Akari Apartments was taken over by two of our long term staff, Kyoko and Gab, which they converted the building into comfortable and spacious apartments. In a great area of the village just 200 meters to the slopes, 50 meters to the Nakao Onsen and an easy flat stroll into the centre of the village. The famous Swiss Bakery is located in the same building for some freshly baked goods in the morning and hand made pizzas at night. Some other great restaurants and bars are nearby too. Self Contained Apartments in Nozawa Onsen are quite rare so this is a great option for people looking for their own unique space.
There are 4 apartments in total.
- 4 bedroom, 2 bathroom – huge apartment taking over the whole 2nd floor
- Mix of western and Japanese style tatami style rooms
- Main bathroom and ensuite for the master and an Onsen just 50 meters away
- 2 x studio apartments on the top floor with own bathroom and kitchenette
- 1 x 3 bedroom apartment on the ground floor
- Terrific views across the valley all the way to Myoko
- Great location just 200 meters to Karasawa lifts and flat 700 meter walk to town
- Swiss Bakery is located in the same building
Villa Nozawa is just around the corner from Akari Apartments so Nozawa Holidays Staff are nearby for anything you need
- 3 Bedroom – 50,000 Yen ( Up to 8 Guests)
- 4 Bedroom – 70,000 Yen ( Up to 10 Guests)
- 1 Room Studios – 20,000 Yen ( Up to 2 Guests)
- Extra people charged at Adults 5000 Yen, Children 2500 Yen
Our properties are all well located very close to the snow, please have a look at the below maps (click for the PDF file) to see the position, lots of great places to eat and local landmarks. Free public hot springs housed in traditional buildings all round the village. Perfect after a hard day of skiing with local restaurants, pubs, ATMs, the Post Office and Supermarket all an easy stroll away.
Akari House is located on our town map (ref: C9).
Check-in Information for Your Stay
Address: 6666 Oaza-Toyosato, Nozawa-Onsen-Mura, Shimo-Takai Gun Nagano 389-2502
Contacts: +81(0)80-6935-6026 (you can use WhatsApp!) , +81(0)269-67-0039
Check-in: 2pm – 7pm
Early check-ins: Please come to Villa Nozawa. You are more than welcome to leave your luggage (including ski and snowboard bags) with us until you are able to check-in.
Late check-ins: Let us know if you plan to arrive after 7pm and we will leave the door unlocked.
Office hours: 8am – 7pm
Please note: If checking-in before 7pm, please come to Villa Nozawa for a town orientation and to collect your lift vouchers as well as rental gear if required. If checking-in after 7pm, you can go directly to your accommodation.
You can transfer your luggage from / to wherever you like in Japan. You can send your luggage to your accommodation directly.To send them there please write your booking names and your check-in date and we will take care of your luggage until you arrive.
Complete Your Holiday
If you haven’t seen the variety of snow services we offer to our guests, please feel free to check out what we offer.
Cash in Nozawa Onsen
Japan is predominantly a cash society, and it can be difficult to find places that accept cards as payment. Please ensure that you bring enough cash in Yen with you. You can exchange money at the airport bank, or before you leave home.
There are two ATMs in Nozawa Onsen. One is located next to the Tourist Information Office which accepts most bank cards. The other ATM is located just inside the Post Office glass sliding door, which is open until 6pm each evening.
Restaurants around Town
There are a large array of restaurants and bars around Nozawa Onsen, all of which have a uniqueness about them. Please feel free to check out our free Restaurant and Bar Guide to see what takes your fancy!
Any other questions? Check here: FAQ