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  • Very good21%
  • Average2%
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Such a fun time staying at the lab. The staff are amazing at giving information about mountains, restaurants and bars. The staff also made me feel extremely welcome from the second I arrived. Couldn't recommend it enough for people looking to meet other travellers and...More

Thank Emily L
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

From the moment loz picked me up from the station, the guys were helpful and friendly and made sure everyone was looked after! A really all around great experience that I couldn't fault, I can't wait to come back again for next season!

Thank Frances M
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

As a first time Hakuba visitor, I couldn't have picked a better place to stay than the Lab. The staff were incredible and made you feel so welcome. They were super helpful and always down for a chat or a laugh. You really feel like...More

Thank Isabel B
Reviewed 11 March 2018

Affordable hostel within walking distance to the Happo slope. Been here twice now. Will definitely go back. I met plenty of fellow snowboarders here and every evening was lively. Four stars because they tried to bribe with a free drink for five stars and I...More

Thank Josh H
Reviewed 3 March 2018 via mobile

With the Labs friendly staff, great food and top atmosphere it really made for a brilliant trip to Hakuba. The staff had a lot of solid advice for a first timer to Hakuba. If dormitory/hostel accommodation is your thing then the Lab is the place...More

Thank ben m
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Response from starky90 | Reviewed this property |
Doesn’t get noisy because the bar is away from the rooms and is shut by 10pm. Age group seemed to be from 18 to late 30’s when we were there. Good vibe
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"Great place to chill and socialise!"
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"Book your ski passes through Liquid Snow Tours for a package"
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"Typically the staff will place you where you fit best ;-)"
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"None I'm afraid. Normally you arrive after check-in hours so you show yourself to your allocated room..."
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