Fujiya Hotel

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Hakone Fujiya Hotel for Japan Travel Packages (JapanTravelPackages.com)
Hakone Fujiya Hotel for Japan Travel Packages (JapanTravelPackages.com)

The Fujiya Hotel is a historic hotel in Hakone that opened in 1878.  Many famous guests have stayed there, including John Lennon and Yoko Ono. Fujiya Hotel features Meiji Era architecture and offers indoor and outdoor pools, a spa and a restaurant which is set in a converted Imperial Villa called Kikka-so Inn. Rooms feature bathtubs with natural hot-spring water.  There are five different buildings with rooms that were constructed between 1891 and 1960, providing a variety of styles and decors. All rooms are non-smoking, and come with air conditioning and a private bathroom.  The hotel has private and public hot-spring baths, a garden and greenhouse, shops and museum. Massage services are also offered. The hotel's indoor pool uses natural hot-spring water, and bathing suits can be borrowed free of charge.  There are a few dining choices in the hotel including French cuisine in an elegant space, Grill Wisteria offers Western dishes and Kikka-so Inn serves traditional Japanese kaiseki dinners. A bar, lounge and bakery are available.
The Gora area and Hakone-Yumoto Train Station are a 15-minute drive. Hakone-Jinja Shrine and Owakudani Valley are about 6.2 miles away. The hotel offers a free shuttle from nearby Miyanoshita Train Station (call upon arrival at station to use).