HOSHINOYA KARUIZAWA 「星のや 軽井沢」 A World Set Apart Among the beloved Highllands

“Hoshinoya karuizawa” is resort village of valley of theme if Japan had made its modernization weighing its own culture. The village is situated on foot of Mt. Asama surrounded by rich and deep forests, where stream is running slowly in the midst of the village.

Since their discovery in 1914, the Hoshino Hot Springs have been dearly loved by cultural figures and those with second homes in the area. Hoshinoya offers two truly unique facilities in Tombo-no-yu Hot Springs, compete with a spacious indoor bath and open air bath, and a Meditation Bath designed to enable guests to immerse themselves in meditation in an environment of magical light and darkness. Both hot springs are serviced with superior quality water flowing from natural springs

Riverside Villa (48-68sqm)
Rooms that offers the soothing sounds of the running water and an open feel, facing the stream. In the evening, guests can enjoy of the soft glow of the Japanese lanterns lining the river

Hoshinoya Karuizawa offers you the opportunity to forget about time and really enjoy the freedom to choose from great selection of dinning alternatives. A truly unique range of restaurants that specialize in local delicacies of the Shinetsu area and seasonal ingredients.


Hoshino, Karuizawa-machi, Nagano 389-0194