Hotel Ethnography - Gion Shinmonzen

Hotel Ethnography - Gion Shinmonzen

Nishino-Cho 219-2, Higashiyama-ku, Gion, Kyoto 605-0088, Japan
+81 757 087 858

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Hotel Ethnography - Gion Shinmonzen
Thu 26/5
Fri 27/5
ProviderNightly total$119$138

About Hotel Ethnography - Gion Shinmonzen

  • Hotel Room
    You’ll have a private room with all the hotel’s amenities
  • Clean and Tidy
    This stay has listed several different cleanliness practices.
  • Freebies
    This stay includes Wi-Fi for free

Located just a short stroll from Kawaramachi Railway Station, Hotel Ethnography - Gion Shinmonzen offers guests a convenient base while in Kyoto. It is situated a brief walk from Gion, the Yasaka Shrine and Kennin-ji.

There are a range of facilities on offer to those staying at the hotel, such as free Wi-Fi, a concierge and luggage storage. It also offers a designated smoking area, a tour desk and a garden.

There are 17 rooms at Hotel Ethnography - Gion Shinmonzen, each offering all the essentials to ensure a comfortable stay. After settling in to their room, guests can explore the local area with use of Gion-Shijo Train Station, which is a brief stroll from the hotel.

Hotel Ethnography - Gion Shinmonzen is located in the popular tourist hub of Higashiyama Ward. Guests can also visit Nishiki Market and Chion-in.

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Rooms available at Hotel Ethnography - Gion Shinmonzen

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Amenities at Hotel Ethnography - Gion Shinmonzen

  • Free Wi-Fi
  • Flat-screen TV
  • TV
  • Free toiletries
  • Internet
  • Hairdryer
  • Babysitting or child care
  • Safe
  • Disabled access
  • Concierge service

Health and safety

  • Daily housekeeping
  • Physical distancing in dining areas
  • Physical distancing rules
  • First-aid kit
  • Property is cleaned by professional cleaning companies
  • Process in place to check health of guests
  • CCTV in common areas
  • CCTV outside property
  • Hand sanitiser in guest accommodation and key areas
  • Screens or physical barriers placed between staff and guests in appropriate areas
  • Mosquito net
  • Use of cleaning chemicals that are effective against coronavirus
  • Guest accommodation is disinfected between stays
  • Thermometers for guests provided by property
  • Safe
  • Cleaning products
  • Guests can opt out of accommodation cleaning
  • Staff follow all safety protocols as directed by local authorities
  • Disinfection of high-touch surfaces


  • Free Wi-Fi
  • Internet
  • Linens
  • Towels
  • Fire extinguisher
  • Shampoo
  • Free toiletries
  • Smoke alarms
  • Heating
  • Adapter
  • Body soap
  • Air-conditioned
  • Pyjamas
  • Dustbins
  • Conditioner

Accessibility and suitability

  • Entire unit located on ground floor
  • Disabled access
  • Lift
  • Multi-lingual staff
  • Shower chair
  • Accessible by lift
  • No smoking
  • Lowered sink
  • Upper floors accessible by lift
  • Designated smoking area


  • Shower
  • Shower cap
  • Bathtub
  • Bidet
  • Hairdryer
  • Toilet
  • Toilet paper
  • Toothbrush
  • Private bathroom
  • Walk-in shower


  • Quiet street view
  • Seating area
  • Garden view
  • Hardwood or parquet floors
  • Slippers
  • Telephone
  • Mountain view
  • City view
  • Storage available


  • Feather pillow
  • Fold-up bed
  • Socket near the bed
  • Alarm clock
  • Wardrobe or closet

Services and conveniences

  • Ticket service
  • Safety deposit box
  • Concierge service
  • Key card access
  • Bottle of water


  • Electric kettle
  • Special diet menus (on request)
  • Kettle

Media and entertainment

  • Flat-screen TV
  • TV


  • Fax/photocopying
  • Desk

Family friendly

  • Babysitting or child care
  • Kid-friendly buffet

Things to do

  • Board games/puzzles

Reviews of Hotel Ethnography - Gion Shinmonzen

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9.7 Excellent
Pros:Fantastic hotel, a fusion between modern Japanese and Danish design. All the staff were extremely helpful and friendly, English spoken to a very high level.


Nishino-Cho 219-2, Higashiyama-ku, Gion, Kyoto 605-0088

What's nearby

  • Gion350 m
  • Nishiki Market0.7 km
  • Kyoto Municipal Zoo1.4 km
  • Kyoto International Manga Museum1.4 km
  • Kiyomizu-dera1.7 km
  • Kyoto National Museum1.8 km
  • Sanjusangendo Temple2.1 km
  • Kyoto Imperial Palace2.3 km
  • Nijo Castle2.4 km
  • Philosopher's Walk2.7 km
  • Ginkaku-ji3.2 km
  • Nintendo World Headquarters4.4 km



Check in anytime after 14:00, check out anytime before 11:00


Cancellation/pre-payment policies vary by room type and provider.

FAQs when booking at Hotel Ethnography - Gion Shinmonzen

  • Hotel Ethnography - Gion Shinmonzen is located at Nishino-Cho 219-2, Higashiyama-ku, Gion in Higashiyama, 0.6 km from the centre of Kyoto. Gion is the closest landmark to Hotel Ethnography - Gion Shinmonzen.

  • Check-in time is 14:00 and check-out time is 11:00 at Hotel Ethnography - Gion Shinmonzen.

  • Yes, Hotel Ethnography - Gion Shinmonzen offers free Wi-Fi.

  • Hotel Ethnography - Gion Shinmonzen is 39.2 km from Osaka Itami.

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0.6 km

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