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Top 18 Airbnb Accommodations In Tokyo, Japan - Updated 2019

Top 18 Airbnb Accommodations In Tokyo, Japan - Updated 2019
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Tokyo needs no introduction. Renowned for her unbeatable cuisine, outrageous and trendy fashion, squeaky clean streets and the polite and friendly attitude of her people, Tokyo is arguably one of the world’s greatest cities. You’ll never run out of things to do here. Catch up with the latest fashion trends and taste unique creations in Shinjuku and Harajuku, or slow it down and explore the city’s vibrant history through its museums, gardens, and temples. Be right in the middle of all the action with these 18 best Airbnb accommodations in Tokyo.

1. Luxury apartment for four (from USD 115)

This privilege of a Tokyo stay allows up to four guests to sample authentic luxury in Tokyo. Take advantage of elegant furnishings, a contemporary ambiance, and clean accommodations throughout. With a simple, stress-free check-in process, your visit to Tokyo is sure to get started on the right foot. Public transportation nearby can deliver you to any and all attractions in the immediate and the extended vicinity, all the sights and sounds you’re looking to make your own before you leave the area. The apartment is fitted with the natural cedar look, together with a series of amenities that includes wireless Internet access, laundry provisions, and a television - the perfect way to relax after a productive day of exploring Tokyo. And with a well-equipped kitchen waiting for you on the premises, you can save time and money with home-cooked meals!

Local staples like The Ghibli Museum and the Robot Restaurant aren’t far from your friendly front doors! You’ll also find a diversified series of rooftop bars and restaurants in the area, especially near the city! Your friendly host can even help set up reservations at these locations, so that when you arrive, you can dive right into action. With four beds spread across two bedrooms, plus a private bathroom to share, it’s an experience you won’t find anywhere else.

J's APT 2 Bed Rooms + Free Portable Wi-Fi
Katsushika, Tokyo, Japan
271 reviews
Entire apartment 4 beds 2 bedrooms 1 bathrooms
Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
The shower has a door, but the bathroom itself does not.
The shower itself has a shower door but the shower room has only short curtains up, no door.
The shower is inside the apartment.
Cleanliness:
I thought the apartment was beautifully designed, it was super clean and exactly how it should be
It was super clean and cozy.
Room is very clean and comfortable.
Host:
Over and above what I would have expected from a host.
This is what a Superhost is all about!
He dropped by daily to change the towels and throw the rubbish as well.
Location:
We have truly enjoyed the stay at this place.
And the location is nearby sensoji.
Nice place to relax
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2. Hidden two-storey Japanese gem (from USD 115)

A Japanese gem in its own right, this Tokyo accommodation offers up to six guests. The estate itself is characterized by three bedrooms, four beds, and a private bathroom, and there’s more than enough room on the premises for everyone to spread out and make the place their own. For the complete duration of your stay, you’ll experience well-lit interiors, complete with a series of amenities that includes a massage chair, a hammock, wireless Internet access, living essentials, a stocked kitchen, and an indoor fireplace! You also have access to cable television onsite, the perfect conclusion to each busy day. Your Airbnb vacation rental is furthermore one of the only ones in the region to offer a hot tub!

This traditional Japanese dwelling is steeped in culture, and offers proximity to a wide variety of local attractions and historic staples. Your access to local locations like Ikebukuro, Yanesen, and Asakusa is made even easier with the availability of public transportation in your area, and your front doors are only a seven-minute walk from the world-famous Onsen Natural Hot Spring Spa!

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Hidden 2Story Gem - TOKYO HIDEAWAY!
Toshima-ku, Tōkyō-to, Japan
171 reviews
Entire house 2 beds 3 bedrooms 1 bathroom
Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
We met the problem about toilet
Separated bathroom and toilet.
Please note that the bathroom / toilet are located downstairs and the rooms are upstairs.
Cleanliness:
The house is clean and well equipped.
The house is very clean and has everything that you could need.
Clean, traditional with everything you need.
Host:
She let us store our luggage there while it was being cleaned, and check in early.
Everything is good.
Megumisan was the best.
Location:
We highly recommend to stay at her place.
Also, don’t miss visiting the cafe down the street.
The place was great.
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3. Elegant cedar apartment (from USD 111)

Allow luxurious cedar siding to frame a memorable stay in Tokyo, when you begin and end your visit to the area with an Airbnb vacation rental that delivers consistent, world-class hospitality. Onsite, your amenities will include laundry provisions, wireless Internet access, a television, living essentials, and more. Up to seven guests can take advantage of this stay, so you can bring friends or family along for the journey! Six individual beds, plus a private bathroom, make for accessible quarters without a steep price tag. A self check-in process minimizes stress upon arrival.

Discover a wonderful proximity to local restaurants, bars, and museums, to fashion a vacation equal parts culture and cuisine. And your stay is only a three-minute walk to the closest public transportation hub! You can reach anywhere in Tokyo at only a moment’s notice.

Cedar APT + Free Pocket Wi-Fi
Katsushika, Tokyo, Japan
252 reviews
Entire apartment 6 beds 1 bedroom 1 bathrooms
Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
Bed is comfy.
The room was cleaned everyday and matched the advertisement to a T.
Also when the wifi was not working, they made sure to get it quickly fixed and working again.
Cleanliness:
Neat and Clean.
Clean towels and cleaning everyday.
Clean house with clean towels for us everyday.
Host:
Thank you ☺️
He was also kind enough to answer all our questions.
The host was friendly and accomodating.
Location:
they provided tips on places to go to 3.
Would definitely recommend staying at one of their places
We surely will return to this place if having a chance to visit Tokyo again.
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4. Ikebukuro Sakura (from USD 88)

Ikebukuro Sakura
Source: Airbnb

Named after a majestic century-old Sakura tree across the apartment, this cozy flat is a modern one-bedroom accommodation with a fully equipped kitchen to boot. Enjoy the apartment’s washing machine, air dryer, ironing board, in-built luggage storage and complimentary roasted coffee. Your neighbourhood has numerous restaurants of diverse cuisines to choose from, as well as convenience stores and supermarkets for fresh food.

Ikebukuro Sakura - Fully Licensed, 5th Year!
Toshima, Tokyo, Japan
249 reviews
Entire apartment 1 bed 1 bedroom 1 bathroom
Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
We had to sleep with the fan on.
The bathroom has both shower and bath tub.
Often the shower floor was still wet.
Cleanliness:
They are super clean and you can guarantee that they will respond to you almost immediately if you need anything.
It was clean and everything worked as described.
He immediately changed us to another one that was already clean by the cleaner.
Host:
They went above and beyond as hosts
and I have to say, if all hosts are like Brett and Yurie I will be definitely be using Airbnb again.
Thank you Brett and Yurie!
Location:
Would definitely reccommend as a place to stay.
It's very nice place to stay
Great place, enjoyed our stay.
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5. Shibuya apartment (from USD 74)

Shibuya Apartment
Source: Airbnb

Just a 5-minute walk from Hatagaya Station, this small studio features 2 single beds and a bathroom. Located in a lovely neighbourhood in Shibuya, the cozy apartment has plenty of excellent eateries within walking distance. You’ll love the minimalistic simplicity and cleanliness of the space. Moreover, your helpful host will be more than happy to provide you with everything you need.

#102 SHIBUYA SHINJUKU 幡ヶ谷駅徒歩5分 観光ショッピングに便利!
Shibuya-ku, Tōkyō-to, Japan
255 reviews
Entire apartment 2 beds 1 bedroom 1 bathroom
Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
2) Portable wifi was provided but not working at all.
Toilet very small around 4X4
The wifi is very finicky though.
Cleanliness:
Not only is it affordable, but it's clean as well.
The room was clean enough.
The kitchen was also really clean and we had enough space.
Host:
Host responded quickly and was very accommodating.
Host is friendly.
Very friendly host.
Location:
This place is really well located!
Love the environment of the neighborhood.
The place has everything I needed.
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6. Homely three-bedroom house in Setagaya-ku (from USD 295)

The white, grey, and light wood scheme of this minimalist Japanese house all make for a tranquil and serene home experience. At guests’ disposal are an open-plan living room where a wooden dining table is situated directly by a white kitchen space, overlooking a lounge area decorated with low-to-the-ground furniture as well as a home office room for working around the clock, three bedrooms that can accommodate seven guests – two of which outfitted with platform beds and spacious bathrooms. Guests keen to check some of Tokyo’s major attractions off their list will find the property located four minutes away from the Komazawa-Daigaku metro station. And, besides providing the convenience of travel, travelers have access to ample dining options available with numerous cafes, bars, and restaurants situated within walking distance from the house.

☆Luxury New House/6 min to Shibuya☆
Setagaya-ku, Tokyo, Japan
154 reviews
Entire house 1 bed 3 bedrooms 2 bathrooms
Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
, I thought we would have a problem with the shared bathroom
Upstairs bedroom didn’t really work for us
The room also has a sunroof.
Cleanliness:
The house is very clean.
The house is clean and comfortable.
Very clean, lovely house.
Host:
I wouldn't hesitate in recommending Fumi as host.
Thank you Fumi :)
he have 2nd floors.
Location:
Would definitely go back to this place!
We hope to stay someday again at Fumis place.
The location is convenient.
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7. Wahuu-style apartment in Tateishi (from USD 118)

Located in Tateishi, a neighborhood that inspires nostalgia – this listing will allow travelers a glimpse of what 1940s Tokyo was like. Post war establishments like bars and restaurants are still in operation so they double as sightseeing spots! The apartment is decorated using cedar wood and mud walls to allow natural light and fresh air to this 2-bedroom apartment! After self-check-in, guests can enjoy the comfort of a full kitchen, a balcony for that perfect breakfast setup, access to toiletries, and a free portable pocket Wi-Fi device! Also, Keisei Tateishi station, which has direct access to Narita and Haneda airports, is a mere 3-minute walk while other tourist spots like Akihabara and Asakusa are 15 minutes away by train. You can experience the perfect mix of modern and traditional Tokyo!

Wahuu Style APT + Free Portable Wi-Fi
Katsushika, Tokyo, Japan
288 reviews
Entire apartment 5 beds 1 bedroom 1 bathrooms
Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
Room and toilets are clean.
Extremely comfortable beds and well supplied kitchen.
The floor beds were also comfortable!
Cleanliness:
Very clean and very easy to find.
Everything was sparkling clean and easy to use.
The apartment was also very clean and fully equipped.
Host:
2ndly, the hosts.
Appreciate all the effort they made and we definitely will revisit this place again!
Cool, friendly and accommodating host.
Location:
1stly , the place.
This place is truly one of a kind!
I would definitely stay at this place again next time when I visit Tokyo :)
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8. Room near Tokyo SkyTree (from USD 51)

Located in Sumida-Ku, this listing is a winner! It provides easy access to everything! Oshiage station gives direct access to both Narita and Haneda airports. Asakusa and Nikko, which are world heritage attractions, are also within reach through Tobu Skytree Station! If that isn’t enough, Tokyo SkyTree is within a one-minute walk from this area! The room is modern and simple with a queen bed and a balcony, so it is a comfortable fit for two travelers. Guests can use the common area in the house and the hosts provide toiletries as well. It is definitely a steal for travelers to Tokyo!

(Room #3)SKYTREE 1mins walk, Asakusa 15mins walk
Sumida-ku, Tōkyō-to, Japan
226 reviews
Private room in house 1 bed 1 bedroom 1 bathroom
Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
The bed was comfortable.
Clean bathrooms, kitchen showers and toilet.
Big shower room!
Cleanliness:
Everything was super clean and well stocked.
Clean environment as well.
Clean & nice!
Host:
thank you Xun!
Thank you Xun !
Sadly I didn't get the opportunity to meet Xun, but we was answering immediately.
Location:
We enjoyed our stay at her place.
Would recommend staying at his place
I would recommend that you would get the first floor of this place if you can.
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9. Brand-new twin room near Ueno, Asakusa (from USD 87)

This room is private, has no shared common spaces, and sleeps up to two people. The accommodation comes with free Wi-Fi, access to a washing machine, and there is a kitchenette with a kettle and microwave. The unit is air-conditioned and comes with basic essentials for the bathroom and bedroom. Additionally, there is elevator access.

There are some convenience stores nearby, but public transport is some distance away. It takes about 15 minutes to walk to Nishi-Nippori station. Guests enjoy the way their items are collected in the mornings and fresh towels are delivered in their place. Staying here is like being in a hotel, but with your own kitchen area.

Constructed in 2018! Twin Room/Near Ueno,Asakusa
荒川区西日暮里, 東京都, Japan
251 reviews
Entire apartment 2 beds 1 bedroom 1 bathroom
Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
Beds and shower were so comfortable!
Very clean and comfortable beds.
The beds were comfortable and the room was clean and well equiped.
Cleanliness:
It vas very clean.
It was clean!
Everything was very clean and well equipped.
Host:
We had a enough place to store our baggage.
Our host was very kind in leaving instructions for our check in and check out convenience.
The host has also provided transportation tips to us.
Location:
This place has definitely exceeded my expectations.
Book this place!
Best place to stay at.
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10. Private room, one-minute walk from station (from USD 46)

This private room is ideal because it is in close proximity to the Tawara-machi station on the Tokyo Metro Ginza line. Within walking distance, you will find the Asakusa Sensoji temple and Kaminari-gate. Within five minutes on foot, you will reach the ROX shopping mall. Just a two-minute walk takes you to the nearby Family Mart.

There is a front desk with staff who can assist you with any questions you may have. The room is narrow, as is the bathroom. However, that’s not uncommon in Japan. There is a laptop-friendly workspace, air-conditioning, and a television is also provided. Wi-Fi access is also available.

1 Minutes walk from Station, hotel private room.
Taitō-ku, Tōkyō-to, Japan
91 reviews
Room in hotel 1 bed 1 bedroom 1 bathroom
Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
However you need to prepare shampoo and shower gel by yourself.
Bed was comfortable.
There is toilet paper and soap in the bathroom.
Cleanliness:
Not to mention a very nice, clean room!
I liked the breakfast because it was clean and inexpensive.
Room was clean and had everything you require.
Host:
But if you have a lot of time to be outside and you just sleep, I'd recommend you.
I would stay here again for sure.
Will stay again for sure.
Location:
The place is conveniently located.
Good located place.
The location of this place is what I love the most.
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11. Central Shinjuku Park Apartment 702

Central Shinjuku Park Apartment 702
Source: Airbnb

You can’t go wrong with this central Shinjuku apartment. It is just a 6-minute walk from Tochomae station and a 10-minute walk from Shinjuku Station. Retreat in the privacy of your very own private apartment in the heart of trendy Shinjuku. Your host will also provide you with tons of information about the best eateries and hidden gems of the city. Note: Accommodations not showing up currently on Airbnb may get activated soon in future.

Central Shinjuku Park Apartment 702

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12. Asakusa Explore

Asakusa Explore
Source: Airbnb

Boasting a bedroom, kitchen, bathroom and balcony, this cozy apartment accommodates 3 guests, making it ideal for small families and groups of friends. The apartment itself is tastefully decorated and includes many amenities including a washing machine. Guests will enjoy the charming bunk bed in the bedroom and the nearby Sumida River. Asakusa Station is also just a 5-minute walk away. Note: Accommodations not showing up currently on Airbnb may get activated soon in future.

ASAKUSA Station 5min walk

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13. Cozy Japanese-style house

Cozy Japanese Style House
Source: Airbnb

45 USD/night for 1 guest

If you’re an adventurous solo backpacker, this cozy Japanese style house might just be for you. Your room itself is spacious and simple. The location of the house is excellent, at just a 5-minute walk to the Naka-Meguro station. Your neighbourhood is exceptionally breathtaking and stunning in spring, with thousands of sakura flowers blossoming over Meguro river. Moreover, you’ll find plenty of shops and eateries nearby. Your friendly host will be happy to assist you should you encounter any problems.

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14. Shinjuku V House

Shinjuku V House
Source: Airbnb

75 USD/night for 2 guests

Looking for a no-fuss and no-frills place to relax and recharge after a long day of exploring the bustling capital of Japan? Shinjuku V House is located in a very strategic location and includes amenities such as pocket Wi-Fi and heaters. Your room is clean and spacious. Additionally, the Shinjuku Sanchome is just a short walk away while there are several minimarts and restaurants near the room.

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15. Morishita Apartment

Morishita Apartment
Source: Airbnb

71 USD/night for 1 guest

Escape the hustle and bustle of the city with this Morishita Apartment located in Koto District. The fully equipped apartment itself is clean and can accommodate up to three guests. Enjoy the use of the coffee machine, ironing board and washing machine. Moreover, your host will provide you with lots of information on getting around and eating options. Additionally, famous attractions such as the Tokyo Skytree and Tokyo Edo Museum are just close by.

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16. Shinjuku Room

Shinjuku Room
Source: Airbnb

63 USD/night for 2 guests (excludes 23 USD cleaning fee)

Stay right in the midst of one of Japan’s most happening and fashionable centers. You’ll be staying with your incredibly accommodating host who will point you to some of Tokyo’s best eats. The cozy room that you’ll be sleeping in has pretty much everything you need, including useful items from an electric kettle to portable pocket Wi-Fi. Additionally, Shinjuku Station is just a 6-minute walk away.

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17. Sky View Shinjuku Apartment

Sky View Shinjuku Apartment 1310
Source: Airbnb

68 USD/night for 2 guests

Imagine rolling out of bed and waking up to the view of the majestic Mount Fuji. Situated in central Shinjuku, this sky view apartment is tastefully designed with state-of-the-art furniture and equipped with numerous amenities. A six-minute walk will take you to Tochomae station while a two-minute walk will take you to excellent halal restaurants, exquisite cafes and 24-hour stores.

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18. Urban Tokyo House (from USD 81)

Urban Tokyo House
Source: Airbnb

State-of-the-art, modern and furnished to the nines with a slight Japanese touch, this Urban Tokyo House offers stylish accommodation and excellent hospitality. Your room includes a double bed and an extra Japanese style futon set for the third guest. You’ll have access to the apartment’s first and second floors, including the kitchen and living room. Tucked away in a charming shopping street (Ebisu Dori), this urban Tokyo house is located close to plenty of dining options and supermarkets. Note: Accommodations not showing up currently on Airbnb may get activated soon in future.

Urban Tokyo House
179 reviews
Private room 1 bed 2 guests

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Discover the Land of the Rising Sun

Truly a city of character and quirks, Japan boasts a unique blend of the modern and traditional. There is always something new to discover in this metropolitan capital. These Airbnb accommodations all have strategic locations and are great for exploring Tokyo. Do book early and experience the gracious hospitality locals are famous for. Do note that thousands of tourists flock to Japan every year during the Cherry Blossom Season (2016: March-May), so make sure that you inform your host in advance if you’re interested. What are you waiting for? Tokyo awaits.

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