Koyuan is an accommodation facility that enables you to charter and stay at a whole block of “machiya,” Kyoto’s traditional townhouse. It is a place where you can experience Japanese culture and art created with obsession of the owner who is a painter in Kyoto.
It is the nearest machiya accommodation facility to the center area of Gion in Kyoto and is located in an alley connected to popular Gion Hanamikoji where maikos and geikos can be often seen. Popular sightseeing spots, Yasaka Shrine, Kodaiji Temple and Kiyomizu-dera are also very conveniently accessible on foot.
This house obtains official hotel/inn business license and complies with the Building Standard Law and the Fire Services Act in Japan. You may securely stay in this house while enjoying your trip in Kyoto.
Popular sightseeing spots around the house; Kiyomizu Tample - 15 minutes on foot Yasaka Shrine - 5 minutes on foot Gion Hanamikoji Street - 5 minutes on foot Gion Corner - 3 minutes on foot
All of our mattresses are orthopedic and designed to give additional back support for those who may not be accustomed to sleeping on Japanese style futons.
Extra set of futon mattress can be prepared in the living room....moreless
The bathrooms have bathtubs made of podocarpus. The second floor’s bathtub is a comfortable size and is equipped with TV, which helps you have relaxing time. Sit back and enjoy the scent of pdocarpus wood!
There is also a smaller bathroom on the first floor. It is available upon necessity with many guests....moreless
The rate includes linens, bath towels, face towels, shampoo, conditioner, body soap, toothbrush and razor.
Housekeeping service is available once in three days and after check out. Please feel free to ask for any further information....moreless
Perfect stay with a warmfull welcome from the guestmaster, who help us a lot for choosing good adress in town and help us to book them
We had an excellent stay on this raffinated house, perfectly placed in Kyoto, fully equiped (even a computer with a printer on disposal ! and a one number cellphone for easy call to the staff !)
We fully recommend this place
Recommended for: Sightseeing, tourists without a car, girls getaway, families with young children, adventure seekers, romantic getaway.
Owner response: Thank you for the recommendation. It was a pleasure helping you find places around the city. I hope you will have the opportunity to come to Kyoto again. I would be more than happy to help you and introduce you to other charming sightseeing areas and restaurants. All the best.
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