Walk a minute to “Sanjyo Shopping Arcade” which has a history for more than 100 years. Walk 10 minutes to “Nijyo Castle”. Walk 10 minutes to “Shijyo Omiya” where are a lot of Japanese style bar and restaurants.
Walk at a narrow street from shopping arcade.
Feel local life in Anenishi-an.
Anenishi-an located just beside of Sanjyo Shopping Arcade where the local life of traditional Kyoto is still alive. Anenishi-an is surrounded by three temples, so the environment is typical Kyoto.
Ground floor has a wide entrance and Japanese garden where you can see an inner garden. Maple tree and other plants show you a beautiful Japanese four seasons. Small kitchen and bathroom are also on the ground floor. On the second floor, there is a western style bed room. Anenishi-an is small but calm machiya, so please enjoy a precious time with your family or friends. You will know how quiet the local Kyoto’s night life is.
Live in the depth of Kyoto
Closest shopping place, “Sanjyo Shopping Arcade” has rows of shops with retro style. There are more than 180 shops inside of arcade, and a lot of people visit there to buy many things for their life such as their dinner, tea, and daily necessities. Just turn at a narrow street from this arcade, you will see some machiya. One of them is Anenishi-an.
Vermilion colored entrance and lattice of Anenishi-an make you feel you are really in the depth of Kyoto.
Relaxing inside an umbrella pine’s bathroom
We prepared a bathroom made of umbrella pines which is the highest class of wooden bath. Umbrella pines are special because of the white-yellow color with luster, noble scent of cypress, and minute grains. You will see an inner garden from bathroom window. A rainy day at Anenishi-an has a special atmosphere which make you feel sentiments of Japan.
Enjoy a small machiya
Machiya in Kyoto has a small entrance and also the space itself is small, but because of this, machiya has a lot of well-designed to live comfortable. Anenishi-an still has this typical design, even renovated. The inner garden welcomed sunlight and wind inside to machiya, and make you feel you are not in the center of town. Please feel the idea and thought of traditional Japan.
Information of Anenishi-an
- 46-16, Anenishicho, Nakagyo-ku Kyoto-shi, Kyoto, 604-8372
- 2 - 6 people
Bus stop "Horikawa sanjyou" 5 mins walk
Subway "Nijyoujyoumae" 7 mins walk
JR Subway "Nijyou" 10 mins walk
※ Please bring your own pajamas for your good night sleep.