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the b sangenjaya

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2-17-9 Taishido, Setagaya 154-0004, Tokyo Prefecture
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  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    3 of 5 stars
  • Service
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    3.5 of 5 stars
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 15, 2015

This was the 3rd hotel we stayed at our our trip to Japan, the second 'b' hotel and it was on a par with Kobe. The room was no smaller than we expected, for a Tokyo hotel and we found it quite comfortable. The breakfast was fine, there was a fairly Western option in scrambled eggs, small Frankfurter type sausages... More 

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bsancha, フロント オフィス マネージャー at the b sangenjaya, responded to this review

Dear Mark B Thank you very much for spending your time with the b sangenjaya. As you have already mentioned we are located just a few minute walk from the Sangenjaya station. The subway Sangenjaya station has good access to almost all the biggest part of Tokyo. Basically it is a residential area therefore you can purchase the foodstuffs in... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 31, 2015

I have stayed this hotel for 4 times. The room is small but it is really clean and convinient. There is an convinience store at the basement floor and also an drug store and Seiyu;shoping centre within 5 min walk, so I could enjoy shopping without going to Shibuya. I could access internet via wifi in my room.

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bsancha, フロント オフィス マネージャー at the b sangenjaya, responded to this review

Dear Shakuresan Thank you for choosing our Hotel the b sangenjaya and spending your important time with us. As you have already mentioned we are absolutely located in very convenient area. We have 24hour open convenience store at the 1st floor of the hotel and you can find the drug stores, fast foods, the supermarkets just a few minute walk... More 

Singapore, Singapore
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 21 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 24, 2014

One of the more decent pricing hotel. Walking distance to the train station. Lots of eateries and a supermarket nearby. Although the room is small, but it is sufficient enough for 2 pax. Only problem is that the staff speaks little english and at time, communication could be a problem.

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bsancha, フロント オフィス マネージャー at the b sangenjaya, responded to this review

Dear Jeffery G Thank you for your opinion regarding our hotel. As you have already mentioned we are located just a few minute walk from the Sangenjaya station. Sangenjaya has its own historical value, you can find lots of traditional Japanese restaurants, small eateries and supermarkets. We have comparatively small rooms but we provide single, double, twin bedded rooms and... More 

Beijing, China
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 14, 2014

As we were planning our trip to Tokyo, we wanted to explore different parts of the city and Sangenjaya proofed to be a very good place to start off with. The area is very youthful but not in terms of crazy Akihabara or Shibuya. There are lots of little bars and shops and Ramen restaurants. Houses are relatively low rise... More 

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bsancha, フロント オフィス マネージャー at the b sangenjaya, responded to this review

Dear MaiMBD Thank you for spending your time with us. As you have already mentioned we are in absolutely convenient area in the aspect of transportation access. Sangenjaya lies in Setagaya Ward and it is said to be the most expensive ward in Tokyo, however we provide our service in the best price rate. Sangenjaya is basically a residential area... More 

Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 11, 2014

I stayed 11 nights in The B Sangenjaya in July 2014. You are probably looking at The B because you are looking for an inexpensive hotel that's clean and reasonably close to the action. It delivers mostly on that deal. As a frequent traveller to Tokyo, I prize closeness to a station as you get everywhere in this city by... More 

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bsancha, フロント オフィス マネージャー at the b sangenjaya, responded to this review

Dear Amaynakiad We would like to thank you very much for staying in our hotel the b sangenjaya and posting your review. As you know we are very near to the station and Sangenjaya itself is the convenient place. It is also easier to go Shibuya, Ginza and Sinjuku, the most interesting places in Tokyo. We are happy to hear... More 

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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 28, 2014

Very affordable for Japan and great location.Just 7 minutes from Shibuya, 100 metres from Sangenjaya station.Would recommend to budget conscious travellers.There is a convenience store next to the entrance which is useful for late night snacks

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IshinHotelsGroup, マネージャー at the b sangenjaya, responded to this review

Dear shibuya109 Thank you for choosing the b sangenjaya and for posting the review. As you mentioned, we are only a minute-walk away from Sangenjaya station and Shibuya station is very close by a train as well. The convenience store in the building is definitely convenient – there are also many restaurants, bars, supermarkets and more around the hotel as... More 

Mexico City, Mexico
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22 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 13, 2014

This hotel is in a nice neighbourhood, with many local restaurants and bars. 10 minutes from Shibuya by subway and the station is very close. the only downside is that rooms are very tiny, but I guess it is common for budget hotels in Japan.

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IshinHotelsGroup, マネージャー at the b sangenjaya, responded to this review

Dear Georgi_Tsvetanov Thank you for choosing the b sangenjaya and for taking the time to post the review. As you mentioned, out location is one of our strengthens so our guests can access to Shibuya, which is a big hub station in Tokyo and a major area to explore. Some of our rooms are Tokyo-sized, but we do have bigger... More 

New York City, New York
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16 reviews
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 25 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed February 20, 2014

This hotel is located in a wonderful "very local" neighborhood with lots of small restaurants, stores and cafes. The subway station is very close by and is a few stops away from Shibuya, a major hub in Tokyo. The buses are convenient as well. The hotel staff is nice, friendly and very helpful (except for the server at breakfast --... More 

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IshinHotelsGroup, マネージャー at the b sangenjaya, responded to this review

Dear SoloFemaleTraveler11 Thank you for choosing the b sangenjaya and for taking the time to post your reviews. We appreciate your kind comments about our staff members – I will be sure to share them with the team. We are disappointed that you did not have a good experience at the breakfast area and sincerely apologize for any inconveniences you... More 

Liverpool, United Kingdom
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36 reviews
23 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 22 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 24, 2013

We spent eight days in this hotel, split into five and three, and to be honest, had we not already paid for the later days, we probably would have found somewhere else. The hotel is great in terms of location - two stops from Shibuya, right near the metro, convenient for buses, lots of little coffee shops, restaurants and cafes.... More 

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bsancha, フロント オフィス マネージャー at the b sangenjaya, responded to this review

Dear Kay H Thank you for staying with us at the b sangenjaya. We are very sorry to not be able to provide a stay which you are satisfied. Especially, We are sorry very much for your mother. Including the improvement of service of the staff, We will continue working to improve. Thank you for your candid comments. Kind regards,... More 

Ann Arbor, Michigan
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32 reviews
11 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 25 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 6, 2013

Just a couple of blocks from Sangenjaya Station, across the street from a great store with a HUGE selection of prepared foods, with fresh fruits and vegetables (Seiyu, surprisingly a Walmart subsidary). Room are small, but typical of Japanese business hotels, had a laundry facility with both washer and dryer. The bathroom was really tiny, but worked for us (with... More 

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bsancha, フロント オフィス マネージャー at the b sangenjaya, responded to this review

Dear SharonPatel Thank you for your comments and for staying with us at the b sangenjaya. As you say, the hotel is located in a convenient place, many restaurants and bars are at the shopping street nearby. Also very conveniently located close to transport, so you can easily find your way all around Tokyo. We hope that enjoyed your visit... More 

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