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Senraku - Beautifully Restored House in Central Kyoto! - Free WiFi

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Bedroom (futon) and Reading Area (2nd floor)
Excellent
17 reviews
Bedroom (futon) and Reading Area (2nd floor)
Front Door
Beautiful Front Door Details
Living / Dining Room
Display Area
Handmade Display in Living Room
Beautiful wooden door designed by Osamu Nishikawa, Studio N.
Beautiful Japanese Calligraphy
Living / Dining Room (chairs)
Living / Dining Room (zabuton)
Wash Basin
Beautiful shower room high flow shower head and thermo tiles for winters.
Kitchen was renovated in 2016
Bedroom (futon)
Bedroom (futon)
Bedroom (futon)
Reading Area
Display Area
Display Area
Kitchen was renovated 2016
Front Door Details
High-Tech Toilet
Gion Festival in July (just a few blocks from the house)
Nishiki Market (10 minute walk
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Overview
Rental Home -
1 Bedroom , 1 Bathroom , Sleeps 4
Kyoto, Kyoto Prefecture, Kinki
The renovation of Senraku House located in downtown Kyoto was completed in Spring 2011. Now, modern convenience has been added to its history of the house.

This small Traditional Japanese House is on a quiet lane-way in a very convenient area in Kyoto: 24HR convenience stores, 24HR supermarket, cafés, bakeries, IZAKAYA, restaurants, banks, department-stores, drug stores, a rent-a-cycle (bicycle-rental) shop, a rent-a-car office, Sento (a type of traditional Japanese communal bath house), hospital, and everything you need are close by.

Nijo Castle, Nishiki Market, and Shinkyogoku Shopping Arcade are within a short walking distance, and from the train station which is less than 10 minute walk away from the house, you can visit and see numerous historic sites in Kyoto: such as Kinkakuji (Golden Pavillion), Heian Shrine, Ginkaku-ji, Sanju...
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About the Owner, Thomas N
Languages spoken: Japanese, English
Response Rate: 95 %
Response Time: Within a few hours
Calendar Updated: 2 days ago
Listed since : Mar 2011
Overall rating: 5.0 / 5.0
Based on 38 reviews and 2 properties
Interaction with guests
Upon request, we can offer some advice on how to enjoy Kyoto.
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Excellent - based on 17 reviews
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LisaM9920...
Dallas, Texas
1 review
Reviewed 3 weeks ago for a stay in November 2017

I was in Japan 3 1/2 weeks staying at a combination of ryokans and hotels. The stay at this house was one of our favorites and the most memorable. The owner met us upon arrival to orient and show us around. She also arranged taxis and took calls from drivers when they had difficulty finding the house. It turned out...

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Management response:

Thank you for the excellent review of Senraku. It is all about location and Senraku is located conveniently in Kyoto. We have many compliments about the bedding (Japanese futon). Just to let you know there are the same ones used at top ryokans in Kyoto. Even a Michelin stared ryokan is rumored to have used the same ones.

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jgvanvoor...
Auburn, California
1 review
Reviewed October 19, 2017 for a stay in October 2017

One of the best experiences in a travel rental yet. We we're truly blessed with all that this home offered we would highly recommend.

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Management response:

A fantastic review of Senraku! We have to agree. The location and the neighborhood are excellent and Senraku has all the amenities that one needs when they are away from home. Thank you for sharing your beautiful experience of your stay at Senraku.

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Paul V
1 review
Reviewed October 8, 2017 for a stay in September 2017

This property is in a great location. has great facilities and is very clean. Access to the property was easy. Our host Rieko is lovely and very helpful, thoughtful and kind. She went above and beyond to ensure our stay was pleasant. 4th time visiting Kyoto. Best accommodation yet.

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Management response:

Four times to Kyoto and Sernraku was the best accommodation. Thank you for the excellent compliment. We try to help our guest in any way we can. That is what real Kyoto hospitality is. Hope to see you on your fifth visit to Kyoto. Thank you once again for your winning review.

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Amenities
  • Air Conditioning
  • Alarm Clock
  • Books
  • Cable/satellite TV
  • Dryer
  • Freezer
  • Internet Access
  • Kettle
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room Seats (4)
  • Local Guides/Maps
  • Microwave
  • Refrigerator
  • Shower Rooms (1)
  • Single Beds:(4)
  • Soap/Shampoo Provided
  • Stove
  • Suitable For Children Under 5
  • Telephone
  • Toaster
  • Towels Provided
  • TV
  • Washer
  • Wi-Fi
House rules
    Kid-friendly
    Pets not allowed
    Smoking not allowed
No smoking
Bathrooms
    1 Shower
Bedrooms
    4 Twins
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Rates: Payment in Yen. The above rates fluctuate depending on the exchange rate.
Please note that the rates are for the entire property, not per person.

(Regular Season)
1 guest : 20,000 yen
2 guests: 20,000 yen
3 guests: 23,000 yen
4 guests: 26,000 yen
Please contact us for high season rates.
High Seasons: March, April, May, July, Mid. August, October, November, the beginning of December, the end of the year/the beginning of January
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About the neighborhood
The house is located in a very convenient area in Central Kyoto. The closest train station which is only 2 stops away from Kyoto Station is approximately 10 minute walk from the house.The supermarket, bakeries, convenience stores, drug store, banks, many restaurants, bus stop, train station are all within a short walking distance as well as Nijo Castle, Nishiki Market, Rokkakudo etc..
Getting around
The closest bus stop is only 3 minute walk from the house. Kyoto station is about 10 minute taxi ride from the house.
Access
Car not needed
How to get there
Once the booking procedure is finalized, we can send the information about the house to the guests.
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