Hotel Niwa Tokyo
At a Glance
Beautiful traditional design giving a more authentic feel in Tokyo
Quiet location, away from the busier areas of the city
Great access to the wider subway system and travel network in Tokyo, being just 3 minutes walk from Suidobashi Station
Relaxing garden courtyard providing a more intimate feel at the hotel
Offers a more traditional feeling hotel and gives guests a relaxed experience away from the hustle and bustle of central Tokyo
Best time to Visit
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Tokyo kicks off its year with cold winter days and the odd snowfall. Although temperatures occasionally drop below freezing, winter (December to February) is usually reasonable. Spring (March to May) brings pleasant, warm days, and, of course, cherry blossoms – early April is probably the best time to view the blooms. Summer (June to August) is hot and muggy. Late June can see torrential rains. The temperature and humidity are at their worst in August. Apart from spring, autumn (September to November) is the most pleasant season as temperatures cool down to a cosy level and days are often clear and fine. Autumn also means the return of the dramatic foliage season, when the parks and green areas of the city mellow into varying hues of orange and red.
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Hotel Niwa provides a chance to experience the quieter side of Tokyo with a view into life in the city outside of the hustle and bustle of downtown Tokyo. This is an elegant property that very much offers a traditional taste of Japanese hospitality.
Conveniently located within easy access to Suidobashi Station and walking distance from the Imperial Palace and the Koishikawa Korakuen Garden, Hotel Niwa provides a great base in Tokyo, especially for those guests that want to enjoy the city at a slower pace. This is a great option in the city, especially for those guests that prefer a more boutique
Rooms at Hotel Niwa are bright and modern with sliding 'washi' paper screens which create the feeling of tradition, complemented by the beautiful manicured gardens and courtyard surrounding the hotel. As a traditional hotel, almost all rooms are twin in set up but provide everything you need for a comfortable stay.
The Japanese restaurant at Hotel Niwa, Yukuri, serves delicious Kaiseki cuisine and overlooks the garden courtyard providing an oasis in Tokyo and a real feel for the relaxing nature of simple Japanese design. Alongside Yukuri, Niwa also serves fantastic French inspired cuisine at the Grill & Bar.
Rooms at Hotel Niwa provide a lovely comfortable stay in the city with all the amenities that you need. Rooms are designed with Japanese tradition in mind and are almost exclusively twin rooms. To promote relaxation, rooms are designed with warm neutral tones and Superior Rooms offer added space and comfort.
Even though there are not any specific childcare facilities available at the hotel, children and families are welcome and there are multiple occupancy rooms available.
There are two lovely restaurants available at Hotel Niwa, serving both French and Japanese cuisines. The Grill & Bar Lieu boasts an impressive wine cellar and offers French inspired dishes, as Yukuri is well known in the neighbourhood for serving traditional Japanese Kaiseki cuisine and overlooks the beautiful garden courtyard.
Hotel Niwa does not have its own swimming pool but can provide pool access for their guests at the parter facility Esforta Suidobashi, just a minute walk from the hotel.
Tokyo is a fascinating and thrilling city to explore and from Hotel Niwa the city is at your fingertips, being just 3 minutes walk from the Suidobashi Station which acts as your gateway to the wider city. For when you want to walk to explore Tokyo, the Imperial Palace and the Koishikawa Korakuen Garden are within easy distance.
Ancient Nikko Day Trip
Enjoy a day trip to Nikko as you explore the ancient sacred site for the Japanese and visit Shin-kyo, Rinno-ji, Tosho-gu and Taiyuin byo. Return to Tokyo by JR Train.
Choice of Half Day Family Activity
This afternoon, families can make a choice to visit either the Railway Museum or the Museum of Emerging Science and Innovation.
Code of the Samurai
Enjoy a one hour Samurai lesson and immerse in the code of the samurai to learn about their manners and etiquette. Practise some basic movements of Japanese swordplay.
Cruise on Sumidagawa River
Enjoy a scenic cruise along Sumidagawa river and end in the beautiful Hamairkyo garden. Relax amongst nature and enjoy a cup of tea.
Full Day Tokyo City Tour
Discover Asakusa today and explore Sensoji before proceeding to the Tokyo Skytree, the tallest structure in Japan that offers great panoramic views. Head to Edo Tokyo Museum and if time permits, make a visit to the Meiji Shrine.
Half Day Modern Tokyo
Embark on a half day tour of modern Tokyo. Discover the busy Shibuya, peaceful Yoyogi Park nestled amongst the bustle of the city. Continue to Harajuku and end with a visit to Shinjuku, a contrast of bright neon lights and tall modern skyscrapers.
Highlights of Eastern Tokyo
Discoer the highlights of the Tokyo Metropolis, exploring the Asakusa District, Sensoji Temple, Nakamis Shoping Street, Akihabara and the Imperial Palace.
Japanese Calligraphy Class
Embark on a Japanese Calligraphy class and learn about the basic art form of writing, starting from the characters!
Luxury Japanese Cuisine Cooking Class
Today you can try your hand at creating your own traditional Japanese foods.
Engage in a 2 hours Ninja lesson to discover the ancient techniques of these mysterious underground warriors who contributed greatly to the Japan's Sengoku civil war.
Sushi Cooking Class in Tokyo
Take part in a cooking class and try your hand at creating various types of sushi.
Tsukiji Morning Market
Visit the renowned Tsukiji Market in the early morning today on your own and enjoy a mouth-watering Sushi breakfast in the outer market at a restaurant that has been around for over 300 years!
Tuna auction with Tuna Dining at Toyosu Fish Market
Visit the biggest wholesale fish and seafood market in the world, Toyosu Fish Market to experience the excitement of the auction and enjoy a fresh tuna tasting breakfast after the tour.
Location & directions
Set in one of the quieter neighbourhoods of Tokyo, Hotel Niwa is within walking distance of the Imperial Palace.
How to get there
International flight to Tokyo Airport. The hotel is approximately 60 minutes from the airport.
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