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Rental Kimono Okamoto Honten

6-538-14 Gojobashi Higashi, Higashiyama-ku, Kyoto 605-0846, Kyoto Prefecture
+81 75-525-7115
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Great Experience

Went here with friends in July 2017 (summer). Really excruciatingly hot. Good to wear a Yukata in... read more

Reviewed 5 September 2017
Jamie N
via mobile
Late return charge 15mins for 1100yen?

Super bad place!!! Since it's very bad traffic we were 15 mins late but charge 1100 yen late... read more

Reviewed 2 January 2017
Washington DC, District of Columbia
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  • Average8%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible8%
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6-538-14 Gojobashi Higashi, Higashiyama-ku, Kyoto 605-0846, Kyoto Prefecture
+81 75-525-7115
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Reviewed 5 September 2017 via mobile

Went here with friends in July 2017 (summer). Really excruciatingly hot. Good to wear a Yukata in this weather, although legs got a bit sweaty in the afternoon. I suggest you come really early, have your make up done at home. They can do your...More

Thank Jamie N
Reviewed 2 January 2017 via mobile

Super bad place!!! Since it's very bad traffic we were 15 mins late but charge 1100 yen late return for each cloth.... omg? What's wrong Also.. this place is really far from the temple..... don't know why so many ppl come here... really bad experience...More

Reviewed 14 November 2016

If you're going to Kyoto, I will highly recommend you to go to Okamoto to try on Kimono or Yukata. The service there was really good and the staffs were really nice.That was the first time I wear a Kimono, I was very excited about...More

2  Thank Michelle U
Reviewed 15 October 2016

Part of the allure of Kyoto is seeing geishas and viewing life in the past. What better way than to wear a kimono and this was an incredibly popular activity. My wife participated and had a wonderful time. It took about 30 minutes to decide...More

Thank NV_KYL
Reviewed 3 August 2016 via mobile

Amazing experience! Was recommended from here and indeed was not disappointed, you will find on the way there are many many kimono rental places around the area but you can see the difference in quality ( I believe this is one of the most expensive...More

1  Thank rina s
Reviewed 29 May 2016 via mobile

My family enjoyed the kimono while walking to the kiyomizu temple. The service is excellent and professional. From kimono to the hair setup are fantastic!

Thank SuperDLS
Reviewed 29 April 2016

Highly recommend this place! Not only was there a great selection of kimono, the staff were very very very helpful and kind. My friend and I chose the 5000yen plan. I had made an appointment online a few days prior. So when we arrived, they...More

2  Thank Amy F
Reviewed 26 April 2016

Me and my husband decided to rent kimonos for a day and we chose top rated on Trip Advisor place - Kimono Okamoto. We went to Gion shop which was in Gion (area of Kioto with plenty of temples and traditional Japanese buildings). We loved...More

Thank Margasto
Reviewed 10 February 2016

My friend and I rented kimonos from the Main shop a few days ago. It was a wonderful experience! Very many kimonos to choose from (especially if you are under 175 cm tall (I'm not so I had a slightly smaller selection)). Here is how...More

5  Thank skart87
Reviewed 19 December 2015

There's no better place to try on Japanese traditional wear - kimono, than in the beautiful Kyoto surrounded by traditional buildings. As it was a peak season, I made reservations beforehand and arrived at the shop earlier to avoid the crowd. It took me about...More

1  Thank Honey2Star
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