Here, I shall list 10 budget hotels in Shinjuku, Tokyo, Japan. There is a disclaimer though: while these hotels would not usually be considered budget, these are the cheapest in the area. For the newbie, Shinjuku is a major administrative and commercial centre, housing the busiest railway station in the world, the Shinjuku Station. It also is home to the Tokyo Metropolitan Government Building - the administration centre for the Tokyo government.
You can stay in the heart of Tokyo by booking Hotel Listel Shinjuku. It comes with free Wi-Fi, has air-conditioning, private bathrooms with a hair dryer, tea and coffee maker and polite staff in a great location. The Shinjuku Train Station is a mere 20-minute walk from the hotel, which has housed guests since 29 Jun 2010.
Hotel Listel Shinjuku
Address: 160-0022 Tokyo Prefecture, Shinjuku-ku, Shinjuku 5-3-20, Japan (see map)
Price: from 168 USD
Offering 24-hour front desk support in case of guests checking in at odd hours of the night and non-smoking rooms, Hotel Tateshina offers free Wi-Fi and a parking lot. This is convenient for those who book car rentals. Guests can then have a free and easy drive around town in Tokyo and absorb the lights, culture and people.
Address: 160-0022 Tokyo Prefecture, Shinjuku-ku, Shinjuku 5-8-6, Japan (see map)
Price: from 122 USD
With free Wi-Fi, guests can also enjoy free-use of the washing machine and use of a microwave together with an LCD TV in the lounge. Freebies include a shower cap, bath gel and such which are the norm in a good hotel. Right smack in Tokyo center, the hotel is a mere 5-minute walk from JR Shin-Okubo Train Station and a 10-minute walk from the happening Shinjuku area. The Shin-Okubo area is Tokyo’s “Little Korea”, and authentic Korean food is available here.
Shin-Okubo International Hotel
Address: 169-0073 Tokyo Prefecture, Shinjuku-ku Hyakunincho 1-1-10, Japan (see map)
Price: from 112 USD
Rated 3-stars with a daily maid service, Premier Hotel Cabin Shinjuku is a non-smoking area with polite staff, offering 24-hour front desk service. This is suitable for those who arrive at odd hours of the night or even morning. With free Wi-Fi, it is convenient to do business, work on the go, and check emails. With a wide buffet breakfast selection, one is spoilt for choice to whet his or her appetite.
Premier Hotel Cabin Shinjuku
Address: 160-0021 Tokyo Prefecture, Shinjuku-ku, Kabuki-cho 2-40-3, Japan (see map)
Price: from 168 USD
Shinjuku New City Hotel is a 3-star hotel with free Wi-Fi, 24-hour front desk service, on site parking and non-smoking rooms. Offering a plethora of salads and mains, the buffet breakfast is an attraction to the hungry guests in the morning. It has been rated good value for money and it is also near the Shinjuku Station. The staff is friendly and rooms are clean and well kept.
Shinjuku New City Hotel
Address: 160-0023 Tokyo Prefecture, Shinjuku-ku, Nishishinjuku 4-31-1, Japan (see map)
Price: from 171 USD
In this accommodation, free Wi-Fi is available in the entire property and the rooms are non-smoking. Guests can prepare meals in a shared kitchen. An electric kettle, microwave oven and fridge are included and a shared lounge is also available. Parking is provided free of charge on site. It is suitable for couples and a free simple breakfast featuring bread, coffee, cereals and tea is served.
Address: 501-5629 Gifu, Shirakawa, Hatogaya 331-1, Japan (see map)
Price: from 202 USD
G'inn is the ideal place for those on a tight budget, while wishing to stay near Shinjuku, a lively town. G'inn also offers free Wi-Fi. The entire property is non-smoking, but guests can smoke in the designated smoking area. All rooms come with air-conditioning, free toiletries and slippers. A hairdyer is also provided for guest usage.
Address: 169-0072 Tokyo Prefecture, Kabukicho 2-31-3 To-Ko Plaza 2F, Japan (see map)
Price: from 78 USD
The key feature here is that there are facilities for disabled guests, especially those who are mobility-challenged. Rooms cater for solo travelers to families with several beds provided, and they are cosy, clean and comfortable. Smoking is not allowed and free Wi-Fi is provided for your entertainment. Hotel Rose Garden is located next to Nishi Shinjuku Subway Station and a 10-minute walk from the Tokyo Metropolitan Government Building.
Hotel Rose Garden Shinjuku
Address: 160-0023 Tokyo Prefecture, Shinjuku-ku, Nishishinjuku 8-1-3, Japan (see map)
Price: from 113 USD
Guests will love this hotel for its wide kaleidoscope of food at the buffet breakfast, ranging from salads to croissants, mains and more. Free Wi-Fi is provided with a 24-hour front desk, to cater to guests arriving anytime of the day/night. It is right smack in the city of Shinjuku which is a happening place, bustling with lots of activities like shopping. It is a modern accommodation with massage services as well.
Hotel Wing International Shinjuku
Address: 160-0021 Tokyo Prefecture, Shinjuku-ku Kabuki-cho 1-21-7, Japan (see map)
Price: from 292 USD
Hotel Sunlite Shinjuku is rated 3-stars, and provides daily maid service, has free Wi-Fi and a 24-hour front desk service. Just a short walk from Shinjuku Station, Hotel Sunlite offers contemporary air-conditioned rooms with a flat-screen TV and an ensuite bathroom. A breakfast buffet is served here every morning.
Hotel Sunlite Shinjuku
Address: 160-0022 Tokyo Prefecture, Shinjuku-ku, Shinjuku 5-15-8, Japan (see map)
Price: from 143 USD
Awesome budget hotels in Shinjuku
Shinjuku is an expensive place in Japan as it is one of the most popular metropolitan cities in the country. Since the properties in the area are quite expensive, these hotels would not usually be considered budget, but they are the cheapest in the area. So bag a good deal with one of our top picks!
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