Situated in the breathtakingly beautiful northern Japanese Alps, and the home of the 1998 winter Olympics, Hakuba is the central hub for 10 ski resorts with more than 200 combined runs. This amount of choice ensures that skiers and boarders of all levels are catered for. With an average annual snowfall of 11 meters it doesn’t matter what you are looking for, you will find perfectly groomed gentle runs for beginners through to waist-deep powder in steep terrain for the experts. In Hakuba we’ve got you covered. Hakuba boasts some of the longest vertical riding in Japan, more blue bird days on average than Niseko and has earned its reputation as a snow holiday destination of choice. Located on Honshu so you can soak up the cultural experience that is Japan, Hakuba is one of Japan’s top winter resorts and the ideal place to holiday. Hotel Villa Hakuba is located less than 100 meters from the Sakka lift, Happo One, offering customers amazing access to first runs. Hotel Villa Hakuba is the perfect base from which to access the mountain, and explore the surrounding region. Offering hotel guests superior services and a broad range of amenities, Hotel Villa Hakuba has recently undergone extensive renovations and is committed to ensuring your stay is as comfortable as possible.





Free Wifi

Free Wifi at the Villa for all guests!

Drying Room

Dry off your gear after a day of hitting the powder. Coin operated washer and dryer are also available.

Ski-in Ski-out

Get your gear on at the hotel and ski straight out onto the lift. Nothing could be easier.

Lift Access

24 hour access via lifts to all floors.

Cafe & Bar

The Rabbit Hole serves barista made coffee, ice cold beers, and refreshing mixed cocktails.


All rooms are fully heated.


Pick up and drop off between either Hakuba Bus Station or Hakuba Train Station, and Hotel Villa Hakuba.


Don’t feel like cooking? Come down to The Rabbit Hole and enjoy a delicious burger.



The Options

Family Room
Twin/Double Room
2, 3 & 4 Bedroom Apartments
Loft Cabin


  • Stayed for a week at the hotel and wouldn’t recommend anywhere else to stay in Hakuba. Best bar in town right down stairs, 1 minute walk to the quad, good clean rooms and great staff Will be coming back for another week next season and will be recommending to other friends that were in Hakuba this year.

  • I stayed here for a week in January and was very impressed with the service. The rooms are decent sized (especially for Japanese standards) and clean. The location of the hotel is amazing-literally a minute walk away from one of the main ski lifts of Happo-One.

  • Excellent location. Excellent snow. Modest clean rooms — we were not inside much at all. I have heard that the place is going through new management and opening a cafe. I look forward to visiting this gorgeous country and amazing place very soon.



We are delighted to have opened The Rabbit Hole as part of our operations. The Rabbit Hole is open to the public for breakfast from 7:00 am to 10:00 am and lunch from 10:30 am to 7:30 pm and will deliver exceptional coffee from our trained baristas, and scrumptious food. The bar is open until 8:00 pm with some funky tunes to get you started before you head out for a night on the town.





These burgers are the next best thing after mind blowing sex. I give them a 20\10.

Cory Saunders

Our Location


Right by the lifts


Equipment Hire


Lots of Restaurants

Hotel Villa Hakuba is located less than 100 meters from the Sakka lift, Happo One, offering customers amazing access to the mountain. The Hotel is conveniently located in the heart of Wadano with ready access to restaurants, bars, a convenience store, and ski and snowboard rental options. We provide our guests with free transfers to and from the Hakuba bus station, the Hakuba train station and the hotel. And with so much to see and do in the region from, Snow Monkeys, to temples, castles, festivals, and shopping, even your rest days can be filled with experiences to remember. There is a village shuttle service that picks up and drops off nearby ensuring to have ready access to all of the different resorts in Hakuba if you want to mix your riding up.


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