Located a 6-minute walk from Nozawa Onsen Ski Area, Sawataya offers cosy Japanese-style guest rooms. Shared showers and a public bath are available at the property, as well as free WiFi in the lobby. There are 13 communal hot spring baths in the area, all within a walking distance. Fitted with tatami (woven-straw) flooring and traditional futon bedding, each room comes with a TV and a seating area. Other facilities offered at Sawataya include luggage/ski storage and drinks vending machines. Free parking is available. The property is a 10-minute drive from JR Kamisakai Station or a 15-minute drive from JR Togari Nozawa Onsen Station. Breakfast is served at the dining room on the second floor between 07:30 and 08:30.