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Hotel Sunlite Shinjuku

3.0 of 5 Hotel   |   5-15-8 Shinjuku, Shinjuku, Tokyo Prefecture 160-0022, Japan
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Ranked #41 of 69 Hotels in Shinjuku
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 22, 2014
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  • Location
    4 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4 of 5 stars
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18 reviews 18 reviews
10 hotel reviews
11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 22, 2014

The reason to stay here is really good location - in the heart of Shinjuku area which is one of the best to stay when you're in Tokyo. Always lively, lots and lots of shops and eat spots around. Also just 2 minutes away from metro entrance and 10-15 min from Shinjuku train station - you can get here straight... More

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3 reviews 3 reviews
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 8, 2014

A nice basic hotel - I was very comfortable during my week's stay. My single room had a small double bed in it, which was very comfortable. Internet using the supplied ethernet cable was fast and included. TV was limited to local japanese channels, which was a shame, but there was the occasional english language programme while I was awake... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 2, 2014

Very close to Shinjuku Train station, clean hotel and their breakfast special is a great buy. When traveling to Japan you don't need to take sleep wear, toiletries, hairbrush. Every hotel provides it all.

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Stockholm, Sweden
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11 reviews 11 reviews
5 hotel reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed June 19, 2014

Not very cosy but excellent location. Although we asked for a non-smoking room it clearly smelled of smoke. If you're not so fuzzy about things like that it was ok for the price we paid. Bathroom was quite cute though. Everything looked like it was melted together in the same color. Bathtub small but deep which was a fun experience... More

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Los Angeles, California
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102 reviews 102 reviews
17 hotel reviews
77 helpful votes 77 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed June 1, 2014

Stayed here on my last night. The hotel had friendly staff although the hotel needs updating. The room is very basic and had a spartan feel. It was fine for one night and I had a good night's sleep. I can't complain about the price. There is a subway entrance right across the street, so easy to get to places.

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Brisbane, Australia
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49 hotel reviews
81 helpful votes 81 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed May 21, 2014

We stayed at the Hotel Sunlite for two nights. It is located in Tokyo's red-light district, but I never felt unsafe or like I was in a 'bad' area. The hotel rooms are very small, but fine for a couple of days. If you're on a budget and need somewhere to sleep, shower and chill out - this is a... More

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33 reviews 33 reviews
12 hotel reviews
20 helpful votes 20 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed May 17, 2014

We came to this hotel from Shinjuku station, and it took us ages to find it. Asked few people on the street but unfortunately they couldn't speak english. After a long walk (and got lost), finally we arrived at this hotel. Our room was ok. Clean but bit small. The bathroom was clean and also small. It took few mins... More

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Taipei, Taiwan
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2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed May 15, 2014

Depends on the location, the price is great. The receptionists are nice, but we are disappointed about the cleanliness of rooms even though we already changed 2 rooms. If you're just looking for a cheap place to sleep couple nights, consider this hotel, don't expect too much.

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Singapore, Singapore
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12 helpful votes 12 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed May 15, 2014

Probably the most normal-looking stay I had in a few months. Room and toilet are pretty small. It started to feel crowded for only 2 people. The place is far from trains but partner says it's a pretty good location already.

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21 hotel reviews
26 helpful votes 26 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed April 15, 2014

It takes around 15 minutes to walk from Shinjuku station to the hotel. and it's quite easy to find. If you need to consult the maps posted on some street corners on the way, be advised that "North" normally isn't "up" on the map. The "North-arrow" is indicated somewhere, and I've seen it pointing in a lot of different directions.... More

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Address: 5-15-8 Shinjuku, Shinjuku, Tokyo Prefecture 160-0022, Japan
Location: Japan > Kanto > Tokyo Prefecture > Tokyo > Shinjuku
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $
Hotel Class:3 star — Hotel Sunlite Shinjuku 3*
Number of rooms: 197
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