Hospital Name:

市立函館病院 (Hakodate Municipal Hospital)


〒041-0821 北海道函館市港町1丁目10番1号
1-10-1 Minatomachi 1-chome, Hakodate City, Hokkaido 041-0821


Review of Hakodate Municipal Hospital

Orthopedic Outpatient Clinic (1.5/5)

80s, Male

Visited the orthopedic department due to an inability to walk caused by calf cramps. Despite having a referral letter, the response was not very good.


Have Been Helped Several Times (4.0/5)

50s, Female

Brought in by ambulance due to hemiplegia. The emergency ward’s response was good, but it was hard to sleep due to the inability to close the curtains.


Thorough Examinations and Consultations (4.5/5)

50s, Male

Visited the neurology department for headaches and dizziness. Despite the crowd, the examination was thorough.


Underwent Laparoscopic Surgery for Endometriosis (4.0/5)

40s, Female

Suffered from endometriosis pain for a long time but got better after undergoing surgery by a skilled doctor in endoscopy.


Kind and Warm Doctors (4.0/5)

1-3 years old, Female (Not the patient herself)

Daughter had a seizure and was brought in by ambulance. The doctors and nurses were very kind, providing reassurance.


Not Much Waiting Time if You Have an Appointment (3.5/5)

40s, Male

Visiting for Crohn’s disease. The wards are clean and spacious, but the toilet facilities are old.


Provided Options (4.0/5)

70s, Female (Not the patient herself)

Visited the orthopedic department for a wrist fracture. Received various treatment options and kind support.


Clean and Kind Comprehensive Hospital (5.0/5)

1-3 years old, Female (Not the patient herself)

Daughter was hospitalized due to illness. The doctors and nurses were kind, and the hospital was clean.


Clean Hospital (3.5/5)

40s, Male

Hospitalized due to a traffic accident while traveling. The hospital was clean and comfortable.


Father’s Malignant Lymphoma (5.0/5)

70s, Male (Not the patient himself)

Father was diagnosed with malignant lymphoma and received treatment at Hakodate Municipal Hospital. Grateful for the good response from the doctor.



Overall Review

The reviews for Hakodate Municipal Hospital are generally positive, especially regarding the good response from doctors and nurses. However, some reviews mention dissatisfaction with the old facilities and long waiting times. Overall, the hospital seems to be trusted as a core hospital in the region, but there may be a need for improvements in updating facilities and more efficient operations.



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Operating Hours:

Mon-Fri: 8:30 AM – 11:30 AM (Emergency services available 24/7)
Sat, Sun & Holidays: Emergency services available 24/7



Hakodate Municipal Hospital (Japanese)


Medical Departments and Languages:

Emergency Department supports English, Chinese, and Korean.


Accepted Credit Cards:




For those using a taxi:

  • Approx. 10 minutes from JR Hakodate Station
  • Approx. 5 minutes from JR Goryokaku Station
  • Approx. 25 minutes from Hakodate Airport
  • Approx. 5 minutes from Tsugaru Strait Ferry Terminal
  • Approx. 5 minutes from Aomori-Hakodate Ferry Terminal