Niseko.com - Niseko's favourite magazine - is the first and last guide you'll need for everything about Niseko. All SkiJapan.com guests will receive a copy of the latest edition on arrival to Niseko. The current edition is available to read online at Niseko.com
When travelling to Niseko please keep in mind the following points regarding money:
SkiJapan.com accepts Visa, MasterCard, JCB and American Express cards for tours, ski lessons, ski rental and other services.
If you plan to eat out in Hirafu Village it is best to budget ¥5,000 to ¥6,000 per day, per person. Restaurants on the mountain cost between ¥800 to ¥1,500 yen per meal.
We operate our own Ski and Snowboard School, Niseko Base Snowsports, catering for everyone. We offer English speaking group or private lessons for all levels of skier or boarders. Please visit our Ski School and Equipment Hire page for more details.
SkiJapan.com recommends the child minding services of Happy Niseko Kids and win-dol. Both offer child minding in your apartment at reasonable rates. For more information: Happy Niseko Kids and Win D’ol Child Care.
The Alpen Hotel (located next to Ace Quad Chair) also offers child minding facilities, ask us for more details. Pre booking is highly recommended for all child care services.
Niseko, Hirafu and the surrounding areas offer a wide range of restaurants from traditional Japanese meals, Ramen, Yakitori, Izakaya’s to steaks, and French-Japanese fusion cuisine. We recommend you to also make the trip down to Kutchan for a real Japanese experience.
Make sure that you get a copy of the Niseko.com Magazine which provides details on great restaurants within the whole Niseko area and Kutchan as well as news, events, bus timetables and information on local activities.
Restaurant bookings are available to all guests booked on a SkiJapan.com package.