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Queen Room

Bed Count 1 Queen Bed Maximum Occupancy 3 Max

Comfort Queen Room

Bed Count 1 Queen Bed Maximum Occupancy 3 Max

Superior Twin Room

Bed Count 2 Twin Beds Maximum Occupancy 5 Max

Hollywood Twin Room

Bed Count 2 Twin Beds Maximum Occupancy 3 Max

Deluxe Twin Room with Private Garden

Bed Count 2 Twin Beds Maximum Occupancy 3 Max

Twin Room

Bed Count 2 Twin Beds Maximum Occupancy 3 Max

Hotel Amenities

Renovations + Closures

The following facilities or services will be unavailable from October 25 2021 to June 1 2022 (dates subject to change):

  • Dining venue(s)

Property Features

Hotel Ethnography Gion Shinmonzen features tour/ticket assistance, multilingual staff, and coffee/tea in a common area. Public areas are equipped with complimentary wireless Internet access. This family-friendly hotel also offers concierge services, a front desk safe, and an elevator.

Hotel Ethnography Gion Shinmonzen is a smoke-free property.

  • Safe-deposit box at front desk
  • Luggage storage
  • Proposal/romance packages available
  • Coffee/tea in common areas
  • Wheelchair accessible – no
  • Elevator
  • Breakfast available (surcharge)
  • Concierge services
  • Front desk (limited hours)
  • Tours/ticket assistance
  • Year Built - 2017
  • Total number of rooms - 18
  • Number of floors - 5
  • Free WiFi
  • Number of buildings/towers - 1
  • Smoke-free property
  • Multilingual staff

Family Friendly Amenities

  • Family property
  • Free WiFi
  • In-room childcare (surcharge)
  • Refrigerator

Room Amenities

Hotel Ethnography Gion Shinmonzen offers 18 accommodations with safes and complimentary bottled water. Flat-screen televisions are featured in guestrooms. Bathrooms include slippers, complimentary toiletries, and hair dryers. This Kyoto hotel provides complimentary wireless Internet access. Business-friendly amenities include desks and phones. Housekeeping is offered daily and irons/ironing boards can be requested.

  • Television
  • Wheelchair accessible
  • Refrigerator
  • Daily housekeeping
  • Phone
  • Free toiletries
  • Hair dryer
  • In-room safe
  • Desk
  • In-room climate control (air conditioning)
  • Iron/ironing board (on request)
  • Free bottled water
  • In-room childcare (surcharge)
  • Slippers
  • Flat-panel TV
  • Free WiFi
  • Cribs/infant beds (surcharge)
  • In-room climate control (heating)
  • Electric kettle
  • Highchair
  • Champagne service
  • Children's books
  • Raised toilet seat
  • Bed sheets not available

Internet

Available in all rooms: Free WiFi

Available in some public areas: Free WiFi

Food & Drink

Buffet breakfasts are available for a surcharge and are served each morning between 7:00 AM and 10:00 AM.

Accessibility

If you have requests for specific accessibility needs, please contact the property using the information on the reservation confirmation received after booking.

Hotel Policies

Payment types

Fees

You'll be asked to pay the following charges at the property:

  • 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.

We have included all charges provided to us by the property.

Optional extras

The following fees and deposits are charged by the property at time of service, check-in, or check-out.

  • Fee for buffet breakfast: JPY 1200 per person (approximately)
  • Crib (infant bed) fee: JPY 2000 per night

The above list may not be comprehensive. Fees and deposits may not include tax and are subject to change.

Check-in

Check-in time starts at 2 PM

Check-in time ends at 8 PM

Minimum check-in age is: 18

Check-out

Check-out time is 11 AM

You need to know

Extra-person charges may apply and vary depending on property policy

Government-issued photo identification and a credit card, debit card, or cash deposit may be required at check-in for incidental charges

Special requests are subject to availability upon check-in and may incur additional charges; special requests cannot be guaranteed

No onsite parking is available

This property accepts credit cards and cash

Safety features at this property include a carbon monoxide detector, a fire extinguisher, a smoke detector, a security system, a first aid kit, and window guards

Charges for extra guests may apply and vary according to property policy.

A cash deposit, credit card, or debit card for incidental charges and government-issued photo identification may be required upon check-in.

Special requests are subject to availability at the time of check-in. Special requests can't be guaranteed and may incur additional charges.

No onsite parking is available. This property accepts Visa, Mastercard, American Express, Diners Club, JCB International, and cash. For guests' safety, the property includes a carbon monoxide detector, a fire extinguisher, a smoke detector, a security system, a first aid kit, and window guards in each accommodation. This property advises that enhanced cleaning and guest safety measures are currently in place. Disinfectant is used to clean the property; commonly-touched surfaces are cleaned with disinfectant between stays; bed sheets and towels are laundered at a temperature of at least 60°C/140°F. Social distancing measures are in place; staff at the property wear personal protective equipment; a shield is in place between staff and guests in main contact areas; temperature checks are available to guests; guests are provided with hand sanitizer; cashless payment methods are available for all transactions; masks are required in public areas.

One child stays free

Guest accommodation is not sealed after cleaning

Electrostatic spray is not used for disinfection

Cashless transactions are available

Masks are compulsory at the property

Staff temperature checks are not conducted regularly

Temperature checks are available to guests

Bed sheets and towels are washed at a temperature of at least 60°C/140°F

Contactless food service / room service is not available

Commonly-touched surfaces are cleaned with disinfectant

Reservation is not required for facilities onsite

Property confirms they are implementing guest safety measures

Property is cleaned with disinfectant

Contactless check-out is not available

Staff wears personal protective equipment

Security system

Mobile key entry is not available

Debit cards not accepted

Protective clothing is not available to guests

Food service not has not been amended for enhanced safety

Shield between guests and staff in main contact areas

Guests are provided with free hand sanitizer

Property does not follow sanitization practices of any association

Staffed front desk

Social distancing measures are in place

Contactless check-in is not available

LGBTQ friendly

Property confirms they are implementing enhanced cleaning measures

Individually-wrapped food options are not available

No gap period between guest stays

Children and extra beds

  • Children are welcome.
  • Kids stay free! One child 6 years old or younger stays free when using existing bedding.
  • Cribs (infant beds) are available for JPY 2000 per night.

Pet Policy

  • Pets not allowed

We should mention

One child 6 years old or younger stays free when occupying the parent or guardian's room, using existing bedding.

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 advises that enhanced cleaning and guest safety measures are currently in place.

Disinfectant is used to clean the property; commonly-touched surfaces are cleaned with disinfectant between stays; bed sheets and towels are laundered at a temperature of at least 60°C/140°F.

Social distancing measures are in place; staff at the property wear personal protective equipment; a shield is in place between staff and guests in main contact areas; temperature checks are available to guests; guests are provided with hand sanitizer; cashless payment methods are available for all transactions; masks are required in public areas.

This property welcomes guests of all sexual orientations and gender identities (LGBTQ friendly).

Hotel Names

  • Hotel Ethnography Shinmonzen
  • Ethnography Gion Shinmonzen
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  • Hotel Ethnography Gion Shinmonzen Kyoto
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