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    Sakura Rive View is a very nice private apartment that faces directly on the banks of the River Takase. Recently renovated, (2014), this studio apartment of 35 square meters has two tatami bedrooms separated by sliding wooden doors ( so it can become a single large room), a kitchenette complete... View all property information
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    Kyoto, Kyoto Prefecture 600 8025
    5 of 5 stars Reviewed 20 February 2015
    We were met on the corner by Andrea who helped us with our luggage and immediately informed us of the neighbouring restaurants, shops and streets that were essential to visit. The...
    5 of 5 stars Reviewed 6 November 2014
    Andrea and Mayumi's apartment is just perfect. It was clean, comfortable, and exactly as described and represented in the photographs. It's situated in a very charming part of...
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    5 of 5 stars (10) Excellent
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    The house has been renovated for modern comfort but still maintains the old charm.<BR>You can feel as if you actually live in Kyoto.<BR><BR>The house is a very convenient location, close to the Shijyo Karasuma and Kawaramachi area.<BR>There are some popular places within walking distance from the... View all property information
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    Kyoto, Kyoto Prefecture 604 8205
    5 of 5 stars Reviewed 7 July 2016
    Tom was very accessible, met us at the station, recommended bike shop, grocery store and restaurant. Kitchen small but works for breakfast. Coffee, tea and bottled water...
    5 of 5 stars Reviewed 12 June 2016
    Tom's house was perfectly set up for our group of 4 adults. The areas around the house were interesting with lots of eating options. The convenience store and subway were very...
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    5 of 5 stars (5) Excellent
    3 Bedrooms, 2 Bathrooms, Sleeps 8 | Quick View
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    Escape from crowd and noise! Come and visit Kyoto's mountainous area and stay in a traditional thatched-roof (Kayabuki) house. The place we live is called Keihoku. It's only 1 hour north away from center Kyoto, and you can enjoy stunningly majestic mountain and river scenery, fresh air, and meet... View all property information
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    Kyoto, Kyoto Prefecture 6010531
    5 of 5 stars Reviewed 14 June 2016
    Our visit to Kyoto countryside was most definitely the highlight of our trip to Japan! We fell in love with Keihoku. Our gracious Hosts Hideo and Yukako were amazing! Very warm...
    5 of 5 stars Reviewed 26 April 2016
    We stayed in this lovely place for 4 days. Hideo was very helpful picking us up from the bus stop where we then went to the supermarket to buy supplies for meals. They had cute...
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    5 of 5 stars (54) Excellent
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    Gion Machiya is a traditional Kyoto-style townhouse located on a small street in Kyoto, the old capital of Japan. The location of the house is simply amazing with restaurants, cafes, super market, convenience stores, post office, ATMs, train/bus stations etc all within a short walking distance... View all property information
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    Kyoto, Kyoto Prefecture 605 0844
    5 of 5 stars Reviewed 18 December 2015
    My first impression of the place was good. But it hit the note when i had such a nice Property Manager that helped me out a lot. THANK YOU very much Hiromi. You have been a great...
    5 of 5 stars Reviewed 25 August 2015
    Everything inside the house is fine except that the price of additional guests seems to be too high.
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    4.5 of 5 stars (4) Very good
    3 Bedrooms, 1 Bathroom, Sleeps 6 | Quick View
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    Our place is a renovated traditional Kyoto style 100 year-old townhouse called Kyo-machiya nestled in the central Kyoto - 2 min walk from Gojo subway station and Karasuma-Gojo bus stop, 10 min walk from JR Kyoto station. Despite the convenient location, the neighborhood is very quiet due to taller... View all property information
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    Kyoto, Kyoto Prefecture 6008301
    5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 April 2016
    had a great experience at this family townhouse. We had five people and where very comfortable. 6 would be the limit but. It is in a great location very convenient to buses...
    4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 June 2015
    The home is very close to the subway and definitely within walking distance to Kyoto main station. It's also close to plenty of bus stops to get around town. The owner leaves...
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    5 of 5 stars (1) Excellent
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    This house is traditional Japanese house and there are in a quiet atmosphere. About a little less than ten minutes walk from Keihan Sanjo Station. Close to the downtown of Sanjo, or Okazaki, Higashiyama. In Japan, in order to operate as accommodation, The property is under the guidance of Kyoto,... View all property information
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    Kyoto, Kyoto Prefecture 606 8354
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    5 of 5 stars (12) Excellent
    2 Bedrooms, 2 Bathrooms, Sleeps 4 | Quick View
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    Hi Guys, Sakura River Side Apartment is a very nice private apartment that faces directly on the banks of the River Takase. Recently renovated, this studio apartment of 35sqm has two tatami bedrooms separated by sliding wooden doors. It comes with a bathtub & shower, a separate toilet and also a... View all property information
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    Kyoto, Kyoto Prefecture 600 8025
    5 of 5 stars Reviewed 28 April 2015
    We loved everything about this apartment! The apartment itself has been beautifully renovated in the traditional Tatami style of Japanese living. It's equipped with everything...
    5 of 5 stars Reviewed 18 April 2015
    Excellent location and spacious by Japanese standards. Andrea was very friendly and gave good recommendations. Rooms were well heated. Only the toilet gets a little chilly.
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    5 of 5 stars (2) Excellent
    4 Bedrooms, 2 Bathrooms, Sleeps 10 | Quick View
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    Located near the famous Kiyomizu Temple, in a quiet residential area, Gojozaka Machiya has all the charm of an old traditional Kyoto townhouse, with luxurious modern facilities and comfort. Fully renovated, it is the perfect location to stay for a larger group of up to 10 persons, for the visit of... View all property information
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    Kyoto, Kyoto Prefecture 605 0873
    5 of 5 stars Reviewed 21 May 2016
    Our stay at the Tofukuji Machiya was fantastic. The owners, Akiko and Patrick, did a fantastic job with this house which has absolutely everything you can hope for. The house is...
    5 of 5 stars Reviewed 20 May 2016
    “Incredible place, even better than the photos! We had a great time at Akiko's machiya. Gorgeous space, fantastic amenities and a superb location. Everything was...
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    4.5 of 5 stars (4) Very good
    3 Bedrooms, 2 Bathrooms, Sleeps 6 | Quick View
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    Gojo Machiya is a Japanese traditional townhouse built before 1897 (last known record). It has just been fully renovated and features luxurious modern facilities. <BR>Experience the traditional lifestyle of the people of Kyoto in full comfort.<BR>Redesigned by the famous Japanese architect Mr.... View all property information
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    Kyoto, Kyoto Prefecture 605 0917
    5 of 5 stars Reviewed 20 May 2016
    Gojo Machiya was the perfect spot for us. After a couple of weeks of hotels we were ready for some home comfort. Gojo was lovely: compact but well furnished and a good mix of...
    4 of 5 stars Reviewed 11 May 2016
    We travelled a family of 5 (3 grown up kids). My wife loved the house it was very homey, we especially liked the living room area. The kitchen was very well equipped with...
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    5 of 5 stars (1) Excellent
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    Unoan is a 100-years old machiya that has been beautifully renovated into a luxurious accommodation for short stays. You can rent the whole house for more than one day, allowing you to fully relax and enjoy the experience. Kyoto machiya are the traditional residences of Kyoto merchants. Normally... View all property information
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    Kyoto, Kyoto Prefecture 6050842
    5 of 5 stars Reviewed 25 November 2015
    All we need is walking distance. Close to station. major temples, and supermarket. 100 years old. but well renovated with modern kitchen and bathroom. even laundry machine is...
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    5 of 5 stars (2) Excellent
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    Thank you for looking at our spacious (120m2), bright, tranquil, elegant Kominka, a traditional Japanese folk house.Located in one of the most culturally significant parts of Kyoto, we trust our house will be the perfect haven for your vacation! Boasting stunning views on the surroundings hills... View all property information
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    Kyoto, Kyoto Prefecture 606 8446
    5 of 5 stars Reviewed 18 January 2016
    This is the first time we stayed in a vocation house instead of a hotel and after trying it , we just loved it. The house is all well equipped, clean, quiet and tastefully...
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    Machiya Lily is a bespoke blend of traditional Kyoto architecture and modern luxury. Machiya Lily was first opened in the middle of the Meiji period (1896) as a Kimono shop. The property remained in the same family until 2013 when I purchased it and began the long process of restoration. My goal in... View all property information
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    Kyoto, Kyoto Prefecture 605 0908
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    5 of 5 stars (4) Excellent
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    Thank you for considering for your holiday rental our 2,100 Sq. ft., fully renovated, traditional Machiya complemented by its 150y old garden. We are located a short 10-12mn walk from Kyoto station in a peaceful and traditional environment. We hope our house will offer a unique experience to the... View all property information
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    Kyoto, Kyoto Prefecture 600 8173
    5 of 5 stars Reviewed 18 July 2016
    I stayed in this authentic Japanese home with my husband and two friends and we absolutely loved it! The booking process was so easy and the owner Mike was a wealth of...
    5 of 5 stars Reviewed 23 March 2016
    Thanks Christian, this time we stayed in your bigger property and the only thing we can say is : We are SPOILED
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    2 Bedrooms, 1 Bathroom, Sleeps 8 | Quick View
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    Our freshly renovated traditional Japanese machiya is just five minutes from toufukuji station, and walking distance to many temples. We are one stop from Kyoto station situated in a quaint residential area, quiet and magical. We used largely natural traditional building materials to restore this... View all property information
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    Kyoto, Kyoto Prefecture 605 0985
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    SPECIAL DISCOUNT FOR OCTOBER! PLEASE FEEL FREE TO CONTACT US! Kyoto is famous for having been the ancient capital of Japan, dating back over 1200 years.The sheer beauty of the temples, shrines, gardens and culture imbued within, makes Kyoto one of the most revered places in the world. Momiji-an... View all property information
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    Kyoto, Kyoto Prefecture 605 0862
    4 of 5 stars Reviewed 19 April 2015
    Momiji-an is an excellent choice for a traveler looking to experience more of Japan than a hotel room. The lodging is quite spacious with an upstairs bedroom and a bathroom...
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    5 of 5 stars (2) Excellent
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    This is a beautiful up market condominium. It has bright a comfortable living room, modern kitchen, relaxing bedroom and wonderful bathroom.The whole unit is yours to enjoy.We are always ready to answer your questions.The apartment is a short walk to the world famous Gion district, but in the quiet... View all property information
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    Kyoto, Kyoto Prefecture 605 0041
    5 of 5 stars Reviewed 29 April 2016
    This apartment had everything we needed for our week-long stay with two young children in Kyoto. From bedding to laundry to a fully-appointed kitchen, we were able to explore...
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    4.5 of 5 stars (2) Very good
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    *** This is a very established listing with exceptional reviews (4.4/5 average over 6 categories) on other vacation rental sites and regularly comes up top in search results for Kyoto. We are offering this at an exceptionally cheap price as an introduction offer on this site in order to get... View all property information
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    Kyoto, Kyoto Prefecture 604 0087
    4 of 5 stars Reviewed 18 June 2016
    Owner provided good directions with pictures from train station, a short subway ride and then about a ten minute walk from the Subway stop. Well equipped place and fairly roomy...
    5 of 5 stars Reviewed 23 February 2016
    William was great with communication, he was efficient and friendly. When we arrived we were a little early for check in but we were able to drop our bags for which we were really...
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    5 of 5 stars (1) Excellent
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    Located at the foot of Kiyomizu Temple, my house "Kiyomizu Shukuba" is a 90 year-old building. The building follows the original, traditional Kyoto-style residence architecture, with a living area on the second floor (Kiyomizu Shukuba), and a small restaurant on the first floor (Kiyomizu... View all property information
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    Kyoto, Kyoto Prefecture 605 0862
    5 of 5 stars Reviewed 10 April 2016
    We were so lucky to find this charming two bedroom apartment - recently renovated to a very high standard and located in a quiet street just meters away from the busier boulevards...
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    5 of 5 stars (2) Excellent
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    The private alley leads into the modern machiya Kyoto Kinugasa An which has been fully renovated with three bedrooms, dining room, and a full kitchen. It can fit up to 5 people. It is located 8 minutes away walking distance to the world heritage, Kinkakuji. There are many popular places such as... View all property information
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    Kyoto, Kyoto Prefecture 603 8374
    5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago
    What a delight this totally remodeled machiya townhouse is! The whole house is updated with furniture and amenities, yet we could still feel the peaceful traditional Kyoto: a...
    5 of 5 stars Reviewed 20 March 2016
    Wow! We were so very impressed by this Machiya house to stay. the house is newly renovated with upscale finishes. It was clean and bright and looks far better to see in...
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    SPECIAL DISCOUNT IN THE END OF OCTOBER! PLEASE FEEL FREE TO CONTACT US. -Private Kitchen & living room -Private toilet & bathroom -Private entrance Kyoto is famous for having been the ancient capital of Japan, dating back over 1200 years. The sheer beauty of the temples, shrines, gardens and... View all property information
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    Kyoto, Kyoto Prefecture 605 0862
    5 of 5 stars Reviewed 11 October 2015
    Great location in a quiet street. The building manager Mariko was fantastic and was so helpful. Our two teenage daughters loved the apartment as well. Nice to have some space...
    5 of 5 stars Reviewed 29 March 2015
    We had a real good time in Shofu-an. Being located very conveniently to do a lot of sightseeing by feet and really dive into old Kyoto at times where most of the tourists are...
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    124 years old charming Japanese traditional wooden town house (machiya), fully renovated to a holiday rental house. This house is located in the very center of Kyoto city. Walking distance to the Kyoto Imperial Palace, Nijo castle of world heritage, Gaisha area etc. To access all main beautiful... View all property information
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    Kyoto, Kyoto Prefecture 602 8452
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    5 of 5 stars (6) Excellent
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    "Kiyomizu Machiya" is an old traditional Kyoto townhouse just fully renovated, featuring luxurious facilities. <BR>The perfect location to experience the traditional lifestyle of the people of Kyoto in full modern comfort while visiting the city.<BR><BR>Entirely redesigned from the ground up, with... View all property information
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    Kyoto, Kyoto Prefecture 405 0874
    5 of 5 stars Reviewed 10 July 2016
    We spent six nights at 'our' little machiya. It is a very well presented and aesthetically pleasing property, with all the mod cons (kitchen appliances, washer/dryer, iron, good...
    5 of 5 stars Reviewed 28 December 2015
    Our family of 5 (including 3 teenage boys) had a great 5-night stay in this townhouse. It is extremely well-located, very convenient to Gion and a major bus stop is just steps...
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    In the center of Kyoto and in the district of Mibu-dera, where samourais and shinsengumi used to train and live, a fully renovated kyo-machiya with modern facilities. Less than 10 mn of 2 trains stations (towards Arashiyzma and Gion), bus stop to Kansai airport and with plenty of and izakaya at... View all property information
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    Kyoto, Kyoto Prefecture 604 8821
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    Nijo House is a cozy house in a private alleyway. You can experience life here in a local neighborhood. It is 5 minutes from Kyoto Station by train and a 5 minute walk from JR Nijo Station, a subway station and World Heritage Site Nijo Castle. Within 500 meters of the house you will find an... View all property information
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    Kyoto, Kyoto Prefecture 6048384
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    1 Bedroom, 1 Bathroom, Sleeps 8 | Quick View
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    Welcome to Kyoto, Japan!       My name is Yuki. Thank you very much for watching my room's info. I'm looking forward to your booking. Great access !!<clean and stylish new apartment>       You can get a guidebook for free!  Easy to access everywhere in Kyoto.  -Tanbaguchi station (7mins/walk)... View all property information
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    Kyoto, Kyoto Prefecture 600 8841
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    5 of 5 stars (2) Excellent
    5 Bedrooms, 2 Bathrooms, Sleeps 12 | Quick View
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    Conveniently located next to Tofukuji train station, this large house has been fully renovated. Enjoy the traditional lifestyle of the people of Kyoto in full modern comfort and luxury. Convenient and pleasant for large group. This large house (almost 130 m2 / 1,350 sq ft) has been entirely... View all property information
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    Kyoto, Kyoto Prefecture 605 0974
    5 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 July 2016
    From initial contact to parting words, Akiko has been a model of professionalism and a fantastic host. The house was brilliant, and suited our needs down to the ground. The area...
    5 of 5 stars Reviewed 21 May 2016
    Our stay at the Tofukuji Machiya was fantastic. Akiko and Patrick, the owners, did a fantastic job with this house and they are very accommodating and always willing to help. The...
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    Japanese traditional house 'Machiya' makes your trip special memory. Most of the traditional parts are remained perfectly. You can enjoy the good old Kyoto life: antiques, tatami, kawara (traditional tile) roof and of course futon. On the other hand kitchen, toilet and bathroom are recently... View all property information
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    Kyoto, Kyoto Prefecture 605 0089
    5 of 5 stars Reviewed 14 July 2016
    Loved this place! From the tatami mats to the slippers, the green tea and the futons, it all felt traditional and authentic. The location and neighbourhood are excellent. Easy...
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    On the edge of Gion, the centuries old entertainment district, walk out the door to feel the vibrant energy, enjoy the classic beauty of Kyoto. Come home to well appointed two room apartment designed to cater to your needs and comfort as a traveler. The Space Walk through the fully equipped... View all property information
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    Kyoto, Kyoto Prefecture 605 0017
    5 of 5 stars Reviewed 6 November 2015
    My friend and I stayed here for a girls trip and absolutely loved it! There were 2 rooms so we each had our own space and it was very clean and well organized. Niall was a...
    4 of 5 stars Reviewed 27 December 2014
    The place was comfortable and very well communicated with the city, a few steps from bus stops, subway stations and famous sightseeing spots. The house rules were specific and...
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    5 of 5 stars (5) Excellent
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    The house, located in the northern part of kyoto city. It is surrounded by mountains of kyoto. It is a rich natural environment ,deer and monkeys and birds. On the other hand,16 -minute walk to both the subway Kitayama and Kokusaikaikan. One of the most fashionable,historical area. Kamigamo -... View all property information
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    Kyoto, Kyoto Prefecture 606 0015
    5 of 5 stars Reviewed 14 June 2016
    My guess is that the secluded neighborhood in which Kyoto Vacation House is located was just a few decades ago a quiet country town in the northeastern hills beyond Kyoto proper...
    5 of 5 stars Reviewed 22 August 2015
    Lovely place! The host was amazing, kind, genuinely interested in us being comfortable, knowing how to use all the applicances etc, and making sure we had a lovely time in Kyoto...
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    A beautifully renovated Japanese house at the heart of a residential neighborhood, a quiet alley minutes away from the great Kurodani Temples complex (World Heritage). Walking distance to Kyoto University and Heian Shrine.<BR>Spacious living room, big bedroom plus garden, kitchen, bathroom. Brand... View all property information
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    Kyoto, Kyoto Prefecture 606 8326
    4 of 5 stars Reviewed 6 June 2016
    We rented the House for 4 nights in May 2016 my husband and I. The house is little (but big enough to be really comfortable), charming and modern. The neighborhood with is...
    5 of 5 stars Reviewed 21 November 2015
    We had a fantastic 2 week stay and found getting around Kyoto easy using the brilliant local bus service.Zen House provided simple accommodation in a handy location.The bikes were...
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    Newly open, fully renovated old Kyoto Machiya in great location! Located 300 m from the famous Toji Temple, in a quiet neighborhood, "Toji Machiya" is an old traditional Kyoto townhouse, featuring luxurious modern facilities and comfort. The old townhouse has been entirely redesigned from the... View all property information
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    Kyoto, Kyoto Prefecture 601 8439
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    Our place is a completely renovated traditional Kyoto style old townhouse called Kyo-machiya nestled in the Nishijin district of Kyoto - a silk weaving town to make kimono. Just 1-2 min walk from the nearest bus stop, 15 min walk to the famous Golden Pavilion. The neighborhood is quiet as the house... View all property information
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    Kyoto, Kyoto Prefecture 6028305
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    You will be staying in Nishisuya, a very clean, safe and exclusive Japanese neighbourhood. The entire 2-storey traditional Machiya building is yours to enjoy. It has been fully renovated inside and out. Its original layout and character has been carefully preserved. The machiya has wooden sliding... View all property information
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    Kyoto, Kyoto Prefecture 600 8833
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    Stay at a great location, with pocket WiFi steps from the Kamo River and a 5min walk to the geisha house district of Gion. This central flat is designed with your comfort in mind. Kyoto is a fascinating city with an abundance of places of beauty. This apartment is right in the heart of the... View all property information
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    Kyoto, Kyoto Prefecture 6050847
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    Location Gion is near, from the nightlife, you can walk. Traffic also close to good and Kiyomizu Temple. All of the furniture as you like you, you can be set for a double bed or bunk beds. It is ideal for friends and family. The room is a clean and cozy stylish flat. The room has a double size... View all property information
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    Kyoto, Kyoto Prefecture 9008040
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    Our traditional Japanese townhouse (Machiya) conveniently located right in the middle of the Gion-Yasaka-Kiyomizu district, arguably Kyoto's most popular area, yet away from the hustle and bustle in a little narrow quiet side street offers a haven of tranquility to our guests. Our house is... View all property information
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    Kyoto, Kyoto Prefecture 605 0822
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    4.5 of 5 stars (13) Very good
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    THe apartment is a two bedroomed apartment at Karasuma-Gojo in central Kyoto. It is in a modern building with a security door. Each of the bedrooms has a double bed and there is a sofa bed in the living room. They is a spacious well equiped kitchen. It is one minute from Gojo subway station, so it... View all property information
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    Kyoto, Kyoto Prefecture 600 8408
    5 of 5 stars Reviewed 17 July 2016
    The apartment we booked had a problem, so we were offered another, bigger place to rent.2 bedrooms and 2 futons in the lounge/living /dining room were comfortable. Spacious for 4...
    5 of 5 stars Reviewed 22 April 2016
    Our family of 5 stayed here for 5 days. The apartment is lovely, on the 7th floor of a private, secure apartment block in a side street just off 2 main streets in the central city...
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    This house is located in Fushimi Inari area. It's the most popular place for tourists. It's just 5 minutes walk to this Fushimi Inari. Kyoto station 10 minutes, Gion 10 minutes. There are two train lines from here.( JR line and KEIHAN line) So it's very convenient. Please feel real Kyoto. This... View all property information
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    Kyoto, Kyoto Prefecture 612 0011
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    5 of 5 stars (2) Excellent
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    SPECIAL DISCOUNT IN THE END OF OCTOBER! PLEASE FEEL FREE TO CONTACT US. SHIMOZA-AN is the lower level of almost 100 years old Kyoto machiya, traditional Kyoto townhouse. Our New York architect based in Kyoto Geoffrey P. Moussas renovated it to make this old house a special place where to stay with... View all property information
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    Kyoto, Kyoto Prefecture 604 8272
    5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 October 2015
    It was wonderful staying in an authentic traditional Japanese home, with modern comforts (Nespresso and Wi-Fi).The house was clean, comfortable and spacious for our family of...
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    5 of 5 stars (8) Excellent
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    Matsu Sho An is a 120-year old traditional timber house or machiya in Kyoto that was originally constructed in the 1880s towards the end of the Meiji period and was used primarily as a shop and warehouse. The home has been painstakingly restored in 2014 to its original condition, with modern... View all property information
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    Kyoto, Kyoto Prefecture 604 0998
    5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago
    I am late in writing this review of our family's visit to Matsu Sho An this past spring. We live in Tokyo and visit Kyoto frequently. This time, all of the hotel's were fully...
    5 of 5 stars Reviewed 30 June 2016
    Our family of 4 (2 adults, one 15-yr old and one 10-yr old) were wonderfully surprised by how authentic, comfortable, and well-located this townhouse is! It has very high end...
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    Situated a 5-minute walk from Gojo Subway Station, this air-conditioned traditional Japanese holiday home features free WiFi, a hot tub and a balcony. The unit is 2 km from Kiyomizu-dera Temple, and around a 20-minutes walk to Kyoto Station. The Gion area is also only a 15-minute walk away.... View all property information
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    Kyoto, Kyoto Prefecture 6008070
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    4.5 of 5 stars (5) Very good
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    Conveniently located a 3-minute walk from Higashiyama Subway Station, Kyoto Miyabi Inn is a traditional Japanese-style townhouse with modern facilities like free Wi-Fi and flat-screen TV. Guests rent out the whole 2-storey building, and free-use bicycles are available. Featuring a historic charm,... View all property information
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    Kyoto, Kyoto Prefecture 606 0025
    5 of 5 stars Reviewed 31 July 2015
    Our stay at the Miyabi Inn was all in all superb! Even though we only stayed here for one night, the Japanese Townhouse experience catered by the inn and its friendly owner had...
    5 of 5 stars Reviewed 12 January 2015
    Stayed for four nights with husband and a 2 year old in this traditional Japanese home. We absolutely love it! If you want to experience living in a traditional Japanese house...
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    5 of 5 stars (2) Excellent
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    SPECIAL DISCOUNT IN THE END OF OCTOBER! PLEASE FEEL FREE TO CONTACT US. KAMIZA-AN is the upper level of almost 100 years old Kyoto machiya, traditional Kyoto townhouse. - Private Kitchen -Private toilet and bathroom -Private entrance You can experience the old days Japanese life style while... View all property information
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    Kyoto, Kyoto Prefecture 604 8272
    5 of 5 stars Reviewed 15 May 2015
    We stayed here in April 2015. We found the accommodation great, really comfortable for our family of four and in a great location. The area was interesting to explore, convenient...
    5 of 5 stars Reviewed 12 October 2014
    We were two families (4 adults and 3 kids age 1-4) staying in the house. The house, while small, is very cosy and very new. I believe it was just opened in March so the kitchen...
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    “Kyomachiya” is a rental house is located on a quiet, traditional Japanese street. An exterior latticed bay window and mud (Earth) wall preserve the traditional asthetic of the “Machiya”-style home. On the interior, every room is equipped with an air-conditioning unit for maximum comfort during... View all property information
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    Kyoto, Kyoto Prefecture 6050931
    5 of 5 stars Reviewed 23 April 2016
    This holiday rental was perfect. The location was excellent and the house itself was new, immaculately clean and fully stocked with everything we could possibly need. It really...
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    5 of 5 stars (4) Excellent
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    Yōkai SOHO is located on the outskirt of the great Kitano tenmangū shrine, in a traditional commercial area of retail shops (shōtengai 商店街) leading to the famous Yōkai street. In this area, which was the northwestern entrance to Kyoto city in the Heian period (8th century), the people of Kyoto used... View all property information
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    Kyoto, Kyoto Prefecture 602 8371
    4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago
    Apartment is as shown in the pictures. Liked the shower and toilet facilities, the kitchen would be better if it had a microwave. The location is not so convenient, the express...
    5 of 5 stars Reviewed 9 December 2015
    Very good stay. The appartment is perfect for 5 peoples who want to visit Kyoto. Il's nice and clean. Many interesting sites are closed. To travel, buses are very close and...
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    Our large, traditional 3-story house has all the comforts of home so you can relax and enjoy your trip, including a rooftop balcony with a 360 degree view. The bottom floor to the house has a bar-style dining area as well as a full kitchen, laundry machine, and dryer. There is also a bath/shower... View all property information
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    Kyoto, Kyoto Prefecture 600 8404
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    The Space Enjoy a private excellent 4 room with a full kitchen and bathroom, spacious garden to enjoy your stay.. The neighborhood is historical and tranquil , with a thriving traditional Kyoto scene. Guest Access You will have access to your own bathroom kitchen and bed/living room.... View all property information
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    Kyoto, Kyoto Prefecture 606 8446
    Kyoto Vacation Rentals

    Stroll like a kimono-clad samurai of a bygone era in the cool, dappled sunlight of Bamboo Street, where towering bamboo forests and stone walls hide sheltered gardens and silent neighborhoods. Your money-saving Kyoto vacation rental home, condo, apartment, townhouse, or traditional machiya puts you in the heart of ancient Japan’s former imperial capitol. Kyoto is still a religious center, with over 1,600 temples and scores of Shinto shrines, gardens, historic buildings, and museums. Kyoto’s riverside cherry trees blossoming in spring, colorful autumn leaves, and winter snows have inspired artists and haiku writers for centuries.

    Vacation Rentals Best Kyoto Choice

    Besides money-savings compared to luxury hotels, your Kyoto vacation rental can bring you closer to a traditional Japanese life style if you opt for tatami mats, rice paper doors, futons, soaking in cedar tubs, and meditative gardens. Though modern comforts like beds, showers, flat screen TVs, and computers are equally available. Enlist a vacation rental host to help fine-tune your sightseeing itinerary of temples, teahouses, theaters, shrines, gardens, shops, and museums. The money-savings from a Kyoto vacation rental can help pay for tea ceremonies, Geisha district entertainment, Kabuki at Minamiza Theater, antiques, fabrics, ceramics, handicrafts, sake, sushi, and noodle house meals.

    Kyoto History

    Explore the roots of modern Japan at the Kyoto Archaeological Museum. Japan’s ancient power struggles are exemplified by the Tokugawa shogun’s Kyoto residence, Nijo-jo Castle, and the emperor’s Kyoto Gosho Imperial Palace in nearby Imperial Park. Learn about traditional Japanese ceramics at the Raku Museum. Travel in time to 1940-1970, the pre-plastic Japanese toy robot era, at the Tin Toy Museum. Let the kids gorge on manga comics at the Kyoto International Manga Museum.

    Nature & Gardens

    Take the kids to Iwatayama Monkey Park in Nishikyo-ku. Kyoto Botanical Garden has a bonsai exhibit, bamboo garden, cherry trees, irises, camellias, hydrangea, and peonies. The garden of rocks, raked sand, and dwarf trees at Konchi-in Temple is a masterpiece dating to 1627. Arashiyama District’s Tenryu-ji Temple zen garden, laid out in the 1300s by Muso Soseki, was the first designed for meditation rather than strolling. Ryoan-ji Temple’s stone “garden of emptiness,” laid out in 1499 and viewed from above like a framed painting, is world-renowned as a device to aid meditation.

    Temples, Theaters & Shopping

    Pontocho’s riverside theater and geisha district is near the Nishikoji-dori food and vegetable arcade. The nearby Kawaramachi shopping district has local craftsmen specializing in everything from dolls and kimonos to paper umbrellas and painted fans. Gion, the old geisha and entertainment district across the Kamo River from Pontocho, still has performance theaters and cha-ya (teahouses). The adjacent Eastern Mountain District of Higashiyama-ku has a historic walking route from the cliff-top Kiyomizu-dera Temple to Gion’s Yasaka-jinja Shrine.