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The Lab Reviews

3372 Hokujo, Hakuba-Mura, Kita Azumi-Gun, Nagano (Hakuba), Japan

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23 Total Reviews
  • 80%Value For Money
  • 75%Security
  • 90%Location
  • 100%Staff
  • 95%Atmosphere
  • 80%Cleanliness
  • 75%Facilities

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Breakfast was legendary. So nice not to have to worry about getting a feed before a ski. Always greeted really nicely by most of the staff. Big shout out to Vic, she was so helpful and nice all the time. Fun atmosphere, good location to echo and happo and the nearby mountains. No lockers which was a little un-nerving although it is a very chilled vibe but would have been nice. Beds are rather poor:/ and our heating didnt really work. Overall though i would definitely stay again.


No frills place with a good atmosphere. Mostly Australians on a two week snow trip with plenty of drinking involved, If that's not your thing then its probably still going to be the cheapest place in town and there are areas to avoid the partying. Breakfast was small but nice to have it included. Dinners are a bit pricier than i would have liked, but the serving sizes are very generous. staff were very helpful with arranging gear hire.


The Lab had a great atmosphere and a friendly staff! The large bar and common room area also made it easy to meet other people!

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