Sheraton Hotels & Resorts, part of Starwood Hotels & Resorts Worldwide, has announced the opening of Sheraton Hokkaido Kiroro Resort, owned by Kiroro Resort Holdings, a subsidiary of Property Perfect.
Following extensive renovations, the resort opens as the brand’s first ski resort in Japan. Situated right in the centre of the action at Kiroro Resort, Sheraton Hokkaido Kiroro Resort offers ski-in, ski-out luxury combined with all of the brand’s signature amenities and services.
“We are thrilled to have Sheraton re-enter the region with the introduction of the brand’s first ski resort in Japan,” said global brand leader, Sheraton Hotels & Resorts and Tribute Portfolio, Dave Marr. “As Starwood’s most global brand, our presence in Hokkaido builds on the brand’s first mover advantage, as we continue to provide guests with access to some of the most sought after destinations in the world.”
Sheraton Hokkaido Kiroro Resort features 140 fully renovated guest rooms and suites, overlooking scenic mountain views. Guests can stay connected in comfort in the Sheraton Club lounge with its complimentary breakfast, all-day refreshments and free WiFi. The all-day dining restaurant, Rivierouge, features an extensive range of Japanese and international buffet style dishes, while Hoki Japanese restaurant serves sushi and grilled BBQ choices using renowned Hokkaido ingredients for dinner. Additionally, guests can enjoy the Sheraton brand’s new signature lobby bar menu Paired, comprised of artisanal small plates and eclectic bar snacks served alongside suggested premium wines and local craft beers. Other facilities include the Jula Hall meeting room, which can accommodate up to 100 guests.
The property, located in one of Japan’s premier ski destinations, boasts easy access to the slopes at the Kiroro integrated mountain resort area, which is famous for its exceptional powder skiing, 21 well-groomed trails suitable for skiers and snowboarders of all levels, mogul courses and a children’s snow park.