5 Yukata Rental Shops in Tokyo—Enjoy the Japanese Summer Fireworks and Festivals Even More

27.July.2017 | FASHION / FEATURES

Summertime in Japan is the true festival season, such as the big firework gatherings, or the Bon Festival, or many of the other celebrations. During this festive season, you’re sure to see a huge number of people dressed up in yukata. If you’ve been to Japan at this time, you’ll know I’m talking about. And when you see all of the cute yukata, do you ever get the feeling that you’d like to wear one yourself this year?


In this article, we take a look at some of the places in Tokyo where you can rent your own yukata for the day.


1:Shinjuku Station – “VASARA”


VASARA is a rental kimono shop which recently opened up its doors at the New South Gate of Shinjuku Station. It is open for summertime only. You can rent a yukata here and they even help you with putting it on. When you rent a yukata here, you will receive receive this service absolutely free, as well as a hair set. Not only that, there is even a discount plan for couples♡ They also have home delivery rental service too, so for those of you who do not have the time to visit the store, then be sure to check their website below.


▶Shop Information


Address: “Suica Penguin Park” “Suica Penguin Park” at ticket gates of New South Gate at JR Shinjuku Station

Full details: https://vasara-h.co.jp/


2:Shibuya / Ginza / Ikebukuro – “Kimono Rental Aki”

If you’re looking to rent a yukata from a popular designer brand, then look no further. Kimono Rental Aki offers a popular line-up of yukata designed by big brands, talents, and more. You can also choose your yukata from the size or cost, so see their website first.


▶Shop Information

Kimono Rental Aki


Shibuya Store: Eruarukasaru, 15-14 Maruyamacho, Shibuya-ku, Tokyo

Ginza Store: 3F Tomita Building, 8 Chome 3-10 Ginza, Chūō-ku, Tokyo

Ikebukuro Store: 1F Node Building, 1 Chome-13-24 Minami Ikebukuro, Toshima-ku, Tokyo

Full Details: https://kr-aki.co.jp/user_data/yukata.php


3:Roppongi / Ginza – “GEKKABIJIN”

Did you know, there’s also a certain yukata rental shop in the big tourist centers like Roppongi and Ginza? GEKKABIJIN list each of their yukata with their individual prices on the website, meaning you can choose your favourite yukata that is within your budget! If you’re ordering for two or more people you can also receive a discount, so you should definitely invite your friend on a day out in yukata.


▶Shop Information



Roppongi Store: 6F TK Building, 8 Chome-2-6 Roppongi, Minato-ku, Tokyo

Ginza Store: 4F Nishigobangai Sakaguchi Building, 5 Chome-5-8 Ginza, Chūō-ku, Tokyo

Full Details: http://gekkabijin-kimonorental.com/


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