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Relax in our Spacious TRADITIONAL house x Experience Local Life x FREE WIFI

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Rental Home -
2 Bedrooms , 1 Bathroom , Sleeps 6
Kyoto, Kyoto Prefecture, Kinki
'GEPPAKU-AN' machiya (which means “color of the moonlight” ) is decorated with custom-made furniture and has been designed to make the most of the spacious 80㎡ area. An original machiya that offers guests a unique experience.
LIVING ROOM Japanese Style (1F):
• Low table with chairs
• View of Tsuboniwa traditional Japanese garden
• Up to 3 Japanese-style futon bedding
• Induction Heating Cooker
• Microwave
• Toaster
• Kettle
• Rice cooker
• Cookware
• Plates, cups & cutlery (enough for 6 guests)
• Kitchen cloth & sponge & kitchen detergent
BATHROOMS (1F and 2F):
• Bathtub, shower, toilet on 1F
• Additional toile...
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Listing #FKN2995887
About the Manager
Machiya Residence Inn
Languages spoken:English
Response Rate:100%
Response Time:Within a day
Listed Since:August 2010
Interaction with guests
・A 24 hour emergency phone connecting you to our staff is available in each room. ------------------------------------------------ Following a revision of accommodation tax regulations, the City of Kyoto will charge each guest an accommodation tax effective 1 October, 2018. We kindly ask that you make the payment for the separate accommodation tax during check-in. 【The Accommodation Tax Rate】 Under 20,000 yen-------200 yen From 20,000 yen to under 50,000 yen-------500 yen 50,000 yen and over--------1,000 yen ※ The accommodation tax will be charged per person per night. ※ The accommodation tax applies only to the accommodation fee, and will not apply to meals, luggage delivery, or any other services.
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Reviewed December 14, 2014

If you are visiting Kyoto, you must stay at a real Japanese house. Unlike any hotel, staying at a restored Machiya home provides a unique experience. We really enjoyed our visit to Kyoto and staying at a Machiya home was one of the highlights of...More

1  Thank yhahn
Management response:Responded May 6, 2015

Thank you very much for your review regarding your stay at Geppaku-an. We are delighted to hear that your stay with us was a highlight of your trip! And yes, like many traditional Japanese houses, there is only one shower/bath available at each property. However,...More

Reviewed June 23, 2014

We booked this residence in the middle of a week spent at large hotels and it was exactly the relaxing, quiet and secluded time that my teenager children needed to keep their energy levels up. There was more than enough room for everyone to spread...More

1  Thank kbresniker
Management response:Responded January 10, 2015

Thank you for your kind review. We are glad that your family was able to have a relaxing and enjoyable stay in Geppaku-an. We find that one of the charms of staying in our machiya is the ability to melt into daily life here in...More

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Reviewed April 24, 2014

My sister and I decided to stay here with our 12 & 4 year old daughters. The check-in process, locating an office next to Kyoto Station, was a little difficult for first time visitors with small children so the kind lady on the phone said...More

3  Thank smithbeachhouse
Management response:Responded May 13, 2014

Thank you for your comments. We are delighted to hear that you enjoyed your stay, despite the hassle of checking in. We sincerely apologize for this. Japanese law requires that we make a copy of our guests’ passports, so we had to ask you to...More

  • Air Conditioning
  • Cable/satellite TV
  • Freezer
  • Full Baths (1)
  • Internet Access
  • Iron
  • Kettle
  • Linens Provided
  • Microwave
  • Private Yard
  • Refrigerator
  • Safe
  • Single Beds:(6)
  • Stove
  • Suitable For Children Under 5
  • Toaster
  • Towels Provided
  • TV
  • Washer
  • Wi-Fi
House rules
    Pets not allowed
    Smoking not allowed
    Check in: 3:00 PM
    Check out: 10:00 AM
    1 Full bath
    6 Twins
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Oct 1, 2018 -
Oct 31, 2018
OBON 2018
2 nights
Nov 1, 2018 -
Nov 30, 2018
2 nights
Dec 28, 2018 -
Jan 3, 2019
2 nights
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