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Birei Kimono & Culture

Open today: 9:00 AM - 5:00 PM
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Very satisified with Birei’s Kimonos!

My wife and I together with my one year old son chose Birei and we weren’t dissapointed! The... read more

Reviewed November 30, 2018
ebtenorio
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Makati, Philippines
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Fantastic experience!

My husband and I wanted to make this experience and we decided to contact Maiko for it. Maiko’s a... read more

Reviewed August 19, 2018
nyt5714
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El Grao, Spain
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Nov 30, 2018
“Very satisified with Birei’s Kimonos!”
Aug 19, 2018
“Fantastic experience!”
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Let’s take the air dressing beautiful kimono that reflects a sense of the season. As we know, we have beautiful four seasons in Japan. We would like you to feel how comfortable to wear Kimono in rhythm with the seasons
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1-18-4 Higashikomagata | Saikodo Village Kame 102, Sumida 130-0005, Tokyo Prefecture
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Reviewed November 30, 2018 via mobile

My wife and I together with my one year old son chose Birei and we weren’t dissapointed! The hospitable Meiko-sama herself arranged the three of us, putting on the layers of clothing and accessories. We were late for the schedule actually, but she still accommodated...More

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank ebtenorio
MeikoBIREI, マネージャー at Birei Kimono & Culture, responded to this reviewResponded December 4, 2018

Thank you so much for your visit and enjoying our kimonos! We are so glad that you and your family are happy with our kimono service, and explored around Asakusa. So happy to see your beautiful boy and say happy birthday to him :-)!

Reviewed August 19, 2018 via mobile

My husband and I wanted to make this experience and we decided to contact Maiko for it. Maiko’s a great professional and she treated us very well. It was a wonderful experiencie and I’m sure when we go back to Tokyo we’ll repeat this experience...More

Date of experience: August 2018
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MeikoBIREI, マネージャー at Birei Kimono & Culture, responded to this reviewResponded December 4, 2018

Thank you so much for your visit us! And sorry for my late reply... Again, it was so wonderful time for us to see you on kimono, smiling and enjoying wearing it. Your words makes us so happy and encourages us to improve our service...More

Reviewed June 10, 2018 via mobile

We had a lovely hour lesson with Mieko learning how to make origami cranes and flowers. My 7yr old son was keen to do some craft and so chose ‘paper folding’ and Mieko was very patient with him. We took home everything we made and...More

Date of experience: June 2018
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Reviewed April 4, 2017

Miss Meiko was such an awesome and friendly person! There was never a dull moment with her as we could chat with her anything under the sun! She would explain to us every part of the kimono outfits and their functions. Additionally, she is very...More

Date of experience: March 2017
1  Thank Ben L
MeikoBIREI, マネージャー at Birei Kimono & Culture, responded to this reviewResponded April 16, 2017

Dear Ben L、 Thank you so much for your comment and it makes me so happy to hear that you really enjoyed Japan with our service!! As you commented, kimono has such a long history and there are many tips and values of Japanese culture...More

Reviewed April 14, 2016 via mobile

Me and my 3 friends came here. So lovely people put your kimonos on. So relaxed. You can choose your color and style. Everything easy for a very reasonable price. very close to the temple place where you can wear your kimonos and walk around...More

Date of experience: April 2016
1  Thank Pertev K
MeikoBIREI, マネージャー at Birei Kimono & Culture, responded to this reviewResponded April 19, 2016

Dear Pertev K, Thank you so much for your visit and your review for us! I was very happy to see you all enjoyed dressing Kimono and walking around Asakusa to feel 'Japan'! The kimonos you chosed are very traditional taste and very much beautiful...More

Reviewed March 28, 2016 via mobile

Meiko was lovely and so kind! The experience and the attention were incredible. Meiko explained us a lot of things about kimonos and Japanese culture, also, give us a cup of tea for each one meanwhile talk about it. We totally recommend this place :)....More

Date of experience: March 2016
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MeikoBIREI, マネージャー at Birei Kimono & Culture, responded to this reviewResponded April 3, 2016

Dear Anahí and Joel Thank you so much for your visit our place and tried kimono experience. It was such a precious time when I dressed you a kimono and talked about our culture. I hope, through the experience of dressing kimono, you found some...More

Reviewed February 18, 2016 via mobile

Birei kimono provides kimono rental for only 3500 yen / 2hour rent / person or 5000 yen for the whole day. Meiko-san is such a hospitable owner, whose husband is a rickshaw attendant. I and my friend had a wonderful experience in Kimono and walking...More

Date of experience: February 2016
1  Thank Rudi L
MeikoBIREI, マネージャー at Birei Kimono & Culture, responded to this reviewResponded February 24, 2016

Dear Rudi Thank you for your visit and review for BIREI! Nice pictures!! We really spent a great ime with you and your friends. Now we can see some cherryblossums start blooming in Japan. By any chance, please come back to Asakusa so that you...More

Reviewed December 21, 2015 via mobile

It's really a wonderful memory with 美麗 in 淺草!Meikoさんis so nice and professional~After dressing the Beautiful kimono, don't forget to take a ride of 小杉屋人力車,this will be the best way to experience the culture of 淺草👍 We definitely will visit 美麗 again 😊 ありがとございました 美麗是一間很棒的和服出租店~今年9月才開幕!老闆娘Meiko英文很好又超親切,和服的款式都很漂亮典雅唷。離地鐵出口也很近呢!換好美麗和服後,別忘了搭配小杉屋的人力車,來個淺草漫遊,絕對是最棒的旅遊體驗!我們大推薦唷*\(^o^)/*下次來東京還要再來換裝❤️More

Date of experience: December 2015
1  Thank Jamiehou
MeikoBIREI, マネージャー at Birei Kimono & Culture, responded to this reviewResponded January 4, 2016

JamieHou-sama Thank you so much for your visit and your review! We are so glad to hear that you enjoyed our service, not only kimono but also jinrikisha. Your kimono style was very noble and lovely. We all are looking forward to see you in...More

Reviewed November 8, 2015 via mobile

If you want a truly lovely experience to treasue of Japan go here. They take such special care, have a beautiful selection of kimonos to wear and crafts to do. Meiko is a treasure, she made me tea while we spent the afternoon doing origami...More

Date of experience: November 2015
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MeikoBIREI, マネージャー at Birei Kimono & Culture, responded to this reviewResponded November 10, 2015

I would like to thank you for visiting our store and enjoyed our service for your last day in Japan! The time spent with you is so precious and memorable to me. I have been deeply moved by your passion and a beautiful heart toward...More

Reviewed October 14, 2015

- Dressed up fully in Kimono & ride a rickshaw, amazing experienced of the Japanese culture. - good hospitality. You should try & contact Meiko when you are around the Asakusa Area.More

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Date of experience: October 2015
1  Thank shaeedahterang
MeikoBIREI, マネージャー at Birei Kimono & Culture, responded to this reviewResponded October 16, 2015

Thank you for your comment to us! Your review is truly appreciated. I am glad to hear you enjoyed our kimono experience and the rikishaw tour around Asakusa. Hope you found there are so many similarities as much as differences between our cultures. Again, thank...More

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Yes! ¥3500 for each until 17:00. Thank you!
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Hi Edwin, Thank you so much ! You can make your reservation from our HP reservation form or just email us and let us know the date/time to come/how many people/make or female/phone number/email address. February is not... More
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Response from MeikoBIREI | Property representative |
Hi Edwin! For preparation, it takes 15-20min for women, 10min for men. If you would like to hair arrangements( free), it takes 5-10min is added. Mostly, 40min to 50min to get ready. 1) choosing time : 5-10min 2) dress... More
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