Hotel Tangram is an elegant hotel located at the foot of Mt. Madarao - the slopes of Tangram Ski Circus resort are located just behind the hotel. Tangram Ski Circus is connected with Madarao Kogen on the top slopes.
Nearest ski lift
Less than 50m
Rooms & capacity
245 rooms 1000 guest capacity
Western style beds
Style of toilets
All rooms have private bathroom
Free Wi-Fi internet connection is available
English speaking staff are available
Part non smoking
Almost all of the rooms are Western style, though a small number of Japanaese-style rooms are also available.
All rooms have shower, bath and toilet.
Many guests enjoy using the public baths which includes an outoor bath... perhaps for a snowy evening!
245 rooms in total:
Western style (218 rooms) Japanese tatami style (6 rooms) Japanese-Western style rooms (5 rooms) Other special rooms (10 rooms) Pet OK rooms (6 rooms)
From 11,000 yen per person including two meals and Tangram Ski Circus one-day lift ticket.
A variety of rates and packages are available - please enquire for details.
(Major credit cards are accepted)
Getting to Hotel Tangram
The Madarao Kogen area is located in Iiyama City in north eastern Nagano Prefecture on the border with the Myoko region of Niigata Prefecture. Prefecture Road 97 goes through Madarao Kogen and past the ski resort. Iiyama Station on the Hokuriku Shinkansen bullet train line is about 11km from the resort.
Hotel Tangram is located at the base of the Tangram Ski Circus ski and snowboard resort.
16.2km from the Iiyama Station on the Hokuriku Shinkansen line
8.8km from the Myoko Kogen Station on the Shinetsu Honsen Line
16.2km from the Iiyama Station on the Iiyama Line
A station pick-up is available
Hotel Tangram is located at the base of the Tangram Ski Circus resort in Shinano town, on the border with Niigata Prefecture and close to Myoko. The nearest train station is Myoko Kogen Station (9km) and the Myoko Kogen IC exit on the Joshinetsu Expressway is just 11km away.
45 minutes by bus (40 minutes by taxi) from Iiyama Station on the Hokuriku Shinkansen line. Reservations also possible - please ask for details.
Also coming from Nagano Station on the Shinano line, taxis are available from Kurohime Station. Please note there are no buses from this station.
10.6km from the Myoko Kogen IC on the Joshinetsu Expressway
11.1km from the Shinano-machi IC on the Joshinetsu Expressway
15.4km from the Toyota Iiyama IC on the Joshinetsu Expressway
Nearest national route: 9.9km from Route 18
Nearest prefecture road: Prefecture Road 97
Parking is available
Just off Prefecture Road 97 which goes between the Myoko area and Iiyama.
Comments from Hotel Tangram
Hotel Tangram is an elegant hotel located at the foot of Mt. Madarao. The slopes of Tangram Ski Circus resort are located just behind the hotel. Both the hotel and ski resort are well-equipped for families with children. There's a nursery (for children from 3 months up to preschool age) and a snow activity class named "Snow Kindergarten" (for children from 4 years to preschool age) and a choice of activities in the winter season.
Hotel Tangram also features some special rooms where you can stay with pets, so the hotel is also popular with dog lovers.
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