Tokyo Central Youth Hostel

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Tokyo Central Youth Hostel

2 out of 5

4.1/5 Very Good

Guests rated this property 4.2/5 for cleanliness.

Popular amenities

  • Free WiFi
  • Air conditioning
  • Restaurant
  • Kitchen
  • Breakfast available
  • Business services

Cleaning and safety practices

  • Cleaned with disinfectant
  • 24-hour vacancy between guest room stays
  • Hand sanitizer provided
  • Personal protective equipment
18F Central Plaza, 1-1 Kaguragashi, Shinjuku, Tokyo, Tokyo, 162-0823

Explore the area

  • Popular LocationYasukuni Shrine11 min walk
  • Popular LocationNippon Budokan14 min walk
  • Popular LocationTokyo Dome15 min walk
  • AirportTokyo (HND-Haneda)18 min drive

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About this area


Tokyo Central Youth Hostel is located in Shinjuku, a neighborhood in Tokyo, and is in the city center and near a metro station. Tokyo Imperial Palace and Shinjuku Gyoen National Garden are notable landmarks, and the area's natural beauty can be seen at Hibiya Park and Tokyo Bay. Looking to enjoy an event or a game? See what's going on at Tokyo Dome or Nippon Budokan. Guests appreciate the hostel's convenience to public transportation: Ushigome-kagurazaka Station is 10 minutes by foot and Kagurazaka Station is 13 minutes.

What's nearby

  • Yasukuni Shrine - 11 min walk
  • Nippon Budokan - 14 min walk
  • Tokyo Dome - 15 min walk
  • Chinzan-so Garden - 3 min drive
  • Tokyo Imperial Palace - 4 min drive


  • SHIMAKIN BUILDING — 2 min walk
  • Tenkaippin — 2 min walk
  • Shinano — 3 min walk
  • Shoya — 3 min walk
  • Oreryu-shio-ramen — 3 min walk

Getting around

  • Iidabashi Station - 4 min walk
  • Ushigome-kagurazaka Station - 10 min walk
  • Haneda Airport (HND) - 18 min drive

About this property

Tokyo Central Youth Hostel

Hostel near Tokyo Dome
Close to Nippon Budokan, Tokyo Central Youth Hostel provides free WiFi, laundry facilities, and a restaurant.
Other perks include:
  • Breakfast (surcharge), meeting rooms, and multilingual staff
  • A water dispenser, a vending machine, and luggage storage
  • Guest reviews speak well of the helpful staff and proximity to public transit
Room features
All guestrooms at Tokyo Central Youth Hostel boast comforts such as air conditioning, in addition to amenities like free WiFi. Guest reviews give good marks for the clean, comfortable rooms at the property.
More conveniences in all rooms include:
  • Shared bathrooms with showers
  • Communal kitchens and heating

Cleaning and safety practices

Enhanced cleanliness measures

Disinfectant is used to clean the property
High-touch surfaces are cleaned and disinfected

Social distancing

Protective shields in place at main contact areas
Guest rooms kept vacant for 24 hours between stays
Social distancing measures in place

Safety measures

Personal protective equipment worn by staff
Temperature checks given to staff
Temperature checks available for guests
Masks available
Hand sanitizer provided
Individually-wrapped food options available for breakfast
This information is provided by our partners.

Property amenities


  • Available in all rooms: Free WiFi
  • Available in some public areas: Free WiFi

Parking and transportation

  • No onsite parking available

Food and drink

  • Buffet breakfast available for a fee daily 7 AM–9:00 AM: JPY 700 per person
  • 1 restaurant

Family friendly

  • Laundry facilities


  • Elevator
  • Lockers available
  • Vending machine
  • Water dispenser

Guest services

  • Front desk (limited hours)
  • Laundry facilities
  • Luggage storage
  • Multilingual staff

Languages spoken

  • English
  • Japanese
  • Korean

Business services

  • Meeting room


  • If you have requests for specific accessibility needs, please contact the property using the information on the reservation confirmation received after booking.
  • Roll-in shower (select rooms)


  • Smoke-free property

Room amenities


  • Air conditioning
  • Heating


  • Shared bathroom
  • Shower

Food and drink

  • Shared kitchen access


  • Shared accommodations

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Check-in from 3 PM - 11 PM


Check-out before 10 AM

Special check-in instructions

The front desk is open daily from 6 AM - 11 PM
This property doesn't offer after-hours check-in
Front desk staff will greet guests on arrival
For more details, please contact the property using the information on the booking confirmation

Access methods

Staffed front desk


Pets not allowed

Children and extra beds

Children are welcome
Rollaway/extra beds are not available
Cribs (infant beds) are not available

Property payment types

Important information


You'll be asked to pay the following charges at the property:

  • The city tax ranges from JPY 100-200 per person, per night based on the nightly room rate. The tax does not apply to nightly rates under JPY 10,000. Please note that further exemptions may apply. For more details, please contact the office using the information on the reservation confirmation received after booking.

We have included all charges provided to us by the property.

Optional extras

The following fees and deposits are charged by the property at time of service, check-in, or check-out.

  • Fee for buffet breakfast: JPY 700 per person (approximately)

The above list may not be comprehensive. Fees and deposits may not include tax and are subject to change.

You need to know

Extra-person charges may apply and vary depending on property policy
Government-issued photo identification and a cash deposit may be required at check-in for incidental charges
Special requests are subject to availability upon check-in and may incur additional charges; special requests cannot be guaranteed
No onsite parking is available
This property accepts credit cards
Noise-free guestrooms cannot be guaranteed
Please note that cultural norms and guest policies may differ by country and by property; the policies listed are provided by the property
Due to government regulations, guests are unable to enter or leave property between 11 PM and 6 AM.

We should mention

The Japanese Ministry of Health, Labour, and Welfare requires all international visitors to submit their passport number and nationality when registering at any lodging facility (inns, hotels, motels, etc. ); additionally, lodging proprietors are required to photocopy passports for all registering guests and keep the photocopy on file

Property is also known as

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Tokyo Central Youth
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Tokyo Central Youth Hostel Shinjuku
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Central Youth Hostel
Tokyo Central Youth Hostel Shinjuku
Tokyo Central Youth Hostel Tokyo
Tokyo Central Youth Hostel Hostel/Backpacker accommodation
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Overall score and ratings


Very Good

Rating 5 - Excellent. 67 out of 180 reviews
5 - Excellent 37%
Rating 4 - Good. 83 out of 180 reviews
4 - Good 46%
Rating 3 - Okay. 20 out of 180 reviews
3 - Okay 11%
Rating 2 - Poor. 5 out of 180 reviews
2 - Poor 3%
Rating 1 - Terrible. 5 out of 180 reviews
1 - Terrible 3%




Staff & service




Property conditions & facilities

4/5 Good

Traveled with family
Liked: Staff & service, amenities, property conditions & facilities
Clean, central to train station, helpful front desk
Stayed 3 nights in Dec 2019

5/5 Excellent

Liked: Cleanliness, staff & service, property conditions & facilities, room comfort
Great and safe
Wonderful place with friendly staff very conveniently located with safe soroundings
Stayed 2 nights in May 2019

5/5 Excellent

Liked: Cleanliness, staff & service, property conditions & facilities, room comfort
Lovely place in Tokyo
The area is wonderful clean and just next to local station of importance Stall is very friendly and cooperative Breakfast is great value for money
Stayed 1 night in May 2019

5/5 Excellent

Liked: Cleanliness, staff & service, amenities, property conditions & facilities
Having a curfew sucks, but I was really impressed by the staff and the lockers were big enough to fit all my stuff and then some. Beds are a bit hard and the pillow provided is a joke, but for some reason I really liked the place
Stayed 1 night in May 2019

4/5 Good

Liked: Cleanliness, staff & service, amenities, property conditions & facilities
Beds are hard. Pillow is not really a pillow at all, but the staff was really nice and accommodating and it was everything I was looking for
Stayed 1 night in Apr 2019