1. Top Class Snow Holidays in Japan
  2. Exceptional fun for kids
  3. Family friendly resorts
  4. And challenging expert courses
  5. With spectacular Backdrops


The name says it all. "Shiki no Yado" means four season accommodation, and that is what the Kawaichiya is. In Winter it is a snow sports mecca, Spring sees cool temperatures and flower blooming, Summer has great trekking, and fall sees some of the most stunning autumn colors in Japan. And the Kawaichiya has easy access to it all.

The inn has 2 different hot springs sources, ideal for a soak at the end of a hard days activity. Both indoor and open air baths will refresh you and relax your body. And if the inn's hot springs are not enough, remember that Nozawa has 13 "Soto-Yu" bathhouses around town that are free for all.

Guest rooms a either Japanese style (futons) or Japanese Western Rooms with 2 single beds and a tatami mat area. All rooms have en-suite toilets, but you use the hot springs to bathe in. There are 24 rooms in all, making an ideal size for meeting and getting to know fellow travelers, while ensuring personal service from inn staff.

 Breakfast is included with all bookings , and dinner is available on request (please let the inn know on the morning you require dinner) Meals are served in the main dining room, or in a private room if you have a group of people.

For guests wanting to ski/snowboard at Nozawa Onsen ski resort, the closest lift is 6 minutes walk from the front door, and you can access either the Shinyu Pair, or Yu-Road escalator on foot.

8923-1 Toyosato, Nozawaonsen-mura, Shimotakai-gun, Nagano, Japan

Type Of Accommodation Check In Check Out
RYOKAN from 15:00 until 10:00
Bath House
Open Air Bath
Banquet Hall
Conv. Store
Internet Access (Wi-Fi)
Non Smoking Rooms
By Details
Walk 3 minutes from Nozawaonsen Chuo Bus Terminal
Taxi 15 minutes from JR Togari Nozawaonsen Station (JR Iiyama Line)
Bus 25 minutes from JR Iiyama Station to Nozawaonsen Chuo Bus Terminal
Bus In winter, there are direct transfers from Narita Airport / Haneda Airport on the Nagano Snow Shuttle
Rooms and Rates
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