Yunokawa Prince Nagisatei in Hakodate, Japan
This hotel is conveniently located near the airport. What’s unique about Yunokawa Prince Negisatei is the traditional Japanese experience they offer. Once you get inside the hotel, you will be welcomed with complimentary drinks and be directed to a private table where a staff will assist you in checking in.
Tatami room (Photo grabbed from the hotel’s website)
They have rooms with private onsen (hot spring) with a view of the Hakodate Bay. Regular rooms are those with tatami floor, yukata (Japanese robes), and small size bathtubs. Hotel staff make the Japanese bed every morning and night. Public bath is also nice and worth trying if you really want to get the full experience. There are saunas and outdoor pools as well. The hotel offers Japanese and Western options for dinner and breakfast. Room rates range from standard room ¥13,650 to deluxe room ¥63,000 per person.
Check-in: 3:00 pm
Check-out: 11:00 am
First appeared on Philippine Primer Magazine January 2017 issue – “Welcome to Hakodate: A Complete Guide to Hakodate, Japan”