Hakuba Happoone Ski Resort, Hakuba-mura

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Experience some of Japan's best runs for Alpine skiing, super giant slalom, and other winter sporting events at Hakuba Happoone Ski Resort. Constructed in 1958, the family-friendly complex enjoys a scenic surrounding of forests, lakes, rivers, and Mount Karamatsu's ranges of striking panoramic beauty. Designed for winter sport professionals and recreationalists alike, this ski resort's conditions even met the standards of the Olympic Winter Games, hosting some of the competition's events in 1998. Combine your fun on the snow with visits to the local onsens (natural hot mountain springs) to bathe and relax. Plan your visit to Hakuba Happoone Ski Resort and a wealth of other attractions, well-known and undiscovered, using our Hakuba-mura vacation route planner.
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  • June 18, 2017
    The Hakuba Ski Resort is easy to reach from Tokyo and was the perfect location for our short skiing trip to Japan,. We only stayed for three days but it was worth it. Instead of flying to Sapporo this...  more »
  • May 30, 2017
    Is a ski area in the Holy Land of skiing. All skiers exciting mind challenge to the steep slopes of rabbit flat here Cobb and black diamond. This is where such atmosphere. You want to go again.
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  • May 19, 2017
    Visited for the first time 60 years ago, was a freshman in high school. At that time, was only 名木山 slopes. When you entered the University of Austria ski school principal Rudy Matt was Austrian the key training, instructors here comes Mr. It's a memorable visited almost every year until 10 years ago to live in Gifu ski area. The magnificence of the three mountains of Hakuba happo-one pond cottage from there's something close to the heart. Forget about years to come here and, to back in time to his childhood. It's a great ski area.
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Where to stay in Hakuba-mura

As one of Japan's leading winter-sport destinations, Hakuba-mura boasts a wide range of accommodations, covering all budget types and preferences. You can choose from several villages to stay in, some attached to ski resorts and well-connected to each other by bus lines. A variety of affordable lodgings cluster near the ski bases and the popular villages of Happo and Echoland, including chalets, apartments, backpacker-style hostels, and even budget-friendly lodges where you sleep on traditional Japanese futons. Although luxury accommodations are rare in Hakuba-mura, you'll find a couple of five-star boutique hotels situated in the area, plus a plethora of mid-range, Western-style hotels, inns, and guesthouses.
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