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Inspired by the warmth of amber, this machiya is 3 train stations away from Gion, and 2 stops away from the red torii gates of Fushimi Inari Kohaku-an Gion Area Kyoto Station Sanjyusangendo Temple Tofukuji Temple

Starting From
2 Guests / Per Night (Avg. rate)
24,000 yen
  • floor62.0㎡
  • GUESTS~ 6 Guests
  • Bedrooms2 Bedroom(s)
  • Beds2 Bed(s)?Single × 2Semi-double × 0Double × 0Sofa × 0
  • Futons4 Futons
  • Bathroom1 Bathroom
  • toilet2 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)
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).

The name 'Kohaku' refers to amber, while 'an' refers to a cozy retreat. This machiya house has been designed to provide a space suitable for both large groups of family and friends, to smaller groups & couples looking for a spacious hideaway.

The rich, golden hue of amber is reflected throughout the house – creating a warm & inviting atmosphere that is perfect to retreat to after a day of exploring Kyoto. With an open floor plan on the first floor, you will also have the opportunity to appreciate the architecture & details of the traditional machiya house.

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Starting From
2 Guests / Per Night
24,000 yen (Avg. rate)
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
  • floor62.0㎡
  • GUESTS~6 GUESTS
  • Bedrooms2 Bedrooms
  • Beds2 Beds?Single × 2Semi-double × 0Double × 0Sofa × 0
  • Futons4 Futons
  • Bathroom1 Bathroom
  • toilet2 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

  • Kohaku-an Warm atmosphere 'Kohaku' means amber, while 'An' means cozy retreat. From the golden amber of the light fixtures to the dark wood beams, "Kohaku-an" is a warm and inviting retreat.
    ・Washing machine
  • Kohaku-an ’Hibukuro’ high ceiling A ’hikibukuro’ chimney that once ventilated the kitchen now opens up into the skylight of the 2nd floor. From the kitchen below, look up to see Japanese lanterns hanging above.
  • Kohaku-an 'Tsuboniwa' garden A private 'tsuboniwa' garden with a Japanese maple tree, small stepping stones and water basin invites light, nature and serenity into the home. Open the door to step out into the fresh air.
  • Kohaku-an Living room The common area is the heart of the Japanese home. Experience traditional life and enjoy a meal in a room fitted with tatami flooring, low table with cushions and a view of the garden.
    ・TV
    ・Up to 2 x Japanese futon bedding
  • Kohaku-an Two Bedrooms The golden hues of this machiya pair perfectly with the traditional dark wooden beams and large windows that bathe the bedrooms with warmth.
    ・2 x Twin beds in Western bedroom
    ・Up to 2 x futon in Japanese bedroom
  • Kohaku-an Bathroom Dark, wooden fixtures in the washroom and bath to complement the greenery of the “tsuboniwa” garden. Soak in a relaxing bath, and look out towards the beauty of the garden.
    ・2 x Toilets
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Local Information

Local Information

Located in Higashiyama-- an area of Kyoto where many cultural heritage sites remain
The excellent location of the Kohaku-an machiya gives you easy access to popular sightseeing spots such as Gion, Kiyomizu Temple, Sanjusangen-do, and Fushimi Inari Taisha, and is just one station away from Kyoto station. A 15-minute walk from your home is Tofuku-ji Temple, the perfect place for an early morning stroll, allowing you to appreciate this temple's beauty throughout the seasons, from plush green landscapes in the summertime, to brightly colored maple leaves in the autumn months.

There are numerous bus stops surrounding the property-- take these buses north to visit the famous Silver Pavilion and wander along the "Philosopher's Path". Take the JR Nara Line and visit Uji to experience Byodo-in Temple & its famous matcha green tea.
Access Information

Access Information

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  • Address
FROM KYOTO STATION BY TAXI
– Approximately 8 minutes (taxi fare ~1000 yen)

*You can get to Kyoto station from Kansai International Airport by JR Express HARUKA line (approximately 80 minutes by train)
FROM KYOTO STATION BY TRAIN
-Approximately 10 min.:
1) Take the JR Nara Line to “Tofukuji” Station (1 station)
2) Walk to Kohaku-an (Approx. 8 min. on foot)
ADDRESS
3-8 Higashiyama-ku, Sennyuji Suzumegamoricho 605-0975
【2019/20 Year-End Operating Hours】New machiya reservations accepted via only email between 2019/12/30 - 2020/01/03×