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Ski resort data

Groomed snow
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Longest run distanceLongest run

5,200 m

Maximum gradientMaximum

46 °

Open seasonDec. 11th to May 15th
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Lotte Arai Resort

Resort features

Boasting some of the most abundant snowfall as well as one of the largest freeriding zones in Japan, Lotte Arai Resort aims to be "the best premium mountain resort" in the country. In addition to the natural beauty of Mt. Oogenashi, the resort also offers a magnificent view of the ocean on clear days. In addition to skiing and snowboarding, the resort also offers a wide range of snow activities such as zip tours and igloo building. Families, friends, and couples can come here for all kinds of fun. Lotte Arai Resort is conveniently located less than two hours from Tokyo by Shinkansen. The resort hotel has 257 rooms, and is perfect for those who want a relaxing stay.

Hot springs
Hoshizora Onsen & Pool
Recommended for families
All natural snow
Lots of rentals available
Great scenery
Powder snow
Multilingual ski school
Long course
Many courses
Night skiing / early morning skiing

Open season

Dec. 11th to May 15th (Schedule subject to change based on snow conditions)

Opening hours

Public holidays8:30AM-4:30PM
Early morning-
Night ski4:30PM-8:00PM
Open daily from December 29th to January 10th (4:30PM-9:00PM). Night skiing is available only with a night skiing pass (not available with a day skiing pass or a mountain base pass). *However, guests staying at the resort can use the night skiing free of charge (please apply with your room number and name at the ticket center).
Days closed-

Schedule subject to change based on snow conditions
Subject to change depending on the snowfall and weather. Please check the official website for the latest information.

Resort information

Address〒 944-00621966 Ryozenji, Myoko-shi, Shiga-ken
Snow park informationSkiers are able to enjoy snow until mid May at Lotte Arai Resort during the Spring season.
Kids’ parkThe snow wonderland Kids Garden, which can only be experienced at ARAI, will be open again this season! HIZUME, an area full of activities, is scheduled to open this season.
Ski lodgeVillage Station (food court, changing rooms, restrooms, ski rental, ticket center, cafes, snow school)
Rescue facilitiesFirst-Aid Station (Village Station 2F: Slopeside)
Childcare facilitiesARAI 1F *Hours and rates may change, please check the official website.
RestaurantsGondola Restaurant Village / Sky Restaurant Zen / All-day dining The Plate / Japanese Restaurant Asahi
Payment methods
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ActivitiesToboggan Snowmobile Snow tubing Kids’ park Snow strider

Regular pricing

Official pricing listed by the ski resort
These prices may differ from WAmazing Snow.

Directions & Transportation

〒 944-00621966 Ryozenji, Myoko-shi, Shiga-ken

Transportation fares are approximate. The actual fare may be different.