Furano is one of Japan’s most famous ski resorts, situated in the middle of Hokkaido, Furano benefits from Siberian storm systems that pass over the Sea of Japan.  After a big snow fall there is often untracked powder for days. The ski area is made up of two zones, the Kitanomine Zone and the Furano Zone. Both areas have a variety of accommodation options, developed amenities and services.  The town of Furano is only a short shuttle bus ride away from both zones. Both the town and resort provide adequate comforts and home to a wide array of restaurants and bars and all the services you would expect to find in a town,  including the ability to cater to English speaking guest, without losing the essence of Japan.



New Furano Prince Hotel

The New Furano Prince Hotel is ideally located just a 10 minute drive from Furano Town, a quiet location right at the base of the Furano zone ski runs and enveloped by natural beauty. Western style guest rooms, facilities include Onsen hot springs, restaurant, bar and easy access to Furano Ropeway.

Furano Prince Hotel

Ideally situated in Furano town offering easy access to the main attractions, Furano Ski Resort (Kitanomine Zone), and Wind Garden. A relaxing resort hotel with comfort offers first rate hotel services, amenities, bath facilities and a brand new interior.

North Country Inn

North Country Inn has the perfect mix of Japanese tradition and Western comfort and convenience. The accommodation is affordable, comfortable and cosy, the dining excellent serving delicious seasonal menus and the staff friendly and welcoming.

Tsuru Apartments

These luxury spacious western style apartments complete with full kitchen facilities are ideal for families and groups. Just 300 metres from the Furano ski slopes, and close to all amenities. Skiing lessons and barbecue facilities are available on request and a convenience store and ski equipment rentals are just a short walk away.

Pension Furanui

A European style lodge offering quality accommodation is a few minutes’ walk or serviced by a regular shuttle to the ski hill. Pension Furanui offers guests a very relaxed and homely experience. The hotel offers many unique recreational opportunities with its own small Onsen hot spring and all rooms come complete with private western style bathrooms.

Hotel Bellhills

Hotel Bellhills offers quality accommodation and great service. Only a 5-minute walk from Furano Ski Resort Kitanomine Zone, guests can enjoy easy access to all that the city and resort has to offer. All guest accommodation features thoughtful amenities to ensure a sense of comfort, complete with hotel spa and an array of restaurants.

Access information

From Chitose Airport/Sapporo

By bus

Regular bus services to Furano operate from New Chitose and Sapporo by Hokkaido Resortliner and Chuo Bus. Travel time is approx. 3 hours. Reservations are required.

By Train

Access to Furano resort by train from New Chitose Airport via Sapporo operate on a regular basis. They will be change train required at Takikawa station. Travel time is approx. 3 hours.

From Asajikawa Airport

Between Asahikawa Airport and Furano ski resort connect by The “Lavender Go” bus. The bus travels via Asahikawa Zoo via Furano town and takes approx. 1 hour.

Private Transfer is aslo available between Furano and various resort and town in Hokkaido.

Above fees and schedules are subject to change.