Great Location - An intimate luxury ryokan with a personal touch in the historic heart of Kyoto

Nestled among the narrow winding lanes of the historic Higashiyama neighborhood of Kyoto, lies a quiet cobblestone path hidden from the tourists and treasured by the locals. Down this lane lies the luxury ISHIBEKOJI MUAN.

This three suite inn provides luxury, privacy and the personal touch that Kyoto is famous for. Only footsteps from ancient gardens and temples yet with comfortably close access to transportation and nightlife, come experience Kyoto the way it was meant to be experienced.



Air conditioning / Floor heating / Bed linens / Dishes and silverware / Essentials (Towels, Bed sheets, Soap, and Toilet paper) / Hair dryer / Hangers / Hot water / Iron / Shampoo / Microwave / Refrigerator / Washing machine


ISHIBEKOJI MUAN is a very conveniece place to explore gion district which is old Japanese district. It takes 10 min walk to Kiyomizu temple from our place, and 20 minute to down town. From closest train station, it's 4 station away to Fushimi inari taisha, which is one of most famous sight seeing spots in Japan.

From Kansai Airport to Kyoto Station

・JR Line Limited Express Haruka to Kyoto Station 80 minutes
・80 minutes to Kyoto station by limousine bus

From JR Kyoto Station

・15 minutes by taxi
・From the city bus D pier, take the 206 line (to Higashiyama dori via Kitaoji Bus Terminal) 20 - 25 minutes, 5 minutes walk from Gion stop

From Keihan Line, Hankyu Line

・10 minutes on foot from Keihan Shijo Station, Hankyu Kawaramachi Station


463-10 Shimokawara-cho Higashiyama-ku Kyoto-shi Kyoto


House Rules


After 3 pm


10 am

Pets are not allowed
No smoking

- Please kindly be bit quieter during 10pm-7am
- Please do not wear shoes inside the facility
- Please note that the accommodation tax will be introduced in Kyoto City from October 1, 2018. The tax rate apply to our facility is 200 yen per person per night. We will charge the tax with cash upon arrival.


- Cancellation fees are as follows:
- Until 8 days before: free
- 2 〜 7 days before: 50%
- 1 day before: 80%
- Check-in day: 100%


“"A GEM in every way!! Beyond perfect!
A gorgeous, peaceful, beautiful, brand new fully remodeled, sparkling clean home/hotel, nicely hidden in a quite alley, in a fantastic neighborhood where the best tourist attractions and restaurants are all in walking distance"”
- Elmira, USA
“"The place is very well decorated and new. All amenities are provided. A nice bathtub to chill after long day. The location is great too, close to all temples in walking distance to crowded area."”
- Elvi, Indonesia
“"The best hotel in Kyoto, kind and friendly host, superb location with amazing Japanese style space including the bar"”
- Bryan, South of Korea