Aster A and B
Aster is a sunny 3 bedroom townhouse that has everything you need to enjoy a vacation in one of the snowiest places on earth, including a 9 seat 4WD Toyota Hiace Van. The accommodation enjoys a wide open village out look with glimpses of Mount Yotei from the top floor. The large windows let in plenty of light and there is a covered deck off the lounge to enjoy barbecues in the summer time.
The lounge and kitchen are located on the first floor with comfortable leather couches to sit back in after a day on the slopes, a large dining table and of course a fully equipped kitchen. The kitchen has everything you need for meal preparation including an IH stove top, fish grill and microwave oven / oven.
Also downstairs is a bath and shower, twin bathroom basins and the laundry area.
Moving up to the second floor you find the 3 bedroom bedroom 1 is set as a double, bedroom two 2 singles and bedroom 3 a double. Tucked around the corned is the second bathroom ands toilet which also features twin sinks and a shower.
Each unit also has a space for drying clothes and place for equipment storage.
The Izumikyo area is located just out of Hirafu Hirafu Village and Aster A & B sit at the eastern end of it. They are within easy walking distance of a shuttle stop which will take you to the Hirafu Village and the Hirafu Gondola. Just a 5 minute walk away you will find a Lawson Convenience store, Tsubara Tsubara soup curry shop and Graubunden cake shop and cafe. It is a 30 minute walk to the center of Hirafu Village.
*From December 15th- April 15th a 9 seat 4WD Toyota Hiace Van is included with each unit. (Conditions apply, please contact your agent for more details).
** Van will not be offered for 2023/24 winter
Please note: A valid international driving permit plus a valid license from the issuing country is required to be presented in order to take possession of the vehicle.
To drive in Japan, you must bring:
1. Your own national driver's licence.
2. An INTERNATIONAL DRIVING PERMIT (based on the Geneva Convention of 1949) International driving permits are not issued in Japan and should be obtained in your home country in advance. They are usually issued through your country's national automobile association for a small fee.
Failure to produce both documents will mean you cannot legally drive in Japan.
Modern 3 bedroom townhouse w/vehicle
Location - Map
Shuttle stop 5 min
Ski lift 10 min
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|Size Sq Ft
Aster A and B
Baby Cot (additional charge)
Individual controlled heating
Ski dry room
Children's high chair (advance notice)
Salt & Pepper
Bathroom & Laundry
Drying rack for clothing
Safety & security
Carbon monoxide detector
Cleaning and Linen