Hidden among the winding alleyways of Kagurazaka, Wakana used to be known as a writers' retreat, frequented by famous authors like the screenwriter Yoji Yamada. You'll be sure to receive a warm welcome from the proprietress, a lovely lady who's been running the inn since its founding. The breakfast is simple but carefully prepared to perfection, starting with the rice, which is served in an old-fashioned wooden bucket.


4-7 Kagurazaka, Shinjuku-ku

Transport Kagurazaka Station (Tozai line), Iidabashi Station (Sobu, Tozai, Yurakucho, Namboku lines)

Telephone 03 3260 3769

Admission Rates ¥9,000 (¥10,500 with breakfast)


Please note: All information is correct at the time of writing but is subject to change without notice.

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