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Relaxing space that can be used for 24 hours ‘TSUTAYA BOOK APARTMENT’

24 hours open relaxation space with a private room booth and a women-only floor!

“TSUTAYA BOOK APARTMENT” which was based on the concept of “common living” that provides relaxing space and working space centered on “book” has opened in Shinjuku 3-chome on 6th December 2017.

Shinjuku is a place where the annual number of passengers boasts the world’s No. 1 place and also a popular city among visitors from within the country and abroad. In such a town as Shinjuku, “TSUTAYA BOOK APARTMENT” offers a relaxing and calm space for their customers.

You can also bring the coffee purchased at Starbucks on the third floor and can do your work in a “coworking space” on the 4th floor.


Starbucks on the third floor


There are many kinds of goods around Starbucks.

On the 5th floor and 6th floor, there is a shared space where you can take off your shoes and read books. Furthermore, there is also a private room booth where you can change into lounge wear and relax. (Lounge wear is not free of charge)


“coworking space” on the 4th floor.


Relax space on 5th and 6th floor

There is a women-only floor on the 6th floor and there is also a locker, shower room and powder room on the 5th floor. It is also possible to do a girl’s party in a 12-seater tatami area.

In the basement first floor, there is a bar called “know by moto” which is a collaboration of a bookshop and with Japanese sake (alcohol). On the first floor, there is a Family Mart (convenience store) which has in-store design and offers a large selection of items. There is also a Starbucks on the third floor, which is the largest BOOK & CAFE in the Shinjuku area seating 185 seats.


a women-only floor


Japanese sake bar’s ‘know by moto’


Powder room


Reception counter

Other main features of TSUTAYA BOOK APARTMENT are as follows.
・ You can also purchase books on all floors. The users will get doubled T point.
・ COWORKING Space is equipped with power supply, printer, iMac and iPad. Events and workshops are also planned to be held.
・ It is also possible to lie down in a private room booth where the mat is equipped.
・ The shower room is also available for 24 hours. (chargeable)
・ FREE Wi-Fi is available on all floor of TSUTAYA BOOK APARTMENT.


Address 3-26-14 Shinjuku, Shinjuku-ku, Tokyo
Shinjuku Minim BuildingⅠ: 4F・5F・6F / Shinjuku Minim BuildingⅡ: 5F・6F
Floor Area 195 tsubo (1tsubo=about 3.3㎡)
Business Hour 24 hours open (TSUTAYA BOOK APARTMENT only)
*To use the facility, please bring your identity confirmation documents. (Driver’s license, passport, student card, etc).
*Please visit Shinjuku TSUTAYA Kabukicho DVD rental store for rental of VHS, DVD and Blu-ray
(22 Azuma Bldg. 4F, 8F, 9F 1-5-4 Kabukicho, Shinjuku-ku, Tokyo Business Hour: 11:00-23:00)
●COWORKING Space (without tax) Price: 500 yen per hour Number of seats: 30 seats
*The COWORKING Space will charge a separate charge of 100 yen for the first time.
● Relax Space (without tax) Private room price: 500 yen per hour
Number of Private room: 32 rooms / Number of shared space seat: 42 seats
*Women-only floor will charge a separate charge of 100 yen for the first time.
*Private room will charge a separate charge of 500 yen for the first time.
*Shower room 500 yen for once Room Wear 1,000 yen for once 
Access 1min walk from “Shinjuku Station” east exit

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