Lavishly built over three floors, Soseki offers a grand powder getaway in a central location in Lower Hirafu Village in Niseko, Japan. Decorated with top of the line Italian furniture, a statement fireplace and a Japanese bathtub, Soseki with its six bedrooms is definitely a chalet to wow the crowds with. Apple TV and Nintendo Wii will keep the kids (and those young at heart) entertained for hours on end. The icing on the cake? Direct views of Mount Yotei offered from the wraparound balcony and the full-wall windows.
- Centralised heating
- Private onsen
- Apple TV
- Nintendo Wii
- Free Wi-FI Access
- Safety box
- Ski storage
- Property manager
- Towels / linen
- Airport transfer assistance
- 9-seater van (international license required)*
- Extra bed (not allowed)
- Baby cot JPY ¥1,000 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.
Soseki’s three expansive floors offer more than enough room for the whole entourage. The chalet is furnished with high end Italian pieces and natural tones, with statement pieces including an outdoor fireplace and an onsen style bathtub.
Soseki’s living room is located on the chalet’s top floor and comes furnished with ample sofas arranged around a fatscreen TV flanked by a modern fireplace. There’s additional seating available on the generous terrace which also includes a beautiful outdoor fireplace. Soseki includes a separate TV room located on the same floor, equipped with a Bose home theatre system with surround sound.
Soseki’s generous 12-seater dining table is positioned between the living room sofas and the open-plan kitchen. The kitchen is equipped with Miele appliances. There is also an outdoor dining area and a barbecue on the adjoining balcony.
Soseki has six bedrooms. Two master bedrooms have king-sized beds, two guest bedrooms have split beds and one guest bedroom has two sets of bunk beds. The sixth room is a tatami room with four single futons.
The first bedroom is located on the chalet’s lower floor. This is a traditional tatami room which can sleep four people. There is a wash room and a Japanese bathtub right across the hall.
4 Single Futons
Shared Bathroom (Bath + Shower)
The second bedroom is located on the chalet’s middle level and comes furnished with a king-sized bed. The room has an ensuite bathroom with a shower.
1 King Bed
The third bedroom is also on the middle floor and comes with a king-sized bed and an ensuite bathroom with a shower.
1 King Bed
The fourth bedroom is the bunk room, also located on the middle floor. The room has two sets of bunk beds and an ensuite bathroom with a shower.
2 Bunk Beds
The fifth bedroom is also located on the middle floor and comes with a split bed (king or two singles) and an ensuite bathroom with a shower.
1 King Bed or 2 Singles
The sixth bedroom is located on the top floor, next to the living and dining areas. This room has a split bed (king or two singles). There is a bathroom right outside in the hallway.
1 King Bed or 2 Singles
Shared Bathroom (Shower)
Soseki is a six-bedroom chalet that’s built over three levels. The top floor houses the living and dining areas, media room and one bedroom. The adjoining balcony has a barbecue and a fireplace. The middle level houses four bedrooms. The bottom floor houses a tatami style bedroom, a standalone bathroom with a Japanese bath as well as the chalet’s laundry and ski room.
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.
Soseki is located in Lower Hirafu Village in Niseko, Japan. The chalet offers a great location in the more tranquil lower village, but still within a 400-metre walk from the restaurants and pubs waiting in the main village. The closest ski lifts are about 700 metres away. The Grand Shuttle and Hanazono Shuttle both stop close by.
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Need to Know
- Min stay: Low/Saver Season: 3 nights, Shoulder/Peak/Powder Season: 5 nights
- 9-seater van only available for bookings between December-March*
- 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: 3pm – 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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