- Season: December until early April
- Location: Japanese Alps
- Accommodation: Included
- Min age: 20
- Jobs: Various Food & Beverage roles, ticket agents, guest services, ski and board instructors, front desk agent, bus drivers, baristas, photo expert, lift attendants, etc
Hakuba is another world claas ski village in the Japanese Alps, an hour and a half drive outside the city of Nagano, host of the 1998 Winter Olympics. It’s relatively close proximity to Tokyo, imense culture, huge annual snowfall (11 metres) amd sensational terrain and tree skiing make it one of the most sort after ski resorts in the world.
Hakuba is a far more traditional style Japanese Ski Resort town and boasts a majority of Japanese tourists. For those seeking a truly authentic working holiday experience Hakuba is your spot!
- Lift Operators
- Rental Technicians
- Guest Services
- Reservations Hosts
- Food & Beverage (of all varieties)
- Ski & Board Instructors
- Front Desk
- Bus Drivers
- Bar Tenders
The type and cost of staff accommodation varies depending on which resort partner you chose. Staff Accommodation is extremely reasonable as it is subsidised by the resort/hotel so it will no break your budget.
All staff accommodation in Japan is shared style dorm accommodation. Couples can be housed together in some but not all locations. Please check with your working holiday specialist to ensure the resort you are applying for allows shared couple accommodation.