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Quality Machiya to Feel the Local Atmosphere

Front of the house
5.0 of 5 stars
10 reviews
Front of the house
Entrance area
House entrance and Internet space
House entrance with amber coloured ramps
Through to dining area
Self-contained kitchen
Kitchen area
Dining area / Bedroom 3
Plasma TV with English channels available
Dining table and Zabuton cushions all made by craftsmen in Kyoto
Fridge, microwave and safety box
Japanese garden
Japanese garden 2
Maple leaves
Garden bathroom
Bedroom 1 (2 western beds)
Bedroom 2 (2 sets of futon)
Laundry space and toilet 2
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2 Bedrooms, 1 Bathroom, Sleeps 6
A traditional Japanese townhouse that lies in the Higashiyama area where many of Kyoto`s cultural heritage sites remain. The house is situated in an ideal location with easy access to popular sightseeing spots such as Gion, Kiyomizu-dera Temple, Sanjusangen-do, Fushimi-Inari Taisha, and is just one station away from Kyoto station. This beautifully renovated property can accommodate up to 6 people.

An open, and airy entrance way will greet you as you slide open the wooden doors. From here, the natural light peeking through the latticed doors, and the warm glow from the amber-coloured light fixtures will lead you further into the Machiya.

The living space is fitted with quintessential tatami flooring found in many Japanese houses, while the kitchen features a high ceiling known as a “hibukuro” (or...
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About the owner, Machiya Residence Inn Kyoto .
Languages spoken: English
Response Rate: 100 %
Response Time: Within a few hours
Calendar Updated: 2 days ago
Listed since : Jun 2015
Overall rating: 4.9 / 5.0
Based on 118 reviews and 17 properties
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Listing #FKN3939219 by: FlipKey
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Kaohsiung, Kaohsiung, Taiwan
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 17, 2014 for a stay in November 2014

It was an excellent choice to stay in Machiya residence inn. The property we stayed in was Kohakuan. It was cozy and full of Kyoto atmosphere. This property is perfect for small group of friends or small family and it is also very convenient with nearby bus station and JR station. It is highly recommened to stay here!! more

Management response:

Thank you for all of your lovely comments about the Kohaku-an machiya. We are happy to hear that you were able to enjoy your stay and fully experience everything that Kyoto has to offer. Although machiya properties are not typically very large, it is a perfect accommodation for smaller groups of people who wish to fully immerse themselves in Kyoto’s... more

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New York City, New York
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3 reviews
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 11, 2013 for a stay in November 2013

It is very comfortable n cozy place to stay for my family of 4 adults after long day traveling but have to study tour guide book to get information for tour before you arrive. No CONCIERGE SERVICE It is walking distance to downtown n Gion area. more

Management response:

Thank you for staying at Kohakuan with your family. Although there is no concierge service, our offices are conveniently located near Kyoto Station, enabling us to respond immediately to any... more

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Melanie C
Sydney, Australia
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 4, 2012 for a stay in November 2012

We loved our stay at this Machiya. It is very small but well laid out to make the most of the space. The Manager (Hiro) is very friendly and helpful to assist you with any special requests (e.g. local restaurants and a local playground for our 2 yr old). We loved our stay. However, you need to want to stay... more

Management response:

Thank you very much for your stay. We also appreciate your nice comments about our facilities and service. It was nice meeting with you and your family and we look... more

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Oct 5, 2014 -
Mar 31, 2016
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  • Additional person: $28 / stay - Fee
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- The above rates are based on 2 persons and may vary depending on the number of people, weekend/public holidays, season and length of stay.
- The additional charge of 3,000 yen will apply per person / night. The maximum capacity is 6 people.
- The rate includes the bathroom amenities, towels, linens and housekeeping service once in three days.

The rate for staying for 1 or 2 night(s):

2 people / From 22,000 yen per night
3 people / From 25,000 yen per night
4 people / From 28,000 yen per night
5 people / From 31,000 yen per night
6 people / From 34,000 yen per night

The rate for staying for 3 nights or more:

2 persons - From 20,000 yen per night
3 persons - From 23,000 yen per night
4 persons - From 26,000 yen per night
5 persons - From 29,000 yen per night
6 persons - From 32,0...
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