Active Life Madarao

Perfect blend of Japanese hospitality and western comfort

Active Life Madarao

Extensive renovations undertaken in 2016 have transformed Active Life Madarao into Madarao Kogen’s highest ranked lodge. Each day, we do our utmost to ensure that the time you spend with us here at Active Life Madarao will exceed all of your expectations. Our friendly English-speaking staff are experts when it comes to your comfort and overall enjoyment. Relax and enjoy the stunning contemporary décor and comfortable accommodations while experiencing the thrilling world-class skiing, stunning natural beauty and warm hospitality that Madarao is renowned for. It’s an experience unlike any other, the perfect blend of Japanese hospitality and western convenience.

  • Tap That Bar (Local Craft Beer)
  • Free Wifi
  • Restaurant
  • Equipment Hire Shop
  • Caffeine'd Coffee Shop
  • 3 mins walk to ski lifts
  • Ski Room Next to Chair Lift
  • Hot Bath


Enjoy a great night’s sleep in our newly renovated rooms. We offer three attractive and spacious room styles for our guests:

  • Family Room with Ensuite Bathroom for 4 people;
  • Deluxe Room with Ensuite Bathroom for 2-3 people; and
  • Standard Room with Ensuite Bathroom for 2 people.

All layouts are extremely roomy and equipped to provide every convenience you could need for your stay, including ensuite bathroom or shower, free Wi-Fi, plenty of storage space, and other room/bath amenities. The firmness of our luxurious King-sized beds will ensure you’ll awake each day refreshed and ready to ski.


Getting Here

Active Life Madarao is located in Madarao Ski Resort (a.k.a Madarao Kogen) in the northern part of Nagano Prefecture (near a town called “Iiyama”), between Nozawa Onsen and Myoko Kogen. The nearest train station to Madarao Ski Resort is Iiyama train station (pronounced ee-yama), easily accessible via Japan’s famous ultra speed “bullet train.

Address: 11492-175 By-pass, Iiyama-shi, Nagano Prefecture 389-2253, Japan

Email: activelife.booking@beactive.life

Telephone: (+81) 0269-67- 0471

Mobile: (+81) 070-4394-6085

Facebook: @Be.ActiveLife

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