GoSnow offers Morning, Afternoon and All Day Private Lessons for adults and children. The only Ski School in Niseko-Hirafu with priority lift queuing!

Price Snapshot

2 hour Twilight Lesson: ¥18,000, Half Day PM(3 hour) Lesson: ¥30,000, All Day (6 hour) Lesson: ¥53,000
Save 5% off regular prices when booking through Niseko Central!

  • Information

    Private lessons are run by GoSnow, the official international snowsports school of the Grand Hirafu Resort, and are a great way to take your skiing or snowboarding to the next level.

    Priority lift lines Extended: Jump the queue at four different locations at Grand-Hirafu: the Hirafu Gondola, Ace Centre 4 Quad and also the Family Pair Lift and Holiday Pair Lift. Get the most out of your time on Niseko’s sensational snow to learn the basics and enhance your skills and technique with the qualified GoSnow instructors.

    Save 20% on all Private Lessons from March 16 till end of season

    Book through Niseko Central prior to your arrival and receive an extra 5% off!

    *Terms and conditions apply. Discount cannot be used in conjunction with other promotions such as March Kids Ski Free.

    DurationStart TimePrice
    Full Day6hrsFlexible start time from: 8:30 to 10:00¥53,000
    Half Day Morning (AM)3hrsAM: 9:00¥33,000
    Half Day Afternoon (PM)3hrsPM 13:00¥30,000
    2 Hour*2hrsPM: 13:00, PM: 14:00¥24,000

    *2 Hour Private Afternoon Lessons are not available during the following dates:

    • 17th of December 2017 to 7th of January 2018
    • 11th of February to 22nd of February 2018

    **2 Hour Twilight lesson will start on 9th of December and will end on 18th of March, 2018.

    Niseko Central Discount: Save 5% off regular prices all season!

    Location: GoSnow lessons start in the Gondola Area or the Ace Family Pair area. Beginner lessons will stay around the exclusive GoSnow Beginners Area (where the Magic Carpets are), while higher levels can hop straight onto the Gondola or the Ace Centre 4 Quad and head to other areas throughout the Niseko United resorts.

    The GoSnow Private Lesson teams are a specific team of some of the most experienced and qualified instructors in Niseko, allowing you the best possible learning experience. Please let us know if specialist lessons (freestyle, powder, etc.) are required.

    Lesson Size: The above prices flat rates for up to 6 Guests. GoSnow strongly recommends against mixing participants of different ability levels and/or age groups in the same lesson. Skiers and snowboarders cannot share the same lesson.

    Ability levels: Please click below to check your ability level.

    GoSnow General and Ninja Kids (3-6) Skill Chart


    For every Half Day private lesson you book, get one free Half Day kids' group lesson free of charge! For every full day private lesson you book, get one free full day kids' group lesson free of charge!*

    *Valid only 1 March 2018 to 10 April 2018. Not to be used in conjunction with any other offer. Free lesson is valid for use only on the same day as the paid lesson. Discount will be applied at the time the lesson is reserved.

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  • Terms & Conditions
    • Bookings can only be accepted more than 72 hours in advance.
    • Bookings can only be accepted from Niseko Central’ Guests.
    • Lift passes and equipment rental are NOT included in the lesson price.
    • Children under 3 years old CANNOT participate in lessons.
    • Lessons are available daily from 22 Nov 2017 to 8 May 2018 (snow dependent).
    • Payment for any Guest Service is due 7 days prior to Check-in. We reserve the right to cancel without notice any service we have not received payment for by this due date.
    • Last-minute bookings, walk-in bookings or any bookings made within 72-hours, will not be eligible for the 5% Experience Niseko Passport discount.
    • Bookings are subject to the Niseko Central terms and conditions.
    • Cancellation 8 to 4 days prior to the lesson start date will incur a 20% cancellation fee. Cancellation 3 days (or less) prior to the lesson start date will incur a 100% cancellation fee. “Cancellation” includes changes that reduce the overall value of the booking.