Kumanote-Mountain Bear


Entire rental unit hosted by Chris

  1. 9 guests
  2. 3 bedrooms
  3. 9 beds
  4. 2 baths
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Amazing in-village location across from a famous natural hot spring, conveniently located to all the village offers, and walking distance to the lifts to transport you to the slopes. The combination of our super comfy western beds and the natural hot spring will ensure you are fully rejuvenated each day of your stay.

The space
Fully updated in 2021; provides a 3 bedroom and 2 bathroom floor plan with open living areas in a modern Japanese style.

Amenities and Facilities

- Western style beds (a combination of Sealy posture-pedic and France Bed thermo mattresses to ensure a solid night sleep after
- Warm and comfortable bedding and towels supplied.
- Bathrooms include standing shower
- Modern, intuitive kitchen design with microwave, dishwasher, electric cooking range, toaster, full size refrigerator, rice cooker, Nespresso machine, sandwich maker and cooking and dining ware.
- Open living area with contemporary furniture
- Individual heating in each bedroom and in living/kitchen areas.
- Complimentary Wifi internet
- Flat screen TV (HDMI & USB ports)
- Two western style bathrooms with complimentary amenities and hairdryer.
- Washing machine and gas powered clothes dryer.
- Warmed storage entry for all your gear.

Where you'll sleep

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What this place offers

Free driveway parking on premises – 2 spaces
HDTV with Apple TV, Netflix
Washing machine
Air conditioning
Luggage drop-off allowed
Cot - available upon request

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Where you’ll be

Nozawaonsen-mura, Shimotakai-gun, Nagano-ken, Japan

Conveniently located directly across from a public hot spring and in short walking distance to a few local restaurants. The center of town is about a five minute walk and provides a further variety of bars and restaurants.

Getting to the mountain:

1. Shinyu Pair Lift - about a ten minute walk; provides a scenic ride up through the trees to the Hikage area.

2. Yu-road - about a twelve minute walk; a moving sidewalk that takes you from the village to the Hikage Gondola.

3. Shuttle Bus - about a five to seven minute walk to the bus stop in the center of the village; provides service to Nagasaka Gondola.

Hosted by Chris

  1. Joined in October 2016
  • 78 Reviews
  • Identity verified
  • Superhost
Lived and worked in Japan for over 20 years and have enjoyed hosting people from all over the world. We love to introduce people to Nozawa Onsen and help ensure they experience the village to its fullest.

During your stay

The owners are on the premises and can assist during your stay as needed.

Chris is a Superhost

Superhosts are experienced, highly-rated hosts who are committed to providing great stays for guests.
  • Policy number: Hotels and Inns Business Act | 長野県北信保健所 | 長野県北信保健所指令27北保第17-12号
  • Language: 日本語
  • Response rate: 100%
  • Response time: within an hour
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Things to know

House rules

Check-in: 3:00 pm - 11:00 pm
Checkout: 10:00 am
Self check-in with keypad
No smoking
No pets
No parties or events

Health & safety

Airbnb’s COVID-19 safety practices apply
Carbon monoxide alarm
Smoke alarm

Cancellation policy