Asahikawa is located in the central area of Hokkaido. In addition to sightseeing spots such as Asahikawa Prefecture’s Asahiyama Zoo, visitors can also enjoy the famous Asahikawa Snow Festival held each winter. Around Asahikawa Station there is a popular shopping mall, crowded with local residents and tourists. The city is also easily accessible Furano and Biei, spots you may also want to try visiting in conjunction with sightseeing in Asahikawa. The following are a some hotels in Asahikawa that are comfortable and convenient for sightseeing.
Convenient Shopping: Smile Hotel Asahikawa
Smile Hotel Asahikawa is recommended for short and long stays. It is located about 5 minutes on foot from JR Asahikawa station, close to Heiwa Dori Kaimono Koen and shopping mall. Guest rooms include both Western-style and Japanese-style rooms. Amenities enrich simple rooms where you can comfortably spend your time. There is also a coin laundromat located in the hotel. For meals, a Western-style breakfast buffet is served at the restaurant.
- Spot name: Smile Hotel Asahikawa
- Street address: 1 jodori 6 chome 1, Asahikawa, Hokkaido
- Access: About 5 minutes on foot from the West Gate of Asahikawa Station on the JR Hakodate line
Great Access to Surrounding Tourist Spots: OMO 7 Asahikawa
Hoshino Resort "OMO 7 Asahikawa" is a hotel conveniently located for sightseeing. For the guest rooms, various room lineups that can be chosen according to the style of the trip are available, such as standard Japanese style rooms, Western style rooms, all with a playful spirit. There is also a variety of spa facilities at the hotel, such as the sauna and bath. From the spa facilities, why not enjoy your refreshing time while feeling the wilderness of the Taisetsuzan mountains that show the colors of the seasons? The restaurant has Chinese and Japanese cuisine, and you can enjoy dishes using ingredients of local Asahikawa. There is a cafe and bar, and you will for certain want to get a taste of the rich buffet breakfast.
- Spot name: Hoshino Resort OMO 7 Asahikawa
- Street address: 6 jodori 9 chome Hokkaido Asahikawai
- Access: About 13 minutes on foot from JR Asahikawa station.
A Beautiful View From the Restaurant: Art Hotel Asahikawa
Art Hotel Asahikawa is a hotel with a rich natural location. Rooms feature a calming color scheme, and upgraded high-quality space are offered as well. There are Western and Japanese rooms that correspond to various scenarios, where you can always relax comfortably. Meals can be taken at the buffet restaurant which overlooks the beautiful Mt. Taisetsu mountain range. You can taste dishes which introduce the grace brought up by the earth of Hokkaido so abundantly. In the live kitchen where the chef prepares meals right before your eyes, you can enjoy rich dishes such as teppanyaki grill and tempura. There are also Japanese restaurants where guests can savor dishes using Hokkaido ingredients.
- Spot name: Art Hotel Asahikawa
- Street address: 7 jodori, 6 chome 2, Hokkaido Asahikawa, Hokkaido
- Access: About 15 minutes on foot from JR Asahikawa station.
A Perfect Natural Hot Spring: Super Hotel Asahikawa
Super Hotel Asahikawa is a business hotel with natural hot springs. It is conveniently located for access to the event venue such as the Asahikawa Winter Festival. Guests can stay comfortably in simple, clean rooms. Along with a spacious bed, you can choose from 8 different types of pillow rentals. The hotel has a large public bath with natural hot springs. Why not slowly heal your tired body during your trip? In the lounge, a breakfast made of exceptional ingredients is served. You can taste freshly baked bread every morning.
- Spot name: Super Hotel Asahikawa
- Street address: 11-chome 767-3 Miyashitadori, Asahikawa, Hokkaido
- Access: About 5 minutes on foot from JR Asahikawa Station