Mt Hakuba Backpackers

The place to be in Hakuba for skiing. Breakfast included daily, inhouse bar with cheap meals, inhouse ski rental shop,cheap packages and free shuttle buses to 8 ski resorts in Hakuba. Best location with restaurants,bars,convenience shop and onsen all within a few minutes walk.

Each ski resort has a shuttle bus leaving approximately every hour in the morning and coming back every hour in the afternoon.The shuttle buses operate between the 20th Dec and 31 March. Prior to that the hostel itself will do a shuttle bus to one ski resort, rotating daily.

We also have:

Free continental breakfast daily
Cheap bar meals at our inhouse bar
Discounted rentals at our In-house ski and board RENTAL shop.
Cheap ski packages
Free tea and coffee
Free tour information.

Please note we have a 7 days cancellation policy.

Mt Hakuba Backpackers is fully equipped with an inhouse bar (separated from the sleeping areas),restaurant,guest laundry,guest kitchen, and free wireless internet. The bar has cozy sofas, a free billiard table and a daily happy hour. You can buy cheap but filling meals at the bar (it is only open during the ski season). Please note that since we are a licensed premises there is no BYO alcohol whatsoever.

Mt Hakuba Backpackers Hostel has a drying area for gear, and we also rent out ski/boarding equipment at cheap prices. We also sell discounted lift tickets to all of the major ski areas in Hakuba saving you time and money.

You may pay by cash or credit card but please note that payment by credit card will incur a surcharge of 4% (this is the amount our bank charges us) so if you wish to avoid this please pay by cash on arrival.