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Nestled just a 5-minute walk from historic Kiyomizu-dera Temple, Kyo no Yado Sangen Ninenzaka offers free WiFi access and a beautiful Japanese garden. JR Kyoto Train Station is a 20-minute taxi ride away.

Japanese-style rooms feature tatami (woven-straw) flooring and Japanese futon bedding. After a long day of sightseeing, guests can relax with a cup of green tea at the seating area featuring a low table and seating cushions. A kettle, a refrigerator, and a safety deposit box can be found in the rooms. Bathrooms and toilets are shared with other guests.

Guests can enjoy a city view from the terrace on the 4th floor.

The bustling Shijo area is a 15-minute walk away, while Kyoto’s geisha district, Gion, is just a 10-minute walk from Kyo no Yado. The golden pavilion of Kinkaku-ji Temple can be accessed within a 1-hour bus ride from the property.

This property is a ryokan, which is a type of traditional Japanese Inn. Learn more

This is our guests' favorite part of Kyoto, according to independent reviews.

Couples in particular like the location – they rated it 9.5 for a two-person trip.

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Kyo no Yado Sangen Ninenzaka has been welcoming guests since May 11, 2015

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Located in the top-rated area in Kyoto, this property has an excellent location score of 9.4!

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

Breakfast Info

Continental, Vegetarian, Asian, American

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About Kyo no Yado Sangen Ninenzaka

Welcoming guests since May 11, 2015

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  • Do you cater for any allergy or food preferences?

    Yes, I do. I can arrange breakfast menu according to your allergy.

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    Answered on September 11, 2019
  • What time are the communal baths available?

    communal hot tub time is 17:00-17:50 18:00-18:50 19:00-19:50 20:00-20:50 21:00-21:50 22:00-22:50 also, shower rooms are always available.

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    Answered on September 11, 2019

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Company review score: 9.8 Based on 465 reviews from 1 property

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Property info

It is in a quiet place on the east side of the Ninenzaka and Sanneizaka. Opening the lattice of Sangen, like a hiding place, a green moss garden welcomes guests. Flowers are in bloom at the entrance in all seasons such as Satsuki in spring, Tsubaki and beautiful red leaves in autumn. You can see the Yasaka Tower (Five Story Pagoda), Gion, Kodaiji, the west mountains of Kyoto city from the terrace 4th floor . The time when you are looking at the night view of the ancient city is very luxurious time. If it snows or rains are the experience that you can be tasted the beauty of Kyoto by only in Sangen.

Neighborhood info

Kiyomizu Temple is full of a large number of tourists in the daytime, however, there are few tourists and calm in the morning. The charm of Kyoto consists of the beauty of its calm temples. Sangen is located of Kiyomizu Temple in a 7-minute walk. Because it opens at 6:00 a.m., the guests of the staying in Sangen can go to Kiyomizu Temple before breakfast . Moreover, in Ninenzaka and Sanneizaka, many buildings that left the atmosphere of the ancient capital are lined up, and it is a place where you can feel the atmosphere of Kyoto more.  In the vicinity, there are temple shrines such as Kenninji, Yasaka Shrine, Chionin Temple, Shōren-in Monzeki. Gion and Nishiki Market are within walking distance, so it is convenient for shopping and eating

Languages Spoken

English, Japanese

Area Info *
Guests loved walking around the neighborhood!
Excellent location – show map
Restaurants & cafes
  • Restaurant SODOH
    0.1 miles
  • Cafe/Bar 前田珈琲
    0.1 miles
  • Restaurant OMEN
    0.1 miles
  • Cafe/Bar ARABIKA
    0.2 miles
    0.2 miles
Natural Beauty
  • River Kamo River
    0.6 miles
Closest Airports
  • Itami Airport
    24.4 miles
  • Kobe Airport
    40.4 miles
  • Kansai International Airport
    49.4 miles
How to get to Kyo no Yado Sangen Ninenzaka from Kansai International Airport
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Amenities of Kyo no Yado Sangen Ninenzaka
  • Toilet paper
  • Towels
  • Additional bathroom
  • Bidet
  • Guest bathroom
  • Bathtub or shower
  • Slippers
  • Shared toilet
  • Toilet
  • Free toiletries
  • Shared bathroom
  • Hairdryer
  • Bathtub
  • Shower
  • Linens
  • Outdoor furniture
  • Outdoor dining area
  • Outdoor furniture
  • Sun deck
  • Patio
  • Balcony
  • Terrace
  • Garden
  • Shared kitchen
  • Dining table
  • Toaster
  • Stovetop
  • Kitchenware
  • Electric kettle
  • Kitchen
  • Microwave
  • Refrigerator
Room Amenities
  • Tatami (traditional Japanese flooring)
  • Socket near the bed
  • Drying rack for clothing
  • Clothes rack
  • Tour or class about local culture Additional charge
  • Movie nights
  • Full-body massage Additional charge
  • Hand massage Additional charge
  • Head massage Additional charge
  • Foot massage Additional charge
  • Neck massage Additional charge
  • Back massage Additional charge
  • Cycling Off-site
  • Hot tub/Jacuzzi
  • Massage Additional charge
  • Game room
Living Area
  • Dining area
  • Sitting area
  • Desk
Media & Technology
  • Flat-screen TV
  • Video games
  • Telephone
  • TV
Food & Drink
  • Coffee house on site
  • Chocolate/Cookies
  • Bottle of water
  • Special diet meals (on request)
  • Snack bar
  • Bar
  • Tea/Coffee maker
WiFi is available in all areas and is free of charge.
No parking available.
Front Desk Services
  • Invoice provided
  • Lockers
  • Private check-in/out
  • Concierge
  • Baggage storage
  • Express check-in/out Additional charge
  • 24-hour front desk
Cleaning Services
  • Daily housekeeping
  • Laundry
Business Facilities
  • Fax/Photocopying Additional charge
Safety & security
  • Fire extinguishers
  • CCTV outside property
  • CCTV in common areas
  • Smoke alarms
  • Security alarm
  • 24-hour security
  • Safe
  • Shared lounge/TV area
  • Electric blankets
  • Designated smoking area
  • Air conditioning
  • Executive lounge access
  • Wake-up service
  • Heating
  • Non-smoking rooms
  • Wake-up service/Alarm clock
  • Upper floors accessible by stairs only
Languages Spoken
  • English
  • Japanese
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Sustainability initiatives

This property has taken steps to provide more sustainable and eco-friendly travel

House rules Kyo no Yado Sangen Ninenzaka takes special requests – add in the next step!


4:00 PM - 12:00 AM


6:00 AM - 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 11 and above are considered adults at this property.

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Crib and extra bed policies

There's no capacity for cribs at this property.

This property doesn't offer extra beds.

No age restriction

There's no age requirement for check-in

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Quiet hours

Guests need be quiet between 10:00 PM and 7:00 AM.


Pets are not allowed.

The fine print

- The property does not reserve restaurants for guests.

- Please note that any damages to the room or bedding will be subject to an additional cleaning/replacement fee. Rooms will be inspected at the time of check-out.

- Food brought in must be consumed at the kitchen area or the lobby, except during breakfast hours when the kitchen area will be closed to those without a meal plan.

- Please note that guests are not permitted to cook in the kitchen area, and all cookware and cutlery in the kitchen are not available for personal use.

<Bath Facilities>
*The indoor bath (with 1 shower and 1 bathtub) is available upon reservation. Please make a reservation at the front desk at the time of check-in. Available hours are as shown below:
- 17:00 - 17:50
- 18:00 - 18:50
- 19:00 - 19:50
- 20:00 - 20:50
- 21:00 - 21:50
- 22:00 - 22:50

* The baths are cleaned during the 10-minute intervals between each hour.

- Please make sure to use the 2nd or 3rd floor showers, or the indoor bath showers to cleanse yourself first before entering the bathtub.
- If guests are late to their bath times, they may not be able to change or extend their reservation. Other guests may have reserved those hours. Please use the 2nd or 3rd floor showers in this case.

<Other Facilities>
- The property does not feature a restaurant.
- Guests who wish to use any of the property's facilities after check-out may do so with an extra fee. For more information, please contact the property directly. Contact details can be found on the booking confirmation.

<Directions to Property from Kyoto Station>
Via Taxi
- Enter Kodaiji Minamimon-dori Street from Higashioji-dori Street.
- Then climb the street and enter Ninen-zaka Street to your right.
- Go forward until you see a Hello Kitty Cafe to your right.
- Enter the street opposite the cafe, and turn right into the 1st street you see.
- Keep going until you see the property to your left.

Via Bus
- Catch Bus 206 from Kyoto Station
- Get off at either Kiyomizumichi or Higashiyamayasui stops.
- The bus will drop you off on Higashioji-dori Street, so enter Kodaiji Minamimon-dori Street.
- Then climb the street and enter Ninen-zaka Street to your right.
- Go forward until you see a Hello Kitty Cafe to your right.
- Enter the street opposite the cafe, and turn right into the 1st street you see.
- Keep going until you see the property to your left.

*Please be noted that taxis cannot enter Sannenzaka-Street, taxis must go through Ninenzaka Street.
*The property is located on the street next to Ninenzaka Street, to the east side.
*Please contact customer service if you get lost.

Due to the coronavirus (COVID-19), wearing a face mask is mandatory in all indoor common areas.

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

Please inform Kyo no Yado Sangen Ninenzaka 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.

FAQs about Kyo no Yado Sangen Ninenzaka

  • Check-in at Kyo no Yado Sangen Ninenzaka is from 4:00 PM, and check-out is until 10:00 AM.

  • Guests staying at Kyo no Yado Sangen Ninenzaka can enjoy a highly-rated breakfast during their stay (guest review score: 9.6).

    Breakfast option(s) include:

    • Continental
    • Vegetarian
    • Asian
    • American

  • Kyo no Yado Sangen Ninenzaka offers the following activities/services (charges may apply):

    • Hot tub/Jacuzzi
    • Massage
    • Cycling
    • Game room
    • Back massage
    • Movie nights
    • Hand massage
    • Tour or class about local culture
    • Foot massage
    • Full-body massage
    • Neck massage
    • Head massage

  • Yes, there's a hot tub. You can find out more about this and the other facilities at Kyo no Yado Sangen Ninenzaka on this page.

  • From the nearest airport, you can get to Kyo no Yado Sangen Ninenzaka by:

    • Bus 3min

  • Kyo no Yado Sangen Ninenzaka is 1.8 miles from the center of Kyoto.

  • Room options at Kyo no Yado Sangen Ninenzaka include:

    • Twin

  • The prices at Kyo no Yado Sangen Ninenzaka may vary depending on your stay (e.g. dates, hotel's policy etc.). To see prices, enter your dates.