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Shinjuku Kuyakushomae Capsule Hotel

06/11/2017 06/12/2017
1 room 2 adults 0 children
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Melbourne, Australia
Reviewed 4 days ago NEWvia mobile

When I arrived in Hotel i have to take off my shoes and put in the locker box, the receptionist are all men. I don't know what is the story but the place next to receptionist was men only when I checked in there was a 2 men was wearing robe walking around. The ladies area was nice and clean...

Thank megumibless
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Location is about 10-15 min walking distance from Shinjuku station. Surrounding area is ok, there are quite plenty of restaurants around the hotel. Facilities of the hotel is good. Provides full toiletries, which is good for light travelers. Hotel is clean. There's always a staff who helped to cleaned the area all the time. What i dislike about the hotel...

Thank huiz n
Ottawa, Canada
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Staff were very friendly. Place is very clean and has a nice bath area, 4th floor lounge, laundry facilities, vending machines, wi-fi and restaurant area. Highly recommend if you plan to take one of the local bus tours that leave a short walk from the hotel.

Thank inottawa355
London, United Kingdom
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Well located, and really cheap. If you are easy to wake up just forget about it as the capsules have just a curtain to close and you can see and hear people going around 24h! But if you just need a cheap and simple place to stay for a couple of days is good, and it's a rare experience in...

Thank Alberto D
Manila, Philippines
Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

For some reason, capsule hotels in Japan still primarily cater to males so discovering this one I consider a gem. Located at the center of Shinjuku, you just need to look for Toyo Building and in one of the floors is this (together with other pubs and karaoke so it can be quite easy to miss). Aside from location, to...

Thank TengCorrea
Singapore, Singapore
Reviewed April 14, 2017

For many foreigners, the legend of Japanese capsule hotels holds a fascination. What would it be like to file yourself away in a box for a night inches from strangers snoring off sake? This is the place to find out - minus the snoring. Actually everyone local is very polite and respectful of the need for quiet in the sleeping...

Thank Hugh M
Guam, Mariana Islands
Reviewed April 13, 2017

The location is perfect for Shinjuku. But, as with any capsule, it was hot and noisy with many people snoring. What I would advise anyone staying here, would be to bring a small fan and/or ear plugs with you for white noise. In addition, the capsule has zero ventilation, so you have to leave the shade open otherwise you'll roast.

Thank wcooke09
Voorhees, New Jersey
Reviewed March 18, 2017

Stayed six nights. All the essential amenities in place. Clean linen and towels, well stocked and spacious bath area. Laundry, lounge and restaurant on the fourth floor along with plentiful vending machines. Two WiFi spots to choose from. The staff was very friendly and knowledgeable with at least a couple of them fluent in English which is helpful. Access is...

Thank EJBalshan
Reviewed March 9, 2017 via mobile

If you do your research about what a capsule hotel is and what it has to offer then you will not be disappointed if you go. Cheap, different , good experience. Most of the time I made it back to my capsule in the five nights I was staying there I was a little tipsy , so I just passed...

Thank Jordan S
Bali, Indonesia
Reviewed February 23, 2017

Stayed here with 2 friends for a capsule hotel experience in Japan. It didn't disappoint me. Finding the entrance might be challenging. Direction from the website is not helping either. Instead we found a review of this hotel with more details on how to find the entrance. We only stayed here for 1 night when we arrive late in Tokyo....

Thank am-there

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Shinjuku is the commuting capital of Tokyo, and contains the busiest train station in the world. To the west, there's an office district with the Tokyo Metropolitan Government Office at its center. To the east, there’s a district with long-established department stores, cinemas and theaters. Shinjuku Gyoen is a park originally built as the garden for the Imperial Household. It is quite famous as a venue for cherry-blossom viewing in March and April. In Shinjuku, many restaurants operate all night, and districts such as Omoide Yokocho (Memory Lane) or Shinjuku Golden Machi have back streets filled with tiny restaurants and bars that reflect each owner’s unique taste and style.
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  • Non-Smoking Hotel
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  • Air Conditioning
  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Self-Serve Laundry

Additional Information about Shinjuku Kuyakushomae Capsule Hotel

Address: 1-2-5 Kabukicho, Shinjuku 160-0021, Tokyo Prefecture
Location: Japan > Kanto > Tokyo Prefecture > Tokyo > Shinjuku > Shinjuku
Price Range: ₱1,149 - ₱3,247 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:1.5 star — Shinjuku Kuyakushomae Capsule Hotel 1.5*
Number of rooms: 50
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“Ask for a lower capsule, if you want to make things easier.”
inottawa355, 3 weeks ago | Read review
“It's worth to choose the capsules with aircon!”
343albertod, 4 weeks ago | Read review
“Ask for a capsule in the lower lever.”
Rick829, Jan 4, 2017 | Read review
“This is a capsule hotel, obviously no views, but you can only admire the cleanliness and the respect shown to everyone who stays here.”
mullyashfox2, Dec 15, 2016 | Read review
“There are 3 other male floors. Only guys have the public bath but not girls. Shoes should be locked at the lobby.”
  • It's quite big!
  • Very cozy.
bcmag, Nov 7, 2016 | Read review
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