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Kyoto machiya townhouse near Gion

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    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
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    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
    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
    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
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English first
Brooklyn, NY
11 reviews 11 reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 10, 2014 for a stay in June 2014

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

Shanghai, China
3 reviews 3 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 3, 2014 for a stay in June 2014

If there is one thing I cannot stress enough about lodging it's 'location, location, location!!!!' Komachiya is unparalleled in this aspect as it's at the corner of two large avenues connecting the major sights of the Higashiyama area. Having a 24hr grocery store, a 24 laundromat, and 24 convenient stores just around the corner, and also being within a 10-minute... more

London, United Kingdom
2 reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 30, 2014 for a stay in April 2014
person found this review helpful

My wife and I were looking for an different experience on returning to Kyoto, last time was the Gran Via Hotel in the station, this time we wanted to experience Kyoto on a more street level. What you have is a traditional Kyoto Machiya in Northern Higashiyama, just a series of easy walks from many temples and attractions on the... more

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