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Chuo-ku, Kobe 650-0002, Hyogo Prefecture
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Chuo-ku, Kobe 650-0002, Hyogo Prefecture
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Kitano cho is the most expensive neighbourhood in Kobe, japan. First place where foreign nationals where allowed to settle. Must visit if you are in Kobe area. Must see: weathercock house

Thank Vinayak N
Reviewed 17 September 2017 via mobile

I think this place is popular for Asian. In short, it is an area of European style building comprises of 8 buildings. You can buy package ticket up to 3, 5 and all 8 houses fee or you can buy it for each house. Many...More

Thank Thanchaiyan T
Reviewed 22 August 2017

The Kitano District is a pleasant walk but not as amazing as the guidebook suggested. It is a short walk uphill from the Loop Bus stop. It is a neighbourhood of old European-style houses where European merchants and diplomats lived. Many are open to the...More

Thank GVancouver
Reviewed 5 August 2017 via mobile

I have been here for a few times during my time staying in Kobe. The street was really nice and pretty with Western-styled house and western atmosphere. The only thing you should consider is you need to walk quite far and it's quite sloping to...More

Thank Ngọc Ánh N
Reviewed 8 July 2017 via mobile

The various types of architecture scattered around the area is indeed interesting. We did not read up on the different types of architecture that could be found, and I would suggest you not to too, for it adds a surprise element as you wonder around...More

1  Thank cloversze
Reviewed 29 May 2017

We used the City Loop bus and made a short time stop at the Ijinkan area. This area needs certain stamina as the slope path to walk through before getting into the tourist spots. Nice scenes for photo-shooting and there's a shrine at the top...More

Thank HS_YEOH84
Reviewed 23 May 2017 via mobile

We came here on an early evening on Saturday. The Victorian architecture was great and I loved the atmosphere of the area which have a village vibe to the area! Unfortunately, we didn't go up to the Kitano Shrine as we saw a crowd right...More

Thank AKAshon
Reviewed 17 May 2017 via mobile

We been here on afternoon , the building and house are very original architecture ! We loved it , we discovered another Japan . We enjoyed the shop and restaurant around . We recommend you bistro cafe de Paris . Nice place and good mood...More

Thank Thomas R
Reviewed 27 April 2017

we only visited for a couple hours, wandering around- and didn't go into any of the houses, but it was a lovely afternoon with a really different feel to the rest of the city, and Japan. definitely worth a look, despite the hills.

Thank lpincher94
Reviewed 4 April 2017 via mobile

I was a bit disappointed in Kitano-ko as it seems all they want to do is take money from you unlike most other attractions in Japan. I did visit one house and it was ok as it had a very good porcelain collection, rooms were...More

Thank lady5000
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2 December 2015|
Response from geebee01 | Reviewed this property |
There are mentions of the name Sassoon in the Jewish history of Kobe found on the internet-but if their house has been turned into a wedding reception place the number is +81-78-2514111.