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Shiraume

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“tomoko san”(32 reviews)
“kobe beef”(27 reviews)
“kaiseki dinner”(64 reviews)
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Reviewed 20 July 2015

Superb street and location in Gion old town. Wonderful host in Tomoko Okuda. Beautiful house and rooms, complete with jacuzzi onsen bath. Kaiseki dinner was top class, as was Kobe beef dinner. We had dining room to ourselves, sitting at the bar overlooking the stream....More

3  Thank Sebastian R
Reviewed 13 July 2015

We spent a couple nights at the Shiraume ryokan during our stay in Kyoto for our honeymoon. We wanted the "ultimate ryokan experience" and the Shiraume lived up to our hopes. This is an incredible property - from the moment you walk across the little...More

5  Thank Cattitude_561
Reviewed 1 July 2015

After spending 2 nights at Shiraume ryokan in Kyoto, I feel like I need to revise all of my previous reviews. Shiraume is TRULY 5 star luxury. Nowhere else that I've ever stayed comes even close to the level of service and attention to detail...More

6  Thank EskimoTony
Reviewed 30 June 2015

This is definitely the best part of our trip to Kyoto. Our room was on the ground floor looking out onto a quiet stream. The room was very spacious (esp for Japan), with a tranquil and traditional feel. There is a separate bedroom, bathroom and...More

1  Thank Wenchao J
Reviewed 27 June 2015

I've tried to book a room in this hotel twice and this year I finally made it! It sits quietly at the heart district of the serene and beautiful Gion area, with Shirakawa running in front of it. The view from our room (うめこよみ) is...More

1  Thank NocchiMochi
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#1 Top resorts Hotel in Kyoto
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Gion
Gion is Kyoto's famed Geisha District (called "Geiko"
in Kyoto). Though Gion's many tea houses and
entertainment restaurants are closed to foreigners,
Geiko and Maiko in their traditional makeup with
gilded hair in full kimono can be seen drifting the
streets on their way to and from work, where they fan
dance, sing, and play instruments for customers. Gion
lights up at night, when the ancient-looking streets
...More
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Dear guests Thank you so much for your interest to stay with Shiraume. Please go to our website and send your information via it. ( For the regulations of Trip Advisor, we cannot write our website address here, you can... More
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Dear guests Thank you so much for your stay . We can serve vegetarian meal. If you need further information, please send mail to our wbsite. We hope we`ll have honor to welcome you as our guests again . All the... More
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Dear guests Thank you so much for your interest to stay with Shiraume. We got your inquiry via our website and sent you the room information. Please check it. All the best P.S Dear Navit Y san Thank you so much... More
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"There are only 5 suites in this ryokan"
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"One with your own private Japanese bath."
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"Try to get the room at the river."
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"Overlooking the stream for sure"
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