Yakatabune is one of Japanese traditional boats on which you can enjoy banquets and dinner. Inside the boat, mostly there are tatamimats laid on and you can experience Japanese unique “Ozashiki-style” dinner. These days, there are Western-style Yakatabune withtables and chairs furnished. (Yakatabune Hamadaya has both styles.)
In Heian period, Yakatabune was used for entertainment by nobles, but in Edo period, it was used for pleasures such as cherry blossom appreciation, the moon appreciation and fireworks viewing.
Hamadaya is a time-honored company that has been doing business since Taisho period. Currently, we are doing business as a Japanese-style cruising restaurant that serves delicious dishes on board, cruising tourist attractions in Tokyo such as the Sumida River,Odaiba, TOKYO SKYTREE and Rainbow Bridge.
While enjoying the wonderful view of Tokyo Bay and the Sumida River and feeling comfortable wind, you can spend a memorable time in Tokyo. Have a relaxing time with your important family or lover. Or you can use it for dinner, a party or an event with your friends of business partners.
The main feature of Hamadaya is the quality of its dishes. Enjoy the authentic and unique Japanese dishes using seasonal fresh ingredients such as freshly deep-fried tempura on board and fresh sashimi directly sent from the market or producers, which are ourYakatabune’s specialty.
We offer a shared-style boat service that can be used by a small group, at least two people. You can casually enjoy sightseeing in Tokyo with your family or friends. It is recommended for special days when you celebrate your important person’s anniversary and birthday. Enjoy our original and creative Japanese dishes course with its menu changing from season to season. The dishes in the course vary depending on the schedule, but in most cases, it costs 10,000 yen plus tax or 12,000 yen per adult. The price includes dishes, drink(all-you-can-drink) and the boat fee.
If you want to enjoy special parties and events, we recommend the private chartered plan. You can leave whenever you like, during the daytime, in the evening or at night. Enjoy wonderful views of Tokyo and authentic Japanese dishes with your important friends. Having parties, banquets and events of your company, you will have an unforgettable memories.
We have boats that can carry up to 80 people. We will choose the most suitable boat for you depending on the number of people in your group. About the booking of a chartered plan, as for “Ozashiki-style” boat with tatami mats laid on, you can use it if your group has 20 or more people. But you need a group of 30 or more people on Fridays, Saturdays, Sundays, holidays and the day before holidays.
If you want to use a Western-dining-style boat with tables and chairs furnished, you need a group of 30 or more people for all the schedules. On this boat, you can choose “Yakiniku (Grilled beef) dishes course.”
You can choose the menu of course dishes freely. The popular course is “Creative Japanese dishes course” and it costs 10,000 yen plus tax or 12,000 yen plus tax per adult. Also, for a limited time, though, if you have a group of 30 or more people, you can choose “Shokado-course”, ( 8,000 yen plus tax), which has a smaller portion. The charge includes dishes, drink (all-you-can-drink) and boarding fee.
Among Yakatabunes in Tokyo, dishes of Hamadaya are highly reputed. We are proud of the best range of dishes in this industry including authentic Japanese dishes course, Yakiniku(Grilled beef) course, casual light meal course for private chartered Yakatabune.We also serve dishes specially prepared for children and set the child rate, so customers with families are really pleased.
The charge includes dishes, drink(all-you-can-drink) and the boarding fee. All-you-can-drink service includes beer, Japanese sake, whisky, wine, shochu(distilled liquor), juice, cola, tea and so on.
In addition to “The Sumida River・Odaiba cruise” and “TOKYO SKYTREE cruise” available all year round, there are “Disney cruise” only for chartered boats and “The Sumida River cherry blossom appreciation cruise” that is in service during the cherry blossom season.
This is a popular route. You can see several sightseeing spots along the Sumida River and the boat stops in the beautiful night view in Odaiba.
This is a new route. Cruising under popular bridges over the Sumida River, you can get a close look at TOKYO SKY TREE.
Hamadaya’s Yakatabune boats leave from 8 places in Tokyo. From “Kitasenju pier”, “Sakurabashi pier”, “Asakusa pier”, “Ecchujima pier”, “Harumi・Tsukishima pier”, “Hamamatsu-cho pier”, “Odaiba pier” and “Tokyo Big Site pier”.
Feel free to contact Yakatabune Hamadaya by e-mail, telephone, FAX and so on. We have staff who can speak Chinese (Mandarin).
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