Shofu-an - in Historical Kiyomizu-Gion Area

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  • 2 bedrooms
  • 1 bathrooms
  • Sleeps 5
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Bedrooms: 2

Bathrooms: 1

Sleeps: 5

Type: House

Shofu-an - in Historical Kiyomizu-Gion Area

Kyoto is famous for having been the ancient capital of Japan, dating back over 1200 years. The sheer beauty of the temples, shrines, gardens and culture imbued within its boundaries makes Kyoto one of the most revered places in the world.

Shofu-an (Pine Breeze) is one unit of Kyo Machiya Miyabi in Kiyomizu area, a big Kyoto traditional house, and was designed and divided in three Machiya (Bairin-an, Shofu-an, Momiji-an) by renowed Kyoto based architect Geoffrey P. Moussas. Shofu-an is being meticulously preserved with the traditional techniques that have been handed down for centuries. While sticking to tradition is important for the architect, ...Read more

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Toshimitsu N.

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Shofu-an - in Historical Kiyomizu-Gion Area
Kyoto, Kinki, Japan

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Additional Location Information

Shofu-an is at the foot of Kiyomizu Temple, which has been designated a World Cultural Heritage, and is very convenient for visiting by walking distance many other famous sites - Yasaka Pagoda, Sannenzaka and Ninenzaka typical streets, Kodaiji Temple, Maruyama Park, Yasaka Shrine, Chio-in Temple, Kenninji Temple, Gion the most famous Geisha district, downtown and more and more..
Nearby Shofu-an there is: convenient store, 24h supermarket, post office, bank, bus stop, restaurants, cafes.

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Getting There

Nearest train station: Kyoto Station
Nearest airport: Kansai Internationa Airport
Car is not necessary



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