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    Shunkoin Temple Guest House

    42 Myoshinji-cho, Hanazono, Ukyo-ku, Kyoto 616-8035, Kyoto Prefecture
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    • Excellent66%
    • Very good27%
    • Average6%
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    • Terrible1%
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    Free Wifi
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    Non-Smoking Rooms
    Kitchenette
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    Breakfast included
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    1 - 5 of 118 reviews

    Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

    We went here for the Zen meditation class with the group. The prices were ¥1500 or ¥2500 for the class and the tour. I tried to pay ¥1500 at the beginning but was told you pay after. we went through the class which was not...More

    Thank Mindy K
    Reviewed 1 week ago

    I can't recommend Shunkoin Temple enough if you are looking for a uniquely Japanese place to stay in Kyoto. The accommodations are relatively sparse, but comfortable. However, the real draw here is the tranquil setting. Make sure you take the English language zen meditation class...More

    Thank 159lukew
    Reviewed 8 June 2017

    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

    1  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

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    • US$40 - US$54 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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    • Kitchenette ,
    • Non-Smoking Rooms
    • Number of rooms
    • 8
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    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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    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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