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120 year-old Historic House xFully Renovated x 2Toilets x FREE WIFI!

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1 bedroom
1 bathroom
4 guests
2 nights minimum
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'AKANE-AN'. This 120 year-old Kyoto machiya is located on a quiet stone-paved street, just a 5-min walk from World Heritage Site NIJO Castle. Many more famous historical and cultural sites can be found within walking distance. ----------------------------------------------------------------- KITCHEN (1F): • Induction Heating Cooker • Refrigerator • Microwave • Toaster • Kettle • Rice cooker • Cookware • Plates, Cups & Cutlery • Kitchen cloth & sponge & kitchen detergent ----------------------------------------------------------------- Japanese-Style Room (1F): • Table with cushions • View of Tsuboniwa traditional Japanese garden • Plasma TV • Up to 2 Japanese-style futon bedding ---------------------------------------------------------------- BATHROOMS (1F): • Bathtub, shower, toilet • Add...'AKANE-AN'. This 120 year-old Kyoto machiya is located on a quiet stone-paved street, just a 5-min walk from World Heritage Site NIJO Castle. Many more famous historical and cultural sites can be found within walking distance. ----------------------------------------------------------------- KITCHEN (1F): • Induction Heating Cooker • Refrigerator • Microwave • Toaster • Kettle • Rice cooker • Cookware • Plates, Cups & Cutlery • Kitchen cloth & sponge & kitchen detergent ----------------------------------------------------------------- Japanese-Style Room (1F): • Table with cushions • View of Tsuboniwa traditional Japanese garden • Plasma TV • Up to 2 Japanese-style futon bedding ---------------------------------------------------------------- BATHROOMS (1F): • Bathtub, shower, toilet • Additional toilet on 1F • Bathroom amenities: Shampoo, Conditioner, Body soap, Body sponge, Hair dryer and Razors • Towels ----------------------------------------------------------------- WESTERN-style Room (2F): • 2 twin beds ----------------------------------------------------------------- JAPANESE-Style Sitting Room (2F): • Additional tatami-lined room ----------------------------------------------------------------- OTHER ESSENTIALS: • Free wifi, Washing Machine, Washing Detergent, Air Conditioning with Heater unit, Iron with Iron board ----------------------------------------------------------------- 【The machiya door number and full check-in instructions will be sent in a separate confirmation email.】 Tourist License / Licencia de turismo N °: 京都市指令保保生第74号More
House Rules
Pets Allowed: No
Smoking Allowed: No
Kid Friendly: Yes
- No shoes inside the house. - There is NO parking space available. Please *do not* park on the street, or in the neighbour’s parking spot. ▶︎▶︎請注意、這裡沒有停車位。請不要把車停在路邊或是在鄰家的停車位上。 ▶︎▶︎请注意、这里没有停车位。请不要把车停在路边或是在邻家的停车位上。
Bathrooms
1 Full bath
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MACHIYA RESIDENCE INN
Languages spoken:English
Response Rate:95%
Response Time:Within a day
Listed Since:August 2010
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Reviewed 18 November 2017

First of all, let me just say this is not a place for anyone who has trouble sitting on the floor. There is only one stool in the house. Both toilets are on the ground floor so I had my mom sleep downstairs in the...More

Date of stay: November 2017
Thank barbadosbybus
Odyssey21150168993, VR Owner at 120 year-old Historic House xFully Renovated x 2Toilets x FREE WIFI!, responded to this reviewResponded 18 September 2020

Dear barbadosbybus, Thank you very much for your kind review of "Akane-an" machiya house. It was a pleasure to accommodate you and we are glad that you enjoyed your experience with MACHIYA RESIDENCE INN Kyoto. We have done our best to preserve the original architecture...More

Reviewed 25 June 2015

The house was spotless and well equipped. The location was excellent, in the heart of Gion and close to amenities. But more than those pluses, the house added to our Japanese experience in its traditional decor, functions and design. One couple had the upstairs rooms...More

Date of stay: May 2015
Thank Lesley C
Management response:Responded 26 July 2015

Thank you for your review regarding Akane-an! We are pleased to hear that your stay with Machiya Residence Inn enhanced your experience and visit to Kyoto. This machiya is close to many of Kyoto's most famous sightseeing attractions--were you able to visit many of them?...More

Reviewed 1 December 2014 via mobile

Great character and great location, except that a taxi cannot get to the door. Nice bath an garden view.; comfortable linen. Very responsive and helpful staff. Leave yourself a couple of hours to figure out all the gadgets!More

Date of stay: November 2014
Thank BusyMom2012
Management response:Responded 7 May 2015

Thank you very much for your feedback! Each of our machiya has a different atmosphere about them, so we are pleased to hear that you enjoyed your stay at Akane-an. One unique aspect about traditional Japanese machiya is that they can be found hidden down...More

Reviewed 9 November 2014

Nice location near sanjo covert alley, they are restaurants opened late, supermarket and bakery. A bit far from JR shinjo station (15 min) but for Kyoto size it's nothing. It's a lovely house fully fournished evrything needed for the stay is offered from tea, cofee,...More

Date of stay: October 2014
Thank Bambi974
Management response:Responded 5 May 2015

Thank you for your lovely feedback. We are glad to have made your one-week stay at Akane-an enjoyable! We take pride in providing our guests with the experience of a traditional Japanese house with the comforts of a modern home. The location of this particular...More

Amenities
Pets Allowed: No
Smoking Allowed: No
Kid Friendly: Yes
Air Conditioning
Suitable For Children Under 5
Freezer
Refrigerator
Internet Access
Iron
Kettle
Linens Provided
Microwave
Private Garden
Safe
Cooker
Toaster
Towels Provided
TV
Washer
Wi-Fi
Short Term Rentals (4 Days Or Fewer)
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