Akakura Accommodation in the heart of Myoko

Japow House has two stunning accommodations in central Akakura Onsen.

Experience Myoko with Japow House

Amazing locations and traditional setting coupled with the Japow House friendly atmosphere. Take advantage of Kimi & Miyu's deep local knowledge of the area, ski resorts and best places to find Myoko's famous Japow!

Book Japow House 1 as a charter lodge for your group. Have the whole house as your own personal space to enjoy your holiday hassle free from other guests.

  • Japow House

    7 min walk from Akakura village in a quiet secluded area. Book the whole lodge for your group.


    Japow House seen from outside on a snowy winters day with the hotel lights on and surrounded by snow.
  • Japow House 2

    A 1 min walk to the lifts. Situated in the center of Akakura Onsen village for ultimate convenience.


    Classic Edo style door as the entrance to Japow House 2

Welcome to Japow House - Central Akakura Lodging

Comfort & Tradition

two large beds in a spacious beautiful room.
A busy lively bar.
Two large beds in a spacious traditional Japanese style room.
Two large beds in a spacious wooden floored room.
A group of skiers knee deep in fresh powder snow.
A large selection of Japanese whiskies on a bar.
Soft, clean beautiful towels places on a soft bed.
Entrance sign to Japow House placed above meters of snow.

We offer two unique accommodations in Akakura Onsen.

Japow House is situated a 7 min walk from the center of the village in a beautiful, quiet and secluded forest area. Relax and unwind and take in the stunning forest views. Come down to our friendly in house bar and meet new people from all over the world. Available also as a charter lodge so you can have the whole house to yourself.

Japow House 2 is in the center of Akakura Onsen village and is just a 1 min walk to the lifts. Take in beautiful mountain views and the sunrise from this newly renovated but still traditional lodge.

Both Japow House & Japow House 2 offer all the comforts and amenities of a modern lodge while keeping the traditional feeling of the local area and also adding the friendly touch of the owners whose love for the winter season seeps through in the amazing service and knowledge they share with all their guests.

No Name Myoko - Restaurant & Bar

Wagyu Cuisine/Coffee/Craft Beer/Après

No Name is our new restaurant and bar that you can find on the main street of Akakura Onsen. During the day we open for lunch and dinner serving amazing burgers, coffee and craft beers that are changed daily.

In the evening join us for live music, craft beer, wine and whisky as we celebrate great times in Myoko and pray for more Japow!

No Name Myoko
Delicious and juicy looking burger with crispy fries.
Bottles of whisky, Hibiki 21 years, Yamazaki 18 years and Yamazaki 12 years.
A wide selection of craft beers

Japow House Blog & News

News & Info about Myoko

Please check out some of our articles about the Myoko Kogen area and what you can see and experience in this special area of Japan.

Myoko's winter season

The season of Japow!!

Mt Myoko mountain range with Myoko Kogen village in-front of the mountain.Winter street with snow falling and a snowplow coming down the road.

Welcome to the winter wonderland of Myoko Kogen, where the magic of the season comes to life in a breathtaking display of pristine powder snow. Nestled in the heart of Japan, Myoko Kogen is renowned among snow enthusiasts for its skiing and snowboarding experiences in its famous "Japow" – a fusion of Japan and powder.

Myoko Kogen's winter season starts in December and can continue through in to May with Lotte Snow Resort, Akakura Kanko and Seki Onsen staying open well in to the spring season.

Whether you're a seasoned powder hound or a novice looking to experience the thrill of untouched snow, Myoko Kogen promises an unforgettable winter experience. Join us at Japow House and explore the enchanting world of Myoko Kogen, where the combination of natural beauty and exceptional powder creates a winter paradise. Carve your way through the legendary Japow and discover the exhilaration of Myoko Kogen's winter wonderland.

Naena waterfall in winter surrounded by deep snow. A person standing on the bridge in-front of the waterfall.A winter pond covered in snow surrounded by snow covered trees.