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Jakarta, Indonesia
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

a really good, cheap-priced business hotel. highly recommended if you are traveling alone to Tokyo.. there's a convenience store right next to it, and if you walk for another 1 min, there's another supermarket that opens 24 hours (Seiyu)

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Manchester, United Kingdom
Reviewed 14 October 2016 via mobile

Myself and my boyfriend stayed in this hotel and although the room was extremely small we thought our stay in the hotel was perfect for us. It is located less than a 5 minute walk from the JR Yamanote line - which is the main line to most tourist attractions and nightlife (including Shibuya and Shinjuku). There are also loads...

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スマイルホテル巣鴨, お客様担当マネージャー at Smile Hotel Sugamo, responded to this review
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Carlisle, United Kingdom
Reviewed 2 November 2015 via mobile

A nice quiet hotel in a nice quiet part of Tokyo Prefecture. Sugamo is quite small but has a lot packed in with many places to eat right outside the hotel, including fast food and family diner style restaurants. It is at the top of the JR Yamanote circle line with trains to Ikebukuro and Shinjuku, and Ueno and Tokyo...

3Thank Amy V
Brisbane, Australia
Reviewed 11 August 2015 via mobile

If you are not fussy about accommodation, then you'll be happy with Smile Hotel Sugamo. Have all basic necessities, clean, great location - near train station and various local places to eat are around, also good price deal! It is an old hotel and bed is a bit too hard for me, but who cares after a long fun yet...

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New York City, New York
Reviewed 3 November 2014

Pros: - All amenities as listed including a dusty dehumidifier and a humidifier. - A/C and lights controlled from bed headboard. - Windows work (they open unlike at other hotels I've seen). - Complimentary mineral water daily. Cons: - Shower does not have an adjustable design and powerful as hell - Hairdryer is the exact opposite - so weak it's...

3Thank SynCity2008

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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 this area is "Otome Road" (Maiden Road) and there are many shops selling products related to anime with a female theme. It has rapidly become the worldwide headquarters for ‘otaku’ or geek culture.
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Address: 2-4-7 Sugamo, Toshima 170-0002, Tokyo Prefecture (Formerly Kamogawa Inn Sugamo)
Region: Japan > Kanto > Tokyo Prefecture > Tokyo > Toshima > Ikebukuro
Price Range: €48 - €122 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3 star — Smile Hotel Sugamo 3*
Number of rooms: 126
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