We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.

Shimoza-an -Japanese Traditional Townhouse

3 reviews
Overview
Amenities
Reviews
Availability
Map
Overview
2 bedrooms
1 bathroom
5 guests
2 nights minimum
Holiday Rental House
This Shimoza-an is almost 100 years old. This kind of traditional houses are called Machiya. We would like to leave this traditional house to posterity. We renovated the inside of the house but the outside, you can see the old Japanese style. The house has both old atmosphere and modern facilities. Machiya is usually cold in Winter so we provide floor heating and air conditioners( hot /cold). You can stay comfortably. Caution: Simoza-an is the lower unit of a two-storied Machiya townhouse. There is another unit on the upper floor and will be used by other guest. RATES ARE IN JAPANESE YEN. US$ rates for reference only. ※ When you check in, please pay accommodation tax of Kyoto government. This accommodation tax is not included in rental cost of the house. Please pay by cash. The tax fe...This Shimoza-an is almost 100 years old. This kind of traditional houses are called Machiya. We would like to leave this traditional house to posterity. We renovated the inside of the house but the outside, you can see the old Japanese style. The house has both old atmosphere and modern facilities. Machiya is usually cold in Winter so we provide floor heating and air conditioners( hot /cold). You can stay comfortably. Caution: Simoza-an is the lower unit of a two-storied Machiya townhouse. There is another unit on the upper floor and will be used by other guest. RATES ARE IN JAPANESE YEN. US$ rates for reference only. ※ When you check in, please pay accommodation tax of Kyoto government. This accommodation tax is not included in rental cost of the house. Please pay by cash. The tax fee is depends on how much you payed for your rental cost. If your rental cost is under 20000 JPY per person per night, the tax is 200 JPY per person per night. (EX) If you are 3 people and you stay 3 nights, the accommodation tax will be 200 JPY × 3 people × 3 nights = 1800 JPY If your rental cost is 20000 JPY to 49,999 JPY per person per night, the tax is 500 JPY per person per night. (EX) If you are 2 people and you stay 2 nights, the accommodation tax will be 500 JPY × 2 people × 2 nights = 2000 JPY Please have a look to the upper level property: Kamiza-an. Other 3 properties in Kiyomizu area: Bairin-an Shofu-an, Momiji-an. The pictures of our listing are supported by ' 京都フリー写真素材集 ' Tourist License / Licencia de turismo N °: 京都市指令保医セ第353号More
House Rules
Bathrooms
Show more
Amenities
Pets Allowed: No
Smoking Allowed: No
Kid Friendly: No
Short Term Rentals (4 Days Or Fewer)
Local Guides/Maps
Refrigerator
Washer
Safe
Towels Provided
Air Conditioning
Freezer
Paper Towels Provided
Soap/Shampoo Provided
Iron
Hairdryer
TV
Microwave
Shared Garden
City Getaway
Linens Provided
Wi-Fi
Internet Access
Kettle
Telephone
See more amenities
Write a ReviewReviews (3)
Reviewed 3 October 2016

Very pleasant stay here. Place was very clean and comes with a small garden. Will recommend to others.

Date of stay: December 2015
Thank KayLeong-Audrey
Reviewed 4 October 2015

It was wonderful staying in an authentic traditional Japanese home, with modern comforts (Nespresso and Wi-Fi).The house was clean, comfortable and spacious for our family of five; and it was great being centrally located near to most tourist destinations and very close to a metro...More

Date of stay: September 2015
1  Thank tabfamily2015
See more reviews
Reviewed 29 August 2015
Google Translation

More

Date of stay: August 2015
About the Manager
Miyabi
Languages spoken:English
Response Rate:100%
Response Time:Within a few hours
Listed Since:August 2014
Interaction with guests
We can welcome you and go through the house rules with you. (4:00 pm -8:00 pm) We are not at the house during your stay. However, you can call or send us a message if you need help. We help you to make a reservation of a restaurant and tell you about transportation.
Availability
December 2018
S
M
T
W
T
F
S
1
2
3
4
5
6
7
8
9
10
11
12
13
14
15
16
17
18
19
20
21
22
23
24
25
26
27
28
29
30
31
January 2019
S
M
T
W
T
F
S
1
2
3
4
5
6
7
8
9
10
11
12
13
14
15
16
17
18
19
20
21
22
23
24
25
26
27
28
29
30
31
February 2019
S
M
T
W
T
F
S
1
2
3
4
5
6
7
8
9
10
11
12
13
14
15
16
17
18
19
20
21
22
23
24
25
26
27
28
March 2019
S
M
T
W
T
F
S
1
2
3
4
5
6
7
8
9
10
11
12
13
14
15
16
17
18
19
20
21
22
23
24
25
26
27
28
29
30
31
April 2019
S
M
T
W
T
F
S
1
2
3
4
5
6
7
8
9
10
11
12
13
14
15
16
17
18
19
20
21
22
23
24
25
26
27
28
29
30
May 2019
S
M
T
W
T
F
S
1
2
3
4
5
6
7
8
9
10
11
12
13
14
15
16
17
18
19
20
21
22
23
24
25
26
27
28
29
30
31
View all months
See more rates and fees
Map
About the neighbourhood
The Nearest station is Karasuma Oike staion which is located at the center of the Kyoto city. A bus stop is only 15 min on foot. It is convenient to get to a sightseeing spot from the house. You can easily find a convenience store, bakery, super market and restaurants. This house is off to the main street so you will find small stores and stay as locals.
Getting around
Nijo Castle: a world heritage is 10 min walk away. Nishiki food market: where you can enjoy local Japanese food market and atmosphere. 15 min walk.
More
About this property
How do I know if the property is available?
How can I contact the owner?
How will the owner contact me?
What if I don't hear back from the owner?
How do I pay?
Do you own a holiday rental? List it here.
Extra income
Earn money by renting out your home. With no up-front fees and no contract, you keep more for yourself.
Easy to manage
Confirm bookings in one click and track everything from enquiry to check-out – even while you're on the go.
Trusted by travellers
With millions of reviews and protected online payments, TripAdvisor helps travellers book your home with confidence.
Set up your free listing
#FKN4978427