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Tokyu Stay Shinjuku
3.5 out of 5
3-7 Shinjuku, Tokyo, Tokyo-to
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The price is $64 per night
4.5/5Wonderful! (2,117 reviews)

"It was in a good position for shop is and restaurants."…"

Reviewed on Mar 16, 2020

Tokyu Stay Shinjuku
Shibuya Excel Hotel Tokyu
3.5 out of 5
1-12-2, Dogenzaka, Shibuya-ku, Tokyo, Tokyo-to
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The price is $175 per night
4.4/5Wonderful! (1,196 reviews)

"Good location, sizeable rooms, comfortable. Had a lovely stay."…"

Reviewed on Mar 17, 2020

Shibuya Excel Hotel Tokyu
Hotel Mystays Haneda
3.5 out of 5
5-1-13, Haneda, Ota, Tokyo, Tokyo-to
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The price is $62 per night
4.3/5Excellent! (1,384 reviews)
Easy 2stop train travel to Haneda airport

"Easy 2stop train travel to Haneda airport"…"

Reviewed on Mar 24, 2020

Hotel Mystays Haneda
Tokyo Ginza Bay Hotel
1.5 out of 5
7-13-15 Ginza, Chuo-ku, Tokyo, Tokyo
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4.3/5Excellent! (711 reviews)
Good place

"Stayed 2 nights here. Very comfy and clean! It is a capsule hotel, so limited space. Overall very good place with nice staff!"…"

Reviewed on Feb 23, 2020

Tokyo Ginza Bay Hotel
Sotetsu Fresa Inn Higashi Shinjuku
3 out of 5
7-27-9 Shinjuku Shinjuku-ku, Tokyo, Tokyo-to
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The price is $48 per night
4.3/5Excellent! (1,515 reviews)

"The staff was kind, they had washing machines, and the cleaning staff was so great."…"

Reviewed on Mar 18, 2020

Sotetsu Fresa Inn Higashi Shinjuku
Hotel Sunroute Plaza Shinjuku
3.5 out of 5
2-3-1 Yoyogi, Shibuya, Tokyo, Tokyo-to
The price is $117 per night
4.2/5Excellent! (2,238 reviews)

"Convenient location. Good enough for business trip. However, room is a bit small for couples or family."…"

Reviewed on Mar 10, 2020

Hotel Sunroute Plaza Shinjuku
Hotel MyStays Asakusa-bashi
3 out of 5
1-5-5, Asakusabashi, Taito-ku, Tokyo, Tokyo-to
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The price is $37 per night
4.2/5Excellent! (983 reviews)

"View of Tokyo Skytree was really amazing! Stayed on the 7th floor."…"

Reviewed on Mar 15, 2020

Hotel MyStays Asakusa-bashi
Shinjuku Granbell Hotel
4 out of 5
2-14-5 Kabuki-cho, Shinjuku, Tokyo, Tokyo-to
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4.1/5Very Good! (2,029 reviews)

"Loved this place. I would stay here again. Super close to pretty much everything"…"

Reviewed on Apr 23, 2020

Shinjuku Granbell Hotel
APA Hotel Shinjuku Gyoen-mae
3 out of 5
2-2-8 Shinjuku, Shinjuku, Tokyo, Tokyo-to
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The price is $46 per night
4/5Very Good! (2,696 reviews)
Good and quiet location at Shinjuku!

"I love the location of this hotel, near to train station or walkable to Shinjuku station. Also very near to Gyoen park. It's also in a quiet area of Shinjuku. Lots of cafes and food around the area. The room was smaller than I expected. If you're coming from a long flight and have big luggage, it ..."…"

Reviewed on Mar 26, 2020

APA Hotel Shinjuku Gyoen-mae
Ueno Hotel
3 out of 5
7-12-9 Ueno, Taito-ku, Tokyo, Tokyo-to
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The price is $36 per night
4/5Very Good! (999 reviews)

"Nice place, good location by Ueno train station."…"

Reviewed on Mar 26, 2020

Ueno Hotel
Sakura Hotel Jimbocho
2 out of 5
2-21-4 Kanda Jimbocho Chiyoda-ku, Tokyo, Tokyo-to
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The price is $28 per night
4/5Very Good! (854 reviews)

"I love the professionalism, courtesy, and friendliness of the staff here at Sakura Hotel Jimbocho My preferred choice to stay when I am in Tokyo"…"

Reviewed on Mar 3, 2020

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UENO STATION HOSTEL ORIENTAL 1
1.5 out of 5
6-9-9 Ueno, Taito-ku, Tokyo, Tokyo-to
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The price is $32 per night
3.9/5Very Good! (996 reviews)
The best in Ueno.

"It’s a near Ueno station and there are many shops and restaurants. The hostel is good condition, clean, kind Staff, and good WiFi and also there is a hot spring. It’s so good."…"

Reviewed on Jan 28, 2020

UENO STATION HOSTEL ORIENTAL 1
E Hotel Higashi Shinjuku
3 out of 5
2-3-15 Kabukicho, Shinjuku-ku, Tokyo, Tokyo-to
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The price is $40 per night
3.9/5Good! (1,290 reviews)

"Great location. Nice rooms. SO tiny! Being someone from the USA, I was surprised at the size - felt like sleeping in a closet. Staff was super friendly and everything was really clean."…"

Reviewed on May 31, 2020

E Hotel Higashi Shinjuku
APA Hotel Ginza-Kyobashi
3.5 out of 5
3-6-7 Kyobashi, Chuo-City, Tokyo, Tokyo-to
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The price is $46 per night
3.9/5Good! (995 reviews)
great location near Shibuya

"The location is within comfortable walking distance from Shibuya Station Lots of shops and restaurants around Public transport like plenty of bus services at nearby street is an added bonus to this hotel."…"

Reviewed on Mar 2, 2020

APA Hotel Ginza-Kyobashi
APA Hotel Shinjuku Kabukicho Tower
3 out of 5
1-20-2 Kabukicho, Shinjuku, Tokyo
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The price is $46 per night
3.9/5Good! (3,458 reviews)

"Very good hotel. Woukd definitely recommend this location."…"

Reviewed on Mar 26, 2020

APA Hotel Shinjuku Kabukicho Tower
Sakura Hotel Hatagaya
2.5 out of 5
1-32-3 Hatagaya Shibuya-ku, Tokyo, Tokyo-to
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The price is $38 per night
3.8/5Good! (955 reviews)

"The staff are friendly."…"

Reviewed on Jan 22, 2020

Sakura Hotel Hatagaya
Shinjuku Kuyakusho-mae Capsule Hotel
1.5 out of 5
1-2-5 Kabukicho, Shinjuku-ku, Tokyo, Tokyo-to
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The price is $41 per night
3.7/5Good! (992 reviews)
Great first capsule experience

"Very helpful staff! Good amenities. I felt very comfortable and well looked after. Location is also decent."…"

Reviewed on Mar 18, 2020

Shinjuku Kuyakusho-mae Capsule Hotel
Hotel New Tochigiya
1.5 out of 5
2-22-2 Asakusa, Taito, Tokyo, Tokyo-to
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The price is $34 per night
3.5/5Good! (496 reviews)
xtra fee at end of otherwise pleasant stay

"Great location, close to Oueno, lobby smells of smoke but room smoke free . Comfy futon, mini fridge, good hot water. Only real downside was that when I checked out I ended up being 30 minutes late, not usually a big deal in hotels I stay in. Here they wanted to charge me an extra 600¥ for those ..."…"

Reviewed on Dec 9, 2019

Hotel New Tochigiya
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Cheap Hotels in Tokyo

Tokyo offers a variety of cheap accommodations and places to visit, making it a budget-friendly vacation choice. In addition to its well-known attractions like Tokyo Imperial Palace and Tokyo Tower, this destination is home to Imperial Palace Garden and Shinjuku Gyoen National Garden, which you can enjoy while spending very little.

If you're searching for places to stay in Tokyo that won't break the bank, you can take your pick of the area's 364 budget accommodations. These options offer competitive rates and get good reviews from bargain-minded travelers:

Ueno Hotel - Customers like this 3-star hotel for its helpful staff and quiet guestrooms. It offers free WiFi, air conditioning, and laundry facilities.

APA Hotel Ginza-Kyobashi - At this 3.5-star hotel, you can take advantage of free WiFi, a restaurant, and air conditioning. Reviews mention the central location and proximity to public transportation.

Sakura Hotel Hatagaya - 2.5-star hotel. You'll find free WiFi, a restaurant, and air conditioning at this property. Guests who stay here appreciate its helpful staff and overall value.

Tokyu Stay Shinjuku - Customers like this 3.5-star hotel for its proximity to public transportation and overall value. It offers free WiFi and air conditioning.

Planning Your Trip to Tokyo

Still picking your trip dates? Learn more about the best months to go with these temperature and rainfall stats so you can make the most of your time.

  • Hottest months: August, July, September, and June, with an average temperature of 83°F
  • Coldest months: January, February, December, and March, with an average temperature of 38°F
  • Rainiest months: September, October, June, and May, with an average rainfall of 7.47 inches
  • Driest months: January, December, February, and November, with an average rainfall of 2.75 inches

Sightseeing In and Around Tokyo

Tokyo attracts visitors with its temples and fresh seafood, and offers plenty to see and do without spending a fortune. You can budget for the top local attractions on your list, such as Tokyo Imperial Palace and Tokyo Tower, and then make time for other wallet-friendly activities. Explore and snap photos of landmarks like Meiji Jingu Shrine, or check out the area's cultural spots like Kabuki-za Theatre and Mori Art Museum.

Tokyo is also notable for its:
  • Monuments
  • Museums
  • Shopping
  • Architecture
  • Flowers
  • Parks
  • Cultural attractions

Getting Around Tokyo

The closest airport is in Tokyo (HND-Haneda), situated 8.8 mi (14.1 km) away from the city center. If that doesn't suit your budget, you can arrange flights in and out of Tokyo (NRT-Narita Intl.), which is 35.9 mi (57.8 km) away. You can take advantage of metro transit at Hibiya Station, Yurakucho Station, and Ginza-Itchome Station. If you want to journey outside of the city, hop aboard a train from Tokyo Yurakucho Station, Tokyo Station, or Tokyo Shimbashi Station.

Frequently asked questions

What is Tokyo like for travelers on a budget?
Tokyo has cheap accommodation options and a range of things to see and do, making it a great getaway spot for budget travelers. In addition to its well-known attractions like Tokyo Tower and Tokyo Dome, this destination is home to Ueno Park and Shinjuku Gyoen National Garden, which you can enjoy while spending very little.
What's the best accommodation for a budget-friendly stay in Tokyo?
Based on reviews, Hotel New Tochigiya is a popular 1.5-star hotel for our travelers looking for an economical choice, and features free WiFi and laundry facilities. Other good options to stay on the cheap include Shinjuku Granbell Hotel and Hotel Sunroute Plaza Shinjuku.
How many low cost hotels are there in Tokyo?
Choose a hotel that suits your wallet among Expedia’s 359 budget hotels in Tokyo.
What's the weather like in Tokyo?
The hottest months are usually August and July with an average temp of 75°F, while the coldest months are January and February with an average of 45°F. Average annual rainfall for Tokyo is 62 inches.
What is there to see and do in Tokyo?
Tokyo attracts visitors with its temples and fresh seafood, and offers plenty to see and do without spending a fortune. You can budget for the top local attractions that interest you most, such as Tokyo Imperial Palace and Nippon Budokan, and then look for sights and activities that cost little or nothing at all. Check out the area’s cultural spots like Zepp Tokyo and Ghibli Museum, or get outdoors at Ueno Park.
What's the best way to get around Tokyo?
The closest airport is Narita Intl. Airport (NRT), situated 35.9 mi (57.8 km) away. However, if that doesn’t suit your budget, you can arrange flights in and out of Haneda Airport (HND), which is 8.8 mi (14.1 km) away. You can take advantage of metro transit at Hibiya Station, Ginza-Itchome Station, and Ginza Station.

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