Unique Kyoto experience.
Hillside artist residences
(formally students apartments)
with spectacular views.
The room is clean and well organized.
Fresh air and lovely people.
You would have some new experiences as if you live in Kyoto.
This room has a private toilet inside.
Showers are shared.
We have bikes for rent at the cheapest price in Kyoto!
Please make a reservation if you would like to use them.
Kyoto is a bike friendly city and many of our guests enjoy riding bikes to explore the city.
We have 5 other rooms besides this room.
Our 6 rooms are all located in the same area.
Check the other rooms from our profile page.
The room is part of a set of studios and shared facilities that are built into the side of a hill in the north-west part of Kyoto city.
There are two shared coin showers and coin laundry* outside the room.
The showers are outside of your room and you need to walk down about three storied open air steps to get to and walk up to come back to your room.
*Coin laundry is 100 JPY/1h.
The room includes mini-kitchen,sink,fridge,rice cooker,dishes,cups,pans,cutlery,and free WiFi.
There is a sink and a gas heater in the mini-kitchen,so you can cook your meal.
Your room,shared toilet,coin shower,coin laundry,and our "botanical common space".
There are people living in the other rooms,so please behave yourself and enjoy your daily living of Kyoto life.
Vuorovaikutus vieraiden kanssa
We will try to come to "Kinkakuji-michi" bus stop by car to pick you up on your arrival and give you a ride there on your check out.
We will also show you the room and explain how to use it.
Muita huomioonotettavia seikkoja
We try to accept early check-ins,so ask the hosts about it.
We don't accept late check-ins after 8pm.
Normal bikes(City type and cross type); 500yen per a day.
E-bikes(electric assist type); 800yen per a day.
The number is limited,so please make a reservation if you would like to keep one.
Long stay negotiable.
We cannot accept the check-ins on the 21st of October.
We cannot accept both of the check ins and check outs on the 31st of December and 1st of January.
Please read through the whole listing before completing your booking.
Let us know your estimated time of arrival in advance at the latest one day before since we have our own works that need to be scheduled.
Smoking is prohibited in your room.
There is a smoking area outside the room.
Please use the room clean and tidy for the next guests.
We try to accept early check-ins,so contact us if you would like to.
We also would like you to get to our nearest bus stop "Kinkakuji-michi" (金閣寺道) by 8pm.
We are Koji and Miho .
Koji performs concierge duties and is an accomplished accessory craftsman (gold and silver smith) with an interest in the Japanese minute arts such as 19th century Netsuke.
Often goes to Kyoto museums as well as places of cultural interests across Japan.
With a passion for growing vegetables,traveling and movies.
Miho is a mother of 2 sons,organic cook, and an architect,loves different kinds of music.
We love nature,the flash moments through the relationship between nature and human activity.