Bay Area

Bay Area
In the Bay Area, don't miss the expansive vistas of the harbor from the historical red-brick warehouses.
Scour Stylish Knickknack Shops for Souvenirs

Scour Stylish Knickknack Shops for Souvenirs

Down along the Bay Area stands a series of harbor-front red-brick buildings that were once, more than one hundred years ago, used as warehouses. The surrounding area is rich in historic ambience, with viewing highlights such as the canal once used for freight shipping and a famous stone bridge. The red-brick buildings are now home to some 40 unique shops, selling items such as knick-knacks and accessories.

Enjoy a Tea Break at an Iconic Patisserie

Enjoy a Tea Break at an Iconic Patisserie

Soft bite-sized cheesecakes literally take the cake when it comes to the most popular dessert in Hakodate. The red-brick warehouse complex is home to the well-known patisseries Pastry Snaffle’s and Petite Merveille, where these amazing little creations can be sampled in adjoining sit-down cafés. If you're in need of a pick-me-up after sightseeing and shopping, this is the perfect tea break solution.

Take a Stroll through an Outdoor Panorama

Take a Stroll through an Outdoor Panorama

The "Michelin Green Guide Japon" gives a one-star recommendation to the walk around Hakodate Port. A stroll in the refreshing sea breeze among the historical red-brick buildings of the port is a truly pleasurable experience. The red-brick warehouses are lit up at night, creating a distinctly romantic atmosphere.

DATA 1Kanemori Red Brick Warehouse

Access from
Hakodate Sta.
  1. 15 minutes by tram to the "Jujigai" tram stop
  2. 25-minute walk to the Kanemori Red Brick Warehouse
Hours
9:30 am - 7:00 pm (may vary seasonally)
Address
14-12 Suehiro-cho, Hakodate
Phone
0138-23-0350 To call from abroad to Hakodate
URL
http://www.hakodate-kanemori.com/en/