One of wellknown hotels in Hakone among Japanese people is this Fujiya hotel.
This hotel is famous for not only more than 130 years running and has Meiji era classic style, but also many interenational celebrities ever stayed such as John Lennon, Charles Chaplin or Helen Keller etc.
This hotel used to be only for foreign guests. So this is very histrical hotel but not ryokan style. With many classical Western interior decorating and furniture, you may feel like you are staying at a Manor hotel in Europe.
There are several buildings from old to new, you can choose classical to newly built buildings.
Hakone is famous for Onsen spa place, you can enjoy natural hot spring at hotel’s public bath and in the bath room of your private room.
The bakery of the hotel is popular. Many Hakone visitors visit the hotel just to buy Fujiya’s bread. You can have them at breakfast. Taste them and know why they are popular.
Feel the history of Japan and Hakone. Be John Lennon or Charles Chaplin. Staying at Fujiya hotel, you will know why they loved staying here.
Address: 359 Miyanoshita, Hakone-machi, Ashigarashimo-gun, Kanagawa 250-0404