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Address: 328-1 Iwaobetsu, Abuta-gun, Kutchan-cho 044-0082, Hokkaido
Phone Number: +81 136-23-0103
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Description: Hanazono Niseko is located in the southwest corner of Japan’s northernmost...
Hanazono Niseko is located in the southwest corner of Japan’s northernmost island of Hokkaido, 850km north of Japan's capital city Tokyo. Niseko Hanazono Resort lies 1000 metres below the spectacular peak of Mount Niseko-Annupuri, offering you one vertical kilometer of stunning powder snow in the winter, and an unprecedented variety of activities during the rest of the year including golfing, watersports, MTB, eco-trekking and more.
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Have the crab ramen & tower of beer...

But don't ski thereafter. Both a true Hanozono experience.ski hard in the morning and retire for a meter high beer and a very tasty crab ramen.

4 of 5 starsReviewed April 17, 2015
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25 reviews 25 reviews
5 attraction reviews
14 helpful votes 14 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 17, 2015

But don't ski thereafter. Both a true Hanozono experience.ski hard in the morning and retire for a meter high beer and a very tasty crab ramen.

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27 reviews 27 reviews
30 helpful votes 30 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 16, 2015

The free shuttle took us here from our hostel so the transport is very convenient. It's a one stop shop for ski activities. They also had lessons available and gears for purchase and rental. My cousins enjoyed the tubing activity since we don't really ski. They also have this huge restaurant with glass windows so you can see or watch... More 

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Edmonton, Canada
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21 reviews 21 reviews
4 attraction reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 8, 2015

As someone with intermediate skiing skills, I really enjoyed the Hanazono area because it was less crowded, and had slightly more relaxed green runs than the Hirafu area. The lifts were quick and often had no lines to wait in, even when Hirafu was packed. It seemed that they had lots to do for kids as well. I found the... More 

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Perth, Australia
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33 reviews 33 reviews
18 attraction reviews
10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 24, 2015

The Hanazono runs were brilliant. Away from the busy Hirafu area, you can sometimes find yourself owning an entire run. The part of the Hanazono resort area is definitely the views!! Absolutely breathtaking!

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3 reviews 3 reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 21, 2015

As a complete newbie to snowsports, I found this place extremely beginner- friendly. Took 3 full days of lessons from NISS - they were great. Rented from Niseko Sports at Hanazono 308 - which provides the facilities to lock your skis+poles at the centre. If one is into a quiet holiday and early night after a day of skiing, staying... More 

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Hong Kong, China
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4 reviews 4 reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 17, 2015

The green runs at Hanazono are wide and there are quite a few options to choose from. My friends who just learnt to snowboard found Hanazono to be the most beginner-friendly slope. Doesn't offer too much of a challenge for advanced boarders though.

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Perth, Australia
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46 reviews 46 reviews
13 attraction reviews
37 helpful votes 37 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 16, 2015

Since we were a party of eight, 6 of whom had never skied in their lives we headed out to Hanazono our first day in Niseko. We had a van at our disposal so getting there was 15 minute ride. Hanazono has the bunny slopes and Conveyor mats starting with very easy to a medium short slope and Conveyor of... More 

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Barnstaple, England, United Kingdom
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120 reviews 120 reviews
25 attraction reviews
68 helpful votes 68 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed March 16, 2015

The nixesko ski area can easily be accessed from here. Mountain restaurants are easily accessed. Lacks some challenging terrain,

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59 attraction reviews
80 helpful votes 80 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 12, 2015 via mobile

Crab ramen I unforgetful after tiring day of skiing,awesome! Ring the bell as a good luck tradition,sweet! The rest is history, one of the most variety mountain slope in niseko definitely, many black and red slope too for those wanting a more challenging ski trip ! Don't miss these place out! Easily accessible by shuttle bus even if u stay... More 

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Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia
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9 reviews 9 reviews
4 attraction reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 11, 2015

We did all our beginner ski lessons here and it has 3 magic carpets in the beginner areas. The beginner slopes are steeper than those in Niseko Village, and the longer magic carpet kept stalling and stopping, and took ages to reach the top. Aside from that the snow here was wonderful and the kids had fun playing at the... More 

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