Served as Japan's capital for more than 1,000 years from 794 to the Meiji Restoration in 1868, Kyoto is known for its historical sites, such as old temples and shrines, and the genuine warmth of its people.
Here at the Kyoto ryokan hotel "Ishicho", we treat all of our guests like family and this ryokan hotel is the perfect place to stay while you are visiting Kyoto. Our ideal location enables you to plan to visit Kiyomizu Temple, Kinkakuji, Heian Shrine, and many other places conveniently.
At "Ishicho", you can also experience Kyoto's traditional Kimono fitting, Kiyomizu-ware making, and cloisonne-ware making. We also serve you the Japanese traditional "Kaiseki" dishes, using original foods from Kyoto.
We welcome you in our front desk, and you would be comfortable hearing "Okoshiyasu (Welcome)" in our dialect. You are to receive the warm hospitality of Kyoto people with the "Kyokotoba", the Kyoto dialect.