Kurashiki guest house U-RIN-AN

2-15 Honmachi, Kurashiki, Okayama prefecture, Okayama Kurashiki, Japan
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Rating: 95%from 3 reviews

  • 100%Atmosphere
  • 100%Staff
  • 93%Security
  • 100%Cleanliness
  • 100%Location
  • 86%Value for money
  • 86%Facilities
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U-RIN-AN is the first old privated house guest house in Okayama region. The house is a traditional Japanese wooden structured building that has a history of 100 years. It is ideally located in the famous Kurashiki Bikan Historical Quarter, and is very close to Ohara Museum of Art. Only 10 min walk from JR Kurashiki Station, free Wifi available.

The hotel is a 2-story building. There are 5 Japanese style guestrooms. The rooms are of different sizes. The smallest room is for 1 to 3 guests, and the biggest room is for up to 5 guests. Kitchen, bathroom and toilet room are shared.

The big room Kurumaza is a multipurpose room for meeting, concerts, and all kinds of events. It can hold up to 20 people. Many events are held in this room and the office room to entertain our guests.

U-RIN-AN is popular among both Japanese and foreign tourists. It is a great place for guests to relax and enjoy each other's company. It is also a most convenient hotel to enjoy walking around the historical Kurashiki Bikan Historical Quarter area.


Location/Area:
The hotel is located in the famous Kurashiki Bikan Historical Quarter, a most representative area of Kurashiki City. Having been administered directly by the Tokugawa Shogunate during the Edo period, Kurashiki City prospered as a key spot for gathering goods and materials under the leadership of the local merchants. This area retains to this day what once served as warehouses or residents of the then wealthy merchants, handing down the splendor of their daily and cultural life to the present.
The hotel is within walking distanced to Ohara Museum of Art, the oldest private museum of western art in Japan.

U-RIN-AN is the first old privated house guest house in Okayama region. The house is a traditional Japanese wooden structured building that has a history of 100 years. It is ideally located in the famous Kurashiki Bikan Historical Quarter, and is very close to Ohara Museum of Art. Only 10 min walk from JR Kurashiki Station, free Wifi available.

The hotel is a 2-story building. There are 5 Japanese style guestrooms. The rooms are of different sizes. The smallest room is for 1 to 3 guests, and the biggest room is for up to 5 guests. A private room for female guests is available, and it is very popular with women. Kitchen, bathroom and toilet room are shared.

The big room Kurumaza is a multipurpose room for meeting, concerts, and all kinds of events. It can hold up to 20 people. Many events are held in this room and the office room to entertain our guests.

U-RIN-AN is popular among both Japanese and foreign tourists. It is a great place for guests to relax and enjoy each other's company. It is also a most convenient hotel to enjoy walking around the historical Kurashiki Bikan Historical Quarter area.


Location/Area:
The hotel is located in the famous Kurashiki Bikan Historical Quarter, a most representative area of Kurashiki City. Having been administered directly by the Tokugawa Shogunate during the Edo period, Kurashiki City prospered as a key spot for gathering goods and materials under the leadership of the local merchants. This area retains to this day what once served as warehouses or residents of the then wealthy merchants, handing down the splendor of their daily and cultural life to the present.
The hotel is within walking distanced to Ohara Museum of Art, the oldest private museum of western art in Japan.
Prices are per person per night.

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Hostel Facilities & Policies

  • Bicycle parking
  • Breakfast not included
  • Café
  • Child Friendly
  • Common Room
  • Credit Cards Not Accepted
  • Free City Maps
  • Free Wifi
  • Hair Dryers
  • Hot Showers
  • Kitchen
  • Linen Included
  • No Curfew
  • Non Smoking
  • Safety Deposit Box
  • Taxes included
  • Washing Machine

Cancellation Policy

This property has a 3 day cancellation policy. Failure to cancel within this time will result in a cancellation charge equal to the first night of your stay.

Must-Read Hostel Info

This property has specific Terms & Conditions.

*Guests share and stay in one traditional Japanese style house. Because of the wooden structure, you may easily hear sounds.
*There is no air conditioning and we provide 'futon' bedding (not western style bed) to offer ancient life experience to guests.
*If you stay 2 or more nights, we occationally ask you to change rooms and move baggage.
*Payment for your stay must be made at the check in by cash in YEN. We do not accept card payment.

Directions
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○From JR Kurashiki Station
Get out the south exit, and walk on the side of a department store. Get down the stairs on the left and turn right. Turn left at the end of the street, and walk into a shopping street. When you come to a cross road, turn right and walk towards Bikan Historical Quarter direction. Keep on walking straight until you see a post office on the left side of the street. We are right next to the post office. It is a 12 min walk from the station to U-RIN-AN.
*If you take a taxi from the station, it takes only 4 min., and costs about 740 yen.


○By Train
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From Tokyo :
Take the JR Nozomi Shinkansen from JR Tokyo station to JR Okayama Station, 206min.
Transfer to Yakumo express train or rapid liner and go from JR Okayama to JR Kurashiki, 11min.
You can also take the overnight sleeper train Sunrise Izumo from JR Tokyo station to JR Kurashiki Station. It takes about 8 hours 45min.,

From Osaka or Kyoto:
Take the JR Nozomi Shinkansen from JR Shin-osaka station or JR Kyoto Station to JR Okayama Station, about 1 hour.
Transfer to Yakumo express train or rapid liner and go from JR Okayama to JR Kurashiki, 11min.

You can also take a special rapid train on Tokaido-sanyo line to go from JR Osaka Station or JR Kyoto Station to JR Himeji Statio. Switch to JR San-yo line at Himeiji Station and go to JR Kurashiki Station, 104min.

○By Air:
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Fly to Okayama Airport, take the limousine bus bound for JR Okayama Station. The bus fare is 740yen., and it is a 30 min ride. From Okayama Stationm, take the JR San-Yo Line rapid liner to Kurashiki station. It takes about 12 min.

Located Near

Only 12 min walk from JR Kurashiki Station. The hotel is located in
the famous Kurashiki Bikan Historical Quarter, a most representative
area of Kurashiki City. Having been administered directly by the
Tokugawa Shogunate during the Edo period, Kurashiki City prospered as
a key spot for gathering goods and materials under the leadership of
the local merchants. This area retains to this day what once served as
warehouses or residents of the then wealthy merchants.

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