Stay in comfortable & convenient accommodations in a Zen temple

In 2013, a new attraction was added to the temple — the Guest House “Tetsuryu-Kutsu.” The building is newly built and equipped with modern amenities. Stay in the Shunko-in Temple guesthouse and have an unforgettable experience.


  • Each guest room is Japanese style and is 14.6-square-meters (8 tatami mats) with a large closet for luggage.
  • 2-3 people/room
  • Each room is private and equipped with its own shower room, toilet, heater and air conditioner.
  • Bath towel, face towel, shampoo & conditioner, body soap are provided.
  • Completely non-smoking facility

Kitchen & Dining

  • Our shared kitchen and dining room is equipped with a microwave, & Dining toaster, and basic appliances.
  • Complimentary coffee, tea and Japanese green tea are available.

Masseuse services

We also provide masseuse services for those that are interested. These services are fees outside the normal stay package. If you would like to use these services during your stay, please book them separately & in addition to booking your stay.

Book a massage


  • 1 person for 1 night = 8800
  • 2 people for 1 night = 15000
  • 3 people for 1 night = 18000
  • Special Rates for Study Abroad Programs: Please contact us.

Check in

  • Check-in: 15:30-18:30 (We are not able to accept any late check-in guests.)
  • Check-out: 11:00 No curfew (After check-in, you can go in and out of the temple as you like.)


  • Zen meditation class and tour for our staying guests:  1000 yen/person
  • Free bicycle rental
  • Free wifi in every guest room & common space
  • Toilets for physically challenged persons

Prices do not include 8% sales tax and Kyoto City hotel tax (200 yen per person per night).

Zen meditation class and tour for our staying guests is discounted, 1,500 yen per person.

Please understand that English is necessary to stay at the temple. We want to provide a temple experience for foreign guests.


University and school group discount: please contact us for the details

We hope you’ll come and stay with us. If you have any questions, just send us a message, and we’ll get back to you. See you soon!