SAPPORO BANKEI SKI AREA is the ultimate in urban snow-sports facilities for all guest (to expert from first-timers). It is just 20 minutes from the heart of Sapporo, located in the Chuo-ku (Central Ward) district same as downtown Sapporo. It is convenient to access by subway and BANKEI-BUS or car.

A variety of slopes provides to satisfy for beginner from advanced.
Mini amusement area, The Snow Kids Park delights kids and sightseers also first-time skier and snowboarders.
Fulfilling rental goods are attractive. Visitors and tourists are able to come empty-handed.
A crèche gives mum and dad the opportunity to enjoy themselves.
Ski & Snowboard lessons for English speaker are available.

The gourmet dining, will meet in Bankei ‘s special food in front of the pride of the wooden fireplace.
SAPPORO BANNKEI SKI AREA will provide the fun and make great memories for all of the guests who came by our hospitality.

The Half Pipe is the largest in Japan (at 180 m long -230 m including approach and finish area, 20 m wide, 6–7m deep and with an incline of 17 degrees), was held FIS SNOWBOARD WORLD CUP 2016 SAPPORO,and 2017 SAPPORO ASIAN WINTER GAMES.

All fun, no hassles with “Hands Free Ski”!

Easily access Bankei's slopes from Downtown Sapporo !
20 minutes from Odori Park !
We have ski slopes in variety. It ranges from biginners slopes for families to off-piste skiing course maximum diagonal degreel 33, and imited to expert

Ski Area Map (A total of 17 runs. 9 courses at beginners and families, 4 intermediate pistes and 4 technically difficult pistes for the experts)
Floodlit slopes and lifts that operate until 10 p.m., with a maximum elevation of 482 m, is served by 6 lifts.
Off-piste areas and Snow park, Mogul run (maximum incline of 27 degrees, often used for free-style competitions) and the newly established FIS-approved Half Pipe provide serious challenge!!

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Advanced Course
1 East A500m33・22
2 Slalom Bahn270m30・30
3 Moguls Course270m27・27
4 Half Pipe180m17
Intermediate Course
1 East B500m30・12
2 Green A430m20・12
3 West A400m20・12
4 Orange1200m30・12
Beginner Course
1 Green Woods700m10・6
2 KINOKO400m14・12
3 Center A400m18・10
4 Center B400m18・10
5 Center C400m15・9
6 West Woods900m10・6
7 DONGURI800m15・8
8 KURUMI800m10・6
9 Orange Connection350m10・6
1 East P455m
2 Green P407m
3 Center T392m
4 Orange P 710m
5 West S343m
6 West P760m

SKI & SNOWBOARD LESSON for English speakers  Interested in taking a Ski lesson?
All lessons include accident insurance with standard coverage.
English speaking instructors(Bankei Ski School) are available.
ban.K Welcome team (at the center lodge)
PRIVATE   1.5 hours 3 hours (except middle break) Extra 1 hour
One-on-one (1 guest) ¥13,000 ¥22,000 ¥ 7,000
Group (2 – 4 guests) ¥22,000 ¥33,000 ¥ 8,000
Group (5 – 8 guests) ¥44,000 ¥66,000 ¥16,000
Lesson time 10:00am-11:30am 13:00pm-14:30pm ( for special requests, please contact us.)
The lessons accept all levels. (first timer as well)
For guests of skiers aged 4 years and over, snowboarders aged 6 years and over.
Lift tickets are included in the lesson price.
Group (5 – 8 guests) is two instructors.
In case of level differences in the group, the lesson will be matched to the guest of the lowest level.
Please make a reservation, the limited number of participants.
The guest who rent equipment, arrive before 40minutes to your lessons. Please let us know if you will be late.
HOW TO 1 guest 50 minutes ¥ 5,000  
This lesson is for first time and unfamiliar skiers/snowboarders.
No use the lift, introduced how to get on and off the lift easy to understand. 1 instructor is for 1 – 4 guests normally.
Anytime welcome (9:30 ~ last start 15:00). No need for reservation.
Welcome team

From Middle of Dec.-March.

Reception open
9:00 ~ 15:30
Reservations Tel: +81-(0)11-641-0071 Fax: +81-(0)11-641-0092

Ski Lessons for Beginners

Fully-Equipped Ski, Board, and Wear Rentals!  ※Please show the passport.
including equipment & clothing.
Prices (Ski, Board)
2 Hour
15years and down
2 Hour
4 Hour
15years and down
4 Hour
7 Hour
15years and down
All Day
equipment ¥3,000 ¥2,000 ¥4,800 ¥3,000 ¥5,800 ¥4,000
equipment with a wear ¥5,000 ¥4,000 ¥7,500 ¥5,000 ¥8,500 ¥6,000
【The set contents】
 Ski set: ski + boots + pole, Board set: board + boots
 Full set with a wear: ski set or board set + wear + goggles + helmet

2 Hour
15years and down
2 Hour
4 Hour
15years and down
4 Hour
All Day
15years and down
All Day
Wear ¥2,000 ¥1,500 ¥3,500 ¥2,500 ¥4,000 ¥3,000
Ski ¥1,800 ¥1,300 ¥3,000 ¥2,000 ¥3,500 ¥2,500
Boots ¥1,500 ¥1,000 ¥2,500 ¥1,800 ¥3,000 ¥2,000
Pole ¥500 ¥500 ¥700 ¥500 ¥1,000 ¥800
Goggles ¥300 ¥300 ¥300 ¥300 ¥300 ¥300
Cap,Gloves Please purchase it
Helmet ¥500 ¥500 ¥500 ¥500 ¥500 ¥500
 Skis:70-175cm, Ski boots:17-31cm, Board boots:17-30cm, Wear:90cm-3XO

Lift Prices
 Adult15years and down
2 Hour Ticket ¥3,000
Flat Rate
Up to All Day Use

4 Hour Ticket ¥3,300
7 Hour Ticket ¥3,800
Night Ticket
¥2,000 ¥2,000
Snow Kids Park (a mini amusement park, popular among kids and sightseers alike!)

Playthings – Fluffy, Snow tube sled, Slide, Zip-line, Snow-Strider 

A conveyor belt lift at gentle slope – skiing and snowboarding for especially smaller children and first-timers.

Adult / Child
(3 years and up)

Child Minding Room Available!  ※Please show the passport.
■ Price(per child): 2 Hour ¥1,500, 4 Hours ¥2,800, 7 Hours ¥4,500, 14Hours ¥7,500, 21Hours ¥11,000, 28Hours ¥14,500
■ Reception:9:00-16:00(Saturday, Sunday, and a public holiday are reservations required.)

 ※ An additional charge of 1000 yen applies for infants under 2 years of age, only for the 2, 4 and 7 hour time brackets.
 ※ Baby-sitting services are for 3-month-old babies who have head control and up to 6-year-old preschool children.

Gourmet Dining

Things are even more delicious in front of a crackling fire,surrounded by warm wooden design.
Find a moment of peace and solitude in the deep snow of Bankei's woods.

Jingisukan Lamb BBQ Set
ban.K Mogul Curry

Bankei Original
Roast Chicken Noodle Soup


Delicious charcoal-grilled chicken and "Jingisukan"lamb BBQ.
A model locomotive delights children and parents!
11:30am - 8:00pm (Last Call 7:30pm)
Saturdays & Sundays & Holidays:
11:00am - 9:00pm (Last Call 8:30pm)
Tel. 011-641-0119

The trip of Hokkaido is
"Bankei bus".