Hakuba Life Style

There are many villages scattered around the valley, offering varied entertainment and cultural vibe. Hakuba will leave everyone spoilt for choice, whether you want a quiet and family friendly resort, or vibrant nightlife. There is little après-drinking at Hakuba, or any other Japanese resort for that matter. However the Hakuba resorts offer both Japanese type izakaya bars and western style bars.

Happo village has the widest selection of restaurants and pubs at Hakuba Valley. Most of the restaurants will require a booking during high season, though some do not. Check out The Pub situated near the Mominoki Hotel for western style beer, pool, and entertainment. The Tracks Bar at Goryu is great for dancing till the wee hours.

Hakuba Valley has other resorts that are definitely worth a visit. They are Norikura, Sanosaka, Jigatake, Minekata, and Kashimayari. There are lots of shuttle buses to get you around these resorts.

Hakuba Valley is the number one Japanese ski location for lots of reasons. The only way to find out what makes Hakuba tick for you, is to book a stay and enjoy these wondrous resorts.