Located in a beautiful National Park area...quiet, cozy, clean, smoke free and reasonable accomodation with a friendly and homelike atmosphere. ask us anything in English.

 Beat the Coronavirus with One Heart!
    Preventing the spread of COVID-19 is top priority to us.
For the time being, we are only accepting reservations from persons
(including foreigners residing in Japan);
- without overseas traveling history in the past 2 weeks,
- who are able to come to our lodge in your vehicle(not public transportations).
- and have been vaccinated against coronavirus 3 times,
We thank you for your cooperation.

"Covid-19 pandemic is subsiding" expert says,
we will resume accepting reservations.

"We hope you will be able to enjoy
a peaceful and restful holiday
in the beautiful Norikura Kogen."

Our efforts are as follows:
- Accepting 1 group /day (up to 6guests)whole lodge.
weekdays: min. 2, weekends: min. 4 ppl.

- Alcohol disinfection of households such as door handles, tables & etc.
- Adequate ventilation with fresh forest air.
- All staff have been vaccinated 5 times.
- Good cough etiquette including wearing a mask, careful hand washing and avoid personal contact.
- Measurement of body temperature before breakfast of all w/infrared thermometer.


What's up at Mizushiro

Brilliantly Colored Leaves
late Sep-end Oct

Peaks are capped in fresh powder Mt. Norikura now!

Surrounded by mountains,
birch & pine trees,
you will feel relaxed & refreshed.

For the Great Escape from the city
come to our restful,
friendly and homelike atmosphere.

Japanese Alps
Chubusangaku National Park

Mt. Norikura



Norikura Kogen
1,500m(4,900ft.) - 3,000m(9,000 ft.)
above sea level.
Mt. Yakedake
R. Land

Autumn Larch


Myojin Pond
Taisho Pond

 Norikura area Weather Report            
 weather today:snow/cloudy temperature Forecast
 Live Cam: R158
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Host Family

We started MIZUSHIRO twenty years ago, upon returning from U.S.A..

We enjoy making our guests happy,
and our pleasure in being here is contagious.
- The UN flag, flying in the back yard, welcomes our international guests. We delight in the splendors of Mother Nature all around us.
- Our inn is clean, smoke free and cheerful, with a friendly and homelike atmosphere, ask us anything in English.
 - We prepare delicious meals for our guests from healthy organic vegetables, and plants growing wild around us. Our meals are both Japanese and western style which make our foreign guests really satisfied....we were living in US for 15 years and we know about that people from abroad have likes or dislikes in Japanese foods.
- We hope to satisfy any appetite with Suea's great cooking. As a matter of fact, she is more than happy to explain about how to prepare her original recipies.
Breakfast.... scent of
freshly baked bread

Dinner.... some Japanese
& some Western dishes.

- A special cake or champagne will be served for your birthday and anniversary at your request.
- Secure, fast Wi-Fi, anywhere in the house accessible 24/7.
- Downhill runs, hot springs and water falls are nearby, hiking trails minutes away in secluded forest, the silence broken by bird song.
- Yukemurikan Hot Spa 4min. ride.
Norikura BASE 1min. ride
Ichinose area 2min. Matsumoto 50min. Takayama 70min.
for smokers

:Major credit card required to guarantee room, We are not going 
to charge any deposit in advance. 7 days cancellation policy.

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We are people-friendly & nature-friendly

Azumi 4232-6 Matsumoto, Naganoken 390-1512 JAPAN
tel: +81(Japan)0263-93-2261 fax: 263-93-2262
e-mail: info@mizushiro.net