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  • Yamagata
  • Zao Onsen
  • Lodge Scole

    Tohoku

    We are located in spectacular Zao in Yamagata Prefecture. We have been welcoming people here for over 30 years. Just a short walk from the Lodge, you will be ready to head out onto a variety of great scenic slopes. Or, put on your cross-country skis and head out to ski various woodland trails. Our Lodge In Zao is your home away from home and awaits you with warmest hospitality....

  • Gassan, Shizu Onsen
  • Ochimizu no yu Tsutaya

    Tohoku

    Just down the road from Gassan in Shizu Onsen, Ochimizu is a friendly, family-run Ryokan and the perfect place to enjoy Gassan and the surrounding area. Gassan, or Moon Mountain, is famous for its spring and summer skiing. Take a dip in the pleasant hot spring after a day of skiing, snowboarding or hiking and enjoy a wide range of local delicacies. Bungy jumping is available in nearby Asahi-mura. The ryokan is filled with Japanese antiques and you can feel the care that has gone into everything including the classic Japanese-style rooms. The owner, Mr. Shida, and his daughter speak some English and can arrange backcountry tours in winter and hiking and other outdoor activities in the green season. Shuttle service from the bus stop to the ryokan, and to the ski hill is available for guests. In winter, spring and summer, the family also runs the Gassan Resort Inn, a rustic lodge with a friendly staff that is the closest accommodation to the ski lifts. Perfect for people who want to be the first on the mountain. ...

  • Zao, Kaminoyama
  • Pension Alm

    Tohoku

    Pension Alm is located 1000m above sea level, in Zao National Park on the Zao Bodaira Highland and near Zao Liza Ski Resort. Just 25 minutes to Zao Onsen. Mr. Suzuki is an amazing chef, who creates delicious home cooked western, Chinese and Japanese cuisine daily for your enjoyment. At Pension Alm we provide the best family ski get-a-way atmosphere for you and kids. We also provide day-care services for your kids as well as access to kids ski schools in Zao. Come, Enjoy and Relax....