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Heian Residence

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A little place in the center of Kyoto - the best spot of tranquility and convenience

The two facilities of Heian Residence are located a little before the center of Kyoto, one on Kuramaguchi Street and the other in Okazaki District.
Both areas offer simultaneously tranquility and very good communications to go around.


10 minutes by subway from JR Kyoto Station to Kuramaguchi Station.
5 min walk from Kuramaguchi subway station to the house.
It is possible to quickly access by subway to Shijo and Sanjo areas which are the center of Kyoto.
Nearby spots: Nature-rich spots such as Kyoto Imperial Palace, Shokokuji Temple, and Kamogawa River.
At the same time, located near Doshisha University, a quiet residential area.
Supermarkets, convenience stores, drug stores, restaurants,etc are only 3 to 5 minutes on foot.

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Okazaki District, at the end of the Higashiyama area, is a place where Heian Shrine, Miyako Messe, and Rohm Theater stands. Furthermore, cultural facilities such as the Kyoto Municipal Art Museum, the National Museum of Modern Art, Hosomi Art Museum, the Prefectural Library, etc. are lined up, all within 10 minutes walk from the facilities. Shijo, Sanjo, Oike area, which is the center of Kyoto, is also within walking distance of 15 to 20 minutes. In addition, it is also convenient for access to neighboring prefectures such as Takaragaike area, JR Kyoto Station, and even Osaka, Kobe, Shiga and Nara, because the Kyoto city bus, the municipal subway, and Keihan Railway Station are also nearby. Since convenience stores and supermarkets are within a walking distance of 5 to 10 minutes, there is no need to worry about the shopping during the stay.

Kansai International Airport

Osaka International Airport(Itami Airport)

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Area facilities and main spots


  • Within 500m
    Shokoku-ji、Kami Goryou-jinja Shrine、Otani University
  • Within 1km
    Doshisha University、Shiramine Shrine、Jotenkaku museum Of Shokokuji
  • Within 2km
    Kyoto Imperial Palace、Nashinoki-jinja Shrine、Rozan-ji Temple 、Shimogamo Shrine
    Kyoto Botanical Garden、Kyoto Concert Hall
    Daitoku-ji Temple、Funaokayama Mountain

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  • Within 500m
    Hosomi Museum、Heian-jingu Shrine、Kyoto City Budo (martial arts) Center
  • Within 1km
    ROHM Theatre Kyoto、Miyakomesse、Kyoto Municipal Museum of Art、Konkai komo-ji Temple
  • Within 2km
    Shoren-in Temple、Chion-in Temple、Nanzen-ji Temple、Eikando Zenrin-ji Temple
    Yasaka-jinja Shrine、Kennin-ji Temple、Kyoto Imperial Palace


Transportation from Airport to Kyoto City

Osaka International Airport (Itami; ITM): 50 minutes by airport limousine bus to JR Kyoto Station.

Kansai International Airport (KIX): 90 minutes from Kyoto by direct express train (Haruka Line) to JR Kyoto Station.