A quiet traditional Japanese inn along the Kiyotakigawa River, Momojiya of Takao offers Japanese-style rooms with forest views, public baths with mountain views and free wired internet in public areas. Rooms feature tatami-mat flooring and paper sliding doors. They are fitted with a TV and a fridge, and come with a seating area and a private bathroom. Guests at Takao Momijiya inn can unwind in semi-outdoor baths with nature views, which can be reserved for private use. They can relax in the cafe of the souvenir shop. The restaurant at Momijiya of Takao serves local cuisine, specializing in seasonal dishes. During the summer seasons, meals are offered at the kawadoko, an outdoor deck next to the river, where Maiko performance is available. The Momojiya of Takao is a 4-minute walk away from Saimyo-ji Temple, and a 10-minute walk from Kozan-ji Temple. Hanazono Station is a 15-minute drive away while JR Kyoto Station is a 40-minute drive.

Couples particularly like the location — they rated it 8.9 for a two-person trip.

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Property highlights

Top location: Highly rated by recent guests (8.9)

Free private parking available on-site

Open-air bath, ​Public Bath


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Guest reviews


Value for money
Free WiFi
High score for Kyoto
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  • Jared
    United KingdomUnited Kingdom
    The location was beautiful, with a great view from the room and hiking paths very close by. The private onsen was perfect, although a little short in terms of permitted time (45 mins). The staff were incredibly friendly, attentive and...
  • Wan
    It is tucked away in between the natures. Feels zen when you step into the ryokan. The staff there are very friendly and helpful. Even though some of them did not speak much English, they did their best to help us. Private onsen was lovely. It was...
  • Baboulevitch
    United StatesUnited States
    Unbeatable staff who do everything to make you feel welcome and taken care of. I was sick for a couple of days while I was here, and felt so looked after! I asked them to put out a futon for me mid day so I could lie down, and they did this with...

Property surroundings

1 restaurant on site

  • レストラン #1

    No additional info available

Facilities of Momijiya Honkan Takaosansou
Great facilities! Review score, 8.8

Most popular facilities
  • Free parking
  • Free WiFi
  • Family rooms
  • Restaurant
  • Heating
  • Breakfast
  • Toilet paper
  • Towels
  • Bidet
  • Bath or shower
  • Slippers
  • Toilet
  • Free toiletries
  • Hairdryer
  • Shower
  • Linen
  • Mountain view
  • Refrigerator
Living Area
  • Seating Area
Media & Technology
  • Telephone
  • TV
Food & Drink
  • Coffee house on site
  • Kid meals
    Additional charge
  • Restaurant
WiFi is available in all areas and is free of charge.
Free private parking is possible on site (reservation is not needed).
    • Shuttle service
    • Vending machine (drinks)
    • Luggage storage
    • Wake-up service
    • Meeting/banquet facilities
      Additional charge
    Safety & security
    • Fire extinguishers
    • CCTV outside property
    • CCTV in common areas
    • Smoke alarms
    • Minimarket on site
    • Designated smoking area
    • Air conditioning
    • Non-smoking throughout
    • Heating
    • Family rooms
    • Public Bath
    • Open-air bath
      Additional charge
    Languages spoken
    • English
    • Japanese

    House rules

    Momijiya Honkan Takaosansou takes special requests - add in the next step!


    From 15:00 to 18:00


    Until 10:00



    Cancellation and prepayment policies vary according to accommodation type. Please enter the dates of your stay and check the conditions of your required room.

    Children and beds

    Child policies

    Children are not allowed.

    Cot and extra bed policies

    Cots and extra beds are not available at this property.

    Age restriction

    The minimum age for check-in is 18

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    Smoking is not allowed.


    Pets are not allowed.

    The fine print

    The full amount of the reservation must be paid at check-in.

    Guests with meal plans must check in by 19:30 to eat dinner at the property. Guests who check in after this time may not be served dinner, and no refund will be given.

    Please note meals are only offered at the kawadoko between 09 June and 23 September 2018.

    Free shuttle service from the following stations to the hotel are available upon request. Operating hours are:
    From JR Hanazono Station: 15:10, 16:10, 17:10
    From Uzumasa Tenjingawa Subway Station (Exit 1): 15:00, 16:00, 17:00

    Please inform Momijiya Honkan Takaosansou in advance of your expected arrival time. You can use the Special Requests box when booking, or contact the property directly with the contact details provided in your confirmation.

    An accommodation tax per person per night is not included in the price and needs to be paid at the property.

    FAQs about Momijiya Honkan Takaosansou

    • Check-in at Momijiya Honkan Takaosansou is from 15:00, and check-out is until 10:00.

    • Momijiya Honkan Takaosansou is 5.6 miles from the centre of Kyoto. All distances are measured in straight lines. Actual travel distances may vary.

    • Momijiya Honkan Takaosansou has 1 restaurant:

      • レストラン #1

    • Room options at Momijiya Honkan Takaosansou include:

      • Twin
      • Quadruple

    • The prices at Momijiya Honkan Takaosansou may vary depending on your stay (e.g. dates you select, hotel's policy etc.). See the prices by entering your dates.

    • Yes, Momijiya Honkan Takaosansou is popular with guests booking family stays.

    • Momijiya Honkan Takaosansou offers the following activities / services (charges may apply):

      • Open-air bath
      • Public Bath