Accommodation rating: Simple
The Shoubu-an Machiya Residence Inn is a self-catering property, set in a renovated traditional town house known as a "machiya". Shoubu-an has an excellent, central location, with easy access to the Gion Geisha district and only a short walk from Shijo station subway station, which has good onward transport links to Kyoto station and all the major sightseeing spots in Kyoto. The house is on two storeys and has its own Japanese style garden, with an interior that retains many original features but has been modified for modern living. The property features one modern-style guestroom with two double beds, and one Japanese-style guestroom with futon mattresses, a living area, a kitchen, and a bathroom. The living area can also be used as a third guestroom. The dining table and cushions, as well as the bedding, are handmade by skilled Kyoto craftspeople.
Features: 2 bedrooms, living area with television, kitchen with a washing machine & dryer, kitchenware & tableware, a microwave and a fridge.
Room amenities: Both guestrooms have air conditioning.
Please call 020 3813 2966 for more information or to make a booking.