It's increasingly rare in Tokyo to live in a house, as Tokyoites preferring "mansions" apartments. This house, perfect for families or large groups, offers the luxury of a large space, with its four bedrooms including one tatami room, and its spacious living room.
Description of the house
On the ground floor there is a large and well equipped kitchen, living / dining room for your whole group to relax and enjoy, and a small office with a sofa bed. There is also a bathroom, washing machine, and restroom for easy access on the ground floor.
Upstairs there is a western room with a double bed, a western room with two single beds, a Japanese room with two futons, and a shower room with a sink area as well. Whether you are a family of three of four, or a large group, Ikebukuro house is a spacious property to stay in during your time in Tokyo.
The proximity to Ikebukuro Station will allow you to make the most of your trip to Tokyo without wasting any time on the transportation system, and you will find everything you need here, for example the famous electronic store, Bic Camera, for great shopping.
Plans and equipments
- Washing Machine
- Coffee Machine
- Table Ware
- Kitchen Ustensil
- Electric Kettle
Location of the house
The district of Kami-Ikebukuro is located in the North (Kita in Japanese) of the large Ikebukuro station, approximately 10 minutes away by foot (and 3 minutes by taxi). As in the city of Tokyo, as soon as you exit the main roads, you will find the calm of the district.
- Pluses: Quick access to Tokyo's major centres (Shinjuku, Shibuya, Ueno, Akihabara...). A handy district for accessing the shops (Maruetsu Supermarket, Family Mart Konbini, bento sellers...). A district that is quiet at night and in the daytime, as soon as you move away from the Meiji Dori.
- Minuses: Not many traditional restaurants nearby. The Meji Dori and its pavements are sometimes a little bit congested to access the large Ikebukuro station.
- Shops: Maruetsu Supermarket, open 24/24 - Family Mart Konbinis and Seven Eleven (where money withdrawal with a foreign credit card is available) - Bento shops - Dry-cleaning stores
- Transports: From Ikebukuro station : The JR Yamanote Line, to reach the major centres of Tokyo - The Marunouchi and Yurakucho metro lines allow you to quickly reach the centre of Tokyo
- Attractions: The Sunshine centre, the first great urban complex built at the end of the 1970s, home to a magnificent aquarium (reopening scheduled for summer 2011) and an open-air terrace overlooking Tokyo on the 60th floor. The first and largest Bic Camera store, the largest range of video-hifi in Japan. The Amlux store, one of the largest Toyota show-rooms in Japan
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