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Private Kura-Style Room in a Traditional Kyoto 'Machiya' House

Direct view of the garden from the bed.
1 of 14Direct view of the garden from the bed.
Holiday Rental House -
1 Bedroom , 1 Bathroom , Sleeps 2
Kyoto, Kyoto Prefecture, Kinki
Traditional “MACHIYA” townhouse in KYOTO, Japan's ancient capital.

Central Kyoto location with access to excellent subway, rail and bus transportation.

Furnished room that sleeps up to 3 persons.

Private ensuite bathroom.

Opened in 2017; modern interiors.

Shared TATAMI mat room with gorgeous garden view.

Fully equipped kitchen with tableware and cookware.

Free Internet Wi-Fi.

Tourist License / Licencia de turismo N °: 簡易宿所営業 京都市指令保医セ 第145号
Listing #HL9294526
About the Owner
Languages spoken:English, French, Spanish
Response Rate:78%
Response Time:Within a day
Listed Since:June 2016
Interaction with guests
Onsite personnel is mostly available at the porch front desk from the morning until late afternoon ready to provide guidance and information regarding the house and the city.
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

The house is beautiful, well kept, and Gianfranco was a delight to talk to. Loved the roll top desk in the Kura room, and the Jacuzzi tub in the bathroom. Kitchen is well supplied and having a clothing washer was great. I had a peaceful...More

Thank nimoy2018
Scenic651559, VR Owner at Private Kura-Style Room in a Traditional Kyoto 'Machiya' House, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Thank you very much for taking the time to review your stay with us! It was an absolute pleasure being able to be part of your memories in Kyoto. Me and my team certainly would be gad to have you again with us in the...More

Reviewed 31 March 2018

If you recherch a japonise house for stay some night in kyoto, it's exatly what you're looking for! The house is perfect for two persons and thy are just two double rooms so it's very confortable and intimate. You need almost 15 minutes for going...More

Thank Claudia H
Management response:Responded 3 April 2018

"Dear Claudia-san, Thank you very much for your kind review. It was lovely to have you two with us at Sakura House Kyoto. We appreciate you sharing your experience and we would be happy to welcome you again if you come back to Kyoto or...More

  • Air Conditioning
  • Double Beds:(1)
  • Full Baths (1)
  • Internet Access
  • Private Garden
  • Single Beds:(1)
  • Suitable For Children Under 5
  • Wi-Fi
House rules
    Pets not allowed
    Smoking not allowed
    Check in: 4:00 PM
    Check out: 10:00 AM
Please refrain from making noise (music, talking lowdly, etc.) particularly between 9 p.m. and 9 a.m.

No shoes in the house.
    1 Full bath
    1 Twin
    1 Full
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About the neighbourhood
Located in the quiet Kyoto neighborhood of Nishijin, known for being the home of NISHIJIN ORI weaving.

There are a great number of restaurants, convenience stores, supermarkets & varied stores within walking distance, plus 11 different bus lines, a railway line (Keifuku Electric Railroad Kitano Line) and a subway line (Karasuma Line) connecting with numerous areas of the city.

Also, walking distance to:
Kitano Tenmangu Shrine.
Kenkun Shrine.
Hirano Shrine.
Daitoku-ji Temple.
Historical 'Funaoka Onsen'.
Kyoto Imperial Palace.
Nishijin Textile Center.
Raku Museum.
Chado Research Center.


Getting around

Imadegawa Station (10 minutes from JR Kyoto Station)
[Kyoto Municipal Subway Karasuma Line] - 15 min. walk, 6 minutes by bus

Nijo Station
[JR Sagano (Sanin) Line, Kyoto Municipal Subway Tozai Line] - 13 minutes by bus

Kitano Hakubai-Cho Station (30 min. to Arashiyama & the Bamboo Grove)
[Keifuku Electric Railroad] - 20min. walk, 10 minutes by bus

Nara can be reached from Kyoto Station on the Kintetsu Railway.
Car not needed
How to get there
Airport: Kansai International Airport: 100.0 km
Railway: Imadegawa Station (Karasuma Line): 0.4 km
Kyoto Station is just 5 subway stops (10 minute ride) from Imadegawa Station, the closest subway station.

Bus 101 (30 minute ride) also departs Kyoto Station and stops right behind the property.

The Shinkansen (Bullet Train) stops at JR Kyoto Station.

The house is 2 hours by public transit from Kansai International Airport; it is 1 hour and 30 minutes by public transit from Itami Airport (Osaka International Airport).
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