Resort Spotlight: Kiroro, Akaigawa, Hokkaido
Incredible Season Pass
Ski Valet Service
Ice Star Hotel & Restaurant
Kiroro Resort starts its winter season operations late November and closes in early May, making for one of the longest seasons in the region. The variety of terrain is ideally suited for all ability levels from beginner to advanced. With easy access to the challenging backcountry terrain. There is much more to the resort than just skiing and snowboarding in winter, you can have your first ski or snowboard lesson, go for a toboggan ride, play in the outdoor snow park or indoor adventure playground, go snow shoeing or cross-country skiing and relax in the natural hot springs or go for a swim in the indoor heated pool.
A dedicated and professional team of instructors are available to guide you through your first turns on snow or give you the key techniques needed to take on the steepest powder filled runs with confidence. Private lessons with International English speaking instructors are available for children or adults and are perfect for one-on-one lessons or groups of up to eight people.
Kiroro is also home to the Annie Kids Ski Academy, the first sister school of the Village des Enfants, the largest dedicated kids ski program in Europe. Lessons are taught using a unique method that combines fun with learning. The school also offers full day programs that include lunch as well as fun recreational activities after the lessons. Instructors are Japanese with language assistants.
Kiroro Rental Station is located at the base of the mountain with direct access to the ski area. Choose from a broad range of equipment to suit your needs including the latest powder and carving specific offerings from ski and snowboard brands. Enjoy your time on the mountain to the fullest with warm and comfortable garments and accessories also available to rent. Equipment that’s designed to help you improve faster and easier; the rental station carries all the gear needed for beginner – intermediate skiers and boarders. Prepay for your rental online and simply collect your equipment when you arrive.
Kiroro Resort boasts 2 internationally renowned hotel brands that will ensure your stay at the resort is a true pleasure. Relax in comfort with luxuriously appointed rooms, both hotels offer Japanese and Western style rooms, spectacular views and easy access to the mountain and resort’s facilities, restaurants and geothermal spas.
Easily access Kiroro Resort via bus, train or car. Direct shuttle transfers operate from the airport.