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Stylish & Innovative Machiya in the Central Kyoto

  • Stylish and innovative Machiya Townhouse lcoated in the central Kyoto near Kawaramachi and Gion
    Stylish and innovative Machiya Townhouse lcoated in the central Kyoto near Kawaramachi and Gion
    Stylish and innovative Machiya Townhouse lcoated in the central Kyoto near Kawaramachi and Gion
    The exterior of Shikokuan Machiya Residence Inn
    Living room, Tatami Bedroom and Garden
    Property description
    Rental Home – 
    2 Bedrooms, 1 Bathroom, Sleeps 4
    Situated in the heart of Kyoto is Shikokuan Machiya Residence Inn, a stylish and innovative machiya accommodation. Located on a serene backstreet near the Takasegawa River, one of the most popular cherry blossom spots in Kyoto, you will also find yourself to be a short walk away from the famous Gion area. This area is where Geiko/Maiko are frequently spotted on Hanamikoji Street and the traditional cobbled streets of Ponto-cho, you will also find it to be lined with bustling restaurants and bars. On the other side of this Machiya, you will find Kyoto's most popular shopping centers on the corner of Kawaramachi and Shijo streets and the exciting Nishiki food market. This property can accommodate from 2 to 4 guests.

    This traditionally 90-year-old townhouse can be id...
  • Amenities & details
    • Air Conditioning
    • Alarm Clock
    • Dryer
    • Freezer
    • Internet Access
    • Linens Provided
    • Microwave
    • Refrigerator
    • Shared Yard
    • Single Beds:(1)
    • Soap/Shampoo Provided
    • Stove
    • Telephone
    • Toaster
    • Towels Provided
    • Washer
    • Wheelchair Access:
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    • Pets Allowed:
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    Listing #FKN3833547 by: FlipKey
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Sydney, Australia
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 24, 2014 for a stay in April 2014

From the time we made enquiries to the end of the stay; we were looked after with services above 5 star hotels. We also enjoyed the beautiful facilities and the convenient location. THANK YOU to all the staffs in Machiya Residence Inn for a memorable and enjoyable stay in Kyoto. more

Management response:

Thank you for your review. We are glad that you were able to enjoy your stay in Shikoku-an and Kyoto. Please don't hesitate to let us know if you plan another trip to Kyoto in the future! We'll do our utmost to make your stay enjoyable! From all the staff at Machiya Residence Inn more

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Oakville, Canada
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3 reviews
3 hotel reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 23, 2014 for a stay in June 2014

If you want an authentic Kyoto experience you must stay here. The home was beautiful, clean and had modern amenities. The location is perfect and pretty easy to get to. We loved the neighbourhood with all the restaurants and lovely walking path along the river. We have 2 young children and we had plenty of space to eat and sleep.... more

Management response:

Thank you very much for your review. We are pleased to hear that your family enjoyed Shikoku-an, and had plenty of space for everyone. Our apologies for the confusion with the location of the check-in office. We will strive to make the instructions easier to follow in the future. Thank you again, and we hope to see you again in... more

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Sydney, Australia
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 12, 2014 for a stay in January 2014

Recently stayed at the Shikokuan in January 2014. We were really looking forward to this and were not disappointed. This machiya is situated in a great location. It is near to all of the action - both shopping, dining and sightseeing - but still quiet and peaceful during the evenings - which is very welcome for Kyoto due to the...


Management response:

We are delighted to hear that you thoroughly enjoyed your stay at Shikokuan. As you mentioned, the great location makes it easy to access all the popular sites in the... more

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Machiya Residence Inn Kyoto .
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Listed since : Jun 2013
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