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Sunshine City Prince Hotel

3.0 of 5 Hotel   |   3-1-5 Higashi-Ikebukuro, Toshima, Tokyo Prefecture 170-8440, Japan
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Ranked #18 of 50 hotels in Toshima
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3 of 5 stars reviewed 1 week ago
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  • Sleep Quality
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    3 of 5 stars
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Glasgow, United Kingdom
2 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Pretty Average and dated 3 star Hotel. The pro cons are 1.is next to a shopping mall thus extremely convenient 2. All amenities are provided except for an iron and ironing board 3. Pretty good selection of international buffet breakfast. However is a three star hotel thus, the furnishing and room is pretty much of a 3 star expected standard.... More

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7 hotel reviews
35 helpful votes 35 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed January 5, 2014

The Sunshine City Prince is pretty okay. My whole band stayed here, and we were impressed with how cheap it was for Tokyo. It conveniently connects to Sunshine 60 and to the subway system. If you rent a room at either end of the floor, it's closer to American standards in terms of size (i.e. two beds, a bathroom you... More

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Tucson, Arizona
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24 hotel reviews
27 helpful votes 27 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed December 11, 2013 via mobile

I just finished 9 day stay the the Prince, been staying here 9 years due to business. Sadly while never a 5 star hotel, it has gone downhill. I was very disappointed this time. The carpet and bed covers have never been changed since i've been staying there and are now stained and filthy, rare for Japan. I mean the... More

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Kota Kinabalu, Malaysia
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17 hotel reviews
30 helpful votes 30 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 30, 2013

We slept in a 3 bed room which is bigger than the normal 2 bed room. Then the hotel is connected to sunshine 60 mall which is big and is connected to a street full of shops. We took a whole day trying to explore the whole street but our legs couldnt take it. Great place to stay.

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Manila, Philippines
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44 reviews 44 reviews
7 hotel reviews
15 helpful votes 15 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 31, 2013

Hotel is just beside a huge mall (Sunshine 60) so you can do your shopping and dining there. Also there's a FamilyMart at the lobby for your on the go purchases. A 5 minute walk will also bring you to Sun City streets and 10minutes to Ikebukuro MRT station. The hotel room is quite small and looks old already but... More

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 9, 2013

The hotel is actually quite a distance from JR Ikebukuro (East exit) and not so direct route as we have expected. One has to walk some 400m across the always-crowded Sunshine Dori St and then go through an underground passageway (beside the Tokyu Hands bldg) to Sunshine City. On our arrival we have to lug our bags through one of... More

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 5, 2013

I was there with a group and we all stayed on to 20th floor. The rooms aren't large, but it was comfortable and quiet. Breakfast was quite good and and they have a family market shop on the ground floor. Also attached is the mall so plenty of options available. Close to Sun City streets and subway. Wifi was free... More

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Manila, Philippines
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed September 30, 2013

We stayed there from September 11-20. 2013. group of 4. when we got in, we were given a room, without asking whether we wanted a non-smoking floor, obviously, if this was an option, we would have gone with the non-smoking floor, since we are not smokers ourselves. room was quite small. when i say small, i am not exaggerating. it... More

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed September 10, 2013

It was my first time in Japan and I had quite high expectations based on the photo and their website. But the hotel room was too small for me and my hubby, low ceiling and quite tight for two. It was a promotion price maybe that’s why it is like that. It didn’t really matter since we are there not... More

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Macau, China
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12 helpful votes 12 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 3, 2013

Just spend few days with my kids to Tokyo. This is one of the Asian like hotel, as it quite close to down town, a lot of fun around, shopping, entertainment center, clip the dolls. a lot fun around. the best is the sunshine city, we spends 2 days for some entertainment & dumping what a nice holidays with family.... More

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Also Known As:
Prince Hotel Sunshine City
Prince Hotel Toshima
Prince Hotel Tokyo
Toshima Prince Hotel
Sunshine City Prince Hotel Tokyo, Japan
Address: 3-1-5 Higashi-Ikebukuro, Toshima, Tokyo Prefecture 170-8440, Japan
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Location: Japan > Kanto > Tokyo Prefecture > Tokyo > Toshima
Amenities:
Bar / Lounge Business Center with Internet Access Restaurant Room Service
Hotel Style:
Ranked #18 of 50 hotels in Toshima
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $
Hotel Class:3 star — Sunshine City Prince Hotel 3*
Official Description (provided by the hotel):
The Sunshine City Complex in Tokyo's Ikebukuro district is in a constant state of self-renewal. It is a modern business, shopping and entertainment complex that features the 60-story "Sunshine 60" building, the World Imports Mart, the Culture Hall with a theater and museum, International Aquarium, and the Alpa Shopping Center. Sunshine City Prince Hotels is at the heart of this complex.With its stylish new look, the 1,166-room hotel rises 38 stories above the ground and dips three basement levels below. The Sunshine City Prince provides all the comfort, functionality and genuine hospitality you'd expect from an international hotel. ... more   less 
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