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Sakura Hotel Ikebukuro

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Penang Island, Malaysia
Reviewed 7 September 2014

This is a very good hotel, although is a little bit small, but i know that this is quite a very affordable hotel but the service given by the staff and all hotel amenities and more way than the price!

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サクラホテル池袋, フロント オフィス マネージャー at Sakura Hotel Ikebukuro, responded to this review

Thank you very much for your staying at Sakura Hotel Ikebukuro. We are happy to read that you satisfied your staying. We are looking forward to serve you next time again. Best regards Sakura Hotel Ikebukuro

Kenosha, Wisconsin
Reviewed 16 August 2014

It is hard to find a reasonably priced hotel in the middle of Tokyo that would accommodate 2 adults and 2 kids. We are glad we chose this one. We stayed in the main building and had two different rooms during our stay. The first one had 4 tatami mats and the second one had a bunk bed and a...

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サクラホテル池袋, フロント オフィス マネージャー at Sakura Hotel Ikebukuro, responded to this review

Thank you for your comment. We are happy that you enjoy your stay. As you comment,we located nearby the second biggest terminal Ikebukuro station. You can reach easily whatever you would like to. All of our staffs can speak English and some other languages like Spanish and Chinese and Korean. We can help you anytime you need. Lastly we are...

Bangkok, Thailand
Reviewed 3 August 2014

It is my first time to stay this hotel. I am very much impressive once I sent an email for some information, I have a very quick response and helpful information. Staffs are so nice and can speak English very well. I stayed for 3 nights for sight-seeing in Tokyo. Room is small as the standard in Japan and was...

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サクラホテル池袋, フロント オフィス マネージャー at Sakura Hotel Ikebukuro, responded to this review

Thank you for your comment. We are happy that you enjoy your staying in Japan. As you comment,all of our staffs can speak English. Also we have Spanish,Korean,Chinese,and Portuguese speakers. We can help whatever you need. We have a different size of rooms. If you prefer to stay in bigger room,please let us inform anytime you want. We can suggest...

Geoje, South Korea
Reviewed 31 July 2014

I'm grateful that I've chosen this hotel. It's not that big of a room and it's no smoking hotel. But! ただし❗️ The staff is the best. Please stay here if you want your hotel staff to speak in english. Everyone does. Everyone here understands. They're totally helpful as well. You can consider this your home in japan. Plus, if you...

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サクラホテル池袋, フロント オフィス マネージャー at Sakura Hotel Ikebukuro, responded to this review

Thank you for your comment. We are happy that you enjoy your staying here. As you comment,all of our staff help as your the best experience in Japan. We are looking forward to see you again here. Best regards

Reviewed 10 July 2014 via mobile

Came here for a one week visit and enjoyed staying here. Staff were particularly friendly and eager to help with any inquiries 24/7. They also speak many different languages. The bedroom is cleaned and well maintained by the staff here. Location is conveniently close to Ikebukuro station which has plenty of shops and eateries. Given the relatively budget price we...

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サクラホテル池袋, フロント オフィス マネージャー at Sakura Hotel Ikebukuro, responded to this review

Thank you for your comment. We are happy to read your comment. All of us would like to serve you next time as well. We help your the best experience in Japan. Best regards

Reviewed 10 July 2014 via mobile

I stayed at the Sakura ikebukuro hostel (not the hotel) for 2 nights. It's an easy 5min walk from Ikebukuro train station (I caught a Narita express train directly from narita airport to ikebukuro station (no transfers!!). The dorms have 4 beds, it's small but does have good air con. The bathroom is equipped with body wash. Towels are available...

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サクラホテル池袋, フロント オフィス マネージャー at Sakura Hotel Ikebukuro, responded to this review

Thank you for your comment. We are happy that you enjoyed your stay. We located nearby the second biggest terminal Ikebukuro station. Actually we have 6 beds room and 8 bed room as for dormitory room as well. For breakfast service,it's costs 330 yen.Not 300 yen actually. Thank you for your staying. We are looking forward to serve you again....

San Diego & Tokyo
Reviewed 3 July 2014

Although I once stayed here when it was the Business Hayashi Hotel, this was my first time staying at a Sakura property. They really have the gaijin market locked up and have what most travelers want: decent, clean accommodation and full kitchens available for use (but go out and eat real Japanese food if you can!) at the best prices...

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サクラホテル池袋, フロント オフィス マネージャー at Sakura Hotel Ikebukuro, responded to this review

Thank you for your comment. As you comment,we do not have a locker for dormitory users. However we can keep any of customer's items at our office anytime you want. We will note your comment as we will update our information sheet. Lastly,Thank you very much for your staying and comment. We are looking forward to see you next time.

Zurich, Switzerland
Reviewed 24 June 2014

My wife and I stayed here for four nights during our travels throughout Japan. Besides the great price and location, this hotel is somewhat of a cultural hub, offering an experience to encounter all sorts of different people visiting from across the globe. The rooms themselves were accommodating, situated with a comfortable bed which was much appreciated after all the...

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London, United Kingdom
Reviewed 14 June 2014

Stayed here with my family for 10 nights, really please at how convenient the location was, room is fairy spacious, quite basic but excellent value for money. I suppose it's on a similar level to that of a premier inn or travelodge. We were concerned about the safety or noise problems as it is such a vibrant part of the...

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New York City, New York
Reviewed 10 June 2014

On a pleasant, quiet street, but right in the middle of one of Tokyo's major shopping districts. Easy walking to a main subway station. The room was fine for 2 people -- not huge, but there's enough room to move around. The beds are comfortable, the tub & shower have lots of hot water around the clock and there's even...

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Ikebukuro
Ikebukuro is an area of massive development. Several thousand tenants occupy two giant department stores and shopping malls, where all sorts of shopping and gourmet foods can be enjoyed. The 60-story building at the east entrance of the station, Sunshine City, is a landmark within Ikebukuro and features an aquarium, planetarium, theme park as well as an observation platform. The popular name for the western side of this area is "Otome Road" (Maiden Road) and there are many shops selling products related to anime with a female theme. It has rapidly become the worldwide headquarters for ‘otaku’ or geek culture.
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Additional Information about Sakura Hotel Ikebukuro

Address: 2-40-7 Ikebukuro, Toshima 171-0014, Tokyo Prefecture
Region: Japan > Kanto > Tokyo Prefecture > Tokyo > Toshima > Ikebukuro
Price Range: $38 - $163 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3 star — Sakura Hotel Ikebukuro 3*
Number of rooms: 103
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“Book a double room over a semi double”
zanarkandangel, 23 Apr 2017 | Read review
“Don't go here”
  • Damp shakey beds
  • Always damp bathroom
  • Emergency
leahh608, 17 Apr 2017 | Read review
“Even you get a room with a view, it's just a road view. So doesn't really matter”
TimOey, 14 Jan 2017 | Read review
“Note that bunkrooms and dorms share bathroom facilities. Standard rooms have their own.”
ianhall53, 14 Jan 2017 | Read review
“Book a double room with an ensuite”
Rachmc73, 2 Jan 2017 | Read review
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