New Chitose Airport is quite popular from kids to adults now after renovation has been completed.
Facilities available not only for shopping/foods, but also movie theater, kids park, chocolate factory, onsen (hot spring) and so on. Originally shops of the airport are famous because you can buy any Hokkaido foods and sweets. The hot spring facility is available for sleep space, restaurant etc.
Around Chitose, there are many famous golf courses available. Especially June to September. It is quite popular because it is the best season. It is very hot on Honsyu Island in summer, however Chitose is a very comfortable climate during summer in Hokkaido. In fact, many of Japanese people come to play golf at Hokkaido.
Road station with an aquarium "Salmon Park Chitose" renewed in 2015. The aquarium which is located nearby Chitose River shows the fishes with a focus on the family salmonidae.
About 30,000 years ago, caldera lake, Lake Shikotsu was created by volcanic activity. The circumference of the lake is about 42km, and the most profound altitude is about 360m. Its depth is second in Japan. It is designated for Shikotsu-Toya National Park and it has outstanding nature in Hokkaido.
ANA Crowne Plaza Chitose is just 15 min by car to New Chitose Airport, its gate of Hokkaido, North of Japan. Free shuttle bus service is available morning and evening. Chitose is located near Sapporo, the capital city of Hokkaido, and is also close Tomakomai’s seaport and industrial areas. For those reasons, it is a very convenient city.