Sakyo-ku is said to be one of the most vibrant student areas in Kyoto,
with many schools, including famous universities, located in the area.
Since it is also a student town, there are many international students,
making it a highly international area.
It is also characterized by its many cultural facilities such as museums,
libraries, zoos, and concert halls.
The area is also dotted with famous shrines and temples
such as Kamo Mikoto Shrine, known as Shimogamo Shrine,
which is registered as a World Heritage Site, and Jishoji Temple,
known as Ginkakuji Temple, located at the foot of Higashiyama Mountain.
There are many schools and cultural facilities in the area,
as well as places where nature still remains,
such as the Kamo River, and parks, making it a pleasant place to live.
This time, I’d like to introduce you to Eight Nest Kyoto University Higashi,
a share house with an international exchange program
located between Kyoto University (5 minute walk) and Ginkakuji Temple (10 minute walk)
in Sakyo Ward!
There are many bus lines in the city, making it very convenient for commuting to school and work.
Bus route map：
〇 From JR Sanin Main Line Kyoto Station, take the city bus #17 or #100.
◯ 4 minutes by bus from Keihan Demachiyanagi Station to Ginkakuji-michi, 1 minute walk.
You can go to supermarkets, convenience stores, banks, post offices, etc. within 5 minutes on foot.
A women’s only, fully furnished house consisting of three Western-style private rooms!
The kitchen, bathroom, toilet, and other common spaces are also fully equipped.
One of the three rooms is currently vacant, so please inquire as soon as possible.
For international exchange share house in Kyoto, come to 8NEST!
If you are looking for a global share house/guest house in Kyoto, you’ve come to the right place! By living with a foreigner, you can enjoy international exchange and learn English at the same time. Furnished, utilities included, Wi-fi included. No key money or brokerage fees, and no guarantor is required, so it is very popular.
Kyoto University, Ritsumeikan University, Doshisha University, and other universities and vocational schools in Kyoto City.
There are also a number of newly built share houses and women-only share houses that have been fully renovated.