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Kyoto, Japan Modern Apartments Centrally Located in Historic Gion

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Front entrance to the building

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Last updated: 07/16/2014
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  • Minimum stay:7 nights
  • Internet:Yes
  • Pets considered:No
  • Wheel chair accessible:No

Kyoto apartment description

The Gion Apartments are six vacation rental apartments in a modern apartment complex, designed for extended stays of 7 nights or more. This accommodation is modern and basic, yet perfectly comfortable and well-located in the center of Kyoto in the prime location of Gion.

Provided for your comfort are two twin beds, with an additional single futon available upon request. In addition there is a sofa with coffee table, small dining table w/chairs, fully equipped kitchen, and washer / dryer. Also there is a television as well as Wifi Internet connection. Bicycle rental available on request.

Furniture, bedroom, kitchen and bath accessories are from Muji, the Japanese purveyor of basic yet contemporary household furnishings.

Gion is the historic geisha quarters in the center of Kyoto. This is a perfect launching point for tourists, with easy access by walking or public transportation, to the many sightseeing spots of Kyoto.

Winner of Tripadvisor's 'Certificate of Excellence 2014''

About Historic Gion: The Gion Apartments are located in the Gion district, one of the most historic areas of Kyoto. Gion is an atmospheric area full of old wooden houses, restaurants, and traditional shops. It's one of the few places in all of Japan where you can still easily see geisha on the street. There are many narrow side-streets throughout the area, with plenty of places to explore. Finding food is not a problem, since many restaurants and noodle shops are to be found nearby. In addition, several supermarkets and convenience stores are withing walking distance.

Access to sights and transportation: 8 minute taxi ride / 15 minute bus ride to Kyoto Station
5 minute walk to Keihan Gojo train station
5 minute walk to Kamo River
10 minute walk to Hanamikoji Street, the main street of Gion
15 minute walk to Shijo/Kawaramachi, the heart of the downtown shopping district
15 minute walk to Kiyomizu Temple, Kenninji Temple,
Numerous convenience stores, restaurants and cafes, bank, post office etc. in the immediate neighborhood.
Bus stops located nearby.

Property Type

      • Apartment

      Accommodation Type

          • Vacation Rental

          Suitability

          • Pets Not Allowed
          • Suitable For Elderly Or Infirm
          • Children Welcome

          Bedrooms: 1 Bedroom, Sleeps 3

          • Bedroom 1: 2 twin/ single, 1 sleep sofa /futon

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          • Please note that units are all the same size, with two slightly different floorplans (refer to photos.) Room types are assigned by availability and cannot be requested....moreless

          Bathrooms: 1 Bathroom

          • Bathroom 1: toilet, combination tub/shower

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          Other Amenities

              • Rental bicycles available by request.

              Entertainment

                  • Television

                  Location Type

                      • Downtown

                      General

                      • Iron & Board
                      • Air Conditioning
                      • Linens Provided
                      • Internet
                      • Towels Provided
                      • Alarm Clock
                      • Shampoo
                      • Basic Soaps
                      • Toilet Paper
                      • Washing Machine
                      • Clothes Dryer
                      • Wireless Internet

                      Kitchen

                      • Toaster
                      • Coffee Grinder
                      • Stove
                      • Cooking Utensils
                      • Coffee Maker
                      • Refrigerator
                      • Freezer
                      • Oven
                      • Microwave

                      Outside

                          • Terrace
                           

                          Reviews

                          Write a review 4.7
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                          Rental basis: Per property
                          Dates Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly * Event
                          Low Season
                          Jun 1 - Aug 31, 2014
                          7 night min stay
                          $115

                          Rates are based on 2 guests; add $20 per night, per additional guest

                          High Season
                          Sep 1 - Nov 30, 2014
                          7 night min stay
                          $140

                          Rates are based on 2 guests; add $20 per night, per additional guest

                          Low Season
                          Dec 1 - Feb 28, 2015
                          7 night min stay
                          $115

                          Rates are based on 2 guests; add $20 per night, per additional guest

                          High Season
                          Mar 1 - May 31, 2015
                          7 night min stay
                          $140

                          Rates are based on 2 guests; add $20 per night, per additional guest


                          Additional information about rental rates

                          Fees:

                          • Taxes Included

                          Notes:

                          Rates are based in Japanese Yen as follows:

                          ¥12,000/nt. low season (December to February, June to August)

                          ¥15,000/nt. high season (other months)

                          Peak surcharge ¥3,000/nt. applies to these periods: April 1 to 15, July 10 to 20, December 25 to January 5

                          Rate is for two persons. 3rd person can stay for additional ¥2000 per night

                          **Minimum stay 7 nights

                          Payment in Japanese Yen only. US$ rates for reference only.

                          Payment by Visa, Mastercard, Amex, Paypal, or wire transfer.

                          Until confirmed, rates are subject to change without notice.


                          Always make sure to call the number on the listing to confirm payment details.
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                          Calendar

                          Last updated: 07/16/2014
                          Check availability
                          23 Available
                          21 Unavailable
                          22 Today
                          23 Selected dates
                           

                          Location

                          Other Activities: Walking distance to Kiyomizu Temple, Maruyama Park, Kamo River, downtown shopping district, near good public transportation

                           

                          Owner info


                          Contact us

                          Speaks: english, Japanese

                           

                          Photos

                          • Front entrance to the building

                            Front entrance to the building

                          • View of main room

                            View of main room

                          • Entrance from inside apartment

                            Entrance from inside apartment

                          • Sink / Bathroom area

                            Sink / Bathroom area

                          • Toilet

                            Toilet

                          • Front entrance to the building

                            Front entrance to the building

                          • View of main room

                            View of main room

                          • Kitchen

                            Kitchen

                          • Spacious closet

                            Spacious closet

                          $805 - $980 per week (USD)
                          70

                          1 Bedroom / 1 Bathroom
                          Sleeps 3

                          View calendar: Updated 07/16/14
                          Minimum stay: 7 nights
                          Dates are unavailable
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                          +81 90 8448-4404 (Kyoto, Japan)

                          Speaks: english, Japanese
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