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Traditional House near KIYOMIZU temple! 2 Toilet x FREE WiFi x Great Location

2nd FLOOR Western-Style Room
1 of 222nd FLOOR Western-Style Room
Rental Home -
1 Bedroom , 1 Bathroom , Sleeps 5
Kyoto, Kyoto Prefecture, Kinki
RIKYU-AN is located in a quiet neighborhood of Higashiyama-ku, with easy access to many of Kyoto’s most popular sight seeing spots such as Kodaiji Temple, Kiyomizu Temple, and Ishibei Koji (a beautiful lane that is reminiscent of the Taisho Period).
• Induction Heating Cooker
• Microwave
• Toaster
• Kettle
• Rice cooker
• Plates, Cups & Cutlery (enough for 5 guests)
• Kitchen Cloth, Sponge, and Kitchen Detergent
LIVING ROOM Japanese Style (1F):
• Low table with cushions
• View of Tsuboniwa traditional Japanese garden
• Up to 2 Japanese-style futon bedding
• Bathtub, shower, toilet on 1F
• Additional toilet on 1...
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Listing #FKN6796278
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 April 20, 2017

Though it has been several months since our stay I wanted to make sure and review Rikyu-an machiya in Kyoto because it was a perfect place for our family of 4 for 5 nights last summer. While check in with Machiya Residence Inn requires you...More

Thank travelingagain08
Management response:Responded September 23, 2017

Thank you for taking the time to write a review of your stay with us! We are so pleased to hear that you and your family found the traditional Japanese house comfortable and neighborhood to be in an ideal location for exploring! As you have...More

Reviewed February 28, 2017

In 2013 we stayed in Shikoku-an, which is another property under the same management company (Machiya Residence Inn) as Rikyu-an. We were very happy with the stay. There was only one small problem - there was some dust visible under direct sunlight. For this second...More

Thank Smelltheflower
Management response:Responded September 23, 2017

Thank you for your thorough review of your stay with Machiya Residence Inn! We were so pleased to have the opportunity to welcome you back to our city, and accommodate you in our machiya house again. We are pleased to hear that you enjoyed the...More

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Reviewed June 7, 2016

Stayed in this property for 8 nights. Booked via website via email with no problems. Before going to the Machiya townhouse you are required to check in at the "Dozen Ryokan & Cafe", which is a short walk from Kyoto station. Directions to this place...More

1  Thank Emmzie86
Management response:Responded April 15, 2017

Thank you kindly for writing a thorough review of your stay with Machiya Residence Inn! We are pleased to hear that you enjoyed the facilities within the house, and the location. It was our pleasure accommodating you, and we hope that you will keep us...More

  • Air Conditioning
  • Freezer
  • Full Baths (1)
  • Internet Access
  • Iron
  • Kettle
  • Linens Provided
  • Microwave
  • Private Yard
  • Refrigerator
  • Safe
  • Single Beds:(5)
  • 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
    5 Twins
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Dates Min stay Weeknight Weekend night
Default 2 nights
Oct 1, 2018 -
Oct 31, 2018
OBON 2018
2 nights
Nov 1, 2018 -
Nov 30, 2018
2 nights
Dec 28, 2018 -
Jan 3, 2019
New Year 2018
2 nights
Please note: rates may have been converted from the original local currency to U.S. Dollars and are approximate rates that may change due to exchange rate fluctuation. Please contact the manager to confirm actual rates for your requested dates.
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About the neighborhood
----------------The Neighborhood----------------

A short walk away from several of Kyoto's most popular sight seeing spots --
- Kennin-ji  
- Yasaka Shrine
- Kiyomizu Temple
- Gion area
Car not needed
How to get there

This machiya is located in between 2 main Subway Stations (both are a 14 minute walk away):
- Gojo Station
- Gion-Shijo Station
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