Equipment Hire


Niseko’s leading equipment rental and retail stores, known for providing excellent customer service along with the latest in premium snow sports equipment.

Rhythm boast the largest rental range with over 5,000 products within their rental fleet including skis, snowboards, boots, backcountry equipment, outerwear and après boots.

Rhythm offers Premium and Standard packages to suit all budgets and levels. Rhythm's Premium rental range is updated every season with the latest ski and snowboard models on the market.

Rhythm Platinum service offers pure convenience with in-house equipment fitting and a dedicated team to attend to your equipment and retail requests. Secure this exclusive service by booking through Nisade, and let us take care of the details! 

Rhythm Tunes Workshop also offers a full range of tuning, mounting and repair services. Highly trained technicians work with the latest Wintersteiger machinery, offering top-notch stone base grinding, ceramic disc edge finishing, hot waxing and general repair work for both skis and snowboards. Bring in your skis and snowboards for some love before you hit the mountain. 


Rhythm Price List

  • Equipment hire vouchers will be included in your arrival pack.
  • Free pick-up & drop-off service within Hirafu, Niseko Village and Hanazono. Please note this service may not be immediate and is subject to availability. Customers staying within Hirafu, please contact Rhythm at least 20 minutes before you are ready to be picked up.
  • Equipment can be picked up after 3pm the night before the rental period starts and can be kept until10am the day after the rental period finishes.
  • Swap your skis or snowboard as many times as you like for free with Rhythms premium ski hire range.
  • Free overnight storage for premium equipment rented at Rhythm. (Skis, poles or snowboards only).
  • Kids prices are determined by age 13 years and younger.
  • Rates include Free insurance on all products (Excess is 14 day rate of specific equipment).

Operating times and locations:

  • Rhythm Hirafu Niseko 8:00am to 10:00pm
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Why You'll Love It

  • Over 5,000 products within rental fleet
  • Free pick-up/drop-off service within Hirafu, Niseko Village, Hanazono
  • Swap your premium equipment as many times as you like for free
  • Free overnight storage
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Terms and Conditions 

  • Bookings can only be accepted more than 72 hours in advance.
  • Bookings can only be accepted from Nisade’ Guests. If you are not Nisade's Guests and wish to book services with us, please contact us at
  • Bookings are subject to the Nisade terms and conditions.
  • Requests for changes or cancellations should be sent via email to
  • Please note our 100% cancellation policy for cancellations made within 16 days prior to arrival. 
  • 20% cancellation policy and JPY 4,000 fee will be charged for cancellations made 16 or more days prior to arrival.
  • A booking is not confirmed until payment is received, and confirmation letter is sent.
  • Prices listed are for the 2018-19 Winter Season.
  • As per our reservations team recommendation at the time of booking, we highly encourage all guests to arrange travel insurance.

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