This is an apartment hotel Moore than anything else. Small rooms with a kitchenette. No real reception,but caretaker seems to live in the building. A neighbour swiftly summoned her when I arrived,I got a key card for the room and info on where to wash clothes if needed, clean room with balcony,small bathroom, water kettle tv and very fast wired... More
Hot springs and historic temples characterize the leafy landscapes of Northern Kyoto. Acres of tranquil residential streets are interrupted by some of Kyoto's most gorgeous architectural gems, including the majestic Golden Pavilion of Kinkakuji, the serene artistry of the Ryoanji Temple rock gardens, and the bold red paint across the structures of Enryakuji Temple. Once a religious core of the city, the district now boasts some of its most remote and peaceful hot springs, as well as a few of its best family-run mom-and-pop restaurants. A blend of extremely local at its outskirts, and highly peopled at its tourist centers, Northern Kyoto nonetheless retains a halcyon air in harmony with nature.