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Retrometro Backpackers

2-19-1 Nishiasakusa, Taito-ku

Highlights

  • Free WiFi
  • Air Conditioning
  • Kitchen Facilities
  • Linen Included
  • Laundry Facilities
  • Luggage Storage
  • Common Room

Important Information

[payment]
* Payment by cash only. (credit/debit cards are NOT accepted). Thus make sure to exchange some currency into Japanese YEN in advance.

[Check-in]
* Check-in is strictly by 22:00.
All members in your group need to check-in by this time.
If your flight arrives at the airport later than 20:00, it is difficult to make it by 22:00 so please kindly reconsider your place to stay.
* Check-in time is 16:30-22:00.
* Luggage keeping before check-in is available if you arrive at the hostel between 9:00-14:00, and in case you cannot come back to the hostel at the check-in time you can finish payment at 9:00-14:00 too so please ask the receptionist.
* Entarnce door and reception is closed at 14:00-16:30, so please avoid to arrive between this time.
* Reception hour is 9:00-14:00 and 16:30-22:00.


[Cancellation Policy]
* Our cancellation policy have priority over hostel world cancellation policy
* For any booking changes or cancellations, please inform us by e-mails (instead of phone calls) to avoid any misunderstandings.
* 50 % of the first night's room charge if you cancel your reservation 1 day before.
* 100 % of the first night's room charge if you cancel your reservation on the appointed day.
(Based on our reception hour until 22:00 in Japan standard time.)
* NO SHOW (cancellation without informing us) 100% charged for 1st and 2nd night, and 50% charged for 3rd night.
* 12% deposit you've paid is not included in your cancellation fee. You have to pay 100% fee without 12% deposit.
* As we do not accept credit card payment, in case of any cancellation fee needed to pay you need to send the fee by bank transfer. (Credit card cannot be used for the case of cancellation. It needs to be paid by bank transfer, and the transfer fee needs to be coverd by you.)
* IF YOU DO NOT ARRIVE BY 22:00, we treat is as NO SHOW, so above cancellation fee is charged and your whole booking will be cancelled.
So in case your flight or train delays, please kindly contact us immediately.

* Minimum age is 10 yeards old
* We accept max 4 people in same group. Please DO NOT make booking with more than 5 people.
* Max duration to stay is 3weeks.

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Welcome to Retrometro Backpackers !

*****************************************************

We are a small, relaxing, and home welcoming hostel where you can find your home away home!

This is one of the smallest hostels in Tokyo, renovated an old Japanese style house+hardware shop into a hostel.

Relaxing and laid back. A small community with a small number of people in a little cute living room will make it easy to meet and make friends with other travellers.

Please enjoy yourself or chatting with other travellers in our relaxing place with free tea/coffe :)

======= Feature =======

* English speaking staff

* Chill-out and laid-back atmosphere (is the reason many people chose our place!)

* Well designed fashionable living space

* Old Japanese house+hardware shop is renovated in a uniquely designed rooms

* No curfew (*code number for entrance door given upon check-in)

* Friendly and helpful staff who are willing to be your help as much as possible!

* Special custom-made wooden bunk bed with private power point & reading light

======= Facillity =======

* 1 basic shower room and another shower room with bath tub available for 24hours both to be shared (Hair dryer only at 6:00-24:00)

* FREE shampoo, body soap, face wash, cleansing oil, face lotion, hair dryer

* FREE tea/coffee

* FREE communal PC and wi-fi connection

* Fully equipped kitchen with basic seasonings, communal fridge, oven, toaster and IH stovetop etc

* Coin-operated washing machine and drying machine(6:00-24:00)

* Air-conditioner in each room.

* Safety box

* Overnight luggage storage for who go out for excursion available with extra cost.

* Check-in hour 16:30-22:00.

* You can come to the hostel before check-in to drop your luggage between 9:00-14:00, and if you cannot come back at our check-in time, you can also finish payment at 9:00-14:00.

* Entarnce door and reception is closed at 14:00-16:30, so please avoid to arrive between this time.

======= Location advantage =======

* Located in Asakusa, the most popular and famous sightseeing place in Tokyo.

* Famous Senso-ji temple and Kaminari-mon gate is about 10mins walk from our place.

* 1hour from Narita airport by train (1-2 transit)

* 50mins from haneda airport by train (1 transit)

* 2mins on foot to convenience store

* 4mins on foot to supermarket open for 24hours

* Many restaurants around us. Ask us as there are heaps of them!

* 30seconds to Kappabashi kitchen wear street

* Direct train to Shibuya, Ginza, Ueno, Omote-sandou, Akihabara, Aoyama and Shimbashi!

* Although we are located in Asakusa which is the most popular sightseeing area, the hostel is along a quiet regidential street so it won't disturb your sleep.

* 5mins walk to supermarket which is open for 24hours, as well as some other supermarket and convenience stores around.

* 5mins walk to Sento (=public bath) which allows customers with tatoo in. (So do not miss the chance to enjoy it here if you got a tatoo!)

======= Special Notes =======

* Payment by cash only. (NO CREDIT CARD ACCEPTED)

* Minimum age is 10 yeards old

* We accept max 4 people in same group. Please DO NOT make booking with more than 5 people.

* Max duration to stay is 3weeks.

*Check-in is strictly by 22:00.

Your flight needs to arrive at the airport by 20:00. If later than that, please reconsider your place to stay.

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Important Information

[payment]
* Payment by cash only. (credit/debit cards are NOT accepted). Thus make sure to exchange some currency into Japanese YEN in advance.

[Check-in]
* Check-in is strictly by 22:00.
All members in your group need to check-in by this time.
If your flight arrives at the airport later than 20:00, it is difficult to make it by 22:00 so please kindly reconsider your place to stay.
* Check-in time is 16:30-22:00.
* Luggage keeping before check-in is available if you arrive at the hostel between 9:00-14:00, and in case you cannot come back to the hostel at the check-in time you can finish payment at 9:00-14:00 too so please ask the receptionist.
* Entarnce door and reception is closed at 14:00-16:30, so please avoid to arrive between this time.
* Reception hour is 9:00-14:00 and 16:30-22:00.


[Cancellation Policy]
* Our cancellation policy have priority over hostel world cancellation policy
* For any booking changes or cancellations, please inform us by e-mails (instead of phone calls) to avoid any misunderstandings.
* 50 % of the first night's room charge if you cancel your reservation 1 day before.
* 100 % of the first night's room charge if you cancel your reservation on the appointed day.
(Based on our reception hour until 22:00 in Japan standard time.)
* NO SHOW (cancellation without informing us) 100% charged for 1st and 2nd night, and 50% charged for 3rd night.
* 12% deposit you've paid is not included in your cancellation fee. You have to pay 100% fee without 12% deposit.
* As we do not accept credit card payment, in case of any cancellation fee needed to pay you need to send the fee by bank transfer. (Credit card cannot be used for the case of cancellation. It needs to be paid by bank transfer, and the transfer fee needs to be coverd by you.)
* IF YOU DO NOT ARRIVE BY 22:00, we treat is as NO SHOW, so above cancellation fee is charged and your whole booking will be cancelled.
So in case your flight or train delays, please kindly contact us immediately.

* Minimum age is 10 yeards old
* We accept max 4 people in same group. Please DO NOT make booking with more than 5 people.
* Max duration to stay is 3weeks.

Welcome to Retrometro Backpackers !

*****************************************************

We are a small, relaxing, and home welcoming hostel where you can find your home away home!

This is one of the smallest hostels in Tokyo, renovated an old Japanese style house+hardware shop into a hostel.

Relaxing and laid back. A small community with a small number of people in a little cute living room will make it easy to meet and make friends with other travellers.

Please enjoy yourself or chatting with other travellers in our relaxing place with free tea/coffe :)

======= Feature =======

* English speaking staff

* Chill-out and laid-back atmosphere (is the reason many people chose our place!)

* Well designed fashionable living space

* Old Japanese house+hardware shop is renovated in a uniquely designed rooms

* No curfew (*code number for entrance door given upon check-in)

* Friendly and helpful staff who are willing to be your help as much as possible!

* Special custom-made wooden bunk bed with private power point & reading light

======= Facillity =======

* 1 basic shower room and another shower room with bath tub available for 24hours both to be shared (Hair dryer only at 6:00-24:00)

* FREE shampoo, body soap, face wash, cleansing oil, face lotion, hair dryer

* FREE tea/coffee

* FREE communal PC and wi-fi connection

* Fully equipped kitchen with basic seasonings, communal fridge, oven, toaster and IH stovetop etc

* Coin-operated washing machine and drying machine(6:00-24:00)

* Air-conditioner in each room.

* Safety box

* Overnight luggage storage for who go out for excursion available with extra cost.

* Check-in hour 16:30-22:00.

* You can come to the hostel before check-in to drop your luggage between 9:00-14:00, and if you cannot come back at our check-in time, you can also finish payment at 9:00-14:00.

* Entarnce door and reception is closed at 14:00-16:30, so please avoid to arrive between this time.

======= Location advantage =======

* Located in Asakusa, the most popular and famous sightseeing place in Tokyo.

* Famous Senso-ji temple and Kaminari-mon gate is about 10mins walk from our place.

* 1hour from Narita airport by train (1-2 transit)

* 50mins from haneda airport by train (1 transit)

* 2mins on foot to convenience store

* 4mins on foot to supermarket open for 24hours

* Many restaurants around us. Ask us as there are heaps of them!

* 30seconds to Kappabashi kitchen wear street

* Direct train to Shibuya, Ginza, Ueno, Omote-sandou, Akihabara, Aoyama and Shimbashi!

* Although we are located in Asakusa which is the most popular sightseeing area, the hostel is along a quiet regidential street so it won't disturb your sleep.

* 5mins walk to supermarket which is open for 24hours, as well as some other supermarket and convenience stores around.

* 5mins walk to Sento (=public bath) which allows customers with tatoo in. (So do not miss the chance to enjoy it here if you got a tatoo!)

======= Special Notes =======

* Payment by cash only. (NO CREDIT CARD ACCEPTED)

* Minimum age is 10 yeards old

* We accept max 4 people in same group. Please DO NOT make booking with more than 5 people.

* Max duration to stay is 3weeks.

*Check-in is strictly by 22:00.

Your flight needs to arrive at the airport by 20:00. If later than that, please reconsider your place to stay.

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Hotel Amenities

  • Adaptors
  • Air Conditioning
  • Common Room
  • Free City Maps
  • Free Internet Access
  • Free WiFi
  • Hairdryers
  • Hairdryers For Hire
  • Hot Showers
  • Housekeeping
  • Internet Access
  • Kitchen
  • Linen Included
  • Luggage Storage
  • Meals available

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  • Towels for Hire

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  • Tea/Coffee Making Facilities
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