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Guest House Yamato

539-26 6Chome 5Jyo Higashiyama-Ku, Kyoto, Japan, Distance from city centre: 2.2km

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  • Located on the foot of Kyomizu-dera, by far the most beautiful temple of Kyoto, we felt very much at home at Yamato Guesthouse. Our hosts took good care of us and of the hijodori in the beautiful garden. Christmas in Kyoto is best spent at their guesthouse. It is clean and comfortable, the o-furo better than at home. We enjoyed enchanting live piano music, we felt part of the family. At Christmas-eve there was even christmas cake for us. In the years to come we like to come back every year.
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  • 22 Dec 2014 Anonymous Netherlands
  • My second stay at this family-run inn. The elderly couple that run it are very kind and polite. They hardly speak any English, but have the inn's rules written down in English for you. A great place to stay if you're looking for a quiet place to relax and sleep. Party people look elsewhere. This inn has a 11 pm curfew. Nice location. Just a 5 minute or so walk to Kiyomizudera temple.
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  • 23 Mar 2014 Anonymous Canada
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