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1 room, 2 adults

Hostel Kura

1-star1 star
6-6-9 Higashiueno, Taito, Tokyo, Tokyo, 110-0015, Japan, 800-246-8357

Hostel with bar/lounge, near Ueno Park
  • Free WiFi
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  • The bathroom stinks really bad! It looks kind of clean but the smell is just unacceptable…Dec 11, 2019
  • It was generally nice but at night i could hear people snoringNov 6, 2019

Hostel Kura

More Info: 866-539-0031

  • Shared Dormitory, Mixed Dorm

What’s around Hostel Kura


  • In Taito
  • Ueno Park - 12 min walk
  • Sensō-ji Temple - 17 min walk
  • Akihabara Electric Town - 29 min walk
  • University of Tokyo - 31 min walk
  • Tokyo Sky Tree - 33 min walk
  • Tokyo Dome - 42 min walk
  • Ameya-Yokochō - 13 min walk

Getting around

  • Haneda Airport (HND) - 18 min drive
  • Asakusa Station (Tsukuba Express) - 12 min walk
  • Keisei-Ueno Station - 15 min walk
  • Asakusa Station - 15 min walk
  • Inaricho Station - 4 min walk
  • Shin-okachimachi Station - 10 min walk
  • Tawaramachi Station - 10 min walk

At a glance

Key facts


  • 36 rooms


  • Check-in time 3 PM-10 PM
  • Check-out time is 10 AM

Restrictions related to your trip

  • Japan may have travel restrictions in place due to COVID-19.
The front desk is open daily from 8 AM - 10 PM. This property doesn't offer after-hours check-in. Front desk staff will greet guests on arrival.

Required at check-in

  • Credit card, debit card, or cash deposit required for incidental charges

  • Government-issued photo ID may be required

  • Minimum check-in age is 19

Travelling with others


  • Children (18 years old and younger) not allowed

  • No cribs (infant beds)


  • Pets not allowed


  • Free WiFi in public areas

  • Free WiFi in rooms



  • No onsite parking

Payment types at the property

Other information

  • Smoke-free property
* See small print for additional details or extra charges

At the hostel

Food and drink
  • Bar/lounge
  • Front desk (limited hours)
  • Luggage storage
  • Garden
Languages Spoken
  • English
  • Japanese

In the room

Home comforts
  • Air conditioning
  • Slippers
Freshen up
  • Shared bathroom
  • Shower only
  • Free toiletries
  • Hair dryer (on request)
Stay connected
  • Free WiFi
  • In-room safe

Hostel Kura’s small print

Also known as

  • Hostel Kura Tokyo
  • Kura Tokyo
  • Hostel Kura Tokyo
  • Hostel Kura Hostel/Backpacker accommodation
  • Hostel Kura Hostel/Backpacker accommodation Tokyo


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.

This property does not have elevators.

This property is licensed under an applicable law.Property Registration Number 東京都 29台台健生環き第88号

Mandatory fees

You’ll be asked to pay the following charges at check-in or check-out:

  • 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. Guests are not required to pay the city tax when travel stay dates are between July 1, 2020 - September 30, 2021. 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 this property. However, charges can vary, for example, based on length of stay or the unit you book.

FAQs for Hostel Kura

  • Does Hostel Kura offer free cancellation for a full refund?
    Yes, Hostel Kura does have fully refundable rooms available to book on our site, which can be cancelled up to a few days before check-in. Just make sure to check this property's cancellation policy for the exact terms and conditions.
  • Is parking offered on site at Hostel Kura?
    Sorry, there's no onsite parking at Hostel Kura.
  • Are pets allowed at Hostel Kura?
    Sorry, pets aren't allowed.
  • What are the check-in and check-out times at Hostel Kura?
    You can check in from 3 PM to 10 PM. Check-out time is 10 AM.
  • Are there restaurants at or near Hostel Kura?
    Yes. Nearby restaurants include CAFFE VELOCE (4-min walk), SUKIYA (4-min walk), and Inaricho Shokudo (4-min walk).

Recent reviews

Fabulous 8.6 From 34 reviews

Exceptional 10.0
Good location to Ueno station. The place was very clean and tidy. The private beds also great and comfy. Would definitely stay again
au1 night trip
Very Good 8.0
CHIAO, tw4 night trip
Very Good 8.0
masanori, jp1 night business trip
Very Good 8.0
masanori, jp1 night business trip
Exceptional 10.0
jp5 night business trip
Very Good 8.0
jp1 night business trip
Good 6.0
エアコンの音がうるさいかな。 ハシゴが垂直でしっかり固定されていないので登り降りが少し大変。
jp2 night trip
Exceptional 10.0
jp4 night business trip
Exceptional 10.0
スタッフの方のおかげでとても快適に楽しく過ごさせていただきました! ありがとうございました!
jp1 night business trip
Exceptional 10.0
清潔でとつも良かったです。 バスマットなども換えのものが用意されていたり、定員さんの対応もとても良かったです。 ぜひ次回も利用させて頂きたいと思いました。
jp1 night trip

Hostel Kura

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