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Reviewed 4 May 2015

The hotel is located in a very tranquil part of Tokyo close by the campus of Tokyo University. The rooms are relatively spacious for a Japanese hotel so a big guy like me can turn around without scraping his shins. I guess most of the...More

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Response from hfhg, フォーレスト本郷 at Forest HongoResponded 6 May 2015

Thank you for staying with us and thank you for your comment. We are glad to heard you enjoyed your staying and relaxed at our room. In addition, thank you for writing about how to get to our hotel from Todaimae station for other viewers....More

Reviewed 28 March 2015 via mobile

I liked this hotel quite a lot. My room was large enough to feel comfortable. Everything I needed such as toiletries, hair dryer, water cooker, ironing board was present. The bathroom was smallish but had all I needed and plenty of hot water. Wifi was...More

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Response from hfhg, フロント at Forest HongoResponded 10 April 2015

Thank you for staying with us and thank you for your comment. We are glad to heard you enjoyed your staying. We are waiting for your next visit.

Reviewed 10 January 2015

Forest Hongo is part of the Sunroute chain, but gives the impression of being a one-of-a-kind boutique hotel. I walked from JR Ueno Station to the Forest Hongo in about 20-25 minutes, via Kasuga and Hongo Avenues. After three nights at the Forest and two...More

Thank Ken N
Response from hfhg, フロント at Forest HongoResponded 10 April 2015

Thank you for staying with us and thank you for your comment. I am sorry for the delay in replying to you. We are glad to heard you enjoyed your staying. We are waiting for your next visit !

Reviewed 18 November 2014

I spent 5 nights at the quaint Forest Hongo in October, and it was a successful stay. The location is perfect, just across the street from Todai and a few minutes walk to Bunkyo Gakuin University. The rooms are clean and comfortable. I looked forward...More

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Response from hfhg, 支配人 at Forest HongoResponded 19 November 2014

Thank you for staying with us. Like you said,our hotel is located at convenient place who go to University of Tokyo, so many guests who need to go there is stay here. Actually, there are nothing for fun around here,but it's convenient for access to...More

Reviewed 5 November 2014

We stayed at the hotel for three nights. The hotel is situated on a tiny square, two minutes from the main gate of the Tokyo University, ten minutes from the metro. Rooms are good, quiet, and bathrooms really great. The breakfast is wonderful and provides...More

Thank Wizou
Response from hfhg, 支配人 at Forest HongoResponded 6 November 2014

Thank you for staying with us and thank you for your comment. We are glad to heard you enjoyed your staying. We are waiting for your next visit.

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Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
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Laundry Service
Concierge
Banquet Room
Self-Serve Laundry
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Air Conditioning
Refrigerator in room
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US$97 - US$189 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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Non-Smoking Rooms, Smoking rooms available, Accessible rooms
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Price range
US$97 - US$189 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Smoking rooms available, Accessible rooms
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Ochanomizu boasts its academic foundations starting
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towards Jinbocho, you'll find musical instrument and
sports equipment shops, and an area of used bookstores
for students and anyone interested in literature and
the arts. Akihabara is well-known for its computer and
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