Kakishibu an Machiya House

Kakishibu an Machiya House

Kyoto 600-8037, Japan

based on 9 reviews

Kakishibu an Machiya House
Thu 21.10
Fri 22.10
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About Kakishibu an Machiya House

  • Entire house
    You'll have the place all to yourself
  • Clean and Tidy
    This stay has listed several different cleanliness practices.
  • Freebies
    This stay includes Wi-Fi for free
With a stay at this vacation home, you'll be centrally located in Kyoto, steps from Kawaramachi and within a 5-minute walk of Nishiki Market. Featured amenities include express check-out, multilingual staff, and luggage storage.

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Rooms available at Kakishibu an Machiya House

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Amenities at Kakishibu an Machiya House

  • Kitchen
  • Kitchenette
  • Air-conditioned
  • Laundry facilities
  • Washing machine
  • Linens
  • Towels
  • Flat-screen TV
  • TV
  • Free toiletries

Health and safety

  • Contactless check-in/check-out
  • Physical distancing in dining areas
  • Physical distancing rules
  • First-aid kit
  • Process in place to check health of guests
  • Hand sanitizer in guest accommodation and key areas
  • Screens or physical barriers placed between staff and guests in appropriate areas
  • Guest accommodation is disinfected between stays
  • Guest accommodation sealed after cleaning
  • All plates, cutlery, glasses and other tableware have been sanitized
  • Thermometers for guests provided by property
  • Safe
  • Delivered food is securely covered
  • Guests can opt-out of accommodation cleaning
  • Staff follow all safety protocols as directed by local authorities


  • Free Wi-Fi
  • Wi-Fi available in all areas
  • Internet
  • Linens
  • Towels
  • Fire extinguisher
  • Free toiletries
  • Shampoo
  • Smoke alarms
  • Heating
  • Body soap
  • Air-conditioned
  • Trash cans
  • Conditioner


  • Electric kettle
  • Microwave
  • Kitchenware
  • Stovetop
  • Tea/coffee maker
  • Toaster
  • Refrigerator
  • Kitchen
  • Kitchenette


  • Shower
  • Bathtub
  • Hairdryer
  • Toilet
  • Toilet paper
  • Toothbrush
  • Private bathroom
  • Walk-in shower


  • Slippers
  • Inner courtyard view
  • Tatami (traditional Japanese flooring)
  • Detached
  • Storage available

Accessibility and suitability

  • Multi-lingual staff
  • No smoking
  • Upper floors accessible by stairs


  • Laundry facilities
  • Iron and ironing board
  • Washing machine

Services and conveniences

  • Ticket service
  • Safety deposit box
  • Express check-out

Media and entertainment

  • Flat-screen TV
  • TV


  • Garden


  • Food can be delivered to guest accommodation

Reviews of Kakishibu an Machiya House

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Pros:Very picturesque - down a small side alley. As I understand it, these types of houses were the norm 100+ years ago in Japan. Great location ear markets/shopping/art and crafts. Great atmosphere Tatami mats, old wooden beams and pretty courtyard tiny garden. Modern kitchen and bath with VERY deep tub. Hot water plentiful. Small but efficient washer/dryer.Renters are super nice with excellent English.Nothing bad to say at all - just be aware of some of the limitations of choosing this type of accommodation. Daily cleaning was included, but must be requested.

Cons:Not a complaint per se, but this style means not for anyone with limited mobility. If I was going to stay more than a few days I would greatly miss not having normal chairs and table to sit at. Back was killing me. Only one bathroom very inconvenient. The walls are very thin, others were very quiet. I just hope we weren't too loud. It would be a challenge to keep warm over wintertime. Part of its historical nature - just be aware.

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What's nearby

  • Nishiki Market348 m
  • Gion0.9 km
  • Kyoto International Manga Museum1.3 km
  • Kyoto National Museum1.5 km
  • Sanjusangendo Temple1.6 km
  • Kiyomizu-dera1.9 km
  • Nijo Castle2.1 km
  • Kyoto Municipal Zoo2.2 km
  • Kyoto Imperial Palace2.6 km
  • Philosopher's Walk3.5 km
  • Nintendo World Headquarters3.7 km
  • Fushimi Inari-taisha3.9 km



Check in anytime after 15:00, check out anytime before 10:00


Cancellation/prepayment policies vary by room type and provider.

FAQs when booking at Kakishibu an Machiya House

  • Kakishibu an Machiya House is located at in Shimogyo, 0.6 km from the center of Kyoto. Nishiki Market is the closest landmark to Kakishibu an Machiya House.

  • Check-in time is 15:00 and check-out time is 10:00 at Kakishibu an Machiya House.

  • Yes, Kakishibu an Machiya House offers free Wi-Fi.

  • No, Kakishibu an Machiya House does not offer free parking.

  • No, Kakishibu an Machiya House does not offer free airport shuttle service.

  • Kakishibu an Machiya House is 38.3 km from Osaka Itami.

  • No, Kakishibu an Machiya House does not have a pool onsite.

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Distance to city center

0.6 km

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