Niseko Grand Hirafu Ski Area is the largest one in Hokkaido and called St. Moritz of the East. Niseko Prince Hotel Hirafutei is conveniently located halfway on the hill just a few minutes walk from the lift, that it, ski/in, ski/out location in the village. Hirafutei has several types of hot spring bath and 62 rooms have private open-air hot spring bath. Open-air bath presents splendid views of Mt. Yotei and Mt. Annupuri. It is Ideal for hiking and tennis in summer.
15 minutes by taxi from JR Kutchan Station. 15 minutes on bus from JR Kutchan Station bound for Hrafu Ski-jo and 3 minures walk.