A historic temple setting in tranquil gardens
Close to the landmark Kongobuji Buddhist temple on Mount Kōya, stands this elegant 13th-century temple with rooms and ornate gardens. Guest rooms feature tatami flooring and traditional short-legged tables, and come with TVs. They have shared or private bathrooms, and some have garden views. Vegetarian breakfast and dinners are included. The temple offers a coffee shop with a covered veranda and views over the gardens. A communal bathhouse offers indoor and open-air baths with hot spring water. There's also a museum.
A selection of tours using this hotel
Japan Semi-Escorted Culture
15 day tour from £4,099
Explore Japan’s classic sights, starting in the exciting capital city of Tokyo, famous for its fresh sushi.
Japan Semi-Escorted Nature
Great Trail of Japan
17 day tour from £4,699
Journey through Japan, taking in some of the most picturesque locations.
Japan Tailor Made Nature
3 day tour from £425
Mount Koya is the name of the mountains in Wakayama Prefecture, to the south of Osaka.