Townhouse | 1 bedrooms | sleeps 4
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.
Spacious living room, big bedroom plus garden, kitchen, bathroom. Brand new.
Owned by two university professors specialized in traditional and contemporary Japanese culture and architecture.
Completely renewed with new equipments (kitchen, fridge, bathroom, washing toilet), video projector, double glazed windows, interphone with TV monitor.
A mixed between the Japanese traditional wooden house and modern living. High ceiling living room and cocoon like bedroom.
Contemporary feeling of Japanese space.
Mobile Internet, video projection on big screen, bicycle.
Walking distance from Keihan line (underground train), city buses.
|Size||Sleeps up to 4, 1 bedrooms|
|Will consider||Long term lets (over 1 month), Short breaks (1-4 days)|
|Access||Car not necessary|
|Nearest travel links||Nearest railway: Marutamachi Keihan 1 km|
|Family friendly||Suitable for children over 5|
|Notes||No pets allowed, No smoking at this property|
Features and Facilities
|General||Air conditioning, TV, Wi-Fi available|
|Standard||Kettle, Toaster, Hair dryer|
|Utilities||Cooker, Microwave, Fridge, Freezer, Washing machine|
|Rooms||1 bedroom, 1 bathrooms of which 1 Family bathrooms|
|Furniture||Cots (4), Lounge seats for 4|
|Other||Linen provided, Towels provided|
|Outdoors||Private garden, Bicycles available|
The Honshu region
Kyoto is the ancient capital of Japan, the most important preserved historical landscape in Japan.
The city holds 14 UNESCO world heritage sites, thousands of temples and shrines, the five biggest Zen monasteries.
It is a city of cultural and historical heritage, where you can enjoy both a traditional and contemporary life style: it is the heart of ancient Japan.
The Zen House is inside a traditional neighborhood, surrounded by Buddhist temples: Shogoin, Kurodani complex, and Heian shrine.
From the house, you can walk until the city center going through Heian shrine (Okazaki Museum area), and then up to Kodaiji temple area, Maruyama Park, Yasaka shrine, and Gion.