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Quality Machiya to Feel the Local Atmosphere

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    Front of the house
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    House entrance and Internet space
    House entrance with amber coloured ramps
    Through to dining area
    Property description
    Kyoto
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    Holiday Rental House – 
    2 Bedrooms, 1 Bathroom, Sleeps 6
    KOHAKU-AN
    A traditional Japanese townhouse that lies in the Higashiyama area where many of Kyoto`s cultural heritage sites remain. The house is situated in an ideal location with easy access to popular sightseeing spots such as Gion, Kiyomizu-dera Temple, Sanjusangen-do, Fushimi-Inari Taisha, and is just one station away from Kyoto station. This beautifully renovated property can accommodate up to 6 people.

    ENTRANCE
    An open, and airy entrance way will greet you as you slide open the wooden doors. From here, the natural light peeking through the latticed doors, and the warm glow from the amber-coloured light fixtures will lead you further into the Machiya.

    LIVING SPACE/KITCHEN
    The living space is fitted with quintessential tatami flooring found in many Japanese houses, while the kitchen...
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  • Amenities & details
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    • Pets Allowed:
      No
    • Smoking Allowed:
      No
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LeeanY
London, United Kingdom
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73 reviews
31 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 64 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 December 2012 for a stay in November 2012

A great place thats not too far from the main attractions and Gion. Easy to find and in a lovely location for local shopping and food. Amenities in the house were good and there was a lovely feel to the place - really making the stay feel local. A welcome change to staying in a hotel. more

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Thank you for your stay with Koahakuan Machiya Residence Inn. We are delighted to hear that you were able to make most of your stay and enjoy the local atmosphere... more

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JamesTanS...
Singapore, Singapore
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62 reviews
21 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 70 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 19 November 2012 for a stay in November 2012

5 of us visited Kyoto and spent 4 nights in this machiya. We opted for this local accommodation because we wanted a place where the 5 of us can be together and didn't want to be pigeon-holed into your typical hotel room. First impression, it looks like an old Japanese storehouse but inside, it is totally clean and complete with...

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Management response:

Thank you very much for your stay with Kohakuan Machiya Residence Inn. We are glad to hear you enjoyed your stay and experience the local atmosphere of Kyoto! It was... more

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pmezawong
Lake Oswego, Oregon
1 review
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 28 June 2012 for a stay in June 2012
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person found this review helpful

The Machiya Townhouse is the perfect place to stay in Kyoto. We had a family of five(2 teens and 1 8 yr old) and this townhouse allowed us to experience how Japanese people live. A hotel would've required two or more rooms which we didn't want and it would've been much more expensive. The Townhouse was very clean and had... more

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Thank you very much for your stay at Kohakuan Machiya Residence Inn. We also really appreciate your comments about the facilities and surroundings of the townhouse. It was very nice... more

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