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Authentic Machiya house in the Heart of GION! 2 FULL Bathrooms x FREE WiFi

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2 Bedrooms , 2 Bathrooms , Sleeps 6
Kyoto, Kyoto Prefecture, Kinki
'KOYU-AN ' machiya house
This is an accommodation facility that enables you to charter and stay at a whole block of “machiya,” Kyoto's traditional townhouse. It is the closest machiya accommodation to the central area of Gion, and is located in an alleyway connected to popular Gion Hanamikoji Street (where maikos and geikos can be often seen). Popular sightseeing spots include the Yasaka Shrine, with Kodaiji Temple and Kiyomizu Temple being also conveniently accessible by foot.

1st Floor
In the “Tokonoma,” an alcove unique to traditional Japanese houses, you will find many details within the house. The ceiling is designed with a specially prepared wickerwork pattern (made of Japanese cedar), the paper sliding doors are Kyoto-style...
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Listing #FKN3784677
About the Manager
Machiya Residence Inn
Languages spoken:English
Response Rate:100%
Response Time:Within a day
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We absolutely loved staying at this Machiya house. The reservation and check in process was easy and the staff incredibly helpful and quick to reply, even pointing out great places to go, finding vegetarian restaurants for my daughter and making reservations for us. The location...More

Thank Brigid S
Reviewed 14 December 2017

Excellent location in Gion, walking distance to several major temples and Nishiki market. Also close to Keihan rail line for the Fushimi shrine. This residence is a welcome change from a standard hotel, a great taste of tradition with modern amenities. Communication with the operators...More

Thank RoadTrip20
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Reviewed 19 September 2017 via mobile

Wishing we could have doubled our four night stay in this little gem in the heart of Gion. An easy walk to the major sites in Higashiyama and Gion, plus major shopping areas. Kyoto's metro is easy to work out, making access to major sites...More

Thank Jane M
  • Air Conditioning
  • Alarm Clock
  • Cable/satellite TV
  • Cooker
  • Freezer
  • Full Baths (2)
  • Internet Access
  • Iron
  • Kettle
  • Linens Provided
  • Local Guides/Maps
  • Microwave
  • Private Garden
  • Refrigerator
  • Safe
  • Single Beds:(6)
  • Soap/Shampoo Provided
  • Suitable For Children Under 5
  • Toaster
  • Towels Provided
  • TV
  • Wi-Fi
House rules
    Not kid-friendly
    Pets not allowed
    Smoking not allowed
    Check in: 3:00 PM
    Check out: 10:00 AM
    2 Full baths
    6 Twins
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1 Oct 2018 -
31 Oct 2018
OBON 2018
2 nights
1 Nov 2018 -
30 Nov 2018
2 nights
28 Dec 2018 -
3 Jan 2019
2 nights
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  • Cleaning Fee: $89 / stay - Fee
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About the neighbourhood
Popular sightseeing spots around the house:
Kiyomizu Tample - 15 minutes on foot
Yasaka Shrine - 5 minutes on foot
Gion Hanamikoji Street - 5 minutes on foot
Gion Corner - 3 minutes on foot

HANKYU Subway Line: Kawaramachi Station (exit 1B), 10 minute walk

From KYOTO STATION: 10 min. by taxi
Car not needed
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