A stand-alone Kyo-machiya on a hill surrounded by bamboo trees

This fully renovated Kyo-machiya sits in the Higashiyama area with quiet and calm atmosphere. From here, you are within walking distance to Heian Shrine, Nanzenji Temple and Gion.

Behind the house is the bamboo forest of Awata Shrine. Sunlight falls through the bamboo leaves from the top light window that illuminates the living room comfortably.

Enjoy cooking dinner with Kyoto's local ingredients in the modern and spacious kitchen. You can also sit by the wooden deck and enjoy the garden view while reading a book.

Before going to bed, relax in the bath with a view of the courtyard garden, and then through the bedroom window is where you can enjoy Kyoto's night scenery.

At Chikuriken is where you can enjoy Kyoto in a luxurious way.






The pathway of "Awataguchi Shrine" which is known to worship deities for safe travels.

The gigantic camphor tree infront of Shorenin temple

Fusion of Japan & The West
Okazaki Area

Also within walking distance, "Okazaki" is an artistic area with many museums and libraries. This is one of the rare spots in Japan where you can see a mixture of modern and ancient architectures from Japan and from the West.
After taking a walk in this area, you can also rest at a cafe with scenery of the canal.

Kyoto Library that was designed by the famous architect Goichi Takeda back in the Meiji era.

Sanmon of Nanzenji Temple where tourists visit all year long.

High Class & Sophisticated
Residential Area

From this quiet residential area, you can head north to the Heian Shrine, or go south to the Shorenin temple, Chionin temple, and then finally the famous Yasaka Shrine.
"Awataguchi", used to be an area with villas that belong to wealthy aristocrats and other upper class people. Many architects and gardens were passed on by these group of people, which became the fundamentals of the scenery and atmosphere of this area.

Awataguchi Shrine Torii

Kaji Shrine

Scenery of the Machiyas around Chionin Temple

Four Seasons of Beauty
Natural Sceneries

The east side of Kyoto city "Higashiyama Ward" is not only known for its cultural and historical sites but also for its abundant natural sceneries.
Mountain terrain, water canals, cherry blossoms in spring and maple leaves in autumn; go on an early morning walk, and you can keep the beautiful sceneries all to yourself.

"Suirokaku" is the brick aqueduct from the 1890s know for its beautiful arches with the red maple leaves in the back.


Electronics TV/Refrigerator/Freezer/Rice Cooker/Electric Kettle/Toaster Oven/Microwave Oven/Hair Dryer/Washing Machine/Clothes Iron/Ironing board/Vacuum Cleaner/Heating/Fan etc.
Furniture Dining Table etc.
Amenities Cleaning Tools/Cooking Utensils/Tableware etc.
Internet Free Wi-Fi
Parking Bike parking space available. Nearby coin parking lot available for cars.

* Some of the accommodations have beds, but beddings are not provided.
We recommend utilizing the optional Comfort Service (includes bedding) or house keeping services.

* Amenities differ depending on accommodations. Please ask our staff for the details.


Rent 700,000 JPY / Per Month (Includes utility charges)
Deposit / Key Money 100,000 JPY / Not applicable
Type of Contract Lease Agreement for Temporary Use (Minimum 1 month)
Max Capacity 4 People (Bed: 2 People / Futon Space: 3 People)
Restrictions Smoking, pets, and instruments are not allowed.
Location 11-6 Awataguchi Kajicho, Higashiyama Ward, Kyoto
Access Approx. 8 min. (600m) walk from city Subway "Higashiyama Station" exit 2
Approx. 15 min. (1200m) walk from Keihan Railway "Sanjo Station" exit 5
Approx. 3 min. (180m) walk from Keihan bus stop "Sanjo Hiromichi"
Size 2 Rooms + Living Dining Kitchen + Lounge + Garden
Floor Area 1F: 95.54 sqm 2F: 23.34 sqm Total: 118.88 sqm
Building Structure Two Storey Wooden House
Building Date Unspecifiable (Earliest record from 1887)
Transaction Terms Hachise as a Lessor's Agent
Person in Charge Yuki Kounosu / Issei Arakaki
Information updated Apr 8, 2024
Information will be updated Apr 22, 2024


◎:Available for move-in and stay
○:Available for stay, but not available for move-in
×:Not available


・Move-in day cannot be scheduled for days on which our office is closed.
・Reservations can be made up to 1 year in advance of your intended Check-in date.
・If you cancel the booking 61 days before check-in or later, the cancellation fee will be charged. »Cancellation Policy

Hachise Co. Ltd.
Business Hour: 10:00 – 17:00
Closed: Wednesday, Sunday, Public Holiday, July 17th (Due to traffic control for Gion Festival), Summer Vacation, New Year’s Holiday
* Please see our Business Calendar for the details.

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