The apartments are beautifully situated within the highly desired area of Wadano in Hakuba, just a two minute walk from the Sakka ski lift at Happo One and located conveniently on the local shuttle route allowing easy access to the train station; bus station; restaurants; supermarkets and, most importantly, all the skiing or snowboarding you could possibly want.

Each fully furnished apartment has two bedrooms. Two apartments are fitted with ensuites whilst the third new apartment has a full sized bathroom with bath tub. Each apartment has comfortable living areas, European equipped kitchens and their own laundry/drying facilities. Your host will assist you with any questions you might have or hints on where to ski for the day. He can even put you in touch with one of the best local back country guides available to enjoy that true powder experience.

Our aim is to give you a welcoming experience so that you will want to repeat your visit again next year.

Send us an email or call us on the phone and we will answer any questions you may have and help you to have a great holiday.

Services provided

  • Pickup on arrival and drop off on departure to/from Hakuba Bus Station or Hakuba train station
  • Pickup or drop off from Nagano Station by arrangement - please see the rates table for applicable charges
  • Afternoon Supermarket runs
  • Assistance with ski hire
  • 2 bedrooms - 1 queen bedroom and second bedroom with 2 singles in apartments 1 & 2
  • 2 bedrooms - 1 queen bedroom and second bedroom with 4 adult bunk beds in apartment 3
  • All bedrooms with en suites in apartments 1 & 2
  • Full sized bathroom with tub in apartment 3
  • Under floor heating throughout
  • Comfortable lounge/dining area
  • Fully equipped kitchen including pod coffee machine
  • Apple TV
  • Laundry and clothes drying facilities exclusive to each apartment
  • Complimentary WIFI
  • Lock up Ski storage area available

Optional Extras

A Mountain Guide Package is available for guests of Winterstorm Apartments. This includes a dedicated guide for the day for 4 people. Includes transport to 8 ski resorts within the Hakuba Valley.

Pick up and drop off available to and from Nagano Train Station (4 passengers maximum).

Rates are indicated in the rates section. 



 Apt 1 & 2

(4 people)

Apt 3

(6 people)

7th December to 17th December
¥54,000 per night ¥54,000 per night
18th December 2018 to 2nd January
¥80,000 per night ¥80,000 per night
3rd January to 28th February
¥74,000 per night ¥74,000 per night
1st March to 7th April
¥54,000 per night ¥54,000 per night
 Summer Rates ¥44,000 per night ¥44,000 per night
Pickup or drop off to Nagano Train Station - 4 people only ¥15,000 one way  
1 day Mountain Guide Package - 6 persons ¥35,000 per day  












* The rates shown for the apartments are exclusive of (does not include) the Japanese consumption tax of 10%.

Season Offers

  • Early Bird Offer - book and pay deposit by 30th June and get 10% discount on ski hire at Rhythm
  • February - book and pay deposit for 6 nights during February and receive 7th night free (total 7 nights) excludes chinese new year.
  • March - book and pay deposit for 5 nights during March and receive 6th night free (total 7 nights).
  • March - book and pay deposit for 8 nights during March and receive 9th and 10th night free.

Booking Information


  • 50% of accommodation total required within 7 days of confirmation
  • Full payment due 1 month prior to arrival


  • Deposits are non-refundable once paid.
  • No refund of balance payment within 6 week lead to arrival.


Rates quoted are for the cost of each apartment / per night with standard occupancy.

The maximum occupancy is 4 people in apartments 1 & 2 and 6 people in apartment 3.

Check-in: 2 pm.

Check-out: 10 am.

To maximise your skiing time we have no issue holding your luggage securely so that you can squeeze in those last few runs after check out.

Mid-stay major clean and linen and towel change after 6 nights if staying longer.

Complimentary washing powder, dishwashing powder.

Complimentary body soap, shampoo and conditioner.

Hair dryer in every bathroom.



Rental Apartment Layout

Unit 1-Ground Floor


Unit 3-Ground Floor

Hukuba apartment ski resort rental

Unit 2 (Upstairs) - includes own laundry/drying room where the floor plan currently shows "Owners Storage". Ski locker located on ground floor



Walk through of apartments 1, 2 and 3