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Top Tokyo Historic Hotels

Imperial Hotel
5 out of 5
1-1-1 Uchisaiwaicho Chiyoda-ku, Tokyo, Tokyo-to
The price is ¥30,000 per night from Sep 25 to Sep 26
4.7/5Exceptional! (969 reviews)

"Rooms for what you paid a bit small No lounge area"…"

Reviewed on Feb 21, 2020

Imperial Hotel
The Gate Hotel Asakusa Kaminarimon by Hulic
3.5 out of 5
2-16-11 Kaminarimon, Taito-ku, Tokyo, Tokyo-to
The price is ¥8,400 per night from Sep 25 to Sep 26
4.6/5Wonderful! (998 reviews)

"Very nice. Great location. Great view of the sky tree. Ideal for vacationers."…"

Reviewed on Mar 9, 2020

The Gate Hotel Asakusa Kaminarimon by Hulic
Hotel Niwa Tokyo
4 out of 5
1-1-16 Kandamisaki-cho, Chiyoda-ku, Tokyo, Tokyo
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The price is ¥11,570 per night from Sep 25 to Sep 26
4.6/5Wonderful! (1,460 reviews)

"Excellent hotel. Great breakfast. Great staff."…"

Reviewed on Jul 27, 2020

Hotel Niwa Tokyo

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Hilltop Hotel
3.5 out of 5
1-1 Surugadai Kanda Chiyoda-ku, Tokyo, Tokyo-to
The price is ¥23,554 per night from Sep 29 to Sep 30
4.5/5Wonderful! (57 reviews)

"Everything I go there 2 orv3,times a year and it’s all perfect. Due to bad weather I ate at one of there excellent restaurant often and they were all superb. The staff really look after your needs without a lot of fuss."…"

Reviewed on Mar 10, 2019

Hilltop Hotel
Khaosan Tokyo Kabuki - Hostel
2 out of 5
1-17-2 Asakusa, Taito-Ku, Tokyo, Tokyo-to
The price is ¥2,314 per night from Sep 28 to Sep 29
4.4/5Wonderful! (143 reviews)

"Staff was wonderful, room was decent size for Japan but bed was really stiff .If you don’t like stiff bed it could be and issue . We had private bathroom shower was week but did it’s job.If it was not for staff and location I would give it a lower rating.The staff elevate this place ."…"

Reviewed on Apr 18, 2019

Khaosan Tokyo Kabuki - Hostel
SPACE HOSTEL TOKYO
2 out of 5
2-26-11 Kitaueno, Taito-ku, Tokyo, Tokyo-to
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4.4/5Wonderful! (112 reviews)

"Friendly staff, very helpful. The staff spoke very good english. Very clean rooms, shower rooms and public areas of the hotel. Fully functioning kitchen, great for travelling on a budget. About a 10 minute walk to the train station, 10 in the other direction for the main asakusa shopping district. ..."…"

Reviewed on Sep 17, 2019

SPACE HOSTEL TOKYO
Hotel Forest Hongo
3 out of 5
6-16-4 Hongo Bunkyo-ku, Tokyo, Tokyo-to
The price is ¥9,656 per night from Oct 17 to Oct 18
4.4/5Excellent! (200 reviews)
Would stay here again

"Very convenient for a visit to Univ Tokyo medical school. Easy metro access and staff at check in, check out and when picking up my bags were all extremely helpful. All spoke excellent English too, making the stay very comfortable. Breakfast was fine."…"

Reviewed on Sep 27, 2019

Hotel Forest Hongo
Tokyu Stay Suidobashi
3 out of 5
1-1-12 Kanadamisaki-cho, Chiyoda-ku, Tokyo, Tokyo
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The price is ¥8,636 per night from Oct 25 to Oct 26
4.4/5Excellent! (547 reviews)
Comfortable!

"It is a typical Japanese hotel. Very small. But it has a washing machine, bath and shower. The location is great! Really close to the Tokyo Dome hotel where my business meetings were conducted."…"

Reviewed on Feb 17, 2020

Tokyu Stay Suidobashi
Tokyo Ueno Touganeya Hotel
3 out of 5
3-17-5 Higashi-ueno, Taitou-ku, Tokyo, Tokyo-to
The price is ¥5,455 per night from Sep 26 to Sep 27
4.3/5Excellent! (610 reviews)

"Very close to JR Ueno station. Check In was very efficient!"…"

Reviewed on Jan 16, 2020

Tokyo Ueno Touganeya Hotel
Khaosan Tokyo Samurai
2 out of 5
3-16-10, NishiAsakusa, Taito-ku, Tokyo, Tokyo-to
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The price is ¥2,727 per night from Sep 26 to Sep 27
4.3/5Excellent! (181 reviews)

"Good amenities and a comfortable bed! A great lounge on the 5th floor with games and a kitchen. The beds are noisy when you move around making it hard to do anything without disturbing someone."…"

Reviewed on Feb 18, 2020

Khaosan Tokyo Samurai
APA Hotel Kanda-Jimbocho-Ekihigashi
3 out of 5
3-1-22 Kanda Ogawamachi, Chiyoda-ku, Tokyo, Tokyo-to
Free CancellationReserve now, pay when you stay
The price is ¥4,215 per night from Oct 1 to Oct 2
4.1/5Very Good! (975 reviews)

"Always a great stay at an apa hotel. The breafast quality option can vary from hotel to hotel would be my only caution."…"

Reviewed on Jan 8, 2020

APA Hotel Kanda-Jimbocho-Ekihigashi
the b ochanomizu
3.5 out of 5
1-7-5 Kanda-awajicho, Chiyoda-ku, Tokyo, Tokyo-to
Free CancellationReserve now, pay when you stay
The price is ¥5,000 per night from Sep 25 to Sep 26
4.1/5Very Good! (640 reviews)

"New and very clean place Staff were helpful and friendly"…"

Reviewed on Aug 29, 2020

the b ochanomizu
Sakura Hostel Asakusa
2 out of 5
2-24-2 Asakusa, Taito-ku, Tokyo, Tokyo-to
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4/5Very Good! (287 reviews)

"This is a wonderful hostel. Staff are really friendly and the location is excellent, right beside a beautiful temple and a neighbourhood that feels quiet yet has lots of restaurant options and interesting people walking around. The place was really clean and we appreciated the free breakfast. Would ..."…"

Reviewed on Jan 26, 2020

Sakura Hostel Asakusa
Via Inn Asakusa
3 out of 5
2-33-7 Asakusa, Taito-ku, Tokyo, Tokyo-to
The price is ¥5,636 per night from Sep 25 to Sep 26
4/5Very Good! (353 reviews)

"Liked location. Disadvantages: the front desk staff doesn’t speak any English & no luggage delivery service to/from the airport."…"

Reviewed on Feb 22, 2020

Via Inn Asakusa
Ueno First City Hotel
3.5 out of 5
1-14-8 Ueno, Taito-ku, Tokyo, Tokyo-to
The price is ¥4,335 per night from Sep 25 to Sep 26
3.9/5Very Good! (381 reviews)

"Very helpful and friendly staff. Daily room cleaning kept my stay feeling fresh. Laundry, vending machines, etc. were all on site at the hotel."…"

Reviewed on Dec 27, 2019

Ueno First City Hotel
Hotel New Ueno
3 out of 5
7-2-5 Ueno Taito-ku, Tokyo, Tokyo-to
The price is ¥8,082 per night from Sep 25 to Sep 26
3.9/5Good! (313 reviews)

"The hotel has a nice location, surrounded by convenient stores, restaurants, shops, train station and etc. There are much polite and humble Staff to take care of."…"

Reviewed on Mar 6, 2020

Hotel New Ueno
Flexstay Inn Sugamo
2.5 out of 5
3-6-16, Sugamo, Toshima-ku, Tokyo, Tokyo-to
The price is ¥6,909 per night from Sep 25 to Sep 26
3.8/5Good! (142 reviews)
Cheap, clean, basic, cramped

"The neighbourhood is lovely, the Yamanote Line and the Subway are a short walk away, the price is low, and it's very clean. The rooms are very small indeed, check-in is open only until 6pm (you have to call a staff member down via a courtesy phone if you arrive after that), and there are no frills. ..."…"

Reviewed on Feb 3, 2020

Flexstay Inn Sugamo
Hotel Kizankan
3 out of 5
4-37-20 Hongo, Bunkyo, Tokyo, Tokyo-to
The price is ¥7,273 per night from Sep 25 to Sep 26
3.8/5Good! (127 reviews)

"Promised toiletries were not available. Some staff were rather abrupt and not very helpful, others were engaging."…"

Reviewed on Oct 22, 2019

Hotel Kizankan
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Frequently asked questions

What should a history enthusiast expect from a trip to Tokyo?
Historians and history buffs alike may want to visit the notable monuments and prominent temples while in Tokyo. Be sure to check out the array of shops and fascinating museums while you’re here. And also relish a stop at the seafood restaurants in this culturally rich area.
What's the best place to stay in Tokyo to be near historical sites?
Based on our travel expertise, Imperial Hotel is a top 5-star hotel for history seekers booking on Expedia, and it offers 12 restaurants and free WiFi. Tokyo Imperial Palace is a short 15-minute walk away. Other choices close to historic sites include The Gate Hotel Asakusa Kaminarimon by Hulic and Via Inn Asakusa.
How many historical hotels are located in Tokyo?
In Tokyo, there are 4036 hotels and other lodging options bookable on Expedia, including 475 designated as historic hotels or close to historic sites.
What are the top historical places and other sights in Tokyo?
Tokyo is notable for its temples and monuments, and landmarks include Tokyo Imperial Palace, Shinjuku Gyoen National Garden, and Sensō-ji Temple. Known for its museums, cultural venues include Zepp Tokyo, Ghibli Museum, and Imperial Garden Theatre. Other popular sights include Tokyo Tower and Tokyo Dome.
What is a historic hotel like in Tokyo?
Guests who choose a historic hotel can stay in a building that has an official historic designation. A castle, a palace or even a pub or an old police station can be identified as a historic hotel provided that it’s of special interest. Traditional architecture and period features are typically found in the public spaces and guestrooms of historic hotels in Tokyo, giving a real sense of character.
What is the difference between a historic hotel and a heritage hotel?
“Heritage hotel” is more common in Asia and Europe, while “historic hotel” is more common in the U.S. though overall the terms are quite similar. The physical building and architecture of a historic hotel is generally the most significant aspect. For a heritage hotel, often it’s the cultural value as well as how it shaped the community.
Do historic hotels in Tokyo have modern facilities?
Hotels have the safety features and modern conveniences you’ve come to expect, though efforts have been made to preserve treasured traditions and historic facades. Smart TVs, WiFi, updated bathroom facilities, and the popular amenities found in any hotel will be available in a historic hotel. Rest assured that when you select a historic hotel in Tokyo, you won’t find a place that’s uncomfortable for guests or simply rundown.

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