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    Shojoshin-in Temple

    566 Koyasan, Koya-cho, Ito-gun 648-0291, Wakayama Prefecture
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    Overview
    • Excellent62%
    • Very good24%
    • Average10%
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    Free Wifi
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    1 - 5 of 222 reviews

    Reviewed 6 days ago

    We stayed for a night at Hanare (private residence). We were "lucky" because of the coming typhoon ....as there were no activities on the construction site, it was perfectly quiet. We took a bath in a cedar bathtub (quite a unique experience) and enjoyed the...More

    Thank Lara-0N
    Reviewed 4 weeks ago

    The real experience. I was here 34 years ago, and although the town is more commercialized than before, this place remains authentic. We stayed in the Hanare. Having a private bathroom was great, but if you can share for a night, it’s really better to...More

    Thank Lookout592
    Reviewed 17 October 2017 via mobile

    Over all the temple is lovely, rooms are very comfortable and the food is ok. However the entire temple including the accommodation rooms are absolutely freezing, there is no way to heat any of the rooms and the entire temple is totally open so gets...More

    Thank sophiemoomoo
    Reviewed 1 October 2017 via mobile

    The temple is what we expected--austere, peaceful, good veggie meals, pleasant enough monks, and an interesting opportunity to watch morning prayers / chanting. The first night, we stayed in a room in the temple, and it was great: overlooked a quiet courtyard, just down the...More

    2  Thank Barbara P
    Reviewed 28 August 2017

    Once we came up to Koyasan, I must admit we were a bit disappointed as it is quite a busy place and this is not what we were dreaming of. We were lucky though to make a reservation in Shojoshin-in as it is at the...More

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    • Free Parking
    • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
    • Breakfast included
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    • 6
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    • Koya-cho
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    Lozz103
    19 February 2017|
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    Response from emmajane20152015 | Reviewed this property |
    Hi - no, there really doesn't seem to be a way to do that, but I'd be patient - the Travel Arrange Japan site got back to us withinn 3-5 days.
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    16 January 2017|
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    Response from wanderbee07 | Reviewed this property |
    Yes I have. It was fine for me and there was 2 other solo travelers as well
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    "ask for gold room near ladies bathrooms...secure safe stay"
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    "Take Warm clothes and DO attend the morning prayers."
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    "Ask whether your room locks, and consider the distance from the shared bathrooms."
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    "Travelled there on trains, cable car and bus from Osaka. Caught the limousine bus back to Kansai airport..."
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