Machiya Residence Inn Otabisho-an


Borrowing its name from the Fushimi Inari Otabisho shrine located in its backyard, this traditional machiya house will envelope you in history and transport you a world away during your stay.Otabisho - an machiya house can be found a short 7 minute walk from Kyoto Station, Hachijo Exit. The perfect location to begin your travels, you can visit the numerous sightseeing attraction surrounding Kyoto Station, or take a short train ride away to easily visit all that Kyoto has to offer.To the North of Kyoto Station is Higashi Honganji Temple and Shosei-en Garden, this temple offers visitors a chance to walk around a large, sprawling complex and view Kyoto of the largest wooden structure. Take the JR Nara line South and find yourself at Fushimi Inari Taisha, a popular shrine home to the thousands of red-vermillion coloured, torii gates.

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- VAT is included, but bathing tax (around JPY 150 per adult) may NOT be included.
- Price in USD is based on the exchange rate as of today and might be different from that of the booking date.


This open space area combines both the kitchen & dining area – a large dining table that can seat up to 6 guests is available for use. For larger groups of friends & family, buy local groceries from Nishiki Market, and cook & dine together around the table. For smaller groups, you will have plenty of space to relax around the table as you enjoy breakfast in the morning, or a light meal in the evening. Wine-red coloured tiles, rich mahogany wood, jet-black & stainless steel kitchen fixtures complete the kitchen area.


An all white bathroom creates a bright & relaxing space for you to unwind in after a day of exploring this historical city. A spacious bathtub with a window looking out into the backyard provides a beautiful view of the traditional “tsuboniwa” garden. A separate toilet space can be found on the 1st and 2nd floor.


Garden Appreciate the traditional garden of “Otabisho-an” from the Japanese room found on the 1st floor, or view the garden as you soak in the bathtub. In addition to the stone lantern, Japanese maple tree, “tsukubai” water fountain, this machiya also integrates Fushimi Inari Otabisho Shrine into its background. Catch glimpses of this shrine, and enjoy a different view of the garden throughour


34.982833 135.753022

99-9, Nishikujyo, Ikenouchi-cho, Minami-ku, Kyoto city,Kyoto,601-8416,JAPAN
From Kyoto Station to Otabisho-an by Foot
-Approximately 7 minutes by Foot
1.Exit from Kyoto Station Hachijo Exit
2.Walk to Otabisho-an (Approximately 7 minutes by foot)

From Kyoto Station to Otabisho-an by Taxi
-Approximately 5 minutes (about 1 kilometers)
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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