After a full refurbishment in 2019, Shikaku apartments have been renamed Hinzan. Located just off the centre of Niseko's Hirafu village they are only a short stroll to all of the village facilities, restaurants and bars. The free ski shuttle bus stop is right outside the door to whisk you straight to the main Gondola or just a 5 min walk to the Ace Family pair lift.
Luxury apartments with a spacious layout and western designer interiors and furnishings, consisting of studios, two and three bedroom options
There are 3 x stunning studio apartments from 29 - 48 sq m in size. The 2nd and 3rd floor studios are the largest in floor space including large bathroom with bathtub, compact kitchen and open and living with resort or mountain views. The 4th floor penthouse studio boasts incredible views up the ski mountain through expansive windows, with a smaller floor print, including lounge area, compact kitchen separated by glass wall and bathroom with shower.
There are 4 x unique 2-bedroom apartments. Each apartment has open lounge and dining area with a well-appointed full modern kitchen facilities. For groups, two split level apartments offer an increased level of privacy with the master bedrooms located on a second level. Others are spacious, single level apartments to better accommodate families. The ground floor 2-bedroom apartment offers a large floor plan on a single level, and is highly suitable for families with children, or guests who prefer level access from the entrance. Two of the 2- bedroom apartments have private outdoor two person spa baths on an indulgent deck, providing both mountain and village views; the perfect spot for rejuvenating at the end of the day. Three of the 2-bedroom apartments have 2 key access and can be booked together with the adjoining studio to create 3-bedroom apartments.
Located just across the road from shuttle stop number 9 and only a short stroll to all of the village facilities, restaurants and bars.
All bedrooms have split western beds for couples or twin share. The studios sleep up to 2, the two bedroom apartments sleeps up to 4, the three bedroom apartment sleeps 6.
Western designer interiors and furniture allows guests to relax and entertain in comfort. A TV with satellite English news and movies, DVD, stereo and internet access
All apartments have a modern western kitchens incl. dishwasher, double sink, stove and microwave with a full range of western cooking and eating utensils.
The shared basement has ski storage and lockers.
Kato Seafood, a Hokkaido crab-specialist with 55 years of history, offers a sushi restaurant with a concept surrounding wine and sake. Enjoy a specialty large live crab of the day with advance ordering. The restaurant will serve lunch and dinner only. Advance reservations are suggested.