Meirin Kogane-an, also called Kogane-an, is a Machiya (町家) townhouse located in Shijo (四条) area in the center of Kyoto. You will be immersed in a different world where tradition and history meet modernity.
Kogane-an is at the image of Japan, its combines traditional architecture and modern convenience. While enjoying your meal or taking a relaxing bath you can admire the inner garden (坪庭).
The surrounding area is safe, quiet and convenient. By staying with us you will experience Kyotoite lifestyle and make unforgettable memories.
For those who wish to cook Japanese dishes, a kitchen is at your disposition.
An indigo-colored folding screen (屏風) is displayed in the Japanese room (和室). The folding screen's theme was inspired by the front road name "Takoyakushi-dori", in Japanese "tako" means "octopus".
This theme, called "Hipparidako" (ひっぱりだこ), has for meaning to wish good health and happiness to guests.
The name “Takoyakushi” road, takes its origin in the name of Yakushinyorai (the medicine Buddha) of Eifuku temple. Since the age of Hideyoshi Toyotomi (1537-1598), the temple is reputed for healing illness.
Luxury for 2 guests, enjoyable for family and friends stay.
There are traditional feeling and modern convenience to make your stay cozy.
Kogane-an is right close to the Shijokarasuma (四条烏丸) and it's located in the middle of Kyoto city. Shijo, Sanjo (三条) downtown areas are within walking distance.
There are several bus stops and train stations which are convenient for sightseeing! There are many restaurants and shops that Kyoto people love and hope you enjoy them as real Kyoto people!
The Gion Festival (祇園祭) takes place annually on July in Kyoto. Our inn is near the place of the festival. You may see Yamaboko float (山鉾) and hear the festival music (囃子) when the festival coming. We hope you will feel attractiveness at one of the most famous festival in Japan.
|Address||Postal Code: 604-8215
Fudocho, Nakagyo Ward, Kyoto, Kyoto Prefecture, Japan
|Capacity||Up to 5 guests|
|Access from Kyoto station||1．From Subway Karasuma Line, Shijo Station, about 7 min
2．City Bus No.50, Shijonishinotoin Stop, about 5 min
3．Taxi, about 10 min （about ￥1,000）
|Nearby Stations||Hankyu Line, Karasuma Station (Exit 4), about 7 min
Subway Karasuma Line, Shijo Station (Exit 2), about 7 min
Subway Tozai Line, Karasumaoike Station, about 9 min
|Nearby Bus Stops||
Shijonishinotoin Stop, about 5 min
Shijokarasuma Stop, about 7 min
Karasumasanjo Stop, about 7 min
Shijokarasuma Stop, about 10 min
|Access by Car||From Nagoya： Meishin highway Kyoto-Higashi IC to west
From Osaka： Meishin highway Kyoto-Minami IC to north
|Parking Lot||Our inn does not have a parking lot. Please use the nearby coin-operated parking lot.|
|Accommodation||One Traditional Machiya Townhouse|
|Bathroom||Japanese style bathroom|
|Payment||PayPal, Square or Alipay|
|Facilities||Fridge, TV, Air conditioning, Safe, Microwave, Kettle, Hair dryer, Heater, Wi-Fi|
|Sightseeing||Nishiki Market (錦市場) About 10 min 760m
Rokkaku-dō (六角堂) About 7 min 555m
The Museum of Kyoto About 12 min 950m
|Convenience store||Family Mart （Karasumarokkaku branch 烏丸六角店） About 2 min 130m
7-Eleven （Shijonishinotoin branch 四条西洞院通店） About 3 min 230m
|Others||＜Department store＞ Daimaru Kyoto branch (大丸京都店) 710m
＜Bakery＞ Sizuya (志津屋) 650m
＜Bakery＞ Shinshindo (進々堂) 570m
＜Bakery＞ Shinshindo (進々堂) 300m
＜Bakery＞ Vingt-sept Degres （ヴァンセット・デュグレ） 300m
＜Tearoom＞ Maeda-Coffee (前田珈琲 in the Kyoto Art Center） 300m
＜Tearoom＞ Inoda Coffee （イノダコーヒー） 910m
＜café＞ Starbucks 630m
＜café＞ Starbucks 540m
＜café＞ Flowing KARASUMA 350m
＜café＞ Coffee Veloce （カフェベローチェ） 380m
＜café＞ Holly’s cafe 460m
＜café＞ Iyemon Salon Kyoto (伊右衛門カフェ) 570m
＜café＞ うめぞのCAFE ＆ GALLERY 42m
＜café・French cuisine＞ SECOND HOUSE （セカンドハウス） 520m
＜Shopping & Movie & Restaurant＞ ＣＯＣＯＮ 烏丸 690m
＜Shopping＞ Shipukan (新風館) 725m
＜Shopping＞ LAQUE 570m
＜Shopping＞ Kotochika （コトチカ） 650m
＜24H Supermarket＞ Fresco （フレスコ） (24H) 415m
＜24H Supermarket＞ Fresco （フレスコ） (24H) 375m
＜Post Office＞ Shimachitakoyakusi (新町蛸薬師) Post Office 120m
＜Visit＞ Mumeisya (京都生活工藝館・無名舎) 130m