Only 3 minutes walk from Shijo karasuma Station the center station of Kyoto for sightseeing and shopping. Conveniently located in the heart of Kyoto Hirashin is a traditional Japanese style inn with more than 140 years of history. Although located in the entertainment district of Kyoto it is located in a quiet neighborhood. A convenience store is within 5 minutes walk from the ryokan. There are 4 different baths in the inn. (female x 2 male x 2). The spacious public bath has been renovated in 2006. Yukata (light Japanese cotton robe) which guests wear after taking bath are available in your room. Some push bikes are available. Please inquire at front desk for details. Breakfast: 1050yen (Japanese dishes order when check in) For dinner Kyoto style courses will be served upon request. 3150yen (Beef Shabu Shabu or Sukiyaki) 4200yen (Kyoto special Kaiseki cuisine). Dinner will be served in the guest room. Breakfast will be served at the banquet room. All rooms are air conding.