Destination guide

The sunny setting of Sapporo is ready to explore

Enjoy the festivals and other features of Sapporo. Well known for its seafood restaurants, sightseeing and local tours, this scenic city won't disappoint. Sapporo Beer Museum, Historical Museum of Hokkaido and Hokkaido Museum of Modern Art are a few of the top cultural sights. A holiday rental can help make your stay complete—many rentals come with a full kitchen and laundry facilities.


Activities and attractions in Sapporo

Are you hoping to find attractions to see while you're in town? Venture out of your cosy holiday rental and experience everything that makes Sapporo a one-of-a-kind holiday spot. These are some of the top attractions to put on your list, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Mt. Okura Ski Jump Stadium (3.1 mi / 5.1 km)
  • Sapporo Racecourse (1.7 mi / 2.7 km)
  • Moiwa Ropeway (2.3 mi / 3.7 km)
  • Maruyama Zoo (2.5 mi / 4 km)
  • Mount Okura Ski Jump Stadium (3.2 mi / 5.1 km)
  • Miyanomori Ski Jump Stadium (3.3 mi / 5.3 km)

Seasonal weather in Sapporo

Travellers enjoy Sapporo for its skiing. To make the most of the cold weather activities, you might consider visiting in January, December, February or March, when snowfall averages 68.72 inches and temperatures average -6°F.

Natural features

Exploring the natural landscape of Sapporo

Whether you're an adventurous traveller or just want to appreciate the scenery, you'll be sure to find the perfect setting for your holiday in Sapporo. Here are a few of the area's noteworthy features, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Odori Park (0.3 mi / 0.4 km)
  • Moerenuma Park (5.8 mi / 9.3 km)
  • Soseigawa Park (0.3 mi / 0.4 km)
  • Hokkaido University Botanic Garden (0.5 mi / 0.8 km)
  • Nagayama Memorial Park (0.7 mi / 1.1 km)
  • Nakajima Park (1.3 mi / 2.1 km)
How to get there

Travelling to and around Sapporo

Fly into Sapporo (OKD-Okadama), the closest airport, located 3.7 mi (6 km) from the city centre. If you're unable to find a flight that fits your schedule, you can also fly into Sapporo (CTS-New Chitose), which is 25.3 mi (40.7 km) away.

If you're travelling by train, Daido station, Sapporo Station and Sapporo Soen Station are the main stations that serve the city. It's easy to get around Sapporo by catching a ride on the metro at Odori Station, Sapporo Metro Station or Bus Center-mae Station.

How many holiday rentals are available around Sapporo?

Our 2020 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 528 holiday lettings around Sapporo. From 452 flats & apartments to 39 houses, find unique self catering accommodation for you to enjoy a memorable stay with your family and friends for a long holiday or a weekend break.

What are the most popular points of interest and landmarks to stay near when travelling to Sapporo? offers a large selection of holiday accommodations near great places in Sapporo. From travellers, the most popular points of interest to stay near are:

  • Sapporo Transportation Museum: 509 holiday lettings
  • Sapporomoiwayama Ski Area: 507 holiday lettings
  • Sapporo Science Center: 509 holiday lettings
  • Kokusai Ski Resort: 509 holiday lettings
  • Sapporo Teine: 526 holiday lettings

But there are many other points of interest around Sapporo listed on where you can find your place to stay. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available near the point of interest of your choice.

Can I rent Flats in Sapporo?

Yes, of course. offers 452 Flats in Sapporo. Our other popular types of Sapporo holiday rentals include:

  • Houses: 39 self catering accommodations
  • Villas: 3 self catering accommodations
  • Studios: 451 self catering accommodations

But you can also enjoy a great stay in one of our other holiday rentals including Hotels and more.

Can I find a holiday accommodation with internet/wifi in Sapporo?

Yes, you can select your preferred holiday accommodation with internet/wifi among our 459 holiday homes with internet/wifi available in Sapporo. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available.