Meet Your Japan

Traditional Japanese homes, for the modern-day

Make your vacation unforgettable with a stay at Shiki Properties

Kyoto & Osaka Holiday Homes

We offer the most excellent services to ensure you enjoy Japan the way you intended. Stunning traditional Japanese homes, luxurious accommodation, and attentive service are Shiki’s core foundational features. Explore our Kyoto and Osaka-wide collection of machiya and prepare for a stay you won’t forget.


Luxury | Type : Machiya | Capacity : 6 | Size: 113㎡

Modern Machiya Mibu

Premium | Type: Machiya | Capacity: 9 | Size: 138㎡

Shiki Suites Kyoto Umekoji

Premium | Type : Hotel | Capacity : 8 | Size: 124㎡

Machiya Mei

Premium | Type: Machiya | Capacity: 6 | Size: 89.16㎡

Kanzaki 02

Premium | Type : Traditional Townhouse | Capacity : 4 | Size: 62㎡


Premium | Type: Traditional Townhouse | Capacity: 6 | Size: 54㎡

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Since 2014, Shiki Properties has been helping visitors to Kyoto and Osaka experience Japan’s Machiya scene. We have one of the most impressive selections of traditional vacation rentals, with something to suit all traveling styles and tastes.

Why Choose Us?

Shiki Properties have taken every element of your stay into careful consideration. We offer advice and guidance on the best neighborhoods to stay, additional perks like restaurant bookings, local insider tips, and customized experiences because we understand that enjoying your accommodation involves much more than just having a place to rest your head.


As a proudly international and multicultural team, Shiki Properties offers customer support in English, Chinese, French, and Japanese.

Please feel free to contact us in your native language!

Custom tours
and experiences

Shiki can organize memorable, custom experiences for guests on request. From private dinners with Maiko (geisha) to in-house party plans with delivery chefs, we’ll do what we can to ensure your visit is one you’ll never forget.

Expert local travel tips & recommendations

Being long-term locals, we know Kyoto and Osaka more intimately than most. Whether you’re after hidden gems, local bar recommendations, or an insider’s perspective on something else entirely, we have the knowledge, and we’re eager to share it with you.

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Booking Your Stay

There are 2 ways you can go about booking your stay at Shiki.


Check all of our facilities and choose the one you like.


Check all available facilities in your desired period of stay.


Is early check-in/ late check-out possible?

Availability depends on prior reservations and the cleaning schedule. Please always contact the front desk staff for such requests, and we’ll accommodate where we can.

What is the price for one night?

Daily rates change depending on market and demand. Our best and most up to date rates are always listed on the Shiki Properties website. They are subject to alteration at any time in line with demand.

Can you provide receipts?

Receipts can be provided for your stay. If the reservation was made through a third-party site such as or Airbnb, receipts are to be obtained directly from the booking site.

Are there any extra discounts for longer term stays?

Discounted rate plans are available for longer stays. Weekly and monthly discounts will be viewable on the Shiki Properties website once requested dates and properties have been selected.

Can I request extra amenities and refills?

Amenities are provided at check-in, and we take care to ensure they are sufficient. If consumable items such as tissues and toilet paper are exhausted during your stay, guests can purchase the items independently. If an item listed as an amenity on our website is missing from the property, please let us know, and we will do our best to rectify the issue.

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