Townhouse / 1 bedrooms / sleeps 4

Key Info
  • Nearest beach 70 km
  • Child friendly
  • Car not necessary
  • Air conditioning
  • No pets allowed
  • Private garden

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, 2 bicycles are available for free.

Walking distance from Keihan line (underground train), city buses.

Size Sleeps up to 4, 1 bedrooms
Rooms 1 bedroom, 2 bathrooms of which 1 family bathroom and 1 toilet only
Check in time: 15:00
Check out time: 10:00
Nearest beach Pacific Ocean 70 km
Access Car not necessary
Nearest Amenities 1 km
Nearest travel links Nearest airport: Kansai International Airport 70 km, Nearest railway: Marutamachi Keihan 1 km
Family friendly Great for children of all ages
Notes No pets allowed, No smoking at this property

Features and Facilities

Luxuries Internet access
General Air conditioning, TV, Wi-Fi available
Standard Kettle, Toaster, Hair dryer
Utilities Cooker, Microwave, Fridge, Freezer
Furniture Single Beds (4), Dining seats for 4, Lounge seats for 2
Other Linen provided, Towels provided
Outdoors Balcony or terrace, Private garden, Bicycles available
Access Not suitable for wheelchair users

The Kinki 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.