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After an involved journey from Kyoto by trains \ subway \ cable car \bus to the temple, we arrived at a wonderful temple for a one night stay - there was little English spoken by the monks, but we all manged to make ourselves understood....More
This is a very specific experience. Staying in a local temple (pilgrim house) run by monks, who can only speak elementary English seems somehow weird. The wooden building, room covered with tatami, traditional however fully equipped with modern toilet. Sleeping on futons. Traditional vegetarian dinner...More
The temple is quiet and modest but is perfectly in line with koyasan atmosphere. The room was a typical Japanese room and it was very clean.
The food is an acquired taste but if you like it is great!
The monks are kind and welcoming!...More
Very nice stay in a lovely room. The room was quite large and included a toilet. We slept very comfortably on the futons they set up for us. The heat worked well, which was nice since we stayed in December. Overall, the temple was very...More
Great location near Okunoin in Koyasan, this temple has clean tatami-style rooms and great food. Visitors are expected to bathe in the onsen before dinner and are woken for monk chanting early in the morning before breakfast. The interior of the temple is quite large...More
USD 231 - USD 507 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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I did it through Japanican
If you have any troubles doing it please contact me again. There is a special association for Koyasans temples and they help getting one... but it is not so easy.
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"You can select a room with private toilet in the renovated part of the facility or a room without toilet."