World-class facilities for the modern traveller


Getting here

There are several ways of getting to Kawamotoya:

1. Taxi
2. Rental car
3. Nozawa Liner bus *recommended*
4. Airport taxi shuttle (Haneda/Narita) - private/shared
5. Airport bus shuttle (Haneda/Narita) - shared

A standard taxi would cost about JPY 6000+ one way and the journey would take about 20 minutes. A jumbo taxi would cost about JPY 10,000+.There's a taxi stand right outside Iiyama station or we could arrange a taxi to pick you up.

Rental car
Nissan car rental company (Iiyama ekimae) is located across from Iiyama station.
Reservations are recommended.

Nozawa Liner bus
Nozawa Liner bus is located right outside Iiyama station and the signs are well-posted in Japanese and English.
If you’re taking the Nozawa Liner bus, please alight at the last stop – Chuo Bus terminal.
Kawamotoya is a 4-minute walk from there.
walking directions

Airport taxi shuttle
There are shared and private airport taxi shuttle options available.
Reservations are recommended. Email us for assistance.*Currently unavailable due to COVID-19*

Airport bus shuttle
Reservations are recommended. Email us for assistance. *Currently unavailable due to COVID-19*


In time for the 22/23 winter season, an exciting new onsite dining concept!

Courier service

Courier service or takkyubin to ship anything to anywhere is available over the counter. Just talk to our friendly staff!


The only modern gym in the village

Laundry facilities

Two sets of washing machine and dryer are available to in-house guests, free-of-charge


Private parking (uncovered) is available

Rooftop BBQ

Enjoy the most stunning views from our rooftop BBQ deck

Ski storage

Dry off your gear in our spacious ski storage

Soaking baths

Scrub up, then relax in steaming hot water, washing away aches, pains, woes and cares!

Theatre Room

Watch a movie or the big match, play a board game, or just sink into a good book…