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    Shunkoin Temple Guest House

    42 Myoshinji-cho, Hanazono, Ukyo-ku, Kyoto 616-8035, Kyoto Prefecture
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    09/07/2017 10/07/2017
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          Room & Suite (24)
          Dining (8)
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          Overview
          • Excellent67%
          • Very good27%
          • Average5%
          • Poor0%
          • Terrible1%
          Travellers talk about
          Free Wifi
          Air Conditioning
          Non-Smoking Rooms
          Kitchenette
          Free Parking
          Breakfast included
          Pool
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          Gion Ryokan Q-beh
          110 reviews
          #11 of 322 Speciality lodging in Kyoto
           
          Piece Hostel Sanjo
          425 reviews
          #1 of 322 Speciality lodging in Kyoto
           
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          #4 of 322 Speciality lodging in Kyoto
           
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          184 reviews
          #98 of 369 hotels in Kyoto
           
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          1 - 5 of 116 reviews

          Reviewed 2 weeks ago

          The temple is set in its own beautiful grounds within a much larger temple complex, Miyushinji. The rooms are large and have their own bathroom and there is access to a kitchen to prepare breakfast etc. The real winner though is the proximity to so...More

          Thank RegEllen
          Reviewed 3 May 2017

          Gorgeous huge tatami mat rooms, private bath and shower, amazing views, the scent of insence on the air...what more could you ask for? Oh, it's inside a gorgeous temple complex and offers English guided meditation, access to a full kitchen, and accessibility from just about...More

          Thank dorifuta
          Reviewed 7 April 2017 via mobile

          I didn't expect this place to be so beautiful! I was really overwhelmed by the beauty of this temples' area... stone paths lined with Japanese pine trees, flowers, temples and walls that make its layout resemble the Forbidden City! In fact the Shunkoin temple is...More

          2  Thank ElElena__11
          Reviewed 6 April 2017 via mobile

          We booked our accommodation through email and it was easy as the temple has staff who can communicate in English. It was quite a distance to drag our luggage to the temple from the train station, but it was still manageable on foot. Looking for...More

          2  Thank Yeonana
          Reviewed 25 March 2017

          We really enjoyed staying at the guesthouse. The room is very comfortable, the futons are great, it is very peaceful and staying in the middle of this extensive temple complex is very unique. One thing to note is just getting there.. do not be guided...More

          2  Thank Yan S
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          • Top amenities
          • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
          • Room amenities
          • Air Conditioning
          Details
          • Price range
          • US$ 40 - US$ 54 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
          • Room types
          • Kitchenette ,
          • Non-Smoking Rooms
          • Number of rooms
          • 8
          • Location
          • Japan >
          • Kinki >
          • Kyoto Prefecture >
          • Kyoto >
          • Western Kyoto
          • Also Known As
          • Shunkoin Temple Guest House Hotel Kyoto
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          Traveller (164)
          Room & Suite (24)
          Dining (8)
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          Reshmapais
          Hello! I would like to know what is the best way to book and make payment.
          16 June 2017|
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          Response from dorifuta | Reviewed this property |
          Book though email, pay upon arrival. You can pay by cash or card if you'd like; although I think cash is easier on them, they do have a card reader. You will need to provide information including your flight number, passport... More
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          Tony T
          Hi Quinn Please show me how to book for a 1 night stay at the temple. thank you
          23 April 2017|
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          Response from Quinn W | Reviewed this property |
          Hey, Tony! My guidebook recommended emailing them, and that worked perfectly for me. You can look up their website and email address. The staff were very helpful and responded promptly. Enjoy your stay!!
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          "We had the rooms at ground level in the old building and they were excellent."
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          "Second floor avoids noisy neighbors upstairs. One room on the second floor is nearest to the common room."
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          "Reserve well in advance, as sometimes large groups stay here."
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          "Stay on the upper floor if you can to avoid noisy guests stomping above you."
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