Sporea Yuzawa (Yuzawa Town, Niigata)

Sporea Yuzawa
Yuzawa Town, Niigata
スポーリア湯沢 (新潟県 湯沢町)

Sporea Yuzawa is a Western-style hotel located close to central area of Yuzawa town. The main Echigo Yuzawa Station and all of the ski resorts in the area are within easy reach.

Sporea Yuzawa
Type Hotel
General location Located a short walk from Echigo Yuzawa Station in central Yuzawa town.
Nearest ski lift Less than 1km
Rooms & capacity 210 rooms
660 capacity
Bedding Western style beds
Style of toilets Western style
Bathrooms All rooms have private bathroom
Tatami mats Yes
Internet access A free Wi-Fi internet connection is available throughout the hotel including guest rooms
English speaking? Some staff can communicate in basic English
Smoking policy An increased number of non-smoking rooms are available from June 2019
Pets policy No pets are allowed
Guest Rooms
There are four types of room at Sporea Yuzawa:

Twin Room:
Semi-double bed
31 square metres
Bath and toilet

Triple Room:
Single beds
31 square metres
Bath and toilet

Japanese Western Room
Single beds
31 square metres
Bath and toilet

Family Japanese Western Room
Twin Bed Room & 15-jyo Tatami Room
63 square metres
Bath and toilet


All rooms have private bath and toilet and room amenities (towel, bath towel, yukate, slippers, toothbrush, shampoo and soap

Japanese tatami mats are a feature of the Japanese-Western style guest rooms (3F-5F, 12F / 69 rooms). There are no tatami mats in the Twin rooms and Triple rooms.

Smoking and non smoking rooms are available

Rooms with free WiFi are also available
Sporea Yuzawa, Yuzawa, Niigata
Sporea Yuzawa, Yuzawa, Niigata
Sporea Yuzawa, Yuzawa, Niigata
General Facilities
Onsen hot springs
Outdoor rotenburo hot springs, overlooking Yuzawa town and the surrounding mountains
Karaoke room
Game corner
Event hall
Skis, snowboards and wear items are available to rent at the hotel
A generous Japanese-Western style buffet is available for both breakfast and evening meal and includes a wide variety of menu items.

A drink-all-you-like (nomihodai) option is available with evening meal - alcohol and non-alcohol versions.
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From JPY 6,500 to 8,500 per person

Saturdays and days before holidays:

From JPY 8,500 to 11,500 per person

New Year Period (26 Dec 18 - 5 Jan 19):

From JPY 11,000 to 13,500 per person


Additional charge for Buffet Breakfast:

JPY 1,600 per person
* JPY 2,000 per person from 29 Dec 18 - 3 Jan 19

Additional charge for Single Use:

JPY 3,000 per person
* JPY 7,000/Person (29 Dec 18 - 3 Jan 19)
Payment: Cash
Credit Card (Payment can be made by cash or credit card (AMEX, VISA, MASTER, DINERS, JCB)
Payment at check-in)
Yuzawa Town is located in the southern region of Niigata Prefecture, just to the north of the Tanigawa range of mountains on the border with Gunma Prefecture. Yuzawa is about 80 minutes away from central Tokyo using the Joetsu Shinkansen bullet train. The Kanetsu Expressway and the main Route 17 national road runs through the town.
By Train
0.6km from the Echigo Yuzawa Station on the Joetsu Shinkansen line
0.6km from the Echigo Yuzawa Station on the Joetsu Line
0.6km from the Echigo Yuzawa Station on the Hokuhoku Line
A station pick-up is available
Sporea Yuzawa is about 600m from both the East and West Exits of the main Echigo Yuzawa Station.

A regular free shuttle bus service that runs between Echigo Yuzawa Station and Sporea Yuzawa is available between Saturday 22nd December 2018 and Sunday 31st March 2019. The journey takes 5 minutes.

Shuttle Bus Timetable - 2018/2019 Season

>> Leaving Sporea Yuzawa (to Echigo Yuzawa Station)

8:35am – 11:35am, 1:35pm-6:05pm: every 30 minutes

>> Leaving Echigo Yuzawa Station (to Sporea Yuzawa)

8:40am – 11:40am, 1:40pm-6:10pm: every 30 minutes
By Car
1.3km from the Yuzawa IC on the Kanetsu Expressway
9km from the Shiozawa Ishiuchi IC on the Kanetsu Expressway
Nearest national route: 0.6km from Route 17
Nearest prefecture road: Prefecture Road 351
Parking is available
Sporea Yuzawa is less than 1.5km from the Yuzawa IC exit of the Kanetsu Expressway.
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Featuring a unique outdoor hot spring baths that overlooks Yuzawa town and the surrounding mountains, Sporea Yuzawa is a 7-minute walk from JR Echigo Yuzawa Station. Free pick-up shuttles from the station are available during the winter season.

Every guest room at Sporea Yuzawa features elegant natural colours, and comes with a flat-screen TV with satellite channels, a fridge and a comfortable sofa. An electric kettle and tea bags are also provided.

Guests can unwind in the open-air baths and sauna, which are located on the top floor.

The hotel provides karaoke rooms, a games room and an art museum with cutout pictures.

Free luggage storage and ski equipment rentals are available.

Free Wi-Fi is available throughout the building including all guest rooms.

The hotel is a 10-minute drive to GALA Ski Resort, and a 5-minute drive to Yuzawa Kogen.
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telephone Telephone (within Japan) 025-784-1112
Telephone (from overseas) (81)-25-784-1112
Send direct email info@sporea.co.jp
Official website http://sporea.co.jp/
address Postal address Yuzawa 1920
Sporea Yuzawa
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Daily snow & weather reports
Latest report posted on Saturday 18th April 2020