For beginners and advanced skiers and snowboarders alike.

AYA Niseko's outstanding ski-in ski-out location on the internationally lauded Grand Hirafu ski resort offers unprecedented access to the slopes—for beginners and advanced skiers alike. The same staggering volume of snow that draws the most seasoned skiers and snowboarders also provides ideal starting conditions for those having their first ever experience of snowsports.

AYA Niseko can help to organise lessons with the official international snowsports school of the Niseko Grand Hirafu Resort — GoSnow — helping you find the tools and tuition that you need to reach your peak potential and fully experience all of the wonder that Niseko has to offer.

Our team will do everything they can to assist with any special arrangements or instructor requests, so ask about lessons today while organising your stay at AYA Niseko.

Unparalleled Access - GoSnow is the only school in Niseko-Hirafu with priority access and beginner areas at AYA Niseko's ski-in-ski-out Family run; or with a base at the main Gondola.

English speaking - GoSnow consists of highly accredited snowsports instructors, and are dedicated to providing exceptional snowsports lessons to international visitors.

Priority Lift Lines - GoSnow is the only international school with priority lift lines in Niseko Grand Hirafu ensuring that you get the most value out of your lessons.

Exclusive Facilities - GoSnow is the only school with on-snow beginner and kids' facilities, including magic carpet, beginner's slopes, lunch, rest and toilet facilities.


Private Lessons
The GoSnow team are hand-picked and recognised as some of the best and most experienced instructors in the business. Get one-on-one attention or make a group with up to 6 family or friends of similar ability with no extra charge.

Group Lessons
GoSnow offers group lessons for both skiing and snowboarding, catering to child and adult pupils from 3 to 99 years of age.

Ninja Kids
Watch your child’s confidence and love for the snow grow in a program which has been developed for young skiers aged 3-6 years, with safety and fun in mind. Beginners benefit from their own dedicated Learning Zone and magic carpet, while experienced skiers will have the resort's easiest access to Grand Hirafu's beginner bowl, high speed Gondola, and new high speed Family quad.

Yama Riders
Yama Riders translates to ‘mountain riders’ and is all about keeping kids safe while they have fun learning new skills and exploring the entire Niseko United resort. Full and half day ski and snowboard options are available as Kids programs for ages 7-10, and Teen programs for those aged 11-14 years.

Adult First Timer Pack
First time in the snow? GoSnow offers the exclusive Adult First Timer package which includes rental of outerwear, helmet, goggles, gloves and equipment; lift tickets; and a full day of adult group lessons.

Women's Workshops
Full day women’s-only group ski and snowboard sessions for up to 3 people, taught by one of our elite female coaches. The workshop includes lunch at the acclaimed An Dining and is perfect for women looking to improve their riding technique and explore the mountain at their own pace.

Lessons only available during winter and early spring.

Dial Ext. 9 for GoSnow Ski School reception.

Ski and snowboard lessons are in extremely high demand during the peak winter and spring periods, so we strongly advise that AYA guests book lessons as early as possible to avoid disappointment.

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