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Full Traditional 'Machiya' House in Heart of Kyoto (Sakura House Kyoto)

Traditional 'Machiya' townhouse with both modern and traditional interior
5 reviews
Traditional 'Machiya' townhouse with both modern and traditional interior
Tatami mat room.
Located near many of Kyoto's famous autumn leaves (koyo) spots.
Family & group stays welcome.
Beautiful garden area with roofed passageway.
Spacious rooms.
Modern kitchen with vaulted ceiling.
Modern kitchen with both cookware and tableware.
Private Japanese garden with own well.
Private Japanese garden outside Tatami mat room.
Washing machine, iron and ironing board provided.
Wide bathroom.
Wooden bath room with shower and bathtub.
Soak in bath and skylight.
Towels, hairdryer and additional toilet paper provided.
Study area with lots of natural light.
Direct view of the garden from the bed.
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3 Bedrooms , 2 Bathrooms , Sleeps 11
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 rooms with 2 western beds and futon bedding.

Bathroom with bathtub.

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 #HL8854643
About the Owner
Languages spoken:English, French, Spanish
Response Rate:75%
Response Time:Within a day
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.
Reviews from our community
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Reviewed 8 May 2018

This house is an amazing place to live in Kyoto. Very comfortable and large house. Kitchen is very functional everything you need and the garden is very special too. I will definitely come back to the house next time I am in Kyoto. Easy transport...More

Thank Mariana2204
Management response:Responded 10 May 2018
Google Translation

Querida Mariana, Muchas gracias por dedicar tu tiempo para escribirnos un review. Apreciamos mucho tus palabras y nos alegra enormemente...More

A TripAdvisor Member
Reviewed 4 December 2017

Hi Sakura House - Kyoto, thanks you for make our stay in Kyoto extra special, we enjoyed very much the house and garden very, very much. We felt lucky to have such a large house in Japan. Special thanks to Goni and Zena to looked...More

Thank A TripAdvisor Member
Management response:Responded 5 December 2017

Dear Mila & Greg, Thank you very much for sharing your Kyoto experience with us. We are very glad to know you have enjoyed your stay just as much as we have conversing and helping you around the city. Please feel free to revisit us...More

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Reviewed 19 November 2017 via mobile

The house There are 10 people (my own family is 6 and my sister's family is 4) and there is enough place for everyone. We fully appreciate our stay at sakura house with a lovely typical garden. Sleeping in futon and not a occidental bed...More

1  Thank Rosetta L
Management response:Responded 21 November 2017

Thank you for your kind review! We take our guests comments very seriously and we appreciate your particular remarks on the towels. In order to provide all of our guests with the comfort they deserve, we shall be looking into this matter immediately. Overall, we...More

  • Air Conditioning
  • Double Beds:(2)
  • Dryer
  • En Suite Rooms (1)
  • Freezer
  • Full Baths (1)
  • Internet Access
  • Iron
  • Kettle
  • Linens Provided
  • Microwave
  • Private Garden
  • Refrigerator
  • Single Beds:(7)
  • Staffed Property
  • Suitable For Children Under 5
  • Toaster
  • Towels Provided
  • TV
  • Washer
  • Wi-Fi
House rules
    Pets not allowed
    Smoking not allowed
    Check in: 4:00 PM
    Check out: 10:00 AM
    1 Full bath
    1 Attached (ensuite)
    2 Fulls
    7 Twins
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Dates Min stay Per night
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R 2 691
11 May 2018 -
24 Jun 2018
1 night
R 1 884
13 Jul 2018 -
24 Jul 2018
1 night
R 2 960
16 Nov 2018 -
10 Dec 2018
1 night
R 1 884
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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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