From €883

for 7 nights


Surf Skill

Beginner - Advanced

Star Rating

Price Range

€126 - €151 per night


January, February, March, December


Overlooking the Furano-Kitanomine ski slopes these apartments offers ski front access. Enjoy watching the sunrise over the mountain whilst sipping a latte in the spacious living area. Or at night watch the snowflakes fall whilst cozying up to the fire place. Fresh Powder Apartments is one of the only modern, Western style, fully self-contained accommodation in Furano. Completely renovated from a large ski lodge the apartments are available in studio, 1, 2, or 3 bedrooms and are fitted with modern amenities, state of the art entertainment systems and luxurious furnishings
Quick Facts
    • Direct ski access.
    • Ski storage.
    • State of the art equipment.
    • Best self contained option.
    • Luxurious furnishing.

Furano's first resort property designed specifically for long-stay international visitors. Fully-furnished, smoke-free Studio, 1 BR, 2 BR, and 3 BR apartments are perfect for self-catering holidays. Don't miss this chance to stay in comfort just one minute walk from Kitanomine Gondola.

Situated in Furano, the Furano Fresh Powder Apartments is an easy drive from Nakafurano. Apartments are air conditioned and internet access is provided free of charge. The property has luggage storage, a laundry service and ski lockers. An internet connection is provided for those who need to remain connected while on the road.

Apartments at the Furano Fresh Powder Apartments are well-appointed and provide all the essential amenities including a flat-screen TV and a washing machine. Extremely spacious apartments designed for families are available on request.

The Furano Fresh Powder Apartments offers free parking for those travelling by car. Furano city centre is within close proximity of the apartment complex.

Classic Studio Suite (Main Floor) - Furano
- Versatile with Comfortable Living Space
The main floor studio is an open plan apartment that features all the modern amenities you would expect to find in your own home. The contemporary kitchen boasts a dishwasher, Smeg oven, cook top, range hood, microwave along with a generously sized refrigerator. The specially imported Sleepmaker splittable king size beds can also be configured into two singles to cater for any sleeping arrangement. A true "home away from home" for one or two guests.
Fireplace Studio Suite (Main Floor) - Furano
– Snuggle in bed whilst the fireplace flickers
This versatile studio apartment features a tranquil gas fireplace at the foot of the bed. You can relax in bed and read a book or watch television whilst the gas fireplace flickers away in the background. Kitchen is fully furnished with electric cooktop, convection oven, microwave, kettle, rice cooker, refrigerator/freezer, dishwasher. Available with king bed or two singles.
One Bedroom Suite With Japanese Deep Soak Bath (Ground Floor) - Furano
- Peace and Quiet with a Traditional Touch
This ground-floor apartment is very spacious throughout. The generously-sized bedroom features with wall-length built in robes, whilst a large separate living dining area rounds out the suite. The highlight of the apartment is the soothing traditional Japanese Deep Soak Bath with shower. Perfect for peace and quiet, the extra space offered by this apartment makes it a favorite for long stays or small families.
Two Bedroom Ski View Apartment (Main Floor) - Furano
– Spacious living and unrivalled ski access
Overlooking the Furano-Kitanomine ski slopes, this apartment offers ski front access. Every morning will herald views of the freshly-groomed slopes. Or at night watch the snowflakes fall whilst cozying up to the fire place. This generous apartment is true spacious luxury with unrivalled ski access. Thoughtfully planned with a three-way washroom, featuring separate toilet and bath, this design means you can soak away in the jet bath for hours and not be disturbed. Main floor location is easily accessed and perfect for families with kids.
Two Bedroom Tokachidake Apartment (Upper Floor) - Furano
– True luxury with unparalleled views.
The living area is dominated by panoramic views of the distant Tokachidake mountain range and the township of Furano below. On a clear winter day you can see puffs of steam from the distant volcano Mt Asahi. The master bedroom includes its own private ensuite shower, in addition to the jet bath in the main bathroom. The contemporary U-shaped kitchen features views towards the crimson forests of Asahigoaka park in autumn. Including a gas fireplace, this suite is fully heated and air conditioned to be comfortable in all seasons.
Three Bedroom Top Floor Apartment - Furano
– Our flagship overlooking the ski slopes
Each spacious bedroom in this apartment features a large closet with mirrored sliding doors. The master bedroom boasts an ensuite Jacuzzi bath for added convenience and privacy. This apartment treats you to your own personal snow report every morning. Simply wake up look out the living room windows and decide if you will be first on the slope in the morning. Perhaps the incredible views of Kitanomine ski hill can be best appreciated from the balcony opening off the main living area. Perfect for large families or groups of friends or co-workers.
5 BR Parkside Chalet - Furano
– Sit in the living room and watch the children play in the park
New to Furano in 2009, the two storey 5 BR Parkside Chalet offers open plan kitchen, spacious living with downstairs play room, and its own spectacular Japanese garden overlooking a public town park. The chalet is perfectly located in the heart of the village only minutes away from the most popular restaurants. With the use of sofa bed or optional futons (extra charges apply), the Chalet sleeps up to 12. Perfect for two families, extended family gatherings, or groups of friends and colleagues.
Surf & Other Activities
Hot Air Balloon (Free Flight)
Middle of December - March
Rise up to 1000m and float over Furano and close to the Taisetsusan Mountain Range. Everyone should have this experience at least once in their lifetime. At this altitude you'll often see diamond dust, which makes it appear as though thousands of diamonds are flying around you. On a clear day the views stretch over the fields and over many of the snow covered peaks.
Ice Hole Fishing
Late of December - Middle of March
Try your luck fishing for pond smelt.
You can deep-fry your catch and some local mushrooms right there on the ice as you fish. It's always an experience to tell your friends about. Your guide will help you drill through the ice & relax in the beautiful surroundings, sitting on the lake fishing. It is not uncommon to see deer, foxes and other wildlife.
Backcountry Ski & Snowboard (Nature Ski)
Late of December - March
Depending on your fitness, they hike up or ‘skin’ up some of the beautiful peaks around Tokachidake and Furanodake. You will be rewarded for your effort with an incredible view and spectacular ski back down the hill in pristine snow over some beautiful undulating terrain. Non-telemark skiers will use snow-shoes to make walking through the powder as easy as possible. Alpine skiers can use heel detachable bindings for the walk up and then lock their heels in for the ride back down.
Night tour
Middle of December - March
Take a walk though the forests on the mountain at night. You'll see amazing night views with the sky clear & crisp views of the stars with no pollution and light interference. To finish, your guide will take you to a natural hot-spring you can bathe in the water bubbling up from the volcano.
Snow Mobiling 
Middle of December - March
A number of different tours run with variances in the length of the course and also the size of the engine.
Enjoy the exhilarating experience of cruising on your own snowmobile along forest tracks with friends and family. Choose from a 3km, 10km, 30km or an 80km+ day tour along the longest snowmobile course in Hokkaido. A professional guide will accompany you and show you some of the most amazing mountain scenery. 
Snowshoes Trekking
December - Early of April
Trek through the beautiful natural surrounds on a pair of snowshoes. Wearing and walking with snowshoes is an experience in itself, add to this the incredible nature and you have the mix for a fun tour. Each tour is accompanied by one of professional guides who will take you through the winter wonderland that is Furano and Rokugou. If you’re lucky enough, you might happen upon deer or foxes as you wander over the mountains and hills. Drinks and snowshoes are provided.
4W Motorbike and Snow-Carts
December - March
Race around snow course on 4 wheel motorbikes or custom built snow-carts. With speeds of up to 80 km per/hr possible, you are in for one thrilling ride. Drift the bike or cart wide as you fly around the corners as you try to out-do your friends times on our 1km (3 laps) course - truly an awesome snow experience. All safety equipment is provided.
Banana Ride
December - mid/late March
Try to hold on as you fly around the soft powdery snow with family and friends on our inflatable banana boat. You will have the time of your life. All safety equipment is provided.
Snow Rafting
December - mid/late March
Enjoy the exhilarating experience of being pulled around our snow courses in one of our raft boats. Great for friends and family and those who just want to have fun in the snow. All safety equipment is provided.
December - mid/late March
Jump in one of rubber tubes and race your friends and family down our tubing slope.
Middle of December - mid/late March
Parasailing is an amazing activity for all. Glide up high and soar like a bird over the snow covered countryside. Sitting up so high, you have an amazing opportunity to really take in the beauty of the area. All safety equipment is provided
Horse Riding
December - March
They have many different tours and plans for you to choose from.
Dog sledding
December - March
Dog Sledding is an incredible experience for anyone. The dogs are jumping and rearing to take you around the course at some top speeds and they will be bounding up and down ready as soon as they see the sled put into position for a run.
The dogs are beautifully well kept animals that enjoy the rides as much as the guests and trainers.
Hot spring Tour
December - March
Relaxing in an Onsen (Hot Spring) is an age-old Japanese tradition that all those who visit Japan should try at least once. Furano and the surrounding areas are dotted with natural volcanic and man-made onsen. Furano lies in the valley down from the volcano and as such has a number of volcanic streams running underground. Experience a journey through a snow-covered forest to a secret natural onsen nestled in the mountains or any number of hotel or small commercial onsen in the area. There you can sit back and relax and let the mineral rich volcanic waters sooth your body. Groups are kept to a maximum of 20 so that you can fully enjoy this experience.
Asahidake, Kamui Ski Links Bus Tours
Late December - March
During the winter months, you can get a shuttle bus service from lodgings in Furano to the brilliant ski areas of Asahidake and Kamui Ski Links. Those looking for powder or a different experience are encouraged to take this opportunity to get out of Furano for a day and experience yet another beautiful area as well a different mountain and some fun snow.
Hot springs, Japanese culture tours
Late December - March
Furano offers some fantastic experiences after you finish skiing for the day but before you head out for a feed or a drink.
Goto Sumio is one of Japan’s most influential artists and Furano is lucky to have his gallery located at the base of the volcano just outside of Kami Furano. This gallery combined with a dip in a beautiful onsen on the way home makes for a perfect day.
Room type
Travel dates
7 nights 1 Bedroom (Twin Share) Package €883 Per person 04 Jan-01 Mar
7 nights 2 Bedroom (Triple Share) Package €1,058 Per person 04 Jan-01 Mar
  • Price is per person in AUD and subject to foreign exchange fluctuations. Invoices will be recalculated at the time of final payment using the current exchange rate.
  • Package price is based on 2 adults sharing the room (unless otherwise stated).
  • The Perfect Snow is also a licensed wholesale travel agent that has experienced consultants ready to package flights into your package. Please make sure you get flights packaged into your quote as we receive best rate flight prices from the top airlines.
  • These are example packages and most packages can be adjusted to cater for your requirements. Please contact us for a tailored package to meet your needs.
  • Please click "Enquire Here" to email us or call us on 1300 009283 to speak with one of our friendly snow experience specialists.


  • Return Airport Bus Transfer
  • Accommodation of your choice.
  • 5 Days lift pass .
  • Complimentary wireless internet.

Disclaimer - This surf trip is an independent surf operator and is not part of or in partnership with The Perfect Wave Travel Co. The Perfect Wave acts as an agent only. We sell various travel related products on behalf of numerous transport, accommodation and other service providers, such as airlines, land based accommodation and boat charter operators. The Perfect Waves obligation is to make travel bookings on your behalf and to arrange relevant contracts between you and travel service providers. The Perfect Wave has no responsibility for these services nor do we make or give any warranty of representation regarding their standards. All bookings are made subject to the terms and conditions and limitations of liability imposed by these service providers.

Other Surf Experiences