Gaze at Cherry Blossoms and Tokyo Tower at Tokyo Prince Hotel’s Sakura Festival

24.February.2019 | FOOD / SPOT

Tokyo Prince Hotel is set to hold Sakura Matsuri 2019 from March 16 to April 14 where they will serve a cherry blossom inspired menu.

 

The Shiba Park area by the hotel is a famous cherry blossom spot which brings together lots of people each year who visit to see the pink flowers in bloom. Tokyo Prince Hotel has put together a special menu to excite this year’s hanami season for tourists and sightseers visiting Tokyo to view the flowers.

Sit atop the hotel’s wide-open cafe and bar Tower View Terrace where you will be served colourful hors d’oeuvre, steak, temari sushi and many more springtime foods. Meals are made even more memorable with the gorgeous cherry trees standing at eye level behind which towers Tokyo Tower.

Lunch – “Hanami Box – Cherry Blossoms”: ¥6,000 (Served 12:00-15:00)

Dinner – “Hanami Box – Nighttime Cherry Blossoms”: ¥9,000 (Served 17:00-21:30)

 

Nighttime Cherry Blossoms Wagyu Beef Teppanyaki & Seafood Barbeque Set (Serves 1): ¥10,000 (Served 17:30-21:30)

Over at the hotel’s beer restaurant Garden Island you can look forward to enjoying an evening BBQ under the cherry blossoms. Tuck into wagyu sirloin beef, spiny lobster and other top quality hotel ingredients as you gaze at the nighttime cherry blossoms. The restaurant also serves a meal plan that comes with an all-you-can-drink option.

 

Beautiful Sakura Gozen Meal: ¥5,000 (Served 11:30-14:30 / until 17:00 on Saturday & holidays)

Roll up to the hotel’s Shimizu restaurant where they will be serving a vivid traditional Japanese meal which can be enjoyed with the stunning view of the cherry blossoms and Tokyo Tower outside the restaurant’s enormous windows.

Sakura Course: ¥8,000 (Serving 17:00-21:30)

Maronie is a restaurant at the hotel that specialises in Chinese cuisine. Like Shimizu, you can appreciate the cherry blossoms peeking at you through the window as you dig into a delicious Chinese meal.


Lunch: Weekends ¥3,500, Saturday & Holidays ¥4,000 (Served 11:30-15:00) / Dinner: Weekends ¥6,000, Saturday & Holidays ¥6,500 (Served 17:30-21:30)

Porto, a buffet restaurant in the hotel, is preparing a springtime buffet which can be enjoyed with a full view of the pink flowers and Tokyo Tower.

 

Bloom: ¥4,000 (Serving 17:00-21:00)

Cherry Blossom Sweets Plate: ¥1,500 / With Drink ¥2,100 (Serving: 11:00-21:00)

The tea salon Pikake will be cooking up a range of meals including pasta served in spring colours, salad, roast beef and more as well as a special sweets plate with 4 different Japanese sweets.

Snow Sakura: ¥1,800 (Served 17:00-Midnight)

Spring Fizz: ¥1,800 (Served 17:00-Midnight)

The hotel’s main bar Windsor will be pouring two different cherry blossom inspired cute pink cocktails.

Party Plan: ¥5,800 Per Person (Weekdays 17:00-Midnight / Saturdays 15:00-Midnight / Holidays 15:00-23:00)

Petrea Karaoke Room has a very special party plan planned which includes a cherry blossom themed menu as well as karaoke and all-you-can-drink.

Tokyo Prince Hotel’s Hanami Season Map

 

If you’re visiting Tokyo during the hanami season then don’t miss out on this luxurious flower-viewing experience.

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    MACHIDA visiting BANTA CAFE to check the feel of the ocean and their artwork

     

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    Price: Free

     

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    Where: Beachside Terrace

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