mixed with contemporary design and services
To unveil in March 2019
Reimagining a vintage Hokkaido hotel for the modern age.
The former “Echuya Hotel” was developed in 1937
to be the first ever hotel in Hokkaido
exclusive to overseas visitors.
During wartime, it was used by the army as a officers club.
After the war it was taken over by the US military.
Through the “History of modernized industrial heritage 33”
act by the Ministry of Economy,
Trade and Industry,
Otaru City Designated it
as a historical building many years later.
While keeping the historical feeling
and aesthetics intact,
a bold renovation has begun,
bringing new life to this long-closed hotel.
This boutique represents a mix of classic
and contemporary styles,
creating an experience unlike any other.
The hotels original, beautiful,
Art Deco style has been remarkably well retained.
As you pass through the entrance,
it is as if you are entering a different world,
far away from the hustle and bustle outside.
As you walk through the fantastic lobby
you will be greeted by the warm,
inviting fireplace and friendly reception.
Relax and enjoy the seated style check-in.
Evenings（17：00—18：30）、at the 1F LOBBY BAR
We offer a free wine service every day.
Because this service is free of charge,
Please take your time and enjoy some wine before dinner.
Dinner at Unwind's main restaurant, “THE BALL".
We use locally sourced fresh Hokkaido ingredients.
Take part in a glamorous contemporary dining experience.
By all means feel free to enjoy Dinner and Wine with us during your stay.
Business Hours : 17:30—22:00 (L.O. 21:00)
After dinner come to BAR IGNIS.
In a dark space illuminated by comforting candle light,
surrounded in the buildings rich history,
savor the final moments of the day
before drifting off to sleep.
Business Hours : 19:30—23:30 (L.O. 23:00)
The three-tier high-tea.
It consists of a hot dish, cold dish,
and a sweet dish.
Each dish is prepared using
fresh locally sourced Hokkaido ingredients.
Enjoy an elegant high-tea style
breakfast of the classic hotel.
We will see you off on your next journey
and hope you join us again soon.