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City Hotel Lonestar

3.0 of 5 2-12-12 Shinjuku, Shinjuku, Tokyo Prefecture 160-0022, Japan
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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
  • Cleanliness
    4 of 5 stars
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Kampala, Uganda
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8 reviews 8 reviews
7 hotel reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This is one of the hotels in Shinjuku I usually stay whenever I come to Tokyo. The price is really good for the location, which is close to multiple subway stations. The staff are friendly and helpful - I once needed to ship some boxes and they made it very easy. The rooms are small but clean and one of... More

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Bloomingdale, Illinois
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2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This hotel is conveniently located within walking distance of the Tokyo subway and JR station. Free WiFi, breakfast, clean, minimal rooms. There was also a free vending machine on the 4th floor for hot or cold coffee, tea or water. Cons would be limited English by staff, and no m eans to book trips. Also breakfast is just hard rolls,... More

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Perth, Australia
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25 reviews 25 reviews
11 hotel reviews
20 helpful votes 20 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed September 19, 2014

The place is rather small and nothing fancy, however they were polite and the rooms were clean, I cant fault them as a hotel that is just a place to lay your head, Firm beads, but you can request different pillows if need be. It is in a gay district, not that it matters but it was something we found... More

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Tel Aviv
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59 reviews 59 reviews
29 hotel reviews
47 helpful votes 47 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 7, 2014

It is a decent hotel that provides you with a decent lodging for a decent price. Though you cannot say that it will be sleeping experience that you will remember forever. The location in Shinjuku is convenient, and still quiet and not located on the main street. The rooms are clean and and basic. The hotel provides very popular in... More

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Houston, TX
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4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 19, 2014

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
13 helpful votes 13 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 11, 2014

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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7 hotel reviews
30 helpful votes 30 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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Brisbane Stinktown, Australia
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3 helpful votes 3 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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22 reviews 22 reviews
20 hotel reviews
34 helpful votes 34 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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1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
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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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*
Number of rooms: 50
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City Hotel Lonestar Shinjuku, Tokyo

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