Contemporary Accommodation in an Ancient Paradise!

Spacious and Stylish, the newly decorated Altitude Nozawa is the perfect place to unwind after experiencing the surrounding lush snowy wonderland. Unbeatable value for the amenities and space! Your family and friends will feel the balance of Western comfort while tasting true Japanese Culture.


  • The New Bullet Train extension from Nagano to Iiyama makes travel quick & easy.
  • Over 30 Natural Hot Springs in a quaint age-old village.
  • Convenient Ski Shuttles every 10 minutes to get you on the lifts!
  • Fantastic Powder Snow with runs suitable for all levels of ability.


Noted for it’s World-Class natural Onsens and expansive Ski terrain, Nozawa Onsen stand-out feature is the charming picturesque Village where time is an illusion. Equally magnificent is the Dosijin Fire Festival, a folk tradition that takes place annually on the 15th of January. The ritual offering promotes good harvest, health as well as abundant fortune for the coming year. A spectacle not to be missed!

Don’t tell your friends! Keep it a secret.

Nozawa Ski Lodge
Nozawa Ski Lodge

Have you ever felt you walked into another era? Discover Nozawa Onsen, Japan’s best-kept secret.

This seemingly hidden village is steeped in tradition that dates back to the 8th Century. The gentle culture works harmoniously with the narrow cobblestone pathways with markets spilling at your feet, echoing it’s mythical charm.