It's official - Japan borders open from October 11th
The brand new The Vale Rusutsu and Fenix Furano have has just been named as finalists for the World’s Best New Ski Hotel 2021 by the prestigious World Ski Awards.
We are honored to have 2 of only 7 other new hotels globally to be in the finals and would love your support to win!
Other NISADE properties to be nominated in distinct categories include:
- The Vale Niseko: Japan’s Best Ski Boutique Hotel 2021.
- Kozue: Japan’s Best Ski Chalet 2021.
Vote for us now and help us win this year!
Voting closes 31 December 2021, and only takes a few minutes to complete.
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Perfectly positioned at the base of the world-class ski slopes of Rusutsu Resort, The Vale Rusutsu is the first ever luxury condominium style apartments in this award-winning resort.
Designed with nature as its focus, all rooms feature large floor-to-ceiling windows presenting superb views over Mt. Isola, with stunning vistas towards the Shikotsu-Toya National Park, or West Mt. and the magnificent Mt. Shiribetsu & surrounding natural woodland. The Vale Rusutsu offers guests ski-in, ski-out convenience with apartments across 10 floors in a one, two and three bedroom configuration, and boast dual-key apartments linking together two one-bedroom units to create a roomier, more feature-packed 2-bedroom options.
The ground floor presents guests with a grand lobby space and multiple seating areas, cafe, and comprehensive ski storage facilities for the ultimate convenience.
Guests can enjoy all the facilities at the connected Rusutsu Resort including onsens, array of dining choices, shopping district, indoor swimming pool and games center and in summer; the famous Rusutsu Amusement & Water Park and 4 world-class golf courses only minutes away.
Welcome to luxury never seen before in Rusutsu Resort.
Located in the ultimate year-round destination of Furano and perfectly positioned at the base of the resort and only steps away from the Gondola, Fenix Furano provides all the convenience of a ski-in, ski-out location with the luxury and versatility of a purpose-designed property, featuring 62 full-service units ranging from hotel-style suites to 3-bedroom apartments.
Behind Fenix’s architectural facade, which is inspired by local birch forests, lie all the comforts and conveniences of 21st century resort living. The lobby is a sanctuary of style and relaxation whilst the ground floor also features ski rental shop, restaurant, and a spacious ski storage room, for the ultimate convenience in equipment storage and drying.
Most apartments have multiple-key entry and connecting rooms, providing flexible accommodation options for various group sizes. Dedicated fiber optic cables are wired to each apartment unit to ensure fast and reliable internet.
Meticulous care has been given to maximize light, space and comfort, with striking views at every suites and apartments.
Whatever the season, Fenix Furano’s incredible location and world-class design promise the holiday of a lifetime.
One of Niseko's most famous luxury boutique condominium hotels offering guests internationally renowned holiday luxury. Nestled at the base of the Family Run, The Vale Niseko provides ski-in, ski-out access to Niseko’s sublime powder with all the Hirafu village amenities literally on your doorstep. Comprised of 47 one, two, three-bedroom apartments (some with private onsens) and penthouses. Guests can enjoy views of the slopes from the heated pool or soak away the day in the rich mineral waters of The Vale Onsen before retiring to the comfort of their pillow-top feather beds. The Vale Niseko is packed with luxury amenities and personalized service to deliver the ultimate winter wonderland experience.
Kozue boasts a prime Hirafu Village location with easy access to the slopes. This all-season ski Chalet features a fully glazed façade that allows the rooms to capture Niseko’s extraordinary landscape in its rich seasonal expressions. The architectural design is guided by the building’s surrounding environment and focuses on creating a strong visual and physical connection between the natural landscape and the interior spaces. A selection of materials such as natural wood flooring and wood window systems provide a sense of warmth and comfort within a robust and secure concrete structure. The Kozue design is distinguished and luxurious and comes with NISADE’s award winning guest service. The focus on achieving a strong connection to its environment is evident in the elegant, clean, and timeless beauty of each apartment.
We would like to take this opportunity to thank you for your continued support especially during these tough times for the world and especially all of us in travel. We hope that winning these awards will provide a bright spark in the move towards travelling again.
Thank you in advance for voting and wish us luck!
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