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Enjoy the luxury of both ski-slope and street side access at The Maples - a luxurious ski-in, ski-out condominium-hotel that offers complete immersion into the good life that is synonymous with Niseko in Hokkaido. Nestled on a premium site in the popular Hirafu town, the property opens up on one side directly to the powder slops of Ace Family Lift, where you can access the entire ski fields of Annupuri. On the other side you’d find the lively main street of Hirafu Village.
Its clean and contemporary architecture is designed to bring out the best that Niseko has to offer. The large windows allows guests to enjoy the mesmerising views while letting in natural lighting. Its extra high ceiling gives the property a sense of elevated openness while its subtle colours is reminiscent of traditional Japanese hues which complements the surrounding landscapes. In short, The Maples allows you to enjoy the best of both worlds, with nature’s grandeur and urban comforts combined.
The lovely 3 bedroom Panorama apartment (2 BR + Studio) is part of The Maples complex (which houses 73 units of apartments and penthouses) which sits on the top floor of the building (level 6) with stunning views of Mt Yotei and can accommodate up to 8 persons comfortably. It comes with superior fixtures and furnitures like the others in the building.
Within The Maples complex are amenities that are centred around the residents’ needs, a ski room, onsite cafe, restaurant and ski in, ski out access. In addition, the main street of Hirafu Village also offers numerous amenities you would expect of a world-class ski resort - from childcare, to ski lessons,to shopping, massages and more.
There are 3 beautifully designed and luxuriously furnished ensuite bedrooms , with minimalist touches. The bedrooms are also very spacious .All rooms comes with Western beddings with either a large double bed or 2 comfortable single beds, air-conditioning and heater with individual climate controls, tv, built in bluetooth speaker, large walk-in wardrobe and safe , while its enormous ensuite bathrooms has high quality fixtures, bathtub, premium toiletries and vanities . The rooms are so spacious that there is more than enough space to fit an extra bed (Japanese futon) or a baby crib (available on request) . Across the rooms are large windows allowing you to enjoy the beautiful scenery outside.
You only need to step outside to get direct access to the slopes as the apartment is perched on the side of the children friendly Ace Family lift which also provides quick and easy access to the Center Four Quad. Indulge in delicious eats at Three Tree Cafe and Roketto Restaurants that is within the Maples complex.
Its indoor areas has simple, light, and airy tones, as well as natural materials throughout and floor-to-ceiling windows, that allows in natural light off the ski slopes that accentuates the bright, alpine atmosphere, makes this apartment an absolute delight to retreat to. Plonk yourself down on the super comfy large designer L shaped sofa to relax while appreciating the post-card perfect views of Mount Yotei and beyond.
The beautiful large custom made dining table for eight makes dining a pleasant affair. Across the dining area, the well equipped designer kitchen with Japanese appliances such as refrigerator, coffee machine, microwave, dishwasher as well as tea & coffee making facilities, is the perfect even for amateurs to prepare meals or snacks.
The Studio has a kitchenette of its own.
Our friendly concierge team will be on standby 24/7 to assist you with all your needs during your stay. Reception desks are operational in the winter and summer. The concierge can help with making arrangements for activities such as ski lessons, rhythm rental (only in winter) that comes with separate charges. They can also arrange for baby chair or crib or additional tatami (with additional costs). Our hardworking housekeepers ensure the home is clean every 2 days with a mid-stay cleaning every four days.
As The Maples Niseko is in the heart of Niseko , it is a stone’s throw away from some of the area’s popular shops, restaurants, eateries and bars , all of which is less than 5 minutes walk . It is also very close to the shuttle stops and the Welcome Centre , making it easy to get further afield. The area’s best stocked supermarket and pharmacy is also not too far away.