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Named after its crimson red design, and inspired by Japanese modernity and traditions. In the lively, central Shijo district. MACHIYA RESIDENCE INN KYOTO ‘Suo-an’ Machiya House Nishiki Market Nishi Honganji Temple Shijo Station Traditional Japanese townhouses

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2 Guests / Per Night
29,000 yen〜 (Avg. rate / Tax Incl.)
  • floor 62㎡
  • GUESTS~ 6 Guests ?

    Recommended Stays:

    ~ 5 Guests (Extra Comfort Stay) ~ 6 Guests (Maximum Occupancy Stay)*

    *This machiya house has obtained a Hotel Business License issued by the Kyoto City Government with permission to accommodate the maximum number of guests as indicated above.

  • Bedrooms 3 Bedroom(s)
  • Beds 2 Bed(s) ?Single × 2Semi-double × 0Double × 0Sofa × 0
  • Futons 4 Futons
  • Bathroom 1 Bathroom
  • toilet 1 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)
KITCHEN
Refrigerator
Induction Stovetop
Microwave
Toaster
Electric Kettle
Rice Cooker
Cookware
Plates, Cups & Cutlery
Kitchen Cloth, Sponge & Dish Soap
Original MACHIYA Coffee
Green Tea & Black Tea
BATHROOM
Face & Bath Towels
Hair Dryer
Shampoo, Conditioner & Body Soap
Hand Soap
AMENITIES / OTHER
Toothbrush & Toothpaste
Razor & Shaving Cream
Cotton Set
Wash Towel
Mini Hairbrush
Free WiFi
TV
Air Conditioner with Heater Function
Washing Machine & Laundry Detergent
Iron & Ironing Board
*Please bring your own pajamas or sleepwear for a pleasant night’s sleep
Click to view this machiya house’s recommended stays and maximum occupancy.

Recommended Stays:

~ 5 Guests (Extra Comfort Stay) ~ 6 Guests (Maximum Occupancy Stay)*

*This machiya house has obtained a Hotel Business License issued by the Kyoto City Government with permission to accommodate the maximum number of guests as indicated above.

*The initial rates shown in the calendar are for single occupancy (1 guest). Update the “Number of Guests” at the top of the calendar, and the rate per person will be displayed according to the number of guests.

‘Suo-an’ machiya house: a traditional holiday house (vacation rental) located just a short walk from downtown Shijo-Karasuma area, and Nishiki Market, Kyoto's traditional food market.

Inspired by the era of new hope, Japan's 'Romantic Taisho Era’ (1912~1926). It was a time when Japan began to be exposed to the West, ushering a shift in design that balanced traditional Japanese style and vibrant Western culture. This machiya house is the perfect balance of traditional Japanese style and vibrant Western culture, with its dark wooden accents and crimson red walls. Slide open the front door to reveal a spacious Japanese-style room, Japanese garden, kitchen, and luxurious bathroom. Partition the Japanese room with the fusuma sliding doors to create a separate bedroom.

Upstairs, you'll find a second Japanese-room in addition to a Western-style bedroom. The Japanese room showcases koshi lattice windows running along one side of the room, while the Western-style bedroom features a vibrant washi light fixture. This renovated Kyoto machiya house also includes modern facilities such as WiFi, IH stovetop, washing machine, and more.

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Starting From 2 Guests / Per Night 29,000 yen〜 (Avg. rate / Tax Incl.)
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Reservations are available up to 6 months in advance
(this includes the current month)

*The initial rates shown in the calendar are for single occupancy (1 guest). Update the “Number of Guests” at the top of the calendar, and the rate per person will be displayed according to the number of guests.

Click to view this machiya house’s recommended stays and maximum occupancy.

Recommended Stays:

~ 5 Guests (Extra Comfort Stay) ~ 6 Guests (Maximum Occupancy Stay)*

*This machiya house has obtained a Hotel Business License issued by the Kyoto City Government with permission to accommodate the maximum number of guests as indicated above.

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Facilities & Amenities
  • floor 62㎡
  • GUESTS~ 6 Guests ?

    Recommended Stays:

    ~ 5 Guests (Extra Comfort Stay) ~ 6 Guests (Maximum Occupancy Stay)*

    *This machiya house has obtained a Hotel Business License issued by the Kyoto City Government with permission to accommodate the maximum number of guests as indicated above.

  • Bedrooms 3 Bedrooms
  • Beds 2 Beds ?Single × 2Semi-double × 0Double × 0Sofa × 0
  • Futons 4 Futons
  • Bathroom 1 Bathroom
  • toilet 1 Toilet(s)
  • WiFiWiFi
  • Floor HeatingFloor Heating
  • KitchenKitchen
  • Electric StoveElectric Stove
  • MicrowaveMicrowave
  • TVTV
  • HairdryerHairdryer
  • AmenitiesAmenities
  • Washing MachineWashing Machine
  • IronIron
  • AC (with Heater)AC (with Heater)
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Machiya House Features

Machiya House Features

  • ‘Suo-an’ Machiya House Wooden Lattice While passerbys cannot look in, lattice allows those inside to enjoy the outside view. It also allows sunlight to pour into the house, creating a warm and cozy atmosphere.
  • ‘Suo-an’ Machiya House Red Colour This deep colour is found in many elements throughout "Suo-an". Notice how the crimson of the walls, lanterns and noren curtains change along with the natural light.
    ・TV
  • ‘Suo-an’ Machiya House Soft illumination Warm lighting plays up the deep red and sleek black create a luxurious ambiance in this Japanese room. Bask in the natural light filtering through the lattice windows.
    ・Up to 2 x Japanese futon bedding
  • ‘Suo-an’ Machiya House Western-style Bedroom Traditional wooden beams along the bedroom’s high ceilings create an open space. The red light fixture above the bed showcases a modern take on the traditional Japanese paper lantern.
    ・2 x Twin beds
  • ‘Suo-an’ Machiya House Bathroom Relax in serenity in this bathroom lined with lemon-scented cypress wood, a granite-tiled bathtub and a garden view. Custom-created bath amenities will leave you refreshed and ready for the day.
  • ‘Suo-an’ Machiya House Japanese-Style Rooms Appreciate the architecture of the open ceilings, exposed wooden beams and tatami mats. The lattice windows allow natural light to bathe the room in a soft glow.
    ・Up to 2 x Japanese futon bedding

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Local Information

Local Information

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In the bustling Shijo downtown area - Kyoto's popular shopping and dining district.
Easy walking distance to Shijo subway station, just 2 stops from Kyoto Station.
Within the Shijo area, you will find "Nishiki Market," a lively shopping arcade with shops that sell fresh seafood & poultry, Kyoto-grown produce, hand-made side dishes, and more.

Explore the entire Higashiyama area. You'll be able to see the wonders of Kiyomizu Temple, the cherry-blossom lined Philosopher's Path during the spring, the cool gardens of Kenninji Temple, and more. Take the Kyoto City Subway West to Nijo Castle -- a castle with an interesting history and background regarding its former resident and architecture.

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Access Information

Access Information

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FROM KYOTO STATION BY SUBWAY
-Approximately 14 minutes
1) Take the Kyoto Subway (Karasuma Line towards Kokusaikaikan Station)
2) Get off at “Shijo” Station (Exit 6)
3) Walk to Suo-an (Approximately 9 minutes on foot)
FROM KYOTO STATION BY TAXI
– Approximately 8 minutes
*You can get to Kyoto station from Kansai International Airport by JR Express HARUKA line (approximately 80 minutes by train)
240-38 Eiyoji-cho Shimogyo-ku, Kyoto 600-8463, Japan

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