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Akahime

Closes in 6 min: 9:00 AM - 7:00 PM
Open today: 9:00 AM - 7:00 PM
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Enjoyable experience of wearing kimono, ladies have good English

My husband and I rented kimonos here, finding the shop by accident somewhat. The ladies let me... read more

Reviewed May 17, 2017
NadiaKUAE
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Dubai, United Arab Emirates
Convenient, but not the best of service

Apparently my wife and her friend waited like half an hour for service and then they "did" their... read more

Reviewed April 22, 2017
leesensei
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May 17, 2017
“Enjoyable experience of wearing kimono, ladies have good English”
Apr 22, 2017
“Convenient, but not the best of service ”
About
Akahime offers unique, convenient, and affordable kimono rentals & purchases for all ages & sizes in the scenic Arashiyama district of Kyoto. Our new Kiyomizu location is also now open! Rental package includes kimono, footwear, handbag, parasol, and...more
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Hours Today: 9:00 AM - 7:00 PM
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Suggested duration: 1-2 hours
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3-56 Susukinobabacho, Sagatenryuji, Ukyo, Kyoto 616-8385, Kyoto Prefecture
Western Kyoto
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+81 75-865-1180
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Reviewed May 17, 2017

My husband and I rented kimonos here, finding the shop by accident somewhat. The ladies let me choose a kimono from hundreds of different patterns and styles, and then helped me find an obi to match. I asked them to do my hair in a...More

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Reviewed April 22, 2017 via mobile

Apparently my wife and her friend waited like half an hour for service and then they "did" their hair. Didn't look much different from their regular hair. Not the cheapest, but it's close and convenient. Probably can find a better one nearby.More

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Management response:Responded May 3, 2017

Hi leesensei! Thank you so much for visiting us and for your feedback. We are happy that you found our location convenient, but we sincerely apologize for the wait your wife and her friend experienced. Especially due to the peak season currently, we are working...More

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