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Hotel Coco Grand Ueno Shinobazu

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2-12-14 Ueno, Taito 110-0005, Tokyo Prefecture
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Hotel Coco Grand Ueno Shinobazu
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Ranked #9 of 105 Hotels / Ryokan in Taito
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Dundee, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

We stayed in four different hotels during our trip and this was the best by quite a way. It was just really comfortable and welcoming with everything you could ever need provided - snacks, water, coffee, just about every toiletry imagineable. There was even a foot/leg massager in the room. Our room had a view over the park and the... More 

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Manila, Philippines
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

We stayed at the Hotel Coco Grand Ueno-Shinobazu for 7D/3N. From Narita Airport, one can take the Keisei Skyliner (40 minute ride) to the hotel. The station is a 5-minute walk to the hotel. There were 6 of us so we stayed in 2 Economy double rooms and 1 zen twin room (slightly bigger Japanese style rooms). The view was... More 

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This hotel was on the edge of Ueno park and we had a great view over the park to the temple. It is also handy for the station and various restaurants. It's a bit touristy area and it has a red light district just behind it which I have to say we did NOT feel worried in. But still it... More 

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21 hotel reviews
25 helpful votes 25 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 2, 2015

I am staying at Coco Grand Ueno while attending a conference at the university of Tokyo. The hotel staff have been wonderful and very helpful, and my inability to speak Japanese has not been a problem. My room is superior king- it is cozy, but that's to be expected in Japanese hotels. The bed is extremely comfortable, room is spotlessly... More 

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Waihi Beach, New Zealand
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 22, 2015 via mobile

Our second stay at this hotel and again we were not disappointed. The staff went out of their way to help us out and the rooms were spotless. Great view over ueno park and I nice escape from the city. Breakfast was yum! Lots of japanese style dishes and they have a very nice onsen as well. We traveled with... More 

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Perth, Australia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 16, 2015

Great location, lively neighbourhood, lots of little nice touches - snacks, tea/coffee, vibrating cushions/pilows, air purifiers etc.. A pretty room, "see thru" bathroom. Definitely stay here again. Gets booked out pretty quickly. Great view of Ueno Park. Travel light as space is tight. All the electronic cables etc..provided in room itself - charge your ipads etc... easily. Happy vibe. Hotel... More 

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Surfers Paradise, Australia
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33 helpful votes 33 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 15, 2015

We chose this hotel from previous reviews we had seen. It was hard to decide which part of the city to stay in but it was really convenient. Very close to train stations for all lines and eating places. Situated across from Ueno Park. The staff were very helpful at all times. The room was very compact with an extra... More 

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed November 27, 2014

Great location! Rooms were so small we had to go into the hallway to change our minds. Again great location but you'll have to leave your luggage in the lobby like s lot of folks do, there isn't room for you and the luggage at the same time! I'm not sure any rooms are bigger for the money, but next... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 2, 2014

Ueno Park turned out to be a wonderful location with easy access to the subway, train, and the lovely park on the hill. Lots of restaurants and shops nearby and just 2 blocks from the train station that takes you directly to/from Narita Airport on the skytrain. It was an easy walk, even with luggage. The hotel is nice, but... More 

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Brisbane, Australia
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed October 28, 2014

Fantastic location but the smallest room I've ever experienced in a hotel. Lovely view over the park. Good facilities. Climbing over my husband to get to the smallest bathroom during the night was entertaining. Barely room for suitcases. Loads of stuff in the room that you don't really need. Breakfast average.

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Ueno, Asakusa
Traces of the history and culture of the Edo (old Tokyo) era remain vividly in Ueno and Asakusa. Spacious Ueno Park is a great place to relax and visit a variety of different museums and galleries. At Ameyoko which starts in front of Ueno station, the grocery stores and clothing shops are crammed alongside fishmongers. It gets particularly busy at the end of the year, when many people go on shopping sprees. The town of Asakusa, developed around Sensoji temple, has many shops selling goods and clothing from old Japan, making it a great place for souvenir hunting. It's also known for various annual festivals, and the whole district gets involved with the huge Sanja Festival in May.


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