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City Hotel Lonestar

3.0 of 5 Hotel   |   2-12-12 Shinjuku, Shinjuku, Tokyo Prefecture 160-0022, Japan
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Ranked #24 of 69 hotels in Shinjuku
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3 of 5 stars reviewed 4 days ago
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  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
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    4 of 5 stars
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Houston, TX
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9 reviews 9 reviews
7 hotel reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

Cheap, semi-comfortable place to stay in while in Tokyo. Rooms are clean. Beds- eh, not the mist comfortable. Bathroom- very small and slightly gross. Staff was very nice. Close to bars and resteraunts. Fun area of town. In-room wifi is free and works well! If you have money to spend, I may not suggest this place however if you just... More

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Seremban2
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8 reviews 8 reviews
6 hotel reviews
10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Stayed at Hotel Lonestar for 5nights during my visits to Japan last month. Me and my wife were not happy - because we didnt get to reserve the room we wanted!! Well if you plan to stay here, make sure you book your room well in advance otherwise you might not get the room you want because this hotel is... More

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21 reviews 21 reviews
5 hotel reviews
28 helpful votes 28 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 10, 2014

If you are taking the Metro, drop off at Shinjuku-sanchome station and take exit 3. The hotel is just 30 seconds away. If you're taking the Airport Bus Limousine, get off at Shinjuku Station West Exit and it's a 15-20min walk from there. The staff knew enough English to function; in fact, when we checked in, my friend had left... More

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3 hotel reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 3, 2014

Stayed in room 318, Jan 10 to 15th, 2014 for the first time and found it to be fantastic for what we wanted from a Tokyo room. Yes its old and 80's looking, yes the staff don't know a lot of English, and yes they like it when you attempt to use your own poor Japanese skills. They did a... More

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Los Angeles, California
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17 hotel reviews
25 helpful votes 25 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 5, 2013

We stayed at Hotel City Lonestar in November 2013 for the second time. It was the second time staying here in 2013 and we have several reasons for returning. The price is very reasonable for the area, it's very close to the subway station, restaurants, and of course shopping. The rooms are very small, but clean and are equipped with... More

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Lancaster, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 24, 2013

I stayed here after flying from the UK on an overnight flight. The staff were helpful and the room was clean, although a little dilapidated. I would recommend this hotel for anyone on a budget, and it is in a good location in close proximity to the subway and the main Shinjuku station.

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 23, 2013 via mobile

This hotel is across the street from the Shinjuku-Sanchome subway station, but about a 15 minute walk from Shinjuku Station. Remember that when you are looking for a bus back to the airport-you might want to take a taxi to the bus stop. Otherwise it's a great spot with a really good Thai restaurant next door and fun bars as... More

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Düsseldorf, Deutschland
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8 hotel reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 5, 2013 via mobile

It was my first time in Tokyo and was my first time in small rooms like this, but priority setting was for best location with not as high budget as you get a much smaller room here especially in Tokyo. Breakfast is not the reason to come here but friendliness and location in Shinjuku-nichome where I could go home by... More

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Erving
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37 reviews 37 reviews
14 hotel reviews
14 helpful votes 14 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed June 9, 2013

Very close to the action in Shinjuku. Great for heading out, not so great when you are awakened at 2:00 a.m. by the trash men. This is a compact hotel, with tight rooms. Our twin double could hardly fit our luggage, and the bathroom was tiny. Lots of smoking rooms in Japan and we landed in one. Complimentary coffee and... More

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Quebec City, Canada
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22 hotel reviews
19 helpful votes 19 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 23, 2013

I stayed there last February for my first time in Tokyo. I had a lot of trouble finding the hotel from the train station and even Japanese people had a hard time helping me, but at last a taxi driver was able to drive me there. The front desk guy who was there when I arrived was very nice and... More

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Address: 2-12-12 Shinjuku, Shinjuku, Tokyo Prefecture 160-0022, Japan
Location: Japan > Kanto > Tokyo Prefecture > Tokyo > Shinjuku
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $
Hotel Class:3 star — City Hotel Lonestar 3*
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City Hotel Shinjuku
City Hotel Lonestar Shinjuku, Tokyo

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Shinjuku: Tokyo's second city center. There is a place to relax in this bustling neighborhood, center of many of Tokyo's main transportation routes. The lobby features a modernist touch, with black Italian tile and leather stools. Guest rooms have a minimalist, modern design, accented by framed artwork selected by our own graphic designer. The location offers easy access to the rest of the city, perfect for both business and sightseeing. ... more   less 
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