Conveniently located just a 5-minute walk from Echigo-Yuzawa Shinkansen (bullet train) Station, Sakura Tei boasts 4 large indoor and outdoor hot spring baths with gorgeous mountain views. Guests can request a free shuttle to any of 5 ski resorts in the area. Free Wi-Fi is provided throughout the property. Spacious rooms feature a flat-screen TV with satellite channels, a fridge and a comfortable seating area. Some rooms are fitted with tatami (woven-straw) flooring and Japanese futon bedding. Rooms with Western beds are also available. The 24-hour front desk at Echigo Yuzawa Onsen Sakura Tei offers a free luggage storage service. Guests can rent out ski equipment and purchase discounted ski lift tickets on site. Karaoke rooms and massage chairs can be used. Gourmet Japanese dinner are served either at the common dining area or in guests’ own room. A hearty Japanese breakfast buffet is also offered in the morning. Many hiking trails and mountain parks like Daigenta Canyon, a 30-minute drive away, can be visited during summer.