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Gondola Chalets

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04/06/2017 05/06/2017
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Gladstone, Australia
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Perfect place to stay in hirafu. Close to the gondola, short walk to the Main Street, beautiful apartment with an awesome view and everything you need and even a ski hire shop at reception. "Harro" at harro's snow sports was fantastic, he looked out for us all week and made our stay very enjoyable.

Thank pat w
Bunbury, Australia
Reviewed 6 March 2017 via mobile

Stayed at Gondola Chalets in Niseko with friends for a week . Had a four bedroom chalet with three bathrooms, it was ideal in a great spot overlooking the ski fields. The chalet was well appointed and pretty room by Japan standards. At the hotel next door you could get good coffee and also walk to many restaurants ... Recommended

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

Dear thill58, Thank you very much for your kind review. We are looking forward to have you again as guests in Gondola Chalets!

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Melbourne, Australia
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Reviewed 15 February 2017 via mobile

Absolutely loved this place. We got a room to accommodate 8 of us and it was so spacious and homely! The team at reception were super helpful, got great ski and board hire, local food recommendations, and most of all, so so close to the hirafu gondola. Would definitely stay here again.

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

Thank you very much for your kind words. We are looking forward to have you as guest again in Gondola Chalets!

Hamilton, New Zealand
Reviewed 4 January 2017 via mobile

Fantastically appointed 4 bedroom apartment We stayed here with 6 adults and had ample space with great facilities for self catering. Close to all amenities- supermarkets, gondola to ski fields, restaurants, cafe. Manager and his family were so obliging with everything, helping with bags to apartments, ringing ski company when no-one picked us up for back county skiing, nothing was...

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Alix F, Front Office Manager at Gondola Chalets, responded to this review

Dear yak15, Thank you very much for this kind review. We are looking forward to have you as a guest again this season or the next one!

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...

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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,

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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: ₹ 22,350 - ₹ 32,750 (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.”
JCC85, 24 Feb 2016 | Read review
“Great coffee and bakery next door.”
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.”
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.”
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.”
singasteve, 1 Jan 2014 | Read review
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