Think of natural wood against white powder snow, a blend of natural elements crafted for a synergy of comfortable accommodation and practical living spaces. Nestled on a slope amidst soft falling snow and winter trees, Maki Cottage – a three bedroom escape – is a welcome refuge for ski enthusiasts after a long day at the slopes, or for those looking to cosy up in warm private spaces during the winter season.
US $681 /night
Hakuba, Nagano – 3 Bedrooms
Enjoy the warmth of a traditional log cabin nestled in the Wadano Forest. Built up to 3 levels, Maki Cottage is a perfect ski holiday home for large groups.
Payment is made using the villa’s preferred currency (usually USD). The amount displayed is indicative and based on today’s exchange rate.
- Centralised heating
- Apple TV
- DVD player
- Free Wi-FI Access
- Safety box
- Ski storage
- Property manager
- Towels / linen
- Airport transfer assistance
- Daily Shuttle to and from ski fields and supermarket
- Hakuba Train/Bus Station Transfers (on arrival / departure)
- Extra person JPY ¥7,000 per night
- Baby cot and high chair JPY ¥3,000 per night
- Ski / snowboard rental
- Ski / snowboard lessons
- Lift passes
- Car rentals
- Airport Transfers
Last Minute & Early Bird Bookings
Contact our Villa Specialists to find out if your dates are eligible for our Last Minute and Early Bird discounts.
Maki Cottage Living
At Maki Cottage, guests are able to enjoy the traditional charm and modern amenities of a holiday home, cabin style. Perfect for large groups of friends seeking ski adventures. The wooden interiors create a warm atmosphere, resulting in a snug and toasty haven for guests. Decked up to 3 storeys of expansive space and minimalistic style, Maki Cottage is designed for a communal living experience.
For all ski preparation needs, a Ski Storage room is available for drying and reheating ski boots. Laundry considerations will be taken care with the available washing machine, clothes dryer and iron board.
The living room is enveloped in a soft warmth, thanks to its natural wood surfaces. Especially comforting, after a long day out on the slopes. This makes a perfect spot for a group hang-out for an après–ski, with some warm sake or red wine. Those in need of electronic entertainment, are able to watch movies via Apple Internet TV on the flat screen TV or listen to some tunes on the Bose sound dock. Wireless internet is readily available.
The adjoining dining area is furnished with a wooden dining table for comfortable communal dining. A fully equipped kitchen with an electric induction cooktop, caters for meals or drinks preparation. Other additions include an oven toaster, a Microwave oven and an upright refrigerator.
Maki Cottage Bedrooms
Maki Cottage has three bedrooms. Two rooms have three single beds each and one room has two single beds.
The first bedroom has three single beds and access to a shared bathroom with a shower.
3 Single Beds
Shared Bathroom (Shower)
The second bedroom has three single beds and access to a shared bathroom with a shower.
3 Single Beds
Shared Bathroom (Shower)
The third bedroom has two single beds and access to a shared bathroom with a bathtub.
2 Single Beds
Shared Bathroom (Bath + Shower)
Maki Cottage Layout
Maki Cottage Staff
Your stay is made enjoyable by the professional staff who have been professionally trained and will do their utmost to please with their warm and friendly hospitality.
The chalet’s experienced and knowledgeable manager is responsible for the overall operation of the chalet. The property manager will oversee and coordinate the staff and property and assist you during your stay.
Our chalets in Japan often have housekeeping 1 – 2 times per week depending on the property. Each chalet will have their own cleaning schedule.
Maki Cottage Location
Maki Cottage is located next to The Phoenix Hotel in the Wadano forested area. This makes for an ideal location with accessibility to the ski slopes with just a ten-minute walk. Or jump onto the many free shuttle buses from the Tokyu hotel. For non-skiers, if spending time on the slopes is not your idea of fun, do check out Habuka area’s attractions like Matsumoto Castle and Zenkoji Temple. Also, the famed hot springs or onsen in Hakuba offer a relaxing experience, especially after a long day.
Maki Cottage Bookings
Click on the “Check Availability” button below and view live rates and availability for your dates. To book click on “Book Now” and follow the steps. Ministry of Villas accepts Visa, MasterCard, Amex, PayPal or bank transfer. Once your payment has been processed, we will send you a booking confirmation via email.
Need to Know
- Min stay: Low/Saver Season: 3 nights, Shoulder/Peak/Powder Season: 5 nights
- Our rates include Government tax and services. Other websites add this on at the end of the booking!
- We offer the best rates online and offer a price guarantee to prove it!
- A deposit of 50% of the total amount must be paid at the time of booking
- Final payment is required 60 days prior to arrival
- Check-in time: 4pm – Check-out time: 10am
- Payment can be settled by credit card (Visa / Mastercard / Amex)
- Payment can be settled by bank transfer in your preferred currency (AUD / EUR / GBP / JPY / NZD / SGD / USD)
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