If you're ok with staying 13 kilometres outside of the center of town, explore the neighbourhood of Fuefuki. It has 4 places to stay, such as Hanayagi No Sho Keizan and Hotel Route-Inn Court Kofu Isawa.
For more options, try the Ooike Hotel and the Fuji Lake Hotel. They are 20 kilometres and 20 kilometres respectively from the main center. Further alternatives include the Hotel Route-Inn Kawaguchiko, 25 kilometres away, and the Dormy Inn Kofu Natural Hot Spring, 9 kilometres.
The close by localities of Kofu and Lake Kawaguchi are definitely worth going to. Kofu is 11 kilometres to the north of Chuo, while Lake Kawaguchi is 20 kilometres to the east. Kofu accommodations are the Kofu Washington Hotel Plaza and Chisun Inn Kofu Isawa. The Sakuraan Kawaguchiko Hotel and K's House Mt.Fuji are some of the choices in Lake Kawaguchi.
Before your Chuo trip draws to a close, why not spend an afternoon rubbing shoulders with local sports fans at a local match? IAI Stadium Nihondaira is found to the south of Chuo. Book a hotel near the action at the Nippondaira Hotel or the Hotel Vista Shimizu.
Plan on flying in and out of Chuo? The most convenient airport is Mt. Fuji - Shizuoka Airport, 95 kilometres from Chuo's heart Stay nearby at the Hotel Route-Inn Shimada Ekimae.
Hotels in Chuo start at AU$80 per night. Prices and availability subject to change. Additional terms may apply.