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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
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
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
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
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
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
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 were shared (separate male/female) onsen. All temples invite you to join morning service which at Fumon-in was 35-40 minutes; I heard that some were 90 minutes!
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"western room, non smoking with air conditioner. Sharing bathroom is perfectly fine."