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Historical House in CITY CENTER! 2 Toilets x 7min walk to Train STN x FREE WiFi

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Holiday Rental House -
2 Bedrooms , 1 Bathroom , Sleeps 6
Kyoto, Kyoto Prefecture, Kinki
'SUO-AN' machiya house. With one step inside, you will not only be immediately freed from the hustle and bustle of everyday life, but exposed to the wonders that could only be found during the Taisho Period.
• Induction Heating Cooker
• Microwave
• Toaster
• Kettle
• Rice cooker
• Cookware
• Plates, Cups & Cutlery (enough for 6 guests)
• Kitchen Cloth, Sponge, and Kitchen Detergent
LIVING ROOM Japanese Style (1F):
• Low table with seating
• Plasma TV
• View of Tsuboniwa traditional Japanese garden
JAPANESE-Style Room (2F):
• Up to 2 Japanese-style futon bedding
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Listing #FKN3671841
About the Manager
Machiya Residence Inn
Languages spoken:English
Response Rate:100%
Response Time:Within a day
Listed Since:August 2010
Interaction with guests
・A 24 hour emergency phone connecting you to our staff is available in each room. ------------------------------------------------ Following a revision of accommodation tax regulations, the City of Kyoto will charge each guest an accommodation tax effective 1 October, 2018. We kindly ask that you make the payment for the separate accommodation tax during check-in. 【The Accommodation Tax Rate】 Under 20,000 yen-------200 yen From 20,000 yen to under 50,000 yen-------500 yen 50,000 yen and over--------1,000 yen ※ The accommodation tax will be charged per person per night. ※ The accommodation tax applies only to the accommodation fee, and will not apply to meals, luggage delivery, or any other services.
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Reviewed 6 October 2018

We stayed at the Machiya Suoan in Kyoto for 6 nights during a 2 week visit to Japan with our daughter, her husband and their two young boys. It is not far from a subway station, which then links to Kyoto Station. The rooms are...More

Thank vjq
Reviewed 4 May 2015

Suoan Machiya Inn is located in a quiet lane in a residential neighbourhood, and about 10 mins walk to Shijo subway station. As there are 6 of us, we decided to stay at a service apartment instead of in a hotel. For the 6 nights...More

Thank Rainbowlad
Management response:Responded 7 May 2015

Thank you very much for your thorough feedback! We are pleased to hear that you found your stay to be comfortable and spacious. We’ve strived to keep the original structure and atmosphere of a traditional Japanese townhouse for our guest to enjoy, which is why...More

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Reviewed 14 November 2014

On our stay in Japan we spent time in Osaka, Kyoto and Tokyo. In Osaka and Tokyo we stayed in hotels but in Kyoto we thought we'd try something different and stayed at Suoan Machiya Residence Inn. It was like stepping back in time or...More

1  Thank Ray D
Management response:Responded 5 May 2015

Thank you very much for your review. It pleases us to hear that your stay at Suo-an was the highlight of your trip! Staying at a machiya will definitely offer you an unforgettable experience that you cannot obtain from any other "typical" hotel. It is...More

  • Air Conditioning
  • Alarm Clock
  • Cooker
  • Dryer
  • Freezer
  • Full Baths (1)
  • Internet Access
  • Iron
  • Kettle
  • Linens Provided
  • Microwave
  • Private Garden
  • Refrigerator
  • Safe
  • Single Beds:(6)
  • Soap/Shampoo Provided
  • Suitable For Children Under 5
  • Toaster
  • Towels Provided
  • TV
  • Washer
  • Wi-Fi
House rules
    Not kid-friendly
    Pets not allowed
    Smoking not allowed
    Check in: 3:00 PM
    Check out: 10:00 AM
    1 Full bath
    6 Twins
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  • Cleaning Fee: R 839 / stay - Fee
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About the neighbourhood
SUO-AN is located near Kyoto's city centre (Shoji Area)
Located near Kyoto city's busiest city center, Suo-an stands to offer guests a taste of a modern 'wa'-style, an undeniably distinct Japanese style with a contemporary twist. Rooms are designed using a crimson-based colour scheme, windows covered with latticed openings, and floors lined with traditional tatami mats.

KYOTO SUBWAY: Shijo STN. (exit 6), 6 minute walk
KYOTO BUS: Horikawa-Matsubara Stop, 7 minute walk
Karasuma-Matsubara Stop, 7 minute walk

Please enjoy and experience the old lifestyle of Kyoto in this traditional Machiya-style accommodation with all the modern facilities.
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