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Ski School - Hanazono Area

Hanazono located only 15 minutes away from Hirafu by car offers a fantastic opportunity to improve your skill in a less crowded area. You can either ski across from Hirafu or catch the Hanazono Shuttle Bus, which operates between Hirafu and Hanazono every 20 mins between 7:50am and 5:10pm. Grand Hirafu lift tickets automatically allows you to access the Hanazono Area.

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Adult Private Lessons - (Ski or Board)

Course Lesson Time Price
Niseko Classic 6 hours with a flexible start time (08:30-10:00) ¥60,000
Niseko Morning 08:30-12:30 ¥50,000
Private Lesson AM 10:00-12:30 ¥35,000
Private Lesson PM 13:30-16:00 ¥30,000
  • 10% surcharge will be added to each private lesson during following dates: 15 Dec 2019 – 4 Jan 2019, 19 Jan 2020 – 1 Feb 2020 (inclusive)
  • Private Lesson AM only available in Hanazono during the following dates: 15 Dec 2019 – 4 Jan 2019, 19 Jan 2020 – 1 Feb 2020 (inclusive)
  • Maximum 6 students in your lesson.
  • Niseko Classic is a 6 continuous hours lesson, including all breaks
  • For best use of the lesson, guests should be prepared with full ski and rental equipment including lift tickets before starting time.
  • Meeting place: Outside the Hanazono 308 building, at the lesson flags
  • Ski school: NISS (Niseko International Snowsports School)

Adult Group Lessons - (Ski or Board)

Price
Course Lesson Time 1 Day 2 Days 3 Days 4 Days 5 Days Extra Days
Half Day (2.5 hours) 10:00 – 12:30 ¥16,000 ¥30,000 ¥42,000 ¥54,000 ¥64,000 ¥12,000
Full Day (5.5 hours) 10:00 – 15:30 ¥18,000 ¥34,000 ¥48,000 ¥62,000 ¥74,000 ¥14,000
Beginner’s Package* (5.5 hours) 10:00 – 15:30 ¥20,000 ¥40,000 ¥60,000 N/A N/A N/A
  • Maximum 5 students in a group.
  • Age: 15 and over
  • Full Day lessons include a 1-hour lunch break. Lunch is not included.
  • Extra Day rate is only available after a 2 or more multi-day package purchase
  • Guests must be prepared for the lesson with full ski and rental equipment including lift tickets before starting time.
  • Meeting place: Outside the Hanazono 308 building, at the lesson flags at 9.45am.
  • Ski school: NISS (Niseko International Snowsports School).

Children Group Lessons - Yuki 7-14 years - (Ski or Snowboard)

Price
Course Lesson Time 1 Day 2 Days 3 Days 4 Days 5 Days Extra Days
Yuki Full Day (5.5 hours) 10:00 – 15:30 ¥18,000 ¥34,000 ¥48,000 ¥62,000 ¥74,000 ¥14,000
Yuki Beginner’s Package* (5.5 hours) 10:00 – 15:30 ¥20,000 ¥40,000 ¥60,000 N/A N/A N/A

Children Group Lessons - Tic-Tac 3-6 years - (Ski only)

Price
Course Lesson Time 1 Day 2 Days 3 Days 4 Days 5 Days Extra Days
Tic Tac Full Day (5.5 hours) 10:00 – 15:30 ¥18,000 ¥34,000 ¥48,000 ¥62,000 ¥74,000 ¥14,000
Tic Tac Beginner’s Package* (5.5 hours) 10:00 – 15:30 ¥20,000 ¥40,000 ¥60,000 N/A N/A N/A
  • Ski school: NISS (Niseko International Snowsports School).
  • Maximum 5 students in Tic Tac Lessons and 7 in Yuki Lessons.
  • Warm lunch is included
  • Extra Day rate is only available after a 2 or more multi-day package purchase
  • Guests must be prepared for the lesson with full ski and rental equipment including lift tickets before starting time.
  • Hirafu meeting place: NISS Hirafu office across the road from Alpen Ridge Hotel between 8.30 and 9.15am. Pick up after lesson: 3:45pm at NISS Hirafu office.
  • Hanazono meeting place: Outside the Hanazono 308 building, at the lesson flags at 9:45am. Pick up after lesson: 3:30pm at Niss Hanazono.
  • Parents who want to join their child’s lesson should enquire with our staff.

*Beginner's Package

  • Lessons will begin from Level 1
  • Includes 1 full day rental of Mid-Range skis and poles/board, boots, helmet, jacket and pants provided by Niseko Sports
  • Maximum of 3 days.

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Ski and Snowboard Lesson - Booking Form (Hanazono Area)