Terms & Conditions


By submitting an entry to the Prize Draw, you acknowledge that you have read and agree to be bound by these Official Rules and the decisions of the “Sponsor“ HTM Niseko and that you satisfy all eligibility requirements.

The Prize Draw is open to people age 18 or older at time of entry. Employees of HTM Niseko, JTB Europe, Japan Centre London, Tonkotsu London, Kanpai London, its respective parent, subsidiaries, affiliates, advertising and promotion agencies, distributors, merchants involved with this Prize Draw, and their immediate family members and/or those living in the same household of each are not eligible to enter or win. Prize Draw governed by Japanese law. Prize Draw is subject to all applicable federal, state and local laws and regulations. Void where prohibited by law. No purchase necessary to enter or win. A purchase will not improve your chances of winning.


To enter the Prize Draw, follow all on-screen instructions to complete and submit the online entry form (“Primary Entry”). To earn an Additional Entry, please tick the box permitting for your details to be shared with the Runners Up Prize Partners. All entries must be received by Midnight BST on 10 July 2018 (“Prize Draw Entry Period”). Online entrants subject to all notices posted online including but not limited to Sponsor’s Privacy Policy.


Maximum ARV of all prizes: ¥1.7m Approximately £11,000

The main prize includes two economy class flights from London to New Chitose (Sapporo); five nights’ accommodation at Skye Niseko resort for two people, sharing a one or two-bedroom apartment, including daily breakfast for two people; free ski/snowboard rental for five days for two people; free group ski/snowboard lessons with GoSnow for five days for two people, free five-day, all-mountain lift tickets for two people; free return private transfers from Sapporo airport to Skye Niseko for two people.

Total VRV for above: ¥1.5m (£10,000)

Runners-up prizes: (Japan Centre) £50 online shopping voucher to spend at JapanCentre.com (ARV: £50/¥8000). (Tonkotsu London) The prize includes lunch or dinner and drinks for two people, up to the value of £150 as well as a bottle of Single Malt Nikka Whisky.Prize may be redeemed at any Tonkotsu restaurant in London (ARA: £150/¥23,000).

(Sakagura London) Meal and drinks for Two at Sakagura in Mayfair, London, to the value of £80 (ARV £80/¥12,000). (Kanpai London) Bottle of sake from Kanpai Sake, London (ARV £15/ ¥2,000)

If winner is unable to receive the prize then it will be forfeited, and an alternate winner may be selected in accordance with these Official Rules from among the remaining eligible entries for that prize. Prizes may not be transferred or assigned except by Sponsor.

The prize must taken between 1 December 2018 and 30 April 2019, with the following dates excluded from travel: 23 December 2018-3 January 2019; 20-31 March 2019; 19-22 April 2019 (further blackout dates may apply). Booking and dates of travel to be agreed with HTM Niseko/JTB Europe by 30 November 2018. (Paid for-extensions to the itinerary – should the winner wish to extend his/her trip to see other parts of Japan – may be possible and will be handled by JTB.) Standard amendments and cancellation fees apply. Travel, meals and beverages other than those stated above, travel to and from the home airport (London) and any other additional expenses are the responsibility of the prize winner.

Japan Centre: The winner will receive a £50 voucher to spend at JapanCentre.com. The prize must be claimed within a week of being notified. The voucher code will then be issued with a six-month expiry. Does not include shipping charges. Voucher expires on 31 December 2018. Tonkotsu London: The prize has no cash value and cannot be exchanged. The winner’s details will be passed on to Tonkotsu to book and redeem the prize.

Sakagura London: A voucher will be provided. Valid for one use only. Voucher expires on 31 July 2019. Winner must present the voucher on arrival at restaurant. Anything consumed above the value of the prize is to be paid for the recipient.

Kanpai London: Prize will be sent within 30 days of notification. Shipping available to UK addresses only.

All prizes are subject to availability.


Winners will be selected by software in a random drawing from all eligible entries received. Random drawing will be conducted on or about 12 July 2018 by a representative from the Sponsor, whose decisions are final. Winners will be notified by email within one week of the closing date and at the judges’ discretion, will be required to complete and return an email confirmation of prize acceptance and possibly a Affidavit of Eligibility and Liability and a Publicity Release (“Affidavit/Release”) within 7 days of notification, or an alternate winner will be selected. Prize awarded within 30 days after receipt and verification of completed Affidavit/Release or prize notification. If a potential winner cannot be contacted, or if Affidavit/Release is returned as undeliverable or if the selected winner cannot accept or receive the prize for any reason, or he/she is not in compliance with these Official Rules, the prize will be forfeited and may be awarded to an alternate winner. No substitutions are permitted except if prize is unavailable.

HTM Niseko is not responsible in the event that a prize is made unavailable by changes with the supplier/sponsor. HTM Niseko will attempt to find an alternative prize in the event that prize availability changes, but is not required or bound to offer an alternative in the event that a suitable substitution cannot be acquired. The promoter reserves the right to cancel or amend the prize draw and these terms and conditions without notice in the event of a catastrophe, war, civil or military disturbance, act of God or any actual or anticipated breach of any applicable law or regulation or any other event outside of the promoter’s control. Any changes to the prize draw will be notified to entrants as soon as possible by the promoter.

No prize (or part of) is redeemable for cash, tickets or services. Prize is non-assignable and non-transferable except to a surviving spouse. Winner is responsible for all federal, state, local sales and income taxes. Any other incidental expenses on prize not specified herein are the sole responsibility of winner. Entry and acceptance of prize constitute permission to use winner’s name, prize won, hometown and likeness for online posting and promotional purposes without further compensation, except where prohibited by law. Limit: one prize per household.

Late, invalid, duplicate or incomplete entries will not be considered, and the Sponsor accepts no responsibility for lost entries.

If HTM Niseko goes bankrupt or out of business then the year they go out of business is the last year of payment for the premium service. If HTM Niseko is acquired or merges, it is the new owners’ discretion to keep paying for the premium service. If HTM Niseko goes bankrupt or out of business then the last year they are in business will be the payment for the premium service. Cash value of the prize cannot be redeemed.

Participating entrants agree to these Official Rules and the decisions of the Sponsor, and release, defend and hold harmless the Sponsor and its affiliated companies, and all other businesses involved in this Prize Draw, as well as the employees, officers, directors and agents of each, from all claims and liability relating to their participation, acceptance and use or misuse of prize. Winner assumes all liability for any injury or damage caused or claimed to be caused, by participation in this Prize Draw or use or redemption of prize. Sponsor is not responsible for any typographical or other error in the printing of the offer, administration of the Prize Draw or in the announcement of the prize.

HTM Niseko reserves the right to amend these rules at any time. We may also create rules which will apply to a specific prize draw only. If we do this we will publish the amended prize draw rules and/or specific prize draw rules on the relevant prize draw page.

Winner acknowledges the Sponsor and all other businesses concerned with this Prize Draw and their agents do not make, nor are in any manner responsible for any warranty, representations, expressed or implied, in fact or in law, relative the quality, conditions, fitness or merchantability of any aspect of prize.

The promoter is not responsible for inaccurate prize details supplied to any entrant by any third party connected with this prize draw.

In the event of a dispute over the identity of an online entrant, entry will be deemed submitted by the “Authorized Account Holder” of the e-mail address submitted at time of entry. Authorized Account Holder means the natural person who is assigned to an email address by an Internet access provider, online service provider, or other organization that is responsible for assigning email addresses for the domain associated with the submitted e-mail address. Entry materials/data that have been tampered with or altered, or mass entries or entries generated by a script, macro or use of automated devices are void. The Sponsor is not responsible for: (i) lost, late, misdirected, damaged, illegible or incomplete entries; or (ii) error, omission, interruption, deletion, defect, delay in operations or transmission, theft or destruction or unauthorized access to or alterations of entry materials, or for technical, network, telephone equipment, electronic, computer, hardware or software malfunctions of any kind, or inaccurate transmission of or failure to receive entry information by Sponsor on account of technical problems or traffic congestion on the Internet or at any web site or any combination thereof; or (iii) any injury or damage to entrant’s or any other person’s computer related to or resulting from participating in the Prize Draw. By participating in the Prize Draw, you (i) agree to be bound by these Official Rules, including all eligibility requirements, and (ii) agree to be bound by the decisions of Sponsor and the independent judging organization, which are final and binding in all matters relating to the Prize Draw. Failure to comply with these Official Rules may result in disqualification from the Prize Draw. Sponsor reserves the right to permanently disqualify from any sweepstakes it sponsors any person it believes has intentionally violated these Official Rules and cancel the Prize Draw if it becomes technically corrupted (including if a computer virus, bot or system malfunction inalterably impairs its ability to conduct the Prize Draw), and to select winner from among all eligible entries received prior to withdrawal. Legal Warning: ANY ATTEMPT BY AN individual, whether or not an ENTRANT, TO DELIBERATELY DAMAGE, destroy, tamper or vandalize this WEB SITE OR interfere with the OPERATION OF THE PRIZE DRAW, IS A VIOLATION OF CRIMINAL AND CIVIL LAWS and SPONSOR RESERVES THE RIGHT TO SEEK DAMAGES and diligently pursue all remedies against ANY SUCH individual TO THE FULLEST EXTENT PERMITTED BY LAW.


This Prize Draw shall be governed by and interpreted under the laws of Japan. without regard to its conflicts of laws provisions. By participating, entrants agree that any and all disputes arising out of or relating in any way to this Prize Draw shall be litigated only in courts sitting in Sapporo, Hokkaido, Japan.


For a winners list (available after 12 July 2018), send a stamped, self-addressed envelope by 12 July 2018 to:

Skye Niseko Prize Draw Winner List
HTM Niseko 91-1 Aza Yamada
Kutchan-cho, Abuta-gun
Hokkaido, Japan, 044-0081


By entering this competition, you are signing up for the Skye Niseko newsletter as well as the newsletters of Skye Niseko’s management company, HTM Niseko, and its other brands and businesses, and those of JTB Europe. Your information will not be shared with or sold to any other companies that are not within HTM Niseko’s management or are not part of JTB Europe. You can unsubscribe from any of HTM Niseko’s newsletters by clicking on the unsubscribe link in the bottom of each emails; in the event that you wish to unsubscribe from all of them at once, please contact HTM Niseko or any of its brands. If you wish to unsubscribe from communications from JTB Europe, please follow the instructions provided on correspondence. Information provided by you to participate in this Prize Draw is subject to Sponsor’s Privacy Policy located at: www.skyeniseko.com/privacy-pol...

By clicking the box for an “Additional entry” you agree to your details being passed on Japan Centre, Tonkotsu London and Kanpai London to be contacted for marketing purposes. Your information will not be shared or sold to any other companies. If you do not wish to continue to receive correspondence, you may request for your details to be deleted at any time.


HTM Niseko
91-1 Aza Yamada
Kutchan-cho, Abuta-gun
Hokkaido, Japan, 044-0081

The personal information collected from each entrant in the course of the Prize Draw will be used by HTM Niseko for the purposes of administration of the Prize Draw and as otherwise permitted in accordance with Skye Niseko’s Privacy Policy. HTM Niseko reserves the right to alter any rules of any prize draw at anytime. If you have any questions or complaints about the Skye Niseko prize draw, please contact [email protected]


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