We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.
We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.
All 54 Toshima hotels

Hotel Strix Tokyo

4.0 of 5 Hotel   |   2-3-1 Ikebukuro, Toshima 171-0014, Tokyo Prefecture
Hotel amenities
Hotel Strix Tokyo
Best prices for: 1 room 1 guest
Enter dates for best prices
Check In Check Out
Show Prices
Compare best prices from top travel sites
and 3 more sites!
You added Hotel Strix Tokyo to your Saves list
Ranked #30 of 54 Hotels / Ryokan in Toshima
A recent review
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 10, 2014
Sheena N Bunkyo-ku, Tokyo, Japan
Write a Review

45 reviews from our community

Traveler rating
See reviews for
Rating summary
  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4 of 5 stars
Traveler tips help you choose the right room.   Room Tips
Date | Rating
  • English first
  • Japanese first
  • Any
English first
  • All months
  • Mar-May only
  • Jun-Aug only
  • Sep-Nov only
  • Dec-Feb only
All months
Key West, Florida
4 reviews 4 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
2 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

The staff was friendly but besides that it doesn't have much going for it. Location could be better. As well as room decor. Much better hotels in the area for a similar price. Just a basic no thrills hotel, it would be a great budget friendly hotel but its definitely not a 4 star. If a friend would ask me... More 

Was this review helpful? Yes
Bunkyo-ku, Tokyo, Japan
Senior Reviewer
9 reviews 9 reviews
4 hotel reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 10, 2014

Larger rooms than most of the hotels i stayed in Japan. Very comfortable bed. And a complimentary drink is nice too. We ordered chicken teriyaki and it was really great!! Theres a lot of restaurants nearby too.

Was this review helpful? Yes 1
Kuala Lumpur
2 reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed February 23, 2014

Spacious by Japanese standards, the rooms were clean nonetheless. Subway tunnel was just outside (so long as you remember your tunnel number, you'll have no trouble finding your way back). My only gripe would be the lack of a heater. If you're not used to winter, it's a freezing room as the walls are not insulated at all (earthquake-proof, non-concrete... More 

Was this review helpful? Yes 2
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 24, 2008

I booked this hotel with www.hotelberry.com , very cheap than book directly to the hotel. This hotel is good location. All the staff are very helpful. It's closed to station. Easy to go shopping ikebukuro area. Very good.

Was this review helpful? Yes
1 review
4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 25, 2008

I made reservation at discounted rate on their website without confirmation received. When sending email inquiry, there's no reply at all. I have been to Tokyo for few times, but first time chose to stay this hotel. The day I arrived was ranining, due to language barrier, they were not able to check my previous booking. Staff in reception was... More 

Was this review helpful? Yes
Hong Kong
Senior Contributor
23 reviews 23 reviews
19 hotel reviews
19 helpful votes 19 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 11, 2008

The hotel is just fully renovated, except the bathroom. The rooms are of new styles, and large in size. Location is OK, 2 mins to subway exit, but about 10 mins actually reach the train. We have booked a large corner room, so the view is better, can see the street. There's a free internet PC at lobby, very convenient.... More 

Was this review helpful? Yes 2
Senior Contributor
28 reviews 28 reviews
23 hotel reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 7, 2008

Clean, small rooms steps from the Ikebukuro metro station. Not the most ideal location for us as tourists, but the price was right and the subway was easy. The staff was extremely helpful and bent over backwards to help us. They recommended a fabulous noodle place a block away. The beds are very comfortable. Not the most ideal hotel for... More 

Was this review helpful? Yes 1
1 review
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed May 26, 2007

I was in the strix hotel from 9-13 of may and from the 19- 24 of may 2007. I was very pleased to be in this hotel. The staf was really friendly and helpfull. I was traveling alone, but the room was big enough for me, everything was clean. Breakfast was good but only everyday the same. There was also... More 

Was this review helpful? Yes 2
A TripAdvisor Member
3 of 5 stars Reviewed January 17, 2006

An OK hotel. Friendly staff, clean rooms, transportation-friendly location being only footsteps from Ikebukuro station. Not exactly the best location in tokyo for a tourist though, as Ikebukuro is a major hub for residential traffic and not much else is out there for tourists to see -- yes, there's large department stores next door but that's like a tourist wanting... More 

Was this review helpful? Yes 5
Senior Contributor
45 reviews 45 reviews
25 hotel reviews
46 helpful votes 46 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed June 21, 2004

Stayed here in November 2003 for 3 nights, busy area but very safe. Staff extremely helpful with a young duty manager (most of whom spoke good english) even volunteering to attend a local pharmacy with me to purchase some medication that was required.

Was this review helpful? Yes 3
Questions? Get answers from hotel staff and past guests. Ask a question
Owners: What's your side of the story?
Register now for free — and start getting automatic notification of new reviews, responding to traveler feedback, adding new photos to your listing and much more.
Manage your listing

Been to Hotel Strix Tokyo? Share your experiences!

Write a Review Add Photos & Videos

Additional Information about Hotel Strix Tokyo

Address: 2-3-1 Ikebukuro, Toshima 171-0014, Tokyo Prefecture
Location: Japan > Kanto > Tokyo Prefecture > Tokyo > Toshima
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $
Hotel Class:4 star — Hotel Strix Tokyo 4*
Number of rooms: 82
Reservation Options:
TripAdvisor is proud to partner with Expedia, Hotels.com, Despegar.com, Venere, TripOnline SA and Tingo so you can book your Hotel Strix Tokyo reservations with confidence. We help millions of travelers each month to find the perfect hotel for both vacation and business trips, always with the best discounts and special offers.
Also Known As:
Strix Tokyo Hotel
Strix Tokyo Toshima
Hotel Strix Tokyo Japan

17 photos of this hotel

Traveler photos: See what travelers like you saw

All traveler photos (6)
Room/suite (2)
Hotel & grounds (1)
Other (3)

Management photos: Courtesy of the property manager

All management photos (11)
Other (11)
Hotels you might also like...
Check In Check Out
Prices are for 1 room, 2 adults
Price Your Stay