Gora Kadan was once the summer residence of the Kaninnomiya Imperial family, chosen for its picturesque spot in the natural surroundings of Hakone National Park.
This charming property is now one of Japan's most luxurious ryokans. Its Tatami-style rooms have low futon beds, large wooden bathtubs, and floor to ceiling windows with views onto the Japanese garden. There are also a range of suites, some with wrap-around balconies and even a private steam and sauna room.
Leisure: Shared onsen bath, indoor swimming pool, spa
Rooms: 37 rooms & suites
Wander along the ancient trails of Kumano Kodo and its spiritual shrines, enjoying the peaceful, and enchanting surroundings as well as taking in the hospitality of local families along the way.