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Popular hostels in Tokyo

Discover well-known properties in Tokyo that are favoured by visitors more than others. There are 9,672 hotels in Tokyo and price data was last updated on 29 May 2024. The average price for a hotel in Tokyo is $44/night.
The following hostels are among the most sought after in the Tokyo area. Users can utilize the filters available to narrow down their search.
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1-23-7, Takasago, Tokyo, Japan
J's Backpackers Tokyo is located in Tokyo and features free Wi-Fi. It also offers a designated smoking area, bicycle rental and a shared kitchen.
Free Wi-Fi
Air conditioning
6.9
Good
217 reviews
Location
11.0 km from city centre
2-1-6 Kaminarimon, Tokyo, Japan
Situated in Taito, Hostel Chapter Two Tokyo is a short walk to several local tourist attractions, including Senso-ji and the Asakusa Shrine. It also offers luggage storage, free Wi-Fi and laundry facilities.
Free Wi-Fi
9.1
Excellent
593 reviews
Location
4.0 km from city centre
3-2-9 Minamisenju, Arakawa, Tokyo, Japan
Situated a short walk from Minami-Senju Railway Station, &And Hostel Minamisenju is an ideal base when visiting Tokyo. It provides complimentary Wi-Fi, a lift and a designated smoking area.
Free Wi-Fi
Air conditioning
7.7
Good
1382 reviews
Location
6.1 km from city centre
15-10 Nakaitabashi, Itabashi-ku, Tokyo, Japan
Tokyo Guest House Itabashi-juku is situated in Tokyo and offers free wireless internet. It also features a terrace, a designated smoking area and luggage storage.
Free Wi-Fi
Air conditioning
8.5
Excellent
848 reviews
Location
10.5 km from city centre
5-3-15 Shinjuku, Tokyo, Japan
UNPLAN Shinjuku is situated in Central Tokyo, just 35 minutes from Haneda Airport. It also offers free Wi-Fi, luggage storage and meeting rooms.
Free Wi-Fi
7.9
Good
3085 reviews
Location
5.4 km from city centre
27-5 1-Chome Kabukicho, Tokyo, Japan
Located in Central Tokyo, this hostel is just a short walk from Shinjuku Golden Gai. It is close to Kabukicho, restaurants and shops.
Free Wi-Fi
7.3
Good
2904 reviews
Location
6.4 km from city centre
2-4-17, Takinogawa, Kita-ku, Tokyo, Japan
Tokyo Guest House Ouji Music Lounge is located in Tokyo and provides guests with free Wi-Fi. It is conveniently positioned for those wishing to sightsee in the area.
Free Wi-Fi
Air conditioning
7.7
Good
1654 reviews
Location
8.3 km from city centre
1-9-5 Hyakunincho, Tokyo, Japan
Located in Central Tokyo, this hostel is within easy walking distance of Kabukicho. Guests can also make use of complimentary wireless internet.
Free Wi-Fi
Air conditioning
8.1
Excellent
43 reviews
Location
6.5 km from city centre

Tips for booking hostels in Tokyo

Gain useful insights and advice for booking the perfect stay in Tokyo. Price data is based on averages over the past 12 months and was last updated on 29 May 2024.
Cheapest month:January
Most expensive month:November
Average price in Tokyo:$44/night
Cheapest price found:$13/night
Cheapest day:Tuesday
Most expensive day:Wednesday
$24 - $76
Average price per night / 3-star hotel. Prices are not fixed and may vary with time.
$27 - $49
Average price per night / 3-star hotel. Prices are not fixed and may vary with time.

Top-rated Tokyo hostels

Browse through properties in Tokyo that have received the highest ratings from guests. There are currently 9,672 properties in Tokyo and data was last updated on 29 May 2024.
According to our users, these are some of the best hostels to stay at in Tokyo. Narrow down your search by reading user reviews and hostel descriptions and amenities.
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5-12-2, Shinjuku-ku, Tokyo, Japan
5.7 km from city centre
Free Wi-Fi
$44
Avg. per night
23-1 Tenjin-Cho, Tokyo, Japan
4.3 km from city centre
Free Wi-Fi
$47
Avg. per night
3-14 Yokoyamacho Nihonbashi, Tokyo, Japan
1.6 km from city centre
Free Wi-Fi
$30
Avg. per night
1-17-9 Higashi-azabu, Minato-ku, Tokyo, Japan
3.7 km from city centre
Free Wi-Fi
Air conditioning
$21
Avg. per night
1-7 Motoyoyogicho, Shibuya, Tokyo, Japan
7.5 km from city centre
Free Wi-Fi
Air conditioning
$65
Avg. per night
2-14-13 Kuramae, Tokyo, Japan
3.3 km from city centre
Free Wi-Fi
Air conditioning
$42
Avg. per night
4-9-10 Aobadai Meguro-ku, Tokyo, Japan
7.8 km from city centre
Free Wi-Fi
$27
Avg. per night
6-9-9 Ueno, Tokyo, Japan
3.2 km from city centre
Free Wi-Fi
Spa
$22
Avg. per night

Cheapest hostels in Tokyo, Japan

Discover affordable stays in Tokyo that provide a quality experience without breaking the bank. Hotels in Tokyo can be found for as low as $15 per night. There is currently one property in Tokyo that can be booked for this price. 1 Night 1980 Hostel Tokyo is one of the hotels that can be booked for the lowest price in Tokyo. Price data was last updated on 29 May 2024
Currently, these are the lowest-priced hostels in Tokyo we've come across for the dates selected. Prices will typically fluctuate depending on the dates selected, star rating of hostel, and hostel location.
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3-10-10 Shitaya, Tokyo, Japan
5.0 km from city centre
Free Wi-Fi
$15
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Ok Building 2f, 4-1-12 Chuo, Tokyo, Japan
9.2 km from city centre
Free Wi-Fi
$16
Avg. per night
Piaresu Building, 1-19-1 Komagome, 5f, Tokyo, Japan
6.2 km from city centre
Free Wi-Fi
Air conditioning
$16
Avg. per night
4-20-4 Higashi Ueno, Tokyo, Japan
3.8 km from city centre
Free Wi-Fi
Air conditioning
$17
Avg. per night
1-3-5 Kitaueno, Tokyo, Japan
4.1 km from city centre
Free Wi-Fi
Air conditioning
$18
Avg. per night
6-9-7 Ueno, Tokyo, Japan
3.2 km from city centre
Free Wi-Fi
$20
Avg. per night

Other accommodations in Tokyo

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Tokyo, Japan
11.0 km from city centre
Air conditioning
$39
Avg. per night
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13.8 km from city centre
Air conditioning
$51
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Tokyo, Japan
10.3 km from city centre
Air conditioning
$74
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1-1-1 Uchisaiwaicho Chiyoda-ku, Tokyo, Japan
1.4 km from city centre
Pool
Free Wi-Fi
$268
Avg. per night
6-6-2, Nishi-Shinjuku, Shinjuku-ku, Tokyo, Japan
7.1 km from city centre
Pool
Free Wi-Fi
$338
Avg. per night
1-23-4 Toranomon, Minato-ku, Tokyo, Japan
2.4 km from city centre
Pool
Free Wi-Fi
$614
Avg. per night

Where to stay in Tokyo

Explore different neighbourhoods and areas within Tokyo to find the perfect location for your stay. Map data was last updated on 29 May 2024.
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Facts about staying in Tokyo

Find useful tips and insights about staying in Tokyo to help you make the most of your experience. FAQs were last updated on 29 May 2024.
  • What is the cost of a hostel in Tokyo?

    $44 per night is how much hostels in Tokyo cost, on average. $13 per night was the lowest price recently found by HotelsCombined users - but anything for $28 per night or less is a good deal. Tokyo hostel prices fluctuate throughout the year, with December being the most expensive month to book, and in May being the cheapest.

  • What’s the best hostel in Tokyo?

    Unplan Kagurazaka is the best Tokyo hostel according to HotelsCombined users. Unplan Kagurazaka has a rating of 8.3/10 from 1,106 reviews.

  • What hostel is closest to Tokyo Narita Airport?

    The closest Tokyo hostel to Tokyo Narita Airport is Sakura Hostel Asakusa, which is 53.6 km away.

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

    almond hostel & cafe Shibuya is the most popular hostel in Tokyo that’s close to Yoyogi Koen (the city’s most popular landmark). There are 0.7 km from almond hostel & cafe Shibuya to Yoyogi Koen. While there may be other hostels near Yoyogi Koen, almond hostel & cafe Shibuya is highly rated (7.7/10) by 1,186 users.

  • Should I stay in a Tokyo hostel?

    Staying at a hostel is beneficial if you’re looking to travel to Tokyo on a budget. Spending less on accommodations means you can spend more on activities, food, and souvenirs. You may find that some hostels in Tokyo offer amenities similar to those that hotels provide, such as continental breakfasts, 24/7 check-in, an on-site bar, and free Wi-Fi - so there’s often no need to forego any travel comforts.

  • Does Tokyo have hostels with “Linens” listed as an amenity?

    Yes, there are hostels in Tokyo with “Linens” as a listed amenity. According to our data, 19 hostels have the “Linens” amenity in the Tokyo area. Imano Tokyo Ginza Hostel is a popular hostel among HotelsCombined users who are looking for this particular feature.

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