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Recent Japan reviews

  • Incredible apartment - unstoppable views

    "We recently hired the whole apartment for a week and had an amazing experience. Having breakfast / afternoon tea with a large window view of the mountain is just amazing. The design is very stylish, and 'extras' include everything you would require,(ie hair dryer, ipod dock, cd player - even an Australian plug) The owner of this property is extremely helpful and the help doesn't stop there, upon arrival the conceirge team will help you with anything else you require. Only constructive comment is that the images online although great, don't do it justice, its so much better in real life! Very happy to reccomend for any group of people ( or for a couple - who can hire part of the apartment)"
    Guest: Cat M. Date of Stay: January 2014 Review Submitted: February 7, 2014
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  • Pleasant experience

    "We travelled as a group of 11 people to kyoto and stayed in K's villa for three nights. It has two houses with a corridor to connect each house. The rooms are very clean. And it is our first time to stay in Japan styles houses. We like the house, and our main bed room has beautiful riverside views. The transportation from here to the JR station and dining area is very convenient either by taxi or bus. Taxi fee to the JR station is around 700. And the washing machine and drying machine are helpful as it's summer time and we have 11 people. We like this house and hope we can be back to stay here again. The only shortness for us is that when we come back late the washing room is a little busy for 7 people to use."
    Guest: Smile Eyes Date of Stay: July 2014 Review Submitted: July 21, 2014
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  • Authentic Kyoto experience

    "I stayed here for a conference with my family (two children aged 4 and 6) and we had an excellent experience. The house is in a quiet location in a lane way and in the middle of Kyoto. Bus, train and subway are easy to access and Kazuya's recommendations for local food and travel options were always good. We stayed in December but the townhouse was warm in the living area and the bedroom when the air conditioner was turned on for heating. Kazuya was very helpful with communication before the visit and met us on arrival. The house is clean and everything works. The wifi is a very good idea too."
    Guest: John S. Date of Stay: December 2013 Review Submitted: December 15, 2013
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  • Wonderful stay at Kiyomizu house

    "Staying at the Kiyomizu house was a wonderful experience for us. Acco was very helpful and a great resource of local information. The location was very convenient to buses, groceries, shopping, the Gion district, temples, yet so very quiet. The house was air-conditioned which was great to return to after a day of sighseeing in the humid summer heat. The house was small but quite adequate for the four adults in our party. We We really loved the tatami room, the large table and chairs, and the kitchen had all that we needed for cooking, though we ate out mostly. We highly recommend the house and would gladly return if the opportunity arises in the future!"
    Guest: Mike S. Date of Stay: July 2014 Review Submitted: August 4, 2014
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Tokyo Travel Tips

Visitors to Tokyo Vacation Rentals

Tokyo is a modern city with a vibrant atmosphere. Most travelers visit Tokyo for business reasons but there are still many people that come to take in the city’s many attractions. Aside from traditional Japanese culture and history, shopping is what attracts many people to Tokyo. Many people will accompany their spouses who are traveling for business, simply so they can enjoy hours of retail therapy in the many malls and markets there.

Things to See and Do near Tokyo Lodging

Many people say that Tokyo is a city that never sleeps. For tourists that enjoy a vibrant nightlife, visit discos, bars and restaurants in the district of Roppongi. The Roppongi Hills Mori Tower has an observation deck on the 52nd floor that is open until 1 a.m. and has spectacular views over the city. A floor up is the Mori Art Museum which is open until 10 p.m. in the evening. There are also many tourist-oriented restaurants in the district where you can enjoy dinner.

If you would like to see some of the cultural sights, take a bus tour to the nearby Imperial Palace. There are several departures that operate daily and some take in other attractions, such as the regions of Ginza and Maranouchi. For something different, you can choose the night excursion which shows you a different side of the attractions. The Sensoji Temple is believed to have been built in 628, making it the oldest temple in Tokyo. There are many souvenir sellers and restaurants nearby as it is a popular tourist stop. The Edo-Tokyo Museum explores the history and folklore of Toyko from the Edo period to the present day. It is also the venue of the famous Grand Sumo Tournaments which take place several times a year. You can sometimes see Sumo wrestlers in training at the nearby practice stables.

Hong Kong is well known for its fantastic shopping, especially when it comes to electronic goods. Animated toys and robotics are especially popular with the younger generation. Digital cameras, computer and cellphone accessories are other popular items.

Modern Living in Tokyo Apartments

Tokyo is a one of the leading commercial powerhouses in the world. It is a city that is known for its wealth yet is not without its contradictions. While there is a strong emphasis on modern lifestyle and commercial success, age-old traditions have not been entirely forgotten. This is often reflected in the style and furnishings of vacation apartments in Tokyo. Sleek lines and minimalistic designs tend to be the trends in style, but often you will see a traditional-style painting or picture adorning the wall. The apartments are compact and functional. Many are located in the tall high-rise buildings that dominate the city;s skyline. When looking for a vacation rental, choose one that has easy access to a metro or rail station. This will make getting around and sightseeing much easier.

Traveling to Japan Vacation Rentals in Tokyo

For international travelers, you will most likely arrive at Narita Airport which is located just outside of Tokyo. Narita is a modern and efficient airport that serves as a major international hub to the greater Southeast Asia and Pacific regions. The airport hosts many international airlines from around the world that have regularly scheduled flights to Tokyo. Japan is known for its widespread and highly efficient public transport network. The country has some of the most advanced high-speed trains worldwide which makes getting around a pleasure. Initially, navigating the various routes and lines can be confusing. Keep in mind that the Japanese Rail, or JR as is it commonly referred to, operates independently from the Metro system and other private rail networks. Your best option is to purchase a city and rail network map and use that to navigate your way around.

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