Set in Hakone’s natural beauty, Gora Kadan is located a 5-minute walk from Gora Station on the Hakone Tozan Line. Guests can leisurely soak in the hot spring bath, relax with a massage treatment. Free WiFi and free private parking is available. Gora Kadan is a member of Relais & Chateaux. The 24-hour front desk at Kadan Gora offers free luggage storage, concierge service and currency exchange. Shuttle service to the ryokan is also available upon request. Guests have free access to the indoor pool and fitness center. Featuring mountain views, all rooms are fitted with a flat-screen TV, an electric kettle and a fridge. Rooms also come with a private bathroom with free toiletries and a hairdryer. Some rooms have a seating area to relax in after a busy day. Guests can savor traditional Japanese meals featuring fresh seasonal ingredients and beautiful garnishes at the on-site restaurant. Popular attractions in the area like the Hakone Open Air Museum and Hakone Gora Park can be reached within a 10-minute walk. Lake Ashi is a 25-minute drive away while the nearest airport is Haneda Airport, a 100-minute drive from the property.

Couples in particular like the location – they rated it 9.6 for a two-person trip.

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Property highlights

Top Location: Highly rated by recent guests (9.6)

Want a great night's sleep? This property was highly rated for its very comfy beds.

Breakfast Info

Asian

Free Private Parking Available On Site

Open-air bath, ​Public Bath, ​Hot spring bath


Availability

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Room Type
Number of guests
 
Bedroom :
2 twin beds
and
2 futon beds
Living room:
1 sofa bed
2 twin beds
and
2 futon beds
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Property practices

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Guest reviews

Categories:

Staff
9.8
Facilities
9.5
Cleanliness
9.6
Comfort
9.7
Value for money
8.6
Location
9.6
Free Wifi
9.4
High score for Hakone
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  • Eliana
    United States of America United States of America
    It is an experience to stay in a traditional Ryokan and this is a very special one, the facilities and the gardens are beautiful, the peace and balance of this place is unique Our Nakai san was adorable she was next to us for our whole stay,...
  • Sue
    United States of America United States of America
    Gorgeous surroundings and architecture. The staff was incredibly welcoming and the onsen was exquisite.
  • Poy
    Thailand Thailand
    Peaceful environment. Great facility. The room is very clean.

Managed by 強羅花壇株式会社

Company review score: 9.8Based on 346 reviews from 1 property
1 managed property

Company info

History 1952:Established Gora Kadan on property of a former imperial family summer retreat. 1989:After Massive renovation, Gora Kadan became a current style. 1992:Became the first Japan member of Relais & Chateaux . 2010:Build 2 Villa Suites 2021:Build 2 Bettei Annex Suites

Property info

A stay in Gôra Kadan, the former retreat of the Imperial Family, Kanin-no-miya, situated in the heart of Hakone National Park, is an invitation to bring your five senses to life by immersing yourself in the ancient Japanese way of life. Listen to the gentle swoosh of a sliding wall made of rice paper, smell the fragrant flower incense, taste the traditional Kaiseki cuisine and feel the touch of silk. This calm retreat is located in an area known for its springs, which are heated by volcanic rocks. The suites have been designed in a minimalist style, and the hotel’s facilities include a swimming pool, stone hammam, and spa.

Neighborhood info

Easy access to Gora Station where the Hakone tozan line and the cable car depart. Surrounded by many museum include Hakone Open Air Museum.

Languages Spoken

English,Japanese

Area info

Amenities of Gora Kadan
Great facilities! Review score, 9.5

Most popular amenities
  • Indoor swimming pool
  • Non-smoking rooms
  • Free parking
  • Family rooms
  • Hot spring bath
  • Free Wifi
  • Spa
  • Airport shuttle
  • Bar
Bathroom
  • Toilet paper
  • Towels
  • Bathtub or shower
  • Private Bathroom
  • Toilet
  • Free toiletries
  • Hairdryer
  • Bathtub
  • Shower
Bedroom
  • Linens
  • Wardrobe or closet
  • Alarm clock
View
  • Mountain view
  • Garden view
  • View
Outdoors
  • Terrace
  • Garden
Kitchen
  • Electric kettle
  • Refrigerator
Room Amenities
  • Tatami (traditional Japanese flooring)
  • Socket near the bed
  • Clothes rack
Activities
  • Walking tours
    Additional charge
  • Evening entertainment
    Additional charge
  • Hiking
    Off-site
  • Golf course (within 2 miles)
    Additional charge
  • Tennis court
    Additional chargeOff-site
Living Area
  • Sitting area
Media & Technology
  • Streaming service (like Netflix)
  • Flat-screen TV
  • Telephone
  • TV
Food & Drink
  • Coffee house on site
  • Wine/Champagne
    Additional charge
  • Kids' meals
    Additional charge
  • Special diet meals (on request)
  • Breakfast in the room
  • Bar
  • Minibar
Internet
Wifi is available in the rooms and is free of charge.
Parking
Free private parking is available on site (reservation is not needed).
  • Valet parking
  • Electric vehicle charging station
Front Desk Services
  • Invoice provided
  • Private check-in/out
  • Concierge
  • Baggage storage
  • Tour desk
  • Currency exchange
  • 24-hour front desk
Entertainment & Family Services
  • Board games/Puzzles
  • Board games/puzzles
Cleaning Services
  • Daily housekeeping
  • Suit press
  • Ironing service
Business Facilities
  • Fax/Photocopying
    Additional charge
  • Business center
    Additional charge
  • Meeting/Banquet facilities
    Additional charge
Safety & security
  • Fire extinguishers
  • CCTV outside property
  • CCTV in common areas
  • Smoke alarms
  • Key access
  • Safe
General
  • Shuttle service
  • Grocery deliveries
    Additional charge
  • Convenience store on site
  • Shared lounge/TV area
  • Designated smoking area
  • Air conditioning
  • Smoke-free property
  • Wake-up service
  • Heating
  • Car rental
  • Elevator
  • Family rooms
  • Airport shuttle
    Additional charge
  • Non-smoking rooms
  • Wake-up service/Alarm clock
  • Room service
Accessibility
  • Upper floors accessible by elevator
Indoor swimming pool
Free!
  • Open all year
  • All ages welcome
  • Heated pool
Spa
  • Fitness
  • Massage chair
  • Spa facilities
  • Body scrub
  • Body treatments
  • Facial treatments
  • Beauty services
  • Public Bath
  • Open-air bath
  • Hot spring bath
  • Turkish/Steam Bath
  • Hot tub/Jacuzzi
  • Massage
    Additional charge
  • Spa
    Additional charge
  • Fitness center
  • Sauna
Languages Spoken
  • English
  • Japanese

House rules

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Check-in

From 3:00 PM to 7:00 PM

Check-out

Until 11:00 AM

 

Cancellation/
prepayment

Cancellation and prepayment policies vary according to accommodations type. Please enter the dates of your stay and check what conditions apply to your preferred room.

Children & Beds

Child policies

Children of all ages are welcome.

Children 13 and above will be charged as adults at this property.

To see correct prices and occupancy info, add the number and ages of children in your group to your search.

Crib and extra bed policies

Cribs and extra beds aren't available at this property.

No age restriction

There's no age requirement for check-in

Mastercard Visa UnionPay credit card UC NICOS JCB Diners Club American Express Cash is not accepted Gora Kadan accepts these cards and reserves the right to temporarily hold an amount prior to arrival.


Smoking

Smoking is not allowed.

Parties

Parties/events are not allowed

Pets

Pets are not allowed.

The fine print
Must-know information for guests at this property

- Please check-in by 18:00. Please inform the property if you expect to arrive at a later time.

- Please inform the property in advance if you are with children. Otherwise the property may not be able to prepare proper meals and bedding.

- Guests may not be served dinner after 19:00, and no refund will be given.

- Please note that prepayment is required to secure guest reservation. The property will contact guests with payment instructions after booking.

A traditional Japanese kaiseki multi-course meal is provided. Please inform the property at least 1 day in advance if guests have any food allergies or dietary needs.

Please inform Gora Kadan of your expected arrival time in advance. You can use the Special Requests box when booking, or contact the property directly using the contact details in your confirmation.

Guests with tattoos may not be permitted to use the property’s public bathing areas or other facilities where the tattoos might be visible to other guests.

This property does not accommodate bachelor(ette) or similar parties.

Guests under the age of 18 can only check in with a parent or official guardian.

In accordance with government guidelines to minimize transmission of the coronavirus (COVID-19), this property currently isn't accepting guests from certain countries on dates where such guidelines exist.

In response to the coronavirus (COVID-19), additional safety and sanitation measures are in effect at this property.

Food and beverage services at this property may be limited or unavailable due to the coronavirus (COVID-19).

In accordance with government guidelines to minimize transmission of the coronavirus (COVID-19), this property can only accept bookings from essential workers/permitted travelers on dates where such guidelines exist. Reasonable evidence must be provided on arrival. If it isn't provided, your booking will be canceled on arrival.

Due to the coronavirus (COVID-19), this property is taking steps to protect the safety of guests and staff. Certain services and amenities may be reduced or unavailable as a result.

Due to the coronavirus (COVID-19), this property has reduced reception and service hours.

In accordance with government guidelines to minimize transmission of the coronavirus (COVID-19), this property may request additional documentation from guests to validate identity, travel itinerary, and other relevant info on dates where such guidelines exist.

Due to the coronavirus (COVID-19), make sure you're booking this property in accordance with the destination's local government guidelines, including (but not limited to) the purpose of travel and maximum group size.

Due to the coronavirus (COVID-19), wearing a face mask is mandatory in all indoor common areas.

It's not possible to stay at this property for coronavirus (COVID-19) quarantine purposes.

FAQs about Gora Kadan

  • Yes, this hotel has a pool. See details about the pool and other facilities on this page.

  • Check-in at Gora Kadan is from 3:00 PM, and check-out is until 11:00 AM.

  • Yes, there's a hot tub. You can find out more about this and the other facilities at Gora Kadan on this page.

  • Room options at Gora Kadan include:

    • Villa
    • Suite
    • Quad
    • Triple
    • Twin
    • Family

  • Gora Kadan offers the following activities/services (charges may apply):

    • Spa
    • Fitness center
    • Hot tub/Jacuzzi
    • Sauna
    • Massage
    • Turkish/Steam Bath
    • Hiking
    • Tennis court
    • Golf course (within 2 miles)
    • Evening entertainment
    • Public Bath
    • Hot spring bath
    • Swimming pool
    • Walking tours
    • Beauty services
    • Open-air bath
    • Facial treatments
    • Body treatments
    • Body scrub
    • Spa facilities
    • Massage chair
    • Fitness

  • Guests staying at Gora Kadan can enjoy a highly-rated breakfast during their stay (guest review score: 8.9).

    Breakfast option(s) include:

    • Asian

  • Yes, Gora Kadan is popular with guests booking family stays.

  • The prices at Gora Kadan may vary depending on your stay (e.g. dates, hotel's policy etc.). To see prices, enter your dates.

  • Gora Kadan is 3.1 miles from the center of Hakone. All distances are measured in straight lines. Actual travel distances may vary.