With a convenient ski in/ski out location at the foot of the slopes at Grand Hirafu Resort in Niseko, Ki Niseko is a superb boutique-style hotel with friendly, efficient service.
Superbly convenient ski in-ski out location at the foot of the slopes
Warm, friendly service
Private shuttle bus for guests
Excellent ski valet
Located at the foot of the mountain in Hirafu village, Ki Niseko offers the convenient ski-in, ski-out access to the slopes, with superb views of the spectacular dormant volcano of Mount Yotei.
Sophisticated and modern yet retaining a lovely combination of both Alpine and Japanese charm, Ki Niseko is a great choice for anyone looking to be close to all the action both on and off the slopes in Niseko.
Accommodation has been cleverly designed to maximise space, with the condos each equipped with kitchen facilities allowing guests the complete flexibility to dine in or out. Views from the rooms are either up the mountain or across to Mountain Yotei.
The staff at Ki Niseko are exceptionally friendly and the concierge team are always on hand to assist with anything you may need, from arranging lift tickets to booking you a private guide to take you in to the powder fields that Niseko is world famous for.
Away from the slopes, the hotel has its own on-site Onsen and a dip in the mineral rich spring water direct from the hotel's exclusive source provides is the perfect way to end the day after a long day in the powder.
Dining is taken seriously at Ki Niseko, with both a restaurant (An Dining) and more casual cafe and bar available for guests.
The hotel has its own regular complimentary shuttle bus running around town, with convenient stops at key locations. Best of all for skiers, Ki is the only hotel in Niseko offering a ski valet service which makes getting on and off the slopes each day a seamless experience.
When to visit
Be sure to try sparkling Sake - it's really good and a little easier on the palette!
Abashiri City Highlights
Take a tour of Abashiri City and visit the Okhotsuku Ryuhyo Museum and Prison Museum.
Active Winter in Asahidake
Today, visit Daisetsuzan National Park, one of the largest national parks in Japan, and embark on a light winter snowshoe trek in the park. Finish the day with a tour on the Asahidake ropeway, which provides great views of the scenic winter landscape.
Autumn Nature Tour and Local Experience in Niseko
Today, reconnect with nature as you take a walk in the Shinsenuma March Natural Recreation Forest. Proceed to a local farm and enjoy potato harvesting and try your hand at making potato chips - a great activity for families.
Biei Nature Tour - Flower Fields and the Blue Pond
Drive to Biei and visit the Patchwork Hill and Shikisai Hill, which offers fantastic views of the countryside and various flower fields. After lunch, visit the Blue Pond which is a mesmerising blue colour before hopping on a Norokko Train.
Birdlife and Nature in Onuma National Park
Reconnect with nature as you visit Onuma National Park, known for its bird life and an abundance of diverse vegetation.
Boat Ride on Lake Akan
Take a Boat Tour and enjoy the scenery of the unspoiled lush forest around Lake Akan and the famous Marimo, one of Japan's unique natural wonders.
Hakodate Morning Market and the Grand Matsumae
Today, visit the Morning Market of Hakodate and experience the local life. Continue to Matsumae, a former castle town, where you can take a tour of the town and the grand Matsumae Castle.
Half Day Tour of Kushiro
Today, take a trip to the Hoso'oka Observation deck to view the spectacular Kushiro Marsh before heading to Washo Market that boasts Japan's largest fish catch!
Highlights of Sapporo
Enjoy a Half Day City tour of Sapporo. You will see the Sapporo Clock Tower, Odori Park, the Old Hokkaido Government Building, the viewing point of Okurayama Ski Jump Hill and more.
Hiking in Shiretoko National Park
Enjoy a three hour hike around the Shiretoko Goko Lakes and discover the untouched nature of Shiretoko.
Enjoy a leisurely nature tour on a 70-minutes horseback ride through the great outdoors while taking in the beautiful scenery of Abashiri.
Insight into Sapporo Beer
Take a tour of the Sapporo Beer Factory for an insight into beer and brewing.
Morning Local Immersion in Rausu
This morning, explore the local fishing village of Rausu. Enjoy the chance to witness a real fish auction and watch how the locals snap up their deals at the market.
Otaru by Rickshaw and Foot
Explore Otaru by rickshaw and experience the city in a unique way. Afterwards, take a stroll along the Otaru Canal and have a chance to visit the original stone-built warehouses.
Refreshing Lake Toya
Tour Lake Toya. Enjoy great views of the lake and the neighbouring Showa Shinzan at the observation deck of the Usuzan Ropeway. Make a stop at Lake Hill Toya and taste some of the best home-made icecream. Afterwards, proceed to Niseko for a horse-trek.
Sushi Making in Yoichi
Learn how to make sushi by preparing your own sushi rolls for lunch!
Tofu Making Class in Honbetsu
Take a trip to Honbetsu town to learn how to make tofu from soy beans with the local farmers - a wonderfully unique activity.
Tokachigawa Winter Dog Sledding
Get ready for a winter adventure as you try your hand at mushing a team of Alaskan Huskies!
Winter Exploration of Akan
Discover Eastern Hokkaido as you visit Mt Iou, Lake Mashu, known as the 'foggy lake' and immerse in the culture of the Ainu at the Ainu Kotan.