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Hotel Relief Premium Haneda
Accommodation

Hotel Relief Premium Haneda

The "clean eating" breakfast focused on natural foods is popular. Fully equipped with free Wi-Fi and tablets in 6 languages. Free shuttle buses available (please reserve in advance when you check-in).

Exploring Ota: Hanepyon Walk Vol.2 (Gyoza Edition)
Food & Drink

Exploring Ota: Hanepyon Walk Vol.2 (Gyoza Edition)

Ota City's official PR character, Hanepyon, has released a new video introducing the charm of the city. Walk with Hanepyon while visiting tourist spots and shopping streets in the city to deepen understanding with the local people. In this second installment, Hanepyon teaches us about the ...

Hanepyon Manhole Covers Launch in Ota City
Art & Culture

Hanepyon Manhole Covers Launch in Ota City

In collaboration with the Tokyo Metropolitan Government, Ota City has installed manhole covers in three locations: Rokugo, Kamata, and Omori. These have been designed with the official Ota City PR character, Hanepyon, which was created to commemorate the 70th anniversary of the Ota City administr...

Rokugo-jinja Shrine Children's Lion Dance
Event - Early June

Rokugo-jinja Shrine Children's Lion Dance

A trio of children perform a Japanese lion dance to the music of flute and sasara (Japanese percussion instrument). This folk art dance, said to repel the evil spirits with the lion's energy, has been passed down over generations.

Voga Corte Chidoricho
Accommodation

Voga Corte Chidoricho

7,000-20,000 yen per night (tax and service charge included) * Varies depending on room type and time of year. This residential hotel has a kitchen, desk, and sitting space. 3 minutes walk from Chidoricho Station, 4 minutes walk from Shimomaruko Station. It is located in a quiet residential area..

Shunsho-no-Hibiki: A Spring Evening Concert of Traditional Japanese Music
Event - Mid-May

Shunsho-no-Hibiki: A Spring Evening Concert of Traditional Japanese Music

The Shunsho-no-Hibiki Concert was started in 1995 in order to commemorate the completion of the Iketsukihashi Bridge, a triple-arched bridge built on the west bank of Senzokuike Pond, and featured a performance from the great fue master Sanzaemon Takara, a Living National Treasure. Musicians playing..

We Know Quick Language Training & Information
Things To Do

We Know Quick Language Training & Information

For those requiring information regarding Japanese communication and living and traveling in Japan, English/Japanese bilingual advisers living in Japan long-term provide support through Skype. *For more information check out the Facebook page: We Know Japan. Campaign: Free 25 minute Skype session..

Heiwajima Boat Races
Things To Do

Heiwajima Boat Races

Spice up your time in Tokyo with a day at the races. The boat races, that is. Ota City is home to one of Japan’s few boat racing stadiums, where groups of six boats at a time compete in a watery arena in a sport not unlike horse racing. The races in Ota City take place in a saltwater canal track,..

Ota City Itinerary for Foodies
Itineraries

Ota City Itinerary for Foodies

Japan is a paradise for food lovers, with an emphasis on high-quality ingredients and a dedication to both its washoku heritage and culinary innovation. Every region and even individual towns boast specialty products or foods that differ from anywhere else in the nation. Tokyo itself ma...

The Omori Nori Walk
Event - Mid-March

The Omori Nori Walk

We will be holding a 10-kilometer walk event to the nori wholesale stores in the Umeyashiki and Omori areas. “Nori” is a type of dried seaweed known and loved throughout Japan as an ingredient in many foods, such as hand-rolled sushi and tsukudani. In recent years, it has been the center of much..

Authentic Japan: One Day Itinerary Through Ota City, Tokyo
Itineraries

Authentic Japan: One Day Itinerary Through Ota City, Tokyo

Whether you’re looking for a Tokyo sightseeing area that offers a local cultural experience or a way to pass the time on a long layover at Haneda Airport, Ota City in southeastern Tokyo is the place to visit. Ota City is the largest of Tokyo’s 23 wards. Most tourists have probably ...

Senrokuya
Things To Do

Senrokuya

A refined cafe, connecting locals with other folks.  The appeal of this shop combines the warmth of people with a timeless, beloved local flavor. Senrokuya is nestled just around the corner from Umeyashiki Station on the Keikyu Main Line, on the Umemori Platform. It opened in April 2014 and is a..

Kanda Rihatsu-kan (Hair Salon Kanda)
Things To Do

Kanda Rihatsu-kan (Hair Salon Kanda)

Shaving women’s faces with a traditional Japanese razor. For those not used to shaving the peach fuzz on women’s faces, this may feel strange, but please experience this Japanese custom. Run by female barbers   Campaign: Face mask provided.