Destination guide

Why people love visiting vibrant Shinjuku

The area's temples and architecture are just some of the reasons to come on holiday to Shinjuku. Travellers to this cosmopolitan city praise the shopping, restaurants and bars. Take in top local attractions such as Shinjuku Gyoen National Garden and Tokyo Metropolitan Government Building. 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 Shinjuku

Are you looking for top things to see and do while you're in town? Although it can be tempting to stay in your comfortable holiday rental, you'll want to experience everything that Shinjuku has to offer. Here are some of the top attractions to see, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Tokyo Tower (3.5 mi / 5.7 km)
  • Disneyland® Tokyo (10.6 mi / 17.1 km)
  • Tokyo Sea Life Park (9.5 mi / 15.3 km)
  • Robot Restaurant (0.6 mi / 0.9 km)
  • VR Zone Shinjuku (0.6 mi / 1 km)
  • Meiji-jingu Gaien Ice Skating Rink (1.5 mi / 2.4 km)
Natural features

Exploring the natural features in Shinjuku

Whether you're looking for adventure or just want to appreciate the scenery, you'll be sure to find the perfect setting for your holiday in Shinjuku. Here are a few of the area's most stunning sights, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Shinjuku Gyoen National Garden (1.1 mi / 1.8 km)
  • Yoyogi Park (2.2 mi / 3.6 km)
  • Imperial Palace Garden (2.9 mi / 4.6 km)
  • Ueno Park (3.7 mi / 6 km)
  • Toyama Park (0.5 mi / 0.8 km)
  • Okubo Park (0.5 mi / 0.8 km)
How to get there

Travelling to and around Shinjuku

The nearest airport is in Tokyo (HND-Haneda), located 11.3 mi (18.2 km) from the city centre. If you can't find a flight that's convenient for your trip, you could book a flight to Tokyo (NRT-Narita Intl.), which is 38.4 mi (61.9 km) away.

If you prefer to travel by train, Tokyo Shin-Okubo Station, Tokyo Seibu-Shinjuku Station and Tokyo Okubo Station are the main stations in the city. You can see more of Shinjuku by catching a ride on the metro at Higashi-shinjuku Station, Nishi-waseda Station or Wakamatsu-kawada Station.

How many holiday rentals are available around Shinjuku?

Our 2020 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 459 holiday lettings around Shinjuku. From 354 flats & apartments to 60 houses, find unique self catering accommodation for you to enjoy a memorable stay with your family and friends for a long holiday or a weekend break.

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

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 Shinjuku:

  • Suginami: 80 holiday homes
  • Taito: 302 holiday homes
  • Shibuya: 428 holiday homes
  • Nishinippori: 36 holiday homes
  • Kamiuma: 27 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 Shinjuku? offers a large selection of holiday accommodations near great places in Shinjuku. From travellers, the most popular points of interest to stay near are:

  • Tokyo Shinjuku Station: 1,667 holiday lettings
  • Isetan Department Store Shinjuku: 1,668 holiday lettings
  • Shinjuku Isetan: 1,668 holiday lettings
  • Konica Minolta Plaza: 1,668 holiday lettings
  • Studio Alta: 1,667 holiday lettings

But there are many other points of interest around Shinjuku listed on 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 Flats in Shinjuku?

Yes, of course. offers 354 Flats in Shinjuku. Our other popular types of Shinjuku holiday rentals include:

  • Houses: 60 self catering accommodations
  • Studios: 356 self catering accommodations
  • Villas: 6 self catering accommodations

But you can also enjoy a great stay in one of our other holiday rentals including Guest houses and more.

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

Yes, you can select your preferred holiday accommodation with internet/wifi among our 426 holiday homes with internet/wifi available in Shinjuku. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available.

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