Capsule hotels are the most unique style of accommodation originated in Japan. In Tokyo, there are numbers of capsule hotels located at very convenient location and available at very affordable rate comparing to ordinary hotels. Capsule hotels used to be a “male only” kinds of place where mostly used among businessmen, however today it’s one of most popular places to stay among foreign travellers as it’s unique, cheap and convenient.
Moreover, there are several “female only” capsule hotels newly opened in Tokyo where female travellers can stay comfortably without worrying about sharing a floor and common space with male guests. These hotels also offers many good benefits for female travellers such as essential utilities and beauty products!
Today, I’m introducing 5 best women only capsule hotels in Tokyo which all costs around $20–$40 per night. If you are a solo traveller to Tokyo, you should definitely consider about staying one of them!
1. Akihabara Bay Hotel (Female Only)
Opened in 2016, Akihabara Bay Hotel is one of the best value hotels today in Tokyo. Located in one of the most attractive area of Tokyo, Akihabara, and the hotel is specially designed for female users, offering great facilities includes free Wi-Fi in all rooms, daily housekeeping, laundromat, 24-hour front desk, luggage storage as well as toiletries and quality skincare products for guests.
Nine Hours is a popular capsule hotel franchise in Japan and currently there are 7 hotels across the country. The hotel is hugely popular now for its minimalist and futuristic designers style decor. Nine House Woman Kanda is their first female-only facility located in Kanda area which is very close to Tokyo Station and Akihabara area.
Nadeshiko Hotel Shibuya is located the most lively and convenient area in Tokyo. The rate of the hotel might be slightly more expensive than other capsule hotels, but still cheaper than regular hotels in the same area. The hotel offers great facilities for guests such as free wifi in rooms, Yukata wear (Japanese style room wear) as well as women essential utilities such as skin care products.
4. Centurion Ladies Hostel Ueno Park (Female Only)
Centurion Ladies Hostel Ueno Park is located near one of Tokyo’s most popular tourist attractions, Ueno Park. An affordable capsule accommodation offers cozy and comfortable stay for all guests with great facilities such as free Wi-Fi in all rooms, laundromat, daily housekeeping, 24-hour front desk with basic toiletries. There are two types of capsule rooms available: standard and superior.
Centurion Cabin and Spa is located in Akasaka area, the very center of Tokyo, and it’s only 4 mins away from the nearest station (Akasaka Mitsuke). There are three different types of capsule rooms: economy, superior and deluxe all comes with towel, toiletries, air-con and free wifi. Besides the shared public bath, the hotel offers wonderful recreational facilities such as sauna, spa and massage.