Best Western has opened its second property in
Sapporo, the Best Western Hotel Sapporo Nakajima Koen.
The 278-room Best Western Hotel Sapporo Nakajima
Koen is located on the south side of Sapporo city centre by
Nakajima Park. The central business district and Susukino
night-life entertainment area are within walking distance.
is the capital and gateway city to the northernmost prefecture of
Hokkaido, which attracts tourists from around Japan and the world
with its magnificent natural beauty and world famous ski resorts.
“The opening of Best Western Hotel Sapporo Nakajima
Koen is another important step forward for Best Western, as we
continually move ahead to achieving our goal of 50 hotels by 2015.
Already well on track, we aim to add 10 new hotels to the Best
Western portfolio each year in Japan,” said Best Western
International’s Vice President for Operations Asia and the Middle
East, Glenn de Souza.
The hotel’s guestrooms
feature cable and satellite TV, refrigerator, coffee/tea set,
hairdryer, dataport and high speed internet access while
facilities include a restaurant and a 24-hour convenience store.
In addition to Sapporo’s various attractions, the Jozankei hot
springs area is within 30 km of the hotel, while three ski resorts
can also be easily reached.
“Japan is a strategic
destination for Best Western International and this is reflected
in our ever growing portfolio. It is a unique multi-faceted
destination offering history, culture, stunning natural beauty and
at the same time, is one of the world’s most hi-tech societies”
added Mr. De Souza.
Best Western Hotel Sapporo
Nakajima Koen is the chain’s 13th property in Japan.
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