Shukubo (Temple Guesthouse) Information

Formerly called "Nyu-in", the name of the temple was changed to Hozen-in in 1964. The temple itself is related to the divine Niyu family. The Niu family is closely related to Kobo Daishi. At this shukubo there are many monks from the divine Tenno, and despite the succession of Norimasa, nobue, sennyu and high priests, mmonk Gyoue is famous.
The garden is a famous garden that is said to be Kobori Enshu Sakuiwa and is the oldest in the mountains of Tsurugame Shisui. The main statue is the Kanzeon Bodhisattva, which is referred to as the treasure kannon, and in addition to that there is also Amida Sanson.

  • Facility information

    Address 568 Koyasan, Koya-cho, Ito-gun, Wakayama JAPAN
    TEL/FAX TEL : +81(0)736-56-2658
    FAX : +81(0)736-56-4556
    URL http://www.osk.3web.ne.jp/~hozenin/
    Experiences Morning buddhist ceremonies
    Room type and price


    Fusuma room ※1
    2 people or more ¥11,000~


    Normal room
    2 people or more ¥12,100~
    ※The price is for one person, one night including dinner and breakfast.

    ※1 Fusuma
    Fusuma is a wood-framed sliding door and partition covered with thick paper.
    It is movable in grooves and separates the rooms.
    ※The price will be higher in the case one person use one room.
    ※Price fluctuates according to the season.

    Bus guidance Take a bus from NO.2 bus stop bound for Okunoin-mae, and the nearest bus stop is Okunoin-guchi
    Annotation Check-in / 15:00~17:00
    Check-out / 10:00
    Capacity / 70 individual guests
    Curfew / 22:00
    Facilities / Main temple hall/Japanese garden/Parking Public bath(Men and women are separated) Wi-Fi(Available in specific locations)


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