Hotel Keihan Asakusa is an affordable business hotel conveniently located close to Asakusa’s main tourist sights, next to TX Asakusa Station, and within walking distance to Asakusa Subway Station and Tobu Asakusa Station. The hotel staff are friendly and helpful and the hotel facilities are ideal for a short stay. This hotel offers reliable service at a good location and it is suitable for both sightseeing and business travelers.
Hotel Keihan Asakusa has 178 guest rooms with a variety of single, semi-double, and twin beds. Rooms are compact, clean and the beds are comfortable.
All rooms are supplied with a small refrigerator, a flat-screen TV, a combined humidifier and air purifier, an electric kettle and tea set, nightwear and slippers, and a hair dryer. Bathrooms are supplied with a full set of towels, shampoo, soap, and conditioner, and other amenities such as toothbrushes and toothpaste, a hair brush, and a razor. Both smoking and non-smoking rooms are available. All rooms have free wired and wireless internet access.
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Breakfast & Dining
A buffet style breakfast is served in the 2nd floor restaurant every day from 7.00 to 10.00 with last entry at 9.45. The buffet includes a rich variety of Western and Japanese style breakfast foods, with plenty of fresh fruit and vegetables, salads, sausage and eggs, cinnamon rolls, rice, miso soup, traditional pickles, coffee, tea, and juices. Breakfast is 1,300 yen per person.
For other meals there are plenty of dining options in the surrounding area that will suit any taste or budget, including sushi, yakiniku barbecue, and Italian style pizza.
Other Facilities & Services
The reception desk is on the 2nd floor. The staff here can help you with queries about the hotel or the local area. Luggage can be left at reception before checking in or after checking out.
Also on the 2nd floor is an internet corner with computers that guests may use freely, and a soft drinks vending machine. Ice-making making machines are located on the 3rd and 11th floors.
There is a laundry corner on the 2nd floor with washing machines and dryers. The hotel also has a laundry service. If you leave your laundry at reception before 10.00, your clothes will be cleaned and ready by 19.00 the same day.
Lap-top computers can be rented from reception for 1,030 per night. Irons can be borrowed for free.
In-room massages can be booked at reception.
Hotel Keihan Asakusa Location Map
Hotel Keihan Asakusa is a 3 minute walk from Hanayashiki Amusement Park, and a 5 minute walk from Sensoji Temple. The hotel is very convenient for TX Asakusa Station which is just a 3 minute walk away, and the Tobu, Toei, and Tokyo Metro Asakusa Stations are all around 12 minutes’ walk away.
Article and original photos by Michael Lambe. All rights reserved.