Hotel Sonia Otaru

Self Rated: 3.5 out of 5
1-4-20 Ironai, Otaru, 047-0031, Japan
4.2 out of 5 rating 982 reviews TripAdvisor Rating: 4.2
Property Details

Property Location

When you stay at Hotel Sonia Otaru in Otaru, you'll be in the historical district, just steps from Otaru Canal and Sakaimachi Street. This hotel is 11.6 mi (18.7 km) from Kokusai Ski Resort and 17.8 mi (28.7 km) from Kiroro Resort.


Make yourself at home in one of the 149 individually decorated guestrooms, featuring refrigerators and LCD televisions. Complimentary wireless Internet access keeps you connected, and digital programming is available for your entertainment. Private bathrooms with shower/tub combinations feature complimentary toiletries and hair dryers. Conveniences include phones, as well as safes and desks.


Take advantage of recreation opportunities such as hot springs, or other amenities including complimentary wireless Internet access and a vending machine.


At Hotel Sonia Otaru, enjoy a satisfying meal at the restaurant. Buffet breakfasts are available daily from 7 AM to 9:30 AM for a fee.

Business, Other Amenities

Featured amenities include dry cleaning/laundry services, a 24-hour front desk, and luggage storage. Self parking (subject to charges) is available onsite.


Distances are displayed to the nearest 0.1 mile and kilometer.

Otaru Canal - 0.1 km / 0.1 mi
Sakaimachi Street - 0.1 km / 0.1 mi
Otaru City General Museum Ungakan - 0.2 km / 0.1 mi
Otaru City Art Museum - 0.4 km / 0.2 mi
Ironaifuto Park - 0.8 km / 0.5 mi
Rinyu Morning Market - 1.1 km / 0.7 mi
Suitengu - 1.1 km / 0.7 mi
Otaru Music Box Museum - 1.2 km / 0.7 mi
Otaru Museum - 1.4 km / 0.9 mi
Tomioka Catholic Church - 1.5 km / 0.9 mi
Shin Nihonkai Ferry - 2.1 km / 1.3 mi
Temiya Cave - 2.1 km / 1.3 mi
Syusenkan - 2.8 km / 1.7 mi
Kita-no-homare Brewery Shusen-kan Museum - 2.8 km / 1.7 mi
Asahi Observation Platform - 3.3 km / 2 mi

The nearest airports are:
New Chitose Airport (CTS) - 84.2 km / 52.3 mi
Okadama Airport (OKD) - 37.4 km / 23.2 mi

The preferred airport for Hotel Sonia Otaru is New Chitose Airport (CTS).

Check-in time starts at 3pm. Check-out time is 11am.
Property Policies

  • 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

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

Important Information

Please note, there is important information about this property to know before you arrive.

  • 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 advises that enhanced cleaning and guest safety measures are currently in place.

  • Disinfectant is used to clean the property, and commonly-touched surfaces are cleaned with disinfectant between stays.

  • Staff at the property wear personal protective equipment; a shield is in place between staff and guests in main contact areas; periodic temperature checks are conducted on staff; guests are provided with hand sanitizer; cashless payment methods are available for all transactions; masks are required in public areas.

  • This property affirms that it follows the cleaning and disinfection practices of Coronavirus Guidelines (Japan).

  • Enhanced food service safety measures are in place.

  • This property welcomes guests of all sexual orientations and gender identities (LGBTQ friendly).

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.

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

  • Fee for buffet breakfast: JPY 1870 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.

  • -Free WiFi
  • -Dry cleaning/laundry service
  • -24-hour front desk
  • -Laundry facilities
  • -Breakfast available (surcharge)
  • -Restaurant
  • -Long-term parking (surcharge)
  • -Luggage storage
  • -Self parking (surcharge)
  • -Designated smoking areas
  • -Parking (limited spaces)
  • -Vending machine
  • -Water dispenser
  • -Shared microwave
  • -Wheelchair accessible (may have limitations)
  • -Elevator
  • -Wheelchair-accessible registration desk
  • -Wheelchair-accessible path to elevator
  • -Wheelchairs available on site