• A two-minute walking distance from Zenkoji Exit of Nagano Station on JR Hokuriku Shinkansen, JR Shinetsu Honsen, Shinano Railway North Shinano Line and Nagano Dentetsu (Nagaden)

Sotetsu Fresa Inn Nagano-Zenkojiguchi

1356, Suehiro-cho, Nagano-shi, Nagano, 380-0825 Japan 380-0825
TEL (+81) 26-480-2031

For visitors coming by train

About 80 Minutes from Tokyo Station (JR Hokuriku Shinkansen Line)
About 45 Minutes from Kanazawa Station (JR Hokuriku Shinkansen Line)
About 50 Minutes from Matsumoto Station (JR Shinonoi Line/ Sinetsu Honsen Line)
About 150 Minutes from Tajimi Station (JR Chuo Honsen Line/ Shinonoi Line/ Sinetsu Honsen Line)
About 180 Minutes from Nagoya Station (JR Chuo Honsen Line/ Shinonoi Line/ Sinetsu Honsen Line)
About 100 Minutes from Shinshu Matsumoto Airport
About 15 Minutes from Zenkoji Temple by Bus (+ on Foot)
About 30 Minutes from M-WAVE by Bus (+ on Foot)
About 10 Minutes by Bus (+on Foot)
About 70 Minutes from Togakushi Shrine by Bus (+ on Foot)
About 50 Minutes from Jigokudani Yaen-Koen (Snow Monkey Mountain) by Bus (+ on Foot)
  • *Estimated travel time is based on Google map.
  • *Please note that it may take longer than estimated due to heavy traffic(during certain hours)

Favorable Location with 2-Minute Walking Distance from Nagano Station on JR Hokuriku Shinkansen Line

Please visit sightseeing destinations including Zenkoji Temple, Togakushi and Hakuba from our hotel and also use it as the hub to Tokyo metropolitan areas, Hokuriku regions and Chukyo areas.
First make a right turn (toward Zenkojiguchi) after exiting the ticket gate of Nagano Station on JR Hokuriku Shinkansen Line, then go down the left side of Zenkoji-guchi slope, and directly go straight ahead on "Naganoeki-mae" crosswalk.
You will see a Lawson on your left after a little bit advancing from the crosswalk. Then, go through the hotel entrance located at the side of the Lawson, take the elevator to the 5th floor, and finally find the hotel front desk on the same floor.

Visiting Main Hall (Hondo) of Zenkoji Temple - National Treasure

Here is the symbol of Nagano City that has been loved by its people over around 1,400 years. As they say that "You should visit Zenkoji Temple at least once in your life even if living far away from it", many people visit it from all over Japan year after year.
Its principal image (honzon), Ikkosanzon Amida Nyorai (also called as Zenkoji Temple Nyorai) is the absolutely secret Buddhist image believed to be the oldest one in Japan. The main hall is a wooden Buddhist building said to be one of the largest in eastern Japan, designated as a national treasure.
A 20-30 minute walking distance from the hotel; A 15-minute trip costing you ¥150 by route bus from Nagano Station

Togakushi Shrine - One of Japan's Best Spiritual Sites

Located at the bosom of Togakushi Mountain, this Shinto shrine with an ancient and honorable origin consists of the five shirines:Okusya, Chusya, Houkosya, Kuzuryusya and Hinomikosya.
With its history of around 2,000 years since the establishment, this Shinto shrine enshrines the gods appearing on a Japanese myth titled "Amano-Iwato Legend", also well-known as one of Japan's best spiritual mountains.
Further, in recent years, this Shinto shrine has been talked about by people as a spiritual site, attracting a lot of visitors from all over Japan.
About 50-minute by car from Nagano Station and around 70-minute by route bus from Naganoeki-mae Station

For visitors coming by car

Parking Space Information

Our hotel doesn't have its own parking space. Please use our contracted parking space, "West Plaza Nagano Parking" (multilevel). You can find its entrance across the street from a HARD OFF after turning left at Suehiro-cho intersection.
"West Plaza Nagano Parking" is contracted with other facilities besides us and employs the first-come system. Accordingly, we don't accept any reservation for a parking lot.
Our guests may be requested to use a coin-operated parking space around the hotel depending on the parking situations.
Those guests visiting our hotel by car are requested to understand and accept in advance the above inconvenience that could be caused on them.
In this respect, please consider using public transportations.

Plaza Nagano Parking
Service Hours: 2:00PM - 10:00AM (Next Morning) (Note that you are not allowed to park or pull out your car outside the office hours: Midnight - 7:00AM.)
Parking Fee: ¥1,000 for One Night (¥100 for each additional 20 minutes outside the above time zone)
Acceptable Vehicle Size: less than 2.05m in vehicle height, less than 1.9m in vehicle width and less than 1.8m from a tire to the other one on the other side
※Please contact the front desk if you want to park your vehicle more than one night.
Please understand and accept in advance that our hotel will not assume any and all responsibility for theft, fire and any other accidents occurring in this parking.

About 20 Minutes from Joshinetsu Expressway Nagano I.C. (Toward Downtown)
About 25 Minutes from Joshinetsu Expressway Suzaka Nagano-Higashi I.C. (Toward Downtown)
About 20 Minutes from M Wave
About 40 Minutes from Chausuyama Zoo
  • *Estimated travel time is based on Google map.
  • *Please note that it may take longer than estimated due to heavy traffic(during certain hours)