Asakusa

Asakusa

Great For

Temples, restaurants, history, the annual carnival

Not Great For

Shopping

An area that is rich in so many different ways, Asakusa has a remarkable history with a terrific sense of spiritual importance. It’s also an amazing part of Tokyo for its culinary legacy, which more than lives on today, making it absolutely ideal for someone looking to try out traditional Japanese cuisine. With a great sense of fun, Asakusa is well known for the Brazilian style carnival it holds every year. Any area that can mix festival like fun with grand spirituality has to be intriguing enough to check out.

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Top Attractions in Asakusa

  • Sensoji
  • Asakusa Samba Carnival
  • CHAGOHAN TOKYO – Japanese Cuisine Cooking School
  • Sanja Matsuri
  • Denpoin Temple

Getting to Asakusa

The best way to get to Asakusa is the Metro Ginza line (G19). There’s a few options to get on the line, for example, you can connect at the Yamanote line at Ueno. There’s also four trips from Narita Airport to Asakusa.

Top Picks: Luxury Hotels in Asakusa, Tokyo

Palace Hotel Tokyo

In addition to a full-service spa, Palace Hotel Tokyo features an indoor pool and a 24-hour fitness centre. Dining is available at one of the hotel’s 7 restaurants, and guests can grab a coffee at the coffee shop/café. The property …

Hotel Chinzanso Tokyo

In addition to a full-service spa, Hotel Chinzanso Tokyo features an indoor pool and a 24-hour fitness centre. Dining is available at one of the hotel’s 7 restaurants, and guests can grab a coffee at the coffee shop/café. A bar/lounge …

Grand Hyatt Tokyo

In addition to a full-service spa, Grand Hyatt Tokyo features an indoor pool and a spa tub. Dining is available at one of the hotel’s 7 restaurants, and guests can grab a coffee at the coffee shop/café. Guests can unwind …

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Mid-Range Hotels in Asakusa, Tokyo

Sheraton Grande Tokyo Bay Hotel

In addition to an indoor pool and an outdoor pool, Sheraton Grande Tokyo Bay Hotel provides a sauna and a fitness centre. Dining is available at one of the hotel’s 4 restaurants, and guests can grab a coffee at the …

The Royal Park Hotel Tokyo Shiodome

Dining is available at one of the hotel’s 4 restaurants, and guests can grab a coffee at the coffee shop/café. The property also has a nearby corner/local shop. A bar/lounge is on site where guests can unwind with a drink. …

Hotel Niwa Tokyo

Dining is available at one of the hotel’s 2 restaurants, and guests can grab a coffee at the coffee shop/café. The property also has a nearby snack bar/deli. A bar/lounge is on site where guests can unwind with a drink. …

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Budget hotels in Asakusa, Tokyo

Sotetsu Fresa Inn Tokyo-Roppongi

The hotel offers a coffee shop/café. A computer station is located on-site, and wired and wireless Internet access is complimentary. This Tokyo hotel also offers multilingual staff, on-site laundry facilities and dry cleaning/laundry services.

Shinjuku Washington Hotel Main

Dining is available at one of the hotel’s 15 restaurants, and guests can grab a coffee at the coffee shop/café. The property also has a nearby corner/local shop. A bar/lounge is on site where guests can unwind with a drink. …

THE KNOT TOKYO Shinjuku

The hotel offers a restaurant. A bar/lounge is on site where guests can unwind with a drink. Wireless Internet access is complimentary. This Art Deco hotel also offers multilingual staff, on-site laundry facilities and a lift service. A total renovation …

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