Yamanashi has many famous tourist spots such as Kofu, Isawa, Katsunuma, Fujiyoshida, etc. There are also plenty of hotels in the area. We will present three suggested hotels in this article that are perfect for Yamanashi sightseeing.

Famous Onsen in Yamanashi : Isawa Onsen Hotel Fuji

Located in Isawa Onsen-Kyo Hot Spring Village, Hotel Fuji is a hot spring resort with six different onsens. Oiwa bath is the biggest in Yamanashi, for instance, an open-air bath where you can overlook a garden, and a personal bathroom where you can see Kofu from above. Furthermore, Yamanashi appeals to visitors with its irresistible charm of genuine rooms in Japanese style that use the warmth of wood, gozen menus that make use of the flavour of food products, and its local renowned gourmets.

Spot information

  • Spot name: Hotel Fuji
  • Street address: 〒406-0024192 Kawanakajima, Isawacho, Fuefuki, Yamanashi 
  • Access: About 5 minutes by courtesy car from Isawa Onsen Station
  • Wi-Fi: Lobby area only (no Wi-fi in rooms)
  • Language: English speaking staff available
  • Credit cards: OK

Hotel Resort at the foot of Mt. Fuji: Hotel & Spa Highland Resort

The Highland Resort Hotel & Spa is a resort hotel with a spectacular view of Mt. Fuji right in front. If you remain here, advantages such as pre-opening Fuji-Q Highland priority entry and free admission to Fujiyama Onsen will be provided. Moreover, the facilities inside are incredible. There are 4 restaurants, a bar lounge and a souvenir shop, as well as a beauty salon which is available at the adjoining Fujiyama Onsen.

Spot information

  • Spot name: Highland Resort Hotel & Spa
  • Street address: 〒403-0017 5-6-1 Shinnishihara, Fujiyoshida, Yamanashi 
  • Access:About 5 minutes by free shuttle bus from Fujikyu Railway "Mt. Fuji Station"
  • Wi-Fi:All rooms have free Wi-Fi
  • Language:English, Chinese and Korean speaking staff available
  • Credit cards:OK

Resort Hotel in Kiyosato: Kiyosato-Kogen Hotel

The Kiyosato-Kogen Hotel, located at the foot of Mt. Yatsugatake at an altitude of 1,450m, is also called "a resort hotel in the sky". The beautiful scenery of the Akaishi Mountains and Mt. Fuji can be seen from the guest rooms. At night there's a starry sky overhead. On the 4th floor of the hotel there is an observatory and you can use an astronomical telescope free of charge! We also suggest an open-air bath where, while taking a bath, you can see the starry night sky.

Spot information

  • Spot name: Kiyosato-Kogen Hotel
  • Street address: 〒407-0301 3545 Kiyosato, Takanecho, Hokuto, Yamanashi 
  • Access: About 5 minutes by courtesy car from Kiyosato Station (reservation required) / 3 hours and 30 minutes by expressway bus from Shinjuku (reservation required)
  • Wi-Fi: All rooms have free Wi-Fi
  • Language: English speaking staff available
  • Credit cards: OK


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