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Hotel & Hostel On The Marks Tokyo Kawasaki
Hotel & Hostel On The Marks Tokyo Kawasaki
8.5 Excellent
17-1 Ogawamachi, Kawasaki-ku, Kawasaki, Japan
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0.5 km from city centre, Kawasaki, Japan 
ExcellentBased on 15 reviews
8.5

Hotel & Hostel On The Marks Tokyo Kawasaki is a comfortable setting when visiting Kawasaki and is close to everything the area has to offer. It also provides luggage storage, a 24-hour reception and a concierge.

Playsis East Tokyo
Playsis East Tokyo
8.5 Excellent
2-11-1 Azumabashi, Tokyo, Japan
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4.4 km from city centre, Tokyo, Japan 
ExcellentBased on 649 reviews
8.5

Located within a 10-minute walk of Tokyo Skytree Railway Station, the hostel is a convenient base while in Tokyo. Guests can also enjoy free wireless internet.

East57 Asakusabashi - Hostel
East57 Asakusabashi - Hostel
8.2 Excellent
1-15-5, Yanagi-Bashi, Taito-ku, Tokyo, Japan
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2.4 km from city centre, Tokyo, Japan 
ExcellentBased on 17 reviews
8.2

Situated in Taito, Hostel East57 Asakusabashi is within an easy walk of Ryogoku and Ekoin Temple. It also offers free wireless internet.

Imano Tokyo Ginza Hostel
Imano Tokyo Ginza Hostel
8.7 Excellent
1-5-10 Shintomi, Chuo, Tokyo, Japan
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1.1 km from city centre, Tokyo, Japan 
ExcellentBased on 1,809 reviews
8.7

Imano Tokyo Ginza Hostel is situated in Tokyo and offers complimentary wireless internet. Only a short stroll from Ginza, it provides comfortable rooms equipped with heating and slippers.

Tokyo Guest House Itabashi-juku
Tokyo Guest House Itabashi-juku
8.9 Excellent
15-10 Nakaitabashi, Itabashi-ku, Tokyo, Japan
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10.5 km from city centre, Tokyo, Japan 
ExcellentBased on 374 reviews
8.9

Tokyo Guest House Itabashi-juku is located in Tokyo and offers free Wi-Fi. It also features a terrace, a designated smoking area and luggage storage.

Grids Tokyo Nihombashi East Hotel&hostel
Grids Tokyo Nihombashi East Hotel&hostel
8.8 Excellent
4-7 Hisamatsucho Nihonbashi, Tokyo, Japan
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1.7 km from city centre, Tokyo, Japan 
ExcellentBased on 8 reviews
8.8

Less than 20 minutes' walk from Asakusabashi Station, Grids Tokyo Nihombashi East Hotel&Hostel provides guests with a convenient base while in Tokyo. It also offers a coffee bar, free Wi-Fi and a 24-hour reception.

Book And Bed Tokyo Asakusa - Hostel
Book And Bed Tokyo Asakusa - Hostel
8.6 Excellent
2-16-9 6f, Kaminarimon, Taito-ku, Tokyo, Japan
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4.0 km from city centre, Tokyo, Japan 
ExcellentBased on 4 reviews
8.6

Situated just a short walk from Asakusa Station, Book and Bed Tokyo Asakusa provides guests with an ideal base when visiting Tokyo. Guests can also enjoy free internet throughout the property.

Khaosan Tokyo Origami
Khaosan Tokyo Origami
9.0 Excellent
3-4-12 Taito-ku, Tokyo, Japan
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4.6 km from city centre, Tokyo, Japan 
ExcellentBased on 762 reviews
9.0

Khaosan Tokyo Origami is in Taito and is within a two minute walk to the Asakusa Shrine. It is close to Senso-ji, dining options and shops.

Khaosan Tokyo Samurai
Khaosan Tokyo Samurai
8.6 Excellent
3-16-10, Nishiasakusa, Tokyo, Japan
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4.3 km from city centre, Tokyo, Japan 
ExcellentBased on 1,142 reviews
8.6

Khaosan Tokyo Samurai is set in Taito and is a short walk from Senso-ji, Asakusa and the Asakusa Shrine. It also offers free Wi-Fi.

IMANO TOKYO HOSTEL
IMANO TOKYO HOSTEL
8.3 Excellent
5-12-2, Shinjuku-ku, Tokyo, Japan
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5.7 km from city centre, Tokyo, Japan 
ExcellentBased on 1,624 reviews
8.3

Situated within walking distance of Shinjuku Train Station, Imano Tokyo Hostel provides guests with a convenient base when in Tokyo. Those staying at the property can also take advantage of free Wi-Fi access during their stay.

Tips for booking a hostel in Tokyo

Cheapest month:August
Most expensive month:July
Average price in Tokyo:$97/night
Absolute cheapest price found:$17/night
Cheapest day:Sunday
Most expensive day:Monday
$39 - $445
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$21 - $141
Average price per night. Prices are not fixed and may vary with time.

Top rated Tokyo hostels

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IMANO TOKYO HOSTEL
IMANO TOKYO HOSTEL
8.3 Excellent
5-12-2, Shinjuku-ku, Tokyo, Japan
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5.7 km from city centre, Tokyo, Japan 

Situated within walking distance of Shinjuku Train Station, Imano Tokyo Hostel provides guests with a convenient base when in Tokyo. Those staying at the property can also take advantage of free Wi-Fi access during their stay.

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obi Hostel
obi Hostel
8.6 Excellent
3-14 Yokoyamacho Nihonbashi, Tokyo, Japan
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1.6 km from city centre, Tokyo, Japan 

A 10-minute walk from Ningyocho Station, Obi Hostel has a accessible setting, making it an ideal base while in Tokyo. Those staying at the property can also take advantage of free Wi-Fi access during their stay.

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Anne Hostel Asakusabashi
Anne Hostel Asakusabashi
8.6 Excellent
2-21-14 Yanagibashi, Tokyo, Japan
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2.7 km from city centre, Tokyo, Japan 

Situated a short stroll from Higashi-nihonbashi Station, Anne Hostel offers guests an ideal base while visiting Tokyo. Guests can also enjoy complimentary internet in all areas.

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Unplan Shinjuku
Unplan Shinjuku
8.9 Excellent
5-3-15 Shinjuku, Tokyo, Japan
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5.4 km from city centre, Tokyo, Japan 

Situated a short walk from Shinjuku Train Station, UNPLAN Shinjuku provides guests with an ideal base while in Tokyo. Guests can also enjoy free internet throughout the property.

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Oak Hostel Cabin
Oak Hostel Cabin
9.9 Excellent
1-16, Nihonbashihakozaki-cho, Tokyo, Japan
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1.6 km from city centre, Tokyo, Japan 

Oak Hostel Cabin is located in Tokyo and provides guests with free Wi-Fi. It is situated a short stroll from the Suiten-gu.

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328 Hostel & Lounge
328 Hostel & Lounge
9.3 Excellent
3-2-8 Haneda Ota-ku, Tokyo, Japan
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15.0 km from city centre, Tokyo, Japan 

328 Hostel & Lounge offers a comfortable setting while in Tokyo. It provides complimentary Wi-Fi, laundry facilities and luggage storage.

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Hotel & Hostel On The Marks Tokyo Kawasaki
Hotel & Hostel On The Marks Tokyo Kawasaki
8.5 Excellent
17-1 Ogawamachi, Kawasaki-ku, Kawasaki, Japan
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0.5 km from city centre, Kawasaki, Japan 

Hotel & Hostel On The Marks Tokyo Kawasaki is a comfortable setting when visiting Kawasaki and is close to everything the area has to offer. It also provides luggage storage, a 24-hour reception and a concierge.

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Oak Hostel Zen
Oak Hostel Zen
8.7 Excellent
3-3-3 Negishi, Tokyo, Japan
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4.6 km from city centre, Tokyo, Japan 

Situated in Taito, Oak Hostel Zen is within walking distance of several local tourist attractions, including Toeizan Kaneiji Endon'in Temple and the Tokyo National Museum. Those staying at the property can also make use of complimentary Wi-Fi.

Cheapest hostels in Tokyo

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Baseinn Komagome Tokyo
Baseinn Komagome Tokyo
6.5 Good
Piaresu Building, 1-19-1 Komagome, 5f, Tokyo, Japan
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6.2 km from city centre, Tokyo, Japan 

Base Inn Komagome Tokyo is located in Tokyo and offers guests free Wi-Fi. It provides a lift and luggage storage, and is a brief stroll from Rikugi-en.

$14
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Hostel Waqwaq Tokyo Ueno Asakusa
Hostel Waqwaq Tokyo Ueno Asakusa
7.6 Good
2-20-2, Kitaueno, Taito-ku, Tokyo, Japan
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4.3 km from city centre, Tokyo, Japan 

Situated under a 20-minute walk from Ueno Railway Station, Hostel Waqwaq Tokyo Ueno Asakusa offers guests an ideal base when in Tokyo. Those staying at the property can also enjoy free Wi-Fi throughout their stay.

$15
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Guest House Trace Higashi-Nihonbashi Riverside - Hostel
Guest House Trace Higashi-Nihonbashi Riverside - Hostel
7.3 Good
2-25-4 Higashi-Nihonbashi, Chuo-ku, Tokyo, Japan
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2.2 km from city centre, Tokyo, Japan 

Guest House TRACE is set in Tokyo and is close to local attractions, including Ekoin Temple and Ryogoku. The multiple facilities this traditional guest house offers include laundry facilities, a lift and free Wi-Fi.

$17
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Edo Tokyo Hostel
Edo Tokyo Hostel
7.3 Good
Ok Building 2f, 4-1-12 Chuo, Tokyo, Japan
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9.2 km from city centre, Tokyo, Japan 

Edo Tokyo Hostel is situated in Tokyo and is close to the area's popular attractions. It offers complimentary Wi-Fi, bicycle rental and luggage storage.

$17
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Tokyo Guest House Ouji Music Lounge - Hostel
Tokyo Guest House Ouji Music Lounge - Hostel
8.2 Excellent
2-4-17, Takinogawa, Kita-ku, Tokyo, Japan
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8.3 km from city centre, Tokyo, Japan 

Tokyo Guest House Ouji Music Lounge is located in Tokyo and offers free Wi-Fi. It is set amongst a range of dining options and is within a five-minute walk of Oji Station.

$18
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Tokyo Guest House 2020
Tokyo Guest House 2020
8.4 Excellent
2-Chome 33-14 Arakawa-ku Higashiogu, Tokyo, Japan
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6.9 km from city centre, Tokyo, Japan 

Situated a short stroll from Miyanomae Tram Station, Tokyo Guest House 2020 offers guests a convenient base when visiting Tokyo. It also offers free Wi-Fi, a 24-hour reception and a rooftop terrace.

$18
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Little Japan
Little Japan
8.3 Excellent
3-10-8, Asakusabashi, Tokyo, Japan
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2.6 km from city centre, Tokyo, Japan 

Little Japan is located in Tokyo and features complimentary wireless internet. It is also a short car trip from Tokyo Skytree Tower and Ueno Park.

$18
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Tokyo Guest House Itabashi-juku
Tokyo Guest House Itabashi-juku
8.9 Excellent
15-10 Nakaitabashi, Itabashi-ku, Tokyo, Japan
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10.5 km from city centre, Tokyo, Japan 

Tokyo Guest House Itabashi-juku is located in Tokyo and offers free Wi-Fi. It also features a terrace, a designated smoking area and luggage storage.

$19
Avg. per night

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Tokyo hostel FAQs

  • What is the cost of a hostel in Tokyo?

    On average, it’s $97/night for a hostel in Tokyo, though $57/night or less would be considered a good deal. The least expensive hostel our users have found recently was for $17/night in Tokyo. Try to avoid booking your hostel in July (the most expensive month). Booking in November (the cheapest month) could save you money.

  • What’s the best hostel in Tokyo?

    With an average review score of 9.3 (out of 10) from 193 HotelsCombined users, 328 Hostel & Lounge is considered the best Tokyo hostel.

  • What hostel is closest to Tokyo Narita Airport?

    nine hours Narita Airport is 0.9 km away from Tokyo Narita Airport, making it the closest Tokyo hostel to the city’s most popular airport.

  • What is the most popular hostel in Tokyo closest to Ueno Koen?

    The most popular Tokyo hostel near Ueno Koen is Oak Hostel Zen. Oak Hostel Zen has a rating of 8.7/10 from 21 HotelsCombined users and it’s located just 1.0 km from Ueno Koen.

  • Should I stay in a Tokyo hostel?

    Hostels in Tokyo tend to have a more active social scene than hotels, so they’re perfect for outgoing travellers looking to meet other people. Tokyo hostels are, on average, cheaper than other stays in the city due to their dorm-style sleeping quarters. However, this means you can spend your money elsewhere such as on local tours and events.