Surrounded by bamboo trees and hills, Yoshimatsu is a traditional Sukiya-style Ryokan (inn) with beautiful outdoor hot spring baths. Overlooking Mt. Fuji and Lake Ashi, it provides a free shuttle from Hakone Machi Bus Station. Fitted with tatami-mat flooring, these classic Japanese-style rooms are equipped with a flat-screen TV and Yukatas (Japanese-style bathrobes). Private bathrooms have a bathtub. Yoshimatsu is a 5-minute walk from Lake Ashinoko Cruise Station and a 9-minute walk from Lake Ashinoko. It is within a 15-minute walk from Onshi Hakone Park and an 8-minute drive from Narukawa Museum. Breakfast is served in the guest rooms or in the private dining room which the property will assign. Dinner is served to the guest rooms. Dinner, Kyoto-style Kaiseki cuisine, and breakfast, Japanese set menu, are prepared according to the season's freshest ingredients. Guests can enjoy a relaxing stroll around the landscaped gardens and koi ponds. The hotel also provides massage, karaoke rooms and free parking. Free Wi-Fi is available at the lounge.

Couples in particular like the location – they rated it 9.4 for a two-person trip.

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Property highlights

Top Location: Highly rated by recent guests (9.4)

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

Free Private Parking Available On Site

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


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Guest reviews


Value for money
Free Wifi
High score for Hakone
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See what guests loved the most:

  • Jin
    United States of America United States of America
    Attentive + courteous staff members, high-quality + seasonal breakfast and dinner, tranquil + beautiful property
  • Michael
    United States of America United States of America
    The property was absolutely gorgeous and pristine. The atmosphere was so tranquil and peaceful.
  • Max
    United States of America United States of America
    The staff treated us so well. The room and private onsen were beautiful. The dinner was the best thing we ate in Japan, and we got to try a lot of unique food we didn't see elsewhere in Japan.

Area info

Amenities of Yoshimatsu
Great facilities! Review score, 9.8

Most popular amenities
  • Free parking
  • Family rooms
  • Hot spring bath
  • Free Wifi
  • Toilet paper
  • Towels
  • Bidet
  • Bathtub or shower
  • Slippers
  • Private Bathroom
  • Toilet
  • Free toiletries
  • Hairdryer
  • Bathtub
  • Shower
  • Wardrobe or closet
  • Alarm clock
  • Garden
  • Electric kettle
  • Refrigerator
Room Amenities
  • Tatami (traditional Japanese flooring)
  • Karaoke
  • Golf course (within 2 miles)
Living Area
  • Sofa
  • Sitting area
Media & Technology
  • Flat-screen TV
  • Telephone
  • TV
Wifi is available in the rooms and is free of charge.
Free private parking is available on site (reservation is not needed).
  • Electric vehicle charging station
  • Daily housekeeping
  • Baggage storage
  • Fax/Photocopying
    Additional charge
Front Desk Services
  • Invoice provided
Safety & security
  • Fire extinguishers
  • Key access
  • Safe
  • Air conditioning
  • Heating
  • Family rooms
  • Public Bath
  • Open-air bath
  • Hot spring bath
  • Massage
Languages Spoken
  • Japanese

Property practice

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House rules

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From 3:00 PM to 5:00 PM


From 8:30 AM to 11:00 AM



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.


The entrance to the property is closed between 11:00 PM and 6:00 AM

Children & Beds

Child policies

Children not allowed.

Crib and extra bed policies

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

Age restriction

The minimum age for check-in is 18

Mastercard Visa UnionPay credit card Cash Yoshimatsu accepts these cards and reserves the right to temporarily hold an amount prior to arrival.


Parties/events are not allowed


Pets are not allowed.

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

The hotel provides a free shuttle from Hakone Machi Bus Stop between 14:30-17:00. Please leave a note at time of booking if you require this service. Please note that shuttle service is not provided from other places.

When booking for 6 people or more, different policies and additional supplements may apply. Please contact the property directly for more details.

Child rates are applicable to children 12 years and under. Guests with children must inform the property of the number of children and age of each child.

In order to prepare special amenities for men and women, guests are kindly requested to indicate the gender of each guest staying in the room in the Special Requests box when booking.

Please inform the property at least 5 days before the check-in date if you have any food allergies or dietary needs. Please note that depending on the request, the property may not be able to accommodate special meal requests.

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.

Guests must check in by 17:30:00 to eat dinner at this property. Guests who check in after this time may not be served dinner, and no refund will be given.

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

FAQs about Yoshimatsu

  • Room options at Yoshimatsu include:

    • Quad
    • Twin
    • Family
    • Triple

  • Yoshimatsu is 5 miles from the center of Hakone. All distances are measured in straight lines. Actual travel distances may vary.

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

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

    • Massage
    • Karaoke
    • Golf course (within 2 miles)
    • Open-air bath
    • Hot spring bath
    • Public Bath

  • Yes, Yoshimatsu is popular with guests booking family stays.

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