Welcome to Hotel Tazuru Kyoto, Situated beside Kamo River, Tazuru is traditional Japanese-style accommodation boasting delicately prepared Japanese cuisine. Popular Kiyomizu-dera Temple is a 20-minute walk away. Free Wi-Fi is provided in the public area. Lively Shijo and Gion areas are within a 10-minute walk, and Kiyomizu-gojo Subway Station is a 5-minute walk from the property. JR Kyoto Station can be reached in a 10-minute bus ride. Offering a historic charm, each room comes with tatami (woven-straw) flooring, a low table and futon bedding. Guests can unwind in the room with a yukata robe on, while watching satellite channels on a flat-screen TV. Tazuru Ryokan provides public baths overlooking the city and the mountains. Free luggage storage is available for guests’ convenience. In-room massages can be arranged at an additional charge. Traditional Japanese dishes are served in the chic dining room, which offers views of the river. Tazuru restaurant is also open for lunch and dinner, and offers a riverside terrace dining experience unique to Kyoto’s summer. (Hotel Tazuru Kyoto hotels booking).