Private Lessons

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    Private programs tailored to you, for fast improvement and a more personalized lesson style.

    Ki Niseko's preferred partner, GoSnow, is the resort's official international ski and snowboard school. GoSnow benefits from the best location in the village at the base of Hirafu Gondola, just a stone's throw away from Ki Niseko.

    Private Lessons are tailored uniquely to your needs, receive one-on-one instructor attention or make a group of up to 6 guests of the same/similar age and ability level.

    • Full Day and AM private lessons can choose a flexible start time.
    • Private lessons start at Gondola Base.
    • Instructor can meet you at Ki Niseko Ski Valet.
    • Priority lift access to the Hirafu Gondola, Holiday Pair, Ace Quad (Center Four) and Ace Family Pair lifts.

    Lessons are available from 3 December 2022 to 15 April 2023.

    Lesson TypeDurationStart TimePrice (3 Dec 2022-16 Dec 2022)Price (17 Dec 2022-28 Feb 2023)Price (1 Mar 2023-15 Apr 2023)
    Full Day Private6 hours9:00am*¥67,000¥75,000¥67,000
    AM Private4 hours9:00am*¥55,000¥61,000¥55,000
    PM Private2 hours1:30pm ¥25,000¥28,000¥25,000
    First Tracks Private1 hour8:30am¥16,000¥18,000¥16,000
    Twilight Private2 hours4:00pm-¥26,000¥23,000

    *Flexible start time between 8:30am to 10:00am for Full Day private lessons and 8:30am to 9:00am for AM private lessons

    Twilight Private

    • Open 17th December - 19th March however due to lift operations, this will be available on the Ace Quad Lift #2 (Center 4) chairlift. Night skiing will not be available at the Gondola or Family Base
    • Twilight private lessons start at outside .Base.
    • Twilight private lessons are only available for Novice level and above.

    Private Groups: All participants must be of the same or similar age and ability level, and must be on the same equipment (either ski or snowboard).

    Family Privates are a great experience day to spend time with your family in the snow. If you would like to book a family private, it is best to talk to our team.

    Ability Level: Private lessons are tailored to your needs. Advising GoSnow of your ability level in advance allows the most suitable instructor to be allocated to achieve your goals.

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  • Terms
    • This booking service is exclusive to Ki Niseko accommodation guests.
    • Bookings must be made at least 72 hours in advance.
    • Equipment rental is not included in the lesson price and must be arranged separately.
    • Lift tickets are obligatory and are not included in the lesson price. They are required for all lifts including the magic carpets.
    • Please arrive with your snowsports gear on and lift ticket ready to use.
    • Minimum age of participation is 3 years old.
    • Payment for Concierge bookings is due 7 days prior to check-in. We reserve the right to cancel without notice any unpaid service by this due date.
    • Cancellation 7days or more from the lesson a full refund will be given.
    • Cancellation 48 hours to 7days prior to lesson will incur a 20% cancellation charge.
    • Will incur a 100% cancellation charge if cancelled within 48 hours of the lesson.
    • Cancellation includes changes that reduce the overall value of the booking and no shows.
    • All bookings are covered by GoSnow's general terms and conditions which can be found here.