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Hakone Pirate Ship

Hakone-machi, Ashigarashimo-gun 250-0522, Kanagawa Prefecture
+81 460-83-7722
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Replicas of pirate ships cruise Lake Ashi, offering views of forests, hotels and the striking red gateway to the Hakone Shrine.
  • Excellent25%
  • Very good50%
  • Average22%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
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“pirate ship” (69 reviews)
“lake ashi” (53 reviews)
Hakone-machi, Ashigarashimo-gun 250-0522, Kanagawa Prefecture
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Reviewed 1 week ago

We took the Hakone Ropeway from Sounzan down to Togendai-ko (see separate review) to take the Pirate Ship . Of coarse it is a must to take the Pirate ship across Ashi Lake . Even with all the tourists around you . They all want...More

Thank saul g
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Awesome experience even we didn’t have little kids to travel with, even it was chilly outside on the deck, we stayed almost the whole trip out in the front deck! It offers fantastic views of the lake, other ships as well as distant scenery

Thank Bill S
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Nothing much on deck. With indoor door and outdoor sitting. Top deck is open and able to feel the smooth sailing on Lake Ashi. Only the First Class ticket holder enables you to go to the forward bow . Total duration 30mins .

Thank Isaac L
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

This was a fun way to get to our hotel. Crossed the lake on this pirate ship. Nice view of the scenery from the lake. A lot more fun then taking the bus!

Thank sean96823
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Basically packed with tourists and no place to sit. Even the priority seats are taken up by everyone else rather than the priorities. The view is jus the lake and the mountains of trees...nothing really exciting.

Thank Beryl21
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Still don't get the pirate ship thing, but it was a pleasant short trip across the lake. Unfortunately a very overcast day meaning a bit cool & windy on deck, no sighting of My Fuji & not much else to see. Lots of people on...More

Thank 188petere
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Strange to find pirate ships in Japan. The kids will love this. Buy tickets at the pier. The ships run regularly and you have 2 stops. One takes you to the cable cars which take you up to the sulphur crater. Always plenty of eateries,...More

Thank Jane G
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

I would just take a photo of the ship and be done. On the day we went on the ship, it was foggy so we could not see a thing. They also tend to overload the ship so that you could not see much if...More

Thank jimmy c
Reviewed 7 November 2017

Surreal experience that would only happen in Japan! I never thought I would be on a pirate ship crossing the lake! I read reviews before going that gave some really good advise! Get there early and pay the extra to go first class as it...More

Thank Rebecca E
Reviewed 7 November 2017 via mobile

This boat takes you to different points on the lake. As it’s name suggests it looks like a pirate ship but is a bit of fun and obviously touristy. However nice way to see the lake and get some lovely views and photograph the Hakone...More

Thank Ferg28
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24 July 2017|
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Response from Tricia H | Reviewed this property |
I have only been to Motohakone - a good selection of shops and a great restaurant/cafe that overlooks the lake. The boat usually stops at both - so you can do both if you have the time.
18 August 2015|
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Response from rajitha_wijekoon | Reviewed this property |
Hi As my memory, the pirate ship is good