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For Smaller Group, Authentic 'Kyoto' Atmosphere Machiya Near Gion

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Last updated: 04/09/2015
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  • Wheel chair accessible:N/A

Property description

This is a small machiya located in one of the most picturesque parts of Kyoto, Gion district which is Kyoto's most famous traditional area is in walking distance. If you are looking for the very KYOTO experience, this is a perfect location.

This house is completely renovated in 2010, Very comfortable and cozy space for a small group after a long day of sightseeing!

Location: Very close to Kiyomizu Temple, Yasaka Shrine, Kyoto’s most famous cherry blossom viewing site Maruyama Park, and etc. The location, Sanjyo area is perfect spot for everyone. It is very convenient location, the kyoto's biggest street SHIJYO street is just around the corner, and yet still very quiet at night. You can find everything in a walking distance. Ancient temples, museums, restaurants, bars, cute cafes, shops, department stores - it's all here! Also the bus stop and train station are very close to the house, (literally 30 sec by walking to the bus stop and 2 minutes to the train station.) so it's very easy access to all other areas in Kyoto!
There is a famous Kamo river close to the house, you can have a day or night picnic by the river if the weather in nice out.

House: The house is very modern sophisticated Machiya , yet has a very old Japanese feel to it. Inside of the house was renewed in the late 2010, but we reused some of the materials that was used in the old house from more than 100 years ago, it gives very unique antique taste! The house has a small basic kitchen with a little fridge and microwave, Full bathroom with bath tub, and even a small garden! One bedroom is in upstairs and has 1 single bed and 1 double bed, the other one is Japanese Tatami room in downstairs that also can be used as a living room.

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Property Type

  • Townhome

Accommodation Type

  • Vacation Rental

Bedrooms: 1 Bedroom, Sleeps 4, Beds for 3-4

  • Bedroom 1

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  • Other (See Description)

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  • Double Beds (1), Twin or Single Beds (1), Sleep Sofa or Futons (1) You can convert living room into a bedroom with futon....moreless

Bathrooms: 1 Bathroom

Entertainment

  • Television

Attractions

  • Botanical Garden
  • Cinemas
  • Library
  • Live Theater
  • Museums
  • Playground
  • Recreation Center
  • Restaurants
  • Ruins
  • Theme Parks
  • Zoo

Local Services & Businesses

  • ATM/Bank
  • Fitness Center
  • Groceries
  • Hospital
  • Laundromat
  • Massage Therapist
  • Medical Services

Leisure Activities

  • Antiquing
  • Paddle Boating
  • Shopping
  • Sight Seeing
  • Walking

Sports & Adventure Activities

  • Cycling
  • Hiking

General

  • Air Conditioning
  • Linens Provided
  • Parking Off Street:

    coin parking available...moreless

  • Wireless Internet

Kitchen

  • Cooking Utensils
  • Kitchen
  • Microwave
  • Refrigerator

Outside

  • Deck / Patio
 

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Payment are accepted in Japanese Yen only through Paypal. 
The base rate is 20,000 yen / night for 2 guests, and additional 3,000 yen will be
charged per night for each additional guest. (up to 4 guests)
1 guests - 20,000 yen / night (20,000 yen / person)
2 guests - 20,000 yen / night (10,000 yen / person)
3 guests - 23,000 yen / night (7,666 yen / person)
4 guests - 26,000 yen / night (6,500 yen / person)

Note: Until confirmed, rates are subject to change without notice.


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Last updated: 04/09/2015
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Owner info

Year Purchased: 2010

About the owner: I grew up in Japan (Hyogo) and spend almost half of my life outside the country, and every time I came home, I would go visit Kyoto dreaming about living there. I love everything related to art, design, and traveling.

Why the Owner Chose Kyoto:
This property was a very old traditional Machiya located in a very convenient location where you can feel and experience a real Kyoto life. I thought it would be a perfect location for people who travels to kyoto and want to experience Kyoto.


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Speaks: english

 

Photos

  • Living room/Dinning room

    Living room/Dinning room

  • you can peek a little garden using this little window "yukimi goushi"

    you can peek a little garden using this little window "yukimi goushi"

  • Bathroom

    Bathroom

  • High tech toilet

    High tech toilet

  • Bath tub and shower

    Bath tub and shower

  • a little hang out space

    a little hang out space

  • Those lights are made by famous Japanese umbrella maker Hiyoshiya.

    Those lights are made by famous Japanese umbrella maker Hiyoshiya.

  • Entrance

    Entrance

  • Small kitchen

    Small kitchen

  • Small Japanese garden

    Small Japanese garden

  • Ceramic sink

    Ceramic sink

  • Bathroom

    Bathroom

  • Stairs to go up

    Stairs to go up

  • bedroom with one single and one double bed.

    bedroom with one single and one double bed.

  • Garden at night

    Garden at night

VRBO #425523

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This listing was first published here in 2012.

Date last modified - Tuesday, May 05, 2015

  • Reviews
  • Sleeps
    4
  • Bedrooms
    1
  • Bathrooms
    1
  • Property type
    Townhome
Owner
Member since: 2011
Speaks: english
  • Response time Within 2 days
  • Response rate 80%
  • Calendar last updated 04/09/2015
Email owner

+81 6-6423-5482
The best way to contact me is through E-mail.

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