About the Room
My guesthouse is located at Higashiyama Shichijo, in the center of Kyoto.
It has a good transportation access with a 12-minute walk from Kyoto Station and a 3-minute walk from Keihan Shichijo Station.
It is a 4-minute walk from the National Museum, a 6-minute walk to the Sanjusangen-do Temple, and a 25-minute walk to Kiyomizudera Temple.
It is very convenient for visiting many famous sightseeing spots in Kyoto by walk.
Around the guest house is a quiet residential area, but there is a convenience store 1 minute walk in which in addition to shopping, you can smoke outside.
Internet can be used for free as there is WIFI in the room.
The kitchen has cooking utensils, seasonings, dishes and others that can be used freely.
It is a private house, not a hostel or share house. You will be the only guests here during your stay. Feel free to use everything as you like. Kitchen, washers, fridge, toilet... it's all yours!
The house has:
= Washing machine
= Shampoo, conditioner, and body-wash
= and of course, lovely, soft towels!
The kitchen and tatami area also fully equipped with traditional appliances.
The room comes with Wi-Fi so you can use internet for free inside the house.
In 1 mins walk :
Supermarket, Drug Store,
Of course tons of restaurants and bars since it's close to Kyoto main area!!
3 min walk to Shichijo Station.
There are 2 main bedrooms for you. You will see the beautiful sunset on a sunny day from the west bedroom and the shiny sunrise from the east bedroom.
Usually, When two guests stay, I will prepare only Western-style 2 beds as a bedroom for guests.
(Guests with over 3 guests prepare Japanese-style Japanese futon.)
With extra futons, a total of 5 people (or as many as you can fit in!) can stay in the same house.
Of course there are plenty of space to store your luggage and hang your clothes.
The optimum number of guests who spend relaxingly is five,
If it is okay to be a little cramped up to 6 people are available. Please contact us if you wish.
There is Shichijo station about 3 minute-walk from the house, and it is easy for accessing to the main train lines heading out of the city to the various other stops on your itinerary. Osaka, Nara, Kobe, Wakayama, Hiroshima, Tokyo...
Closest train stations...
= Shichijo Station (Keihan Line) - 3 minutes
Kyoto StationJR Line/Subway Line-10 minutes
Easily access wherever you want!!
Then, there are the hub of bus services in Kyoto. The services will take you almost any famous landmarks, temples and shrines.
Check in/Check out
You will be provided with the direction file including the door code to open the entrance by email.
In order to provide clean rooms for guests, please be punctual for check in and check out hours.
Check-in time is 16:00and Check-out is 10:00
Please take off your shoes at the entrance. Please refrain from opening the windows and after 8 p.m. from making loud noises.
After you mail me I am happy to keep the apartment for you for 24 hours while you make your decision to stay. If I receive an inquiry from another guest during that time I will mail you to let you know. At the end of 24 hours I will accept the first guest to book the room. Please keep contact with me even if you lose chance to get my listing and I will give priority over you next time.
------- is built on mutual trust and friendship, so help me get to know you. Before you come to stay with me please make sure you add a few verification to your account and add some personal information to your profile.
= What do you love?
= How do you spend a relaxing afternoon?
= Where would you go on your dream holiday?
The house is located very close to Shichijo Sta.(Only 3mins!)and bus stop(within 3mins!) so you will easily find a lots of unique shops, department stores, restaurants and bars.
Face and Bath towels
Shampoo & Conditioner
Check- In: 16:00
Check- Out: 10:00
Installment of accommodation tax in Kyoto cityApplied for the stays after October 1st, 2018
On October 1st, 2018, accommodation tax will be enforced by Accommodation Tax Ordinance in Kyoto city.
Since this guest house is a formal accommodation which follows the Hotel Business Law, we need to collect the accommodation tax on behalf of the Kyoto municipal government based on the ordinance.
Currently, the room charge does not include the accommodation tax hence we would like to collect the amount depending on the room charge separately at the facility.
We kindly ask for your understanding.
For following room charge for 1 person per night;
Under 20,000 yen 200 yen
Between 20,000 yen and 50,000 yen 500 yen
Over 50,000 yen 1,000 yen
Note for Passport check and the Name list
Since this guest house is a formal accommodation, we need to take a photocopy of guests' passport and fill the name list, as the Hotel Business Law defines.
Therefore, we kindly ask for filling the name list with the guest's name, home address, occupation, date of stay, nationality, passport number etc., and showing your passport.
About me, your Host
I like sports and martial arts and every morning I run surrounded by the old town of Kyoto. I participate in the full marathon contest twice a year.
I myself am a black belt in karate and I teach at my own Dojo.
I like traveling abroad and interacting with foreign people and I am currently studying English.
I still cannot speak English well, but I hope we can be friends!
Interaction with Guests
If you have any queries, please contact me by email at any time.
You can contact my mobile phone in case of emergency, but I am not so fluent at English since I am currently studying it.
Contact by email is more certain. I will reply as soon as possible.Get the full listing »