Are you looking for a great place to shop for designer clothes, sporting goods, and more? If so, you need to check out Fukaya Hanazono Premium Outlet in Tokyo! This new outlet mall is located just outside of Tokyo, and it has a wide variety of stores with great deals. Whether you're looking for a new outfit for a special occasion or just some everyday basics, you're sure to find something you love at Fukaya Hanazono Premium Outlet - we share some Tokyo shopping tips too!
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What is Fukaya Hanazono Premium Outlet?
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Fukaya Hanazono Premium Outlet is a new outlet mall located in Saitama Prefecture, just outside of Tokyo. It opened in October 2022 and has 137 stores selling discounted designer fashion, sporting goods, cosmetics, and more. You'll find high-end international brands like Bally, Valentino, Boss, and Armani, as well as major Japanese stores such as United Arrows, Beams, and Moussy!
Getting there (from Tokyo)
The easiest way to get to Fukaya Hanazono Premium Outlet from Tokyo is by train. Take the JR Shonan-Shinjuku Line to Kumagaya Station, and then transfer to the Chichibu Railway Line for Fukaya Hanazono Station. The total journey time is around two hours.
It's a 3-minute walk from Fukaya Hanazono Station, which is a 2 hour journey from Shinjuku Station.
You can also take a taxi from Tokyo to Fukaya Hanazono Premium Outlet. The journey time will be around an hour and a half, and the fare will be around 20,000 yen!
What you can shop for
Fukaya Hanazono Premium Outlet has a wide variety of stores, so you're sure to find something you're looking for. Here are just a few of the brands you'll find at the outlet:
Fashion: Bally, Valentino, Boss, Armani, United Arrows, Beams, Moussy, etc.
Sporting Goods: Nike, Adidas, Puma, Under Armour, etc.
Cosmetics: Dior, Chanel, Estée Lauder, etc.
Homeware: Crate & Barrel, Pottery Barn, etc.
Electronics: Apple, Sony, Samsung, etc.
Tips for Shopping in Japan
Do your research: Before you go shopping, do some research on the brands you're interested in! This will help you to find the best deals and you won't be spending too much time walking around and deciding what you want to buy.
Pay attention to the tax: When you're shopping in Japan, you'll need to pay 10% tax on most items (except food, drinks and newspaper subscriptions which are about 8%). This is not always included in the price, so be sure to factor it in when you're budgeting.
Be aware of the exchange rate: The Japanese yen is currently trading at around 100 yen to 0.96 cents (SGD).
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If you're visiting with young ones, you'll be glad to know that there's a children’s play area inspired by the iconic Gari Gari Kun ice cream bar! Your kids can race on the go-karts, jump into ball pits and much more.
Halal food nearby
1. Luxe Burgers
What's great is that Luxe Burgers' food menu has been halal-certified by the Japan Halal Foundation. On the menu, you can expect mouth-watering options like Blue Cheese Burger, Salsa Sauce and Coriander Burger, Avocado Cheese Burger and more. The patty for each burger consists of 170g of lamb. If you're a fan of lamb meat, you'll love their juicy burgers!
Opening hours: Check out their Instagram page for the updated daily hours
Address: Nihombashikobunacho Bld 1F, Nihombashikobunacho 6-13 , Chuo-ku, Tokyo 103-0024
2. Ramen Honolu
You can savour chicken ramen in whatever way you like – spicy, soy sauce or fried chicken. The thick and rich taste of the chicken broth will leave you wanting more. Besides the ramen, you can also order some light bites like gyoza and takoyaki! This bowl of hot, savoury ramen will warm the heart. Happy tummy guaranteed!
Halal Status: Halal-Certified
Ebisu outlet, Opening hours: Open daily; 11.30AM-2.30PM, 5PM-9PM
Address: 1 Chome-23-1 Shibuya, Ebisuminami, Tokyo 150-0022, Japan
Contact: +81 3-5734-1667
So what are you waiting for? Plan your trip to Fukaya Hanazono Premium Outlet today! You won't be disappointed.
Fukaya Hanazono Premium Outlet
Address: 169 Kuroda, Fukaya, Saitama 369-1244, Japan
Opening hours: Daily; 10am - 8pm