Kikko-an's check-in and check-out procedures are very simple. You receive and return the keys directly at Kikko-an, you do not need to come to our Check-in Counter Office. Further information will be sent by email after confirmation of the reservation.
To explore the surroundings freely, at your own pace and according to your schedule, we highly recommend that you rent a bicycle. Well-known temples and shrines, such as Kinkaku-ji Temple (The Golden Pavilion), Ryoan-ji Temple, Shimogamo Shrine and Kitano Tenmangu Shrine are easily accessible by bicycle. By exploring the narrow streets, you will discover and experience an other side of Kyoto. If you would like to rent bicycles, please check the following website, Kyoto Chirin-Chirin.
The out of downtown location allows to offer a stay in a traditional Kyo-machiya townhouse at affordable prices.
The area is well served by public transport allowing to go easily to Kyoto's main sightseeing spots. You can also go directly to Kikko-an from Kyoto station by bus.