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.

Basic Information

Maximum capacity 1〜8 persons
Please contact us if you are traveling in a group of 6 or more
Address 74-1 Minami-kyougoku-chou Shimogyou-ku Kyoto-city 600-8017
Phone Number +81 (75) 708 5610 (Outside Japan)
        (075) 708 5610 (Inside Japan)
Please call us between 10:00pm and 7:00pm in Japan
The bus stops nearby Kawaramachi Gojyo Bus stop (3 minutes on foot / From Kyoto station etc) See details here
Kawaramachi Syoumen Bus stop (3 minutes on foot / For Kyoto station etc) See details here
The train stations nearby Kyoto Station / JR Line (20 minutes on foot) See details here / (8 minutes by taxi) See details here
Kiyomizu Gojyo Station / Keihan Line (4 minutes on foot) See details here
Kawaramachi Station / Hankyu Line (15 minutes on foot) See details here/ (8 minutes by taxi) See details here
Gion Station / Subway Line (10 minutes on foot) See details here
Access from Kyoto Station (20 minutes on foot) See details here
(8 minutes by taxi) See details here

Access from Kyoto Station
(Hachijyo exit / Express bus)

(20 minutes on foot) See details here
(8 minutes by taxi) See details here
Check in time 3:00pm~8:00pm
Check out time ~10:00am
Payment Credit card through PayPal or Bank transfer
Floor plan The first floor:
Japanese tatami room (12.1 m2),Japanese tatami room (15.1 m2)/ Den (4 m2), Kitchen, Bathroom, Washroom, Toilet, "Tsuboniwa" spot garden

The second floor
Japanese tatami 2rooms / Bedroom (9.72 m2×2), Bathroom, Washroom, Toilet
Facility TV, Electric kettle, Fridge, Microwave, Toaster, Self-contained kitchen,
Cutlery, Tableware, Cookware, Tea set, Hair dryer,
Air-conditioner (heat/cool), Futon mattress x 8, Iron, Iron board,
Laptop computer with the Internet access
Amenity Toothbrush, Razor, Shampoo, Conditoner, Body soap, Face towel, Bath towel