Garden Cress (Yuzawa Town, Niigata)

Garden Cress
Yuzawa Town, Niigata

ガーデンクレス (新潟県 湯沢町)


General Information

Name of accommodation: Garden Cress
Town: Yuzawa
Area: Yuzawa (Niigata)
Nearest ski lift: 20m
Type of accommodation: Lodge
Style of accommodation: Western
Guest rooms bedding: Both Western style beds and Japanese style futons available
Bathrooms: All rooms have private bathroom
Toilets: Western style
Meals available: Breakfast
Number of rooms: 17 rooms
Capacity: 52 people
Smoking/Non-smoking: Part non smoking
English speaking ability: Yes, basic


Charge range classification: Budget Price
Comfort Price
Deluxe Price
Exclusive Price
Most common charge style: Room only charge (per person)
Payment: Cash
Price Detail:
Weekday prices including two meals start at 7,800 yen, Saturday rates starting at 9,300 yen. (Nights before Japanese national holidays use the same rate as Saturdays). Please contact us for details.

Accommodation facilities & more details

Tatami style rooms: Yes
Internet access: Yes
Type of internet access: Wi-fi throughout accommodation
Internet connection charges: No
Pets Allowed: Yes, some restrictions
Onsen hot springs on accommodation: Yes
Ski Dry Room: No
Coin Laundry (2) and dryers (2) available.

Evening meal - Western style
- starter, soup, fish/meat, rice, salad, desert, coffee
Breakfast - Japanese or Western style
- bread, coffee, juice, egg meal, fruit, etc


car By car
5km from Yuzawa IC (Kanetsu Expressway)
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National Route 17
Prefectural Road
Car parking:
train By train
3km from Iwappara Ski Jo Mae Station (Joetsu Line)


Yuzawa Town is located in the southern region of Niigata Prefecture, on the border with Gunma Prefecture. Yuzawa is just 80 minutes away from central Tokyo using the Joetsu Shinkansen train. The main Route 17 road runs through the town, as does the Kanetsu Expressway.

Garden Cress is located within the the slopes of the Iwappara Ski Resort. Either get the shuttle bus from Echigo Yuzawa Station to Iwappara resort (about 10-15 minutes), or drive up to car park number 6 in the resort.

Special Offers

SnowJapan reader offers Early in and late check out (1 hour each)
Lift ticket discounts available Discounted lift tickets for Iwappara available

Comments from accommodation

Garden Cress is located in the middle of Iwappara Ski Area ( popular with both skiers and snowboarders ) with spectacular views of the Yuzawa valley. Even though it is located on the resort, getting there is not a problem.

Rooms have a bright and clean atmosphere, with high-quality duvets and heating. Each guest room has a private bath and toilet.

Garden Cress also has a bar lounge and a karaoke room.
The dining room is used for breakfast and evening meals. This room is also open for lunch and tea-time during the day. In the evenings, home-made pizza is a speciality and and cakes are specialities which can be ordered as room service. If it's someone's birthday, you can order for their names to be iced on the cake!

Contact Information:

Contact Name: Mrs Yokota
Telephone: 025-787-4411
Send Email:
Visit Website:
Address: Tsuchitaru 731-49, Iwappara Kogen, Yuzawa-machi, Minamiuonuma-gun, Niigata-ken

Resorts nearby:

Nearest ski lift: 20m

Iwappara (0.10km)
Yuzawa Park (3.70km)
Yuzawa Nakazato (4.60km)
Nakazato Snow Wood (5.10km)
Ipponsugi (5.40km)
Kandatsu Kogen (5.70km)
Yuzawa Kogen (5.80km)
NASPA Ski Garden (5.90km)
Ludens Yuzawa (6.20km)
GALA Yuzawa (7.80km)
Ishiuchi Maruyama (7.90km)
Ishiuchi Hanaoka (11.60km)
Kagura (11.90km)
Mt Granview (12.90km)
Maiko Snow Resort (13.30km)
Joetsu Kokusai (16.60km)
Chateau Shiozawa (20.50km)
Naeba (25.20km)
Muica Snow Resort (25.60km)
Itsukamachi (28.60km)

Location Map:

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