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Niseko Base Snowsports (NBS)

Open today: 8:00 AM - 8:00 PM
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Great Gear & Location

The equipment was great and the free overnight storage is great too. The ability to pick up your... read more

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Reviewed 14 February 2019
Peter_Young1971
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Sydney, Australia
Good

Good small sized well run ski school great for beginners and intermediate kids. Easy to access... read more

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Reviewed 14 February 2019
Happiness47318979815
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Canberra, Australia
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  • Average4%
  • Poor5%
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“ski school”(21 reviews)
“ski rental”(10 reviews)
“alpen ridge”(3 reviews)
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NBS is Niseko's premier all in one- Ski & Snowboard School, Kids Club, Rental & Retail centre. Located in a prime ski in- ski out position, the Alpen Ridge NBS store offers a variety of adult, child, group & private lessons, quality rental gear from...more
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Hours Today: 8:00 AM - 8:00 PM
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Suggested duration: More than 3 hours
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193-7 Yamada, Kutchan-cho, Abuta-gun 044-0081, Hokkaido
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+81 136-21-5050
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All reviews ski school ski rental alpen ridge private lesson skis and poles ace family staff were excellent storage room lessons fun great equipment deluxe package special shout hr lesson couldn't fault lessons start super patient overnight storage
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Reviewed 15 February 2019

Not so crowded, easy going staff...equipment is okay, ski shoe emm...a bit smelly and was'nt maintain that good.More

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Date of experience: December 2018
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casNBS1, Manager at Niseko Base Snowsports (NBS), responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Dear Royl996, Thanks so much for taking the time to review your experience at NBS! Great to hear that you found our shop nice and quiet and that our staff was nice and easy going. I will make sure I'll pass your feedback about the...More

Reviewed 14 February 2019

The equipment was great and the free overnight storage is great too. The ability to pick up your gear the night before hire starts is also a very good feature. The cost is on par with other similar places. The cheaper ones usually have old...More

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Date of experience: January 2019
Thank Peter_Young1971
casNBS1, Manager at Niseko Base Snowsports (NBS), responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Dear Peter_Young1971, Thanks so much for taking the time to review your experience at NBS! We are so happy to hear that you enjoyed your experience with us. I'm glad to hear the equipment you rented was great. As you mentioned we have overnight storage...More

Reviewed 14 February 2019

Good small sized well run ski school great for beginners and intermediate kids. Easy to access location to the village.More

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Date of experience: January 2019
Thank Happiness47318979815
casNBS1, Manager at Niseko Base Snowsports (NBS), responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Dear Happiness47318979815, Thanks so much for taking the time to review your experience at NBS! We are so happy to hear that you enjoyed your experience with us. As you mentioned our group sizes are nice and small and it's easy access to the village....More

Reviewed 14 February 2019

Sent our six year-old for 4.5 days. Definitely skiing with confidence by the end, and very capable on the steeper blues and even fine on black runs.More

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Date of experience: January 2019
Thank Dreamer799478
casNBS1, Manager at Niseko Base Snowsports (NBS), responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Dear Dreamer799478,, Thanks so much for taking the time to review your experience at NBS! We are so happy to hear that you enjoyed your experience with us and found our team to be friendly and helpful! I am happy to hear that the instructors...More

Reviewed 12 February 2019 via mobile

I was really happy with the quality of the instruction given by the staff of NBS. I booked lesson and for my friend and me, and we both felt like we got a lot out of our experience. I have been snowboarding for about 9...More

Date of experience: February 2019
Thank Remmy C
casNBS1, Manager at Niseko Base Snowsports (NBS), responded to this reviewResponded 14 February 2019

Dear Remmy C, Thanks so much for taking the time to review your experience at NBS! We are so happy to hear that you enjoyed your experience with us and found our team to be friendly and helpful! I am pleased to hear that your...More

Reviewed 8 February 2019 via mobile

We have used NBS for kids ski hire, groups lessons and adult private lessons for 3 years. Every year has been exceptional service but 2019 has been the best. The Ski hire service is brilliant. Efficient and knowledgeable staff (special mention to Ai) and super...More

Date of experience: February 2019
Thank dicko282003
casNBS1, Manager at Niseko Base Snowsports (NBS), responded to this reviewResponded 14 February 2019

Dear dicko282003, Thanks so much for taking the time to review your experience at NBS! We are so happy to hear that you enjoyed your experience with us and found our team to be friendly and helpful! It's great to hear that your time at...More

Reviewed 7 February 2019

Family of 4. One boarder, 3 having lessons. All kitted out very well. Have lockers to use if you want to walk down in spikes and walking boots before strapping into the clampons for the day. Good instructors. Highly recommended.More

Date of experience: February 2019
Thank LivarotSretdWA
casNBS1, Manager at Niseko Base Snowsports (NBS), responded to this reviewResponded 14 February 2019

Dear LivarotSretdWa, Thanks so much for taking the time to review your experience at NBS! We are so happy to hear that you enjoyed your experience with us and found our team to be friendly and helpful! I am pleased to hear that your time...More

Reviewed 1 February 2019

Just had 4 days of private lessons with NBS. I´m a mature learner I guess - somewhere between beginner and intermediate. And SO glad that I booked this company. And SO very pleased and fortunate that they selected Tetje as my instructor. She is totally...More

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank Anthony M
casNBS1, Manager at Niseko Base Snowsports (NBS), responded to this reviewResponded 14 February 2019

Dear Anthony M, Thanks so much for taking the time to review your experience at NBS! We are so happy to hear that you enjoyed your experience with us and found our team to be friendly and helpful! I am very happy to hear that...More

Reviewed 26 January 2019 via mobile

Today is day 5 of 5 I've had my 6 year old in with this company for ski lessons here in Niseko. He has had nothing but the best time each and every day, and has progressed so quickly thanks to the awesome staff at...More

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank 933lachym
casNBS1, Manager at Niseko Base Snowsports (NBS), responded to this reviewResponded 31 January 2019

Dear chambo243, Thanks so much for taking the time to review your experience at NBS! We are so happy to hear that you enjoyed your experience with us and found our team to be friendly and helpful! I am happy to read that you have...More

Reviewed 25 January 2019

We hired for 4 people and 2 kids - ski gear. There are 3 convenient locations in Niseko and you can go to any which is most closest, this was super handy especially with the kids. So you can pick up at one location &...More

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank Lenka_Chris
casNBS1, Manager at Niseko Base Snowsports (NBS), responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Dear Lenka_Chris, Thanks so much for taking the time to review your experience at NBS! Great to hear that you find our shops locations super handy. As we are at the bottom of the ski lifts it's easy to go in and out with your...More

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