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Momiji-an in Historical Kiyomizu-Gion Area

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Kyo Machiya Miyabi - Kiyomizu. Entrance

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Last updated: 12/15/2014
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  • Minimum stay:4 nights
  • Internet:Yes
  • Pets considered:No
  • Wheel chair accessible:No

Kyoto townhome description

Kyoto is famous for having been the ancient capital of Japan, dating back over 1200 years.The sheer beauty of the temples, shrines, gardens and culture imbued within, makes Kyoto one of the most revered places in the world.

Momiji-an (Autumn Maple) is one unit of Kyo Machiya Miyabi in Kiyomizu area, a big Kyoto traditional house, and was designed and divided in three machiya (Bairin-an, Shofu-an, Momiji-an) by renowned Kyoto based architect, Geoffrey P. Moussas.
Momiji-an is being meticulously preserved with the traditional techniques that have been handed down over the centuries. While sticking to tradition is important for the architect, updating the facilities, such as modern bath-shower room, high-tech toilet, kitchen, heating floor, are just as important to meet the present day needs of our selective clientele. The delicate balance between 'old and new' is what sets this apart.
Momiji-an is at the foot of Kiyomizu Temple, which is been designed a World Cultural Heritage, and very convenient to visit others famous temples, shrines, and Gion, the most famous Geisha district!

Enjoy Kyoto and the distinctive feautures of local townhomes by staying in a real Machiya, feeling the natural way of living and the change of seasons which distinguishes Kyoto' culture and its people.

City buses or rental bikes can take you to most famous sites in Kyoto within 30 minutes.

Please see our other 2 listings in the same place:Shofu-an VRBO#438156 & Momiji-an VRBO#438158.
In Sanjo-Kamanza area other 2 listings: Shimoza-an VRBO#514790 & Kamiza-an VRBO#51458o within 30 minutes.

Kyoto is waiting for you!

RATES:
Payments are charged in Japanese Yen.
US$ rates for reference only.
Yen 27.000 for two guests per night;
plus Yen 3.000 for each extra guest over 15 years old per night,
plus Yen 2.000 for each extra guest between 5-15 years old per night.

When the stay is shorter than four nights as requested Yen 5.000 is added on the total amount for extra fees.

Please feel free to ask to us for any questions.





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Property Type

  • Townhome
  • 52 m²

Accommodation Type

      • Vacation Rental

      Meals

          • Guests Provide Their Own Meals

          Suitability

          • Children Welcome
          • Non Smoking Only
          • Pets Not Allowed
          • Wheelchair Inaccessible

          Bedrooms: 1 Bedroom, Sleeps 5, Beds for 5

          Bathrooms: 1 Bathroom

          Entertainment

              • Television

              Theme

              • Family
              • Historic
              • Tourist Attractions

              Attractions

              • Churches
              • Cinemas
              • Health/Beauty Spa
              • Live Theater
              • Museums
              • Playground
              • Restaurants

              Local Services & Businesses

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

              Leisure Activities

              • Antiquing
              • Scenic Drives
              • Shopping
              • Sight Seeing
              • Walking

              Sports & Adventure Activities

                  • Cycling

                  Dining

                  • Dining
                  • Dining Area

                  General

                  • Air Conditioning
                  • Hair Dryer
                  • Heating:

                    floor heating...moreless

                  • Internet:

                    WIFI...moreless

                  • Iron & Board
                  • Linens Provided
                  • Telephone
                  • Towels Provided
                  • Washing Machine:

                    and dryer...moreless

                  Kitchen

                  • Coffee Maker:

                    espresso coffee maker...moreless

                  • Dishes & Utensils:

                    coffee cups, dishes, spoons, forks, pan, pot...moreless

                  • Freezer
                  • Kitchen
                  • Microwave
                  • Refrigerator
                  • Stove

                  Payment Type

                  • Jcb
                  • Mastercard
                  • Visa
                   

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                  My Standard Rate
                  4 night min stay
                  $265

                  Additional information about rental rates

                  Fees:

                  • Taxes Included

                  Notes:

                  Basic rate is for two guests, each extra guest over 15 years old is charged Yen 3.000 per night, each extra guest between 5-15 years old Yen 2.000.

                  Rent includes all utilities, rates,tax, charges associated with the use, the occupancy of the property.

                  Rates are in Japanese Yen.

                  30% of the total amount is required at the time of booking as deposit, and the balance of 70% three weeks before the stay.


                  Cancellation policy:

                  Policy available by contacting manager when booking.


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                  Calendar

                  Last updated: 12/15/2014
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                  Location

                  116 Kilometres
                  Nearest Airport
                  Kansai International Airport
                  0.1 Kilometres
                  Nearest Barpub
                  Wine bar
                  2 Kilometres
                  Nearest Train
                  Keihan Kiyomizu Gojyo Station
                  8.6 Kilometres
                  Nearest Motorway
                  Meishin Highway Kyoto Higashi Inter
                  0.1 Kilometres
                  Nearest Restaurant
                  Ashiya ( steak house )

                  Car: Not Necessary

                  Kiyomizu Temple , a World Cultural Heritage -

                  Gion, Geisha district -

                  Kenninji Zen Temple -

                  Yasaka Pagoda -

                  Kodaiji Temple -

                  Maruyama Park -

                  Yasaka Shrine -

                  Nishiki market

                  Sanjusangendo the temple of 1001 wooden statues of Buddhist Goddess..

                  .

                  There are over 800 temples and shrines in Kyoto!

                   

                  Manager info

                  Year Purchased: 2012

                  About: Message from the owner: Welcome to Kyoto! Our wooden houses were built in 1920'. Recently we renovated these houses by utilizing the original material as much as possible. Please enjoy the feeling of traditional Kyoto house!

                  Why Kyoto:
                  We could see a glitter of traditional atmosphere on the roof, wooden pillars, sliding doors or small gardens inside the house. The townhouse is called Machiya and this house strongly stimulated us to restore for living. Machiya used to be townhouses or shops for the merchants in the 17 th century. Not only temples and shrines, but machiya stay is an attractive experience for all who want to know more about Kyoto ' life style and its culture.

                  The Unique Benefits at this Townhome:
                  A 15 minutes walk will take you to the riverside of the Kamogawa. You can take a pleasent stroll along the river, or do shopping in the nearby Kawaramachi area, convenient during rainy days as the shopping streets are covered, like Nishiki food market street. A night life spot is Pontocho, a narrow lane with no cars, full of elegant restaurants, bars, and where you can have a glimpse of a Geisha or Maiko on the way or from an appointment. Next street west of Pontocho is Kiyamachi, a very lively night zone where you can find many kinds of restaurants, bars, pubs and more... Enjoy Kyoto just walking from Momiji-an!


                  Contact us

                  Speaks: english, Italian, Japanese

                   

                  Photos

                  • Kyo Machiya Miyabi - Kiyomizu. Entrance

                    Kyo Machiya Miyabi - Kiyomizu. Entrance

                  • Momiji-an is behind the corner

                    Momiji-an is behind the corner

                  • Entrance

                    Entrance

                  • Living room with sofa-bed

                    Living room with sofa-bed

                  • A wall garden with automatic watering system.

                    A wall garden with automatic watering system.

                  • Tatami room with futons

                    Tatami room with futons

                  • Shower and tub facing the private little garden; wash room.

                    Shower and tub facing the private little garden; wash room.

                  • From the little garden

                    From the little garden

                  • From Momiji-an exit

                    From Momiji-an exit

                  • Yasaka Pagoda, few minutes away

                    Yasaka Pagoda, few minutes away

                  • Zen Temple, Kenninji.

                    Zen Temple, Kenninji.

                  • Entrance of Shofu-an and Momiji-an

                    Entrance of Shofu-an and Momiji-an

                  • Entrance

                    Entrance

                  • Kitchen

                    Kitchen

                  • Living room

                    Living room

                  • Tatami room

                    Tatami room

                  • Tokonoma (alcove) details

                    Tokonoma (alcove) details

                  • Bathroom facing a private garden

                    Bathroom facing a private garden

                  • Hi-Tech Toilet

                    Hi-Tech Toilet

                  • A cat in the alley, imagine of Kyoto

                    A cat in the alley, imagine of Kyoto

                  • Kamo river with 'Yuka' summer terrace for outdoor dining

                    Kamo river with 'Yuka' summer terrace for outdoor dining

                  VRBO #438158

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                  This listing was first published here in 2012.

                  Date last modified - Tuesday, December 16, 2014

                  $265 per night (USD)
                  16

                  1 Bedroom / 1 Bathroom
                  Sleeps 5

                  View calendar: Updated 12/15/14
                  Minimum stay: 4 nights
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                  Member since: 2012
                  Speaks: english, Italian, Japanese
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                  • Calendar last updated: 12/15/2014
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