Top 12 Airbnb Vacation Rentals In Ikebukuro, Tokyo - Updated 2022


Ikebukuro is Tokyo’s commercial, entertainment, and dining district which is famous for its gourmet restaurants and ramen shops, owl statues, butler cafés, anime/manga stores, enormous department stores, and love hotels. The Pokemon Center Mega here is the biggest Pokemon center in Japan, known to offer the biggest selection of limited edition items. The key reason for the popularity of this district is its railway station. The Ikebukuro station was opened in 1903 and has been consistently ranked amongst the world’s top three busiest stations since the past decade. Don’t know where to stay in Ikebukuro? Then keep reading our list of the top Airbnbs in Ikebukuro, Tokyo.

1. Cozy apartment in a convenient location (from USD 40)

This loft-style apartment has two double beds, so it can comfortably sleep up to four guests. The private bathroom is standard to most Japanese apartments, so a bathtub is available. If you’re looking to wind down after a long day of exploring Tokyo, the TV offers access to Netflix and Amazon Prime. Best of all, staying in this Airbnb means you’ll be able to check out places like Shinjuku, Harajuku, Shibuya, and more by taking the train from Ikebukuro Station, which is only seven minutes away on foot! The amazing location of this Airbnb definitely makes it one of the best places to stay in Ikebukuro.

Toshima City, Tokyo, Japan
112 reviews  Wifi Available
Entire rental unit 2 Beds 4 Guests 2 Bedrooms 1 Bathroom

Accommodates: 4

Top guest reviews
great stay close to station and very cosy
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2. Cozy apartment in Ikebukuro

This is a western style, clean, comfortable, fashionable, and compact apartment with a balcony. Located in a calm neighborhood, a 7 min walk from the Ikebukuro station. There’s one master bedroom which has a semi-double bed and sofa cum bed which can comfortably sleep 4 people. So, this is an ideal apartment for a family. The fully furnished apartment has a bedside table, coffee table, bathroom, AC (cool/heat), hair dryer, electric kettle, dishes, washing machine, refrigerator, microwave and free pocket WiFi. The Superhost also provides you with basic amenities such as shampoo, conditioner, body soap, clean bath towels, tissue paper, and toilet paper.

Cozy apartment in Ikebukuro

3. Ikebukuro one-story house

An exemplary apartment decorated in Japanese traditional style, this place will surely make you feel at home. Its architecture, décor and fusion interiors are the best way to reminisce memories. It is spacious and can accommodate up to 6 guests as it has 3 beds and 3 futon mattresses that can be spread out. The kitchen & bathroom are fully equipped with modern amenities and there’s also free unlimited WiFi. Although the Ikebukuro station is a 15 min walk, you can also take the subway to Kanamecho station which is a 3 min walk from the property.

Ikebukuro one-story house, 4 guests, wi-fi
Toshima-ku, Tokyo, Japan
211 reviews
Entire house 2 Beds 1 Bedroom 1 Bathroom
Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
it does not have pocket wifi but has great regular wifi
ok for showering sleeping
heater good but also has air conditioning + easy to use washing machine
there is air-conditioning (both hot and cold) and a nice powerful water heater with good water pressure
there were comfortable beds as opposed to sleeping mats or futons
the bedding clean & extremely comfy
the house is clean and tidy
the place was clean and great
the place is sparkling clean
an old but clean traditional japanese house
kanae & tsunaki were great host
the hosts were friendly and responsive
the host is very friendly and helpful
the host is a really good person
kanae and tsunaki were very helpful hosts
good location very close to kanamecho station
great location right next to subway station
the location was good
such a lovely stay away from the bustle but still close to transportation
it is located near a metro station which makes it easy to travel
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4. Comfy room 3 minutes to the station

This beautiful property is merely a 15 min walk from the JR Ikebukuro station and can easily accommodate up to 7 guests. Although it will be ideal for 4-6 people as it has 2 separate bedrooms with 1 double bed, 1 sofa cum bed, 2 bunk beds and 1 futon mattress that can be spread on the floor. It is an ideal place to stay in if you are traveling with friends or family. The nearest Seven Eleven is just a minutes’ walk away and remains open 24 hrs. The apartment is clean, well maintained, fully furnished and comes with free portable WiFi.

The owner has certain house rules such as this is a no smoking property, so you can only smoke on the balcony, the garbage needs to be sorted, electricity must be turned off when not in use, and you cannot have a loud party as the neighbors have children.

Comfy room 3 minutes to the station

5. Apartment near Ikebukuro JR station

This premium apartment is the best choice for you if you are traveling in a group of 4, as it is located a 10 minutes’ walk from the Ikebukuro station in a peaceful locality. The apartment is fully furnished and equipped with air conditioning which can be used for both cooling & heating. This is a fairly secure apartment and is fitted with the latest home security systems, including a 24 hour working monitor and password protected door locks. The Superhost is very welcoming and happy to address all your queries from shopping recommendations to sightseeing and eateries.

Apartment near Ikebukuro JR station

6. Pink room in great location

This apartment has three rooms listed on Airbnb, and all are classy, cozy and well-furnished. Each room is fitted with a sink, TV, electric kettle, microwave, dishes, common WiFi, and a pocket WiFi. The bathroom is shared between all rooms. You can also request for some complimentary tea/snacks at the time of booking. Both the apartment door and room door are secured with a password lock so your belongings are safe. As this is a shared apartment the entire space is no smoking.

Pink room in great location

7. Modern studio apartment

This modern studio is compact yet suitable for a family of 4. Though the room sizes are average, it is a fully furnished property with a modern mini kitchen and smart bathroom fitted with a bathtub, toilet & a shower. The JR Ikebukuro station is just a 7 min walk from the studio apartment.

Modern studio apartment

8. Luxury room near all major stations

This apartment is the ideal location for group travelers as it is merely a 2 min walk from Ikebukuro station, a 5 min walk from the bus terminal and it’s in a bustling neighborhood with tons of restaurants and shops in the vicinity. It can comfortably accommodate up to 6 people. There’s a spacious bedroom with 2 double beds and 2 extra futon mattresses also. It has plenty of natural light owing to large French windows in the bedroom. The apartment has all basic amenities including a free pocket WiFi, kitchen utensils, fresh bed linen, bath towels, and face towels.

Luxury room near all major stations

9. Shared apartment near the JR Line

This is a shared apartment with one private room which can accommodate 4 guests. There is a separate toilet, bathroom, standard kitchen and AC (cooling/heating) in the apartment. It is 5 min by walking from the C1 exit of the Ikebukuro station.

Shared apartment near the JR Line

10. Modern natural house

This is a newly constructed, modern, two-story house in a peaceful and safe locality, 10 minutes from the Ikebukuro station. It is the best place to stay in if you are traveling in a group. There are 4 bedrooms in this property which can comfortably accommodate 8 adults. Each bedroom has a large closet to store your belongings. There’s a fully equipped modern kitchen, air conditioning, and two toilets. The property also has a spacious rooftop with a small seating area for 4 persons where you can enjoy a meal or take a smoke break.

Modern natural house

11. Mermaid treasure cave

This is a beautiful property if you are traveling with kids. It can comfortably accommodate 5 people in its spacious mermaid theme room with a bunk bed, a wide sofa bed and additional mattresses that can be put on the floor. The flat is fully furnished and well-equipped with all amenities, even a bicycle, ski wear & kimono. The flat is a 13 min walk from the Ikebukuro station and offers a spacious, cozy place to spend a couple of nights nearby the city’s major shopping areas.

Mermaid treasure cave

12. Designer apartment near Ikebukuro Station

This well-designed apartment will make you feel like you’re staying in a hotel - but for a more affordable price! The bedroom has a double bed and a desk, and the walls are decorated with black and white images. A kitchenette is available, as well as a private bathroom with a tub. Ikebukuro Station is a 9-minute walk away from this Airbnb, and a 24-hour convenience store is easily accessible. The famous discount store, Don Quijote, may be on your itinerary, and you’ll be happy to know that it’s just 10 minutes away from the property.

2min Ikebukuro/Free Pocket WiFi/convenient!
Toshima-ku, Tōkyō-to, Japan
68 reviews
Entire apartment 1 Bed 1 Bedroom 1 Bathroom
Top guest reviews
very clean and comfortable room
very clean and comfortable room
clean quick communication helpful and it matches pretty much our expectation
place was stylish and pretty clean
this place is super clean and convenient location
owner is very responsive and great host
i hope the host will replace it soon
i thank the owner for providing the great room letting me to stay in
easy to get to and the host had all-star communication with response time within minutes
however i’m sure with a responsible host such issues will be improved soon
the location of this apartment is amazing
good location and equipment
very quiet and peaceful yet still close to tons of bars and restaurants and the train station
thanksit was great but a little bit far from station
great place with everything you need and a wonderful location
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Ikebukuro's cozy spaces

Irrespective of how you travel, how many people are in your group, and why you choose to visit Ikebukuro, Airbnb offers some of the most affordable yet comfortable homes in the city. We hope you have a happy experience at these Ikebukuro accommodations.

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