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Hanazono Shrine

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5-17-3 Shinjuku, Shinjuku 160-0022, Tokyo Prefecture
+81 3-3209-5265
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Not the biggest of best Shrine I visited in Tokyo but still worth a quick visit if in the Shinjuku area.

Thank Paul O
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Just wandering along the main street we saw the alleyway leading to the shrine. We came in the day and the evening when there were food stalls and a performance in the square. I would always detour off to this area for a different experience,...More

Thank Amanda H
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

A quiet place just next to Kabukicho and Shinjuku main streets, hard to find if you don't know it's there, but worth a visit on sunday when they have a very nice flea market.

Thank Labrys-JapanDream
Reviewed August 13, 2018 via mobile

The main entrance shows a little patch of greenery and stone gate situated between tall buildings. Once you wander in it becomes a peaceful oasis to its surrounds. Walking through a number of large red gates you compare across the the Shrine. It’s adjacent to...More

Thank Wayne N
Reviewed July 19, 2018

While walking to our hotel we stumbled across this Pretty Shrine in an ornate garden in the hustle and bustle of Shinjuku take a look worth the visit

Thank David H
Reviewed July 12, 2018 via mobile

Nice shrine nestled in amongst skyscrapers, easy enough to find if you are looking for it but also easy enough to miss it. Brightly painted "tangerine" orange/red contrasts beautifully and is eye catching. The area around the temple is untidy with some building works in...More

Thank Nunngo
Reviewed June 24, 2018

Maybe not plan this one as a bigh outing but this was a quick walk to where we sere staying.. Not super impressive but worth a look if you are in the area

Thank YerburyR
Reviewed May 25, 2018 via mobile

Quite a fair bit of walking from Shinjuku JR station. No big deal if u miss it. If it offer what you are praying for, why not drop by.

Thank Johnstanno
Reviewed May 16, 2018

We came on a Sunday to see the flea market. It's pretty small - only a few stalls - and everything I saw the day I was there was expensive. No flea market super deals unfortunately, though I did come later in the day so...More

Thank L1OR85
Reviewed April 29, 2018

A fine Shinto shrine that reflects the peace and reverence that you come to expect form such places. And right in the middle of a busy district - shows the Japanese way of creating little islands of serenity in a crowded metropolis.

Thank DrZ63
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Shinjuku is the commuting capital of Tokyo, and
contains the busiest train station in the world. To
the west, there's an office district with the Tokyo
Metropolitan Government Office at its center. To the
east, there’s a district with long-established
department stores, cinemas and theaters. Shinjuku
Gyoen is a park originally built as the garden for the
Imperial Household. It is quite famous as a venue for
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March 31, 2015|
Response from Sivasuriam | Reviewed this property |
Hi! I am quite confused.......are you referring to Hanazono Jinja or a Hotel? Please clarify.