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Living close to Ikebukuro for only 48.000 Yen a month?! Welcome to Sakura House!

When we come to Japan, we are expecting unique things can not be found somewhere else. Such as Cat rest Cafe, Owl Cafe and even Penguin bar…! There is also Evangelion Store, to be honest this place is amazing for a big addict such as me! As we know hotels are expensive, especially in central Tokyo [...]

Multilingual information spot for tourists at Sakura House ( Shinjuku )!

Multilingual information spot for tourists at Sakura House ( Shinjuku )!

Good day everyone! The typhoon has cleared up, its sunny and now every is so anxious to travel around ! However, sometimes it can prove to be difficult to get the necessary information because it is still quite rare to find staff that can help your language.   At Sakura House in Shinjuku ( 10 [...]

Why most foreigners don’t want to rent a Apartment/House in Japan.

Why most foreigners don’t want to rent a Apartment/House in Japan.

Why? simply because of the Initial fee you have to pay. Before renting an apartment/house you must know the meaning of two words. Reikin (礼金) key money In Japan, reikin (礼金, literally, “gratitude money”) is a mandatory payment to the landlord that is often the same amount as the original deposit (shikikin). However, reikin can be the [...]

“Minami Asagaya” Now is the chance!

“Minami Asagaya” Now is the chance!

It’s been raining every day like rainy season in Tokyo. We need clear skies for couple of days!! There is a good news! some of the rooms at Sakura House Minami Asagaya, you can stay by discount price for new reservation only. Time is limited. Please check our website!! Tweet

Discover Japanese Culture with Sakura House!

Discover Japanese Culture with Sakura House!

Admiring Japanese cultures, everyone wants to see and…even experience it. Including me, I am a big fan of Samurai since I used to play the video game a lot. We understand travelling in Japan is your desire, isn’t it? Pretty sure some of you even want to live in Japan. Many ways done to achieve [...]

I mean, seriously?!?

Getting lost in Ikebukuro Station

Since my last post about getting lost in Shinjuku Station was pretty well received, I thought it would be interesting to address the other worst offender of complicated train systems: Ikebukuro Station. Ikebukuro suffers from a lot of the same problems as Shinjuku — multiple train operators squished into a small space, identical looking corridors, [...]

New Holiday Apartment in Shibuya for Families and groups.

Hello everyone, For those looking for an all furnished apartment for a group (Family, friends,… ) for holidays starting three nights to more (Weekly stay also possible) I would like to recommend you our new holiday apartment in Shibuya: SENDAGAYA ANNEX 3 # R and # L,  where it is possible to stay up to [...]

Popular place to live cheaply and visit the hot spots in Asakusa !

Popular place to live cheaply and visit the hot spots in Asakusa !

Good day everyone ! We are now entering that time of the year ( Autumn and Winter ) that is considered  the second  most beautiful time of the year after the cherry blossom season, because of the the famous Autumn leaves ( also know as Kouyou and Momoji  ).     The fact that this [...]

Do you really know the story of Hachiko?

Do you really know the story of Hachiko?

Near from our Sakura House Shibuya Maruyamacho you can find the well-known statue of Hachiko. You will probably cross with it if you use Shibuya station And you probably know a little bit about how the pup waited patiently at Shibuya Station every day for his owner to come home from work, even after his [...]