A Kyomachiya Inn with a Floating Tearoom in Shichijo


5-min walk to Keihan Shichijo Sta. and walking distance to JR Kyoto Sta.
a stylish exterior and a charming blend of traditional and modern interiors

With a prime location, you're just a 5-minute stroll from Keihan Shichijo Station, providing easy access to the Keihan mainline which connects to destinations from Kyoto's downtown Shijo-Kawaramachi district to Osaka. Additionally, JR Kyoto Station, serving as a transportation hub to various locations across Japan, is also conveniently within walking distance.

This property is currently operating as an accommodation facility, making it an ideal choice for real estate investment or as a second home.
(※New owners need to renew the inn business license in their names to continue operating the property as a lodging facility.)


Within walking distance to the Sanjusangendo Temple, a national treasure, and the renowned Kyoto National Museum, this location offers you access to cultural and historical gems.
The Kamo River, which flows through Kyoto from north to south, is one of Kyoto's most famous rivers. A leisure spot perfect for strolls, cycling, and moments of relaxation.



Completely renovated in December 2019, this property features a stylish exterior and a sophisticated interior design that harmoniously blends traditional and modern elements.
The 1st floor boasts a dining table with a miniature garden, while the 2nd floor features a "floating tearoom", both realized through the innovative ideas of young Kyoto-based gardeners and architects. This property provides a unique experience as an accommodation facility and offers a luxurious space for a creative second home, making it perfect for incorporating innovative living into your everyday life.



Click small thumnails to enlarge photos.

  • facade
  • 1F living room
  • 1F table
  • 1F bedroom
  • 1F washbasin
  • 1F garden
  • 1F bathtub
  • 1F Tatami tearoom
  • 2F
  • 2F bedroom
  • 2F bedroom
  • 2F Tatami room
  • pendant light


Property Price 110,000,000 JPY (Approx. USD *1JPY= USD)
Type & Conditions Used House (Kyomachiya)
Location 71 Honmachi-hacchome, Higashiyama Ward, Kyoto
Transportations approx. 5 min. walk from Keihan mainline "Shichijo Sta." Exit 2
approx. 14 min. walk from JR "Kyoto Sta." Central Exit
Land Area 【Registered】84.16sqm
Private Street Area Included N/A
Floor Area 【Registered】1F: 63.99sqm, 2F: 58.90sqm, Total: 122.89sqm
(Subsidairy building: Storage/5.28sqm/Single storey wooden house)
Building Structure Two Storey Wooden House
Building Date Unspecifiable
Size 3 Rooms + Living-Dining-Kitchen + Garden
Adjoining Street Street width: 8m, Frontage: 4.5m, Direction: West (approx. numnber)
Public Utility Electricity, Water Plumbing In/Out, City Gas
Land Use District Neighborhood Commercial District
Legal Restrictions 15m / Category 3 Height Control District, Quasi-Fire Prevent District, Old Urban Type Aesthetic District, Close View Preservation Zone, Distant View Preservation Zone, Outdoor Advertisement Category 3 Regulatory District, Residence Attraction Area, Established Urban Area
Handover Immediately
Current Situation In Operation as a Guesthouse
Building Coverage Ratio 80%
Floor Area Ratio 240%(300%)
Land Category Residential Land
Geographical Features Flatland
Land Tenure Title
Notification According to National Land Utilization Law N/A
City Planning Act Urbanization Promotion Area
Elementary & Junior High School Higashiyama Izumi Elementary & Junior High School (approx. 16 min. walk/1300m)
Remarks ※Furniture shown in photos is not included in the property price.
※New owner needs to renew inn business licenses before continuing the operation as a lodging facility.
※The seller is not liable for any defects.
※The property will be handed over as is.
※Prior reservation is required 5 days before the viewing as the property is currently in operation as guesthouse.
※Renovated in Dec 2019 / Renovation works done: Renewed water plumbing products (bathroom, kitchen, toilet, basin), Interior refurbishment, Renewed fittings, Gardening, etc.
Transaction Terms Hachise as a Broker (Agent commission required when concluding contract)
Sales Representative Boa Zhang
Information Updated Dec 11, 2023
Information will be Updated Dec 18, 2023
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