Hotel Indigo Karuizawa Propose a well-being workation in Karuizawa, a villa area on the plateau

Hotel Indigo Karuizawa
Propose a well-being workation in Karuizawa, a villa area on the highlands -Started selling workation plans available from 3 nights or more ・Opened workation salon ・Newly established lounge library with books carefully selected by Daikanyama Tsutaya Bookstore-

Hotel Indigo Karuizawa, a lifestyle boutique hotel that symbolizes flickering flames and villa time (Location: 18-39 Yashikizoe, Nagakura, Karuizawa-machi, Kitasaku-gun, Nagano Prefecture, General Manager: Megumi Hara) will open in October 2022. From the 30th of the month (Sunday), we will start selling workation plans that can be used for 3 nights or more.
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With the spread of remote work and the diversification of work styles, “workation (* 1)”, which is attracting attention as a new style of travel, is becoming more widely recognized, but there are not many practitioners of workation. (*2) Against such a social background, Hotel Indigo Karuizawa contributes to the improvement of well-being (a state of being physically and mentally and socially satisfied) (*3) To promote the use of workations in resort areas , We will create opportunities to enjoy various workations in the future, such as proposing stay plans, improving the environment in the facility, and neighbourhood (around the hotel) experience.
Why don’t you practice a fulfilling workation life in the resort area of ​​Karuizawa, which is located in a convenient location, about 1 hour by Hokuriku Shinkansen from the Tokyo metropolitan area and about 2 hours by car if you use the expressway?
(*1) A coined word combining work and vacation. It is to utilize remote work and work while enjoying leisure in a different place than usual.
(*2) According to a survey conducted by the Japan Tourism Agency, the recognition rate of workations is about 80%, and the number of people who have actually experienced workations is 4.3%, which is a small number. (*3) A demonstration experiment aimed at verifying the effects of workation by NTT Data Institute of Management Consulting, Inc., JTB Corporation, and Japan Airlines Co., Ltd., and found that workation has a positive impact on improving productivity and mental and physical health. I know to give.
■ Workation plan with 30% OFF for stays of 3 nights or more (with breakfast) [Image 2

Sales start: Sunday, October 30, 2022 *Excluding accommodation on Fridays and Saturdays
Details: Stay 3 nights or more and get a 30% discount on the best flexible rate, including breakfast. A bamboo tumbler, which is free of charge for drinks in the hotel, is provided at check-in.
Price: From 32,500 yen (1 room charge when 2 people use 1 room) Reservation URL: (*Workation plan details and reservation page will be released from October 30th (Sun))
■ Free drinks with your sustainable bamboo tumbler (workation plan only) [Image 3

We will start offering bamboo tumblers to guests staying with the workation plan. During your stay, if you bring a tumbler to Italian all-day dining “KAGARIBI” or the lobby lounge, you can enjoy drinks such as coffee and tea for free.
A tumbler made of bamboo fiber, which is powdered and hardened, is a material that reduces the amount of synthetic resin used by mixing in natural bamboo, which is an environmentally friendly material. * If you do not bring this tumbler, the drink fee will be charged separately. *The tumbler design in the image is an image and may differ slightly from the actual product.
Drink hours: KAGARIBI 6:30-22:00, Lobby lounge: 10:00-22:00
Shared facilities recommended for use during workation stays Here are some shared facilities that we recommend you use during your workation stay. Common facilities such as the workation salon on the 2nd floor of the Italian all-day dining “KAGARIBI” open private space, and the lounge library newly established in the lobby lounge with books selected by Daikanyama Tsutaya Books are fully equipped with power outlets, so you can work. We have an environment where you can concentrate on In addition, in the garden located in the center of the hotel, a bonfire lounge is held as appropriate for a limited time. After work, you can enjoy mulled wine in the Bonfire Lounge, where the crisp cold and warmth of the bonfire are comfortable.
* Guests who are not on the workation plan can also use each facility. Workation Salon (KAGARIBI 2F)
The private space on the 2nd floor of the Italian all-day dining “KAGARIBI” is open as a workation salon. In a private space with a stylish interior, you can concentrate on your work, or use it as a place for communication, such as chatting with people who are there, just like Karuizawa, where the salon culture has blossomed.
Hours of use: 11:00-16:00 (During times when private reservations are made in advance, it may not be available.)
*If you would like to eat and drink, please move to the 1st floor. [Image 4

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■ Lounge library (lobby lounge) with more than 50 books carefully selected by book professionals
A “Lounge Library” has been newly established in the lobby lounge to welcome guests. There are more than 50 books carefully selected by Daikanyama Tsutaya Book Concierge. This is an original lineup of books selected with the image of getting new ideas through books while relaxing guests staying at Hotel Indigo Karuizawa.
An example of a selection of books: A collection of works by historical painters such as Monet, Van Gogh, Matisse, Picasso, and Vermeer, a photo collection focusing on craftsmen who are responsible for traditional Japanese techniques, a collection of works by Ukiyo-e representative artists, and media from London. Japanese guidebooks produced by “Monocle”, fashion photographer x city photo collection “FASHION EYE” series, etc.
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Bonfire lounge (outdoor forest garden)
For a limited time, you can enjoy mulled wine while watching the flickering flames at the bonfire lounge in the hotel courtyard, Forest Garden. Taking into account the weather and temperature, it will be held as appropriate.
Holding period: Scheduled to be held until mid-November
Operating hours: 17:00-20:00 *Cancelled in case of rain
Mulled wine price: 850 yen (tax and service charge included) [Image 8

■ Hotel overview
・Name: Hotel Indigo Karuizawa
・General manager: Megumi Hara
・Opening date: February 17, 2022 (Thursday)
・Address: 18-39 Yashikizoe, Nagakura, Karuizawa-machi, Kitasaku-gun, Nagano 389-0111
・Phone number: 0267-42-1100
·access :
(Train/Bus) 2.6 km from JR Hokuriku Shinkansen/Shinano Railway “Karuizawa Station”, about 5 minutes by car
About 5 minutes on foot after getting off at “Minami Karuizawa Crossing” from “Karuizawa Station” on the Karuizawa Town Loop Bus Higashi-Minami Loop Line
(Car) From Joshinetsu Expressway “Usui Karuizawa IC”, head toward Minami-Karuizawa for 9.5 km, about 17 minutes
*Winter tires and chains may be regulated on roads in the Karuizawa area in winter.
・Number of guest rooms: 155 rooms in total (147 standard rooms, 8 suite rooms) ・Restaurant & Bar: All-day dining “KAGARIBI” 102 seats (16 seats on the inner terrace)
・Private dining (KAGARIBI 2F): 120 square meters
・Large public bath: indoor bath, open-air carbonated spring bath, sauna ・Spa: The Spa by HARNN
・Reservations: TEL: 0120-056-658 (IHG/ANA/Hotels Reservation Center) E-mail:
About Hotel Indigo (R):
Hotel Indigo is a lifestyle boutique hotel that reflects the character and local charm of a city anywhere in the world. Inspired by local culture, community, food culture, local design, and hidden trends, the creative and warm space will arouse the curiosity of guests. Hotel Indigo opens the door to a neighborhood filled with exciting stories and connects you to that world. For details, refer to the brand official website Other SNS sites , , https://www.instagram.
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