Where to stay around Tokyo, JP?

Our 2019 property listings offer a large selection of 827 vacation rentals near Tokyo. From 645 Studios to 642 Condos/Apartments, find a unique house rental for you to enjoy a memorable stay with your family and friends. The best places to stay near Tokyo for a holiday or a weekend are on VRBO.

What are the popular point of interests near where I can stay when traveling to Tokyo?

VRBO offers a large selection of vacation rentals near lovely places in Tokyo. From VRBO travelers, the top most popular points of interest to stay for a holiday trip or just for a weekend are:

  • Tokyo Shinjuku Station: 868 vacation rentals
  • Tokyo Station: 375 vacation rentals
  • Tokyo Shibuya Station: 867 vacation rentals
  • The Tokyo Metropolitan Government: 803 vacation rentals
  • Tokyo National Olympic Stadium: 881 vacation rentals

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

Can I rent Studios in Tokyo?

Yes, of course. VRBO has 645 Studios in Tokyo. Our other popular types of vacation rentals in Tokyo include:

  • Condos/Apartments: 642 rentals available
  • Houses: 129 rentals available
  • Guest houses: 24 rentals available

But you can also enjoy a great stay in one of our other vacation rentals including Villas and more.

Can I find a vacation rental with pool in Tokyo?

Yes, you can select your prefered vacation rental with pool among our 2 vacation rentals with pool available in Tokyo. Please use our search bar to access the selection of vacation rentals available.

    Time travel into Tokyo

    Entering the buzzing, seething, sprawling megacity of Tokyo can feel like time traveling. Overhead are neon-shimmering skyscrapers, steel-clad and cloud-piercing. At ground level, streams of people and bright lights converge on Shibuya Crossing – one of the busiest intersections in the world. But delve deeper or pick yourself Tokyo vacation rentals in more ancient corners of the town, and you'll find another, more mysterious place. You can wander the pine-shaded citadel at the Imperial Palace, spark incense in mystical Shinto shrines and taste ramen from nocturnal street stalls. It's seriously fun.

    Seeing the sights in Tokyo

    Exploring a city as vast as Tokyo can be a daunting prospect. There are activities that can help, though. Hop-on, hop-off buses – also known as Sky Buses – will whizz you beneath cherry blossom blooms, out to Odaiba island and under the mighty Tokyo Tower, all with a multi-lingual guide to reveal tales of the metropolis. Jet-setters could take to the skies for a heli-tour, to see the UFO-like cityscape and its concealed shrines from above. After that lot, how about a trip to a local sento bathhouse to sooth the muscles with a hot spa?

    Balancing the itinerary in Tokyo

    It's easy to divide your days in Japan's capital between culture and good old fun. You could stick a trip to the Meiji Shrine, the Imperial Palace or the Mori Art Museum in the morning plans. They promise to be a medley of enthralling Shinto temples, elegant shogun court rooms and avant-garde sculptures. Then come the twirling roller coasters and leafy parks of Bunkyo, Dome City, or the fairy-tale castle turrets and shopping malls of Tokyo Disney Resort, heralding plenty of adrenaline-pumping, smile-inducing attractions for the whole crew.

    Timing your Tokyo adventure

    Tokyo is certainly at its most Instagram-worthy in spring – March, April, May – when the world-famous cherry blossom brings the parks to life in a pinkish hue. That's also one of the top times to come and explore this sprawling capital. You might need to book your Tokyo vacation rentals early, but you should get to enjoy mild daytime temperatures and plenty of dry weather. Summertime, from June to August, can get really hot and humid, while winter, from November to February, means lows in the 30s – just be sure to bring a coat if you're planning on coming then.

    Island beaches and misty hills in Tokyo

    Japan's huge capital encompasses Pacific archipelagos and rising hills within its city limits, and has plenty to keep outdoorsy types entertained. You could bag Tokyo vacation rentals on the Izu Islands. They are hardly in the city at all, set out in the ocean with their rugged cliffs, soaring volcanic domes and dolphin-ringed waters. Going inland means hitting the Kanto region, where pine forests and bubbling hot springs emerge from the earth at Hakone. Or it means scaling Mount Odake, which has crashing waterfalls and misty hiking paths unfolding on its slopes.