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The Kawaguchiko area is famous for its incredible views of Mt. Fuji during each season. We introduce 10 hotels in Kawaguchiko that offer great views of Mount Fuji, hot springs, and leisure activities.

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Stay at a Hotel with a View of Mt. Fuji in Kawaguchiko

We recommend staying at a hotel with a view of Mt. Fuji when visiting the area. Since it may be hard to choose, we introduce our top 10 recommended hotels with a view of Mt. Fuji in Kawaguchiko, the town by Lake Kawaguchiko.

The Kawaguchiko hotels in this list are relatively easy to book despite their popularity. Our selection includes both reasonably priced hotels and luxury options, as well as ones with unique experiences that can be enjoyed as a couple, family, or group.

Hotels by Mount Fuji in Kawaguchiko

1. Kawaguchiko Station Inn: Inexpensive and Two Minutes from Kawaguchiko Station

10 Lake Kawaguchiko Hotels With a Mt. Fuji View! From Reasonable to Luxury Prices

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If you’re looking for a convenient and reasonably priced hotel, look no further than Kawaguchiko Station Inn.

You can stay at this hotel at an affordable price despite its great location, just eight minutes on foot from Lake Kawaguchiko and about a minute or two from Kawaguchiko Station. It takes three minutes by train from Kawaguchiko Station to Fuji-Q Highland.

Mt. Fuji can be seen from large windows in the public bath. Available rooms include Japanese-style accommodations and a unisex dormitory room with communal bathrooms. Japanese rooms have a maximum capacity of six guests, making it ideal for a stay with friends. Some rooms also look out onto a view of Mt. Fuji from the windows, which makes it possible to appreciate the different appearances of Mt. Fuji in the morning and nighttime.

Free coffee and black tea are provided in the lounge. Computers are also conveniently available to look up information online.

10 Lake Kawaguchiko Hotels With a Mt. Fuji View! From Reasonable to Luxury Prices

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- Free Parking Lot: Available (6 spaces, prior reservation)
- Shuttle bus: Not available
- Hot Springs: Not available
- Large Public Bath: Available

Address: Yamanashi, Minamitsuru, Fujikawaguchiko, Funatsu 3639-2
Official Website: http://www.st-inn.com/en/

2. Toyoko Inn Fuji Kawaguchiko Ohashi: A Simple, Cost Effective Stay at a Business Hotel

10 Lake Kawaguchiko Hotels With a Mt. Fuji View! From Reasonable to Luxury Prices

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Toyoko Inn Fuji Kawaguchiko Ohashi, a part of Japan’s largest business hotel chain, is located 15 minutes on foot from Kawaguchiko Station. This hotel is recommended to those who want to stay at a simple, inexpensive place while ensuring a certain level of quality. Another great feature is that breakfast is complimentary.

It’s a 10-minute drive to Fuji-Q Highland, making it ideal for a stay with family or friends. The free shuttle bus, which stops at all nearby Toyoko Inn hotels, travels by Fuji-Q Highland. Therefore, you can also take the shuttle bus to the amusement park (reservations required).

Although the inn doesn’t have a public bath, a stone sauna opened for the first time in Toyoko Inn history in August 2023! You’ll be able to rejuvenate your mind and body here. Depending on the room you’re in, Mt. Fuji can also be seen from the windows!

10 Lake Kawaguchiko Hotels With a Mt. Fuji View! From Reasonable to Luxury Prices

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- Free Parking Lot: Available (130 spaces are first-come, first-serve)
- Shuttle bus: Available, free shuttle bus stops at all nearby Toyoko Inn hotels (It’s possible to board and alight at Fuji-Q Highland and JR Otsuki Station)
- Hot Spring: Not available
- Large Public Bath: Not available

Address: Yamanashi, Minamitsuru, Fujikawaguchiko, Funatsu 294-1
Official Website: https://www.toyoko-inn.com/eng/index

3. HOTEL MYSTAYS Fuji Onsen Resort: A Natural Hot Spring Bath with a View on the Top Floor

10 Lake Kawaguchiko Hotels With a Mt. Fuji View! From Reasonable to Luxury Prices

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HOTEL MYSTAYS Fuji Onsen Resort is the best hotel for sightseeing around the Lake Kawaguchiko area. It takes 10 minutes by train to get to Arakurayama Sengen Park, where you can simultaneously see the magnificent Mt. Fuji and vermillion-lacquered five-storied pagoda. Wineries and establishments where you can pick seasonal fruits depending on the time of year are also located in the area. In other words, it’s a perfect sightseeing hub.

Another feature we’d like to highlight is the natural hot spring bath with a view of Mt. Fuji on the top floor. Mt. Fuji fills the view from the large windows in the bath. It's also where you can spend time freely away from your everyday life. The baths are open for use from 5:00 in the morning. Therefore, you can have the luxurious experience of admiring Mt. Fuji and the morning sun while soaking in the hot springs.

The Family Quadruple Room Fuji View can house up to four guests. It’s recommended for families with children, couples, and groups. You can also view Mt. Fuji from the room depending on where you're staying.

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- Free Parking Lot: Available (119 spaces)
- Shuttle bus: Not available
- Hot Springs: Available
- Large Public Bath: Available

Address: Yamanashi, Fujiyoshida, Arakura 2654
Official Website: https://www.mystays.com/en-us/hotel-mystays-fuji-onsen-resort-yamanashi/

4. Megu Fuji 2021: A Communal Kitchen and Incredible Rooftop View of Mt. Fuji

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Megu Fuji 2021, a minute on foot from Mt. Fuji Station, is a hotel where you can get a clear view of Mt. Fuji before your eyes on the rooftop.

There are many rooms available that command a view of Mt. Fuji in a wide selection of room types. These include Double, Twin, and Family rooms with two double beds. It’s a great hotel for couples, groups, and families with children.

The bed in all guest rooms are Simmons mattresses, which will delight guests who expect high-quality sleep during their stay. The hotel is also furnished with a communal kitchen and laundry room, making it great for consecutive stays.

There are also stores within walking distance from the hotel. Honcho Nichome, a trending shopping district on social media where Mt. Fuji is visible, is also 15 minutes away on foot. The hotel provides optional paid services including a kimono-wearing experience for guests and a party plan to decorate your hotel room with balloons and other decorations.

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- Free Parking Lot: Available
- Shuttle bus: Not available
- Hot Springs: Not available
- Large Public Bath: Not available

Address: Yamanashi, Fujiyoshida, Kamiyoshida 2-7-13
Official Website: https://megufuji.com/

5. Kasuitei Ooya: An Elegant and Established Hotel with a Shigaraki Bathtub

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Are you considering a slightly higher-end accommodation near Mt. Fuji? Then how about Kasuitei Ooya? Spend some relaxing time at this historical hotel established in 1923.

There are various types of rooms available. For couples and families, we recommend a room with an outdoor Shigaraki bathtub or a patio. If you don’t have any particular preferences since you’re with friends, then it’s possible to reduce costs by selecting a room further inside the hotel.

In the open-air bath on the top floor, a view of Lake Kawaguchiko will spread out before your eyes and you’ll be able to bask in its expansiveness. Private baths with a commanding view of Lake Kawaguchiko are 3,300 yen (after tax) for 50 minutes. The hotel’s kaiseki cuisine (multi-course meal), which focuses on using local ingredients, is so incredibly popular that many people visit the hotel just for the food.

*Shigaraki-yaki: a type of pottery made near a town called Shigaraki in Koka, Shiga Prefecture.

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- Free Parking Lot: Available (50 spaces)
- Shuttle bus: Available (Free shuttle between Kawaguchiko Station and the hotel, please contact upon arrival)
- Hot Springs: Available (Large public bath, open-air baths in guest rooms)
- Large Public Bath: Available

Address: Yamanashi, Minamitsuru, Fujikawaguchiko, Funatsu 4025
Official Website: https://www.kasuitei-ooya.co.jp/en/

6. Hotel Konansou (Fuji Kawaguchiko Onsen): A Lake or Mountain View from Every Room

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We recommend Hotel Konansou, a place filled with quaint charm, if you are particular about your accommodations. The hotel sits at the foot of Mt. Fuji and is a 10-minute walk from Kawaguchiko Station. The rooms either face Mt. Fuji or Lake Kawaguchiko.

You can view Mt. Fuji or Lake Kawaguchiko right before your eyes while enjoying a soak by booking a room with an open-air hot spring bath. You’ll be able to relax while feeling like royalty.

Breakfast is buffet-style and features a diverse array of dishes centered around Japanese cuisine. Dinner is entirely made with local seasonal ingredients and can be eaten either in your hotel room or a private room at the hotel restaurant. Feel free to enjoy your meal by starting with an alcoholic beverage and ending with a dessert.

Lake Kawaguchiko and Mt. Fuji are both visible from the hotel rooftop. We also recommend sitting in the rooftop foot bath and admiring the magnificent scenery.

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- Free Parking Lot: Available (40 spaces)
- Shuttle bus: Available (Shuttle available for free after 15:00 from Kawaguchiko Station)
- Hot Springs: Available (Open-air hot spring baths in guest rooms, private open-air hot spring baths with a view)
- Large Public Bath: Available

Address: Yamanashi, Minamitsuru, Fujikawaguchiko, Funatsu 4020-2
Official Website: https://www.konansou.com/eng/index.php

7. Fuji View Hotel: Take in the Seasonal Scenery at a Japanese Garden

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Fuji View Hotel, known as the hotel where John Lennon stayed, is recommended for its ambiance and high-quality Japanese hospitality.

The hotel is surrounded by a gorgeous Japanese garden. The weeping and Yoshino cherry blossoms go into full bloom during the cherry blossom season, making it possible to have a fulfilling experience just by strolling through the garden. Fresh verdure can be enjoyed in the summer, foliage in the autumn, and snowy landscapes in the winter.

All rooms either have a view of Mt. Fuji or Lake Kawaguchiko. If you prefer a more luxurious experience, we recommend staying in either the Junior Suite or the Japanese Twin Room. The Junior Suite is furnished with a bath featuring a scenic view of Mt. Fuji, while the Japanese Twin Room has a balcony with mini counter tables.

This hotel is also suited for couples interested in going on a special vacation.

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- Free Parking Lot: Available (40 spaces)
- Shuttle bus: Available (Free between Kawaguchiko Station and the hotel)
- Hot Springs: Available
- Large Public Bath: Available

Address: Yamanashi, Minamitsuru, Fujikawaguchiko, Katsuyama 511
Official Website: https://fhr.fujiview.jp/?stt_lang=en

8. Hotel Kaneyamaen Bessho Sasa: Open-Air Baths and Pajamas Made with Quality Material

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If your trip is centered around hotel accommodations, we recommend booking a stay at Hotel Kaneyamaen Bessho Sasa. This unassuming hotel is gorgeous yet quiet with meticulous consideration toward guests.

All rooms come with an open-air hot spring bath with a gentle structural design to make the warmth of the wood more apparent. There are rooms with a view of Mt. Fuji and have a maximum capacity of five guests, recommended for a trip as a couple or family.

The beds are Simmons mattresses while the futon covers, sheets, and pajamas are made by local artisan Koshu weavers. You can expect to get sound sleep against the soft and silky textures.

In the private lounge, you can fully appreciate Mt. Fuji’s incredible scenery with a cup of coffee. Either order coffee blended by a coffee aficionado from a local specialty shop or a blend from their collection from 60 countries around the world.

Dinner and breakfast, skillfully prepared by the executive chef, are also excellent meals.

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- Free Parking Lot: Available (500 spaces)
- Shuttle bus: Available (Free between Kawaguchiko Station or Mt. Fuji Station to the hotel, paid between JR Mishima Station or JR Gotemba Station to the hotel)
- Hot Springs: Available (Open-air hot spring baths in all guest rooms)
- Large Public Bath: Available (Kaneyamaen’s public baths, all located in the area, are available for use)

Address: Yamanashi, Fujiyoshida, Kamiyoshidahigashi 9-1-18
Official Website: https://www.kaneyamaen.com/eng/

9. Fuji Granvilla -TOKI-: Take in Nature by Glamping with a Panoramic View of Mt. Fuji!

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Fuji Granvilla -TOKI- is where you can have a glamping experience while in close proximity to Mt. Fuji. All rooms are private villas where you can experience Mt. Fuji and the nearby nature to your heart’s content while maintaining privacy.

A panoramic view of Mt. Fuji can be seen from all villas. There are various rooms available, including a villa with an outdoor bath and full view of Mt. Fuji, one with a private rooftop, and another with a state-of-the-art projector.

A maximum of eight guests can stay at the villa, making it suitable for group stays or a multi-generational family trip.

Guests are provided with free beverages and alcohol during their stay. There’s also a BBQ plan where guests can enjoy barbecue while gazing at Mt. Fuji with ingredients selected by the head chef.

For breakfast, it would be nice to buy bread or other food at nearby local businesses to bring back to the villa. Then take it easy while eating on the rooftop or terrace.

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- Free Parking Lot: Available (40 spaces)
- Shuttle bus: Available (Shuttle travels between Fujikyu-Highland Station or Fuji-Q Highland bus stops and the hotel)
- Hot Springs: Not available
- Large Public Bath: Not available

Address: Yamanashi, Fujiyoshida, Arakura 2855-1
Official Website: https://www.fujigran.com/

10. THE GARDEN Mt. Fuji Resort & Condominium: A Kitchenette in a Sophisticated Condo

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A condominium may have a minimalist image, but THE GARDEN completely flips that preconception. THE GARDEN is a stylish white-themed condominium designed by a famous architect.

Located an eight-minute walk on foot from Kawaguchiko Station, the hotel’s 110m2 Suite Room is perfect for a special occasion or couples getaway. The other rooms in the hotel include a Standard Room with a capacity between one to four guests or a Deluxe Room with a capacity of six guests recommended for families with children.

All rooms are equipped with a kitchenette, cooking utensils, tableware, a refrigerator, and microwave. The fact you can stay while feeling at home is another plus. You can also enjoy your meals while admiring Mt. Fuji in the adjacent barbecue area.

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- Free Parking Lot: Available
- Shuttle bus: Not available
- Hot Springs: Not available
- Large Public Bath: Not available

Address: Yamanashi, Minamitsuru, Fujikawaguchiko, Funatsu 3556-3
Official Website: https://hotel-thegarden.jp/en/

Choose a Hotel with a Mt. Fuji View When in the Lake Kawaguchiko Area

There are countless recommended hotels in the Lake Kawaguchiko area. Stay at a hotel with a view of Mt. Fuji and enjoy sightseeing to the fullest with incredible scenery.

Find the hotel that’s right for you while checking the details with your travel partners and plans!

 

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