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Perth, Australia
Reviewed 28 May 2016 via mobile

Have booked this place again for 2017, it is just so good. Can't fault it. The only thing it doesn't have is it's own onsen. Was nice having your own drying room. David Harrow from Harro's Sports gave us such great service. Including lending us an electrical adaptor and 4 socket power board. Outstanding. "I'll be back".

Thank TeamAJ7
Singapore, null, Singapore
Reviewed 19 March 2016

Great location at just a 2-5 minute walk from the Grand Hirafu Gondola. The nearest convenience store (Lawson) is about a 10 minute walk down street & a 15 minute walk away (or less) could bring you to the more happening street where the Hirafu Welcome Center is located along with many food options. The place is well furnished, large...

1Thank ntashaz
Hong Kong, China
Reviewed 25 February 2016

We booked the Gondola Chalet through a ski company and we are so pleased that they advised us to stay at this chalet. Although furnishing may be older style rather than the sleek modern minimalist apartments in Niseko, Gondola Chalet had a charm and everything worked well and it was very comfortable, we didn't even mind the slight uphill walk...

Thank JC C
Addis Ababa, Ethiopia
Reviewed 14 February 2016

Having stayed in ho-hum accommodation the previous year this was a real step-up. We were in Villa no. 1 - an enormous 5-bed property. You could get lost in the apartment. It has three different sitting areas, a dining room and a large kitchen. I think that there were 5 bathrooms. We were a large group but it always felt...

Thank TravelRoge
Alix F, Manager at Gondola Chalets, responded to this review

Dear TravelRoge, Thank you very much for your nice review. We noted your point regarding the microwave and the dish-washer and will communicate with the property owner to suggest him an upgrade in the appliance sizes. We are happy that you enjoyed the size and the character of the apartment. Thanks again - we are looking forward to having you...

Greater Perth, Australia
Reviewed 25 January 2016 via mobile

We stayed in the Gondola chalets for 9 nights from 16-25 January and it was simply awesome. We were a family of 6 including 4 teenagers (18,18,15 & 14) and hired the 3 bedroom option which is actually the 4 bedroom unit they just lock one of the rooms. The chalets are very well equipped and have a huge amount...

2Thank chris c
Alix F, Manager at Gondola Chalets, responded to this review

Dear Chris, Thank you very much for your kind words. It is a good idea to count the distance in terms of steps! It is true that there can be no apartment building closer to the gondola, as the land around is owned by the resort operator. We are delighted that you found the space inside the chalet enough for...

Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia
Reviewed 5 January 2016

The Gondola Chalets is simply ideal for a large family groups staying for a week or so. It is a place that just makes perfect sense, a home away from home. It may not be the newest or the trendiest interiors but it is cozy, clean, comfortable and you'll find everything you need. The kitchen is well equipped and there...

3Thank yumfix
Alix F, Manager at Gondola Chalets, responded to this review

Dear yumfix, Thank you very much for your kind words. I will pass on your review to Harro, Mitch and Sue who I am sure will appreciate. We are looking forward to having you as guests again next season,

Melbourne, Australia
Reviewed 19 August 2015

Myself and seven friends stayed at a three bedroom apartment and were most impressed. Very well appointed and comfortable. The accommodation is very close to Gondala Chairlift (circa 80 metre walk) Highly recommended.

Thank Adrian W
London, United Kingdom
Reviewed 30 April 2015 via mobile

5 mins walk up the hill to the gondola. Amazing location. Also good to sober up in the walk up from the main strip of bars and restaurants. Great to have a little deli serving exceptional coffee next door. Living area was good so all in all, exactly what I expected!

2Thank Sara C
Reviewed 29 April 2015 via mobile

8 of us stayed here in March for 10 nights of skiing and adventure. We were so close to bus stops the gondola restaurants and bars. All the rooms were a great size for 8 of us. The half bath was helpful after a day on the slopes. Wifi was perfect, kitchen was a great size with all required utensils...

1Thank Mandles84
Cairns, Australia
Reviewed 17 April 2015 via mobile

Had a fantastic stay here in March with a group of 8 people in a 4 bedroom apartment. Kitchen and dining areas large enough for a big group to cook and entertain with ease. Takes a little effort to work out the cooking appliances though. Bathrooms are very functional worth 4 toilets and 3 showers/baths. Great location for gondola skiing...

1Thank FNQlder

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  • Shuttle Bus Service
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
The name says it all - Gondola Chalets is the closest you will get to the Hirafu Gondola, providing the winter sports enthusiast with unsurpassed access to the world-famous powder fields of Niseko. These stylish chalets are the envy of the village, offering a fresh, modern layout, and unrivalled accessibility to the mountain. Gondola Chalets is a great choice for families and large groups. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Gondola Chalets

Address: 183-20 Yamada, Abuta-gun, Kutchan-cho 044-0081, Hokkaido
Region: Japan > Hokkaido > Abuta-gun > Kutchan-cho
Price Range: ₹ 29,588 - ₹ 35,250 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3 star — Gondola Chalets 3*
Number of rooms: 15
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“Ask for the Gondola facing chalets as this is away from the road.”
 of 5 bubbles JCC85, 24 Feb 2016 | Read review
“Great coffee and bakery next door.”
 of 5 bubbles AdrianW419, 19 Aug 2015 | Read review
“We did not get the unit that faces the ski slope. Should make a request for that if available.”
 of 5 bubbles mandytan, 10 Feb 2015 | Read review
“Our favourite is No 5 & No 8 Easy access and enough storage space in terms of cupboards and cabinets.”
 of 5 bubbles RosieRoses, 13 Jan 2015 | Read review
“Ask for a mountain view if you want to see the beautiful scenery in the AM with your cup of coffee.”
 of 5 bubbles singasteve, 1 Jan 2014 | Read review
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