Shirouma-so (Hakuba Village, Nagano)

Hakuba Village, Nagano
しろうま荘 (長野県 白馬村)

Shirouma-so is a modern Japanese ryokan combining both traditional and modern Japanese architecture, resulting in a creative and beautiful design. It is located in the Happo area of Hakuba village, close to the base of Happo-one ski and snowboard resort.

Type Ryokan
General location Within walking distance of the ski lifts at Happo-one
Nearest ski lift Less than 500m
Rooms & capacity 20 rooms
70 guest capacity
Bedding Japanese style futons
Style of toilets Western style
Bathrooms Some rooms have private bathroom
Tatami mats Yes
Internet access Free Wi-Fi internet connection is available throughout the accommodation
English speaking? English speaking staff are available
Smoking policy Non-smoking
Pets policy Pets are not allowed
Guest Rooms
Shirouma-so is a Japanese traditional-style onsen Ryokan

The relaxed tatami style Japanese rooms each have a unique design with a peaceful atmosphere.

From the south and west facing rooms you can view the Northern Alps, giving you a strong mountain resort feeling.

Room Amenities:

Face towels
Bath towels
Yukata (Light kimono)
High speed free WI-FI
Air conditioner
Safety box
Toilet (Front building has washlet).
Shirouma-so, Hakuba, Nagano
Shirouma-so, Hakuba, Nagano
Shirouma-so, Hakuba, Nagano
General Facilities
Japanese Style Bar Lounge
Vending machine
Massage chair
Internet PC
High speed free WI-FI
Rental free powerpoint adapter (Oceanian O type & Asian BF type)
Ski and Board Locker room
Boots dry room
Ski maintenance table Service
Discount lift ticket
Local souvenir
Ski and Snowboard rental discount shop
Forward luggage service
English-speaking staff
Pick up at Happo bus terminal
30% Discount for [Shirouma Cultural Evening]
Free car parking (Max 20 cars)
Check in 15:00 Check out 10:00 (Please ask us about early check in and late check out.)

The owner of Shirouma-so, who was born and raised in Hakuba, brings you hand-made local specialties passed down by generations.

Come and enjoy an authentic taste of Japan.
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Standard from 8,950 yen (per person with breakfast)

Deluxe from 11,110 yen (per person with breakfast)

Child Under 12 years old: 70%
Under 6 years old: 50%
Infant (no meal): 30%
Infant (no meal, no bed): 525–2,625 yen
Cancellation policy Arrival Date: 100% 1 Day before Arrival : 50% 2 Days before Arrival : 30% 3-5 Days before Arrival : 20%
Payment: Cash
Credit Card (Major credit cards are accepted)
Bank Transfer
Hakuba village is located in the north western region of Nagano Prefecture and is about an hour road journey from central Nagano City and Nagano Station. The local Oito train line and Route 148 road both run through the village.
By Train
43.9km from the Nagano Station on the Hokuriku Shinkansen line
1.9km from the Hakuba Station on the Oito Line
A station pick-up is available
5 minutes from Hakuba Station.
By Car
45.2km from the Nagano IC on the Joshinetsu Expressway
47.2km from the Itoigawa IC on the Hokuriku Expressway
51.4km from the Azumino IC on the Nagano Expressway
Nearest national route: 1.9km from Route 33
Nearest prefecture road: Prefecture Road 322
Parking is available for 20 vehicles
The Hakuba area is easily accessed from three expressways and around an hour drive from each.

The Azumino IC exit on the Nagano Expressway is just over 50km to the south of Hakuba, via Route 147 and Route 148.

The Nagano IC exit on the Joshinetsu Expressway is about 45km to the east of Hakuba, via Route 19, Prefecture Road 31 and Prefecture Road 33.

The Itoigawa IC exit on the Hokuriku Expressway is about 47km to the north of the Hakuba, via Route 148.
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SHIROUMA-SO which stands at the base of Hakuba Happo-one ski area is a modern Japanese Ryokan combining both traditional and modern Japanese architecture, resulting in a creative and beautiful design. Being an historical hotel, SHIROUMA-SO boasts traditional Japanese-style architecture and furnishings, including pillars and support beams dating from the Edo Period’s agrarian society more than 200 years ago. It is a long standing Onsen Inn with rooms with big windows facing the Northern Alps where you can devote yourself to nature and feel refreshed. SHIROUMA-SO is loved by many dear guests as a lodge for both winter and summer activities here in Hakuba, as well as a hub for touring various regions within Nagano.

Hakuba Onsen Ryokan SHIROUMA-SO received the 2012 global winner award in the Luxury Ski Resort category at the World Luxury Hotel Awards.
accommodaton Accommodation Name Shirouma-so
Please mention if you make contact!
telephone Telephone (within Japan) 0261-72-2121
Telephone (from overseas) (81)-261-72-2121
Send direct email
Official website
address Postal address Happo 5004
Contact information
From within Japan

From outside Japan
0261 72 2326
Hakuba Now
Daily snow & weather reports
Latest report posted on Tuesday 21st November 2017