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Rusutsu Resort

13 Izumikawa, Abuta-gun, Rusutsu-mura 048-1711, Hokkaido
+81 136-46-3111
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Great powdery snow and excellent ski school

Like food, ambience, runs, ski schools and friendly instructors. Dislike the limited coffee space... read more

Reviewed January 2, 2015
Alison Y
Superb and Interesting place!

My family and I had a great time there. The staff were nice and friendly (esp. those at the... read more

Reviewed September 1, 2014
Lee Hiah E
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  • Average10%
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13 Izumikawa, Abuta-gun, Rusutsu-mura 048-1711, Hokkaido
+81 136-46-3111
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Reviewed January 2, 2015

Like food, ambience, runs, ski schools and friendly instructors. Dislike the limited coffee space, long queues for most restaurants and lack of proper English instructions in the hotel.

Thank Alison Y
Reviewed September 1, 2014 via mobile

My family and I had a great time there. The staff were nice and friendly (esp. those at the outdoor activities) though they speak little English. We had a great time doing horseriding, rafting and swimming in the wave pool. Coincidently, we were the only...More

Thank Lee Hiah E
Reviewed January 2, 2014

The best ski resort among the great resorts in Hokkaido. Excellent facilities, no queue. Grand and luxury hotel with very good restaurants and services. You could also find budget hotels/lodges near the resort.

Thank Joseph T
Reviewed December 28, 2013 via mobile

Huge resort, plenty to see and do. Some if the are Merry go-round (Foc), indoor amusement park, onsen, shops & a wide variety of restaurants. Comes with a high costs, though. Room size, not very big but larger than most typical Japanese hotel rooms. I...More

Thank LikeToTravel3388
Reviewed February 25, 2013

ski trail is good pay shuttle bus to airport and designated hotels at sapporo city free shuttle bus to some location at sapporo city food is expensive

1  Thank av100fun
Reviewed January 18, 2013

good rooms in main hotel and family suites in the tower, all linked by a kitsch monorail because in summer there is an amusement park in winter there is snow! and an outdoor onsen to soak away the muscle aches

1  Thank kkkt
Reviewed December 13, 2012

Very nice scenery, very polite crew. Very good service.Besides skiing, it offers a small onsen and indoor swimming pool. just learned skiing, the beginner quad is just nice.

1  Thank Rachel C
Reviewed December 4, 2012

I travel to Rusutsu every year. it's a must. I've been hooked since the first time I got off the plane. There's just a different feeling as soon as you land in Hokkaido. I've been to world renowned resorts such as Whistler. I'm not going...More

1  Thank pipokun
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December 7, 2016|
Response from ルスツリゾート | Property representative |
Dear Kookeecrumble, Thank you for your inquiry about transportation between Lake Toya and Rusutsu Resort. As you know, there is bus service by "Donan Bus" available, and booking in advance directly to Donan Bus is... More
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November 22, 2016|
Response from WanderlustJournal | Reviewed this property |
Golden week is peak for Hokkaido as it's the cherry blossom season and most japanese would traveller up here for the cooler weather too. Generally the amusement park is really not very crowded, but like golden week can make... More
Villysia S
August 22, 2016|
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Response from Benjamin C | Reviewed this property |
there is a direct bus from Chitose Airport to Rusutsu - about 2 hours -very easy. There should be a link to the bus company on Rusutsu's web site. The snow should be sufficient by mid December. Rusutsu is great for kids... More