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183-20 Yamada, Kutchan-cho, Abuta-gun 044-0081 Hokkaido See on map
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AMENITIES
Free Wifi
Non-Smoking Hotel
Airport Transportation
Family Rooms
Kitchenette
Shuttle Bus Service
Ski-In / Ski-Out
3 Star accommodation
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We spent a week at this premise with 6 people sharing a 4 bedroom apartment. The apartment (No 4) opens to a staircase and drying room on the ground floor. The first floor has 3 good size bedrooms, two bathrooms and a laundry. The second...More

Date of stay: December 2018
Thank wedarren
Response from Alix F, Manager at Gondola ChaletsResponded 6 days ago

Dear wedarren, Thank you very much for taking the time to write this kind review. Indeed the property is holding up very well given the age and as such it may be regarded as one of the best value/price ratio, especially for accommodation so close...More

Reviewed 25 March 2018

The accommodation was very adequate and pretty charming. The location was great for the mornings, a short walk to the gondola station. It's not near town, making it quiet, but the main town can be reached within a 15-minute walk. Very good value for money

Date of stay: December 2017
Thank Rae242
Reviewed 1 March 2018

I stayed at the Gondola Chalets over 9 days, and it was a great and comfortable stay. The location is king here - it literally is a 5 mins' walk uphill in your ski boots to the Hirafu Gondola. You really can't beat that! The...More

Date of stay: February 2018
Thank greenflubber
Response from Alix F, Manager at Gondola ChaletsResponded 5 March 2018

Dear greenflubber, Thank you very much for the kind review. Thank you for bringing our attention to the roof design - we are already aware of those issues and as you mention have to close off some areas due to snow hazard. As long as...More

Reviewed 17 February 2018 via mobile

Yes, the location is great with a short walk up the hill to the gondola and another smaller lift. But the units are sparse and quite plain. The floors in the kitchen and in the bathrooms are rubber. The showers are in the bathtub in...More

Date of stay: February 2018
Thank KathiRiddle
Response from Alix F, Manager at Gondola ChaletsResponded 26 February 2018

Dear KathiRiddle, Thank you for staying with us and for taking the time of writing this review. We will communicate your detailed feedback to the owners of the property and push them to change the items you mention: floors in the kitchen, softer beds.... Regarding...More

Reviewed 17 May 2017 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...More

Date of stay: March 2017
Thank pat w
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Description
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 More 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. Less
Hotel class
Hotel Amenities
HOTEL FEATURES
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Airport Transportation
Non-Smoking Hotel
Refrigerator in room
Shuttle Bus Service
Ski-In / Ski-Out
Room types
Kitchenette, Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
Hotel class
Room types
Kitchenette, Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
Number of rooms
15
Price range
US$ 547 - US$ 803 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Also Known As
Gondola Chalets Japan/Kutchan-Cho, Hokkaido
Location
Japan > Hokkaido > Abuta-gun > Kutchan-cho
Hotel class
Room types
Kitchenette, Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
Number of rooms
15
Price range
US$ 547 - US$ 803 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Also Known As
Gondola Chalets Japan/Kutchan-Cho, Hokkaido
Location
Japan > Hokkaido > Abuta-gun > Kutchan-cho
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Traveller (15)
Room & Suite (2)
Dining (1)
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Criatif
7 August 2018|
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Response from Alix F | Property representative |
Dear Criatif, In summer there are some parking spaces available in Gondola Chalets, and a medium-sized public carpark just nearby. In winter there are no parking spaces available in Gondola Chalets, but as the snow covers... More
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Katvjp
21 March 2018|
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Response from Alix F | Property representative |
Hi Katvjp, I can confirm that there is a washer/dryer in all the units. There is as well a big heated drying room at the entrance where you can hang your jackets/gloves as you come back from the slopes. If you have any... More
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areisende
6 January 2018|
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Response from Alix F | Property representative |
Dear areisende, Unfortunately the kitchen in Gondola Chalet doesn't have any special ingredients or seasoning to cook (apart from salt and pepper). The agent with who you booked your stay may help you with ordering... More
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Room Tips
"Ask for the Gondola facing chalets as this is away from the road."
JCC85
24 Feb 2016
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"Great coffee and bakery next door."
AdrianW419
19 Aug 2015
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"We did not get the unit that faces the ski slope. Should make a request for that if available."
mandytan
10 Feb 2015
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"Our favourite is No 5 & No 8 Easy access and enough storage space in terms of cupboards and cabinets."
RosieRoses
13 Jan 2015
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