Unique and Unusual Hotels in Tokyo

Nowadays, Japan becomes more and more popular for a tourist spot. Especially TOKYO is one of the biggest cities and attract a lot of travelers with its culture. Japanese hotels are famous for great hospitality and the best service in the world.


But do you know they offer not only wonderful hospitality but also playfulness?

Since you will come to Japan, mind as well make an amazing experience. To do so, it’s surely better to stay in unique and unusual hotels which are special to Japan!!


f you are planning to visit Tokyo and can’t decide where to stay, I strongly recommend these hotels which you can stay with friend, partner, and family.




  2. Train

  3. Collaboration Room







Have you ever dreamed to meet a NINJA or SAMURAI? Here your dream comes true!!

If you dip your toe in Samurais Hotel, you can feel The Warring States period of Japan. In the Lounge, you can enjoy the interaction with other customers and pleasant events.

Additionally, this hotel is new and clean and it is near the major electronics retail store and Sunshine City which is large shopping mall with aquarium, theme park, observatory etc…

This rooms turns into 

In the night, when you turn off the light NINJAs make their appearance on the wall!!


SAMURAIS HOSTEL Ikebukuro  サムライズホステル 池袋

Address: 3-52-12, Ikebukuro, Toshima-ku, Tokyo, 170-0014

Phone Number: 03-6903-1801

Nearest Station: Ikebukuro (JR / Tokyo Metro Marunouchi Line, Yurakucho Line)

Official Site: https://hiromas.net/samurais/access/

2 Train

You can experience the night on the Sleeper Train even staying Tokyo! This hotel was modeled after HOKUTOSEI

Train which was a discontinued express sleeping train used 1988-2015. They use some of the parts of the day. Also, it has great access to main stations like Shibuya, Shinjuku, Asakusa or so.

One of the room of this hotel  


HOKUTOSEI missed by many people

Train Hostel HOKUTOSEI トレインホステル 北斗星

Access: 1-10-12, Bakurocho, Nihombashi, Chuo-ku, Tokyo, 103-0002

Phone Number: 03-6661-1068

Nearest Station: Bakurocho (JR Sobu Line), Higashi-nihombashi (Toei Asakusa Line)

Official Site: https://global.trainhostelhokutosei.com/en-gb

3 Collaboration Room

Hello Kitty Room

If you like Hello Kitty, why don’t you stay in this prettiest room? When you open the door with a ribbon, the big Hello Kitty doll designed only for this room welcomes you!

And they provide special breakfast with a lot of Hello Kitty’s symbol for guests. Moreover, if your birthday is during a stay, you can request a cute birthday cake shaped Hello Kitty as a room service.

Additionally, the best thing is you can take away a doll costumed in a special designed dress and exclusive toiletries (tonner, lotion, facial cleanser, shampoo, rinse, slippers, water bottles and more!).

The special breakfast

You can take away all of this!!

KEIO PLAZA HOTEL TOKYO Hello Kitty Room 京王プラザホテル

Access: 2-2-1, Nishi-shinjuku, Shinjuku-ku, Tokyo, 160-8330

Phone Number: 03-3344-0111

Nearest Station: Shinjuku Station West Exit, Tocho-mae (Toei Ooedo Line)

Official Site: https://www.keioplaza.co.jp/stay/plan/category/hello-kitty


Other Collaboration Rooms

There are many rooms collaborate with other characters and animes where are paradise for big fans.

Of cause, you can take away exclusive toiletries and most of plans make and sell specially designed merchandise!

But please be careful whether it is hold or not! Hello Kitty room is available in whole season, but most of collaboration room is hold as a limited edition. If you want to stay, you should check in advance and book.

Pokémon Room 

Snoopy Room

GINTAMA Room (popular Japanese comedy comic/anime)

Touken Ranbu Room (popular anime which character represent anthropomorphized swords)