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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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Stunning historical garden

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... read more

4 of 5 bubblesReviewed 1 October 2016
Tokyo, Japan
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Tokyo, Japan
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4 of 5 bubbles 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 

Thank Banda-in-Japan
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5 of 5 bubbles 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 

Thank Emad S
Bundaberg, Australia
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5 of 5 bubbles 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
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 22 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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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles 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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52 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 17 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 15 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
Gatineau, Canada
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 September 2016

We have stayed in that very classy hotel. it has spacious and quiet rooms. There many restaurants to chose from and the food is excellent. The hotel has a magnificent garden. Staff was excellent.

Thank gelinaslyne
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 26 August 2016

Stayed at this hotel for 3 nights and made sure we walked around the gardens every day, without a doubt one of the most beautiful gardens we have seen. just a wonderful place to wander around.

Thank mrwilliamsj
Washington DC, District of Columbia
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 13 August 2016

This is a beautiful garden to walk through and a key reason to stay at the Hotel New Otani, The paths wind you through a well kept garden that must be 10 acres. It has gorgeous koi ponds and a beautiful waterfall.

Thank NeedsNEscape
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 August 2016

I visited the garden during my stay at the New Otani Hotel, and the garden was charming. Really good to be visited in particular for the amazing cascade

Thank Milito22maggio

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