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Azuki-an Gion Area Gion-Shijo Station Gion-Shirakawa Hanamikoji Street Kiyomizu-Gojo Station Maruyama Park Nishiki Ichiba Ponto-cho Shijo-Kawaramachi Area Yasaka Temple

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2 Guests / Per Night (Avg. rate)
27,000 yen
  • GUESTS~ 4 Guests
  • Bedrooms2 Bedroom(s)
  • Beds2 Bed(s)
  • Futons2 Futons
  • Bathroom1 Bathroom
  • toilet1 Toilet(s)
  • WiFiWiFi
  • Floor HeatingFloor Heating
  • KitchenKitchen
  • MicrowaveMicrowave
  • TVTV
  • Apple TVApple TV
  • HairdryerHairdryer
  • AmenitiesAmenities
  • Washing MachineWashing Machine
  • IronIron
  • YukataYukata
  • AC (with Heater)AC (with Heater)

Rates will vary depending on season, date, and number of guests. Children who do not require Bedsding will not be included within the total number of guests. *Certain restrictions will apply. Please ask our staff members for more details.

A machiya house that embraces the idea of “wabi-sabi” (the art of finding beauty and pathos in simplicity and imperfection).
This traditional townhouse is ideal for anyone looking to truly explore Kyoto. Surrounded by the history and elegance of Kyoto, "Azuki-an" blends well with the surrounding traditional townscape. The exterior incorporates dark brown latticework, white plaster walls, and Ichimonji-gawara (roof tiles resembling the kanji character "一") to revitalize the traditional design of the Kyo-machiya. Enjoy a stay in a comfortable space that exemplifies the beautiful unity of modernism and tradition.

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Starting From
2 Guests / Per Night
27,000 yen (Avg. rate)

Rates will vary depending on season, date, and number of guests. Children under the age of 5 who do not require bedding will not be included within the total number of guests. *Certain restrictions will apply. Please ask our staff members for more details.

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Facilities & Amenities
  • GUESTS~4 GUESTS
  • Bedrooms2 Bedrooms
  • Beds2 Beds
  • Futons2 Futons
  • Bathroom1 Bathroom
  • toilet1 Toilet(s)
  • WiFiWiFi
  • Floor HeatingFloor Heating
  • KitchenKitchen
  • Electric StoveElectric Stove
  • MicrowaveMicrowave
  • TVTV
  • HairdryerHairdryer
  • AmenitiesAmenities
  • Washing MachineWashing Machine
  • IronIron
  • YukataYukata
  • AC (with Heater)AC (with Heater)
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Floor Map
Room Features

Room Features

  • Azuki-an Entrance From the entrance, notice the colorful mosaic tiles decorating the guest rooms. These custom-made glass pieces are reminiscent of the Taisho period, which adds hints of playfulness to the home.
  • Azuki-an Living Room The custom-made glass windows and doors are arranged to allow natural light to shine into the room. The mosaic floor tiling reflects the same playfulness of the windows and doors, and is a brilliant expression of traditional architecture.
    The room is furnished with couches for your comfort. Radiant under-floor heating will warm your feet during the winter season.
  • Azuki-an Kitchen Open the artisan-crafted, intricately designed glass door to reveal the fully-equipped kitchen space.
  • Azuki-an Garden You will find a stone “tsukubai” washbasin, greenery native to Japan, stepping stones, and more in this traditionally designed Japanese garden.
  • Azuki-an Bathroom A modern bathroom space that exudes both simplicity and the traditional Japanese “wa” style. A sleek, white ceramic sink, paired with jet-black tiles creates a calming atmosphere.

    Overlooking the courtyard, enjoy a relaxing bath in our custom-made bath tub designed with white mosaic tiles. Hionoki cypress line the walls to create a soft atmosphere to heal the mind and body.
  • Azuki-an Western-Style Bedroom The large wooden beam that supports the house provides an impressive sight in the bed room. A soft light emanates from the lighting fixture, which is reminiscent of a traditional Japanese “washi paper” umbrella.
    ・2 twin-sized beds will be set in this room.

  • Azuki-an Japanese-Style Bedroom The adjacent Japanese-style bedroom is fitted with tatami mats and dark, mahogany wooden fixtures. The windows are covered with washi paper to allow natural light to fill the room.
    ・2 futon beddings can be set in this room.
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Local Information

Local Information

Ideally located in the heart of Gion, this traditional Japanese townhouse is fitted with chic décor inspired by Japanese aesthetics.
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.

To the East is Gion --the beautiful Hanamachi or Geiko & Maiko street where the traditional architecture shows fascinating original beauty of Kyoto. Venture towards the West to find the Kamogawa river and Takasegawa river--- a natural beauty symbolic of Kyoto. If you travel slightly South, you will find Kenninji Temple, which tourists are fascinated by national treasures and Japanese gardens. Or stroll North towards Ponto-cho -- where there are a remarkable number of machiya townhouses tightly packed beside an alley with the width of approximately 1 meter.

The neighborhood surrounding "Azuki-an" is also full of local restaurants and long-established shops selling Kyoto sweets, in addition to more modern and cozy cafes and restaurants.
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