Nagano / Nozawa Onsen

Nozawa Onsen village is located at the foot of Mt. Kenashi. The snow resort offers modern facilities to skiers and snowboarders but Nozawa Onsen village strives to maintain a traditional atmosphere. Nozawa Onsen has always been at the top of the Japanese skiing scene, and more recently snowboarding. It was the first place in the country to install ski lifts and also holds numerous major skiing and snowboarding tournaments. It was also the host for the Biathalon competitions at the Nagano Olympics.

In the centre of Nozawa Onsen you can see white steam rising up from almost everywhere, enabling you to feel the warmth of this village of hot springs. There are more than 30 sources of natural hot springs in Nozawa Onsen. The 13 cooperative spas called 'Soto-yu' are assets shared by the village and have been protected since ancient times by a system known as 'Yu-nakama' which means spa group. Remarkably 'Soto-yu' are free of charge, so enjoy!

Basic Package

All hotel packages include :

7 Nights Accommodation

Daily Breakfasts (7)

6 Days All Mountain Lift Pass


  • Gasthof Schiheil 1

    Gasthof Schiheil

    10 min walk to Nozawa Onsen

    Gasthof Schiheil is in an excellent location for enjoying the best of Nozawa village and only 10 minutes walk to the nearby ski resort.

    From JPY72,000

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  • Ryokan Sakaya 1

    Ryokan Sakaya

    5 min walk to Nozawa Onsent

    Ryokan Sakaya is located in the heart of Nozawa Onsen village, within easy reach of both the slopes and the bus stop.

    From JPY129,000

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  • Jonnobi 1


    10 min walk to Nozawa Onsen

    Come enjoy the traditional Japanese Onsen Ryokan in ski resort in Nozawa Onsen.

    From JPY103,000

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  • Nakajimaya Ryokan Appearance

    Nakajimaya Ryokan

    8 minutes walk to Nozawa Onsen

    Nakajimaya, Japanese-style inn (Ryokan) with a natural hot spring is located in the center of Nozawa Onsen.

    From JPY103,000

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  • Hours
    Mon-Fri 10:00 - 18:00
    Sat : 12:00 - 16:00
    Sun, Public Holiday : close
  • Address
    c/o Books Kinokuniya,
    Level 2 The Galeries,
    500 George Street, Sydney,
    New South Wales, Australia, 2000
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