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Pension & Bar Side Hill

3.0 of 5 Japanese Pension   |   3020-1115 Hokujo, Hakuba-mura, Kitaazumi-gun, Nagano Prefecture 399-9301, Japan
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  • Sleep Quality
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    5 of 5 stars
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    5 of 5 stars
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    5 of 5 stars
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Adelaide, Australia
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3 hotel reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 20, 2011

Our recent 10 day stay at Lodge Side Hill was our fourth ski trip to Japan. As usual, the snow was fantastic, but this time the hospitality experienced at Lodge Side Hill was beyond exemplary. Nothing was too difficult for Kikuo and his staff - from ferrying injured skiers to the pharmacy to organizing lift passes or lending ski poles.... More

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Ibusuki, Japan
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 7, 2011

Thank you Kikuo san for making our holiday a truely enjoyable experience! Kikuo san and his team did everything possible to ensure we felt welcome and went out of their way to help organise anything we needed such as lift tickets, lessons, etc. The accommodation itself is nice and cozy with basic rooms and a very comfortable lounge area downstairs... More

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Brisbane
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27 helpful votes 27 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 25, 2010

Never have I experienced the level of hospitality like I did when I stayed at SideHill! It was an amazing stay and I can honestly not fault a single thing! My friend and I stayed for 10 days however it felt like we had been living there for years. Kikou and his family will do anything to make you feel... More

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Sydney
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 17, 2010

great place to stay at echoland. absolutely amazing food. great service. kikuo was a very kind host. short walk to free shuttle buses. hot baths available after a day on the slopes as well. will definitely be back!!

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Dublin
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10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 16, 2010

This place is amazing and is run by a wonderful family. Not only do you get a different two-course breakfast every day of the trip but the food at nightime is amazing. The couple that run it are so nice and could not do enough for us. They ferried us to and from the bus, to the slopes and even... More

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Napier
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 31, 2010

The breakfasts and four course dinners were superb - like having your own personal chef. Great facilities and service! Perfect for singles or couples who like a Japanese experience, in a small pension.

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Melbourne
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 3, 2010

We really enjoyed our stay at Side Hill. The owner/chef/barman Kikuo was a great host and really made us feel very comfortable staying at his Pension. The highlight of our stay was the food! Kikuo is an outstanding cook, and we really loved the breakfast we had each day and all the various dinners. We also had some funny, entertaining... More

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Helsinki, Finland
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4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 27, 2009

The place to stay in Hakuba - Echoland. Family-run guesthouse with great service, food, location and atmosphere. Amazing selection available at a bar. Jacuzzi and fire room relaxing places after a day at slopes. www.hakuba-sidehill.com

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Helsinki
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2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 11, 2009

Excellent staff and service, great food and drinks combined with good access to the slopes - what else do you need for a great ski resort accommodation!

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Address: 3020-1115 Hokujo, Hakuba-mura, Kitaazumi-gun, Nagano Prefecture 399-9301, Japan
Location: Japan > Chubu > Nagano Prefecture > Kitaazumi-gun > Hakuba-mura
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Hotel Class:3 star — Pension & Bar Side Hill 3*
Number of rooms: 8
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