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Kimono Atelier Akane

Open today: 10:00 - 18:00
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Your kimono awaits you there

Super nice shop to find beautiful kimonos for women AND men. It's small but the quality and the... read more

Reviewed 8 March 2018
Sebastien G
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Beautiful Kimono Experience!

I have always wanted to play dress up and wear a beautiful kimono in Japan. When my boyfriend and I... read more

Reviewed 15 January 2018
Charisse G
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8 Mar 2018
“Your kimono awaits you there”
15 Jan 2018
“Beautiful Kimono Experience!”
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Kimono atelier Akane is a kimono boutique located in the central city of Kyoto! At Kimono atelier Akane, you can have an original experience of kimono. The owner of the boutique speak English and French who is professional "Kitsuke-shi" dress you up...more
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Suggested duration: 1-2 hours
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528 Hakurakutencho, Shimogyo-ku | 3f, Nakagyo, Kyoto 600-8422, Kyoto Prefecture
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+81 50-5309-8965
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Reviewed 8 March 2018 via mobile

Super nice shop to find beautiful kimonos for women AND men. It's small but the quality and the price are great! I could find a vest with a beautiful drawing on the inside for a kimono I already have. The shop owner is super kind...More

Date of experience: March 2018
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Reviewed 15 January 2018

I have always wanted to play dress up and wear a beautiful kimono in Japan. When my boyfriend and I came to Japan, specifically, Kyoto, I knew I chose the perfect place when we came to Kimono Atelier Akane. I booked in advanced for a...More

Date of experience: December 2017
Thank Charisse G
Reviewed 14 January 2018

I found my perfect kimono there and the staff was so super super nice. Got lots of pictures taken in a proper traditional Japanese room with tatamis and umbrella. It was absolutely amazing. The kimonos are beautiful and won't break your travel budget ! I'm...More

Date of experience: January 2018
Thank Ana P
Asako O, オーナー at Kimono Atelier Akane, responded to this reviewResponded 1 March 2018

Thank you for your visit and thank you for writing us :) We are happy to help you to find a kimono for you. Hope you enjoy the kimono even when you go back to your country! Regards, Kimono atelier Akane

Reviewed 13 January 2018 via mobile

The missus and I came here to simply buy some traditional kimonos. What we left with was so much more. We absolutely loved Akane. She helped us choose and fitted us in our kimonos. After the fitting, we were treated to a mini photoshoot which...More

Date of experience: December 2017
Thank illurian
Asako O, オーナー at Kimono Atelier Akane, responded to this reviewResponded 16 January 2018

Thank you so much for your visit! We are really happy to know that you have enjoyed the kimono experience and photo shoot. We are looking forward to seeing you next time :) Kimono atelier Akané

Reviewed 6 January 2018

Kimono Atelier Akane is a verry nice place for try and rent kimono there is a lot of choice of beautiful kimono! The owner is so nice and can speak english and also french!

Date of experience: December 2017
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Asako O, オーナー at Kimono Atelier Akane, responded to this reviewResponded 16 January 2018

Thank you so much for your review! We had good time with you. Merci encore et a trés bientôt :) Kimono atelier Akané

Reviewed 13 November 2017

I can try a kimino thanks to the manager and I love this !! The people are really pro and you can find quality kimonos. Workshop recommend!

Date of experience: November 2017
Thank Quentin G
Asako O, オーナー at Kimono Atelier Akane, responded to this reviewResponded 16 January 2018

Thank you very much for your review :) We were so happy to meet you! Hopefully see you again soon. A trés bientôt :) Kimono atelier Akané

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