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Stylish & Innovative Machiya in the Central Kyoto

  • Stylish and innovative Machiya Townhouse lcoated in the central Kyoto near Kawaramachi and Gion
    Stylish and innovative Machiya Townhouse lcoated in the central Kyoto near Kawaramachi and Gion
    Stylish and innovative Machiya Townhouse lcoated in the central Kyoto near Kawaramachi and Gion
    The exterior of Shikokuan Machiya Residence Inn
    Living room, Tatami Bedroom and Garden
    Property description
    Holiday Rental House – 
    2 Bedrooms, 1 Bathroom, Sleeps 4
    Situated in the heart of Kyoto, Shikokuan Machiya Residence Inn is a stylish and innovative machiya accommodation located on a serene backstreet near the Takasegawa river, one of the most popular cherry blossom spots in Kyoto. The machiya is near Gion, where Geisha are frequently spotted on Hanamikoji Street, and the traditional cobbled streets of Pontocho, which are lined with bustling restaurants and bars are also within walking distance, as are the popular shopping centers on the corner of Kawaramachi and Shijo streets and the exciting Nishiki food market. Bus stops and train station are also within a 6 minute walking distance. This is the perfect place to feel the energy of both modern and traditional Kyoto.As the river flows through the center of the street, during the spring the che... more
  • Amenities & details
    • Air Conditioning
    • Alarm Clock
    • Cooker
    • Dryer
    • Freezer
    • Internet Access
    • Linens Provided
    • Microwave
    • Refrigerator
    • Shared Garden
    • Single Beds:(1)
    • Soap/Shampoo Provided
    • Telephone
    • Toaster
    • Towels Provided
    • Washer
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16 reviews 16 reviews
3 hotel reviews
28 helpful votes 28 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 May 2012 for a stay in April 2012

This was our third Machiya holiday in Kyoto, but our first at Shikokuan. The property is in an excellent location - about 5 minutes walk through quiet back streets to the area around Kawaraimachi station, and just round the corner from the nearest bus stop (on Kawaramachi-dori). Like most other machiya, this is a small (by western standards) property, but... more

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Thank you for your kind and thorough comments. I’m delighted to hear that you enjoyed your stay and made the most of your time here. As you mentioned, the location... more

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Hong Kong
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 13 February 2012 for a stay in January 2012


Management response:

Thank you for your comments! It was a pleasure accommodating you and helping you find your way around Kyoto. There really are a lot of great restaurants and sightseeing areas... more

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Toronto Canada
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17 hotel reviews
21 helpful votes 21 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 December 2011 for a stay in November 2011

This is beautiful townhouse in exelent location with very nice and stylish interiors, spaceous and comfortable. May be stair to the second floor is not for everyone (too steep), but it was OK for us and we enjoy our stay in this place overall. It was by far the best accomodation on our 3 weeks trip around Japan. Would definetly... more

Management response:

Thank you for your feedback. I’m elated to hear that our machiya was your favorite accommodation during your stay in Japan. As for the stairs, they are indeed steep, but... more

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