Hakuba Blue River Chalets are conveniently located on a quiet street just off of Echoland’s main strip where you’ll find a myriad of conveniences and amenities including restaurants, bars, cafes and shops. Just a short stroll from the Echoland chalets is Sounds Like Cafe, a great place for morning coffee or a tasty bite. Echoland is Hakuba’s popular apres ski dining and accommodation district. Home to the largest concentration of excellent restaurants, bars, cafes and shops all located together in one small area, it is very easy to walk from Blue River Chalets and enjoy everything on offer. Whether you are looking for a traditional Japanese izakaya, Korean BBQ, sushi or the best coffee in town, you’ll find it all on Echoland’s main street. There’s also a convenience store and a few local ski & snowboard shops.
Echoland offers a fantastic base from which to explore the Hakuba Valley. Nestled in between Hakuba 47 and Happo One ski areas, the ski lifts can be accessed easily by free shuttle bus or rental vehicle. This makes Blue River Chalets Echoland a fantastic base from which to experience Hakuba’s less crowded resorts, such as Iwatake and Tsugake – just a 10-15 minute drive away, with free parking. Hakuba’s brand-new transport hub ‘Hakuba Basecamp’ is also located in Echoland.
ADDRESS: 3020-550 Hokujo Hakuba-mura, Kita Azumi-gun, Nagano 399-9301
LIFT ACCESS: Walk to Shuttle: 1 min