Bears Den Mountain Lodge (Hakuba Village, Nagano)

Bears Den Mountain Lodge
Hakuba Village, Nagano
ベアーズデン (長野県 白馬村)

Bears Den Mountain Lodge is a Western style private lodge located close to the base of the Hakuba Goryu/47 resort, as well as restaurants and bars in the Goryu village area of Hakuba in northern Nagano Prefecture.

Bears Den Mountain Lodge
Type Lodge / B&B / Pension / Inn
General location About 300 meters from the base lifts of Hakuba Goryu and close to restaurants and bars. The forest trail can be used to ski-in to the front door of the lodge at the end of the day.
Nearest ski lift Less than 500m
Rooms & capacity 5 Twin/Double/Family Rooms
13 Guest Capacity
Bedding Western style beds
Style of toilets Western style
Bathrooms All rooms have private bathroom
Tatami mats No
Internet access Free Wi-Fi connection is available throughout the lodge
English speaking? Native English speaking staff are available
Smoking policy No smoking permitted
Pets policy No facilities for pets or guide dogs.
Guest Rooms
Guest rooms are spacious and comfortable all with en suite bathrooms. All rooms are equipped with Sealy Posturepedic king size beds and 5-star linen.

Double Rooms feature a king size bed, an en-suite with large separate shower and underfloor heating, all with plenty of space to stretch and relax with a great outlook.

Twin Rooms feature two king single beds, an en-suite with large separate shower and underfloor heating. All rooms are bright, spacious and comfortable with great outlook.

Quad Room features two king single beds and bunk bed, an en-suite with large separate shower and underfloor heating, with plenty of space to stretch and relax with a great outlook.

Triple room features two king single beds and single bed, an en-suite with large separate shower and underfloor heating, with plenty of space to stretch and relax with a great outlook.

Bears Den Chalet - able to offer many combinations of rooms to best accommodate families or groups of travellers.

If you find yourself in need of an entire chalet this spacious and beautifully furnished mountain getaway can be offered for your group, sleeps up to 12 guests in five bedrooms all with en suite bathrooms.

Along with use of all the shared common areas, your room includes:

• Cooked western breakfasts
• Early morning shuttle to any resort in Hakuba
• Arrival and departure transfer
• Bathrobe Provided
• Bathroom Amenities Provided
• Hair Dryer
• Iron/Ironing Board nearby
• High-speed Wifi
• International Power Adapter
• Soundproofed
• Ipod Docking Station
• Hakuba Information Pack
Bears Den Mountain Lodge, Hakuba, Nagano
Bears Den Mountain Lodge, Hakuba, Nagano
Bears Den Mountain Lodge, Hakuba, Nagano
General Facilities
Staying at the lodge; private rooms and shared common areas are offered.

This spacious and beautifully furnished mountain getaway includes:

• The large open Living Room with Dining/Bar

• Evening meals including Japanese banquet available

• Cooked and continental breakfast served daily

• Bar has a selection of local beers, and Australian wines or BYO

• Open fire place

• Undercover veranda and BBQ, with mountain views and natural surrounds

• Tea/coffee available all day

• Media Room - relax and watch the large flat screen TV, with surround sound. A selection of movies, snowboard and skiing DVD’s, books, board games and magazines.

• Outdoor Japanese-style Hot Tub with views of the picturesque eastern mountains

• Satellite TV for sports and news in English

• Drying & equipment tuning room

• Laundry with washing machine and dryer

• Free Wi-Fi

• Parking available
Dining
A delicious continental/cooked (Aussie) breakfast is served daily.

Dinners are arranged at the lodge for guests; BBQ and Japanese banquet Nights.

The lodge is a short stroll to all restaurants and bars in the Goryu village area.
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All Rates are per person per night and include continental/cooked ‘Aussie’ breakfast.

Winter/Spring Season:

December 1 – 19
¥8,500

December 20 – March 14
¥10,500

March 15 – May 7
¥8,500



Payment: Cash
Credit Card (All major credit cards are accepted)
Bank Transfer
Paypal
By Taxi/Shuttle:

Chuo Taxi – from Narita, Haneda and Nagoya Airport to Hakuba and the Bears Den Mountain Lodge.
It is the easiest way of getting from the airport to Hakuba, perfect if you are arriving late and want to wake up in Hakuba ready for the days adventure. Travel time is 6Hrs, luggage per person 1 x suitcase and 1 x carry on, a ¥1000 surcharge for snowboard/ski bag. Price ¥13,900. Book online 6 days prior to travel.

From Narita, the Nagano Snow Shuttle will take you from Narita Airport directly to Hakuba for ¥8,500 per adult, ¥6,375 for children between the ages of 5 to 12, and free for children 4 and under with no seat assignment. Departure from Narita twice daily 9:45am and 20:00pm, travel time is 5 ½-6hrs.

From Narita, the Highland Express Direct Bus Service (Alpico Bus Group) will take you from Narita Airport directly to Hakuba. Adults ¥9,000, children 6 to 12yrs ¥6,500, children 5yrs and under free if they have no seat assignment, this bus departs Narita at 8:25am, travel time is 5 ½-6hrs.

From Tokyo, Shinjuku Station to Hakuba, Highland Express also has a bus route.

By Train to Hakuba:

By train to Hakuba from anywhere in Japan please check either Jorudan or Hyperdiatrain route finder for timetables and travel duration. There is the local train to Hakuba/Kamishiro Station or the faster Bullet train (Shinkansen) to Nagano station.

From Nagano Station: you need to transfer to the bus (there is no train between Nagano and Hakuba).

To get to the bus stop at Nagano station, take the East exit, it is Bus Stop #6 at the end of the rank, adult fare is ¥1700, travel time 1hr.

Luggage Service:

There are a few courier services available at Narita/Haneda airports one is called Yamato Express, You can send on your luggage/skis for a small fee. Generally around ¥1750 per bag will get your luggage to Hakuba. This service is widely used, it is reliable and efficient.
Train
By Train
40km from the Nagano Station on the Hokuriku Shinkansen line
1.4km from the Kamishiro Station on the Oito Line
4.7km from the Hakuba Station on the Oito Line
A station pick-up is available
bus
By Car
41.5km from the Nagano IC on the Joshinetsu Expressway
46km from the Azumino IC on the Nagano Expressway
50km from the Itoigawa IC on the Hokuriku Expressway
Nearest national route: 1km from Route 148
Nearest prefecture road: Prefecture Road 33
Parking is available
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Welcome to Bears Den Mountain Lodge in Hakuba, Japan

This spacious Western-style private lodge offers all the comforts of home and your ‘place to stay’ in Hakuba. 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.

Hakuba offers endless terrain of jagged peaks, epic amounts of snow, plenty of sunny days, long seasons and few people! We hope we can share our local knowledge, good times, and your best mountain story ever.

Everyone is welcome!
accommodaton Accommodation Name Bears Den Mountain Lodge
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telephone Telephone (within Japan) 080-6935-0481 or 0261-75-4622
Telephone (from overseas) (81)-80-6935-0481 or (81)-261-75-4622
Send direct email info@bearsdenhakuba.com
Official website http://www.bearsdenhakuba.com
address Postal address 22213-6 Kamishiro Oaza
Kita Azumi-gun
Hakuba-mura
Nagano-ken
399-9211
Bears Den Mountain Lodge
Contact information
Telephone
From within Japan
080-6935-0481
0261-75-4622

From outside Japan
(81)-80-6935-0481
(81)-261-75-4622
Fax
0261-75-4622
Hakuba Now
Daily snow & weather reports
Latest report posted on Sunday 7th May 2017