This candlelight festival is held for two weeks every year in February. Please check the official website for details.
Famous Hokkaido beer brewery, former warehouse turned into a beer experience with tastings and a pub-fare food menu.
The Otaru Canal is a popular tourist attraction for its romantic walkway along the canal which is lined by ivy-covered warehouses that have been renovated into quaint shops and atmospheric restaurants. 1.15km in length and 40m in width, the canal was compl
Morinoki is a backpackers hostel located near Minamiotaru station.
Otaru Park was opened to the public in 1893 (Meiji 26). There are around 1000 or more sakura trees, since they are on top of the hill, they make a very stunning view for people to enjoy. **Access** - From Sapporo Station, take JR エアポートNo. 181 to Otaru Sta
Ginrinsou is a traditional onsen (hot spring) ryokan built in 1873, located about 5 minutes from Otaru station by car.
Smile Hotel Otaru offers Japanese and Western rooms with a private bathroom, only a 3-minute walk from JR Otaru Station. It features a 24-hour reception, a launderette and an internet-pc corner.
Just a minute away from Otaru station on the JR Hakodate Line, Dormy Inn Premium offers air-conditioned rooms with free internet access, a flat-screen TV and refrigerator.
Ideally located just a 5-minute walk from popular Otaru Canals, this hostel offers a shared kitchen, free WiFi in public areas and simple guest rooms, both private and dormitory-style. JR Otaru Station is a 5-minute walk away.