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4.3 of 5 guest rating
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Western Japanese Combined Room, 2 Single Beds and 1 Japanese Futon
Room with view
191 square feet
2 Twin Beds and 1 Twin Futon
Room sleeps 3 guests
(up to 1 child)
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Other room types
Family Room (Japanese Style)
Room with view
256 square feet
1 Twin Futon
Room sleeps 6 guests
(up to 4 children)
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Get an overview of this hotel
Ski-in/ski-out lodge with a ski shuttle

Popular property highlights

Free self parking
Free WiFi
Restaurant
Laundry facilities
Smoke-free property

Location

Set amidst the mountains, this ski-in/ski-out lodge in Shiga Highlands is within 1 mi (2 km) of Maruike Ski Area and Shiga Kogen Ski Area and close to winter sports such as skiing lessons and snowshoeing. Jōshin'etsu-kōgen National Park is 2.5 mi (4.1 km) away.

Property Features

Ski into Villa Alpen, where you can enjoy a drink at the bar/lounge, have a meal at the restaurant, and take advantage of ski storage and hot springs.

Room Amenities

All 28 rooms offer free WiFi, phones, and desks.

Languages Spoken

  • English

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Hotel Amenities

Hotel Amenities

Getting to the slopes is a breeze with the lodge's complimentary ski shuttle. Conveniences like ski storage and ski equipment rentals allow you to spend less time with logistics and more time on the slopes. When the sun goes down, sip après-ski drinks in the lodge's bar.

The lodge offers a restaurant and a coffee shop/café. A computer station is located on site and wireless Internet access is complimentary. Limited complimentary onsite parking is available on a first-come, first-served basis.

Villa Alpen is a smoke-free property.

  • Bar/lounge
  • Free ski shuttle
  • Elevator/lift
  • 24-hour front desk
  • Tours/ticket assistance
  • Restaurant
  • Coffee shop or café
  • Free self parking
  • Free WiFi
  • Computer station
  • Smoke-free property
  • Free area shuttle
  • Ski-in/ski-out access
  • Ski storage
  • Free long-term parking
  • Luggage storage
  • Free RV, bus, truck parking
  • Breakfast available (surcharge)
  • Gift shops or newsstand
  • Laundry facilities
  • Parking (limited spaces)
  • Total number of rooms - 28
  • Television in common areas
  • One meeting room
  • Multilingual staff
  • Fireplace in lobby

Family Friendly Amenities

  • Free WiFi
  • Free area shuttle
  • Laundry facilities

Internet

Available in all rooms: Free WiFi

Available in some public areas: Free WiFi

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Japanese

Parking

Free long-term parking , Free self parking , Free RV, bus, truck parking , Parking (limited spaces)

Room Amenities

Villa Alpen offers 28 accommodations with complimentary toiletries. This Yamanouchi lodge provides complimentary wireless Internet access. Guests have access to shared bathrooms. Bathrooms include bathtubs or showers and toilets with an electronic bidet. Business-friendly amenities include desks and phones. Housekeeping is offered on a limited basis and hair dryers can be requested.

  • Bathtub or shower
  • Free WiFi
  • Shared bathroom
  • Limited housekeeping
  • Hair dryer (on request)
  • Phone
  • Desk
  • Toilet with electronic bidet
  • Free toiletries

Where to Eat

Continental breakfasts are available for a surcharge and are served each morning between 8 AM and 9 AM.

Villa Alpen has a restaurant on site.

Nearby Things to Do

Recreational amenities at the lodge include ski-in/ski-out access.

The recreational activities listed below are available either on site or nearby; fees may apply.

  • Sledding nearby
  • Snowboarding nearby
  • Ski lessons available nearby
  • Ski equipment rentals on site
  • Snowshoeing nearby
  • Hot springs on site
  • Downhill skiing nearby

Spa Services

Public bath/onsen services include an indoor public bath (no mineral springs).

  • Indoor public bath (no mineral springs)

Hotel Policies

Check-in

Check-in time starts at 3 PM

Check-in time ends at 6 PM

Check-out

Check-out time is 10 AM

Payment types

Children and extra beds

  • Children are welcome.
  • Rollaway/extra beds are not available.
  • Cribs (infant beds) are not available.

Pets

  • Pets not allowed

You need to know

Extra-person charges may apply and vary depending on property policy.

Government-issued photo identification and a credit card or cash deposit are required at check-in for incidental charges.

Special requests are subject to availability upon check-in and may incur additional charges. Special requests cannot be guaranteed. The name on the credit card used at check-in to pay for incidentals must be the primary name on the guestroom reservation.

Charges for extra guests may apply and vary according to property policy.

A cash deposit or credit card for incidental charges and government-issued photo identification are required upon check-in.

Special requests are subject to availability at the time of check-in. Special requests can't be guaranteed and may incur additional charges. The name on the credit card used at check-in to pay for incidentals must be the primary name on the guestroom reservation.

Noise-free rooms not guaranteed

No rollaway/extra beds available

No cribs (infant beds) available

Cash or credit card deposit required

Fees

Optional extras

The following fees and deposits are charged by the property at time of service, check-in, or check-out.

  • Fee for continental breakfast: JPY 1000 for adults and JPY 800 for children (approximately)

The above list may not be comprehensive. Fees and deposits may not include tax and are subject to change.

Hotel Names

  • Villa Alpen
  • Villa Alpen Hotel
  • Villa Alpen Hotel Yamanouchi
  • Villa Alpen Yamanouchi
  • Villa Alpen Lodge Yamanouchi
  • Villa Alpen Lodge

We should mention

Only registered guests are allowed in the guestrooms.

The Japanese Ministry of Health, Labour, and Welfare requires all international visitors to submit their passport number and nationality when registering at any lodging facility (inns, hotels, motels, etc. ). Additionally, lodging proprietors are required to photocopy passports for all registering guests and keep the photocopy on file.

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