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You Have To Stay At These 10 Awesome Accommodations In Tokyo (Under USD100!)


Amira Rahmat •  Apr 11, 2017


Thinking of travelling to Tokyo but dread spending hours searching for clean, budget accommodations? Look no further! Affordable accommodations do not mean you have to drag your luggage to alleyways at the far corners of the Japanese capital.
Credits: giphy We’ve narrowed down ten accommodations which are not only friendly to your bank account, but also downright trendy and quirky? If you're heading to Tokyo and are on a budget, make sure you don't miss out on these attractions you must visit under 1000 yen! Note: Do note that for any holiday destination, there will be some periods which will affect the hotel rates.
1. Ryokan Katsutaro
Credit: Ryokan Katsutaro - Ueno  on Facebook Ryokan Katsutaro is a friendly hostel with the atmosphere and feel of a real family home. Right at the centre of Tokyo’s friendliest neighbourhoods, this accommodation has bicycle rentals for guests who want to explore Ginza on two wheels!
Credit: Ryokan Katsutaro - Ueno  on Facebook There have also been museums and galleries sprouting in the area. Katsuro is a prime spot for those seeking to delve into Tokyo’s art scene! Afterwards, you can also drop by Ginza shopping street to get some souvenirs for your loved ones and friends back home☺️ Rates: From USD$90 Address: 4-16-8 Ikenohata, Taitou-ku, Ueno, Tokyo, Japan, 110-0008 Website [iframe src="https://www.google.com/maps/embed?pb=!1m14!1m8!1m3!1d12957.35672544242!2d139.7694412!3d35.717876!3m2!1i1024!2i768!4f13.1!3m3!1m2!1s0x0%3A0xd2488b8a68fb2c5e!2sRyokan+Katsutaro+Tokyo!5e0!3m2!1sen!2ssg!4v1490609777703" width="100%" height="300" frameborder="0" style="border:0" allowfullscreen][/iframe]  
2. Hotel Sardonyx Tokyo
Credit: NooNeung Thawornwan on Facebook This hotel is not only located near the city center, it's also near Tokyo metro station! You can just walk to the city's must-see destinations so you can save all your moolahs for food and shopping ?
Credit: Huang Wei Teng on Facebook Free Wi-Fi is available in all rooms - but who needs wifi when you have such a gorgeous view to immerse yourself in, right from your very room? ? At this hotel, Tokyo is at your doorstep! Rates: From USD$84 Address: 1 Chome-13-7 Hatchobori, Chuo, Tokyo 104-0032, Japan Website [iframe src="https://www.google.com/maps/embed?pb=!1m18!1m12!1m3!1d3241.015189511197!2d139.7764500156958!3d35.676627980195335!2m3!1f0!2f0!3f0!3m2!1i1024!2i768!4f13.1!3m3!1m2!1s0x6018895c0ffc0001%3A0x9ae468d91b31c7a0!2sHotel+sardonyx+tokyo!5e0!3m2!1sen!2ssg!4v1491902070887" width="100%" height="450" frameborder="0" style="border:0" allowfullscreen][/iframe]  
3. Khaosan World Asakusa Hostel
Credit: Khaosan Tokyo Located at the heart of Asakusa, this hostel-slash-ryokan is hard to miss. Khaosan World Asakusa Hostel is popular with travellers looking for a unique stay in Tokyo. It is a fusion of old traditional Japanese hospitality with quirky, brightly-coloured rooms!
Credit: Khaosan World Asakusa Hostel on Facebook This bright and modern accommodation will absolutely delight you with its clean design and youthful feel?
Credit: Khaosan World Asakusa Hostel on Facebook And not only that, it is also family and child-friendly! With over 12 branches, this hostel provides games room and live music. Otherwise, you can also retreat to the yoga and prayer room. Rates: From USD$90 Address: 3-15-1 Nishi-Asakusa, Taito-Ku, Asakusa, Tokyo, Japan, 111-0035 Website [iframe src="https://www.google.com/maps/embed?pb=!1m14!1m8!1m3!1d12957.890312917261!2d139.7917706!3d35.7145945!3m2!1i1024!2i768!4f13.1!3m3!1m2!1s0x0%3A0x3cb7a832a8eef96d!2sKhaosan+World+Asakusa+RYOKAN+%26+HOSTEL!5e0!3m2!1sen!2ssg!4v1490604831819" width="100%" height="300" frameborder="0" style="border:0" allowfullscreen][/iframe]
4. Andon Ryokan
Credit: @ajisaurus on Instagram Want to stay in a high-end backpacker hostel? Andon Ryokan tops the list. Billing itself as the first designer ryokan, this hostel was designed by a veteran architect that boasts a rooftop terrace, jacuzzi and a chic interior that still retain Japanese features? Fancy having your breakfast on vintage tableware? You know where to stay!
Credit: Andon Ryokan Interesting in-house activities such as tea ceremonies, sushi making, origami folding and flower arranging are organised regularly as well so your time here will surely be well-occupied! [caption id="attachment_20444" align="alignnone" width="900"]
Learning about tea ceremony at the capital of Japan![/caption] Credit: Andon RyokanRates: From USD$71 Address: 2-34-10,Nihondutsumi,Taito-ku, Asakusa, Tokyo, Japan, 111-0021 Website [iframe src="https://www.google.com/maps/embed?pb=!1m18!1m12!1m3!1d3238.915471277891!2d139.79331594995654!3d35.728297334901086!2m3!1f0!2f0!3f0!3m2!1i1024!2i768!4f13.1!3m3!1m2!1s0x60188ef30f3b6aeb%3A0xc0cf099d40a44523!2sAndon+Ryokan!5e0!3m2!1sen!2ssg!4v1490603153345" width="100%" height="300" frameborder="0" style="border:0" allowfullscreen][/iframe]  
5. Book and Bed Tokyo
Credit: @Book and Bed Toyko on Instagram Very often when guests travel, they rarely have time to sit down with a cup of coffee and a good book. A bookstore-themed hotel in Tokyo will ensure that you have time for that! Book and Bed Tokyo is a new boutique hotel which will delight bookworms from all over the world!
Credit: @________m26 on Instagram This accommodation has created a sort of space that makes guests impossible to leave. Bunk beds are separated by shelves with 1,700 books. You can just reach out for a book, from your bed? [caption id="attachment_20459" align="alignnone" width="900"]
How can this not be an Instagram-worthy shot?![/caption] Credit: @Book and Bed Tokyo on Instagram If you get hungry after pouring over your favourite book, fret not as we've got you covered for some of the best Muslim-friendly eateries around Tokyo!Rates: From USD$47 Address: Level 7, Lumiere Build. 1-17-7 Nishi-Ikebukuro, Toshima-ku, Ikebukuro, Tokyo, Japan, 171-0021 Website [iframe src="https://www.google.com/maps/embed?pb=!1m14!1m8!1m3!1d12955.209132675318!2d139.7085388!3d35.7310808!3m2!1i1024!2i768!4f13.1!3m3!1m2!1s0x0%3A0xd02c3f97b194500c!2sBOOK+AND+BED+TOKYO!5e0!3m2!1sen!2ssg!4v1490607565938" width="100%" height="300" frameborder="0" style="border:0" allowfullscreen][/iframe]  
6. Hotel Monterey Ginza
Credit: @______la_vie on Instagram This hotel impresses right from it's gorgeous exterior! It's almost as though you're looking at building in New York ? The humble price tag attached to the room simply adds on to the long list of reasons why you should stay here.
Credit: ホテルモントレ銀座(Hotel Monterey Ginza) on Facebook The spacious hotel room will provide you with enough space to move around. Perfect for a couple, or even a family to stay! Rates: From USD$70 Address: 1 Chome-10-18 Ginza, Chuo, Tokyo 104-0061, Japan Website [iframe src="https://www.google.com/maps/embed?pb=!1m18!1m12!1m3!1d3241.128501530566!2d139.76702891569562!3d35.67383778019617!2m3!1f0!2f0!3f0!3m2!1i1024!2i768!4f13.1!3m3!1m2!1s0x60188be3db8db8d1%3A0xbfc9000f80a39a63!2sHotel+Monterey+Lasoeur+Ginza!5e0!3m2!1sen!2ssg!4v1491903660870" width="100%" height="450" frameborder="0" style="border:0" allowfullscreen][/iframe]  
7. Guest house Shinagawa-shuku
Credit: @zichyi on Instagram Strategically situated near Tokyo’s key transport centre, this hostel is nestled in a neighbourhood with old-school retro vibes, where you can visit temples, ancient shrines and even a shopping street. Tatami mats cover the floors of this unique little hostel! [caption id="attachment_20446" align="alignnone" width="900"]
Complete with tatami mats in the rooms with modern beds.[/caption] Credit: Guest House Shinagawa-shuku on Facebook The traditional Japanese gates and architecture mix well with the hip cafes that are characteristic of modern-day Tokyo.  The incredible blend of new and old atmosphere at the street is definitely a magnet for many travellers. If you stay here during the cherry blossom season, do not miss going on a picturesque cruise along Meguro River as well? Rates: From USD$58 Address: 1-22-16, Kitashinagawa, Shinagawa, Tokyo, Japan, 1400001 Website [iframe src="https://www.google.com/maps/embed?pb=!1m14!1m8!1m3!1d12972.952549532836!2d139.7403849!3d35.6218554!3m2!1i1024!2i768!4f13.1!3m3!1m2!1s0x0%3A0xfc8161adf8c8ecf0!2sGuesthouse+Shinagawa-Shuku!5e0!3m2!1sen!2ssg!4v1490603497497" width="100%" height="300" frameborder="0" style="border:0" allowfullscreen][/iframe]  
8. First Cabin
Credit: @nose1979 on Instagram Imagine a hybrid of an ordinary hostel, with a capsule accommodation? Because of a lack of space in the capital of Japan, this is becoming a growing trend! With rooms that are literally large closets, First Cabin Hostel is for the adventurous ones looking for a fascinating place to stay in Tokyo! There are also a few branches in Tokyo, such as in Akasaka or the electric town of Akihabara!
Credit: @imlolisa on Instagram The capsule hotel’s front desk makes you feel that you are at the posh airport lounge, and the rooms are designed to remind you of first class suites on any airlines. There is also a women-only lounge and women-only cabin floors for female travellers, so female travellers need not worry! P.S. Do take note that children are not allowed to stay in the hostel. Rates: From USD$36 Address: 3-38 Kanda Sakuma-cho, Chiyoda-ku, Akihabara, Tokyo, Japan, 101-0025 Website [iframe src="https://www.google.com/maps/embed?pb=!1m14!1m8!1m3!1d12960.636359707725!2d139.7771489!3d35.6977025!3m2!1i1024!2i768!4f13.1!3m3!1m2!1s0x0%3A0x7a96c9a4a64000c4!2sFirst+Cabin+Akihabara!5e0!3m2!1sen!2ssg!4v1490606529966" width="100%" height="300" frameborder="0" style="border:0" allowfullscreen][/iframe]  
9. Kangaroo Hotel
Credit: Winnie Tam on Facebook In a pricey capital such as Tokyo, value hotel deals can be hard to come by, this budget hotel is a rare! The hotel creates a funky fusion of new and old interiors with its laidback and trendy atmosphere!
Credit: @yumaxxx85 on Instagram The concrete walls set with white furniture at the ground floor will give you that perfect Instagram shot! For an authentic experience here, pick the Japanese-styled rooms where you can have a good snooze on futons and tatami mats. Otherwise, stay in one of their cosy rooms! Rates: From USD$54 Address: 1-21-11,Nihontsutsumi,Taito-ku, Asakusa, Tokyo, Japan, 111-0021 Website [iframe src="https://www.google.com/maps/embed?pb=!1m14!1m8!1m3!1d12955.961798752947!2d139.7998098!3d35.7264534!3m2!1i1024!2i768!4f13.1!3m3!1m2!1s0x0%3A0xacc101da4bad60dc!2sKangaroo+Hotel!5e0!3m2!1sen!2ssg!4v1490669741423" width="100%" height="300" frameborder="0" style="border:0" allowfullscreen][/iframe]  
10. Keikyu Ex Inn Hotel Tokyo Shinagawa
Credit: @yuri.c.a on Instagram This hotel might look like an office building from the outside, but do not be deceived by it's simple exterior!
Credit: @k.lyichunlin on Instagram It boasts an impressive view of Tokyo, and the rooms are spacious! Budget travellers don't have to compromise on luxury in this hotel☺️ Rates: From USD$95 Address: 3-13-3 Takanawa, Minato-ku, Shinagawa, Tokyo, Japan, 108-0074 Have we convinced you that enjoying a comfortable stay in Tokyo need not be expensive when there's so many budget-friendly accommodations? So what are you waiting for? It's time to book a trip to the capital of Japan now! [iframe seamless="seamless" style="border: none; overflow: hidden;" height="450" width="100%" scrolling="no" src="https://pollbuzz.co/frame/1306?type=poll"][/iframe]