Gion no Yado One
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, “One” is one of it. You can see lattice window, inner garden, and low ceiling with wooden beam which is from the old times. Ground floor is western style, and second floor has one Japanese room and one western 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.
Shigaraki pottery’s Kiln bath
We prepared Shigaraki pottery’s Kiln bath tab inside of Japanese cypress bathroom. The bath tab is very deep, so you can soak your shoulders deep in the bath. Make yourself at home in the relaxing small machiya
Information of Gion no Yado One
- Gion no Yado One
- 231, Nishinocho, Higashiyama-ku Kyoto-shi, Kyoto, 605-0088
- 2 - 4 people
Subway "Sanjyoukeihan" 5 mins walk
Subway "Sanjyou" 5 mins walk
※ Please bring your own pajamas for your good night sleep.