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High quality instruction and a good time

Half day intermediate group lesson at Hirafu with Go Snow. Coach Nico was fun and energetic, and... read more

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k w
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Hong Kong, China
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Love GO SNOW!!!

First time to ski ever in my life so I was a bit nervous & scared. But happy to share that the... read more

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GoSnow is the official international snowsports school of Niseko Grand Hirafu Resort. All our ski and snowboard lessons are conducted in English by a team of professional and accredited instructors and trainers from all over the world.
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204 Yamada | Mountain Center, Kutchan-cho, Abuta-gun 044-0081, Hokkaido
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

This morning I took a group ski lesson for the first timer. I admit that I’m not really good communicating in English. Also, it was my first time with the skigear and the tehnique itself and how to play ski. He explain how to play...More

Date of experience: March 2019
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

Half day intermediate group lesson at Hirafu with Go Snow. Coach Nico was fun and energetic, and most importantly he is a skilled instructor who also knew the Niseko terrain well. Nico was able to easily gauge my level and identify issues, and prescribed drills...More

Date of experience: March 2019
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Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

First time to ski ever in my life so I was a bit nervous & scared. But happy to share that the instructors at GO SNOW were all very experienced, warm, friendly and attentive to my needs. My British instructor, Mara, was the best! She...More

Date of experience: February 2019
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Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

Ellie, Hannah and Victoria were very patient with our two boys who were handful to manage. They enjoyed themselves throughout the three days of skiing. My husband and I took the adult classes. Joaquin, Spella and Amy were awesome. They were correcting our postures and...More

Date of experience: March 2019
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Reviewed 5 days ago

We cannot say enough wonderful things about our experience with GoSnow. We have two boys aged just 4 and 5. Having never even seen snow both our kids were able to catch a lift by day three and ski with us!!! We booked them in...More

Date of experience: March 2019
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Reviewed 5 days ago

We had 3 full days of private snowboarding lessons with Cam, followed by 2 half-day lessons with Ismael. We recommend both instructors without any reservation, as we learned so much from them! The whole experience with GoSnow was excellent and we will definitely book with...More

Date of experience: March 2019
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Reviewed 5 days ago

Highly recommend. We booked our 5yr old daughter into Ninja Kids ski school for 2 x 3 consecutive full days. Although a little upset on the first few mornings at drop off, she quickly settled in and had fantastic days. Quickly advancing to a Blue...More

Date of experience: February 2019
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

My teen kid signed up for 3 days of snowboarding lessons. Paid for them in advance. The lessons were ok but as he had many falls on the first and second day, he was aching all over and hurting on the third day. He skipped...More

Date of experience: March 2019
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Nicola B, Guest Services Manager at GoSnow, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Dear ilikechilli, Thank you for taking the time to review GoSnow. I am sorry that we were unable to accommodate your request to move the lesson that your child had missed. As you mentioned, we do require notification prior to the lesson that it will...More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Booked a number of full day group classes with GoSnow over 3 days for me, my wife & child and it was excellent fun & educational! The instructors were very quick to sort us into suitable skill levels (each of us in different groups) and...More

Date of experience: February 2019
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Nicola B, Guest Services Manager at GoSnow, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Dear Almiran A, Thank you for taking the time to review your experience with GoSnow. It is wonderful to hear that you found the lessons to be fun and educational for your whole family. I am also pleased to hear that you found that you...More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We put our two teenage boys into the classes (13/14 years) and they both loved it. Each one got two full days in the classes and developed from never skiing before to becoming novice skiiers by the end of the lessons. As part of the...More

Date of experience: March 2019
Thank Philip R
Nicola B, Guest Services Manager at GoSnow, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Dear Philip R, Thank you for your review of GoSnow. I am so pleased to hear that your teenage sons enjoyed such good lessons and that they developed their skills so quickly. It is great to hear that they enjoyed their lunch and that they...More

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Mcth26
25 February 2019|
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Response from vincentg272 | Reviewed this property |
We rented from Rhythm Sports. They have reasonable prices there. Most people rent from them. And I know Rhythm Sports can arrange for their own vans to transport your rented equipment to your hotel... (I guess you can... More
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22 January 2019|
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Response from Floss2016 | Reviewed this property |
I don't think so. I think it is only a rental place. For lessons I recommend Niskeo Base Snow sports.
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Response from 944karend | Reviewed this property |
We paid 10,000 yen for the lesson, plus 7,400 for the all mountain lift pass plus around 5,200 for the ski & boots hire. So a total of 22,600 yen (around $290 AUD). Not cheap. It was a bit cheaper to hire the gear for a... More
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