Best quality snow with optimal moisture level! The large slope
has 21 courses, and 12 of them are longer than 2 km which offers
you the refreshing ride. Don’t miss out on the snow-play experience
program and snow cat ride tour for kids!!
Various slopes in the ZAO mountains are suitable for all skiers
from beginners to experts! Enjoy skiing on various slopes and
courses with beautiful natural scenery. From January to
February, you can enjoy the winter highlight, Snow Monsters.
Try enjoying snow monsters enhanced with beautiful lights!
Ski resort consists of 21 courses and 12 of them are longer than 2
km for you to enjoy the long ride. Moreover, these extended courses allow you to enjoy exhilarating speed you have never experienced before.
Ski resort consists of 12 courses and 14 slopes that everyone from
beginner to experts to enjoy. Some courses you can enjoy skiing
along side the beautiful beech tree forest.
To maintain the best quality snow, there is a snow cat glooming
and maintaining the light and soft texture of snow every night.
Located at 1,300m elevation and surrounded by suitable slopes
and beech forests, it is possible to maintain the excellent snow
quality through out the season.
Hotel APPI Grand, APPI Hills, and the Forest of Shirakaba are
available. Inside the hotel, there are variety of facilities for families
such as karaoke, restaurants, and hot springs.
Various Ryokan and hotels are located in ZAO Onsen Village.
There are many choices of hotels and Ryokans offering features
suitable for friends, couples or families.
Hotel APPI Grand has a large public bath and a private spa.
Inside the APPI Plateau Onsen Hotel, there are different kinds of
outdoor bath and a spacious public bath with sauna. In addition,
there are various hot springs near the APPI Plateau such as
Azumi onsen and Frontier onsen.
ZAO is famous for skiing as well as hot springs. There are outdoor
bath and a large public bath inside the hotel and you can enjoy
the view of nature. Even if you can’t stay over night, you can enjoy
one day hot spring facilities such as foot spa.
Snow-play experience and snow cat tour for kids in addition to
variety of winter activities such as snowboarding and snow shoe
tours are available. There is a new outdoor
activity area for adults (Snow rafting, Snowmobile).
Highlight of ZAO Onsen Resort, Snow Monsters! is highly
recommended. Enjoy the spectacular view of snow monsters
from the ropeway. At night, there is a light-up event which
makes the snow monsters romantic.
[Happy Kids Lessons] for children aged from 3 to 12 and private
lessons from instructors who can communicate in English or
Chinese are available.
Renting of the latest equipment is available in Jupeer base center
located at the bottom of the Uwanodai slope. In addition, rental
services and lessons are offered at select accommodation site.
Various menus items such as Ramen and Curry are available at
the food court. Hotels offer a wide range of dining choices from
buffet, Japanese food, Western food, Yakiniku, Chinese food,
The food court on the slope offers various menus and you can
enjoy unique dishes at many Ryokans or hotels.