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FunabashiJapan

Experience shopping and entertainment complexes, a relaxing fairy-tale theme park and the rich biodiversity of the waterfront in this exciting port city.

Funabashi is a busy port city in northwestern Chiba prefecture. Indulge yourself at Funabashi’s exciting shopping districts and indoor malls and experience the family-friendly waterfront park. A short distance east of Tokyo, Funabashi offers an excellent side trip during your visit to Japan’s capital city.

Pick up a new outfit, state-of-the-art electronic items, omiyage (souvenirs) or a quick lunch at one of Funabashi’s sprawling shopping centers. Lalaport Tokyo Bay, a popular mall near Funabashi’s waterfront, features a vast variety of shops, as well as fun-filled gaming centers. Check out the colorful Pokémon Center, dedicated to the famous anime franchise. At Lalaport’s Funassyiland, purchase cute merchandise relating to Funabashi’s mascot, a pear fairy. Find additional retail outlets and cinemas at Aeon Mall and Venus Fort. Join locals at a heart-stopping sports event, such as horseracing at the Nakayama Horse Tracks. Watch a game of baseball at the Funabashi City Sports Park.

Enjoy a more relaxing Funabashi experience at Andersen Park, a picturesque park with a fairy-tale theme. See the settings of Danish storyteller Hans Christian Andersen’s stories come to life amid playground equipment and scenic overlooks. Have a picnic on the grassy lawns with views of a windmill and pond.

Near Funabashi Station, find the ancient Funabashi Daijingu Shrine, dedicated to the safety of fishermen and seafarers. Nearby, purchase local Funabashi pears, seafood and candy. Head to Sanbanze Ocean Park at Funabashi’s waterfront to spot birds, enjoy views of Tokyo Bay and let children play in the shallows. Many families visit this area in spring to collect Honbinosu shellfish and clams.

Funabashi is located in Chiba prefecture, less than 40 minutes from Tokyo Station by train. Narita International Airport is approximately an hour from Funabashi by train. Summers are warm and humid, while winter may have snowfall. For an exciting day out, visit Urayasu’s Tokyo Disneyland, less than 30 minutes away by train.

Top Hotels in Funabashi

Hotel Double Funabashi
Hotel Double Funabashi
3 out of 5
4-17-2 Miyamoto, Funabashi, Chiba
The price is NT$1,752 per night from Dec 3 to Dec 4

Situated in Funabashi, this hotel is within a 10-minute walk of Tokyo Bay and LaLaport. Funabashi Racecourse and Tokyo Bay Shopping Mall are also within 15 minutes. ...

4.5/5Wonderful! (21 reviews)
良く休めました

"清潔な部屋だったと思います。 冷蔵庫、レンジ、ポットなど、必要なものは揃っていると思います。"…"

Reviewed on 2020/8/31

Hotel Double Funabashi
Toyoko Inn Tsudanuma-eki Kita-guchi
Toyoko Inn Tsudanuma-eki Kita-guchi
2.5 out of 5
2-12-6, Maehara-nishi, Funabashi
The price is NT$2,389 per night from Dec 3 to Dec 4

Situated in Funabashi, this hotel is within 1 mi (2 km) of Fujisaki Shinrin Park and Tokyo Bay. LaLaport is 2.3 mi (3.8 km) away. Narashino Shin-Tsudanuma Station ...

3.9/5Very Good! (196 reviews)

"Better than I had expected! Would stay again if I need to be in the area"…"

Reviewed on 2020/1/1

Toyoko Inn Tsudanuma-eki Kita-guchi
LEO YU CAPSULE HOTEL Nishi Funabashi
LEO YU CAPSULE HOTEL Nishi Funabashi
2.5 out of 5
2-412 Katsushikacho, Funabashi, Chiba
The price is NT$1,493 per night from Dec 3 to Dec 4

Situated in Funabashi, this capsule hotel is within 3 mi (5 km) of Tokyo Bay, Nakayama Racecourse, and LaLaport. Disneyland® Tokyo and Makuhari Messe are also ...

4.3/5Excellent! (154 reviews)

"カプセルタイプでも上下左右の物音が軽減されるように設計されてると感じました。 カプセルの中にあるユーティリティは証明スイッチ、換気スイッチ、コンセント二口、です。 よくある、何をするにもエレベーターで上下移動、のタイプでなかったので良かったです。 西船橋から徒歩5分くらい、コンビニはローソンが至近です。 中山競馬の前泊にはもってこいです。"…"

Reviewed on 2020/1/5

LEO YU CAPSULE HOTEL Nishi Funabashi
Lowest nightly price found within the past 24 hours based on a 1 night stay for 2 adults. Prices and availability subject to change. Additional terms may apply.

Vacation Rentals in Funabashi

TAKA HOUSE Tokyo Nishifunabashi
TAKA HOUSE Tokyo Nishifunabashi
3.5 out of 5
1-23-3 Higashinakayama, Funabashi, Chiba
The price is NT$4,047 per night from Dec 3 to Dec 4

Situated in Funabashi, this vacation home is 0.6 mi (0.9 km) from Tokyo Bay and 1.5 mi (2.4 km) from Nakayama Racecourse. LaLaport and Kamagaya Stadium are also ...

TAKA HOUSE Tokyo Nishifunabashi
Kamon Inn Sunhouse
Kamon Inn Sunhouse
3 out of 5
4-8-16 Narashinodai, Funabashi, Chiba

Situated in Funabashi, this vacation home is 0.5 mi (0.8 km) from Funabashi City Historical Museum and 2.5 mi (4.1 km) from Tokyo Bay. Niku Shrine and Fujisaki ...

4/5Very Good! (25 reviews)

"It was clean, well stocked, quiet. Great location in being just a couple blocks from the Shin-Keisei train station, and a longer but totally pleasant walk up to Kita-Narashino. We would stay here again when in the area."…"

Reviewed on 2019/12/24

Kamon Inn Sunhouse
Citadines Shinjuku Tokyo
Citadines Shinjuku Tokyo
3.5 out of 5
1-28-13 Shinjuku, Shinjuku-ku, Tokyo, Tokyo-to
The price is NT$1,752 per night from Dec 3 to Dec 4

Located in Shinjuku, this aparthotel is within a 15-minute walk of Isetan Department Store Shinjuku and Robot Restaurant. Omoide Yokocho and Tokyo Tower are ...

4.5/5Wonderful! (2,044 reviews)
Best for foreigner! Price, comfort, convenience

"They were super accommodating and nice. Their friendliness made us feel comfortable and felt like we can ask any help. After two weeks of stay we moved to other housing but we missed them as we thought of them often. This doesn’t happen often. The space is very tight (typical Japanese size) but we ..."…"

Reviewed on 2020/8/26

Citadines Shinjuku Tokyo
Lowest nightly price found within the past 24 hours based on a 1 night stay for 2 adults. Prices and availability subject to change. Additional terms may apply.

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