Tokyo Ueno New Izu Hotel is a very economical business hotel in an area convenient for access to public transport and Ueno’s Ameyokocho street market. This hotel has free Wi-Fi, an on-site laundry, immediate access to a 24-hour convenience store, and very friendly and cheerful reception staff. Tokyo Ueno New Izu Hotel is a good option for single business or tourist travelers, families, and couples.
Tokyo Ueno New Izu Hotel has both Western-style and Japanese-style rooms. Both non-smoking and smoking rooms are available. Western-style rooms are all fitted with Simmons beds. In Japanese-style rooms, guests sleep in futons on the tatami mat flooring. These rooms can fit 3 or 6 futons. Western-style rooms come with single, double, twin, or triple beds. There are also family rooms which have two double beds and two sofa beds. The cheapest room available is the single room that has access to a shared bathroom and toilet. Other rooms have their own private en suite bathrooms with a bathtub and shower.
All rooms are supplied with air conditioning, a TV, a telephone, free wired and wireless internet access, an electric kettle, tea making facilities, a refrigerator, a hair dryer, Japanese-style loungewear, and slippers. Bathrooms are supplied with towels, shampoo, conditioner, body soap, and toothbrush sets. Shaving razors, hair brushes, and body sponges can be picked up at reception.
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A Japanese-style set breakfast is available for a surcharge. For other meals there are a number of cafes and restaurants in the area around the hotel which include casual izakaya style eateries, yakitori grilled chicken diners, and Chinese restaurants. There is a 24-hour Lawson convenience store right beside the hotel where guests can easily purchase cheap snacks, drinks, and daily groceries. There is also a drinks vending machine inside the hotel.
Other Services & Facilities
Check-in time is from 15.00 and check-out time is by 11.00. Staff at reception will be glad to keep your luggage before checking in or after checking out.
This hotel has a self-service laundry with coin-operated machines. A single cycle on the washing machine costs 200 yen, a 30 minute spin in the dryer is 100 yen, and detergent can be purchased at the reception desk for 100.
There is a computer in the lobby which guests can use freely to access the internet.
There is also a massage chair in the lobby.
An iron and a trouser press are available to borrow.
In-room massages can be arranged on request.
Tokyo Ueno New Izu Hotel is a 3 minute walk from Ueno Subway Station, 6 minutes from JR Ueno Station, and 8 minutes from Keisei Ueno Station. Here is a map showing its location.
Article and original photos by Michael Lambe. All rights reserved.