Balcony (Photo: Gloria Ticconi)

Stay&Tokyo Otsuka Private Apartments

Apartments and sharehouses at affordable rates in Tokyo

Balcony (Photo: Gloria Ticconi)
Gloria Ticconi   - 4 min read

Tokyo is a beautiful city to explore with enough views and attractions to leave you wanting more from a short-term visit. If you are planning to move to Tokyo for a mid or long-term stay, the choice of the right house is very important in creating the optimal experience for exploring and accessing the city. Stay&Tokyo are sharehouse and apartment experts that have operated in Japan for years. With expertise in working with foreigners, this is highly recommended for those looking for well-located accommodation options with affordable rates.

One of the better options with Stay&Tokyo are the Otsuka Private Apartments located nearby Otsuka station on the Yamanote train line. There are six apartments in total, each designed and styled differently to meet various needs. The apartments are located on the 6th floor and 7th floor in an elegant seven story building, equipped with elevator, located in a quiet area. The apartments consists of a spacious entrance hall leading to a large sitting room where a comfortable sofa and a TV welcome you home. In both apartments the brightly lit bedrooms have two single beds. The sofa in the living room, can turn into an additional bed to accommodate one more guest. Both apartments have a futon set for a 4th guest if necessary. There is also a full kitchen complete with everything you need to cook. This includes the kitchenette, stove, sink, refrigerator, microwave oven, toaster, rice cooker and various kitchenware. In the kitchen you will also find the washing machine. Both apartments are equipped with a bathroom with electric toilet and a shower room. A mobile Wi-Fi router is also included in renting a private apartment for aiding you at home and when you are traveling around Japan. The apartments are bright and furnished in a modern way, with large windows and a balcony that overlooks the city. Both also have a good security system with auto-locking doors and an entry-phone with monitor to screen guests. The strong points of the apartments (safety, spaciousness, comfort, accessibility) make them suitable and safe for everyone especially important for single female travelers and families.

Large bedroom in the 6th floor apartment
Large bedroom in the 6th floor apartment

The apartments are located near JR Otsuka Station on the Yamanote Line, very well connected to Tokyo and within minutes of Ikebukuro, Shinjuku and Shibuya to name just a few places. Within the immediate neighborhood in walking distance there are several shops, restaurants, pharmacies and a 24 hour supermarket.

The always friendly and helpful Stay&Tokyo staff will respond to your needs, supporting you in six languages. The office is open from Monday to Saturday 10am-6pm, but in case of emergency tenants can call 24 hours. With Stay&Tokyo finding the best accommodation for your needs is easy. You don't have to deal with any complicated procedures and the details of the apartment are reviewed in a simple and friendly orientation meeting. To book your room first, check their website and make a reservation online. Once you arrive in Tokyo sign a contract and you are ready to move in your new accommodation.

Furthermore, being at Stay&Tokyo you have access to a free drink and a convenient place to make friends at the nearby Speak Easy Bar and Language Lounge in front of North Exit of Otsuka Station. Speak Easy is a meeting place for both foreigners and Japanese people. Here everyone can practice a foreign language, meet new friends and enjoy talking with the staff for travel recommendations.

Gloria Ticconi

Gloria Ticconi @gloria.ticconi