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Niseko Hanazono Resort

328-1 Iwaobetsu, Kutchan-cho, Abuta-gun 044-0082, Hokkaido
+81 136-23-0103
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Guaranteed Quality Snow

The amount and the quality of the Snow in Niseko is hard to beat. Even in their off peak season it... read more

Reviewed 17 August 2017
DandK S
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Sydney, Australia
Great for families

great spot to learn to ski and then also for the better skiers great to go off piste to strawberry... read more

Reviewed 17 August 2017
teamRW
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Gold Coast
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Hanazono Niseko is located in the southwest corner of Japan’s northernmost island of Hokkaido, 850km north of Japan's capital city Tokyo. Niseko Hanazono Resort lies 1000 metres below the spectacular peak of Mount Niseko-Annupuri, offering you one vertical kilometer of stunning powder snow in the winter, and an unprecedented variety of activities during the rest of the year including golfing, watersports, MTB, eco-trekking and more.
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  • Average8%
  • Poor1%
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328-1 Iwaobetsu, Kutchan-cho, Abuta-gun 044-0082, Hokkaido
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+81 136-23-0103
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Reviewed 17 August 2017

The amount and the quality of the Snow in Niseko is hard to beat. Even in their off peak season it snowed 6 out of 10 days and was light and dry. There is a good range of runs to choose from with 4 mountains,...More

Thank DandK S
Reviewed 17 August 2017

great spot to learn to ski and then also for the better skiers great to go off piste to strawberry fields! Double black bit scary but beautiful! Great long cruisey runs.

Thank teamRW
Reviewed 15 June 2017

I have been going to Niseko for the last 8 years and every time I visit I have a blast. I always start my day over at Hanazono and get first lift up to shred Strawberry fields then over to Blueberry. As soon as the...More

1  Thank BrisvegasMatty76
Reviewed 26 May 2017

We loved skiing here. We stayed in Niseko for 10 nights in march and it was awesome. We chose to start nearly every day at Hanazono because we chose the ski school there for our children to do their 7 days of lessons. We loved...More

1  Thank jenni216
Reviewed 12 May 2017 via mobile

Hanazono is great for skiers at all levels. A lot of fresh snow everyday and more quiet comparing to others nearby. Crab ramen is amazing, good lunch!

Thank OrangeryBydSea
Reviewed 9 May 2017 via mobile

We were worried the snow wasn't thick enough to ski in early December but this wasn't the case as it was heavily snow for a few days that it was powdery enough to ski. We had a great time learning how to ski with our...More

Thank wanzhung
Nihon H, Public Relations Manager at Niseko Hanazono Resort, responded to this reviewResponded 10 May 2017

Dear Wanzhung, Thank you for your good review. We are happy to know that you have enjoyed your lesson with NISS. We will have several development upgrades in the next few years, please visit us again in the future to explore this beautiful mountain and...More

Reviewed 7 April 2017

It was pretty relaxing skiing in Hanazono after half a day on the steep section of the mountain. The run is wide & rather flat at certain section where we can take in the beauty of the snow covered scenery.More

Thank suepang83
Nihon H, Public Relations Manager at Niseko Hanazono Resort, responded to this reviewResponded 10 May 2017

Dear Suepang83, Thank you for your good review. We are happy to know that you have enjoyed your time in Niseko. Hanazono offers a good mix of ski runs though we are a relatively ski resort. Beginners enjoy the wide open runs at the bottom...More

Reviewed 31 March 2017

I had my 5 years old girl got into group and private lesson. It was a perfect setting for her to get rifd of fear. It is equiped with all that needed. It was easy to spot her from the distance what they are doing....More

Thank Jason K
Nihon H, Manager at Niseko Hanazono Resort, responded to this reviewResponded 3 April 2017

Dear Jason K, Thank you for your good review. We are happy to know that your girl can ski by herself now and we hope that she will continue to ski as she grows up! We are always proud to present the good learning facilities...More

Reviewed 26 March 2017 via mobile

You can always find adventure & stashes of pow in the trees if everywhere else has turned to ice. Nice park at the base.More

Thank Riverbank Q
Nihon H, Manager at Niseko Hanazono Resort, responded to this reviewResponded 28 March 2017

Dear Riverbank Q, Thank you for your review. We are glad that you have enjoyed your time at HANAZONO. It seems that you know the way well! Indeed the sidecountry and tree runs are awesome here, but you need to spend some efforts to find...More

Reviewed 23 March 2017

I came here for half-day ski lesson. It was such an amazing memories in my life since it's the first time I tried skiing. The teacher here are very patience when teaching me. The restaurant also amazing!More

Thank NilaSadira
Nihon H, Manager at Niseko Hanazono Resort, responded to this reviewResponded 25 March 2017

Dear NilaSadira, Thank you for your review. We are glad to know that you have enjoyed your time with NISS (the ski school operated by HANAZONO). Skiing is really an awesome activity and we hope that you will continue to explore the fun in it!...More

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Nmk70
24 November 2016|
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Response from John B | Reviewed this property |
Hi Nmk70 , I could guarentee that Hanazono will be well and truly open by then , the skiing will be awsome and although I dont use the terrain park i am sure it will be open , I myself chase the powder runs through the... More
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Felina_seah
31 July 2016|
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Response from Farah A | Reviewed this property |
Niseko Prince Hotel Hirafutei is not far from the Hirafu Welcome Centre, which is where the free skibus shuttle to and fro Hanazono is located. It comes approximately every 20 minutes. It's a 15 minutes journey, probably... More
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Forever710
1 November 2015|
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Response from Satoshi N | Property representative |
Hi. if it is skiing you want to do, that would not be a good timing to visit Niseko. Most of the ski resorts would open from end November and restaurants/bars would open at around the same timing as the resorts. Usually... More
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