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Tucked away in a quiet lane of the bustling Shijo-Kawaramachi neighborhood. 10-minutes from the famous Nishiki Market Kakishibu-an Gion Area Gion-Shijo Station Gion-Shirakawa Hanamikoji Street Kiyomizu-Gojo Station Nishiki Ichiba Ponto-cho Shijo-Kawaramachi Area Shijo Station Yasaka Temple

Starting From
2 Guests / Per Night (Avg. rate)
27,000 yen
  • floor45.0㎡
  • GUESTS~ 5 Guests?

    Recommended Stays:

    ~ 4 Guests (Extra Comfort Stay) ~ 5 Guests (Maximum Occupancy Stay)*

    *This machiya house has obtained a Hotel Business License issued by the Kyoto City Government with permission to accommodate the maximum number of guests as indicated above.

  • Bedrooms1.5 Bedroom(s)
  • Beds2 Bed(s)?Single × 2Semi-double × 0Double × 0Sofa × 0
  • Futons3 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
  • YukataYukata
  • AC (with Heater)AC (with Heater)
Click to view this machiya house’s recommended stays and maximum occupancy.

Recommended Stays:

~ 4 Guests (Extra Comfort Stay) ~ 5 Guests (Maximum Occupancy Stay)*

*This machiya house has obtained a Hotel Business License issued by the Kyoto City Government with permission to accommodate the maximum number of guests as indicated above.

NEW YEAR 2020

Rates will vary depending on season, date, and number of guests. Children 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).

Kakishibu-an perfectly embodies all aspects associated with a kyo-machiya while offering a new take on this traditional house. From the main Shijo-dori street, turn down Goko-machi street to find yourself within an atmosphere brimming with history and tradition. This particular machiya is located within walking distance of numerous sightseeing attractions, and Kyoto City's lively entertainment district. Featuring a window that takes up the entire length of one wall on the 1st floor, you'll be able to enjoy the changing seasons of Kyoto in your tsuboniwa garden no matter what time of the year you visit.

"Kakishubu-an" is a machiya house that exudes tranquility set to transport you a world away.

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Starting From
2 Guests / Per Night
27,000 yen (Avg. rate)
Click to view this machiya house’s recommended stays and maximum occupancy.

Recommended Stays:

~ 4 Guests (Extra Comfort Stay) ~ 5 Guests (Maximum Occupancy Stay)*

*This machiya house has obtained a Hotel Business License issued by the Kyoto City Government with permission to accommodate the maximum number of guests as indicated above.

NEW YEAR 2020

Rates will vary depending on season, date, and number of guests. Children 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).

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Facilities & Amenities
  • floor45.0㎡
  • GUESTS~ 5 Guests?

    Recommended Stays:

    ~ 4 Guests (Extra Comfort Stay) ~ 5 Guests (Maximum Occupancy Stay)*

    *This machiya house has obtained a Hotel Business License issued by the Kyoto City Government with permission to accommodate the maximum number of guests as indicated above.

  • Bedrooms1.5 Bedrooms
  • Beds2 Beds?Single × 2Semi-double × 0Double × 0Sofa × 0
  • Futons3 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)
Floor Map
Floor Map
Room Features

Room Features

  • Kakishibu-an Elegant machiya Walk down a narrow alleyway tucked away in a bustling neighborhood to find a machiya house with dark wooden lattice windows and doors and contrasting white earthen walls.
  • Kakishibu-an 'Tsuboniwa' garden The Japanese living room has traditional tatami flooring and a view of the stunning inner garden featuring moss, stones and a Japanese maple tree. Enjoy a sense of serenity here.
    ・Washing machine in the living room
    ・TV with Apple TV with Japanese, Chinese & English Channels
  • Kakishibu-an Kitchen Behind the wooden sliding doors adjacent to the living room, find a furnished kitchen with daily-use appliances, cookware, and dishes and cutlery.
  • Kakishibu-an Gorgeous bathroom Surround yourself with aromatic 'hinoki' wood, a Japanese cedar that promotes relaxation and healing. As it grows only where the water and air are pure, it holds a sacred place in history.
  • Kakishibu-an Open-concept bedroom Walk up the stairs to find an open, airy space with high ceilings, two Western beds and a Japanese tatami loft area. A restroom is also found here.
    ・2 x Twin beds
  • Kakishibu-an Japanese loft space Appreciate the exposed traditional 'kokerabuki' shingle roof and original wooden beams as you relax in the tatami area just adjacent to the Western bedroom.
    ・Up to 1 x Japanese futon bedding
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Local Information

Local Information

Located right along the Takasegawa River, and a 9-minute walk from the central Shijo-Kawaramachi district
"Kakishibu-an" is a 3 minute walk from the city's best shopping and dining experience, and a 10 minute walk from the popular Gion area. Shijo-Kawaramachi, Kyoto's exciting shopping and dining district, you'll have easy access to everything you need during your stay.

Find Gion and Nishiki Market within easy walking distance from home. Take the train north towards the many modern museums, which showcase numerous art exhibits, fascinating Manga Museum, and more.

Cuisine in Kyoto is not just traditional -- in addition to the well-known kaiseki course meals, you'll find modern takes on Japanese cuisine using only locally-grown vegetables, fusion of Japanese & Western dishes, casual dining food with a Kyoto-twist, and more. For cafe & coffee lovers, Kyoto is the best place to discover hand-drip coffee, delicious sweets & desserts.
Access Information

Access Information

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  • Address
FROM KYOTO STATION BY SUBWAY
-Approximately 10 minutes by Subway:
1) Take the subway to Shijo Station
2) Get off at Shijo Station and leave the station from Exit No. 5
3) Walk to Kakishibu-an (Approximately 8 minutes by foot)
FROM KYOTO STATION BY TAXI
– Approximately 10 minutes by Taxi (about 2.4 kilometers)
*You can get to Kyoto station from Kansai International Airport by JR Express HARUKA line (approximately 80 minutes by train)
ADDRESS
418-3 Maruya-cho Shimogyo-ku Kyoto 600-8037
【2019/20 Year-End Operating Hours】New machiya reservations accepted via only email between 2019/12/30 - 2020/01/03×