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Hotel Kaminarimon

2.0 of 5 Japanese Pension   |   1-18-2 Asakusa, Taito, Tokyo Prefecture 111-0032, Japan
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  • Location
    5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    3.5 of 5 stars
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    4.5 of 5 stars
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    4 of 5 stars
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Edinburgh, United Kingdom
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9 reviews 9 reviews
9 hotel reviews
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

Had a fantastic stay at this place. The staff are lovely - very helpful, courteous and all had enough English that we managed just fine. The whole place is spotlessly clean - we've been traveling round Asia for 8 months and this is the cleanest place we've stayed. The wifi signal is good, there is also a laptop available for... More

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Jerusalem, Israel
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74 reviews 74 reviews
25 hotel reviews
28 helpful votes 28 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed May 27, 2014 via mobile

We had booked a triple Japanese room but it turned out to be the same size as a double room with an extra mattress. And there was no room for our luggage. However, on complaining they gave us an extra single rom (without bathroom) for a nominal extra charge so in the end it worked out fine. The staff were... More

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ホテル雷門, マネージャー at Hotel Kaminarimon, responded to this review

Thank you for choosing our hotel for your stay in Japan. Since Tokyo is a very crowded city, Japanese style hotel rooms in Tokyo are very small compared to many hotels worldwide. But we are glad you have enjoyed your stay after all. We hope to serve you again soon. More

Manila, Philippines
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15 reviews 15 reviews
3 hotel reviews
16 helpful votes 16 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 13, 2014

If you want to have a taste of traditional Japanese style inns , this is the place to go. They have rooms with either an attached bathroom or rooms sharing a bathroom. You will sleep in a futon and will be provided with robes and slippers. The rooms are airconditioned though but expect to hear some level of noise from... More

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ホテル雷門, マネージャー at Hotel Kaminarimon, responded to this review

Thank you for your review. Our hotel is located near the Kaminarimon gate in Asakusa where many people from around the world visit. Therefore, you can easily access to many traditional stores and restaurants to enjoy. We are very happy to have been able to accommodate you. We will take your opinions in thought and try harder to make our... More

Kuching, Malaysia
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20 reviews 20 reviews
13 hotel reviews
11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 11, 2013

Spent 7 nights in Tokyo and stayed here for 5 nights after a disastrous 2-night stay at a nearby hostel. This is a Ryokan style hotel. The hotel comes with rooms with and without bathrooms attached. Of course there is a difference in rate. However, the hotel does provide public bathroom for guests who opt for rooms without bathrooms. The... More

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ホテル雷門, マネージャー at Hotel Kaminarimon, responded to this review

Thank you for your kind words about our hotel. Our hotel is one of the nearest to Asakusa station and the big Kaminarimon gate. Also, we have many Japanese traditional places to eat at near the hotel. Therefore, there is no problem looking for places to eat out. We are very happy to have been able to accommodate you. We... More

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58 reviews 58 reviews
29 hotel reviews
45 helpful votes 45 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed December 2, 2013

Very clean and staff were very helpful The position is perfect right next to Japan's biggest tourist attraction and next to lots of subways ( but not the jr for rail pass but only costs $1.60 approx to get to Ueno) The rooms are very small but they do have a private bath/shower They are traditional style ie futons We... More

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Saigon
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9 reviews 9 reviews
3 hotel reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 13, 2013

We spent 4 nights in Hotel Kaminarimon during our last stay in Tokyo and I fully recommend it if you want a very well located hotel in a traditional japanese athmosphere. The staff was also very helpful (restaurant booking, trip advises and even managed to get back the luggages we forgot in a taxi!) and so definitelly helped us enjoying... More

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Toronto, Canada
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3 reviews 3 reviews
3 hotel reviews
10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 26, 2013

I'm really surprised that this place doesn't have more reviews or isn't in the top 10 (as of my review date) because it was an amazing stay! The location is excellent - I was able to see the Kaminari-mon passage and market from my window! It's also surrounded by excellent restaurants and sights and the metro station was 2-3 minutes... More

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ホテル雷門, フロントデスク担当 at Hotel Kaminarimon, responded to this review

Thank you for your kind words about our hotel. We are happy to have been able to accommodate you. We will take in thought about your opinions and do our best to make it more convenient for the customers staying with us. We hope to see you very soon in the near future. Kind Regards, Hotel KAMINARIMON More

Miami, Florida
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18 reviews 18 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 6, 2013

Comfortable and cozy. The staff are super friendly and polite, and speak at least a bit of English. Very traditional, so Westerners not used to the idea of sleeping on the floor and sharing bathrooms might have a hard time adjusting. Otherwise, great place right in the heart of Asakusa, so you're only a walk away from the train station,... More

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Thank you for your kind words about our hotel. We are very happy to have been able to accommodate you. We will take your opinions in thought and try harder to make our hotel more convenient for the customers. We hope to see you again in the near future. Kind Regards, Hotel KAMINARIMON More

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Address: 1-18-2 Asakusa, Taito, Tokyo Prefecture 111-0032, Japan
Location: Japan > Kanto > Tokyo Prefecture > Tokyo > Taito
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $
Hotel Class:2 star — Hotel Kaminarimon 2*
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