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Oakland, California
Reviewed 21 June 2016

This hotel, located near some prime natural areas, is famous as a wedding destination, especially for Japanese couples. The room we stayed in was obviously intended for newly-weds, as the bed was matrimonial size, unlike most places in Japan that we stayed. The room also featured a cozy bath tub just right for a couple that wants to sit close...

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Hoshino_Resorts, フロント オフィス マネージャー at Hotel Bleston Court, responded to this review

Dear Mr. The Other Jim H, Thank you for taking the time to write such a lovely review, not only our hotel but also nearby facilities! We're glad you had a great time, especially The Designer's cottage which you stayed and our location surrounded by nature are our best recommendation. We look forward to welcoming you back in the future....

Hong Kong, China
Reviewed 25 April 2016

Stayed here for 2 nights as wedding guests, and everything was just so smooth and flawless, everybody had a lovely stay! We visited during the fall in mid-November, just in time for the foliage, and it was soooooo beautiful everywhere! There's a photo-stop at every turn of the corner, and we just love strolling around after meals or whenever we...

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Hong Kong, China
Reviewed 22 February 2016

HBC has enough attractions such that this place is not just for those holding or attending a wedding. We liked: - The modern chalet concept with one's own privacy yet many mod cons. - The French style buffet breakfast - crepes as well as a limited range of good quality western and Japanese goodies. - The convenience (10 mins walk...

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Reviewed 23 December 2015 via mobile

We stayed in Bleston for two days for our wedding in Stone Church - and the staff there was simply superb. They were very caring about every single detail, and we were so touched about how much thought went into all the planning/actual event. During the Christmas season, they light 2000 candles (not electric) every day to decorate the hotel...

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Hong Kong
Reviewed 28 November 2015 via mobile

We had our perfect wedding in the Stone Church :) Hotel Bleston Court's team:- thank you so so so much for making our special day so perfect. We feel so blessed to have your team to help on our wedding day. The team has made everything so perfect in every aspects, from wedding preparation, wedding ceremony, photo shooting, to dinner...

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Hong Kong, China
Reviewed 30 August 2014

My wife and myself get married there with my friends flying over to karuizawa. The wedding place is very nice and the staff handling is very detailed and thoughtful. My wife and myself has a wonderful experience there. For stay, I recommend to go there in winter time to enjoy the snow and fabulous view of Karuizawa. There is a...

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Singapore, null, Singapore
Reviewed 21 November 2013

Stayed at this hotel for a wedding in October. Part of the resort compound includes chapels where weddings are held. My brother inlaw got married in their Stone-chapel. I would say that it was by far one of the most memorable, simple and beautiful ceremonies I have attended in a long long time. I loved the service level provided at...

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Montreal, Canada
Reviewed 27 November 2011

I stayed here for two nights for my son's wedding. Our cottage was immaculate and the service was impeccable. The food was excellent and there is really nothing I could fault. The hotel is in a lovely setting, surrounded by woodland and with a bird sanctuary next door. Very restful and relaxing, but VERY expensive.

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Hakuba
Reviewed 6 February 2011

We just came back from a weekend in Karuizawa. It is a lovely town but avoid this hotel. A leaking, filthy moulding bathroom, no internet access in the room and instant coffee for breakfast. At JPY95k (well over $1000) a night for two adults and two young children, Bleston Court is a complete rip-off.

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Hong Kong, China
Reviewed 28 September 2009

I went to Karuizawa as a side-trip from Tokyo with my husband as part of our honeymoon. I've done some online research on hotels in Karuizawa and decided to stay at this rather remote hotel. The hotel is a bit far from the Karuizawa JR station but it runs a shuttle bus service between the JR station and the hotel...

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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Karuizawa located in the famous Nagano region, 150km of Tokyo, has been creating a culture of exquisite hospitality. Hotel Bleston Court, renowned for its reputation among discriminating patrons, will have almost the half century this year. Our 39 guest rooms will make you feel relaxed and comfortable, as if you were staying in your second house, or the house of your best friend. Enjoy French cuisine with a uniqueness that can only be experienced in Japan. We promise to make your stay comfortable. Bleston Court Yukawatan, main dining, serves masterly French cuisine with Japanese sensibility. Bleston Court Yukawatan finds inspiration in the natural seasons and uses local ingredients appropriate for the time of year. This means our guests will always enjoy the best food for the season. Preparing season- appropriate meals not only requires a high degree of culinary skill, but also knowledge in management, storage, and the maturing process of the ingredients. Water, the essence of life, is plentiful in forests of Nagano; the region is blessed with many rich rivers containing food ingredients such as salvelinus, seema, and ayu,the Sweetfish. We offer these gifts from Nagano in our unique French cuisine, a mix of French cuisine’s technique and Japanese sensibility, always served during the best season. ... more   less 

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Address: Hoshino, Kitasaku-gun, Karuizawa-machi 389-0195, Nagano Prefecture
Region: Japan > Chubu > Nagano Prefecture > Kitasaku-gun > Karuizawa-machi
Price Range: RM853 - RM2,663 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Number of rooms: 39
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