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The Gion Apartments - A Sleek and Modern Hotel Alternative, Excellent Gion Location

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    Property description
    Kyoto
    |
    Condo/Apartment – 
    1 Bedroom, 1 Bathroom, Sleeps 3
    For the independent traveler to Kyoto looking to live very much as a local, the Gion Apartments are a perfect alternative to run-of-the-mill hotels in the same price category. Each apartment is outfitted with the same basics that one has for apartment living…a fully stocked kitchen, laundry facilities, and more space than one finds in a typical hotel room. The apartments are furnished with a careful eye to aesthetics as well as comfort.

    Provided for your comfort are two twin beds, with an additional single futon available upon request. In addition there is a sofa with coffee table, a small dining table with chairs, fully equipped kitchen, and washer and dryer. Also there is a television as well as a high-speed wireless internet connection.

    In terms of size, the apartments are roughl...
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  • Amenities & details
    • Air Conditioning
    • Alarm Clock
    • Dryer
    • Internet Access
    • Linens Provided
    • Local Guides/Maps
    • Microwave
    • Paper Towels Provided
    • Refrigerator
    • Soap/Shampoo Provided
    • Stove
    • Towels Provided
    • Washer
    Suitability
    • Wheelchair Access:
      Ask
    • Elder Access:
      Yes
    • Pets Allowed:
      No
    • Smoking Allowed:
      No
    • Suitable for Children:
      Yes
    Listing #FK231535 by: FlipKey
  • Rates

    Rates are calculated based on the latest information provided. Please contact the manager/owner to confirm actual rates for your requested dates.

      Begins Ends Min stay Weeknight Weekend night
    Default - - 5 nights
    $117
    JPY12,000
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    high season Mar 1, 2014 May 31, 2014 5 nights
    $146
    JPY15,000
    $146
    JPY15,000
    low season Jun 1, 2014 Aug 31, 2014 5 nights
    $117
    JPY12,000
    --
    high season Sep 1, 2014 Nov 30, 2014 5 nights
    $146
    JPY15,000
    --
    View all periods
    Please note: rates may have been converted from the original local currency to U.S. Dollars and are approximate rates that may change due to exchange rate fluctuation. Please contact the manager to confirm actual rates for your requested dates.
    Additional Rate and Availability Information
    Peak surcharge ¥3,000/nt. applies to these periods: April 1 to 15, July 10 to 20, December 25 to January 5
    Rate is for two persons. 3rd person can stay for additional ¥2000 per night
    **Minimum stay 5 nights
    We accept Visa, Mastercard, Amex, and Paypal.
    Payment by wire transfer also accepted.
  • Property location
    Additional Location Information
    The location is within a modern residential apartment building located in the southern part of Gion, a historic neighborhood located in the Higashiyama district, in central Kyoto. Gion is recognized as one of the most desirable areas for visitors to stay in. As one of the best known geisha districts in Japan, it has many carefully preserved historic buildings, as well as an abundance of temples and tourist sites within walking distance. The back streets of the Gion area are about as charming and atmospheric as you’ll find…perfect for a romantic evening stroll. Shops, restaurants, and access to trains, buses, and taxis are just steps away. Kyoto’s bustling commercial district (Shijo/Kawaramachi) is just 15 minutes’ walk away. Kyoto Station is 15-20 minutes away by bus, or 10 minutes by taxi.
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mollymayl...
west australia
Contributor
14 reviews 14 reviews
6 hotel reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 9, 2014 for a stay in January 2014
1
person found this review helpful

We stayed at the Goin Apartment for 4 nights - very clean and comfy beds. The washing machine with dryer was a bonus. Locating the apartment for self-check-in was a bit of a challenge but locals were very helpful with directions (street names are all in Japanese). Our stay in this apartment was a memorable experience for us as it... more

DVDZ80
Melbourne, Australia
Reviewer
4 reviews 4 reviews
4 hotel reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 31, 2014 for a stay in January 2014

Great little apartment for 2 people. Everything clean, well maintained and worked without any problems. Loved location. Only negative apartment a little dark & needed lights on during the day if home which wasnt often. more

penguin_e...
Los Angeles, California
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 4, 2014 for a stay in December 2013

We thoroughly enjoyed our stay at this wonderful apartment. It was very easy to communicate and make reservation with Mr. Curtis. There was just one minor issue with the accommodation setup for a 3rd person of our party, and the Apt. manager, Ms. Junko quickly resolved it. She was also very responsive to our other inquiries that we had. Thank... more

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Owner
Curtis Hawes
+81 90-8448-4404
Speaks English, Japanese
listed since : Aug 2010
Response Rate: 95 %
Response Time: Within a few hours
Calendar Updated: 1 day ago
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