Nozawa Central is superbly located in the beautiful village of Nozawa Onsen. This was our first trip to Japan, so we weren't quite sure what to expect. We were very pleasantly surprised.
The apartments are well furnished and extremely warm. The staff are very helpful - nothing is too much trouble. We stayed in the top apartment which had a room upstairs for the children. They absolutely loved their hideaway up there (and the adults quite enjoyed them being up there!).
Everything is close by, although this is true wherever you stay in Nozawa Onsen. It is not a big place, which is part of it's attraction. Getting to the ski fields is a very easy ten minute walk through the village (less if you are impatient to get to the ski fields like me). There is a locker room on the way (very close to the lifts), so most of the walking is in comfortable footwear.
Once you are on the slopes, there is something for everyone. In our group we had a very broad...