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Rusutsu Resort Ski

13 Izumikawa, Rusutsu-mura, Abuta-gun 048-1711, Hokkaido
+81 136-46-3111
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UNREAL

If travelling to Japan especially with children you must visit this resort. The is a great deal of... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
Natacha36
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Sydney, Australia
Excellent March Skiing

Went to skiing at rusutsu on march 2016 and 2017 with my family. We had an excellent time. The... read more

Reviewed 6 May 2018
Ramon L
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  • Excellent63%
  • Very good30%
  • Average5%
  • Poor1%
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“great snow” (14 reviews)
“snow quality” (9 reviews)
“powder snow” (13 reviews)
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13 Izumikawa, Rusutsu-mura, Abuta-gun 048-1711, Hokkaido
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+81 136-46-3111
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"great snow"
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"snow quality"
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"powder snow"
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"no lift"
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"day trip"
in 8 reviews
"off piste"
in 11 reviews
"fall line"
in 5 reviews
"dog sledding"
in 3 reviews
"black diamonds"
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"beginner slopes"
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"high speed"
in 3 reviews
"tree runs"
in 6 reviews
"great trails"
in 2 reviews
"whole family"
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"niseko hirafu"
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"different levels"
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"suitable for families"
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

If travelling to Japan especially with children you must visit this resort. The is a great deal of food choices. The rooms are fantastic. And the POWDER is absolutely 2nd to none. Love this place have been here three years in a row and have...More

1  Thank Natacha36
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Reviewed 6 May 2018

Went to skiing at rusutsu on march 2016 and 2017 with my family. We had an excellent time. The resort is well laid out and is perfect for intermediates. One drawback for beginners is that there are not a lot of beginner slopes and the...More

Thank Ramon L
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Reviewed 30 April 2018

My first time learn how to ski... Amazing place with large and nice snow. Affordable price with good hotel

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Reviewed 9 April 2018 via mobile

Fantastic powder snow, lovely views of Mount Yotei and Lake Toya. Great ski lifts. There is a great ski school. They were so helpful and the ski instructors are world class. We visited 3 times in 3 montths!

2  Thank capykyu
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Reviewed 20 March 2018

This is the third ski resort i have been after Kiroro and Tomamu. It offers a lot of attraction including mary go round, interesting photo taking spots, arcades and shops etc. It is just too spread out! from one place to another will take you...More

2  Thank myprettie
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Reviewed 14 March 2018

It was our first Hokkaido ski experience and we had a great time. Mornings seemed to have better weather in January, but be sure to dress warmly, it gets freezing! The powder is unbelievable but I'm not enough of a good skier to appreciate it!...More

3  Thank tipsfromatraveller
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Reviewed 9 March 2018

When we visited for the day, only one mountain was open. However the snow was excellent . We paid a bit more to sit in the K Lounge at Mt East as the resturant was utilitarian and the good did not look appetising.

Thank Cassie R
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Reviewed 9 March 2018 via mobile

We came here in March the snow condition was still good. The slope at Mt. ISOLA is good for a leisure run. The ski site is not so big and it worth to spend 2 days here and the rest of time at Niseko, which...More

Thank Yusihn
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Reviewed 9 March 2018 via mobile

We were a group of 5 adults and one child. Ages 3 to 66. This resort had something for everyone. English ski lessons for my daughter were $84. They were basically a private lesson since there were no other English speaking kids. My mother-in-law, who...More

2  Thank twitwhileblack
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Reviewed 5 March 2018 via mobile

After 9 years coming to Japan 🇯🇵 I can absolutely rate Rusutsu as my favourite. Great long runs, lots of off piste in and out of the trees. Huge terrain and so far none of the huge crowds of Niseko. A few great little local...More

3  Thank Worldtraveller2044
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moobaalalala
27 January 2018|
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Response from ルスツリゾート | Property representative |
Thank you for your inquiry. For skiers those who stay at accommodations outside Rusutsu Resort, coin-operated lockers are available inside our hotels. However, space of lockers may not be enough depending on the size of... More
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Grace K
22 May 2017|
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Response from Alexandra S | Reviewed this property |
Lift tickets are about $60USD per day. Equipment rental I think was rather expensive, don't recall how much. Ski lessons are fantastic. All instructors are UK, Australia, Europe and all speak English. All perfectly safe and... More
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17 March 2017|
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Response from ルスツリゾート | Property representative |
Dear JoyceKPT, Thank you for your inquiry. We may say the best powder season would be from late December to late January though it depends on the weather condition in each year. You could experience superfine powder snow... More
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