Machiya Oozora

  1. HOME
  2. Machiya Oozora

Feel at home

It`s not just a rental house in Kyoto, it`s more like your second home, a place of comfort.
Feel the nostalgia with old furnishings and antique furnitures.
Heal yourself watching the seasonal view of our garden.
Have your Kyoto time with your loved ones...

Why choose OOZORA?

A retro and nostalgic
atmosphere will give
you calm time.

We have renovated the house into a sophisticated and useful atmosphere, but leaving the good old joinery and pillars. You will experience the best healing time here with antique furnitures from the Meiji and Taisho era.

Seasonal scenery of
the season`s plants and
flowers will give you a
splendid Kyoto stay.

Watching the garden with a perfect moss and seasonal plants and flowers, will give you just the relaxing time you needed.


previous arrow
next arrow
previous arrownext arrow
previous arrow
next arrow
previous arrownext arrow

Living Room/ Washitsu : Japanese tatami floor room

You can relax watching the garden sitting on the fluffy sitting cushion. We also have the “KOTATSU”, a Japanese traditional table with stove covered with a blanket, for winter time. The retroglass door room has a couch where you can enjoy your teatime, and the front room has a selection of Kyoto`s guide books, where you can plan your traveling schedule.

previous arrow
next arrow
previous arrownext arrow
previous arrow
next arrow
previous arrownext arrow


We have 2 bedroom on the 2nd floor. Both rooms has a “fusuma” door with “Kyo-karakami”, a traditional Japanese craft paper which is hand printed by professional craftsmen. Each designs has meanings: the big cloud means rising fortune and the round plum means meeting good people.

We have selected “tempur”`s mattress for a good night`s sleep.


Kyo-KARAKAMI Paper “Ume-no-maru”


Library space decorated with “KUMIKO”

Antique furnishings, joinary and pillars


Lavatory bowl made with retro tile


previous arrow
next arrow
previous arrownext arrow
previous arrow
next arrow
previous arrownext arrow

Facilities and amenities

The bathroom tile made with the image of the blue sky will give you a splendid bath time where you can experience a little of the outside bath, wataching the view of our garden. And for the bath amenities, we have selected non-silicon “Esthe Royer”.

■Room facilities
TV, free WiFi, air purifier/humidifier,DVD player, KOTATSU (winter time only)

■Bath amenities
Toothbrush, hair brush, razor, Shampoo/conditioner, body wash, make-up remover, face wash, face lotion/milk,  body washing towel, cotton/cotton buds, bath towel, face towel, hair dryer, pajamas

Refregerator, microwave, rice cooker, toaster, electronic kettle, electronic stove, cooking ware,  plates and cups, oil and seasonings

Washing/drying machine, detergent, clothes hanger, iron

Room details


Villa type Rental Kyo-Machiya house 

1st floor : living room, Japanese tatami floor room, kitchen, bathroom

2nd floor : main bedroom, Japanese tatami floor room, library


Enjoy “Shojin Ryori” a traditional zen vegetarian dish, “Cha Kaiseki”a light meal served at a tea ceremony, and “Kaiseki Ryori” a Japanese full-course cuisine from the traditional Japanese restaurant.

*Optional meal plan only.


Zen vegetarian breakfast
Japanese breakfast


Japanese full-course dinner
Zen vegetarian dinner
Meal for infants

*We also have seasonal plates.
*Please be noted that the restaurants may not be available during seasons such as the end of the year.


Check in time3PM-7PM If you wish to check in early (10AM-2PM), please make a reservation to check in at our office.For more information.
Check out time10/11AM Sorry, no extention available.
Address44-1,Mibu Matsubara-cho, Nakagyo-ku, Kyoto City 604-8823

From Kyoto Station

Take the SAGANO line (lane #31-33 at Kyoto station), going to “KAMEOKA and SONOBE”. Get off at “JR TANBAGUCHI station”, 2nd stop from Kyoto station. Just about a 5 minute walk to the accommodation.

From Hankyu Railway

Get off at “SAI IN station” or “SHIJO OMIYA station” and take about 15 minutes walk to the accommodation.

By car

Sorry, we don`t have a parking space at OOZORA, but there are many car parks around the accommodation (1-5 minute walk), so please park your car there.

Special Experiences

Enjoy the special experiences such as traditional KARAKAMI (Traditional paper work), rental KIMONO, traditional Japanese sweets cooking at our alliance shops at a special price.

*optional plan

Kyo-KARAKAMI Paper Experience
Traditional WAGASHI Sweets Cooking Experience

Our other accommodation

Kyo no Oozora Gion Kawasemi

Kyo no Oozora Gion Kihana

Kyo no Oozora Gion Fuka Kikyou

Kyo no Oozora Gion Fuka Yamabuki

Kyo no Oozora Saika Ori no Yado

Kyo no Oozora Gion Houka – West

Kyo no Oozora Gion Houka – East

KyoMachiya Koyado Kyo no Oozora