I gave it an excellent because the value to stay quality ratio was very high.
Location: About 5 blocks, 7 minutes walk from the Japan Rail station off the main street and not visible from the station exit. The surrounding area is loaded with food and shopping options. Tokyo is 1 stop away at Shinagawa station from where you can go everywhere on the Yamanote line (circle route) and Yokohama and Chinatown are a direct shot under 30 minutes.
Hotel: Because its buried in a business district, rates on the weekend are inexpensive, compared to most popular areas around metro Tokyo, where mid range hotels can be 300 - 400% higher, particularly on Saturday. In most places if you want to stay Saturday, book as far ahead as possible.
The rooms were small, but lacking for nothing. The hotel was clean and the staff was very friendly. The breakfast was actually quite a surprise, a good variety buffet and the eating area was a pleasant restaurant environment and very... More