Finding A Cheap Hotel In Tokyo For Less Than $100 Per Night
Cheap hotels were not the norm in the Japanese capital.
After all, it used to be one of the most expensive cities in the world.
But these days are over now, and you can find fantastic Cheap hotels for a very reasonable price.
The following recommended Cheap Hotels are all located in the center of Tokyo.
Hotel Horidome Villa – from $50
Chuo (Central Tokyo, close to Ginza)
If you don’t mind a tiny room – this hotel is the best deal in Japan.
Rooms are super clean and they managed to pack in all the necessary amenities – a Flat screen TV, hot water kettle, bath robes, slippers, and high-speed internet (Free wifi in the lobby).
The location is very convenient, close to Akihabara.
Access from Narita Airport is easy, taking the Keisei Skyliner to Ueno Station and then the subway. The nearest Subway station has lots of lines, including a JR line, so commuting within the city is easy.
The area has plenty of local restaurants and department stores within walking distance.
Chisun Hotel Shinagawa West – from $70
Shinagawa (1 Stop from Tokyo Station)
For around $70 a night you get a clean room with a modern design.
There’s a Free wired Internet in the room and a computer station on the first floor (100 Yen/10 minutes).
The hotel has a laundry facilities and a restaurant.
There’s a convenience store just around the corner and plenty of local restaurants in the area.
Oak Hotel – from $60
There’s a lively community vibe at the Oak hotel, and you can meet travelers from all around the world, including families traveling together.
Rooms are small but include all necessary amenities.
You can choose a Japanese room (tatami mats, sleeping on a mattress) or a western style room with beds.
There are free computers and Wifi in the lobby.
The hotel is close to Ueno subway station, stores, zoo, museums and cheap restaurants.
Ueno First City Hotel – from $70
Ueno First City Hotel is 5-10 minutes walk from various subway stations and 5 min walk from Ueno Zoo, National Museum, The National Museum of Western Art, shops and restaurants.
Akihabara and Ginza are also close by.
Amenities include slippers, toiletries, yukata robe, mini fridge, flat-screen TV, hairdryer and desk.
In addition to complimentary high-speed (wired) Internet access, the Hotel offers bike rental for 200Y a day and laundry facilities.
Ueno Touganeya Hotel – from $70
Excellent location on a small street, just an overhead bridge connection away from Ueno station.
Being so close to Ueno Station makes transportation around the city, from Narita airport and to other places in Japan very easy.
Clean and compact rooms, quiet pedestrian-only streets.
Hotel Wing International Ikebukuro – from $90
Cheap Hotel Tokyo – Ikebukuro
Sunroute Takadanobaba Hotel – from $96
Cheap Hotel Tokyo – Shinjuku
Sunroute hotels are a business hotel chain known for clean rooms and excellent service. An Internet connection wire is provided in the room.
You can’t ask for a better location as the hotel is directly opposite the subway station.
The station has the JR Yamanote line and other subway lines.
In spite of the central location, street noise is not a problem.
There’s a huge shopping center around the corner with restaurants, clothing shops, bowling, and many other services.
Cheap Hotels Tokyo Between $100-$200 Per Night
Sunroute Plaza Shinjuku Hotel Tokyo-from $160
Location is perfect – right between Yoyogi station and Shinjuku station, walking distance from all Shinjuku Attractions, Nightlife and excellent department stores. The lobby and rooms are beautifully renovated, so don’t be fooled by the bland exterior.
B Akasaka Hotel Tokyo-from $180
Located in Akasaka, a very central location bordering Ginza’s northwest side. Convenient 10 min walk from all the right places to visit in Japan-Roppongi, Tokyo Tower and the Imperial Palace.