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  • Excellent49%
  • Very good29%
  • Average10%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible7%
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Free Wifi
Air Conditioning
Hot Tub
Non-Smoking Rooms
Fitness centre
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Reviewed 1 November 2017 via mobile

I stayed in Homeikan for 5 days with my mum and dad. Two subway stations in walking distance and very central. Nice and calm neighbourhood. We got two rooms and an upgrade after two nights to the more traditional style rooms. Every bedroom has tatami...More

Thank Joost D
Reviewed 9 September 2017

I was a foreign graduate student studying in Tokyo University. I booked this hotel for my family to attend graduation ceremony. It is obvious that this hotel will separate foreigners and Japanese into two types of rooms. Rooms for foreigners are cold, shabby, dirty, while...More

4  Thank Viviansheen
Reviewed 30 July 2017 via mobile

Terrible attitude. Very rude. They speak ill of customers in Japanese. We had a trouble and it was their fault, totally, but they never apologized. It was a nightmare. I also didn't like the dinner they offered. Sashimi tasted like water. It was defrosted like...More

Thank がみちゃん2017
Reviewed 16 January 2017

Spent the night here, after being recommended by a tour website. The building is a designated historic monument, which means that refurbishing and renovating the building is extremely difficult, due to strict building laws. Yes, the floors are creaky, and if you happen to have...More

Thank gudesocks
Reviewed 12 January 2017

Where should I start? We stayed there over the new year. There were pros and cons of this place. But before I start, some photos on this TripAdvisor page here are not main original Homeikan, they are the Homeikan Annex (there are 2 annexes, one...More

Thank KA_LND
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Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Room amenities
Air Conditioning
Refrigerator in room
Things to do
Hot Tub
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Price range
USD 68 - USD 171 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms
Details
Price range
USD 68 - USD 171 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms
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Traveller (107)
Room & Suite (35)
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Nearby
Ochanomizu / Akihabara / Kanda
Ochanomizu boasts its academic foundations starting
with Yushima Seido, the birthplace of modern day
Japanese education. The area has kept its college town
feel with several university campuses. If you head
towards Jinbocho, you'll find musical instrument and
sports equipment shops, and an area of used bookstores
for students and anyone interested in literature and
the arts. Akihabara is well-known for its computer and
...More
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Sev G
12 September 2015|
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Response from theminimalist | Reviewed this property |
You should ask the owner matron. I have a feeling the answer is a short no but I maybe wrong. More importantly though, I'm not sure if their onsen is enough of an experience for you to bother to do so.
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jacktcf
11 November 2014|
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Response from Peter K | Reviewed this property |
The nearest subway station is Hongo Sanchome on the Maranouchi line (the red line). I am sorry I cannot give you a price you will need to either contact the accommodation or look on some booking websites Peter
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"use a japanese surname and pretend that you are a japanese"
Viviansheen
2 million years ago
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"Go for the breakfast for at least one day, just for the experience."
G2971LGsimonm
2 million years ago
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"Not sure how to describe it, but the hotel has a newer, ferro-concrete wing in the back. Same Japanese..."
hashihime
2 million years ago
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"Ask for a room with a balcony on the second floor."
PeterK711
2 million years ago
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