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Historical Gion area. A traditional machiya holiday house inspired by Kyoto's rivers just a 5-min. walk to Sanjo subway station. MACHIYA RESIDENCE INN Kyoto‘Gion Shirakawa Kouki’ Machiya House Gion Area Hanamikoji Street Sanjo Station Yasaka Temple

Starting From
2 Guests / Per Night (Avg. rate)
43,000 yen~

If you would like to make a group reservation for 7 or more guests, please contact our staff directly.

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).
  • floor88.25㎡
  • GUESTS~ 7 Guests
  • Bedrooms3 Bedroom(s)
  • Beds2 Bed(s)?Single × 0Semi-double × 2Double × 0Sofa × 0
  • Futons5 Futons
  • Bathroom2 Bathroom
  • toilet2 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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‘Gion Shirakawa Kouki’ machiya house: a traditional holiday house (vacation rental) near the downtown Kyoto area of Sanjo and the Gion geiko-teahouse district.

Surround yourself in the beauty and refinement of traditional Japanese design. ‘Gion Shirakawa Kouki’ is inspired by one of Kyoto’s most famous landmarks: the Kamogawa River. Admire the river mural that extends towards the second floor skylight, which creates an open and calm atmosphere. From the azure washbasins, blue ‘washi’ walls in the bedroom, to the custom lighting made of materials from Kamogawa’s riverside restaurants, discover elements of the river throughout the house.

The traditional tea room, private inner garden, and more, offer you an authentic experience, while heated flooring, gorgeous bathroom and other modern comforts add a sense of luxury to your stay.

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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
43,000 yen~ (Avg. rate)
RESERVE NOW Check in within 3 months Check in 4~6 months ahead

If you would like to make a group reservation for 7 or more guests, please contact our staff directly.

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
  • floor88.25㎡
  • GUESTS~ 7 Guests
  • Bedrooms3 Bedrooms
  • Beds2 Beds?Single × 0Semi-double × 2Double × 0Sofa × 0
  • Futons5 Futons
  • Bathroom2 Bathroom
  • toilet2 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

  • ‘Gion Shirakawa Kouki’ Machiya House The Calm of Kyoto’s Rivers A stunning river painting is the perfect backdrop to the wooden table in the dining and kitchen area. Reminisce about your day in beautiful Kyoto as you enjoy a meal with your guests.
    ・Floor Heating
  • ‘Gion Shirakawa Kouki’ Machiya House Relax in Luxury Look out onto the garden from the large soaker bathtub, and refresh under the rainfall shower. Appreciate the original architecture and sky-high ceilings of the washroom.
    ・2 x Toilets (1F & 2F)
    ・Additional Shower Room (2F)
  • ‘Gion Shirakawa Kouki’ Machiya House Traditional Living Space Enjoy your private Japanese garden from the engawa veranda or from the horigotatsu, a low table with a sunken floor. Tatami floors and shoji paper doors complete the traditional atmosphere.
    ・Up to 3 x Japanese Futon Bedding
    ・TV with Apple TV (Japanese, Chinese and English channels)
  • ‘Gion Shirakawa Kouki’ Machiya House Western-Style Bedroom Unwind in this bright and airy Western bedroom. A sea-blue wall covered with washi paper and custom light fixtures create a tranquil and warm environment.
    ・2 x Semi-double Beds
    ・Walk-in closet
  • ‘Gion Shirakawa Kouki’ Machiya House Japanese-style Bedroom Tatami flooring and a wooden ceiling in the Japanese bedroom create a warm and cozy space, perfect for rest and relaxation. Have a great night’s sleep in traditional futon bedding.
    ・Up to 2 x Japanese Futon Bedding
  • ‘Gion Shirakawa Kouki’ Machiya House Tea Ceremony Room From the unique entranceway, the corner alcove displaying art, to the wooden pillars and more, this space showcases every detail of a traditional tea ceremony room.
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Local Information

Local Information

Find 'Gion Shirakawa Kouki' just steps from the quaint Shirakawa River lined with traditional teahouses and willow trees.
Step outside and follow the Shirakawa river towards Gion - the city’s most celebrated geiko district. A short walk from 'Gion Shirakawa Kouki' will bring you to the Higashiyama District -- leading you to Kiyomizu Temple and Yasaka Shrine. Experience Kyoto along the cobbled paths of Ninenzaka & Sannenzaka lined with machiya houses, shops, and shrines.

Cross the Kamogawa River, and head towards the bustling Shijo-Kawaramachi area and Pontocho district for shopping and dining. Gion-Shjio and Kawaramachi train stations are a leisurely walk away, and numerous bus stops allows for easy access to all of Kyoto’s famous sites.

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Access Information

Access Information

  • Access
  • Address
FROM KYOTO STATION BY SUBWAY
Approximately 30 minutes by Bus:

1) Take the #206 'Kitaoji Bus Terminal' bus from Kyoto Station bus stop
2) Get off at 'Gion' bus stop
3) Walk to 'Gion Shirakawa Kouki' (approx. 4 minutes on foot)
FROM KYOTO STATION BY BUS
Approximately 10 minutes (1.5 km; Taxi fare is approximately 1,500 yen)

*You can get to Kyoto station from Kansai International Airport by JR Express HARUKA line (approximately 80 minutes by train)
ADDRESS
236-2 Nakano-cho, Higashiyama-ku, Kyoto 605-0082 Japan