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...a short walk to the Happo-One Gondola

Zen Chalets are proud to offer a boutique collection of alpine inspired ski chalets, stylish villas and cosy cabins in an excellent location. Positioned perfectly in the village-heart of Happo One. An easy walk to the main gondola, restaurants and bars. Each have their own unique style and layout that effortlessly capture the warmth and charm of the Japanese Alps.  

Blending style, comfort and convenience, Zen Chalets are the perfect option for Hakuba accommodation for family and friends who want to make the most of their ski holiday in Hakuba. 


Share in this Japanese cultural experience whilst enjoying some of the best snow in the world!

Hakuba boasts an average of 13 metres annual snowfall across 11 different ski resorts in the Valley.

We aim to provide you with the very best experience Hakuba has to offer. 


​This recently built 3 bedroom 2 bathroom chalet with views of the Happo Gondola is only 150 meters from the central Happo lifts, and a short stroll to restaurants and bars in the main village.

A beautiful self-contained modern ski chalet boasting quality finishes and furniture throughout. Blending style, comfort and convenience with a toasty ski room and underfloor heating.

The top floor is heart of the chalet where you can relax with family and friends in the open-plan living area featuring floor to ceiling windows capturing the view up to the Happo Gondola and mountains.​​

Sleeps 8 people, across 3 bedrooms with 2 bathrooms; master with en-suite, 2nd bedroom (2 singles or king bed), the 3rd bedroom has 2 bunk beds.

Includes: Kitchen, Apple TV, Wifi, Netflix, Washing Machine, Dryer, Complimentary Pick/Drop, Kids Toboggan 

Perfect for: Family and friends who seek new, modern, quality ski accommodation

Our latest addition to the Zen Chalets suite of alpine properties in Hakuba. Superb design, set in an amazing location just a 120m walk to the Happo One Gondola, cafes, bars and restaurants of Happo Village.

These brand new 2 bedroom, plus loft Villas are the pinnacle of Japanese ski holidays, perfect for families or group of friends.

Each Villa sleeps 6-8 people, across 2 bedrooms and a loft. A sleek three-storey layout featuring cathedral ceilings,  underfloor heating throughout provides the versatility to cater for; couples, families or groups of friends. Larger groups can book any number of the 4 Villas that lay side-by-side.

The sunken lounge room creates a dramatic multi-dimensional living space with plush carpet and views to the Happo One Ski Resort. The expansive ceiling-to-floor windows are framed by custom-made feather lounges where you can take in the sunlight and natural beauty of the Japanese Alps.

A king-size bed in the master bedroom with day-bed that can also serve as an extra bed.

On the second floor is the comfortable queen bedroom also with day-bed and windows looking out over the river. There is an additional bunk bed in the small kids retreat with TV, Play-Station and plenty of games keep the little ones entertained.

An easy 120 meter stroll through the forest connects Zen Chalets guests with central Happo One lifts and gondola in minutes. A sleek kitchenette provides the convenient option for in-Villa catering. Contemporary interiors provide the simple luxuries and complete the perfect Japanese ski holiday.

Includes: Kitchenette, Apple TV, Wifi, Netflix, Play-Station, Washer/Dryer,

Complimentary Pick/Drop Off, Welcome Bottle of Wine

Perfect for:  Families or group of friends who seek new, modern, quality ski accommodation in a brilliant location.


This self catering modern 2 bedroom home boasts quality finishes and furniture and is conveniently situated within a 5 minute walk to the Shirakaba Chair Lift, another 3 minutes to the Happo Adam’s Gondola (only 180m).

Next to a beautiful river and with views up to the Happo Gondola and mountains. Large entertainers dining table forms the hub of the chalet.

Sleeps 5 people comfortably or up to 6 with the sofa bed; master bedroom has a queen bed, 2nd bedroom has a double bunk bed plus a sofa bed is available in the lounge room.

Includes: Kitchen, Wifi, Apple TV with projector, Netflix, Kids Toboggan, Complimentary Pick Up/Drop Off

Perfect for: Family with 3 or 4 kids




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Mountainside Cabin, Zen Chalets Hakuba
Riverside Cabin, Zen Chalets Hakuba


Two cosy 1 bedroom loft cabins sit along side a beautiful river, just 150m to the Happo One Gondola. These cosy loft cabins are our most affordable accommodation at Zen Chalets in an unbeatable location. Beautiful views of the mountains and the Happo One ski resort. Quiet location on the edge of the main village with a big child friendly yard.

Sleeps 4 people comfortably (up to 5 with the sofa bed). The loft bedroom has a queen next to a bunk bed. The lounge has a fold out sofa bed.

Includes: Kitchen, Wifi, Apple TV, Netflix, Washing Machine, Dryer, Toboggan

Perfect for: Family with 3 kids or Friends on a budget


"Wonderful chalet in an amazing place. The whole family enjoyed staying there for the week skiing. Shops, slopes, lifts and ski school are at walking distance so very conveniently located. The chalet is clean and modern and the host is very attentive".


“Excellent stay!”

Owners are friendly, necessities for cooking, washing, wifi are all provided in the cabin. I-tv provided for family entertainment. Lovely view next to the river.

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Zen Chalets Hakuba are the perfectly positioned self contained accommodation in Hakuba's main village of Happo.

150m walk to the Gondola at the base of the biggest ski resort, Happo One.

Stroll to the village heart for nearby restaurants, bars, cafes and shops… the perfect après ski experience.

Conveniently located near the shuttle bus stop & ski school at the end of a quiet cul-de-sac.


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