SangenjaYA House

Your rental house in central Tokyo


Sangenjaya House is a beautiful 86-year-old Japanese home with a rich history dating back to its construction in the 1930s. The house has been carefully renovated to offer guests a unique and luxurious experience that seamlessly blends traditional Japanese elements with modern amenities.

Japanese and Scandinavian minimalism

The first floor of Sangenjaya House has been renovated in a luxurious and minimalistic Scandinavian style, offering guests a comfortable and elegant space that is both modern and timeless. The natural materials, and simple yet sophisticated design complements the traditional Japanese elements found throughout the house.
Sangenjaya House second floor offers Japanese-style rooms, a peaceful retreat with traditional tatami mats and shoji sliding doors, and guests can enjoy the tranquil neighborhood from the second-floor balcony.

Preserving traditional Japanese elements

We understand the importance of preserving traditional Japanese elements, and have taken great care to ensure that Sangenjaya House retains its original features. From the sliding shoji doors to the tatami mat flooring, every aspect of the house has been thoughtfully designed to reflect Japanese culture and architecture.
By staying at Sangenjaya House, guests can experience a unique blend of luxury, nature, and minimalistic style, all while surrounded by the rich history and traditional Japanese elements of the house.

House overview

Sangenjaya House is an 86-year-old Japanese house that has been renovated to offer a unique blend of Scandinavian and traditional Japanese elements. With a focus on luxury, nature, and minimalism, it provides the perfect home away from home for families and groups of up to seven people.




The house features a bright and spacious first floor that includes a fully equipped kitchen with western height on the worktop. With almost 7 meters of ceiling height over the fully equipped kitchen, Sangenjaya House features a family-sized fridge, built-in oven, washing machine, and a full-sized Electrolux dishwasher.


For maximum comfort, the house is also equipped with four air conditioners, floor heating, and Japanese TOTO toilets.
One of the highlights of Sangenjaya House is the Japanese Rotenburo located in the garden. It's the perfect place to relax and unwind after a day of exploring Tokyo.

Our philosophy

At Sangenjaya House, we believe that finding a place to call home is essential to truly experience a new culture. That's why we've created a unique space that combines the beauty and simplicity of Scandinavian and Japanese design to provide guests with a truly unforgettable experience.

We understand that traveling can be tiring, and returning to a cramped hotel room at the end of the day is not the best way to unwind. That's why we've created a home that offers spacious, minimalist living spaces where you can truly relax and feel at ease. Our 86-year-old Japanese house has been carefully restored to preserve its traditional beauty, while incorporating recycled materials and modern amenities to ensure that our guests enjoy the best of both worlds. By creating a space where guests can slow down and appreciate the beauty of simplicity, we hope to help them find a sense of peace and rejuvenation during their stay.

We invite you to experience the unique combination of Scandinavian and Japanese design that makes our home so special. Whether you're traveling with family or friends, our spacious, luxurious living spaces will provide you with the perfect place to call home during your stay in Tokyo.

Area & Access

Sangenjaya House is located in the charming neighborhood of Sangenjaya, which is known for its lively atmosphere and rich history. Sangenjaya, meaning ‘three tea houses’ in Japanese, has a long history dating back to the Edo period. Today, it's famous for its trendy cafes, boutique shops, and bustling nightlife. The vibrant main strip is only a minute away from Sangenjaya House. Don't miss the charming Chazawa doori, which transforms into a lively pedestrian street every Sunday. As one of Tokyo's most popular neighborhoods, Sangenjaya has something for everyone, from trendy cafes and bars to traditional shops and eateries. For more inspiration, check out Time Out Tokyo's guide to the top 20 things to do in Sangenjaya.

The house is conveniently located just a 6-minute walk from Sangenjaya Station, offering easy access to popular destinations in Tokyo. From Sangenjaya Station, it's a quick 5-minute train ride to Shibuya, 10 minutes to Omotesando, and 15 minutes to Shinjuku.

We will send you the exact location after you book your stay.

Book your stay

Indulge in the perfect blend of Japanese and Scandinavian architecture at our beautifully renovated Sangenjaya house. Ideal for families and groups, we can't wait to welcome you to your home away from home in Tokyo.

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