"Hakone Kowaki-en Yunessun" is a unique theme park that utilizes the wealth of hot spring water in Hakone. The park is divided into normal bathing areas, which center on authentic open-air hot spring baths, and areas where bathing costumes may be worn.
The normal bathing area, "Mori No Yu", features spacious open-air hot spring baths, including cypress baths, stoneware baths and bed baths, so that you can relax in comfort.
The bathing suit area is ideal for people who are new to Japanese hot springs, and much like a swimming pool, it allows families and friends to freely enter the hot springs together. You can enjoy 19 different types of bath, including one with a Mediterranean motif, a wine bath, a green tea spa, a Japanese sake spa, and a coffee spa.
Facilities include a swimsuit rental shop (extra payment required) for peace of mind, so you will be fine even if you forgot to bring your own bathing costume.
There is a wide range of shopping and dining establishments, so you can take your time and enjoy a complete day of relaxation at this resort facility.
"Hotel Hatsuhana" stands close to the mountains near Hakone-Yumoto Station. Views of Mt. Yusaka and the murmuring of the Sukumo River encircle the area, which gives the feeling of a completely natural journey. Female guests will be delighted with the "beauty bath", filled with alkaline simple hot spring water with a high ph-value and the spring well is owned by the hotel. Other facilities that are ideal for female guests include the women-only "Yamazakura" spa, which features open-air hot spring baths, sleeping baths and a relaxation salon. You can enjoy all of these wonderful hot springs to yourself in a room with an open-air bath. The room is exclusively for personal use, so you can experience these hot springs in comfort and privacy.
- *There is a limited number of rooms with open-air baths. Please book early. You can relax in a male- or female-only large open-air bath in completely natural scenery while listening to the flow the nearby river.
Enjoy unique Japanese hospitality, including Japanese food and Yukata room wears.
The day-trip-only "Yunosato Okada" hot spring has five sources producing a huge amount of hot spring water in order to welcome you with various spas, including open-air hot springs baths, jacuzzis, and plasma water. The slightly elevated location has some stunning scenery, and the moon and stars can be viewed at night while enjoying a hot spring bath.
Apart from the baths, there are also restaurants, lounges and massage rooms so that you can relax with ease. We recommend our private rooms when you want the comfort of a reserved lounge or bath (fees apply). Access is from Hakone-Yumoto by shuttle bus at a cost of 100 yen (get off at Hotel Okada). As it takes only 20 minutes by foot, you can also get a feel for Japanese culture and nature as you walk through the valley to the hot spring area of Hakone-Yumoto.
Odakyu Hakone Lake Hotel looks out from on high across Hakone's renowned Lake Ashi tourist attraction. The forest that encloses the peaceful alpine surroundings is a perfectly serene location.
Accommodation is available, and the hot spring baths can be enjoyed by guests and non-guests during the day between 11:00 and 16:00. Immerse yourself in an exceptional hot spring bath while savoring the view across the Hakone countryside from the large window in the baths. Bathing during springtime is also famed for its view of rhododendrons in full bloom in the garden. You can also enjoy the alpine hot spring area at your leisure in the free lobby after taking a bath. Why not combine your visit with sightseeing in the Lake Ashi area?
- *In April, 2013, YUBO – MAYU NO MORI reopens!
Enjoy the delights of this outdoor bath space, with its tent-shaped sauna designed in a "cocoon" ("MAYU" in Japanese) motif.
Hotel De Yama has the elegant appearance of a typical aristocratic villa. While there is a sense of history throughout, the interior is modern and there are plenty of services on offer, ensuring that guests will be fully satisfied with the extensive hospitality at this resort.
The hot spring "Azalea bath" at Hotel De Yama will please female guests as the simple alkaline water is said to be "water for beautiful skin." Why not immerse yourself in water for smooth skin? You can enjoy revitalization from your travel weariness in one of the various baths, including open-air hot spring baths, jet baths, and bubble baths, while enjoying the view of Hakone's wooded countryside from the window of the bath.
Guest rooms feature a view of the scrupulously maintained garden, which can be enjoyed in any season. At dinner, guests may choose between French or Japanese cuisine using seasonal ingredients. This hotel offers a more refined stay in Hakone.
"Enospa" can be seen immediately to the right after crossing the Enoshima Ohashi bridge that leads to Enoshima. The inside is divided into a hot spring area and a pool area. Genuine hot springs can be enjoyed in the hot spring area.
The natural source of the water lies 1,500m below ground, and you can enjoy the nice view of sea while bathing.
The pool area are ideal for families and couples as swimming costumes are worn. It has been divided into three unique areas: the bright and open indoor area, the outdoor area that overlooks the sea and the sky, and the cave area. You can relax in any of the differently-themed areas. (Between December and February, "Gensen" on the second floor outdoor area, "color spring" and "Takiizumi" in the first floor cave area are closed for business.)
There are numerous relaxation facilities aside from the hot spring pools, and you may also like to indulge in some treatments. (Partial membership system)
Foods to look forward to include a choice of gourmet restaurants serving fresh seafood and local ingredients, and Japan's famous conveyor-belt sushi.
Mt. Fuji can be seen from afar on clear days.
"Tokaikan" is a historic building that has been designated as a cultural property by Ito City. Conservation repairs were carried out on the building, which was a hot spring ryokan between 1928 and 1997, and it is now open to public as a traditional Japanese wooden structure.
The hot spring baths inside the building have a retro atmosphere, as the original architectural style is maintained by using tiling around the large bath.
The sculpture from which water flows to the bath is also an old artifact. Have a look at it while you are bathing.
Relish the fact that the hot spring is supplied by Kakenagashi as its water spring. We recommend walking from Ito Station to Tokaikan along Yu-no-hana dori, which is steeped in the atmosphere of this historic hot spring area.
"Seaside spa" is a hot spring for daily visits in "Ito Marine Town", a shopping and dining complex along the coast of Ito. The excellent views from the hot spring baths at Seaside Spa look out onto the ocean.
You can enjoy large, terraced baths, open-air baths, and aroma baths, which use plentiful water supplies from 1,000m below ground.
Relax and be refreshed with the wide view of the sea! Opening hours are from early in the morning, so you can enjoy an exceptional view of the sunrise over the sea while bathing. Enjoy dining and shopping in the restaurants and shops of Ito Marine Town.
Here, we will introduce you to a spa that you can enjoy in Tokyo if you haven't got time to travel further. The location is "SPA & WELLNESS Joule" in "Hyatt Regency Tokyo", Shinjuku, Tokyo. This treatment spot will optimize your mental and physical condition.
"SPA & WELLNESS Joule" can be found as the penthouse spa in the Hyatt Regency Tokyo hotel in Shinjuku, Tokyo. You will be welcomed to a space that is completely at odds with the skyscrapers that enclose the area. Hand treatments using natural ingredients such as energy essences, organic clays and natural sea salts are used to refresh your body and spirit.
When calling to make a reservation, a therapist will guide you to find a treatment suited to your physical condition, which is reassuring if you are unsure about which course to choose. If you have sufficient time, the treatment is highly effective after light exercise in the fitness gym, pool, or whirlpool. A highlight of your trip will be leaving the normal behind as you revel in this luxury experience.