Shukubo Koya-san Eko-in Temple

JPY:

12000

Rating:

8.7/10

  • A 1000 year-old Buddhist temple, Shukubo Koya-san Eko-in offers Japanese-style accommodation, a beautiful garden and free WiFi. Guests are free to attend Buddhist morning services, the Goma fire ritual and meditation.

    Rooms feature tatami-mat flooring, comfortable futon bedding and paper sliding screens. They are fitted with an LCD TV and a safe. Bathroom facilities are shared, and the public baths are open 16:00-22:00 and 06:00-09:00 daily.

    Shukubo Temple is close to other ancient Buddhist buildings such as Kongobu-ji Temple, which is a 10-minute walk. The Ichi-no-Hashi entrance to the ancient Okuno-In Temple is a 3-minute walk away.

    Guests can experience group meditation, and they can write Buddhist texts with a brush and ink on scrolls at their room. They can also go hiking in the scenic surroundings of Koya-san Eko-in. The temple has a lounge with a PC corner.

    Meals are served at the guest room at scheduled times and feature Buddhist vegetarian cuisine. Groups of 4 or more persons dine at the Japanese-style dining room, where chairs can be provided upon advance request.

  • 648-0211 Wakayama, Koyasan, Koyasan 497, Japan
    Koyasan 497
    Koyacho, Wakayama, Japan