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Karuizawa Prince Hotel Ski Resort

Karuizawa, Karuizawa-machi, Kitasaku-gun, Nagano Prefecture 389-0103, Japan
+81 267-42-5588
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Type: Ski/ Snowboard Areas, Sports
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Singapore, null, Singapore
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37 reviews 37 reviews
4 attraction reviews
17 helpful votes 17 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 17, 2014 NEW

Came in 2nd week Dec where there isn't much snow yet. We came primarily for our kids to have fun on the snowy / icy slopes . Think it was 1300 yen per admission. Kids enjoyed themselves tremendously. We had planned for a day trip here and made our own way to and fro the ski resort riding on the... More 

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Denpasar
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29 reviews 29 reviews
24 helpful votes 24 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed June 4, 2014

It was the first time for my children to go skiing and since we had limited time, Karuizawa was a good choice. The hotel is not really geared up for foreigners but we did not come across major challenges. Rooms were decent and clean, but nothing special The restaurants were dissapointing. Lack of atmosphere and a poor variety made us... More 

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Luzon, Philippines
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68 reviews 68 reviews
34 attraction reviews
74 helpful votes 74 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 2, 2014

I suggest that you go here when its not a holiday since there were so many people that it was scarier to think that you would collide with someone than to actually ski. The resort is really good though with great and accomodating instructors. Although not all can speak english. Our coach was able to speak a little that he... More 

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Phnom Penh, Cambodia
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15 reviews 15 reviews
8 attraction reviews
12 helpful votes 12 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 16, 2013

I and my family were there late February this year. Actually it was almost end of the winter season where snow was hardly found in Japan but it is surely still very enjoyable with plenty of snow that you can make fun with. Further, the location is just right the opposite of the train station and the biggest shopping complex... More 

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D.C.
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161 reviews 161 reviews
72 attraction reviews
64 helpful votes 64 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 3, 2013

Great family resort for 1-2 days. Stay in the East cottages! Very close ski in and out. Grest cozy private cabins.

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Oakland, California
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21 reviews 21 reviews
8 attraction reviews
17 helpful votes 17 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 31, 2012 via mobile

Took the bullet train for a quick skiing day trip. Easy access after an hour train ride. Service was excellent...especially for non Japanese speaker. Ski rental personnel were the best! Mountain was very small but well groomed and not crowded. Definitely worth the easy effort for a quick day trip.

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Swansboro, North Carolina
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53 reviews 53 reviews
18 attraction reviews
47 helpful votes 47 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 28, 2010

Getting there: We took the bullet train from Tokyo (about 60 minutes) for a four-night holiday. Although the hotel is about a 10-minute walk from the station, the hotel has a small bus waiting for passengers at the Karuizawa station as the trains arrive. Very convenient! The Resort: Karuizawa East was expensive, but we loved it. With our three small... More 

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