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Last update : 2023-11-04

Dear our valued customers,

Book for next season,
Until October 30th: Reservations for 4 nights 2 or more people are accepted.
(Reservations shorter than 3 nights will be scheduled from December 1st)

We are
Ski in & ski out

Nice Bar and Fire place,Good home made meal.
Rntal ski and good ski instructor, A small family-run rustic lodge.
closest ski area to Snow Monkey park

This planet, we borrow from the next generation.
Earth-Friendly Ski Lodge
 Last December, we introduced a new heat pump system that uses hot spring water for heating and hot water supply, aiming to reduce CO2 emissions by 60 tons, with the aim of creating an environment that is kind to the earth and people.
Please stay and enjoy earth friendly Villa Alpen for next generation.
Heat pomp Villa Alpen

We look forward to hearing from you soon,
                              Captain Nobuo

We welcome those who wish to visit the heat pump and hot spring system.
Would you please visit on our Web site as below.

Villa Alpen:Authorized by Ministry of Foreign Affairs
We are designated hotel for tax exemption for foreign establishments in Japan ,  Please feel free to contact us for further details.

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We are a small family-run rustic lodge where you can really feel at home.  Our bar is the perfect spot for apres-ski relaxation!!  An old fireplace warms up happy chatting with variety of drinks, snacks and music, too...

Nonsmoking lodge, No TV in guest room, No Yukata service,No Toothbrush ,
Free Wi-Fi is available in all guest rooms.
Bath towel, face towel guest in guest rooms

A bird's eye view of Sun Valley Villa Alpen
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We are the closest ski area to Snow Monkey park.

Much cooler than better-known Karuizawa.
27c (81f) highest temperature Last Summer,
Average :20c(68f).
Altitude:1,500m:4500feet.. Many hiking and trekking routes available, many highland flowers, birds, ponds,and water falls.

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Villa Alpen


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Click at Winter season plan

we finished renovation for rooms and some parts of Villa Alpen 2023,
We have 2 Accessible rooms (extra charged)
8 rooms :2beds +toilet +basin.
5rooms:2beds +toilet +basin+ shower . (extra charged)
1room:Japanese style room+toilet+shower.
(extra charged)
4rooms has 2beds+desk+toilet +basin,
2rooms : Duble bed+toiket and basin
Kids room,
Rental skis.
Free Wi-fi ,
Washing machine space
Bar & Salon :
Fire place

No Smoking house.
No TV in room.

No Yukata service.

No Toothbrush service.

we serve Bed makeing and Bath towel change 4 days each.

Summer Sightseeing

There is so much to do,Please ask us details.
Cool and Dry air! plus safety foods,Holiday with your family ,you have own office.

Summer camp :special price for teacher and students.think about school in Shiga-Highland.
Learn English, we have a class room that you can use.

Summer package Click here

Summer long stay special!!When you book one room,you can reserve anotherroom free to use as an office.

Sightseeing Click here



Shigakogen is a very big ski area! stay long & enjoy long

Sun Valley, Yamanouchi-machi
TEL: 81+269-34-2731
FAX: 81+269-34-2733