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Kyoto machiya townhouse near Gion

  • From outside in the arcade
    From outside in the arcade
    From outside in the arcade
    Earthen floor dining room
    Bath with garden view
    Downstairs toward the back
    Downstairs Japanese room
    Property description
    Rental Home – 
    3 Bedrooms, 1 Bathroom, Sleeps 7
    Rent a whole Kyoto traditional townhouse by the day for up to 7 people. Unlike a Ryokan there are no rules like having to be back by a certain time of night. Instead, enjoy the space and freedom of having an entire house to yourself.

    Komachiya is a thoroughly authentic Kyoto-style house, with traditional and antique effects, wood, plaster and tatami interior, 2-storeys with large tatami sleeping and living rooms, full-facililty kitchen, separate bathroom and toilets, exquisite exterior garden.

    Komachiya is located inside a local shopping arcade. Buy ingredients just outside your front door, then bring them home and throw them in a nabe hotpot. World famous Gion area, Kiyomizudera and Nanzenji are all within easy walking distance. For sightseeing, nightlife, restaurants and shopping, you...
  • Amenities & details
    • Air Conditioning
    • Alarm Clock
    • Books
    • Dryer
    • Freezer
    • Garden or Yard
    • Grill
    • Housekeeping Optional
    • Internet Access
    • Linens Provided
    • Local Guides/Maps
    • Microwave
    • Paper Towels Provided
    • Refrigerator
    • Satellite TV
    • Soap/Shampoo Provided
    • Stove
    • Toaster
    • Towels Provided
    • Washer
    • Wheelchair Access:
    • Elder Access:
    • Pets Allowed:
    • Smoking Allowed:
    • Suitable for Children:
    Listing #FK268951 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 Per night
    Default - - 3 nights
    Additional Rate and Availability Information
    Rates are all inclusive of fees, taxes, etc. (breakfast and other meals are not provided.)
    The rates presented here are Regular Season rates. There are also High and Special Season rates.
    High Season rates are 20% above Regular Season rates.
    Special Season rates are 30% above Regular Season rates.

    Bookings are accepted only up to 6 months in advance.
    Please pay in advance by Japanese yen through PayPal, within 7 days of making your booking.

    High season includes cherry blossum season in end March- early April, Golden Week in late April-early May, autumn in November and early December, and some other special days.
    Special Season includes Gion Festival in July, Obon in mid-August, Christmas and around New Years Day.
    Please contact us to find out about these times.Or see the calendar on the Komachiya website.
  • Property location
    Additional Location Information
    Komachiya is ideally situated within walking distance of the many famous sights of Kyoto, from the temples and shrines to the geisha tea houses of Gion. It is also close to the bright lights of the shopping, dining and entertainments districts of Kawaramachi and Ponto-cho.

    1 min walk from Higashiyama subway station.
    7 min walk from Sanjo station.
    15 min by taxi from Kyoto station.(depending on traffic)
    Furukawa-cho, higashiyama-ku, kyoto
    Nearby cities
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English first
Melbourne, Australia
Senior Contributor
29 reviews 29 reviews
10 hotel reviews
17 helpful votes 17 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago for a stay in September 2014

We enjoyed our stay very much. The townhouse had everything we needed. A lot of thought had gone into what people may need. We liked the ambience and decor. When we returned from being out and about, we felt like we were returning home. We liked being in the arcade, with little shops, family mart, etc. There was plenty of... more

San Mateo, California
1 review
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 29, 2014 for a stay in July 2014
people found this review helpful

This is a beautifully and sensitively renovated machiya home on the east side of Kyoto, convenient to many attractions and close to shopping and restaurants. The host took time to meet us when we arrived and farewell us when we left, and even had vases of fresh flowers. The instructions in English for the various appliances were very clear, and... more

Brooklyn, NY
11 reviews 11 reviews
10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 10, 2014 for a stay in June 2014
person found this review helpful

One of the ways to experience Kyoto is to stay at machiya, historical townhouse. This particular machiya was in proximity to train and sites at Higashyama. The owner did a great job at renovating and decorating the place. Besides that, the house had everything you can possibly need during the stay. I'd definitely want to come back to this place... more

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