Family Travel, Gourmet & Wine, Outdoor & Adventure, History & Culture, Nature & Wildlife, Multi-Generation
Designed for private groups or families of connoisseurs, this itinerary pairs the alpine beauty of Niseko with a wellness sanctuary by the Ago Bay.
Your journey starts at the foot of Hokkaido’s Mount Yotei, serving as the backdrop for a curated range of activities. In winter, delight in the enchanting thrills of skiing, snow rafting, snow mobile or reindeer sledding. In summer, immerse in bespoke trekking, cycling, horseback riding or hot air balloon experiences.
Transitioning to the revered Amanemu, you will discover a wellness sanctuary nestled in the picturesque Ago Bay harbouring its own unique cultural and spiritual traditions. Whether traversing ancient pilgrim routes, partaking in zazen meditation at a local temple, joining an ama diver in search of fresh seafood or cultivating your own jewellery at a local pearl farm, every moment is designed to create indelible memories that linger.
Niseko invites you into a symphony of exhilarating Alpine explorations. This iconic destination is traditionally renowned for its powered ski slopes and a range of winter activities paired with various hot spring resorts, while at the same time gradually emerging with a range of outdoor summer immersions such as hiking, rafting and climbing amidst the scenic mountain beauty.
Enjoy a luxurious alpine stay accompanied with a breathtaking view of Mount Yotei or Niseko Annupuri from the comfort of your sanctuary.
Meticulously designed with an artful fusion of classic and contemporary aesthetics, each of the 43 rooms and 7 suites extend hospitality up to a maximum occupancy of 3 people. The two-bedroom Higashiyama Suite can house up to 5 people.
Named amongst Travel + Leisure’s 20 Most Beautiful Hotel Bathrooms in the World, the bathrooms are inspired by the local onsen tradition with an oversized soaking tub, a separate rainforest shower and expansive windows that invite picturesque views into your private sanctuary.
Embark on a gastronomic journey with the exquisite flavours of Hokkaido using fresh farm-to-table ingredients sourced locally. Indulge in the artistry of omakase-styled Japanese dining at Sushi Nagi, or explore international selections at Yukibana for a diverse culinary experience.
To unwind in style, Ume Lounge offers selection of classic cocktails and Japanese whiskeys, skillfully crafted by the in-house alpine mixologist.
Surrender to serenity in the resort’s indoor and outdoor onsen baths, thoughtfully designed with separate sections for both ladies and gentlemen. Immerse yourself in the soothing waters with a backdrop of breathtaking mountainous landscapes.
Enjoy some pampering at Spa Chasi La Slothys, where a curated selection of massages and treatments are available to elevate your journey of rejuvenation. Alternatively, maintain your fitness regime at the complimentary Fitness Centre equipped with state-of-the-art equipment.
At Amanemu, every moment is an invitation to unwind, rejuvenate and embrace the harmonious blend of wellness experiences.
We are happy to arrange bespoke excursions lovingly tailored to your group, some of which may come at an additional fee.
Formerly known as Ujiyamada, Ise is a quaint coastal town on the tip of the Kii peninsula in Mie Prefecture. It offers a time-honoured pearl farming culture and it is home to the most sacred shrine in Japan. A number of local attractions in Ise are centred around this shrine and the cherry blossom festival is also celebrated here on the Miya River.
Nestled on a forested hill overlooking the serene Ago Bay, Amanemu is a ryokan-inspired onsen resort with 24 suites and 6 two-bedroom villas, each exuding an air of refined elegance while graciously accommodating 3 adults, or 2 adults and 2 kids below 11 years old. Baby cots and a dedicated kids menu are available upon request.
All villas are blessed with either tranquil garden or Ago Bay views. Indulge in the sanctuary of your own private garden and private Japanese onsen facilities, filled with nutrient-rich water sourced from nearby hot springs.
Journey through Japan’s rich culinary tapestry at the main restaurant, where a refined selection of international dishes unfolds. Delight in the essence of fresh, local and seasonal flavours featuring coveted delicacies such as the Matsusaka Wagyu beef, spiny lobster and abalones.
To unwind, head to the Bar & Lounge to savour the elegance of Japanese craft beers, fine sakes and inventive house cocktails with regional fruits and herbs—all while you admire the lantern-lit evenings as the sun gracefully sets into the horizon of the Ago Bay.
The resort’s library can be transformed into a serene sanctuary for tea enthusiasts. Engage in a delightful tasting of the region’s diverse array of rare tea blends and brews.
At Amanemu, every culinary encounter is a celebration of Japan’s heritage, inviting you to savor the finest flavors in a setting of unrivaled elegance and tranquility.
Keeping your active lifestyle intact is a breeze in Amanemu. Take a lap at the 33-metre outdoor pool, adorned with plush daybeds offering an enchanting vista of Ago Bay. Elevate your exercise routine within the state-of-the-art Fitness Centre or at the serene Yoga Studio.
Amanemu unveils a realm of wellness with immersive programs catering to your holistic rejuvenation. Luxuriate in a plethora of treatments and hydrotherapy facilities at the Aman Spa, where each moment is a step towards revitalization.
For retail therapy, indulge in a curated selection of local handicrafts at the in-house boutique. Book enthusiasts will find solace at the library set amidst Amanemu’s lush gardens, offering an assortment of English and Japanese literary treasures.
We are happy to arrange bespoke excursions lovingly tailored to your group, some of which may come at an additional fee, such as:
Higashiyama Niseko Village, a Ritz-Carlton Reserve • Amanemu
Embrace solitude on a mountain trek or discover the healing powers of Japan’s hot springs at this alpine retreat dedicated to nature in all its forms. The resort’s 50 rooms and suites are expressions of alpine luxury with breathtaking views of mounts Yotei and Niseko Annupuri and a blend of classic and contemporary design.View More
Beside Ago Bay, amid the forested hills of Ise-Shima, the ryokan-inspired onsen resort of Amanemu invites guests into a sanctuary of restorative peace. Bask in mineral-rich hot springs, walk ancient pilgrim trails and explore a sublime coastline. Amanemu is easily reached with a 25-minute helicopter ride or 3-hour train journey from Chubu Centrair International Airport in Nagoya.View More
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