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    Sawaya Honten

    25, Kawahara-cho, Shogoin, Sakyo-ku, Kyoto 606-8397, Kyoto Prefecture
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    Reviewed 12 August 2017

    If you are looking to stay inna traditional style Japanese ryokan you cannot bear the Sawaya Hotel. The rooms were beautuful and spacious. We booked a room with a private bath instead of having to rely on the shared bath. Everyone who works here is...More

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    Thank Peggy R
    Reviewed 27 July 2017

    We had 3 days after a walk in the mountains. Room was large and clean and had everything needed. After the first night I asked for some extra layers to the bed (ok, so I am getting old. My daughter was fine) and also asked...More

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    Reviewed 11 July 2017 via mobile

    I was so lucky to book this place about two to three days before I arrived in Kyoto. It's a gem. This place is so clean and well manicured. It is very obvious that the owner takes great care of the property. All the decorations...More

    1  Thank Sunny W
    Reviewed 7 May 2017

    The place is clean and accesible. Within walking distance to subway station and bus stops. Appreciated the little biscuits provided in the room. Experienced public hot bath ( onsen) - first time trying ando it was fun !

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    Thank yvonne1283fun
    Reviewed 12 April 2017

    Perfect balance between traditional japanese living and modern amenity, the care and pride put into this ryokan is that of a 5 star hotel. Location is also very convenient, just minutes away from bus stops and subway.

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    • US$157 - US$228 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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    Soph851
    17 August 2017|
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    Response from さわや本店 | Property representative |
    There is Japanese Kaiseki restaurant near Ryokan Sawaya Honten. It takes only 5 minites from the hotel to the restaurant by walking. The restaurant 's name is kakinuma. It costs from about 51 to 93 US dollars at Japanese... More
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    27 July 2017|
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    Response from さわや本店 | Property representative |
    Thank you for asking about Ryokan Sawaya Honten. It costs within ¥2000 from JR Kyoto central station to the hotel by taxi. It takes about 20 minites by taxi. It is not convenient to take the subway to the hotel. Because the... More
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    "Quiet, clean, very comfortable."
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    "The beds are traditional Japanese mats so make sure you take that jnto consideration if yiu have any type of..."
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    "Staying on 2nd floor which is even more tranquil."
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    "My room, #203, was above the koi pond in the traditional garden."
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