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Beautiful handmade crafts

was walking to the famous Arashiyama Bamboo Forest, store nestled by a quiet street. Beautifully... read more

Reviewed August 6, 2017
Singapore, Singapore
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Beautiful cushions, bags, purses, kitchenware

Beautiful shop near Arashiyama bamboo grove. I bought a bag but would have liked to buy some other... read more

Reviewed May 11, 2016
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Aug 6, 2017
“Beautiful handmade crafts”
May 11, 2016
“Beautiful cushions, bags, purses, kitchenware”
About "PLATZ" PLATZ was established in NISHIJIN around 1890. Our factory relocated in SAGA-ARASHIYAMA and opened Japanese style futon shop at the same time. Then, our shop was reopened as interior & handmade cushion shop "PLATZ" from 1990. Every...more
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5 Sagatenryujikitatsukurimichicho, Ukyo-ku, Kyoto 616-8384, Kyoto Prefecture
Western Kyoto
+81 75-861-1721
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Reviewed August 6, 2017 via mobile

was walking to the famous Arashiyama Bamboo Forest, store nestled by a quiet street. Beautifully well-made Japanese products. Staff were friendly and attentive to customers needs. Great gifts ideas for the self and friends!

Date of experience: July 2017
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Reviewed May 11, 2016

Beautiful shop near Arashiyama bamboo grove. I bought a bag but would have liked to buy some other things. They have very fine porcelaine bowls and cups, beautiful cushions and many other things. All staff spoke good english and were very kind.

Date of experience: May 2016
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加藤就一, マネージャー at Platz, responded to this reviewResponded May 16, 2016

Dear eijaka, Thank you for coming our shop while you are staying in Japan. Have you enjoyed shopping and sight seeing? We really appreciate your kind message. Thank you very much. Platz Inc.

Reviewed November 13, 2015

Platz carry a range of high quality cushions for every part of your body. Every cushion is carefully designed to give a better support. I bought a high quality Japanese silk comforter and a set of high quality Made in Japan cotton bed sheets at...More

Date of experience: November 2015
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加藤就一, お客様担当マネージャー at Platz, responded to this reviewResponded November 21, 2015

Dear Cherokee68 Thank you for having visited our shop at Arashiyama. Have you spent a good time while stay in JAPAN? We hope that you will enjoy our items. Let me know if there is anyting else we can help you with. Best regards. Platz...More

Western Kyoto
Western Kyoto is home to some of the city's best
eccentricities. Kyoto's Saga-Toriimoto Preserved
Street takes visitors back in time to the Meiji
Period, where old homes have been transformed into tea
houses and eateries. Pleasure boats drift down the
riverbank, under wooden bridges that beckon nature
lovers to hiking trails and botanical walks. The
area's famously tall bamboo groves, monkey park, and
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