禅ハウス ZEN HOUSE
場所：京都左京区岡崎 Kyoto, Sakyo-ku, Okazaki
月額賃料：¥130,000 [monthly fee]
清掃料金：¥8000，1回 [1 cleaning]
人数：1-2名用 [1-2 people stay]
面積：39 m2 + 12m2 (terrace)
The Zen House is ideal for one person or for a couple, with a bedroom, and a large living room opened to a small zen garden.
The Zen House is a 100 years-old (1911) wooden house that has been restored in 2013, it is one of the two last original row-houses (nagaya 長屋) of this alley street; the second one is the next door house, the Zen Garden House.
It is located in the district of Okazaki, North of Gion and at walking distance to Kyoto University. It is on the slopes of Yoshida Mount and Kurodani valley (the "dark valley"), near the philosopher's path and Higashiyama attractions. Okazaki cultural park, with its museums, concert hall (Rohm theater), libraries, the budo center, is also a new touristic spot.
The Zen House is a one floor house located in a quiet backstreet.禅ハウスは静かな路地にある長屋である。
玄関から見える禅ハウス。This is what you see when you open the door of the Zen House.
広間とキッチン。Living room (right) and kitchen (left).
寝室の壁は黒、床はフロリングと畳。The bedroom is a black cocoon space with a tatami flooring for the futon.
キッチンの設備はIH、冷蔵庫、レンジフード等。The kitchen is equipped with IH stove, fridge, microwave oven, kettle.
洗濯機とユニットバス。Laundry space and unit bathroom.
お風呂の横にある洗面所と庭の半透明ドア。Aside the bathroom, a second sink and an access to garden.
外構。The Zen House from the street, a simple black house.