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Arashiyama Authentic Maiko Experience Studio Kokoro

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I cannot praise this business enough. They did an amazing job from start to finish. I was given... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
Natasha C
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Must do in japan

I was a bit nervous about the whole process. But it turned out great. It was so much fun. I could... read more

Reviewed 14 April 2018
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3-18 Sagatenryuji, Susukinobabacho, Ukyo-ku | B1F Hosokawa Bldg., Kyoto 616-8385, Kyoto Prefecture
Western Kyoto
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

I cannot praise this business enough. They did an amazing job from start to finish. I was given what felt like a real VIP experience as I had a girl assigned to me to do all my make-up and dressing, and then a photographer dedicated...More

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Reviewed 14 April 2018 via mobile

I was a bit nervous about the whole process. But it turned out great. It was so much fun. I could barely recognize myself after the make over. The pictures turn out beautiful. Special thanks to my makeup artist Misu and the photographer. They transformed...More

1  Thank windsorho
Reviewed 24 November 2017

I contacted some studio make overs to have geisha/maiko experience. as my cousin is a quite big size, so I checked with the studio prior to make any appointment. all 4 studios rejected us, they even replied "impossible" for big size to try this experience....More

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Reviewed 4 April 2017

I went here the other day for the maiko (Sagano/location plan A) photoshoot in the bamboo forest. It was really great! First, the staff is so nice and friendly. Second, you don’t need to speak Japanese to enjoy it. The staff will do their best...More

2  Thank Megara9
Reviewed 17 November 2016

Can't rave enough about the experience! A must do!! The staff were lovely and answered any questions I had :) We did the couples package and the 2.5 hours was over before you knew it. Loved loved LOVED it

2  Thank Dannica J
Reviewed 18 October 2016

I saw this studio on Trip Advisor so thought I would give it a go. The journey from the Kyoto main train station is painless (take the JR and walk about 5 minutes) and the area is lovely which helped as my boyfriend had some...More

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STUDIO心, マネージャー at Arashiyama Authentic Maiko Experience Studio Kokoro, responded to this reviewResponded 6 November 2016

Received a nice impression, Thank you very much. If you have one day come again opportunity to Kyoto, please come by all means to play. We are looking forward to the fun you again coming to the store.

Reviewed 14 February 2016

I absolutely love this experience! I can't speak Japanese but that proved to be no problem at all. The make up artist and photographer are really friendly yet professional and instructive. I got to choose my own outer kimono, inner kimono, obi, eye shadow color...More

4  Thank Anita W
STUDIO心, マネージャー at Arashiyama Authentic Maiko Experience Studio Kokoro, responded to this reviewResponded 17 June 2016

@Anita W 様 Thank you for your visit . I am very happy feeling reading your thoughts . The sum of the special makeup and kimono experience , it was nice to enjoy ! All means facing your photo , please take a smile to...More

Reviewed 6 November 2015

Close to the Togetsukyo bridge very helpful staff working english lots of different types clothing and settings basic was about £50 You have to buy their photos but they will let you go up and outside to take your own photos for ten minutes If...More

2  Thank PPM2014
STUDIO心, マネージャー at Arashiyama Authentic Maiko Experience Studio Kokoro, responded to this reviewResponded 6 November 2016

Received a nice impression, Thank you very much. I look your thoughts with happy feelings. Remember that the Kyoto travel by all means look at the pictures.

Reviewed 9 October 2015 via mobile

I actually visited in Dec 2011. Absolutely wonderful experience. I am Australian. Friendly staff who did there best to communicate with me. Wonderful photos. I also took the option to walk in my outfit to the Bamboo Forest so my friend could take more photos......More

1  Thank Kylie C
STUDIO心, マネージャー at Arashiyama Authentic Maiko Experience Studio Kokoro, responded to this reviewResponded 6 November 2016

Received a nice impression, Thank you very much. I think you to be popular outside of the stroll. To you it was nice to enjoy a special experience.

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Anni M
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Response from coquinetto | Reviewed this property |
Hi Anni, i have their email address when they confirmed my appointment, and i can’t post here. please PM me ;-) cheers,
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