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 17 Taito B&Bs / inns

Mikawaya Honten

1-30-12 Asakusa, Taito, Tokyo Prefecture 111-0032, Japan
Hotel amenities
Save Saved
You added Mikawaya Honten to your Saves list
Mikawaya Honten
Best prices for your stay
Enter dates for best prices
Check In Check Out
Show Prices
Compare best prices from top travel sites
and 2 more sites!
80%
Ranked #11 of 17 Taito B&B and Inns
A recent review
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 28, 2014
Liandy_Vu Medan
Write a Review

15 reviews from our community

Traveler rating
    4
    8
    3
    0
    0
See reviews for
3
2
6
2
Rating summary
  • 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
    4.5 of 5 stars
Date | Rating
  • English first
  • French first
  • German first
  • Italian first
  • Japanese first
  • Any
English first
  • All months
    (15)
  • Mar-May only
    (5)
  • Jun-Aug only
    (4)
  • Sep-Nov only
    (3)
  • Dec-Feb only
    (3)
All months
Medan
Top Contributor
85 reviews 85 reviews
33 hotel reviews
42 helpful votes 42 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 28, 2014

Ryokan Asakusa Mikayawa is a good place to be your first traditional Japanese accommodation, the location is strategically located near the perennially tourists-packed Nakamise-dori & Senso-Ji! It's very easy to reach here from subway station, which is just 5 minute walk away, countless restaurants and souvenir shops in proximity, don't forget to try the famous tempura restaurant nearby. Also...with subway... More

Was this review helpful? Yes
Ludwigsburg, Germany
Senior Contributor
33 reviews 33 reviews
23 hotel reviews
246 helpful votes 246 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 23, 2014

The guest house is located right in the atmospheric temple and shopping district of Asakusa. It's easy to find and about 200m from the train station. Shopping and cultural attractions start right away when you leave the comfortable inn. There tourist centre (with computers and Internet for free) is very close, too. Rooms are Japanese or Western style, have baths... More

Was this review helpful? Yes 3
Singapore, Singapore
Senior Contributor
37 reviews 37 reviews
37 hotel reviews
27 helpful votes 27 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed April 16, 2013

It has been some time anyone posted on this hotel and it may give the wrong impression it is a lesser among the other two Ryokans beside. This is a fine place with good wifi access, even at the fourth floor. I was fortunate to stay in a japanese styled room and western styled room one night each. I prefer... More

Was this review helpful? Yes 2
Heidelberg, Germany
Senior Reviewer
6 reviews 6 reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 28, 2012

It isn't that easy to find the ryokan when you've never been to Japan before. Print out a map, it will save your life! The hotel lies about 5 minutes from Ginza and Asakusa Line Station "Asakusa" in a little street near to the famous Nakamise. The owner is heartwarming friendly and treated me like I'm the only guest. Internet... More

Was this review helpful? Yes 2
Munich, Germany
Top Contributor
64 reviews 64 reviews
33 hotel reviews
24 helpful votes 24 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 30, 2012

We travelled to Japan for first time, and we stayed in the typical japanese room (6-tatami size). Still quite small, even the bathroom, it was clean and placed in a very strategic place in Asakusa. We have not tried the typical breakfast in Mikawaya Honten. The host family were very kind, and provided to us very useful information about how... More

Was this review helpful? Yes
Bangkok, Thailand
Contributor
19 reviews 19 reviews
18 hotel reviews
16 helpful votes 16 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 10, 2012 via mobile

The location of this Ryokan is really great. Easy access to Asakusa Subway station and near to some major tourist attractions such as Sensō-ji temple and Ueno park. Hotel has a very good internet connection (free) at the lobby. Always also green tea served for the guests.  Only drawback was that the room was a bit wornout already (yet very... More

Was this review helpful? Yes
Singapore
Contributor
13 reviews 13 reviews
11 hotel reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 3, 2011

Stayed in this ryokan for one night due to over booking from the Ryokan next door. Was a little hesitant due to the older outlook of the Ryokan. I was given an ensuite room on the top floor close to the balcony. As in JP, all rooms are small again. And having an ensuite room, makes it just seemed more... More

Was this review helpful? Yes 2
Tallinn
Contributor
12 reviews 12 reviews
7 hotel reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 4, 2010

I stayed in the ryokan for 8 nights in October 2010. The room is, as expected from a ryokan, very small, with a small bathroom. There is a futon, small table, a TV. My room was on a 4th floor, with a window towards a quiet street. I didn't have any problems with noise. The hotel itself is really more... More

Was this review helpful? Yes 1
Do you own or manage Mikawaya Honten?
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 Mikawaya Honten? Share your experiences!

Write a Review Add Photos & Videos

Additional Information about Mikawaya Honten

Address: 1-30-12 Asakusa, Taito, Tokyo Prefecture 111-0032, Japan
Location: Japan > Kanto > Tokyo Prefecture > Tokyo > Taito
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $
Number of rooms: 20
Reservation Options:
TripAdvisor is proud to partner with Agoda, Booking.com, HostelWorld, HostelBookers and Odigeo so you can book your Mikawaya Honten 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:
Mikawaya Honten Tokyo, Japan

13 photos of this hotel

Traveler photos: See what travelers like you saw

Viewed
All traveler photos (12)
Viewed
View from room (2)
Viewed
Hotel & grounds (1)
Viewed
Bathroom (1)
Viewed
Room/suite (3)
Viewed
Dining (1)
Viewed
Other (4)

Management photos: Courtesy of the property manager

Viewed
All management photos (2)
Viewed
Other (2)
Hotels you might also like...
Check In Check Out
Price Your Stay

Near Mikawaya Honten

Enlarge Map