Address: 51 Minami-machi Waseda, Shinjuku-ku, Tokyo 162-0043

Guest House Kikuicho is a comfortable and convenient housing Property that Waseda University opened n February 2010 to provide accommodation for overseas researchers who are staying at Waseda as visiting scholars. It is a newly renovated building conveniently located very close to campus and a mere five-minute walk from the Tokyo Metro Waseda Station. Apartments are fully furnished and supplied with bedding, electrical appliances and kitchenware, so that international visiting faculties with the usual cost of furnished rental apartments in the area, Guest House Kikuicho is much more reasonably priced, and does not require security deposits

Facilities and accommodation charges (in JPY)


Number of rooms Type Size Capacity Accommodation charge
Daily Monthly
Single 21 rooms 1R 22-23㎡ 1-person 3,790 JPY ≒117,500 JPY
Twin 12 rooms 1LDK 50.80-54.33㎡ 2-person 6,540 JPY ≒202,800 JPY
Family 5 rooms 2DK 54.33㎡ 3-person 6,540 JPY ≒202,800 JPY

(*1)1DK: One dining room including kitchen, and one bedroom
1LDK: One living-dining room including kitchen, and one bedroom
2DK: One dining room including kitchen, and two bedrooms
(*2)Each room has private shower and bath

◇The rates listed above are as of April, 2017.
◇Light, fuel and water expenses and domestic telephone charges are included in the above rates.
◇If you intend to be away for 14 nights or more during your occupancy and only if you notify us in advance of the circumstances, we will not charge you rent for the period reported. Please note that, in such an event, we ask that you make sure all of your personal belongings are removed from the rented property prior to your leave. The charge for rent will resume upon the date of your return.

Payment of Bills:
◇Collection of bills is conducted by Waseda University Property Management Inc
◇Please pay the bills in cash, by deposits or credit card (on-line)

Telephone Operation:
◇Telephone charges are included in the rent (domestic only).
◇You can make on-campus intercom calls on your room phone
◇For international calls, you are advised to use the pre-paid ‘KDDI Super World Card’ or “KDDI go-go card” which can be purchased at a vending machine of STEP 21 lounge

◇Internet with wifi connection is available
◇Only the spouse or children of the tenant are allowed to live in the apartment. Parents are allowed to stay up to 1 month. If a family member decides to move in with you after you have moved into the apartment, please inform Waseda University Property Management Inc. (within Waseda STEP21 complex )


-Please go to this page for room photos and room equipments.

– Linens (towels, bed sheets etc.) will be provided for all the guests of six years and above. Please let us know in advance if guests under five years will need linens.
– We do not supply amenity goods such as soap, shampoo and toothbrush.


STEP 21 Office, Waseda University Property Management Inc.
Office hours:8:00-22:00(everyday)
Reservation is available from 9:00 to 17:00 except Saturdays, Sundays, and University holidays.
Direct tel: 03-5285-3015 / ext. 79-5631
E-mail: [email protected]
*This e-mail address is for general inquiries only. No requests for reservation are accepted. 

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