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Authentic Machiya Townhouse in the heart of Gion

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    Property description
    Rental Home – 
    1 Bedroom, 2 Bathrooms, Sleeps 4
    This is an accommodation facility that enables you to charter and stay at a whole block of “machiya,” Kyoto’s traditional townhouse. It is a place where you can experience Japanese culture and art created with obsession of the owner who is a painter in Kyoto.

    It is the nearest machiya accommodation facility to the center area of Gion in Kyoto and is located in an alley connected to popular Gion Hanamikoji where maikos and geikos can be often seen. Popular sightseeing spots, Yasaka Shrine, Kodaiji Temple and Kiyomizu-dera are also very conveniently accessible on foot.

    This house obtains official hotel/inn business license and complies with the Building Standard Law and the Fire Services Act in Japan. You may securely stay in this house while enjoying your trip in Kyoto.

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  • Amenities & details
    • Air Conditioning
    • Alarm Clock
    • Freezer
    • Housekeeping Optional
    • Internet Access
    • Linens Provided
    • Local Guides/Maps
    • Microwave
    • Patio
    • Refrigerator
    • Satellite TV
    • Soap/Shampoo Provided
    • Stove
    • Toaster
    • Towels Provided
    • Wheelchair Access:
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    • Pets Allowed:
    • Smoking Allowed:
    • Suitable for Children:
    Listing #FK295662 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 Per week
    Default - - 1 night
    Staying for 3 or... Apr 12, 2014 Mar 31, 2015 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
    Please see the following details to find out more about the rates;

    - 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 4 people. Please ask if you have more than 4 people staying together.
    - 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 persons- From 27,000 yen per night
    3 persons- From 30,000 yen per night
    4 persons- From 33,000 yen per night

    The rate for staying for 3 nights or more;

    2 persons- From 24,000 yen per night
    3 persons- From 27,000 yen per night
    4 persons- From 30,000 yen per night

    The rate for staying for 6 nights or more;

    2 persons- From 22,000 yen...
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23 reviews 23 reviews
4 hotel reviews
35 helpful votes 35 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 7, 2014 for a stay in July 2014

Wonderful property right in the heart of Gion on a quiet, residential alley - you really feel like a local staying there! The Machiya has been beautifully restored in traditional manner but also has been tastefully updated to include all the modern comforts (plus a more-than-adequate kitchen (fridge, microwave, induction burner, sink) if you want to pick up some local... more

Los Angeles, California
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 25, 2014 for a stay in April 2014

We had a wonderful stay at Machiya Townhouse. The house was clean and in the best location. We traveled with our family including 3 small children. There was a total of two bedrooms upstairs and that could sleep 6. For larger groups there is two rooms downstair where extra people could sleep. The Japanese bathtub was a special treat, it... more

Surfers Paradise, Australia
2 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 23, 2014 for a stay in June 2014

What a great little find right in the heart of the Geisha district Gion, very clean and spacious for the three of us. My only little complaint is that it can be a little loud due to the odd passing car/scooter. The office was a great help with arranging and reorganising our stay (we wanted to stay longer) which was...


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Machiya Residence Inn Kyoto
Speaks English
Listed since : Aug 2010
Response Rate: 100 %
Response Time: Within a few hours
Calendar Updated: 2 days ago
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