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Niseko Prince Hotel Hirafutei

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Reviewed 2 days ago NEWvia mobile

Was a bit of a splurge as we got the room with a private onsen.. Room was traditional style but with Western beds. Loved the convenience of being on the slopes, and the huge buffet breakfast in the morning. Rooms were spotlessly cleaned every day, with a selection of kimonos and Japanese style PJs provided. Would highly recommended this place.

Thank Generation_live
Little India, Singapore
Reviewed 6 days ago NEWvia mobile

This is an institution at Hirafu hence their name Hirafutei (tei=亭) or place for a rest. Onsen is definitely the resting place for plenty of weary snow bunnies and long distance travelers. Highly recommend the rooms with private onsen with a view to the Hirafu ACE slopes.

Thank kacewong
Reviewed 1 week ago NEWvia mobile

Not our first time staying at Hirafutei, and it has been good as I remembered as a kid. The hotel is quite old I think but they managed to keep everything quite clean, the rooms are well equipped and everything works without a problem. I guess the few things I really love about this hotel are: 1. It is relatively...

Thank Angie C
Singapore, Singapore
Reviewed 1 week ago

Booked a room with private onsen due to large tattoo on my back that doesn't allow me in pubic onsens. Got a bus from CTS Airport right to Hirafu Welcome Centre, which was about 2-300m away from the hotel. Location was great! Right next to BangBang if you're familiar with Hirafu. That means it's pretty much close to everything -...

Thank Peruvia L
Singapore, Singapore
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I've only tried the Onsen in this Hotel but its a pretty good one with different baths, cold one and laying down one....and a sauna which is good after a day skiing in the cold...can be really crowded and not the cleanest one i've been.

Thank jennywangsing
Singapore, Singapore
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This was our 1st time staying in Hirafu and the 1st time staying in this hotel. We read (on tripadvisor) about the small rooms and were prepared for it (we stayed in the traditional Japanese room for 4, with no en-suite onsen). I suspect that this is the reason why several of my neighbours left some of their belongings in...

Thank sling678
Jakarta, Indonesia
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I find that the location of the hotel was quite good as everything was within walking distance. Quite a number of restaurants around the hotel. They have ski in and ski out for the hotel but we were booked by our agent to play at the Grand Hirafu ski which was 10-15 minutes walk. The room was quite small. but...

1Thank veronica r
Reviewed 15 December 2016

This is my first time in Niseko Prince hotel. When I checked in, I thought my room had the private onsen. Unfortunately it wasn't and I was sorely disappointed. According to the website, it boasts about the private onsen rooms and hence I was looking forward to my stay. So I tried to request for a onsen room and I...

3Thank Lawrence W
Singapore, Singapore
Reviewed 8 December 2016 via mobile

Family prefer to have private onsen hence we booked this hotel. You may book a coach with Hokkaido Resort Liner in advance to travel from Chitose Airport to Niseko Village. The bus will arrive at Grand Hirofu Welcome Center. The hotel in about 300m downhill from the drop off point. It is easy to access with big lug gauges on...

4Thank DesmondLim
Hong Kong, null, Hong Kong
Reviewed 18 August 2016

Great location not far walk from Hirafutei bus station and hotel located on the main street. I travelled with my son, so just two of us to Niseko Prince on 22 Dec 2015. Immediately we found out the hotel is bit old fashion and dated... couldn’t compliant much since it is relatively cheaper than all other around the location. But...

3Thank Raymond_DELAYNOMORE
hirafutei, Reservation at Niseko Prince Hotel Hirafutei, responded to this review

Thank you for your staying at our hotel. It was right that you pointed out our hotel was bit old. Our hotel was built as a hotspring Ryokan style. Our room style is typical hotspring Ryokan in Japan. First, we accepted only skiers from Hokkaido areas so that they dis not have big luggeges. Nowadays, the situation is changed. Our...

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  • Wheelchair Access
  • Ski-In / Ski-Out
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  • Smoking rooms available
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  • Refrigerator in room
  • Free Internet
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  • Self-Serve Laundry

Additional Information about Niseko Prince Hotel Hirafutei

Address: 204 Yamada, Abuta-gun, Kutchan-cho 044-0081, Hokkaido
Region: Japan > Hokkaido > Abuta-gun > Kutchan-cho
Price Range: RM850 - RM1,847 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3 star — Niseko Prince Hotel Hirafutei 3*
Number of rooms: 165
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Also Known As:
Prince Hotel Kutchan Cho
Niseko Prince Hotel Hirafutei Hokkaido, Japan - Kutchan-Cho
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“just be prepared for the small rooms”
  • room with 4 futons laid out (no space between each)
 of 5 bubbles sling678, 7 Jan 2017 | Read review
“prefer the japanese style rooms”
 of 5 bubbles 95veronicar, 1 Jan 2017 | Read review
“Do note not ALL rooms provide private onsen.”
 of 5 bubbles flyknight, 15 Dec 2016 | Read review
“Only 4 peoples room with reasonable space”
 of 5 bubbles Raymond_DELAYNOMORE, 17 Aug 2016 | Read review
“Ask for a western room if you dont want to sleep on the floor.”
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