And the winner is ...

World Ski Awards 2019 Winner

The Westin Rusutsu Resort



Meet the winner

The Westin Rusutsu Resort presents 210 spacious “bi-level” guestrooms with calming hues, natural forms and refreshing vistas. Each room sports signature Westin amenities such as the renowned Heavenly® Bed and the reviving Heavenly® Bath experience. The resort also provides a hot spring, outdoor baths, the 24-hour WestinWORKOUT® studio and total 42km ski courses with a powder snow experience.

Three newly refurbished dining venues serve a variety of cuisine, with dishes from Westin’s nutrient-rich menu. The casual all-day dining restaurant, Atrium, prepares buffet and a la carte options. Kazahana Japanese restaurant creates authentic dishes inspired by nature and the seasons of Hokkaido. And the Lobby Lounge, distinguished by forms, textures and colors of the terrain, offers a cozy area for guests to enjoy light bites, freshly brewed coffee and our signature cocktail program Craft at Westin.

Our approach is rooted in the message “let's rise,” representing Westin Hotel’s global brand promise of “enhancing wellness.” We strive to provide unique services that enable you to relax and refresh both body and mind, so you’ll leave feeling better than when you arrived.

Nestled between Rusutsu’s East and West Mountains, about a 90-minute drive from Sapporo’s Chitose International Airport, The Westin Rusutsu Resort offers seamless access to many activities. In addition to skiing and snowmobiling in the winter.

New for winter 2019-20, Rusutsu Resort joins the EPIC PASS.

From the 2019-20 winter season Rusutsu joins the Epic Pass, Epic Local Pass and Epic Australia Pass in a long-term alliance with the aim of providing even more amazing benefits for all our guests.

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