Samurai Kid’s Ski Lessons: Where Winter Adventures Begin.

Skiing creates magical experiences for kids. It's about more than just learning to ski or perfecting technique; it's about building confidence, forming friendships, and creating lifelong winter memories. Our Samurai Kids group ski programs are aimed at children aged 4-14, Our devoted team of experienced instructors are dedicated to ensuring every student thrives in a friendly, fun, nurturing environment.

What makes Samurai Kids Group Ski Programs special
・Small group sizes
・Age-tailored classes (4-7 & 8-14)
・All skill levels embraced (first-timers to advanced)
・Dedicated kids' break room with toilet
・Exclusive outdoor beginner area with magic carpet
・Friendly native English speaking instructors
・Supervised lunch included
・Priority lift line access on all 3-mountains

Samurai Kids Group Ski Lesson (Ages 8 - 14)Advance Reservations

Our Samurai Kid’s program for 8-14-year-olds promises an exciting, fun and social lesson environment. Our dedicated instructors are committed to ensuring continuous technical skill development through a blend of fun, mountain exploration, and skill improvements. Lessons take place across all three mountains, providing students with the opportunity to explore new terrain and refine their skills while forging new friendships. A range of ability levels, we ensure that each student is placed in the most suitable group to maximize their progress.

Samurai Kids Group Ski Lesson (Ages 8 - 14)
SessionLesson timesPrice (tax included)
3hours10:00 - 13:001 person 16,000 JPY
5hours + With meals10:00 - 16:001 person 23,000 JPY
Suitable Age
Ages 8 - 14
1 to 8 people
・Price of 01/03/2024(Fri.) - 31/03/2024(Sun.) : 3h 14,000 JPY, 5h + With lunch 21,000 JPY
・Price per child.
・A supervised 1-hour lunch break is included in this 1-day lesson. Kids will eat with the instructor and can pick from a selection of tasty Japanese and western menu options.
・Priority lift lines! Kids can enjoy more time skiing and less time waiting with priority access to the lifts!
・Dedicated kids break rooms and lesson area.

How to book online

Samurai Kids Group Ski Lesson (Ages 4 - 7)Advance Reservations

Highly qualified and passionate instructors guarantee that every student receives the individualized attention they need within a safe and fun learning environment. Parents, relax and savour your day on the slopes with fun the breaks and lunchtime covered too. With supervised breaks and a tasty, filling lunch included, you can have peace of mind knowing that your children are not just well-taken-care-of but are also making progress and having a great lesson experience.

Samurai Kids Group Ski Lesson (Ages 4 - 7)
SessionLesson timesPrice (tax included)
2.5hours10:00 - 12:301 person 16,000 JPY
5hours + With meals10:00 - 16:001 person 23,000 JPY
Suitable Age
Ages 4 - 7
1 to 6 people
・Price of 01/03/2024(Fri.) - 31/03/2024(Sun.) : 2.5h 14,000 JPY, 5h + With meals 21,000 JPY
・This is the fee per child.
・A supervised 1-hour lunch break is included in this 1-day lesson. Kids will eat with the instructor and can pick from a selection of tasty Japanese and western menu options.
・All children must be toilet trained.
・Lift ticket & Rental not included in lesson price.
・Ski poles not required for first timers or beginners.

How to book online

  • Skill Level
    • Level 1
      First time
      Never skied before.
    • Level 2
      Can control speed and stop in a snowplough, Learning to turn.
    • Level 3
      Can link snowplough turns on begginer terrain.
    • Level 4
      Can link parallel turns on intermediate terrain.
    • Level 5
      Can make confident parallel turns on advanced terrrain (black course).
    • Level 6
      Can ski with dynamic parallel turns comfortable on all terrain skiing a range of snowconditions e.g. powder, moguls, chopped snow.
  • FAQ
    • Is equipment rental included?
      Equipment rental is not included. Children need to arrive with their skis and winter equipment. Please complete ski rental prior to your lesson.
    • Does my child need a lift ticket?
      We require all children have a lift ticket to participate in the lesson.
    • Do the lessons take place indoors or outdoors?
      All ski lessons will take place outdoors. Instructors will guide kids all over the mountain depending on ability, weather and snow conditions. Breaks and lunch will be indoors in the kids break room.
    • Is there a vegetarian or vegan lunch option?
      Please list any dietary restrictions when making a booking and our team will do their best to provide a suitable meal. For strict dietary requirements or severe food allergies we recommend children bring a packed lunch.
    • Can I request a refund if my child feels tired or decides they do not want to ski?
      Unfortunately, cannot provide refunds for this reason.
    • Can my child attend the kids group lesson if they are not yet toilet trained?
      Children are required to be fully toilet trained to join the kids group lessons. While staff will assist children visit the toilet kids’ staff cannot change nappies/diapers.
    • What happens if my child experiences an issue during their lesson?
      All parent/guardians must leave an emergency contact number or (phone or WhatsApp) number. If there are any problems during the lesson time, you will be contacted immediately by our team.
    • Can I watch my child while they participate in the kids group lesson?
      For parents, guardians or family members, if you wish to watch your child’s progress, we kindly ask that you watch from a distance so not to interrupt the lesson.
  • Precautions

    Please note the following cancellation policy will apply to all bookings:
    ・Up to 30 days before your lesson (prior to payment): 0%
    ・Up to 7 days before your lesson: 10%
    ・Up to 72 hours before your lesson: 30%
    ・Within 72 hours before your lesson: 100%
    *Cancellation policies will be enacted when there is a booking adjustment that results in an overall package price reduction.

    ・Please check-in every day at the Kids School reception at least 10 minutes before the lesson starts. Staff will register your child, confirm the lunch order and discuss the plan for the day.
    ・Equipment rental and lift tickets are not included in the lesson fee. Please prepare them before your lesson begins.
    ・The kids school area rental store and ticket offices are located in different locations. Please note rental shops can be busy in peak season, please allow up to 1 hour for rental.
    ・If you are running late, please contact the ski school to let us know.
    ・Guests staying at The Westin arriving via the monorail are advised to allow extra time.
    ・If the lift services are suspended due to stormy weather, the lessons may be modified or cancelled. Even in poor weather conditions, the lessons take place as long as there are two or more lifts in operation.
    ・Cancellation based on customers' discretion may be subject to a cancellation charge.
    ・Please note that the phone line tends to be busy in the AM before lessons begin.
    ・Students are expected to be proficient in English as the lessons are provided in English. The lessons are not available in other languages at this time.

Contact us

Rusutsu Resort International Ski School

Operating Period 10/12/2023 - 31/03/2024

Reservation Desk Hours 8:00 - 17:00

Phone. +81-136-46-3526


Ext. 7042 (From Rusutsu Resort Hotel & Convention)

Ext. 4-7042 (From The Westin Rusutsu Resort)