① Booking a whole villa in Kyoto accommodating up to 10 people
Most apartment-type guesthouses can accommodate 2~3 people, but the most of Ista’s guesthouses are Kyoto-style villas that you can rent as entire houses.
Many of them can accommodate up to 10 people, so you can enjoy sightseeing in Kyoto daytime and spend exciting night with your company.
Moreover, Nishiooji 1 and Nishiooji 2 are just next to each other, so they can accommodate up to 20 people. Gokomachi can accommotate up to 22 people if you book all 7 rooms together.
② Multinational staffs at the office just 5-minute away from Kyoto station
Ista’s office is 5 minutes away on foot from Kyoto station, and Ista’s multinational staffs can speak English, Chinese, Korean, etc.
It makes you enjoy your trip not worrying any kinds of troubles. You can drop your luggage at Ista’s office and you can also request late check-in/out.
③ 24/7 Suuport Center through LINE, WeChat and WhatsApp
When you get lost or lose something abroad, you might not know where you should go for help.
For guests who stay our guesthouses, we provide exclusive Japanese, Chinese and English support services 24 hours a day via LINE, WeChat and WhatsApp.
④ Early/late check-in available
With ISTA, you can check in at any time after 3 pm for most guesthouses.
You may check-in earlier when there is no check-out on the same day.
If there is a check-out on your arrival day, you can drop your luggage at any time after 11 am and check-in at 3 pm after making up your room.
⑤ Luggage Storage Service
At our Guesthouse Service Station, guests can leave their luggage before and after check-in for free!
Guests can send their luggage to our office even before arriving to Kyoto.
Please make use of our luggage storage service while your stay in Kyoto!
⑥ Hotel-quality linens, towels etc
When you stay at a guesthouse, you might worry about the cleanness of towels, linens and sometimes the room itself.
At ISTA, we provide hotel-quality towels and linens at all our guesthouses.
⑦ Free Wi-Fi throughout all our guesthouses
Wi-Fi is almost mandatory for trvaels nowadays.
Don’t worry! You can use free Wi-Fi at all our guesthouses. For some guesthouses, you can also rent portable Wi-Fi routers. For more information, please contact us.