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About Hakone Hotel Kowakien


Located in Hakone, Japan’s most popular resort area, Hakone Hotel Kowakien is an attractive hotel catering to local Japanese and international travelers alike. A favorite choice for onsen, tucked away in between mountains and nature, Hakone Hotel Kowakien features large bathing areas from an outdoor bath to a Japanese garden bath. Watching beautiful sunsets and trekking along nature paths are also popular activities. With a beautiful environment all-year-round, there is something for everyone here. Book now and come to experience Hakone at Hakone Hotel Kowakien, and bring unforgettable memories of Japan home.
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Internet access

  • Free Wi-Fi in all rooms

Getting around

  • Car park

Things to do, ways to relax

  • Sauna
  • Swimming pool [indoor]
  • Spa
  • Garden

Dining, drinking, and snacking

  • Restaurant(s)
  • Coffee shop
  • Bar
  • Vending machine

Access, services, and conveniences

  • Gift/souvenir shop
  • Daily housekeeping
  • 24-hour front desk
  • Luggage storage
  • Newspapers
  • Elevator
  • Pets allowed
  • Safety deposit boxes
  • Currency exchange
  • Shop(s)
  • Smoking area

For the kids

  • Family room
  • Swimming pool [kids]

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Japanese
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Guests who reserved a room with dinner must check in before 07:40 PM or dinner cannot be served and no refund provided.

Child and extra bed policy
Infant 0-2 year(s) Stay for free if using existing bedding. Note, if you need a cot there may be an extra charge.
Children 3-6 year(s) Must use an extra bed
  • Guests over 6 years old are considered as adults.
  • Extra beds are dependent on the room you choose, please check the individual room capacity for more details.
When booking more than 5 rooms, different policies and additional supplements may apply.
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Useful info

Breakfast Charge (when not included in room rate): 2000 JPY
Check-In From: 2:00 PM
Check-Out Until: 11:00 AM
Number of Floors: 8
Number of Rooms : 220
Reception Open Until: 6:00 PM
Room Voltage: 100
Year Hotel Built: 1959
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Recent customer comments

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Very good

  • Hotel Condition/Cleanliness 7.7
  • Facilities 7.5
  • Location 7.6
  • Room Comfort/Standard 7.7
  • Service 7.9
  • Value for Money 7.4
  • Food/Dining 6.9

Gavin C.
United States
August 23, 2016
Bed Bugs, Dirty and Tired
Superb location and gardens but we paid more than $700.00 per night (high season) for what would cost less than $100.00 in the USA.Two out of the three us were bitten by bed bugs. Bed linens were stained and bath room not very clean. Didn't eat at the hotel because it was so expensive. $50.00 per person for breakfast buffet. Hotel is circa 1960 and has NOT been updated. It is like walking back in time. There must be something better in this general location!

United States
August 14, 2016
good , clean, room tidy.
good , clean, room tidy.

United States
August 14, 2016
good , clean, room tidy.
good , clean, room tidy.

United States
August 14, 2016
good , clean, room tidy.
good , clean, room tidy.

alvin R.
July 18, 2016
Simply Awesome
Classic Japanese Hotel with tatami, onsen, yukata, unique swimming pool, and garden. All in one stop, I recommended this for every type of traveler who want to experience japan style hotel. The location is very easy to reach and even though not all japanese people fluent in english but they are very friendly and helpful to guide us. It can be reached by one bus without changing, directly in front of the hotel from the main station.

Co P.
United States
July 15, 2016
Nice quiet hotel
Very nice hotel and facility.very beautyful garden.location was very awful,hotel locate min the middle of the mountain. It cost expensive take taxi from Odawara station $60 USD one way

alvin R.
July 13, 2016
Awesome Hotel
Very japanese style hotel, onsen and classic japanese robe. Beautiful and peaceful, very recommended for city escape and nature lover. So much attractions in the area, arigato!

steven K.
United States
July 05, 2016
Pool was out of order. Buffett was expensive and average quality.

Michael J.
July 04, 2016
Nice hotel with lovely outlook
Nice hotel with lovely outlook. Across the road from the Yunessun which we really enjoyed. We arrived late in the afternoon and the Yunessun was not very busy. Our boys 6 & 7 years really enjoyed the outdoor slides. The hotel provided vouchers but still quite an expensive afternoon. The hotel is a bit out of town but there is a bus stop out the front of the hotel. If using the transport ensure you get the Hakone free pass purchased at Odawara train station. The interior of the hotel is clean but a bit dated. We didn't eat at hotel and there is a 7/11 next door. Comfortable beds but pillows quite hard. Bathrooms clean and nice toiletries. Staff friendly.

Wai W.
Hong Kong
June 30, 2016
Good environment and service
The room is clean ,staff are nice. The environment in the hotel is relaxing. It is a good choice for tourists who want a cheaper price but a good environment


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