Where can I learn to ski in Niseko

5 Feb 2019 8:09 PM

learning to ski and snow board in Niseko Japan

Where is the best place to learn how to ski or snow board in Niseko Japan?

If you are planning on learning to ski or snowboard Niseko Japan is the perfect place to do this.

Centrally located to most of Asia, a short flight and you are in Asia’s premier ski destination. Niseko Japan the powder capital of the world. What more could you wish for than to be in one of the most famous ski destinations in the world and learning to ski with in a few short hours of leaving your home country?

We all know that people come from all around the globe for the deep powder snow but there is a lot more on offer here in Niseko. It is the ideal location to learn how to ski with an abundance of beginner runs and fantastic ski schools dedicated to helping you learn and enjoy this great sport of skiing or snowboarding.

With this in mind Freeride Lodge Niseko has teamed up with a ski school to bring you the ultimate Intro to Snow Beginner’s Base Camp, running for the month of March and early December. This camp is dedicated to for first timers to the snow. A great introduction where you will be surrounded and supported by likeminded people.

 The 3-night 4-day camps are you best option to learn how to ski or snowboard in a comfortable, safe and fun environment. Our cosy ski accommodation Freeride Lodge Niseko will have you feeling at home from the moment you arrive with our friendly staff and comfortable lodging at the base of the Niseko mountains. We have comfortable female and male dorm rooms, include breakfast every morning, and 2 dinners during your stay. The ultimate ski accommodation to connect with like minded people learning to ski.

 Our skilled instructors will guide you through everything you need to know about the snow. From walking in the snow, building your first snowman, skiing or snowboarding. Safely getting on and off the lifts and enjoying your time in the snow. The group activities will have you all busy learning how to ski or snowboard meeting new friends and having the snow holiday of your lifetime.

We take care of everything in Niseko Intro to Snow Beginner’s Base Camp, from the time you arrive you will be with friends and experienced snow guides, weather you are travelling solo or with a group we cater for you. A great all-inclusive introduction to the snow which includes learning to ski or snowboard, all of your snow cloths rentals, onsen tours, group dinners, free time, fun activities such as snowman building competition, snow ball fights and plenty of photo opportunities at the famous Niseko ski resort. All you have to do is get here.

here is what our package includes

Niseko Beginners Base Camp – The ultimate intro to snow

 Niseko- Japan March 2019


Come and learn to ski in Asia’s ultimate ski destination Niseko Japan

3 night/4 days camp for people who want to learn to ski

An ideal first timers’ introduction to the snow

Price 78000 yen included 8% sales tax



Come and join like-minded people at our Niseko Intro to Snow Beginners Base Camp

Learn how to ski in a safe and fun environment

 At our beginner’s camp we will make sure you are in the know about everything snow. By the end of the 3 days you will be able to ski and would have met some new friends from around the globe and be inspired to return again and build on your ski skill.

No need to feel uncomfortable this camp is designed for complete beginner’s, people like you who have never even seen the snow or skied.

You will be among friends the camp has up to 20 complete beginner’s all staying in the one friendly lodge where you can relax and share your experience with likeminded people.

 In all the ski lesson everyone will be at the same level so you will all be learning and having fun together.

We have separate male and female  4-person dorm rooms or private 2-person rooms if you prefer (extra cost)


Camp dates MARCH 2019 1-4,  4-7, 7-10, 10-13, 13-16

Day one

Arrival day

Transfers to the lodge from CTS please book your bus transfer through this link as we will be having people come from all over the world on different flights (room boss link) Try and book your flight so you arrive before 3pm as the transfer from the airport take approx. 3 hours. Check in to rooms

We would love it if everyone could arrive at the lodge before 7.30pm so you can all join us for the fun welcome dinner and intro to snow talk to get you all prepared for the snow and your skiing adventure in the morning.

We will welcome you to the lodge with a welcome drink and fun dinner party at our famous Mexican Restaurant, The Mexican Mule where you will meet all the camp attendees enjoy some fabulous food and get to know your fellow camp mates. 

Day 2

7am -8.30 am we have breakfast in the lodge

 8.30 am you ski hire gear will be delivered and we will help you all get fitted in to your new equipment

10.00 am transfer you to your first lesson

10.30 Your lesson begins

12.30 lunch at your expense on the mountain

1.15 back to the lessons

3.30 lesson finishes

We transfer you straight to the onsen a traditional Japanese hot spring the perfect way to relax and unwind

5pm transfer back to the lodge so you can relax and chat before we go to our group dinner

We have our snow man building competition before we go to dinner great prizes to be won and a fun way to enjoy the snow

6.30 pm Dinner at an exclusive Japanese izakaya where you will enjoy some traditional Japanese foods and sake

8.30pm a short walk through the snow back to the lodge where you can enjoy a few drinks in the bar or have an early night and be fresh for your next morning on snow



5pm After your onsen we take you back to the lodge where you have a free night to go and explore the party town of Hirafu.

We have free toboggan’s if you feel like you have not had enough time on the snow


Day 4 last day departure day

7am – 9am breakfast at the lodge

We provide transfers to your bus or train for your departure you are welcome to stay at the lodge or venture out to the close by milk Kobo for cheese tarts or the famous shou pastry’s and ice cream.

Or if you have time get another day in sking (not included)

 We return all your ski gear for you



Lodging 3 nights accommodation in a dorm room

3 Breakfast

2 dinners

Ski rental

Jacket and pant and boot goggles, glove and beanie rental

2 onsen transport tour (not included cost of onsen approx. 1000 yen)

2 full day ski lessons

Free transfer to and from the lodge on arrival a departure to Hilton  Niseko Village or Niseko train station

10% off any further accommodation booked with us

12 point ski lift pass


Not included

Helmet hire


Airport shuttle bus from airport to Niseko approx. 8000 Yen

Contact details

For all booking please email info@freerideniseko.com

Visit our accommodation website www.freeridelodgeniseko.com for more information on accommodation


Come and join us for the best way to learn how to ski or snowboard in Niseko Japan.

Email us for more details info@freerideniseko.com