Owashi Lodge (Kutchan Town, Hokkaido)

Owashi Lodge
Kutchan Town, Hokkaido
オオワシロッジ (北海道 倶知安町)

Owashi Lodge is a backpacker hostel offering small private rooms to larger communal spaces. The hostel is located just a few minutes walk from Niseko Grand Hirafu, so ski lifts, restaurants and bars are all very close-by.

Owashi Lodge
Type Backpackers
General location 3 minutes walk from the main quad lift at Niseko Grand Hirafu
Nearest ski lift Less than 250m
Rooms & capacity 45 rooms
100 guest capacity
Bedding Western style beds
Style of toilets Western style
Bathrooms All rooms use shared bathroom facilities
Tatami mats No
Internet access Free Wi-Fi internet connection is available throughout accommodation (and two free desktop PCs)
English speaking? Native English speaking staff are available in winter
Smoking policy All non smoking
Pets policy Pets are not allowed
Guest Rooms
Western style backpacker's hostel. Private rooms for 1 person and 2 people. Place in two and six person dorms rooms available.

All rooms have windows with great views and lots of natural light and they are all clean, comfortable and immaculately maintained.

The majority of rooms are single bunks which sleep two adults giving maximum comfort and privacy for backpacker accommodation. There are ten rooms with a double bed base and single bed top bunk which are perfect for couples, especially those travelling with children. Along with a dorm room sleeping six for those on a budget, we have several communal areas for relaxing and playing.

Single Bunk Rooms - Sleeps 2 adults.

Double Bed Bunk Rooms - Sleeps 2 adults + 1 child.

Singles can book a place in a 6 bed dorm or a 2 bed dorm.
Owashi Lodge, Kutchan, Hokkaido
Owashi Lodge, Kutchan, Hokkaido
Owashi Lodge, Kutchan, Hokkaido
General Facilities
- Pool Table

- Ping-pong table

- Darts

- Vending machine

- Coin Operated Washing Machines & Dryers

- Drying room for skies & snowboards, boots

- Waxing table with a hot iron

- Wifi internet

- Desktop PC

- TV room and DVD player

- Nintendo & PS2

- Large kitchen with Fridges & Freezer

- Food store room

- Bar (between December-March)
Dining
Many restaurants and bars are within easy walking distance from Owashi Lodge.
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Winter
from JPY 3,700/person/night

Summer
from JPY 2,500/person/night

Long term rates are available outside of the peak winter period.

Pease check our website for more details.
Payment: Cash
Credit Card (Visa, Master, Amex, JCB, Diners, Ginrei etc)
Bank Transfer
Paypal
The towns of Kutchan and Niseko are located in the Shiribeshi region of southwestern Hokkaido. The popular ski and snowboard resorts in the region are all within the boundaries of these two towns. The main Route 5 road runs through the area, as does the Hakodata Honsen local train line. The main train station in the area is Kutchan Station.

Owashi Lodge is 3 minutes walk from the Hirafu Welcome Center
Train
By Train
7.7km from the Kutchan Station on the Hakodate Honsen Line
A station pick-up is available
Less than 8km from Kutchan Station, 12 minute drive
bus
By Car
53.6km from the Abuta Toyako IC on the Hokkaido Expressway
66.9km from the Asari IC on the Sasson Expressway
66.9km from the Otaru IC on the Sasson Expressway
Nearest national route: 4.2km from Route 5
Nearest prefecture road: Prefecture Road 631
Parking is available for 6 vehicles
About 4km from the main Route 5 road
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A mere two minute walk from the main quad lift, Owashi Lodge is a backpacker’s hostel designed to cater for the free-spirited, independent skier and boarder. So if you want to be right in the thick of it – with the lifts and restaurants and bars right on your doorstep – then Owashi is the place for you.

A combination of small, private rooms and great communal spaces packed with entertainment gives you the option to relax in quiet comfort or hang out with fellow powder hounds.

New this season we have a bar for guests and friends serving affordable drinks so come and enjoy a few cold ones and enter a pool or darts comps to win yourself a prize and meet new friends. What’s the point of making that 40 foot drop unless you can brag about it over a beer?

So if you want to rip up some of the best powder in the world and stay in the heart of the action with your fellow travelers then come and join us at Owashi.

Niseko's triple thread accommodation:

- Killer location
- Awesome budget accommodation
- Friendly staff!
accommodaton Accommodation Name Owashi Lodge
Please mention SnowJapan.com if you make contact!
telephone Telephone (within Japan) 0136-55-5111
Telephone (from overseas) (81)-136-55-5111
Send direct email info@owashilodge.com
Official website http://www.owashilodge.com
address Postal address Yamada 188-7
Kutchan-cho
Abuta-gun
Hokkaido
044-0081
Owashi Lodge
Contact information
Telephone
From within Japan
0136-55-5111

From outside Japan
(81)-136-55-5111
Fax
0136-55-5121
Niseko Now
Daily snow & weather reports
Latest report posted on Thursday 23rd November 2017