Top 10 Lofts For Rent In Japan - Updated 2023


If experiencing the magic of Sakura or the Cherry Blossoms has been on your bucket list, then a trip to Japan should be on the cards. The perfect blend of culture and modernity, Japan is a traveler’s haven with the best places to visit. From the gorgeous parks with Wisteria blooms to serene Pagodas, Japan is a great place for rejuvenating the spirit. Head to Fukuoka, the country’s oldest city, and also the birthplace of Hakata ramen. Explore Tokyo’s hotspots as you hunt for some vintage shops in the happening district of Shibuya. Kyoto is perfect for visiting the serene Shinto shrines and palaces. Make sure you visit Sagano Bamboo Forest, counted among the country’s most beautiful spots. There is also plenty of amazing things to do here that you wouldn’t want to miss out on. Read on to find out the top lofts for rent in Japan.

1. Stylish three-bedroom loft near Ginza subway line, Sumida

This stylish, three-bedroom loft accommodates six guests and has two bathrooms. Guests can watch Netflix as they lounge in the inviting living space. There are large windows throughout that welcome lots of light, giving the space an airy feel. The open-concept kitchen comes with a microwave, a water boiler, a toaster, a stove, a fridge, and an oven, making cooking a breeze.

The host also provides iron, a baby chair, and a rice cooker on request. Amenities such as Wi-Fi, a washing machine, air conditioning, heating, and a dryer are available as well. Asakusa and Honjo-Azumabashi stations are a seven- and five-minute walk away, respectively. The Ginza subway line is a seven-minute walk, so you can explore Tokyo hassle-free.

【rakuna Inn 和~Honjo-Azumabashi】/キッチン付きリノベスペース/撮影
Sumida-ku, Tōkyō-to, Japan
132 reviews  Wifi Available
Entire loft 5 Beds 5 Guests 3 Bedrooms 2 Bathrooms

Accommodates: 5

Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
spacious comfortable and great amenities great place to experience tokyo with a large group
the duvets were amazing and it was good to have two seperate showers
great industrial style loft with some of the most comfortable beds i've experienced on airbnb
we had an enjoyable one week stay at this “industrial chic” apartment in a very nice safe neighborhood
room for about 5 comfortably
place is clean and has all you need
this place is great clean and spacious for my family of 5
kuni was a great host
nice host and great place
overall the airbnb has a very cool design and kuni was very responsive when we had questions
the host is quick and professional and the common space is really fun
kuni is a wonderful host with fast communication thanks again for making our stay memorable
it’s in a great location only minutes walk from the asakuna station
great central location near the asakusa subway
stylish place at a good location for asakusa
location is really good you can visit many sightseeing spots at a walking distance
it’s close to skytree and also very convenient to get to other major attractions
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2. Two-bedroom penthouse with ocean views, Takamatsu

This comfortable penthouse is on the seventh floor and offers stunning vistas of the Seto Inland Sea. It offers a variety of sleeping options, including four single futons, a double bed, and one sofa bed, easily accommodating seven people. When you’re hungry, head over to the kitchen, where you can use the stove or microwave to create a delicious dish.

The penthouse also has a washing machine, humidified air cleaner, vacuum cleaner, Wi-Fi access, lift, heating, and air conditioning. Once you are ready to venture forth from the comfort of the penthouse, Takamatsu Port waterfront area, called Sunport Takamatsu, is just an eight-minute walk away. For visits further afield, Takamatsu Station is just a short stroll away.

【Alphabedサンポート高松#701】ロフト付特別室 瀬戸内海を一望 高松駅前のオシャレな宿
Takamatsu, Kagawa Prefecture, Japan
150 reviews  Wifi Available
Entire loft 1 Bed 7 Guests 2 Bedrooms 1 Bathroom

Accommodates: 7

Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
very spacious fast wifi and easy access
completely renovated loft apartment very nicely done with all modern amenities
clean bedroom and bathroom
very quiet clean and comfortable
apartment was clean and the bed was really comfortable
clean and well managed propertyexactly as advertised
the nice host has bright smile
the host was very reactive and all went very smoothly thanks to a very good communication
the host was very responsive when the wifi was down briefly and gave nice recommendations
host communication great easy to collect key from taxi office in the same building
great location very close to takamatsu ferry station train station and takamatsu symbol tower
nice place and a great location close to the main station
good apartment in great location
good sized apartment in okay location close to train station
this is a cute spacious-feeling place in a great location
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3. Modern loft near the beach, Fujisawa (from USD 79)

This modern loft is in Enoshima Coast and is just a two-minute walk from the beach. It comes with one semi-double bed and two double futon sets, therefore can sleep up to six guests. The shower and toilet are in different rooms. For your convenience, there’s also a TV, Wi-Fi, a washing machine, air conditioning, and paid parking

There are several restaurants nearby, but if you want to stay in, it also has a kitchen with everything you need to rustle up something delicious. The station is a six-minute walk away, while the lively district of Shinjuku is an hour-long train journey.

Kamakura Enoshima 2 min to the Beach, 6min from St
Fujisawa-shi, Kanagawa-ken, Japan
71 reviews  Wifi Available
Entire loft 1 Bed 6 Guests 1 Bedroom 1 Bathroom

Accommodates: 6

Top guest reviews
nao’s apartment is warm and clean
it was comfortable and clean
the property was clean and modern and in a great location
the host was really helpful as well definitely will stay here again
nao was very accommodating and helpful
the location is really good
definitely recommend this place very cute and in a convenient location
the place is very nice situated closed to both katase-enoshima station and shonankaigankoen station
a lovely cosy place and ideal for surfers or those wanting to get near the beach to relax
if you are traveling with a group of close friends it’s highly recommend
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4. Minimal Shimokita, Setagaya City (from USD 78)

Nestled in Setagaya’s Shimokitazawa district, also called Shimokita, this one-bedroom and one-bath loft sleep five guests comfortably. Two can sleep on the double bed, whereas the foldout couch accommodates one. A futon set — double or single — are also available. The loft’s design is clean and minimal. Plus, it has high ceilings that ensure a feeling of openness and plenty of natural light filters into this ninth-floor home.

The compact kitchen with a stove, toaster, kettle, fridge and microwave is great for whipping up snacks. Dine on the table for two. The rental is a short walk from Shimokitazawa Station and several pubs, eateries, and craft beer spots. A train ride to Shinjuku and Shibuya will take seven and four minutes, respectively. Free Wi-Fi, a TV, air conditioning, and a washing machine are also provided.

MINIMAL SHIMOKITA: Stylish Loft Apt 3min from Sta.
Setagaya City, Tokyo, Japan
 Wifi Available
Apartment 5 Guests 1 Bedroom 1 Bathroom

Top guest reviews
ryo was a very attentive and responsive host
he gave us a lot of helpful tips for tokyo- things to do and places to eat
the location was fabulous- a 3 minute walk from the local station which is minutes from shibuya
close walk to the station and was easy to do with suitcases
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5. PittINN, Goshogawara (from USD 102)

This cozy, one-bedroom loft apartment in Japan can accommodate up to six people on its first floor. It is a blend of modern with traditional Japanese-style décor. Guests can sleep easily on the sofa bed, bunk bed, and two futons in the common area. The hosts can pick you up from Goshogawara Station for free if needed.

The rental’s floor-to-ceiling windows welcome lots of natural light. In your downtime, modern amenities like free Wi-Fi and a smart TV are sure to keep you entertained. When hunger strikes, the kitchen comes equipped with a microwave, a fridge, and appliances needed to prepare a mouthwatering meal. Free parking is available on-site. Main Street is a 30-minute walk away.

PittINN【full of superb viewpoints in Aomori !!】2~6
Goshogawara-shi, Aomori-ken, Japan
36 reviews  Wifi Available
Entire loft 6 Beds 6 Guests 1 Bedroom 1 Bathroom

Accommodates: 6

Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
he personally let us into the room which was neatly prepared with relaxing music and mood lighting
koji i recommend koji to have a different heater for his guests during next winter
cosy clean and comfortable place
koji's place was clean and quiet
his place is very clean and cute
it is very well designed and extremely clean
koji is a great host
the hosts are friendly and helpful
koji has truly gone above and beyond as a host
koji was a great host with local knowledge and very attentive to our needs
koji is an excellent host and goes above and beyond the expectations
the place is really nice and everything i ever needed was close by
koji has also provided detailed written information about the neighbourhood and places of interest
we really enjoyed our stay and recommend this place
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6. Comfortable loft for two, Chiba

This cozy rental accommodates two guests. Climb up to the bedroom, which is basic and has two floor mattresses. The bathroom has a washing machine and a dryer. Lounge on the cozy living room sofa as you watch TV or browse the internet using the free Wi-Fi. The host also offers pocket Wi-Fi and printer access.

The kitchen is clean and compact. Use the microwave to warm food and cook a delicious meal on the stove. Store drinks in the fridge. Chiba Station is a 13-minute walk from here, while the Monorail Yoshikawa Park station is a 5-minute walk away.

JR Chiba wark or monorail 2 sta. bed room in loft
千葉市中央区, 千葉県, Japan
141 reviews  Wifi Available
Entire loft 2 Beds 2 Guests 1 Bedroom 1 Bathroom

Accommodates: 2

Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
amenities are all good except heater was a bit slow to heat up since it was cold outside
the wifi didn't work but other then that very good place to stay for travels
it’s a convenience and comfortable house
the room was nice modern and tidy all that we needed was accessible
it was a comfortable stay with two people
clean convenient well prepared we stayed in the apartment for 4 nights
place is really cozy and clean
place was clean and 12 minute walk to station
this place was nice and clean and had all your basic amenities
keizo's place was amazing and very spacious
host reply was very quick and overall is satisfying
good indication from the host
a little bit off from the central but still a very good location close to the monorail
a good place to stay close to the chiba station
easy access to the chiba main station
lots of restaurants and we love sushi place a lot
chiba is a nice place to get acquainted a little bit with japan - would recommend keizo's place
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7. Snug loft for two, Yokohama

This charming, one-bedroom loft is in the heart of Yokohama City. A stay here will put you within walking distance of Sankei-en garden, Chinatown, and Motomachi shopping street. The host also provides free bicycles, so you can explore the area easily.

After a long day of sightseeing, you can enjoy a relaxing soak in the hot tub. Watch TV or play games on the play station. The rental has a DVD player available if you wish to watch a movie. Amenities such as a full kitchen, Wi-Fi, washing machine, air conditioning, heating and a dedicated workspace are also available, making it ideal for long-term stays.

Yokohama designers apartment.monthly only
横浜市, 神奈川県, Japan
51 reviews  Wifi Available
Entire loft 2 Beds 2 Guests 1 Bedroom 1 Bathroom

Accommodates: 2

Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
very comfortable space with a great work area and all the amenities you need
the apartment itself looked old but the room was very well designed and had everything we needed
the design of the apartment is truly fantastic--i especially liked the floors which were unfinished natural wood
a really really nice apartment and a stunningly good value
everything is clean here
clean quiet and spacious with everything we needed
the apartment itself is neat clean and large enough for 1-2 people to be very comfortable
very cozy and clean room with warm colour indirect lights
the flat is nice and spacious just as shown in the photo
ted is an amazing host
ted has been a great host ever since i've reach japan
the host is friendly flexible and always timely with response attending to anything necessary
ted is an excellent host who is always available to assist any needs
ted is a wonderful host always willing to help you out if you have any issues
getting into central tokyo takes a total of 50-60 minutes but is an easily navigable trip
beautifully renovated apartment in a quiet residential area
it's a nice place for a long term stay
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8. Cozy loft for four near Biwako Valley, Otsu

Located in Shiga prefecture, which is east of Kyoto, this lovely, one-bedroom and one-bath loft sleeps four guests. It has four single beds in the room and a sofa bed in the living area. The rental is compact and ideal for a small group. For the times when you don’t feel like dining out, the loft has a kitchen with cooking basics, utensils, a stove, a fridge, a microwave and a coffee maker.

Free on-site parking and Wi-Fi are available. There’s also a washing machine available on site, so you need not worry about your laundry. The host provides free bicycles for those who want to explore the area.

Active guests can go swimming in Lake Biwa during summer and skiing at Lake Biwako Valley in winter, both are less than 15 minutes’ drive away. Hirano Station is a 5-minute bicycle ride from the rental, while Kyoto is a 40-minute train ride without transfers.

About 10 min by car to Biwako Valley.琵琶湖バレイにに近い家F
Minami-hira, Otu, Shiga, Japan
213 reviews  Wifi Available
Entire loft 6 Beds 4 Guests 1 Bedroom 1 Bathroom

Accommodates: 4

Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
great washing machine very comfortable mattresses kitchen has all appliances plenty of heating bikes
highly recommendcozy rooms with plenty of amenities
amazing view of biwako lake and otsu city from the living room
very nice and stylish airbnb with a large room and great views
naomi's apartment is in a peaceful part of shiga
the house was clean and the description was accurate
big space and clean have a garage so free parking
naomi was very helpful and provided timely response to us
naomi has been very helpful and take good care to our requests
she was so kind to pay us one night back
naomi is very attentive and is super quick to respond to any questions or requests
it is a lovely place to stay the host is really good
great house in a secluded location with just 10min walk from train station
super location near the ski station and onsen/restaurants and amazing value
a nice little place just 25 minutes walk up the hill from the station
the house is awesome eventhough it's a bit far from the train station
good location and sweet house for our family
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9. Bright and airy apartment near Nipponbashi Station, Osaka (from USD 57)

Located in Osaka-Shi’s Namba area, this third-floor apartment has everything you need to feel at home. It comes with two double sofa beds and one double bed, therefore can comfortably accommodate up to six people. Plus, it has a fully equipped kitchen that will come in handy for late-night cravings and whipping up delicious meals. Dine on the table as you gaze outside the window.

When you are not ready for some shut-eye, unwind on the comfortable sofa in the living room with your favorite book or watch TV. Other amenities include Wi-Fi, a washing machine, air conditioning, heating, and an iron. Nipponbashi Station is a five-minute walk away from the apartment.

Loft in Ōsaka-shi · ★4.52 · 1 bedroom · 3 beds · 1.5 baths
Ōsaka-shi, Ōsaka-fu, Japan
165 reviews  Wifi Available
Entire loft 3 Beds 6 Guests 1 Bedroom 1 Bathrooms

Accommodates: 6

Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
we arrived end of oct and wifi didn't seem to work very well
the pocket wifi was great and the lighting in the room is great
appreciated the amenities like the washing machine proper bath and kitchen
the sofa beds are huge and comfy
really comfortable beds (even the sofa beds were so comfortable and spacious) and the house was very quiet
2) cleanliness place was clean overall
space is clean and quiet
very cosy place and clean
the place was spacious for two of us clean updated and close to dotonbori
but is was clean and fully furnished definitely recommend it for a short stay
sidney was a great host she gave us clear instructions on everything
but the host is extremely kind and i’m looking forward to stay in your house again
sydney was helpful and quick to respond
sydney was very helpful and the apartment was tidy large and had great features
very good location and nice enough apartment
great apartment in a great location
nice place with good location
great location (right next to lawson convenient store felt safe super close to dotonbori)
really great location 5 minute walk to dotombori and it was a straight walk by the river too
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10. Two-bedroom loft close to a beach, Fukuoka

This two-bedroom loft, in Fukuoka City, accommodates four guests. It has two comfortable beds and a bathroom with hot water. Guests can lounge in the cozy living area or cook a meal in the compact kitchen. You can use the free Wi-Fi to get work done, and there is a dedicated workspace as well.

Other amenities include air conditioning, a TV, a fridge, and a washing machine. There is a beach nearby, and plenty of convenience stores and eateries are a short walk away.

Minami-ku, Fukuoka-shi, Fukuoka-ken, Japan
58 reviews  Wifi Available
Entire loft 2 Beds 4 Guests 2 Bedrooms 1 Bathroom

Accommodates: 4

Top guest reviews
good place to stay convenient clean and cheap
tall ceilings and door ways (i’m 6’ 2”) extremely clean and stylish
good value for money kind host clean and convenient would stay again
our hosts were really helpful always nice and quickly replying to any inquiry
good location and with restuarants and convenience stores nearby
tidy flat with excellent location
plus it is very quiet and silent please to relax
quite yet highly accessible to main stations like hakata and tenjin
definitely consider this place if you’re around fukuoka for a few nights
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Soak up Japan's unique culture

Head to Japan to soak up its eclectic atmosphere as you revel in a blend of the modern and traditional wonders of the country. Stay in a comfortable loft-style apartment with family or friends to experience Japanese culture and hospitality first-hand.

Frequently asked questions about lofts for rent in Japan

1. Which loft apartments in Japan have Wi-Fi?

Most of the loft apartments listed above include Wi-Fi as a standard amenity, such as this stylish three-bedroom loft near the Ginza subway line in Sumida, this bright and airy apartment near Nipponbashi Station in Osaka, this two-bedroom penthouse with ocean views in Takamatsu, and this modern loft near the beach in Fujisawa.

2. Which loft apartments in Japan have parking?

If you bring a car to Japan, you won’t have to worry about finding a place to park because this modern loft near the beach in Fujisawa, PittINN in Goshogawara, this two-bedroom loft close to a beach in Fukuoka, and this comfortable loft for two in Chiba all have parking on and off the premises.

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Anupama Passary has written for several online publications and loves all things tech and travel related. She is a self-confessed chocoholic, stargazer and dreamer who loves to pen down poems.

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