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Tokyo 2021 Olympics – All Stadiums & Nearby Hotels

This post was last updated on June 24th, 2020 at 05:30 pm


The Olympic Games in 2021 will be held in 42 different stadiums. Are you going to the 2021 Olympics in Tokyo to see your favorite sport and to encourage your country? Then it is useful to know in which stadium you should be. View the locations of the stadiums and hotels in the area, below. The opening ceremony and the closing ceremony take place at the Olympic Stadium near Yoyogi.

 

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Archery

Do you want to watch the archery events during the 2021 Summer Olympics? Then you will have to go to the Dream Island Archery Field near Shin Kiba Station (Koto), Dream Island.

 

Hotels near the Dream Island Archery Field

View all hotels near the Dream Island Archery Field here.


 

 

Athletics

The athletics competitions are held in two locations. The first location is the Olympic Stadium near Yoyogi, where the opening and closing ceremonies are held. In addition, they take place at the Imperial Palace Garden, near the Emperor’s Palace.

 

Hotels near the Olympic Stadium

View all hotels near the Olympic Stadium here.


 

 

Badminton

The badminton matches are held at the Musashino Forest Sport Plaza in Musashino, about an hour outside of central Tokyo.

 

Hotels near the Musashino Forest Sport Plaza

View all hotels near Musashino Forest Sport Plaza here.


 

 

Baseball

The last time baseball was played in the Olympics was in 2008 in Beijing. Now it is back in Tokyo 2021 in the Yokohama Stadium and the Fukushima Azuma Baseball Stadium.

 

Hotels near Yokohama Stadium

View all hotels near Yokohama Stadium here.


 

Basketball

Basketball is played in two stadiums, in the Saitama Super Arena (about an hour outside of Tokyo) and in the Aomi Urban Sports Venue (near Ariake).

 

Hotels near the Saitama Super Arena

View all hotels near Saitama Super Arena here.


 

Boxing

The boxing matches are held in the Kokugikan Arena in Tokyo near the Imperial Palace.

 

Hotels near the Kokugikan Arena

View all hotels in this area here.


 

Canoeing

During Tokyo 2021 we will see two disciplines of canoeing, namely the flatwater canoe sprint and the canoe slalom. These competitions take place at the Sea Forest Waterway and the Kasai Canoe Slalom Centre, both at Sea Forest.

 

Hotels near the Sea Forest Waterway & Kasai Canoe Slalom Centre

View all hotels near Sea Forest Waterway here.

View all hotels near Kasai Canoe Slalom Centre here.


 

Climbing

Climbing also makes its debut at the 2021 Olympic Games. Climbing competitions are held at the Aomi Urban Sports Park near Ariake.

 

Hotels near the Aomi Urban Sports Park

View all hotels near Aomi Urban Sports Park here.


 

Cycling

Cycling has four disciplines at the Olympic Games. Track cycling, road cycling, BMX, and mountain bike. These sports can be seen at the following locations: Olympic BMX Course, Izu Mountain Bike Course, Fuji International Speedway, Izu Velodrome, and Musashinonomori Park.

 

Hotels near the Cycling Stadiums

View all hotels near the Olympic BMX Course here.

View all hotels near the Izu Mountain Bike Course here.

View all hotels near the Izu Velodrome here.

View all hotels near Musashinonomori Park here.


 

Fencing

Fencing has three disciplines: foil, épée, and the sabre (or saber). Fencing has been at the Olympics since the very beginning (1896). During Tokyo 2021 there will be competitions in the Makuhari Messe Hall B.

 

Hotels near Makuhari Messe Hall B

View all hotels near Makuhari Messe Hall B here.


 

Golf

Golf is back at the Olympics. In the 2021 Tokyo Olympics, the golf events will be held at the Kasumigaseki Country Club.

 

Hotels near Kasumigaseki Country Club

View all hotels near Kasumigaseki Country Club here.


 

Gymnastics

Gymnastics is divided into three different parts: rhythmic gymnastics, artistic gymnastics, and trampoline. These competitions are held in the Olympic Gymnastic Center at Ariake.

 

Hotels near the Olympic Gymnastic Center

View all hotels near the Olympic Gymnastic Center here.


 

Handball

The seven-person handball teams will compete at Yoyogi National Stadium during Tokyo 2021. Handball has been played at the Montreal Olympics since 1976.

 

Hotels near the Yoyogi National Stadium

View all hotels near Yoyogi National Stadium here.


 

Hockey

The hockey games are played at the Oi Hockey Stadium, near Tokyo Big Sight.

 

Hotels near the Oi Hockey Stadium

View all hotels the Oi Hockey Stadium here.


 

Horse Riding

Horse riding at the Olympic Games consists of three parts: jumping, eventing, and dressage. It is the only Olympic sport in which animals participate. Equestrian sports have been at the Olympic games since the 1900s (in Paris). Horse riding takes place at the Sea Forest Cross-Country Course (at Sea Forest) and at Equestrian Park (at Ariake).

 

Hotels near Sea Forest Cross-Country Course

View all hotels near the Sea Forest Cross-Country Course here.

View all hotels near Equestrian Park here.


 

Judo

The competitions for (originally Japanese martial arts) judo are held in the Nippon Budokan in Tokyo. Judo first showed up as an Olympic sport in Tokyo in 1964. Even back then the games were held in the Nippon Budokan.

 

Hotels near the Nippon Budokan

View all hotels near the Nippon Budokan here.


 

Karate

Karate is debuting on the 2021 Olympic stage in Japan. More than 80 athletes will compete for the medals. The competitions are held in the Nippon Budokan.

 

Hotels near the Nippon Budokan

View all hotels near the Nippon Budokan here.


 

Modern Pentathlon

The modern pentathlon consists of the following five sporting elements: fencing, freestyle swimming, equestrian show jumping, and finally a combination of pistol shooting and cross country running (as of late this is also known as the ‘Laser-Run’. The matches will be held at the Musashino Forest Sport Plaza and at the Tokyo Stadium.

 

Hotels near the Musashino Forest Sport Plaza

View all hotels near Musashino Forest Sport Plaza here.


 

Rowing

Except for the very first edition, rowing has always been part of the Summer Olympics. The rowing competitions are held in Sea Forest Waterway (near Sea Forest).

 

Hotels near the Sea Forest Waterway

View all hotels near Sea Forest Waterway here.


 

Rugby

For the rugby tournament, a total of 12 teams participate in the Olympic games. There is a women’s and men’s competition. The matches are held in the Tokyo Stadium at Yoyogi.

 

Hotels near the Olympic Stadium

View all hotels near the Olympic Stadium here.


 

Sailing

Sailing as an Olympic sport includes not only sailing in a boat but also windsurfing. The location for sailing is the Enoshima Yacht Harbor.

 

Hotels near Enoshima Yacht Harbor

View all hotels near Enoshima Yacht Harbor here.


 

Shooting

Who has the steadiest hand and best nerve control? Who’s the best at concentrating and keeps their focus? The Olympic shooting competition is held in the Asaka Shooting Range.

 

Hotels near the Asaka Shooting Range

View all hotels near the Asaka Shooting Range here.


 

Skateboarding

During Tokyo 2021, the sport of skateboarding makes its debut as an Olympic sport. Skateboarding takes place on the Olympic BMX Course.

 

Hotels near the Olympic BMX Course

View all hotels near the Olympic BMX Course here.


 

Soccer

Soccer is played by some 250 million people worldwide. In Japan, 16 men’s and 12 women’s teams will participate in the Games. The events will take place in seven different stadiums: The Olympic Stadium, Sapporo Dome, Ibaraki Kashima Stadium, Yokohama International Stadium, Tokyo Stadium, Miyagi Stadium, and Saitama Stadium.

 

Hotels near the Soccer Stadiums

View all hotels near the Sapporo Dome here.

View all hotels near the Olympic Stadium here.

View all hotels near the Saitama Stadium here.

View all hotels near the Miyagi Stadium here.


 

Softball

The softball games are held in the Yokohama Stadium (in Yokohama, about an hour outside of Tokyo) and in the Fukushima Azuma Baseball Stadium (in Fukushima, about 3 hours outside of Tokyo).

 

Hotels near Yokohama Stadium and Fukushima Azuma Baseball Stadium

View all hotels near Yokohama Stadium here.

View all hotels near Fukushima Azuma Baseball Stadium here.


 

Surfing

Surfing is making its debut at the Olympic Games in Japan. The competition is held in the open ocean at the Tsurigasaki Beach Surfing Venue or Olympic Surfing Venue.

 

Hotels near the Tsurigasaki Beach Surfing Venue

View all hotels near the Tsurigasaki Beach Surfing Venue here.


 

Table Tennis

Table tennis made its Olympic debut in 1988 in Seoul. In addition to women’s and men’s singles and teams, there are also mixed doubles on the program during the 2021 Japan Games. The competitions take place in the Tokyo Metropolitan Gymnasium.

 

Hotels near the Tokyo Metropolitan Gymnasium

View all hotels near the Tokyo Metropolitan Gymnasium here.


 

Taekwondo

This originally Korean sport is practiced by about 80 million people worldwide. The competition during the 2021 Olympic Games of Japan takes place in the Makuhari Messe Hall A.

 

Hotels near the Makuhari Messe Hall A

View all hotels near the Makuhari Messe Hall A here.


 

Tennis

During Tokyo 2021, the following items are on the program for tennis: singles men/women, doubles men/women, and mixed doubles. Tennis is played at Ariake Tennis Park.

 

Hotels near the Ariake Coliseum

View all hotels near the Ariake Coliseum here.


 

Triathlon

The Olympic distance for a triathlon consists of one and a half kilometers of swimming, forty kilometers of cycling, and ten kilometers of running. The triathlon in Tokyo 2021 will take place in the Odaiba Marine Park.

 

Hotels near the Odaiba Marine Park

View all hotels near the Odaiba Marine Park here.


 

Volleyball

At the Olympics, there are regular volleyball and beach volleyball events. Volleyball is played in Ariake Arena and Shiokaze Park.

 

Hotels near Ariake Arena and Shiokaze Park

View all hotels near Ariake Arena here.

View all hotels near Shiokaze Park here.


 

Weightlifting

The strong athletes participating in the weightlifting competitions will compete in the Tokyo International Forum, near the Imperial Palace in Tokyo.

 

Hotels near the Tokyo International Forum

View all hotels near the Tokyo International Forum here.


 

Wrestling

Wrestling is also known as the oldest sport in the world. In this sport, technique, strength, and endurance are essential. The competitions are held in the Makuhari Messe Hall A.

 

Hotels near Makuhari Messe Hall A

View all hotels near the Makuhari Messe Hall A here.


 

Hotels Located Near Multiple Events

These are the top 10 centrally located hotels to stay at during the 2021 Olympic Games in Tokyo. We have selected them on the basis of facilities but also looked at the location. In these spots, you are close to most events!

 

 

Top 5 Budget Hotels in Tokyo

Looking for a budget option? Then it’s best to go for a hostel or a capsule hotel. These are available in abundance and often nice and cheap. These are the top 5 based on location and facilities.

 

 

Which Areas are the Best to Stay at?

Which areas are most conveniently located for the 2021 Olympic Games? This, of course, depends on which sports you want to visit. Take a look at our competition location map on which all locations of the Olympic competitions can be seen. As you can see, most games take place in Shibuya, Chuo, Shinjuku, Chiyoda, and around Odaiba.

 

Of course, there are also some competitions being held outside the city. What we can recommend are the neighborhoods Minato (very cool area!), Chuo (nice neighborhood and mega central), Ginza (fancy area), Roppongi (party area) or of course Shibuya (party area) and Ueno (the old area of Tokyo). These areas are the perfect base for most Olympic sports and also offer the opportunity to do sightseeing thanks to their central location.

 

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