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Karuizawa, Karuizawa-machi, Kitasaku-gun 389-0102, Nagano Prefecture
+81 267-42-5211
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Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

Very convenient from shinkansen. Lots of shops ranging from gap/LL bean to top designer brands. I picked up several bargains at under jpy 10k

Thank Rex H
Reviewed 1 week ago

a very extensive shopping plaza, filled with restaurants, shops of all kinds, right next to the train and Shinkansen station, and adjacent to the Prince Karuizawa hotel and golf resort complex. There's a Starbucks, a Seven-11, a great inexpensive Yue Gee Hoa Chinese restaurant and...More

Thank stan_hutchings
Reviewed 1 week ago

I need two days to explore all the shops. There are many outlets and good bargains. The food court is great too, many options to choose from. My favorite: heavenly godiva ice cream at Godiva store.

Thank Inge S
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This outdoor shopping plaza is huge; you can spend all day shopping here for your favorite global brands such as Salvatore Ferragamo, Gucci to Oakley etc. There's a nice food court and many rest areas throughout the plaza; so grab an ice cream or cool...More

1  Thank keonann
Reviewed 28 May 2018 via mobile

This place has global brand names and Japanese specialty goods as well. We always spend a few hours there when we go to Karuizawa.

Thank Brent H
Reviewed 22 April 2018

This place is on the south side of Karuizawa Station. Look in the direction of the ski hills. You can't miss it. You'll see a sign as soon as you get off the train, from the platform. It's a nice clean place to walk around...More

1  Thank dutchiedonuts
Reviewed 27 March 2018 via mobile

I was very surprised with how many shops this place had and the number of higher end restaurants. Across the street from the station and with lots of parking. This place is definitely nice if the weather is good as you will spend most of...More

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Reviewed 22 March 2018 via mobile

If you get in and staying at the Prince hotel then you must go and visit this place. If can catch the sales then so much the better. Food is also decent prices than in the hotel. Access using the free shuttle bus of the...More

Thank A TripAdvisor Member
Reviewed 27 February 2018

Unfortunately, we visit during winter time(0' c) and it is too freezing. We could walk only half way of outlets and have to give up. This place is very big, many brand names and interesting shops around. Starbucks is here and yes it is a...More

Thank Nararat B
Reviewed 18 February 2018 via mobile

We have heard a lot about gotenba premium outlet but I heard very less that Karuizawa Prince Shopping Plaza is as entertaining. Lots of brands as much as gotenba. They provide discounts as much as well.. I’m very glad we managed to visit Karuizawa as...More

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Response from dl d | Reviewed this property |
Exactly. The bullet train is the fastest. Do not and i repeat do not get those 1 trip ticket as they cost a bomb. I think most reviewers here has given you an approximate cost. You might want to get a 3 day tokyo pass for... More