Located in a beautiful National Park area...quiet, cozy, clean, smoke free and reasonable accomodation with a friendly and homelike atmosphere. ask us anything in English.

Strong earthquake shakes northern Nagano Prefecture on Saturday night, Nov/22
Fortunately No Damage in Norikura :-) at all.

Coming exciting ski season....!
Mt. NORIKURA: Targeting to open
Saturday, Dec/6th

Peaks are capped in fresh powder Mt. Norikura now!

Surrounded by mountains,
birch & pine trees,
you will feel relaxed & refreshed.

For the Great Escape from the city
come to our restful,
friendly and homelike atmosphere.



Igaya R. Land

Norikura Kogen
at a height of over
1,500m(4,900ft.) - 3,000m(9,000 ft.)
above sea level.

Mt. Norikura

2,000m area



Azusa River
Taisho Pond

Nov/28/ 2014
Forecast temperature weather
today:sunny/cloudy Hi Lo Norikura(JPN)  Kamikochi Matsumoto
11"C 53"F -1"C 30"F Satellite   JMA





We started MIZUSHIRO Fifteen years ago, upon returning from U.S.A..

We enjoy making our guests happy,
and our pleasure in being here is contagious.

Osamu, Ken
& Suea

Host Family
* The UN flag, flying in the back yard, welcomes our international guests. We delight in the splendors of Mother Nature all around us.
* Our inn is clean, smoke free and cheerful, with a friendly and homelike atmosphere, ask us anything in English.
* We prepare delicious meals for our guests from healthy organic vegetables, and plants growing wild around us. Our meals are both Japanese and western style which make our foreign guests really satisfied....we were living in US for 15 years and we know about that people from abroad have likes or dislikes in Japanese foods.
* We hope to satisfy any appetite with Suea's great cooking. As a matter of fact, she is more than happy to explain about how to prepare her original recipies.
Breakfast.... scent of
freshly baked bread

Dinner.... some Japanese
& some Western dishes.
* A special cake or champagne will be served for your birthday and anniversary at your request.
* We provide free internet service, accessible 24 hrs. a day.
* Downhill runs, hot springs and water falls are nearby, hiking trails & cycling roads minutes away in secluded forest, the silence broken by bird song.
* Yukemurikan Hot Spa 4min. ride.
Families are most welcome.Igaya Recreation Land 2min.,
Ichinose area
2min. Matsumoto 50min. Takayama 70min.
for smokers

:Major credit card required to guarantee room, We are not going 
to charge any deposit in advance. 7 days cancellation policy.

Information ?


Place to visit Accommodation Transportation Room availability
A family of 3 Smoke-free Free internet Ski & Snowboard
Onsen(spa) Back yard

We are people-friendly & nature-friendly