May – Jul Special 2016, Great Value 3 Night Stay – iShinChi Vacation Rental
May - July 2016 Value Deal
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A contrast between the old and the new. Our place has been carefully restored to retain the traditional layout of a Kyoto Machiya but updated with modern fittings and amenities. In the rooms above and at the stairway, say hello to a 105 year old wooden beam.
Stay here with your family group and be together. No need to be split up into separate hotel rooms. Holiday with peace of mind knowing that there is enough space for the little ones.
Private access and entry.
Sleep up to 5 persons. Everyone can all stay together in a single house and still have plenty of space and privacy.
WiFi Internet Access
Portable internet access at your service, 24 hours. You are provided with a 4G portable WiFi. Bring this along with you when you are out exploring.
These are provided for you. Bathing essentials; bath cream, shampoo, conditioner. House slippers. Towels. Hair dryer. Iron and ironing board. Kitchen utensils, crockery and cutlery. Umbrellas. Washing powder and softener. Coffee and tea making facilities. Guides and maps.
Full Sized Automated Hot Tub
Feet aching after your sightseeing? Soak in the hot tub with some soothing bath salts and enjoy some personal downtime. Adjust your bathroom climate and set your bath water temperature to relax.
Reverse cycle air conditioning in all 3 rooms for both heating or cooling. A gas heater in the kitchen. Bathroom is equipped with climate setting. You’re covered throughout the house.
Get your laundry done in privacy. There’s a sunning balcony upstairs.
A bicycle is provided onsite for that quick dash to convenience stores or supermarket for your personal needs.
Parking is available nearby for a small fee.
Overnight : 500yen (8pm to 8am next morning).
Mon – Fri : 30 mins/200yen (max charge is limited to 1,000 yen)
Sat – Sun : 30 mins/300 yen (max charge is limited to 1,400 yen)
Smoke detectors are installed throughout the house and there’s a carbon monoxide detector in the kitchen where gas is being used. There’s a fire extinguisher at the door. A small basic first aid kit is prepared in the drawer.
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Rest & Relax in the cottage style room
Enjoy, relax and experience the Japanese way of life in a Machiya with a tatami tea room and futons. It has just been renovated in August 2015.
You’ll see a handy bicycle parked outside for your use for that quick dash to the convenience stores on either side.
You will be staying in a very clean, safe and exclusive neighbourhood. The Aquarium is an easy 5-min stroll away. Try a sumptuous buffet with farm fresh veggies just round the corner, a 5-min walk. Great value for an interesting spread at only ¥880 per person for lunch. UNESCO listed Nishihonganji is just 9 minutes away. Take buses to Gion, Kinkakuji – Golden Temple, downtown area, Nishiki market.
There are 2 bedrooms with traditional sliding doors and a balcony upstairs. The tatami tea room is downstairs, which opens out into the dining area and an open kitchen.
The tatami room is convertible into an extra bedroom for two adults. There’s Japanese green tea and coffee so you can have a quiet cuppa before you set off on your travel adventures for the day.
The Panasonic system kitchen looks out into a minimalist backyard. It is equipped with built-in cooker hob and exhaust, a fish grill underneath, and multi-menu controls. The microwave has oven and grilling functionalities as well. A fridge is there to keep your drinks cold.
The bath area is divided into dry and wet areas. The washer in the dry area, gives your laundry a Silver Ion anti-bacterial wash. A hair dryer is provided in the vanity drawer and toiletries in the cabinet.
The bathroom climate is programmable to recycle, cool, or heat air. Inside, you can preset your bath water settings at the bathtub control panel or at the other control panel in the kitchen. Also, you get to relax in a full-sized bathtub instead of the compacted versions. There is also an attached shower. You will be provided with linen, bath towels, hand towels, tea towel. So no worries about towels bulking up your luggage.
The toilet with automated bidet is separate.
We have a Ricoh Theta 360 camera available for hire at ¥3,000 for the whole duration of your stay. Please let us know in advance and we can bring it along when we meet.