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1 room, 2 adults

Higurashi-Sou, Kyoto

2.5-star2.5 stars
1211 Shuzei-cho, Kamigyo-ku, Kyoto, Kyoto, 602-8155, Japan

Guesthouse with restaurant, near Nijō Castle
  • Free WiFi
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  • Charming little building with a cute little garden! Thr staff were very kind and warm as…Feb. 4, 2018
  • Very friendly people. Such a treat to stay in this lovely older style house.Dec. 31, 2019

Higurashi-Sou, Kyoto

from $69 CAD
  • Traditional Triple Room
  • Western triple room
  • Twin Room
  • Double Room
  • Room

What’s around Higurashi-Sou, Kyoto


  • In Central Kyoto
  • Nijō Castle - 18 min walk
  • Kyoto Imperial Palace - 25 min walk
  • Nishiki Market - 30 min walk
  • Kyoto University - 31 min walk
  • Kawaramachi - 36 min walk
  • Shijo Omiya - 20 min walk
  • Kyoto International Manga Museum - 21 min walk

Getting around

  • Itami Airport (ITM) - 56 min drive
  • Nijo Station - 12 min walk
  • Omiya Station - 22 min walk
  • Shijo-omiya Station - 23 min walk
  • Nijojo-mae Station - 12 min walk
  • Marutamachi Station - 16 min walk
  • Karasuma Oike Station - 22 min walk

At a glance

Key facts


  • 5 rooms


  • Check-in time 4 PM-9 PM
  • Check-out time is 11 AM
The front desk is open daily from 8 AM - 9 PM. Front desk staff will greet guests on arrival. For more details, please contact the property using the information on the booking confirmation.

Required at check-in

  • Credit card, debit card, or cash deposit required for incidental charges

  • Government-issued photo ID may be required

  • Minimum check-in age is 18

Travelling with others


  • Children (6 years old and younger) not allowed

  • No cribs (infant beds)


  • Pets not allowed


  • Free WiFi in public areas

  • Free WiFi in rooms



  • No parking

Payment types at the property

* See small print for additional details or extra charges

At the property

Food and drink
  • Full breakfast daily (surcharge)
  • Restaurant
  • Coffee shop/café
Things to do
  • Bicycle rentals on site
  • Front desk (limited hours)
  • Luggage storage
  • Garden

In the room

Home comforts
  • Air conditioning
Freshen up
  • Shared bathroom
  • Shower only
Stay connected
  • Desk
  • Free WiFi

Higurashi-Sou, Kyoto’s small print

Also known as

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  • Higurashi-Sou Guesthouse
  • Higurashi-Sou Kyoto
  • Higurashi-Sou Kyoto
  • Higurashi-Sou Guesthouse
  • Higurashi-Sou Guesthouse Kyoto


Japanese futons are provided based on the number of adults in the reservation.

The Japanese Ministry of Health, Labour, and Welfare requires all international visitors to submit their passport number and nationality when registering at any lodging facility (inns, hotels, motels, etc. ). Additionally, lodging proprietors are required to photocopy passports for all registering guests and keep the photocopy on file.

Guests can rest easy knowing there's a fire extinguisher and a smoke detector on site.

This property advises that enhanced cleaning and guest safety measures are currently in place.

Disinfectant is used to clean the property, and commonly-touched surfaces are cleaned with disinfectant between stays.

Social distancing measures are in place; staff at the property wear personal protective equipment; periodic temperature checks are conducted on staff; temperature checks are available to guests; guests are provided with hand sanitizer.

Contactless check-out is available.

Each guestroom is kept vacant for a minimum of 24 hours between bookings.

Please note that cultural norms and guest policies may differ by country and by property. The policies listed are provided by the property.

Mandatory fees

You’ll be asked to pay the following charges at check-in or check-out:

  • A city tax may be collected at the property, effective October 1, 2018. The city tax ranges from JPY 200-1,000 per person, per night based on the nightly room rate. Please note that further exemptions may apply. For more details, please contact the property using the information on the reservation confirmation received after booking.
  • A tax is imposed by the city: JPY 1000 per person, per night

Optional extras

Full breakfast is offered for an extra charge of JPY 400 per person (approximately)

We have included all charges provided to us by this property. However, charges can vary, for example, based on length of stay or the unit you book.

FAQs for Higurashi-Sou, Kyoto

  • Does Higurashi-Sou offer free cancellation for a full refund?
    Yes, Higurashi-Sou does have fully refundable rooms available to book on our site, which can be cancelled up to a few days before check-in. Just make sure to check this property's cancellation policy for the exact terms and conditions.
  • Is parking offered at Higurashi-Sou?
    Sorry, there's no parking at Higurashi-Sou.
  • Are pets allowed at Higurashi-Sou?
    Sorry, pets aren't allowed.
  • What are the check-in and check-out times at Higurashi-Sou?
    You can check in from 4 PM to 9 PM. Check-out time is 11 AM.
  • Are there restaurants at or near Higurashi-Sou?
    Yes, there's an onsite restaurant. Nearby restaurants include Menbakaichidai restaurant (2-min walk), Matsuya (7-min walk), and songbird coffee (7-min walk).

Higurashi-Sou, Kyoto

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