Villa Alpen (Yamanouchi Town, Nagano)

Villa Alpen
Yamanouchi Town, Nagano
ヴィラ・アルペン (長野県 山之内町)

Villa Alpen is a ski-in ski-out bed and breakfast accommodation in the Sun Valley part of Shiga Kogen, in the northern region of Nagano Prefecture

Villa Alpen
Type Lodge
General location Located at the base of the Sun Valley part of Shiga Kogan
Nearest ski lift Less than 50m
Rooms & capacity 28 rooms
80 guest capacity
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 Wi-Fi connection is available in some areas
English speaking? English speaking staff are available
Smoking policy All non smoking
Pets policy Pets are not allowed
Guest Rooms
Japanese / Western mix

Japanese style and Western-Japanese style.

Each room has toilet and washing facilities.

8 rooms with bath or shower.
Villa Alpen, Yamanouchi, Nagano
Villa Alpen, Yamanouchi, Nagano
Villa Alpen, Yamanouchi, Nagano
General Facilities
Ski school, rental ski and snowboard sets.
Dining
Breakfast, lunch and evening meals possible.

Vegetarian meals are available through advanced order.

Breakfast: a choice of Continental or Japanese.
Villa Alpen, Yamanouchi, Nagano
Current rates:

A) Plan:
Price Per Person: Friday, Saturday and Sunday same price
1) Standard rate of stay:2 person or more in 1 room.
9,500 yen:/ per night with 2 meals tax included.
2) Breakfast & Bed :7.900yen / B&B

B) Plans:
4 nights stay: 36. 100yen / person (9. 025yen/day)
5 nights stay: 44.170yen / person (8.834yen/day)
For long 7 nights stay plans:
10%off the price.(8.550yen / day).
60.000 yen for a week /person with 2 meals tax included.

Rooms:
* Western-Japanese combined room with Toilet and lavatory. It is a unique style of room - 2 Beds and Tatami mats space room. 18sqm, you can feel Japanese culture and enjoy the tatami space.

* Western-Japanese combined room: 2 beds and Tatami mats space room. Capacity: 3 person, 2 person on the beds and one person sleep on the futon (Japanese style bed). Or Japanese style room.

* Western-Japanese combined room with Toilet and lavatory. It is a unique style of room - 2 Beds and Tatami mats space room. 18sqm, you can feel Japanese culture and enjoy the tatami space.

* Western-Japanese combined room: 2 beds and Tatami mats space room. Capacity: 3 person, 2 person on the beds and one person sleep on the futon (Japanese style bed).

Current rates
Payment: Cash
Credit Card (Major credit cards are accepted)
Bank Transfer
he Shiga Kogen ski resorts are located in Yamanouchi town in the northern part of Nagano Prefecture, to the north east of Nagano City.

Villa Alpen is located at the base of the Sun Valley area of Shiga Kogen - the first part of Shiga Kogen as you arrive.
Train
By Train
42.3km from the Nagano Station on the Hokuriku Shinkansen line
13.3km from the Yudanaka Station on the Nagano Dentetsu Nagano Line
42.3km from the Nagano Station on the Shinetsu Honsen Line
The closest train station is the Yudanaka Station on the Nagano Dentetsu Nagano line which stops in the Yudanaka region of Yamanouchi, at the base of Shiga Kogen and a bus service from there to Shiga Kogen takes about 20 minutes.

Bus services to Shiga Kogen are also available from the main Nagano Station and take about 1 hour.
bus
By Car
23.3km from the Shinshu Nakano IC on the Joshinetsu Expressway
28km from the Toyota Iiyama IC on the Joshinetsu Expressway
35.3km from the Suzaka Nagano Higashi IC on the Joshinetsu Expressway
Nearest national route: 0.2km from Route 292
Parking is available for 30 vehicles
The closest exit on the Joshinetsu Expressway is the Shinshu Nakano IC.
Villa Alpen is conveniently located in front of a ski lift of the Sun Valley resort with all of the excellent resorts there easily reached. Using Sun Valley as a starting point, over 50 lifts and gondolas of the many resorts in Shiga Kogen are easily accessible.

Villa Alpen is owned by a professional skier, who has national ski instructor license of France and Italy and is a member of Professional Ski InstructorsEAssociation of Japan, with the convenience of the skier upmost in the minds of the owner. You can actually leave your room with your ski boots on! Villa Alpen has a number of English speaking staff and some who can also communicate in French. Villa Alpen also has a ski school and ski and snowboard rentals facilities.

Relax in the large public baths after a day on the slopes and savor the wonderful meals, while talking and enjoying the after-ski scene. Villa Alpen has had visitors from many countries including Italy, Spain, France, Germany, Hong Kong, Singapore, Taiwan and America.

Please visit the Villa Alpen English Web site at the following address for more information, and please mention Snow Japan in any correspondence.

Located in the scenic Japanese Alps of Nagano, Japan, host of Winter Olympics!

Ski-in, ski-out on snow B & B accommodation in Shigakogen, largest ski resort area in Japan & Asia!

Unique English speaking family run lodge;

Traditional Japanese onsen (hotspring baths) downstairs on the premises;

Affordable basic cosy and warm accommodation (Japanese & Western style rooms );

Relaxed and informal atmosphere - you can wear your ski boots in the lobby, bar and rooms
if you want!


Dinner package available - lots of good, home-cooked food;

English speaking, in-house ski instructors for private or group lessons for all levels;

Ski-hire available;

Minimum lift queues, inexpensive lift tickets;

Free internet;

Close to the famous Jigokudani Monkey Park and Japanese culture;

Minimum jetlag from Australia, NZ, Singapore, Malaysia, Hong Kong.
accommodaton Accommodation Name Villa Alpen
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telephone Telephone (within Japan) 0269-34-2731
Telephone (from overseas) (81)-269-34-2731
Send direct email info@villa-alpen.com
Official website http://villa-alpen.com/index_e.htm
address Postal address Sun Valley
Shiga Kogen
Yamanouchi-machi
Shimotakai-gun
Nagano-ken
381-0401
Villa Alpen
Contact information
Telephone
From within Japan
0269-34-2731

From outside Japan
(81)-269-34-2731
Fax
0269 34 2733
Shiga Kogen Now
Daily snow & weather reports
Latest report posted on Monday 29th May 2017