July 11, 2017
The 10 Best Luxury Hotels and Ryokans in Sapporo, Hokkaido
Sapporo is the biggest and the busiest city in Hokkaido, and it is one of the most famous tourist destinations in Japan for its scenic panorama, beautiful snow, and wonderful gourmet. There are a lot of hotels in Sapporo to stay, and we have picked up 10 hotels offering you not just great facilities, but also unforgettable experiences for you to enjoy!
1. Dormy Inn Sapporo PREMIUM
Dormy Inn Sapporo PREMIUM is famous for its delicious Yonaki Soba, which is available for free from 21:00 to 23:00 everyday. Located within few minutes away from the downtown area, this hotel offers not just comfortable rooms, but also indoor hot springs (onsen) as well, where you can relax yourself.
This hotel is also famous for its delicious breakfast buffet, which is available to enjoy starting from 6:30 in the morning at the hotel’s restaurant “Kita no Daidokoro”.
For the breakfast, you can enjoy various types of Japanese and Western dishes, and from 21:00 to 23:00, this restaurant serves Yonaki Soba; a small dish of shoyu ramen.
You can also enjoy a free pick up service at Sapporo Station; just make sure that you make the reservation latest one day before your arrival date!
Name: Dormy Inn Sapporo PREMIUM
Address: 6-4-1 Minami Nijo Nishi, Chuo-ku, Sapporo-shi, Hokkaido
Map: Map to Dormy Inn Sapporo PREMIUM
2. JR Tower Hotel Nikko Sapporo
JR Tower Hotel Nikko Sapporo is famous for its open air bath, where you can relax your body while enjoying the breathtaking night view of Sapporo City.
In addition, you can access the downtown area and the other cities easily from this hotel, as this hotel’s building is connected to Sapporo Station.
There are various types of rooms, but we strongly suggest you to reserve the corner room as you can enjoy the view of Sapporo city from its big window. You can enjoy both Japanese and Western style breakfast at the restaurants, which both are located on the 35th floor.
If you want Western food for your breakfast, then you should visit the “Restaurant & Bar SKY”, and if you want Japanese food for your breakfast, then you should visit “Sky Restaurant TANCHO”.
Both places have huge glass windows, so you can enjoy the morning view of Sapporo city while enjoying your breakfast!
Name: JR Tower Hotel Nikko Sapporo
Address: 2-5 Kita Gojo Nishi, Chuo-ku, Sapporo-shi, Hokkaido
Map: Map to JR Tower Hotel Nikko Sapporo
3. UNTAPPED HOSTEL
If you are pretty low on budget, then maybe you should try UNTAPPED HOSTEL when visiting Sapporo, Hokkaido. UNTAPPED HOSTEL is a mixed guest house; offering dormitory style bedrooms and single room with balcony.
Located nearby the Kita Juhachijo Subway Station, UNTAPPED HOSTEL offers you not just strategic location, but also balcony BBQ service as well!
On the first floor of this hostel, you can find a famous local restaurant named “Gohanya Haruya”, serving delicious breakfast to the hostel guests only on Saturday and Sunday.
You can also cook your own food as well, as the hostel also has kitchen facility as well. There are also a lot of restaurants and izakaya bars nearby this hostel as well!
Name: UNTAPPED HOSTEL
Address: 4-1-8 Kita Juhachijo Nishi, Sapporo-shi, Hokkaido
Map: Map to UNTAPPED HOSTEL
4. Jasmac Plaza Hotel
If you plan to have a night out in Susukino, then Jasmac Plaza Hotel might be the best choice for you to stay in Sapporo, as the hotel is located within 2-minute walk only from Hosui-Susukino Subway station.
The hotel offers both Japanese style and Western style rooms, making this hotel perfect for both single and group travelers.
The hotel also has an open air bath that you can enjoy for free, and body spa facility offering body massage, scrub massage, and foot reflexology for an extra charge.
The hotel has two restaurants and a cafe as well, where you can enjoy delicious meals prepared by the chef using Hokkaido’s local seasonal ingredients.
Name: Jasmac Plaza Hotel
Address: 3 Minami Nanako Nishi, Chuo-ku, Sapporo-shi, Hokkaido
Map: Map to Jasmac Plaza Hotel
5. Century Royal Hotel
Century Royal Hotel is famous for its superb breakfast buffet. The restaurant offers both Japanese and Western food for breakfast, and it serves 120 different dishes to its guests everyday.
The foods are prepared using Hokkaido’s local ingredients, and you don’t have to wake up too early as the breakfast buffet is available from 6:30 to 11:00 everyday.
The hotel building has a direct underground pass connection to Sapporo Station, and you can enjoy shopping around since the hotel is located very close from the shopping arcades as well.
You can enjoy a complimentary body treatment or beauty treatment if you’re staying in the relaxation rooms (twin or double), which are located on the executive floor of this hotel.
Name: Century Royal Hotel
Address: 5 Kita Gojo Nishi, Chuo-ku, Sapporo-shi, Hokkaido
Map: Map to Century Royal Hotel
6. Chateraise Gateaux Kingdom Sapporo
Chateraise Gateaux Kingdom Sapporo is famous for its wide varieties of room types; from twin to Japanese style room, this hotel is very famous for its “Family ONE” room type, where family can enjoy sleeping together in the same bed (the width of the bed is around 3.40 m).
The hotel is also famous for its delicious buffet style meal (available for breakfast, lunch, and dinner), French restaurant, Chinese restaurant, and Teppanyaki restaurant as well. The weekend dessert buffet is very famous among the ladies and the kids as well.
This hotel is not just equipped with great rooms, but also indoor and outdoor swimming pools, open air bath, cypress bath, ceramic bath, bubble bath, and bed bath as well.
Name: Chateraise Gateaux Kingdom Sapporo
Address: 132 Higashibarato, Kita-ku, Sapporo-shi, Hokkaido
Map: Map to Chateraise Gateaux Kingdom Sapporo
7. Hotel Resol Trinity Sapporo
Hotel Resol Trinity Sapporo is a hotel located nearby the Odori Park, and it is famous for its great public bath which is located on the top floor of the building. From the public bath, you can enjoy the breathtaking view of Odori Park while relaxing yourself in a hot bath.
The hotel offers twin and double rooms, both available in Japanese and Western styles. The hotel also has the ladies floor as well, so female guests can enjoy a more comfortable stay at the hotel as well.
There is a famous Italian cafeteria “Il Chianti” on the 1st floor, which has more than 40 branches all over Japan. The restaurant is famous for its delicious salad, that uses original dressing, and guests can try the morning pasta menu that changes daily.
The omelette is also superb as well, and don’t forget to drink the Hokkaido milk as well!
Don’t forget to stop by Odori Park, which is located right in front of the hotel, and if you want to go to Sapporo Station or other cities, you can use the subway to reach them.
Name: Hotel Resol Trinity Sapporo
Address: 5-3 Odori Nishi, Chuo-ku, Sapporo-shi, Hokkaido
Map: Map to Hotel Resol Trinity Sapporo
8. Hotel Keihan Sapporo
Hotel Keihan Sapporo is located within 4-minute walk from JR Sapporo Station, and it offers many different types of room to stay. The most unique room offered by this hotel is the train view rooms; located on 4th-7th floor, where you can enjoy the view of the trains running on the railways.
The hotel is also equipped with high security facility such as: ladies room and limited access to the elevator (guests only).
You can relax yourself at the public bath which is located on the 2nd floor, and don’t forget to eat the breakfast at the restaurant, which is available from 6:30!
Name: Hotel Keihan Sapporo
Address: 6-1-9 Kita Rokujo Nishi, Kita-ku, Sapporo-shi, Hokkaido
Map: Map to Hotel Keihan Sapporo
9. Nukumori No Yado Furukawa
Nukumori No Yado Furukawa is a great alternative if you want to spend the night at Japanese traditional ryokan. This ryokan is decorated with traditional Japanese ornaments, which will make you forget that you’re in the middle of Sapporo city.
The ryokan offers mainly Japanese style rooms, which are decorated in warm colors and Japanese style furniture. There are special rooms on the 7F, which can be used only by the adults.
The ryokan is also equipped with open air bath and steam bath, which are located on the 8th floor of this ryokan. In addition to these two main baths, you can also soak yourself in mugwort bed bath, private cypress bath, and relax yourself in a stone sauna as well.
The ryokan is also famous for its superb meals, which are prepared only using the best ingredients available in Hokkaido.
Name: Nukumori no Yado Furukawa
Address: 4-353 Jozankei Onsen Nishi, Minami-ku, Sapporo-shi, Hokkaido
Map: Map to Nukumori no Yado Furukawa
10．Mori No Uta
Mori No Uta is a resort style spa hotel located within 1-hour drive from the center of Sapporo city, and it is famous for its great concept and interior design.
Adapting the forest concept, Mori No Uta is decorated in warm colors with some green ornaments, and it is also equipped with a huge fireplace as well; where children can enjoy burning the marshmallow there.
Mori No Uta also offers superb breakfast like fluffy omelette and fukkurinko. The hotel is also equipped with open air bath, stone sauna (women only), and spa as well.
The most famous rooms are the cottage type; where you can enjoy a private open air bath on the mezonette floor, and the Japanese room type; which is equipped with private stone sauna and dog garden for your pets.
Name: Mori No Uta
Address: 3-192 Jozankei Onsen Higashi, Minami-ku, Sapporo-shi, Hokkaido
Map: Map to Mori No Uta
Enjoy you trip in Sapporo, Hokkaido !
Sapporo accommodates thousands of hotels and ryokan, and sometimes it will be very difficult for you to choose the right hotels. We have listed 10 best hotels in Sapporo that you could try, offering superb hotel rooms with great facility and amenities as well!