Top 4 Airbnb Vacation Rentals In Saitama Prefecture, Japan - Updated 2023

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Saitama is best known for several popular tourist destinations such as Kawagoe, Chichibu, and Nagatoro, where you can find traces of the Edo Period. Other attractions like the Tobu Zoo, Railway Museum, and Seibuen Yuenchi are also fun and family-friendly. If you are planning to visit Saitama, check out the top 4 Airbnb vacation rentals in the area! One of them is from Saitama City, two of them are from Kawagoe and Sayama cities, and the last one is from Kawaguchi City.

1. An entire house for a family / Sayama city (from USD 67)

This is a private homestay located near Minami-Otsuka Station on the Sayama Shinjuku Line in Sayama City. It features a well-lit living room, an elegant interior, a dining kitchen, and three bedrooms which can sleep 6 comfortably, making it perfect for family or group trips. It’s found in a quiet locale close to parks and shrines and is about a 10-minute walk from the station.

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Sayama-city, Saitama Prefecture, Japan
20.46 km (12.8 mi) from Ko Shrine
148 reviews   Superhost Wifi Available
ENTIRE HOME 4 Beds 8 Guests 4 Bedrooms 2 Bathrooms

Accommodates: 8

Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
we especially liked the view from the kitchen the bicycles and the bathtub with tv
she also had coffee grounds and a coffee maker along with many other useful kitchen appliances
the beds were comfortable and the backyard view was very enjoyable in the early mornings
on our arrival night she thoughtfully switched the outside light and air conditioner on before we arrive
we especially love the beautiful view through kitchen's window
it was very clean and comfortable
well decorated and clean house
everything is neat and clean
and also the room was clean and comfortable
very warm clean and full of love
the owner she was very kind
thank you for being a wonderful host
especially the hospitality of the host thank you again nobuko
nobuko was an excellent host
nokuko is also a very nice and friendly owner
it's located in a safe and quiet area
you can park beside for free
i can say its just perfect if the location is convenient for you
nobuko's house is very quiet and convinced
nice location and great house
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2. An apartment near Tokyo with a fully equipped kitchen / Kawaguchi City

An apartment near Tokyo with a fully equipped kitchen
Source: Airbnb

This apartment equipped with a kitchen stands in a convenient location. It is a 5-minute walk from the Kawaguchi Station, and a 20-minute walk from Ueno, Ikebukuro, Shinjuku, Shibuya and Kawaguchi station, which is located near the boundary between Arakawa and Tokyo. There is a large shopping center close by if you would like to do some shopping. All in all, it is an ideal stay for business travelers and travelers who cannot get a hotel room in Tokyo. The rental can accommodate up to 4 people.

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3. A private room where you can check-in late at night / Saitama City

Private room in a log house
Source: Airbnb

You can have a room all to yourself when you stay in this log house. Each room is well-lit and well-equipped with sweets, welcome drinks, and breakfast. There is also a refrigerator, a microwave oven and a toilet available for guests to use. For pet lovers out there, this is the place for you as the host keeps three lovely dogs in the shared space of the log house.

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24.65 km (15.4 mi) from Ko Shrine
51 reviews  
Private room 2 Beds 2 Guests

4. A 5 to 10 minute walk from tourist spots in Little Kyoto and Kawagoe / Kawagoe City

Guesthouse Cat
Source: Airbnb

If you’re planning to visit the tourist spots in Little Tokyo and Kawagoe, we recommend this Airbnb vacation rental named “Guesthouse Cat”. It’s located close to JR Kawagoe station and is within walking distance of Kawagoe’s main street. Many tourist spots in Kawagoe are a 5 to 10 minute walk away. On top of its prime location, the rental is also equipped with a kitchen, a large refrigerator, and 3 beds that can sleep up to 3 people. It is ideal for those looking for a long-term stay.

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Kawagoeshi, Saitama-ken, Japan
17.8 km (11.1 mi) from Ko Shrine
74 reviews   Superhost Wifi Available
Private room in residential home 3 Beds 3 Guests 1 Bedroom 1 Bathroom

Accommodates: 3

Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
very comfortable room with good amenities
the trash system in the kitchen was very organized and easy to use
the house was extremely clean with kitchen neccesities for cooking and shampoo/soap provided
the house was clean and tidy and the wi-fi worked very well
it was clean and the beds were comfortable
the house is very clean and the environment is very quite
the bath was very modern and clean
beautiful place lovely and clean perfect stay
clean space and convenient location
she is knowledgeable and helpful
miko was a really nice host and very responsive
she was very friendly and professional
the host was super nice and friendly
the host ms miko is very nice and friendly
good location near train station and tourist attractions
the place is close to the train station which is ideal
very conveniently close to the train station and a very comfortable stay
easy short walk to kawagoe station
the place is very close to the station and easy to find
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Book a stay in Saitama with Airbnb!

Airbnb vacation rentals in Saitama are not only recommended for those traveling for leisure, but also for those traveling for business. Hotels in Tokyo are sometimes fully booked and very expensive, but with the above-listed Airbnb vacation rentals, you would definitely be able to find vacant rooms at an affordable rate. Not to mention that most of these rooms have their own kitchens, so they are suitable for a long-term stay.

There are plenty of lodgings you can find on Airbnb, so feel free to click on the links to find out more.

*All information provided is up to date as of November 2017. For any possible changes or updates, please refer to the links.

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