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Heart of Gion geiko-teahouse district. A traditional machiya house just steps from Yasaka Shrine & downtown Shijo-Kawaramachi. MACHIYA RESIDENCE INN Kyoto‘Azuki-an’ Machiya House Gion Area Gion-Shijo Station Ponto-cho Shijo-Kawaramachi Area

Starting From
2 Guests / Per Night (Avg. rate)
28,000 yen
Rates will vary depending on season, date, and number of guests.
Click the reservation button above to be redirected to our ‘Official Reservation Page’. (A separate tab will appear.)
Hotel Payment PolicyWe ask all guests to make a full accommodation payment to confirm a machiya house reservation. Children's PolicyChildren 5 years of age and under, who do not require bedding, do not need to be included within the total number of adults (may stay free of charge).
If a child will require a separate bedding, they will be considered as one (1) additional adult guest. In this case, please include the child in the total number of ‘adults per room’ when making your reservation (they will be charged as an adult).
  • floor53.0㎡
  • GUESTS~ 4 Guests
  • Bedrooms2 Bedroom(s)
  • Beds2 Bed(s)?Single × 2Semi-double × 0Double × 0Sofa × 0
  • Futons2 Futons
  • Bathroom1 Bathroom
  • toilet1 Toilet(s)
  • WiFiWiFi
  • Floor HeatingFloor Heating
  • KitchenKitchen
  • Electric StoveElectric Stove
  • MicrowaveMicrowave
  • TVTV
  • Apple TVApple TV
  • HairdryerHairdryer
  • AmenitiesAmenities
  • Washing MachineWashing Machine
  • IronIron
  • AC (with Heater)AC (with Heater)
GION WALKING TOUR
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‘Azuki-an’ machiya house: a traditional holiday house (vacation rental) fantastically located in the historical Gion district.

Within the atmospheric streets and among the wooden teahouses of Gion, find ‘Azuki-an’, a beautifully preserved machiya house - your private retreat in Kyoto.

A classic wooden latticework exterior, white earthen walls and quintessential ‘ichimonji-gawara’ roof tiles welcome you inside this two-storey house. Step inside to discover a space filled with warmth, rich woodwork and Taisho-period stained glass.

Have a seat at the sofa to admire your traditional ‘tsuboniwa’ inner garden. Upstairs, find a Western-style bedroom as well as a classic Japanese-style room with ‘tatami’ flooring and exposed wooden high ceilings.

Unwind with a luxurious soak in the bathroom lined with aromatic ‘hinoki’ wood. With heated flooring and other modern comforts, make yourself at home in this gorgeous machiya house.

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Reserve this entire traditional machiya holiday house today. It’s perfect for couples, and groups of families & friends who wish to experience the charm of an authentic machiya together.

Starting From
2 Guests / Per Night
28,000 yen (Avg. rate)
RESERVE NOW Check in within 3 months Check in 4~6 months ahead
Rates will vary depending on season, date, and number of guests.
Click the reservation button above to be redirected to our ‘Official Reservation Page’. (A separate tab will appear.)
Hotel Payment PolicyWe ask all guests to make a full accommodation payment to confirm a machiya house reservation. Children's PolicyChildren 5 years of age and under, who do not require bedding, do not need to be included within the total number of adults (may stay free of charge).
If a child will require a separate bedding, they will be considered as one (1) additional adult guest. In this case, please include the child in the total number of ‘adults per room’ when making your reservation (they will be charged as an adult).
GION WALKING TOUR
SPECIAL OFFERS
Floor Map
Facilities & Amenities
  • floor53.0㎡
  • GUESTS~ 4 Guests
  • Bedrooms2 Bedrooms
  • Beds2 Beds?Single × 2Semi-double × 0Double × 0Sofa × 0
  • Futons2 Futons
  • Bathroom1 Bathroom
  • toilet1 Toilet(s)
  • WiFiWiFi
  • Floor HeatingFloor Heating
  • KitchenKitchen
  • Electric StoveElectric Stove
  • MicrowaveMicrowave
  • TVTV
  • HairdryerHairdryer
  • AmenitiesAmenities
  • Washing MachineWashing Machine
  • IronIron
  • AC (with Heater)AC (with Heater)
Floor Map
Floor Map
Machiya House Features

Machiya House Features

  • ‘Azuki-an’ Machiya House Beautiful glasswork From the entrance, notice the colorful mosaic tiles decorating the space. These custom-made glass pieces reminiscent of Taisho period designs add playfulness to the home.
  • ‘Azuki-an’ Machiya House Living Room The glass windows and doors are arranged to allow natural light to shine into the room. The complementary mosaic floor tiling is a brilliant expression of traditional architecture.
    ・Heated flooring
    ・TV
  • ‘Azuki-an’ Machiya House Garden From the living room, enjoy the view of the ‘tsuboniwa’ inner garden complete with a stone 'tsukubai' washbasin, fresh Japanese greenery and stepping stones.
  • ‘Azuki-an’ Machiya House Bathroom With a garden view, enjoy the custom-made bathtub designed with white mosaic tiles. Fragrant ‘hinoki’ cypress wood creates a soft ambiance to heal the mind and body.
  • ‘Azuki-an’ Machiya House Western-style bedroom Appreciate the traditional architecture of the exposed ceiling. The hand-made light shade is reminiscent of a traditional Japanese ‘washi’ paper umbrella.
  • ‘Azuki-an’ Machiya House Japanese-style bedroom The adjacent Japanese bedroom has tatami mats and dark, mahogany woodwork. The windows are covered with ‘washi’ paper to allow beautiful natural light to fill the room.
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Local Information

Local Information

Enjoy Kyoto's most atmospheric neighbourhoods at 'Azuki-an' in the heart of historical Gion.
There are countless sightseeing attractions, all within walking distance, during your stay in 'Azuki-an' machiya house. From the most well-known sightseeing attractions, to the backstreets of this historical city, you'll be able to explore the city inside and out.

Just steps from home, find the beautiful Hanamachi or Geiko & Maiko street with preserved traditional achitecture. A 5-minute walk from home brings you to the Kamogawa river and Takasegawa river. If you travel slightly south, you will find Kenninji Temple with with its national treasures and Japanese gardens. Walk across the river towards Ponto-cho where you can enjoy 'kaiseki' traditional course meals.

The neighborhood surrounding this house is full of local restaurants, and long-established shops selling Kyoto sweets, in addition to modern cafes and restaurants.

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Access Information

Access Information

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  • Address
FROM KYOTO STATION BY SUBWAY
-Approximately 12 minutes by Subway:
1) Take the Karasuma Line to "Shijo" Station
2) Take a short walk to "Karasuma" Station and transfer to the Hankyu Line.
3) Get off at "Kawaramachi" Station.
4) Walk 10 minutes to 'Azuki-an'.
FROM KYOTO STATION BY TAXI
- Approximately 10 minutes by Taxi (about 2.3 kilometers)

*You can get to Kyoto station from Kansai International Airport by JR Express HARUKA line (approximately 80 minutes by train)
ADDRESS
557-10 Komatsu-cho Higashiyama-ku, Kyoto 605-0811, Japan