Hilton Tokyo Odaiba
What We Love
- Top location for families; Odaiba is packed with amusement arcades, theme parks and malls
- Ten highly rated restaurants, including three offering traditional Japanese cuisine (sushi, teppanyaki and tempura)
- The views; Rainbow Tower Rooms in particular offer expansive vistas of Tokyo Bay and the city
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What To Know
- More than 1,000 weddings are held here each year, so it can get very busy in Tokyo’s main wedding seasons (May and June, September and October)
- You'll need to take a 15-minute train ride on the Yurikamome Line to connect to Shimbashi Station; from there most of Tokyo's main sights are at least 30 minutes away
- Children 17 and under must be accompanied by an adult at the spa
- Free WiFi
- Parking On Site
Designed to evoke a luxury cruise ship, the cavernous main lobby makes a striking first impression with its grand spiral staircase, marble pillars and polished wood floors. It’s a popular backdrop for wedding photos, and Hilton Tokyo Odaiba knows a thing or two about weddings, as it plays host to more than 1,000 every year. Sweeping hallways lead to the guestrooms, which are less grandiose — simple off-white and cream walls, conservative carpeting. Potted palms and olive trees dot the property and add a resort feel.
Bed and Bath
Guestrooms are generously apportioned by Tokyo standards (starting at 344 square feet), and design-wise they give off more of a tranquil beach resort feel than an urban hotel vibe: White, cream and gray tones combine with light wood furniture. All rooms come with a wall-mounted 32-inch flat-screen TV, and each room has its own balcony, for taking in the views with a bit of bay breeze.
The hotel’s 10 restaurants range from Taronga, an Australian eatery with a selection of 30 wines from Down Under, to Veranda, a posh champagne bar with a terrace overlooking the bay. The three Japanese restaurants include a 10-seater tempura dining spot with views of a small Japanese garden and a traditional teppanyaki grill; all three have counter seats from which you can watch the chefs at work. The breakfast buffet includes Japanese and continental options served with panoramic views across central Tokyo. There’s a small spa (Spazen), a gym and a pool, and also two chapels to cater to the couples who flock to Hilton Tokyo Odaiba throughout the year to wed on the waterfront.
In the Area
The Odaiba area is primarily about fun. For high-tech entertainment the Joypolis Amusement Arcade features the latest video games and virtual reality machines, while the slick National Museum of Emerging Science and Innovation is a wonderfully hands-on place for kids of all ages to learn more about science. Want something more traditional? Oedo Onsen Monogatari is a theme park combining indoor and outdoor hot spring baths with spa treatments in a mock Edo-era town. Shopping options include the Aqua City, Decks Tokyo Beach and Venus Fort malls.
How to Get There
We stayed in this Hilton for our 25th wedding anniversary. We used our Hilton points when booking the hotel. Service was very good and the staff was helpful and accommodating. The breakfast each morning had several different selections and was very good as far as hotel breakfasts go. The room was comfortable and had a beautiful view of the bay and Rainbow bridge.
the location is very good, easy to go railway station and 3minutes to AQUA City and 5 minutes to Diver city. Also there is a lot of places nearyby. Fuji televison bulilding, MEGA WEB, Miraikan nearby.
The hotel is new and clean. The rooms are large. Breakfast is excellent and provides a wide assortment of western and Asian cuisines. Yamanashi, the bartender, was super friendly. I just wish they had happy hour!
This hotel is located on Tokyo Bay, and is very impressive. The comfort of the beds is outstanding, as is the bathroom. The only letdown was the price of our small lunch at Sakura. I have had many dinners that actually cost a lot less.
We spent some time here while visiting Odaiba. It is a pleasant hotel - with great service and fantastic views. As a Hilton hotel, it does not disappoint and while prices may appear expensive, it is definitely worth it for the class of hotel.