Hakken by Active Life (Iiyama City, Nagano)

Hakken by Active Life
Iiyama City, Nagano
発見 (長野県 飯山市)

Hakken by Active Life is a newly-renovated 17-room lodge, situated less than 5 minutes’ walk from the ski lifts at Madarao Kogen in the northern region of Nagano Prefecture. More photos will be added soon.

Hakken by Active Life
Type Lodge / B&B / Pension / Inn
General location Less than 5 minutes walk from the base lifts of Madarao Kogen
Nearest ski lift Less than 500m
Rooms & capacity 17 rooms
Bedding Western style beds
Style of toilets Western style
Bathrooms All rooms have private bathroom
Tatami mats Yes
Internet access Free Wi-Fi available throughout the property
English speaking? Native English speaking staff are available
Smoking policy Non-smoking throughout the entire property
Pets policy No pets allowed. Bathroom-trained Guide dogs allowed
Guest Rooms
There are room styles for guests:

Family Room
Ensuite Bathroom for group of 4 people
Size: 23 Sqm

Deluxe Room
Ensuite Bathroom for 3 people
Size: 20 Sqm

Standard Room
Ensuite Bathroom for 2 people
Size: 14 Sqm

All rooms are equipped with:

• Private bathroom/toilet
• Heater
• Free Wi-Fi
• Bath amenities
• Hairdryer
• 50” SmartTV
• In-room safe
• Tea & coffee making facilities
• Refrigerator
Hakken by Active Life, Iiyama, Nagano
Hakken by Active Life, Iiyama, Nagano
Hakken by Active Life, Iiyama, Nagano
General Facilities
• Free pickup from Madarao Kogen Hotel
• Free parking
• Bar
• Vending Machine (Drinks)
• Free ski storage
• Ski/Snowboard Equipment Hire Shop
• Lift Pass Vendor
• Drying room
Complimentary continental breakfast is provided to guests.

There is a bar on premise and light snacks are served.

Hakken’s sister property, Active Life Madarao is less than a 10 minute walk away and provide a craft beer bar and other great food options.

A handful of local restaurants are also less than a 10 minute walk away and provide a range of great, authentic Japanese and western-fusion meals.
Hakken by Active Life, Iiyama, Nagano Hakken by Active Life, Iiyama, Nagano
Check-In / Check-Out Policies

This property has the following check-in and check-out times and policies.

Check-In: 03:00 PM
Check-Out: 11:00 AM

Property and Cancellation Policies

Full Charge - Full Stay - If cancelled within 3 days of arrival
Partial Charge - 80% of Full Stay - If cancelled within 7 days of arrival

Hakken by Active Life Madarao offers three types of rooms that vary in pricing throughout the season.
• Family Room with Bathroom (Breakfast included)
• Deluxe Room with Bathroom (Breakfast included)
• Standard Room with Bathroom (Breakfast included)

Detailed pricing can be obtained by contacting the team.

Long term packages are also available but vary in length for peak season and non-peak season. Please email us for detailed information.
Payment: Cash
Credit Card (Visa, American Express and MasterCard)
Madarao is a highland area located in the northern area of Nagano Prefecture near a little temple town called Iiyama.
By Train
11.2km from the Iiyama Station on the Hokuriku Shinkansen line
11.2km from the Iiyama Station on the Iiyama Line
13.5km from the Myoko Kogen Station on the Shinetsu Honsen Line
Tokyo Station (Hokuriku Shinkansen) > Iiyama Station (Nagaden/No-Ta-Ma buses) > Madarao Kogen Hotel

Kanazawa Station (take JR Hokuriku Shinkansen) > Iiyama Station (Nagaden/No-Ta-Ma buses) > Madarao Kogen Hotel

Active Life Madarao offers free pickup from Madarao Kogen Hotel. (Reservation in prior is required. Please visit website or contact us by email for more details.)
By Car
10.2km from the Toyota Iiyama IC on the Joshinetsu Expressway
15.3km from the Myoko Kogen IC on the Joshinetsu Expressway
15.7km from the Shinano-machi IC on the Joshinetsu Expressway
Nearest national route: 11.4km from Route 117
Nearest prefecture road: Prefecture Road 97
Parking is available for 2 vehicles.
Hakken by Active Life, Iiyama, Nagano Hakken by Active Life, Iiyama, Nagano
Situated less than 5 minutes walk from the Madarao resort chairlifts, Hakken by Active Life is a small, relaxed snow lodge offering ski-in access for guests.

Newly renovated in 2017, Hakken offers a unique experience for guests in some rooms, blending modern western style comforts with traditional Japanese Tatami floors.
Hakken, meaning Discovery in Japanese, inspires us to offer our guests a unique experience filled with modern comforts, all things authentically Japanese, served by our friendly Australian, Kiwi and Japanese staff.

Enjoy a great night’s sleep in our newly renovated rooms. We offer 3 attractive room styles for our guests:

Family Room for 4 people;
Deluxe Room for 3 people; and
Standard Room for 2 people.

All rooms are equipped to provide every convenience you could need for your stay, including free Wifi, private bathrooms, western style beds, an SmartTV, a safe, and a fridge.

Hakken by Active Life also offers complimentary shuttle to and from Iiyama train station as well as to and from Nozawa onsen for our hotel guests.

For more information please email us and visit our website.


The telephone number should be active from November 2017. If you would like to talk by telephone before then please call (+61)-040-605-7273


Please note that while Hakken is actually located just within the borders of Myoko city in Niigata Prefecture, it is close by the base of Madarao Kogen resort rather than the ski resorts in Myoko (though they are also within easy reach). For purposes of classification, Hakken is assigned to 'Madarao Kogen' and 'Nagano' on the site.


This winter season 18/19, we are offering the below amazing benefits exclusively to our hotel guests:

• Unlimited complimentary ski and snowboard lessons for kids and adults when stay minimum 4 nights with us*
• Free inter-resort shuttle pass for each guest on the booking to a surrounding resort*
• Free Madarao Kogen Hotel pick up and drop off service on check in and check out dates*

*Terms & conditions apply. Visit www.beactive.life/offers for details.
accommodaton Accommodation Name Hakken by Active Life
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telephone Telephone (within Japan) 070-4394-6085
Telephone (from overseas) (81)-70-4394-6085
Send direct email Hakken.booking@beactive.life
Official website http://www.beactive.life/hakken?utm_source=SnowJapan&utm_medium=Website
address Postal address 1101-2 Hei
Hakken by Active Life
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Latest report posted on Sunday 1st April 2018