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Camellia Tea ceremony

45 minutes to 90 minutes 

3000¥~

Held in English or Japanese 

Introduction

Tea Ceremony, “Sado” in Japanese (lit. “The Way of Tea”), is one of the many traditional Japanese arts you can experience in Kyoto. It is a centuries old ritual that will deepen your understanding of Japanese culture, tastes and architecture. At Camellia, experience an authentic Japanese tea ceremony in a traditional Machiya, with fluent English speaking tea masters. Watch the tea ceremony experts practice their craft, before trying it yourself! Camellia runs two tea houses: Camellia Flower for shared and private experiences in the historic downtown district, and Camellia Garden for a more private and unique experience in an exclusive environment.

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Camellia flower

Camellia Flower tea house is located in the heart of the historical Higashiyama district, on the famous Ninenzaka street, close to our Kiyomizu Garden house (check out Standard & Suite floors). Thanks to its central location you can easily add this authentic experience to your day ! The Flower tea house can arranged for you both shared and private tea ceremonies.

Camellia flower

Camellia Flower tea house is located in the heart of the historical Higashiyama district, on the famous Ninenzaka street, close to our Kiyomizu Garden house (check out Standard & Suite floors). Thanks to its central location you can easily add this authentic experience to your day ! The Flower tea house can arranged for you both shared and private tea ceremonies.

Camellia garden

Camellia Garden tea house is located in the north-west part of Kyoto city. The tea house is close to Ryoan-ji temple, famous for its Zen rock garden. It could easily be added when visiting the Golden Pavilion and Ryoan-Ji making your day even more special! The Garden tea house offers a peaceful environment with a refined tea room and an amazing garden view. The tea house accommodates private tea ceremony only. Expect to spend a memorable time here. Accommodation Japan definitely recommend the Garden tea house for an exclusive (and luxurious) experience but also for Japanese garden lovers.

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Camellia garden

Camellia Garden tea house is located in the north-west part of Kyoto city. The tea house is close to Ryoan-ji temple, famous for its Zen rock garden. It could easily be added when visiting the Golden Pavilion and Ryoan-Ji making your day even more special! The Garden tea house offers a peaceful environment with a refined tea room and an amazing garden view. The tea house accommodates private tea ceremony only. Expect to spend a memorable time at Camellia Garden. Accommodation Japan highly recommend the Garden tea house for an exclusive (and luxurious) experience but also for Japanese garden lovers.

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kimono plan

If you choose the Garden tea house (near Ryoan-ji), you could also wear a sumptuous kimono to make your time there completely authentic. A professional and experienced kimono dresser will be coming to dress you up. Then you could enjoy fully the tea ceremony. The dressing up takes about 30 minutes so the full experience ( Kimono dress-up + Tea ceremony) will last 90 minutes. Please note that we would need the height and weight of each participant.

kimono plan

If you choose the Garden tea house (near Ryoan-ji), you could also wear a sumptuous kimono to make your time there completely authentic. A professional and experienced kimono dresser will be coming to dress you up. Then you could enjoy fully the tea ceremony. The dressing up takes about 30 minutes so the full experience ( Kimono dress-up + Tea ceremony) will last 90 minutes. Please note that we would need the height and weight of each participant.

camellia flower

camellia flower

8

45m

8

45m

SHARED TEA CEREMONY

Adult

Child

¥3000

¥1500

Every day at
10:00 / 11:00 / 12:00 / 13:00
14:00 / 15:00 / 16:00 / 17:00
Free for children under 6
Child rates for children up to 12

Price is per participant

camellia flower

camellia flower

6

45m

6

45m

private tea ceremony

From 2 participants

One participant

¥6000

¥9000

Every day at
10:00 / 11:00 / 12:00 / 13:00
14:00 / 15:00 / 16:00 / 17:00

Price is per participant

camellia garden

camellia Garden

12

60m

12

60m

Private tea ceremony

From 2 participants

One participant

+ Kimono Plan

¥8000

¥12,000

+¥4,000

From Monday to Saturday
11:00 / 13:00 / 15:00 / 17:00
If you add the Kimono plan, the height and weight are required. Also the the experience will last 90 min.
Price is per participant

cancellation policy

In the case of cancellation, please let us know as soon as possible. Please note that cancellation requests should be made by e-mail.
100% refunded if the cancellation is received up to 1 day prior the experience, no latter than 12:00 JST.
Please note that no refund will be provided if the cancellation is received later than noon on the day prior to the reservation or in case of No Show.
Cancellations due to exceptional circumstances such as natural disasters or unusually severe weather will be refundable, at the management’s discretion.

cancellation policy

In the case of cancellation, please let us know as soon as possible. Please note that cancellation requests should be made by e-mail.
100% refunded if the cancellation is received up to 1 day prior the experience, no latter than 12:00 JST.
Please note that no refund will be provided if the cancellation is received later than noon on the day prior to the reservation or in case of No Show.
Cancellations due to exceptional circumstances such as natural disasters or unusually severe weather will be refundable, at the management’s discretion.
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Got your interest?

You will be able to select a few plans for Camellia Tea Ceremony on the reservation page. If the plan you are interested in, does not appear on the list, please forward us the following information through the memo box (appearing during the booking process):

– The plan you are interested in
– The number of Adults and Children that will participate
– 3 days and time slots you would like us to book the experience (by order of preference)

What comes next: Once we received your booking and your request for the experience, the availability will be checked. If available as requested we will book it right away and send you a confirmation email. If the experience was not available on the requested day we will provide you alternative dates.  

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