Richmond Hotel Sapporo Odori is about 5 minutes walk from Subway Odori station and it takes about 3 minutes via subway from JR Sapporo Station. Our hotel close to Odori Park. This park is an approximately 100-meter-wide green zone diving the city into north and south. Fountains, flower gardens and clumps of trees enhance comfort for citizens relaxing here. In addition, it takes about 10 minutes by foot to Clock Tower. This building with a clock tower was built in 1878 as the drill hall of Sapporo Agricultural College. This symbol of Sapporo has been designated as one of Japan s important cultural assets. Enjoy a calm time in a relaxed atmosphere with stately design facilities. Wide desks, trouser presses and free wifi will provide you a comfortable stay. Our hotel is located in Sapporo city, having easy access from New Chitose Airport. Airport liner called “Rapid Airport” run between New Chitose Airport and JR Sapporo station. Sapporo is also convenient for sightseeing. It takes about 45 minutes via JR line for Otaru. Otaru Canal is the symbol of the commercial city Otaru that once prospered as Hokkaido s economic hub. Gaslights and stone ware-houses along tee canal produce an impressive cityscape. Also, it takes about 1hour by bus for Jozankei. Jozankei, referred to as Sapporo s okuzashiki, is a popular hot spring resort among tourists and Sapporo citizens.