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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.
To start planning your holiday to Conrad 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.
Located in Shiodome, the luxurious Conrad Tokyo offers panoramic views of the extensive Hamarikyu gardens, a former royal residence, and the Tokyo Bay skyline. This is a great location for exploring Tokyo, with the famous Tsukiji Fish Market just a 10 minute walk and the designer shopping area of Ginza just a 5 minute walk away.
Each of the 290 rooms and suites exude luxury with an atmosphere rich in the soothing design and distinctive traditions of Japan. The bathrooms are extremely stylish with glass walls to ensure that the views of the city or the harbour can be enjoyed from the free-standing bath tub.
The hotel offers excellent dining facilities including the brasserie-style Gordon Ramsay Restaurant Cerise and the French influenced Gordon Ramsay at The Conrad Tokyo. The elegant China Blue serves modern Chinese cuisine and Kazahana is a speciality Japanese restaurant. For afternoon tea or evening drinks accompanied by live music, TwentyEight Bar has breathtaking views and a sophisticated vibe.
The Conrad's spa is designed to indulge and soothe, and is complemented by a sauna, steam rooms and a stunning 25 metre 'sumie' style indoor swimming pool.
The Conrad's 290 spacious rooms and suites have high ceilings and large windows offering wonderful views over the city or Tokyo Bay and blend contemporary technology and luxury with the calming influence of traditional Japanese design. There are 172 Ocean/Garden and Cityview Rooms, 50 Executive Rooms, 63 Suites, 4 Deluxe Suites and 1 Royal Suite. The Executive Rooms are great for those wanting access to an executive lounge, dedicated concierge and butler. Most guests in Suites also have complimentary access to these facilities which include daily breakfast, afternoon tea and evening cocktails and canapés.
Children are very welcome at the Conrad Tokyo where cots and highchairs are readily available and children's menus feature in the restaurants. The hotel has a dedicated children's DVD library and babysitting can also be arranged on request.
There are 4 options for eating within the hotel including 2 Gordon Ramsay restaurants, Cerise and Gordon Ramsay at the Conrad Tokyo, the Japanese Kazahana and the modern China Blue. TwentyEight is a bar with breathtaking views of Tokyo Bay and has live music in the evenings. Described as a 'harmonious cocoon' the Mizuki Spa has 10 treatment rooms and a huge range of indulgences on offer. There is also a 25 metre indoor swimming pool, sauna, steam rooms and a fully equipped gym.
There is plenty to do just a short walk from the hotel including the peaceful Hamarikyu Gardens and the buzzing Tsukiji fish market. Shiodome is a hub for a variety of exciting shopping districts, while the luxurious shopping areas of Ginza and Omotesando, the historical merchants' street, Kappabashi, and the eccentric Harajuku and Shibuya are just a short distance away. The hotel can arrange both daytime and evening harbour cruises, and excellent international cuisine is available on board.
Julie Geyton (Staff)
Located in Shimbashi 37 floors above Shiidome this luxury property has amazing views over Tokyo Bay and the new Olympic Athletes accommodation for 2020. It is centrally located with great food options and bars and a fabulous spa and 25 metre pool. Although a large property service is excellemtn and all rooms are large with great views and it is located close to Ginza with great shopping and restaurants.
Victoria Douglas (Staff)
I was surprisingly delighted with this hotel. I had expected a slightly corporate feel, however the atmosphere here was very leisurely with the meeting spaces cleverly hidden away. What I liked most was the contemporary, funky design without feeling part of a fashion show! The rooms have a slightly retro touch with cherry blossom carpets and large circular mirrors, all sounding a bit garish but it works well and the views from the bay view rooms are just fantastic! This is a 5 star property which represents excellent value.
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.
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.
Helicopter Flight Over Tokyo Skyline
Enjoy a stunning 20 minute helicopter flight over one of the largest cities in the world, taking in the stunning Tokyo skyline from the air.
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.
Highlights of Tokyo
A full day tour of the highlights of Tokyo with your English speaking guide, exploring the Meijijingu shrine, Roppongi Hills where you'll go up to the observation deck for 360 degree views of the city, and the areas of Omotesando, Aoyama and Ginza.
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.
Morning with a Sumo Wrestler
The ancient art of Sumo wrestling requires years of dedicated training in a ‘heya’, or stable, and this is a chance to visit one of these to observe a morning training session and appreciate the complete devotion of the wrestlers to their sport.
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.
Old Town Tokyo Food Tour
Take a step back in time as you leave behind the neon lights of Tokyo’s bustling centre and dive into the food and craft culture of the Yanaka district. This is a charmingly nostalgic area and offers a chance to discover a different side to the city.
Suitable for both older families and couples, this guided Samurai Experience offers guests the chance to learn more about this ancient art. Learn the skills required to draw, sheathe and wield a katana, the traditional swords used by samurai.
Sushi Cooking Class in Tokyo
Take part in a cooking class and try your hand at creating various types of sushi.
Japan is world famous for its incredible sushi. Today take the chance to try your hand at making these delicious dishes for yourself.
Taiko Drumming Lesson
Enjoy a demonstration by pro master and a lesson in Taiko drumming in Tokyo. Taiko is broadly a range of large percussion instruments in Japan and its origins sit within Japanese folklore and communication method.
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.
Tokyo, Hakone, Takayama, Kanazawa, Hiroshima, Kyoto
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- Glide through Japan on high-speed bullet trains, zipping past staggeringly beautiful scenery
- An all-encompassing tailormade trip through Japan, showing you the highlights and lesser explored regions of this magical country
- Sink into tranquillity in an open-air hot spring during your stay in Hakone
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