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Niseko Base Snowsports (NBS)

Open today: 8:00 AM - 8:00 PM
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Absolute fun with great quality coach Tereza

It was my first time on snow ski slopes. The equipment rental was straightforward and they provide... read more

Reviewed 22 December 2018
superflydmw
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Singapore, Singapore
via mobile
A good place to start

A very professional setup. Booked more than one private sessions with NBS for two groups of us... read more

Reviewed 20 December 2018
CBow1es
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East Sussex, United Kingdom
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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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193-7 Yamada, Kutchan-cho, Abuta-gun 044-0081, Hokkaido
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+81 136-21-5050
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Reviewed 22 December 2018 via mobile

It was my first time on snow ski slopes. The equipment rental was straightforward and they provide lockers. Collect your equipment a day before if you can. Next morning we met Tereza for private lessons and we could understand everything she teach perfectly. In fact...More

Date of experience: December 2018
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RachelH5176, Manager at Niseko Base Snowsports (NBS), responded to this reviewResponded 24 December 2018

Dear superflydmw, 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 will be sure to pass this feedback...More

Reviewed 20 December 2018 via mobile

A very professional setup. Booked more than one private sessions with NBS for two groups of us. The instructors were very experienced and clearly love what they do. The only downside is you have to book in person at one particular office of theirs instead...More

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank CBow1es
RachelH5176, Manager at Niseko Base Snowsports (NBS), responded to this reviewResponded 24 December 2018

Dear 257scb, Thanks so much for taking the time to review your experience at NBS! We are so happy to hear that you enjoyed your lessons with us and have been able to progress your skills! We have since review the process for booking at...More

Reviewed 18 December 2018 via mobile

We opt for adults & kids in different group lessons (full day). As the ski school just started, our group size was only 2-3pax per instructor. Our kids could ski down the entire beginner slope without any sticks by the 2nd half of the day....More

Date of experience: December 2018
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RachelH5176, Manager at Niseko Base Snowsports (NBS), responded to this reviewResponded 24 December 2018

Dear 693bhs, Thanks so much for taking the time to review your experience at NBS! We are so happy to hear that you and your children enjoyed your lessons with us and have been able to progress your skills! Great to hear you enjoyed our...More

Reviewed 17 December 2018

I'm truly impressed with the service provided by all the staff, right from the time I arrived for my boots fitting, lessons arrangement and the assistance rendered till my last day at the resort. All the staff were so friendly and helpful. They would go...More

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank Chee1703
RachelH5176, Manager at Niseko Base Snowsports (NBS), responded to this reviewResponded 24 December 2018

Dear Chee1703, 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 will be sure to pass this feedback...More

Reviewed 17 December 2018 via mobile

I booked a group snowboard lesson and was given Scottish Rob as the instructor - he was fantastic and made such an effort to get to know me so he could explain things in a way I would understand. I was lucky enough to have...More

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank Schpeadie
RachelH5176, Manager at Niseko Base Snowsports (NBS), responded to this reviewResponded 19 December 2018

Hi Schpeadie, Thanks for taking the time to review your NBS experience! We are very happy to hear you had such an awesome lesson with Rob! I will pass this feedback on to him! We hope to see you again next season for some more...More

Reviewed 12 December 2018 via mobile

Easily the best ski school in Niseko. The most well organised company I’ve experienced, with really helpful and friendly staff in every department. Lesson prices are extremely reasonable and the best thing about this ski school is the group sizes, so much smaller than any...More

Date of experience: December 2018
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Reviewed 9 June 2018

It was my first time ever snowboarding, and booked with NBS. Awesome teachers, a serious amount of fun!! I was extremely lucky to score a lot of one on one time in the afternoons and on my 4th day EVER snowboarding I was confidently going...More

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Date of experience: February 2018
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RachelH5176, Manager at Niseko Base Snowsports (NBS), responded to this reviewResponded 24 December 2018

Dear Kamaria P, Thanks so much for taking the time to review your experience at NBS! We are so happy to hear that you enjoyed your lessons with us and have been able to progress to riding black runs and trees! We hope that you...More

Reviewed 21 April 2018

My wife & I had Conan for private lessons whilst the kids were in group lessons, all organised by email in advance very well by Fabiana. Conan is from the UK & has been teaching skiing for nearly 30 years. He managed to simplify intermediate-to-advanced...More

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Date of experience: January 2018
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Rachel H, Manager at Niseko Base Snowsports (NBS), responded to this reviewResponded 24 April 2018

Dear rajsinn2018, Thanks so much for taking the time to review your experience at NBS! We are so happy to hear that you enjoyed your lessons with Conan and have been able to progress to skiing moguls, black runs and powder snow! We hope that...More

Reviewed 16 April 2018 via mobile

Our 5 year old daughter, a complete beginner, took private ski lessons with ski coach Jacob (from Denmark) for 6 mornings. He was assigned to her by NBS. I was very impressed with his ability in handling young children. He was kind, patient, understanding, and...More

Date of experience: March 2018
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Rachel H, Manager at Niseko Base Snowsports (NBS), responded to this reviewResponded 18 April 2018

Dear TouristBee, Thank you so much for taking the time to review your experience at NBS! We are so happy to hear that your daughter enjoyed her ski lessons with Jacob! As you say it is crucial for a first timer to have that positive...More

Reviewed 16 April 2018

The instructors are great my kids learned in 2 hours and me being a 43 old learned with in a day. There is progressive learning and would push you to learn . with in the 5 day i went up to level 4 ski ,...More

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Date of experience: March 2018
Thank rameshmarambage
Rachel H, Manager at Niseko Base Snowsports (NBS), responded to this reviewResponded 18 April 2018

Dear rameshmarambage, Thanks for taking the time to review your experience at NBS! It's great to hear that you enjoyed your time here and progressed to parallel skiing all over the mountain! We hope to see you again next season! Kind regards, Rachel

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