Star Rating: * * * * Plus
The Ki Niseko is one of Niseko’s signature hotels located in a fantastic slopeside location in Upper Hirafu Village. The Ki Niseko offers true ski-in/ski-out convenience as it’s located next to the Gondola at Niseko Hirafu. This impressive full service hotel effortlessly combines alpine charm with modern Japanese sophistication.
The Ki Niseko is located on the lower slopes of Hirafu and offers one of the best slopeside locations in Niseko. The handy second floor entrance provides doorstep access from the hotel to the slopes and the high speed Hirafu Gondola is less than 100 metres from the hotel.
The hotel has a wide range of facilities including a Spa, Onsens, baths, saunas and plunge pools. There also a couple of private family Onsens available (reservations required).
Hotel amenities also include an on-site restaurant. Dinner is fine dining with an emphasis on local produce. Guests are encouraged to sample and share the high end Japanese cuisine whilst enjoying the stunning views of Mount Yotei from the restaurant. There is also a café and bar which offers coffee, beer, cocktails and a selection of snacks. Buffet breakfasts are available at the restaurant and breakfast includes the choice of both western and Japanese selections.
The hotel has a range of rooms available ranging from a standard hotel room to 2 bedroom suites. Hotel rooms feature one king or two twin beds. Suites have separate bedrooms, lounge, dining rooms, fully equipped kitchens plus one bathroom per bedroom. All rooms include complimentary wi-fi. You can also upgrade to rooms with stunning views of Mount Yotei.
This luxury boutique hotel has all the amenities you would expect from a 4*plus hotel, including a ski valet service and a complimentary skier shuttle to take you into lower Hirafu village.
The Ki Niseko won the accolade of being Japan’s best ski boutique hotel in the 2018 World Ski Awards.