Ikebukuro Station is located North West of Yamanote line handling over one million people per day. A part of this town is characterized with low teens' after school playground.
Low teenagers are often seen at Sunshine City that has quite many attractions, such as International Aquarium, Observation deck, Planetarium etc. The building next to it is Toyota's big showroom named "AMLUX" where you can touch and simulate the newest models.
Next to "Amlux" Bldg is "TOKYU HANDS" which is a variety store selling stationary, Do-It-Yourself fan's tools and interior furnishing goods and so on.
Hotels around Ikebukuro Station
Take a Walk
RIKKYO UNIVERESITY/ From the West exit, go straight from the rotary area, and soon you'll find a tourist map board telling 520m. Follow this signboard, and you'll reach to the gate of Rikkyo University (English named St.Paul's College). Ask the guard to call International relations section for open campus tour approval.