MUWA's VACATION HOME takes the stress out of vacation planning – your destination is already selected in a place you already know that you love.
MUWA’s Vacation Homes at Niseko are where you want to be. Located at a world-class vacation spot in a unique heritage site, it’s a special place to create traditions, deepen relationships and take the needed break from work and the stress of everyday life. It’s the place to go whenever you want to escape, get disconnected from the world to relax, and treat yourself to the privacy of nature. MUWA has harmonized the functional architecture and amenities with the regional breathtaking characteristics of nature. The meticulous interior design styles lend themselves to unparalleled convenience allowing you to break free and settle in. This is the experience not to be missed at MUWA NISEKO.
MUWA'S FIRST VACATION HOME
LOCATION: HOKKAIDO, JAPAN
OPENING: DECEMBER 2023 (PLANNED)
ONCE-IN-A LIFETIME Experience
MUWA NISEKO is located in Hirafu Hokkaido, a destination beloved by European, Australian and Asian skiers who seek the legendary winters of Niseko, for good reason. Every year, Hokkaido is blanketed with a jaw-dropping amount of perfectly light powder snow, attracting snow enthusiasts from all over the world. MUWA NISEKO is about a two-hour drive from Sapporo New Chitose Airport and is also popular among the Japanese as a special summer vacation spot thanks to an abundance of leisure facilities and activities like golf, trekking, cycling, and rafting.
Perfect Relaxation and Fun
MUWA NISEKO is located in Hirafu Upper Village with direct ski-in, ski-out access via 3 lifts including the Grand Hirafu gondola. MUWA NISEKO redefines what it means to have world-class powder snow right at your doorsteps. At the zenith of Hirafu’s upper village, MUWA NISEKO offers guests a luxurious escape and relaxation with high-end room amenities and services on-site that include restaurant dining, ski equipment rental, retail facilities, relaxation spa, onsen baths, in-room open-air ‘rotenburo’ baths, and more. Breathtaking panoramic views of the resort’s ski slopes comes standard.
EXPLORE THE EXCEPTIONAL
Experience the exhilaration of skiing through the winter trees and the most deep, dry powder snow in Japan, then melt away in one of four infinity onsen baths while enjoying the magnificent views of Mt. Yotei from the 7th floor. The first floor also features all-inclusive public onsen and spa facilities where guests enjoy an authentic, culture Japanese relaxation experience after indulging in the world’s finest powder snow.
Embody the essence of
MUWA NISEKO's architectural design pays homage to traditional, elegant, and timeless Japanese architecture. Reflective of the unique architecture of the region, the distinctive silhouette created by the triangular-shaped classic Japanese gabled roof, the Engawa – the porch-like space between the indoor tatami area and the outdoors seemingly connects and separates the vast nature and the private space. The design becomes a work of art, combining nature and the architectural culture of the region with modernism and technology.
Hokkaido is famous for its wide variety of cuisines made from locally sourced ingredients. In Grand Hirafu where MUWA NISEKO is located, there is an abundance of locally grown produce and seafood that are reputed to be the best in Japan and lending themselves to an exquisite culinary experience. Two fine dining restaurants stand out to offer the perfect après-ski experience. The MUWA NISEKO's F&B and its traditional Japanese sukiyaki “Hiyama” is sure to satisfy any heart and discerning palate. And it’s no wonder, the restaurant has been awarded a Michelin star for the last 10 years. But if you’re in the mood for Italian, look no further than the TACUBO, another one-Michelin Star fine dining restaurant in Hokkaido.
MUWA NISEKO was designed by Nikken Sekkei, founded in 1900, it is one of the oldest architectural design firms in Japan. The company completed major projects in more than 250 cities across 50 countries, ranking as the #1 global architectural office in Asia and the 4th in the world. Under the slogan of “Experience, Integrated”, Nikken Sekkei provides valuable experiences and solutions for spaces and environments, while presenting differentiated architectural designs that connect history and tradition with contemporary values.