Japan has a history of having been an Olympic land. Japan has had the prestige of holding the first Asian-staged games for the Summer Games back in 1964. In 2020, the country will host its fourth game, the Tokyo 2020 Olympics. They take pride in fostering a hospitable and welcoming environment. They aim to unite and meld the diversity and individualism of the world. Their goal is to promote an event where every athlete can demonstrate their top performance and skills in order to achieve their best in the Olympics. This is definitely a milestone worth experiencing first hand. If you want to immerse yourself in this huge event, you deserve to get the best place to seat (read: stay). Here is a list of hotels near Sapporo Dome, Northern Japan’s heart of sports and entertainment, that you wouldn’t want to miss out.
Situated in the Susukino District, Daiwa Roynet Hotels Sapporo-Susukino provides each unit with access to free Wi-Fi. The units are also furnished with complimentary slippers and sleepwear, en suite bathroom with hairdryer, flat-screen television, and refrigerator. Video on demand movies and even an in-room massage is made available upon request. The restaurant, Salvatore Cuomo, which specializes in Italian dishes, and the convenience store is located on the ground floor. The 24-hour front desk readily provides cleaning services and laptop rentals for the guests’ convenience. This hotel is a 10-minute walk from Odori Park and a 15-minute drive from Maruyama Zoo. JR Sapporo Train Station is a 30-minute walk away, while Sapporo Dome is a 20-minute train ride away.
Mercure Hotel Sapporo is centrally located in Susukino area, Sapporo. Their accommodation is no more than a five-minute walk from Susukino Subway Station. Units include free access to Wi-Fi and they are furnished with a humidifying air purifier, tea maker, fridge, extra-long beds, and flat-screen cable television. Pay-per-movie is also made available upon request. The rooms have a private bathroom with bathtub and complimentary amenities. Their restaurant, Bordeaux, serves fusion dishes which mainly feature French and local Hokkaido cuisines. The Le Cepage Bar offers a various array of wines and cocktails. The hotel is only a 10-minute walk from Sapporo Clock Tower and Sapporo TV Tower. Odori Park is also a 10-minute walk, while JR Sapporo Train Station is a 5-minute subway ride away.
If you’re one for luxury and celebrity treatment, this is the hotel for you. Premier Hotel Tsubaki Sapporo highlights its world-class service. Located along the riverbank of the Toyo-Hiragawa River, they offer five dining choices, rental bicycles, a concierge, and a hair salon. Their accommodations provide free wired internet and each room is furnished with flat-screen satellite television, personal safe, and a complimentary minibar. Their private bathrooms provide a shower with separate bathtub for your preference. Baby cots are also provided free of charge upon request. The hotel is a nine-minute walk from Kikusui Subway Station. It also is a 45-minute drive from New Chitose Airport. Public buses stop in front of the hotel for the guests’ convenience.
Hotel Mystays Premier Sapporo Park offers guests modern accommodation with a natural hot spring bath, they remain faithful to the classics with their Japanese specialty restaurant and massage services. A hot tub, sauna, as well as access to visiting the slopes are made available for the guests’ leisure. Rooms provide air conditioning and heating facilities. Each room is fitted with a fridge and flat-screen satellite television. Private bathrooms come with a Yukata. Guests can opt to choose between a Japanese set menu or an international buffet for their breakfast. This accommodation is a 2-minute walk from Nakajima Koen Subway Station and a 15-minute walk from the Tanuki Koji shopping street. Guests can make a 10-minute subway ride and walk to reach JR Sapporo Station. Odori Park is just a four-minute subway ride away. The bus stop to and from the New Chitose Airport is just a one-minute walk from the property.
Hotel Sho Sapporo is located 100 meters (0.06 miles) from Nakajima-Koen Subway Station. The units are air-conditioned and guests have access to free Wi-Fi. The rooms are furnished with flat-screen satellite television, refrigerator, and side table. Each room includes an en suite bathroom with a bathtub and shower. Nakajima-Koen Park is 100 meters (0.06 miles) away, and Odori Park is 1.5 km (0.9 miles) from the hotel. Sapporo JR Train Station is no more than a five-minute subway ride away. The Susukino entertainment area is a 10-minute walk away.
Unwind Hotel & Bar is located in the heart of Sapporo, the perfect location to take in the sights and sounds of the city. The city center is only 0.5 km (0.3 miles) away while the airport is only an hour away. With its convenient location, travel is convenient to the city’s must-see destinations. The hotel provides free Wi-Fi in all the rooms, 24-hour security, a fireplace, daily housekeeping, and gift shop. The units are furnished with plasma/LCD screen television, carpeting, clothes rack, and complimentary coffee and tea.
Kita Hotel is a seven-minute walk to the Morioka Castle Ruins and Park. It is also located conveniently within a five-minute drive away from JR Morioka Station. Iwate Hanamaki Airport is a 40-minute drive away. Kita Hotel provides guests with simple, cozy, and functional units with free access to Wi-Fi. Each unit is air-conditioned and is furnished with flat-screen television, a fridge, and desk. The en suite bathroom has a bathtub and is complete with complimentary toiletries and a hairdryer. Their on-site restaurant, Kamado, serves both Japanese and Western-style meals.
Located only a two-minute walk from Shinsapporo Station, while JR Sapporo Train Station is a thirteen-minute train ride away while New Chitose Airport is a twenty-eight-minute ride on the airport express train. Hotel Emisia Sapporo provides guests with free access to Wi-Fi, rental bicycles, and modern guest rooms. Guests can conveniently travel to popular tourist attractions, Sapporo Clock Tower and Odori Park, in as little as 30 minutes. Sunpiazza Aquarium and the Sapporo Science Centre are a 6-minute walk away, while Mitsui Outlet Park is within a 15-minute drive. Each room is air-conditioned and furnished with a kettle, a tea set, and a flat-screen television. The en suite bathroom comes with a bathtub, free toiletries, and a hairdryer. Japanese and Western dishes are served for the buffet breakfast.
Jasmac Plaza Hotel is in the well-known Susukino entertainment area. The hotel provides guests with access to Wi-Fi, natural hot spring baths, jacuzzi, sauna and a choice of three restaurants. The unit allows guests to relax in the yukata cotton bathrobes as they watch satellite television. Each room is equipped with a refrigerator and kettle. Shiki-no-Aji Restaurant specializes in local delicacies while Susukino Tenzen Onsen Restaurant offers Japanese and Chinese cuisines. Western dishes and drinks are available at B-Pasto Cafe. The subway stations are only within a five-minute walk.
Hotel North City features accommodations with a flat-screen television and free access to Wi-Fi. Parking and a restaurant with breakfast buffet are available for the guests’ convenience. Only a seven-minute walk from Susukino area, the hotel is only 300 meters (0.2 miles) from Nakajima-koen Subway Station. From here, it is only a five-minute ride from JR Sapporo Train Station. Nakajima-Koen Park is less than a five-minute walk away. Chitose Airport is an hour away, and the hotel readily offers an airport shuttle. The units are furnished with kettle and a refrigerator, complimentary essentials are provided daily. Each room includes an en suite bathroom with a shower. Snovit Restaurant serves a Japanese-style breakfast buffet, while both Japanese and international dishes for lunch and dinner.
A destination worth your time
Sapporo is definitely going to be worth your time and stay. This northern town will definitely keep your spirits alive until the break of dawn. The city filled with lights, nightlife, culture, and entertainment will keep your day filled with adventure. You can come for the 2020 Tokyo Olympics, but you will definitely stay for the aesthetics and wonder, that is the snowy city of Sapporo.
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