Bookings are as reliable as a hotel, yet very cozy in a super fun neighborhood! 1/2 the price.
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Secure, modern building, 4 minute walk from Koenji Station!!!
WiFi if working from home!
A SUNNY, COZY, PRIVATE, one-bedroom apartment on the 10th floor in Koenji. High-rise building with a PRIVATE BALCONY with a breathtaking SKYLINE VIEW of SHINJUKU, TOKYO! Perfect for visitors looking for a convenient location, only 4 minutes walk from station.
THIS APARTMENT NOW HAS A PULL-OUT DOUBLE SOFA-BED, FOR THE COMFORT OF TWO GUESTS.
(PICTURED COUCH NO LONGER THERE)
4 min walk to KOENJI STATION
(JR CHUO LINE, JR SOBU LINE, METRO TOZAI LINE)
10 min walk to SHINKOENJI STATION
(METRO MARUNOUCHI LINE)
Koenji Station to SHINJUKU = 7 min
Koenji Station to SHIBUYA = 16 min
Koenji Station to IKEBUKURO = 16 min
Koenji Station to SHIN-OKUBO ( Koreatown) = 11 min
From NARITA AIRPORT you can easily catch the no-hassle Limousine Bus (about 3,000 yen) directly to Shinjuku Station, which is a 7 min train ride to Koenji.
From HANEDA AIRPORT you can easily catch the Limousine Bus (about 1,200 yen) directly to Shinjuku Station, which is a 7 min train ride to Koenji.
If you're looking for an exciting and convenient neighborhood to live in, this is it. On the JR Chuo Line, one of the most central lines in Japan, you'll get anywhere in central Tokyo in minutes!
*You won't need to pay extra to connect to the most popular train line, JR Yamanote, as there is a free transfer *
Koenji is full of places to eat, cafes, unique vintage shops, arcades, music studios and local yakitori shops. There are supermarkets and convenience stores all within a minute walk from the apartment and an excellent 24 hour sushi spot down the street.
A very sunny, breezy bedroom, with a private balcony facing Shinjuku. A comfy sofa-bed, 28" TV, heated carpet, storage unit and a big closet.
High Speed in-room WiFi included.
- Gas stove
- Rice cooker
- Dishes, utensils
- Paper towels, tissues
- Shampoo, Conditioner, Body soap
- Hair Dryer
- Laundry detergent, etc.
The apartment is in EXCELLENT condition. Sensored lights for your convenience and an intercom system. You won't need to drag your suitcase up the steps as there is an elevator in the building!
Ideal for 1 guest, but can sleep 2.
Coin Laundry is located about a 4 minute walk from the apartment.
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Nora worked very hard to find a way for us to stay in Tokyo for a month during high season on short notice. The Phoenix apartment was small for a couple, but we were able to manage it for 11 days because of how high-quality the apartment is--everything works well, and while it small, the space is extremely well-utilized. Nora worked very hard to make sure we were happy there. Would stay there again without hesitation, and would definitely work with Nora again.
We stayed at Noras place for 20 days and it was absolutely perfect. It s a bit small for a canadian standards but pretty normal for japanese living. Nevertheless, it is extremly coazy and you really have a nice view over shinjuku. Nora is a great and friendly host. She organized and explained everything to the smallest detail. I really appreciated her help throughout our stay, Koenji is also a very hip place to be. YOu can eat (ramen streets everywhere), shop and relax (various hot springs nearby) very well. Furthermore, you are not are far (about 20-30min by JR/Metro) from the main attractions in Tokyo. 10/10 would recommend.
I really enjoyed my stay in Nora's apartment. It is located in Koenji which is a great area with lots of restaurants and interesting shops.
The apartment is small which is not unusual for Tokyo. The couch becomes the bed at night and the coffee table can fold up.
When I was there the balcony was enclosed with plastic sheets as there was work on the exterior of the building. It meant I didn't get the great view but Nora told me about this work before I booked.
The building is very secure with key entry. I should mention that the nearest coin laundry is near the 24hr Seiyo supermarket which is on the west side of the Koenji 'Pall' covered shopping mall walk. Go to the traffic lights nearest the apartment and head west, cross the mall and keep going 100 metres. Turn right (north) at Seiyo supermarket, the laundry is just past the Rainbow Cafe on the corner.
I'd happily stay at Nora's apartment again.
We LOVED Koengi and Nora's place is the BEST place to be!
Koengi is a quiet town full of small independently owned shops (mostly clothing) - real cool, interesting and fun!!!!!
Also, it's a GREAT place to be if you have the JR Railways pass (Koengi is a JR train station)
Nora's apartment was VERY well appointed with a nice view (too bad the building was being renovated at the moment we stayed and the view was covered).
Clean and complete. Nora's directions were VERY clear and she answered our questions quickly!
Third stay here in Nora's apartment and we had a great time once again. Apartment was clean and in top order as usual and communication etc. was all perfect again.
Koenji is always great to come back to and use as a base to explore Tokyo or just wander about locally for a more relaxed time.
Miss it all already.
While this apartment is on the tiny side, the location is fantastic - only about 5 minutes walk to the train station and then a short train ride to Shinjuku. The neighbourhood is colourful and energetic with lots of places to eat and drink including a range of small bars near the station.
Nora's communication was fantastic and her directions to the apartment were very clear - I had absolutely no problems finding the apartment.
The apartment, while small as mentioned (I wouldn't recommend this listing for 2 people), was very new, clean and well organised. Besides food, shaving stuff and a toothbrush, I didn't need to buy anything. On top of this, the view from the bedroom/living room is fantastic!
I would definitely consider staying in this apartment again. Both the room and the location are fantastic.
The apartment is small but very well organized. Nora is very organized for your check in and your check out, she lets you know everything so that you can find it.
The real plus is the wonderful view on Shinjuku from the balcony. Plus Koenji is probably the best area in Tokyo, so definitely worth checkin it out.
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Hi! I've been hosting on AirBnB for over two years now.
I have a few apartments in Koenji, very fun part of Tokyo! It is very very close to the major stations in Tokyo, like Shinjuku and Shibuya, yet still has a local neighborhood vibe. Check out the reviews!
Feel free to send a message if you have any questions about my apartments in Koenji!