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Welcome to Karuizawa Hoshino Area.There is a skating rink, onsen, and a restaurant where you can enjoy a wide variety of cuisines, including Japanese dishes in Karuizawa Hoshino Area. Please make sure to allow plenty of time so you can relax and enjoy your experience here. We are sure that you will be able to create many lovely memories surrounded by such a beautiful and natural environment.

Karuizawa Hoshino area map

Skating rink / KERA-IKE Ice Rink

A pond in a forest becomes a skating rink when it freezes. There are sleds for use on the ice, so even beginners can relax and enjoy skating.

Skating rink / KERA-IKE Ice Rink

Onsen / Tombo-no-yu

An onsen called 'Bihada-no-yu' (An Onsen for Beautiful Skin). After a snowfall, you can also have a bath surrounded by beautiful snowy scenery.

Onsen / Tombo-no-yu


A restaurant offering a wide variety of cuisines, including Japanese, French, and Italian. Open all day until dinner-time.We can recommend several souvenir shops offering items made with natural materials, beautifully-designed accessories, and more.


Last-orders are accepted at 21:00, giving you plenty of time to relax.

Restaurants and Shops / HARUNIRE Terrace
Casual Japanese restaurant / Sonmin-Shokudo


Please make use of the shuttle bus that goes to and from Naka-Karuizawa or Karuizawa station.

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