The Yoshikawa, although exclusive and luxurious, manages to retain very friendly and welcoming service, which stems from its long family history. A stay here will open the doors to some of the many unique customs of staying in a traditional inn, but these are never overwhelming and simply put, will leave you with some wonderful memories of Kyoto's famed hospitality.
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The Japanese guestrooms are well proportioned and furnished in traditional style with tatami mat floors and paper shoji doors, arranged around an exquisite garden with a pond filled with koi carp.
The Yoshikawa Ryokan is well-renowned for its famous tempura restaurant, which is certainly worth trying.