Akakura Kanko Hotel (Myoko City, Niigata)

Akakura Kanko Hotel
Myoko City, Niigata
赤倉観光ホテル (新潟県 妙高市)

Akakura Kanko Hotel is a luxurious hotel located in a commanding location right on the slopes of Mt. Myoko, offering breath-taking views of the surrounding region. The hotel features a spa, chapel, library, gift shop, gym, and tennis courts. Guests can enjoy a relaxing soak in the large common baths and open-air baths while gazing at the beautiful views. Some guest rooms feature private open-air baths. French/Japanese restaurants and Aqua Grill Dining are available as well as a cafe and bar.

Akakura Kanko Hotel
Type Hotel
General location Located mid way up Mt Myoko at an elevation of approx. 1,000 meters. The hotel is close to the borders of Niigata and Nagano Prefectures, in the midst of the Myoko-Togakushi-Renzan National Park. The hotel grounds cover approximately 3.31 million square meters.
Nearest ski lift Less than 50m
Rooms & capacity 76 rooms in total
Maximum capacity of 154 guests
Bedding Both Western style beds and Japanese style futons available
Style of toilets Western style
Bathrooms Some rooms have private bathroom
Tatami mats Yes
Internet access Free WI-FI is available throughout accommodation without password
English speaking? English speaking staff are available (fluent and basic speakers)
Smoking policy No smoking. (There are two 'Smoking Areas' in the hotel)
Pets policy Pets are not allowed. Guide dogs are allowed.
Guest Rooms
Open-air rotenburo baths on the deck of every room, with magnificent views of the valley and mountains beyond. The constant flow of water from our own natural onsen source means you can enjoy a delightful soak at any time. Every room has its own gas-fired hearth, with separate living room with sofa and bed spaces — an ideal environment for a relaxing stay.

The Main Building rooms were given a major renovation in 2008. The result is a classic-modern ambience, with a refined interior that helps create the ideal environment for a relaxing stay. The choice of rooms - most twin, but also deluxe twin, single, triple, and Japanese- is there to meet your needs.

Amenities include:

- Beds by Simmons
- Digital LCD television
- Humidifier
- DVD player
- LAN connection
- Washlette toilet
- Hair dryer
- Electric hot water pot
- Herb tea
- Morning newspaper
Akakura Kanko Hotel, Myoko, Niigata
Akakura Kanko Hotel, Myoko, Niigata
Akakura Kanko Hotel, Myoko, Niigata
General Facilities
Hotel Facilities

Tea lounge
Bar lounge
Multipurpose room
Banquet room
Conference room
Large communal bath
Open-air bath
Bath spa
Smoking areas
Coin laundry (free to use)
Tennis court
Ski and snowboard rental
Ski wear rental

Room Facilities

TV / satellite TV
Internet (LAN) / Internet (Wi-Fi)
Electric kettle
Tea set
Mini bar
Hair dryer
Trouser press (available to borrow)
Iron (available to borrow)
CD player (in some rooms)
Toilet with washlet
Baby crib
Liquid soap
Body soap / shampoo / conditioner
Shower cap
Comb / brush
Towels / bath towel
Yukata (Japanese-style robe)

Available Services

Shuttle bus
Computer access available
Massage service
Wake-up call
Express delivery
Wheelchair rental
The three restaurants within the hotel are available for dinner by reservation - French, Japanese, and AQUA GRILL DINING. Package plans will be with dinner and breakfast, or with only breakfast. Stay by only room charge is also possible.
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Room rates

Standard Twin Room:

- from JPY 18,900 per person with breakfast (tax included)
- from JPY 25,920 per person with dinner and breakfast (tax included)

SUITE Twin Room with private open-air bath:

- from JPY 34,020 per person with breakfast (tax included)-
- from JPY 41,040 per person with dinner and breakfast (tax included)

Cancellation policy

Should you cancel your booking, a cancellation fee will be charged to you according to the date (Japan Standard Time) the booking changes and cancellation request are accepted.

- No-show: 100%
- On the date of arrival: 80%
- On day prior to arrival: 50%
- 3 days prior to arrival: 30%
- 7 days prior to arrival: 10%

* Special cancellation policies may apply to certain dates and accommodation plans.
Payment: Cash
Credit Card (VISA, Master Card, AMEX, JCB, Diners)
Located on the eastern slopes of Mt Myoko in Myoko city, Niigata Prefecture.
By Train
34.7km from the Nagano Station on the Hokuriku Shinkansen line
6.6km from the Myoko Kogen Station on the Kita Shinano line
A station pick-up is available
From Myoko Kogen Station on the Shinano Tetsudo Line; 10 minutes by free shuttle bus (reservation required) to the hotel.

From Tokyo: Take the Nagano Shinkansen (approx. 1 hour, 45 minutes) to Nagano Station; transfer to the Shinano Tetsudo Line for Myokokogen (approx. 45 minutes).
By Car
6.8km from the Myoko Kogen IC on the Joshinetsu Expressway
Nearest national route: 5.6km from Route 18
Nearest prefecture road: Prefecture Road 39
Parking is available for 50 vehicles
Exit the Joshinetsu Expressway at Myoko Kogen Interchange; six minutes to the hotel.

From Tokyo: enter the Kanetsu Expressway at Nerima Interchange; enter the Shinetsu Expressway for Myoko Kogen Interchange; total trip 251 kilometers.
Akakura Kanko Hotel, Myoko, Niigata Akakura Kanko Hotel, Myoko, Niigata
Founded in 1937, in a time when the Japanese government was encouraging the construction of international resorts as a way for the country to gain foreign currency.

In 2009, the new SPA & SUITE Wing opened, featuring a large public bath, spa, and guest rooms each rotenburo (open-air baths).

The newest Premium Wing was constructed in 2016, celebrating the 80th anniversary of the resort.

We provides a comfortable, relaxed environment.

Akakura Kanko is an all-season resort, complete with golf course (summer), ski area (winter), and gondola lift (all season).
accommodaton Accommodation Name Akakura Kanko Hotel
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telephone Telephone (within Japan) 0255-87-2501
Telephone (from overseas) (81)-255-87-2501
Send direct email front@akhjapan.com
Official website http://www.akr-hotel.com
address Postal address 216 Tagiri
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