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4266 Hokujo Happo, Hakuba-mura, Kitaazumi-gun, Nagano Prefecture 399-9301, Japan (Hakuba happou Onsen)
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 13, 2014
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  • Location
    5 of 5 stars
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    4.5 of 5 stars
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    4 of 5 stars
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    4.5 of 5 stars
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    4.5 of 5 stars
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    4.5 of 5 stars
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New York City, New York
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 13, 2014

This trailside inn was fantastic and the owners were extra friendly. They treated me like a family member by picking me up at the train station, taking me to the rental shop, taking me out to dinner with them, dropping me off at the bus etc. etc. They went out of their way and made it so easy (Actually my... More

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Tokyo, Japan
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 3, 2014

Naoko and Eiichi made our stay so enjoyable in January 2014. They helped with taxi booking as they both speak English, and recommended a great restaurant, onsen and ski hire place. We (2 families) put the 4 kids in the bunk room and had a room each to ourselves all next door to each other. Great view of the mountain... More

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Sydney, Australia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 26, 2014

We stayed at Butter Milk for 4 nights and there is no doubt in my mind that it is the best resort in the area. It is right on the mountain, next to the gondola lift which goes to the top of Happo One. The resort owners are the friendliest people I have met. Naoko went way out of her... More

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Adelaide, South Australia, Australia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 25, 2014

Really loved our stay at Buttermilk in January. Naoko and Eiichi regularly went out of their way to help and make sure we had a great time. We stayed with another family and the room set up was ideal with all four kids in a bunk bed room. The location next to the gondola is fantastic with transport close by... More

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Sydney, Australia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 13, 2014

I stayed at Buttermilk for 12 days over Jan / Feb 2014. The hosts Naoko and Eiichi were amazing and went to a great effort to ensure a great stay. The location is fantastic, right on the snow and next to the gondola. The food was very tasty and filling after a big day skiing. Couldn't recommend it any higher.... More

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Perth, Australia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 9, 2014

I had a fantastic stay at Butter Milk for 10 nights during January 2014. I cannot more highly recommend this pension; the owners are amazingly generous and friendly. The location could not be closer to the main gondola and one of the major ski runs, you cannot beat the location for ski in/ski out. It is also next door to... More

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Address: 4266 Hokujo Happo, Hakuba-mura, Kitaazumi-gun, Nagano Prefecture 399-9301, Japan
Location: Japan > Chubu > Nagano Prefecture > Kitaazumi-gun > Hakuba-mura > Hakuba happou Onsen
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We are located at Happo Gondola station square. We are only one ski-in ski-out accommodation of slope to Gondola station. Also here is also another lift boarding area. We are offering No.1 fantastic access to snow to you! Pls check it on Google Map as Butter Milk, Hakuba.Gondola area is also so convenient to explore restaurants & bars, grocery store,rental shop. Because here is the center of Happo. Bus stop for night clubbing & other snow resort in Hakuba is next door to us.We are Japanese family owned & operated lodge with very welcoming Japanese hospitality. ... more   less 
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