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SUPERHOST
  1. Entire home
  2. 京都市下京区
A comfortable big house!

Our house for 6 people with all house devices and supplies!! EASY ACCESS from Kyoto station. *Free pocket Wi-fi You can go to sightseeing spots where Kinkakuji temple and Kiyomizu temple, Nijo catsle, Arashiyama and Gion area from nearest bus stop. We are preparing everything you need for your wonderful stay!

G$9,487 per night
SUPERHOST
  1. Entire home
  2. Kyoto
★Live Like a Local in Stylish Kyoto Home Near Gion

Designed by a famous designer with a mix of modern and traditional design, this beautiful home offers a local and cozy feeling. Located a few blocks away from the centre of downtown, but in a quiet residential area where a safe, comfortable stay can be ensured. Perfect location for a family or 2 couples traveling around in Kyoto as it is 8 mins walk to the nearest station - Sanjo Sta. as well as bus stops taking to hot spots you would plan on visiting. WiFi access provided during your stay.

G$20,948 per night
SUPERHOST
  1. Entire home
  2. 京都市東山区
Gion KODEMARI Perfect Location!!

Please to enjoy the Kyoto style! Tourist attractions and downtown is within walking distance! It can accommodate 8 people! Make yourself at home!

G$7,865 per night

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Kyoto vacation rentals

  1. Entire rental unit
  2. Sakyō-ku, Kyoto
Kyoto Sanjo Ohashi Superior Twin Studio No Smoking Superior Twin
G$7,536 per night
SUPERHOST
  1. Private room
  2. Sakyo Ward, Kyoto
和楽庵【Single】100 Year old Machiya Guest House (1pax)
G$7,201 per night
SUPERHOST
  1. Hotel room
  2. Shimogyo Ward, Kyoto
MANGA Design・2 Beds・Free WIFI・Baggage keeper
G$5,657 per night
SUPERHOST
  1. Entire rental unit
  2. 京都市下京区
Sweet 201 private room 🌻
G$3,741 per night
SUPERHOST
  1. Hotel room
  2. Kyoto
✿Kyoto✿/Near station & bus/Temple/Single Room(^^♪
G$8,495 per night
SUPERHOST
  1. Hotel room
  2. Minami-ku, Kyoto
Central Kyoto!Kitchen&Share bicycles ☆Double Room☆
G$5,144 per night
SUPERHOST
  1. Entire rental unit
  2. Shimogyo Ward, Kyoto
ダブルルーム~全部屋洗濯機完備☆京都駅徒歩10分のゲストハウス~
G$4,653 per night
SUPERHOST
  1. Private room
  2. Kyōto-shi
No Cleaning fee, Guesthouse YULULU "Single-room"
G$3,787 per night
  1. Private room
  2. 京都市下京区寺町通仏光寺上がる中之町
3min TO STA.! JAPANESE STYLE HOSTEL/SINGLE/SR
G$3,934 per night
  1. Entire rental unit
  2. 京都市下京区
SATO302!Perfect location!noelevator
G$3,334 per night
SUPERHOST
  1. Hotel room
  2. Kyoto
Hotel Sou Kyoto Gion Queen Studio
G$6,605 per night
SUPERHOST
  1. Private room
  2. 京都市南区
# 201 Shinkansen Night Bus from Kyoto Station Hachijo Exit 5 minutes from the limousine bus, convenient and comfortable new construction.
G$3,600 per night

Kyoto condo rentals

SUPERHOST
  1. Entire condo
  2. Higashiyama Ward, Kyoto
祇園四条駅1分・窓から八坂神社・鴨川を見下ろす10名宿泊・ホームパーティー・わんこ同伴OKの貸切宿
G$13,092 per night
SUPERHOST
  1. Entire condo
  2. Minami Ward, Kyoto
Katsuragawa House Hiro ROOM 202
G$7,495 per night
  1. Entire condo
  2. Shimogyō-ku, Kyoto
Brooklyn style room near Kiyomizu dera temple[BR]2
G$11,596 per night
  1. Entire condo
  2. 京都市東山区
Miko Town with cobblestones/near Kamo river/modern
G$13,467 per night
  1. Entire condo
  2. Kamigyō-ku, Kyōto-shi
一条IVY semi-double bed room
G$6,546 per night
  1. Entire condo
  2. 京都市東山区
RESISTAY GIONDO Theater room for 5
G$14,495 per night
SUPERHOST
  1. Entire condo
  2. Kyoto
Very convenient location! brandnew beautiful RoomB
G$8,183 per night
SUPERHOST
  1. Entire condo
  2. 京都市
Near from Kawaramachi , Stylish Guest House
G$29,037 per night
  1. Entire condo
  2. 京都市
Fabulous stay!Kiyomizudera!2 Bunk Beds! MAX4![CA1]
G$9,153 per night
  1. Entire condo
  2. Higashiyama Ward, Kyoto
Near sanjo sta [2QSD]
G$10,660 per night
  1. Entire condo
  2. Shimogyō-ku, Kyōto-shi
2F TypeB ・Stay in the vibrant heart of Kyoto!
G$8,373 per night
  1. Entire condo
  2. Shimogyō-ku, Kyoto
MAX5!7min to Kyoto Sta.Free Wi-Fi&Android TV[JFSK]
G$17,745 per night

Apartment rentals in Kyoto

  1. Entire rental unit
  2. 京都市
8 minutes from Kyoto Station/1 minute by subway Hourly rental/Living alone/Living together # 203
G$3,905 per night
  1. Private room
  2. 京都市
8 minutes from Kyoto Station/1 minute from the subway ◎Parking lot Reservation◎ required◎ (light car/motorbike) # 101
G$4,044 per night
  1. Entire rental unit
  2. 京都市下京区
SATO403!Perfect location!noelevator
G$3,525 per night
SUPERHOST
  1. Private room
  2. Higashiyama Ward, Kyoto
Japanese and Western-style room with a view of the Kamogawa River (room 201)
G$6,270 per night
SUPERHOST
  1. Private room
  2. Shimogyo Ward, Kyoto
[JP INN Gakurin] Spacious room 10min from Kyoto st
G$6,662 per night
SUPERHOST
  1. Entire rental unit
  2. 京都市
Sakura River Inn 1
G$15,197 per night
  1. Private room
  2. Minami-ku, Kyoto
New Female Only Kyoto Station 8min/Subway 1min # 102
G$3,226 per night
  1. Entire rental unit
  2. Higashiyama Ward, Kyoto
[LGS] Perfect Little Studio Apartment Higashiyama
G$4,869 per night
  1. Entire rental unit
  2. 京都市
Kyostay Iroha Toji Annex - Standard Twin Room A
G$5,826 per night
  1. Entire rental unit
  2. Mukō-shi
# 1 Kyoto Station 8min/Nearest station 30sec/Closest accommodation to the station/FreeWIFI Telework Recommended Cleanliness
G$2,839 per night
  1. Entire rental unit
  2. Kyoto
K1/Big Room & Great View/Nishiki Market 5 minute
G$16,599 per night
  1. Entire rental unit
  2. 京都市下京区麸屋町通五条上る下鱗形町
SATO301 Perfect location! Near Kamo river
G$4,199 per night

Your guide to Kyoto

Welcome to Kyoto

Kyoto is one of the most charming cities in the world. For more than a millennium — until 1868 — it was the imperial seat of Japan, and all that power was a magnet for opulence, artists and artisans, and religion. Today, the city remains at the heart of the country’s cultural traditions, with thousands of palaces, temples, and shrines, not to mention its famous geisha districts.

Wandering through Kyoto can mean stopping at every turn, delighted by the curve of a rooftop or the ancient timbers framing a shop. Despite 17 UNESCO World Heritage sites such as the gilded Kinkakuji (Gold Pavilion), and districts like Higashiyama, whose streets could double as the set for a historical epic, Kyoto is not a living museum. With more than 1.5 million residents, the city boasts countless cocktail bars, chic restaurants, and street-food stalls, and a thriving music scene.


How do I get around Kyoto?

Kyoto doesn’t have an airport, but it’s easy to get here. The nearest airports are Osaka International Airport (Itami, ITM), 50 minutes away by shuttle or bus, and Kansai International Airport (KIX), a 75-minute train ride from the city on the JR Haruka Airport Express. If you’re flying into the country, your arrival point may be Narita International Airport (NRT) in Tokyo. From there, you can take the Narita Express train into Tokyo and then transfer to a shinkansen (bullet train).

Once you’re in town, you could rent a car, but why? Kyoto’s public transportation network is extraordinary. The subways and trains will take you from one point to the next with speed and efficiency, and the buses go where trains can’t. Central Kyoto is flat and easy for pedestrians to navigate — the Kyoto Tourist Information Center also produces wheelchair accessibility guides — and you can find bicycle rental shops across the city.


When is the best time to stay in a vacation rental in Kyoto?

If there’s a peak time to visit Kyoto, it may be late March through early May, when the temperatures are comfortable, the monsoons have yet to start, and the city seduces the eye with cherry blossoms (peak time: early April). Crisp, dry autumns also make for wonderful strolls around the city. Exploring Kyoto during the extremes of winter and summer will take a little more effort — and good rain gear. The heat and humidity peak June through August, when the temperatures stay in the 80s and 90s Fahrenheit and tropical rainstorms regularly sweep through the area. That doesn’t stop the city from turning out for the Gion Matsuri in mid-to-late July for parades, traditional dress, and street food. In winter, it rarely freezes or snows here, but the constant drizzle can make the cold feel colder. That said, the city entrances visitors even in the coldest months. During late December, thousands of paper lanterns line Arashiyama’s bridges and lanes, and in early January, New Year crowds throng many of the shrines.


What are the top things to do in Kyoto?

Nishiki Market

Visiting this five-block-long covered food market in central Kyoto, which is open from midmorning to early evening, is a must for food lovers. Picture barrels of pickles and dried vegetables, display cases of exquisite wagashi (sweets), and heaps of frilly dried fish. You can snack on meat skewers or crackly senbei as you wander through the market, or pore over the shelves of cooking implements and jarred preserves, looking for gifts to bring home. Afterward, peek in at the nearby Tenmangu Shrine or wander over to the Gion, the city’s most famous geisha district.

Arashiyama

On the west side of Kyoto, just as the dense inner city gives way to the slopes of the surrounding mountains, this charming district thrums with tourists — with pockets of serenity nearby. Wander along the wide, shady paths that snake through the famous bamboo grove. Visit a host of temples, from the tiny thatch-roofed Gio-ji through the expansive Tenryu-ji, with its showstopper garden and majestic views of the mountain peaks. Spend a few hours at the Fukuda Art Museum admiring paintings from the Edo Period.

Philosopher’s Path

This mile-long path, located in the northern part of the Higashiyama district, leads between two of Kyoto’s best-known sites — Ginkakuji (the Silver Pavilion) and the neighborhood surrounding Nanzenji Temple — and the journey is just as rewarding as either destination. The paved walkway traces the route of a narrow canal, shaded by thousands of cherry trees, and offers plenty of reasons to detour in the form of temples, cafes, and boutiques.