Traditional, Modern, Luxury machiya

Tsuyukusa-an is a machiya townhouse located in Gosho-Minami area.
You can enjoy traditional machiya feeling and modern convenience.
Gosho-minami area is right close to downtown area and there are restaurants and shops.
Environment is safe, quiet and convenient. You will see how real Kyoto people living there.
There are laundry, kitchen for your long stay.
You will experience unforgettable time in Kyoto!

Hospitality of Tsuyukusa-an

Tsuyukusa-an Speciality


There are many antiques displayed under the stairs that called Hakokaidan (Box stairs).
You can feel an old Japanese feeling when Tsuyukusa-an is built.

Japanese garden

Tsuboniwa (small Japanese garden) that you can enjoy from living room and bathroom.
There is a small stream and the murmuring of a stream makes you feel relaxing.


Daisuke Seno who is from Kyoto, calligrapher wrote a hanging scroll. Dishes in Tsuyukusa-an is our original and cute day-flowers (Tsuyukusa) are painted.



For 5 guests

Tsuyukusa-an is for 5 guests maximum.
It is well renovated based on an old Japanese townhouse called Kyo-Machiya.
You can enjoy the atmosphere and Japanese feeling.

*A new accommodation tax implemented by Kyoto city is included in your accommodation fee. The rate is changing depends on season, weekend and national holidays.


Bus and Train
Subway Marutamachi Station 5min
Subway Karasuma-Oike Station 9min
City bus Karasuma-Nijo Station 5min
No parking
If you come by car, ask us a cheap parking lot!
From Kyoto station
Subway Marutamachi 5min
Subway Karasuma-Oike 9min
About 10min, 1500JPY
Takakuradori-Ebisugawa Agaru
  • Neighbor

Things to Do

Kyoto people love this area

Tsuyukusa-an is right close to the Imperial Palace and it's located in the middle of Kyoto city.
Shijo, Sanjo downtown areas are within walking distance.
There are bus stops and train stations that is convenient to go sightseeing!
There are many restaurants and shops that Kyoto people love and hope you enjoy them as real Kyoto people!


Local people love these restauratns and shops, hope you enjoy them!



Address Hukuya-cho, Nakagyo-ku, Kyoto (Takakura-Ebisugawa Agaru)
Capacity 5 Guests
Access 1.Kyoto Station - subway Marutamachi Station then 5min by walk
2.Kyoto Station - subway Karasuma-Nijo Station then 9min by walk
3. Kyoto Station by taxi - about 10min 1500JPY
Station Subway Marutamachi no.7 exit then walk for 5min
Subway Karasuma-Oike Station then walk 9min
Bus stop City bus Karasuma-Nijo Station then walk for 5min
Parking Lot No parking lot, please ask us for the cheapest one
Check-in 16:00
Check-out 10:00
Room Traditional machiya townhouse
Bathroom 1 Japanese style bathroom and 2 toilets (1 for each floor)
Meal None
Payment Paypal, Square or Alipay
Facilities Fridge, TV, Air conditioning, Safe, Microwave, Kettle, Hair dryer
Free Wi-Fi
Bath towel Face towel
Yukata bathrobe Toothbrush
Shampoo Conditioner
Body Soap Hand Soap
Razor Comb
Cotton Cotton Swab
Hair Dryer Free Wi-Fi
Washing Machine  
Sightseeing Imperial Palace 350m 5min
Manga Museum 650m 9min
Kyoto Museum 620m 8min
Rokkakudo 1100m 14min
Nijo Castle 1400m 18min
Convenience store Family Mart (Karasuma-Nijo branch) 340m 5min
Other [Bakery] Friandise 3min
[Bakery] Liberte 7min
[Bakery] Grandir 10min
[Cafe and Bakery] Cafe Bibliotic HELLO! 4min
[Cafe and Bakery] Shinshindo 6min
[Cafe and donut] Hitsuji 3min
[Cafe and coffee] World Coffee 4min
[Cafe and Japanese tea] Sarasa 7min
[Cafe and Japanese tea] Ippodo 7min
[Cafe and Japanese tea] Nijo Wakasaya 8min
[Cafe and tea] Holly's Cafe 12min
[Department store] Daimaru 17min
[Post Office] Takakura post office 2min