Destination guide

The captivating city of Toshima awaits you

Take a holiday to Toshima and enjoy the area's temples, entertainment and museums. Well known for its shopping, restaurants and monuments, this cosmopolitan city won't disappoint. Meiji Jingu Shrine and Tokyo Imperial Palace are just a couple of the must-see attractions in the area. Are you looking for specific amenities for your getaway? Many of our holiday rentals feature full kitchens and laundry facilities.

Activities

Sightseeing in and around Toshima

Do you want to discover attractions to see while you're in the area? Venture out of your holiday home and experience everything that Toshima has to offer. Here are some of the top attractions to put on your list, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Tokyo Tower (5.3 mi / 8.6 km)
  • Disneyland® Tokyo (11.5 mi / 18.6 km)
  • Tokyo Sea Life Park (10.5 mi / 16.8 km)
  • Nekobukuro (0.3 mi / 0.5 km)
  • Namco Namja Town (0.5 mi / 0.7 km)
  • J-World Tokyo (0.5 mi / 0.8 km)
Weather

Seasonal weather averages in Toshima

If you're planning a holiday around the weather, August, July, September and June are the hottest months to visit, when temperatures average 28°F.

Natural features

Exploring the natural landscape of Toshima

Whether you're looking for exciting outdoor activities or just want to appreciate the scenery, Toshima is a great place to get outside. These are a few of the area's noteworthy features, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Shinjuku Gyoen National Garden (3.2 mi / 5.2 km)
  • Ueno Park (3.6 mi / 5.8 km)
  • Imperial Palace Garden (4 mi / 6.4 km)
  • Yoyogi Park (4.3 mi / 6.9 km)
  • Mejiro Garden (0.6 mi / 1 km)
  • Shinedogawa Park (1.4 mi / 2.2 km)
How to get there

How to get to and around Toshima

The nearest airport is in Tokyo (HND-Haneda), located 13.2 mi (21.3 km) from the city centre. If you can't find a flight that works for your travel itinerary, you can also fly into Tokyo (NRT-Narita Intl.), which is 38.1 mi (61.2 km) away.

If you prefer to travel by train, Tokyo Ikebukuro Station, Tokyo Kita-Ikebukuro Station and Shimoochiai station are the main stations that serve the city. You can get around Toshima by catching a ride on the metro at Ikebukuro Station, Toden-Zoshigaya Station or Higashi-Ikebukuro-Yonchome Station.

Where to stay around Toshima?

Our 2019 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 52 holiday lettings near Toshima. From 21 Houses to 28 Flats, find unique self catering accommodation for you to enjoy a memorable stay with your family and friends. The best place to stay near Toshima for a long holiday or a weekend break is on HomeAway.

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

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

  • Tokyo Otsuka Station: 490 holiday lettings
  • The Sunshine 60 Observatory: 479 holiday lettings
  • Tokyo Ikebukuro Station: 491 holiday lettings
  • Shimoochiai station: 478 holiday lettings
  • Sunshine Aquarium: 480 holiday lettings

But there are many other points of interest around Toshima 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 Toshima?

Yes, of course. HomeAway offers 21 Houses in Toshima. Our other popular types of Toshima holiday rentals include:

  • Flats: 28 self catering accommodations
  • Studios: 29 self catering accommodations

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

Yes, you can select your preferred holiday accommodation with internet/wifi among our 45 holiday homes with internet/wifi available in Toshima. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available.