Formerly a traditional Japanese house, Guest House Makuya provides shared and private Japanese-style rooms, free Wi-Fi and free-use bicycles. The non-smoking hotel houses a launderette and a shared kitchen. The simple rooms are air-conditioned and feature tatami-mat flooring, Japanese futon beds and sliding doors. Bathroom facilities are shared. Kyo Machiya offers a shared living room and a kitchen with a stove, a microwave and an electric kettle. The Guest House provides laundry services and luggage storage. The hotel is a 10-minute walk from JR Nijo Station, and 2 km from Nijo Castle. Kyoto Station and Yasaka Shrine are both 5 km away.