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Tokyo Ueno Youth Hostel

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Reviewed March 22, 2017

convenient location for backpacker. 24 hours entrance. Nice staff. I get a hot coffee when I arrive in a cold night. So warm! The room is tiny which is common in tokyo. around 10 minutes walk from two Metro stations and is 10 minutes walk away from the Zoo. A lot of eating places and shopping places in walkable distance....

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uenoyh, マネージャー at Tokyo Ueno Youth Hostel, responded to this review

Thank you very much for your stay. Actually it was not coffee, but Japanese barley tea. Anyway, if you enjoyed, we are happy to hear that.

Thailand
Reviewed February 9, 2017

If you not expect too much here is a good place for you, feel stay Dorm in school. small room and shower & bath room but ok enjoy and fun stay here. the room is good but i mind only do my bed by my self and only 2 bed sheets and 1 blanket. the bed not too much clean...

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Binangonan, Philippines
Reviewed November 9, 2016 via mobile

Location is really great - situated just a few walks from commercial area where there are lots of place to eat, mall and market to shop while on the other side there's a 24 hour convenient store and a quiet area for a night walks. Also very near to subway and train stations. We chose the japanese style room and...

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Jakarta, Indonesia
Reviewed October 28, 2016

the reception very fluent in english, the room also very clean. i travelled with 4 of my friends so we rented 5 bed in 1 room with private bathroom. the location also close to train station and walking distance to akihabara, ueno park. but you have to rent the towel.

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Birmingham, United Kingdom
Reviewed October 7, 2016 via mobile

For a private room and bathroom this is great value for money in a pricey city. Good spot for food near ramen shops and 24hr convenience stores, ueno train station 15 min walk, subway station only a few minutes walk away. Helpful English speaking reception and quiet at night with fast free wifi. 200 yen to wash clothes in coin...

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Madrid, Spain
Reviewed September 26, 2016

It is located in a quiet area of Ueno, 4 minutes from the Okachimachi Train Station and 70m from Yushima Subway Station. The reception is located on the 4th floor. I booked a room with three beds and we were two people (only one available room) with bathroom inside. The room was big in comparison with other hotels (and hostels)...

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Reviewed June 4, 2016 via mobile

Good connection to local transport lots of restaurants and shops nearby. There is also connection to JR and Subway. In Tokyo is SUICA card. When you arrive with JR shinkanzen, expres or rapid you can good come to hotel

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Hakone-machi, Japan
Reviewed April 9, 2016

If you want to save on accommodation costs but still be in a fantastic location, this is the place to stay! Right near Akihabara shopping area, close to train station. Basic bedding and amentities, but for what you pay...... Sheets very clean, bedcovers not so. Window no opening, so it gets a bit stifling in the room overnight. Bathroom extreme...

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uenoyh, マネージャー at Tokyo Ueno Youth Hostel, responded to this review

Thank you for your stay. You can open the window to get the fresh air though you cannot open all for the safety for children. It would be appreciated if you can understand the situation.

Vienna, Austria
Reviewed April 5, 2016

I really liked staying at this hostel because the staff was friendly and helpful, the rooms clean, there was a nice room to hang out and the location was quite good (close to several subways, lots of restaurants and a beautiful park). However, I found the beds very uncomfortable (extremely thin mattresses), but it is ok for a couple of...

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uenoyh, マネージャー at Tokyo Ueno Youth Hostel, responded to this review

Thank you very much for your stay. We are suppose to change the old matress to new one very soon. So, we hope you feel better next time.

Manila, Philippines
Reviewed February 15, 2016

- 10 min from the nearest JR station - there are family mart and lawson nearby - you can eat and hang in the common room to watch tv, it also has microwave, hot water, free tea and miso soup - room is small with bunk beds but clean - bathroom is also small (as most of the baths in...

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Staying in Ueno, Asakusa

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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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  • Multilingual Staff
  • Self-Serve Laundry

Additional Information about Tokyo Ueno Youth Hostel

Address: 1-13-6 Ueno, Taito 110-0005, Tokyo Prefecture
Location: Japan > Kanto > Tokyo Prefecture > Tokyo > Taito > Ueno, Asakusa
Price Range: $51 - $135 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:2 star — Tokyo Ueno Youth Hostel 2*
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“The common area is nice to seat and under use, you may enjoy your dinner and breakfast in the common area and watch TV”
, Mar 22, 2017 | Read review
“find the room not near lift and stair”
may01052525, Feb 9, 2017 | Read review
“If you book a room for 3 people you will more likely than not get a 4 bedroom room, which allows you to have more room to spread out. :)”
658katerinav, Feb 23, 2015 | Read review
“Reception is on the 4th floor and the lounge is on the 7th floor. We were on the 8th floor so our wifi worked well from our room but it's intended to just cover the lounge area. See if you can get a room close to there if you need wifi.”
MegalodonMHL, Jan 26, 2015 | Read review
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