We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.
We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.

Laforet Club Hakone Gora Yu no Sumika

1320 Gora, Ashigarashimo-gun, Hakone-machi 250-0408 , Kanagawa Prefecture
Hotel amenities
Laforet Club Hakone Gora Yu no Sumika
Best prices for your stay
Enter dates for best prices
Check In Check Out
Show Prices
Compare best prices from top travel sites
and 1 more site!
A recent review
4 of 5 stars reviewed 4 weeks ago
shaymandel Hyderabad, India
Add Photo Write a Review

76 Reviews from our TripAdvisor Community

Rate and write a review
Roll over, then click to rate
  Click to rate
Traveler rating
    15
    36
    18
    6
    1
See reviews for
37
28
Solo
0
1
Rating summary
  • Sleep Quality
    4 of 5 stars
  • Location
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4 of 5 stars
Traveler tips help you choose the right room.   Room tips (5)
Date | Rating
  • English first
  • French first
  • Italian first
  • Japanese first
  • Portuguese first
  • Spanish first
  • Any
English first
  • All months
    (76)
  • Mar-May only
    (23)
  • Jun-Aug only
    (22)
  • Sep-Nov only
    (18)
  • Dec-Feb only
    (13)
All months
Hyderabad, India
Level Contributor
10 reviews
6 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

A nice hotel, great view, very clean and tidy, very quiet atmosphere. There is a joint onsen in the facility, and we also had one in our room, with view to the mountains - it was not large but enough for 2 people, with nice view to the mountains. One of the few places that allowed us to stay 4... More 

Was this review helpful? Yes
Level Contributor
3 reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 17, 2015

This hotel was our favourite on our whole trip! We arrived in the pouring rain after the long train ride and were soaking wet so the private onsen (hot tub) in our room was amazing! Staff was friendly, and breakfast was nice but it was traditional Japanese incase some people do not like that. It is a perfect cross between... More 

Was this review helpful? Yes
Level Contributor
37 reviews
11 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 26, 2015

*Important* Take the cable train from the bottom (Gora) to the 3rd stop (Nakagora) and get off at the *right-hand* side. Do not attempt to walk to hotel from Gora with heavy suit cases, its up a hill and quite far. Liked- Very clean (remove shoes before entering hotel) Big rooms Interior of hotel and rooms are very pretty (see... More 

Was this review helpful? Yes 2
London, United Kingdom
Level Contributor
25 reviews
9 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 18 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 26, 2015

This was a lovely little hotel in Hakone and would thoroughly recommend. Pros - in room hot tubs! Volcanic waters straight to your bedside. Was so great to wake up in the morning and step into hot spa waters first thing (the pools are constantly filled, i.e. Always hot and full), chill for a few mins and then shower and... More 

Was this review helpful? Yes
Level Contributor
14 reviews
10 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 25, 2015

Transportation took quite a long time.. When you arrived at the hakone main station, go to platform #3 for hakone tozan train - drop off at gora station. Then take Hakone tozan cable car and get off at nakagora station. (** remember to get off from the right side from the cablecar). 5-10mins walk from station to the hotel. Very... More 

Was this review helpful? Yes 1
Tehran
Level Contributor
10 reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 6, 2015

My first experience of removing the shoes before entering the lobby and i liked it. The whole hotel area no shoes :-) We have the in room open air bath and i like the western japanese style.. In room kimonos ,tatami, etc But I prefer more international buffet for the breakfast.

Was this review helpful? Yes
Level Contributor
5 reviews
4 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 2, 2015

Having experienced more traditional ryokans in Japan, this hotel in Hakone really lived up to our expectations. The facade may seem a little dated but the interiors are better than expected. We always expected the rooms in Japan to be smaller than average so we booked two family rooms which could've accommodated 8 adults but there were only four of... More 

Was this review helpful? Yes
Hong Kong, China
Level Contributor
46 reviews
33 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 27 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 23, 2014

Modern decor and equipped with all you would require. Photos appeared in the website seems larger than the real thing but still good for a one night stay. Wifi is available and also free which seldom to see that in many Ryokans. Dinner was good but not as fabulous as many others which I visited in the area. I tried... More 

Was this review helpful? Yes 1
Hanmer Springs, New Zealand
Level Contributor
5 reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 12, 2014

Superb room.. Clean.. Tidy.. Friendly staffs.. Food is superb.. Great view with private onsen (hot springs bath) not far from Naka-Gora station.. Where you can go top of the Mt Shouzan and go over cable car to Lake Ashi with Mt Fuji view.. Me and my cuzzy enjoying every moment of it.. Price wise was a bit expensive but hey... More 

Was this review helpful? Yes 1
Tokyo, Japan
Level Contributor
33 reviews
12 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 24 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed September 26, 2014

The reason we booked this hotel: that it has a private onsen on each guest room balcony and it's located within few minutes walk to bus stop and cable car station. The hotel is very clean, obviously well maintained. No shoes or sandal is allowed within the hotel premise. We need to take off our shoes, keep it at the... More 

Was this review helpful? Yes 3
Questions? Get answers from hotel staff and past guests. Ask a question

62 photos of this hotel

Traveler photos: See what travelers like you saw

Viewed
All traveler photos (60)
Viewed
View from room (1)
Viewed
Room/suite (15)
Viewed
Hotel & grounds (1)
Viewed
Bathroom (1)
Viewed
Dining (1)
Viewed
Other (41)

Management photos: Courtesy of the property manager

Viewed
All management photos (2)
Viewed
Other (2)
Check In Check Out
Show Prices
Hotels you might also like...
Travelers also viewed these Hakone-machi hotels
Gora Onsen
Gora Tensui
Gora Tensui
#45 of 227 in Hakone-machi
4.0 of 5 stars 66 reviews
Gora Onsen
Hotel Marroad Hakone
Hotel Marroad Hakone
#88 of 227 in Hakone-machi
3.5 of 5 stars 66 reviews
Sengokuhara Onsen
Hakone Highland Hotel
Hakone Highland Hotel
#12 of 227 in Hakone-machi
4.5 of 5 stars 144 reviews
Show Prices
Show Prices
Show Prices
Gora Onsen
Hyatt Regency Hakone Resort and Spa
Sengokuhara Onsen
Sengokuhara Shinanoki Ichinoyu
Sengokuhara Shinanoki Ichinoyu
#61 of 227 in Hakone-machi
4.0 of 5 stars 94 reviews
Gora Onsen
Sounkaku
Sounkaku
#4 of 227 in Hakone-machi
4.5 of 5 stars 83 reviews
Show Prices
Show Prices
Show Prices
Questions? Get answers from hotel staff and past guests. Ask a question

Amenities

Back to top
Enter dates for best prices
Check In Check In Check Out Check Out
Price Your Stay