October 12, 2012
Located on Japan’s island of Hokkaido in the popular ski destination Niseko lies the quaint Kimamaya Boutique Hotel. With just nine rooms created by designer Andrew Bell, the hotel captures the essence of the mountainous atmosphere and combines it with a cosmopolitan flair. The core of the main lodge is the timber-floored Living Lounge, where guests can mix and mingle, curl up with a good book or sip on vintage wines from owner Nicolas Gontard’s own vineyard in France by a flickering fireplace.
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