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Hotel New Otani Japanese Garden

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Akasaka / Roppongi
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Address: 4-1 Kioi-cho, Chiyoda 102-0094 , Tokyo Prefecture
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Simply beautiful!

An insiders place not to be miss if you are visiting Tokyo and enjoy wonderful pastries while you are there!

Reviewed 25 October 2016
Minneapolis, Minnesota
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Minneapolis, Minnesota
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104 reviews
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Reviewed 25 October 2016

An insiders place not to be miss if you are visiting Tokyo and enjoy wonderful pastries while you are there!

Thank J S
Annapolis, Maryland
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52 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 18 helpful votes
Reviewed 19 October 2016

We stayed across the street at the Prince Gallery Hotel but had heard that this was a lovely Japanese Garden and we were very, very impressed. Don't miss it if you are in the area...

Thank ingridcary
Pasadena, California
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50 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 19 helpful votes
Reviewed 15 October 2016

We could see these gardens from our window at breakfast and just had to take a quiet stroll. It's really tranquil and serene and calming before you head out to the bustling streets.

Thank Julie T
Santa Fe
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207 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 180 helpful votes
Reviewed 11 October 2016

What a surprise to find these beautiful gardens right in back of our hotel. Even if you are not staying at the hotel, if you find yourself in the area, stop in! Gorgeous gardens with great attention to detail. A real treat.

Thank HarpistSantaFe
Tokyo, Japan
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215 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 94 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 October 2016

This garden, a central feature of the grounds of the Hotel New Otani (constructed in time for the 1964 Tokyo Olympics and the tallest building in Tokyo when built), is a samurai garden dating back 400 years. While Tokyo is blessed with many such gardens, the water features of this garden--particularly the approx. 5 meter tall horseshoe-shaped waterfall--are both unique... More 

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Reviewed 27 September 2016

Even if you are not staying at the hotel, it is relatively easy to find the garden grounds to experience the mini-waterfall and beautiful koi floating around. Unfortunately, this visit was without a significant other, but hopefully, in the future, this will be a romantic spot to spend time at with someone else. Many picturesque sites in a small to... More 

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Bundaberg, Australia
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5 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 24 September 2016

We spent a few hours strolling around and soaking up the atmosphere. Everything you'd expect from a Japanese garden.

Thank ujfocker
Jacksonville, Florida, United States
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6 reviews
Reviewed 21 September 2016

Beautiful and extensive. Largest koi I've ever seen. Waterfall adds dramatic sounds. Oasis in a major world city.

Thank Janet M
Tokyo, Japan
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13 reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
Reviewed 15 September 2016

In love with this hotel.Very beautiful. We went there for dinner. Such a beautiful hotel,restaurant. The food was amazing,service was excellent. The best place for date.

Thank JenyaMalah
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55 reviews
21 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 19 helpful votes
Reviewed 14 September 2016 via mobile

Beautiful garden at New Otani hotel with nice ponts, koi fish and even a water fall. Nice to wander around even on a CloudBox day

Thank Michael v

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