Top 14 Airbnb Vacation Rentals In Asakusa, Tokyo - Updated 2023

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7 kilometres (4.35 miles) away from Tokyo’s central district and about 30 minutes from Akihabara, Asakusa is home to a wide range of tourist accommodations, including hotels with views. This storied district is filled with traditional craft shops and street food stalls. There’s certainly plenty to do here, from the Hanayashiki amusement park to numerous traditional festivals and fireworks displays. You’re sure to have a wonderful time during your stay in Asakusa, and with a great range of accommodations to choose from, rest assured that you’ll find somewhere lovely to relax and unwind in the evenings. If you’re planning to traverse across Japan’s busiest capital, check out this list of the top Airbnb vacation rentals in Asakusa, Tokyo.

1. Yadoya Yanagidori West (from USD 269)

This luxury Airbnb east of Tokyo’s centre is a welcome treat for pairs looking for VIP-worthy comfort amidst busy streets. Take off your shoes and marvel at the brightly lit living space where you can lounge about and watch TV. A few steps from the sofa is a wooden panel door that, when opened, reveals a complete yet tiny kitchen.

Upstairs, guests can revel in relaxation in the king-sized bed wrapped in silk sheets. There is a hybrid toilet-sink next door and the outdoor bath and shower area in the fully fenced balcony is a true sight to behold.

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Taito City, Tokyo, Japan
145 reviews   Superhost Wifi Available
ENTIRE HOME 1 Bed 2 Guests 1 Bedroom 1 Bathroom

Accommodates: 2

Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
the whole property is beautiful and the furnishings and bedding is very clean and comfortable
beds were comfy the bath was great (even when it was rainy out )
very nice place clean spacious well designed
fabulous stay beautiful clean home
everything was super clean and we appreciate that
the house was beautifully decorated very clean and had an excellent location
beautiful and clean place definitely felt like a nice splurge
the hosts are also quick to respond and communicate very clearly
friendly reminder
beautiful place rare find in tokyo
in the perfect location too we will definitely stay here again
you are definitely able to be seen while bathing if you don’t close the blinds
lovely stay in a great location with a relaxing outdoor bath
very fun place to stay
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2. Roomy traditional home with two bedrooms (from USD 344)

Ideal for large travelling groups, this two-level accommodation has all the standard features similar to a traditional Japanese home in the countryside. Complete with vast kitchen space, as well as access to Chromecast, it has a living area that also serves as dining quarters. Guests can eat and interact as they sit on a warm tatami mat.

Tatami flooring features extend beyond the first floor to the bedrooms, where guests can rest peacefully on simple yet comfortable mattresses. This Airbnb within Tokyo is near the train station, with lines to Narita and Haneda airports a 10-minute walk away. It’s also close to Senso-ji and other historical hotspots within Asakusa.

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Taito City, Tokyo, Japan
36 reviews   Superhost Wifi Available
ENTIRE HOME 1 Bed 7 Guests 2 Bedrooms

Accommodates: 7

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there house is extra clean and super neat and well equipped
the home was very clean and in the most perfect location
but still it is a beuatiful airbnb it has all you need and extremely clean
the house was very clean the hosts communications were always ver prompt and responsive
very responsive with questions
host was welcoming and quick to respond to any all questionn
great host great place for my family of 5
this was a great airbnb to stay at cheng was a wonderful host who was always responsive and accommodating
location is in a lovely neighbourhood
the location was ideal for asakusa side of town
great location in asakusa but tucked into the neighborhood and very quiet at night
great location to everything very clean
awesome place to stay a short walk to the rail and a very beautiful home
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3. Bright and spacious home (from USD 319)

This bright and spacious home is near Asakusa station. The two bedrooms and additional loft space are perfect for accommodating up to six guests and feature comfortable bedding and essentials. For your convenience, the bathroom is supplied with basic toiletries so you won’t have to bring your own.

If you wish to make your own meals, the kitchen comes with basic utensils and appliances to allow you to cook with ease. There is air conditioning and heating to ensure year-round comfort for guests. The house has a washer and dryer unit, perfect for long-term stays.

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Taito, Tokyo, Japan
85 reviews   Superhost Wifi Available
ENTIRE HOME 2 Beds 6 Guests 2 Bedrooms 1 Bathroom

Accommodates: 6

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Amenities & Room:
great wi-fi a/c full kitchen with appliances washer well equipped bathrooms and bedrooms
i love that there’s heating under the tatami table
the house if perfect for families or groups with two separate toilets and two rooms
it was comfortable and accessible to a few well known landmarks
i booked it because my one year old girls can sleep in the tatami room safely
the interior was clean and orderly
responsive and the place is clean
the space itself is very clean comfortable and beautifully designed
the place is super nice and clean
the host was very responsive
the host is very responsive and helpful
great location with a short walk to the bus stop
the location was perfect- close to the river and train
extremely nice quiet and easily accessible location (walking distance to train station)
easily walkable from asakusa station
great stay in such beautiful place of asakusa - great location for everything
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4. Modern home with chic interiors (from USD 111)

This beautiful home features sleek and modern interiors providing a cozy retreat in Asakusa, Tokyo. The bedroom and bathroom are stocked with all the amenities and essentials, so guests can travel light. The living room has a television for entertainment and there is a dedicated workspace and Wi-Fi for guests who need to get some work done while on vacation.

There is central air conditioning and heating as well as an indoor fireplace for some added coziness. The kitchen is equipped with modern appliances if guests wish to enjoy a home-cooked meal while on vacation.

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Taito City, Tokyo, Japan
80 reviews   Superhost Wifi Available
ENTIRE HOME 3 Beds 3 Guests 1 Bedroom 1 Bathroom

Accommodates: 3

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Amenities & Room:
the pocket wifi was very useful to have
the free pocket wi-fi was invaluable
everything is new and the furniture is very modern & comfortable
this is a real couch but also doubles as a terrific bed should you need it
items like bathroom cleaner / shampoo / toothpaste etc
very clean and neat house
everything was super clean
the place is very clean and warm in winter
bathroom & toilet are new and very clean hot water works perfect
super clean spacious ( 4 of us ) and great location
our host was great
the host was very helpful kind and accommodating
tomohito was a great host & very accommodating
the owners were very pleasant to deal with
he was also very responsive
close to three supermarkets and a terrific wine shop
easy walk to several train stations
great place to stay quiet neighborhood near many restaurants and shops
tomohito’s place is really convenient to access to lots of good restaurants around center of asakusa
the apartment is in a good location
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5. Kaminarimon

From this apartment, you can enjoy Japanese culture that’s right on your doorstep! There are plenty of cafes, shops, and restaurants within walking distance so you’ll always have something new and exciting to explore. The rooms are incredibly comfortable and relaxing and guests can enjoy the peaceful environment of the apartment. The host is very warm and welcoming and will be happy to assist you with anything you may need during your stay.

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6. Modern stylish room in Asakusa

This modern and stylish room offers a double bed and a sofa bed. You can also benefit from clean towels and plenty of toiletries to ensure that your stay is as enjoyable as possible. Free Wi-Fi is also provided during your stay and you can enjoy cooking delicious meals if you wish to spend an evening in relaxing. The apartment is located near many famous places, so you’ll have no trouble finding your way around and exploring the surroundings.

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7. Private house

This clean and cosy house will provide you with a wonderful time during your stay in Asakusa. There’s free Wi-Fi available as well as a TV, air-conditioning, and a laundry machine for your convenience. The house is located very close to many local amenities and sights, so you can enjoy wandering around the surrounding areas.

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8. Modern cosy room

This modern and cosy room is in a super accessible location, so you can rest-assured that you’ll be able to find your way around easily enough. There are plenty of convenience stores and restaurants located within close proximity, so you’ll certainly never go hungry! The room is incredibly cosy and welcoming and you can enjoy the use of air-conditioning or heating facilities should you require them.

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9. Asakusa house

This Asakusa house is just a ten minute walk from the station, so it’s in an incredibly convenient location. Senso Temple is also only three minutes away, so you can soak up plenty of culture during your stay here. There are plenty of shopping facilities nearby as well as a number of restaurants for you to enjoy. The house offers many excellent features to ensure your stay is as pleasant as possible including a hair dryer, slippers, and plenty of toiletries.

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10. Apartment close to the Sensoji Temple

This apartment is very close to the Sensoji Temple and Kaminarimon, so it’s in an excellent location for those wanting to explore. You can enjoy relaxing in your room where you’ll be able to gain access to free Wi-Fi or you can mooch around the local shops and restaurants. There are plenty of tourist sights and attractions located near this apartment so you’ll never be short of anything to do.

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11. Sunny Kaminarimon flat

This apartment is in a very convenient location for getting out and about and exploring the local area. There are plenty of shops and restaurants nearby, so you’ll have plenty to discover and try, and you can rest-assured that you’ll never be hungry or bored! The room is very clean and tidy, and comes equipped with free Wi-Fi and air-conditioning.

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12. Very cosy room

This is a very cosy room that’s situated just two minutes away from Asakusa station so it’s in an ideal location. The rooms are very cosy and comfortable and you’re sure to have a lovely time during your stay here. The host is very polite and welcoming and will endeavor to ensure that you enjoy your stay as much as possible.

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13. Entire flat

This apartment is located in an incredibly ideal sightseeing spot, so you can be sure that you’ll have the chance to do lots of exploring during your time here! There’s free use of the Wi-Fi offered at this apartment, which makes it very convenient for you to upload all your amazing pictures to your social media! The rooms are spacious and comfortable and you can find many toiletries that you may need during your trip in this apartment.

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14. Asakusa retro apartment with Sky Tree view

This retro apartment is located in the heart of Asakusa Town, so you know you’ll be in for a real cultural treat during your stay here. The bedroom offers a wonderful view of the Sky Tree and all rooms are equipped with funky retro furnishings, which gives the place a truly unique feel. The apartment is comfortable and cosy and you can enjoy gorgeous views from the balcony while relaxing in the evenings.

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Airbnb in style in Asakusa!

There are plenty of lovely options for you to choose from during your stay in Asakusa. Whether you want to explore sites reminiscent of old Japan or traverse across the expansive capital from A to Z, these Airbnb vacation rentals in Tokyo’s historical district are certainly worth checking out.

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Frequently asked questions about the top Airbnb vacation rentals in Asakusa, Tokyo

1. Which Airbnb vacation rentals in Asakusa offer cheap accommodations?

Despite the luxurious amenities, Yadoya Yanagidori West is surprisingly the cheaper option on the list. Starting at 302 USD nightly, you and your companion can enjoy a relaxing, quiet stay within the hustle and bustle of Greater Tokyo.

2. Which Airbnb vacation rentals in Asakusa are suitable for families?

This roomy traditional home has two bedrooms, a spacious living area, and enough floor mattresses to sleep up to eight guests. This makes it one of the best Airbnbs within Tokyo for families.

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