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OTA-KU YUKIGAYA-OTSUKA Spacious share house/dormitory with fast commute to Gotanda, Kamata, and the JR Yamanote Line.

OTA-KU YUKIGAYA-OTSUKA Spacious share house/dormitory with fast commute to Gotanda, Kamata, and the JR Yamanote Line.

Yukigaya Otsuka share house opened in late 2012, this spacious and clean share house features new appliances (as of 2012), solid hardwood floors in all rooms, and one of the best atmospheres Sakura House can offer.  The Yukigaya Otsuka neighborhood is clean, quiet, and safe, and you will definitely feel at home here after a [...]

What’s a “Yomoda-kai”?!

What’s a “Yomoda-kai”?!

For employees at Sakura Hotel and Sakura House (apartments and guest houses), the Yomoda-kai is probably the most well known of all the events we plan.  But the average person, even a Japanese local, probably has no idea what the word “Yomoda” even means. Yomoda is a word that orginates in Ehime, where the dialect [...]

Night canal at Mita-Tamachi.

Night canal at Mita-Tamachi.

Tokyo is a big city and it has so many different faces. Once you visit, there are so many places to explore that you can never get bored. At such a luxurious area, Mita tamachi, you can enjoy canal cruise. Tamachi is mainly known as a business district and it may not be No.1 place [...]

Egyptian Party

Egyptian Party

Hello! How are you today? There is an ” Egyptian Party” at Sakura Cafe Hatagaya on June 2nd. Have you ever been to Egypt? If yes, you can share your experience with others! If not, you have a chance to learn Egyptian culture and life from Sakura Hotel Hatagaya staff, Mohamed! On the day, you [...]

Welcome party for Uruguay students!

Welcome party for Uruguay students!

On 5/23 Sakura hotel Asakusa had a big party welcoming 100 Uruguay students who stay our hotel every year of this season. We also invited the ambassador of Uruguay to give us a speech. I was told to help preparing foods and drinks at the party. at first it was very busy because everyone was hungry, so [...]

☆Good deal! Beijing duck in Tokyo 24 hrs-Sakura House Staff Blog☆

☆Good deal! Beijing duck in Tokyo 24 hrs-Sakura House Staff Blog☆

I`ve had a chance to visit Chinese cafe Eight Ebisu branch. http://ow.ly/lnSnl I` ve heard some good reputation about the restaurant from my friend and I know the reason why this place is popular and I`ve become a big fan of the place  (●^o^●)♪ ☆ Beijing duck for reasonable price – Wow,  seeing a whole duck [...]

HAKONE Day trip destination from Tokyo

HAKONE Day trip destination from Tokyo

  When you are working in middle of the metropolis, don’t you sometimes want to get away from the concrete jungle to the nature? The perfect day trip destination is Hakone. You can reach Hakone directly from Shinjuku by the Odakyu line, taking less than 2 hours. Hakone was once a post-town in the Edo [...]

Pretty view from the hospital window.

Pretty view from the hospital window.

This pretty view, from the window at the big hospital. She’s been lying in her bed and seeing it every day, for more than a month. And I’ m hoping  that she will have a different view from a different window very, very soon, even if it may not be as pretty as this one. [...]

Yokohama Sankeien Garden

Yokohama Sankeien Garden

Hey Guys!   The weather is warming up lately. Why don’t you get out of Tokyo and discover something new? I would personally suggest Yokohama. A lot of people tend to forget how great Yokohama is. Have you ever heard of this lovely garden in Yokohama called ‘Sankeien’? Not only the garden is so beautiful [...]

Tokyo Cotton Club Stage View

Tokyo Cotton Club

Are you a live-music enthusiast? Do you attend gigs and concerts often? Do you prefer to see the artists perform up close and in front of a limited crowd? Are you planning to treat your loved ones to a special evening of enchanted music? If your answer to all of the above is yes, then [...]