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Thanks to ALL the guests who ever stayed at my listings,
Now I am the MOST REVIEWED HOST among Hakone area, one of the most beloved Hot Spring sites in Japan !!
At the same time, thanks to the support and encouragement from all guests,
Now I'm now running BIGGEST number of listings in Hakone area, among all hosts in Hakone town.
I owe these really to all the Airbnb guests from all over the world.
I and my staff thank you so much and DO swear we'll keep on putting our heart and soul into our service!!
This room is one of the 9rooms offered by Kanon, one of two accommodations I'm running in Hakone.
Your private room has a window so that you can fully enjoy the great view of Hakone mountains!
Your private room's floor is by Tatami, the Japanese traditional floor style. Please enjoy them.
Your private room has,
5.Hot water pot
7.Simple Japanese tea set
8.Futon(Japanese bedding system)for each person.
Though your private room doesn't have toilet and shower inside, you can use public toilet in the hallway ( it's perfectly cleaned) and shower in our hotspring.
Size of room ... more than 12m2, depends on the number of the people staying.
Kanon is offering 9 rooms in Airbnb, this is why at the end of the title of this Listing written as "K1". Each rooms have totally same quality. This room you are checking right now is one of the 9 rooms, not better than the other 8 rooms, not worse than the other 8 rooms at the same time. The quality of each rooms are totally same. Guest Access1.Robby area ( served free wifi)
2.Private Hotspring serving pure Hakone Onsen for 24hrs.
The source of our Onsen is at Hakone Ohwakudani,one of the most famous and popular sightseeing spot mountain in Hakone.
You can take shower in Hotspring as well. There we serve Body-soap, shampoo and hair-conditioner for free. Hair dryers are also free to use.
3.Public Hotspring in Suirinso,the sister store of ours,standing just next to Kanon. You can use the public Onsen in Suirinso with no extra charge.
4.Terrace in Suirinso ( Great Hakone mountains view you can enjoy!) Interaction with GuestsWhenever you have any problem, you only have to ask us help. We're 200% willing to help you.
[ Please Notice ]
This listing does not include any meals. About meals we recommend,
1. Going out to eat somewhere near to us. Telling the truth, most of our guests do so. We don't force any Curfew so that you can come back whenever you want to.
If you look for somewhere to eat, Gora-Station area is recommended. There are many places to eat, Sushi, Ramen, or else. Takes only 15mins walk from our place.
Also the restaurant around Open-air museum station are nice as well.
Inside of the room in our place, we serve " Restaurants list near to us", so please check them out as well.
2. A few nice Sushi restaurants and 1 Japanese casual restaurant can serve the Meal Delivery Service to our place.
The menu lists are inside of your room, you only have to choose which one to order, then talk to us.
We will give a call to the restaurant to tell them the order from you.
One thing, Please notice that we have to make the order call before 19:00. So please talk to us before 19:00, if you want to order the dinner for the night.
3. You can bring in foods and drinks which you bought outside of our accommodation, of course without any extra charge. Dinner can be solved by the 2 options above, but when it comes to breakfast, we think you'd better buy some food beforehand and bring them into our accommodation. Your private room has a small fridge ( big enough to keep breakfast in!). Also you can use hot water served in your private room and in our lobby area. Also you can use our microwave ( in our lobby area ) to warm your foods up. The nearest convenience store to our place is located 10mins walk from us. The NeighborhoodIn Hakone we have many must-go sightseeing spots.
Also in Gora you can easily find a lot of good restaurants, serving Sushi, Soba and some other Casual Japanese style meals.
We're just 5mins walk away from the nearest station, so that we can be your good base for your Hakone-round-trip. Getting Around( From Tokyo )
1. Come to Odawara station by superexpress, or come to Yumoto station by another railway.
2. From Yumoto station, please take Hakone-Tozan-Railway, to Gora station.
3. From Gora station, please take Cable Car, to Naka-Gora station.
4. Get off the cable car, at the right side of the train.
5. Walk straight, then you can find our signboard on the right side of the street. There turn right and walk down the slope for 50m, then you'll see our entrance. For total takes 5min from Naka-Gora station.
! Be sure you get off the cable car, from the Right side of the train, because the doors on the both side will open.
! The last train from Yumoto to Gora station will be around 22:00 - 23:00. But the last train from Gora to Naka-Gora station is around 19:00. So, if you arrived at Gora-station after 19:00, please take a taxi from Gora station to our place. It takes about 800yen to get to our place. Other Things to NoteWe accept Checking-in from 15:00. Before 15:00 you can come by to leave your luggage in our free lockers.
Please come to our accommodation until 20:00. If you are going to be late, please be sure to email us until 17:00 so that we can prepare some info board and the room key left for your arrival.
In our accommodation we take only Japanese Yen by cash. We cannot accept credit card in our place.
Also, we need you to pay "Hakone-town Hot Spring tax"when you check out our place. This is 150 Japanese Yen ( around 1 to 1.5 US dollar ) by each person per one night. Thank you for your understanding.
Below I put the FAQs of my listings. If you have any questions, you may be able to find the answers to them below :)
Also, asap you complete your booking via Airbnb, we'll send you a message which contains,
/URL which links to our FAQs webpage,
/URL which links to our Access Map,
/URL which links to our location at a major internet Map,
/URL which links to the website contains many valuable information about "How to enjoy Hakone to its fullest",
/My SNS accounts on major SNS services.
So, if you're an optimistic and easy-going traveler, maybe you can skip the info below :) Actually it's really long...
Now it starts!
1.What is the best way to reach the property from Tokyo?
>( From Tokyo )
Come to Odawara station by superexpress, or come to Yumoto station by another railway.
From Yumoto station, please take Hakone-Tozan-Railway, to Gora station.
From Gora station, please take Cable Car, to Naka-Gora station.
Get off the cable car, at the right side of the train.
Walk straight, then you can find us on the right side of the street. Takes a few mins from Naka-Gora station.
! Be sure you get off the cable car, from the Right side of the train, because the doors on the both side will open.
! The last train from Yumoto to Gora station will be around 22:00 - 23:00. But the last train from Gora to Naka-Gora station is around 19:00. So, if you arrived at Gora-station after 19:00, please take a taxi from Gora station to our place. It takes about 800yen to get to our place.
2.Does each room have Toilet inside? How about shower-room?
>Each rooms doesn't have toilet inside the room. Please use public toilet in the hallway.
No room have shower-room inside. Please use our pubilc Hotsprings' shower-space.
3.Will you set up Futon(Japanese style bed) for us? Or do we do that for ourselves?
>Setting up Futon will be done by selfservice.
There's an instruction in the room, it's easy and fun to try, so please don't be worried about it!
4.Can you keep our luggage before we check-in?
>Our front desk is open from 15:00, so we can keep your luggage from 15:00. Also, before 15:00, you can use free lockers inside of our entrance.
If the free lockers were all full, also you can just leave your luggage in front of our front desk. Our staff would keep them until you come back to check in later. In this case please make sure you bring your valuables with yourself.
5. Do you have bending machines?
>Yes, we have a bending machines for soft-drinks and alcohols.
6.What kind of amenity do you have in the room?
>We have small / big towel, toothbrush, and shaver in each room. Also Yukata(Japanese room wear), slippers and hairdryers are free for rent, served in our lobby area. Hair shampoo,conditioner and body soap are free to use in our public shower-space.
7.What time do you start to serve breakfast?
>Breakfast starts at 8:00.
By the way, meals at our place need to be reserved beforehand.
Meals at our place will be simple Japanese dishes. We're afraid but we cannot serve vegetarian specialized meals.
If you want to have breakfast at our place, please come to our place before 18:00 and talk to my staff there about adding breakfast.
Extra charge for meals will be;
One Breakfast : 1,000JPY
These extra charge has be to be payed by JPY cash ( no credit card), at the front desk of our inns.
8.Will breakfast be served in our room? Or in restaurant?
>It will be served in the restaurant. Also we can lend you a plate which you can use to bring your meal to your room by yourself. By using this plate, you can have your meal in your room.
9.Can you call for a taxi when we checkout?
>Sure. Please talk to our staff.
10.Can you serve us dinner/breakfast even if we did't make the reservation for it beforehand?
>Dinner we can't. Breakfast could be available if you could come before 18:00 and talk to my staff there about adding.
However, a few restaurants around our place can serve you Meal Delivery Service. The menu is set up in your room( English), 2 Sushi restaurants and 1 casual Japanese style restaurant can bring their meal to your room directly. Please be sure you have to make order until 19:00.
Also we have several restaurants around us. We have the lists of restaurants around us, the list is set up in your room as well.
11.We have food allergy,can you serve us special menu for us?( Also about vegetarian menu)
>We wish we could, but we can't.
12.Can you come to pick us up at the station? Can you give us a ride from your hotel to the station?
>Sorry, but we can't. However, it takes only 5 minutes from our nearest station to our place, also even if you take taxi from Gora station, it takes only about 800yen.
13.Can we bring in some food / beverage which we bought outside of your place?
14. Is there any convenience store around your place?
>It's about 10min walk from our place to the nearest convenience store.
15. How can we make sure that our reservation is confirmed?
>If you're worried, please send us a message via Airbnb.
We can check your reservation information and reply asap.
16.Until what time do we have to check in?
>Please check in before 20:00. You can go out to eat/drink whenever you want, after you check in.
17.From what time can we check in?
>We accept check-in from 15:00.
18.Until what time do we have to check-out ?
>Until 10:00 in the morning,please.
19.I'm pregnant. Is there any medical problem if I try the Onsen in your place? Also, can infant try your Onsen?
>Actually, our Onsen (hotspring) is 100 percent pure, at the same time it means it's strong. Please ask for medical opinion to your doctor before you try our Onsen when you are pregnant, for your coming baby. Same thing can be said about infant's try to our onsen.
20.Can we use credit card in your place?
>Sorry, but we take only Japanese Yen by Cash. However, actually, the room fee payment will be done when you complete booking via Airbnb. So, the only extra charge we need you to pay at our front desk is Hot Spring Tax, 150JPY/person/night.
21. How can we use the Private Onsen in Kanon?
>When you try Private Onsen, we need you to take a PLATE written "Now on use", from the front desk, to the door of each Private Onsen. Also, please lock the door from inside.
1 turn of use should be around 50minutes.
After your Onsen time, please be sure to bring the "Now on use" plate back, to the front desk again.
When you cannot find "Now on use" plate in the front desk, it means that both of the Private Onsen are on use right now.
In that case, please try later, or try our Public onsen, which is inside of Suirinso, a sister store of us, a hostel standing next to us.
22.Tell us about your Cancel policy.
>Our cancel policies are below;
From 7days before you stay; 30 percent.
From 3days before you stay; 50 percent.
From 1day before you stay; 100 percent.
23.Can the staff in the hotel speak in English?
>Staffs in our hotel will try their best to help you in English, but their English might be far from perfect.
If you need a help in good English, please talk to the staff there, then the staff can give a call to me. I'm available for 24hrs, for free!
24. Do you have curfew?
>No. The only curfew you have to keep is what your parents said.
25.Can we sleep in a bed? Or do you only have Futon?
>Sorry but we don't have beds in our accommodation. Please try Japanese bedding, Futon.
26. Is there any Luggage Transfer Service?
>Inside Hakone, you can use "Hakone Carry Service". You can leave your luggage at Hakone Yumoto station, then the carrier will send them to our inn. Also when you check out, you can leave your luggage in our place, then the carrier will send them to Hakone Yumoto Station.
Also, if you want to send your luggage out of Hakone, for example to Osaka, it is possible as well. You only have to talk to our staff, then they shall arrange.
However, if you want to send your luggage abroad from our inn, we have to say that is difficult.
27. How can we get to Mt.Fuji from the inn?
>From Naka-Gora station(the nearest station to our inn), please go down to Gora station by a cable car. Then, from Gora station, take a bus to Gotenba station. From Gotenba station, you can grab another bus to Mt.Fuji.
28. Do we need to pay any extra charge in the accommodation?
>The only one extra charge we need you to pay in the accommodation is, Hakone town Hotsprings Tax. This is 150JPY/person/night.
29. Is tattoo OK in your hotspring?
>Inside the Private Hotsprings of Kanon, no problem. When you try Public Hotsprings in Suirinso (the sister store of ours, standing next us), we would be very happy if you just take note of that, most Japanese people (especially children) are not really used to see tattoos. Children will be happier if you smile at them friendly, so that they can see that tattoo is not something to be afraid of.
30.After check out, is it possible to keep our luggage at the reception?
>No problem. Just please talk to our staff.
31. How can we go to Gotenba Outlet?
>From Naka-Gora station(the nearest station to our inn), please go down to Gora station by a cable car. Then, from Gora station, take a bus to Gotenba station. From Gotenba station, you can grab another bus to the outlet.
32. How can we go to Fuji Q Highland?
>From Naka-Gora station(the nearest station to our inn), please go down to Gora station by a cable car. Then, from Gora station, take a bus to Gotenba station. From Gotenba station, you can grab another bus to there.