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A teahouse that never served tea... Ochaya Hasu (premium licensed rental)

Enter our ochaya, a former joyhouse, now a licensed hotel, all for you (it is not a shared house)
1 of 20Enter our ochaya, a former joyhouse, now a licensed hotel, all for you (it is not a shared house)
Holiday Rental House -
5 Bedrooms , 3 Bathrooms , Sleeps 12
Shimogyo, Kyoto, Kyoto Prefecture, Kinki
This 120 years-old 'ochaya' (teahouse) is located in a former geisha district (yūkaku 遊廓), named as the Gojo Paradise (Gojo rakuen 五条楽園). In this district 'teahouses' were known for not only serving tea...
Our teahouse machiya is now a licensed holiday rental, located at 15 minutes walk from Kyoto Tower (North exit of Kyoto JR station), between 2 rivers: Kamogawa and Takasegawa.
With 5 bedrooms and 3 bathrooms it can comfortably accommodate a group, and it has been restored in both a traditional and modern Japanese style.

This great private teahouse will be all for you and your family/group.

Tourist License / Licencia de turismo N °: 京都市指令保医セ第374号
Listing #FKN9495056
About the Owner
Hasu 蓮
Languages spoken:Portuguese, English, French, Spanish
Response Time:Within a few hours
Listed Since:June 2018
Interaction with guests
Our house manager lives in Kyoto and can meet you upon request during your stay.
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Reviews (5)

1 - 3 of 5 reviews

Reviewed 30 August 2018

This house is located off of, but close to, main bus lines from which the entire city can be accessed. The neighborhood is quiet and interesting to explore. The house itself is a sort of simple, understated work of art. Even the entry way, simply...More

Thank firstripwithkids
Reviewed 12 August 2018

A great stay. The guest house was fully stocked with linen's, bedding and cleaning products and was in a great location, walking distance to all public transport and easy to walk to many of Kyoto's great restaurants and bars. The guest house list of recommendations...More

Thank ShaunM1136
Management response:Responded 13 August 2018

Thank you Shaun for your great feedback and kind review, we are glad that you liked the house and could have a perfect stay in our house. We hope to see you again in the future.

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Reviewed 11 August 2018

This is the place to stay, and wonderful for a group. Spot-on location, beautifully designed, and a very pleasant time was had by all in my party. Thanks to excellent hosts.

Thank Terriann2013
Management response:Responded 12 August 2018

Thank you Terriann for your kind word. We appreciated to accommodate you and we hope that you can come back to see us soon.

  • Air Conditioning
  • Dining Seats (10)
  • Freezer
  • Full Baths (1)
  • Internet Access
  • Iron
  • Kettle
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room Seats (4)
  • Private Garden
  • Queen Beds:(1)
  • Refrigerator
  • Shower Rooms (2)
  • Single Beds:(10)
  • Suitable For Children Under 5
  • Towels Provided
  • Wi-Fi
House rules
    Pets not allowed
    Smoking not allowed
    Check in: 3:00 PM
    Check out: 10:00 AM
No shoes in the house.
Send us a message before check in and after check in.
Separate garbage as indicated in 2 different garbage bins.
    1 Full bath
    2 Showers
    1 Queen
    10 Twins
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  • Cleaning : ₹ 6,601 / stay - Fee
  • Damage Deposit: ₹ 22,004 / stay - Deposit
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About the neighbourhood
A former pleasure area, this district is residential and quickly changing.
Located between 2 rivers it is nice and quiet, at 10 minutes from Kyoto station, Kiyamachi and South of Gion area.
Getting around
Subway stations (Kyoto or Gojo) are at 10 minutes walk, Keihan railway (Shichijo or Gojo) are at less than 10 minutes walk so you can pretty get anywhere in Kyoto, Fushimi and Nara in less than 30 minutes.
Osaka is at 45 minutes by Express train.
Car not needed
How to get there
Airport: Kansai International Airport: 70.0 km
Railway: Kyoto: 1.0 km
Ferry: Kobe: 80.0 km
The house is located in the city center at 15 minutes walk from Kyoto JR station. The best is to take a taxi from Kyoto station, especially if you have luggage.
Subway stations (Kyoto or Gojo) are at 10 minutes walk, Keihan railway (Shichijo or Gojo) are at less than 10 minutes walk.
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Nearest Beach: 120.0 km.
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