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Gion & Kiyomizu area

From October 1st, 2018, the Accommodation Tax will be levied on guests staying at accommodation facilities/residences which accept accommodation fees. Visit Kyoto City's website for details: www.kyoto-shukuhakuzei.com


Shinmonso is a fine ryokan (Japanese Inn) that has hosted guests from all over the world. For our overnight rates and other information, please call or visit our website.

Tel: 075-561-8011 (9:00-21:00)
Gion Hanamikoji Shinmon-mae, Higashiyamaku, Kyoto

Nice Meal, Chilled Beer & Beautiful Maiko!
Experience an Unforgettable Night at Shinmonso

July 6 Fri.- Sep. 1 Sat. 2018
Closed Sun; 18:00-21:00 (L.O. 20:30)

Maiko attendance: Every day 18:00-20:00
Dance performance: 19:30-19:40

Visit Gion Shinmonso where, during or after a ne Japanese dinner, you will have the opportunity to meet, chat to and take photos with a maiko who will visit you at your table. After that, watch her elegant dance performances. Enjoy an elegant and relaxing night in Shinmonso’s open-air beer garden -Truly, an unforgettable night in Kyoto!

*All seats non-smoking

Dinner course
Beer Garden Course 3,500 yen (tax incl.) (appetizers, skewered grilled chicken, noodle, 1 drink)
*Every person in the group need to order a course (no sharing).
*The meal can be replaced with a vegetarian meal for an additional fee of 500 yen (let us know in advance).

A la carte menu items are available from 500 yen, beer from 570 yen. We also o¬er local Kyoto sake. *If it rains, indoor seating will be prepared. Reservation is required (ask at the front desk of your hotel or inn to help you) .

English speaking staff in the hall
Call us or visit our website.
No cancellation is accepted on the day of the reservation.

Located near the south gate of Yasaka Shrine; Tel: 075-541-5315; Fax: 075-551-0553; From 33,480 yen per person, including two superb Kyoto kaiseki meals; Located on the edge of the world-famous Gion district, just east of the center of Kyoto, Hatanaka's sloping hillside compound is elegant, private, and quiet as a mountain-side retreat; Kyoto Cuisine & Maiko Evening: Night of entertainment with excellent Kyoto cuisine and maiko dance performance (Mon., Wed., Fri., Sat. & other selected days; From 18:00; 19,000 yen; Reservation required); Superb, reliable service; Traditional style rooms some with their own private cypress-wood-lined bath; Also large public wooden bath with small garden; AMEX, VISA, DINERS, MC, JCB, Ginren.

Kyoto Cuisine and Maiko Evening at Gion Hatanaka
Enjoy a wonderful meal and an exquisite traditional maiko dance performance by maiko at Hatanaka, the perfect place to spend an extraordinary night during your once-in-a-lifetime trip to Kyoto.

Date & time: Mon., Wed., Fri., Sat. and selected dates; the show starts at 18:00 and ends at 20:00.
Cost: 19,000 yen/person (including meal, performance and all-you-can drink)
Note: A cancellation fee will be charged (40% 2-7 days before the show, 100% if cancelled the day before or on the day of the show); late admission will be prohibited; all seats are non-smoking.

English explanation and program available; major credit cards/Ginren card accepted

In front of the south gate of Yasaka Shrine
Tel: 075-541-5315 www.kyoto-maiko.jp

A classic Japanese-style Kyoto inn
Highly ranked in various travel sites/magazines including The Michelin Guide Kansai

All of us at Ryokan Motonago, here in the Kansai region far from the suffering in northeastern Japan, would like to extend an extra warm welcome to our overseas guests for supporting Japan during this difficult time.

Motonago is tucked away in an old, quiet area that seems far enough away from the hustle and bustle of the city. Stay with us and experience the refined ways of old Kyoto. Our warm sense of hospitality and an atmosphere filled with traditional beauty will soothe your feeling. Relax in our fine rooms where you will enjoy dinner and breakfast served by staff members dressed in traditional kimono. Motonago promises its guests a comfortable &memorable stay from start to finish!

MAIFUKAN's sister inn in Gion
Conveniently located near Kiyomizu Temple, Yasaka Shrine and many other major tourist sites, KARAKU, situated in a silent area in the sacred atmosphere of Gion.

Traditional Japanese-style: from 10,800yen
*During low season; for 2/per person; w/o meals
Check-in: 15:00 / Check-out: 10:00

1 min. walk to south from Yasaka Shrine
Tel: 075-541-2525

*Rates change depending on the season.


On the north side of Shinmonzen Antique St., west of Higashioji St.; Tel: 075-525-8787; just ring the bell at the red door to experience our cozy, enchanting boutique hotel along the peaceful Shirakawa Stream in the famous Gion district; rely on our friendly and efficient staff for all your travel needs; our 7 guest rooms are all exquisitely decorated with antique furniture from around the world and the en-suite bathrooms have all the brilliant Japanese high-tech facilities; from 24,000 yen-50,000 yen (for 2 people; with breakfast, tax and service); major credit cards accepted; info@hotelmume.jp.

Modern Japanese hotel in Gion
Western-style: from 10,000yen
Japanese-style: from 10,000yen
*During low season; for 2/per person; w/o meals
Check-in: 15:00 / Check-out: 10:00

A 3-min. walk from Kyoto City Bus Higashiyama Yasui
Tel: 075-525-5514