Destination guide

Head to the friendly city of Okubo

Enjoy the temples and other features of Okubo. This welcoming and walkable city is well known for its shopping, restaurants and local tours. Meiji Jingu Shrine and Tokyo Imperial Palace are just a couple of the must-see attractions in the area. Many of our holiday rentals offer full kitchens, spacious living quarters and sometimes even a hot tub—perfect for a relaxing getaway.


Activities and attractions in and around Okubo

Are you looking for attractions to visit while you're in the area? Although it can be tempting to stay in your comfortable holiday rental, you'll want to experience everything that makes Okubo a fun place to get away to. Here are some of the most popular attractions to put on your list, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Tokyo Tower (3.8 mi / 6.1 km)
  • Disneyland® Tokyo (10.9 mi / 17.5 km)
  • Tokyo Sea Life Park (9.8 mi / 15.7 km)
  • VR Zone Shinjuku (0.6 mi / 1 km)
  • Robot Restaurant (0.7 mi / 1.1 km)
  • Meiji-jingu Gaien Ice Skating Rink (1.7 mi / 2.8 km)
Natural features

Exploring the natural features in Okubo

Whether you're looking for adventure or just want to take in the scenery, Okubo is a great place to get outside. Here are a few of the area's most eye-catching features, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Shinjuku Gyoen National Garden (1.3 mi / 2.1 km)
  • Yoyogi Park (2.3 mi / 3.7 km)
  • Imperial Palace Garden (3.1 mi / 5 km)
  • Ueno Park (3.9 mi / 6.2 km)
  • Toyama Park (0.3 mi / 0.4 km)
  • Okubo Park (0.5 mi / 0.8 km)
How to get there

Travelling to and around Okubo

The nearest airport is in Tokyo (HND-Haneda), located 11.6 mi (18.6 km) from the city centre. If you can't find a flight that's convenient for your trip, you might consider flying into Tokyo (NRT-Narita Intl.), which is 38.6 mi (62.2 km) away.

Where to stay around Okubo?

Our 2019 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 54 holiday lettings near Okubo. From 11 Houses to 39 Flats, find unique self catering accommodation for you to enjoy a memorable stay with your family and friends. The best place to stay near Okubo for a long holiday or a weekend break is on HomeAway.

What is the best area to stay when travelling to Okubo?

Whether you are travelling solo or with family and friends, here are the areas with the largest selection of holiday accommodations for a long holiday or just a weekend break in Okubo:

  • Shinjuku: 199 holiday homes
  • Shibuya: 194 holiday homes
  • Nishinippori: 22 holiday homes
  • Kamiuma: 24 holiday homes
  • Ueno: 25 holiday homes

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

What are the most popular points of interest and landmarks to stay near when travelling to Okubo?

HomeAway offers a large selection of holiday accommodations near great places in Okubo. From HomeAway travellers, the most popular points of interest to stay near are:

  • Toyama Park: 638 holiday lettings
  • Nakagin Capsule Tower: 638 holiday lettings
  • Bridgestone Museum of Art: 634 holiday lettings
  • The Tokyo Metropolitan Government: 631 holiday lettings
  • Japan Calligraphy Museum: 631 holiday lettings

But there are many other points of interest around Okubo listed on HomeAway where you can find your place to stay. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available near the point of interest of your choice.

Can I rent Houses in Okubo?

Yes, of course. HomeAway offers 11 Houses in Okubo. Our other popular types of Okubo holiday rentals include:

  • Flats: 39 self catering accommodations
  • Villas: 4 self catering accommodations
  • Studios: 39 self catering accommodations

Can I find a holiday accommodation with internet/wifi in Okubo?

Yes, you can select your preferred holiday accommodation with internet/wifi among our 49 holiday homes with internet/wifi available in Okubo. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available.

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