Discover a selection of 369 holiday home rentals in Higashiyama, Kyoto that are perfect for your trip. Whether you’re traveling with friends, family, or even pets, Stayz holiday homes have the best amenities for hanging out with the people that matter most, including garden and air conditioning. Prices start at AU$ 81 per night, and holiday houses and flats & apartments are popular options for a stay in Higashiyama. Either way, you'll find holiday accommodation for everyone's needs.
Destination guide

Take in the natural beauty of Higashiyama

Come and experience Higashiyama and its temples, culture and monuments. Renowned for its restaurants, shopping and museums, this city welcomes all visitors. Take in top local attractions such as Kiyomizu Temple and Sanjusangendo Temple. Many rental homes come with outdoor spaces, separate dining areas and full kitchens, perfect if you want to enjoy some home-cooked meals.


Activities and attractions in Higashiyama

Are you looking for attractions to see during your stay? Venture out of your cosy holiday rental and experience everything that Higashiyama has to offer. Here are some of the most popular attractions to put on your list, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Kyoto Municipal Zoo (1.5 mi / 2.5 km)
  • Kyoto Aquarium (1.9 mi / 3 km)
  • Funaoka Thermal Bath (3.7 mi / 6 km)
  • Kyoto Studio Park (4.3 mi / 7 km)
  • Nishimura House Garden (4.8 mi / 7.7 km)
  • Biwako Otsukan (5.6 mi / 9.1 km)
Natural highlights

Exploring the natural landscape of Higashiyama

Whether you're looking for adventure or just want to take in the scenery, Higashiyama is a great spot to appreciate mother nature. Here are some of the area’s noteworthy features, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Shoseien Garden (0.9 mi / 1.4 km)
  • Maruyama Park (0.9 mi / 1.4 km)
  • Sesshuji Temple (1.1 mi / 1.7 km)
  • Murin-an (1.5 mi / 2.4 km)
  • Nanzenin Garden (1.6 mi / 2.6 km)
  • Umekoji Park (1.9 mi / 3.1 km)
How to get there

Transport options to and around Higashiyama

The nearest airport is in Osaka (ITM-Itami), located 23.6 mi (38 km) from the city centre. If you're unable to find a flight that fits your schedule, you can also fly into Kobe (UKB), which is 39.6 mi (63.7 km) away.

If you prefer to travel by train, Kyoto Shichijo Station, Kyoto Kiyomizu-gojo Station and Kyoto Tofukuji Station are the main stations that serve the city. It's easy to get around Higashiyama by catching a ride on the metro at Higashiyama Station, Sanjo Keihan Station or Keage Station.

How many holiday accommodation are available around Higashiyama?

Our 2020 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 369 holiday rentals around Higashiyama. From 191 holiday houses to 97 flats & apartments, find unique holiday homes for you to enjoy a memorable holiday or a weekend with your family and friends. The best place to stay around Higashiyama is on Stayz.

What is the best area to stay when travelling to Higashiyama?

Whether you are travelling solo or with family and friends, here are the areas with the largest selection of holiday rentals for a long holiday or just a weekend break in Higashiyama:

  • Gion: 256 holiday homes
  • Kita Ward: 72 holiday homes
  • Fushimi: 89 holiday homes
  • Joto: 46 holiday homes
  • Miyakojima: 120 holiday homes

For other neighbourhoods, please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday homes available.

What are the most popular points of interest and landmarks to stay near when travelling to Higashiyama?

Stayz offers a large selection of holiday homes near great places in Higashiyama. From Stayz travellers, the most popular points of interest to stay near are:

  • Yogen-in Temple: 788 holiday rentals
  • Toyokuni Shrine: 789 holiday rentals
  • Tofukuji Temple: 794 holiday rentals
  • Unryuin Temple: 794 holiday rentals
  • Shinzenkoji Temple: 791 holiday rentals

But there are many other points of interest around Higashiyama listed on Stayz where you can find your place to stay. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available near the point of interest of your choice.

Can I rent Houses in Higashiyama?

Yes, of course. Stayz offers 191 Houses in Higashiyama. Our other popular types of Higashiyama holiday rentals include:

  • Condos/Apartments: 97 holiday houses
  • Studios: 97 holiday houses
  • Hotels: 80 holiday houses

But you can also enjoy a great stay in one of our other holiday rentals including Townhouses and more.

Can I find a holiday accommodation with pool in Higashiyama?

Yes, you can select your preferred holiday accommodation with pool among our 2 holiday homes with pool available in Higashiyama. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available.

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