Hotel Chinzanso Tokyo Garden, Bunkyo

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Meander through the pleasantly arranged paths of Hotel Chinzanso Tokyo Garden, a green oasis in the middle of town, offering a range of historical and natural sites. Named for its abundance of wild camellias, the traditional Japanese garden was created during the Meiji period, with Emperor Meiji himself said to have held a number of important meetings in the house that once stood on the grounds. Historical monuments from across the country have been placed throughout the garden, including a thousand-year-old pagoda, over 30 stone lanterns, and a wealth of Taoist and Buddhist images. A visit to Hotel Chinzanso Tokyo Garden represents just the start of the adventure when you use our Tokyo travel itinerary planner to plot your vacation.
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  • August 8, 2017
    Is a remnant of the old Yamagata Yes, House Garden. Because of the hotel's Garden, who enjoyed the garden free of charge. Is your garden there are ups and downs, views from different angles.
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  • July 27, 2017
    Chinzan-so famous is the wedding, June can Firefly watch free of charge. It is equally in Tokyo, to spend a romantic ideal.
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  • July 23, 2017
    Walk from the station and back garden at the entrance gate. Or the tea room and arched bridge and large trees from the gate I feel the history. I clean room, excitement and full of chatter that is a place to spend time.
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  • July 2, 2017
    Myself and my friend had the most amazing time staying at Hotel Chinzanso. From the moment that we arrived we were warmly welcomed by staff, throughout the stay they continued to impress us with their attention to detail and helpfulness. The hotel facilities were great, from the beautiful garden to the spa and a number of excellent restaurants. The hotel room had the most spectacular view of the garden and the room itself was beautifully decorated. Its one of the best hotel that I've ever stayed in and couldn't recommend it more.
  • June 23, 2017
    If anyone is looking for a great deal on hotels you can check it out on HotelRaven. com Booked a room on there and they had the best prices around... I haven't stayed in this hotel, only been to the restaurants for lunch and the after tea a few times. Excellent food. More than the food, however, I always enjoy a lot the walk in the garden. There are people who come just to see the garden. Entrance to the garden is free. This hotel was the Four Seasons for some years. It's the Chinzanso back again, but at least from what I can see, besides the name nothing has changed.
  • June 25, 2017
    A beautiful, secluded hotel! Great service. Only complaint would be the location, which it's a bit hard to find on foot. Take a taxi!
  • July 10, 2017
    The 17 acre Chinzanso Garden at the Chinzanso Tokyo Hotel was one of our stops on the Hato Bus Dynamic Tokyo tour. We arrived for a traditional Japanese tea ceremony, a view of the spectacular garden, and a traditional Japanese BBQ at the Miyuki a two star Michelin restaurant. The garden has many walking paths and was designed by Yasuzaemon Matsunaga in 1954, It is bordered by many wonderful Bonsai trees, some more than 500 year old. Our host was well skilled in the performance art of the traditional Japanese Tea Ceremony. It was a very Zen like experience as our host led us through a serene 7 minute performance of graceful movement. As part of our Hato Bus tour we were treated to a traditional Japanese BBQ on a stone grill at the Miyuki, a two star Michelin restaurant in the Hotel Chinzanso Tokyo. The black stone cooking surface came from Mt. Fuji. Our appetites grew as we watched, heard and smelled the aroma rising from the sizzling grill. Tres Yum!!
  • June 14, 2017
    Very nice big room (paid for it). Other than its firefly season, won't stay at this location again. Grand, expensive and nothing much outside its garden, mainly expensive residential area.

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