Came here for a ski trip and stayed a total of 5 nights, Location is easy to find with GPS.
Another bubble era hotel that looks a little bit dated, but offers warm and excellent service, good onsen and overall a pleasant experience.
Rooms are clean, front desk is helpful and there is also a friendly aussie staff who can help with English speakers. We stayed at a Japanese style "suite" with private bath which basically means a large room for sleeping on tatami plus a living room area for just hanging out. It's supposed to fit 4/6 adults but i think can fit more if for a school trip or something.
I opted for Asian style room since 1) when the beddings are hidden in the closet during the day, it takes up much less space than western furnishings and 2) these 80's era western rooms generally have a more dated appearance.
Most rooms have balconies where you can wake up to a nice snow-capped view and when the sun's out it's quite a scene.
There's a total of 6/7 onsens but the (largest) one you'd rather spend time in closes at midnight, and after midnight you can visit one of the other 2 onsens which are 24/7.
Buffet breakfast is nothing special compared to newer luxury hotels but it's certainly adequate. I didn't opt for meal plan and wasn't too impressed with the dining options in the surrounding area but this is in no way the hotel's fault.
In the hotel basement is a game room, ski lockers and boot warmers.
Hotel offers discount ski rental coupons, we took advantage of that but at that particular shop, the gears definitely have seen better times. For rental gears in better condition go rent at Myoko Snowsports.
All in all, a pleasant place to stay.
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