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Welcome to Niseko – a winter wonderland nestled in the heart of Hokkaido, Japan! Explore the magic of this enchanting destination where captivating landscapes, thrilling snow adventures, and rich cultural experiences await you. Niseko is renowned for its world-class ski resorts and natural hot springs, drawing winter enthusiasts and travelers from across the globe. Situated at the base of Mount Niseko-Annupuri, the region boasts abundant powdery snow, making it a premier destination for skiing and snowboarding.


Niseko boasts an impressive collection of ski resorts, each offering its own charm and unique terrain. Grand Hirafu, Niseko Village, Annupuri, and Hanazono are the 4 interconnected resorts that make up Niseko United, providing an extensive network of slopes and lifts that cater to all levels of expertise. Whether you’re a beginner taking your first turns on gentle nursery slopes or an advanced rider seeking the thrill of steep and challenging runs, Niseko has it all.


Lift tickets can be arranged through SANSUI NISEKO with 2 options: Grand Hirafu/ Hanazano ticket, or Niseko All Mountain ticket.

With a Grand Hirafu/ Hanazono ticket, guests can utilize the lifts right outside our hotel and access various courses and lifts between 2 ski resorts, Grand Hirafu and Hanazono.

With a Niseko All Mountain ticket, guests can ski between all 4 of the Niseko United ski resorts by traversing through the upper part of the mountain. All Mountain ticket holders can ride the Niseko United shuttle bus for free as another convenient way of moving between resorts.

The SANSUI NISEKO reservations team will contact you closer to your time of stay to coordinate your chosen pass, and you can collect it from the Front Desk.


Night skiing in Niseko is a magical and exhilarating experience that adds a whole new dimension to your snow adventure. As the sun sets and the slopes come alive with the soft glow of floodlights, you have the opportunity to carve your way through powdery trails under a starlit sky. Night skiing allows you to extend your time on the mountain, offering a unique perspective of the landscape and a sense of serenity like no other. Whether you’re a seasoned skier seeking the thrill of nighttime runs or a beginner eager to try something new, night skiing in Niseko promises unforgettable moments and a chance to create memories that will shine bright for years to come.


Niseko’s natural beauty and vibrant outdoor activities vary with each passing season, offering visitors a diverse and enchanting experience all year round. From winter’s snowy wonderland to spring’s blossoming charm, and from summer’s lush greenery to autumn’s fiery foliage, Niseko’s changing seasons have something extraordinary to offer every traveler.


Winter in Niseko is a dream come true for snow enthusiasts. The region receives abundant snowfall, transforming the landscape into a winter wonderland. The ski season runs about 5 months, attracting skiers and snowboarders from around the world to revel in the famous “Japow” – Niseko’s legendary powder snow. With its world-class ski resorts, terrain parks, and off-piste adventures, winter in Niseko promises adrenaline-pumping fun and unforgettable memories on the slopes.


As winter gradually gives way to spring, Niseko undergoes a beautiful transition. The thaw brings a mix of winter snow and budding signs of spring, creating a picturesque backdrop of snow-capped mountains against blossoming cherry and plum trees. As the days grow longer and temperatures rise, it’s an ideal time to enjoy a variety of outdoor activities, including spring skiing, snowshoeing, and relaxing in natural onsens amid the still snowy landscapes.


Summer in Niseko is a green oasis, where lush forests and rolling hills come alive with vibrant colors. The weather is pleasantly mild, making it an ideal time for outdoor adventures. Hiking and mountain biking trails offer breathtaking views of the landscape, while tranquil lakes and rivers invite kayaking and stand-up paddleboarding. For thrill-seekers, summer also offers the opportunity for canyoning, rafting, and zip-lining, providing an exciting contrast to the winter sports enjoyed just months before.

AUTUMN (September To November) FIERY FOLIAGE

Autumn transforms Niseko into a breathtaking tapestry of fiery colours. The changing leaves create a spectacular display of red, orange, and golden hues, attracting visitors from near and far to witness the natural marvel known as “koyo” or autumn foliage. This season is perfect for leisurely strolls through picturesque landscapes, capturing stunning photographs, and enjoying the peaceful ambiance as nature prepares for the winter slumber.


Nestled amidst the snowy mountains, Niseko offers a vibrant dining scene that harmoniously blends traditional Japanese flavors with international influences. Whether you’re a food connoisseur seeking the finest cuisine or a curious traveler eager to explore local delicacies, Niseko’s dining establishments are sure to tantalize your taste buds and leave you with unforgettable dining experiences