According to the Gate Hotel, Asakusa is considered to be the crossroad of old Edo and modern Tokyo. As this combination suggests, it provides a more traditional Japanese atmosphere with so many historic sightseeing spots. If you are looking for a hotel in Asakusa, choosing The Gate Hotel Asakusa Kaminarimon by HULIC, one of the best in the area, would make for an excellent stay. It takes pride in its traditional yet modern design with the spirit of Japanese hospitality.
The hotel is always swarmed with many guests thus it is important to choose in advance the room that suits you. There are five room styles to choose from: Modest (Style M), Authentic (Style A), Essential (Style E), Scenic (Style S) and Classy (Style C) and two main suites. All of these are covered with dark wood fittings with soft green and brown carpets which have been designed by Shigeru Uchida. There are a total of 137 guest rooms having the following amenities: shampoo, conditioner, body soap bar (bar or liquid), toothbrush, shower caps, towels, cotton gauze and nightwear. All rooms are aimed to promote a comfortable sleep.
The hotel prides itself on delivering only the best Japanese traditional-style service. It makes sure that the services provided will promote relaxation to the guests as the hotel understands the essence of traveling. To further ensure that hospitality and service of the staff will be welcoming, all members of the hotel were trained in providing Japanese Omotenashi. The hotel management service is friendly enough to help each guest make the stay a memorable one. Some of the hotel service highlights are the following: rooftop terrace, 24-hour restaurant and bar, free internet access, comfortable nightwear and high-quality toiletries.
If you want to try the finest wine and liquors around the world, head to the French bistro-style restaurant and bar. The bar offers a great view of the Tokyo Skytree. You can also see the reflection of water shimmering on the terrace wall which is very relaxing. The design is minimal to enhance closeness and intimacy of the guests. The terrace is sometimes closed due to bad weather or private parties.
The Gate Hotel’s quality of service makes it an ideal destination for luxurious activities. Going around Asakusa is also made easier with skilled staff who have complied an in-house guide for different places of interest.