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About Kiroro Ski Resort

Kiroro Ski Resort is located in a mountain valley 2hrs drive from Chitose Airport. The top gondola station averages a massive 5m snow base with well over 17m+ in annual snow falls. There are 21 courses with the longest run at 4km. Newly introduced back country gates enable skiers and snowboarders access to off-piste terrain and unlimited powder opportunities.

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Season December – April
Elevation 1,030m
Average Snow 17m+
Lifts 1 Gondola | 8 Lifts
Terrain 30% Beginner / 40% Intermediate / 30% Expert
Park Available

Lift Passes

Lift passes are electronic and one pass for all areas and night skiing available up until early April to 7.30pm on the full day ticket.

From 4,000 JPY per adult

From 2,500 JPY per child
Kids 0-5 yrs Ski FREE

Download Kiroro Ski Resort Trail Map


Kiroro Ski Resort is within easy access of New Chitose Airport only 2hrs away by public transport. You can choose to reserve a ticket on one of the many bus services or take a private taxi. Reservations prior to arrival are recommended to avoid missing out.

From 8,400 JPY Return Per Person

From 28,900 JPY One Way for 2 People



Enjoy quality and comfortable facilities at the two very well appointed hotels – Sheraton Hokkaido Kiroro Resort (for ski-in / ski-out) and the Kiroro, a Tribute Portfolio Hotel (with shuttle access).

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Lessons & Rentals

Kiroro Ski Resort offers a reputable ski/ board school for adults and children. English speaking instructors are available for private lessons. There’s also a fantastic kids lesson program catering for children aged 3-12 years. All group lessons are conducted in Japanese.

Kiroro Station is the ski rental shop in Kiroro Ski Resort. Located on the 1st floor of the Mountain Centre, they offer a very good range of rental equipment to suit all levels of skier/ boarder.

Ski / Snowboard Set From 5,700 JPY per day

Private Lesson From 30,000 JPY for 2.5hrs


Dining options are all within the two main hotels, the quality, diversity and selection will suit all tastes and cravings with traditional Japanese, BBQ/ Grill, Italian, Chinese and International Buffets.

If you feel like some social activity, there’s an apres bar, cocktail lounge, and private Karaoke rooms are available for hire.

winter fun

Activities & Events

There’s plenty to do in Kiroro Ski Resort aside from riding that deep, deep powder. Why not try your hand at:

Snow Rafting
Snow Mobiling
Snow Shoeing
Winter Kids Park
Otaru Snow Light Festival (February)