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Shinjuku Kuyakushomae Capsule Hotel

1.5 of 5 Capsule Hotel   |   1-2-5 Kabukicho, Shinjuku 160-0021, Tokyo Prefecture
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3.5 of 5 stars 177 Reviews
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London, United Kingdom
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39 reviews 39 reviews
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33 helpful votes 33 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed today NEW via mobile

Clean capsule hotel with public bathing facilities. This is a busy place but there always appeared to be sufficient space when I needed a shower. Whilst not spacious, the capsules were adequate for me even though I am 185cm tall. Depending on who is in the capsules nearby, it can be a bit noisy. Not normally from loud conversations or... More 

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Geelong, Australia
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23 reviews 23 reviews
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4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

I mainly wanted to stay in a capsule hotel just to say that I had done it, and I'm really glad I only stayed here one night. I walked around the block about 5 times before I found it - there is no external signage, I just caught an elevator up to see if it was there. The staff were... More 

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Shenzhen, China
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12 reviews 12 reviews
8 hotel reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

For everyone who visits Tokyo for the first time, this is high recommended place which will contribute your complete experience in Japan. Cleanliness, facilities, comfort is at excellent level, and location is very suitable for first visit, especially because of Shinjiku train station nearby.

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Singapore, Singapore
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

Two days and treated rudely. The capsule was filthy and when I asked if someone was able to clean it he rudely interior the guy I was talking to and said we are full. You can't change rooms. Me didn't even listen before rudely stating a comment. Wonder how to upload photos of the room. So dirty.

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Taipei, Taiwan
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7 reviews 7 reviews
5 hotel reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Keyword - "comfortable sleep" - and this is actually what you can't expect from a capsule hotel. However, what you could have when staying here is really an enjoyable public bath area, with sufficient hot water and very relaxing sauna and rest area. In the early morning at 6 am, you will find lots of Japanese salary-men or students take... More 

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San Francisco, California, United States
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117 reviews 117 reviews
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137 helpful votes 137 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I stayed here for my first night in Tokyo, just to try this truly Japanese experience. I have always wanted to try it and I wasnt disappointed. They are super organized! They have a pretty cool shower area, with hot and cold Jacuzzis and random seats where you shower yourself?! The pods are actually quite spacious, but they dont block... More 

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Germany
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2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

First of all. I've heard quite a lot about Capsule Hotels. After all, I felt I should give it a try at least once in my life. First: The Kuyakushomae Capsule Hotel is perfectly organized and from the moment you're entering the lobby on the 3rd floor, everything is perfectly planned by the staff. I arrived pretty late around 10PM... More 

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Wellington, New Zealand
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57 reviews 57 reviews
36 hotel reviews
54 helpful votes 54 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This is more of a cultural experience more than anything. For the uninitiated, you may feel awkward sleeping in a very tight space which I found quite warm so I took off my shirt to feel a bit cooler. Strangely, I did not find any airconditioning controls inside the capsule. Another inconvenience is that it does not offer wifi and... More 

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Sutton, United Kingdom
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2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed November 18, 2014

This was an awful experience, where I felt the staff here make everything badly organised, it's very much inconvenient & uncomfortable from beginning to the end. After taking off your shoes & putting them in a locker & then people stepping over your luggage/other bags which you have to drag to the small locker room & having to keep going... More 

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Manila, Philippines
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9 reviews 9 reviews
3 hotel reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 12, 2014

Location: 5-10 minute walk from Shinjuku Station (Here's a link on how to get there from Google Maps: http://tinypic.com/r/iozoqu/8 ) Booking: I reserved via Booking.com and I paid in cash at the hotel lobby upon arrival. Experience: One night would be the ideal length of stay in a capsule hotel because: One, they clean the capsules daily and guest should... More 

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Address: 1-2-5 Kabukicho, Shinjuku 160-0021, Tokyo Prefecture
Location: Japan > Kanto > Tokyo Prefecture > Tokyo > Shinjuku
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $
Hotel Class:1.5 star — Shinjuku Kuyakushomae Capsule Hotel 1.5*
Number of rooms: 50
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