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5115 Clean And Comfortable House YANAKA

Sleeps7
Bedrooms 2
Half Baths1
Space 538 sq. ft.
Property type house
Minimum Stay 5 nights

Overview

About the property

Accommodation for 7 guests in Tokyo, YANESEN area

We have a vacation home in Bunkyo-ku in Tokyo.

It is a Japanese Style Three-Storied Row House. (*without elevator.) We renovated old small house.

Our room is over 48sqm and ideal for family and group

It is near from famous sightseeing spots, YANAKA, SENDGI, NEZU (YANESEN).

Maximum 7 people. Accommodations of seven or less.

We have 3 single beds, 2 double size sofa beds, shower room, kitchen, Dining, Tatami space (Japanese low table and zabuton), 1 toilet (western type.)

And there are air conditioners, TV, cooking tools, microwave, rice cooker, hair dryer, vacuum-cleaner, washing machine with dryer and laundry detergent..

shampoo&conditioner, body soap, hand soap

WiFi is available (not portable).

2 bicycles are available ( FREE!!)!

Normal check-in time from 4:00pm to 9:30pm, check-out time until 12:00pm.

( if you arrive late time, we can put keybox and pick up the key. If check-in time of next guest is late, we can arrange the check-out time flexibly.)

The property is really convenient location! There are many restaurants, shops, convenience stores, cafe, and close to Yanaka Ginza!

Yanaka Ginza is the center of commerce of Yanaka area and is prized for its atmosphere which brings you back to the Edo Period. At 175 meters long and 5-6 meters wide, the street is packed with 70 shops. It is very interesting spot!

You can go to 'Tokyo staion' in 7 minutes by Subway Chiyoda Line and Marunouchi Line, 'Omotesandou' in 19 minutes by Chiyoda Line and go to 'Ueno' in 8 minutes by Subway Chiyoda Line and JR Yamanote Line.

You can also go to Ueno Park in 20 minutes, Ueno station in 25 minutes on foot.

We have some other “5115 Clean and Comfortable rooms” in Tokyo.

Please input property number “6861824” in search window of Homeaway.

SUMIRE in Sumida-ku (near Asakusa area) , we also highly recommend!!

Please check it!!

Enjoy life in Tokyo!

More Details

Owner
Hisae
Member since: 2010
Premier Partner

This HomeAway partner has demonstrated and is committed to fast response times, the best rates, and a great guest experience.

Speaks: english, Japanese
Response time:
Within 12 hours
Response rate:
100%
Calendar last updated:
February 15, 2018

Amenities

Sendagi House Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • house
Meals:
  • Guests provide their own meals
Floor Area:
  • 538 sq. ft.
House Rules:
  • Check-in: 4:00 PM
  • /
  • Check-out: 12:00 PM
  • Max. occupancy: 7
  • Min. age of primary renter: 20 ...
  • Children welcome
  • Parties/events not allowed
  • Pets not allowed
  • Non smoking only
  • After confirming reservation, I send the document. Please fill in required inforamtion. We would appreciate your understanding for this matter.
Location Type:
  • Downtown
Theme:
  • Family
  • Historic
General:
  • Air Conditioning
  • Hair Dryer
  • Internet ...
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided
  • Towels Provided ...
  • Tumble Dryer
  • Washing Machine ...
Kitchen:
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Kitchen
  • Microwave
  • Pantry Items
  • Refrigerator
  • Stove
Dining:
  • Dining ...
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 4 people
Bathrooms:
  • 1 Half Bath
  • Shower room - shower
    Toilet room - toilet
Bedrooms:
  • 2 Bedrooms, Sleeps 7
  • BedroomA 3rd floor - 3 twin/ single
    BedroomB 2nd floor - 2 sleep sofa /futon , 2 sofa bed (Double size)
  • Bedroom A : 3rd floor 3 single beds, for 1-3 guests. (in this case, we prepare 2 sofa on 2nd floor) Bedroom B : 2nd floor 2 sofa bed (Double size) , for 4-7 guests. If you have a request about bedding, please let us know beforehand.
Entertainment:
  • Television
Outside:
  • Bicycles ...
  • Deck / Patio ...
  • 2 bicycles
Suitability:
  • Groups
  • wheelchair inaccessible
Attractions:
  • museums
  • zoo

Reviews

Wonderful! 4.8/5 -
(13 traveler reviews)

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5

Great stay in Tokyo

  • 5 of 5

I stayed in the house for almost 2 weeks in November.

Easy to get to the house from the Nippori train stop, I took a taxi the night I arrived, and walked the day I left. I really felt like I was part of a real neighborhood. The house is not near a lot of hotels, but still walking distance to Ueno. Multiple convenience stores, liquor stores and drugstores nearby for supplies. I liked 7-11 (so very different from North American version) and the Drugstore Papas. All kinds of restaurants, bakeries, and little shops all around. Safe area, women and kids walking and biking around by themselves. All ages of people in the area.

Kitchen was stocked with basic spices, dishes and supplies. I especially liked the pour over coffee dripper and the microwave that is also a toaster, a grill and an oven. Clothes washer was super convenient.

Nice Japanese style toilet (including heated seats for those cold winter nights). Top floor bedroom stayed warm at night with heat on. Beds were comfy. I noticed the internet signal does not reach the 3rd floor.

Host was responsive, friendly and professional. Had no problems with the self check in or check out. Very helpful book in the house that explains all appliances and the garbage/recycling procedures.

Would recommend to anyone traveling to Tokyo.

  • Submitted: Jan 5, 2018
  • Stayed: November 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thank you for great review. We are so happy to hear you enjoyed your stay. Please contact us again if you come back to Tokyo someday!! Arigatou gozaimasu(^0^)/ Hisae
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5

Perfect Accommodation in Near Ueno

  • 5 of 5

My daughters and I had a perfect stay at this home. When we arrived, Hisae met us at the property exactly when she said she would, and estimated perfectly how long it would take us to travel from Narita airport to this home. We purchased 7-day JR Line passes, which were great, and took the JR Line from Narita to the Ueno station when we arrived. The walk from Ueno station to the home was about 20 to 25 minutes , but we could have taken a brief taxi ride or used the non-JR Line subway at Tokyo station and gotten off at the Sendagi station (I believe Suica is a good prepaid subway card; we just bought subway tickets as needed, but next time, we will likely get a Suica card along with a JR Line pass). Two bicycles are provided with the home, and we used them daily to ride to the Ueno station, and then took adventures by train throughout Japan. The beds were very comfortable, and the location was excellent. There was a local grocery store, a 7-11 for the ATM and quick items, cute restaurants, and a nail salon for my daughters. We would definitely stay her again in the future. Thank you Hisae!

  • Submitted: Aug 2, 2017
  • Stayed: July 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thank you for great review!! We are really happy to hear you enjoyed your stay. Please contact us again when you come back to TOKYO. I am looking forward to seeing you again :) Arigatou~! Hisae
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5

Perfect location to start your Tokyo adventures

  • 5 of 5

Thank you Hisae for your hospitality and making us feel so welcome! Otome was the perfect for our family of four and a great location to explore Tokyo and beyond. It is maybe a three minute walk to the Sendagi station which was very convenient to get anywhere to need to go. There is an amazing fruit/veggie market right up the street as well as a fully stocked grocery store with incredibly friendly people willing to help you. You will find the bank across the street if you need to exchange money and several cafes with fantastic coffee and baked goods all within a short walking distance. What I liked most about Otome was the fact that even though it was close to all the areas of Tokyo you will want to visit, it was in a quiet neighborhood, away from the hustle and bustle. It was nice to retreat to the quiet house after a busy day of sight seeing. Thank you again Hisae! I couldn't think of a better place to stay while visiting Japan!

  • Submitted: Jul 17, 2017
  • Stayed: June 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thank you for wonderful review! We are happy to hear you enjoyed your stay!! Please contact us again when you come back to Tokyo ;) Arigatou gozaimasu! Hisae
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5

LOVED OUR BENTO BOX!

  • 5 of 5

What a great apartment and wonderful, gracious host, Hisae. We are a family of 4 that stayed here for 6 nights and we absolutely loved it. Our first impression was, hmm, nice, steep stairs and well, not sure if we will actually cook in such a small kitchen. This couldn't have been further from our experience. We quickly got used to the steep stairs----use them like a ladder, don't go down them fast or in the middle of the night without lights (btw, there are automatic lights on the stairs). In spite of the great food around us, we had some of our favorite meals in this kitchen----coffee and full breakfasts every morning and a few really great dinners. We felt so happy to come home to our cozy abode and did I mention the neighborhood? Wonderful and charming; narrow, stone paved streets filled with boutiques and cafes and small businesses. You need to do a little exploring as these are not on the main street but on the back streets behind the Bento Box. Why "Bento Box"? Because if you took a bento box with its dividers and turn it on it's side, you have the Ottome house.

My only suggestion would be to offer 2 pillows per bed as I noticed this was a reoccuring comment in the guest book and something we took issue to as well. Hisae was quick to bring us extra pillow, but if everyone is and has been asking for them, why not offer them in the beginning.

Other than that our stay was PERFECT!! We loved it and miss it and want to return as soon as possible!!!

  • Submitted: Jun 30, 2017
  • Stayed: June 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thank you for great review! We are happy to hear you enjoyed your stay at OTOME house. We are thinking about to add more pillow as you and previous guests said. Thank you for your suggestion! Please contact us again when you come back to Tokyo! I am looking forward to seeing you again someday. Arigatou gozaimasu! Hisae :)
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5

Great House in Real Tokyo Neighborhood

  • 5 of 5

This was a perfect place for our family of five. The house is located down a quiet street near convenience stores, small restaurants and a bank branch that will change your money. You won't see many other tourists here, but the subway stop is close to get you to the busier parts of Tokyo. Hisae met us the house, which was clean and comfortable as described. Small by western standards (with steep stairs!) but very livable. Highly recommended.

  • Submitted: Mar 31, 2017
  • Stayed: March 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thank you for wonderful review! We are really happy to hear you enjoyed your stay. Please contact us again when you come back to Tokyo. Arigatou gozaimashita. Thank you! Hisae :)
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5

2017 New Year in Otome Hiuse

  • 5 of 5

OTOME house was convenient in location, clean, and had everything we needed for a family vacation with an infant.

The house was 4 min walk from the Nezu Shrine which we visited for New Years. Hisae the property manager was a wonderful resource of information and helpful when planning our trip. We would definitely return again!

  • Submitted: Jan 9, 2017
  • Stayed: December 2016
  • Source: HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thank you for great review! We are happy to hear you enjoyed your stay. Please stay here again when you come back to Tokyo someday!! Arigatou gozaimashita. Hisae :)
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Map

Car: not necessary

Yanesen is the collective name for the Yanaka, Nezu, and Sendagi neighbourhoods. It’s a great area to explore on foot and see the remnants of the shitamachi atmosphere of good old Tokyo—the traditional Japanese townscape and the friendliness and hospitality of the residents living there—all in the heart of the metropolis. This course takes a stroll through the classic shopping street, the symbolic mud wall of Kannon-ji Temple, and a famous shrine and gardens.

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Rates & Availability

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Taxes and fees are additional

Additional information about rental rates

Cleaning fee $168.44

Owner's Cancellation Policy

  • 50% refund if canceled at least 30 days before arrival date.
  • 100% refund if canceled at least 60 days before arrival date.
  • Service Fee fully refunded on cancellations that qualify for 100% refund.

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