The Gion House (Upper Level) Prime Gion Location

From $243 / night


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  • 2 bedrooms
  • 1 bathrooms
  • Sleeps 4
  • House

The Gion House is an old wooden, traditional-style "machiya," located on an atmospheric side street in the awe-inspiring geisha quarters of Gion, in the heart of old Kyoto. It was fully restored by renowned Kyoto-based architect Geoffrey Moussas.

The house was recently filmed by American TV channel HGTV for their series called 'You Live in What?' This will be premiered nationwide in the US in mid 2014. The house has been shown in three architecture/interior-related magazines, and has been shown on several TV programs in Japan, including one on NHK (Japan's national TV station.) Selected by Lonely Planet Japan's author Chris Rowthorn as...Read more

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The Gion House (Upper Level) Prime Gion Location
Kyoto, Kinki, Japan

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The location is superb in terms of being central and being steeped in atmosphere. This property is actually located within the very heart of what is considered to be "Gion." The location is completely quiet, since it is tucked on a side street with almost no through car traffic. There are numerous temples, restaurants, and shops located nearby, with walking access to major tourist sights such as Kiyomizu Temple, Chion-in, and Maruyama Park. The downtown shopping district and Kamo River are also just a ten minute walk away. Nearby is easy access to public transportation and taxis.

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Getting There

Car is not necessary

Availability

Last updated on July 25, 2014
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Rates

Rates shown in $ USD (Rental listed originally in JPY)


DatesNightlyWeeklyMonthlyMinimum Stay
Jul 1 - Aug 31, 2014
Low Season
$2435 Nights
Sep 1 - Dec 31, 2014
High Season
$2725 Nights
All other dates
$2435 Nights
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Rental fees

  • Fees for additional guests may apply.

Amenities

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  • Washing Machine
  • Soap/Shampoo Provided
  • Linens Provided
  • Towels Provided
  • Local Guides/Maps
  • Alarm Clock
  • A/C or climate control
Phone / Internet
  • Internet Access
  • Telephone
Kitchen
  • Paper Towels Provided
  • Stove or Oven
  • Refrigerator
  • Freezer
  • Microwave
Entertainment
  • DVD Player
  • Books
  • Satellite or cable TV
Outdoor
  • Deck
Suitability
  • Pet friendly - no
  • Smoking allowed - no
  • Suitable for children - ask
  • Suitable for the elderly - ask
  • Wheelchair accessible - no

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