Ishiuchi Maruyama Area

Ishiuchi Maruyama Area

Visitors heading to GALA Yuzawa can considered staying in the area of the connected ski resort of Ishiuchi Maruyama. Only 11 minutes by train from Echigo-Yuzawa Station, the area around Ishiuchi Station boasts a good range of accommodation. Most accommodation in Ishiuchi Maruyama comes in the form of small guesthouses and ski lodges offering a more local and ‘authentic’ Japanese feel in contrast to the resort-like atmosphere of GALA Yuzawa. Prices a typically cheaper.


Ishiuchi Maruyama is connected to GALA Yuzawa along with Yuzwa Kogen Ski Resort with the largest concentration of hotels and guesthouses – including the best / high-end options – located in the area between Echigo-Yuzawa Station and GALA Yuzawa. But if you’re looking to get slightly-out of Yuzawa town, then staying in and around Ishiuchi Maruyama might be a good option for you.

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Approx. 85KM / 2-hours drive from the Jigokudani Monkey Park

To reach the resort from Echigo-Yuzawa Station, take any local service on the Joetsu Line to Ishiuchi Station - a journey of only 11 minutes


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