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This hostel is a temple and that makes your stay a special experience! The place is very quiet, so if you're looking for some action go somewhere else. The kitchen is big, the common room cozy and the rooms supercozy in japanese style! And I...More
Our traditional Japanese twin room was extremely big, clean and comfy. The host Yukina was very welcoming, kind and helpful. It was a different place to stay in, we have never stayed in a working temple before and we would highly recommend it.
This place has a very interesting history, which the hostesses does not tell you up unless you chat with her for sometime. We encountered her in the share kitchen common area one night, and she told us the history of Zenkoji.
The temple has been...More
We stayed here for 3 nights. It was awesome and very welcoming. The nun that is running the place does an excellent job introducing new guests to the temple/hostel. Everything is kept in super clean conditions. There are 2 showers to use (all clean). If...More
We stayed 2 nights in this special place, it's a hostel attached to a temple, in which sometimes they also let you sleep in should normal rooms are fully booked.
The rooms are XXL and japanese style, clean, and without AC but fans equipped.