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Found in the Gion neighborhood, an area that embodies tradition and history. 1-minute walk from Hanamikoji Street, and 6-minutes from Gion-Shijo Station Gion Koyu-an Gion Area Gion-Shijo Station Gion-Shirakawa Hanamikoji Street Kiyomizu-Gojo Station Kiyomizudera Temple Maruyama Park Ponto-cho Shijo-Kawaramachi Area Yasaka Temple

Starting From
2 Guests / Per Night (Avg. rate)
29,000 yen
  • floor55.0㎡
  • GUESTS~ 6 Guests
  • Bedrooms1 Bedroom(s)
  • Beds0 Bed(s)?Single × 0Semi-double × 0Double × 0Sofa × 0
  • Futons6 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
  • 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 ideal location to some of Kyoto's most popular sightseeing spots, this beautiful machiya is the perfect place for guests who wish to immerse themselves in the city's rich history.

Although located in the heart of Gion, once you have stepped inside this property, you will be able to escape into a wondrous place of tradition & culture. "Gion Koyu-an" is an accommodation facility that enables you to charter and stay at a whole block of “machiya,” Kyoto’s traditional townhouse. A place where you can experience Japanese culture and art first hand as you explore this historical city. Found near the center of the Gion area it is located near popular Gion Hanamikoji Street, where maikos and geikos can be often seen. Other famous sightseeing spots, such as Yasaka Shrine, Kodaiji Temple and Kiyomizu-dera are also very conveniently accessible on foot.

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Starting From
2 Guests / Per Night
29,000 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
  • floor55.0㎡
  • GUESTS~6 GUESTS
  • Bedrooms1 Bedrooms
  • Beds0 Beds?Single × 0Semi-double × 0Double × 0Sofa × 0
  • Futons6 Futons
  • Bathroom2 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

  • Gion Koyu-an Early Showa Period machiya This traditional house has been beautifully restored. Notice such classic features as the wooden ‘bengara-goushi’ lattice windows and the white ‘mushiko’ vertical windows of the 2nd floor.
  • Gion Koyu-an Living room The low table with a sunken floor allows you to relax while being able to stretch your legs out. In the winter, it becomes a ‘kotatsu’ heated table. Enjoy the beautiful patterned ceiling.
    ・Up to 2 x Japanese futon bedding
    ・TV
  • Gion Koyu-an ‘Tsuboniwa’ garden Gaze into the inner garden from the veranda or from the living room by sliding up the ‘yukimi-shoji’ paper screen. From mid-March to mid-April, enjoy your own view of the cherry blossoms.
  • Gion Koyu-an Two bathrooms Each bathroom has a luxurious wooden bathtub and shower. The 2nd floor bathtub has TV for your entertainment. Lather yourself up using our curated bath amenities in refreshing scents.
  • Gion Koyu-an Den Look out onto the beautiful scenery in this den with paper sliding doors have been designed on a "torinoko" Japanese paper and woodblock-printed ‘karakami’, a specialty of Kyoto.
  • Gion Koyu-an Japanese bedroom The rich wooden ceiling, ‘shoji’ paper window screens and tatami flooring provide a warm, traditional atmosphere to this 2nd floor space. Rest beautifully in the cozy futon bedding.
    ・Up to 4 x Japanese futon bedding
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Local Information

Local Information

Located in the heart of Gion, and within walking distance to the popular Higashiyama Area
Walk down the street to relax and rejuvenate after a day of sightseeing at Kenninji Temple, or head a south for an early morning walk to Kiyomizu Temple to enjoy a rare sight -- walk along the streets leading up to this famous temple without the hustle and bustle of the other tourists.

The main road to the east of "Gion Koyu-an" has many bus stops, which will provide you with easy access to all of Kyoto's sightseeing attractions located. Or, catch a subway and head south towards the famous Fushimi Inari Shrine to view the thousands of red "torii" gates.
Access Information

Access Information

  • Access
  • Address
FROM KYOTO STATION BY SUBWAY
-Approximately 15 minutes by Subway:

1) Take the Kyoto Subway (Karasuma Line)
2) Transfer at Shijo Station to the Hankyu Line
3) Get off at Kawaramachi Station (Exit 1B)
4) Walk to Gion Koyu-an (Approximately 6 minutes on foot)
FROM KYOTO STATION BY TAXI
- Approximately 10 minutes

*You can get to Kyoto station from Kansai International Airport by JR Express HARUKA line (approximately 80 minutes by train)

ADDRESS
560-25 Komatsucho, Higashiyama-ku, Kyoto-shi, Kyoto-fu 605-0811
【2019/20 Year-End Operating Hours】New machiya reservations accepted via only email between 2019/12/30 - 2020/01/03×