Rusutsu, The perfect summer resort
Rusutsu Resort, Hokkaido
Rusutsu Resort is one of the major highland resorts of Hokkaido, Japan’s summer getaway region, and is only 90 minutes from New Chitose Airport. Rusutsu Resort is Hokkaido’s premier golfing destination with 4 superbly crafted courses offering players a total of 72 holes. The resort also boasts an amusement park with over 60 rides including 8 thrilling roller coasters. There is always plenty to do with many activities on offer such as rafting, canoeing, hiking, cycling and more, all offering a unique experience in Hokkaido’s great outdoors. In the winter, as the snow falls Rusutsu is transformed into one of the largest ski resorts in Hokkaido. With 3 fabulous ski areas, East Mt., West Mt. and Mt. Isola, you will experience the pure pleasure of powder snow.
Why Choose Rusutsu? ・・・Hokkaido’s Leading Highland Resort
The reason why Rusutsu Resort is chosen by our guests is that it is the leading highland resort in Hokkaido, with so much to offer it is the perfect summer resort. Rusutsu has a mild and pleasant climate ideal for a refreshing summer retreat where you can enjoy a luxurious and tranquil stay. Situated around the base of Hokkaido’s iconic Mt. Yotei, Rusutsu also stands out as an icon of Japan’s northern island with:
Hokkaido’s largest golfing area comprised of 4 stunning 18-hole courses.
Hokkaido’s largest amusement park with over 60 rides and attractions.
Hokkaido’s single largest ski area with 37 courses, a total length of 42km.
The resort has been highly praised by guests from home and abroad and has been honoured with many awards, a result of our drive to give you the best.
The hotel and restaurants were widely acclaimed at the International Media Centre of the G8 Hokkaido Toyako Summit.
No.1 in customer satisfaction (National ski area satisfaction survey by View Communications, 2003, survey by Ski Business Laboratory, 2003.)
Awarded with the Best Small Resort Award by Cadogan Guides, (“The Great Skiing & Snowboarding Guide”).
Summer in Hokkaido, Perfect for a Summer Resort
The average temperature in Rusutsu during summer is just below 20 degrees Celsius. June to August is the best season when the low humidity makes for a cool and refreshing highland climate. Please refer to the table below to see how Rusutsu’s temperature compares to other major cities.
|Name of city||May||Jun||Jul||Aug||Sep|
(Kimobetsu Observation Station)
※Reprinted from the Meteorological Agency Home Page.
※A jacket or a coat will be needed in May and Sep. Also please bring a thin jacket or coat for the mornings and evenings.
Enjoy Hokkaido with Your Family
Rusutsu Resort is a place where everyone from children to adults can relax and have fun in a safe environment. In the summer the resort is home to many exciting activities that introduce you to the wonder of Hokkaido’s nature such as canoeing, horseback riding, hot air balloon flights, cycling and rafting. The amusement park is full of thrills for people of all ages with rides specially designed for small children to heart-pumping roller coasters for the brave.
During winter, Rusutsu plans the ski area so that even beginners can enjoy themselves; children are always taken care of with facilities such as the Kids’ Park providing a variety of ways for them to play in the snow.
Plan your next family trip to Rusutsu Resort for memories that will last a lifetime.
As a Base for Touring Hokkaido
Rusutsu Resort is in an ideal location for sightseeing around Hokkaido. Use Rusutsu as the perfect base for visiting the regions other famous attractions by rental car, taxi or bus. The unforgettable journey of driving through the pastoral scenery and grand nature of Hokkaido is sure to capture your heart.
|Destination||Approx. Time (by car)||Sightseeing Spots|
|Sapporo||90 mins||Susukino, Tokeidai(Clock Tower), Former Hokkaido Government Office Building|
|Noboribetsu||90 mins||Bear Park, Noboribetsu Hot Spring Resort Area|
|Otaru||120 mins||Otaru Canal|