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Hakone Hotel Kowakien

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Vancouver, Canada
Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

The whole hotel is very aged. You could tell this once was glory back in 1970s or 1980s. But as for now, it's just showing it's age. There's a physical key to open the door. The room is decent sized. We got a double-bed room with a mix view of garden and parking lot. The bathroom is so tiny, with...

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Reviewed 1 week ago NEWvia mobile

We spent three nights in Hakone Hotel Kowakien and it was great. This complex offers all possible services, has its own onsen which you can use for free. Breakfast was amazing, there is a good connection to both Lake Aschi, Odawara and Gora Station from where you can take a cable car up to the mountain. The staff in this...

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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

I'll start with a positive the staff seemed friendly and we had no dramas checking in. The bus stops right out the front so getting around Hakone is easy. This is where the positives end! This hotel is no more than a 2 star. The rooms are small (normal for Japan) the walls, bed heads....... ancient bed spreads, floors and...

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South Australia
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We stayed on the 7th floor and were not impressed with the cleanliness of our room. It looks like it had not been wiped or dusted in years. There was a build up of dust in the bathroom, dirty walls and the door frame was broken. Our tour guide for Hakone said to us that this hotel is the oldest...

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Jakarta, Indonesia
Reviewed 8 March 2017

This place seems aging but didn't give eerie feeling because it's quite modern. The building is very big. The main bulding has onsen inside, unfortunately I didn't get a chance to try. The right wing (if you faced the main building) The right wing seems cater a lot of meeting room. The room itself was typically Japanese size, I think,...

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Japan
Reviewed 17 January 2017

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Yigo, Mariana Islands
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Melbourne
Reviewed 15 December 2016

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Jakarta, Indonesia
Reviewed 19 November 2016 via mobile

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“Garden is very nice, get a garden view if possible”
TofuTheBunny, 24 Apr 2017 | Read review
“Ask for a room at the rear rather than the road side, or a renovated room”
Have_Bag, 15 Dec 2016 | Read review
“all rooms got good scenic view”
D0clee, 27 Oct 2016 | Read review
“High floor for the views, all rooms are quite.”
mrwilliamsj, 26 Aug 2016 | Read review
“Pay for the Garden view upgrade or book another hotel”
Hanlor, 17 Jul 2016 | Read review
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