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Enjoyed our stay and the area

We really had a nice time at Zofukuin. The monks were extremely friendly and accommodating. We had... read more

Reviewed 19 July 2017
gabkinch
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Lugano, Switzerland
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Residing in a Buddhist temple

In Koyasan we stayed two days/2 nights, 1st at Daienin and 2nd at Zofukuin. It’s a novel experience... read more

Reviewed 4 May 2018
ACT1943
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Mumbai, India
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3 May 2018
“Residing in a Buddhist temple”
8 Dec 2017
“Beautiful location, good vegan food, cold building, too expensive, onsen closed in the morning.”
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339 Koyasan, Koya-cho, Ito-gun 648-0211, Wakayama Prefecture
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Most Helpful Positive Review
Reviewed 19 July 2017 via mobile

We really had a nice time at Zofukuin. The monks were extremely friendly and accommodating. We had a traditional room for two people. The bathing facilities were simple but nice and very clean. Rather than there being two baths for males and females, the time...More

1  Thank gabkinch
Most Helpful Critical Review
Reviewed 8 December 2017

Plus: Beautiful silent location, nice garden, very close to the center of Koyasan. Gas heating in the room, electric blanket under the futon mattress. Good vegan cuisine but many cold dishes. You can join the morning devotion held by a few monks for their guests....More

2  Thank XX790
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Reviewed 4 May 2018

In Koyasan we stayed two days/2 nights, 1st at Daienin and 2nd at Zofukuin. It’s a novel experience and unique in every way! We remove our shoes outside and wear the leather slippers they provide. Our rooms are simple with minimum stuff yet very elegant....More

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Reviewed 8 December 2017

Plus: Beautiful silent location, nice garden, very close to the center of Koyasan. Gas heating in the room, electric blanket under the futon mattress. Good vegan cuisine but many cold dishes. You can join the morning devotion held by a few monks for their guests....More

2  Thank XX790
Reviewed 19 July 2017 via mobile

We really had a nice time at Zofukuin. The monks were extremely friendly and accommodating. We had a traditional room for two people. The bathing facilities were simple but nice and very clean. Rather than there being two baths for males and females, the time...More

1  Thank gabkinch
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