Azekura Sanso (Hakuba Village, Nagano)

Azekura Sanso
Hakuba Village, Nagano
あぜくら山荘 (長野県 白馬村)

Azekura Sanso is about 5 minutes from the slopes of the Happo-one ski and snowboard resort.

Azekura Sanso
Type Lodge / B&B / Pension / Inn
General location About 5 minutes walk from the ski lifts at Happo-one resort
Nearest ski lift Less than 500m
Rooms & capacity 7 rooms
22 guest capacity
Bedding Both Western style beds and Japanese style futons available
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
English speaking? English speaking staff are available
Smoking policy Non-smoking
Pets policy Pets are not allowed
Guest Rooms
The no-smoking lodge was hand built by the owner, with the assistance of family and friends, in 1983. It is set in the beautiful, forest covered mountains of Hakuba and offers a relaxed, peaceful atmosphere for its guests.

The lodge has eight rooms. Each room has a loft with beds on the first floor and futons in the loft.

7 rooms
2-6 people per room

Japanese style futons available in the loft

* No private bathroom available.
Azekura Sanso, Hakuba, Nagano
Azekura Sanso, Hakuba, Nagano
Azekura Sanso, Hakuba, Nagano
General Facilities
Hot springs
The lodge features on outdoor hot spring bath which is set in the garden. The water is renowned for it's skin healing qualities. The onsen is offered as a private bath and reservations are required. Please ask for details.

We have two large luxurious baths inside the lodge. One bathroom has a large window that looks out to the forest.

Games Room:
There is a large reading and games room with plenty of activities available.
Meals (tax, service charge include):

Breakfast: 700 - 1,200 yen
Lunch: 1,200 yen
Dinner: 3,500 yen

Reservations are required.

All of our meals are made from local, seasonal and organic food products. Our cooking is simple and tasty.
Azekura Sanso, Hakuba, Nagano Azekura Sanso, Hakuba, Nagano
Room rates per person (tax, service charge included)

Adult: 7,300 - 8,300 yen
Children: 5,000 - 6,000 yen

* All children under 5 years old sleep free in same bed as parents (1 child per parent).

Long stay discount service:
Over 4 nights: 5% discount
Over 7 nights: 10% discount

Payment: Cash
Credit Card (Major credit cards 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
46.2km from the Nagano Station on the Hokuriku Shinkansen line
4.2km from the Hakuba Station on the Oito Line
Lodge Azekura Sanso is about 4km from Hakuba Station.
By Car
47.5km from the Nagano IC on the Joshinetsu Expressway
48.2km from the Itoigawa IC on the Hokuriku Expressway
53.7km from the Azumino IC on the Nagano Expressway
Nearest national route: 4.2km from Route 148
Nearest prefecture road: Prefecture Road 322
Parking is available
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.

Lodge Azekura Sanso is located in the Wadanonomori area of Hakuba.
Two large luxurious baths are inside the lodge. One bathroom has a large window that looks out amongst the forest.

The lodge is located 5 minutes walk from the ski slopes (ski-in & ski-out or pick-up possible).

accommodaton Accommodation Name Azekura Sanso
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telephone Telephone (within Japan) 0261-72-5238
Telephone (from overseas) (81)-261-72-5238
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address Postal address Wadano
Azekura Sanso
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Latest report posted on Sunday 9th May 2021