8 Great Tokyo Airbnbs for Your Money
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Travelers can find great value by renting an Airbnb for their trip to Tokyo — and many of these accommodations are even (reasonably) spacious. Some come with complimentary “pocket Wi-Fi” (American SIM cards can be dicey in Japan, so these devices can keep you connected while you’re on the move), while others feature full kitchens and balconies.
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Based on a search for full apartments (for two people, for four nights) in Japan’s biggest city, these are some of the best Airbnbs in Tokyo for your money.
This hotel-like apartment comes stocked with amenities such as pocket Wi-Fi, a hair dryer, an iron and ironing board, and a TV. An en-suite washing machine and dryer are a huge convenience — as is the Airbnb's location near bustling Shinjuku. Rates start at $78 per night.
Set in the residential Akasaka district, this space can comfortably accommodate the entire family with a double bed and a pull-out sofa. The Airbnb also features laundry and a sizable work area. Rates start at $67 per night.
Modern Roppongi Apartment
You’ll get your money’s worth at this Roppongi apartment, with its great location near both nightlife as well as museums. It’s a bright, pretty unit starting at $77 a night, with everything from Wi-Fi and a full kitchen to bath amenities.
Stylish Ginza Apartment
There's a distinct Midcentury vibe about this minimalist but spacious unit, which was recently refreshed by an interior decorator. Guests will be within walking distance to the Tsukiji Fish Market for only $95 a night.
Tsukiji Fish Market
Splurge for this 430-square-foot penthouse apartment in an elevator building with great views of the Shinjuku Imperial Park. Rates start at $118 a night for the one bedroom space (two, if you count the sofa bed).
Minato-ku Business Travel Apartment
This business travel-approved one-bedroom (highly reviewed spaces with 24-hour check-in and a host of work-ready amenities) is right near the iconic Tokyo Tower. Rates start at $94 per night.