Yuzuya Ryokan is a luxurious 5-star hotel located in the famous Gion of Kyoto, steps from the Yasaka Shrine. It features Japanese-style accommodations 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.

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

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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.

Breakfast Info



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Room Type
Number of guests
2 futon beds
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Guest reviews


Value for money
Free WiFi
High score for Kyoto
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  • Sugahill88
    United States of America United States of America
    The bountiful mutli-plate breakfast was overwhelming and charming. the location for meals was gorgeous and I loved the yukata and sandal dress code. I was nervous at first about sleeping "on the floor" but the mattress, pillows, and duvet were...
  • Tyler
    United States of America United States of America
    Amazing staff, service, and meals. The space is gorgeous.
  • Gerst
    United States of America United States of America
    Friendly, helpful staff. Incredible food. Yuzu juice in the morning gets the motor running!

Area info

1 Restaurant On Site

  • 一心居
    • Cuisine
    • Open for
      Breakfast • Lunch • Dinner
    • Ambience

Amenities of Yuzuya Ryokan
Great facilities! Review score, 9.5

Most popular amenities
  • Free WiFi
  • Restaurant
  • Garden
  • Heating
  • Breakfast
  • Toilet paper
  • Towels
  • Bathtub or shower
  • Slippers
  • Private Bathroom
  • Toilet
  • Free toiletries
  • Hairdryer
  • Bathtub
  • Shower
  • Linens
  • 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 rooms and is free of charge.
No parking available.
  • Baggage storage
  • Wake-up service
Front Desk Services
  • Invoice provided
Safety & security
  • Safe
  • Air conditioning
  • Heating
Languages Spoken
  • English

House rules

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


From 3:00 PM to 6:00 PM

Guests are required to show a photo ID and credit card at check-in


From 8:00 AM to 11:00 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.


The entrance to the property is closed between 12:00 AM and 6:00 AM

Children & Beds

Child policies

Children not allowed.

Crib and extra bed policies

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

Age restriction

The minimum age for check-in is 18

Mastercard Visa UnionPay credit card UC NICOS JCB Diners Club American Express Cash is not accepted Yuzuya Ryokan accepts these cards and reserves the right to temporarily hold an amount prior to arrival.


Parties/events are not allowed

Quiet hours

Guests need be quiet between 9:00 PM and 6:00 AM.


Pets are not allowed.

The fine print
Must-know information for guests at this property

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.

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

Please inform Yuzuya Ryokan 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.

This property does not accommodate bachelor(ette) or similar parties.

Quiet hours are between 21:00:00 and 06:00:00.

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

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

Food and beverage services at this property may be limited or unavailable due to the coronavirus (COVID-19).

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

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

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

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

Due to the coronavirus (COVID-19), make sure you're booking this property in accordance with the destination's local government guidelines, including (but not limited to) the purpose of travel and maximum group size.

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

FAQs about Yuzuya Ryokan

  • Yuzuya Ryokan is 1.6 miles from the center of Kyoto. All distances are measured in straight lines. Actual travel distances may vary.

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

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

    • Yuzuya Ryokan has 1 restaurant:

      • 一心居

    • Check-in at Yuzuya Ryokan is from 3:00 PM, and check-out is until 11:00 AM.

    • Guests staying at Yuzuya Ryokan can enjoy a highly-rated breakfast during their stay (guest review score: 10.0).

      Breakfast option(s) include:

      • Asian

    • Room options at Yuzuya Ryokan include:

      • Twin