Where to stay in Kyoto
There are 3,076 holiday homes available in Kyoto in Japan, and we’re confident you’ll find a property that meets your needs and your budget. Affordable short term rentals in Kyoto start at a nightly rate of $8, with 20% of properties priced under $48 per night. Whether you’re on the hunt for a hotel room near Kyoto Gyoen National Garden, a short term rental close to Katsura Imperial Villa, or a place that also gives you close access to Kyoto — our goal is to help you find exactly what you need. Our website lists a wide selection of vacation homes from top travel companies like Airbnb, Vrbo, HomeAway, Booking.com, and many more. It doesn’t matter if you’re on a solo trip to Kyoto, planning a romantic Japan honeymoon, or going on a family vacation for 10, we can match you with a rental accommodation that sleeps everyone comfortably. Time to make that Kyoto vacation you’ve been dreaming about a reality.
Where Is Kyoto, Japan?
The capital city of its eponymous prefecture in Japan, the city of Kyoto is situated in the Kansai region on the island of Honshu. Along with Osaka and Kobe, Kyoto makes up a part of the Keihanshin Metropolitan Area and located in a valley that is part of the Yamashiro Basin, in the eastern part of the mountainous Tamba Highlands.
What Is Kyoto, Japan Known For?
Once the historical capital of Japan, Kyoto is a standing monument to the bygone eras. The atmospheric spirit of Old Japan weaves itself throughout every imposing temple, impeccable garden, and traditional teahouse that populate this scenic city. Amongst the Shinto shrines and scurrying geishas, visitors can also find the typical hallmarks of international tourist activity within chic cocktail bars, elegant cafes, and Michelin-star eateries. However, despite the rest of Japan shaping its cities in the ways of progressive modernity with reckless abandon, Kyoto pays homage to the times gone by. The cultural capital of the country, Kyoto is the perfect place to witness the old ways of Japan like nowhere else.
Home-types in Kyoto
Kyoto has a variety of property types for you to consider when booking a trip. Here are the most popular property types in Kyoto:
- House: 1,587 vacation rentals
- Hotel: 699 vacation rentals
- Condo: 510 vacation rentals
- Villa: 76 vacation rentals
- Hostel: 61 vacation rentals
Points of interests in Kyoto
Kyoto has several popular points of interest for you to check out when visiting the area. Here are the most popular points of interest in Kyoto:
- Kyoto Gyoen National Garden: 6,539 vacation rentals
- Katsura Imperial Villa: 6,539 vacation rentals
- Ryōan-ji: 6,539 vacation rentals
- Arashiyama: 6,539 vacation rentals
- Nishiki Market: 6,539 vacation rentals
- Rengeoin Sanjusangendo: 6,539 vacation rentals
- Tenryuji Temple: 6,539 vacation rentals
- Higashiyama Jisho-ji: 6,539 vacation rentals
- Fushimi Inari Taisha: 6,539 vacation rentals
- Kyoto Imperial Palace: 6,539 vacation rentals
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