You're eligible for a Genius discount at Ryokan Uemura! To save at this property, all you have to do is sign in.

Located in the center of Gion district, Ryokan Uemura offers authentic Japanese-style accommodations with tatami (woven-straw) floors. Gion Shijo Train Station is a 10-minute walk away. Guests sleep in Japanese futon bedding and can relax by the seating area, which has a low table. Japanese Yukata robes are provided as sleepwear and rooms have traditional shoji paper screens. Bathrooms and toilets are shared. Uemura Ryokan is a 20-minute walk from Kiyomizu Temple and a 10-minute walk from Maruyama Park. JR Kyoto Train Station is a 15-minute drive away. Free wired internet is available at the lounge. Luggage storage is provided at the front desk. The property has a curfew at 22:00. Guests cannot enter or leave the hotel after this time. You must inform the property in advance what time you plan to check in.

Couples in particular like the location – they rated it 9.3 for a two-person trip.

Distance in property description is calculated using © OpenStreetMap

Property Highlights

Located in the top-rated area in Kyoto, this property has an excellent location score of 9.6!

Want a great night's sleep? This property was highly rated for its very comfy beds.

genius property image
Sign in, save money
You could save 10% or more at this property when you sign in


Select dates to see this property's availability and prices

Room Type
Number of guests
Something went wrong – please try again later.
Something went wrong – please try again later.
No credit card needed to book. We'll send you an email confirming your reservation.
Guest reviews


Value for money
Free WiFi
High score for Kyoto
Select topics to read reviews:

See what guests loved the most:

  • Joseph
    The host was very gracious and wanting to make it comfortable even though we only saw her occasionally. It is a great location. The beds were comfortable.
  • Gillikin
    United States of AmericaUnited States of America
    Host was super helpful and provided anything we asked for and more. We asked for a water heater and cups to make hot water for coffee and he got it immediately. The next day he saw we were using it for coffee and included spoons and sugar! The...
  • Renata
    The owner is very kind and welcoming. the location is very suggestive and convenient to access every part of Kyoto. 10 minutes to Gion district by walk.

Area info

Amenities of Ryokan Uemura

Most popular amenities
  • Free WiFi
  • Heating
  • Shared toilet
  • Free toiletries
  • Shared bathroom
  • Hairdryer
Room Amenities
  • Tatami (traditional Japanese flooring)
Living Area
  • Sitting area
WiFi is available in the rooms and is free of charge.
No parking available.
  • Baggage storage
  • Air conditioning
  • Heating
Languages Spoken
  • English
  • Japanese

House rules

Ryokan Uemura takes special requests – add in the next step!


From 3:00 PM to 10:00 PM


Until 10:00 AM



Cancellation and prepayment policies vary according to accommodations type. Please enter the dates of your stay and check what conditions apply to your preferred room.

Children & Beds

Child policies

Children of all ages are welcome.

Children 13 and above will be charged as adults at this property.

To see correct prices and occupancy info, add the number and ages of children in your group to your search.

Crib and extra bed policies

Cribs and extra beds aren't available at this property.

No age restriction

There's no age requirement for check-in

Cash only

This property only accepts cash payments.


Pets are not allowed.

The fine print

The property has a curfew at 22:00. Guests cannot enter or leave the hotel after this time.

You must inform the hotel in advance what time you plan to check in. If your check-in time changes, please update the hotel.

Please inform Ryokan Uemura of your expected arrival time in advance. You can use the Special Requests box when booking, or contact the property directly using the contact details in your confirmation.

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

FAQs about Ryokan Uemura

  • The prices at Ryokan Uemura may vary depending on your stay (e.g. dates, hotel's policy etc.). To see prices, enter your dates.

  • Check-in at Ryokan Uemura is from 3:00 PM, and check-out is until 10:00 AM.

  • Ryokan Uemura is 1.7 miles from the center of Kyoto. All distances are measured in straight lines. Actual travel distances may vary.

  • Ryokan Uemura offers the following activities/services (charges may apply):

    • Room options at Ryokan Uemura include:

      • Single
      • Twin