. Nijo Sumire-an - MACHIYA RESIDENCE INN | Traditional Holiday House Rentals | Kyoto, Japan
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A quaint machiya in a historical neighbourhood. 5-minute walk from UNESCO site Nijo Castle, and 3 stations away from northern Gion MACHIYA RESIDENCE INN KyotoNijo Sumire-an Heian Shrine Nijo Castle Shijo-Omiya Station

Starting From
2 Guests / Per Night (Avg. rate)
30,000 yen
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).
  • floor84.29㎡
  • 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
  • AC (with Heater)AC (with Heater)
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“Nijo Sumire-an” is a machiya vacation home that features a variety of wood native to Japan. The rich, dark wood and lighter cypress woodwork exquisitely come together to create a tranquil, natural space. The woodwork brings a sense of warmth and relaxation to the house’s minimalistic design. 

From home, walk a couple of blocks away to catch a glimpse of the grand view of the historical Nijo Castle.

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Reserve alongside Akane-an, a neighbouring house, to accommodate up to 10 guests.

Starting From
2 Guests / Per Night
30,000 yen (Avg. rate)
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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).
SPECIAL OFFERS
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Facilities & Amenities
  • floor84.29㎡
  • 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
  • AC (with Heater)AC (with Heater)
Floor Map
Floor Map
Machiya House Features

Machiya House Features

  • Nijo Sumire-an 'Koshi' lattice exterior As you approach a stone-paved alleyway, a beautifully preserved machiya comes into view. The black lattice pairs perfectly with the yellow - and invites you into this bright and airy machiya.

  • Nijo Sumire-an Beautiful woodwork Surround yourself in the warmth of natural materials. The mix of wood of different colours and textures create striking and playful architecture.
  • Nijo Sumire-an Traditional living room Feel free to stretch out your legs at the low table with sunken flooring. Savour a cup of tea as you gaze out onto the garden. Experience Japanese living here.
    ・Up to 2 x Japanese futon bedding
  • Nijo Sumire-an Western and Japanese bedrooms Retreat into the Western bedroom with hardwood floors, dark wood beams and gorgeous sunlight. Just adjacent is the Japanese-style bedroom that features a sloped ceiling, tatami flooring and skylights.
    ・2 x Twin beds
    ・Up to 2 x Japanese futon bedding
  • Nijo Sumire-an Bathrooms Luxuriate in the lemon-scented Hinoki wood bathroom and tub. And feel rejuvenated by our signature bath amenities in soothing lavender and forest scents.
    ・2 x Toilets (1F & 2F)
  • Nijo Sumire-an Kitchen Prepare your favourite meal with local ingredients at the fully equipped kitchen. Complete with a stovetop, fridge, toaster and more, make yourself at home at "Nijo Sumire-an".
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Local Information

Local Information

A 5-minute walk from Nijo Castle and within easy walking distance to Karasume Oike subway station.
Its close proximity to a lively local 'shoutengai' - long street lined with various markets and eateries - will allow you to shop and dine as the locals do.

This house is a short walk away from Nijo Castle, Mibu Temple, Nishiki Market, the Shinsen-en Garden, and more. The popular Gion area is also easily accessible from "Sumire-an". Take a short bus ride to towards this beautifully preserved historical neighborhood.

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Access Information

Access Information

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FROM KYOTO STATION BY SUBWAY
-Approximately 16 minutes by Subway:
1) Take the Kyoto Subway (Karasuma Line)
2) Transfer at Karasuma-Oike Station to Tozai Line
3) Get off at Nijo-jo Mae Station
4) Walk to "Nijo Sumire-an" (Approximately 6 minutes on foot)
FROM KYOTO STATION BY TAXI
– Approximately 15 minutes (about 3.5 kilometers)
*You can get to Kyoto station from Kansai International Airport by JR Express HARUKA line (approximately 80 minutes by train)
ADDRESS
172-8 Kaji-cho Nakagyo-ku、 Kyoto 604-8267, Japan