The sheer level of energy in Tokyo is the most striking aspect of Japan’s capital city. Sightseeing in its streets can be a neon assault that’s quite enthralling, but there are areas of calm too, as well older traditions in evidence. Spring is an excellent time to visit to witness the cherry blossom blooming, but any time of year is good here.
Take an evening stroll through the Shinjuku district of Tokyo and every preconceived image of modern Japan will be there to greet you: the thronging crowds decked out in the wildest fashions, towering skyscrapers, flashing neon and all the noise and excitement of what is probably the world’s ultimate metropolis.
The newly renovated and reopened iconic Palace Hotel is contemporary in style and in one of the most desirable locations in Tokyo. With outdoor terraces, balconies and incredible views it is a great addition to Tokyo's collection of luxury properties.
The 84-room Aman Tokyo is located just a hop, skip and a jump from Tokyo Station and occupies the top six floors of the Oternachi Tower. With traditional chic Aman style, you will find an urban sanctuary in the heart of buzzing Tokyo.
Mandarin Oriental Tokyo
The Mandarin Oriental is a chic hotel located in a commanding position high above the busy metropolis of Tokyo, giving unparalleled views. It is just a short distance from the exclusive Ginza shopping area and the Imperial Palace Gardens.
Offering commanding views of the city and Imperial Palace Gardens, The Peninsula is an icon on the Tokyo cityscape. Luxurious comfort, sophisticated facilities and the legendary Peninsula service make this one of the most exclusive properties in Tokyo.
Located 37 floors above the Tokyo Shiodome area, The Conrad Tokyo is a luxury contemporary, Japanese-influenced design hotel with superior views over Tokyo Bay and this vibrant, dynamic city.
Four Seasons Otemachi
A celebration of understated elegance, with sweeping views, chic minimalist décor, first-class chefs, soothing spa and spectacular sky-high terrace, the hotel provides a serene and luxurious sanctuary from the bustle of the city below.
Brilliantly located close by to Tokyo Station and the Imperial Palace, Hoshinoya Tokyo is one of Tokyo's most unique hotels. Drawing inspiration from a traditional Japanese ryokan, this 17 story city hotel offers peaceful respite from the bustling city.
Park Hotel Tokyo
Park Hotel is a fantastic option in Tokyo and offers a rarity in the city of being both a design hotel and affordable in one. With a great central location and focus on art, this is a brilliant base especially for anyone that is a modern culture vulture.
Park Hyatt Tokyo
The Park Hyatt Tokyo is a prominent feature in Tokyo's skyline, comprising three interconnecting towers in the vibrant area of Shinjunku. Luxury accommodation and the latest in technology, style and design dominate the hotel.
The Edition Toranomon
Designed by architect Kengo Kuma and hotel guru, Ian Schrager, the Tokyo Edition is full of style and spirit. On the upper floors of a skyscraper, the jungle-like lobby, minimalist rooms, and buzzy scene, make this a popular choice with the in-crowd.
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