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608 Koyasan, Koya-cho, Ito-gun 648-0211 Wakayama Prefecture See on map
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Reviewed 24 May 2018

I stayed in Fumonin to be honest it was quite an average experience. If you have never stayed in a traditional type set up this may be a great experience but for a seasoned traveler this was pretty average. 1. The rooms are modern and...More

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Reviewed 23 December 2017

Stayed here for two nights and it's very peaceful. Just some tips: 1. I stayed in a modern room which still had elements of tradition such as the tatami mat and the buckwheat pillow but it had an air conditioner which was great. It was...More

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Reviewed 19 October 2017

From previous reviews, we were slightly apprehensive prior to our arrival at Fumonin. All that was allayed on check-in. We arrived on the early train and were allowed to leave our luggage at the office whilst we took in the sights of Koyasan town. Excellent...More

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Reviewed 12 October 2017 via mobile

If you have expectations of lodging in a seminary, this hotel isn’t for you. Whilst the exterior looks stunning, inside is 20th century hotel complete with lifts. We had booked a non-smoking room. Unfortunately there was a ‘smoking corner’ In the corridor about 30 feet...More

1  Thank John S
Reviewed 17 April 2017 via mobile

We had a large Western style room with a great view of the garden and private loo. Bathroom is shared Japanese onsen but, since there a only 5 rooms, it is not crowded (there are separate ones for men and women and a few hours...More

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US$134 - US$425 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Japan > Kinki > Wakayama Prefecture > Ito-gun > Koya-cho
Number of rooms
Price range
US$134 - US$425 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Japan > Kinki > Wakayama Prefecture > Ito-gun > Koya-cho
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Renu M
8 May 2017|
Response from katejcarr | Reviewed this property |
Difficult to comment since we only stayed at Fumon-in but it looks as though they are very different in size: Fumon-in has only 5 rooms and also possibly in rooms: we had a large Western style room with private loo but baths... More
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"western room, non smoking with air conditioner. Sharing bathroom is perfectly fine."
22 Dec 2017
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"Ask for new wing (starts with #2xx) #205 near restrooms"
18 Oct 2017
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"Room 123 had fabulous garden view"
17 Nov 2016
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"Select the Japanese style rooms with a garden view for the best experience"
12 May 2015
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