Our guesthouse Raicho where is located in Norikura Highland, Nagano Prefecture, situated 1,500 meters above sea level and is surrounded by wonderful nature. 100% Natural hot spring (sulfurous; ‘Onsen’) is available both indoors and outdoors. Heal your body in the Onsen, and free your mind in the untouched wilderness of the Japan Northern Alps! The room is in Japanese style ‘Tatami’ and Japanese style bedding ‘Futon’. Please note: Our 8 bed mixed dorm is sleeping bag dormitory, customer will have to bring own sleeping bag for check in. You can enjoy various outdoor activities such as hiking, snowshoeing, mountain bike, fishing, winter sports, back-country skiing, cycling etc. Mt. Norikura snow Resort that is one of the best snow quality resort in Japan is a 3-minute drive away, and pick-up service to and from the resort is provided every morning. Free WiFi and free parking is available on site. Guests can have breakfast at an extra cost upon request. The property also provided pick-up service to neighboring restaurants for dinner. Alternatively, guests can make their own meals at the shared kitchen on site. Guests can also visit the Hidatakyama, Kamikochi, Japan northern Alps or Matsumoto City, both tourist destinations that can be accessed from the property. Hot Spa Tax JPY.150./per person/per day is going to be Charged separately . Heating Expenses(300yen/guest/night:Oct 15-May 15) Please pay in cash.