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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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  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4 of 5 stars
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Geneva, Switzerland
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6 reviews 6 reviews
4 hotel reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
1 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

I stayed one night in this capsule hotel. I reserved a capsule for newly renovated women room so shower room were very clean and nice. But capsule itself was old and not comfortable. Up on arrival, we had to deal with this rude old man who shouldnt be working in service industry. We were already so exhausted from that trip... More 

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Andover, United Kingdom
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66 reviews 66 reviews
12 hotel reviews
28 helpful votes 28 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

My boyfriend and I wanted to experience a night in a capsule hotel so we booked this hotel. Understandably, we were on separate floors as this is Japanese culture and were were fine with that. You cannot check in until 4pm and it is quite difficult to find. On arrival, we were given our keys and assigned a capsule. We... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

This place was everything I had expected it to be. Just off of Yasukuni Dori, which I guess is in the red light district, but close enough to the main street where people don't harass you. It is also close to Shinjuku station. Staff was fine. Lockers and bath area were all clean. There was a mix of foreigners and... More 

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London, United Kingdom
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79 reviews 79 reviews
21 hotel reviews
41 helpful votes 41 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Decided to try the capsule hotel on our last night in Tokyo out of curiosity. Very close to Shinjuku station (5-10 minutes walk) near the lively district of Kabukicho. Reception is on the 4th floor where you are required to take off your shoes and put it into a shoe locker with a key. Hand the key to the reception... More 

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London, United Kingdom
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51 reviews 51 reviews
36 hotel reviews
39 helpful votes 39 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago 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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8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed December 23, 2014

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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16 reviews 16 reviews
8 hotel reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 22, 2014

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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3 reviews 3 reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed December 20, 2014

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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6 hotel reviews
10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 19, 2014

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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120 reviews 120 reviews
75 hotel reviews
150 helpful votes 150 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 3, 2014

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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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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