Our Preferred Partners

Life is always easier when we work with like minded, ethically aligned and hard working individuals and business operators. Over the last four years of operation we have zoned in on those that we really enjoy working with, and that go above and beyond to be accommodating to their guests, whilst consistently delivering an excellent level of guests service.

As a thank you to those partners of choice, their guests are able to access lesson and guiding discounts, as well as exclusive packages such as The Hakuba Ski Week that are not available to the general public. To access these, please contact your accommodation provider directly.

If you are yet to arrange your accommodation, we would be glad to make some suggestions based on your preferences, or introduce you to any of those listed below. Alternatively, you can simply click on their logo and contact them directly.

All of our Preferred Partners have our full endorsement as being reputable, quality and well managed.

Japan Ski Experience

Japan Ski Experience LogoJapan Ski Experience are dedicated Japan ski holiday specialists with local expertise that is used throughout the booking process to offer the ultimate support to every guest. The friendly team can provide advice on which ski resort will best suit your group, help you find the perfect accommodation at the right price, and provide a one stop shop for all your holiday services including transfers, lift passes, rentals, lessons and excursions. Specialising in Hakuba, Niseko, Rusutsu and Furano, they have received average reviews of 4.8 from more than 680 guests, most notably for offering excellent customer service and creating exceptional guest experiences.

Echoland Apartments

Echoland Apartments LogoThese luxurious self contained apartments are well appointed in a sleek and contemporary style, boasting stunning views of the Northern Japan Alps. Ideally located in Echoland Village, there is a great selection of bars and restaurants as well as close proximity to Happo One ski resort – the largest in the valley. Extremely well equipped to receive larger groups as well as couples or solo travelers, Echoland Apartments is our first choice for apartments in Hakuba.

Ski Japan Holidays

Ski Japan Holidays has been providing a comprehensive range of ski travel packages and services to the best snow resorts in Japan for over 20 years. We work together with some of the biggest and most well respected operators in the Japan travel industry, offering you the best ski resorts, packages, tours and of course the best price and services. Whether you’re after English-speaking ski or snowboard lessons, booking a private chef or just finding the best resort to take the kids tobogganing, we are here to offer you our friendly and knowledgeable advice. Our team of dedicated and experienced staff are here to take the hassle out of organization and planning and provide you with a range of accommodation packages carefully selected to suit all budgets and tastes. Take advantage of our experience and allow us to introduce you to the best Japan has to offer! We are located in the heart of Happo Village in the Hakuba Valley.

Rhythm Hakuba

rhythm japan logoRhythm Hakuba offers the widest range of Hakuba ski hire, snowboard hire and retail gear in town, providing the latest ski and snowboard brands currently on the market. Our staff know the equipment as well as they know the mountains, so those visiting the store can be confident that they’re getting the best equipment at competitive prices. Our service is comprehensive yet fast as we aim to get customers onto the slopes as quickly as possible. Rhythm Hakuba is located at the old Wadano Visitors Centre, across the road from the Mominoki Hotel. Check out the Rhythm Japan website for more information.

The Hakuba Collection

Hakuba CollectionThe valley’s most comprehensive collection of high end apartments and chalets, The Hakuba Collection’s properties stand out in their thoughtful design, attention to detail and stunning finish. Click here to see their range of accommodation in Hakuba.

Hakuba White Fox

Hakuba White Fox offers unforgettable holidays in the Japanese Alps. Stay in style and enjoy the luxury of our modern Hakuba ski chalets, while you enjoy the world class mountains in Hakuba, Japan. Their team are all Hakuba based, are fluent in Japanese and English, and ready to make sure you have an incredible stay.

The Hakuba Company – Mountainside

Another great offering for self-contained accommodation in the Hakuba valley, Mountainside is best suited for guests looking for ski-in/ski out accommodation, as well a those looking for something a little more ‘hands on’ than true self contained. With a staffed front desk during the day, and ‘Luce’ – a well appointed restaurant serving breakfast, lunch and dinner on the ground floor – guests can enjoy the privacy of an apartment, but with the connivence of these amenities. Situated at the foot of Happo One and in the Wadano area, Mountainside’s newly finished apartments are within walking distance to a selection of restaurants, Onsens and an excellent rental shop – Rhythm. As it’s point of difference, the Kokusai pair chairlift is a meter 20 steps away, and Happo-One’s beginner slopes of Sakka are within 500 meters. Don’t forget to check out The Hakuba Company`s two other properties in the Wadano area.

Hakuba Grand Apartments

rhythm japan logoA stone’s throw from away from an onsen, rental shop and numerous restaurants and bars – this centrally located Wadano accommodation offers clean, well appointed apartments with a happy and friendly ground staff there to assist when you need it.

Bears Den

bears den hakubaWelcome to Bears Den Mountain Lodge. This spacious Western-style private lodge offers all the comforts of home for your ‘place to stay’ in Hakuba, Goryu. Guests dig our open fire place, outdoor hot tub, bar and dining room while staying in our friendly, relaxed and beautiful forest setting. All guest rooms have large private en-suites and king size beds. We are a unique private lodging offering our guests the finest accommodations in Hakuba.

Visit Hakuba Holiday Apartments

visit hakuba holiday apartmentsThese spacious Western-style luxury holiday homes offer location, location, location, for your stay in the Hakuba Valley. Learn more about their Hakuba accommodation options here.

Hakuba Happo Accommodation

hakuba happo accommodationWith quality, self-contained holiday properties to suit groups ranging in size from couples to twenty people or more, a full range of guest services and invaluable local knowledge accumulated over many years, Hakuba Happo Accommodation will help ensure your holiday here becomes a truly memorable experience.

The Seasons Apartments

the seasons apartments Newly completed in December 2019 and conveniently located in Happo, The Seasons Apartments offer the highest level in appointment, location, luxury and service.

Le Bocage

le bocage hakuba echoland chaletsLe Bocage Hakuba Echoland Chalets and Apartments: Self-contained and a short walk from the heart of Echoland, Le Bocage – Hakuba Echoland Chalets & Apartments are wonderful for groups who would like more privacy and their own kitchen facilities.

Panorama Hotel

hakuba panorama hotelHakuba Panorama Hotel: Centrally located with sweeping views of the mountains, rooms that sleep up to 5 comfortably and a restaurant with 16 craft beers on tap, Hakuba Panorama Hotel is ideal for friends and families.

Hakuba Mountaincross

hakuba mountaincross logoStrength and Yoga. Offers group and personal strength training and yoga to improve performance in the mountains. Get your fitness on at this cross training gym using resistance, cardio, and HIIT training. Group classes or personal training available.

Hakuba Downtown Apartments

hakuba downtown apartmentsLocally owned, the Hakuba Downtown Apartments offer stunning views of the Alps and are superbly located near transport, restaurants where locals eat and supermarkets.

36 Degrees North

36 Degrees North HakubaA great value ski lodge with a variety of spacious bedrooms / feature Lounge-room and open log fireplace / on site food drinks / cafe / bar and management and staff with a deep passion for and experience in the mountains. Centrally located a short walk from Echoland main entertainment strip and connected to all ski resorts via valley shuttle bus.

Starry Residence Suite

Starry Residence SuiteOne of the few genuinely ski in/ski out self contained properties in Hakuba, Starry Residence Suites offer convenience, comfort and style in this brand new build. Steps from the gondola, rental shops, restaurants and bars, this Japanese owned and operated establishment offers an authentic experience in a luxurious setting.

Nagano Snow Shuttle

Nagano Snow ShuttleThe addition of Nagano Snow Shuttle a few years ago made getting to and from Hakuba and it’s surrounding resorts easier than it has ever been. Offering comfortable direct transportation between the airport and resort at highly competitive pricing, reservations can be easily made in English long before your visit – giving your peace of mind for when you arrive in Japan.

Let’s Do Hakuba

Lets Do HakubaKeep up to date with Hakuba year round with real time updates, stories and deals. Discover the local community and business offerings of this unique village whilst accessing discounts and packages on selected services, making planning your visit to Hakuba easier than ever.


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