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Zao Kokusai Hotel

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Free Parking
Public Wifi
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Fitness Center with Gym / Workout Room
Shuttle Bus Service
Ski In/Ski Out
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Bar/Lounge
Spa
Airport Transportation
Non-Smoking Hotel
Sauna
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Non-Smoking Rooms
Air Conditioning
Family Rooms
Refrigerator in room
Smoking rooms available
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Quite a nice hotel. Peaceful, right in the forest with the hot spring baths in the hotel. Surprisingly we were not received by anyone when arrived, nobody came out to help with the luggage and in the lobby we had to look for a receptionist:)) However, looks like they were changin
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Zao Kokusai ski in ski out resort /hotel ZAO ONSEN
Second Stay at Zao Kokusai with a friend 6 nights + 2 days completely wiped out by severe snow storm w/ high winds which shut almost the entire Zao Onsen ski resort facilities & confined us inside – This hotel fulfils all conditi
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This hotel is just beside the Slope so you can access by any time. the Onsen was excellent. Dinner Kaiseki was delicious. I think it is such a perfect place to relax.
스키장 바로 옆에 있는 위치가 훌륭했습니다. 온천도 유황향이 짙고 수질도 좋았으며 나무로 만든 하치에몬의 높은 천장의 실내가 주는 쾌적함이 좋았습니다. 식사도 훌륭하고 쉬어가기 좋은 곳이었습니다
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Within Zao skiing place. The rope way ti gi up to sniw monster area ks departing.very close place. Super convenient..Room us big and giid equipment. Hit spring is really naturak like. outdoor bath is great..Dinner and breakfast is great too. You can gi to.Yamagata by Shinkabsen t
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I know Zao is a ski resort, but this hotel was nice for summer stay as well. We were upgraded to the really nice room with a massage chair. Thank you very much. Their onsen was very good, especially I loved a large outdoor bath with pretty Japanese garden.
We also loved the dinn
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Hi all, thanks for the all the helpful review of the hotel. I was reading on the reviews and it mentioned that one can book guides, tours and ski classes at the hotel lobby. Any idea which ski school it is and for which slope? do they have classes in English as well? Trying to book classes in English but doesnt seem to find any so far.
Dear Nanaism, did you find English ski lessons at Zao? Would appreciate any recommendation. Thanks!
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Hi - do children 5 years old or younger eat breakfast/dinner for free?
"Think - Japanese Style living at floor level is physically challenging for over 3 night stay. They have western as well as Japanese style"
"Our room was the top floor suite facing the Ski slope "Yokokura" and Zao ropeway "Sanchosen" see pic"
"Choose a traditional tatami room. it's more fun."
"Get a corner room facing ski slope"
"I would recommend to stay in rooms overlooking the skiing area of Zao."
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PRICE RANGE
US$193 - US$738 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
LOCATION
JapanTohokuYamagata PrefectureYamagataZao Onsen
NUMBER OF ROOMS
65
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