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Yume Kyoto

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great experience

I took my daughters to Yume Kyoto on a very hot summer day. We went up to the 4th floor of a grey... read more

Reviewed July 19, 2018
Nicole S
Great kimono experience, but maybe shop around for your options

At Yume Kyoto during the start of spring, I got to choose from three options of kimono, all... read more

Reviewed April 15, 2016
Katie J
Orlando, Florida
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300 Kitagawa, Gioncho, Higashiyama-ku | 4F Yasaka Building Across, Higashiyama, Kyoto 605-0073, Kyoto Prefecture
+81 75-561-9410
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Reviewed July 19, 2018

I took my daughters to Yume Kyoto on a very hot summer day. We went up to the 4th floor of a grey building right next to Yasaka Shrine and we were greeted by friendly staff members. They put all of the girls belongings in...More

Thank Nicole S
Reviewed April 8, 2018

My fiance and I signed up for the combo of Camellia tea ceremony and Yume Kyoto kimono rental, which I highly recommend because you save 2000 yen on the kimono rental. The service was so friendly here! They helped me choose everything - kimono, obi,...More

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Reviewed June 11, 2017 via mobile

We spent a day at Gion area in Kyoto wearing Kimono hired from Yume. The Kimono (both men and women) are stunning with a wide range of options to select from. The staff speak perfect English which make the selection process a lot easier. We...More

Thank VictoriaLe1862017
Reviewed June 6, 2017

I did the package deal with Camelia tea ceremony, which brought the price down by about 2,000 yen. Lots of choices to pick from, and the person who dressed me in kimono was quick and friendly. The most disappointing part was probably the reception person/girl...More

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Reviewed April 15, 2016

At Yume Kyoto during the start of spring, I got to choose from three options of kimono, all differing in price: the first set was about 4400 yen, the second about 5500 yen, and the last about 8300 yen; as you go higher in price,...More

2  Thank Katie J
Reviewed October 23, 2015 via mobile

Joined a package for kimono and hair setting. There were plenty of choices of kimono (both price and quality) to choose from and they were beautiful. The process was quick and the staff were polite and will accommodate your need as much as possible. It...More

Reviewed July 9, 2015

My wife and daughter had a great experience with this. You can hire a kimono/yukata for the day, at around 400Yen; depending on which outfit you chose. However, you need to return at 5pm before the shop closes. So the best time to go get...More

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Reviewed June 28, 2013

We visited Yume Kyoto on 15 June 2013, took a day trip via Nozomi from Tokyo. Many travel agencies in Indonesia do not offer this kind of experience so I was excited when one of my friend in Tokyo offered to take me and my...More

3  Thank LinaHalim
Reviewed May 28, 2013

We rented Kimono for the day and walked around Kiyomizuji and area. The prices were fairly reasonable and you could have your hair styled for a small extra cost.

2  Thank Lindsey F
Reviewed April 17, 2013

Very convenient location in Gion, excellent service, communicative English. Make a reservation in advance as they are very popular. Yume Kyoto offers kimonos in different designs and colors for men and women. It only costs 3,500 yen to hire a kimono. They will assist you...More

2  Thank Supermartyna
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Gion is Kyoto's famed Geisha District (called "Geiko"
in Kyoto). Though Gion's many tea houses and
entertainment restaurants are closed to foreigners,
Geiko and Maiko in their traditional makeup with
gilded hair in full kimono can be seen drifting the
streets on their way to and from work, where they fan
dance, sing, and play instruments for customers. Gion
lights up at night, when the ancient-looking streets
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July 30, 2016|
Response from Katie J | Reviewed this property |
You leave it in the shop; they have a place for it. :)