Sutton Place Hotel Ueno is a comfortable business hotel in Ueno which is super convenient for JR Ueno Station. This hotel’s facilities and services include a free breakfast, an on-site self-service laundry, drinks vending machines, and free-use computers in the lobby. The hotel’s location allows easy access to local shopping and sightseeing attractions such as Ameyoko street market, Ueno Park, and Ueno Zoo. This is an affordable hotel and ideal for a short stay in Tokyo.
Sutton Place Hotel Ueno has 50 guest rooms which come with single, double, or twin beds. All beds come with a duvet style bed cover and a down quilt. Both smoking and non-smoking rooms are available but are located on different floors.
Each room has an air-conditioner, a refrigerator, a writing desk, a high-speed internet connection, a TV with satellite channels, a hair dryer, slippers, and a safety box.
Each room has a private bathroom with a deluxe Jaxon bathtub, shower, and toilet with bidet function. Complimentary amenities include a bathrobe, a face towel, bath towel, wash towel, shampoo, conditioner, body soap, toothbrushes, and razors. Extra amenities such as hair clips, cotton buds, hairbrushes, soap, facial cleanser, and shower caps can be obtained from the front desk.
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Breakfast & Dining
A free breakfast of bread, coffee and juice is offered in the 3rd floor lobby every morning from 6.30 to 9.30. Guests can collect their breakfast items from the lobby and then take them back to their room.
For other meals there are many cafes, bars, and restaurants in the area around the hotel which include casual izakaya-style taverns, Japanese restaurants specializing in yakitori grilled chicken or braised eel, as well as Chinese and Italian restaurants. There is also a 24-hour Lawson convenience store which is just two minutes’ walk from the hotel. Here you can buy cheap snacks, drinks, and basic groceries.
Other Services and Facilities
The reception desk and lobby are located on the 3rd floor. Check-in time is from 15.00, check-out time is by 12.00. Luggage can be stored at reception before checking in and after checking out. Paid services available at reception include photocopying, an express mail service, and a laundry service. Staff at reception will be happy to book a taxi for you, and can also arrange for in-room massages (for a fee).
Trouser presses are available to borrow.
There are two computers with internet connections in the 3rd floor lobby which can be used free of charge.
On the 2nd floor there are vending machines for soft drinks and alcoholic beverages, a free tea dispenser, and an ice-making machine.
Also on the 2nd floor is a self-service laundry corner with coin-operated washing machines and dryers.
Free Wi-Fi internet access is available throughout the building.
Sutton Place Hotel Ueno is a 2 minute walk from the Iriya Exit of JR Ueno Station, 8 minutes’ walk from Keisei Ueno Station, and 4 minutes from Ueno Subway Station on the Tokyo Metro Ginza and Hibiya lines. Here is a map showing the hotel’s location.
Article and original photos by Michael Lambe. All rights reserved.