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Featured Hostels in Sapporo

The STAY SAPPORO - Hostel
2 out of 5
1008-10 Minami 5 Nishi 9, Chuo-ku, Sapporo, Hokkaido
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The price is $37 per night from Apr 11 to Apr 12

Located in Chuo-ku, this hostel is within a 10-minute walk of Tanukikoji Shopping Street and Odori Park. Nakajima Park and Former Hokkaido Government Office ...

4.1/5Very Good! (480 reviews)

"The first thing I loved was the staff and their willingness to accommodate me in when I was in rather a pickle. I had reserved my date incorrectly and had nowhere else to stay after flying to Sapporo and dealing with heavy snowfall. After the concierge made some calls, she was able to get me a private ..."…"

Reviewed on Feb 18, 2020

The STAY SAPPORO - Hostel
Hatagoya Jyozankei Shoten - Hostel
1 out of 5
2 Chome Jozankeionsennishi, Minami Ward, Sapporo, Hokkaido
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The price is $130 per night from Apr 19 to Apr 20

Located in Minami, this hostel is within 1 mi (2 km) of Jozankei Shrine and Jozankei Hot Spring. Shikotsu-Toya National Park is 1.3 mi (2 km) away.

4.9/5Exceptional! (9 reviews)

"静かなところで、温泉に浸かりゆったりと過ごせます。"…"

Reviewed on Jan 5, 2021

Hatagoya Jyozankei Shoten - Hostel
THE STAY SAPPORO NAGOMI - Hostel
1 out of 5
8-2-17, Minami 3 Jonishi Chuo, Sapporo, Hokkaido
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Located in Chuo-ku, this hostel is within a 10-minute walk of Tanukikoji Shopping Street and Odori Park. Former Hokkaido Government Office Building and Nijo ...

4.1/5Very Good! (154 reviews)
I’d stay at the Stay again!

"The Stay was in a good location in the city, especially for watching the snow festival. The breakfast is pretty good and reasonable for ¥500"…"

Reviewed on Feb 10, 2020

THE STAY SAPPORO NAGOMI - Hostel
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Nikoh Capsule Hotel Refre - Hostel, Caters to Men
2 out of 5
Nikoh Building 4F, 2-14, Minami 3JO Nishi, Chuo-Ku, Sapporo, Hokkaido
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Located in Chuo-ku, this hostel is within a 5-minute walk of Tanukikoji Shopping Street and Nijo Market. Sapporo Clock Tower and Nakajima Park are also within ...

4.2/5Excellent! (111 reviews)

"great onsen but is this the only place to take a shower?! It seemed it to me but I can’t be too sure!"…"

Reviewed on Sep 22, 2019

Nikoh Capsule Hotel Refre - Hostel, Caters to Men
GRIDS SAPPORO - Hostel
2 out of 5
Minami 3 Jonishi, 5 Chome-32, Chuo-ku, Sapporo, Hokkaido
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The price is $35 per night from Apr 18 to Apr 19

Located in Chuo-ku, this hostel is within a 10-minute walk of Tanukikoji Shopping Street and Nijo Market. Nakajima Park and Sapporo Clock Tower are also within ...

4.3/5Excellent! (427 reviews)

"A location is great! A Japanese room for 4 persons is great but too small for 4 persons. Moreover, the elevator is available to 7th floor. So you have to climb up to 8th floor. The cleanliness is great."…"

Reviewed on Feb 29, 2020

GRIDS SAPPORO - Hostel
Lestel Maru - Hostel
2 out of 5
23-1-1 Odorinishi, Chuo, Sapporo, Hokkaido
The price is $75 per night from Apr 11 to Apr 12

Located in Chuo-ku, this hostel is within 1 mi (2 km) of Hokkaido Museum of Modern Art, Odori Park, and Hokkaido Shrine. Tanukikoji Shopping Street and Former ...

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Sapporo Princess Hotel - Hostel
1 out of 5
9-1-36 Odorihigashi, Sapporo, Hokkaido
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Located in Chuo-ku, this spa hostel is within 1 mi (2 km) of Sapporo Factory, Tanukikoji Shopping Street, and Sapporo Clock Tower. Nijo Market and Sapporo TV ...

Sapporo Princess Hotel - Hostel
Air Hostel LCC
2 out of 5
2chome17-4, Chitose, CTS
The price is $30 per night from Apr 15 to Apr 16

Located in the heart of Chitose, this hostel is 1.2 mi (1.9 km) from Aoba Park and 2.4 mi (3.9 km) from Chitose Outlet Mall Rera. Chitose Inter Golf Club and ...

4/5Very Good! (190 reviews)

"The place was not so bad, good price but very cold. It could be hotter.."…"

Reviewed on Feb 12, 2020

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CHOINEHOTEL SAPPORO TEINE - Hostel
1 out of 5
7-1-58 Tomioka Sanjo, Teine-ku, Sapporo, Hokkaido
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Located in Teine, this hostel is within 6 mi (10 km) of Sapporo Teine, Hokkaido University, and Mt. Okura Ski Jump Stadium. Odori Park and Sapporo JR Tower are ...

4.6/5Wonderful! (7 reviews)

"文句ありません。 最高でした。"…"

Reviewed on Aug 18, 2019

CHOINEHOTEL SAPPORO TEINE - Hostel
Guest House in Sapporo - Hostel
1 out of 5
9-10-7 Sumikawa 4 Jo, Minami, Sapporo, Hokkaido
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Located in Minami, this hostel is 1.5 mi (2.4 km) from Makonai Park and 1.6 mi (2.6 km) from Makomanai Sekisui Heim Ice Arena. Nishioka Park and Sapporo Salmon ...

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Otarunai Backpackers' Hostel MorinoKi
1 out of 5
4-15 Aioi-cyo Otaru-shi, Town Center, Otaru, Hokkaido
The price is $43 per night from Apr 12 to Apr 13

Located in the heart of Otaru, this hostel is within a 10-minute walk of Sakaimachi Street and Otaru Canal. Suitengu and Otaru Music Box Museum are also within ...

4.6/5Exceptional! (71 reviews)

"Great little guesthouse in Otaru. Easy 20 minute flat walk from Otaru station, or a 10 minute walk up a slight hill from Miniami Otaru. Supermarket, convenience stores, and public bathhouse all within 10 minute walk from the hostel. Staff were super friendly and welcoming. Bunk bed was comfortable ..."…"

Reviewed on Nov 21, 2019

Otarunai Backpackers' Hostel MorinoKi
OCHO Guest House - Hostel
2 out of 5
South 13, West 8, 1-2, Chuo-ku, Sapporo, Hokkaido
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Located in Chuo-ku, this hostel is within 1 mi (2 km) of Sapporo Concert Hall, Nakajima Park, and Tanukikoji Shopping Street. Odori Park and Nijo Market are ...

4.7/5Exceptional! (50 reviews)

"First thing, the guest house was super clean!! The hosts are so kind and they take interest on the things you share to them! The beddings are also comfortable! I am glad to know such wonderful hosts and stay in OCHO Guest House!"…"

Reviewed on Jun 10, 2019

OCHO Guest House - Hostel
Little Barrel Guest House - Hostel
2 out of 5
3-4-17, Hanazono, Otaru, Hokkaido
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Situated in Otaru, this hostel is within a 15-minute walk of Sakaimachi Street and Otaru Canal. Suitengu and Otaru Music Box Museum are also within 10 ...

4.5/5Wonderful! (73 reviews)

"Cool building, nice interiors and rooms. Decent breakfast - toast + jam/butter, boiled eggs, bananas"…"

Reviewed on Dec 29, 2019

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Pirka Sapporo - Hostel
1 out of 5
Kita 14 Johigashi 12-1-30, Higashi, Sapporo, Hokkaido
The price is $48 per night from Apr 11 to Apr 12

Located in Higashi, this hostel is within 3 mi (5 km) of Sapporo Beer Museum, Hokkaido University, and Odori Park. Sapporo JR Tower and Tanukikoji Shopping Street ...

4.9/5Exceptional! (12 reviews)

"とても清潔で居心地が良かったです。"…"

Reviewed on Mar 23, 2020

Pirka Sapporo - Hostel
Otaru YaDo - Hostel
1.5 out of 5
3-10, 1-Chome Inaho, Otaru, Hokkaido
Free CancellationReserve now, pay when you stay
The price is $63 per night from Apr 11 to Apr 12

Located in the heart of Otaru, this hostel is within a 10-minute walk of Sakaimachi Street and Otaru Canal. Suitengu and Otaru Music Box Museum are also within ...

4.6/5Exceptional! (78 reviews)
Good choice

"Very clean and comfort space with a reasonable price."…"

Reviewed on Sep 16, 2019

Otaru YaDo - Hostel
IYASU HOSTEL SAPPORO
1.5 out of 5
3-1-17 Minami Kujo Nishi Chuo-ku, Sapporo, Hokkaido
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Located in Chuo-ku, this spa hostel is within a 15-minute walk of Nakajima Park and Tanukikoji Shopping Street. Nijo Market and Odori Park are also within 1 ...

4.3/5Excellent! (154 reviews)

"Great staff and nice room very clean and affordable"…"

Reviewed on Mar 17, 2020

IYASU HOSTEL SAPPORO
SappoLodge - Hostel
2 out of 5
Minami-5Jo, Higashi-1chome, Chuo-ku, Sapporo, Hokkaido
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The price is $36 per night from Apr 11 to Apr 12

Located in Chuo-ku, this hostel is within a 5-minute walk of Soseigawa Park and Tanukikoji Shopping Street. Nakajima Park and Nijo Market are also within 15 ...

4/5Very Good! (73 reviews)

"cozy room , kindly people , nice location. i beg its best choice for you"…"

Reviewed on Dec 29, 2018

SappoLodge - Hostel
HOTEL POTMUM - Hostel
2 out of 5
1-3-17 Kikusui 1 Jo, Shiroishi-ku, Sapporo, Hokkaido
The price is $72 per night from May 9 to May 10

Located in Shiroishi, this hostel is within 1 mi (2 km) of Soseigawa Park, Tanukikoji Shopping Street, and Nijo Market. Sapporo Convention Center and Sapporo ...

4.7/5Exceptional! (204 reviews)

"Nice bed, lots of things provided. Not if you want to cook they didn’t carry pans. But this might be something you have to ask for. And if you want a good coffee then there’s a very nice coffee shop in the reception area. Quite pricey but you get what you pay for!"…"

Reviewed on Mar 4, 2020

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SAPPORO GUEST HOUSE NARIYA - Hostel
1 out of 5
1 Chome-1-1 Toyohira 3 Jo, Toyohira, Sapporo, Hokkaido
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Located in Toyohira, this hostel is within a 15-minute walk of Soseigawa Park, Tanukikoji Shopping Street, and Nijo Market. Nakajima Park and Sapporo TV Tower ...

4.3/5Excellent! (12 reviews)
Recommended if traveling on a budget.

"Perfectly fine place for a night or two if traveling on a budget. About 15 minutes walk from all the restaurants and bars in the city centre. Owner was very helpful since it was our first time in Sapporo and waited up to greet us upon arrival."…"

Reviewed on Aug 24, 2020

SAPPORO GUEST HOUSE NARIYA - Hostel
torune -Hostel
1 out of 5
7-chome-1-7 Minami 9 Jonishi Chuo-ku, Sapporo, Hokkaido
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The price is $116 per night from Apr 16 to Apr 17

Located in Chuo-ku, this hostel is within a 15-minute walk of Nakajima Park and Tanukikoji Shopping Street. Odori Park and Nijo Market are also within 1 mi (2 ...

5/5Exceptional! (1 review)

"오픈한지 얼마 안되서 그런지 엄청 깨끗하고 직원이 너무너무 친절했다. 내부 곳곳에 벽화가 이쁨. 노면전차역이 코앞에 있고 지하철역도 걸어서 5분정도. 삿포로역에서 부터는 20분? 쯤 걸리는 듯. 1층에 카페 바가 아직 오픈을 안 했었는데 오픈하면 또 가고싶다."…"

Reviewed on Apr 13, 2020

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Other property types in Sapporo

Quintessa Hotel Sapporo Susukino

Quintessa Hotel Sapporo Susukino

3 out of 5
4-1-2 Minami 6 Jonishi, Chuo-ku, Sapporo, Hokkaido
The price is $29 per night from Apr 11 to Apr 12
4.4/5Excellent! (65 reviews)

"Good place,good staff I’m recommend this hotel low price nice room."…"

Reviewed on Jan 13, 2021

Quintessa Hotel Sapporo Susukino
Sapporo Tokyu REI Hotel

Sapporo Tokyu REI Hotel

3.5 out of 5
5-1, Nishi, Minami 4 Jo, Chuo-ku, Sapporo, Hokkaido
The price is $38 per night from Apr 13 to Apr 14
4.2/5Very Good! (973 reviews)

"Very clean hotel and friendly staff"…"

Reviewed on Apr 3, 2021

Sapporo Tokyu REI Hotel
TOKYU STAY SAPPORO ODORI

TOKYU STAY SAPPORO ODORI

3 out of 5
5 Chome-26-2 Minami 2 Jonishi, Chuo, Sapporo, Hokkaido
The price is $40 per night from Apr 12 to Apr 13
4.6/5Exceptional! (411 reviews)

"Had a memorable stay! Will surely come again if I visit Hokkaido!!!! Thanks!"…"

Reviewed on Jan 5, 2021

TOKYU STAY SAPPORO ODORI
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What Is a Hostel?

If you're hoping to find a low-cost place to stay in Sapporo, one of its 31 hostels could be a great choice. No two hostels look exactly alike, but these dorm-style accommodations all feature the following:

  • Shared rooms (though many hostels offer private room options too)
  • Budget prices
  • A social atmosphere

Hostels are a great way to stay in Sapporo for a good value, so you can save your money for fun things to do. You can enjoy activities in this destination like shopping and skiing.

Hostels in Sapporo

Ready to book a hostel? These ones get the best reviews from our travelers and might be a good place to look first:

Air Hostel LCC - You can take advantage of free WiFi and laundry facilities, as well as air conditioning.

The STAY SAPPORO - Hostel - 2-minute walk from Daido station for easy access to public transit. You can take advantage of free WiFi and laundry facilities, as well as TV in a common area. You'll find showers in all rooms.

GRIDS SAPPORO - Hostel - 2-minute walk from Daido station for easy access to public transit. Property features include free WiFi, a bar, and a shared/communal kitchen.

HOTEL POTMUM - Hostel - Close to public transit, this property is within a 5-minute walk of Kikusui Station. Property features include free WiFi, a restaurant, and a 24-hour front desk.

Capsule Inn Sapporo - Caters to men - 2-minute walk from Daido station for easy access to public transit. You can take advantage of free WiFi and a sauna, as well as laundry facilities.

When Is the Best Time to Visit Sapporo?

Good weather's definitely a plus when you're experiencing new places, so here's a little information about the seasons:

  • The hottest months are typically August and July, while January and February are the coldest months
  • January-March: Daytime temperatures average 46° F and nighttime temperatures average 19° F
  • April-June: 69° F is the daytime average and 31° F is the nighttime average
  • July-September: Daytime averages are around 78° F and nighttime averages are around 50° F
  • October-December: The average temperatures are 67° F during the day and 22° F at night
  • Average rainfall is 46.30 inches in a year

What Can I Do in Sapporo?

Depending on what you're interested in, you might like these places to visit:

Top Sights
  • Sapporo JR Tower
  • Sapporo Beer Museum
  • Historical Museum of Hokkaido
Natural Features
  • Odori Park
  • Moerenuma Park
  • Soseigawa Park
Cultural Attractions
  • Hokkaido Museum of Modern Art
  • Hidamari
  • Hokkaido Shiki Theatre

In general, Sapporo is known for its:

  • Festivals
  • Seafood
  • Flowers
  • Sightseeing
  • Breweries
  • Tours
  • Shopping
  • Skiing

How to Get to Sapporo and Around the Area

You can fly into the closest airport in Sapporo (OKD-Okadama), located 3.7 mi (6 km) from the city center. An alternative is Sapporo (CTS-New Chitose), situated 25.3 mi (40.7 km) away. After you've arrived, you might want to use public transit to get around. Walk to nearby metro stations like Odori Station, Sapporo Metro Station, and Bus Center-mae Station. To see more of the area, hop on a train at Daido station, Sapporo Station, or Sapporo Soen Station.

Frequently asked questions

Should I stay in a hostel in Sapporo?
By going with a hostel you can spend less on accommodations and use more of your money for going out during your vacation. You can enjoy activities in this destination like shopping and skiing.
What is a hostel?
No two hostels look exactly alike, but these dorm-style accommodations all offer shared rooms (though many hostels offer private room options too), budget prices, and a social setting.
What are the best hostels in Sapporo?
Ready to book a hostel in town? These options get the best reviews from our customers and might be a good place to look first: The STAY SAPPORO - Hostel - Located within a 5-minute walk of Tanukikoji Shopping Street. Guests can enjoy free WiFi, laundry facilities, and TV in a common area. Rooms come with towels and showers. Hatagoya Jyozankei Shoten - Hostel - Located steps from Jozankei Hot Spring. Guests can enjoy free WiFi, free parking, and a restaurant. You’ll find towels in all rooms. THE STAY SAPPORO NAGOMI - Hostel - Close to public transit, this property is within a 5-minute walk of Shiseikan-Shogakko-Mae Stop and Nishi-Hatchome Stop. You can take advantage of free WiFi and TV in a common area, as well as an elevator. Rooms come with towels, hair dryers, and coffee/tea makers. Nikoh Capsule Hotel Refre - Hostel, Caters to Men - Located within a 5-minute walk of Tanukikoji Shopping Street and Nijo Market. You can take advantage of free WiFi and a restaurant, as well as laundry facilities. Rooms come with free toiletries and lockers. GRIDS SAPPORO - Hostel - Located steps from Tanukikoji Shopping Street. Property features include free WiFi, a bar, and a shared/communal kitchen. Rooms come with lockers.
How many hostels will I find in Sapporo?
If you’re in the market for somewhere affordable to stay in Sapporo, one of Expedia’s 44 hostels might be a great option.
When is the best time of year to stay in a hostel in Sapporo?
The weather is important when you want to venture out and explore, so here’s a little information that might be helpful: The hottest months are usually August and July with an average temp of 64°F, while the coldest months are January and February with an average of 30°F. The snowiest months in Sapporo are February, January, March, and December, with each month seeing an average of 29 inches of snowfall.
What is there to see and do in Sapporo?
Generally, Sapporo is known for its festivals, seafood, and flowers. Major attractions include Odori Park, Tanukikoji Shopping Street, and Sapporo JR Tower. Get out into nature with places like Nakajima Park, Lake Shikotsu, and Jozankei Hot Spring. Cultural attractions include Sapporo Clock Tower, Former Hokkaido Government Office Building, and Sapporo Beer Museum.
What's the best way to get to and around Sapporo while staying at a hostel?
Keep this information about transit options in and around Sapporo on hand to make the most of your stay: You can fly into the nearest airport, which is New Chitose Airport (CTS), located 25.3 mi (40.7 km) away. Another option is Okadama Airport (OKD), situated 3.7 mi (6 km) away. When you’re out and about, you may want to make use of public transit. Take advantage of metro transit at Odori Station, Nishi-Yon-Chome Stop, and Tanuki Koji Stop. To see more of the surrounding area, catch a train at Sapporo Station, Soen Station, or Naebo Station.

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