

Situated in the popular hub of Central Kyoto, R Star Hostel Kyoto is within walking distance of several attractions in the local area. Those staying at the property can also enjoy free Wi-Fi.

₱946
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Len Kyoto Kawaramachi
8.9 Excellent
709-3, Uematsu-Cho, Shimogyo-ku, Kyoto, Japan
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1.0 km from city centre, Kyoto, Japan 

Situated in Central Kyoto, Len Kyoto Kawaramachi is a short walk to several local tourist attractions, including Kennin-ji. Guests can also enjoy complimentary internet access in all areas.

₱1,057
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Gojo Guest House - Hostel
9.1 Excellent
3-396-2 Gojobashi Higashi, Kyoto, Japan
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1.4 km from city centre, Kyoto, Japan 

Situated a short stroll from Kawaramachi Railway Station, Gojo Guest House offers guests a convenient base while in Kyoto. Guests can also enjoy complimentary internet access throughout the property.

₱1,057
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Bird Hostel
10.0 Excellent
190 Joshinyoko-Cho Nakgayo-ku, Kyoto, Japan
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1.3 km from city centre, Kyoto, Japan 

Located in Central Kyoto, Bird Hostel is a short walk to several local tourist attractions, including the Kyoto International Manga Museum. It also offers free wireless internet.

₱1,057
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Kyoto Hana Hostel
8.5 Excellent
229, Akezu-Dori St., Kogawa-Cho, Kyoto, Japan
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2.0 km from city centre, Kyoto, Japan 

Kyoto Hana Hostel provides a comfortable setting when in Kyoto. It is close to the area's tourist hot spots and is within a 10-minute walk of Kyoto Train Station.

₱1,168
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Shiki Shiki Higashiyama
8.1 Excellent
449-2, Hachikencho, Higashiyama-ku, Kyoto, Japan
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1.2 km from city centre, Kyoto, Japan 

Shiki Shiki Higashiyama is located in Kyoto and offers free Wi-Fi. It is ideally positioned for guests wishing to discover the area's attractions.

₱1,224
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Hostel prices in Kyoto

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Kyoto travel FAQs

  • What is the cost of a hostel in Kyoto?

    ₱1,927 per night is how much hostels in Kyoto cost, on average. ₱584 per night was the lowest price recently found by HotelsCombined users - but anything for ₱1,753 per night or less is a good deal. Kyoto hostel prices fluctuate throughout the year, with July being the most expensive month to book, and in July being the cheapest.

  • What’s the best hostel in Kyoto?

    Based on our data, Piece Hostel Sanjo is the best Kyoto hostel, with a rating of 9.3/10 from 1,345 reviews.

  • Should I stay in a Kyoto hostel?

    Hostels in Kyoto tend to have a more active social scene than hotels, so they’re perfect for outgoing travelers looking to meet other people. Kyoto hostels are, on average, cheaper than other stays in the city due to their dorm-style sleeping quarters. However, this means you can spend your money elsewhere such as on local tours and events.