Destination guide

Exciting Tokyo will entice you

Enjoy the area's temples, museums and monuments and make a vacation rental your home during your stay in Tokyo. This cosmopolitan city is known for its shopping, architecture and parks. For a bit of culture, visit Kabuki-za Theatre, Mori Art Museum or Edo-Tokyo Museum. With a vacation rental, you get a home away from home—many rentals offer full kitchens and outdoor grills for some home cooking.

Activities

Activities and attractions in Tokyo

Are you looking for top things to see and do while you're in town? Venture out of your cozy vacation rental and experience everything that makes Tokyo a one-of-a-kind vacation spot. These are some of the top attractions to put on your list, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Tokyo Tower (1.4 mi / 2.2 km)
  • Disneyland® Tokyo (7.2 mi / 11.7 km)
  • Tokyo Sea Life Park (6.1 mi / 9.9 km)
  • Yokohama Cosmo World (16.7 mi / 26.9 km)
  • Hakkeijima Sea Paradise (24.3 mi / 39.1 km)
  • Tokyo Tower Aquarium (1.4 mi / 2.2 km)
Natural highlights

Exploring the natural features in Tokyo

Whether you're looking for adventure or just want to appreciate the scenery, you'll be sure to find the perfect setting for your vacation in Tokyo. Here are some of the area’s most stunning features, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Imperial Palace Garden (0.9 mi / 1.4 km)
  • Ueno Park (2.9 mi / 4.6 km)
  • Shinjuku Gyoen National Garden (2.9 mi / 4.7 km)
  • Yoyogi Park (3.7 mi / 6 km)
  • Sankei-en Park (18.7 mi / 30.1 km)
  • Hibiya Park (0.2 mi / 0.4 km)
Transport

Transportation options to and around Tokyo

Fly into Tokyo (HND-Haneda), the closest airport, located 8.8 mi (14.1 km) from the city center. If you're unable to find a flight that fits your schedule, you could book a flight to Tokyo (NRT-Narita Intl.), which is 35.9 mi (57.8 km) away.

If you're traveling by train, Tokyo Yurakucho Station, Tokyo Station and Tokyo Shimbashi Station are the main stations that serve the city. It's easy to get around Tokyo by catching a ride on the metro at Hibiya Station, Yurakucho Station or Ginza-Itchome Station.

Where to stay around Tokyo?

Our 2019 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 638 holiday lettings near Tokyo. From 433 Condos/Apartments to 160 Houses, find unique self catering accommodation for you to enjoy a memorable holiday or a weekend with your family and friends. The best place to stay near Tokyo is on HomeAway.

What is the best area to stay when travelling to Tokyo?

Whether you are travelling solo or with family and friends, here are the areas with the largest selection of holiday accommodations for a long holiday or just a weekend break in Tokyo:

  • Chiyoda: 50 holiday homes
  • Shibuya: 193 holiday homes
  • Meguro: 68 holiday homes
  • Setagaya: 66 holiday homes
  • Kita: 66 holiday homes

For other neighbourhoods, please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available.

What are the most popular points of interest and landmarks to stay near when travelling to Tokyo?

HomeAway offers a large selection of holiday accommodations near great places in Tokyo. From HomeAway travellers, the most popular points of interest to stay near are:

  • Asakura Choso Museum: 623 holiday lettings
  • Tokyo Komazawa-daigaku Station: 628 holiday lettings
  • Tokyo Omori Station: 629 holiday lettings
  • Tokyo Anime Center: 630 holiday lettings
  • Shinedogawa Park: 627 holiday lettings

But there are many other points of interest around Tokyo listed on HomeAway where you can find your place to stay. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available near the point of interest of your choice.

Can I rent Condos/Apartments in Tokyo?

Yes, of course. HomeAway offers 433 Condos/Apartments in Tokyo. Our other popular types of Tokyo holiday rentals include:

  • Houses: 160 self catering accommodations
  • Studios: 430 self catering accommodations
  • Villas: 5 self catering accommodations

But you can also enjoy a great stay in one of our other holiday rentals including Guest houses and more.

Can I find a holiday accommodation with internet/wifi in Tokyo?

Yes, you can select your preferred holiday accommodation with internet/wifi among our 479 holiday homes with internet/wifi available in Tokyo. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available.