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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW via mobile

That was my wife and I first visit to Hakone and our first stay in a Ryokan, so we didn’t know what to expect! Location: Hakone is a lovely and charming little town with lots of trees and greeneries. It felt so good to be there. To note that there are several museum worth visiting in Hakone, out of which... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

This this place is incredible...you even get your own butler who will serve you your traditional Japanese dinner and breakfast in your room. The onsen is spectacular and they have an indoor pool as well. The service is quite something and the food fantastic.

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Atlanta, Georgia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Our experience at Gora Kadan was simply incredible. The grounds were stunning, the rooms were beautiful, the food was excellent, and the service was impeccable. It's a luxurious, peaceful retreat in the middle of the mountains. The staff goes out of their way to make sure everything is perfect and you are taken care of. The traditional japanese meal they... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Definitely one of the top in Japan may be also in the world. This place is gorgeous, in all of terms. Hospitality, room, food, cafe, view, amenities, features.... A place where a celebrity is not a surprise to find. Whatever. You have a lot of thing to enjoy and tell more than tweeting you saw a celeb. Another point is... More 

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Toronto, Canada
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

This is my first ever and last review of a hotel but we felt so strongly about our bad experience that we just had to share our thoughts. We are a family of four with 2 children. Our previous visit to Gora Kadan was in May 2015. This was our 5th time return to Gora Kadan for a 2 night... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 15, 2016 via mobile

A different beat here. We were very well received by Yumi, our host for the entire stay. She was the highlight of our stay. Great teaching the kids some japanese and always appropriate with the service ( she did not try too much to be friendly - yet she was very approachable and professional) We had the Aoi room which... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 13, 2016

Gora Kadan Ryokan, was one of the finest experiences we have had in all our travels. Unbelievable service, a most beautiful villa with an indoor and outdoor hot mineral bath. The Spa is set in exquisite gardens. Incredible, superbly presented dinner served in our room, authentic Japanese style that really impressed us. The staff went out of their way to... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 10, 2016

Our family spent two nights at this amazing property. There were 7 of us and we occupied a large suite and two other rooms. We were making a pit stop between Tokyo and Kyoto and wanted to find a place to just chill. Gora Kadan was just the ticket. In terms of service, attention to detail, quality of food, and... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 7, 2016

Our experience in Japan was like Goldi-locks. We stayed at Hiiragiya (too old), Hoshinoya (too modern), and then last we went to Gora Kadan, which was the perfect blend of traditional rooms and architecture with absolute perfection of service, bedding, food, etc. I would return to Gora Kadan any day, except that we live in New York and its a... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 28, 2016

We were so happy in this ryokan! The manageress spoke good English. Most of the staff do. They are very attentive to the minutest detail. Took and presented us with a photo before we headed for dinner. Very nice touches throughout our stay! We stayed in the Kadan Suite plus other private bath rooms. Very friendly and well trained staff.

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Amenities

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  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Spa
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Pool
  • Room Service
  • Free Parking
  • Free Breakfast
  • Fitness Center with Gym / Workout Room
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  • Bar/Lounge
  • Spa
  • Hot Tub
  • Pool
  • Fitness Center with Gym / Workout Room
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  • Smoking rooms available
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  • Refrigerator in room
  • Minibar
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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Banquet Room
  • Multilingual Staff
  • Room Service
  • Free Parking
  • Free Breakfast
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Additional Information about Gora Kadan

Address: 1300 Gora, Ashigarashimo-gun, Hakone-machi 250-0408, Kanagawa Prefecture
Location: Japan > Kanto > Kanagawa Prefecture > Ashigarashimo-gun > Hakone-machi > Gora Onsen
Price Range: $1,021 - $1,547 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:4 star — Gora Kadan 4*
Number of rooms: 38
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Also Known As:
Gora Kadan Hotel Hakone-Machi
Hotel Style:
#2 Top resorts Hotel in Hakone-machi
#4 Luxury Hotel in Hakone-machi
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