Oak Forest Hotel is a Western style hotel (with some Japanese style rooms) located close to the popular Echoland area of Hakuba village. The Japanese owners look forward to welcoming guests from overseas with a traditional 'omotenashi' Japanese style welcome.
Oak Forest Hotel
10 minute walk from the to popular Echoland area of Hakuba village
Nearest ski lift
Less than 5km
Rooms & capacity
35 rooms 100 guest capacity
Both Western style beds and Japanese style futons available
Style of toilets
Both Western and Japanese style
Some rooms have private bathroom
Free Wi-Fi internet connection is available throughout accommodation
Native English speaking staff are available
Part non-smoking (some areas and rooms where smoking is allowed)
Pets are not allowed
Western style twin rooms: 22 sqm, 2 single beds (extra bed possible)
Japanese style rooms: 30 sqm, 10 tatami mats, 2-4 futon
LED TV Fridge Safety Box Air Conditioning Deep soaking bathtub Shower Hairdryer Free toiletries toilet Electric kettle Yukata robes Bidet Free Wi-Fi Blackout drapes/curtains In room massage available
Restaurant Onsen baths Ski storage Ski equipment hire Laundry facilities Parking Gift shop Vending machines
A la carte restaurant
Charges & Payment
Charges from 8,000 yen weekdays and from 12,000 yen weekends during peak season (including breakfast).
Please contact us and see our website for more details.
(Visa, JCB, American Express, MasterCard, Union Pay)
Getting to Oak Forest Hotel
Hakuba village is located in the north western region of Nagano Prefecture and is about an hour road journey from central Nagano City and Nagano Station. The local Oito train line and Route 148 road both run through the village.
Oak Forest Hotel is located close to the central area of Echoland, about 10 minutes by car from Hakuba Station and the Hakuba Bus Terminal. A free pick-up service is available from 7am until 6:30pm - please ask for more details.
43.4km from the Nagano Station on the Hokuriku Shinkansen line
3.6km from the Hakuba Station on the Oito Line
A station pick-up is available
A shuttle pick-up is available from Hakuba Station and a free shuttle bus to Happo-one, Hakuba Goryu, Hakuba 47, Hakuba Iwatake and Hakuba Sanosaka resorts - bus stops outside the hotel!
44.8km from the Nagano IC on the Joshinetsu Expressway
49.4km from the Itoigawa IC on the Hokuriku Expressway
50.8km from the Azumino IC on the Nagano Expressway
Nearest national route: 2.4km from Route 148
Parking is available for 20 vehicles
The Hakuba area is easily accessed from three expressways and around an hour drive from each.
The Azumino IC exit on the Nagano Expressway is just over 50km to the south of Hakuba, via Route 147 and Route 148.
The Nagano IC exit on the Joshinetsu Expressway is about 45km to the east of Hakuba, via Route 19, Prefecture Road 31 and Prefecture Road 33.
The Itoigawa IC exit on the Hokuriku Expressway is about 47km to the north of the Hakuba, via Route 148.
Hotel Oak is located within walking distance of the popular Echoland area of Hakuba village.
Recently refurbished in the autumn of 2012, Hotel Oak Forest is located not far from the popular Echoland area of Hakuba village. The center of Echoland is just a 10 minutes’ walk away from the hotel where you can find numerous bars and restaurants to enjoy.
Hotel Oak Forest is a Western style hotel, but there are Japanese style guest rooms available. The Japanese owners look forward to welcoming guests from overseas with a traditional 'omotenashi' Japanese style welcome.
Our outdoor ‘rotenburo’ and indoor onsen bath areas are popular and hotel guests can enjoy soaking in the onsen for free. (Non-guests can also use for 600 yen). The hotel has ski lockers for each guest room and also we offer discounted lift tickets for nearby resorts.
There’s a free shuttle bus to Happo-one, Hakuba Goryu, Hakuba 47, Hakuba Iwatake and Hakuba Sanosaka resorts – with the bus stopping just outside the hotel!
More information and contact details
Oak Forest Hotel
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