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Rusutsu Resort Ski

Open Now: 9:00 AM - 5:00 PM
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Powder snow and Never crowded.

The main reason why I go to Rusutsu resort is to ski. It has In and out skiing(It means you can go... read more

Reviewed July 31, 2018
Justin L
Great snow and excellent open spaces.

Trees and open spaces with more powder than you can cope with. We had a blast. It was great and we... read more

Reviewed July 6, 2018
Kiwi P
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13 Izumikawa, Rusutsu-mura, Abuta-gun 048-1711, Hokkaido
+81 136-46-3111
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Reviewed July 31, 2018

The main reason why I go to Rusutsu resort is to ski. It has In and out skiing(It means you can go to the slopes just outside the door instead of hiking all the way), Resting places with food always there for you at the...More

4  Thank Justin L
Reviewed July 6, 2018 via mobile

Trees and open spaces with more powder than you can cope with. We had a blast. It was great and we will be back.

Thank Kiwi P
Reviewed June 30, 2018

Incredible runs, not crowded at all. The piste are so wide and there are these great opportunities to tuck into the forest and do a few runs through the trees. Wonderful winter wonderland for any age and experience. We spent our entire time out on...More

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Reviewed May 21, 2018

If travelling to Japan especially with children you must visit this resort. The is a great deal of food choices. The rooms are fantastic. And the POWDER is absolutely 2nd to none. Love this place have been here three years in a row and have...More

1  Thank Natacha36
Reviewed May 5, 2018

Went to skiing at rusutsu on march 2016 and 2017 with my family. We had an excellent time. The resort is well laid out and is perfect for intermediates. One drawback for beginners is that there are not a lot of beginner slopes and the...More

1  Thank Ramon L
Reviewed April 30, 2018

My first time learn how to ski... Amazing place with large and nice snow. Affordable price with good hotel

Thank MrJ0ck0
Reviewed April 9, 2018 via mobile

Fantastic powder snow, lovely views of Mount Yotei and Lake Toya. Great ski lifts. There is a great ski school. They were so helpful and the ski instructors are world class. We visited 3 times in 3 montths!

2  Thank capykyu
Reviewed March 20, 2018

This is the third ski resort i have been after Kiroro and Tomamu. It offers a lot of attraction including mary go round, interesting photo taking spots, arcades and shops etc. It is just too spread out! from one place to another will take you...More

2  Thank myprettie
Reviewed March 13, 2018

It was our first Hokkaido ski experience and we had a great time. Mornings seemed to have better weather in January, but be sure to dress warmly, it gets freezing! The powder is unbelievable but I'm not enough of a good skier to appreciate it!...More

3  Thank tipsfromatraveller
Reviewed March 8, 2018

When we visited for the day, only one mountain was open. However the snow was excellent . We paid a bit more to sit in the K Lounge at Mt East as the resturant was utilitarian and the good did not look appetising.

Thank Cassie R
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January 27, 2018|
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Response from RusutsuResort | Property representative |
Thank you for your inquiry. For skiers those who stay at accommodations outside Rusutsu Resort, coin-operated lockers are available inside our hotels. However, space of lockers may not be enough depending on the size of... More
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May 21, 2017|
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Response from Alexandra S | Reviewed this property |
Lift tickets are about $60USD per day. Equipment rental I think was rather expensive, don't recall how much. Ski lessons are fantastic. All instructors are UK, Australia, Europe and all speak English. All perfectly safe and... More
March 17, 2017|
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Response from RusutsuResort | Property representative |
Dear JoyceKPT, Thank you for your inquiry. We may say the best powder season would be from late December to late January though it depends on the weather condition in each year. You could experience superfine powder snow... More
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