Super Hotel Asakusa is a bright and modern business hotel with polite, friendly staff which is conveniently located close to local transport and all of Asakusa’s major attractions. This hotel has everything you need for a short stay in Tokyo and the complimentary breakfast in particular makes it excellent value for money. For its reliable service and budget room rates this hotel cannot be beat.
Guest rooms are compact but comfortable and spotlessly clean. Guests have a choice between single, “super”, and connecting rooms but all rooms are fitted with double beds.
All rooms have air conditioning, a refrigerator, a TV with satellite channels and video on demand, a combined air purifier and humidifier, an ionic hair dryer, a desk and chair, an electric kettle and tea and coffee making facilities. All rooms have both wired and wireless internet access. Bathrooms have bathtubs and are supplied with towels and free toiletries such as soap, shampoo, and conditioner.
Guests can choose their own pajamas when they check in and there is also a range of pillow types to choose from. A selection of Aroma Rosa organic cosmetics (gels, lotions, cleansers, bath salts etc.) is available to female guests who can choose up to five items every day.
Fresh towels and bottled water are supplied each day. Guests are asked to leave their rooms between 10.00 and 15.00 each day while the hotel is cleaned. However, if you inform reception in advance that you do not need your room to be cleaned, then you will be able to stay in your room.
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Breakfast & Dining
A free breakfast is included in the cost of your stay and is served every day between 6.30 and 8.30. This is an all-you-can eat buffet which has a good range of both Japanese and western items including scrambled eggs, healthy organic vegetables, yogurt, rice, miso soup, and a variety of freshly baked breads. For other meals you will find plenty of good, reasonably priced restaurants and eateries in the surrounding area.
Services & Facilities
Reception is available from 7.00 to 24.00 each day. Check in time is 15.00, but staff can store your luggage for you if you arrive early. Check out time is 10.00, but this hotel is unusual in that there is no need to check out when you leave.
This hotel has a laundry area with coin operated washers and dryers. Each machine costs 100 yen for a 30 minute cycle. Laundry detergent is supplied for free.
There is an internet corner with computers which guests can freely use.
This hotel also has a limited number of bicycles which can be borrowed free of charge.
Super Hotel Asakusa Location Map
Super Hotel Asakusa is located on the east side of Sensoji Temple and you can walk to the temple in just 3 minutes. Hanayashiki Amusement Park is a 5 minute walk away and you can get to Tokyo Sky Tree in 15 minutes. The Tobu, Toei, and Tokyo Metro Asakusa stations are a 7 minute walk to the south and the TX Asakusa Station is a 10 minute walk to the west.
Article and original photos by Michael Lambe. All rights reserved.