4 reasons to go skiing in Tomamu in Hokkaido

18 Nov 2016 in On The Move

For an active sports holiday or a relaxing break, Tomamu has all the key ingredients for a memorable stay...


Tomamu ranks amongst the best places for skiing in Japan. Located on the island of Hokkaido, to the north of the main island of Honshu, this resort combines many advantages.

1 – The ski area extends across two mountains and offers numerous runs, suitable both for beginners and for experienced skiers. Unusual feature for the Japanese ski resorts: the slopes are lined with trees, giving your run a unique charm!

Ski in Hokkaido

2 – There are many great activities, such as snowmobiling, snow rafting, cross country skiing, kite skiing, dog sledding trail, etc. Lessons are available for beginners, and also for those wishing to learn snowboarding. There is also a snow park for the children where they can practise and have fun.

Hokkaido ski resorts

3 – Hoshino Resorts Tomamu, situated directly on the slopes, is surrounded by numerous attractions adding enjoyment to guests during their stay. A shuttle service is provided to ease access to the large indoor wave pool, the hot baths, the spa, or one of the resort’s many restaurants.

Hoshino Resorts Tomamu ice village

4 – At night, the ice village is illuminated and makes a good destination for family excursions. The domes, made from snow and ice, contain bars, restaurants and even a chapel where weddings are celebrated. This is a very impressive place for visitors of all ages!

Hoshino Resorts Tomamu



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