Hirafu Village, Niseko, Hokkaido, Japan

Just a short walk away from the Ace Family Chair Lift is Enju, a modern 5 ensuite bedroom chalet nestled in the main village, providing you with the ultimate luxury snow travel experience.

There are 5 spacious ensuite bedrooms, 3 of which furnished in western style with king beds and 2 traditional Japanese, finished with tatami mats and Japanese futons for an authentic experience and can be arranged as double twins to sleep singles as requested.

One of the ensuite bathrooms come with an onsen-style bath that sits up to four.

The whole living area is accentuated with a floor-to-ceiling wood-burning fireplace to give the house a modern homely feel.

The lounge features a wood-burning fireplace, floor to ceiling glazing with spectacular views and adjoins the dining area with a 10 person table and overhead lighting.

The kitchen has an oversized island bench with sink and adjacent is another bench featuring cook top, full-size oven, refrigerator, and a generous preparation area.

The lower level houses a large media room with a small food and drinks preparation area/bench and comfortable sofas as well as fully controlled lighting.

This room shares a toilet with the Japanese style onsen room that contains a Japanese style bathtub with wooden surround and dual showers that look on the feature window.

With skiing easily accessible from the house, there is a private garage with ski equipment drying room, complete with laundry facilities for guests to get out of their ski gear conveniently.

Middle Hirafu Village, Niseko, Hokkaido, Japan
5 bedrooms in total
3 western-style king bedrooms that can be set up with 2 double beds
2 Japanese-style king bedrooms set up with 2 futons
10 guests included in your booking
2 additional guests can be accommodated
6 bathrooms
A traditional Japanese onsen-style bath for 4
2 additional toilets
Open plan lounge with entertainment area
Open plan dining room
Floor to ceiling open wood fireplace
One large media room with state-of-the-art entertainment systems
Flat panel TV, DVD, iPod docking
Garage with ski drying room
Office space with fax and printer
A baby cot, high chair, and baby gate are available on request
365 sqm

Bedroom 1 – 20 sqm
The first bedroom offers either 1 king double or 2 single beds, with an ensuite bathroom with a toilet and shower. This room connects to the media room, with a sofa suite entertainment setup. The hinoki feature bath is also on this floor.
Bedroom 2 & 3 – Tatami – 18 sqm
These bedrooms both have Japanese straw mat flooring with 2 singles futons. The ensuite bathrooms has a bathtub, shower and toilet.
Bedroom 4 – 18 sqm
Enjoying lower village views on 2 sides, this bedroom offers either 1 king double or 2 single beds, with ample storage, an ensuite bathroom with a bathtub.
Bedroom 5 – 35 sqm
The fifth bedroom is on the second level, sharing the floor with an open-plan kitchen, living and dining area. There is 1 king double or 2 single beds, a desk workspace, a walk-in wardrobe, and the ensuite bathroom has a shower and a bathtub.
Enju enjoys a convenient location in central Hirafu village, just a 5-minute walk from the Ace Family lifts, 2 minutes by free shuttle bus.
A 3-minute stroll takes you to the nearest shuttle bus stop, which provides complimentary transportation throughout the whole resort.
Just a short walk downhill is the Fridge Door Bar, Ebisutei Restaurant, and Restaurant Yo, a walk up is Niseko Pizza, Green Farm Café, TNSC Cheese Fondue and Crepery, Dragon Restaurant and Wine Bar and Niseko Cellars.
Niseko, Hokkaido, Japan

A world-class ski destination, Niseko receives 14m of snow per season on average. Offering 38 lifts, 4 developed, inter-linked resorts, 47km of groomed slopes, 1000m of vertical, and the longest run stretching 5600m, Niseko is the largest of Hokkaido’s ski areas, and overall the most well-rounded winter resort on the island.
There is a good mix of groomed runs for all levels, from first-timers through expert powder hounds. There is also a terrain park with half-pipes, table tops, round quarters and rails etc… a variety of terrain to suit boarders of different abilities.
That being said, novices going down the slope for the first time may want to avoid the crowds in peak powder season and consider some of the quieter times (spring).
Different rates for using
  • 5 bedrooms


$1,250 $1,188/night

Rates vary according to seasonality. Contact us to discuss your holiday needs.


In-house ski rental fitting and shopping service
Save a trip to the ski shop and enjoy a custom fitting session in the comfort of your accommodation!
Send us your measurements in advance and a select range of gear, plus accessories such as gloves, goggles and masks will be brought to your home to try on.
Just leave the equipment at home after your stay – we will return it for you.

For parents, a family vacation can sometimes feel like no vacation. Finding holiday babysitters in Niseko can be a challenge, until Niseko Kids Club gets it sorted with its network of English-speaking childcare professionals that serve various location in Niseko, from Hirafu to Moiwa.

Daycare – international daycare center with 2 convenient locations: at the base of the Hirafu family chair lift, inside AYA Niseko and at the base of Hanazono, inside Hanazono 308

Babysitting – 24 hour, on-call, private babysitting services with experienced, qualified and English speaking childcare professionals servicing children from newborn to 15 years

Baby equipment rental – quality childcare equipment including full size cribs, highchairs, all terrain strollers, toys and more to families traveling with infants and toddlers
Hosted parties – unforgettable parties organized and supervised, tailored to your individual requests, or choose from many themes

Catering service
A private chef may be booked in advance for a unique in-house dining experience, or a hamper can be ordered for delivery.
Driving in Japan
It is not possible to drive in Japan with just your driving licence issued in your home country. Japan only recognises International Driving Permits based on the 1949 Geneva Convention. Before arriving in Japan you must obtain your International Driving Permit from the national Automobile Association in the country which issued your licence. If you are unsure if you hold the correct license, please contact your authority for further information.
Staying with us
  • Travel concierge: We listen to help you plan
  • For big villas and chalets, special rates for smaller groups (reduced occupancy)
  • Limited time deals, exclusive perks
  • The best rates, guaranteed
Planning your holiday, we are with you every step along the way.
If the chalet of your choice is already booked, our team is happy to suggest equivalent alternatives and take care of the details. You can expect your vacation to be personalized to suit your tastes.
We make arrangements for these pre-arrival logistics for you:
Airport transfer
The drive is between 2–3 hours from New Chitose Airport to Niseko.
Your driver will meet you at the airport arrival gate and then drive you the 2.5 – 3 hours to Hirafu and drop you at the door of your accommodation. You will be greeted and checked in by a dedicated staff, who be on stand by to provide handy tourist information about the Hirafu ski resort and your chalet. Rates vary depending on group number and vehicle used. Get in touch for details.
– Limousine service
If you are looking for a luxury way of traveling, you can also choose a limousine service. The 6-7 seater vehicle can be likened to a private jet, with luxurious white leather reclining armchairs, full cabin attendance and complimentary refreshments. The passenger area is fully equipped with a toilet, refrigerator, television, CD and DVD.
Private catered meals in the privacy of the chalet can be arranged, with the choice of:
Japanese/international breakfasts
Japanese dinners featuring sushi and sukiyaki
International dinners
Grocery, sushi and nabe set delivery services available.
We recommend qualified chefs from Niseko Gourmet.
Ski equipment rental
You should definitely book your rentals in advance to ensure your ideal rental equipment is available. Peak season is extremely busy and rentals can sell out quickly.
We recommend ski and snowboard packages from GoSnow, Rhythme Snow Sports and Niseko Base Snowsports, both with rental outlet located conveniently approximate to lifts.
Ski Lessons
We highly recommend booking your lessons before the trip – Lessons book out months in advance for peak season, and even during the quieter periods you should pre-book so that the lesson can fit in smoothly to your holiday schedule.
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