RYOKANS providing rooms with private open-air baths
Book Akakura Kanko Hotel in Akakura Onsen (Niigata) ―― Offers a spectacular view and a direct access to ski slope. You can enjoy seasonal features such as winter skiing, spring lush green vegetation, autumn leaves and many more. Known for its stunning view of the sea of clouds below. Every facility including guest rooms are supplied with spring water from neighboring areas.
The sea of clouds unexpectedly appears regardless of season and time. You can see the sea of clouds only if you are lucky. Enjoy skiing and snowboarding at the piste in front of the hotel.
Access: One hour 30 minutes by JR Shinkansen from Tokyo Station to Nagano Station, then 45 minutes by Shinano Railway to Myoko-Kogen Station and 10-min shuttle bus ride from there (Advance booking required)
Private Onsens (For couples, families, tattoo wearers)
(1) Rooms with open-air hot spring baths available
(2) Rental hot spring baths for private use (outside guest rooms): 1 bath
Spring quality/qualities (Please refer to this page for the health merits)
Sulfate spring, Hydrogen carbonate spring
Tourist spots nearby
Akakura Kanko Ski Resort (mid-December – early May), Myoko Kogen Sky Cable (mid-July – early November), Togakushi Jinja Shrine, Zenkoji Temple, Hoshitoge Rice Terraces
As a mountain resort hotel pioneer, built to invite international guests of honor in 1930s
Stayed in by famous persons
Visited by Showa Emperor and Empress
Number of rooms
*Smoking is prohibited in all rooms