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Reviewed 2 days ago NEWvia mobile

The place is a bit hard to find from the Shinjuku Station itself, but manageable with a google map. Upon arrriving you would leave your luggage at the locker area and can proceed to the capsule. Tips: - if you are a solo traveler then this place is perfect for you - backpacks is way convenient if you check-in here...

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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

I have given top star ratings because of this was new to me and was unusual but very interesting. Capsules you sleep in are small yet comfortable and only recommended for sleeping. If you want to sit back and watch a movie (which you use headphones for, it is a complete silence zone) then be sure to experience back pain...

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Manila, Philippines
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

When planning this trip with my son, I figured this would be a perfect time to try out a capsule hotel since we’d be both males and the anything-goes kind of people. Reservation for three nights via online was easy though but after the experience, it might not have even been necessary at all. (More about that later). Upon reaching...

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Castleblayney, Ireland
Reviewed 5 weeks ago

This place ticks ALL the boxes. It gets 10 out of 10 from me for Hospitality--- cleanliness---IMMACULATE--- Location-- beside Train Station and Mc Donalds. The extras which are ALL complimentary, include unlimited tea coffee- minerals, towels, pyjamas and EVERYTHING one would need for showering and shaving. Also has a Hot Spring. For $45 this place is SUPERB.

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Brooklyn, New York
Reviewed 9 December 2016

For around $20USD you get free Wifi (good quality) a clean bed (capsule!) laundry facilities, vending machines, amenities, locker, pajamas, lounges, restaurant. Your only sacrifice is privacy...so (especially the bath situation) is not for everyone. Also having to check in/out each time to leave, reenter the building is a bit annoying but you do get to be in the middle...

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Hong Kong, China
Reviewed 7 November 2016

It is right inside Kabukichō (歌舞伎町). A lot of restaurants and bars. Don Quijote just 驚安の殿堂 just a few step away and they open till super late (my last visit was mid-night). Girls room are on the top level with an extra locking door. It provided not only a capsule bedroom but a about 60cm tall locker and a share...

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Reviewed 4 November 2016

This experience in Japan is a must! But is only confortable for one night. The women section was really clean and confortable, really secure to keep your lugage there but every morning at 10am no matter how many night you will to stay, you must do checkout.

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Reviewed 30 October 2016 via mobile

This was a pleasant stay, it was our first capsule hostel and was quite a surprise. If you are used to showering solo then be prepared! You shower in a large room with 10ish other men, but it doesn't stop there... you need to be seated when showering and the shower head is a hand held job. Apart from the...

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Hastings, United Kingdom
Reviewed 26 October 2016

I stayed at this capsule hotel with my partner for 2 weeks in October 2016. We have stayed in Shinjuku before as it is a great central location with train links in and around Tokyo, and this hotel is about 5-8mins walk from the station. On arrival in Shinjuku, we found the hotel easily with the help of a printed...

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Reviewed 26 October 2016

I checked in last October 17-19. The hotel was great. It is very clean and comfortable to stay. The only problem I had was looking for the location of the hotel. I didnt know that I was standing in front of the hotel already as what my GPS is showing since the signage is written in Japanese. Aside from that,...

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Shinjuku
Shinjuku is the commuting capital of Tokyo, and contains the busiest train station in the world. To the west, there's an office district with the Tokyo Metropolitan Government Office at its center. To the east, there’s a district with long-established department stores, cinemas and theaters. Shinjuku Gyoen is a park originally built as the garden for the Imperial Household. It is quite famous as a venue for cherry-blossom viewing in March and April. In Shinjuku, many restaurants operate all night, and districts such as Omoide Yokocho (Memory Lane) or Shinjuku Golden Machi have back streets filled with tiny restaurants and bars that reflect each owner’s unique taste and style.
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  • Non-Smoking Hotel
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  • Non-Smoking Rooms
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  • Air Conditioning
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  • Self-Serve Laundry

Additional Information about Shinjuku Kuyakushomae Capsule Hotel

Address: 1-2-5 Kabukicho, Shinjuku 160-0021, Tokyo Prefecture
Region: Japan > Kanto > Tokyo Prefecture > Tokyo > Shinjuku > Shinjuku
Price Range: €24 - €72 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:1.5 star — Shinjuku Kuyakushomae Capsule Hotel 1.5*
Number of rooms: 50
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“Ask for a capsule in the lower lever.”
 of 5 bubbles Rick829, 4 Jan 2017 | Read review
“This is a capsule hotel, obviously no views, but you can only admire the cleanliness and the respect shown to everyone who stays here.”
 of 5 bubbles mullyashfox2, 15 Dec 2016 | Read review
“There are 3 other male floors. Only guys have the public bath but not girls. Shoes should be locked at the lobby.”
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  • It's quite big!
 of 5 bubbles bcmag, 7 Nov 2016 | Read review
“Avoid day rooms on the 4th floor”
 of 5 bubbles Santtu_Kahkonen, 4 Sep 2016 | Read review
“Beware the TV channels!”
 of 5 bubbles NickJ39, 16 Aug 2016 | Read review
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