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Jizo-An-Travellers Cottage-Beautiful Machiya

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    Property description
    Kyoto
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    Rental Home – 
    1 Bedroom, 1 Bathroom, Sleeps 2
    Accommodations: House, 1 Bedroom + Other (See Description), 1 Bath (Sleeps 2)

    Jizo is the guardian of travellers and An means cottage or 'quiet retreat', hence travellers cottage.

    Jizo-An is located in an alleyway of only 5 houses ensuring that the house is completely quiet yet allowing immediate access to the middle of Kyoto’s historical Higashiyama district. Guests can return, relax, have a rest, shower, sleep, change clothes or have a cup of tea while still remaining in the historical area. The house is small, one bedroom upstairs, kitchen/lounge downstairs. It has been lovingly restored in the traditional style of an old Kyoto Teahouse.

    The house is actually more beautiful than the photos can show.

    Jizo-an is furnished with antiques along with modern amenities like air-co...
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  • Amenities & details
    • Air Conditioning
    • Dryer
    • DVD Player
    • Internet Access
    • Linens Provided
    • Local Guides/Maps
    • Microwave
    • Refrigerator
    • Safe
    • Satellite TV
    • Soap/Shampoo Provided
    • Stove
    • Toaster
    • Towels Provided
    • Washer
    Suitability
    • Wheelchair Access:
      No
    • Elder Access:
      No
    • Pets Allowed:
      No
    • Smoking Allowed:
      No
    • Suitable for Children:
      No
    Listing #FK393715 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 - - 3 nights
    $98
    JPY10,000
    $588
    JPY60,000
    Regular Season May 6, 2014 Jul 11, 2014 3 nights
    $98
    JPY10,000
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    Festival Season Jul 12, 2014 Jul 16, 2014 3 nights
    $157
    JPY16,000
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    Middle Season Jul 17, 2014 Aug 12, 2014 3 nights
    $118
    JPY12,000
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    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
    Normal Season rate
    2 Guests ....¥15,000/night
    High Season rate ... Add 3,000JPY / night on above rates
    High Season is as below.
    Apr.1-13, Apr.27-May.5, Jul.13-16, Sep.14-15, Oct.12-13, Nov.15-30, Dec.31-Jan.3
    3 night minimum
    Payment only in JAPANESE YEN.
    Credit card acceptable.
  • Property location
    Additional Location Information
    Jizo-An is located in the temple district of Kyoto adjacent to Kyoto’s Higashiyama tourist area. Kyoto's famous gardens, temples, antique shops& restaurants are all within a few minites walk. The area around the house has many interesting shops and is steeped in Kyoto history.
    Also, very importantly, everything you may need, from grocery stores, drugstore, cafes, post office, English speaking medical cnt, pizza, liquor store, fruit and vegetable market is less than one minutes walk.

    The highlights of Kyoto; Heian Jinju, Kyoto Museum, Nanzenji, Kodaiji and Chion-in Temples, Maruyama Park, Philosophers Path and many more are an easy stroll from Jizo-An. There are many interesting cafes, antique shops and specialty shops that make sweets, incense and bags from old kimonos. Fifteen minutes away are the Higashiyama mountains that have superb hiking. Also the upmarket restaurant area of Pontocho along the banks of the Kamagawa River is an easy stroll. This whole area is flat and an...
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MikeandGw...
Queanbeyan, Australia
1 review
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 3, 2014 for a stay in April 2014

My wife and I had a very enjoyable and comfortable stay in this small suburban machiya (equivalent to a tiny one bedroom unit in Australia). The Windows To Japan web photos and information represent it well. Ideally placed for many things of interest to tourists (within walking distance), it was also a very real Japanese experience. Very little to almost... more

A FlipKey verified reviewer
Singapore
4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 5, 2013 for a stay in November 2013
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person found this review helpful

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A FlipKey verified reviewer
Sydney Australia
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 2, 2013 for a stay in November 2013

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Owner
Avi Lugasi
Speaks English
Listed since : May 2010
Response Rate: 100 %
Response Time: Within a day
Calendar Updated: 2 days ago
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