Destination guide

Travel to artsy Saitama

Take a vacation to Saitama and enjoy the area's museums, temples and art galleries. This city's parks, monuments and zoo draw many visitors. Sensoji Temple and Tokyo Sky Tree are just a couple of the must-sees in the area. If you need more space to accommodate a family vacation or friends trip, rental homes often come with separate dining areas and spacious living rooms.

Activities

Sightseeing in and around Saitama

Are you hoping to find things to do while you're in town? Venture out of your vacation home and check out everything that makes Saitama a fun spot to vacation. Here are some of the top attractions to put on your list, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Tokyo Tower (17.9 mi / 28.8 km)
  • Tobu Zoo (8.6 mi / 13.8 km)
  • Saitama Sports Center (9 mi / 14.5 km)
  • Ajinomoto Field Nishigaoka (10 mi / 16 km)
  • Kuki Shobu Park (10.2 mi / 16.5 km)
  • Soka Park (10.2 mi / 16.5 km)
Natural features

Exploring the natural landscape of Saitama

Whether you're an adventurous traveler or just want to appreciate the scenery, you'll be sure to find the perfect setting for your vacation in Saitama. Here are a few of the area's most enchanting features, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Ueno Park (14.9 mi / 23.9 km)
  • Shinjuku Gyoen National Garden (15.7 mi / 25.2 km)
  • Imperial Palace Garden (16.2 mi / 26.1 km)
  • Yoyogi Park (16.5 mi / 26.5 km)
  • Omiya Park (1.5 mi / 2.4 km)
  • Toda Rowing Course (7.5 mi / 12 km)
How to get there

Traveling to and around Saitama

The nearest airport is in Tokyo (HND-Haneda), located 25.8 mi (41.5 km) from the city center. If you can't find a flight that works for your travel itinerary, you could also fly into Tokyo (NRT-Narita Intl.), which is 42.1 mi (67.8 km) away.

If you prefer to travel by train, Toro station, Saitamashintoshin station and Saitama Omiya Station are the main stations that serve the city.

Can I find a vacation rental around Saitama?

Yes, our 2019 property listings offer a large selection of 210 vacation rentals near Saitama. From 65 Houses to 134 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 Saitama for a holiday or a weekend are on HomeAway.

What is the best area to stay when traveling to Saitama?

Whether you're traveling with family or friends, here are the areas with the largest selection of vacation rentals for a holiday trip or just for a weekend in Saitama:

  • Shinjuku: 204 vacation rentals
  • Shibuya: 206 vacation rentals
  • Ueno: 27 vacation rentals
  • Shinagawa: 33 vacation rentals
  • Ohashi: 40 vacation rentals

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

What are the popular points of interest near where I can stay when traveling to Saitama?

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

  • Saitama Stadium 2002: 577 vacation rentals
  • Omiya Bonsai Art Museum: 479 vacation rentals
  • Omiya Park: 528 vacation rentals
  • Hikawa Shrine: 529 vacation rentals
  • Musashiurawa station: 609 vacation rentals

But there are many other points of interest around Saitama listed on HomeAway 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 Houses in Saitama?

Yes, of course. HomeAway has 65 Houses in Saitama. Our other popular types of vacation rentals in Saitama include:

  • Condos/Apartments: 134 rentals available
  • Villas: 5 rentals available
  • Studios: 134 rentals available

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

Can I find a vacation rental with internet/wifi in Saitama?

Yes, you can select your preferred vacation rental with internet/wifi among our 169 vacation rentals with internet/wifi available in Saitama. Please use our search bar to access the selection of vacation rentals available.

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