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Furano Ski Resort

Closed Now: 8:30 AM - 4:30 PM
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Some of the best snow in the world

I have been to bigger resorts in Japan and Europe, however I have not visited many resorts over the... read more

Reviewed 6 days ago
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Ituka-furano-e is the best Inn to stay at in Furano.

Simply amazing Inn to stay at in Furano. Just out of town, with the absolute best homemade food... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
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Furano is the northernmost Prince Snow Resorts. The ski resort consists of 2 zones, Furano and Kitanomine, which have 23 trails in total. You can reach the summit directly by a 101 passenger Furano Ropeway and see a great view of the Daisetsu...more
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Nakagoryo, Furano 076-0016, Hokkaido
+81 167-22-1111
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Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

I have been to bigger resorts in Japan and Europe, however I have not visited many resorts over the last four decades where the snow is better. Fresh powder, light and fluffy, with regular snowfall and not the icy winds Niseko can get. If you...More

Date of experience: January 2019
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Simply amazing Inn to stay at in Furano. Just out of town, with the absolute best homemade food ever. We highly recommend staying there.

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank geoffhopkins60
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Chosen to come here to avoid the crowd with certain expectations that not all Facilities will be open during this time in Dec. True enough, the snowfall was not sufficient to even open up the Prince Romance chair lift beside the New Prince hotel except...More

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank andyt966
Reviewed 14 December 2018 via mobile

We came a bit early this year, so some courses are not open yet, but it never stops us having fun at all! Ropeway and chair lift is open, snow condition is good. The staff here worked at night to get ready the course, very...More

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank lilicai
Reviewed 8 September 2018

One of my favourite place to snowboard, snow is fine and pow wow! Slopes were easy to navigate with picturesque breathtaking views! Would revisit again!

Date of experience: January 2018
Thank amandacsm
Reviewed 21 May 2018 via mobile

Wow! True powder snow 4 out of 5 days. Sun breaks daily AND new snow daily!! Yes, to off piste! Rental skis/boards were good quality but ski edges really needed tuning! Everyone on site too busy to tune. There were some independents but didn’t want...More

Date of experience: February 2018
1  Thank TrippySkier
Reviewed 12 March 2018

Furano has some great skiing and free of may of the western influencers but its coming. Skiing over on eth Panorama side is tops with some perfect off piste skiing through the boundary fences. It lacks on mountain food places except the one but just...More

Date of experience: February 2018
1  Thank PHDSydney_Australia
Reviewed 9 March 2018

Have visited this resort over 2 visits to Hokkaido. What a great resort! It's not a large and there aren't many places that are super steep, but you cannot beat the quality of snow! Light and fluffy! Upper lifts provide access to some great runs...More

Date of experience: February 2018
2  Thank ITravelToEatGoodFood
Reviewed 1 March 2018

This is not a mega European resort. Small number of lifts and pistes. However the area is about powder skiing and in this respect it is fantastic. We just had so much snow that refilled day and night. It does not get tracked out because...More

Date of experience: February 2018
1  Thank william g
Reviewed 27 February 2018

Huge amounts of snow, rent skis from 'good sports' opposite the gondola station, much better quality and cheaper than the resort shop, small and friendly.

Date of experience: February 2018
2  Thank XdaveX
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15 January 2019|
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Response from geoffhopkins60 | Reviewed this property |
Ok - I have a couple of suggestions. They have a ski school on the slopes at the Furano resorts, and there are plenty of wide runs, with gentle slopes to practice on. We stayed over Xmas New Year, consequently staying at the... More
29 November 2018|
Response from Stay810942 | Property representative |
Thank you for your inquiry. it depends on a rental and the quality of the rental, whole day pass with rental includes everything would cost 15,000 yen approximately. come see our web page for the detail! Sincerely, Prince... More
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19 November 2018|
Response from TrippySkier | Reviewed this property |
Yes, the hotel that you stay at should have lockers, separate from your room, to store your gear. Have a great time!