Top 10 Capsule Hotels In Japan - Updated 2024

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The island nation of Japan in East Asia has always attracted travelers of all ages and of varied interests. Famous for its sushi restaurants, cherry blossom, and cleanliness, Japan is definitely one of the best places to be in East Asia. A visit to Tokyo National Museum, Hiroshima Peace Memorial Museum, and Kyoto Railway Museum will take you on a journey through the rich past and heritage of the country. If you happen to be here with kids, don’t forget a visit to Tokyo Disneyland and Sanrio Puroland. Japan is also known for its capsule hotels spread throughout the country. Check out the top capsule hotels in Japan for a comfortable stay.

We handpicked these listings carefully, considering (wherever possible) Superhost status, recent guest reviews, location, accommodation type, prices, availability of dates, decor, and amenities. The image galleries get refreshed with the latest updates regularly. They were last updated on April 14, 2024.

1. Hotel Owl Tokyo Nippori; Tokyo (from USD 18)

Hotel Owl Tokyo Nippori is a great pick for individuals, couples, and families. Each capsule in the property is equipped with a reading light and an electrical socket. The shared kitchen here features a refrigerator, a microwave, a coffee machine, and a toaster, ideal to store or warm up a quick meal before you head out. You also have access to a shared toilet, shower, and hairdryer. The hotel’s onsite restaurant alsp serves Japanese cuisine.

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Hotel Owl Tokyo Nippori

Wifi Available

Address: Arakawa-ku Higashi Nippori 6-59-3
685 meters (0.5 ft) from Haginoyu

Parking Restaurant 24-HOUR FRONT DESK Terrace Non-smoking rooms Laundry Dry cleaning Family rooms

2. Capsule Hotel Cube Hiroshima; Hiroshima (from USD 23)

All capsule units at this property are air-conditioned and include clean bed linen. You can also grab a beverage from the vending machine and socialize with other guests at the shared lounge. The socket near the bed is just perfect to charge your laptop or other smart devices.

With CCTVs in common areas and 24-hour security at Capsule Hotel Cube Hiroshima, guests can be assured that they will be safe. You can also access the nearby public parking, which is ideal for those traveling by car.

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Capsule Hotel Cube Hiroshima

Wifi Available

Address: Naka-ku Noboricho 14-5
681.5 km (423.5 mi) from Haginoyu

Parking 24-HOUR FRONT DESK Non-smoking rooms Laundry Internet services Lift Express check-in/check-out Safety deposit box

3. LEO YU Capsule Hotel Nishifunabashi; Funabashi (from USD 27)

Located in Funabashi, this capsule hotel is a short four-minute walk from Nishi Funabashi Station. Here, you can relax in the cozy capsule rooms and pods that include clean bed linens and towels. You have access to shared toilets. Fast Wi-Fi connection is available in all areas, perfect to find nearby places of interest before you head out. Rejuvenate in the sauna after a busy day exploring the city.

The hotel also offers a few VIP capsule rooms that are bigger than the regular pods and are equipped with a flat-screen TV. You’ll also find a locker in these VIP rooms, where you can store your valuables before heading out.

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LEO YU Capsule Hotel Nishifunabashi

Wifi Available

Address: Katsushikacho 2-412
16.29 km (10.2 mi) from Haginoyu

24-HOUR FRONT DESK Sauna Non-smoking rooms Laundry Internet services Luggage storage WiFi Available Free WiFi

4. nine hours Narita Airport; Narita (from USD 51)

Located within Terminal 2 of Narita Airport, this capsule hotel offers a comfortable stay to travelers who have a long connecting flight. The 24-hour front desk at this hotel allows seamless check-in and check-out, even during odd hours of the day or night. Amenities such as nightclothes, clean bath towels, and toothbrushes are available here. However, the bathrooms and toilets are shared with other guests.

You will also have personal lockers that can fit up to two large suitcases.

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9h nine hours Narita Airport

Wifi Available

Address: Narita International Airport
55.19 km (34.3 mi) from Haginoyu

Parking 24-HOUR FRONT DESK Non-smoking rooms Internet services Express check-in/check-out Heating WiFi Available Free WiFi

5. TSUKIMI HOTEL; Kyoto (from USD 43)

Staying in this hotel means you would be located in Gion, which is considered the heart of Kyoto. Gion Shijo Station is a 10-minute walk away from here. You can hop on a train and explore nearby regions conveniently. In the hotel, all the pods here are very clean. Each unit comes with a pillow, clean linen, and a comfortable mattress. You’ll find a charging socket in all the pods, essential to charge your smart devices before you head out.

The first floor of this hotel has seating space, so you can engage in conversation with fellow guests.

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Wifi Available Wheelchair accessible

Address: Higashiyama-ku Tsukimicho 21
371.44 km (230.8 mi) from Haginoyu

Terrace Laundry Facilities for disabled guests Internet services Lift Safety deposit box Tour desk Heating

6. The Millennials Kyoto; Kyoto (from USD 65)

This adult-only hotel in central Kyoto is located near Kyoto Shiyakusho-mae Station. This capsule hotel has minimalist but modern decor. The mattress in each pod is very comfortable and can also be converted into a sofa. Some of the capsule units at The Millennials Kyoto also include a projector that you can connect to with your smartphone and watch your favorite content. You have access to a shared kitchen area with a toaster and an electric kettle.

The lobby here features workspaces where you can catch up with urgent work. The lobby also includes a dining area, perfect to enjoy a meal or socialize with other guests.

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The Millennials Kyoto

Wifi Available

Address: Nakagyo-ku Yamazakicho 235
372.12 km (231.3 mi) from Haginoyu

Meeting/banquet facilities 24-HOUR FRONT DESK Non-smoking rooms Laundry Internet services Lift Cycling Heating

7. BIZCOURT CABIN SUSUKINO (Male Only); Sapporo (from USD 24)

This capsule hotel for men in Sapporo is at an ideal location if you want to explore popular tourist attractions such as Sapporo TV Tower and Sapporo Clock Tower. The property is also 2.3 km (1.4 mi) away from Sapporo Station. Capsule units at this hotel are fitted with a TV to keep you entertained. And if you are craving a snack at odd hours, just head to the vending machines in the hotel and treat yourself to your favorite food or drink.

A buffet breakfast is provided so that you keep energized throughout the day.

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Wifi Available

Address: Chuo-Ku Minami5Jo Nishi5Chome 13-1 ASIL SAPPORO 4F
826.17 km (513.4 mi) from Haginoyu

Laundry Internet services Heating Fax/photocopying WiFi Available Free WiFi Non-smoking throughout Air conditioning

8. 安心お宿プレミア名古屋栄店; Nagoya (from USD 34)

Set in central Nagoya, this property offers air-conditioned units with clean linen, safety deposit boxes, and flat-screen TVs. Some rooms are a bit more spacious and also include a work desk. And if you’re tired and exhausted after a busy day of sightseeing, just head to the hotel’s wellness center and take a relaxing dip in the hot tub or sweat out in the sauna.

If you’re looking for nearby places of interest, reach out to the reception at this property for help.

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安心お宿 名古屋栄店

Wifi Available

Address: Naka-ku Nishiki 3-19-21
267.54 km (166.3 mi) from Haginoyu

Bar 24-HOUR FRONT DESK Sauna Non-smoking rooms Laundry Internet services Lift Spa and wellness centre

9. nine hours Otemachi-Imperial Palace; Tokyo (from USD 44)

Staying at nine hours Otemachi-Imperial Palace means you are near some of the best attractions Tokyo has to offer. Meiji University Museum, AKU YOU Memorial Museum, and Tokyo Museum of Biblical Archaeology can be reached in a 10-minute drive. You can also take advantage of the complimentary Wi-Fi connection to find more places of interest before you head out.

All capsules at this hotel are air-conditioned and you also have access to a shared bathroom with a hairdryer.

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nine hours Otemachi-Imperial Palace

Wifi Available

Address: Chiyoda-ku Kanda Nishikicho 3-11-15
3.93 km (2.5 mi) from Haginoyu

24-HOUR FRONT DESK Non-smoking rooms Internet services Lift Heating Luggage storage WiFi Available Free WiFi

10. nine hours Sendai; Sendai (from USD 22)

This hotel offers a number of capsules to suit personal preferences. All units are air-conditioned and guests are provided with complimentary toiletries upon check-in. The lockers here are very spacious to accommodate even large suitcases. Sendai City Museum, Sendai Asaichi Market, and Kotodai Park can be reached in a 30-minute walk. And if you need to catch a flight, Sendai Airport is 18 km (11.2 mi) away from here.

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9h nine hours Sendai

Wifi Available

Address: Aobaku Kokubuncho 2-2-8 2-3F
298.37 km (185.4 mi) from Haginoyu

24-HOUR FRONT DESK Non-smoking rooms Internet services Lift Heating Luggage storage WiFi Available Free WiFi

Explore Japan like never before

Traveling to Japan can be fun as it has many things not found in any other country. Japan probably has the most capsule hotels and a stay in one should be on your bucket list while you’re here. Check out the hotels above and start planning your vacation!

Any must-sees we missed? Tell us about them in the comments section or write a post here to help out fellow travelers!
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