Whether you plan to spend time in Tokyo for business or pleasure, do allow some time to take in some of the attractions in this noble city that exudes charm and culture.
One standout attraction is the mysterious yet majestic Imperial Palace, which is still home to the Japanese Emperor and his family. It boasts exquisite gardens that open daily for public viewing.
Another noteworthy attraction is a cruise along one of Tokyo’s magnificent waterways. Some offer romantic dinner options, too! And, luckily for everyone, accommodation options are plentiful in all classes.
1. The Ritz-Carlton, Tokyo
This glamorous 5-star establishment is in good company with the Tokyo Imperial Palace. As guests may expect, the Ritz-Carlton, Tokyo ticks all the boxes when it comes to facilities and amenities. All 248 rooms are air-conditioned and enjoy fabulous views over the amazing Tokyo skyline. Guests can relax at the full-service spa or plunge into the indoor pool after a circuit around the fitness center.
2. APA Villa Hotel Akasaka-Mitsuke
This is a modern 3-star hotel with 223 air-conditioned rooms, and it's right in the heart of the city, within walking distance of Akasaka Biz Tower and the ACT Theater. Most rooms at the APA Villa Hotel have a view across the stunning Tokyo skyline both by day and night. This hotel has a cafe for guests. Complimentary wired and wireless Internet access is available.
3. Shinagawa Prince Hotel
A stay at this family-friendly hotel makes a good choice for families traveling with children, as it’s centrally located in Tokyo close to the Sengakuji Temple and Tokyo Tower. Happoen Garden and Tokyo Metropolitan Teien Art Museum are right there, too. The 3-star-rated Shinagawa Prince Hotel has its own restaurant and pool, and most rooms here offer skyline views!
4. Palace Hotel Tokyo
As the name suggests, this 5-star hotel is close to the Imperial Palace, right in the center of the city. Make yourself at home in one of the 290 air-conditioned luxury suites, each with a stunning view over Tokyo. The Palace Hotel has all the services and amenities the discerning guest would expect to find in a top-notch facility. These include a bar/lounge, restaurants, hotel pool, health center, and spa.
5. Conrad Tokyo Hotel
The 5-star Conrad Tokyo is a high-rise hotel in the city’s futuristic Shiodome area overlooking Tokyo Bay, and it's close to three train stations. Guests can enjoy a movie with a delicious meal ordered from room service, and the views from the ceiling-to-floor windows are mesmerizing. Based here, you are just minutes from Hamarikyu Garden and the Tokyo Tower. The famous Tsukiji Fish Market and Kabuki-za Theater are also just around the corner!
It is no wonder that trendy Tokyo is such a magnetic travel destination. This stunning city offers special events, attractions, and numerous places of interest for the curious traveler. There’s so much to do and see here just don’t forget all the amazing food! You may come for the city views, but you’ll stay for the sushi and ramen.