Court Hotel Shijo

698 Myodenji-cho, Shimogyo-ku, Kyoto, Kyoto, Kinki, 600-8472, Japan | 3 star hotel
Searching for availability...
*Prices above are provided by partners for one room, double occupancy and do not include all taxes and fees. Please see our partners for full details.

Travel Blogs from Kyoto

Clever Kyoto

A travel blog entry by jhiscocks


So I woke up in pain, my back really hurt which made me not look forward to lugging the pack. I was happy to be ditching the books. Breakfast was the same as yesterday, except for the part where I confused everyone by putting the rice crackers I'd bought a few days ago in the toaster oven (try this some time, it makes them much better). They were …

To Kyoto and not beyond

A travel blog entry by johnnym


... to me), Japan is all the things Britain nearly consistently is but overall fails at-respect for others, from keeping mobile phones silent, to service staff backing out of a room, people having polite-offs moving out of each others' way and so on. In Britain after a while I get militant, fed up of moving out of so many people's way when it is obvious few others are going to, here it's just the right thing to do, without arrogant arseholes ...

Cultural Observations

A travel blog entry by jaakko.saaristo

... utmost suspicion and answer him with whatever comment to escape from the awkward situation. Also, if a Japanese person would feel an overwhelming curiosity to interact with somebody, he would plan for some justifiable reason in order to get to try if they could manage to provoke a positive social response, very similarly to Finns who would only go meet their neighbors if they'd have some reason or excuse to do it. But opposite to Finns, the Japanese generally feel fearful ...

Tourist's favourite

A travel blog entry by nikitravel

... visit is Marugame. There was a queue out the door at Marugame but it was moving fast so we were very interested to find out what this is. We can watch the staff prepare the udon in the big machinery in front of us, we pick the type of udon we want (ie: cold udon, light broth, thick broth) and the size (regular or large). With the udon on your tray, you then choose what tempura (and how many) and sushi you want, then you pay at the counter. ...


A travel blog entry by dawn.meiklejohn


... shut down. The power in the country is on two grids, east and west. The west has the greatest number of reactors and are expecting a warmer than normal summer with rolling black outs if the reactors are not turned on. In the next couple of days it is expected that two of the reactors will resume operation. The survey said that 49% of the population approves of returning to nuclear power. 3. 24% of the population of Japan is now over the age of ...

How has this hotel rated in the past?

  What's this?
Discover trends in hotel experiences based on real traveler reviews and ratings. Mouse over circles to see what some travelers had to say.


This 3 star hotel, located in the Kawaramachi/Karasuma/Shijo Omiya area of Kyoto, is near Nishiki Market, Pontocho, Takashimaya, and Nishijin Textile Center.
Map this hotel

    TravelPod Member ReviewsCourt Hotel Shijo Kyoto

    Reviewed by jhiscocks

    Court Hotel - great location and good price

    Reviewed Jun 17, 2010
    by (23 reviews) Toronto , Canada Flag of Canada

    Large bed, ensuite. Tv, fridge, hot water, desk. Close to a neighbourhood sento, and great location for the Nishiki market.

    This review is the subjective opinion of a TravelPod member and not of

    TripAdvisor Reviews Court Hotel Shijo Kyoto

    3.50 of 5 stars Very Good