Hoshino Resorts

Hoshino Resorts

Lake Biwa's bounty on Mount Hiei

Close to the summit of Kyoto's sacred mountain, this auberge welcomes with splendid views of Japan's largest lake Biwa, and creative French cuisine that integrates time-honored local ways of preparing the harvest of Shiga's fresh waters and fertile plains.

Ipponsugi, Hieizan, Sakyo-ku, Kyoto-shi, Kyoto, 606-0000 Google Maps

Availability

*Availability is based on a 1-room, 1 night stay for 2 people.

"Misfortune-Cleansing Walk" around Hiyoshi Taisha Shine and Enryakuji Temple

Cleanse yourself of misfortunes by helping out with the daily morning tasks and obtaining an official red-seal "temple stamp" at Enryakuji Temple on Mt. Hiei, then receive a specialized blessing at the Hiyoshi Taisha Shrine. Afterwards, enjoy a meal off the guests-only menu at a Tangible Cultural Property-designated soba shop, finishing a day of both sightseeing and spiritual cleansing.

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