Travel west of Japan’s capital, Tokyo, and you get to a town tucked away in a breathtaking mountainous region. This hidden gem is known as Hakone, a destination that’s flanked by exquisite scenery. Perched in the Fuji-Hakone-Izu National Park, awe-inspiring natural features abound all around the town with the paragon of these being the fascinating hot springs. Formed from volcanic activities, these hot springs are found within world-renowned resorts. From here, you can catch a sight of the majestic Mount Fuji, the heart of the volcanic activity in the area. Hakone also boasts Lake Ashi, a beautiful body of water on which you can enjoy a boat tour. All these and more are in store for you in Hakone. Need a place to stay? Read on to find out about the top 10 Airbnb vacation rentals in the area.
Rent out a room in this elegant villa that’s nestled atop a hill. It’s close to the Sagami Bay and five minutes away from the Ajiro Train Station. The guest room is able to accommodate up to two guests, perfect for couples. This room has a plush double bed that’s set adjacent to the large window which offers an excellent view of the stunning scenery outside. You’ll also have access to the house’s luxurious living room and dining room. There’s also a swimming pool which you can take advantage of. Dinner will be prepared for you on request.
Unforgettable Experience at "Balmoral"Itō-shi, Shizuoka-ken, Japan
Top guest reviewswe made her toilet table so wet.We even can watch a beautiful sunrise from our room and back to sleep again.The bed was very comfortable and I had two of the best sleeps of my entire trip.(I didn’t try the pool but it looks clean.)Light, clean but really really fulfilling.Beach was nice and clean.
Host:Looking forward to visit Yoshiko soon.Thank you for having us Yoshiko!Yoshiko did not disappoint.Read more reviewsIf you saw my picture before I left her place you can see this place does magic.Very nice place.Great place to visit!
This rental is found just a few steps from great shops, bars, and restaurants found on Yugawara Street. Rented out is a private room in a house. This room is a traditional Japanese accommodation that’s able to comfortably accommodate three guests. You also have access to the house’s kitchen, laundry room, and terrace.
Share House YugawaraYugawara-machi, Kanagawa-ken, Japan
Top guest reviewsI love the shower room!Shared shower room at 2nd floor.showers not very clean.the room was big and clean !Room is clean and he guide the spot to go.We had a quiet and clean traditional room, very comfortable.
Host:Also the host will cook the dinner, you can reserve for that.You may do your own cooking.He has recommendations on where to go and readily offered to drive us around.Read more reviewsNice place to stay in.He helped us out immensely and his place is very nice.A great place to stay.
Enjoy staying within close proximity to the Yunessun Hot Spring Park, which is just a few minutes’ walk from the rental. The Mori Art Museum is also nearby. Furthermore, this rental is in the same neighborhood as two great restaurants, a Japanese and a western restaurant. A two-bedroom accommodation, this rental comfortably houses five guests. The rooms are well-furnished with large windows bringing in lots of light and elegantly framing the stunning scenery outside. The bedrooms are of traditional Japanese designs and have comfy beds in them. Also available are Wi-Fi Internet and free parking.
【24小时温泉供暖在家穿短袖】箱根周游最便利位置 赠送小涌園温泉森の湯半价票 小涌园温泉乐园至近公寓足柄下郡箱根町, 神奈川県, Japan
Top guest reviewsTwo beds were raised but still futons, rather than mattresses.The bed is comfortable, the bathroom and the apartment are excellent.The room, bathroom, toilet is in very good condition.Good clean house.The room was clean and comfortable.His apartment was clean and tidy.
Host:The host picked us up and dropped us off, which we greatly appreciated.Our host was outstanding-unfortunately he could not fix it so we could not use the the dryer.Read more reviewsI highly recommend staying at his place!This place is highly recommended!We very enjoy for our stay in 霖's place!
Stay in this traditional Japanese home. It’s located just three minutes away from the train station, a convenience store, and a bakery. You’ll also find a sushi shop a few steps from this accommodation. Rented out is a private room in which up to three guests can sleep. Tatami mattresses adorn the floor of this accommodation, offering a cozy place to sleep. There’s a modern bathroom, a contrast to the traditional theme of the home. Air-conditioning is also available in all the rooms, ensuring you feel comfortable at all times.
2min to Hakone&OdawaraSta. JapaneseTatamiRoom 1FOdawara-shi, Kanagawa-ken, Japan
Top guest reviewsBathroom definitely needs a facelift.There’s one shower but 2 toilets in separate rooms.Comfortable bed, but a little cramped if you have large luggage.it is clean and comfortable.Very clean and thoughtful.House was clean and everything was perfectly clear.
Host:Highly recommended host.Hosts were very welcoming!He answered my questions promptly!Read more reviewsI would definitely want to stay in his place if I were to visit Hakone again!!Highly recommended location.Its a small place
Rent out this private room in an apartment that’s located just a three-minute bus ride from Odawara Station. If you prefer to walk, you’ll get to the station in 15 minutes. This accommodation can host up to three guests. The room has a bunk bed and a single bed inside. You’ll share the bathroom and toilet with the host. Guests are also allowed access to the living room and the well-equipped kitchen. Also available are toiletries as well as Wi-Fi Internet.
Odawara！Hakone Guest House Tsuu room Carol #OD1COdawara-shi, Kanagawa-ken, Japan
Top guest reviewsFor those looking for a comfortable bed, this is where you need to be!Bathroom, toilet and bedroom were great.Bed was very comfortable and cosy.It was very clean and spacious~Everything is clean and you have all you need !The bathroom was very clean.
Host:Thank you again Yoshi.On the way back north we stayed again.so you have to paye a locker 2 times ...Read more reviewsFor the location, you can't beat the price.It’s a good place to stay.This is a good place to stay at.
Stay in this rental that’s found just seven minutes to the train station where there’s a bullet-train line. Just a few steps from the accommodation, there’s a convenience store and a grocery store and the hot springs are also nearby. 15 minutes away, you’ll find a fascinating historical site, Odawara Castle. Rent out a bedroom in this house, able to accommodate up to two guests. This room has two, comfy single beds and a television. You’ll also have access to the kitchen in case you need to prepare a simple meal. Other amenities at your disposal are a washing machine, electric kettle, and Wi-Fi Internet.
Odawara / Hakone shere house
Enjoy exhilarating views of Mt. Fuji while staying in this rental. The accommodation is nestled in a scenic area with lush gardens. The famous hot springs are only a few minutes’ walk from here. This is a Canada-built house that was shipped to Japan to be planted where it stands today. You get a private room in it, a room which can accommodate up to two guests. There are two single beds within the wood-finished space. This room also has a private bathroom. You are also allowed access to the well-equipped kitchen and the cozy living room.
Romantic Fuji Views near Hot Spring 1st Floor
Stay in this 80-year-old guesthouse that’s been well maintained to ensure guests get total luxury. It is found in a neighborhood that has a number of restaurants and shops. The guesthouse has unique sleeping arrangements. Wooden cubicles are positioned inside, looking like shelf space but with mattresses tucked in each compartment. The space is compact but cozy enough to offer a good night’s rest. There’s a shared bathroom where you’ll get to freshen up. At an extra fee, you’ll be offered laundry services.
Hakone guest house toi Mix dormitory
This vacation rental is found just a 10-minute walk from some great restaurants. The hot springs are also only ten minutes away. This villa has two bedrooms and can house up to five guests. You’ll enjoy the traditional Japanese design of the rooms, which also boast large windows. The bedrooms are furnished with tatami mattresses that will offer total comfort. The living space has minimal furnishing but is quite cozy. Each room is air-conditioned, ensuring optimum temperatures are maintained inside, all day and night.
Private Stay in Hakone 箱根隠れ宿足柄下郡, 神奈川県, Japan
Rent out this private room found on the second floor of the house. This rental is conveniently close to attractions like the Ohiradai Hot Springs and a variety of hiking trails. The train station is only a three-minute walk from here. This room is able to accommodate up to two guests, making it ideal for couples on holiday. You’ll get to sleep on a bunk bed covered by plush bedding. Guests also have access to the fully-furnished living room and well-equipped kitchen. For larger groups, more rooms are available for rent.
Enjoy Hakone with Nature & Hot spring ...GORA RMAshigarashimo-gun, Hakone-machi, ohiradai, Kanagawa Prefecture, Japan
Hakone is characterized by an exquisite landscape that’s home to various fascinating attractions. The hot springs are magnificent features that are conveniently close to all these accommodations. And with breathtaking views of Mt. Fuji, you’ll love your visit to this wonderful town. Go ahead and book a vacation rental today.
Get Trip101 in your inbox
You can buy and claim online, even after you've left home. Travel insurance from WorldNomads.com is available to people from 140 countries. It’s designed for adventurous travellers with cover for overseas medical, evacuation, baggage and a range of adventure sports and activities.
*5% off when you book with our promo code: TRIP101
*For our Canadian and US travellers, unfortunately due to financial services laws, we cannot provide a discount. This promotional code cannot be used with any other discount offer, including World Nomads Members’ discount for travel insurance policy holders.