The Grand Hirafu village is a cultural mountain paradise located on Japan’s north island of Hokkaido. Internationally recognized for amazing snowfalls, great skiing, snowboarding and a long winter season, Hirafu is truly a unique ski town. Offering the most options for accommodation, restaurants and nightlife, Hirafu village is the main hub for the Niseko United resort area and the place to stay! Enjoy world class dining, relaxing onsen, bars and events throughout the winter season.
The Niseko United ski and snowboard area is built around the natural terrain and beauty that attracts snowboarders and skiers here from all over the world every year. The consistant winds from Siberia meet the moisture over the sea of Japan producing an average of 14 meters of powder every season. Unique with it’s low altitude dry powder at 8% moisture content, Niseko’s snow is something you must experience under your skis or snowboard!
Hiking, biking, golfing, climbing, rafting, fishing or relaxing in the warm waters of our onsens, a summer holiday in Niseko has activites for everyone. Hokkaido’s perfect spring, summer and autumn temperatures with low humidity keep it comfortable for all who visit. With Mt. Yotei towering over the area and the Shiribetsu river twisting through the flourishing landscape, the stunning scenery of Niseko makes this place an unforgetable year round destination. Relax and take in the unique cultural experience that our Niseko world class resort has to offer.