KAI Hakone is a modern-style Japanese resort ryokan with tatami-matted rooms, although there are western-style room options too. The rooms are designed to provide a peaceful retreat with modern comforts.
The highlights are the traditional kaiseki cuisine featuring local Hakone dishes and the indoor/ outdoor baths with one wall open to the view of the woods.
I received a warm welcome to KAI Hakone, a modern ryokan renovated with wood and stone, with a juice cocktail in the lobby. This ryokan boasts very comfortable rooms, and lovely views of the nearby river.Reviewed by Guillaume
- Address: 230 Yumoto Chaya, Hakone machi, Ashigarashimo Gun, Kanagawa Pref. 250-0312
- Tel: 0460-85-8126
- Access: It is 20 minutes by car from Odawara station and 7 minutes by car from Hakone Yumoto station. The ryokan does not offer a shuttle-bus service.
- Facilities: Dining room, lounge, library, shop, spa, public hot spring bath.
- Number of rooms: 31
- Check-in: 15:00
- Check-out: 12:00
Tel: 01865 841443
Fax: 01865 841445
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