Kogakuro (Myoko City, Niigata)

Myoko City, Niigata
香嶽楼 (新潟県 妙高市)

Kogakuro is a Japanese style ryokan accommodation located in the central area of Akakura Onsen in Myoko, Niigata Prefecture. The ski lifts of Akakura Onsen are just a short walk away.

Type Ryokan
General location Within walking distance from the slopes of Akakura Onsen
Nearest ski lift Less than 500m
Rooms & capacity 38 rooms
145 guest capacity
Bedding Japanese style futons
Style of toilets Western style
Bathrooms Some rooms have private bathroom
Tatami mats Yes
Internet access Wi-Fi internet connection is available
English speaking? English speaking staff are available
Smoking policy No smoking restrictions
Pets policy Pets are not allowed
Guest Rooms
38 rooms in total

Japanese style rooms – 8 or 10 tatami room size.

All rooms have views of mountains or gardens.

The Japan Sea can be seen from rooms on the 3rd floor on clear days.
Kogakuro, Myoko, Niigata
Kogakuro, Myoko, Niigata
Kogakuro, Myoko, Niigata
General Facilities
100% natural hot spring onsen, with outdoor onsen also available

Wifi is available throughout the accommodation
Evening meal changes daily with a speciality being Japanese style “nabe” dishes

Breakfast is buffet style or Japanese set meal
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2 or more in room

1 night, 2 meals:
10,650 yen or 13,800 yen (depending on meals and room type)

1 night, 1 meal (breakfast):
8,550 yen 

Special packages including ski lift tickets are also available – please ask for details.
Payment: Cash
Credit Card (Major credit cards are accepted)
Myoko is located in the south western area of Niigata Prefecture, on the border with Nagano Prefecture.

Kogakuro is a 5 minute walk from the main Akakura Onsen bus stop. Buses from the Myoko Kogen Station take about 20 minutes.
By Train
25.5km from the Joetsu Myoko Station on the Hokuriku Shinkansen line
5.3km from the Myoko Kogen Station on the Kita Shinano line
8.1km from the Sekiyama Station on the Myoko Haneuma Line
A station pick-up is available
Less than 5.5km from Myoko Kogen Station
By Car
5.5km from the Myoko Kogen IC on the Joshinetsu Expressway
11.8km from the Nakago IC on the Joshinetsu Expressway
11.9km from the Shinano-machi IC on the Joshinetsu Expressway
Nearest national route: 2.7km from Route 18
Nearest prefecture road: Prefecture Road 396
Parking is available for 15 vehicles
About 5.5km from Myoko Kogen IC
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Kogakuro is a Japanese style ryokan where you can relax and enjoy your holiday in the beautiful surroundings of Myoko.

In the main hotel lobby area relax with some coffee or a glass of wine in front of the fireplace, enjoy a game of billiards or check out the ryokan owners photo galleries.
accommodaton Accommodation Name Kogakuro
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telephone Telephone (within Japan) 0255-87-2036
Telephone (from overseas) (81)-255-87-2036
Send direct email kogakuro@akakura.gr.jp
Official website http://www.myoko-kougakuro.jp/
address Postal address Akakura 115
Contact information
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Latest report posted on Friday 10th April 2020