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Best Hostels In Tokyo, Japan

Best Hostels In Tokyo, Japan
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Tokyo is a modern city with a traditional flair. From modern skyscrapers to historic temples, Tokyo has a little bit of everything. If you are planning a trip there, be sure to check out these hostels for a great place to stay!

1. Wise Owl Hostels Tokyo (from 71 USD/8085.98 JPY)

Wise Owl Hostels opened in mid 2016, yielding a modern, comfortable hostel that is very up-to-date. It is situated right next to Hatchobori Train Station with JR Tokyo Station under a 20 minute walk away. Dormitory style rooms all have heating and air conditioning units and bathrooms are shared among guests. There is also a shared lounge and kitchen. The front desk offers 24 hour service to meet all guest needs. There is an onsite restaurant that can serve up some tasty local cuisine during lunch or dinner. The Howl bar serves great drinks, too. The popular shopping district of Ginza is just a 10 minute walk from the property.

Wise Owl Hostels Tokyo

Address: 104-0032 Tokyo Prefecture, Chuo-ku Hatchobori 3-22-9, Japan (see map)

Price: from 71 USD/8085.98 JPY

Star Rating: Two Star

Travelers Review: Fabulous 8.9 (from 1,081 reviews)

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2. Bunka Hostel Tokyo (from 70 USD/7972.09 JPY)

Bunka Hostel is a 5-minute walk from Asakusa Station. It offers female only dorms, mixed dorms, or private rooms. Beds are comfortable and rooms are spacious. There is WiFi access in all rooms. The onsite bar and restaurant serve up tasty food and drinks for guests. Laundry services and luggage storage are available here. Many famous sights are close by such as the Sensoji Temple and Tokyo Sky Tree Tower.

Bunka Hostel Tokyo

Address: 111-0032 Tokyo Prefecture, Taito-ku, Asakusa 1-13-5, Japan (see map)

Price: from 70 USD/7972.09 JPY

Star Rating: Two Star

Travelers Review: Fabulous 8.9 (from 2,755 reviews)

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3. Centurion Ladies Hostel Ueno Park (Female Only) (from 62 USD/7060.99 JPY)

Centurion Ladies Hostel Ueno Park is a hostel for females only. There is 24 hour front desk service here. It is in a great location, next to Ueno park where the cherry blossoms can be enjoyed in March and April. Sensoji Temple and Edo Tokyo Museum are also easily reachable from this hostel.

Centurion Ladies Hostel Ueno Park (Female Only)

Address: 110-0005 Tokyo Prefecture, Ueno 2-11-13, Japan (see map)

Price: from 62 USD/7060.99 JPY

Star Rating: Two Star

Travelers Review: Fabulous 8.6 (from 1,943 reviews)

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4. ENAKA Asakusa Central Hostel (from 40 USD/4555.48 JPY)

ENAKA Asakusa Central Hostel provides all the amenities a traveler needs. Each room has a kettle, comfortable mattress, safety deposit box, and desk. Bathrooms are shared but the hostel provides towels, along with free toiletries. Laundry and dry cleaning services are available for a small fee. The kitchen is shared among all guests at ENAKA Asakusa Central Hostel. There is even a beautiful rooftop terrace with fantastic views! The hostel is just a few minutes walk from Asakusa Subway Station, Sensoji Temple, and Tokyo Skytree Tower.

ENAKA Asakusa Central Hostel

Address: 111-0032 Tokyo Prefecture, Taito-ku Asakusa 1-29-9, Japan (see map)

Price: from 40 USD/4555.48 JPY

Star Rating: One Star

Travelers Review: Superb 9.0 (from 2,590 reviews)

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5. Oak Hostel Fuji (from 18 USD/2049.97 JPY)

Oak Hostel Fuji is in a great area that offers plenty of shopping and easy transportation access. Asakusa Train Station, Tokyo Skytree, Nakamise-Dori Street and Kaminarimon Thunder Gate are within walking distance, among many other sights. The property offers free WiFi and a rooftop terrace. All rooms are air conditioned and the bathrooms are shared. Personal lockers, a drinks vending machine, shared kitchen, and common area are all provided with a stay at Oak Hostel. Various restaurants and convenience stores are available within walking distance.

Oak Hostel Fuji

Address: 130-0005 Tokyo Prefecture, Sumida-ku Higashi Komagata 2-13-3, Japan (see map)

Price: from 18 USD/2049.97 JPY

Star Rating: One Star

Travelers Review: Superb 9.0 (from 1,531 reviews)

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6. Oak Hostel Zen (from 22 USD/2505.51 JPY)

Oak Hostel Zen offers both private rooms and dormitory style rooms. It has a bright, cherry decor, shared lounge, shared kitchen, lockers, and free WiFi. It is just a 3 minute walk from JR Uguisudani Station. It is within walking distance of the National Museum of Nature and Science and Tokyo University of the Arts.

Oak Hostel Zen

Address: 110-0003 Tokyo Prefecture, Taito-ku, Negishi 3-3-3, Japan (see map)

Price: from 22 USD/2505.51 JPY

Star Rating: Two Star

Travelers Review: Fabulous 9.0 (from 2,060 reviews)

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7. Imano Tokyo Hostel (from 28 USD/3188.84 JPY)

Imano Tokyo Hostel is in the lively Shinjuku area. Here, the dormitory style rooms have curtains for privacy, bed lights, and plug outlets. There are also private rooms and family rooms. Each room, no matter the style, is air conditioned. The front desk offers 24 hour service, with a safety deposit available for valuable items. Free WiFi is available throughout the property. There is also a cafe and bar onsite for guests to enjoy with a shared kitchen is available for use as well. Each guest will be provided with slippers for their stay, to ensure comfort. The property is near to Shinjuku Gyoen National Garden and Meiji Shrine.

Imano Tokyo Hostel

Address: 160-0022 Tokyo Prefecture, Shinjuku 5-12-2, Japan (see map)

Price: from 28 USD/3188.84 JPY

Star Rating: Two Star

Travelers Review: Very Good 8.4 (from 2124 reviews)

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8. Planetyze Hostel (from 17 USD/1936.08 JPY)

Planetyze Hostel is a hostel with friendly staff and comfortable rooms. There is a lounge with touch panel screens to learn more about Japan and what to see. WiFi is available throughout the hostel. There is also an onsite bar for guests to enjoy. Rooms all have a shared bathroom. Near the hostel are such sights as Sensoji Temple and Marunouchi Building.

Planetyze Hostel

Address: 103-0004 Tokyo Prefecture, Chuo-ku, Higashinihonbashi 2-24-9, Japan (see map)

Price: from 17 USD/1936.08 JPY

Star Rating: One Star

Travelers Review: Fabulous 8.9 (from 542 reviews)

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9. Obi Hostel (from 80 USD) (from USD 16)

Obi Hostel is conveniently located just a minute from both the Bakuro -Yokoyama Subway station and the Bakurocho Station, within sight of the iconic Tokyo Skytree tower. Accommodation is basic and you may find the space rather tight. But the design is modern, cheerful and fun and the space is very clean. Despite the limited space the bunk beds are comfortable and designed to offer individual privacy. The toilets and bathrooms are also very clean and toiletries are available for free. Each guest gets an individual locker for his or her personal items and there is an area where you can park your luggage for free. Common areas include the kitchen and computer room. The ground floor cafe serves simple but tasty budget meals at designated times so you will need to take note of the meal schedule. The bar serves popular beverages and is a great place to get to know and interact with the other guests.

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10. Hostel Chapter Two Tokyo (from 70 USD)

Its affordable rates and ideal location make Hostel Chapter Two in Taito a suitable venue for your stay in Tokyo, Japan. They offer shared rooms and some of the rooms provide a nice view of the city. Some rooms may even have a balcony. The beds are comfortable and the bathrooms are clean. Since the hostel is right in the city the city noises may tend to get loud at times; earplugs are provided so you can still get a good night’s sleep, uninterrupted. The design is modern but minimalist and unlike other hostels, the vibe here is quieter and more meditative. There is free Wi-Fi and a sun deck. Nearby Asakusa station – your gateway to the rest of Tokyo – is just a few minutes’ walk away, as are Asakusa’s attractions. Restaurants, convenience stores and shops abound around the hostel so you’ll never want for anything during your Tokyo trip.

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11. Hostel Bedgasm

Here at Hostel Bedgasm, guests will surely have a good time. Offering air-conditioned rooms and a terrace with beautiful views of the city, the hostel lies in close proximity to some of Tokyo’s places of interest. Its best asset lies in the fact that guests of the hostel can easily make new friends here. It has a bar that allows everyone to have fun and get along with each other. This bar offers each guest one free drink every night. At the end of the night, you get to sleep in a very comfortable bed.

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If you are planning a trip to Tokyo and looking for a comfortable, affordable place to say, these hostels are all great options. Have a look and have a blast in Tokyo!

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