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Yuzuya Ryokan is a luxurious 5-star hotel located in the famous Gion of Kyoto, steps from the Yasaka Shrine. It features Japanese-style accommodation with traditional multi-course meals and free WiFi.

Guestrooms at Ryokan Yuzuya feature antique furnishings and seasonal wildflowers arrangements. All rooms include tatami (woven straw) floors and traditional futon bedding.

Guests can relax to the scent of Japanese citron as they soak in the warm public baths. English-speaking staff will be able to assist with sightseeing arrangements.

Isshinkyo Restaurant serves lunch and traditional Japanese dinners.

Yuzuya Ryokan is a 10-minute walk from the Chion-in Temple and Chorakuji Temple. It is a 10-minute walk from Gion Shijo Train Station and a 5-minute drive from Kennin-ji Temple.

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

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

Couples particularly like the location — they rated it 9.7 for a two-person trip.

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Yuzuya Ryokan has been welcoming Booking.com guests since 22 Dec 2010.

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Situated in the best 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.

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4 reasons to choose Yuzuya Ryokan

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  • The staff speak English

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About Yuzuya Ryokan

Welcoming Booking.com guests since 22 Dec 2010

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  • Do you allow dinner and breakfast to be served in the room?

    No. dinner and breakfast in the restaurant.

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    Answered on 7 October 2019
  • what is you policy on late night returning guests?

    Basically, curfew is at 24:00. If later than 24:00, Please tell the front desk when to go back.

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    Answered on 4 January 2020
  • Are dinner and breakfast Kaiseki?

    Dinner is Kaiseki. Breakfast is Japanese food.

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    Asked about: Japanese-Style Room • Answered on 28 December 2019
  • What time are the communal baths available?

    13:00 to 24:00 and 6:00 to 9:00

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    Answered on 15 September 2019
  • What time do I have to arrive for dinner?

    at 18:00

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    Answered on 15 September 2019
  • does the property provide hot spring bath?

    No sorry, we don't not have hot spring bath.

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    Answered on 28 December 2019
Property surroundings *
Guests loved walking around the neighbourhood!
Excellent location - show map
What's nearby
  • Yasaka Shrine
    0.1 miles
  • Hanamikoji Street
    0.1 miles
  • Hiyoshido Massage
    0.1 miles
  • Maruyama Park
    0.2 miles
  • Kennin-ji Temple
    0.3 miles
  • Ishibe Alley
    0.3 miles
  • Kodai-ji Temple
    0.3 miles
  • Chion-in Temple
    0.3 miles
  • Ponto-cho
    0.4 miles
Top attractions
  • Shoren-in Temple
    0.4 miles
  • Old Rissei Elementary School
    0.4 miles
  • Samurai Kembu Kyoto
    0.4 miles
  • Kiyomizu-dera Temple
    0.7 miles
  • Heian Shrine
    0.9 miles
  • Sanjusangen-do Temple
    1.1 miles
  • Kyoto Shigaku Kaikan Conference Hall
    1.1 miles
  • Kyoto International Manga Museum
    1.2 miles
  • Eikan-do Zenrin-ji Temple
    1.3 miles
  • Kyoto Imperial Palace
    1.7 miles
Natural beauty
  • Mountain 八坂神社
    0.1 miles
  • Mountain 清水寺
    0.9 miles
Public transport
  • Train Gion Shijo Station
    0.3 miles
Closest airports
  • Itami Airport
    24.4 miles
  • Kobe Airport
    40.5 miles
  • Kansai International Airport
    49.5 miles
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1 restaurant on site


    Cuisine: Japanese

    Open for: Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner

Facilities of Yuzuya Ryokan
  • Toilet paper
  • Towels
  • Bath or shower
  • Slippers
  • Private bathroom
  • Toilet
  • Free toiletries
  • Hairdryer
  • Bath
  • Shower
  • Linen
  • Alarm clock
  • Garden
  • Refrigerator
Room Amenities
  • Tatami (traditional Japanese flooring)
  • Drying rack for clothing
  • Clothes rack
Media & Technology
  • Flat-screen TV
  • TV
Food & Drink
  • Restaurant
WiFi is available in some hotel rooms and is free of charge.
No parking available.
  • Luggage storage
  • Wake-up service
Reception services
  • Invoice provided
  • Air conditioning
  • Heating
  • Heating
  • Air conditioning
  • Safety deposit box
Languages spoken
  • English
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House rules Yuzuya Ryokan takes special requests - add in the next step!


15:00 - 18:00

Guests are required to show a photo identification and credit card upon check-in


08:00 - 11:00


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


Entry to the property will be closed between the hours of 00:00 and 06:00

Children and beds

Child policies

Children of any age are welcome.

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

Cot and extra bed policies

There is no capacity for cots at this property.

There is no capacity for extra beds at this property.

Age restriction

The minimum age for check-in is 18

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Parties/events are not allowed

Quiet hours

Guests must be quiet between 21:00 and 06:00.


Pets are not allowed.

The fine print

Children 13 years and younger cannot be accommodated at this property.

Guests arriving after check-in hours (19:00) must inform the property in advance. If the property is not informed, the booking may be treated as a no show. Contact details can be found on the booking confirmation.

If you wish to check-out before 08:00, please inform the property in advance.

Please note that dinner is not served after 19:00, even upon reservation. Breakfast is only provided from 07:30 until 08:30.

Meals need to be reserved at least 1 day in advance. Guests who cannot eat raw seafood need to notify the property 3 day in advance, as well. Please note, the property cannot accept any special requests for meals.

Due to Coronavirus (COVID-19), please ensure that you are only booking this property following the local government guidelines of the destination, including but not limited to the purpose of travel, and maximum allowed group size.

In accordance with government guidelines to minimise transmission of the Coronavirus (COVID-19), this property can only accept bookings from essential workers/permitted travellers, during dates where such guidelines exist. Reasonable evidence must be provided on arrival. If it isn't provided, your booking will be cancelled on arrival.

In accordance with government guidelines to minimise transmission of the Coronavirus (COVID-19), this property currently isn't accepting guests from certain countries, during dates where such guidelines exist.

In accordance with government guidelines to minimise transmission of the Coronavirus (COVID-19), this property may request additional documentation from guests to validate identity, travel itinerary and other relevant information, during dates where such guidelines exist.

In response to Coronavirus (COVID-19), additional safety and sanitation measures are in effect at this property.

Food & beverage services at this property may be limited or unavailable due to Coronavirus (COVID-19).

Due to Coronavirus (COVID-19), this property is taking steps to help protect the safety of guests and staff. Certain services and amenities may be reduced or unavailable as a result.

Due to Coronavirus (COVID-19), this property has reduced reception and service operating hours.

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

Please inform Yuzuya Ryokan 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.

Guests are required to show a photo identification and credit card upon check-in. Please note that all Special Requests are subject to availability and additional charges may apply.

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

This property will not accommodate hen, stag or similar parties.

Legal information

Managed by a private host. EU and/or national consumer law relating to professional hosts might not apply. Learn more

FAQs about Yuzuya Ryokan

  • Room options at Yuzuya Ryokan include:

    • Twin
    • Single

  • From the nearest airport, you can get to Yuzuya Ryokan by:

    • Train 1h 20min

  • Yuzuya Ryokan is 1.6 miles from the centre of Kyoto.

  • Yuzuya Ryokan has 1 restaurant:

    • 一心居

  • Check-in at Yuzuya Ryokan is from 15:00, and check-out is until 11:00.

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

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

    • Guests staying at Yuzuya Ryokan can enjoy a highly-rated breakfast during their stay (guest review score: 9.6).

      Breakfast option(s) include:

      • Asian