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Hotel Villa Fontaine Ueno

3.0 of 5 Hotel   |   2-4-4 Kojima, Taito, Tokyo Prefecture 111-0056, Japan
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Ranked #23 of 84 hotels in Taito
Certificate of Excellence 2013
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  • Location
    4 of 5 stars
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    4 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4.5 of 5 stars
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Perth, Australia
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57 reviews 57 reviews
22 hotel reviews
30 helpful votes 30 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Good location in Ueno, basic breakfast, good hotel for the price. Tokyo can be very expensive but this hotel is good value for money. Breakfast not that great but nice for it to be included as it's not included in many places. Rooms small but adequate with internet available in rooms via LAN cable.

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Toronto
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62 reviews 62 reviews
57 hotel reviews
16 helpful votes 16 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 5, 2014

Villa Fontaine Ueno is in a good central location with a short walk to the subway station. We paid a very reasonable rate for our 6 night stay in Tokyo in January 2010. The provided breakfast was pretty good but it got boring by the last few days we were there, some variety might help. The rooms themselves are clean... More

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Adelaide, Australia
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7 reviews 7 reviews
5 hotel reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 27, 2014

Reservation dates: 10/01-29/01. The hotel is located about a 15 minute walk from the main Ueno station. There are lots of little JR/train exits/entrances dotted around the hotel so you won’t always need to walk all the way to the main station. The Shin-Okachimachi entrance is just down the end of the road. Just across from the hotel is a... More

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Highlands Ranch, Colorado
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12 reviews 12 reviews
4 hotel reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 25, 2014

This hotel is an excellent value to stay in a city known for its expense. Within walking distance of Ueno and Akihabara stations (15 min), but then again I was there for the Tokyo Marathon and knew Japanese. The rooms are small, but very clean and suitable to my needs. The staff was friendly and very helpful. The breakfast was... More

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Bury St Edmunds, United Kingdom
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9 reviews 9 reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 12, 2014

We are still staying at this hotel - we are here for three months at least, visiting with my Japanese wife's family - just down the road. The room is well provisioned, exceptionally clean and quiet. The room size is compact with a good sized bathroom. There is a small desk area. The room has a good sized TV and... More

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Manchester, United Kingdom
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22 reviews 22 reviews
9 hotel reviews
20 helpful votes 20 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 11, 2014

My wife and I stayed here for 5 nights for our visit to Tokyo. Do not expect this hotel to be a grand feature of Tokyo as it is not somewhere you spend all day in. This is ideal for business trips or city visits where you will be away all day and evening and returning to sleep. The room... More

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Nasushiobara, Japan
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49 reviews 49 reviews
23 hotel reviews
17 helpful votes 17 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed February 9, 2014

This is an hotel just for sleeping, and in this respect it resembles many other "budget" hotels in Tokyo. On the plus side: . the room (1106) was not so small, and also the bathroom was a decent size (fitted with a normal size bathtub !!). The room was very quiet and the bed comfortable. On the minus side: .... More

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Johor Bahru, Malaysia
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16 reviews 16 reviews
3 hotel reviews
10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 10, 2013

This is my second time staying in Villa Fontaine; the first one was Nihombashi Hakozaki. Nearest station to reach here is Shin-okachimachi station which is under Toei Oedo line (E10). Take the A2 exit (I believe that's the nearest and easiest). Turn right, walk until you reach the crossing line, cross the street and turn right. Walk along until you... More

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Irvine, California
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1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
3 of 5 stars Reviewed December 3, 2013

In the US, this hotel is probably comparable to a Motel 6. Hopefully that gives you a good idea of what you are getting yourself into. The staff is nice. Breakfast is generally free. I would not recommend this hotel unless your budget is limited. I did not find it a very relaxing environment. This hotel can be hard to... More

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Annecy, France
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4 hotel reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 11, 2013

The hotel is well located, 15 min. walk from Ueno station which is usually the arrival station if you take the Skyliner from Narita airport. Even it was the first time in Tokyo for us (me and my husband), the hotel was easy to find and to get by walking (provided printed maps from internet). Even we came one hour... More

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Also Known As:
Hotel Fontaine Ueno
Fontaine Ueno Hotel
Hotel Villa Fontaine Ueno Tokyo, Japan
Address: 2-4-4 Kojima, Taito, Tokyo Prefecture 111-0056, Japan
Location: Japan > Kanto > Tokyo Prefecture > Tokyo > Taito
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Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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Ranked #23 of 84 hotels in Taito
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Hotel Class:3 star — Hotel Villa Fontaine Ueno 3*
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