Best of the Best 2018 - 132
HYATT REGENCY HAKONE RESORT AND SPA
HA KON E, JA PA N
N E I G H B O R H O O D Owakudani
Hyatt Regency Hakone Resort and Spa is an elegant yet relaxed ryokan-style hotel that welcomes visitors to acres of natural beauty in the Gora district of Hakone, famous for its hot
springs. As they unwind amid the fresh air, forested hills and scenic views of the Fuji-Hakone-Izu National Park, guests can enjoy a balanced mix of Hyatt's warm, world-class service
and Japan's own style of hospitality, which offers the option of a sumptuous dinner and breakfast as part of the pampered experience.
Lunch for two (excluding alcohol, tax and
gratuity), once per stay.
Take the Hakone Ropeway (aerial tram) to
Owakudani-Sounzan to see the bubbling mud
and clouds of steam from Mount Hakone.
Distance from Tokyo Airport (NRT): 180 minutes
Size: 80 rooms Room Style: Contemporary Vibe: Sophisticated
THE RITZ-CARLTON, OSAKA
OSA KA , JA PA N
N E I G H B O R H O O D Osaka
Unwind with the ultimate retail therapy experience at The Ritz-Carlton, Osaka, overlooking the
buzzy Umeda shopping neighborhood. Set your bags down in one of 291 regal accommodations. The newly renovated Club Lounge, with its English aristocratic décor, has five distinct
living areas for living, dining and drinking. Feed your worldly palate with teppanyaki or sumibiyaki charcoal grill at Hanagatami; dim sum at Xiang Tao; classic Italian at Splendido; and contemporary and traditional French delicacies at La Baie. After dinner, choose from 100 malt
whiskies (and an equal number of martinis) while listening to live jazz in the bar.
$100 value hotel credit per stay.
The always-active Ritz Kids club and close
proximity to Universal Studios Japan,
Yamazaki distillery and Osaka Castle Park
make this hotel a great choice for leisure.
Distance from Osaka Airport (KIX): 23 miles/37 km
Size: 291 rooms Room Style: Classic Vibe: Sophisticated
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