Gion no Yado Four
Atmosphere of old Kyoto remains in Gion area
The most typical place where express “The” Kyoto is Gion. This machiya is nearby entertainment district of Gion, where Maiko and Geiko (apprentice geisha) are invited by a patron to dinner party in a zashiki. If you are lucky, you maybe can meet Maiko during your stay. Also, you can see famous high-class Japanese-style restaurants on stone-paved alley beside Shirakawa River. This scene is famous in the world because of many photos are taken here for guidebooks.
Over 80 years old machiya
A long narrow house, typical Kyoto, which share a wall with the neighbors. Gion no Yado has 4 machiya inside, “Four” is one of it. Gion no Yado has 4 machiya inside, “Four” is one of it. You can feel the time when Japanese people lived together with neighbors. Also, you can see lattice window, inner garden, and low ceiling with wooden beam which is from the old times. There are Japanese room with low tale and legless chair in Japanese room on the ground floor, and beds are on the second floor in western style room. All four machiya of “Gion no Yado” are different, so we recommend you to try all four machiya for your stay and find you favorite one.
Enjoy your time in Shigaraki pottery’s Kiln bath
We prepared two Shigaraki pottery’s bath tab inside of Japanese cypress bathroom. Bathroom is wide and two bath tab are waiting, you can enjoy your bath time with your family or your lover. Please relax bath time and prepare for the next day’s sightseeing.
Information of Gion no Yado Four
- Gion no Yado Four
- 231, Nishinocho, Higashiyama-ku Kyoto-shi, Kyoto, 605-0088
- 2 - 5 people
Subway "Sanjyoukeihan" 5 mins walk
Subway "Sanjyou" 5 mins walk
※ Please bring your own pajamas for your good night sleep.