Boutique hotel centrally located in the top tourist district of Gion in Kyoto. Gion is the old Geisha entertainment area and a charming historical area of Kyoto. There are many shops, stalls, restaurants, parks and temples a short walk away from the hotel. Other tourist attractions in Kyoto are easily accessible by bus. The staff at the hotel were friendly and very helpful with directions and any other matters. The rooms were a little small but still clean and comfortable.
Although staff are not well spoken in English, they try their best to communicate with us. The hotel is well-decorated in traditional Japanese style. Moreover, it's close to the Gion, shopping and eating area in Kyoto. Recommended the public bath room (separate male and female) very clean, and comfort after long day journey in the city.
Ratakorn from Bangkok, Thailand
Our hotel is located amidst some of Kyotos most popular sights- including Yasaka Shrine- Kodai-ji Temple- Kennin-ji Temple …More
very convenient to everything. Quiet and clean, great price.
Hotel has laundry service but its expensive desk will give you map to coin laundry not too far away but really really hard to find, follow map don't take a cab they won't find it it's on side street then turn down long alleyway...
A modern japanese ryokan. Nice tattame rooms in an excellent location. Service was first class, attentive helpful and personable. I loved the way they helped us with instructions on wearing yukata, hardly rocket science but sweet.
Ordered taxis arrived on time. The public bath was also good and relaxing. Also nice to have our own minitubs as well.
We have stayed in old ryokan, ultra modern hotels and business hotels in Kyoto and this one suited us the best.
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