Experience pristine, light powder dry snow in the best ski resort in Hokkaido, Japan


The dream of an untouched powder paradise come true

Kiroro is a place for people who carve a different path. Uncompromised, unspoiled and undiscovered. Kiroro is Five Star snow and lush summer forests in pristine Japanese wilderness. In Kiroro, the winter valleys are the snowiest on earth and the best place to learn to ski powder. The summer forests are abundant with nature and adventure for your family to explore and find your perfect selves. Kiroro is quality over quantity, warm welcomes, attention to detail, excellence at every turn. Explore beyond the obvious. Seek somewhere special. Kiroro. Five Star by Nature




More than just a place to stay, Kiroro Resort has everything you need for your ultimate alpine adventure.

Best snow in Hokkaido

With an average snowfall of 21m, Kiroro always has an abundance of ski-ready powder snow.

Fresh tracks. Not lift lines.

Our mountains await you. Not the other way around.


With Kiroro Snow World and a wide range of indoor facilities, we provide fun for all the family.

Integrated resort experience

Lap of luxury at your fingertips in our premium resorts.

English speaking services

Communicate with ease, majority of our staff are fluent in English.

30mins from historic Otaru

Serene and quaint with its famous sake distilleries, seafood and charming Otaru Canal.

All Year Round Adventures

Summer activities

Cloud chasing, tree climbing, kayaking, trekking, fishing, golfing, hot air balloon rides - Summer in Kiroro is alive with fun activities. Not to be missed are the stunning alpine flower fields, which every year turn the land into a carpet of mesmerizing scents and colours.


Winter activities

Kiroro is an epic winter wonderland, blessed with astonishingly light, dry powder to its mountains making for a truly satisfying world-class ski destination. Activities include snow park, snow mobiling, snow rafting, snow buggy, snow shoe tours, cat tours, snow segway, cross country skiing, fatbike and loads more.


Spring activities

Take in the incredible views from high above the ground. The mountains of Kiroro offer unique and spectacular scenery as they change with the seasons.


Autumn activities

Kiroro's Autumn colors can be enjoyed at their best while enjoying the Mt. Asari Panorama Gondola.

In Kiroro the season for autumn-leaf viewing is a popular time of year, when leaves on the trees in Kiroro start turning red at the end of September and the best view you can admire is in the beginning of October.

From the gondola you can see the yellow and red carpet. If you look up, you can see Mt.Yoichi, one of the most famous Hokkaido's mountains.


International integrated resort experience in the heart of Hokkaido.

Kiroro is home to two globally recognised hotels - “The Kiroro, a Tribute Portfolio Hotel, Hokkaido”, and the ski-in ski-out “Sheraton Hokkaido Kiroro Resort”.

Discover magnificent nature of Hokkaido with Sheraton Kiroro.
Nestling among the mountains in the delightful village of Akaigawa in Hokkaido, Sheraton Hokkaido Kiroro Resort offers all the facilities one needs to fully enjoy Hokkaido, one of the world's premier tourist destinations, together with the hospitality and service that only an international hotel brand of Sheraton's ilk can offer. Akaigawa is affiliated to the Association of the Most Beautiful Villages in Japan, which promotes its bountiful nature and culture to people in other countries.

Stay independent at The Kiroro, a Tribute Portfolio Hotel.
With its charming and distinctive experiences, The Kiroro, a Tribute Portfolio Hotel Hokkaido captures the boutique essence of an alpine resort, bringing an unrivalled experience both within and outside the hotel. Situated in the heart of Kiroro Resort, known for its superb powder skiing, the hotel is approximately 90 minutes from New Chitose Airport, the largest airport in Hokkaido.