The SpaceHakuba Forest House is a stylishly renovated two-bedroom self-contained house surrounded by trees in the Hakuba Forest in Goryu, a short walk to the bars and restaurants in the area. Free shuttle buses to Hakuba Goryu resort, connected with Hakuba 47, pick up close to the house — or for the more active, a short walk (800 m) will take you to the Escal Plaza complex at the base of Hakuba Goryu. To reach other resorts in the area, hop on the shuttle bus to to Happo-one, Iwatake, and Tsugaike — giving you great flexibility to explore all of what Hakuba has to offer.
Refined living spaces
The house is all on one level, with windows on all sides offering views of the forest.
The elegantly furnished open-plan living/dining/kitchen forms the hub of the house, a central space for enjoying breakfasts at the counter while admiring the forest views through the window, or for cosy nights in with a home-cooked dinner or enjoying the extensive movie collection.
A perfect place to luxuriate during your stay in Hakuba.
You will find everything you need to make your stay comfortable and enjoyable. There is an entertainment centre second to none, loaded with the latest movies and TV shows and a large collection of DVDs — or bring your own and watch them on the region-free DVD player. Needless to say, the house is also fully wired with broadband internet and a wireless network.
Powerful fan-assisted heating and an underfloor heated area in the living room and keep you toasty warm.
The dining area and breakfast bar facing the kitchen form a cosy space for eating-in or entertaining friends. The modern newly renovated kitchen features a large fridge/freezer with built-in ice maker and plenty of storage space. There is an induction hob set into the countertop, and a combination oven/microwave. You will also find every appliance you'll need.
The bathroom features an elegant vanity area, leading into a fully-tiled wet room with a deep bath and a shower. There is a separate toilet, as well as a laundry room, where you can also hang up your damp ski wear to dry after a day on the slopes.
There is a spacious tiled entrance hall with racks for storing your skis and snowboards.
The house has two double bedrooms.
You enter this room through the hallway, near the entrance. The room retains original Japanese features, like the fusuma sliding doors, beautiful exposed posts, and a tokonoma, or alcove, where a baby cot can be set up if required. There is a comfortable double size bed. Crisp linens compliment the tasteful decor, offering a refined and peaceful private space.
There is a desk and chair, and an Apple iMac for your own use, allowing you to catch up with your email or video chat with your friends and family back home.
This room, leading off the lounge, is bright and warm, with large windows offering views of the surrounding forest. There is a comfortable queen size bed that splits into two singles for maximum flexibility. Trendy decor and tasteful accessories add to the overall ambience.
At the back of the house is a beautiful hardwood deck where you can spend all day and evening during the warmer months. There is a dining table and chairs for enjoying family breakfasts or BBQs. The deck is secluded, offering views of the surrounding forest — a peaceful space to relax while listening to the chirping sounds of the forest.
Broadband internet and WiFi
40-inch flat screen TV
Apple TV loaded with movies, TV shows and music
Region-free DVD players with large collection of movies
Apple iMac connected to internet
New heating system in all main rooms
Washer/dryer, iron, ironing board, hairdryer
Fully equipped kitchen: oven/microwave, kettle, toaster, coffee maker, fridge/freezer, rice cooker, induction hob
BBQ and cooking utensils
Soaps, Shampoo, Conditioner
Dish Washing Liquid
Laundry Detergent/Softener Guest AccessThe entire house. Interaction with GuestsComplimentary transfers from/to the bus or train station on days of arrival and departure. Shopping trips to supermarket every couple of days. Concierge service whenever you need assistance. The NeighborhoodClose to the ski resorts of Hakuba Goryu and Hakuba 47. Getting Around5 minute walk to Kamishiro train station.
Shuttle buses to ski resorts nearby.