Nest at the Trees is conveniently located on the main road between Hirafu and Niseko Village (Hilton Hotel Niseko).
Nest at the Trees operates a convenient shuttle bus that runs to and from the hotel and Hirafu village several times a day - more details here.
From New Chitose Airport
We are approximately 120km from New Chitose Airport so allow 2.5 – 3.5 hours drive during the winter when it is snowing and about 2 hours drive during the summer. Renting a car from New Chitose Airport is easy but it may be better to book during the winter as there are many tourist. Please note that you will need a Japanese licence or an international licence to rent a car in Japan.
Taking the bus from Chitose Airport, the bus service only runs during the winter and takes about 3 hours in the snow. Please check timetables [link bus services]. You will end up at Hirafu Welcome Centre where our free shuttle service can pick you up. Please email or call us to confirm your time of arrival.
Taking a train from Chitose Airport to Kutchan, the nearest station, is also quite convenient and takes about 2.5 hours with just one change of train. Please check schedules at [link]. You can also arrange pick up for the hotel. Please email or call us.
We are approximately 100km from Sapporo city so allow 2-3 hours to drive during the snowy winter and 2 hours during summer. If you drive through the seaside own of Otaru, you could stop for good sushi or take the sights. Nikka distillery is near Otaru.