Best Airbnb Vacation Rentals In Ueno, Tokyo, Japan - Updated 2022

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Ueno is a beautiful district located in Tokyo’s Taito ward and it is very popular for its traditional shrines, parks, museums and business centres. Ueno is also the residence of the National Museum of Western Art and the National Museum of Nature and Science. If you visit the famous Ueno Park, you can see the Benzaiten temple which is a shrine dedicated to the Buddhist Goddess. After visiting the shrines, you can empty your pockets at the Ameyoko Shopping Street. You can also visit Ueno zoo to take a look at the terrestrial Japanese Macaques, red-crowned cranes and white-tailed eagles. Ueno has other attractions like the Innsyoutei to experience and feel traditional Japan in its raw form. If you’re looking for the best Airbnb vacation rentals in Ueno, Tokyo, Japan, you can check out this post.

1. Attractive apartment in a quiet neighborhood

This newly constructed building is just 10 to 15 minutes away from the JR station/metro station. The property sleeps eight and it has a fully furnished kitchen. If you’re looking for a quiet place to unwind, this particular apartment is a good choice for you. The spacious apartment also packs powerful wifi to help you stay connected with your friends while travelling. The Tokyo Metro Ginza Line Ueno Station is just a five-minute walk from this property. For quick supplies, you can hit the convenience store which is open 24 hours and it is located just a minute on foot, from the apartment.

Racine 901. Very near UENO Sta. Convenient room!!
台東区, 東京都, Japan
146 reviews
Entire apartment 3 Beds 2 Bedrooms 1 Bathroom
Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
the view of the apartment is nice too
good location and free portable wifi machine
the facilities are as described; the portable wi-fi is a great asset for overseas visitors
excellent and new condition apartment where the whole floor belongs to this unit
great location close to public transport and shops / restaurants clean and spacious apartment amenities as described
very clean and new
clean and warm house
spacious and very clean apartment
absolutely new and clean and modern style
it was very clean when we arrived
akira host quick response and very good support us
akira is a wonderful host
akira is a great host
akira is a great host
also the owner is very helpful
good location a short walk to ueno station
very nice location close to ueno station
great location and great apartment
close to ueno station with easy access
good location with ~10-15 mins to the jr station/metro station
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2. Attractive space with free pocket WiFi (from USD 283)

This studio apartment located in Taito City, Ueno, Tokyo, can accommodate six guests. The place is well known for its pocket wifi and clean rooms. The JR station and the Subway Ueno are just 5 to 10 minutes away from the property. Don’t be surprised if you find a bar counter and chandelier when you check-in at this place. Earlier, this place used to be a Japanese Snack Bar. You can also expect a beautiful view of the city from the verandah. If you’re looking for an affordable stay in an expensive city like Tokyo, this is the best pick.

Tokyo's party apartment at UENO with CHANDELIER
台東区, 東京都, Japan
172 reviews  Wifi Available
Entire rental unit 3 Beds 16 Guests 1 Bedroom 1 Bathroom

Accommodates: 16

Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
the beds were comfortable and a street view from the verandah
really clean and stylish
the apartment is very clean
very clean and quiet ready to access and it's in a nice part of town
fast response and clean room
hiro always answers very quickly and is very friendly
it was a great stay communication with hiro is no problem at all he is a very nice host
quirky former snack bar in excellent location near ueno station
great place to stay perfect location
the location is also good to eat out
great location but few drawbacks
a good place near so many store it is good for party trip
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3. Affordable apartment with a gym

Finding an apartment with a gym is not easy in Tokyo, especially if you’re looking for a quick workout on your vacation. This property, however, packs a functional gym and provides a wifi facility to guests. Apartments in Tokyo are well known for their cleanliness and service. This property lives up to it by providing clean rooms. The property is just 41 minutes from the Keisei Ueno Station. The property can sleep two guests and it has one bathroom with all the essential toiletries. You will also find a massage chair in this property to help you eliminate any form of tiredness from the journey.

Bunkyō-ku, Tōkyō-to, Japan
92 reviews
Entire apartment 1 Bed 1 Bedroom 1 Bathroom
Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
included pocket wifi a nice addition
air con is great couldnt use the tv
bunyo-ku is a great apartment
small but clean and comfortable room
apple’s place is clean and very comfortable
room is clean and has a tiny toilet
junyuan was very responsive and the apartment was clean
a small and very clean room at a very good price (tokyo can be very expensive)
apple was an awesome host
apple was a great host that always replied asap
the hosts are very helpful and they give excellent indications to reach the place
she is very kind and quite quick to respond to any questions and queries you may have
good hosts quick responses nice place dope shower
good location 10 minutes walking from the station
good location with reasonable price
nice place near tokyo university and ueno park
nevertheless the location is good - close to restaurants and public transport (subway and jr line)
apple’s place is perfect for a night’s rest walking distance to many restaurants and public transportation
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4. Clean and spacious apartment in Ueno, Tokyo (from USD 360)

This is another property located in Taitō-Ku, Ueno, Tokyo. The property has three bedrooms and five beds. There is also a private bath facility inside the property. In spite of its location in the downtown area, the property offers a quiet residential environment. You don’t have to worry about your wet clothes because the washing machine here comes with a dryer function. Other facilities include free wifi, a flat-screen TV, and a fully furnished kitchen. The Okachimachi JR station is just a two-minute walk from the property.

Ueno&Akihabara/Entire apartment/Fukurin 73㎡ house
Taitō-ku, Tōkyō-to, Japan
36 reviews  Wifi Available
Private room in rental unit 5 Beds 8 Guests 3 Bedrooms 1 Bathroom

Accommodates: 8

Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
there are 2 bathrooms which made life easier for the 5 of us
apartment is spacious and clean bathroom is big with 2 basins and water pressure is strong
great spacious apartment in a quiet neighborhood
the host is kind and believable
host was very friendly and helpful
the host was kind enough for us to drop off our luggage earlier than the check-in time
the host is extremely kind and generous
owners are very kind and the food was delicious
excellent location 2mins walk to okachimachi jr station
great place near train station
great location nice food in the building 1st floor near jr station good for family group
the train station was very close by giving access to the yamaote line
location also good to use the subway
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5. Cosy and modern apartment close to Akihabara (from USD 90)

If you’re on the lookout for a clean, cosy and modern room with a good location, this is the one for you. Akihabara is just six minutes away from this property. Being close to major train stations and lines, the location makes it extremely easy to explore other neighbourhoods of Tokyo. The property also comes with a fully furnished kitchen. The air-conditioned room suites include one bedroom with one bed and a bathroom. The property can sleep eight guests. This rental is popular for being sparkling clean.

6mins to Akihabara sta,Cozy&Modern&New hotel roomC
80 reviews  Wifi Available
Room in boutique hotel 1 Bed 3 Guests 1 Bedroom 1 Bathroom

Accommodates: 3

Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
there is one double-bed and the mattress is awesome
the place is exactly as described and is comfortable for 2 people complete with amenities
the bed is fantastic
the room was small but was clean
apartment was clean and perfect for 2 people
clean place spacious enough for two people
it was perfectly clean well maintained and very comfortable
it’s a stylish new&clean nice place
the staff is helpful and friendly
hosts were helpful with queries
the staff was very competent and ready to help at all times
hosts were easy to contact if you ever need anything
host is really friendly and the place is clean
good location near multiple metro stops
good location and room for stay
location is perfect for someone who wants to shop in akihabara
i really love this apartment and location
lovely place in the heart of akihabara
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6. Private house with laptop-friendly workspace

If you’re looking for a private workspace and a place to relax and cook delicious meals, this is the property for you. The property has a fully furnished kitchen and free wifi. There is also a table and a desk to keep your laptop on. The air-conditioned bedroom can accommodate eight guests comfortably. The toilet and shower are exclusively available for guests and they come with all the essential toiletries. The property is ideal if you’re visiting Ueno with a bunch of friends. The top itineraries like the Tokyo Dome City, are located close to the property.

Private house for your group only (Max 8 guests)
193 reviews  Wifi Available
Entire residential home 8 Beds 8 Guests 1 Bedroom 1 Bathroom

Accommodates: 8

Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
wifi is great but is not a portable wifi (not an issue for us)
beds were comfy and made wi-fi was perfect
room was same as photos i would recommend staying here
if you don't speak or read japanese good luck getting the hot water heater or general heat working
comfortable and plenty of space
miki place is clean and accessible
it was very clean and neat upon arrival and everything was in order
- the main room was not dirty but i wouldn’t call it super clean either
both of those room are very clean (the toilet is one of those fancy japanese toilets)
the beds pillows and blankets are relatively clean
great value host is very accomodating
many thanks to the host
miki is very responsive to my questions which were a great help
the host was very responsive and provided excellent instruction and details for the stay
the host was easy to contact and responded very quickly to messages when we needed help
the location is excellent
super great location close to everything
the location is super convenient
great location really close to multiple train stations
location was excellent for dining
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7. Studio apartment close to Yamanote Line

This studio apartment located in Taito, Ueno packs two beds in a single room. The entire property can sleep four guests and it has a single bathroom. The property is situated in a strategic location and it just takes a four-minute walk from the Yamanote Line / Okachimachi to locate this property. The apartment has continuous access to WiFi with unlimited traffic. There is also a TV, washer and a central heating system as well as a hot water facility. You will also find a furnished kitchen to help you cook your own meals. Dishes, silverware, a microwave and a refrigerator are some of the accessories you will find in the kitchen. Safety features like a carbon monoxide detector and a smoke detector are also installed in this venue.

NEW50%OFF! Akihabara/Ueno area! 4min to sta/LV901
Taitō, Tokyo, Japan
20 reviews
Entire apartment 2 Beds 0 Bedrooms 1 Bathroom

8. Modern apartment close to shopping district

This is another property that is close to popular restaurants and shopping areas in the Bunkyō-Ku, Tōkyō-to area of Japan. The property packs an array of facilities such as free mobile wifi, a professional medical massage chair, an electric iron, a hairdryer, a hot water bottle, essential toiletries, disposable Paper cups, razors, cotton swabs, and simple medical emergency supplies. You can engage in duty-free shopping and dine at popular eateries, all of which are located within 10 minutes on foot from the property. The property has one bedroom with three beds that can comfortably sleep, four guests. There is a full bathroom with a shower and a half bathroom with just a toilet and sink.

Bunkyō-ku, Tōkyō-to, Japan
56 reviews
Entire serviced apartment 3 Beds 1 Bedroom 1 Bathrooms
Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
room’s wifi is good and stable
the room is nice and it has a massage chair
the room was lovely and was much larger and better than we expected
comfortable room for a family of 4
overall we had a good stay in apple’s apartment
overall the room was very clean minus some old stains on the bed sheets
the place is unbelievably clean with fantastic amenities
the amenities and space itself were clean and the bathroom was very spacious
the owner can communicate in english very well and quick responded
a fast and responsive home
the host is very nice house is clean and convenient to travel at tokyo by tokyo metro pass
the location is perfect
it is closed to the ueno station and many attractions including the ueno park and the zoo
good location near lots of eateries and major train stations are within 15mins walk
this places was great for the price we paid
it's a nice cozy place
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9. Accessible property with en-suite double room

Finding a property close to the Railway station is not an easy task. Lucky for you, this particular property is located just five minutes away from the JR Ueno station and Okamachi Station. The property boasts a fully furnished kitchen with amenities like silverware, a microwave, pots and pans, salt and pepper, and a refrigerator. The toiletries include shampoo and a hairdryer. This property also has safety features.

5mins from JR Ueno! Ensuite Double room!!
台東区東上野, 東京都, Japan
33 reviews
Private room in ryokan (japan) 1 Bed 1 Bedroom 1 Bathroom
Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
would recommend it's affordable and a comfortable place to stay
small but comfortable room good english spoken
stay was great i stayed in a double room on the top floor
it’s clean and has nearby shops
very clean hotel and super nice and helpful host
the room is quite small but it’s cozy and clean
it’s very clean nicely decorated and has a good location
pleasant staff convenient location clean room
very nice front desk staff
the staff were also friendly and helpful
the front desk staff were very friendly and had good english
the staff were fantastic very friendly helpful spoke excelent english
wonderful location close to tokyo's ueno train station restaurants and shops
comfortable accommodation in a great location
nice place to stay great location
value for money with a great location and friendly english speaking staff
the location of the hotel and the staff is very good
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Explore the traditional side of Ueno

Ueno can easily distract you with neon lights and boutique shops. There is no harm in exploring the modern side of Ueno, but you should also direct your attention towards the traditional temples and parks that make up the heart of this city. Explore and imbibe yourself on a fun-filled experience in Ueno, Tokyo.

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