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Secret Garden K.Y.O.T.O (MH Houses)

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2 Bedrooms , 1 Bathroom , Sleeps 5
Kyoto, Kyoto Prefecture, Kinki
Traditional Kyoto townhouse built in the early Showa era(1931), fully licensed, well maintained and fitted with modern facilities. Situated in a historical town famous for its Japanese sake brewing, including some of the best known brands such as Gekkeikan & Kizakura. The most popular travel spot of Japan Fushimi Inari shrine is also nearby. Beautiful riverside and temples are within walking distance.

Tourist License / Licencia de turismo N °: 285
Listing #HL6801609
About the Owner
Languages spoken:English
Response Time:Within a few hours
Listed Since:October 2015
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Reviewed 23 August 2016

This is a traditional style house in south Kyoto, about a mile walk from Momoyama JR station (covered by our train pass). Lovely area, good facilities nearby. We stayed as two families totalling three adults and two children and it was plenty big enough. Microwave...More

Date of stay: August 2016
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MH H, VR Owner at Secret Garden K.Y.O.T.O (MH Houses), responded to this reviewResponded 23 August 2016

Thank you Andrew for the wonderful review and useful info! We apologize for any confusion caused by what's written on the website. After investigating and looking at our webpage, we can confirm that the number of bedrooms and toilet do match with the property. Please...More

Reviewed 20 April 2016

This place was a little too out of town for us as to get into central Kyoto it took two buses and 1 hour. The accomodation itself was small but clean and the washing machine was a welcome sight and the shower was good and...More

Date of stay: April 2016
Thank Susan F
MH H, VR Owner at Secret Garden K.Y.O.T.O (MH Houses), responded to this reviewResponded 21 April 2016

It's about 30 minutes to the central area but 10~20 minutes to the famous temples and tourist spots, so depends what you really want to experience. We have a house manual beside the front door under the window which clearly explains how to lock the...More

  • Air Conditioning
  • Balcony or Terrace
  • Dining Seats (5)
  • Double Beds:(2)
  • Hairdryer
  • Internet Access
  • Kettle
  • Linens Provided
  • Microwave
  • Private Garden
  • Refrigerator
  • Shower Rooms (1)
  • Single Beds:(1)
  • Soap/Shampoo Provided
  • Suitable For Children Under 5
  • Towels Provided
  • Washer
  • Wi-Fi
House rules
    Pets not allowed
    Smoking not allowed
    Check in: 3:00 PM
    Check out: 10:00 AM
Make yourselves home and please: check in after 3pm, if late at night, please be quiet & considerate as it is a quiet neighbourhood. Check out: 10am. Shoes off at entrance please...
    1 Shower
    2 Fulls
    1 Twin
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About the neighbourhood
Fushimi ward of Kyoto is well known for its Japanese sake making history, the most popular travel spot Fushimi Inari shrine is also nearby. Beautiful riverside and temples are within walking distance.
Getting around
Coming from Kyoto station(If from Kansai airport/Tokyo/Nagoya etc please take a JR train or bus to Kyoto station first): at the C4 bus platform, catch No.81 bus, it departs every 10 to 15 minutes, from 6.30am to 10.47pm, price ¥230, duration about 30 minutes, get off at Higomachi. Our house is just opposite the stop on the other side of the road, please look for our banner.

Coming by rental car: coin parking is just around the corner, 600 Yen per 24 hours. Bicycle rental shop is inside the Fushimi Port Park at Chushojima.
Car not needed
How to get there
Airport: Kansai International Airport: 92.0 km
Railway: Chushojima: 1.2 km
By train, it is on the Keihan Mainline connecting Osaka and Kyoto, the nearest & most convenient train station is Chushojima, at its North exit either catch the No.81 bus or taxi, takes only about 3 minutes. No.81 bus departs every 10 to 15 minutes, from 6am to 10pm, price ¥230, please get off at the 3rd stop Higomachi, keep walking forward for about 15 metres, then you will see our roadside banner, at the banner, look for an alleyway only about a metre wide, we are at the end of it. Alternatively you might choose to walk from the station to the guest house, it’s about 15 minutes on foot.
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