Machiya Residence Inn Fushizome-an


This traditional Japanese house is located in the central part of Kyoto, close to many of the city of the most popular sight seeing attractions. Come and stay at this exquisitely restored, traditional Japanese townhouse and be transported back in time.What makes this particular machiya stand out is the layout and architecture, which reveals its history through design. Once a local merchants house, this machiya has now transformed into an accommodation for guests to be transported back into time, and experience first hand everything this property has to offer.Although minimalistic at first glance, the further you delve into the house, the richer the history, and more serene the space becomes.

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The “okudosan” (a charcoal or wood fueled stove) has been restored with red bricks, while polished artificial marble line the sink to evoke images of what this machiya house had looked like in the past. The high ceiling (hibukuro) acted as a chimney, and together with the “okudosan” was considered a sacred area of the house. Now, this hibukuro serves as a skylight to provide plenty of natural light throughout the house.


In the back is a fully equipped bathroom with a sink, toilet, washer, dryer, and bathtub that overlooks the quaint tsuboniwa garden.


As you approach the entrance, you will be greeted by an impressive lattice bay window that has been accentuated by the “irimoya” roof. A traditional roof where all 4 sides slope down, and a gable is included in the center — this style is often seen used on many temples & shrines.


35.005238 135.746719

66-16 Mibubojo-cho Nakagyo-ku Kyoto,Kyoto,604-8804,JAPAN
From Kyoto Station to Fushizome-an by Subway
-Approximately 15 minutes by Subway
1. Take the subway to Shijo Station
2. Get off at Karasuma Station & transfer to the Hankyu LINE
3. Get off at Omiya Station
4. Walk to Fushizome-an (Approximately 5 minutes by foot)

From Kyoto Station to Fushizome-an by Taxi
-Approximately 12 minutes by Taxi
You can get to Kyoto station from Kansai International Airport by JR Express HARUKA line (approximately 80 minutes by train)

"About the Check-in"
After reservation, details such as check-in method etc. will be sent from the facility.

"Check in Time"
From 3 p.m. to 7 p.m.

This is a Japanese style accommodation as Vacation Rental. It basically offers rooms only. We ask all the guests to confirm the details of "About the Check in" and "Check in Time"

"About the Check-in"
After reservation, details such as check-in method etc. will be sent from the facility.

"Check in Time"
From 3 p.m. to 7 p.m.


Check-in Time
From 3:00pm to 7:00pm
Check-out Time
Until 10:00am
Tax / Service Charge
Credit cards accepted at this property
Credit card is NOT accepted at this ryokan. Please pay by cash.
For co-sleeping preschool aged children, there are no charges for up to 2 children per lodging. For children that require separate bedding, the lodging charges are the same as adults.
Pets are NOT allowed.
Nothing in particular
Other policies & conditions
Being a historic wooden building, firearms are strictly prohibited inside the premises, and smoking is prohibited./Being a private reservation machiya, no staff is stationed there. Emergency contact information is registered on the provided dedicated mobile phone./Because the accommodation facility is a renovated town house which was originally used as a private home, the surrounding neighbourhood has residents living there. Please be considerate of the fact when you use the facility./Depending on how the guests use the facility, there may be cases where the guests may be asked to improve their conduct. If an improvement is not observed, it may be unavoidable to have the guests vacate the house. In that case, guests are asked to take note that a refund will not offered./After reservation, details such as check-in method etc. will be sent from the facility./Everything inside the facility, including furnishings etc. can be used without extra charges. However, since the facility uses fittings that may be old, guests are urged to handle them with care./Please report in case breakage or any damage occurs.

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