Funabashi

Travel Guide
Funabashi showing street scenes

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.

APA Hotel Nishi-Funabashi Ekimae
APA Hotel Nishi-Funabashi Ekimae
3 out of 5
605-1 Innaicho, Funabashi, Chiba
The price is NZ$88 per night from 13 Feb. to 14 Feb.
Situated in Funabashi, this hotel is 1.7 mi (2.8 km) from Tokyo Bay and 2.6 mi (4.1 km) from LaLaport. Nakayama Racecourse is 1.8 mi (2.9 km) away. Nishi-funabashi ...
4.4/5 Wonderful! (9 reviews)
"駅から近く、またチェックインもスムーズに行えるところが良かったです。"

Reviewed on 27 Dec. 2021

APA Hotel Nishi-Funabashi Ekimae
Hotel Double Funabashi
Hotel Double Funabashi
3 out of 5
4-17-2 Miyamoto, Funabashi, Chiba
The price is NZ$92 per night from 26 Jan. to 27 Jan.
Situated in Funabashi, this hotel is within 1 mi (2 km) of Funabashi Racecourse and Tokyo Bay. LaLaport is 0.5 mi (0.8 km) away. Funabashi-Keibajo Station is ...
4.6/5 Wonderful! (45 reviews)
"部屋も綺麗で価格帯もすごくよく、朝食が美味しかったです!"

Reviewed on 17 Jan. 2022

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 NZ$113 per night from 24 Jan. to 25 Jan.
Situated in Funabashi, this hotel is 0.6 mi (1 km) from Narashino Culture Center and 2.3 mi (3.8 km) from LaLaport. Fujisaki Shinrin Park and Yatsu Rose Garden ...
3.9/5 Very Good! (218 reviews)
"Better than I had expected! Would stay again if I need to be in the area"

Reviewed on 1 Jan. 2020

Toyoko Inn Tsudanuma-eki Kita-guchi
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.
LEO MLx
LEO MLx
4- Honcho, Funabashi, Chiba
The price is NZ$176 per night from 24 Jan. to 25 Jan.
Situated in Funabashi, this apartment building is within 2 miles (3 km) of Chapeau Funabashi, LaLaport and Tokyo Bay. Tokyo Bay Shopping Mall and Funabashi Racecourse ...
LEO MLx
Good location for Disney Resort and Makuhari  / Funabashi Chiba
Good location for Disney Resort and Makuhari / Funabashi Chiba
Funabashi, Chiba Prefecture
The price is NZ$283 per night from 24 Jan. to 25 Jan.
Situated in Funabashi, this apartment building is 1.6 mi (2.6 km) from Tokyo Bay and 2.7 mi (4.4 km) from LaLaport. Nakayama Racecourse is 1.7 mi (2.7 km) away. ...
1/5 (1 review)
"チェックインのメールが来なかった"

Reviewed on 29 Dec. 2021

Good location for Disney Resort and Makuhari / Funabashi Chiba
LEO Nibankan 305
LEO Nibankan 305
3 out of 5
2-401-1 Katsushika-machi, Funabashi, Chiba
The price is NZ$343 per night from 13 Feb. to 14 Feb.
Situated in Funabashi, this apartment building is 1.7 mi (2.7 km) from Tokyo Bay and 2.7 mi (4.4 km) from LaLaport. Nakayama Racecourse is 1.7 mi (2.8 km) away. ...
4.5/5 Wonderful! (31 reviews)
"It’s a nice place to stay with. Very clean, comfortable and safe. They are accessible to the transportation (JR train & subways), as well as to the market. The host answers back right away when I have any questions which is a very nice thing to do. I loved and enjoyed our stay."

Reviewed on 19 Aug. 2019

LEO Nibankan 305
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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