Naraya is an exquistate example of a Taisho-era Onsen ryokan- with dark timbered hallways, finely detailed rooms and amazing food. It retains it’s old school charm while incorporating newer touches with some ensuite rooms and raised beds.
Naraya is located in the old district of Nozawa Onsen- on a picturesque narrow road that leads you to Ogama hot spring, and the “Yu-road” travelator to the Hikage ski area.
Naraya boasts two large Onsen with both inside and out door areas.
The host Ikeda-san is a multi-generation hotelier who will make your stay in Nozawa Onsen one to remember.
- In-house baths( Inside and outside)
- Traditional Japanese style rooms with private bathroom
- Family rooms with western style beds and Japanese beds with own toilets
- Amazing Japanese style breakfast
- Ask about Kaiseki dinner
Our properties are all well located very close to the snow. Please take a look at the below maps (Click for the PDF file) to see the location, lots of great places to eat and local landmarks, as well as 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.
Naraya ryokan is located on our town map (ref: E3).
Check-in Information for Your Stay
8736 Oaza-Toyosato, Nozawa-Onsen-Mura, Shimo-Takai Gun Nagano 389-2502
The nearest office: (Hours: 8am – 7pm), Nozawa Central (No.5 on our town map).
Contacts: +81(0)269-67-0467 or +81(0)80-6936-6026 (you can use WhatsApp!)
You can go straight to your accommodation as they are expecting you. Please come to our nearest office for your check-in, town orientation, lift passes and any other enquires.
Check-in: 2pm – 7pm
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