Hotel Komyokaikan
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¥¥¥3,000 - ¥7,000 per night
Guests should ideally arrive before 5pm to check in. Dinner: 5:30pm. Breakfast: 7:00am.

Hotel Komyokaikan, positioned in a quiet and serene environment, combines the concept of traditional pilgrim lodgings with modern facilities and private rooms, ensuring a comfortable space for guests. Each room is fully equipped with an en-suite bathroom, a washlet toilet, and a washbasin, offering a level of privacy and convenience. This facility caters not only to those on the Shikoku Pilgrimage but also to visitors attending retreats or events, with the added benefit of complimentary WiFi throughout the premises.

Situated at the beginning of the Shikoku 88 Temple Pilgrimage, Hotel Komyokaikan is in proximity to Jurakuji, the pilgrimage’s seventh temple, known for its spiritual significance and historical depth. The temple, founded by the revered Kōbō Daishi (Kūkai), promises enlightenment and wish fulfillment to those who follow in the monk’s footsteps. Contrasting with the temple’s traditional and spiritual ambiance, the lodging offers a contemporary and clean setting where guests can relax as if they were at home, amidst the spiritual journey. Rooms are spacious and equipped with private baths and toilets. Additionally, guests can enjoy the large communal bath equipped with a jet bath, perfect for soothing the fatigue of travel. The lodging provides hearty meals with free refills on rice and miso soup, catering to the nutritional needs of pilgrims. Furthermore, guests have the unique opportunity to participate in the temple’s morning services, offering a glimpse into the daily practices of Buddhist devotion.


Check-infrom 2:00 pm
Check-outbefore 9:00 am

Lodging Plans

Prices may vary depending on the day of booking. Please refer to prices posted/communicated by the lodgings or authorized reservation systems for more accurate pricing.


per person per night
Meals includedNo Meals Included
Private Room
Japanese-style Room
Shared Bath


per person per night
Meals includedDinner & Breakfast Included
Private Room
Japanese-style Room
Shared Bath

Amenities & Facilities

Some amenities (e.g., washers, dryers) may incur charges not listed here.
Air conditioning
Hair dryer

Key Distances & Elevations

< 100 m from the main pilgrim path
walking distance< 1 minute
walking distance0 m
walking distance5 m
walking distance1 minute
walking distance0 m
walking distance9 m
walking distance1 hour 6 minutes
walking distance42 m
walking distance11 m
17.1 km from pilgrimage start: Temple 1 – Ryozenji
1120.6 km to pilgrimage end: Temple 1 – Ryozenji
How are walking times calculated?
Walking times are estimated with a modified approach to Naismith’s rule to account for elevation gains/losses and other practical considerations that require a more conservative bias. The basis of our calculations assumes a speed of 4 kilometers per hour on flat land. Learn more here.


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