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Nishi Ume House (Licensed)

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Nishi Ume House (Licensed)

5 guests
3 bedrooms
5 beds
1 bath
5 guests
3 bedrooms
5 beds
1 bath
Sparkling clean
8 recent guests have said that this home was sparkling clean.
Hot tub
This is one of few homes in this area that has this feature.
Jasmine is a Superhost
Superhosts are experienced, highly rated hosts who are committed to providing great stays for guests.

Our machiya has a hotel license. Stay with peace of mind amidst quiet surroundings.

Our machiya is 2-stories. The entire building is yours to enjoy in privacy. Explore the Kyoto Fish Market next door, and Shimabara, old Geisha district behind us. Take easy buses to Kinkakuji, Gion, or to downtown Kyoto for shopping. The train to Arashiyama, Bamboo Grove is also nearby. Nishihonganji temple, a World Heritage site is a 9-min walk, and Toji Temple where weekend markets are held is 6 minutes away.


Hair dryer

Sleeping arrangements

Bedroom 1
2 floor mattresses
Bedroom 2
2 floor mattresses
Bedroom 3
1 floor mattress

House Rules

Not safe or suitable for infants (under 2 years) and pets
No smoking, parties, or events
Check-in time is 3PM - 5PM and check out out by 10AM


90 Reviews

Petra User Profile
June 2018
Beautiful simplistic townhome. Air conditioning really helped during the summer. Loved the kitchen and the bathroom, and used the washer once. That helped a lot during a long travel. The downsides are the distance to the most popular and picturesque neighborhoods (Gion, Kyomizu-d…
Yang User Profile
July 2018
How a nice and thoughtful host Jasmine is. Due to the hard rains during our trip, she gives weather updates and recommendations along the way. She did make our trip much easier, and we did enjoy our vacation there. Definitely gonna booked that fabulous house again once going to K…
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Response from Jasmine:
Thank you for your review and staying with us! You're a wonderful guest! Both me and my travel angels loved having you!
July 2018
Peter User Profile
June 2018
This was our second stay at Jasmine's little house so that speaks for itself. Though elegantly basic ( a bit like an log cabin ) it has everything you need, including a great state of the art Japanese bathroom. We loved that. And the simplicity of the building. We found all the e…
Daisy User Profile
May 2018
Jasmine’s house is very nice, location is good, however if arrive late then will be difficult to find. WiFi is fast and reply emails so fast as well. There is a car park just few minutes walk from Jasmine’s house, however not cheap for parking during weekend. The road is narrow s…
Samantha User Profile
April 2018
Cosy, little home with strong showers, good heating/air-conditioning, and great bus networks. One of the best pre-arrival and check-in experiences I've had on Airbnb! Unfortunately, the lighting in the living and sleeping areas was still too dim, which made reading challenging. I…
Anne User Profile
November 2017
We were a group of six adults who found the space to be plenty. Three sleeping areas one W/C and a shower bath area. Kitchen performed well and traditional sleeping was great. Bus connections and taxis were easy. William was very helpful in acquiring reservations and all info…
Amy User Profile
March 2018
A lovely base to have in Kyoto: clean, warm, reasonably spacious with comfy tatami mats and a powerful shower; conveniently near a bus stop and a 20 min walk from Kyoto station. It's a short taxi ride from the more foodie part of town. Can recommend staying here!
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Response from Jasmine:
Thank you for the review Amy!
March 2018

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Osaka Prefecture, JapanJoined in May 2014
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