Things to Do in Shonan-Fujisawa

Sightseeing in Shonan-Fujisawa

STAY

The city where the Enoden line begins. Fully experience Fujisawa, Shonan, and Kamakura

The green exterior gives the train its popular retro look. Shonan-Fujisawa is known for being the starting point for the Enoden line. JR lines and Odakyu line also passes through. Take advantage of all the fun activities that are available!

How to Spend Your First Day

DAY.1

AM10:00

Arrive at Fujisawa station!

Leave your luggage at the hotel immediately and start your Shonan trip!

From South exit of Fujisawa station (JR Tokaido Line, Odakyu Line & Enoshima Electric Railway),  it is only a 5 minute walk from the station to Hotel Hokke Club Shonan-Fujisawa. Leave your luggage at the hotel first for a carefree start to your trip.

AM11:00

bills Shichirigahama

Have an early lunch while enjoying the view of Shonan beach.

All-day casual dining loved by food enthusiasts all over the world. The beach of Shichirigahama can be viewed from all seats. Enjoy a delicious breakfast, lunch, or dinner while gazing at the blue sea.

Information

Address
1-1-1 weekend house alley, Kamakura-shi (Kanagawa), 248-0026, Japan
Phone number
0467-39-2244
Distance from hotel
Approximately 18 minutes by car

PM1:00

Great Buddha of Kamakura

A trip to Kamakura starts with a visit to the Great Buddha

The Great Buddha of Kamakura (鎌倉大仏, Kamakura Daibutsu) is a must visit location for tourists. Dating back to the 13th century, it is the second tallest bronze Buddha in Japan. With a height of 11.3m, and 121t, the statue is well worth the visit.

Information

Address
4-2-28, Hase, Kamakura, Kanagawa Prefecture 248-0016
Phone number
0467-22-0703
Distance from hotel
Approximately 20 minutes by car

PM2:15

Tsurugaoka Hachimangu Shrine

Tsurugaoka Hachimangu Shrine, is a prominent landmark and remnant of the Kamakura Shogunate. To this day, numerous people flock to Tsurugaoka Hachimangu for various reasons—to worship, to participate in festivals, and to enjoy the lush nature.

Information

Address
2 Chome-1-31 Yukinoshita, Kamakura-shi, Kanagawa-ken 248-8588
Phone Number
0467-22-0315
Distance from hotel
Approximately 23 minutes by train

PM3:15

Meigetsuin (Ajisai Temple)

The temple is famous for having thousands of hydrangeas bloom in abundance during the summer. Meigetsuin was added in the early Muromachi period as a sub-temple of Zenkoji temple, built by Hojo Tokimune (Zenkokuji temple was later abolished in the early Meiji era). The vibrant colors of the hydrangeas is a spectacle to be seen. However, the temple may be crowded depending on the season.

Information

Address
189,Yamanouchi, Kamakura, Kanagawa Prefecture, 247-0062
Phone number
0467-24-3437
Distance from hotel
Approximately 26 minutes by car

Zeniarai Benzaiten Ugafuku Shrine

It is said that by washing your coins with the water inside the cave on the temple grounds, you will increase your wealth. According to the legend, a god named “Ugafukujin” appeared in Minamoto no Yoritomo’s dream, and described to him the location of a magical spring. Colanders are also provided for washing the coins.

Information

Address
2 Chome-25-16 Sasuke Kamakura-shi, Kanagawa-ken 248-0017
Phone numeber
0467-25-1081
Distance from hotel
Approximately 21 minutes by train

PM5:00

Check-in

Welcome to Hotel Hokke Club Shonan-Fujisawa!

PM6:00

Chigasaki Kabune Fujisawa

Enjoy freshly caught seafood from Sagami Bay!

At Chigasaki Kabune, you will be able to enjoy fresh local seafood at a reasonable price. In addition to seafood, the restaurant also serves locally grown vegetables, and Kanagawa brand pork. A perfect place to dine on a night out in Kanagawa. Private rooms are also available from 2 people!

Information

Address
 2F KM Building, 2-5  Minamifujisawa,  Fujisawa-shi, Kanagawa-ken,251-0055
Phone Number
0466-29-6383
Distance from hotel
Approximately 56 minutes by train

Relax Inside the Hotel

PM8:00

Baths

Man-made hot spring “Quasi-Natural”. Relax with Komeiseki Onsen® Unwind and stretch your legs in a large bath, and heal yourself from a long day’s fatigue. There is no better feeling than relaxing inside a nice, warm bath!

Information

Operating hours(Men & Women)
Evening: 16:00~25:00 / Morning: 06:00~9:00

SLEEP TIME

Have a rest

Get ready to enjoy your second day!

How to Spend Your Second Day

DAY.2

AM7:30

Shinbayashi Park

Enjoy a refreshing morning walk or jog

Inside the 16.2 hectare park, you will find nature trails, a large playground area, rivers running from spring water, and old houses from the Edo period. Native plants such as golden-rayed lilies can also be found in the area, as well as wild birds like kingfishers.
※The old houses can be viewed between 9:00 to 16:30 all year round. However, they are closed on Mondays (unless its a public holiday. The following Tuesday will be closed) They are also closed from Dec. 29th~Jan. 3rd.

Information

Address
 411-1Shinbayashi Kawana, Fujisawa 251-0015
Phone number
0466-46-7788
(Fujisawa Town Planning Association)
Distance from the hotel
Approximately 11 minutes walk

AM8:30

Breakfast

Breakfast at the Hotel

Enjoy our lavish breakfast buffet inside our restaurant “Saizeriya”! Although we mainly serve Western-style dishes, we also serve Japanese-style menus. Start your day with a variety of dishes!

Information

Place
Restaurant 「Saizeriya」
Charge
Adult:1,000円 /
Child:4~6 years old 600円
           Under 3 years old Free of charge
Operating hours
7:00〜10:00
(Please arrive by 9:30)

AM10:00

Check-out

Leave the hotel and head to Enoshima!

AM10:30

Enoshima Aquarium

Enjoy the magnificent display of sea creatures!

The aquarium has many fun attractions, including large tanks with over 8,000 sardines, as well as dolphins and whales, and also a large viewing stadium for sea lion shows. You will see Mount Fuji to your west, and Sagami Bay and Enoshima directly in front.

Information

Address
2 Chome-19-1 Katasekaigan, Fujisawa-shi, Kanagawa-ken 251-0035
Phone Number
0466-29-9960
Distance from hotel
Approximately 13 minute by car

PM12:30

Tobbicho Enoshima (main branch)

Try whitebait from Enoshima!

At Tobbicho, you can enjoy fresh whitebait from Enoshima. They have various dishes including, their specialty boiled whitebait with rice, and raw whitebait with rice. (available between January and March, except during a poor catch) The restaurant also serves whitebait bread and whitebait ice cream, even whitebait beer.

Information

Address
1-6-7, Enoshima, Fujisawa-shi, Kanagawa
TEL
0466-23-0041
Distance from hotel
Approx. 13min by car

PM1:30

Enoshima Island Spa

Refresh yourself at the spa!

Also known as “Eno-spa”, the resort provides a natural hot spring, treatment salons, and even restaurants. In addition to the hot spring area, there is an outdoor swimming pool and a cave area where you can enjoy the view of Sagami Bay and Mount Fujii. Swimsuits are also available for rent.

Information

Address
2-1-6, Enoshima, Fujisawa-shi, Kanagawa
TEL
0466(29)0688
Distance from hotel
Approx. 13min by car

PM3:30

Maruyaki Tako Senbei Asahi (main branch)

Try their specialty octopus cracker, perfect for a souvenir!

Try the taste of freshly baked octopus crackers made from several octopuses pressed together on an iron plate. The crunchy texture is perfect for a light snack.

Information

Address
1-14-10, Enoshima, Fujisawa-shi, Kanagawa
TEL
0466-23-1775
Distance from hotel
Approx. 14min by car

PM4:00

Enoshima Temple

The shrine is dedicated to the worship of the god Benten, and the three goddesses. The three goddesses are enshrined at their respective shrine by the name of Hetsunomiya, Nakatsunomiya, and Okutsunomiya. The temple is one of Japan’s three great Benzaiten shrines.

Information

Address
2-3-8, Enoshima, Fujisawa-shi, Kanagawa
TEL
0466-22-4020
Distance from hotel
Approx. 15min by car

Enoshima Samuel Cocking Garden・Enoshima Sea Candle

Enoshima Sea Candle, which is located inside Enoshima Samuel Cocking Garden, is a 59.8m lighthouse which offers a full panoramic view of the surrounding area. From the outdoor observation deck you will be able to see Mt. Fuji and the beautiful evening sunset.

Information

Address
2-3, Enoshima, Fujisawa-shi, Kanagawa
TEL
0466-23-2444
Distance from hotel
Approx. 15min by car

※Separate fee for both facilities

SIGHTSEEING

Tsurugaoka Hachimangu Shrine

Tsurugaoka Hachimangu Shrine, is a prominent landmark and remnant of the Kamakura Shogunate. To this day, numerous people flock to Tsurugaoka Hachimangu for various reasons—to worship, to participate in festivals, and to enjoy the lush nature.

■Approx. 23min by car from hotel

Great Buddha of Kamakura

The Great Buddha of Kamakura (鎌倉大仏, Kamakura Daibutsu) is a must visit location for tourists. Dating back to the 13th century, it is the second tallest bronze Buddha in Japan. With a height of 11.3m, and 121 tons, the statue is well worth the visit.

■Approx. 20min by car from hotel

bills Shichirigahama

All-day casual dining loved by food enthusiasts all over the world. The beach of Shichirigahama can viewed from all seats. Enjoy a delicious breakfast, lunch, or dinner while gazing at the blue sea.

■Approx. 18min by car from hotel

Enoshima Aquarium

The aquarium has many fun attractions, including large tanks with over 8,000 sardines, as well as dolphins and whales, and also a large viewing stadium for sea lion shows. You will see Mount Fuji to your west, and Sagami Bay and Enoshima directly in front

■Approx. 13min by car from hotel

Maruyaki Tako Senbei Asahi (main branch)

Try the taste of freshly baked octopus crackers made from several octopuses pressed together on an iron plate. The crunchy texture is perfect for a light snack.

■Approx. 14min by car from hotel

Enoshima Island Spa

Also known as “Eno-spa”, the resort provides a natural hot spring, treatment salons, and even restaurants. In addition to the hot spring area, there is an outdoor swimming pool and a cave area where you can enjoy the view of Sagami Bay and Mount Fujii. Swimsuits are also available for rent.

■Approx. 13min by car from hotel

Tobbicho Enoshima (main branch)

At Tobbicho, you can enjoy fresh whitebait from Enoshima. They have various dishes including, their specialty boiled whitebait with rice, and raw whitebait with rice. (available between January and March, except during a poor catch) The restaurant also serves whitebait bread and whitebait ice cream, even whitebait beer.

■Approx. 13min by car from hotel

Enoshima Samuel Cocking Garden・Enoshima Sea Candle
Enoshima Sea Candle

Enoshima Sea Candle, which is located inside Enoshima Samuel Cocking Garden, is a 59.8m lighthouse which offers a full panoramic view of the surrounding area. From the outdoor observation deck you will be able to see Mt. Fuji and the beautiful evening sunset.

■Approx. 15min by car from hotel
※Separate fee for both facilities

Enoshima Temple

The shrine is dedicated to the worship of the god Benten, and the three goddesses. The three goddesses are enshrined at their respective shrine by the name of Hetsunomiya, Nakatsunomiya, and Okutsunomiya. The temple is one of Japan’s three great Benzaiten shrines.

■Approx. 15min by car from hotel