7 Best Affordable Hotels Around Ikebukuro Station - Updated 2022

7 Best Affordable Hotels Around Ikebukuro Station - Updated 2022

Located in Toshima ward, Ikebukuro is one of the first sub-metropolitan centres in Tokyo with an intriguing mix of modern and historical things to see and do. It is also home to the second busiest railway station in Japan after Shinjuku, where several railway and metro lines meet. Therefore staying around Ikebukuro Station will be a great choice in Tokyo, a convenient base to move around and explore the city. Here are 7 best affordable hotels around the station compiled for your easy reference.

1. Tokyu Stay Ikebukuro (from USD 43)

Tokyu Stay Ikebukuro is an economy hotel with a sleek and clean facade, located just minutes away from Ikebukuro Station. Although it does not have an outstanding decor, the hotel’s warm and friendly staff will make you feel at home. Guestrooms are compact yet fully equipped with all the essentials for a comfortable stay. You will be delighted to know that all rooms come with a washing machine cum clothes dryer, so you can travel light and do your laundry here. In addition to an electric kettle that most Japan hotels provide, a microwave is also provided should you need to prepare quick and convenient meals before heading out. Wake up to a complimentary western breakfast buffet being served at the ground floor restaurant every morning. With a great location and wonderful provisions at such reasonable prices, it is little wonder why Tokyu Stay Ikebukuro is a value for money hotel loved by many.

Tokyu Stay Ikebukuro

Address: Toshima-ku, Ikebukuro 2-12-2

Restaurant 24-hour front desk Non-smoking rooms Laundry Dry cleaning Ironing service Internet services Lift

2. Hotel Resol Ikebukuro (from USD 42)

hotel entrance
Source: Booking.com

Based on the theme to let guests relax and enjoy a heavenly night’s rest, Hotel Resol Ikebukuro is a contemporary economy hotel just 6 minutes on foot from Ikebukuro Station. The lighting in the hotel is soothing and gives a laid-back feel. Guest rooms are fully furnished with modern amenities, such as complimentary toiletries and tea, and even the mobile phone charger that is compatible with 3 mobile carriers. It may be hard for you to pull yourself out of the extra comfortable bed and pillows once you lie on it. Drinks can be purchased from the vending machines for your convenience. The on-site restaurant serves a delightful Italian breakfast buffet, featuring their special salad dressing that you cannot find anywhere else. It is said that even those who do not love salads become addicted to the dressing after tasting it, so try some during your stay at Hotel Resol Ikebukuro!

Hotel Resol Ikebukuro

Address: Toshima-ku, Minamiikebukuro 2-30-14

Parking Restaurant 24-hour front desk Non-smoking rooms Dry cleaning Ironing service Internet services Lift

3. Super Hotel JR Ikebukuro Nishiguchi (from USD 59)

Super Hotel JR Ikebukuro Nishiguchi is another value hotel in the same area as Tokyu Stay Ikebukuro. The hotel may not look posh from its decor, but what is more important is the comfort and cleanliness assured throughout your stay. Special mention must be made to the free continental breakfast that is often raved about by its guests. Every morning, enjoy a free healthy breakfast made from fresh local ingredients. The breakfast signature items include organic vegetables with lactose-free dressings without any preservatives added, a marvellous creation for salad lovers.

It is also a certified eco-green hotel with a paperless self check-in system. Save the hassle of returning your room key upon checking out of hotel as your check-in receipt with a personal identification number serves as your room key. Feel great with your stay at Super Hotel JR Ikebukuro Nishiguchi because you can do your little bit to conserve the environment too!

Super Hotel JR Ikebukuro Nishiguchi

Wifi Available

Address: Ikebukuro 2-14-12
Accommodates: 3

Non-smoking rooms Laundry Dry cleaning Ironing service Internet services Lift Heating Fax/photocopying

4. The b Ikebukuro (from USD 53)

Close to Centurion Hotel Ikebukuro is another tastefully furnished hotel - The b Ikebukuro. Although the hotel has been in operations since 1982, there is nowhere in The b that will give you the outdated look and feel. Furthermore, compared with other economy hotel rooms in Tokyo, it offers double rooms of at least 18 square metres, so that you can move about easily in comfort. In addition, all guest rooms are furnished with a deluxe multi-head shower for a luxuriating shower to relax after a long day out. While the breakfast buffet is not part of your stay at The b, it is reasonably priced with an awesome variety of dishes. Surrounded by multifarious cafes and restaurants nearby, it is hard to go hungry even if you do not pay for the breakfast buffet at the hotel. Needless to say, plenty of shopping and entertainment options are available in this vibrant area of Ikebukuro as well.

the b ikebukuro

Address: Toshima-ku Higashiikebukuro 1-39-4

Restaurant 24-hour front desk Non-smoking rooms Laundry Dry cleaning Facilities for disabled guests Internet services Lift

5. Keio Presso Inn Ikebukuro (from USD 57)

Designed for both business and leisure travel, Keio Presso Inn Ikebukuro is another value hotel blessed with superb location near the east exit of Ikebukuro Station. Guest rooms may be compact, but it has everything you need for a comfortable stay such as a cosy bed, free Wi-Fi and mini-fridge. Start your day with a light breakfast consisting of freshly-baked bread, salad and beverages. This is good since there are a myriad of delicious cuisines awaiting you out there in the gourmet paradise of Tokyo, so you will not overeat. With Ikebukuro landmarks such as Sunshine City, Animate and Pokemon Centre so close to the hotel, you can shop till you drop if you stay at Keio Presso Inn Ikebukuro.

Keio Presso Inn Ikebukuro

Wifi Available

Address: Toshima-ku, Minami-Ikebukuro 2-29-11
Accommodates: 2

Restaurant 24-hour front desk Non-smoking rooms Laundry Dry cleaning Internet services Lift Heating

6. Centurion Hotel Ikebukuro (from USD 71)

Centurion Hotel Ikebukuro is a young and stylish hotel located in the vibrant east side of Ikebukuro Station opened in September 2014. Featuring cosy rooms that are elegantly furnished with modern amenities, as well as a hearty breakfast included in your stay, Centurion Hotel Ikebukuro is certainly a steal to grab at such wallet-friendly price in a fabulous location. The hotel is nestled in the heart of Ikebukuro with lots of good food, shopping and entertainment options. Pokemon fans can have a lovely time with the Pokemon Centre Mega Tokyo just within a stone’s throw from the hotel. Getting to other parts of Tokyo is a breeze as well with the many railway and subway lines nearby.

Centurion Hotel Ikebukuro Station

Address: Toshima-ku Higashiikebukuro 1-8-9

Parking Garden Non-smoking rooms Laundry Dry cleaning Family rooms Internet services Lift

7. Hotel Metropolitan Ikebukuro (from USD 138)

Located next to the west exit of Ikebukuro Station, Hotel Metropolitan Ikebukuro is a large 4-star hotel offering 807 modern and comfortable guest rooms in a strategic location. Even when you do not feel like venturing far, many exciting shopping, dining and entertainment options await you at the neighbouring Metropolitan Plaza and Tokyo’s largest department store - Tobu Department Store. Furthermore, there are 9 world-class delectable restaurants waiting to satiate your taste buds. Relax in the comfort of your room with panoramic views of the city.

Read also: A Special Day in the Ikebukuro Hotel Metropolitan’s Suica Penguin Room!

A wonderful stay in bustling Ikebukuro without burning a big hole in your wallet

Ikebukuro may not be right in Tokyo’s prestigious district, but it is a vibrant area with superb connectivity to other parts of Tokyo as well. The ultra-modern Shinjuku Station is just 4 train stops south of Ikebukuro Station and popular Harajuku and Shibuya are just a 10-minute train ride away. Staying in one of the above affordable hotels will help you save some money without compromising on comfort and accessibility for a great trip. Furthermore, Ikebukuro is a bustling district to stay in, but without the frantic crowds in prime areas like Shinjuku. So go ahead and book one of the above hotels for a wonderful stay in Ikebukuro now!

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