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Motomachi, Hakodate 040-0001, Hokkaido
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Must visit in hakodate!

Recommended visit route: take a cab or tram or walk to british counselor building and walk up thru... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
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Alighting from the city tram, visitors have to climb up some sloped street. It is not an easy climb... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Yan C
Hong Kong, China
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Motomachi, Hakodate 040-0001, Hokkaido
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Recommended visit route: take a cab or tram or walk to british counselor building and walk up thru the motomachi park to the old public city house. I recommend visiting the old public house. It seems like the best buildings in the area that provide...More

Thank Secretlady101
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Alighting from the city tram, visitors have to climb up some sloped street. It is not an easy climb but quite worth it. The District houses a number of historical buildings, some in western style. These buildings include a Roman Catholic Church, a Russian Orthodox...More

Thank Yan C
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

At the foot of Mt. Hakodate was the Motomachi District where there was a foreign settlement. Most of the old buildings are now just a shell for souvenir shops and/or museum while lot of the churches are still functioning. The Old British Consulate and the...More

Thank thelonious22
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Not far from the ropeway this is an interesting area to take a walk around and stop to read the story of each church. Trade with other countries brings foreigners and their beliefs and religions. The history of Hakodate is fascinating.

Thank NormaG50
Reviewed 3 April 2017

Winter holiday is the best timing to visit Hakodate, around there are white. Hakodate is really the must place to visit from/to Hokkaido-Tokyo. We use JR Pass and shinkansen from Sapporo to Hakodate. Motomachi area is walking distance from our hotel La Joelie Motomachi. The...More

1  Thank Lina R
Reviewed 27 March 2017

Nice place with many beautiful old buildings with western influence. Will definitely come back again.

1  Thank jessly76
Reviewed 24 February 2017 via mobile

Wish we had had more time to visit the churches and temples and to read the history of each of those in Motomachi-save for next visit

1  Thank richard g
Reviewed 31 January 2017

Go at night, it is very romantic and beautiful. They maintain the building well ... we love the western influence in all the architecture.

1  Thank NgCnal
Reviewed 23 December 2016 via mobile

We spent the whole morning walking around looking for the various slopes. It was fun and interesting as u see old buildings, view from the top of the slopes and also enjoy some ice cream along the way

2  Thank tracypang
Reviewed 14 November 2016

The walk around Motomachi was breathtaking. Every spot is worthwhile for photo shoot. Albeit you have to walk up a few hills, but the view and unique architectural buildings make it worth every sweat. There are always a good stop to enjoy some small snacks...More

3  Thank OngA
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suthathip k
Hi , I want to know how to come the hotel by metro...I will be stop at Middle yanggao rd station or shanghai science station where the station is very near this hotel
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