3 recommended yukata rental shops around Kyoto Station

If you are thinking about renting a yukata around Kyoto Station, this article is especially written for you. Walking around the ancient capital of Kyoto in a yukata is an unforgettable experience for visitors. Based on my experience working at a rental shop in Kyoto, I would like to introduce three particularly recommended yukata rental shops around Kyoto Station. These shops are known for their easy access, wide selection, and reasonable prices, and are sure to satisfy a wide range of customers, from first-time customers to repeat customers.

Waplus Kyoto Yasaka Shrine store

– Features: Located near Yasaka Shrine and easily accessible from Kyoto Station, this store offers a wide selection of yukatas and a knowledgeable staff, providing the perfect choice for visiting couples and friends.


– Recommended points: There are special plans for couples and groups, and they will carefully support you from dressing to choosing accessories. It also has excellent access to Kyoto’s major tourist spots such as Yasaka Shrine and Kiyomizu Temple.

Bisoukan Kyoto

– Features: Located within walking distance from Kyoto Station, this shop boasts a lineup that meets a wide range of needs, from yukatas incorporating the latest trends to kimonos with traditional patterns.


– Recommended points: Styling suggestions tailored to each person’s body shape and preferences are attractive. We have a reputation for providing high quality services at reasonable prices.

Kyoto Kimono Rental Yumekan

– Features: Although it is located near the station, it is a shop where you can choose carefully in a calm atmosphere. Especially recommended for couples who value privacy.


– Recommended points: We provide total support from choosing a kimono or yukata to dressing and hair styling. We also have a wide selection of accessories perfect for sightseeing and photography.

Points when using

– Advance reservations recommended: Advance reservations online are recommended, especially during the tourist season, when reservations tend to fill up quickly.


– Arrive early: By arriving early in the morning, you can take your time making your selections and enjoy Kyoto throughout the day.


– Minimize your belongings: Come to the store with as little luggage as possible to match your kimono or yukata: Each shop has a variety of plans. It is important to choose the plan that best suits your purpose, such as for couples, groups, or special anniversaries. Some stores offer optional photo shoots and hair styling, so be sure to check that out in advance.


There are many yukata rental shops around Kyoto Station that are perfect for couples, friends, or just strolling alone. Recommended rental shops such as Waplus Kyoto Yasaka Shrine store all offer beautiful yukatas that blend into the Kyoto cityscape, giving visitors an unforgettable experience. Why not take advantage of these shops and make your day special when strolling around Kyoto? Don’t forget to make advance reservations, prepare your clothes and belongings, and choose a plan that suits your needs to fully enjoy the beauty of the ancient capital of Kyoto.


Author of this article


Waplus Yasaka Shrine store staff

Ayana Ogawa

We would like to help many customers smile through kimono rental.
I love spending time listening to customer requests and proposing kimono coordination and deciding on hair styles!
I am particularly good at hair styling, so please leave it to me to create the currently popular feminine hair.
I'll make it look cute!
My hobbies are music, movies, and shopping!
Please come and visit Waplus Kyoto!
We will suggest cute coordination!