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Getting there

  • Niseko is approx 2.5 hours from New Chitose Airport, Sapporo.  Several bus companies run daily from the Airport.  Whiteliner is a recommended choice and you can book your transfer online.
  • If you want to pay a little extra but get “meet-and-greet” at the airport you can try Skybus Travel.
  • Skybus can also arrange private transfers by minibus for small groups.

Village Map

Ski Hire Deals and Lift Tickets

  • We can arrange all your ski hire and lift ticket needs in advance.
  • Simply drop us a request with your online booking and we will provide you with a link to pre-arrange all your ski-hire needs in advance. Below are several recommended companies in the village:

Summer in Hokkaido

Summer in Hokkaido is a fabulous alternative holiday.  The landscape is transformed into a haven for lovers of the outdoors with spectacular scenery, hiking, cycling, white water rafting and summer fairs.  See what’s on offer.

We can take short and long-term summer bookings on our Rates & Availability.

Dining out in Niseko

Hirafu village and the Niseko area in general boast a great variety of Japanese and international restaurants, which make the most of the exceptional local produce. You will find a range of of cosy eateries within walking distance of Birch Grove.