Summer Splendours with Four Seasons Hotel Tokyo at Otemachi

Early summer is a season of special indulgences at the luxurious sky-high sanctuary
April 28, 2022,
Tokyo, Japan

Experience the charms of early summer in Japan’s iconic capital, with Four Seasons Hotel Tokyo at Otemachi. Sunlit, breezy and lush green, this glorious season is tailormade for exploration and discovery. Through May and June, the city’s beautiful gardens are abloom with wisteria, tulips and roses, while the trees are resplendent in a palette of vibrant greens.

Soaring above the clouds at a height of 200 metres (650 feet), Four Seasons Hotel Tokyo at Otemachi looks out at spectacular panoramas of the Imperial Palace Gardens and the dynamic city skyline. With its central location and excellent subway connectivity, this stylish urban sanctuary puts guests within easy reach of everywhere in Tokyo, making it the perfect home base for business and leisure travellers alike.

Take advantage of the Hotel’s summertime offerings, including special accommodation packages, special wellness events, seasonal spa treatments and limited-time dining experiences.

Accommodation Offers

From culinary adventurers to families with young kids, these attractive packages cater to a variety of travel preferences.

Stay Longer. Spend more time experiencing the best of Tokyo. Book two consecutive nights to receive a complimentary third night at the city’s landmark of luxury.

Stay and Dine. Take a culinary journey with a nightly three-course dinner at PIGNETO restaurant or in-room, daily breakfast, and complimentary beer and soft drinks from the private bar.

Family Escape. Experience the fun of Tokyo with the whole family. The Hotel provides a complimentary extra bed for children under 18. Plus, enjoy 15 percent savings on Room Rate, special kids’ amenities, daily breakfast, and additional dining and spa perks. With access to Kids in the City, the Hotel’s kids’ zone, young guests ages 4 to 12 can engage in enriching activities and playtime supervised by the Four Seasons team.

FSOTE Travel Kit. When booking a twin room, enjoy an extra-comfortable stay with original monogrammed amenities, compliments of Four Seasons. The luxurious travel kit includes a hairband, hand mirror, silk eye mask and eco-friendly bag.

Wellness Retreat

In-house guests and Spa & Fitness members enjoy access to the indoor panoramic swimming pool, fitness centre, and hydrotherapy facilities like the vitality pool, mist chairs, ofuro (Japanese baths) and steam rooms.

World-Class Fitness Centre - Spread across 178 square metres (1,900 square feet), the Fitness Centre features floor-to-ceiling windows that overlook the lush Imperial Palace gardens and Tokyo cityscapes. The spectacular views provide plenty of inspiration for workouts of all stripes, be it a heart-pumping run or a flowing yoga session. A full range of high-tech cardio and strength training equipment offers everything one needs to work towards their fitness goals.

Yoga & Pilates. This summer, rediscover the joy of wellness with a calendar of yoga and Pilates classes, guided by experts.

Global Wellness Day. On June 10, enjoy restorative yoga by the poolside (9:00 to 10:00 pm), led by IGNITE YOGA STUDIO. On June 11, guests can attend a Qi Gong session (9:00 to 9:30 am) and seated meditation, guided by Faraaz Tanveer, Director of Spa & Wellness.

Seasonal Spa Journeys

Despite the mild nature of early summer, the changes in weather may cause physical and mental fatigue. THE SPA at Four Seasons presents tailored treatments and benefits to address seasonal concerns.

Weekday Indulgence. Book any spa treatment for 60 minutes or more, and receive an equal amount of pool-time access on the same day. After relaxing under the healing touch of the therapist, let hydrotherapy boost the immune system, relieve stress and reduce muscle tension. Flow between the indoor pool, mist chairs, vitality pool, steam room and cold showers, then conclude the journey in the skyline-facing ofuro (Japanese baths).

  • Available until June 30 (except weekends and Golden Week)
  • Monday to Friday, 10:00 am to 8:30 pm (last Spa appointment at 7:30 pm)
  • From JPY 36,685 (treatment of 60 minutes or above)

Early Summer Revitalization. This full-body massage focuses on the neck, shoulders and head. The use of a specially blended peppermint and Kuromoji oil helps clear the mind and release tension from the body.

  • JPY 46,805 / JPY 36,685 (60 minutes / 90 minutes)

Ultra Pure Facial. An intensely detoxifying facial reveals flawlessness like never before. A gentle purification along key facial zones prepares the skin, followed by a deep cleanse with ultrasonic vibrations to unblock pores and banish toxins. As deep-seated impurities fall away, skin tone becomes more balanced and even, resulting in a beautifully uplifted complexion.

  • JPY 34,155 (60 minutes)

Incredible Gastronomy

Explore a superb selection of dining and drinking venues, each with a special summer offering.

est. Sparkling with a newly bestowed Michelin star, est continues to bring exceptional dining experiences to epicures in Tokyo. Known for their eco-conscious approach, the team sources nearly 95 percent of ingredients from within Japan, with a focus on high-quality seasonal produce.

Early Summer Tasting Menu. Setting the stage is an artful appetizer, inspired by mille-feuille and bright with the freshness of big fin reef squid and white asparagus. The beautifully drawn curved form is topped with black squid ink sauce. For the main course, Chef Guillaume Bracaval has chosen kumano beef from Wakayama, paired with the herbaceous notes of French sorrel and the sourness of butter sauce.

  • Lunch: 5 courses JPY 12,500, 8 courses JPY 20,000
  • Dinner: 9 courses JPY 25,000, 10 courses JPY 30,000

PIGNETO. The breezy open-air terrace comes with sweeping views of the Imperial Palace East Gardens and Tokyo cityscapes. Chef Yoshihiro Kigawa crafts hearty pastas and regional Italian specialties, while Alessandro de Leo, the master pizzaiolo from Naples, presents freshly hand-tossed pizzas.

Ruinart Champagne Brunch. Elevate weekends with a sparkling brunch above the clouds. This three-course Italian feast comes with free-flow Ruinart Blanc de Blanc Champagne, perfect for celebrating a happy occasion or transforming an ordinary holiday into something special.

  • Available on weekends and public holidays
  • JPY 15,000 (includes 90 minutes free-flow Ruinart Blanc de Blanc Champagne, red or white wine, soft drinks and three courses)

Giro Del Giappone: A Tour of Japanese Ingredients. Inspired by the popular cycling race Giro d’Italia, this monthly menu series combines traditional Italian recipes with seasonal ingredients from specific regions in Japan. In May, savour a classic Italian dish made with ingredients from nearby Ibaraki, an area blessed with abundant seafood and mountain produce. In June, discover the flavours of Yamagata, famed for its rich soil, traditional vegetables and centuries-old food culture.

  • Lunch/Dinner: 6 courses JPY 14,000

THE LOUNGE. Picture windows bring in splendid summer views, including the verdant forests of the Imperial Palace, an ideal backdrop for summer afternoons with friends and family.

Melon Afternoon Tea. Seasonal melons are the star of this seasonally inspired menu. Taste a wondrous variety of sweets and savouries: a melon-shaped opera pastry, a six-layered melon shortcake, a bruschetta resembling prosciutto melon, and a vivid salad made with red beets and red melon.

  • Available until June 30, 2022
  • Afternoon Tea: JPY 8,800
  • Add free-flow Ruinart Blanc de Blanc Champagne: JPY 15,000

VIRTÙ. Head to this Paris-meets-Tokyo bar for handcrafted cocktails that marry Japanese ingredients and techniques with classic French flavours.

Micro-Seasonal Cocktails. Sip micro-seasonal drinks created by the talented bartending team. In May, celebrate the bloom of summer flowers with vibrant cocktails featuring fresh cherries and lavender. Come June, VIRTÙ presents refreshing antidotes for warm, rainy days. Brighten spirits with Frozen Melon Harmony, a luxurious sorbet cocktail that blends fresh melon, and Champagne.

  • Micro-seasonal cocktails start at JPY 2,600

Bar Masters Series. Nothing shakes up a good cocktail like a little camaraderie. VIRTÙ welcomes top bartenders from across Japan for its monthly Bar Masters series. Keeping spirits high, the guest mixologist will take their place behind the bar and craft their own unique cocktails for the night. On June 18, sample drinks by Kyoka Ogawa from Bar Amber, the brand ambassador of Silent Pool GIN. On July 15 and 16, the man behind the bar is Naoto Ogawa from CT Spirits Japan, the winner of the Campari Cocktail Competition Asia 2018.