If you looking for a slice of the modern Japan experience, try staying in a capsule hotel! There are increasingly more places offering more than just a bed, with snazzy interiors, amenities and even saunas. Hotels have also branched out from the standard capsule into cabins, berths, and cubes! Check out 8 of the coolest capsule hotels in Japan!
This futuristic capsule hotel chain looks like something out of a dystopian world. There is a branch at Narita Airport and one in Kyoto, which has won awards and features a range of original amenities with sound sleep capsule units.
A popular hotel chain which features unique rooms designed like a plane’s first class cabin. All cabins are equipped with a TV, Wi-Fi connection, and amenities. There are branches throughout Japan.
Just a minute on foot from the Higashi-ginza Station, this hotel offers convenient access to the Haneda and Narita airports. Guests here can experience Japan’s culture to the full as Ueno, Asakusa and Ryogoku are easily reachable. Enjoy a pleasant stay at this modern capsule-type hotel!
MyCube by MyStays Asakusa Kuramae
True to its name, this modern hotel features stylish, cube-type accommodations. It is a convenient 1-minute walk from Kuramae Station on the Toei Asakusa Line.
Centurion Cabin & Spa Kyoto
Luxury Capsule Hotel Anshin Oyado Shinjuku
“Luxury capsule hotel” is somewhat of an oxymoron, yet this is what Anshin Oyado (which means “rest easy inn” in Japanesse) claims to be! All 256 capsules features Simmons beds, and you can also use the artificial hot spring bath made of maifan stone to your heart’s content. Just 3 minutes on foot from the Shinjuku Station South East Exit, this safe and comfortable lodging offers the soft buffer you may need in your first foray into the world of capsule hotels.
Akihabara Bay Hotel
Opened in May 2016, this capsule hotel is exclusively for female guests, as the soft pink interior would suggest. Easily accessible with just a 4-minute walk from Akihabara Station, it makes an ideal base for business and sightseeing.
Train Hostel Hokutosei
Besides capsules and flight cabins, another concept room is train berths! Simulating the inside of a train, the limited express sleeping car train experience has been recreated with every detail. The interior features actual parts of the sleeping car train as furnishings and decorations.
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