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Hotel Kaminarimon

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11/06/2017 12/06/2017
1 room 2 adults 0 children
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Jakarta, Indonesia
Reviewed 25 March 2017

My friend and I stayed in the Ryokan style hotel. It's pretty basic ryokan style but it is clean,quiet and comfy. The hotel is situated in the heart of Asakusa and close to the Asakusa station. With the hotel's location and price, I found the room's size is sufficient (there were 2 adults and one child). The staff were nice,...

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ホテル雷門, マネージャー at Hotel Kaminarimon, responded to this review

This is Hotel Kaminarimon from Asakusa, Tokyo. Thank you for staying with us and your review. We are glad to hear that you liked our service. We wish you will choose us if you have a chance to come to Tokyo again. Thank you very much.

Bali
Reviewed 19 March 2017 via mobile

My friends and I stayed for three days two nights in Hotel Kaminarimon. It is Japanese style hotel with modern touch. The location is perfect, next to Kaminarimon Gate with its famous Sensou-ji and Nakamise Street where you can find Japanese souvenirs and many kind of Japanese sweets. Asakusa Tourist Center is just one minute away, as well as Asakusa...

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ホテル雷門, マネージャー at Hotel Kaminarimon, responded to this review

Dear Sir/Madam. DeanBali Hello, this is Hotel Kaminarimon from Tokyo, Japan. Thank you for your kind review. We are glad that you like our hotel and got to enjoy your trip. We apologize for the inconvenience about not serving any meal at our hotel. Because Asakusa is a traditional Japanese city and is famous for many delicious dishes, we want...

Saskatoon, Canada
Reviewed 17 February 2017

Right besides 'Kaminari-Mon' in Asakusa few minutes from subway station (Ginza line), many restaurants and attractions right outside of the door. The room (Japanese style) was a little worn-out but clean and Futon was very warm and comfortable. Amazingly quiet inside of your room at night. In-room amenities include: Yukata, Tea set, tooth brush, soap and shampoo, towels, hairdryer and...

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ホテル雷門, マネージャー at Hotel Kaminarimon, responded to this review

Thank you for staying with us and your review. We are happy to hear that we could be good services for you. We prepare a razor, cottons and hair brush in all the guest rooms, too. We wish we can be your service again if you have a chance to visit Asakusa in the future. Thank you very much.

Reviewed 17 October 2016 via mobile

Centrally located and reasonably priced the staff is very friendly and it is very clean. There are two great running trails along the water. Certain rooms may be a bit noisy during the day due to the neighborhood but it quiets down at night

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Dear Sir/Madam. mark F, Hello, this is Hotel Kaminarimon from Tokyo, Japan. Thank you for your review. We are glad that you liked our hotel. Our hotel is located just by Kaminarimon-gate where a lot of people come, so this area is always busy and noisy during the day. We would appreciate guests' understanding. Thank you for staying with us,...

Braunschweig, Germany
Reviewed 16 May 2016 via mobile

So the place is easy to find and in a perfect location. Room was quiet enough. Shared bathroom was on a different floor but decently clean. Big BUT: mind the curfew: Midnight. If you ask nicely they might wait for you until 1 am but if your not home by that time, you're screwed. Place was decently clean and very...

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ホテル雷門, マネージャー at Hotel Kaminarimon, responded to this review

Dear Sir/Madam Felix8000, Hello, this is Hotel Kaminarimon from Asakusa, Japan. Thank you very much for staying with us, and thank you for taking your time for the review. We are glad that you seem to have liked our hotel. We are sorry for our curfew, but this is for guests' safety. We ask for your kind understanding about it....

Washington DC, District of Columbia
Reviewed 15 May 2016

Wow, they were not kidding when they called themselves Hotel Kaminarimon. It's literally right next to Kaminarimon, like steps away. I wasn't able to visit Senso-ji or browse the shops leading up to it because of time constraints, but if I come back to Asakusa I would definitely stay here again, just because the location is so great. It's a...

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ホテル雷門, マネージャー at Hotel Kaminarimon, responded to this review

Dear Sir/Madam Lai W, Hello, this is Hotel Kaminarimon from Asakusa, Japan. Thank you very much for your review. Our hotel is located just by Kaminarimon Gate, so you are able to find it easily and enjoy Asakusa aimlessly. Our hotel is Japanese style, but we have a western-style room. If you prefer sleeping on bed to with futon, you...

Aarhus, Denmark
Reviewed 28 April 2016

location is perfect close to metro and the tempel. The staff is friendly clean and fun to try the japanese style it is japanese style, so if you Are not up for sleeping that way, then don't stay here. Else do!

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ホテル雷門, マネージャー at Hotel Kaminarimon, responded to this review

Dear sir/madam Heidi S, Hello, this is Hotel Kaminarimon from Asakusa, Japan. Thank you for your review. We are glad that you seemed to like our hotel. We have one western-style room. If you prefer sleeping on bed, you can use it. Thank you very much for staying with us. We look forward to having you again! Best Regards, HOTEL...

Jakarta, Indonesia
Reviewed 10 February 2016 via mobile

Can not beat the location, it is right in the centre of Asakusa Souvenir Shop....just beside the Kaminarimon Gate...the direction for this hotel : just looking for the Kaminarimon Gate, standing under the gate and look to your left and you find the hotel. The MRT station just across the street, the city sightseeing bus stop also just across the...

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ホテル雷門, マネージャー at Hotel Kaminarimon, responded to this review

Dear Airynsh, Hello, this is Hotel Kaminarimon from Asakusa, Japan. Thank you for your review. We are glad to hear that you liked our hotel. We hope you enjoyed your trip in Japan. It was our pleasure to have you stay with us at our hotel. We look forward to seeing you again, and thank you again for staying with...

Singapore, Singapore
Reviewed 19 January 2016

It is a lovely traditional Japanese inn with an excellent location at the Asakusa gate. Very near to the metro.The room is clean and comes with comfortable futons and yukatas. The staff are friendly too and can speak english. For muslim travellers, you can find a halal ramen shop near the temple.

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ホテル雷門, マネージャー at Hotel Kaminarimon, responded to this review

Dear EtonDragon, Hello, this is Hotel Kaminarimon from Asakusa, Japan. Thank you for your review. You can also find a halal restaurant near our hotel. We hope you enjoyed your trip in Japan. It was our pleasure to have you stay with us at our hotel. We look forward to seeing you again, and thank you again for staying with...

Reviewed 20 November 2015

We really enjoyed our time at Hotel Kaminarimon. Perfect location-near sacred temples, shrines, restaurants and two subway lines. The hotel staff were gracious and helpful. The bedrooms were Japanese style and we slept deeply!

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ホテル雷門, マネージャー at Hotel Kaminarimon, responded to this review

Dear Phillip W, Hello, this is Hotel Kaminarimon from Asakusa, Japan. Thank you very much for your review. We are glad to hear that you were able to rest well in our Japanese futon bedding. We hope you were able to experience many Japanese cultures and traditions during your stay. Although Sensoji Temple is the most famous temple in Asakusa,...

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Traces of the history and culture of the Edo (old Tokyo) era remain vividly in Ueno and Asakusa. Spacious Ueno Park is a great place to relax and visit a variety of different museums and galleries. At Ameyoko which starts in front of Ueno station, the grocery stores and clothing shops are crammed alongside fishmongers. It gets particularly busy at the end of the year, when many people go on shopping sprees. The town of Asakusa, developed around Sensoji temple, has many shops selling goods and clothing from old Japan, making it a great place for souvenir hunting. It's also known for various annual festivals, and the whole district gets involved with the huge Sanja Festival in May.
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Address: 1-18-2 Asakusa, Taito 111-0032, Tokyo Prefecture
Region: Japan > Kanto > Tokyo Prefecture > Tokyo > Taito > Ueno, Asakusa
Price Range: €47 - €139 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:2 star — Hotel Kaminarimon 2*
Number of rooms: 22
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“If possible, ask for a room overlooking the Nakamise-dori (east-facing) and the Sky tree. Great also for people-watching!”
greenfen, 13 Oct 2015 | Read review
“even 207 on the street side was not too noisy”
hask74, 9 Jun 2015 | Read review
“Book early and specify En Suite with a View. maybe we got lucky as we only saw one room.”
alanrC8983CC, 25 Apr 2015 | Read review
“Some rooms have a view of the gate. Not that you spend much time looking.”
623tanyaa, 12 Mar 2015 | Read review
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