Guest rating4.65 / 5

Nestled in the mountains of Wakayama, the Ekoin offers travelers the experience of staying in a real Buddhist temple. Visitors can enjoy the beautiful gardens around the temple, experience temple activities like meditation and sutra copying, or go on a night tour. Guests can also relax in the bath filled with spring water from Mount Koya and enjoy Buddhist vegetarian cuisine. The Japanese-style rooms provide a peaceful place of renewal, but modern conveniences such as WiFi and PCs with internet access are also available.

Room TypeRatesPriceCheck

Standard Japanese-Style Room

Shared Bathroom
Up to 4 people

Medium Size Meal Plan

Breakfast:included / Dinner:included
Pay at hotel or prepay with credit card
per night per person


Hotel Facilities

  • multipurpose room
  • conference room
  • large communal bath
  • coin laundry (pay to use)
  • connecting room (some rooms only, reservation required)

Room Facilities

  • TV
  • telephone
  • Internet (WiFi)
  • Internet (LAN, in some rooms)
  • Internet (WiFi, in some rooms)
  • tea set
  • hair dryer (in some rooms)
  • desk lamp (available to borrow)
  • toilet with washlet (in some rooms)
  • bar soap
  • body soap
  • 2-in-1 shampoo and conditioner
  • shampoo
  • hair conditioner
  • conditioner
  • toothbrush
  • razor
  • towels
  • bath towel
  • yukata (Japanese-style robe)
  • slippers
  • safe

Available Services

  • computer access available
  • fax available
  • email access
  • wake-up call
  • express delivery

About Hotel


14:00 ~ 19:00



Closest station:

Access by train: The Nankai Electric Railway makes 4 round trips a day by limited express, and runs express trains at about 30-min intervals between Osaka Namba and Koyasan stations. It takes 1 hr 40 min by limited express, and around 2 hours by express. It takes about 2 hours from Wakayama as well. Access by car: From Osaka Kawachi-nagano to Hashimoto via Rt 371. Hashimoto to Koyaguchi and Kudoyama via Rt 24. Kudoyama to Koyasan via Rt 370 & 480. It takes about 2 hours from Osaka, 5 hours from Nagoya


497 Koyasan, Koya-Cho, Ito-Gun, Wakayama 648-0211, Japan

Phone number:


Fax number:



30 Cars / Free

Accepted credit cards:



Please note

If you are late for check-in time, please call the hotel directly.The closing time is 22:00.

Extra bed is not available.

Cancellation policy

Should you cancel your booking, a cancellation fee will be charged to you according to the date (Japan Standard Time) the booking changes and cancellation request are accepted.
*Special cancellation policies may apply to certain dates and accommodation plans.
Please confirm the cancellation policy on the booking step pages before completing your reservation.

  • No-show
  • On the date of arrival
  • One day prior to arrival
  • 2 days prior to arrival

Other information

Places to eat

  • Breakfast
    room, hall
  • Dinner
    room, hall


  • Bath (Type):large communal bath


    Nearby attractions and activities

    • tennis
    • croquet
    • golf
    • hiking
    • skating
    • mountain-climbing
    • foraging for wild edible plants