Itsukushima Shrine, a symbol on the Miyajima Island. The shrine was built over the bay anf the grand Torii gate of the shrine appears floating in the water. Miyajima was registered as a UNESCO World Heritage Site in 1996.
Iwaso is located near Itsukushima Shrine, a symbol on the Miyajima Island.
Iwaso, founded in 1854, is an abbreviation of Iwaso has 38 rooms in total. Honkan (Main Building) was built in the 1920's and each room has toilet but no private bathtub & shower. Shinkan (New building) was built in 1081 and each room has toilet Other facilities are, Tea Lounge, Banquet hall (Kangen), Conference room (Kaede), Restaurant (Momiji), Vending machine. Free internet access (LAN) is available.