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Cottage -
1 Bedroom, 1 Bathroom, Sleeps 2
Kyoto, Kyoto Prefecture, Kinki
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Montreal Quebec Canada
Reviewed 20 January 2014 for a stay in January 2014
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Los Angeles, California
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Reviewed 24 November 2013 for a stay in November 2013

Making this our home base for five nights was easy. Situated in a quiet residential neighborhood made for a most pleasant experience, in addition to its ideal location to the subway and sights. Markets and restaurants are merely a stone's throw away. It's quite a charming little place and would certainly stay there again.

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Norwell
Reviewed 15 November 2013 for a stay in November 2013
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Amenities
  • Air Conditioning
  • Cooker
  • Dryer
  • Internet Access
  • Linens Provided
  • Local Guides/Maps
  • Microwave
  • Refrigerator
  • Safe
  • Shared Garden
  • Soap/Shampoo Provided
  • Suitable For Children Under 5
  • Toaster
  • Towels Provided
  • Washer
House rules
    Kid-friendly
    Pets not allowed
    Smoking not allowed
CHECK IN TIME is from 15:00PM-20:00PM. CHECK OUT is at 10:00AM sharp. NO SMOKING ALLOWED in/or outside near the house. Please step out to the main road and smoke quietly there...
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Rates

Rates are calculated based on the latest information provided. Please contact the manager/owner to confirm actual rates for your requested dates.

Dates Min stay Per night Per week
Default 1 night
£83
US$106
£499
US$636
13 Jul 2017 -
24 Jul 2017
H S (summer)
3 nights
£159
US$203
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25 Jul 2017 -
12 Aug 2017
M S (summer)
3 nights
£118
US$150
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13 Aug 2017 -
16 Aug 2017
F S (summer)
3 nights
£214
US$273
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Please note: rates may have been converted from the original local currency to British Pounds and are approximate rates that may change due to exchange rate fluctuation. Please contact the manager to confirm actual rates for your requested dates.
Fees
  • cleaning fee: £35 / stay - Fee
Additional Rate and Availability Information
Rates are as below.
(Please note that our base rates are in Japanese Yen, and US$ rates shown are approximate conversions for reference only.)

Rates
Middle Season Rate: 17000JPY for 2 persons.
Mar.21-26, Jul.25-Aug.12, Aug.17-Sep.30

High Season Rate: 23000JPY for 2 persons.
Apr.19-29, May8-31, Jul.13-24, Oct.1-Nov.19

Festival Season Rate: 31000JPY for 2 persons.
Mar.27-Apr.18, Apr.30-May.7, Aug.13-16, Nov.20-30, Dec.30-Jan.3

*Every extra 1 person, add 3,000JPY per night
*Only for Regular seasons, every 7 nights, get 1 night fee.
*Under 3 nights stay, require a cleaning fee of 4,000JPY.
*Pl consult with us for special rate for long stay above 3 weeks.
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About the neighbourhood
Shirakawa is located 2 mins from the main historical Nene's Path. The traditional Geisha district of Gion is 4 min walk along the edge of the Shirakawa Stream. Also the upmarket restaurant area of Pontocho along the banks of the Kamagawa River is an easy stroll. This whole area is flat and an easy walk and as with all Kyoto is quiet and perfectly safe. Fifteen minutes walk east are the Higashiyama mountains that have superb hiking.

The area around the house has many interesting shops and is steeped in Kyoto history. The highlights of Kyoto; Heian Jinju, Kyoto Museum, Nanzenji, Kodaiji and Chion-in Temples, Maruyama Park, Philosophers Path and many more are an easy stroll from Shirakawa Cottage. There are many interesting cafes, antique shops and specialty shops nearby.

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