Niseko Grand Hirafu Ski Resort


The official international snowsports school of Grand Hirafu Resort in Niseko, Japan.


We are dedicated to international visitors and all lessons are conducted in English by a team of professional and accredited instructors and trainers from Australia, New Zealand, North America and Europe.

Gondola Snowsports is the only school in Niseko-Hirafu with a base at the main Gondola and the only school with on-snow beginner and kids’ facilities, including:

  • magic carpet
  • lunch, rest and toilet facilities

We want our customers to get the most from their time with us and have maximum class sizes to allow each learner in a group lesson to get the personal attention they need. Including maximum 8 people per group for the Yama Riders program and 6 people per class for the Adult Group Sessions.