About the Homestay

  • Welcomes
  • Males
  • Females
  • Couples
  • Families
  • Students

My cool little apartment has one nice vacant tatami room. A warm and spirited pied-à-terre, ideally located at a 5 minute walk from Asakusa! Enjoy the delicacies of traditional Tokyo atmosphere, or access the whole city via a good subway connection!
Hop in and out easily with a direct connection to both Narita and Haneda.

With a double Futon, this room is particularly adapted for couples.
The main appeal of the room is it's great location ; The tatami flooring and rice paper screens giving it a true Japanese touch.
You will have shelves to put your clothes, but the room contain also a wall shelf with some of my personal belongings.

House Facilities
  • Laundry
  • Internet Access
  • Non Smoking
  • Air Conditioning

Bedrooms available for booking

Minimum stay is for 2 nights

Maximum stay is for 29 nights

Available for given dates

Tatami room
From ¥4,000 per night
Double Room
Sleeps 2

Bathroom shared (with family / other guests)
1 Futon Bed

Bedroom availableNot available for dates
  • Desk and Lamp
  • Air Conditioning
  • Mirror
  • Fridge
  • Hair-dryer
 1 guest
2 guests
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About the Area

Except during Matsuri festivals and Fireworks, this neighborhood is very quiet. You have convenience store, 24h supermarket, 24h 100Yen shop, a variety of restaurants, bars and cafe. Reaching the heart of Asakusa is a 10 minutes walk from home. Access to the very lively Kaminarimon and Sensoji temple in daytime ; Or wait for the night when all the tourists are gone for a peaceful hangout in its typical spirited streets. The Sumida river promenade is just 3 minutes away from here!
1 station away : Ryogoku the sumo stadium area.
2 stations away : The new Skytree area, Ueno, Ameyoko market...

Local Area Facilities
  • Gym
  • Shopping Centre
  • Restaurant
  • Train station


Hosts can offer a complimentary light breakfast at their discretion. All other meals, including a full breakfast, might incur an additional cost, if offered. Meals and any additional payment should be arranged directly with your host.

Included in the stay
  • Complimentary Light Breakfast
  • Use of Kitchen

House Rules

As a Japanese house:
No shoes inside
No smoking inside
And I ask males to sit when they go to the toilets. that may sound restrictive, but it makes the cleaning a lot easier :)

Smoking is not allowed.

9 Reviews

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    United Kingdom
    Age 35 - 44

    5 hearts
    December 2019

    This is a great apartment, well located and has a good amount of space. We didn't see the hosts much but that wasn't a problem. We had a really good stay.

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    Age 55 - 64

    5 hearts
    December 2019

    It was a nice experience to stay at Josephs tatamiroom. He is a very nice person and he helped us with a lot of information.

    Thank you Joseph
    Anna-Lena and Joergen

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    Age 18 - 24

    4 hearts
    November 2019

    Très bonne localisation dans Tokyo
    Joseph et sa copine sont des hôtes très sympathiques !

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    United States
    Age 25 - 34

    5 hearts
    August 2019

    Joseph is a really cool guy and great host. I stayed at his place for 6 nights. Joseph gave me very detailed instructions on how to get to his place from the airport. I also appreciate the fact that he was available to give advice whenever I had questions or needed something. His room is really cool and private. The location couldn’t be better, many things are available around his place including the station. I highly recommended this place. Thanks again Joseph!!

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    Age 55 - 64

    4 hearts
    July 2019

    This guest awarded the host 4 hearts but didn’t leave any comments.

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    Age 45 - 54

    5 hearts
    July 2019

    Très gentil hôte Joseph, très belle petite maison, très bien situé. Vraiment je recommande !

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    Age 35 - 44

    5 hearts
    June 2019

    Very friendly, great communication, lovely traditional place that is fantastically situated! Totally recommend!

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    Age 25 - 34

    5 hearts
    February 2019

    Jolie petite maison traditionnelle ! Localisation parfaite ! Un train direct depuis l'aéroport d'Haneda donc bien pratique quand on débarque. Je recommande

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    Age 25 - 34

    5 hearts
    November 2018

    Parfait !

How do I book?

Contact the host to check their availability and ask them any questions you have about staying with them. Once the host confirms they’re available for your dates, you can complete your booking.

When do I pay?

Once a host confirms they're available, you can go ahead and pay the 15% booking fee (maximum of 199 $£€ for longer term bookings) and a 25% deposit using a choice of payments: Visa, Mastercard, American Express, Maestro, Laser, JCB & PayPal. The deposit is collected in advance on behalf of the host to protect against no show or late cancellations (within 7 days of arrival). You then pay your host the balance due on arrival. The 25% deposit payment is made to the host 2 business days after your scheduled arrival date. This deposit payment will only be refunded if you cancel the booking at least 7 full days prior to arrival.

When can I share my contact details?

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