We're thrilled to announce the town of Kutchan, home to Ki Niseko and the famous Niseko-Hirafu ski area, has been ranked the Top 3 Destination in Japan by the world's largest travel site, Trip Advisor. Yes, that's right! Placed third behind ever-popular Japanese cities, Tokyo and Kyoto, Kutchan has been award this top honour as part of Trip Advisor's Best Destinations 2017.
The ranking is based on Trip Advisor's Travelers' Choice awards and "The Very Best of Travel Chosen by Millions of Travelers", as noted by Trip Advisor. The ranking is calculated on reviews and opinions from millions of travelers, with Kutchan making it onto the top 10 destinations to visit in the whole of Japan.
Ki Niseko is also proud to also remain as the #1 accommodation provider in the town of Kutchan on Trip Advisor. Kutchan is home to not only Ki Niseko, but also the Hirafu village and region, including the world-class Grand Hirafu Mountain Resort, which is on the doorstep to Ki Niseko and easily accessible via our ski-in ski-out Ski Valet.
We're proud to be a part of this wonderful (and now top 3!) destination here in Japan. Take a look around Ki Niseko in its convenient, upper village location here in Hirafu village.
Plan your idyllic escape to the region staying at in one of our deluxe rooms and discover for yourself the many great things about Kutchan and the greater Niseko-Hirafu region.