Tokyo is a very expensive city. But you can still get affordable hostels. The hostels reflect Tokyo in cleanliness, charm, and art. Many of them will have Wi-Fi and cooking facilities. Generally, you will pay between 2000 and 5000 JPY for a bed per night. There are hostels for all kinds of people—those that want a peaceful time and the party animals. As you plan your trip, check out the following hostels that are some of the best in Tokyo.
Khaosan Tokyo Origami
Located in Asakusa, this hostel is only a few minutes’ walk from Asakusa station and Senso-ji Temple. It is a clean facility with air-conditioning. You will enjoy comfy beds and spacious rooms. There are also privacy curtains. There is a common lounge with lots of free tea and coffee. The kitchen is available for use 24/7. Beds range from $29/3200 JPY and privates form $80/8800 JPY.
Sheena and Ippei
This hostel is small and is in downtown Tokyo just close to Ikebukuro station. It features unique décor and is quite homey. There is a refrigerator and microwave but no kitchen. Beds are from $37/4104 JPY and private from $138/15120 JPY.
Hostel Chapter Two Tokyo
It is near the Skytree station and is a family-run hostel. The dorms are well-equipped and modern. You will enjoy a beautiful view of Sumida River.
Beda are from $36/3900 JPY and privates from $84/9200.
Khaosan Tokyo Kabuki
Enjoy clean, comfy rooms with ensuite bathrooms. The hostel is a minute walk to Senso-ji gates.
Beds are from $25/2700 JPY and privates from $116/12750.
It has a lively bar where you can meet fellow travelers. It offers a rooftop patio area and common kitchen.
Beds are from $32/3500 JPY and privates from $77/8500 JPY.
This hostel is a little expensive because it is fancier than other hostels.
Beds are from $39/4300 JPY.
Backpackers Hostel K’s House Tokyo
You will enjoy a beautiful, sunny common area. There is also a full kitchen.
Beds are from $26/2900 JPY and privates from $42/4600.
This hostel is relatively new and is quite stylish and clean.
Beds are from $38/4200 JPY and privates are from $168/18500 JPY.
There is a great kitchen and relaxed common area. It is in a peaceful neighborhood.
Beds are from $27/3000 JPY and privates from $82/9000 JPY.
Space Hostel Tokyo
The best thing about this hostel is the rooftop lounge and comfy beds. It also offers several exciting events.
Beds are from $25/2700 JPY and privates from $120/13200 JPY.
Book and Bed Tokyo
This is both a hostel and a bookstore. It is peaceful and unique.
Beds are from $35/3800 JPY.
Hostel & Café East57
This hostel has multiple beds and rooms. You will get a laundry room and Wi-Fi as well. Beds are from $20/2200 JPY.
IRORI Hostel & Kitchen
This one offers lots of equipped kitchen spaces.
Beds are from $27/3000 JPY.