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See what makes Rusutsu such a special winter destination!

Thinking about where to spend your winter holiday can be tricky, however with abundant powder snow, breath-taking scenery and world-class facilities, Rusutsu Resort is a destination not to be missed.

Here even more great reasons to choose Rusutsu.

Easy Access

Getting to Rusutsu is simple and easy with the regular shuttle bus service. It’s only a quick 90 minute journey from New Chitose Airport or Sapporo city centre. This allows you to maximise your time and start you holiday. A direct daily bus service to the Niseko area also helps to ensure twin centre holidays are simple and painless.

Perfect Powder Snow

Rusutsu is a heaven for powder lovers receiving over 14 meters of snow annually, if you like deep, light powder snow Rusutsu could be the perfect destination. Located in western Hokkaido close to the sea, Rusutsu Resort receives a large amount of super light powder snow. A progressive off-piste policy, large ski area and relatively few people mean it’s always easy to secure fresh tracks.

Long, wide, empty trails

3 unique mountains, interconnected by a gondolas provide 37 exciting trails to explore. Our long, wide, empty trails are perfect to entice both beginners and professionals. Guests can get more from their day with our fantastic night skiing options, available daily until 20:45!

The ultimate place to learn

The perfect destination for your first winter holiday with soft powder snow, gentle uncrowded trails and beautiful woodland scenery. Dedicated international ski and snowboard instructors and a special Kids School will ensure all guests have a fun winter experience and quickly improve. The purpose built resort makes life easy with beginner trails, rental stores, lockers all conveniently located close the ski-in/ski-out accommodation for a hassle free experience.

Modern Lift System & Extensive Terrain

The modern lift system will keep you warm, dry and ensure you spend your day enjoying the snow not waiting in line. The Lift system can carry over 30,000 people per hour to provide quick, efficient access to Hokkaido’s single largest resort. The majority of the lifts are covered to make more enjoyable experience and a state of the art electronic lift ticket system makes for quicker hands free access.

Winter Paradise

You don’t have to ski or snowboard to enjoy winter in Rusutsu, we have a variety of fun winter activities, perfect for the whole family. From exciting snowmobiles to ice fishing. Or simply relax in the luxurious hotels and enjoy the stunning winter scenery and facilities.

Vibrant Resort

Enjoy a wide variety of attractions and amenities while staying at Rusutsu which will be sure to keep everyone entertained. The resort is packed with restaurants, shops, facilities and attractions designed to make you smile and ensure a memorable stay.