Hakone Airu

If you are looking for unique ryokans in Hakone, I think you should stay at Hakone Airu.  It’s kind of a mix of a Southeast Asian and Japanese-style ryokan.  It’s a lovely place, well-designed and decorated.  Perhaps if you are looking for rooms with outdoor private hot springs, I would highly recommend it.  Each room…

Hilton Odawara Resort & Spa

If you are looking for amazing resort hotels near Tokyo, I would highly recommend staying at Hilton Odawara Resort & Spa.  It takes just around 30min from Tokyo Station by Tokaido-Sanyo Shinkansen.  Perhaps, if you are looking for modern rooms with beautiful ocean views for a weekend trip, you should stay here.  The property has…

Kanaya Resort Hakone

If you are looking for sophisticated venues for special occasions in Hakone, I would highly recommend staying at Kanaya Resort Hakone.  Perhaps, if you are looking for small luxury hotels in Hakone, I really think you should stay here.  Each room has a wonderful outdoor hot spring.  This is like a hideaway for adults.  There…

Bar Hotel Hakone Kazan

Bar Hotel Hakone Kazan is very unique.  If you love drinking, I really think you should stay here.  There is surprisingly a variety of complimentary alcoholic beverages, such as wine, beer, champagne, whiskey, scotch, bourbon, brandy, Japanese sake, Shochu, and cocktail, etc.  Don’t you drink a lot of alcohol?  Don’t worry, there is a variety…

Hakone Hisui Hotel

If you are looking for modern resort hotels with hot springs in Hakone, I really think you should stay at Hakone Hisui Hotel.  This is like a hideaway for adults.  If you are a hot spring freak, you should book a room with a private hot spring.  The ambiance is sophisticated, serene, and tranquil.  The…

Hakone Ryouriyado Ryokan Kyuan

If you are looking for small modern ryokans in Hakone, I really think you should stay at Hakone Kyuan.  This is like a secret hideaway for adults.  There are 10 rooms only.  We didn’t see other guests during our stay.  Absolutely, Hakone Kyuan completely emphasizes private experiences for each guest.  Perhaps, if you are looking…

Gora Hanaougi

If you are looking for modern Japanese-style mountain huts in Hakone, I really think you should stay at Gora Hanaougi.  The ambiance is family-oriented, tranquil, and cozy.  There are 20 rooms only.  Everything, such as furniture, interior, and decorations, etc., tends to be sophisticated.  Facilities tend to be a bit worn out, though.  Perhaps, if…

Matsuzakaya Honten

If you are looking for authentic luxury ryokans with private hot springs, I really think you should stay at Matsuzakaya Honten.  The spring quality would be the best in Hakone.  You may become a hot spring freak if you try them.  Once we entered the gate, we felt that we were being pulled into old-Japan. …

Musashino Bekkan

If you are looking for authentic small ryokans in Hakone, I would highly recommend staying at Musashino Bekkan.  There are 20 rooms only.  Perhaps, if you are a hot spring freak, I really think you should stay here.  There are wonderful indoor and outdoor hot springs in-house.  On the other hand, if this is your…

Hakone Retreat Villa 1/f

This is my cup of tea.  This luxury mountain villa is truly sophisticated.  This is like a hideaway for adults.  If you are looking for rustic modern resort villas in Hakone, I would highly recommend staying at Hakone Retreat Villa 1/f.  Absolutory this is a perfect venue for a rejuvenating and refreshing oasis.  A one-night…

Yoshimatsu

If you are looking for an authentic ryokan adventure in Hakone, you should stay at Yoshimatsu.  The property is absolutely a lovely place in Hakone.   You can appreciate the old-world beauty of the well-kept garden.  Perhaps, if you are looking for rooms with private hot springs, I would highly recommend it.  On the other hand,…

Kansuiro

If you are a connoisseur of Japan, I would highly recommend staying at Kansuiro.  Perhaps if you are looking for authentic small ryokans with a long history, I really think you should stay here.  On the other hand, if this is your first time staying at ryokans, I wouldn’t recommend it.  Facilities tend to be…

Fukuzumiro

 If you are a connoisseur of Japan, I would highly recommend staying at Fukuzumiro.  This is like a museum.  If you are keen on Japanese architecture, interior, furniture, decorations, pure hot springs, and authentic food, etc., I really think you should stay here.  Absolutory you can discover the traditional Japanese way of life.  On the…

Ichiitei Hakone

If you are looking for authentic luxury ryokans in Hakone, I would highly recommend staying at Ichiitei Hakone.  Perhaps, if you are a connoisseur of Japan, I really think you should stay here.  The property emphasizes private experiences for each guest.  There are 6 rooms only.  We didn’t see other guests during our stay.  This…

Hakone Suishoen

 If you are looking for small luxury modern ryokans in Hakone, I would highly recommend Hakone Suishoen.  This is one of the best in Hakone.  There are 23 rooms.  Absolutely, the ryokan completely emphasizes private experiences for each guest.  Perhaps, if you are looking for modern rooms with private hot springs, I really think you…

Aura Tachibana

Aura Tachibana wouldn’t be luxury, but very cozy.  If this is your first-time visit Hakone, I would highly recommend staying at Aura Tachibana.  Access to the property would be very easy.  Perhaps if you are looking for modern rooms with private hot springs, I really think you should stay here.  The ambiance is cozy, friendly,…

Hyatt Regency Hakone Resort & Spa

To be frank, the resort would be the best in Japan if compared to other Hyatt Regency brand.  If you are looking for modern resort hotels in Hakone, I would highly recommend staying at Hyatt Regency Hakone Resort & Spa.  There are many return guests all year round.  Perhaps, if you are looking for rooms…

Hakone Kowakien Tenyu

If you are looking for modern ryokans with outdoor private hot springs in Hakone, I would highly recommend staying at Hakone Kowakien Tenyu.  Each room has an outdoor private one.  Perhaps if this is your first time staying at ryokans, I really think you should stay here.  Facilities tend to be the latest.  You wouldn’t…

Kinnotake Tonosawa

If you are looking for luxury modern rooms with outdoor private hot springs in Hakone, you should stay at Kinnotake Tonosawa.  Perhaps if you are looking for venues for special occasions, I would highly recommend it. On the other hand, if you are looking for an authentic ryokan adventure, this is not.  The ambiance is…

Hakone Kamon Ryokan

If you are looking for modern ryokans with a variety of communal hot springs near Hakone-Yumoto Station, I would highly recommend staying at Hakone Kamon Ryokan.  Perhaps, if you are looking for modern rooms with private hot springs, I really think you should stay here.  The ryokan would be great for couples, families with children,…

Hakone Ashinoko Hanaori

If you are looking for modern resort hotels in Hakone, I really think you should stay at Hakone Ashinoko Hanaori.  This resort opened in Aug 2017.  It wouldn’t be luxury but stylish with a great location in Hakone.  Perhaps, if this is your first visit Hakone, I would highly recommend it.  Facilities tend to be the…

Kita no Kaze Saryo

If you are looking for small modern auberge ryokans in Hakone, I would highly recommend staying at Kita no Kaze Saryo.  There are 10 rooms only.  The property completely emphasizes private experiences for each guest.  This is like a hideaway for adults.   Each room has an outdoor private hot spring.  We didn’t see other guests…

Gora Hanaougi Madoka No Mori

This is my cup of tea.  If you are looking for luxury Japanese mountain hut-style ryokans in Hakone, I really think you should stay at Gora Hanaougi Madoka No Mori.  This is like a hideaway for adults.  There are only 20 rooms.  Perhaps if you are a hot spring freak, I would highly recommend it. …

Gora Kadan

Japan is blessed with many fine hotels and ryokans, but this is indisputably one of the best.  If you want to get much of an immersive “first-class ryokan” experience in Hakone, I really think you should stay at Gora Kadan.  Perhaps, if you are a connoisseur of Japan, I would highly recommend it.  This is…

Senkyoro

If you are looking for luxury authentic ryokans with large traditional beautiful gardens, I really think you should stay at Senkyoro.  Perhaps, if you are looking for authentic Japanese-style rooms with outdoor private hot springs in Hakone, I would highly recommend staying here.  On the other hand, if you are looking for modern ryokans in…

Seikansou

If you are looking for small ryokans with outdoor private hot springs, you should stay at Seikansou.  Each room has an outdoor private hot spring.  There are 9 rooms only.  We didn’t see other guests during our stay even though the property was fully booked.  The property completely emphasizes private experiences for each guest.  This…

Kijitei Hoeiso

If you are looking for Japanese-style mountain huts in rich nature, I would highly recommend staying at Kijitei Hoeiso.  Perhaps, if you want to experience something unique in Japanese ways, I really think you should stay here.  Kijitei Hoeiso wouldn’t be luxury, but the ambiance would be very cozy, charming, and quaint.  The property would…

Gyokutei

If you are a connoisseur of Japan, I would highly recommend staying at Gyokutei.  Once we entered the property, we felt that we were pulled into old-Japan with the room and the garden all being perfectly Japanese.  The property has only 8 rooms on a large site.  Each room has an indoor private hot spring….

Hananoyado Fukuya

This is my cup of tea.  If you are looking for small authentic ryokans with private hot springs, I really think you should stay at Hananoyado Fukuya.  It’s like a secret hideaway for adults.  There are 6 rooms only.  Most of the rooms have outdoor private hot springs.  The property would emphasize private experiences for…

Hakone Yuyado Zen

Hakone Yuyado Zen is like a secret hideaway for adults in Hakone.  There are 9 rooms only.  If you are looking for modern rooms with private hot springs, I really think you should stay here.  Each room has a nice private hot spring.  On top of that, the spring quality is one of the best…

Kinnotake Sengokuhara

If you are looking for luxury modern ryokans for romantic couples in Hakone, I really think that you should stay at Kinnotake Sengokuhara.  This is absolutely hideaway for adults.  Each room has a wonderful outdoor hot spring.  The spring quality is amazing.  Perhaps, if you are looking for perfect venues for special occasions, I would…

Hakone Gora Byakudan

If you are looking for luxury modern ryokans with outdoor private hot springs, I would highly recommend staying at Hakone Gora Byakudan.  Each room has a wonderful private outdoor hot spring.  Perhaps, if this is your first time staying at ryokans, I would highly recommend it.  Facilities tend to be the latest.  You wouldn’t feel…

Hakone Tokinoshizuku

If you are looking for luxury modern ryokans with amazing outdoor private hot springs in Hakone, I really think you should stay at Hakone Tokinoshizuku.  This is like a hideaway for adults.  There are 8 rooms only.  Each room has a wonderful outdoor private hot spring.  Perhaps, if you are looking for auberge ryokans, I…