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Sakura Hostel Asakusa

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2-24-2 Asakusa, Asakusa, Taito 111-0032 Tokyo Prefecture
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What you can expect during your stay
  • Face masks required for staff in public areas
  • Floors marked for social distancing
  • Hand sanitiser available to guests & staff
  • Regularly sanitised high-traffic areas
  • Staff required to regularly wash hands
  • Daily temperature and symptom checks for staff
Updated 29/07/20 Safety precautions are provided by the property and are not checked by Tripadvisor for accuracy.
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Updated 29/07/20 Safety precautions are provided by the property and are not checked by Tripadvisor for accuracy.

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#1 of 35 Speciality lodging in Asakusa
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Sakura Hostel Asakusa is ideal for backpackers, and people lovers, offering a budget friendly environment and cultural events and tons of opportunities to meet people during your stay. 24-hour Reception and Tourist Information Desk English speaking staff are on duty 24 hours a day to help you. Fully equipped shared kitchen 24 hours available. Given the close proximity of popular landmarks, such as Sensouji (Oldest Temple in Tokyo) , Sky Tree (Tallest Tower in the world ) and Ueno, guests of Sakura Hostel Asakusa can easily experience some of Tokyo's most well known attractions. We also host many kinds of cultural workshops, cooking parties,local tours and language exchanges. Visit us and do not forget to join our activities during your stay! At Sakura Hostel, we have countless numbers of customers staying with us for school trips, sports events, educational trips, business gatherings and so much more! Please contact us for your group inquiry. We have the ability to arrange several types of accommodation to fit your needs and the number of people in your party.
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Property amenities
Paid private parking on-site
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Coffee shop
Board games / puzzles
Video game console
Kids stay free
Children's playground
Taxi service
Secured parking
Wifi
Breakfast available
Complimentary instant cofffee
Happy hour
Outdoor dining area
Vending machine
Indoor play area for children
24-hour security
Baggage storage
Currency exchange
Gift shop
Non-smoking hotel
Outdoor furniture
Shared bathroom
Shared kitchen
Shared lounge / TV area
Shops
Sun terrace
Umbrella
24-hour front desk
Clothes dryer
Self-serve laundry
Washing machine
Ironing service
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Room features
Air conditioning
Safe
Kitchenette
Stovetop
Electric kettle
Radio
Walk-in shower
Complimentary toiletries
Kitchenware
Hair dryer
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City view
Landmark view
Non-smoking rooms
Family rooms
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Nahuel A wrote a review Oct 2020
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I spent a few nights here, and they welcomed me like a family already!! all the staff is always for you and the people here is very friendly and open-minded. There is a lot of events and it’s very well located. Super recommend it!!
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Date of stay: October 2020Trip type: Travelled with friends
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roj34 wrote a review Oct 2020
Tokyo, Japan15 contributions2 helpful votes
I love this place, the vibe is so cool which makes a change from the rest of the places in Tokyo. Everyone is super friendly, Peter is the manager and the best host for events, the Christmas party was wonderful, lots of guests dressed up in Santa costumes and really delicious food. All the staff are super fun and friendly. It's really the perfect hostel in the best location for tourist sightseeing places. Will definitely come back ! Thank you
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Date of stay: December 2019
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Shabnam wrote a review Sep 2020
Tehran, Iran3 contributions1 helpful vote
If you are a newbie westerner in Japan (tourist or just started working), I really recommend to stay your first days/months in Sakura hostel. They provide many cultural events and meetups which helped me to immerse into Japaneese culture. They are the best boost for the first days of your trip. During my 6-month stay in Japan, I lived in Shinjuku and also in Sakura Asakusa hostel. I liked Asakusa hostel's location more because it has a traditional vibe which I enjoyed. The best option for me was the fact that I could work remotely in the lobby and have my online meetings with access to coffee and tea. Toilets and bath are super clean. Our room's view was outstanding with a balcony. It was so nice they included breakfast. don't expect a fancy one. But we bought our own cereal or honey to complement it. Then you can say their breakfast is a time saver. I recommend staying at Sakura Hostel and I actually plan to go back there in the next year.
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Date of stay: September 2020Trip type: Travelled as a couple
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Response from WEB Sakura Hotel, オーナー at Sakura Hostel Asakusa
Responded 24 Sep 2020
Hi Shabnam This is Peter, the manager of the hostel ! Thank you for your stay and the warm comments. We are happy to hear that you enjoyed your stay at our hostel. We work really hard to offer the best service & food in the best possible environment; therefore, I am happy to see that reflected during your last visit. I will make sure that our team to check on your review. They will be really happy to see your review. We also host many kinds of cultural workshops, local tours and also language exchanges. Visit us next time and do not forget to join our activities during your stay! Please come stay with us next time when you visit Tokyo again. Best Regards.
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TiagoPadovan wrote a review Sep 2020
Shibuya, Japan3 contributions7 helpful votes
I am really glad to have stayed at Sakura Hostel. I had an amazing time. The staff is always friendly and they’ll let you know if there’s any event happening at the hostel during your stay. They often have activities related to foreign countries such as food and dance parties. The facilities are great, they have kitchen, good internet, clean accommodations, etc. I recommend anyone to stay at Sakura Hostel!
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Date of stay: August 2020Trip type: Travelled solo
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Response from WEB Sakura Hotel, オーナー at Sakura Hostel Asakusa
Responded 24 Sep 2020
Dear Tiago Padovan This is Peter, the manager of the hostel. Thank you for your stay and the warm comments. We are happy to hear that you enjoyed your stay at our hostel, and as you mentioned the our Yomoda Kitchen, let me inform you that we host One Coin Cooking event every Friday night ! Make sure to come join us again ! We work really hard to offer the best service & food in the best possible environment; therefore, I am happy to see that reflected during your last visit. I will make sure that our team to check on your review. They will be really happy to see your review. We also host many kinds of cultural workshops, local tours and also language exchanges. Visit us next time and do not forget to join our activities during your stay! Please come stay with us next time when you visit Tokyo again. Best Regards.
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Arthur R wrote a review Sep 2020
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Probably the most upbeat, genki, hostel ive ever stayed in Japan. They have so many events where you can meet many people and you can even practice languages! I was able to hear Japanese, Portuguese, Spanish, English, Chinese, and some Italian! If anyone is looking for a place to stay with loveable staff like Peter, and Hiroko, then this is the hostel for you. I wouldn't hesitate to recommend this place to anyone! It's in the heart of Asakusa where you can easily travel to all of the historic sites in the area and plenty of restaurants. Whenever I'm in Tokyo, I always think of Sakura Asakusa.
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Date of stay: August 2020
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USD 37 - USD 127 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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LOCATION
JapanKantoTokyo PrefectureTokyoTaitoAsakusaUeno / Asakusa / Ryogoku / Adachi / Ueno, Asakusa
NUMBER OF ROOMS
29
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Frequently Asked Questions about Sakura Hostel Asakusa
Which popular attractions are close to Sakura Hostel Asakusa?
Nearby attractions include Asakusa (0.4 km), Mokuhankan (0.3 km), and Senso-ji Temple (0.2 km).
What are some of the property amenities at Sakura Hostel Asakusa?
Some of the more popular amenities offered include free wifi, self serve laundry, and facilities for disabled guests.
Which room amenities are available at Sakura Hostel Asakusa?
Top room amenities include a kitchenette, air conditioning, and a view of a nearby landmark.
What food & drink options are available at Sakura Hostel Asakusa?
Guests can enjoy breakfast, free instant coffee, and an outdoor dining area during their stay.
Is parking available at Sakura Hostel Asakusa?
Yes, paid private parking on-site, paid private parking nearby, and secured parking are available to guests.
What are some restaurants close to Sakura Hostel Asakusa?
Conveniently located restaurants include Ninja Cafe&Bar Asakusa, Kikko, and Fukushige Horumon Osaka-shinmachi Branch.
Is Sakura Hostel Asakusa located near the city centre?
Yes, it is 0.6 km away from the centre of Asakusa.
Are any cleaning services offered at Sakura Hostel Asakusa?
Yes, self serve laundry and a clothes dryer are offered to guests.
Which languages are spoken by the staff at Sakura Hostel Asakusa?
The staff speaks multiple languages, including English, Spanish, Chinese, Japanese, and Thai.
Are there any historical sites close to Sakura Hostel Asakusa?
Many travellers enjoy visiting Hozomon (0.3 km), Tokyo Central Railway Station (4.6 km), and Nezu Shrine (3.1 km).
Does Sakura Hostel Asakusa have any great views?
Yes, guests often enjoy the city view available here.