SA’s Shibuya Access Recommendations
Shibuya: it's the 'hood with everything. You will find several famous restaurants, bars, night clubs and live music venues flourishing among rows of stylish department stores and shops with a constant vibrant and youthful atmosphere. Shibuya is definitely the place to go to if you want to get the latest trends published in magazines. If you want it, you can probably find it here!
For those looking for an accommodation with easy & straight access to Shibuya, we have plenty of Social Apartment options that we would like to introduce you below:
World Neighbors Kiyosumi-Shirakawa
This Social Apartment is truly our most popular and sophisticated property we’ve created so far! Located right in front of the beautiful & large Kiba Park. The view is literally breathtaking from the rooftop terrace, or from your balcony if you are living on the West Side. Kiyosumi-Shirakawa is now the town spoken of as “coffee town” and is considered the best place for coffee in Tokyo by many people! In fact, this area has been featured quite often these days in Japanese coffee magazines and blogs due to its high concentration of coffee shops. This area is now a hub for coffee pilgrims and makes a nice location for a coffee walk.
There is an amazing Cafe located on the first floor where you can eat delicious sandwiches and original cocktails. In addition, this property also includes a cozy & stylish bar-lounge on the top floor where you can invite your friends over to have a casual meeting or throw a nice party. You can enjoy the amazing atmosphere and view of the Tokyo Skytree from the 10th floor while sipping on a nice drink at night. Each room comes with private bathroom and mini-kitchen, perfect balance if you want to socialize as much as possible while keeping your privacy a priority.
# of rooms： 134 rooms
Access： 13-minute walk from “Kiyosumi-Shirakawa” station on the Hanzomon and Oedo Line / 14-minute walk from “Kiba” station on the Tozai Line
Access to Shibuya: 24-minutes (no transfer)
Rent： ¥84,000～¥110,000 (Average Rent: ¥94,000)
A mere 14 minutes away from Shibuya, in the booming, increasingly popular area of Futakotamagawa, you’ll find our amazing Neighbors Futakotamagawa property. The area around Futakotamagawa station is filled with excellent opportunities for dining and entertainment, with Takashimaya and the newly finished Futakotamagawa Rise shopping centers serving as hubs for not only shopping, but also gourmet dining, art installations, and plenty of entertainment options. With well-known storefronts, this is a trendy vibrant neighborhood that just keeps getting better. Meanwhile the area around the property itself is quiet and has plenty of natural beauty, with nearby parks and other areas for residents to enjoy. And with just a short walk to the banks of the Tamagawa river you can set your heart at ease as you take in the sprawling sky that is so hard to find in the giant metropolis of Tokyo.
Designed around “a daily life of cycling,” the apartment’s lounge area has been renovated to allow you to ride your bicycle into it. This is the first lounge of it’s kind in Social Apartment, and is sure to change the way our residents make use of our spacious lounge area. The rooms themselves are all standard 1Ks with their own bath, toilet, and small kitchen provided, which insures that on days when you would like to relax alone, there is plenty of privacy to be had. All rooms face east, and without any large buildings in the way, receive plenty of sun to help start your morning on the right foot.
# of rooms： 75 rooms
Access： 20-minute walk from “Futakotamagawa” station on the Den-en-toshi Line / Tokyu Bus stop directly in front of property (7~10 min)
Access to Shibuya: 14-minutes (no transfer)
Rent： ¥57,000～¥78,000 （Average Rent: ¥68,000）
Social Apartment Harajuku
Renowned throughout the world, Harajuku is well-known as a driving force of Japanese fashion, art, and youth culture. This immensely popular neighborhood is home to boutiques, cafes, bistros, and all the other hallmarks one would expect to see in one of the most fashionable districts of a world metropolis. In a quiet residential pocket of this coveted area, only 6 minutes walk from Harajuku station, this property is a befittingly unique designer building created from the ground up as a social space for residents. With a blend of reinforced concrete (a staple of designer Japanese housing) and warm and inviting wooden elements, Social Apartment Harajuku is the perfect balance of livability and designer sensibilities.
As a uniquely social space, the lounge is a place where different languages, dialects, and philosophies come together to intermingle and create new experiences. This design philosophy is felt in the chalkboard wall provided for free communication between residents, and the bookshelves adorning the wall with texts from across Japan and the world. Even the dining table has been meticulously designed with engraved wording to emphasize the power of the many individual stories that will meet in this lounge.
# of rooms： 32 rooms
Access： 5-min walk from Harajuku station on the Yamanote Line / 4-min walk from Kita-sando station on the Fukutoshin Line
Access to Shibuya: 2-minutes (no transfer)
Rent： ¥113,000～¥129,000 （Average rent： ¥118,000）
Social Apartment Ebisu
Well-known as one of the classiest, most luxurious neighborhoods of Tokyo, Ebisu is widely regarded among Tokyo natives as a highly desirable place to live. With an abundance of restaurants (both quaint local eateries and luxurious high-end experiences), and many excellent bars and Izakaya, Ebisu is an excellent place to experience the best in Tokyo’s culinary offerings. In addition, quick access to the rest of the city on the JR Yamanote line, as well as into the central areas of Roppongi, Toranomon, and Ginza on the metro Hibiya line means that the rest of Tokyo is also at your fingertips.
The designer feel of Social Apartment Ebisu has been uniquely enhanced by a recent renewal as recently as 2014. With unique stylish elements, the lounge serves as a great place for residents to come together, swap stories, share a meal, and enjoy all the benefits of the real world social networking that Social Apartment strives to foster. With a stylish semi-industrial backdrop, gather around the big-screen television to catch up on the latest TV drama, or make use of the provided large screen projector for a movie-night at home.
# of rooms： 36 rooms
Access： 12-minute walk from “Ebisu” station on the JR Yamanote Line / 15-minute walk from “Meguro” station on the JR Yamanote Line
Access to Shibuya: 2-minutes (no transfer)
Rent： ¥79,000～¥126,000 (Average Rent: ¥97,000)
Social Apartment Denenchofu
Known as one of Tokyo’s most coveted neighborhoods, Denenchofu is well known for its charming European architecture, its sophisticated streets filled with foliage, and its incredible access into the heart of Tokyo. It’s here that you’ll find the tigh-tknit community of Social Apartment Denenchofu. A quick trip on the Tokyu Meguro line will take you directly into the Nanboku line with no transfers for Roppongi Icchome Station, or you can make change at Nakameguro to get to Roppongi Station on the Hibiya line.
One of our smaller property in terms of tenants, Denenchofu is the perfect place for those seeking an intimate and friendly home life to compliment the hectic times in and around Roppongi. The perfect balance of urban access and suburban charm is waiting at Denenchofu.
# of rooms： 27 rooms
Access： 6-minute walk from “Tamagawa” station on the Tokyu Toyoko Line, Meguro Line and Tamagawa Line
Access to Shibuya: 13-minutes (no transfer)
Rent： ¥63,000～¥79,000 (Average Rent: ¥71,000)
Social Apartment Miyamaedaira
One of our larger properties, Social Apartment Miyamaedaira boasts 92 rooms only a one minute walk from Miyamaedaira station. As part of the station area, the building is also within arms reach of supermarkets, restaurants, and plenty of other daily necessities. Because of this, your daily needs are easily taken care of, leaving you free to enjoy the company of your fellow residents in any of the many great public spaces that fill the property.
The sprawling lounge area is
filled with seating options and is the perfect place to meet new friends
or gather with old ones. With a meticulously designed, cafe-like
interior, you can feel free to relax and enjoy the company of your new
friends. With over 90 rooms, Miyamaedaira is full of new faces
and new experiences. There's always a chance to meet someone new, try a
new hobby, brush up on your Japanese skills, or try food you never new
existed before. For those looking to expand their horizons, this is the
perfect Social Apartment for you.
# of rooms： 92 rooms
Access： 1-minute walk from “Miyamaedaira” station on the Den-en-toshi Line
Access to Shibuya: 25-minutes (no transfer)
Rent： ¥57,000～¥74,000 (Average rent: ¥64,000)
Social Apartment Aobadai
The property is only a 5 minute bicycle ride from the station, which is filled with lovely scenery. For a long time Aobadai has been known for “the creation of a green city” due to urban planning focused on the use of plants and landscaping to integrate nature into the urban environment. In part because of this, the area around Aobadai station is one of the nicest along the Denentoshi line, complete with a fitness club and a large Tokyu Square shopping center.
Rooms come equipped with their own bathroom and kitchen for maximum ease of use. While preserving your own privacy and alone time, you can dive into social interactions by just stepping outside your door and going down to the first floor lounge. Because of this, Social Apartment Aobadai truly captures the spirit of what Social Apartments are all about.
# of rooms： 50 rooms
Access： 17-minute walk from “Aobadai” station on the Tokyu Den-en-toshi Line
Access to Shibuya: 30-minutes (no transfer)
Rent： ¥52,000～¥61,000 (Average rent: ¥58,000)
We do have many more property with easy access to Shibuya to offer you! So don’t hesitate to contact us and we'll send you more suggestions if necessary.
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