Lodge JOTENKI is one hotel in the forest of Kiso Kaida highland there is mountain stream where the rockfish ends and the coppice spread out. JOTENKI means splendid weather in Japanese. Our cozy home is the perfect place to escape the city and enjoy Japan's fresh air and mountain side. All room whole building no smoking accommodations.
This room is western-style room.
Shared toilets - men and women have separate restrooms.
living & dining room
You can relax in our comfortable living freely.
Of course free WiFi
Kaida highland belong to the town of Kiso ,the south of NAGANO, and is foot altitude (PHONE NUMBER HIDDEN)m of Mt. Ontake . It was recognized to "The most beautiful village in Japan" .
Mt. Ontake (altitude 3067 meters)means holy mountain in Japanese. It is one of 100 famous Japanese mountains. You can see the stunning foot of Mt. Ontake from Kaida highland.
Kiso Horse Land
Kiso Horse Land is home of the famous Kiso horses which are small with long bodies and short legs. Their strong legs allow them to carry heavy things and walk on narrow roads. They are very gentle and in the old days lived inside the house with people asa a member of the family. In Kiso Horse Land you can touch,feed and ride the Kiso horses.
Hiking in Kaida highland
In Kaida highland there are a lot of trails that you can hike. We can advise about the trail. The owner of this lodge is an experienced mountaineer. Near of the lodge there is a waterfall of height of 30 meters. You can walk up to the immediate vicinity. You can also enjoy snowshoeing in winter. There is also a snowshoe rental in our lodge. Skiing and snowboarding are 5 minutes by car. So you can ski, snowboard and enjoy hiking to the frozen waterfalls.
During the Edo era (from 1603 to 1868) , the Nakasendo highway was one of routes linking Edo (the old name of Tokyo) and Kyoto. The eleven villages from NARAI-JYUKU to Magome-juku on the route called Kisoji are well-known sightseeing spots. Particularluy in Narai-juku, the view of the old street in the areas has been maintained and the house. NARAIJYUKU is 60min drive or take 30min by train from Kaida.
If you stay in Kaida highland, You can enjoy both the great outdoors of Japan and the atmosphere of old Japan
It is not difficult to visit us from other major cities (Osaka, Kyoto, Tokyo, Nagoya) through Kisofukushima station, express to stop, and Kiso local bus station. We will go to pick you up to the nearest bus stop.
The booking fee does not include breakfast. If you need breakfast, it costs 1200yen per person. You can use cash or credit card to par for it when you checkout.
With prior reservation, you can book breakfast and dinner at our restaurant. You can use cash or credit card to par for it when you checkout. All tax includes.
Breakfast ¥1200 (child ¥800)This includes all you can eat homemade breads, salad, eggs, additive-free sausage or additive-free bacon, homemade yogurt, fresh brewed organic coffee or tea, fresh juice, milk.
Our restaurant serves both western and Japanese dishes. All handmade by us.
Dinner You can choose two kind of set menus. Please choose one course in one group.
Set A ¥3,000 (child ¥1800)This includes four kinds of starter, salad, soup, main course (meat and paella), rice(if you need), Japanese pickles and dessert.
Set B ¥1,800 (child ¥1200)This includes bread, salad, soup, main course (meat), rice, Japanese pickles and dessert.
sorry but no a la carte dinner.
Hello, my name is Katsushi Teramoto. I was born in 1962. I and my wife emigrated to the Kaida highland from Nagoya 25 years ago. I have lived 25 years in Kaida highland. Two daughters grew up here.
I am a mountain skiing and mountaineering experts. Around my lodge is full of nature. A lot of the trail is located in the Kaida. I will be able to introduce them.
The Kaida highland cannot be called the famous sightseeing spot yet.
I want people of the world to know the beauty of this place.