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  • Excellent52%
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  • Terrible2%
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Reviewed 28 November 2017 via mobile

I’ve been staying at the Kimi since the 1970’s and stayed 14 nights on this occasion. I find it’s perfectly located in Ikebukuro, in a quiet area about an 8 minute walk from the west exit of the station. Actually you can walk left before...More

Thank Sriver
Response from 貴美旅館, フロント オフィス マネージャー at Kimi RyokanResponded 9 December 2017

We are so delighted to read of your experience during your stay. We were so happy that you spent lovely days in Kimi. We do take pride in good service to our guests' need the best way we can. Thank you for taking time to...More

Reviewed 13 November 2017

Close to ikebukuro station and transfer lines. close enough to shibuya but not too crowded. Staff were friendly and accommodating! room was spacious enough and shower amenities were decent. would definitely stay there again.More

Thank stephenie c
Response from 貴美旅館, フロント オフィス マネージャー at Kimi RyokanResponded 16 November 2017

Dear Stephenie, Thank you so much for chosing Kimi ryokan and your lovely comment. We are doing our best to improve room conditions since the whole hotel and guest house are changing very fast. As the fast pace of change, we will meet the guests'...More

Reviewed 6 November 2017 via mobile

Awesome stay in Tokyo! There were three of us (students) staying in the 6 mat room. The room was small (no surprise), but the futons were comfortable (especially after a long flight) and there was plenty of space on the shelves for our bags. Getting...More

Thank Canadian P
Response from 貴美旅館, フロント オフィス マネージャー at Kimi RyokanResponded 10 November 2017

Dear Guest, Thank you so much for your great comment. This comment must be so helpful for mutual guest who are thinking about Kimiryokan. Furthermore you had shown that the Kimiryokan is cost-effective as compared with other Hotel and Ryokan. We are definitely going to...More

Reviewed 5 November 2017 via mobile

I stayed at Kimi three nights last October, and I was very sad to leave this cozy and perfect place. I was on the 5th floor, single room. I had enough space to put my suitcase and move easily, the Futon was so comfortable that...More

Thank fatiha s
Response from 貴美旅館, フロント オフィス マネージャー at Kimi RyokanResponded 7 November 2017

We are so delighted to read of your experience during your stay. We were so happy that you spent lovely days in Kimi. We do take pride in good service to our guests' need the best way we can. Thank you for taking time to...More

Reviewed 26 October 2017 via mobile

Good location and value in Tokyo. Rooms and shared facilities adequate and staff very helpful. Would stay there again. Close to subway in a less glitzy area that is busy at night. Book a larger room if a couple to give you space for bags.More

Thank Anthony M
Response from 貴美旅館, フロント オフィス マネージャー at Kimi RyokanResponded 1 November 2017

Dear guest, Thank you for your stay with us. The room for 6mats is more spacious than 4.5mats. those who have experience with Japanese Inn for thr first time might not know how to use space So we want our guests to ask our staffs...More

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Ikebukuro
Ikebukuro is an area of massive development. Several
thousand tenants occupy two giant department stores
and shopping malls, where all sorts of shopping and
gourmet foods can be enjoyed. The 60-story building at
the east entrance of the station, Sunshine City, is a
landmark within Ikebukuro and features an aquarium,
planetarium, theme park as well as an observation
platform. The popular name for the western side of
...More
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KimOfTheNorth
12 March 2017|
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Response from Gett B | Reviewed this property |
Hi! Yes, there are hair dryers in the sink area. I'd take caution about bringing your own dryer since Japan voltage is 100 volts. :)
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MeiLim0906
9 May 2016|
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Response from Sriver | Reviewed this property |
I have found it very safe. The rooms have locks and the shower rooms have locks. The staff are excellent.
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Jake J
1 December 2015|
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Response from Andrea M | Reviewed this property |
On my floor there were two showers and toilets and I think this was the same for each floor. There is also one Japanese style bath in the building which you need to book. I never had to wait for facilities, the water was... More
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"Get the bigger room ;)"
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"If you like your sleep, consider asking for a room away from the toilets and the laundry area on the 3rd floor"
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"All rooms are good and quiet"
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"Try to be the first to request access to the bath (I believe the first availability is at 4 PM)"
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