Access, Yamazaki [Takao, Kyoto] is a Ryokan and Japanese restaurant where you can fully enjoy the changing seasons of Kyoto in a traditional Japanese setting.


Ryokan location

Ryokan overview

  • Name
    Restaurant and Ryokan Yamazaki
  • Address
    13 Takahana-cho, Umegahata, Ukyo-ku, Kyoto
  • TEL
  • Hours
    Ryokan front reception: 11:00 - 21:00, Check in:15:00 - 21:00, Check out:10:00
    Restaurant 11:00 - 21:00 (last order 19:30)
  • Holidays
    Open all year round
  • Parking lot
    Free parking

Access information

By train (route from JR Kyoto station)

JR bus from Kyoto station
Kyoto station --> JR bus
  • Leave JR Kyoto station via the Nanajo Central Exit and you will find the JR No. 3 bus (Shuzan, Takao direction) stop on your left.
  • The bus ride to Takahanacho bus stop takes about 30 minutes.
  • After getting off the bus, walk about 150 m back in the opposite direction to which you arrived (in the direction of Fukuoji, the previous stop) and you will find Ryokan Yamazaki on the left.
JR bus time table
  • Click “West JR Bus.”
  • Click “Takao Keihoku Line (Via Ritsumeikan University).
  • Click “Time table” to the right of “Kyoto station."
  • Select “Takahanacho” from the “Bus stop, destination” list.
  • Click the “Change” button.

By train (route from Keifuku Utano station)

Ryokan Yamazaki is a 20-minute walk from Utano station
Utano station → Restaurant and Ryokan Yamazaki

It is a 20-minute walk from Utano station on the Keifuku Electric Railway Kitano Line.

Guests arriving by car

It is about 40 minutes by car to Yamazaki from South Kyoto interchange (IC)
South Kyoto IC → Restaurant and Ryokan Yamazaki

40 minutes by car from South Kyoto IC on Meishin expressway


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    Ryoanji Temple

  • Ninnaji Temple

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  • Daikakuji Temple

    Daikakuji Temple

  • Kyoto Imperial Palace

    Kyoto Imperial Palace

  • Kyoto station

    Kyoto station

  • Kiyo waterfall

    Kiyo waterfall

Welcome to Kyoto restaurant and Ryokan Yamazaki
Kyoto Takaoji

Restaurant and Ryokan Yamazaki is a 30-minute bus ride from Kyoto station
and offers easy access to the Takao area.
Situated in a quiet corner of Kyoto,
we offer an opportunity to enjoy the changing seasons of Kyoto up close.

TEL 075-881-2303

13 Takahana-cho, Umegahata, Ukyo-ku, Kyoto 616-8261