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[URB-B] Apartment for 2 Guests 11 Mins to JR Kyoto

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2 guestsStudio2 beds1 bath
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* A super-convenient and cosy 25m2 studio apartment only 11 minutes' walk away from JR Kyoto station!

* 1 bedroom with 2 single beds, bathroom and toilet so up to 2 guests can stay.

* Perfect for working away from the office and for convenience of travel around Kyoto and Kansai!

* The bathroom are equipped with basic amenities, such as towels, toothbrushes, shampoo and body soap.

* All rooms are rented privately so no sharing is necessary.

The space
* Please note we will contact you with your exact room number one week before your stay.

* We are fully licensed to operate this Airbnb listing. Please see our license number listed below.

* IMPORTANT NOTICE ABOUT ACCOMMODATION TAX:

As of October 2019, we are required by Kyoto city law to collect JPY 200 per guest per night as Kyoto Accommodation Tax. We are required to register all guests as having paid this fee to satisfy the requirements of keeping our Airbnb license. 

Therefore we kindly need to ask all guests to pay JPY 200 PER GUEST FOR EACH NIGHT THEY STAY when they arrive at our building.  

We apologise for having to ask guests to pay this fee however we are required to do so by Kyoto law.
 
We apologise for any inconvenience caused and appreciate your kind understanding. 

* Please note that there is no kitchen in the rooms - only a microwave oven.

- Nearest Station: 11 minutes on foot to Kyoto station on the JR line and Subway Karasuma line.

- Rooms: 1 bedrooms / living room, 1 microwave oven for cooking, 1 toilet and 1 bathroom (please see the layout photo for exact sizes)

- Max. Number of Guests: 2

- Beds: 2

- 2 single beds

****Please note: We set 2 guests to share one double bed as our default set up. Please inform us in advance if you wish to have a specific bed set up. (Please note we cannot change or remove the beds).****

- Air conditioners: 1
- Bathrooms: 1
- Toilets: 1
- Separate Bathroom & Toilet: Yes
- Elevator: Yes

- Car Park: No - Strictly no one-site parking. Please search online for the nearest coin parking facilities.

- Amenities: Provided. Please check the 'Guest Access' section for what amenities we provide.
- Check in: 15:00 p.m.
- Check out: 10:00 a.m. Late check out after 10.00 a.m. for any reason will be charged at 50% of one night’s stay.
- Smoking: No. Penalties apply if we find evidence of smoking in the room after you check out.
- Pets: No

1. You can see the total price including cleaning fees and taxes before you book.

2. We will provide all the information you need for how to get into the room once you have confirmed your booking.

3. We cannot keep luggage in the apartment after check out. Please use station coin lockers or visit the nearest tourist information centre.

4. We are sorry but strictly no late check out. Check out is at 10:00 a.m. Late check out after 10.00 a.m. for any reason will be charged at 50% of one night’s stay.

5. Please send us messages on AirBnb Messenger. Sorry, but we don’t use Line or other instant messenger apps as it is against Airbnb communication policy.

6. We are sorry but we cannot accept mail, deliveries or tickets etc to the apartment for security reasons. We cannot be held responsible for theft or misplacement of delivered items.

7.All our rooms are strictly non-smoking.

8.Illegal parking is subject to a minimum of ¥30,000 Japanese Yen.


BREAKAGES, DAMAGES & EXTRA SERVICES PRICE LIST:

* Late check out after 10.00 am = 50% the cost of one night’s stay
* Smoking in the room = ¥10,000 (NO SMOKING PLEASE!)
* Lost, stolen or taken keys = ¥10,000
* Illegal or unarranged parking = ¥30,000 plus
* Damaged bed sheets = ¥3,000
* Damaged pocket wifi = ¥30,000
* Lost, stolen or taken pocket wifi = ¥30,000
* Damaged tatami or carpet = ¥5,000
* Damaged or stolen appliances = The full cost of replacement.
* Penalty cost to throw away large items (suitcases, etc) = ¥2,000 plus (PLEASE DO NOT LEAVE OR THROW AWAY SUITCASES IN THE ROOM AFTER CHECK OUT)

Guest access
Basic Amenities Provided:

* Please note that there is no kitchen in the rooms - only a microwave oven.

We provide:

* 1 x face towel and 1 x body towel for each guest.
* Refrigerator
* Microwave oven
* Air conditioning
* Hair dryer
* Shampoo, conditioner and body soap
*Toothbrushes
* Slippers


We do not provide:

* Coffee and tea
* A stove for cooking
* Iron
* Extra futons or mattresses
* Extra towels
* Daily room cleaning service
* Toothpaste
* Baby bed or baby car / push chair

Other things to note
FAQ:

* IMPORTANT NOTICE ABOUT ACCOMMODATION TAX:

As of October 2019, we are required by Kyoto city law to collect JPY 200 per guest per night as Kyoto Accommodation Tax. We are required to register all guests as having paid this fee to satisfy the requirements of keeping our Airbnb license. 

Therefore we kindly need to ask all guests to pay JPY 200 PER GUEST FOR EACH NIGHT THEY STAY when they arrive at our building.  

We apologise for having to ask guests to pay this fee however we are required to do so by Kyoto law.
 
We apologise for any inconvenience caused and appreciate your kind understanding. 

Why do I need to provide photos of my passport?
- In accordance with local ordinance law for short-term rentals set down in March 2017, we need to ask all guests who will stay at our apartment to provide copies of their passport photo page in case of emergency such as fire, earthquake or other natural disaster. We are required to obtain this information by law and is part of keeping our operating license. The law for operating Airbnb differs from city to city so it may be different in other parts of Japan so you may not have been asked by other hosts in other parts of Japan for this information. Please feel free to research the requirements online.

Is the room private?
- Yes, the room is a private booking.

How do I get to the room and get the keys?
- We will send you all the information you need once you have confirmed your booking.

Can you book a taxi from the airport for me? Can I catch a taxi to the airport?
- Sorry but we don’t book taxis etc for guests. However we recommend using the MK Taxis website to book a taxi from the airport or around Osaka or Kyoto.

Is the area safe to walk around at night?
- Yes. Japan is a very safe country so it is fine to walk around late at night.

What is the cancellation policy?
- The apartment cancellation policy is strict. Please see the apartment listing for more information on the cancellation policy for this apartment.

Can I leave my baggage in the apartment before the 15.00 check in?
- You can leave your bags in the apartment after 11.00 a.m. but our cleaner will be cleaning the apartment, so please drop your bags off and come back again after 15.00 to check in. Please tell us in advance if you wish to leave your bags after 11.00 a.m.

Can I leave my baggage in the apartment once I check out?
- We are sorry but it is not possible to leave your bags after check out or extend your stay after 10.00 a.m. because we have other guests. You can leave your bags in the station lockers if you need to.

Does the apartment include amenities?
- Yes, the apartment has basic amenities. Please check the apartment listing for more information about what amenities are included.

Does the apartment have cooking facilities?
- Yes, the apartment has a cooker you can use to cook.

What appliances does the apartment have?
- The apartment is furnished with basic appliances. Please check the amenities list in the listing for more information.

Can I have things delivered to the apartment?
- Due to security reasons, we do not permit things being delivered to the apartment. Sorry.

Who should I contact in an emergency or when I don't understand something?
- Please contact us through the Airbnb messenger system. Do not ask other building residents or the building manager for security reasons.

What should I say when I meet other building residents?
- Please do not talk to anyone else in the building because Japanese value their privacy very highly. This is very important.

What should I do with my trash?
- Please follow the trash rules in the house manual that we provide. If there is no house manual in your apartment or if you don't know where to put your trash, please leave it inside the room. DO NOT put it outside the front of the apartment!

Are there any restaurants nearby?
- Osaka and Kyoto have a wide range of restaurants to choose from. Many restaurants are located in Namba, Shinsaibashi, Dotonbori, Shin-Osaka, Gion and around Kyoto station.
- We recommend using the following websites to help you find the best food for you:
- Tabelog website
- Gurunabi website

Can we book baseball game in advance?
- Yes, you can book a game in advance by using the Viagogo Japan website.

Can we book USJ in advance?
- Yes, you can book tickets in advance by using the USJ ticket website.

Can we change the number of guests after booking?
- Yes, you can. But please be aware that additional charges may apply.

We have train pass and which trains can we use?
- If you have a JR Rail Pass then you can use all JR overground trains.
- Please remember that a Rail Pass cannot be bought in Japan. You must buy it in your home country before coming to Japan.

Licence number
Hotels and Inns Business Act | 京都府京都市保健所 | 京都市指令保医セ第694号
* A super-convenient and cosy 25m2 studio apartment only 11 minutes' walk away from JR Kyoto station!

* 1 bedroom with 2 single beds, bathroom and toilet so up to 2 guests can stay.

* Perfect for working away from the office and for convenience of travel around Kyoto and Kansai!

* The bathroom are equipped with basic amenities, such as towels, toothbrushes, shampoo and body soap…

Sleeping arrangements

Common spaces
1 single bed

Amenities

Wi-Fi
TV
Hair dryer
Hangers
Heating
Essentials
Washing machine
Air conditioning
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Shimogyō-ku, Kyoto, Kyoto, Japan

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During your stay
CHECK IN: 15.00
CHECK OUT: 10.00 (STRICT)

- Please contact us through the AirBnb messenger system.

- Please note that this is not a hotel and we do not have a 24 hour concierge service. We will do our best to keep in touch throughout your stay but please allow us a little time to reply.

- Unfortunately we can't make any restaurant or hair salon reservations etc, sponsor visas, take calls from immigration or book taxis. Thank you for your understanding!
CHECK IN: 15.00
CHECK OUT: 10.00 (STRICT)

- Please contact us through the AirBnb messenger system.

- Please note that this is not a hotel and we do not…
  • Policy number: Hotels and Inns Business Act | 京都府京都市保健所 | 京都市指令保医セ第694号
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Things to know

House rules
Check-in: After 3:00 pm
Checkout: 10:00 am
No smoking
No pets
No parties or events
Health & safety
Committed to Airbnb's enhanced cleaning process. Learn more
Airbnb's social-distancing and other COVID-19-related guidelines apply
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