The surrounding area of The HONKAN- main building>> is abundant with trees and has water drawn from Lake Biwako, and is completely in harmony with nature. The seasonal beauty of the countryside has to be witnessed and is quite spectacular. The added feature is that the beautifully landscaped gardens surrounding the Kyoto Garden Ryokan Yachiyo were designed by Jihei Ogawa. The garden does the lighting every evening. The night view is beautiful.
Welcome to Kyoto
Garden Ryokan Yachiyo
With a relaxing ambience, rooms are fitted with tatami (woven-straw) flooring and futon bedding. A flat-screen TV is provided. Some rooms have views of the garden and some come with a private bathroom.
Guests at Yachiyo Garden Ryokan can unwind in the public baths or relax in the lounge which has free internet PCs. Massages can be requested at an extra charge, and a free luggage storage service is offered. A gift shop is available on site.
JR Kyoto Station is about a 25-minute drive or taxi ride away. Eikando and Heian Jingu Shrine can be reached within a 10-minute walk from the property. Famous Kiyomizu-dera Temple is a 15-minute taxi ride away.
Dining & WASHOKU japanese cuisine at Kyoto Garden Ryokan & Restaurant,Auberge
On-site restaurant overlooking the gardens offers delicately-prepared traditional Japanese meals. Vegetarian multi-course meals are available, and other requests can be accommodated.
Renovated ! The HONKAN-main building,
HONKAN main building built in Nanzenji temple in 1890. We renovated our 6 rooms to expand the Onsen style Bathroom by the garden side. Feel free to visit our Japanese culinary art and culture and new garden room and enjoy being in cool Japan!!