Madarao Mountain Lodge is a renovated 11 room family-run ski lodge right on the slopes of Madarao Mountain Resort. It is is an easy 300 meter walk from the slopes at Madarao Mountain Resort. Madarao is a powder-lovers paradise that was rated by Powderhounds web site as being the best value ski resort in Japan. It is close to Myoko Kogen, Shiga Kogen and Nozawa Onsen resort areas. The lodge has a great in-house cafe with sushi and sake bar, espresso coffee and craft beer sold on the premises.