Serenity awaits Saratoga homes.Silicon Valley real estate is surrounded by beautiful landscapes and various chances for unique experiences in the outdoors. Hakone Estate and Gardens provides one of these rare opportunities in its tranquil gardens. As the oldest Asian estate and gardens on the West coast, Hakone has spent nearly a century perfecting its atmosphere of peace and harmony.

Residents of Saratoga homes are blessed to have this oasis to retreat to when the everyday chaos of life threatens to invade. With 18 acres of sublime beauty in the hills of Saratoga, Hakone overlooks Silicon Valley and offers a one-of-a-kind location for various types of gatherings from weddings to company retreats. As one of the National Trust for Historic Preservation’s premiere sites, Hakone has been has been selected to receive their distinguished “Save America’s Treasures” classification.

As Hakone celebrates its centennial during their multi-year centennial celebration from 2015-2017, families living in Saratoga homes are invited to join in the celebration at the planned public events and special activities. Guests are invited to stroll through the koi pond garden, or enjoy the silence in the bamboo and tea gardens, breathing in the complete unity of art and nature only Hakone can provide. To learn more about these beautiful gardens, or plan your own private event in their peaceful oasis, click here to visit their website.