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In-room safe, individually decorated, individually furnished, desk
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Hotel Sonia Otaru

3.5 out of 5

4.2/5 Very Good

Guests rated this property 4.2/5 for cleanliness.

Popular amenities

  • Free WiFi
  • Air Conditioning
  • Restaurant
  • Breakfast Available
  • Parking Available
  • Laundry

Cleaning and safety practices

  • Cleaned with disinfectant
  • Hand sanitizer provided
  • Personal protective equipment

Explore the area

    Popular LocationOtaru City General Museum Ungakan2 min walk
    Popular LocationOtaru City Art Museum5 min walk
    Popular LocationIronaifuto Park10 min walk
    AirportSapporo (OKD-Okadama)42 min drive

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  • Deluxe Twin, Non Smoking

    3.9/5 guest room rating

    Room amenities

    • 385 sq ft
    • Sleeps 5
    • 2 Twin Beds
    More detailsDeluxe Twin, Non Smoking
  • Standard Twin Room (Single Use), Non Smoking

    Room amenities

    • 225 sq ft
    • Sleeps 2
    • 2 Twin Beds
    More detailsStandard Twin Room (Single Use), Non Smoking
  • Standard Twin A, Canal View, Non Smoking

    4.5/5 guest room rating

    Room amenities

    • 231 sq ft
    • Sleeps 4
    • 2 Twin Beds
    More detailsStandard Twin A, Canal View, Non Smoking
  • Large Twin A, Non Smoking

    Room amenities

    • 319 sq ft
    • Sleeps 2
    • 2 Twin Beds
    More detailsLarge Twin A, Non Smoking
  • Superior Twin, Canal View, Non Smoking

    4.1/5 guest room rating

    Room amenities

    • 258 sq ft
    • Sleeps 3
    • 2 Twin Beds
    More detailsSuperior Twin, Canal View, Non Smoking
  • Large Twin B, Non Smoking

    Room amenities

    • 278 sq ft
    • Sleeps 5
    • 2 Twin Beds
    More detailsLarge Twin B, Non Smoking
  • Deluxe Family Triple Non Smoking

    Room amenities

    • 484 sq ft
    • Sleeps 4
    • 3 Twin Beds
    More detailsDeluxe Family Triple Non Smoking
  • Standard Twin B, Canal View, Non Smoking

    4.6/5 guest room rating

    Room amenities

    • 231 sq ft
    • Sleeps 5
    • 2 Twin Beds
    More detailsStandard Twin B, Canal View, Non Smoking
  • Large Twin C, Non Smoking, Eco Plan - No Linen Services

    Room amenities

    • 355 sq ft
    • Sleeps 4
    • 2 Twin Beds
    More detailsLarge Twin C, Non Smoking, Eco Plan - No Linen Services
  • Standard Twin Room, Non Smoking (Eco Plan - No Linen Services)

    Room amenities

    • 226 sq ft
    • Sleeps 2
    • 2 Twin Beds
    More detailsStandard Twin Room, Non Smoking (Eco Plan - No Linen Services)
  • Standard Twin Room, Smoking (Eco Plan - No Linen Services)

    Room amenities

    • 226 sq ft
    • Sleeps 2
    • 2 Twin Beds
    More detailsStandard Twin Room, Smoking (Eco Plan - No Linen Services)
  • Deluxe King Room, Non Smoking

    Room amenities

    • 409 sq ft
    • Sleeps 4
    • 1 Queen Bed
    More detailsDeluxe King Room, Non Smoking
  • Standard Twin Room, Non Smoking

    4.5/5 guest room rating

    Room amenities

    • 225 sq ft
    • Sleeps 2
    • 2 Twin Beds
    More detailsStandard Twin Room, Non Smoking
  • Large Twin A, Non Smoking, Eco Plan - No Linen Services

    Room amenities

    • 319 sq ft
    • Sleeps 2
    • 2 Twin Beds
    More detailsLarge Twin A, Non Smoking, Eco Plan - No Linen Services
  • Large Twin B, Non Smoking, Eco Plan - No Linen Services

    Room amenities

    • 278 sq ft
    • Sleeps 5
    • 2 Twin Beds
    More detailsLarge Twin B, Non Smoking, Eco Plan - No Linen Services
  • Deluxe Twin Room, Non Smoking

    Room amenities

    • 387 sq ft
    • Sleeps 3
    • 2 Twin Beds
    More detailsDeluxe Twin Room, Non Smoking
  • Twin Room, Non Smoking, Canal View

    Room amenities

    • 226 sq ft
    • Sleeps 4
    • 2 Twin Beds
    More detailsTwin Room, Non Smoking, Canal View
  • Twin Room, Non Smoking, Canal View

    Room amenities

    • 226 sq ft
    • Sleeps 5
    • 2 Twin Beds
    More detailsTwin Room, Non Smoking, Canal View
  • Deluxe Twin Room, Accessible, Non Smoking

    Room amenities

    • 484 sq ft
    • Sleeps 3
    • 2 Twin Beds
    More detailsDeluxe Twin Room, Accessible, Non Smoking
  • Twin Room, Smoking, Canal View

    Room amenities

    • 226 sq ft
    • Sleeps 3
    • 2 Twin Beds
    More detailsTwin Room, Smoking, Canal View
  • Large Twin C, Non Smoking

    4.8/5 guest room rating

    Room amenities

    • 357 sq ft
    • Sleeps 4
    • 2 Twin Beds
    More detailsLarge Twin C, Non Smoking
  • Standard Twin B, Canal View, Smoking

    4.4/5 guest room rating

    Room amenities

    • 231 sq ft
    • Sleeps 5
    • 2 Twin Beds
    More detailsStandard Twin B, Canal View, Smoking
  • Comfort Twin Room, Non Smoking

    5/5 guest room rating

    Room amenities

    • 231 sq ft
    • Sleeps 2
    • 2 Twin Beds
    More detailsComfort Twin Room, Non Smoking
  • Standard Twin Room

    3.7/5 guest room rating

    Room amenities

    • 225 sq ft
    • Sleeps 3
    • 2 Twin Beds
    More detailsStandard Twin Room
  • Standard Twin Room (Single Use), Smoking

    Room amenities

    • 225 sq ft
    • Sleeps 2
    • 2 Twin Beds
    More detailsStandard Twin Room (Single Use), Smoking
  • Deluxe King, Non Smoking

    4.7/5 guest room rating

    Room amenities

    • 408 sq ft
    • Sleeps 4
    • 1 Queen Bed
    More detailsDeluxe King, Non Smoking

About this area

Otaru

Located in Otaru, Hotel Sonia Otaru is in the historical district. Kokusai Ski Resort and Kiroro Resort are worth checking out if an activity is on the agenda, while those wishing to experience the area's natural beauty can explore Niseko-Shakotan-Otarukaigan Quasi-National Park and Ironaifuto Park. Otaru Music Box Museum and Otaru Kihinkan are also worth visiting. Guests appreciate the hotel's location for the sightseeing.
Popular Location

What's nearby

  • Otaru City General Museum Ungakan - 2 min walk
  • Otaru City Art Museum - 5 min walk
  • Ironaifuto Park - 10 min walk
  • Rinyu Morning Market - 13 min walk
  • Suitengu - 13 min walk

Getting around

  • Teine Station - 21 min drive
  • AirportNew Chitose Airport (CTS) - 64 min drive

Restaurants

  • Kantarō — 3 min walk
  • Otaru Beer — 3 min walk
  • Kisoba Ichifuku — 4 min walk
  • Gyūkaku — 4 min walk
  • Otaru Bine — 5 min walk

About this property

Hotel Sonia Otaru

3.5-star hotel, walk to Otaru Canal
This hotel features a restaurant, self parking, and a microwave in a common area. WiFi in public areas is free. Additionally, dry cleaning, laundry facilities, and a 24-hour front desk are onsite. All 149 individually decorated rooms feature free WiFi and room service. For a bit of entertainment, LCD TVs come with digital channels, and guests can also appreciate conveniences like refrigerators and electric kettles.
Hotel Sonia Otaru offers 149 air-conditioned accommodations with safes and slippers. Each accommodation is individually furnished and decorated. 26-inch LCD televisions come with digital channels. Bathrooms include shower/tub combinations, toilets with an electronic bidet, complimentary toiletries, and hair dryers.

Guests can surf the web using the complimentary wireless Internet access. Business-friendly amenities include desks and phones. In-room massages and irons/ironing boards can be requested. Housekeeping is provided daily.

The recreational activities listed below are available either on site or nearby; fees may apply.
Public bath/onsen services include an indoor mineral hot springs (Japanese-style onsen). This service features separate men and women areas. The ryokan bathing area is open from 3:00 PM to 11:00 PM.

Cleaning and safety practices

Enhanced cleanliness measures

Disinfectant is used to clean the property
Property is disinfected with electrostatic spray
High-touch surfaces are cleaned and disinfected

Social distancing

Cashless transactions are available for all charges at the property
Protective shields in place at main contact areas
Social distancing measures in place

Safety measures

Personal protective equipment worn by staff
Temperature checks given to staff
Temperature checks available for guests
Masks are required at the property
Hand sanitizer provided
Enhanced food service safety measures are in place
Individually-wrapped food options available for breakfast
This information is provided by our partners.

Property amenities

Internet

  • Available in all rooms: Free WiFi
  • Available in some public areas: Free WiFi

Parking and transportation

  • Self parking on site (JPY 1200 per night)
  • Extended parking on site (JPY 1200 per day)
  • Limited onsite parking
  • Height restrictions apply for onsite parking

Food and drink

  • Buffet breakfast available for a fee daily 7 AM–9:30 AM: JPY 2200 per person
  • 1 restaurant
  • Room service available

Things to do

  • Hot springs

Family friendly

  • Dry cleaning service
  • Laundry facilities
  • Refrigerator

Conveniences

  • Elevator
  • Vending machine
  • Water dispenser

Guest services

  • 24-hour front desk
  • Daily housekeeping
  • Dry cleaning service
  • Laundry facilities
  • Luggage storage

Languages spoken

  • English
  • Japanese

Spa

  • Hot springs
  • Hot springs open from 3:00 PM - 11:00 PM
  • Hot springs water temperature (Fahrenheit) - 102
  • Indoor mineral hot springs (onsen)
  • Public bath open from 3:00 PM - 11:00 PM
  • Separate men/women areas in public bath

Accessibility

  • If you have requests for specific accessibility needs, please contact the property using the information on the reservation confirmation received after booking.
  • Wheelchair-accessible path to elevator
  • Wheelchair-accessible registration desk
  • Wheelchair accessible (may have limitations)
  • Wheelchairs available on site

More

  • Designated smoking areas
  • Shared microwave

Room amenities

Bedroom

  • Air conditioning
  • Heating
  • Linens

Bathroom

  • Electronic bidet
  • Free toiletries
  • Hair dryer
  • Shower/tub combination
  • Towels

Entertainment

  • 26-inch LCD TV
  • Digital channels

Food and drink

  • Electric kettle
  • Refrigerator

More

  • Desk
  • Electrical adapters/chargers
  • In-room massage
  • Individually decorated
  • Individually furnished
  • Iron/ironing board (on request)
  • Phone
  • Safe
  • Slippers

Policies

Check-in

Check-in from 3 PM - 11 PM

Check-out

Check-out before 11 AM

Special check-in instructions

This property doesn't offer after-hours check-in
Front desk staff will greet guests on arrival

Access methods

Staffed front desk

Pets

No pets or service animals allowed

Children and extra beds

Children are welcome
Kids stay free! Up to 2 children 6 years old and younger stay free when using existing bedding
Rollaway/extra beds are available for JPY 4500.0 per night
Cribs (infant beds) are available for JPY 2100 per night

Property payment types

Important information

Fees

You'll be asked to pay the following charges at the property:

  • A tax is imposed by the city and collected at the property. Exemptions or reductions might apply. For more details, please contact the property using the information on the reservation confirmation received after booking.
  • A tax is imposed by the city: JPY 150 per person, per night. This tax does not apply to children under 15 years of age.

We have included all charges provided to us by the property. However, charges can vary, for example, based on length of stay or the room you book.

The additional mandatory fee covers a hot springs fee per guest age 15 and older.

Optional extras

The following fees and deposits are charged by the property at time of service, check-in, or check-out.

  • Fee for buffet breakfast: JPY 2200 per person (approximately)
  • Self parking fee: JPY 1200 per night
  • Extended parking fee: JPY 1200 per day
  • Crib (infant bed) fee: JPY 2100 per night
  • Rollaway bed fee: JPY 4500.0 per night

The above list may not be comprehensive. Fees and deposits may not include tax and are subject to change.

You need to know

Extra-person charges may apply and vary depending on property policy
Government-issued photo identification and a credit card or cash deposit may be required at check-in for incidental charges
Special requests are subject to availability upon check-in and may incur additional charges; special requests cannot be guaranteed
This property accepts credit cards; cash is not accepted
Noise-free guestrooms cannot be guaranteed
Please note that cultural norms and guest policies may differ by country and by property; the policies listed are provided by the property

We should mention

Hot springs access available from 3:00 PM to 11:00 PM
Up to 2 children 6 years old and younger stay free when occupying the parent or guardian's room, using existing bedding
The Japanese Ministry of Health, Labour, and Welfare requires all international visitors to submit their passport number and nationality when registering at any lodging facility (inns, hotels, motels, etc. ); additionally, lodging proprietors are required to photocopy passports for all registering guests and keep the photocopy on file
No pets and no service animals are allowed at this property
Parking height restrictions apply
This property welcomes guests of all sexual orientations and gender identities (LGBTQ friendly)

Property is also known as

Hotel Sonia
Hotel Sonia Otaru
Sonia Hotel
Sonia Otaru
Hotel Sonia Otaru, Hokkaido
Sonia Hotel Otaru
Hotel Sonia Otaru Hotel
Hotel Sonia Otaru Otaru
Hotel Sonia Otaru Hotel Otaru

Frequently asked questions

Can I cancel my reservation for free at Hotel Sonia Otaru and receive a full refund?
Yes, Hotel Sonia Otaru offers free cancellation on select room rates, because flexibility matters! Please refer to Hotel Sonia Otaru cancellation policy on our site for more details about any exclusions or requirements.
How much does it cost to stay at Hotel Sonia Otaru?
As of Jan 17, 2021, prices found for a 1-night stay for 2 adults at Hotel Sonia Otaru on Jan 28, 2021 start from $67, excluding taxes and fees. This price is based on the lowest nightly price found in the last 24 hours for stays in the next 30 days. Prices are subject to change. Choose your dates for more accurate prices.
Is Hotel Sonia Otaru pet-friendly?
No, pets are not allowed at this property.
How much is parking at Hotel Sonia Otaru?
Self parking is available for JPY 1200 per night. Extended parking is available for JPY 1200 per day. Limited spots are available.
What time is check-in at Hotel Sonia Otaru?
Check-in is from 3 PM - 11 PM. After-hours check-in is not available.
What time is check-out at Hotel Sonia Otaru?
Check-out is at 11 AM.
Where is Hotel Sonia Otaru located?
Situated in the historical district, this hotel is steps from Sakaimachi Street and Otaru Canal. Otaru City General Museum Ungakan and Otaru City Art Museum are also within 5 minutes.
4.2
Very Good
Rating 5 - Excellent. 430 out of 1002 reviews
5 - Excellent 43%
Rating 4 - Good. 411 out of 1002 reviews
4 - Good 41%
Rating 3 - Okay. 117 out of 1002 reviews
3 - Okay 12%
Rating 2 - Poor. 27 out of 1002 reviews
2 - Poor 3%
Rating 1 - Terrible. 17 out of 1002 reviews
1 - Terrible 2%

4.2/5

Cleanliness

4.1/5

Staff & service

4.2/5

Amenities

4.1/5

Property conditions & facilities

4/5 Good

Happy face iconLiked: Cleanliness, staff & service, room comfort
Stayed 1 night in Jul 2020

3/5 Okay

Traveled with family and small children
Hot bath is located at middle tower, But troublesome to move around
Stayed 2 nights in Mar 2020

5/5 Excellent

Traveled with family
Happy face iconLiked: Cleanliness, staff & service, amenities, property conditions & facilities
Clean and walkable to famous place in Otaru, Good location for shuttle bus to Kiroro
Stayed 1 night in Feb 2020

4/5 Good

Happy face iconLiked: Cleanliness, staff & service, property conditions & facilities, room comfort
Good to stay
Needs 10-15 minutes walking from train station. Room's space is ok for two people and big luggages. Hot spring at 7 floor is good for traveller who needs relax bathing.
Stayed 2 nights in Feb 2020

5/5 Excellent

Traveled with partner
Happy face iconLiked: Cleanliness, staff & service, amenities, property conditions & facilities
Perfect location: right in front of the canal. There are lots of restaurants and shops within walkable distance. Staffs were nice. The room was clean, comfortable, and roomy.
Stayed 1 night in Feb 2020

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