The owner of Komachiya is a bilingual Japanese exponent of ikebana, Japanese antiques and other cultural aspects of Kyoto.
Reviewed by Real Travelers
Rent a whole Kyoto traditional townhouse by the day for up to 7 people. Unlike a Ryokan there are no rules like having to be back by a certain time of night. Instead, enjoy the space and freedom of having an entire house to yourself. Komachiya is a thoroughly authentic Kyoto-style house, with traditional and antique effects,…
14 guest reviews
100% of guests would stay again
Left on May 29, 2014 for a stay in May 2014
We loved our machiya from the moment we walked in. The charm of the tatami rooms, the garden, even the entrance way made this a much better choice than a hotel (tip- if you have bad backs like we do, use double futons on the floor). The kitchen was modern and having two bathrooms was also key for our party of 4.
The location is great. Easy walking around the Gion area, and to the eastern temples … See more
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