ABOUT Lotte Arai
Lotte Arai Ski Resort is a luxury boutique resort in the Niigata prefecture, it was re-opened after extensive renovations in December 2017. It offers a world-class luxury hotel with ski in/ski out access, 5 star spa and onsen facilities, a variety of restaurants, retail stores, an international snow school and other alpine activities. The Lotte Arai Ski Resort has terrain for all abilities including extensive off-piste terrain and is known for its wide open powder bowls. Included on the Snow Chaser Pass, staying here you’ll also have access to a variety of resorts within the Myoko region. For more information on Lotte Arai click here.
Lotte Arai AccommodationThe Lotte Arai Resort Hotel is your only accommodation option, yet it has everything you need for an enjoyable stay.
things to doIf you want to take a rest day while in Lotte Arai here are some ideas to keep you busy.
How to get to
Lotte AraiYou have a few different options for getting to Lotte Arai from Tokyo and other cities. Check out which option is best for you.
Lotte Arai Trail MapsFind out what the resort of Lotte Arai has to offer with our resort guide and trail map.
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