Midagahara Hotel, a highland resort standing above the clouds at an elevation of 1,930 meters.
Every year, the Tateyama Kurobe Alpine Route is bustling with a multitude of tourists.
Midagahara Hotel is a quiet, adult resort, where time amongst the mountains flows leisurely, and which can be visited only by those that stop off from the Tateyama Kurobe Alpine Route Kogen bus.
Should one linger on the Midagahara Highlands, they will be left speechless.
In the clear, crisp air, a magnificent mountain panorama unfolds before you.
The lights of the city and the stars in the sky twinkle in the distance.
And more than anything, the sea of clouds that stretches out before your eyes (*50% rate of occurrence, as investigated by Midagahara Hotel staff), when bathed in the light of the setting sun, change color moment by moment, captivating visitors with their mystical beauty.
Firmly imprint each wonderful moment in your mind.
Midagahara Hotel, a resort above the clouds, promises an unforgettable memory to every guest.
- Guest guidelines
Because this hotel is located in Tateyama Kurobe Alpine Route, a national park with a special environment, there are a number of guidelines guests must follow.
Please make sure to confirm and adhere to the following.
The entire hotel staff is awaiting your visit.
[Smoking in the hotel]
All guestrooms are non-smoking rooms. For guests that wish to smoke, please do so in the following designated smoking areas.
- Smoking Corner (2F)
- Bar Kamoshika (2F) (*Business hours only. Located in the same area as the above mentioned Smoking Corner)
[Guests arriving by car]
In order to protect the environment of the Tateyama Kurobe Alpine Route, private vehicles are restricted from driving into the areas between Tateyama Station and Ogizawa Station.
If arriving by car, please use one of the following methods.
[Arriving from the Tateyama side of Toyama Prefecture]
Park at Tateyama Station, and use public transportation (Tateyama Cable Car) within the Tateyama Kurobe Alpine Route.
[Arriving from the Shinano Omachi side of Nagano Prefecture]
Park at Ogizawa Station, and use public transportation (Kanden Trolley Bus) within the Tateyama Kurobe Alpine Route.
*Parking lots are available at both Tateyama and Ogizawa stations.
*Please use the multiple public modes of transportation available within the Tateyama Kurobe Alpine Route to reach the hotel.
*When operation of the public modes of transportation within the Tateyama Kurobe Alpine Route ends, guests will not be able to reach the hotel.
Please leave plenty of time to arrive at the hotel.
*There is a vehicle transfer service running between Tateyama and Ogizawa stations. For details, please inquire with hotel staff.
[Shipping luggage to hotel via parcel delivery]
*Period: Stays on Apr. 10 (Tue.) - Nov. 3 (Sat.), 2018
Because the Tateyama Kurobe Alpine Route is outside of the delivery area, guests cannot ship luggage directly to the hotel.
At the Midagahara Hotel, it is possible to check guests' luggage at the hotel office in advance. Please use the following to ship luggage.
[Luggage Shipping Address]
45-3 Funahashi, Funahashi-mura, Nakaniikawa-gun, Toyama Prefecture
Midagahara Hotel Front Desk
c/o Tateyama Kurobe Service Co., Ltd.
*When shipping luggage, please write the following in the remarks column or in a blank space.
- Reservation name (If in a group, the group name or name of group representative)
- Date of accommodation
*When shipping luggage in advance, please contact the hotel in advance.
*When shipping from within Japan, please do so at least 4 days prior to date of accommodation.
When shipping from overseas, please ship while allowing for additional flexibility.
(Because roads may be closed due to rain or snow)
*Direct carry-in of luggage to the Tateyama Kurobe Service Co., Ltd. is not allowed.
*Luggage arrival date/time may vary due to snow and transportation conditions (particularly in April and November).
*For inquiries by phone, please call the Midagahara Hotel front desk (Tel.: 076-442-2222)
[Shipping from hotel via parcel delivery]
Shipping service is available at the Midagahara Hotel shop (via Yu-pack).
*Available period: Apr. 10 (Tue.) - morning of Nov. 3 (Sat.), 2018.
*However, when shipping during the snowy seasons in April and November, the service will take longer than normal (date designation not possible).
[Shipping hand baggage from Midagahara Hotel to Hotel Tateyama]
The hotel will provide luggage shipping service for guests staying at Hotel Tateyama the following day. Please check baggage with the hotel front desk by 10:00 (will arrive in the evening).
*Available period: Apr. 15 (Sun.) - Nov. 4 (Sun.), 2018
*Service may be cancelled during times of inclement weather.
If there is anything that is not clear or understood, please contact the Midagahara Hotel front desk (Tel.: 076-442-2222)
- Read more about this hotel and the Tateyama Kurobe Alpine Route in this blog article!
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Breakfast is usually offered as a buffet style.
- Large Communal Bath Hours: 6:00-9:00, 14:00-23:00
- Apr. 10 (Tue.) - July 13 (Fri.), Aug. 20 (Mon.) - Nov. 3 (Sat.): Japanese/Western fusion kaiseki course meal
- July 14 (Sat.) - Aug. 19 (Sun.): Japanese-style kaiseki course meal or Western-style full course meal
*Western cuisine dinner venue: Yakushi
*Seats for the Western cuisine are limited. Please make reservations in advance.
- For Guests that Smoke: All guestrooms are non-smoking rooms. For those that smoke, please use the designated smoking areas available within the hotel.