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Get an overview of this hotel3-star ryokan, walk to Kyoto University

Popular highlights

Free WiFi
Laundry facilities
Smoke-free property
Concierge services

Location

Situated in Kyoto, this ryokan is within a 15-minute walk of Kyoto University and Heian Shrine. Kyoto Imperial Palace and Kawaramachi are also within 1 mi (2 km). Kyoto Jingu-marutamachi Station is 7 minutes by foot and Higashiyama Station is 17 minutes.

Property Features

Concierge services, laundry facilities, and free newspapers are available at this smoke-free ryokan. WiFi in public areas is free. Other amenities include a TV in a common area.

Room Amenities

All 13 rooms offer free WiFi, refrigerators, and flat-screen TVs with digital channels. Free international calls, free long-distance calls, and free local calls are among the other amenities that guests will find.

Ryokan Amenities

Ryokan Amenities

Ryokan Sawaya Honten features concierge services, complimentary newspapers in the lobby, and laundry facilities. Public areas are equipped with complimentary wireless Internet access. This business-friendly ryokan also offers a television in a common area and an elevator (lift).

Ryokan Sawaya Honten is a smoke-free property.

  • Front desk (limited hours) 
  • Laundry facilities 
  • Luggage storage 
  • Television in common areas 
  • Total number of rooms - 13 
  • Free WiFi 
  • Number of floors - 2 
  • Elevator/lift 
  • Breakfast available (surcharge) 
  • Smoke-free property 
  • Concierge services 
  • Free newspapers in lobby 

Internet

Available in all rooms: Free WiFi

Available in some public areas: Free WiFi

Room Amenities

  • Slippers 
  • Daily housekeeping 
  • Phone 
  • Digital TV service 
  • Flat-panel TV 
  • Free WiFi 
  • Towels provided 
  • In-room climate control (air conditioning) 
  • Free long-distance calls 
  • Free local calls 
  • Free international calls 
  • Refrigerator 
  • Free bottled water 
  • Private bathroom 
  • Free toiletries 
  • Hair dryer 
  • Shower/tub combination 
  • Iron/ironing board (on request) 
  • Desk 
  • In-room safe (laptop compatible) 
  • Toilet with electronic bidet 
  • In-room climate control (heating) 

Where to Eat

Cooked-to-order breakfasts are available for a surcharge and are served each morning between 7 AM and 8:30 AM.

Breakfast

Start your morning with a cooked-to-order breakfast, available each day from 7 AM to 8:30 AM for a surcharge.

Nearby Things to Do

The recreational activities listed below are available either on site or nearby; fees may apply.

  • Bicycle rentals nearby 

Ryokan Policies

Check-in

Check-in time starts at 4 PM

Check-in time ends at 9:00 PM

Minimum check-in age is 15

Special check-in instructions:

The front desk is open daily from 6 AM - midnight.
If you are planning to arrive after 9 PM please contact the property in advance using the information on the booking confirmation.

Check-out

Check-out time is 10 AM

Payment types

Children and extra beds

  • Children 12 and younger are not allowed at this property. All guests older than 12 are welcome.
  • Rollaway/extra beds are not available.
  • Cribs (infant beds) are not available.

Pets

  • Pets not allowed

You need to know

Extra-person charges may apply and vary depending on property policy.

Government-issued photo identification and a credit card, debit card, or cash deposit are required at check-in for incidental charges.

Special requests are subject to availability upon check-in and may incur additional charges. Special requests cannot be guaranteed.

    Please note that cultural norms and guest policies may differ by country and by property. The policies listed are provided by the property.

No rollaway/extra beds available

No cribs (infant beds) available

Noise-free rooms not guaranteed

Japanese futons are provided based on the number of adults in the reservation. For more details, please contact the property using the information on the reservation confirmation received after booking.

Fees

A city tax will be collected at the property effective October 1, 2018. The city tax ranges from JPY 200-1,000 per person, per night based on the nightly room rate. Please note that further exemptions may apply. For more details, please contact the property using the information on the reservation confirmation received after booking.
We have included all charges provided to us by the property. However, charges can vary, for example, based on length of stay or the room you book.

Optional extras

The following fees and deposits are charged by the property at time of service, check-in, or check-out.
  • Fee for cooked-to-order breakfast: JPY 2200 per person (approximately)
  • Nearby parking fee: JPY 2,000 per night
The above list may not be comprehensive. Fees and deposits may not include tax and are subject to change.

Ryokan Name

  • Ryokan Sawaya
  • Ryokan Sawaya Honten
  • Ryokan Sawaya Honten Kyoto
  • Sawaya Honten
  • Sawaya Honten Kyoto
  • Sawaya Honten Ryokan
  • Sawaya Ryokan
  • Sawaya Honten Hotel Kyoto

We should mention

Children 12 years old and younger are not permitted at this property. The Japanese Ministry of Health, Labour, and Welfare requires all international visitors to submit their passport number and nationality when registering at any lodging facility (inns, hotels, motels, etc. ). Additionally, lodging proprietors are required to photocopy passports for all registering guests and keep the photocopy on file.


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