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.
All 226 Hakone-machi hotels

The Prince Hakone

4.0 of 5 Resort   |   144 Motohakone, Hakone-machi, Ashigarashimo-gun, Kanagawa Prefecture 250-0592 , Japan
Click for phone number
Hotel website
Hotel deals
Hotel amenities
The Prince Hakone
Best prices for your stay
Enter dates for best prices
Check In Check Out
Show Prices
Compare best prices from top travel sites
and 2 more sites!
Save Saved
You added The Prince Hakone to your Saves list
78%
A recent review
4 of 5 stars reviewed 3 days ago
Louiep83 Toronto, Canada
Write a Review

291 reviews from our community

Traveler rating
    87
    136
    44
    12
    12
See reviews for
101
96
14
10
Rating summary
  • Location
    4 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4.5 of 5 stars
Traveler tips help you choose the right room.   Room tips (22)
Date | Rating
  • Chinese (Traditional) first
  • Chinese (Simplified) first
  • Dutch first
  • English first
  • French first
  • German first
  • Italian first
  • Japanese first
  • Spanish first
  • Any
English first
  • All months
    (291)
  • Mar-May only
    (78)
  • Jun-Aug only
    (70)
  • Sep-Nov only
    (85)
  • Dec-Feb only
    (58)
All months
Toronto, Canada
Senior Contributor
22 reviews 22 reviews
5 hotel reviews
14 helpful votes 14 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

Right on the Lake and not too far from tourist sites by car. Interior is dated but still very clean and comfortable. Will stay again if we visit Hakone,Mount Fuji and area. We stayed for 2 nights and use Hakone as a base for Mount Fuji and her surrounding areas. The lake itself is worthy of its own already (you... More

Was this review helpful? Yes
Sydney, Australia
Senior Contributor
29 reviews 29 reviews
10 hotel reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

The hotel facility is old but very nice. It located next to the lake with private small walking track alone the lake. Very nice to walk in the morning. And the restaurant is good althrough it is expensive. The location of the hotel is not good for public transport. we arrived the hotel by free shuttle bus. We brought Odawara... More

Was this review helpful? Yes
New York, NY, USA
Top Contributor
123 reviews 123 reviews
117 hotel reviews
116 helpful votes 116 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed August 20, 2014

The Prince is a slightly faded grand hotel in the beautiful Hakone hot springs area, on the shores of Lake Ashi. The hotel was built in 1978 (or so I read on some website) and has really not been fully renovated. True, the rooms now have flat screen TVs but the furniture is faded and the wallpaper is peeling back... More

Was this review helpful? Yes 1
Melbourne, Australia
Senior Contributor
27 reviews 27 reviews
11 hotel reviews
93 helpful votes 93 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 10, 2014

I recently stayed at the Prince Hanoke hotel. I had only intended to stay two nights, ended up staying three but wishing I could stay forever. I chose this hotel without reading any reviews but put my faith in the branding of the Prince hotels. I had stayed in their Shinjuku hotel, and was not disappointed by this hotel. Location:... More

Was this review helpful? Yes 5
Melbourne, Australia
Reviewer
5 reviews 5 reviews
3 hotel reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed August 2, 2014

The hotel has beautiful gardens and in April a lot of cherry blossoms were in bloom with Mt Fuji in the backgroud. It is rather secluded from Hakone but that made it a nice and quiet location to stay at. The hotel itself was rather outdated, in my opinion, but clean and comfortable as well as well priced.

Was this review helpful? Yes 2
Jakarta, Indonesia
Contributor
19 reviews 19 reviews
8 hotel reviews
12 helpful votes 12 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 23, 2014

Location is very secluded with wonderful view of lake ashi. Mount Komagatake ropeway is just 3 mins walk from the hotel lobby. Hakone-en pier also located next to the ropeway, boat comes every 30 mins to moto hakone pier. This beautuful hotel is pretty old but very well maintained, there is 1 japanese resto and 1 french resto within the... More

Was this review helpful? Yes 1
Auckland Region, New Zealand
Reviewer
3 reviews 3 reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 15, 2014

This hotel is great if you are looking for a little get-away from the city in the beautiful surroundings of Hakone. We stayed a couple of nights and visited the area. The spa is excellent, it features an indoor and outdoor pool. The setting is quite stunning and the restaurant, albeit dear, was excellent. The only problem is that the... More

Was this review helpful? Yes 3
Elizabeth, New Jersey
Senior Contributor
36 reviews 36 reviews
29 hotel reviews
28 helpful votes 28 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 8, 2014

As a group of 4 friends travelling around Japan for the first time, we stayed 3 days at this resort back in November 2010. From the moment we arrived from Tokyo and was picked up by the resort's shuttle bus, we knew an exciting time was to come. The drive up into the mountain takes about an hour and was... More

Was this review helpful? Yes
Israel
Top Contributor
84 reviews 84 reviews
40 hotel reviews
62 helpful votes 62 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 25, 2014

we stayed here 1 night. rooms clean, nice, comfortable. But mostly the grounds of the hotel are by a lake the you can see the Fuji. We had clear skies and woke up to see beautiful white Fuji in from of us. We took a warm baths again so nice and clean. Right near the hotel there is a cable... More

Was this review helpful? Yes 2
London, United Kingdom
Top Contributor
246 reviews 246 reviews
31 hotel reviews
71 helpful votes 71 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed April 28, 2014

The Prince Hakone sits right on Lake Ashi facing Mount Fuiji. It's a bit old and chintzy and the restaurant menus are limited plus there's no bar. Rooms are old-fashioned but very spacious. It probably has the most character of all the Hakone hotels but if you want to be nearer the main attractions, the Hakone Hotel is better situated.... More

Was this review helpful? Yes 3
Questions? Get answers from hotel staff and past guests. Ask a question
Owners: What's your side of the story?
Register now for free — and start getting automatic notification of new reviews, responding to traveler feedback, adding new photos to your listing and much more.
Manage your listing

Been to The Prince Hakone? Share your experiences!

Write a Review Add Photos & Videos

Additional Information about The Prince Hakone

Address: 144 Motohakone, Hakone-machi, Ashigarashimo-gun, Kanagawa Prefecture 250-0592 , Japan
Phone Number:
Location: Japan > Kanto > Kanagawa Prefecture > Ashigarashimo-gun > Hakone-machi
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $$
Hotel Class:4 star — The Prince Hakone 4*
Number of rooms: 92
Reservation Options:
TripAdvisor is proud to partner with Orbitz, Booking.com, Agoda, Despegar.com and Odigeo so you can book your The Prince Hakone reservations with confidence. We help millions of travelers each month to find the perfect hotel for both vacation and business trips, always with the best discounts and special offers.
Also Known As:
The Prince Hakone Hotel Hakone-Machi
Prince Hotel Hakone Machi

131 photos of this hotel

Traveler photos: See what travelers like you saw

Viewed
All traveler photos (115)
Viewed
Pool/beach area (3)
Viewed
Hotel & grounds (33)
Viewed
Dining (7)
Viewed
Room/suite (15)
Viewed
View from room (5)
Viewed
Bathroom (2)
Viewed
Other (50)

Management photos: Courtesy of the property manager

Viewed
All management photos (17)
Viewed
Bathroom (1)
Viewed
Hotel & grounds (1)
Viewed
Room/suite (2)
Viewed
Dining (5)
Viewed
Other (8)
Hotels you might also like...
Check In Check Out
Price Your Stay