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Traditional Japanese House; Experience the Local lifestyle! FREE WiFi

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11 reviews
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Bedroom 1 (2 western beds)
Bedroom 2 (2 sets of futon)
Laundry space and toilet 2
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2 Bedrooms , 1 Bathroom , Sleeps 6
Kyoto, Kyoto Prefecture, Kinki
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Melanie C
Sydney, Australia
Level 1 Contributor
3 reviews
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Reviewed 4 December 2012 for a stay in November 2012

We loved our stay at this Machiya. It is very small but well laid out to make the most of the space. The Manager (Hiro) is very friendly and helpful to assist you with any special requests (e.g. local restaurants and a local playground for our 2 yr old). We loved our stay. However, you need to want to stay...

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Thank you very much for your stay. We also appreciate your nice comments about our facilities and service. It was nice meeting with you and your family and we look...


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London, United Kingdom
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86 reviews
37 hotel reviews
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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.

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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...


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Singapore, Singapore
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94 reviews
24 hotel reviews
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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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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...


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  • Air Conditioning
  • Balcony or Terrace
  • Cooker
  • Freezer
  • Full Baths (1)
  • Internet Access
  • Iron
  • Kettle
  • Linens Provided
  • Microwave
  • Private Garden
  • Refrigerator
  • Safe
  • Single Beds:(6)
  • Toaster
  • Towels Provided
  • TV
  • Washer
  • Wi-Fi
House rules
    Not kid-friendly
    Pets not allowed
    Smoking not allowed
    Check in: 3:00 PM
    Check out: 10:00 AM
No shoes allowed within the house
    1 Full bath
    6 Twins
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1 Apr 2018 -
30 Apr 2018
APRIL 2018
2 nights
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  • Additional person: £20 / stay - Fee
  • cleaning fee: £42 / stay - Fee
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About the neighbourhood
Located on the corner of a 商店街 'Shoutengai' (a street lined with local shops), this Machiya will open you up to the Kyoto local life, a completely different scene to the atmosphere of many tourist areas. Prepare yourself for this unique experience you cannot expect from any normal hotel or ryokan.

Have a taste of the Kyoto lifestyle first hand and become part of this rich, and historical community. This property is ideal for travelers, families, friends, and couples who are looking for either a short-term or long-term accommodation.
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