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76 Anekoji-agaru, Yanagi-banba, Nakagyo-ku, Kyoto 604-8101, Kyoto Prefecture
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2017-10-08 2017-10-09
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  • Average0%
  • Poor3%
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Reviewed 12 June 2017 via mobile

Esteemed Japanese filmmaker Akira Kurosawa stayed here and so can you. Tucked amidst the mystery of Kyoto lies Ishihara Ryokan where authentic Japan awaits you. There is nothing quite like being greeted by the open and friendly smiling faces of owners Mr and Mrs Ishihara...More

1  Thank Andrea C
Reviewed 30 April 2017 via mobile

Stayed here with our two kids and we all very much enjoyed the experience. Wonderful warm hospitality and a fabulous Japanese breakfast. The futons were surprisingly comfortable. It is very well located and a comfortable stroll to the Nishiki Markets and Pontocho Alley.

1  Thank SydneySider44
Reviewed 8 March 2017

We stayed one night at Ishihara in February 2017 and it was a really special experience. Hiroko made us feel so welcome. The ryokan is in a fantastic location with lots of lovely shops and restaurants to explore in the neighbourhood, but it is also...More

2  Thank Leah_M14
Reviewed 21 September 2016

I stayed three nights with my two teenagers. We were so well looked after. The Japanese breakfast was amazing - the dishes just kept coming and coming! I'm not sure I'd rush back for the pillows, but otherwise it was a lovely break from bland...More

Thank alexandra b
Reviewed 16 August 2016

Our experience at Ishihara was truly enjoyable. Hiroko and her husband, Mr. Ishihara are both very kind and hospitable. Ishihara is a small Ryokan that is not advertised a lot, hence, it is more inconspicuous than the rest of the more well-known Ryokans. But that...More

1  Thank Mia K
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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Room amenities
  • Air Conditioning
  • Price range
  • US$191 - US$336 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
  • Hotel Style
  • #71 Top resorts Hotel in Kyoto
  • Room types
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Number of rooms
  • 6
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"If you want the bigger room, may request the room upstairs (the one that the famous film director stayed in)."
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"Any room facing the garden."
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"Ask to stay in the Kuwahara room"
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"If you want to stay in the same room Kurosawa stayed in be sure to book well in advace."
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