Country Joe (Otari Village, Nagano)

Country Joe
Otari Village, Nagano
カントリージョー (長野県 小谷村)

Country Joe is a comfortable mountain lodge with a cozy atmosphere, located right by the slopes of Tsugaike Kogen resort. From the lodge you can ski or snowboard down to the base to ride the gondola.

Country Joe
Type Lodge / B&B / Pension / Inn
General location Located right by the base slopes of Tsugaike Kogen
Nearest ski lift Less than 50m
Rooms & capacity 7 rooms
28 guest capacity
Bedding Japanese style futons
Style of toilets Western style
Bathrooms All rooms use shared bathroom facilities
Tatami mats Yes
Internet access Free Wi-Fi internet connection is available throughout accommodation
English speaking? Basic English speaking staff available
Smoking policy All non smoking
Pets policy Pets are not allowed
Guest Rooms
Our Japanese style guest rooms offer warm 'kotatsu'. Enjoy some fine views of the Japanese Alps from your room.
Country Joe, Otari, Nagano
Country Joe, Otari, Nagano
Country Joe, Otari, Nagano
General Facilities
Free parking for 14 cars is available.

Breakfast and dinner are available. Country Joe serves tasty Western-style meals. The menu varies on a daily basis.
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A variety of packages are available including room-only, packages including breakfast and also including evening meal.

Room only:
4,860 yen weekdays (3,240 yen children)
5,830 yen weekends (4,320 yen children)

Room and breakfast only:
5,830 yen weekdays (4,210 yen children)
6,800 yen weekends (5,290 yen children)

Room, breakfast and evening meal:
From 7,560 yen weekdays (from 5,400 yen children)
From 8,530 yen weekends (from 6,480 yen children)

Please see the website for more details.
Payment: Cash
Otari village is just to the north of Hakuba village in the north west region of Nagano Prefecture. The ski resorts in Otari are generally thought of as being part of 'Hakuba'. The region is about an hour road journey from central Nagano City and Nagano Station. The local Oito train line and Route 148 road both run through the village.
By Train
50.1km from the Nagano Station on the Hokuriku Shinkansen line
4.3km from the Hakuba Oike Station on the Oito Line
8km from the Hakuba Station on the Oito Line
A station pick-up is available
County Joe is just over 4km from Hakuba Oike Station and 8km from Hakuba Station.
By Car
40.9km from the Itoigawa IC on the Hokuriku Expressway
52.9km from the Nagano IC on the Joshinetsu Expressway
59km from the Azumino IC on the Nagano Expressway
Nearest national route: 3.9km from Route 148
Nearest prefecture road: Prefecture Road 433
Parking is available for 14 vehicles
Country Joe is in an ideal location by the slopes of Tsugaike Kogen resort.
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Country Joe is a comfortable mountain lodge with a cozy atmosphere.

It is located right by the slopes of Tsugaike Kogen resort and you can ski down to the base to get the gondola... the gondola is literally 10 seconds away on skis or board! You can also enjoy commanding views of the Northern Alps from the lodge.

The lodge is small and the rooms do not have televisions, but many of guests come back here because of the convenient location, our delicious meals and our friendly services.

We hope to welcome you this season.
accommodaton Accommodation Name Country Joe
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telephone Telephone (within Japan) 0261-83-2224
Telephone (from overseas) (81)-261-83-2224
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Official website
address Postal address Tsugaike Kogen
Country Joe
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Latest report posted on Sunday 9th May 2021