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The Edo Sakura

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Calgary, Canada
Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

We had an amazing stay at the Edo Sakura in Tokyo. During our 18 day Japan trip we stayed at various Air BNB's and the Edo Sakura was clearly the best. Although it was slightly more expensive than the Air BNB's the extra money was definitely worth the service and cleanliness of the Ryokan. It's located quite far from all...

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Sterling, Virginia
Reviewed 1 week ago

The Edo Sakura is a GREAT find! This is our third visit to Tokyo and, given our very positive experience of the hotel, it will be our preferred accommodation in future visits. The hotel is tastefully decorated and clean, the staff are very friendly and helpful, and the breakfasts offered cater to all tastes. The hotel is conveniently located -...

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Edmonton, Canada
Reviewed 1 week ago

This hotel is all the wonderfulness it advertises. The staff are warm and welcoming, the rooms are spotless and the overall features of this little gem make it something not to miss. It's well worth seeking this amazing location out from the big highrise hotels. The izikaya accross the street is not to miss.

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Huntington Beach, California
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

My daughter and I stayed in a Western-style room with bathroom. It was very small and quite spare but, for Tokyo, very budget-friendly and all we really needed. A 10-minute walk to the train station and in the Asakusa area which was the best for Cherry Blossom festivities. We were thrilled to happen across the Sakura Matsuri parade and hanami...

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Prince Albert, Canada
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We stayed here for 3 nights. Rooms were immaculately clean! Staff were very helpful with ideas, directions, dinner suggestions... The yukata provided was quite lovely and we ended up purchasing one for each of us. Breakfast was pleasant.

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Berlin, Germany
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

The Edo Sakura is the perfect place to stay in the Asakusa district. From the first moment on we experienced a very friendly, humorous host who put a lot of effort into making us feel comfortable for the whole time of the stay. Exceptional ! The rooms are very clean and spacious enough to stay there for more that a...

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Singapore, Singapore
Reviewed 14 March 2017

Stayed with my family(husband, two teenagers and my brother in law). Very lovely place to stay and everyone was so friendly and helpful. Rooms are nice but a bit small for three men. I stayed with my daughter, so it was just perfect size. It would be nicer if there are some chairs in the room. Breakfast was excellent, both...

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Hong Kong, China
Reviewed 13 March 2017

If this is your first time to Japan, the Edo Sakura is a great introduction to local culture. You get to try on yukata, sleep on tatami, eat traditional Japanese breakfast, and try a tea ceremony. The neighborhood is also nice and quiet, a bit away from the bustle of central Tokyo. Great for visiting Asakusa, Ueno, and Akihabara as...

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London, Kentucky
Reviewed 12 March 2017

An amazing stay in the Edo Sakura! I was a bit concerned that I might not get used to the tatami style of sleeping. But I WAS WRONG! Everything was well organized and all facilities were of high quality. It has been one of the best sleeping experiences ever! Many restaurants were around the area and there were convenient stores,...

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Sydney, Australia
Reviewed 10 March 2017

From the green tea and warm towel welcome as we checked in to the local map showing restaurants, cafés and grocery stores, the staff and the service at the Edo Sakura were excellent. Our Japanese style room was lovely - tatami matting, tokonoma (alcove with scroll painting), low table and chairs and paper screens over the window. We stayed for...

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Ueno, Asakusa
Traces of the history and culture of the Edo (old Tokyo) era remain vividly in Ueno and Asakusa. Spacious Ueno Park is a great place to relax and visit a variety of different museums and galleries. At Ameyoko which starts in front of Ueno station, the grocery stores and clothing shops are crammed alongside fishmongers. It gets particularly busy at the end of the year, when many people go on shopping sprees. The town of Asakusa, developed around Sensoji temple, has many shops selling goods and clothing from old Japan, making it a great place for souvenir hunting. It's also known for various annual festivals, and the whole district gets involved with the huge Sanja Festival in May.
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Address: 3-2-13 Shitaya, Taito 110-0004, Tokyo Prefecture
Region: Japan > Kanto > Tokyo Prefecture > Tokyo > Taito > Ueno, Asakusa
Price Range: $191 - $245 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3 star — The Edo Sakura 3*
Number of rooms: 30
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“Choose a Western or Japanese Room”
ChiefRockband, 13 Apr 2017 | Read review
“Ask for a room further from the elevator”
XVictorious, 4 Jan 2017 | Read review
“Our room was small, I have larger ones. View from window is nothing special.”
bjoerng2016, 28 Dec 2016 | Read review
“Go for a japanese-style room, western room is very small, no storage space”
nasuella, 2 Dec 2016 | Read review
“Think about whether you want a Western or Japanese room.”
montygeorgie, 16 Nov 2016 | Read review
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