Garakuan is an accommodation facility that enables you to charter and stay at a whole block of “machiya,” Kyoto’s traditional townhouse. It is a place where you can experience Japanese culture and art created with obsession of the owner who is a painter in Kyoto. It is machiya accommodation facility near Kyoto-station ,shijyou-kawaramachi,higashiyama. Popular sightseeing spots, Sanjusangendo Hall, Yasaka Shrine, Kodaiji Temple and Kiyomizu-dera,Kyoto National Museum are also very conveniently accessible on foot. And Fushimiinari-Shrineare, Shimogamo-jinja-Shrineare, kurama-dera, kibune-jinja-Shrineare also very conveniently accessible by Keihan train. You may securely stay at this facility with hotel / inn business license.
Now in service! 1~4 guests are same price. Please contact us if you are traveling in a group of 6 or more
Opened in 2017
Occupied area 99,7㎡
It is one of Five Great zen Temples of Kyoto and is the first zen temple in Kyoto built by Enzai.
A historic temple registered under World Cultural Heritage List.
Flagstones, machiya-style houses and maikos look very good with each other.
Yasaka Shrine has been popular with the name of “Gion-san”.