Beautifully Restored Machiya
located in Gion/Kiyomizu Area, Kyoto
Gion-Kyuraku, nearly a century old Kyo-Machiya
that was once a tea-master's residence
located in the historical district of Kyoto, Gion/Kiyomizu.
It has been restored to its original splendor
in conjunction with modern amenities, contemporary comforts,
consideration of the environment, along with state-of-art entertainment,
and communication infrastructure.
Gion Kyuraku has been completely modernized
with the assistance of many traditional trades people which comprise of
Kyo-daiku, (traditional carpenters), plasterers, Japanese Garden designer,
and countless other traditional craftsmen.
The result is a Kyo-Machiya that is functional for the sophisticated world traveler,
the family that wants to experience a traditional machiya stay,
and the traveler that does not want the usual hotel type accommodations.
We invite you to experience the uniqueness of a Kyo-machiya,
along with the comforts of modern living at Gion Kyuraku.