Welcome to
Murasakino Guesthouse

Experience traditional
home in Kyoto

Murasakino Guesthouse is a rental holiday house, suitable for a couple, family and a small group who would like to experience what a life in an authentic traditional Japanese house feels like.
The house was built more than 90 years ago and has preserved the traditional materials and architectural style while installing modern facilities for the comfort of guests.
We hope Murasakino Guesthouse will be your home away from home in this historical capital Kyoto.

Children welcome

Guest reviews

“A delightfully cosy and traditional home. The attention to detail was astounding. We absolutely loved our stay there….” Ann (AU)
“Einar was a fantastic host who went above and beyond to make sure we had a great stay. We felt like we were living like the locals! Highly recommend!” Molly (US)
“Excellent place to stay to experience a traditional Japanese house! We were staying with as four people and a young child. The house was very comfortable, clean and we enjoyed ourselves.” Eve (SG)
“环境幽静,属于居民区,靠近大德寺,老板很nice,沟通顺畅,家里的小型景观很精致,室内装修的很温馨” Wenguang Yuan (CHINA)
“Beautiful Japanese house. Very clean & in a lovely quiet neighbourhood. Was a perfect retreat” Rachael (AU)
House rental price
from ¥15,000 per night

Murasakino Guesthouse is located in a peaceful residential area (one of the most popular areas for Kyoto locals), yet close to many famous temples and historical sites.

From Kyoto Station to Murasakino Guesthouse
  • About 18-20 minutes by taxi
  • 30 minutes by bus
  • 12 minutes by city subway
From Murasakino Guesthouse to…
  • 大徳寺Daitoku-ji Temple : 2 minutes on foot
  • 金閣寺Kinkaku-ji Temple (Golden Pavilion) : 5 mins by bus
  • 京都御所 Kyoto Imperial Palace : 3 mins by subway
  • 祇園 Gion : 41 mins by bus

Many stores, restaurants, public baths etc. are within 5 minutes on foot.