Where is Odawara?
Before you grab the keys to your rental car and head off into the sunset, let us help you with some basic facts about Odawara.
From downtown Hakone, Odawara is positioned 6 miles to the east.
One of the greatest things about going on a road trip is that you get to come across lots of interesting people. So while you're staying in Odawara, why not journey out of town in your rental car and acquaint yourself with some of the other 13,300 folk who call Hakone their home?
What are the major attractions in Odawara?
If your trip to Odawara is all sorted out but your itinerary is a bit on the empty side, let us give you a helping hand.
Give that rental car a break and exercise those legs. Not far from the center of this neighborhood, Tombs of Hojo Ujimasa is worth a look. Odawara Catholic Church and Odawara Castle are a couple of other nearby attractions that lure plenty of travelers like yourself.
What are the best road trip destinations near Odawara?
Shiroyama and Ogikubo are well worth checking out during your stay. Shiroyama is about 0.4 miles away, while Ogikubo is 2 miles.
Where are the best beaches near Odawara?
Nothing screams vacation like hopping in the car, blasting some tunes and heading to the coast. Odawara has some lovely beaches nearby, so grab something to read (and a kite if there's a breeze) and take a jaunt to one of these well-known options:
- Oiso Beach (9 miles away).
- Atami Sun Beach (12 miles away).
- Nagahama Beach (16 miles away).
Where are the best convention centers near Odawara?
If you're here to attend a conference, you'll find Yugawara Tourism Hall 9 miles away. During one of your breaks, head to a nearby café to grab a few moments to yourself — networking and socializing can be exhausting.
What kind of rental car should I get for Odawara?
Odawara is a little way out of the center of Ninomiya, so there's a good chance you'll be doing a bit of driving. If you'll be using Odawara as a base from which to discover the city and its nearby areas, opt for a smaller ride. Nothing beats a compact vehicle for squeezing into those tight downtown parking spaces. Alternatively, if you're moving away from all the hustle and bustle and bright lights, book something with a stronger engine and more legroom. Not many visitors regret spending that little bit extra on a premium or a full-size car.
Should I get a luxury rental car in Odawara?
There's loads of choice when it comes to rental cars in Odawara. From people-movers with plenty of room to spare to economy rides that are a snap to park, you'll find it all here. Choosing your perfect match depends on how much you want to spend and what activities you plan on doing. Some road trips are just begging you to splurge on your dream ride, whereas others require no more than a bargain, no-frills type model. Which will it be this time?