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Orlando, Florida
Reviewed 26 December 2016

When I first visited Japan, in January 2013, my best friend booked us to stay at this little hostel due it's good reviews and I was so happy with my first stay with its traditional pillows and hard bed. I need a firm place to sleep or I am not comfortable. I know many travellers did not like the beds....

Thank jacy_hulett
Reviewed 13 December 2016

It's my first time to stayed here but I really love this hotel. The staff are so nice. They can speak English and recommend you about sightseeing in Tokyo. Hotel far from Minami-Senju around 700 Metres. Near hotel have local supermarket which will discount food at 8 pm. Room was small but it's fine cause I just need room for...

Thank Darinullah
Metro Manila, Philippines
Reviewed 12 December 2016

Nothing special about this hotel except receptionist speaks English very fluent. Im okay with the room which is so tiny with small fridge. However, the carpet seems to be dirty and the sheets are not new. It looks like it was not change by the housekeeper before I occupied the room. The toilet should be cleaned every four hours. The...

Thank FearlessTraveler1980
Reviewed 17 October 2016 via mobile

Very cozy and comfortable place. Strange pillows but i loved those. Small rooms but clean. Very nice staff. Great small terrace suitable for smokers :) location is not the best but the metro station is near.

2Thank Marijana K
Santa Cruz de Tenerife, Spain
Reviewed 1 October 2016

Palace Japan and other building are simply awesome and different from you have seen in Occident. except for the skyscrapers and the crowed cities full of pollution,. Good city to start your journey around stung Japan, Sayonara baby,

Thank Luis Vidal M
Reviewed 24 August 2016 via mobile

When we arrived at the hotel we got a lovely welcome and was ready for a nice stay. The room was clean and nice looking (room for two). But when we got to sleeping we realised what was ahead... No sleep, only pain. It may look like a bed but it feels like the floor. In the morning our bodies...

1Thank Steffen L
Hong Kong, China
Reviewed 31 July 2016

Fairly close to the subway. A little longer if accessing from the JR lines as the entrance is on the far side. We booked a twin room. This is not a western standard of twin and was in fact bunk beds. When I say bed, I mean a very thin mattress on top of a wooden board. The pillows were...

Thank Andrea M
Bangkok, Thailand
Reviewed 3 May 2016

Very impression this hotel when arrived at Tokyo. I booked private single room on 8th Floor so this is only women. The room is small but enough for 1 person,. toilet and bathroom are very clean. The hotel nears UENO where you can shopping around there. If I go to Tokyo next time. I will stay here again.

Thank PukHeart
Reviewed 1 May 2016

Room is a bit smallish, but that is normal for Tokyo. Bathroom facilities on each floor are large enough, but there is only one women toilet per floor. Plenty for men. Although it is a hostel, it is not necessarily only for young people, families with small children can also be accommodated. Just really watch out for stairs on bunk...

Thank Ivan N
Pasig, Philippines
Reviewed 25 April 2016

Our family of 4 stayed in a dormitory type room. It had 2 comfortable bunk beds, a little ref and a TV which we never even used. We each had a small closet which could fit our cabin-sized luggage. Since the bed is long, I told everyone to prepare the clothes and toiletries needed for the duration of our stay...

1Thank cesbreyn

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Ueno, Asakusa
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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  • Kitchenette
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Brand new Business Hotel. Each room features TV, air conditioner, and wireless LAN. Kitchenette is available on every floor as well as a full kitchen on the ground floor where free coffee and tea are offered. Coin laundry and dryer is also available.No curfew. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Palace Japan

Address: 2-31-6 Kiyokawa, Taito 111-0022, Tokyo Prefecture
Region: Japan > Kanto > Tokyo Prefecture > Tokyo > Taito > Ueno, Asakusa
Price Range: €32 - €78 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3 star — Palace Japan 3*
Number of rooms: 60
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“from hotel you can walk to Sensoji temple around 1.5-2 km.”
 of 5 bubbles Darinullah, 12 Dec 2016 | Read review
“Please be aware that a twin room is bunkbeds and bathrooms are shared.”
 of 5 bubbles 75andream, 31 Jul 2016 | Read review
“8th floor is ladies' only floor.”
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“All rooms are on one side(street view)”
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