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Shirakawa-hotori, Shinbashi-dori, Gionmachi, Higashiyama-ku, Kyoto Kyoto Prefecture See on map
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AMENITIES
Free Wifi
Breakfast included
Air Conditioning
Hot Tub
Non-Smoking Hotel
Restaurant
Room Service
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Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

Wow... Just wow. Definately will be the highlight of our trip. Situated in a gorgeous area in Gion... This place was just magical. From the time we stepped in the door...thr staff were amazingly gracious... Quickly taking our luggage to our room while we checked...More

Date of stay: January 2019
2  Thank chronx
Reviewed 5 days ago

As part of an extended 2018 Holiday trip to Japan we came to Kyoto for one night. We were a family of 4 adults. We arrived on a chilly drizzly evening but upon entering we were immediately embraced with the warmth of the setting and...More

Date of stay: December 2018
Thank Mike M
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

My wife and I had an amazing stay at the Baian house. The generosity and kindness of the staff is unparalleled to anything we have experienced. The room was impeccable, the bath was a wonderful escape and provided a great relief from all the walking...More

Date of stay: December 2018
1  Thank mbellamy21
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Stayed in a room facing the Shirakawa River with beautiful views of cranes, ducks, a bubbling stream and plum trees. Service from Tomoko-San, Kyoko-San and Yuki-San and the rest of the Shiraume Team is probably the best we have ever had in our travels. The...More

Date of stay: December 2018
Thank lazy_tiger81
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

This place boasts the best living experience you will ever experience overseas! Host was polite and showered ya with generosity unlike any other! Service was always prompt even when I ordered room service late at night when my kid vomited on my bed. Thank you...More

Date of stay: December 2018
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Description
The former Geisha house owned by family for over 150 years. We`re located in the hystorical area in Gion town. Easy access to sightseeing spots and shopping and restaurants area. Please enjoy traditional dinner More and breakfast in cozy guest room. Less
Hotel Amenities
HOTEL FEATURES
Restaurant
Room Service
Bar/Lounge
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Breakfast included
Air Conditioning
Hot Tub
Laundry Service
Minibar
Non-Smoking Hotel
Refrigerator in room
Beachfront
Spa
Pool
Free Parking
Fitness Center with Gym / Workout Room
Awards & Recognition
Travelers' Choice2018 Winner
Certificate of Excellence
Travelers' Choice2018 Winner
Certificate of Excellence
Hotel Style
Top resorts Hotels
Room types
Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms
Awards & Recognition
Travelers' Choice2018 Winner
Certificate of Excellence
Travelers' Choice2018 Winner
Certificate of Excellence
Hotel Style
Top resorts Hotels
Room types
Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms
Number of rooms
5
Also Known As
Shiraume Hotel Kyoto
Location
Japan > Kinki > Kyoto Prefecture > Kyoto > Gion
Awards & Recognition
Travelers' Choice2018 Winner
Certificate of Excellence
Travelers' Choice2018 Winner
Certificate of Excellence
Hotel Style
Top resorts Hotels
Room types
Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms
Number of rooms
5
Also Known As
Shiraume Hotel Kyoto
Location
Japan > Kinki > Kyoto Prefecture > Kyoto > Gion
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Traveler (825)
Room & Suite (318)
Dining (174)
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Amenities (15)
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Gion
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
...More
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LAlady90024
December 16, 2018|
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Response from lazy_tiger81 | Reviewed this property |
I paid about 150000yen for 2 nights. You will need to check with Shiraume on the availability.
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"All are great. Let them pick for you."
969MikeM969
5 days ago
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"All the rooms are beautiful--I peeked"
JudithK840
Oct 30, 2018
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"Our room, Umeichirin, has a great view of a large cherry tree right along the river."
SleighRide_1
Oct 27, 2018
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"River view was our choice...lovely"
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Sep 30, 2018
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