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Mission Gion - CLOSED

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Kimono dress up experience in the cultural city

Had a great experience with Mission Gion. Initially I booked the appointment at 10am but due to... read more

Reviewed October 14, 2017
tunaswims
via mobile
A very nice experience

Wearing a kimono while walking around the city of Kyoto is quite an experience and definitively... read more

Reviewed May 7, 2017
mfCostigliole
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Oct 14, 2017
“Kimono dress up experience in the cultural city”
May 7, 2017
“A very nice experience”
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We are lending a fine kimono that is luxury of Kyoto's long-established dry goods store and also offers modern twist Kimono.
Suggested duration: < 1 hour
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129 Tominagacho, Higashiyama-ku | Akasaka Bldg B1F, Kyoto 605-0078, Kyoto Prefecture
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+81 75-533-7317
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Reviewed October 14, 2017 via mobile

Had a great experience with Mission Gion. Initially I booked the appointment at 10am but due to travel hold-ups, this had to be pushed back until 10:30am. This meant that photography package which I had booked was delayed until 1pm. Upon arrival, there were plenty...More

Date of experience: October 2017
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Reviewed May 7, 2017 via mobile

Wearing a kimono while walking around the city of Kyoto is quite an experience and definitively worthy. They are very professional and kind. They help you to choose the right kimono and complements. The hair make is included in the package. However, they should inform...More

Date of experience: May 2017
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Reviewed October 12, 2016 via mobile

Love the place. Love the people. These two factors alone made me want to work there and be part of them...lol. Anyway, the overall experience was great. I was there 2 hrs early than my appointment, but they gladly took me in. It was fast...More

Date of experience: October 2016
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Reviewed October 10, 2016 via mobile

It's been my 14 year old daughter's dream to wear a kimono. She loved the whole experience. The only reason for 4 stars is the line for the hair was so long that we didn't bother. Overall great!

Date of experience: October 2016
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ivymaven, マネージャー at Mission Gion, responded to this reviewResponded October 12, 2016

Thank you very much for visited us!! I apologize that you bothered regarding our hair arrangement. Please enjoy your trip in Kyoto!!

Reviewed June 8, 2016 via mobile

We have visites few kimono rentals in Gion to compare and this one was for us the most professional and the best choice of Kimono. The staff and service here was amazing! Everybody was so professional, nice and smart! They have also great hairdresser =...More

Date of experience: April 2016
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ivymaven, マネージャー at Mission Gion, responded to this reviewResponded June 9, 2016

Thank you very much for visiting us! I'm really glad what your trip be wonderful thing!

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