The capital of Hokkaido and the fifth-largest city in Japan, Sapporo is popular for its beer, skiing and the huge ice sculptures of the annual Sapporo Snow Festival. A dynamic urban city, Sapporo offers stylish cafes, multiple restaurants, an abundance of shopping, neon-lit nightlife and more. The city is not only a transit hub for Hokkaido’s mountains and hot springs but the attractions are good enough to keep visitors glued to the city for days.
Summer is the time for beer and food festivals and February is famous for the Snow Festival. Sapporo hogged the media limelight in 1972, when the Olympic Winter Games were held here. While enjoying your holiday, be careful about the place you are going to spend your nights in. In order to feel comfortable, we recommend you to stay at one of these following accommodations:
Conveniently connected to sightseeing attractions, the underground walkway from Sapporo Station to the hotel doorstep offers easy access to the hotel, irrespective of the weather outside. The air-conditioned rooms are big and equipped with a TV, refrigerator, a work desk, slippers, and toiletries. The hotel has a Memorial Library, which also serves as a museum.
The Japanese and western food at the breakfast buffet is quite good and the Sapporo Grand’s restaurant offers fresh seafood, fine wines, and international specialties. A discount for the buffet breakfast is at the front desk, if approached before stepping in the restaurant. The Northern Terrace offers a dessert buffet and the Lobby Lounge Mizar features a fireplace. The staff is friendly, courteous, and accommodating.
Sapporo Grand Hotel
Address: Chuo-ku Kita 1-jo Nishi 4-chome
Price: from 90 USD
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This nicely decorated hotel is located just a few blocks from Sapporo JR Station, the Clock Tower, Odori, and within walking distance to Susukino. The hotel features cleaning services, comfortable rooms with free WiFi, and large public baths with outstanding city skyline views.
The air-conditioned rooms have a stylish bathroom, an LCD TV, a fridge and tea/coffee. The restaurant “hache by Haruhoro” offers Italian and French cuisine with a blend of local food culture and ingredients.
With excellent all-weather access to shops, the location of this hotel next to Sapporo JR Station and the bus terminal at ESTA is excellent. Stellar Place, Daimaru, Apia & Paseo at the station offer great shopping opportunities. Several restaurants are on the eighth floor of Daimaru and the sixth floor of Stellar. The comfortable air-conditioned rooms feature a fridge, a flat-screen TV, a safety deposit box and an en-suite bathroom with a hairdryer.
The hotel has four dining options: the 35th floor Tancho Sky Restaurant offers Japanese dishes, featuring seasonal local ingredients, while Sky J Restaurant and Bar offers western dishes and a spectacular night view. Mikuni Sapporo serves French cuisine and Cafe Serena serves light meals.
This hotel is in a good location, just a couple blocks away from the Subway station that takes you to Susukino, Odori, and Sapporo. The hotel offers modern accommodation with a hot-spring bath, a Japanese specialty restaurant, and massage services. All rooms are fitted with a fridge and a flat-screen TV with satellite channels.
The en suite bathroom comes with a yukata (Japanese-style bathrobe). Recreation options include a hot tub and a sauna. Guest rooms offer both air conditioning and heating facilities. The buffet breakfast is great, with three types of breakfast to choose from: a Japanese set menu or an international buffet.
This 5-star hotel is located very near the Odori Subway Station. It features five dining options, a massage service, hair salon, a bridal store, a photo studio, a souvenir shop, and free WiFi/wired internet in the rooms. Western dishes are served in the Restaurant Continental, while you can enjoy Japanese cuisine at Suginome. Toh-ka-lin restaurant offers Cantonese food and beverages are available at Lounge Precious.
With a few minutes’ walk from JR station, eateries and just two stations from Stellar Place, a great shopping mall, this hotel is in an excellent location. The clean rooms are equipped with modern furnishings, a sofa, kettle, coffee, and tea. The bathroom is of good size, with a tub. The hotel’s cafe, Nord Livina, offers a western breakfast and serves complimentary coffee from 15:00 to 23:00. The hotel also offers a free shuttle to the wholesale market.
Mitsui Garden Hotel Sapporo
Address: Chuo-ku Kita 5-jo Nishi 6-18-3
Price: from 121 USD
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Located on the riverbank of the Toyo Hiragawa River, rooms of the Tsubaki Sapporo Premier Hotel have satellite TV, a personal safe and minibar facilities. A separate bathtub and shower are in the en-suite bathrooms and baby cradles are available free of charge. The four onsite restaurants serve a range of Japanese, Chinese, and international dishes. Guests can enjoy drinks at the Coffee Lounge, Deli Cafe and pub.
Close to the Sapporo train station, the Sapporo Royton Hotel is within a three-minute walk from Odori Park, the venue of the Snow Festival in the winter and the Yosakoi Soran Festival in summer. The spacious rooms feature carpeted floors, a desk, a safety deposit box and nightwear. An electric kettle is provided to make green tea.
The en-suite bathrooms have a hairdryer and slippers. Yamato offers Japanese dishes, while Banri serves Chinese cuisine. Bar Crest offers seasonal cocktails and Cafe Trianon serves a breakfast buffet, lunch, and light meals. The breakfast buffet has lots of choices and the staff is quite friendly.
This hotel is in a great location, with lots of reasonably priced dining options in-house. It offers an indoor pool and rooms have free Wi-Fi, massage services, laundry, dry cleaning, and a fitness center for an additional cost. All the rooms are equipped with a flat-screen TV with satellite channels, an air purifier, and tea/coffee making facilities.
French cuisine is offered at the Ambrosia Restaurant. Japanese Dining Miyama and Hokkaido Specialities offer Japanese delicacies while Cross Vault Bar offers drinks. The buffet at Glass Seasons restaurant is superb and at an unbelievable price. The staff is quite attentive and helpful.
Keio Plaza Hotel Sapporo
Address: Chuo-ku Kita 5-jo Nishi 7-2-1
Price: from 79 USD
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Located next to Nakajima Park and within walking distance to the city center, the Park Hotel offers comfortable rooms with free WiFi. The rooms are equipped with satellite TV, a radio, and minibar. With its own shopping arcade, featuring a beauty salon and boutique, the hotel has a feel of grandeur. Aromatherapy, massage, and bicycle rental are also available.
The hotel has four dining options and restaurants serve a variety of dishes, specializing in Italian, Chinese and local cuisine. The hotel also features two terrace restaurants and room service is also provided.
Sapporo Park Hotel
Address: Chuo-ku Minami 10-jo Nishi 3-1-1
Price: from 52 USD
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City of the famed Snow Festival
City of the famed Snow Festival, urban Sapporo city offers stylish cafes, multiple restaurants, shopping in abundance, neon-lit nightlife and more. Summer is the time for beer and food festivals and February is famous for the Snow Festival. The city has numerous attractions to keep visitors glued to the city, for days.
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