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2 reviews
Reviewed 5 days ago NEW via mobile

The place was in really good location, near to skyfree tower and Sensoji gate, the staff were so friendly. The common was a bit small but the rooms were good, no more than 4 beds in each room. I recommend this places.

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Thank Charly J
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed October 26, 2016

Only 2,200Yen for a bed in 4 beds dorm. The hotel have very good location, easily access from Asakusa station. It takes 1 hour go to to Narita airport without train exchange. Also walk in distance to Soji temple and staff are very helpful.

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Thank Thanh M
Coquitlam, Canada
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 190 helpful votes
Reviewed September 7, 2016

For Y2,200 (US$22) a night for a bed in a 4-bed room, this place is a "great bargain" given that it's at an excellent location just like a two-minute walk from Exit A2-A of the Asakusa Station (Toei Asakusa & Metro Ginza lines) by crossing Asakusa Dori at its intersection with Edo Dori and turning left into the lane just... More 

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Thank Myo M
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Reviewed September 6, 2016 via mobile

Stayed 4 nights, great location, easy access to subway, can see sumida river/skytree view.. got a single room with 2 bedbunks but the room way to small, impossible to open a big luggage, bed sheets looked clean but the duvets seemed used alot& never been cleaned because of the stinky smell, very upset/ thought japanese house were always clean ;(... More 

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Thank Nanta R
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6 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed May 4, 2016 via mobile

nice hostel for backpackers. they have kitchen, so whenever you want to cook it's available! a bit small bathroom, but the livingroom is comfortable. the staffs are friendly, they helped completing our itinerary. location nearby station, tokyo skytree and asakusa shrine.

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Thank mety r
Jakarta, Indonesia
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed April 17, 2016

(+) 1. The price is cheaper than others place around Asakusa! 2. Location so close with Ginza Line subway exit no.4 3. The Staff, specially Daiさん、so nice, and good with English! 4. Clean enough even if every room is small. (-) 1. I stayed at female dorm, and the floor is kinda noisy... when everybody fall a sleep I still... More 

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Thank Nandini P
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 49 helpful votes
Reviewed March 24, 2016

Already went here in 2013 with a friend. Now, coming back with brothers and cousins, I still love the hostel. It is still small, compact like 3 years ago but so is the great location. With Keikyu Line + 3 days Tokyo Metro and Toei Line, I can access easily from Haneda and connected to all the places in Tokyo.... More 

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Thank azrul
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
Reviewed February 5, 2016

The Hostel is without any doubt in a good location. But it is very small and there is practically no room for the bags. Mini sinks in the hallway. Staff friendly. No breakfast included, no safe in the room.

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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
Reviewed January 23, 2016

We were travelling in Japan and now at our final destination, Tokyo. The hostel is in a good and easy to find location. Can be accessed by subway and a short walk. It is in the lovely Asakusa area. Quiet location in a small side road. Stayed there as a couple in the shared 4 bed room. The first night... More 

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Adelaide, Australia
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 17 helpful votes
Reviewed January 16, 2016

I spent the first night of my trip in their private room and returned a few weeks later and stayed in their shared room. Private room: Very small and cramped. It had a single bunk bed which took up majority of the room. Barely any walking space or room to put your luggage, however there is a bag room downstairs... More 

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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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Additional Information about Khaosan Tokyo Original

Address: 2-1-5 Kaminarimon, Taito 111-0034, Tokyo Prefecture
Location: Japan > Kanto > Tokyo Prefecture > Tokyo > Taito > Ueno, Asakusa
Price Range: $18 - $84 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:2 star — Khaosan Tokyo Original 2*
Number of rooms: 11
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“Ask for a room with river view”
 of 5 bubbles christian_wue, Jan 23, 2016 | Read review
“Request the shared dorm room with the riverfront view”
 of 5 bubbles monicaxox, Jan 16, 2016 | Read review
“This is a share room with 4-6 people in the same room but if you come with friends you may book a room for only your group.”
 of 5 bubbles Aturas, Nov 20, 2015 | Read review
“best view on rooftop so choose room on top floor”
 of 5 bubbles DeffaUtama, Oct 9, 2015 | Read review
“private room is better”
 of 5 bubbles ParamitaWKD, Jun 30, 2015 | Read review
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