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The Gion House is Centrally-Located in Gion

It was repaired Gion historic district building by Kyoto City Gov.
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It was repaired Gion historic district building by Kyoto City Gov.
This is developed as Gion style facade. World Heritage Site ‘’Yakusugi’’ dining solid wood table
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4.5 of 5 stars
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17 reviews
It was repaired Gion historic district building by Kyoto City Gov.
This is developed as Gion style facade.
World Heritage Site ‘’Yakusugi’’ dining solid wood table
11 traditional old fashion size (wide size) tatamis room.
High Class White Mother-Goose Futons are provided on Tatami Room
Hand made by Shigaraki ware bathtub with shower facility, adjacent to garden
Hand made by Shigaraki ware bathtub with shower facility, adjacent to garden
The modern Japanese toilet Washlet
Japanese high class furniture manufacturer 'MORISHIGE' leather sofa with lacquer
Large capacity drum-type washer-dryers provide in the closet
Lighting effects by Antique lamps
The Gion Festival takes place annually in Kyoto July 14-17.
The Gion Festival takes place annually in Kyoto July 14-17.
Try a rickshaw ride
Night viewing of illuminated trees is also popular.
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Holiday Rental House -
1 Bedroom, 1 Bathroom, Sleeps 4
Kyoto, Kyoto Prefecture, Kinki
The Gion House has opened on October 2011, and a traditional Japanese 'machiya' is located smack in the center of Gion. The Gion House was designated Gion historic district building by Kyoto City Government. The Gion House was built in 1892, and was completely restored under the supervision of Kyoto City Government, and it was stand up for historical Gion principle. It is rented an entire house. Our quests may come and go freely, using the house as their own.

The restoration was a labor of love, requiring the participation of artisans specializing in traditional carpentry Kyoto style techniques, and using natural materials in all areas both inside and out. Great efforts were made to recreate an atmosphere, which will allow guests to experience the traditional way of living.
An added modern touch for comfort is the luxurious bathi...
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About the Owner, Tokuji T
Languages spoken: English
Response Rate: 90 %
Response Time: Within a few hours
Calendar Updated: 1 day ago
Listed since : Mar 2011
Overall rating: 4.8 / 5.0
Based on 51 reviews and 2 properties
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Listing #FKN3468408 by: FlipKey
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4.5 of 5 stars Very good - based on 17 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 27 August 2014 for a stay in August 2014

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 25 April 2014 for a stay in April 2014

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2 of 5 stars Reviewed 29 September 2013 for a stay in September 2013
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... I agree with the photos and descriptions of the house - amazing reno, facilities and location but there are four questions, which really should be considered before choosing this for your home away from home: (1) Are you a moderate to light sleeper? The house is located on a busy back road and only two houses from a corner...

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Amenities
  • Air Conditioning
  • Cooker
  • Grill
  • Internet Access
  • Local Guides/Maps
  • Microwave
  • Refrigerator
  • Safe
  • Soap/Shampoo Provided
  • Toaster
  • Towels Provided
  • Washer
Suitability
  • Pets Allowed:
    No
  • Smoking Allowed:
    No
  • Kid Friendly:
    Yes
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£154
US$200
£154
US$200
£1,076
US$1,400
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Fees
  • Cleaning fee: £23 / stay - Fee
Additional Rate and Availability Information
Payment in Japanese Yen only. US$ rates for reference only.
¥20,000/nt.(January & February)
¥22,000/nt.(March, May to October, December)
¥24,000/nt. (April. November and X'mas & New Year Holiday)
Rate is for two persons.
3rd persons ¥3,000/nt/, 4th persons ¥3,000/nt/ can stay for additional
Rates include tax. Minimum stay 5 nights
Please ask to me if we don't have availability for our minimum days in a row, I will accept under minimum in this case.
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