The 10 Most Luxurious Holiday Chalets You Could Rent In Niseko

Niseko plays host to a multitude of chalets that are built to satisfy every accommodation seeker. But with their state-of-the-art designs, exceptional views, convenient locations, and facilities that include outdoor hot-tubs, these select few are undoubtedly beyond your typical winter holiday home.

Let’s take a look at the ten most impressive luxury chalets the Aspen of the East has to offer.


  1. Chalet Hakuchözan

Hakuchozan is the ultimate combination of luxury and relaxation. Sitting pretty at the heart of Hirafu village, this four-level chalet harbors seven fully-furnished bedrooms and four entertainment joints. Besides the manager, chef, driver, and butler, it boasts a spacious deck that offers an exclusive view of the Mount Yotei. Moreover, the fire pit, BBQ spot, and hot tub cap off its impressive features.

The ambient interior is made of wood panels of Scandinavian roots. Just a doorstep away, you can access the high-end restaurants and bars to furnish your holiday experience.

No. of bedrooms:   7
Guest capacity:   16
Nearest ski lift:   Ace Family, 1 km away


  1. Chalet Aya

Conveniently located at the base of the slopes, Chalet Aya offers the ultimate ski-in/ski-out Niseko experience. It is set in one of the powder capital’s most sought-after locations, just meters away from the Grand Hirafu Family ski lift.

The chalet is designed to blend the sophistication of Japanese minimalism with contemporary design elements and carefully-curated pieces of furniture. It also has an open-plan living area with full-height windows that frame the stunning views of snow-covered slopes and forests.

No. of bedrooms:   4
Guest capacity:   9
Nearest ski lift:   Grand Hirafu’s Family, 50 meters away


  1. Chalet Zekkei

Situated at Hirafu village on its lower-end, Zekkei is an eccentric chalet primed for every one of your needs. Boasting an enviable 6 bedrooms and a three-level status, it offers an ample view of the surrounding mountain ranges.

The interior is not only stylish but has a touch of glamor. The main floor hosts a capacious dining wedge that is well complemented by the huge wooden-framed glass windows. Moreover, fun is guaranteed with the array of luxurious services on offer: entertainment, massage, catering, and a wet-gear ski room.

No. of bedrooms:   6
Guest capacity:   15
Nearest ski lift:   Grand Hirafu, 1.5 km away


  1. Chalet Panorama

True to its name, Panorama gives you an epic view of the mountains. It features big windows, uncharacteristically-high ceilings, spacious rooms as well as vistas covered in snow and light.

This chalet exudes a rich alpine feel owed to the warm and natural materials utilized throughout. Located in Graskop, you are assured of utmost comfort with the master bedroom and a peculiar bathtub.

No. of bedrooms:   6
Guest capacity:   16
Nearest ski lift:   Grand Hirafu, 1.5 km away


  1. Chalet Mukashi Mukashi

This chalet embodies the definition of a complete package. Sitting conveniently at Hirafu ski village, it is renowned for its gorgeous design. You are set for unlimited luxury with the three ample floors combined with the modern yet sleek architecture.

Furthermore, the well-furnished six bedrooms that include a bunk sector for kids only serve to spur up its quality. Ideally, you cannot go wrong with the beautifully-designed fireplace that further cements the status of the facility.

No. of bedrooms:   6
Guest capacity:   16
Nearest ski lift:
   Ace Family, 0.5 km away


  1. Chalet Kasetsu

If you are looking for a chalet with well-lit rooms and authentically-designed furniture, then Kasestu fits your needs. It is not only three-storied but also encompasses large bedrooms enough to host 17 guests.

Situated at the quieter Hirafu village, it also features a master-bedroom, cavernous dining, and living rooms as well as a dry ski room. As such, it offers a contemporary stay that is not devoid of luxury whatsoever.

No. of bedrooms:   6
Guest capacity:   17
Nearest ski lift:
   Grand Hirafu, 1.5 km away


  1. Chalet Yanagi

Located at the heart of a forest with a pristine setting, Yanagi lies on the edge of Hirafu village. Take nothing away from this chalet, it ensembles breathtaking architecture and a modern, timber-oriented interior design. You get to exclusively view the surrounding Yotei Mountain from the comfort of your bedroom aided by the very large windows.

The dining segment is properly complemented by a generous balcony. An aesthetic bathtub and a fully-equipped entertainment room will most certainly spice up your stay.

No. of bedrooms:   4
Guest capacity:   10
Nearest ski lift:
   Grand Hirafu, 3 km away


  1. Chalet Kitadori

Kitadori chalet oozes inclusivity and quality all through. Set on the lavish estate Escarpment at the edge of Hirafu, you are assured of unperturbed view of the mountains. What’s more, it boasts of a nanny room in addition to its dual double-bed rooms.

With an exuberant interior that is alpine-based, the spacious living room made out of wood and panel and a furnished entertainment sector add the needed contemporary style. Grocery-delivery, massage parlor, catering as well as concierge services are included too.

No. of bedrooms:   5
Guest capacity:   10
Nearest ski lift:
   Ace Family, 1 km away


  1. Chalet Annabel

If you are looking for an Asian-inspired chalet, Annabel is the place for you. Featuring cutting-edge alpine interior, six bedrooms a kid’s playroom, it is endeared to make your stay seamless.

It is suitable for many guests due to its ample living and dining rooms. A pool table, stone fireplace and a sleek onsen bath connected with the master bedroom provide the needed wow factor.

No. of bedrooms:   6
Guest capacity:   14
Nearest ski lift:
   Grand Hirafu, 2 km away


  1. Chalet Jun

If you value style and elevated design, Jun should definitely make your preferred chalet list. Built over two floors, it harbors elegant rooms and gigantic windows that offer unlimited view of the neighboring Mount Yotei.

The high-end entertainment systems coupled with the rental four-wheel vehicle promises nothing but endless fun. The funky yet cheeky fireplace keeps you warm all through the night. It is a dream come true for a skiing connoisseur.

No. of bedrooms:   6
Guest capacity:   16
Nearest ski lift:
   Ace Family, 0.5 km away


This article was produced in collaboration with The Private World, a luxury home rentals company that features some of the world’s most top-rated holiday homes -including an impressive collection of luxury chalets in Niseko.

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