Destination guide

Head to the culturally rich city of Asakusa

Come and experience Asakusa and its temples, culture and monuments. This city's shopping, restaurants and museums draw many visitors. Take in top local attractions such as Sensoji Temple and Asakusa Shrine. Many of our holiday rentals offer full kitchens, spacious living quarters and sometimes even a hot tub—perfect for a relaxing getaway.

Activities

Activities and attractions in and around Asakusa

Are you looking for top things to see and do in the city? Although it can be tempting to stay in your comfortable holiday rental, you'll want to check out everything that makes Asakusa a fun spot to go on holiday. Here are some of the major attractions to explore, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Tokyo Tower (5 mi / 8 km)
  • Disneyland® Tokyo (7.3 mi / 11.7 km)
  • Tokyo Sea Life Park (6.4 mi / 10.2 km)
  • Hanayashiki Amusement Park (0.2 mi / 0.3 km)
  • Sumida Aquarium (0.8 mi / 1.4 km)
  • Ueno Zoo (1.4 mi / 2.2 km)
Natural highlights

Exploring the natural features in Asakusa

Whether you're looking for adventure or just want to spend some time taking in the scenery, Asakusa is a great place to spend some time outside. These are a few of the area's most stunning natural features, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Ueno Park (1.4 mi / 2.2 km)
  • Imperial Palace Garden (3 mi / 4.9 km)
  • Shinjuku Gyoen National Garden (5.4 mi / 8.7 km)
  • Yoyogi Park (6.6 mi / 10.7 km)
  • Sumida Park (0.3 mi / 0.6 km)
  • Mukojima-Hyakkaen Gardens (1.1 mi / 1.8 km)
How to get there

How to get to and around Asakusa

The nearest airport is in Tokyo (HND-Haneda), located 11.6 mi (18.7 km) from the city centre. If you can't find a flight that's convenient for your trip, you could book a flight to Tokyo (NRT-Narita Intl.), which is 33.4 mi (53.7 km) away.

Catch a ride on the metro at Asakusa Station to easily navigate the city.

Where to stay near Asakusa?

Our 2019 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 52 holiday rentals near Asakusa. From 15 Houses to 34 Condos/Apartments, find unique holiday homes for you to enjoy a memorable stay with your family and friends. The best place to stay near Asakusa for a long holiday or a weekend break is on HomeAway.

What is the best area to stay when travelling to Asakusa?

Whether you are travelling solo or with family and friends, here are the areas with the largest selection of holiday rentals for a long holiday or just a weekend break in Asakusa:

  • Shinjuku: 222 holiday homes
  • Shibuya: 223 holiday homes
  • Honmachi: 46 holiday homes
  • Udagawacho: 47 holiday homes
  • Minamiaoyama: 35 holiday homes

For other neighbourhoods, please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday homes available.

What are the most popular points of interest and landmarks to stay near when travelling to Asakusa?

HomeAway offers a large selection of holiday homes near great places in Asakusa. From HomeAway travellers, the most popular points of interest to stay near are:

  • Nakamise Shopping Street: 711 holiday rentals
  • Hoppy Street: 711 holiday rentals
  • Disneyland® Tokyo: 715 holiday rentals
  • Tokyo Shinjuku Station: 723 holiday rentals
  • Tokyo Shibuya Station: 723 holiday rentals

But there are many other points of interest around Asakusa listed on HomeAway where you can find your place to stay. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available near the point of interest of your choice.

Can I rent Houses in Asakusa?

Yes, of course. HomeAway offers 15 Houses in Asakusa. Our other popular types of Asakusa holiday rentals include:

  • Condos/Apartments: 34 holiday houses
  • Studios: 36 holiday houses

Can I find a holiday accommodation with internet/wifi in Asakusa?

Yes, you can select your preferred holiday accommodation with internet/wifi among our 27 holiday homes with internet/wifi available in Asakusa. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available.

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