Enjoyed our 4 nights here, away from the bustle but central to most activities. About 200 metres from subway and well serviced by buses. Great hospitality from our Aussie living night porter. Clean neat and professionally run, highly recommend.
I don’t have a lot of comparisons, but really enjoyed the stay. Everything was very clean and quiet. Rooms are minimalist but reasonably spacious. Wifi is good, there is good AC/heat, and private toilet with shower.
The onsen (one for men, one for women) was nice to warm up afte…
My boyfriend and I stayed here for two nights when visiting Kyoto. The Ryokan is about a 15-20 minute walk from Gion and is very close to the imperial palace and surrounded by very nice streets and buildings.
The traditional Japanese style breakfast was delicious and very filli…
We enjoyed our stay at ryokan sawaya. It is close to bus and subway. There are restaurants in the same block.
The hosts were very attentive. The room and facilities were spotless.
The onsen was convenient, a great way to start and end the day.
We were very comfortable here.
I loved staying there (4 nights)! The service is perfect, the hotel super clean and the rooms are very spacious.
I was looking for a true ryokan experience in Kyoto and it completely matched my expectations.
They have A/C, good wifi and a Handy guide you can use. It’s close to …
"have a room with a bath. Very good bathrooms!"
"Quiet, clean, very comfortable. "
"The beds are traditional Japanese mats so make sure you take that jnto consideration if yiu have any type of back problems."
"Staying on 2nd floor which is even more tranquil. "
"My room, #203, was above the koi pond in the traditional garden."