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A traditional machiya just 3 stops from the main Kyoto Station, and 2-minute walk from UNESCO site, Nijo Castle. Kumashu-an Kyoto Imperial Palace Kyoto International Manga Museum Nijo Castle Shijo-Kawaramachi Area

Starting From
2 Guests / Per Night (Avg. rate)
27,000 yen
  • floor43.85㎡
  • GUESTS~ 4 Guests
  • Bedrooms1 Bedroom(s)
  • Beds2 Bed(s)?Single × 2Semi-double × 0Double × 0Sofa × 0
  • Futons2 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)
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).

This charming machiya house can accommodate up to 4 guests. From the tsuboniwa garden, to the hibukuro chimney -- each detail of this house has been carefully preserved to illustrate the beauty of the kyo-machiya house.

The exterior boasts lattice windows, while the interior features tatami mat flooring and earthen walls to provide a warm and inviting atmosphere. This house is ideal for smaller groups of family and friends looking for an intimate and relaxing space during your time in Kyoto.

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Starting From
2 Guests / Per Night
27,000 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
  • floor43.85㎡
  • GUESTS~4 GUESTS
  • Bedrooms1 Bedrooms
  • Beds2 Beds?Single × 2Semi-double × 0Double × 0Sofa × 0
  • Futons2 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

  • Kumashu-an Koshi Latticework A traditional architectural feature of machiya houses, wooden lattice creates a striking and mysterious exterior that transports you into traditional Japan.
    ・Washing machine in the front room
  • Kumashu-an A Traditional, Vibrant Machiya Enter this machiya and find delight. Playful splashes of colour add freshness to each of the rooms and pair perfectly with the black lattice exterior and rich woodwork.
  • Kumashu-an The Heart of the Home From the living room, gaze out onto the garden and bask in the natural light pouring through the lattice. Relax here and relive today's adventures as you enjoy a meal and sip on a cup of tea.
    ・Up to 2 x Japanese futon bedding
  • Kumashu-an Kitchen Prepare your favourite light meal in the alcove kitchen, which is covered in traditional blue washi paper. From the stovetop, tableware and more, you have everything you need here.
  • Kumashu-an Western-Style Bedroom Push aside the pale blue fusuma doors to reveal the bedroom. The brick red ceiling and wooden flooring are illuminated by traditional paper lanterns, creating a warm and inviting space.
    ・2 x Twin beds
  • Kumashu-an Bathroom Tiled from floor to ceiling, pamper yourself with custom bath amenities in a room that features a cyprus wooden ceiling. Soak in the large tub and rejuvenate under the shower.
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Local Information

Local Information

A traditional machiya tucked away within a quiet neighborhood 4 minutes from Nijo Castle.
Take the Kyoto City Subway to the west, and find yourself in Arashiyama. You'll be able to explore the lush green bamboo forests, marvel at the mountains, and appreciate the Tenryuji Temple and gardens.

Head east to find yourself in Gion, and the Higashiyama Area -- where streets are filled with shrines, stone cobbled streets and rows of traditional houses.

Venture north towards the Imperial Palace -- the heart of the city, and with impressive ground filled with cherry blossom & plum blossom trees.
Access Information

Access Information

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  • Address
FROM KYOTO STATION BY SUBWAY
-Approximately 15 minutes by Subway:
1) Take the Karasuma Line and get off at "Karasuma Oike" Station
2) Exit from Exit 2 (出口2)
3) Walk to Kumashu-an (Approximately 10 minutes on foot)
FROM KYOTO STATION BY TAXI
-Approximately 15 minutes (Taxi fare is between 1200 yen to 1,500 yen)
*You can get to Kyoto station from Kansai International Airport by JR Express HARUKA line (approximately 80 minutes by train)
ADDRESS
347-3 Furushirocho Nakagyo-ku, Kyoto 604-0045
【2019/20 Year-End Operating Hours】New machiya reservations accepted via only email between 2019/12/30 - 2020/01/03×