“Decent value for money, good location” (Review)
AIR Myoko, Akakura Onsen
A.I.R. Myoko: Overview
A.I.R. (artist in residence) Myoko is a boutique ski chalet, chef’s table, design atelier and gallery, located in Myoko, Japan. Formerly known as Akutsu Pension, AIR Myoko enjoys a great ski-in / out location in front of the Akakura Onsen and Akakan ski areas, near the Yodel Lift #1. Only a 10-minute taxi ride from Myoko Kogen Station, A.I.R. Myoko offers recently updated Japanese and Western-style accommodations with free WiFi. Guests can refresh in the cosy public hot-spring baths after a long day of skiing. It’s light sodium sulphur content is particularly good for skin conditions, stomach problems and rheumatism. From this pension it is just a short walk downhill to the main street of Akakura Onsen ski village where there is a great selection of restaurants and shops.
The eight air-conditioned/heated rooms at Myoko A.I.R. Akakura Pension feature a TV and a private toilet with wash basin. Guests can choose to sleep in rooms with Western-style beds or in rooms with tatami (woven-straw) floors and Japanese futon bedding. Japanese yukata robes are provided for all guests and bathrooms are shared.
Ski storage is available and drink vending machines are on-site. A kaiseki fusion set menu will be available using locally sourced plant based cuisine. This intimate dining experience is by reservation only
A Japanese-style set menu is served for breakfast and dinner is also available if not eating out.