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Koyasan Guest House Kokuu

136 reviews
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  • Excellent64%
  • Very good30%
  • Average5%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible0%
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“capsule rooms”(9 reviews)
“capsule style”(6 reviews)
Free Wifi
Free Parking
Breakfast included
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Reviewed 29 August 2017

If you chose not to stay in a temple, this is the only choice in Koyasan. I think it is the only guest House in Koyasan, the rest are temple stay. It is a very nice design, simple and efficient. The staffs were great, very...More

Thank Hai N
Reviewed 24 July 2017 via mobile

When you enter the guesthouse you feel immediately very welcome. The staff is superfriendly and helpfull. They list all the sights and activities for you. the gusthouse has a great policy about living together which makes your stay very comfortable. Their common room gives you...More

1  Thank Nien T
Reviewed 21 July 2017 via mobile

A very cool and great atmosphere hostel. Great host and helpful staff, got free tips and talked me through the places to visit and things to do in Koyasan. Waking distance to Okunoin and could easily partake the morning prayer at Kobo Daishi Mausoleum in...More

Thank Chom L
Reviewed 11 July 2017

I was not sure about a temple stay at Koasan so I have chosen Kokuu guesthouse instead. Excellent choice as very well kept and managed by very friendly hosts who gave me great tips to enjoy my stay. Breakfast and dinner where good too. I...More

Thank beppo81
Reviewed 7 June 2017 via mobile

Stayed here for two nights in a western-style room. In short; overall a very solid option for exploring Koyasan. The pros: - great location near the cemetery (key draw of Koyasan) - relatively cheap when compared to temple lodging - great staff; the owner welcomed...More

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Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
Free Parking
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Free Parking
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Price range
US$59 - US$89 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Price range
US$59 - US$89 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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"they are all the same, all good."
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"I stayed in a capsule room: very comfortable, with a window for a breeze and night air, and big quilt for..."
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"They have 'pods' and rooms...choose your preference."
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"Get the private room."
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