8 Pod And Capsule Hotels In Shinjuku, Tokyo - Updated 2022


Shinjuku is a ward in Tokyo and a major commercial center with many places to visit and things to do. Among the many attractions to experience are the Shinjuku Gyoen National Garden with its lawns and greenhouse and Meiji Jingu, a famous shrine with a restful and pretty garden, surrounded by forest. Tokyo Metropolitan Government Building is a City Hall complex and the tallest building in Tokyo, offering expansive views from the observation decks over the city. Shinjuku Golden Gai is a lively area offering winding alleys and intimate pubs and taverns. Head to Harajuku, avant-garde art and fashion museum or gaze at the colorful street art in the area. Visit the Hanazono Jinja Shrine, a Shinto shrine well-known for its peaceful atmosphere. Enjoy fresh air and flowers in Shinjuku Central Park and Yoyogi Park, with its forests, lakes, and fountains. These areas in Tokyo are renowned for its pod and capsule hotels, allowing for maximum accommodation in a small place. While visiting this fascinating city stay in maximum comfort and style in pod and capsule hotels in Shinjuku, Tokyo.

1. Capsule Hotel Anshin Oyado Shinjuku (from USD 44)

Capsule Hotel Anshin Oyado Shinjuku offers a spa and wellness center, hot spring bath and a 24-hour front desk. Steps away from the hotel, guests can visit Takashimaya Times Square, Shinjuku Gyoemmae Station, Bicqlo Shinjuku, Isetan Shinjuku, Odakyu Department Store, Bic Camera Shinjuku West and the Hanazono Shrine, all around 0.3 miles (0.5 km) of the hotel. There is no restaurant, but there is a shared TV lounge area with vending machines for snacks and drinks, as well as a designated smoking area. Rooms include standard capsule rooms for men with a single bed or two single beds. Free Wi-Fi allows you to keep connected with your email and social media after a day exploring the city.

Capsule Hotel Anshin Oyado Shinjuku

Wifi Available

Address: Shinjuku-ku Shinjuku 4-2-10
Accommodates: 2

24-hour front desk Sauna Non-smoking rooms Laundry Internet services Lift Currency exchange Spa and wellness centre

2. Shinjuku Kuyakusho-mae Capsule Hotel (from USD 48)

Shinjuku Kuyakusho-mae Capsule Hotel is located 0.25 miles (0.4 km) from public transportation facilities and 10 miles (16.9 km) from Haneda International Airport. Many of the area’s attractions are steps away from the hotel, including Shinjuku Golden Gai, Hanazono Shrine, Kabuki-cho, Robot Restaurant, Isetan Shinjuku, Bicqlo Shinjuku, Seibu-Shinjuku Station, Shinjuku Sanchome Station, Shinjuku-Nishiguchi Station and Shinjuku Station, all under 0.3 miles (0.5 km) from the hotel. There is free Wi-Fi throughout the building to enable you to keep up with social media. The hotel has a sauna for relaxation. The hotel has a range of capsule and single rooms with shared bathrooms.

Shinjuku Kuyakusho-mae Capsule Hotel

Address: Shinjuku-ku, Kabukicho 1-2-5

24-hour front desk Sauna Non-smoking rooms Laundry Internet services Lift Safety deposit box Heating

3. The Millennials Shibuya (from USD 34)

The Millennials Shibuya is artistically decorated and is located a short walk from public transport. There are many attractions nearby including Shibuya 109, Hachiko Statue, Tokyu Department Store, Bunkamura, Shibuya Station, NHK Studio Park, Shibuya Center Town, Shibuya Hikarie, Tokyu Theatre Orb, and Womb Tokyo. There is air-conditioning and free Wi-Fi throughout. Breakfast is served each morning and is included in the booking rate. There is a variety of smart pods and art pods for males and females and shared bathrooms too.

The Millennials Shibuya

Address: Shibuya-ku Jinnan 1-20-13

Meeting/banquet facilities Terrace Non-smoking rooms Business centre Laundry Internet services Lift Safety deposit box

4. Shinjuku Skycapsule Hotel (from USD 16)

Shinjuku Skycapsule Hotel is conveniently placed for a variety of attractions including Takadanobaba Station, Higashi Nagasaki Station, The Globe Tokyo, Mejiro Station, Shin Okubo Station, Shinokubo Koreatown, and Nakano Broadway. All are 1.2 miles (2 km) or less from the capsule hotel. All rooms are non-smoking​ and free wireless internet is available throughout the building. There is heating and air conditioning and luggage storage is also available. Rooms consist of female and mixed bunk bedrooms, deluxe rooms and family rooms, all with shared bathrooms.

Shinjuku Sky hostel

Wifi Available

Address: Nakai 1-2-4 Shinjuku Skycapsule Hotel
Accommodates: 10

Garden Non-smoking rooms Laundry Family rooms Internet services Heating Luggage storage WiFi Available

5. Booth Netcafe & Capsule (from USD 21)

Booth Netcafe & Capsule is perfectly located, steps from Robot Restaurant, Kabuki-cho, Seibu-Shinjuku Station, Shinjuku Golden Gai, Shinjuku-Nishiguchi Station, Hanazono Shrine, Bic Camera Shinjuku West, Bicqlo Shinjuku, and Isetan Shinjuku. The hotel offers capsule rooms with shared bathrooms. The hotel has a library, shared lounge and TV area and vending machines for drinks. Free Wi-Fi is available throughout.

Booth Netcafe & Capsule

Wifi Available

Address: Shinjuku-ku Kabuki-cho 1-15-5
Accommodates: 1

24-hour front desk Non-smoking rooms Internet services Heating Fax/photocopying WiFi Available Free WiFi Air conditioning

6. Capsule Hotel Hatagoya (Male Only) (from USD 21)

As can be seen from the name, Capsule Hotel Hatagoya (Male Only) is only for men. Free Wi-Fi is provided and laundry services are also available. Enjoy the fitness and spa facilities, a shared lounge with TV and vending machines for snacks and drinks. There is a 24-hour front desk. The property is conveniently placed, a short walk from Robot Restaurant, Kabuki-cho, Shinjuku Golden Gai, Seibu-Shinjuku Station, Shinjuku-Nishiguchi Station and Hanazono Shrine all under 0.3 miles (0.5 km) from the hotel.

7. Capsule Hotel Transit Shinjuku (from USD 9)

Capsule Hotel Transit Shinjuku, is conveniently situated just steps from Higashi Shinjuku Station, Kabuki-cho, Robot Restaurant, Shinjuku Golden Gai, Hanazono Shrine, Seibu-Shinjuku Station and Shinokubo Koreatown. The hotel has no restaurant, but there are many places to dine in the surrounding area. There is a vending machine for drinks and free Wi-Fi is available throughout for guests to keep up with emails, WhatsApp and social media. Single beds are available in male and female dormitories and there are shared bathrooms.

Capsule Hotel Transit Shinjuku

Address: Shinjuku-ku Kabukicho 2-19-15

Air conditioning Lift CCTV in common areas WiFi available in all areas 24-hour security Fax/photocopying Staff follow all safety protocols as directed by local authorities Free WiFi

8. nine hours Shinjuku-North (from USD 16)

nine hours Shinjuku-North is located a few steps from Shinokubo Koreatown, Shin Okubo Station, The Globe Tokyo, Higashi Shinjuku Station, Seibu-Shinjuku Station, Robot Restaurant and Kabuki-cho. There are also many other attractions within walking distance of the hotel. There is a choice of male and female capsules in dormitories with shared bathrooms. According to reviews, the capsules are very comfortable. Free Wi-Fi is available.

nine hours Shinjuku-North

Address: Shinjuku-ku, Hyakunin Cho 1-4-15

Access to health care professionals Non-smoking rooms Non-smoking throughout Free WiFi First aid kit available Shared stationery such as printed menus, magazines, pens, and paper removed Internet services Screens or physical barriers placed between staff and guests in appropriate areas

Have fun exploring Shinjuku, Tokyo, Japan

While staying in comfort in pod and capsule hotels in Shinjuku, Tokyo, Japan, there are opportunities to visit many attractions in the surrounding area, dining in the restaurants and window shopping in the streets. With public transport readily available, reach out to the rest of Tokyo and its many fun and interesting attractions.

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