The origin of “Kamishichiken” is, people made seven entertainment houses at this area by using materials which remains of Kitano-Tenmangu Shrine’s reconstruction in Muromachi Era. When Hideyoshi Toyotomi hold a large tea ceremony in Momoyama Era, these seven houses offered dumplings to him, Hideyoshi praised them a lot. Then after that, Kamishichiken had deep connection with Nishijin area, and had a prosperous age.
You can visit “Kitano-Tenmangu Shrine” which is famous for a god of knowledge, “Senbonshakado” which has a famous history of Ounin War, and Seimei Shrine which is a shrine for Onmyouji by walk. Also, the access to Arashiyama area is very convenient when you use Keifuku Line (Randen).

京町家 さゝや庵

Inner garden is an enjoyable point of Machiya.

Sasaya-an has a large inner garden which is very beautiful. You can see trees and flowers which will change faces in each seasons, and you can sit there with hearing a water sound of small pound, and feeling a comfortable wind. Please relax and had a great time at this garden.

Slow day at typical Japanese atmosphere with a warm light from Shoji

Second floor has well renovated with typical Japanese style. There are two Japanese rooms, and two lavatory vanities, and a toilet. You can see a beam, circle Japanese shoji window, and a fashionable kimono’s tapestry. You can stay in a bright room with a warm sunlight comes in from a wide window.

Bath time with a good smell of cypress.

Sasaya-An’s bathroom is all cypress bath. The smell of cypress has a efficacy of relaxing. You can see a large beautiful garden from the window inside the bathroom. When you taking a bath in the morning, you will feel very relieved with fresh atmosphere, or when you taking a bath at night, you may see a light-up of the garden to makes you feel very romantic. Please forget daily life and enjoy your rich holiday.

Sasaya-An Information

Sasaya-An (さゝや庵)
4-289, Sasaya, Kamigyo-ku, Kyoto
+81- (0)50-2018-1700
2 - 8 people
20 mins from Subway "Imadegawa Station"
5 mins from "Senbon Imadegawa" bus station


  • Free Wi-Fi
  • Shampoo
  • Conditioner
  • Body soap
  • Bath towel
  • Face towel
  • Toothbrush
  • Japanese green tea
  • Coffee
  • Black tea
  • Fridge
  • Microwave
  • Hair dryer
  • 2 single beds & futon
  • TV
  • Air conditioner

※No pajamas
※No spice for cooking are prepared because of allergy and religious reasons.

TEL 050-2018-1700

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