Open Hours (New)

Visitors by appointment only.
Inquiry by phone or Email are also available. We offer phone and Email consultations to those who entered Japan
and under the 14-day self-quarantine period.

Mon, Wed, Thur, Fri, Sun: 10 a.m.-5 p.m.
Tue & Sat: 10 a.m.-8 p.m. (If holidays, 10 a.m.- 5 p.m.)

Closed: Every 3rd Sunday & Year-end and New Year holidays (Dec. 29 - Jan. 3)


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Japanese Classes

Naka International Lounge Japanese Language Class

This beginners’ level Japanese language class is designed to help foreign residents who have started their new life in Yokohama.  The class meets twice a week and consists of 30 lessons.  The curriculum teaches practical Japanese systematically.

We don’t accept sign-ups now.  The class has reached the capacity.  (Nov. 13)



17th November, 2020 – 18th March, 2021       Tuesdays and Thursdays (Total 30 lessons)

Time: 10:30 am – 12:00 pm


November 17, 19, 24, 26

December 1, 3, 8, 10, 15, 17, 22

January 7, 12, 14, 19, 21, 26, 28

February 2, 4, 9, 16, 18, 25

March 2, 4, 9,11, 16, 18


Residents/Workers/Students over 16 years old in Naka ward


Beginners’ course


6,000 yen/course              ★The local government will partially subsidize its cost.

Learning Style

Small-group lesson.  Groups are organized according to the level.

Application Guideline

Please make an interview appointment for level check and receiving a classroom guideline.

We will accept appointments on and after Oct. 14th. 

Contact: 045- 210-0667    First-come, first-served basis

Priority for residents, workers, students in Naka Ward

*The classroom may be switched to Online Lesson with ZOOM according to the Covid-19 situation update.

Japanese Language Class by Naka International Lounge

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