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Hakuba

Hokujo, Hakuba-mura, Kitaazumi-gun 399-9301, Nagano Prefecture
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Great skiing

Hakuba offers great variety of runs for skiers and snowboarders. There are great places to eat and... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
mak782
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australia
Awesome Place! From Views to Boarding it has it all

I loved staying here and so did my partner. We stayed for a week and enjoyed every minute. 9... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
Josh M
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Mooroolbark, Australia
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  • Average5%
  • Poor2%
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“night shuttle” (3 reviews)
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Hokujo, Hakuba-mura, Kitaazumi-gun 399-9301, Nagano Prefecture
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"white christmas"
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"bullet train"
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"night shuttle"
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"ski holiday"
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"min drive"
in 2 reviews
"ghost town"
in 2 reviews
"surrounding resorts"
in 2 reviews
"plenty of choice"
in 2 reviews
"views are breathtaking"
in 2 reviews
"shuttle bus service"
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"accommodation options"
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"beautiful town"
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"narita airport"
in 5 reviews
"information centre"
in 4 reviews
"great place to learn"
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"desperate need"
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"comfortable bus"
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Hakuba offers great variety of runs for skiers and snowboarders. There are great places to eat and a huge variety of places to stay.

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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I loved staying here and so did my partner. We stayed for a week and enjoyed every minute. 9 resorts to choose from in a relatively small area means your spoilt for choice. Culture is abundant as it is an emerging place to go right...More

1  Thank Josh M
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

unexpectedly good place to ski for beginners to intermediate! Diff slopes to explore. Definitely want to go back again.

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Reviewed 20 February 2018

This little village has EXPLODED in the last five years. The perfect base to ski from Goryu to Cortina. A good shuttle bus service, although a bit tricky to work out when and where they leave from - seems to change by the day. Reliable...More

3  Thank Glen R
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Reviewed 14 February 2018

What’s great about Hakuba? Plenty of choice of resorts to ski with generally free inter connecting shuttle buses. Good quality snow, friendly and accommodating staff and locals, with good variety for all skiers, boarders and others. What’s not good? The signage on the mountain was...More

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Reviewed 27 January 2018 via mobile

It is a very nice town with plenty of snow this year. There is a town center that has a few nice restaurants e.g. shinshu soba house. The souvenir shop was good. We were there on 1Jan and the Japan Rail offered free sake and...More

2  Thank Allie5515
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Reviewed 20 January 2018 via mobile

So if ur keen to try Japan skiing this place has good variety in terms of mountains and accomodation etc. It's about 3 hours best case by train from Tokyo and if u take the 9.30am from Sydney u can get there in 1 day...More

Thank Murray F
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Reviewed 12 January 2018 via mobile

I visited Hakuba Village with my family, 6 adults and 2 children under 10. We all ski or snowboard, at different levels from “first-timers” to advance. The village houses 5 ski resorts, all at 15-45 min drive from the Hakubahappo bus stop. I visited: Hakuba...More

3  Thank Getyourpassport01
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Reviewed 5 January 2018 via mobile

We stayed at the Hakuba Goryu More Resort, also known as Condominium Goryu Hakuba. What a great location. After initial lessons, the grand kids were able to step outside our accommodation and ski straight down to a couple of different chair lifts. Once finished skiing...More

1  Thank Mike H
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Reviewed 15 June 2017 via mobile

Hakuba is such a great find! I can't believe I haven't heard more about this little town, especially being so close to Tokyo. The locals are so friendly and the shuttle service around town is just superbly organised! Its also the first time I've seen...More

2  Thank SophieT_ODL
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lavanya m
17 April 2018|
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Response from Glen R | Reviewed this property |
We visted Hakuba Feb 9-16, 2018 and the ski conditions were excellent. A massive base and fresh snow almost every day. The kids program is excellent at Hakuba Happo. Budget is a tricky question. Good basic accommodation in... More
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Gregory S
22 January 2016|
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Response from Fell0w_Traveller49 | Reviewed this property |
Yes, a few on the mountain of Happo One and many others in Hakuba or nearby in Echoland or Wadano, both Western and Japanese.
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