Lodging & Snow Packages

Snow Packages

1 Night, 2 Meals + 1 day Lift Pass

1 Night, 2 Meals + 2 day Lift Pass

2 Nights, 4 Meals + 3 day Lift Pass

1.5 Nights, 3 meals + 2 day Lift Pass

NORTHSTAR’s vision is to provide a positive environment where people can experience adventure to step out in life.

Welcome to NORTHSTAR’S Alpine Lodge

Since our kids took kids snowboard lessons at NORTHSTAR, they are totally into it and started studying English too. They say “We want go to NORTHSTAR rather than Disney Land!

Sato Family

Wonderful staff, comfortable lodge, great food. Japanese style accomadations with young enthusiastic native English speaking staff is a comfortable ammenity while enjoying the outdoor adventure!

April Bair

Guest Rooms

Our Japanese style rooms offer a spacious central room with amended sink and toilet.
Traditional Japanese futon and plush comforters are provided in each room. 


NORTHSTAR’s snowboard lessons are designed to get you up and riding in no time at all.

Rental Equipement

We offer a full lineup of rental snowboards and snowshoes.

Snowshoe Tours

Come join us in a winter wonderland adventure with snowshoeing.

Backcountry Tours

Experience the thrill of riding one of Japan’s top backcountry areas. Mt. Norikura has good snow all season long, as late as May.

How to Use Go To Travel Campaign

For guests using the "Go To Travel Campaign" We appreciate your cooperation and participation in the Go To Travel Campaign which will help everyone enjoy a great getaway. The Go To Travel Campaign promotes and establishes a new way of traveling based on the "new...

Family Summer Camp & Getaway

You don't have to travel far for family vacations. NORTHSTAR is excited to announce our Family Summer Camp & Getaway package! These programs are customized to the guest's interests and involve the whole family. Why not enjoy the great outdoors, practice English...

COVID Reopening Safety Announcement

NORTHSTAR would like to assure our guests that we are taking every precaution to keep our staff and guests safe and healthy. STAFF Staff will wear masks at all times and keep social distance whenever possible. Staff will monitor body temperature every morning. Staff...

Notice of business suspension for the prevention of the spread of Covid-19

We want to sincerely thank you for using NORTHSTAR.In consideration for the health and wellness of our guests and staff, we wish to inform you that we have decided to temporarily close. This closure will be effective immediately including all accommodations and...

What To Do In Norikura

A helpful guide to exploring all the seasons have to offer from NORTHSTAR, Norikura, and beyond.

Jun. 22-23 Tenku Marathon Package; from ¥8,400

We support Tenku Marathon runners with a special lodging package. Our hotel is only two minutes walk from the startline! To register for the Marathon, click here . The 14th annual Norikura Tenku Marathon runs through snow walls up to 8 meters high on the highest paved...
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