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SnowDog Village

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In-room safe, desk, free WiFi, bed sheets
In-room safe, desk, free WiFi, bed sheets
In-room safe, desk, free WiFi, bed sheets

Overview of SnowDog Village

SnowDog Village

3.5 out of 5

4.7/5 Exceptional

Guests rated this property 4.8/5 for cleanliness.

Popular amenities

  • Free WiFi
  • Pet friendly
  • Air conditioning
  • Restaurant
  • Laundry
048-1521, Hokkaido, Niseko, 19-1 Higashiyama

Explore the area

  • Popular LocationNiseko Village17 min walk
  • Popular LocationNiseko Annupuri Gondola5 min drive
  • Popular LocationNiseko Annupuri International Ski Area8 min drive

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About this area


SnowDog Village is located in Niseko. Niseko Village and Niseko Mountain Resort Grand Hirafu are worth checking out if an activity is on the agenda. Niseko Takahashi Dairy Farm and Niseko-Shakotan-Otarukaigan Quasi-National Park are also worth visiting. Spend some time exploring the area's activities, including skiing, ski runs, and ski lifts. Guests appreciate the hotel's quiet location.

What's nearby

  • Niseko Village - 17 min walk
  • Niseko Annupuri Gondola - 5 min drive
  • Kanro-sui - 6 min drive
  • Niseko Annupuri International Ski Area - 8 min drive
  • Niseko Mountain Resort Grand Hirafu - 16 min drive


  • Upashi Seta – Restaurant with a bar. Serves lunch and dinner on select days.

Getting around

  • Niseko Station - 6 min drive

About this property

SnowDog Village

3.5-star hotel with a free shuttle to the slopes
SnowDog Village offers a convenient ski shuttle service; those who skip the slopes can take advantage of ski storage and complimentary wireless Internet access. All 31 rooms have LCD TVs with digital channels and feature kitchens with refrigerators, stovetops, and microwaves. Guests will also find washers/dryers, free WiFi, and dining areas. Housekeeping is available once per stay.
SnowDog Village offers 31 air-conditioned accommodations with washers/dryers and safes. Accommodations at this 3.5-star hotel have kitchens with refrigerators, stovetops, microwaves, and separate dining areas. Bathrooms include bathtubs or showers, toilets with an electronic bidet, complimentary toiletries, and hair dryers.

Guests can surf the web using the complimentary wireless Internet access. LCD televisions come with digital channels. Housekeeping is provided once per stay.

The recreational activities listed below are available either on site or nearby; fees may apply.

Property amenities


  • Available in all rooms: Free WiFi
  • Available in some public areas: Free WiFi

Parking and transportation

  • No onsite parking available
  • Onsite parking available only on request
  • Limited onsite parking
  • Roundtrip airport shuttle (surcharge) during limited hours
  • Airport shuttle at scheduled times, on request
  • Free roundtrip train station shuttle
  • Free ski shuttle
  • Limo/town car service

Food and drink

  • 1 restaurant

Family friendly

  • Kitchen
  • Laundry facilities
  • Microwave
  • Mini-fridge
  • Separate dining area
  • Washer/dryer


  • Front-desk safe
  • No elevators

Guest services

  • Front desk (limited hours)
  • Housekeeping (once per stay)
  • Laundry facilities
  • Luggage storage
  • Multilingual staff
  • Ski storage

Languages spoken

  • English
  • Japanese


  • Garden


  • Smoke-free property

Room amenities


  • Air conditioning
  • Bed sheets
  • Heating


  • Bathtub or shower
  • Electronic bidet
  • Free toiletries
  • Hair dryer
  • Towels


  • Digital channels
  • Flat-screen TV

Food and drink

  • Cleaning supplies
  • Cookware/dishes/utensils
  • Dining room
  • Freezer
  • Griddle
  • Kitchen
  • Microwave
  • Mini-fridge
  • Refrigerator
  • Rice cooker
  • Stovetop
  • Toaster


  • Connecting rooms available
  • Desk
  • Laundry detergent
  • Safe
  • Washer and dryer

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Check-in from 3 PM - 6 PM
Late check-in subject to availability
Minimum check-in age - 18


Check-out before 10 AM

Special check-in instructions

The front desk is open daily from 8:00 AM - 6:00 PM
To make arrangements for check-in please contact the property ahead of time using the information on the booking confirmation
If you are planning to arrive after 6:00 PM please contact the property in advance using the information on the booking confirmation
Guests planning to arrive outside of normal check-in hours must contact the property in advance for check-in instructions; access will be through a private entrance
For more details, please contact the property using the information on the booking confirmation
Per property policy, maximum occupancy guestroom limits are strictly enforced. Extra guests are not permitted.
Ski shuttle service operates in winter only. Advance reservation is required to use the service.
This property may accommodate 2-3 dogs of different sizes (small/medium/large) in one single room, depending on the weight of the dogs. Please note that breed restrictions apply. Guests should contact the property after booking to confirm the number and size of dogs permitted in the guestroom booked.

Access methods

Staffed front desk, private entrance


Pets allowed for an extra charge of JPY 5000 per accommodation, per night
Dogs welcome
2 per room
An off-leash area is available
Service animals are exempt from fees
Restrictions apply; for more information contact the property at the number on the booking confirmation

Children and extra beds

Children are welcome
Rollaway/extra beds are available for JPY 6000.0 per night
Cribs (infant beds) are not available

Property payment types

Important information

Optional extras

The following fees and deposits are charged by the property at time of service, check-in, or check-out.

  • Pet fee: JPY 5000 per accommodation, per night
  • Service animals are exempt from fees
  • Rollaway bed fee: JPY 6000.0 per night

The above list may not be comprehensive. Fees and deposits may not include tax and are subject to change.

You need to know

Extra-person charges may apply and vary depending on property policy
Government-issued photo identification and a credit card, debit card, or cash deposit may be required at check-in for incidental charges
Special requests are subject to availability upon check-in and may incur additional charges; special requests cannot be guaranteed
No onsite parking is available
Guests must contact this property in advance to reserve onsite parking
This property accepts credit cards; cash is not accepted
Please note that cultural norms and guest policies may differ by country and by property; the policies listed are provided by the property
This property's pet fee varies with weight. The fee is JPY 3,000 per night for each dog weighing 20 pounds (9 kilograms) or less; JPY 4,000 per night for each dog weighing 22-53 pounds (10-24 kilograms); and JPY 5,000 per night for each dog weighing 55 pounds (25 kilograms) or more. Guest must submit proof of rabies and DHPP vaccinations in advance of arrival.
Property Registration Number 後保生第1266号

We should mention

This property offers transfers from the airport (surcharges may apply); guests must contact the property with arrival details before travel, using the contact information on the booking confirmation
Only registered guests are allowed in the guestrooms
The property has connecting/adjoining rooms, which are subject to availability and can be requested by contacting the property using the number on the booking confirmation
The Japanese Ministry of Health, Labour, and Welfare requires all international visitors to submit their passport number and nationality when registering at any lodging facility (inns, hotels, motels, etc. ); additionally, lodging proprietors are required to photocopy passports for all registering guests and keep the photocopy on file
Guests can arrange to bring pets by contacting the property directly, using the contact information on the booking confirmation (surcharges apply and can be found in the Fees section)
A car is recommended for transportation to and from this property

Property is also known as

Snow Dog Apartment Niseko
Snow Dog Apartment
Snow Dog Niseko
Snow Dog
SnowDog Village Hotel
SnowDog Village Niseko
SnowDog Village Hotel Niseko

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Overall score and ratings



Rating 5 - Excellent. 27 out of 34 reviews
5 - Excellent 79%
Rating 4 - Good. 6 out of 34 reviews
4 - Good 18%
Rating 3 - Okay. 0 out of 34 reviews
3 - Okay 0%
Rating 2 - Poor. 1 out of 34 reviews
2 - Poor 3%
Rating 1 - Terrible. 0 out of 34 reviews
1 - Terrible 0%




Staff & service




Property conditions & facilities

5/5 Excellent

Traveled with family
Liked: Cleanliness, staff & service, property conditions & facilities, room comfort
Amazing stay
This was our last stay on a short trip and it was the best, starting with the young man at reception it got better and better The apartment was 5 star quality bed facilities and the cleanliness of the bathroom was amazing The area around the village was beautiful and we were recommended to an amazing restaurant to finish the trip on a high Love to return to see it in winter
Stayed 1 night in Jul 2021

5/5 Excellent

Liked: Cleanliness, staff & service, property conditions & facilities, room comfort
Loved our stay!
Stayed 3 nights in Feb 2020

5/5 Excellent

Business traveler, Traveled with partner
Liked: Cleanliness, amenities
Snow Dog was the best choice that I made for Niseko. We had a really nice condo having one queen bed room, one bathroom, and one living room with a kichen. They have a free shuttle to Hilton and Hirafu every hour, as well as ski equipment store area! Highly recommended!
Stayed 3 nights in Feb 2020

5/5 Excellent

Traveled with family
Liked: Cleanliness, staff & service, amenities, property conditions & facilities
Everything is perfect about the property and service. Free hourly shuttle bus is an added bonus
Stayed 5 nights in Feb 2020

5/5 Excellent

Traveled with family
Liked: Cleanliness, staff & service, property conditions & facilities, room comfort
Great stay at Snow Dog
The staff was very helpful and friendly and the shuttle service made getting around seamless. The facilities were very clean as well.
Stayed 6 nights in Jan 2020