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Nine Hours’ First Capsule Hotel Has Opened in Tokyo!

Capsule hotels are becoming more and more popular in Japan every year, and it seems like we won’t see the end of them anytime soon. Another capsule hotel has recently been opened by 9 Hours (ナインアワーズ), and this time it is in Tokyo (東京)! The Capsule Hotel Trend View this post on Instagram 「ナインアワーズ赤坂」 用途…

The 3 Best Budget Capsule Hotels in Tokyo’s Most Desirable Areas in 2018

Tokyo is one of the most impressive cities in Japan. The opportunities for entertainment, dining, shopping and nightlife are never-ending. If you’re planning to visit Tokyo, whether for business or sightseeing, there’s nothing better than being close to one of the stations for ease of access around the city. These three capsule hotels promise the…

Looking to Stay in Shinjuku? Check These 3 Affordable Capsule Hotels

Staying at a reasonably priced hotel is one of the best ways to save money on accommodation while traveling in Japan. For a stress-free stay with the necessary facilities, you can stay in a capsule hotel which does away with the services provided by a conventional hotel. This is a very familiar concept to those…

Spend the Night in Akihabara at This Capsule Hotel for Men!

Traveling to Akihabara this summer? I’m sure you’re pretty much excited to tour the city streets while looking in awe at all the cool specialty shops. It is basically the most popular district for fans of Japanese anime, manga, and games. If you are visiting Akihabara for the first time, there are loads of places…

Grab Your Chance to Discover Japan’s Original Shoebox Apartments!

In the middle of the 20th century, many architects in Japan started experimenting with unique styles of architecture. They tried to create new habitats for the brave new world. In the process, they had to tear the bonds of architectural traditions, which seen as a movement emblematic of Japan’s post-war cultural resurgence. One of the…

Spa Safro: A Comfortable Capsule Hotel and Onsen in Sapporo’s Susukino District!

Capsule hotels are a uniquely Japanese accommodation that everyone visiting Japan should experience at some point. The problem with being female is we, unfortunately, don’t have as many options as most are for men only. Sapporo’s Spa Safro was my choice for my first Capsule Hotel experience and it didn’t disappoint. Checking In As with…

nine hours Narita Capsule Hotel: How to Sleep in Narita Airport

Perhaps there are times when you can not find a hotel, sometimes you have to leave scarily early in the morning and sometimes you’ve been traveling for 24 hours and you do not care what time it is; you just need some sleep! Having flown through Narita International both domestically and internationally I feel confident…

Japanese Accommodation for Budget Travellers

Japan offers an interesting form of accommodation, from cheap guesthouses to first class hotels, with almost everything in between. Although most options are more expensive than what you’d expect to pay in other Asian countries, you can still find some bargains. JNTO offices abroad and TIC offices in Tokyo and Kyoto stock some useful materials…