Winery Hotel & Condominium HITOHANA

  If you are looking for reasonable modern hotels in Furano, I would highly recommend it.  The property has great value for money.  This wouldn’t be luxury, but very cozy, comfortable and brand new.  The ambience is family-oriented, lively and friendly.  The property would be great for family, small groups, solo travelers, but not romantic…

Jozankei Daiichi Hotel Suizantei

  If you want to get much of an immersive luxury onsen ryokan experience in Jozankei Onsen, Hokkaido, I would highly recommend staying at this property. Perhaps, if relaxation is your main purpose, I think you should stay here.  The property would be great for couples, family, solo travelers, or groups.  The ambience is serene,…

Shikotsuko Daiichi Hotel Suizantei

  If you are looking for luxury authentic ryokans near New Chitose airport, I would highly recommend it.  There are some rooms with amazing outdoor private hot springs and small gardens.  The location is a 40 minutes’ drive away from the airport.  Free shuttle service is available from JR Chitose Station at 14:00.  You need…

La Vista Daisetsuzan

    If you are looking for cozy mountain huts in Asahidake Onsen, Hokkaido, I really think you should stay here.  I think that the property would be the best if you want to stay in Asahidake Onsen.  You can fully enjoy one of the best ski resorts in the winter season.  Also beautiful natural…

Ki Niseko Hotel

  If you are looking for modern hotels in Niseko, I would highly recommend it.  Perhaps, if this is your first time visiting Niseko, I really think you should stay here.  The location is definitely convenient.  You can enjoy the best ski resort location in Niseko in winter.  Also Niseko’s beautiful natural landscape offers a…

CENTURY MARINA HAKODATE

  If you are looking for brand new modern hotels in Hakodate, I would highly recommend it.  The hotel just opened on May, 2019.  Perhaps, if you are looking for rooms with private hot springs, I really think you should stay here.  There are some rooms with private hot springs in the property.  The ambience…

WE Hotel Toya

  If you are looking for rooms with private outdoor baths near Lake Toya, I would highly recommend it.  Each room has a private one with a great view of Lake Toya.  This is not hot spring, though.  Perhaps, if you are keen on architectures of Mr. Kengo Kuma who is a world-renowned Japanese architect,…

La Vista Hakodate Bay

  This hotel wouldn’t be luxury, but very cozy.  If you love very fresh seafood such as salmon roe, cod roe, and Japanese scallop, etc., I would highly recommend the property.  The western Japanese buffet-style for breakfast is simply wonderful.  Perhaps, if you are a hot spring freak, I really think you should stay here. …

Kokorono Resort Umino Bettei Furukawa

  If you are looking for modern ryokans with nice ocean views in Hokkaido, I really think you should stay here.  Perhaps, if you are looking for very cozy ryokans, I would highly recommend it.  We were welcomed warmly and escorted into a modern room with a peaceful ocean view.  The ambience is family-oriented, tranquil,…

Nukumorino Yado Furukawa

    This is my cup of tea.  If you are looking for very cozy ryokans in Hokkaido, I really think you should stay here.  Perhaps, if you are looking for rooms with private hot springs, I would highly recommend it.   There are some rooms which have great hot springs.  We were so completely happy…

Okujozankei Onsen Kasho Gyoen

    If you are looking for luxury boutique hotels with private hot springs in Hokkaido, I really think you should stay here.  Each room has an amazing private hot spring.  This is like a secret hideaway for adults.  There are 23 rooms only.  On the other hand, if you are looking for luxury onsen…

Hakodate Onuma Tsuruga Resort EPUY

            If you are a gourmet, you must stay here.  This is one of auberge resort hotels in Hokkaido.  The hardware is outstanding and is enhanced by the beautiful garden.  On the other hand, the software wouldn’t be sophisticated and still have a long way to go.  The problem would…

Lake Shikotsu Tsuruga Resort Spa Mizu no Uta

    If you are looking for resort hotels with hot springs in Hokkaido, I really think you should stay here.  Perhaps if this is your first time visiting Hokkaido, I would highly recommend it as an access to the hotel would be very easy from New Chitose Airport.  The property would be great for…

Sanyoan

              If you are a gourmet, you must stay here. The inn is like an auberge-style hotel. If you are looking for a perfect venue for a rejuvenating and refreshing oasis from the hustle and bustle of city life, Sanyoan would be. If you are a hot springs lover,…

Kuriya Suizan Hotel

        If you are looking for luxury modern ryokans with private hot springs in Jozankei Onsne, Hokkaido, I really think you should stay here. This is like a secret hideaway for adults.  There are 14 rooms only.  Absolutory the ryokan completely emphasizes private experiences for each guest.  The surrounding neighborhood would be…

Zaborin Ryokan

    If you are looking for luxury mountain huts with private hot springs in Niseko area, I really think you should stay here.  The property is located rich in natural beauty.  This is like a museum.  Perhaps, if you are a hot spring freak, this would be amazing.  Each room has wonderful indoor and…

Niseko Konbu Onsen Tsuruga Moku no Sho

    This hotel is one of the best in Niseko. If you are looking for a luxury hotel in Niseko, you must stay here. Almost everything, such as food, facilities, hospitality, service, etc., would be perfect. The hotel is a mix modern Japanese and Ainu style. *The Ainu are indigenous people of Japan who…

Suizantei Club Jozankei Hotel

  This hotel is one of the best in Hokkaido.  When we visited here in the winter season, it was extremely cold.  But once we entered the building, all staff was so welcoming with warmly even though we arrived here so late.  Unfortunately, our flight was delayed due to much snow.  This would be very…

Jozankei Tsuruga Resort Spa Mori no Uta

  Do you want to bring your small kids for your vacation in Hokkaido ? If so, this hotel would be for you. There are many families with small kids in the hotel. The ambience would be very lively, especially weekends in the summer and fall seasons. We are always exited to go fruit pickings…

Wakamatsu Hot Spring Resort

      This is my cup of tea.  If you are looking for an authentic small ryokan adventure, I would highly recommend it.  There are 22 rooms only.  Absolutory the ryokan completely emphasizes private experiences for each guest.  You can get much of an immersive “Traditional Ryokan” experience as you expect.  Staff welcomed use…

The Lake View Toya Nonokaze Resort

    If this is your first time visiting Hokkaido, I really think you should stay here.  An access to the property is very easy from New Chitose Airport or JR Sapporo Station.  Perhaps, if you take small kids, the property would be great.  This is child-friendly.  The ambience is lively, cozy-looking, and family-oriented.  The hotel…

Noboribetsu Onsengo Takinoya

      If you are looking for small luxury authentic ryokans in Hokkaido, I really think you should stay here.  This is absolutory top notch.  Perhaps if this is your first time staying at ryokans, I would highly recommend it.  Facilities tend to be the latest.  We never met other guests on-site during our stay. …

Bourou Noguchi Noboribetsu

    If you love hot springs, I would highly recommend visiting “Noboribetsu Onsen” and stay at this hotel. Perhaps if you are looking for your favorite getaway in Hokkaido, the hotel would be for you. This would be for adults or couples. *A minimum age requirement of 13 applies. An access to the hotel…

Midorinokaze Resort Kitayuzawa

  This is not a luxury hotel, but the property has good value for money.  If this is your first visit Hokkaido, I really think you should stay here.  An access to the property would be easy from New Chitose Airport.  Perhaps if you take children, you should stay here.  This is child-friendly.  They can provide…

Lake Saroma Tsuruga Resort

      If you love very fresh sea food, such as crabs, sea urchin eggs, oysters, scallops, salmon roes, peony shrimps etc., you must visit here. It’s really worth it even if you have to fly to Hokkaido. There are some ryokans and hotels offering high standard of quality sea food in Japan. However…

HAKODATE Uminokaze

      If you prefer modern hotels to ryokans in Hakodate, I would highly recommend HAKODATE Uminokaze. The property opened in 2016.  Perhaps, if you are looking for a room with a private hot spring, you must stay here.  The ambience would be family-oriented, lively, and friendly.  The hotel would be great for family,…

La Vista Akangawa

              This hotel is now very popular. Because there are few nice accommodations around here. On top of that, it has good value for money. You might want to stay here on weekdays, NOT weekends and Japan’s public holidays. My impression is that there would be a shortage of…

Furano Resort Orika

  If you are looking for small luxury hotels in Furano, Hokkaido, I would highly recommend it.  Perhaps, if you are a gourmet, I really think you should stay here.  This is one of auberge hotels.  On the other hand, if you are a hot spring freak, I wouldn’t recommend it.  There is no hot…

Kuramure

  The appearance of buildings is like a Ninja house.  This is a very unique ryokan.  If you are looking for modern ryokans in Otaru, you should stay here.  This is like a hideaway for adults.  Perhaps, if you are a heavy drinker, I would highly recommend it.  All beverages including liquors are complimentary, such…

Tokachigawa Onsen Daiichi Hotel

If you are looking for a luxury hotel with a private onsen in Hokkaido, you must stay here. Perhaps if you are looking for a venue for a rejuvenating and refreshing oasis from the hustle and bustle of city life, I would highly recommend it.  On the other hand, if you are looking for a…

Ginrinsou

  If you are looking for an authentic ryokan adventure in Hokkaido, you must stay here.  You won’t regret your decision.  No doubt this is one of the best in Japan.  On the other hand, if you are looking for a modern ryokan, this is not.  The ambience is serene, cozy-looking, and tranquil.  The ryokan…

Ryotei Hanayura

  This is not a luxury ryokan, but it’s truly relaxing.  If you are looking for typical onsen ryokans in Noboribetsu Onsen, I would highly recommend it.  Perhaps if you are a hot spring freak, I really think you should stay here.  There are amazing public hot springs in-house.  On the other hand, if you…

JR Tower Hotel Nikko Sapporo

  Probably this hotel would be the best in Sapporo.  If you have a chance to visit Sapporo city, you must stay here.  Perhaps if you expect a 5 star hotel service, I would highly recommend it.  You would be able to experience sophisticated Japanese hospitality during your stay here.  The hotel would be great…