It is a journey to stay at a special place on the secret alley
-which would make your time in Kyoto even more special-
A stay at Kyo-Machiya, a traditional Kyoto style house with 100 years of history,
A comfortable and sanitary stay with the equipment up to date,
This is the best hidden place when you seek for both.
Garden view bath house, Machiya that remains in the shape of the ancient times
Expansive Machiya house in Japanese modernism with a passage garden
Garden view bath tab made by Shigarakiyaki ware, Machiya in Taisho Modernism style
Free Wi-Fi / Credit card
◆Payment method Credit card
◆Payment method Credit card (payment on site)
・Visa・Mastercard・American Express・Discover・Diners・JCB・Alipay・WeChat Pay・LINE Pay
IN ・OUT / Luggage
Service can be also flexible outside of the operation hours. Please feel free to inquire in advance.
◆Check-in: 15: 30-18: 00
◆Check-out: ~11: 00
・Before check-in: 07:00~ Please request in advance.
・After check-out: ~ 20: 00 Please request during the stay.
・Receiving: Advance request is required, please set the delivery for the morning of the arrival date.
・Sending: Please request by the morning a day before the departure date.
For guests in every generation to have a comfortable stay…
◆Duvet for children sharing the bed ¥2,000/set/every 2 nights/tax included
◆Tableware and rice porridge cooker for children
◆Child chair and table
◆Snacks and juice for children under elementary school
◆Sealed garbage bin for diapers (Hokomachi・Mukadeyacho)
◆Space for stroller (Hokomachi・Mukadeyacho)
◆Stairs in the house are very steep. For those who may have difficulty using the stairs, we can prepare the bed on the first floor. Please request in advance.
Eco and Cleaning
Rooms are made every 2 days for your comfortable stay.
◆Towels are provided for 2 days
◆We appreciate for your cooperation to maintain the eco-friendly environment. We provide a cup of blended coffee brewed at a café in Kyoto for those who do not require the change of the bed sheets.
◆Please feel free to contact us for any inquiry.
Kitchen / Meal
Tasty meals at restaurants in the city and relaxing meals in the hotel room. Well balanced stay with reasonable costs performance.
◆A toaster oven, microwave and casserole for simple cooking are available
◆Please use a microwave for rice porridge for babies. ※Please refrain from cooking with fire.
◆Japanese tableware is available for meals bought from outside so that you can eat and relax in the room.
◆Bottled water(Hokomachi, Mukadeyacho), purified water(Otonari), coffee, English tea, Japanese tea and Japanese sweets from famous shops in Kyoto are available. ※Tap water in Kyoto is famous for being safe and good to drink.
◆Wine glasses, wine opener, electric kettles etc are available.
◆Food catering of Kyoto style Kaiseki meal is available to enjoy in the room.
Washing machine is available in the room with free of charge.
◆Drum type washer/dryer (Hokomachi・Otonari)
◆Washing machine with simple dryer (Mukadeyacho）
◆Bathroom clothing dryer (Mukadeyacho）
◆Clothing pins / Laundry hanger / Drying space (Mukadeyacho)
※Please do not wash the hotel towels, those will be replaced when required.
※We appreciate your consideration for the neighbors and finishing the laundry by 21:00.
Meals in the room
Breakfast and dinner for your choice
Please relax and enjoy the meal in the private room.
We can arrange a special delivery meal which is considered as a typical Kyoto culture, popular “teoriaezushi”(hand made rice rolls with local food) and so on.
Workshop at Machiya, KYO-ISUKE INN.
Not only to cover the standard sightseeing, you can also enjoy special workshops at a traditional Japanese house. We can arrange the experience such as “Tsumamizaiku(traditional Japanese accessory making), “Ikenobo style Ikebana(flower arrangement) at KYO-ISUKE and a play “Ochaya Asobi” games with Maiko(apprentice Geisha).
A house with a garden you can charter
It is a long shaped Kyo-Machiya protected from Taisho period so called “Unagi no Nekoko”(the bed of eel). Small garden at the back is where the natural light comes into the house. The hot bath will heal your tired body from traveling and enjoy the luxurious time only for yourselves with the typical Kyoto food, wine and sake bought from Nishiki market. The night will be quiet at this hidden house on the tasteful alley. In the morning, you will taste the typical breakfast delivered from a traditional Japanese restaurant.
You may want to stay together with your family. KYO-ISUKE allows a family or group to stay in one house. “Mukadeyacho” can hold up to 4 persons, “OTonari” up to 5 persons and “Hokomachi” house up to 7 persons. When you combine those houses, maximum of 16 persons can stay together. It can be for a group of any sort, a group of females, family or a group separated by generations. It is convenient to go out to different destinations by the group as “Otonari” and “Hokomachi” do not require to bring the key with you. (“Mukadeyacho” requires to hold a key.)
Finding Kyoto experience
We offer options for special experiences at KYO-ISUKE to make the stay in Kyoto more interesting.
Playing traditional games with geisha in admired “Hanamachi“ geisha quarter. (Location will be at a Ochaya(tea house) introduced by KYO-ISUKE.)
Taste Kyoto style meal known as the typical food delivery culture. Breakfast・Dinner
Japanese crafts workshop experience in Machiya
5 minutes walk from the nearest station
Hanging out at the fashionable and reasonable shops and restaurants loved by locals in Karasuma business area will make you an experienced traveler.
The station is a convenient hub for 3 public transportations.
Subway Shijo Sta. , Hankyu Karasuma Sta. , Bus Shijo Karasuma
Airport limousine Karasuma stop, 5 min walk
A convenient store and a supermarket are in 3 min walk.
Post office, 1 min walk
Metered parking, 1 min walk
※Indicated time are approximates.
You can reach to the popular sightseeing spots on foot
KYO-ISUKE is surrounded by Nijo Castle, Imperial palace, Kawaramachi and Gion area and Kyoto Station within walking distance.
Nishiki market, 8 min walk : Popular spot with a lot of delicious food
Mikane Shrine, 10 min walk : Recommend annual visit for God of Money
Shijo Kawaramachi area, 15 min walk : Locals hang out here
Nijo Castle, 15 min walk : Fully enjoy the history at the world heritage
※Indicated time are approximates.
Service for each guest needs
Chartering the whole house to enjoy the private space and the office in front can support the guest requirements. We are well spoken for providing a safe stay even for a group of females only or with children.
Cloak service before arrival and after departure, luggage delivery and receiving
Arranging a food delivery
Advise for access to the destinations, sightseeing and restaurants
Room decoration with balloons for birthday and anniversary
Taxi arrangement etc
※Please note that some arrangements need to be requested in advance.
9: 00-18: 00 (flexible)
ACCESS & GUIDE
Access from Kyoto Station
■Subway:Get off at Shijo station, 2 stations away by Subway Karasuma line bound for Kokusai Kaikan
■Bus:Get off at Shijo Karasuma by Kyoto City bus #26 or #101
Please give the following address to the driver. 中京区百足屋町378-3（新町通錦小路上ル）
Access from the airport
■About 55 minutes from Osaka International Airport (Itami) to Kyoto Station by airport limousine bus
■About 75 minutes from Kansai International Airport to Kyoto Station by limited express Haruka
Access information from the station and airport is as follows.＞＞
Access by car
■Meishin Highway 6.5km from Kyoto Minami (South) interchange, approx. 18 minutes
■Meishin Highway 9.4km from Kyoto Higashi (East) interchange, approx. 22 minutes
Above mentioned information are according to the route search by car navigators.
For car navigator, please search “378-3 Mukaceyacho, Nakagyo-Ku, Kyoto”
No private parking area is available. Please use the nearby toll car park.
- Nishiki Market
About a 8-min walk
- Nijo Castle
About a 15-minute walk
- Kyoto Gyoen National Garden
About a 20-min walk
- Kawaramachi, Gion, Kamogawa
About a 20-min walk
- Kiyomizu Temple
About a 15-min bus ride
About a 15-min bus ride
- Kinkakuji Temple
About a 30-min bus ride
- Ginkakuji Temple・Tetsugakunomichi
About a 20-min bus ride
- Fushimi Inari Shrine
About a 20-min train ride
About a 25-min train ride
About a 15-min train ride
About a 45-min train and bus ride
① Please book through the Website.Card information is not required upon making a reservation. Though “On-site payment” will be indicated, we request to settle the payment by credit card by the arrival date.
② After the completion of the booking, you will receive a guidance mail.If you do not receive this guidance after 72 hours, the email address entered may be wrong.
Please send us your name, reservation number and the check-in date from the correct email address directly to the following address.It is blocked as a spam mail.
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③ Advance card paymentYou will receive an invoice for credit card payment approximately 2 weeks before the arrival date (it may be 1 month before depending on the plan). Please settle the payment within 72 hours.
※Please note that the booking will be cancelled if the payment is not settled.
※Please settle the payment upon check-in if your arrival date is within 3 days.
※The total amount will be refunded after deduction of the cancellation charge in case of cancellation.
Basic Cancellation Policy
The day before and 2 days prior to the arrival date … 80%
3 to 14 days prior to the arrival date … 50%
※Some stay plans have individual cancellation policy. Please check on the reservation page.
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