Azabu Gardens Journal

Location, community, and friendly service made Azabu Gardens a perfect choice for the Norsteds

Lee and Stephanie Norsted moved to Azabu Gardens with their children after their original apartment building was sold. Stephanie was keen to stay in the neighborhood of Moto-Azabu and they couldn’t have been happier with Azabu Gardens.

Despite wet weather, warm friendships blossom inside

What to do when it rains on your barbecue? Bring it inside and have a great time anyway. That was the (perfectly executed) plan for Azabu Gardens’ late summer barbecue, and it couldn’t have gone better, rain or shine.

The Murphys found a perfect home away from home at Azabu Gardens

Jim and Katie Murphy lived in Azabu Gardens for three and a half years and had “a tremendous experience.” Before moving back to the United States for work, the couple reminisced on their time in Tokyo.

The Andersons describe a wonderful experience at Azabu Gardens as parents

Home is the place where you can unwind from the tensions of a hurried day and seek comfort in secure surroundings. For Adrianna and Jason Anderson, tenants who are departing after more than two years, Azabu Gardens had been just that.

Azabu Gardens hosts another memorable BBQ

Following a week of cold, gloomy rain and thunderstorms, on May 12 a tropical breeze and the welcome sun helped lure residents and guests to the rooftop terrace of Azabu Gardens, where they enjoyed an Hawaii-inspired, annual BBQ party.

Celebrating two great cultural events in the modern Club Lounge

To celebrate sakura and the Easter holiday, Azabu Gardens hosted residents on March 17 in the Club Lounge for a day filled with scrumptious food, fine beverages and seasonal fun. Outside, the property’s cherry blossom trees were full of flower buds starting to bloom.

Our former resident talked to Savvy Tokyo about how much she will miss her home in Tokyo

Savvy Tokyo, the foremost media resource for international women living and working in Tokyo, sat down with our former resident, Mary Koukoumeledis, to hear all about her life at Azabu Gardens—and how much she will miss it.

Azabu Gardens hosts mochitsuki for guests and residents

It was a chilly winter’s day, but the sun was out and the sky was blue—the perfect setting for Azabu Gardens’ annual mochitsuki (Japanese rice cake making) event.

Azabu Gardens Christmas Party Kids and adults alike mesmerized by magic of Santa and Xmas feast

Kids and adults alike mesmerized by magic of Santa and Xmas feast

It’s that most warm and wonderful time of year—Christmas! And where better to celebrate this magical season of goodwill and family fun on a sunny-but-crisp Saturday afternoon than in the spacious, comfortable, and well-equipped Azabu Gardens Club Lounge?

Things that go bump in the night

Halloween may be the scariest time of year, but there is hardly a Tokyoite around who doesn’t join in and don a costume for the weekend—and Azabu Gardens kicked-off the festivities with an afternoon of Halloween fun.