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Hotel Mystays Higashi-Ikebukuro

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Kent, United Kingdom
Reviewed 20 February 2017

Stayed here for 17 nights January to Feb 2017. The hotel is very close to Otsuka station. Although, the walk back is up hill. To get there, just follow the tram line down. Sunshine city is also round the corner, meaning there are lots of restaurants of different price points to try :-) Good points - 1)The Staff speak good...

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higashi-ikebukuro, reception at Hotel Mystays Higashi-Ikebukuro, responded to this review

Thank you for staying at HOTEL MYSTAYS Higashiikebukuro. And we appreciate you spending your time writing to us. Thank you very much for your comment regarding the HOTEL. Your comment will be taken into consideration for us to improve our service. We will be so glad to have you again as our guest in the future.

Vancouver, Canada
Reviewed 4 February 2017

Very good location with many eateries (quite a few that are open 24 hours that serve delicious food) and small supermarkets/convenient stores around, but no good coffee nearby. 5min walk to JR Otsuka station (Yamanote line), and 10 min walk to Ikebukuro station where you can take metro and other trains besides JR. Towards the direction to Ikebukuro station from...

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higashi-ikebukuro, reception at Hotel Mystays Higashi-Ikebukuro, responded to this review

Thank you for staying at HOTEL MYSTAYS HIGASHIIKEBUKURO. And we appreciate you spending your time writing to us. We are so glad to hear that you have had a comfortable stay at our hotel. We hope we can serve you again at our hotel in the future.

Reviewed 17 January 2017 via mobile

Well this hotel is pretty close to Sunshine City and also Ostuka Station. But it's an uphill hotel so if you have hard Time climbing or heavy suit case get ready. But this place has alot of nice restaurant near and I think the location pretty good also. So book here 🤘👍😁 it's 15min. Away from ikebukuro station btw. But...

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higashi-ikebukuro, Staff at Hotel Mystays Higashi-Ikebukuro, responded to this review

Dear guest, Thank you for your taking the time to leave us your feedback. Comments like yours is valuable in helping enhance the quality of life in our establishment. Moreover your opinion encourage us to work harder to contribute to valued guests such as you. Regarding the hill from Otsuka Station, we will try to inform guests about that not...

Auckland, New Zealand
Reviewed 12 January 2017

Very short 5-8minute walk to Ikebukuro where there are decent cafes, restaurants, shopping centres and tourist attractions (Pokemon centre). The nearest JR station is Otsuka, a 6minute walk down one street. It lies on the Yamanote line so very convenient to travel around exploring other suburbs like Harajuku, Shinjuku and Shibuya. One of the cheaper neighborhoods to stay in in...

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Dear guest, Thank you for your taking the time to leave us your feedback. Comments like yours is valuable in helping enhance the quality of life in our establishment. The comments of you contribute to the further development of us. hope we will serve you again in the future. Sincerely

Reviewed 2 January 2017 via mobile

This place is a short walk to ikebukuro which has plenty of shopping and great places to eat. Bed was nice, good wifi, good heating. Staff were friendly and provided us with an Australian adapter and phone charger.

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higashi-ikebukuro, reception at Hotel Mystays Higashi-Ikebukuro, responded to this review

Dear Guest, Thank you for the great review of our hotel! We are glad that you enjoyed your stay and hope to see you again very soon. Sincerely,

New York City, New York
Reviewed 8 December 2016

Ikebukuro isn't exactly in the center of things- and this hotel is on a sort of dark, deserted-looking street- but it's clean and not too expensive. The bathroom is like it's on a ship- so so tiny. The front desk folks are really nice- The room is REALLY small, so for two people it might be tight. I was alone...

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higashi-ikebukuro, reception at Hotel Mystays Higashi-Ikebukuro, responded to this review

Thank you for your bringing comments and experience to our attention. Comments like yours are valuable in helping enhance the quality of our service and equipment. Everything is compacted in rooms : This is a particularity in hotels of Tokyo. However we are assured that this size would be big enough as single use. Our hotel is located in calmness...

Reviewed 15 November 2016 via mobile

Quite affordable and excellent customer service. Their English was very good and the staff were all more than helpful. The room was a good size and the shower had fantastic pressure. I would definitely stay here again. The free wifi was great too, as well as the free toothbrush, shampoo, moisturisers etc.

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Dear Guest, Thank you for the great review of our hotel! We are glad that you enjoyed your stay and hope to see you again very soon. Sincerely,

Brisbane, Australia
Reviewed 8 November 2016 via mobile

Having visited Tokyo before several years ago, I knew that hotel rooms could be painfully small and cramped. This time, I took pains to search for and book a room that was a bit bigger so that my husband and I would be comfortable and not on top of each other! Hotel Mystays is a reputable chain, so I booked...

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higashi-ikebukuro, staff at Hotel Mystays Higashi-Ikebukuro, responded to this review

Dear Dear sir or madam Thank you very much for staying with us at Hotel Mystays Higashi Ikebukurio. I appreciate your review. It's so excited to read your comments because you've given us the compliments of the location, facilities and staff. We look forward to welcoming you in the near future. Yours sicerely, Hotel Mystays Higashi Ikebukuro

Reviewed 7 November 2016 via mobile

Stayed for 10 nights. Very reasonably priced for Tokyo. Rooms were very clean, however they do not have cleaners to tidy your room while you stay, which we didnt mind at all. Rooms were reasonably sized for what you pay, bathroom was compact but water pressure in the shower was great. We were lucky and got the top floor which...

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Thank you very much for staying at Hotel Mystays Higashi-Ikebukuro. We are vey pleased to know you had a comfortable stay with us. Please consider Hotel Mystays Higashi-Ikebukuro for your next visit to Tokyo. Thank you for taking your time in shareing your comment on trip advisor. Yours Sincerely, Hotel Mystays Higashi Ikebukuro

Melbourne, Australia
Reviewed 30 October 2016 via mobile

It's close to JR Ostuka station, about 6-9 mins walk. Being an Yamamote line it's very convenient to the popular areas - harajuku, Shinjuku, shibuya...etc. Close to 6-7 24HR eateries & 4-5 convenient stores! You won't go hungry for sure! My only complaint of these hotel is the toilet. It's quite painful for the aged to climb one big step...

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Dear Guest, Thank you for taking the time to leave us a review . We take guests comments very seriously as this is how we can improve the service as well as the product. We have shared this with our manager and staff and we are viewing if we could creat a package including housekeeping services. We apologize for not...

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Staying in Ikebukuro

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Ikebukuro
Ikebukuro is an area of massive development. Several thousand tenants occupy two giant department stores and shopping malls, where all sorts of shopping and gourmet foods can be enjoyed. The 60-story building at the east entrance of the station, Sunshine City, is a landmark within Ikebukuro and features an aquarium, planetarium, theme park as well as an observation platform. The popular name for the western side of this area is "Otome Road" (Maiden Road) and there are many shops selling products related to anime with a female theme. It has rapidly become the worldwide headquarters for ‘otaku’ or geek culture.
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Additional Information about Hotel Mystays Higashi-Ikebukuro

Address: 4-39-13 Higashiikebukuro, Toshima 170-0013, Tokyo Prefecture (Formerly フレックステイ東池袋イン)
Region: Japan > Kanto > Tokyo Prefecture > Tokyo > Toshima > Ikebukuro
Price Range: $75 - $201 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:2.5 star — Hotel Mystays Higashi-Ikebukuro 2.5*
Number of rooms: 174
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“The lifts automatically go to floors 8 and 14 when not in use. So either of those floors are good for the lifts.”
 of 5 bubbles Y6987IBmarks, 20 Feb 2017 | Read review
“Any room away from the ambulances sirens and the fire brigade.”
 of 5 bubbles MigSydney, 11 Jun 2016 | Read review
“Quieter rooms are higher up”
 of 5 bubbles Natacha365, 5 May 2016 | Read review
“entrance to toilet can be a little high so please take care.”
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 of 5 bubbles KeiKurono, 17 Jan 2013 | Read review
“Alight at Ootsuka station, and follow the "railway" up the gentle slope on right. This way is easier too for luggage as there is no steps. It's just 5-10 mins walk. It's hectic from Ikebukuro station.”
 of 5 bubbles tsubame, 15 Feb 2012 | Read review
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