A year-round mountain retreat
❆ World-class Powder Skiing on your doorstep in winter
❆ Summer Hokkaido adventures & escape
❆ Yoga Retreats, English Language & Activity Camps…
New for the 2019/2020 winter season, the Skilas Japan team is proud to present The Skilas Kiroro Ski Lodge. Conveniently located just a stone’s throw from Kiroro Ski Resort, the lodge comprises of 5 bedrooms each with their own en-suite bathrooms, a spacious living room with bar, TV, fireplace and a Japanese-style bath / onsen area. Based in Hokkaido’s snowiest valley and in a tranquil setting right beside the Yoichi river, it provides groups of 6 to 10 guests with a comfortable and social environment in which to relax and recount the best moments of the day’s powder adventures. We are located at the very heart of Japow; it is the perfect place for those seeking the deepest powder skiing experience!
The Skilas Kiroro is currently undergoing renovation.
Completion: Autumn 2019
Opening Date: Saturday 23 November 2019
❆ Ideal base for powder skiing tours: right next to Kiroro Resort and with Niseko, Rusutsu, Sapporo Kokusai, Sapporo Teine all within 1 hour drive. Great options for back-country skiing on the doorstep too!
❆ Share your day’s snow-filled adventures with your group in our spacious underfloor-heated lodge lounge: watch your ski exploits on TV, relax in front of the fire, grab a drink from the bar or give your muscles a soak in the Japanese bath.
❆ Perfect for groups of 6-10, featuring 5 bedrooms all with en-suite bathrooms.
❆ During the winter, choose Your Ultimate Japan Ski Tour according to your needs (fully guided expert powder tours, improver guided tours, beginner instructed tours, snow&sightseeing tours…). We take care of you from start to finish!
❆ In the summer, get away from the heat and enjoy Hokkaido’s fresh air & beautiful nature. Go fishing on-site for rainbow trout and other Japanese varieties in our own stretch of the Yoichi river. Head to the hills for some hiking, or to the sea for some fresh seafood. Join our yoga retreats to get away from your busy life and recharge. Action and adventure, peace and relaxation – your choice.
❆ A great location for sightseeing (Otaru Canal, Yoichi, Shakotan peninsula), hiking (Mt. Yotei, Yoichidake, local trails), volcanic onsen hot springs (Asari, Akaigawa), fruit picking (Niki), fishing, mountain biking, canoeing and much more…
Location (driving times):
❆ 10 minutes from Kiroro Ski Resort (open end-November – mid-May)
❆ Within 1 hour of the region’s best ski resorts:
Kiroro – 10 mins
Niseko – 40 mins
Asari – 40 mins
Sapporo Kokusai – 50 mins
Rusutsu – 1hr
Sapporo Teine – 1 hr
Iwanai Catskiing – 1 hr
❆ Back-country skiing on your doorstep!
❆ 30 minutes from Otaru (canal)
❆ 30 minutes from Yoichi (whiskey distillery)
❆ 45 minutes from Shakotan Peninsula (sightseeing)
❆ 1 hour from Sapporo City (Snow Festival, sightseeing)
– Winter Activities –
❆ Skiing (resort, side-country, off-piste)
❆ Backcountry Skiing
❆ Snow fun
❆ Winter Sightseeing
❆ Onsen / Hot Springs
❆ Japanese culture & food
– Summer Activities –
❆ Yoga Retreat
❆ English Activity Camp
❆ Mountain Biking
❆ Japanese culture & food
– The Skilas Kiroro Lodge Bookings –
For more information about our Japan ski tours that include a stay in The Skilas Kiroro, visit:
For summer booking requests, please email firstname.lastname@example.org.