• Hakone-yumoto area
  • Moto-hakone area
  • Gora area
  • Miyanoshita area
  • Kowakudani area
  • Sengokuhara area

Gora Area

A variety of hot-spring sources including mainly milky colored hot-spring water and yellowish brown one are delivered.
There is a Hakone Gora Park which is the first French garden made during early Taisho period in Japan and Hakone Open-Air Museum is also located nearby.
The Cable Car connecting Gora Station and Sounzan Station was opened to traffic in the second place among all the cable cars in Japan.

Access information

• From Hakone-Yumoto Station
Hakone-Yumoto Station
Hakone Tozan Line
Approx. 37 minutes / 400yen
Gōra Station

Accommodations list

Located on a hillside, there is a final stop of the Hakone Tozan Train and starting station of Hakone Tozan Cable Car. Gora is a town of "hill and onsen".
From Gora Station to Sounzan Station, there are 6 stations on Hakone Toazan Cable Train, and a number of onsen, accommodations and sight-seeing spots are located around them.

Gora Hanaogi / 強羅 花扇

Gora Hanaogi

Gora Hanaougi is a ryokan with generous hospitality, and it has been acuqireing a favorable reputation on private open-air onsen from its original source situated in all the guestrooms and old Kyoto-style kaiseki cuisine (traditional multi-course Japanese haute cuisine). Let me suggest you to enjoy old Kyoto style kaiseki cuisine with Hida beef and other well-selected ingredients. The supreme view of Gora is overwhelming.
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Gora Hanaogi Sounkaku / 強羅花扇 早雲閣

Gora Hanaogi Sounkaku

Gora Hanaougi Sounkaku is a traditional authentic ryokan established in 1925. Each is designed to feel you relax, such as quality nigori-yu (white turbid onsen) from its original source and tatami mat floor (Japanese style straw mat floor) that covers all facilities that you can stay without shoes. It is convenient to access to Sounzan Station of Hakone Tozan Cable Car, from which is only a minute walk.
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Gora Hanaougi Madoka no Mori / 強羅花扇 円かの杜

Gora Hanaougi Madoka no Mori

This hotel is newly opened in December, 2014. Tatami mat is used for all floors and each guest room has a private open air hot-spring bath made of natural wood. Please enjoy the excellent Hida-beef (Japanese popular beef brand) and authentic Japanese Kaiseki cuisine.
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Gora Tensui / 強羅天翠

Gora Tensui

Gora Tensui is a hideaway ryokan, which is a minute walk through an underground passageway from Gora Station of Hakone Tozan Railway. There is a range of unique rooms, like guestrooms with open-air nigori-yu (white turbid water) onsen and barrier-free facilities and guestrooms with scenic open-air bath with oxidized-regenerated water. Kaiseki cuisine (traditional Japanese style multi-course haute cuisine) with well-selected ingredients from whole of the country has been acquiring favorable reputations.
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Hotel Green Plaza Gora / ホテルグリーンプラザ強羅

Hotel Green Plaza Gora

Hotel Green Plaza Gora, located in quiet area of Gora, is a convenient resort hotel for sightseeing of "Hakone Gora" which offers heartwarming hospitality. The cuisine is all homemade with seasonal ingredients. They offer Japanese kaiseki cuisine (traditional Japanese multi-course haute cuisine) for dinner and Japanese and western style buffet for breakfast.
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Shirayu no Yado Yamadaya / 白湯の宿山田家

Shirayu no Yado Yamadaya

It takes 4 to 5 minutes on foot from Sounzan Station of Hakone Tozan Railway. It is an accommodation with onsen with white nigori-yu (white milky spring water), panoramic guestrooms, open-air bathrooms, and they also offer monthly creative kaiseki (traditional Japanese multi-course haute cuisine) according to a motto of "local production for local consumption". You can enjoy a 180-degree of spectacular sight of Hakone somma. Our onsen is Shirayu nigoriyu (white milky spring water) from the spring of Hakone Owakudani.
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Hyatt Regency Hakone Resort And Spa / ハイアットリージェンシー箱根リゾート&スパ

Hyatt Regency Hakone Resort And Spa

Hyatt Regency Hakone Resort & Spa is a luxurious resort hotel located in Gora, Hakonecho in Kanagawa Prefecture, which has been acknowledged as one of the foremost onsen areas in Japan. It takes 8 minute walk from Kami-Gora Station of Hakone Tozan Cable Car and 5 minutes by taxi from Gora Station of Odakyu Hakone Tozan Line. Even a standard guestroom has an area of 56 square meters wide, and sun terrace, balcony or both of them is situated in all the guestrooms. Therefore, the guestrooms are brighter and filled with atmosphere of sense of liberty.
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Hotel Resorpia Hakone / ホテルリゾーピア箱根

Hotel Resorpia Hakone

Resort Pia Hakone is located in front of "Naka-Gora" station of Hakone Tozan Cable Car in Gora Onsen area. The classical looking building is made of bricks with a black roof. The plenty of hot springs with two types of spring sources are highly recommended. The spacious public hot-spring bath and authentic Japanese cuisine assure a relaxing and memorable stay.
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Yutorelo-an / ゆとりろ庵


Yutoriro-an is a scenic accommodation, which is located on a hill in Hakone Gora, and it takes 2 minute walk from Naka-Gora Station. It is a Japanese modern style onsen ryokan that you can sense the four seasons. Enjoy a luxurious and relaxing moment in scenic guestrooms with open-air bathrooms, seasonal creative kaiseki (traditional Japanese multi-course haute cuisine), and chartered open-air bathrooms.
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Hotel Marroad Hakone / ホテルマロウド箱根

Hotel Marroad Hakone

Hotel Marroad Hakone is a resort hotel located on a hill of Gora Onsen-Kyo, having an image of B&B Inn of Switzerland. You can enjoy authentic French Cuisine and natural open-air hot spring. The milky-colored sulfur hot spring is very popular as well. The spectacular view of mountains from the open-air hot spring is excellent throughout four seasons. It is located within 5-minute walk from “Gora” station of Hakone Tozan Railway by car and 5-minute walk from “Koen-Kami” station of Hakone Tozan Cable Car.
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Merveille Hakone Gora / メルヴェール箱根強羅

Merveille Hakone Gora

Merveille Hakone Gora is a resort hotel located near the Gora Park surrounded by a plenty of nature. Their hot spring "Atatamari-no-yu" flowing directly from the hot spring source and the creative Kaiseki cuisine (Japanese authentic cuisine) are highly recommended. There are a couple of art objects in the hotel, which creates relaxing atmosphere letting you forget everyday chaos. It is located within 5-minute walk from "Gora" station and convenient for sightseeing in Hakone area.
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Bettei Koyoi / 別邸 今宵

Bettei Koyoi

This hotel is a newly opened hotel assuring a high quality of time in Hakone. The hotel becomes your relaxing hideaway where you can enjoy a magnificent night view of Hakone at night. You can watch the chef cooking with selected ingredients in front of you while you are enjoying Japanese authentic Kaiseki cuisine for dinner. It is located within 3-minute by courtesy bus and 10-minute walk from “Gora” station.
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Hotel Kasansui / ホテル佳山水

Hotel Kasansui

Hotel Kasansui located within 550m from "Sounzan" station has a public hot-spring bath with a great view of the forest in Hakone Mountains, providing milky colored hot spring water delivered from the spring source of Owakudani in Hakone. Please enjoy the milky colored spring water 100% flowing straight from the source and Japanese cuisine cooked using the spring called "Kasansui".
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Sightseeing spots

Hakone Tozan Cable Car

Hakone Tozan Cable Car

Hakone Tozan Cable Car connects Gora Station of Hakone Tozan Railway and the ropeway stop, Sounzan Station. It runs a distance of 1.2 kilometers in 10 minutes stopping at 4 stops on the way with the announcement of visitor's information in the cable car.

Operating Hours : 7:41am - 7:05pm (Leaves Gora station every 20 minutes)
More information » http://www.hakone-tozan.co.jp/en

Hakone Gora Park

Hakone Gora Park

It is a first formal-type French garden in Japan. Rose garden, Bougainvillea House, Hand-on Workshop Craft House and Haku-undo Tea Garden are located surrounding the fountain built in the center of the garden.

Address 1300 Gōra, Hakone-machi, Ashigarasimo-gun, Kanagawa
TEL 0460-82-2825 (International: +81-460-82-2825)
Business hours 9:00am - 5:00pm *Admission allowed until 4:30pm.
Fee Adult 550yen *Free for elementary school and younger children
Access 2-minute from Gora station of Hakone Tozan Railway by
Hakone Tozan Cable Car → within walking distance from Kōen-Shimo Station
Official website http://www.hakone-tozan.co.jp/gorapark/common/pdf/foreign.pdf

Hakone Museum of Art

Hakone Museum of Art

Hakone Museum of Art mainly displays medieval Japanese ceramics from the Jômon period (10.000B.C-200B.C?) through to the Edo period (1615-1867).
The garden which is one of the most scenic spot is also excellent.

Address 1300 Gōra, Hakone-machi, Ashigarasimo-gun, Kanagawa
TEL 0460-82-2623 (International: +81-460-82-2623)
Opening Hours From April to November : 9:30am - 4:30pm
From December to March : 9:30am - 4:00pm
(*Admission is allowed until 30 minutes before the closing hour.)
Regular holiday Closed on Thursday
(Except National Holidays, Open throughout November,
Closed on 12/25 to 12/31 and the beginning of the year)
Admission Fee Adult 900yen, College and high school students 400yen,
Elementary and junior high school students free
Access 5-minute from Gora station of Hakone Tozan Railway by
Hakone Tozan Cable Car → within walking distance from Kōen-Kami Station
Official website http://www.moaart.or.jp/hakone/en/index.html