Temple Hotel Kannon-in
Temple Hotel Kannon-in
Temple Hotel Kannon-in
Temple Hotel Kannon-in
Temple Hotel Kannon-in
Temple Hotel Kannon-in
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Temple Hotel Kannon-in

宿坊 観音院

Last updated: June 11, 2021

An immersion into Japanese Buddhist life

Stay in simple and comfortable lodgings at Kannon-in Temple, with a history dating back more than 350 years.

Start your day early, chanting sutras at 6 am before a relaxed day of contemplation, meditation and Buddhist immersion. This serene experience provides you the opportunity to learn calligraphy under a skilled teacher’s instruction and learn about etiquette in a tranquil temple. Please note that meditation and Buddhist immersion activities are suitable only for those who understand Japanese.

Rooms are modern, with western-style toilets and beds. A kitchen for self catering, and dining room are shared with other guests for a sociable, stress-free stay.


English support

Some English-speaking staff


Natural hot spring baths

Daytrip bathing

Baths open to non-staying guests


Free Wi-Fi available

Luggage storage

Temporarily store luggage

Luggage delivery

Can send bags via courier service

All Western-style toilets

All toilets are Western style

Chair seating

Dining in chairs (not directly on floor)

Private dining

Private dining rooms available

Ingredients list

Ingredients list for meals


Vegetarian meals upon request


Halal meals upon request

Prayer amenities

Muslim prayer items, support, room, etc.


Non-smoking facility

Smoking area

Smoking room(s) and/or area(s)

Free parking

Free-of-charge car parking

Shuttle bus

Shuttle bus service available

Basic Information


2-13-18 Higashi, Kiryu ( Map)


About 15 minutes on foot from Kiryu Station

About 20 minutes by car from Ota-Kiryu IC of Kita-Kanto Expressway

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