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    Hotel Wellies

    2350-160 Nagakura, Karuizawa-machi, Kitasaku-gun 389-0111, Nagano Prefecture
    011 81 3-4540-3730
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    Reviewed 17 September 2017 via mobile

    The owner Chris had been very nice, and had a rellaxing time there. the bath isn't big and room was small but enough for a short stay. everywhere in the hotel is nice and clean with a decoration of the Beatles. We enjoyed the British...More

    Thank Kaido M
    Response from Chris P, Owner at Hotel WelliesResponded 19 September 2017

    Thanks for the review and positive comments. Regarding the bathroom, 2 rooms have not been renovated yet, Standard Twins (203 and 205), they are old style UNIT BATH and are small. We plan to renovate one of them, perhaps two early next year. Freddie says...More

    Reviewed 26 August 2017

    Great hotel with exceptional staff who are native english speakers. Added value in that they would drop us off at sites and if free, often pick us up. Good full breakfast in am. Dinners are set and limited in number of people they can accommodate...More

    Thank kovali01
    Response from Chris P, Owner at Hotel WelliesResponded 28 August 2017

    Many thanks for staying and your review. Hope to see you or family in the future. Regards, Chris

    Reviewed 25 July 2017

    Karuizawa is so close to Tokyo but you feel so far away. There are gardens and wooded areas, bicycling, and our favorite Onioshidashi Volcanic park. Hotel Wellies is a wonderful place to stay..both the inside and outside have been redone and are charming! Chris is...More

    Thank Karen O
    Response from Chris P, Owner at Hotel WelliesResponded 27 July 2017

    Thanks for staying and your kind review. Regards, Chris

    Reviewed 13 July 2017

    My wife and I decided to treat ourselves to an early 21st anniversary celebration by coming to this hotel. We'd come across it a few years before, having stayed in a hotel just across from it, which was without a bar. We headed towards Wellies...More

    Thank seannoeigo
    Response from Chris P, Owner at Hotel WelliesResponded 15 July 2017

    Wow, thank you so much for a great review and being such fun guests who only inflicted a mild hangover on me. I am so happy that you enjoyed your anniversary with us. Sorting out the champagne was no trouble. Sorry it blew up and...More

    Reviewed 17 May 2017 via mobile

    Chris and Noriko provided excellent service complemented by incredibly stylish modern English decor and delicious homemade cooking. The attention to detail that has been put into making your Wellies experience complete is astonishing. Hailing originally from the U.K. and having lived in Japan for over...More

    Thank Kuroikazeo
    Response from Chris P, Owner at Hotel WelliesResponded 19 May 2017

    Thank you for your superb and detailed review. Glad that you enjoyed the experience at Wellies. Look forward to seeing you again. Regards, Chris

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    Response from Chris P | Property representative |
    Hi, we welcome kids over 6 years old. If your children are under 6 and we are not busy, then we may be fine. Taxis are easy to order, but we usually drive guests around a bit "free service" including JR pick up. If we are... More
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    "second floor corner room (the largest one)"
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    "I was treated to a peek in several of the rooms and they are all very different and very unique!"
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    "Ask to see the wallpaper! Each room is unique and fabulous!"
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    "I recommend delux double room for couples."
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