Shizukuishi is very much a Japanese ski resort, and perfect for travellers to Japan not wanting a Niseko or Hakuba

Shizukuishi ski resort is located in northern Honshu in the prefecture of Iwate, 560km north of Tokyo.

The Shizukuishi Resort is situated just north of the town of Shizukuishi and about 13km from the Akita Shinkansen’s Shizukuishi Station, and 28km northwest of the city of Morioka (a drive of about 35-45 minutes).

From Tokyo, train travel is the easiest way to get there –  the Prince Hotel provides free shuttles from the local train station to the resort.

Early Bird Ski Specials

The best time to lock in a Japan ski holidays is early in the year for the upcoming November-March Ski season (2019-2020), when Japan’s accommodation providers tempt visitors with significant ski and accommodation specials that are often booked out quiet quickly.

Japan Holidays now has a number of Early Bird Ski Specials offering excellent discounts – securing  ski accommodation early guarantees the best rate and the chance to ski at one of Japan’s best ski locations.

Shizukuishi Accommodation