THE HAPPO: Hakuba's Newest Hotel - Hakuba
January 4, 2022

THE HAPPO: Hakuba’s Newest Hotel

THE HAPPO by Hakuba Hotel Group

THE HAPPO by Hakuba Hotel Group opened its doors to guests on December 29th officially becoming Hakuba’s newest hotel. Formerly known as The Hakuba Springs Hotel, THE HAPPO is a 30 room property and boasts the most impressive range of features of any hotel in Hakuba.

THE HAPPO at a Glance

  • 30 Room Hotel located in the Heart of Happo Village
  • In-house Onsen and Finnish Sauna
  • Custom Made Ski Lockers with integrated boot heaters
  • Coffee Shop & Sports Bar
  • Breakfast from The Grill
  • Rental Shop and Rhythm Retail


THE HAPPO is located in the center of Happo Village only 5 minutes on foot to the Happo One Ski Resort and 200m from The Happo Bus Terminal. Guests can access the inter-resort bus system via the Happo Bus Terminal and the shuttle bus to Hakuba 47/Goryu stops directly in front of the hotel.


THE HAPPO features 30 beautifully renovated modern rooms featuring 55″ TVs and large unit bathrooms. The room types include:

  • Superior Twins
  • Deluxe Twins
  • Deluxe Triples
  • Family Rooms
  • The Happo Suite

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Deluxe Twin with King Configuration
Deluxe Twin with Double Bed Configuration

THE HAPPO Family Room

The Family Room at THE HAPPO is contemporary and spacious sleeping 4 in a large king bed and built-in bunk beds. There is a separate living area with 55” TV, personal fridge, safe and humidifier as well as ample storage space. The bathroom features two sinks, washlet and a unit bath with bathtub.

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The HAPPO onsen is newly renovated and is open exclusively to hotel guests. The onsen features include:

  • Finnish Sauna
  • Cold Bath
  • Large Warm Bath
  • Room Key Access

The artwork in the onsen was designed by a local artist and reflects the fusion of modern and traditional design elements which run throughout the hotel.

Premium Ski Lockers

Guests at THE HAPPO store their gear in custom made luxury ski lockers produced by Korlap, the leaders in ski storage technology. Each room is assigned a locker with integrated boot heating technology. Boots are warmed overnight to ensure dry feet in the morning.

A Seamless & Wireless Experience

THE HAPPO team places an emphasis on steam-lined services and has thus implemented a series of systems to make the user experience as hassle free as possible. These systems include:

  • Online Check-in Prior to Arrival
  • Digital Room Keys Accessible on Smartphones
  • Online Food Ordering Chargeable to the Room

The Clubhouse Coffee Shop and Bar

Connected to the hotel is The Clubhouse which serves coffee from 7am, lunch in the afternoon, and transforms into a lively sports bar in the evenings with live music and a delicious dinner menu. The Clubhouse boasts cozy decor and and the warmth of a wood burning stove to keep guests comfortable on snowy nights.


Guests at THE HAPPO can enjoy the convenience of having the largest rental provider in The Hakuba Valley, Spicy Rentals, at their door step. Or THE HAPPO concierge team can arrange your rental gear to be delivered and waiting for you in your premium ski locker.

Rhythm Summit, Hakuba’s brand new retail outlet, is operated by Rhythm Japan and sells premium snow-ware from the top brands in the industry.

Hakuba Hotel Group x JEEP

Guests staying at THE HAPPO can receive transportation in style. The hotel driving team has 4 brand new Jeeps available for bus & train station pick ups and drop offs in addition to restaurant shuttles.

THE HAPPO Opening Offer

Book your stay at THE HAPPO and save big with THE HAPPO’s Opening Offer Rate. This discounted rate is valid for all bookings made at least through March 31st.

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