Welcome to the Bears Den Mountain Lodge.  

The Bears Den Mountain Lodge in the Northern Japanese Alps, since 2007. purpose built for mountain enthusiasts, combines modern western furnishings and conveniences with a local perspective for your ski or snowboard holiday in Hakuba. A wide range of facilities and services are available to ensure our guests feel at home whilst staying at this unique mountain getaway. Everyone is welcome!

Our luxury boutique lodge is just 300 Meters from Goryu Gondola and lifts at the Hakuba 47 Ski-resort, you can ski to our front door

We will assist you in planning and arranging all your holiday needs, from advice on local attractions and tours, ski/board rental and lessons and transfers to any of the local ski areas via our new 10 seater van.

The Bears Den is located in the Hakuba Valley which is nestled in the heart of the Northern Japanese Alps. Very few places in the world can rival the majesty, hospitality, scenery and snow of this amazing valley.

Surrounded by 3000 meter peaks with an average snowfall of 11 meters are 10 world class resorts nearby with over 200 runs and back country touring that is easily some of the best in the world. With 11 meters of annual snowfall, the options are endless.

Be it summer or winter there are an abundance of activities to suit everyone. Hakuba offers skiing, snowboarding, snowmobiling, snowshoeing, hot air ballooning, paragliding, mountain biking, hiking, canoeing, wake boarding, motor biking, fishing, white water rafting, rock climbing, geothermal hot springs/onsens, and many nearby tourist attractions.

There are friends on powder days & we'll show you around!

We aim to provide luxury accommodation with the comforts of home and convenience, making the most of your stay in Hakuba.

Japan is an amazing place to visit! The diverse culture, incredible history and architecture, breathtaking scenery and of course the Japanese cuisine offers more than you can do in one visit.

Endless terrain of jagged peaks, epic amounts of snow, plenty of sunny days, long seasons and very few people! We hope we can share our local knowledge, good times, and your best mountain story ever.


Goryu/Iimori and Hakuba47 Resort
Only 300meters from the Bears Den Mountain Lodge is the Goryu/Hakuba 47 Resort; offering some of the highest vertical in Hakuba, near to 1000m and has some of the best variety of skiing and boarding in the valley. It is fantastic for all levels and great for children as well. Goryu is directly linked with the neighbouring Hakuba 47 and connecting with Iimori base area. With awesome views of the picturesque Alps you will enjoy long runs, winding runs through the forest or terrain parks. Goryu has something for everyone, epic amounts of snow, plenty of sunny days, long seasons and very few people!

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