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Reviewed 23 November 2017

We had a wonderful time and experience at Henjoson-in. The living facilities are 5-star. The private bathroom and washroom are spa quality and very clean. The beds and pillows are exceptionally comfortably even though they may not seem like it at first. Our room had...More

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Reviewed 17 April 2017

Staying at a Buddihist Temple is a great experience. I felt at peace from the moment we walked in. The rooms are very nice, and once the heating was on we were very comfortable. We took rooms that have a private bath (something rare in...More

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Reviewed 2 April 2017 via mobile

We had a lovely stay here, we felt most welcome and the room was really comfortable and warm. What however really swung it for us was the food. It was out of this world! Dinner and breakfast were presented beautifully and we had so many...More

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Reviewed 10 April 2016 via mobile

Had a long day with temples and graves. Cheched in and had a public bath. Wonderful and restorative. Dinner was great (vegan). Slept early because there is not much else to do in this holy mountain. Prefer normal bed. TV ok but no foreign stuff....More

Thank Lankylee
Reviewed 8 March 2016

Before deciding to stay overnight at an active Buddhist temple, you have surely overnighted in ryokan style lodging somewhere in Japan (if not then you must do that first). Henjoson-in is a Buddhist temple that has opened up to allow visitors to stay overnight and...More

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"Private rooms with bath are great but expensive"
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"The room is not quite the point; it's not why you would stay here."
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"Ask for the newly renovated rooms with the private bathroom"
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"Make sure that your room is facing the temple garden."
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