TOP3 Best Hotels and Ryokans for Solo Travelers in Hokkaido

TOP3 Best Hotels and Ryokans for Solo Travelers in Hokkaido

The following three hotels are ideal for solo travelers in Hokkaido. They are also recommended to stay while on a business trip.

Takinoya has three great rooms for one person. It is ideal for those who want to stay at a luxury ryokan in a famous onsen resort while visiting Sapporo city. 75 minutes from New Chitose Airport by Express Noboribetsu Onsen Airport-go.

Kuriya Suizan is a popular ryokan for solo travelers. Visitors can also use the communal onsen  baths at the nearby sister ryokans. It is easily accessible from Sapporo City, which is 40 minutes away by free shuttle bus.

ONSEN RYOKAN Yuen Sapporo is a sophisticated ryokan-like business hotel in Sapporo with communal hot spring baths. It is ideal for solo travelers who do not have time to visit hot spring resorts outside of Sapporo but still want to experience the feeling of a hot spring.


A five-star luxury ryokan located in Noboribetsu Onsen. Some rooms have private onsen baths. The service, hospitality, amenities, and food are all top-notch. Read more
Kuriya Suizan
Kuriya Suizan
A gourmet ryokan located in Jozankei Onsen. The perfect onsen ryokan to spend time alone. The lounge is especially cozy and has a good food presentation. Read more
Onsen Ryokan Yuen Sapporo
A Japanese-style hotel that looks like a business hotel in Sapporo city. You can feel like you’ve come to an onsen ryokan while staying in the center of Sapporo. Read more

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