I booked via the temple stay website and was also able to reconfirm the booking direct with the temple.
After checking in we were shown to our room. It was large with an ensuite shower wet room.
There were lots of mattresses and duvets in the room so we could make our own beds.
We did the free style stay as we were travelling around South Korea and couldn't work the scheduled temple program into our travel itinerary.
With this free style stay we were able to have free time to walk around the temple grounds looking at the various buildings plus hiking to nearby hermitages.
At the set time we went for our dinner that we ate in the same dining room with the monks. The food was vegetarian and delicious.
After the meal we watched a drum ceremony plus the monks praying inside a temple. After this we and the other visitors spent some time with a monk talking which was enjoyable.
The next morning we had a delicious breakfast before leaving.
The temple setting was peaceful in a beautiful location. If we visit South Korea we would stay here again but for the scheduled temple stay.
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