Nihon buyo, 舞踊
Nihon Buyo refers to various forms of classical Japanese dance, which is notable for being stylistic and dynamic, yet calming, and beautifully expressive. "Fujinoma" machiya house is built upon the former residence of Fujima Kannsei (藤間勘紫恵), a well-respected nihon buyo dancer --injecting even more history and intrigue within this beautifully renovated house.
Appreciate dance motifs featured in the machiya's design, such kimonos and fans during your stay. Centrally-located on a quiet residential street, "Fujinoma" machiya house will remind you of Kyoto's colorful history while enjoying modern comforts.
- Up to 8 Guests
- From 24,000 yen~/per night
Taking inspiration from the traditional form of dance "nihon buyo," and delicate wisteria flower, "Fujinoma" machiya house is designed to be your serene home-away-from-home.
"Fujinoma" machiya house is the perfect place to relax and enjoy the beauty of Japanese architecture. Reminiscent of a buyo dance stage, the tsubobiwa garden is designed to be enjoyed from every angle-- from the large dining table, to the Japanese-style living room. Slide open the glass doors and step out onto the balcony to appreciate the courtyard.
This machiya features design elements of kimono and hand-crafted folding fans throughout the space. "Fujinoma" seamlessly incorporates both modern and antique materials into its design to create an experience that is both comfortable and traditional.
A 20-minute walk from Kyoto Station, Fujinoma will allow you to easily access Kyoto's other beautiful sites such a Kinkakuji and Ginkakuji.
The historic Gion area is a short bus ride away, and Nishiki Market can be reached on foot or train. Enjoy a stroll along the Kamo River, a short walk from the machiya.
FROM KYOTO STATION BY SUBWAY
Take the Kyoto City Subway (heading towards “Kokusaikaikan” Station)
Get off at “Shijo” Station (2 Stops)
Walk to Fujinoma (Approximately 8 minutes on foot)
FROM KYOTO STATION BY BUS
1) Exit Kyoto Station (Central Exit)
2) Walk to "Kyoto Eki Mae Bus Stop" (6 minutes)
3) Take Bus #50 to "Nishinotoin Rokujo" Bus Stop
4) Walk to Fujinoma (Approximately 1 minute on foot)
FROM KYOTO STATION BY TAXI
*You can get to Kyoto station from Kansai International Airport by JR Express HARUKA line (approximately 80 minutes by train)
ADDRESS (IN JAPANESE)
Check out: -10:00
Guest service time: 10:00-19:00
Please inform us in advance if you are due to arrive after 8pm.
ABOUT THE MACHIYA HOUSE
Enter a charming traditional atmosphere hidden behind a discrete wooden facade. The traditional genkan hall decorated with beautiful sumi-e artworks of delicate fan patterns are reminiscent of "nihon buyo" or traditional dance.
Make yourself feel at home and prepare a meal using local ingredients in the modern kitchen fully equipped with a fridge, microwave, electric oven, cooking utensils and Japanese dishware.
・ Dining Table x 4 chairs and 1 wooden bench
An open and airy space in which to enjoy a meal together. Appreciate the inner garden from the large dining table made of fine Japanese wood. Slide open the glass door to appreciate the fresh air.
Japanese-Style Living Room:
The heart of the machiya is found in the Japanese-style living room -- lined with tatami flooring. Enjoy the pleasant view of the garden while having a cup of tea on comfortable the zabuton cushions made with original Japanese fabrics.
・Up to 3 x Japanese futon bedding can be set here
The house has 1 full bathroom with double wash basin, shower, a large size bath tub. A separate toilet on the 1st floor, and an additional toilet and shower can be found on the 2nd floor.
・1 x Bathroom (1F); 1 x Toilet (1F)
・1 x Toilet/Shower (2F)
・Washing/Dryer Machine x 1 (1F)
・Floor Heating (1F Bathroom)
2F Western Room:
Relax in the privacy of this sophisticated room, furnished with 2 comfortable semi-double beds. Shoji windows and the soft light illuminating from paper lanterns made of japanese washi create a warm atmosphere.
・2 x semi-double beds
2F Japanese-Style Bedroom:
Experience the charm and simplicity of sleeping in tatami rooms; its characteristic scent truly transports you to another era, and its soft and warm quality will offer you a pleasant nights sleep.
・3 x Japanese futon bedding
Complimentary WIFI Internet
Air conditioner (each room)
Induction Heating Cooker
Cookware / Dining ware
Plates, cups & cutlery (enough for 5 guests)
Cookware / Dining ware
Plates, cups & cutlery (enough for 8 guests)
Kitchen cloth & sponge
Iron & ironing board
Toilet x 2
Bathroom (1st Floor shower & bathtub)
2 x Twin-size Beds, 6 Futon mattresses
Floor Heating (1F Dining/Kitchen)
Green Tea Leaves, Black Tea Bags & Coffee
Bath towel & Face towel
Shampoo, Conditioner & Body Soap
*No pajamas/yukata will be provided. Please bring your own sleepwear for a pleasant night’s sleep
This machiya house can accommodate up to 8 guests. Rates will vary depending on season, date, and number of guests.
Children 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.
|2 GUESTS||From 30,000 yen per night|
|3 GUESTS||From 33,000 yen per night|
|4 GUESTS||From 36,000 yen per night|
|5 GUESTS||From 39,000 yen per night|
|6 GUESTS||From 42,000 yen per night|
|7 GUESTS||From 45,000 yen per night|
|8 GUESTS||From 48,000 yen per night|
|2 GUESTS||From 15,000 yen per guest|
|3 GUESTS||From 11,000 yen per guest|
|4 GUESTS||From 9,000 yen per guest|
|5 GUESTS||From 7,800 yen per guest|
|6 GUESTS||From 7,000 yen per guest|
|7 GUESTS||From 6,429 yen per guest|
|8 GUESTS||From 6,000 yen per guest|
will charge each guest an accommodation tax effective 1 October, 2018.
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For guests who wish to reserve an accommodation via our homepage, please use the online reservation form available on each accommodation page, and follow the prompt.
Reservations are also accepted via telephone (Opening hours 10:00am - 7:00pm JST).
TEL (Domestic) : 050-3786-2009
TEL (Overseas) : +81-50-3786-2009
We ask for advance payment of full accommodation fees for guests who have made a reservation with Machiya Residence Inn. The reservation will remain as a “tentative reservation” until payment has been confirmed. All payments must be made within 7 days of making a reservation.
When a reservation request has been received, we will send an email instructing you on payment methods.* Payments are accepted in Japanese YEN via: 1) Credit Card transaction via Paypal, or 2) Bank Wire Transfer to our nominated bank account.
*We seek your understanding that all transaction fees involved are under guest responsibility.
Once the payment has been confirmed, you will receive a booking “Confirmation Email” from Machiya Residence Inn. The email will include important information regarding check-in, access maps, instructions on how to enter the house, and more.
We kindly ask that you inform our staff in advance of your approximate arrival time as your date of arrival (check-in date) approaches.
Cancellation of an accommodation booking may incur cancellation charges.
A cancellation that is made more than 29 days prior to the arrival date is subject to a full refund minus any PayPal or Wire Transfer fees involved in receiving and returning the original payment.
Cancellation Charges :
|1 TO 7 DAYS PRIOR TO CHECK-IN DATE||50%|
|8 TO 28 DAYS PRIOR TO CHECK-IN DATE||30%|
1.The percentages signifies the rate of cancellation charge to the Basic Accommodation Charges.
2.When the number of days contracted is shortened, the cancellation charge for its first day shall be paid by the Guest regardless of the number of days shortened.