Poolside Tanning or Workout? 4 of Tokyo's Better Pools

by Mieke - TripleLights travel specialist

Is swimming your workout of choice? Many pools are part of gyms that only allow members, so finding a publicly accessible pool can be quite a hassle. Unless of course, you’re reading my list below ↓

Tokyo Prince Hotel Sky Pool  
A luxury pool with a matching price tag. But hey, you won’t be in Tokyo so often, so why not have a swim under its most representative tower, the Tokyo Tower?
Price: adults 4000 yen (Sat-Sun and holidays 6,500), children 2000 yen (Sat-Sun and holidays 3,300)
For hotel guests it’s much cheaper (2000 yen and 1000 yen respectively)
Opening hours: 10:00-18:00 between June 1st and Sept 7th.
Address: 3-3-1 Shibakoen, Minato, Tokyo, Japan
Tel no.: +81 (0) 3-3432-1111
Website: http://www.princehotels.co.jp/tokyo/facility/#    

Poolside Tanning or Workout? 4 of Tokyo's Better Pools
photo courtesy of hotels.com

Prince Hotel Oiso Long Beach  

The Prince Hotel also has a property in Oiso in Shonan, to the south of Tokyo. The pool to this hotel is enormous, with lots of water opportunities for children as well. The pool is so close to the sea that it almost seems like your swimming in the ocean.  
Price: adults 3700 yen, high school students 2500 yen, elementary school children and seniors 2000 yen, children under three years 1000 yen. After 14:00 admission gets cheaper (2000, 1500, 1000 and 500 yen respectively), hotel guests pay half price.
Opening hours: 09:00-17:00 between July 5th and Sept 15th.
Address: 259-0111 Kanagawa, Nakagun, Oisomachi, Kokufu Hongo 546
Tel no.: +81 (0) 463-61-1111
Website: http://www.princehotels.co.jp/pool/oiso/

Toshimaen Pool
This water park features an extensive selection of wild water rides, slides and currents. But, they also have an Olympic-sized pool for the more serious swimmers.
Price: adults 4000 yen, children over 110 cm of height 3000 yen, children under 110 cm of height 2000 yen.
Opening hours: vary, but usually between 10:00 and 17:00. Check website.
Address: 3-25-1 Koyama, Nerima-ku, Tokyo
Tel no.: +81 (0) 3 3990 8800
Website: http://www.toshimaen.co.jp/pool/info.html in japanese  

Kyōdo-no-Mori Sōgō Pool  
This pool is much cheaper than the others, so don’t expect to be the only one taking a dip. Nonetheless, this pool is a good alternative to the others, since there are also many other touristic attractions nearby, such as an open-air folk museum (Kyōdo-no-MoriHakubutsukan).
Price: adults 300 yen, high school students 200 yen, younger children 100. Note that admission is for two hours, after which an hourly rate applies, which is half of the admission rate.
Opening hours: vary, but usually between 10:00 and 17:00.
Address: 5-5 Yasaki-cho, Fuchu-shi, Tokyo, Japan
Tel no.: +81 (0) 42-363-8111
Website: http://www.city.fuchu.tokyo.jp In Japanese

Need help planning your trip to Tokyo ?

If you are interested to know more and save your time during your trip to Tokyo, You can send a message to our local guides to get a customized itinerary and quotation for an unforgettable experience.

In the TripleLights website you can find the best professional guides all over Japan to help you plan your trip. Check our local guides for Tokyo


19 Aug 2014

Plan your trip to Tokyo

Chat with a local tour guide who can help organize your trip.
Get Started

Recent Tour Reviews in Tokyo

“ Wonderful introduction to Kyoto ”

Excellent
11 hours ago Traveler: Debra -   Tour Guide: Riko

Riko was an absolute pleasure to work with leading up to and during our trip. We were a large group of teens and adults which added extra challenges to our travel. Riko planned ahead and secured lunch reservations so that we wouldn't have to waste time waiting for a table for our large group. My husband has a severe shellfish allergy and she made sure that this was understood by the restaurants...
read more

“ A Wonderful Day In Tokyo! ”

Excellent
11 hours ago Traveler: Claudia -   Tour Guide: Junichi

Junichi is very professional and kind. He speaks very good English and offered to pick us up at our place, making the day start in an easy way. He was very knowledgeable about the sites and flexible in customizing the tour for our interests. He made us use the subway system efficiently and we went from site to site quickly. My daughter is vegan and Junichi helped us find suitable options for her! ...
read more

“ Yokohama to Tokyo experience ”

Excellent
14 hours ago Traveler: AURORA -   Tour Guide: Shizuko

She wasvery helpful, considerate, and very patient. Cancommunicate very well in English/
read more

“ Tokyo nature in the city ”

Excellent
1 day ago Traveler: Wayne -   Tour Guide: Tomoko

I spent a wonderful morning with Tomoko visiting some of the gardens and shrines around the Shinjuku area. If you are looking for a knowledgeable friendly guide to show you around Tokyo I would highly recommend her services.
read more

“ A helpful, kind and amazing tour guide ”

Excellent
1 day ago Traveler: Saskia -   Tour Guide: MAYUMI

We had the most lovely morning with Mayumi. She arrived to meet us at our hotel and immediately helped us to understand where we were and how to get around the city. She took us to a cool observation deck and explained all about the city. Then she gave us a fun and interesting tour around Senso-ji shrine. She helped us plan our trip, answered questions and was really lovely to spend time with. We...
read more

“ Visiting Tokyo with two small kids ”

Excellent
5 days ago Traveler: Natasha -   Tour Guide: REIKO

Reiko was very knowledgale about all the places we visited. Her patience with my two grandkids age 5 and 7 was outstanding. We asked to go on the boat ride , but the kids were too slow to reach the place on time, she adjusted our schedule and gave us an opportinity to see everything on our list. Her English was very good, so I highly recommend her. Thank you Reiko for a wonderful day!
read more

“ Very friendly and knowledgeable! ”

Excellent
6 days ago Traveler: Brenden -   Tour Guide: Haruko

My family and I met Haruko for a morning at Meiji Shrine followed by a nice Tonkatsu lunch. We were impressed by not only her knowledge but also that she talked to each of us (ages ranged from 11 - 79). Would definitely recommend her!
read more

“ Amazing day with many new experiences! ”

Excellent
6 days ago Traveler: Shahe -   Tour Guide: Yoko

Myself and my sister were quite nervous coming to Japan, but Yoko was very helpful and showed us around the Tokyo area. We explored temples, shrines, the Metropolitan area, Tsukiji, and the intricate subways! I was confused on how to use the subway system, but she was very patient and helped us understand what we needed to look for. I would highly recommend planning a trip with Yoko, she is very k...
read more

“ Asakusa Afternoon Trip ”

Excellent
1 week ago Traveler: Angeli -   Tour Guide: Takako

Takako was kind enough to accomodate our last minute location change and even met us at our new out of the way location for the meet up. From the time we met her to the end of the tour she did her best to make sure we were engaged, making easy and lively conversation. She showed us some of the best spots on the way to our Yukata appointment, made sure we got to see a beautiful skyline view and gav...
read more

Related cities

Plan your trip to Tokyo

Chat with a local tour guide who can help organize your trip.
Get Started