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Hostel Specific Terms & Conditions

The remainder of the amount due will be charged to your credit card ???? Should numbers or room selection change, the per person deposit times the number of people who actually travelled will be deducted from the total accommodation charge levvied by the hostel.

The following group types are not accepted by this hostel: Holiday with Friends, Junior / Primary School, High / Secondary School, College / University, Business Trip, Stag/Hen/Bachelor Party, Sports Group, Cultural Group If you have misrepresented the type of group you are booking for, your booking may be cancelled by the hostel."

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Emblem Hostel Nishiarai

Book more than 3 days in advance for Free Cancellation.
  • Great Location
  • Superb Staff
  • Fantastic Cleanliness
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Official Party Hostel


Stay with us and be a part of The World’s Biggest Hostel Party, celebrating 20 years of Hostelworld! Book on the 17th of August to secure your VIP invite to our epic #MeetTheWorld party! Expect fun-filled fancy-dress, competitions, Hostelworld merchandise, plus one-hour of free booze! WOOP! Find out more, here!

Property Description

'Meet Local in Deep Tokyo'
Emblem Hostel is a brand-new hostel designed for international travelers who seek fun, comfortable and unique accommodation options. Our hostel offers more than a simple stay - cultural and intellectual experiences through interactions with locals, other guests and our staff. Our hostel is located in the north-east region of Tokyo where international tourists have yet cultivated to explore. Within less than 20 minutes' away from the most popular destinations such as Asakusa, Ueno and Skytree, the property is surrounded by convenient retail and dining options such as large shopping malls, grocery stores and charming local pubs.

We organize a lot of events that traveler can meet both international travelers and locals like;
- Meetup events! (Language exchange and cultural exchange)
-Sushi making workshop in a local sushi restaurant
- Movie night with snacks!
- Walking tour to a local temple
- Japanese tea making workshop
- Public bath experience tour
- Karate workshop by Karate master
-Calligraphy workshop
And more!!

-1 minute walk from the Nearest train station (Nishiarai Station East Exit)
-Check-in from 4 PM until 0:30 AM, check-out before 11 AM
-Free bath towel, shampoo, conditioner, body soap and hair dryer provided
-Credit card acceptable
-Comfortable Simmons bed for all dorm rooms
-Fitness Gym Service (500 yen for 2 hours)
-Many events happening!!
-Breakfast from 7.30-9.30!
-Specialty Coffee from 11.30-18.00 roasted by Obscura Coffee Roasters available
-Many kinds of Hamburgers for lunch!

***Property Policies and Conditions***
1).Cancellation policy:
Please note that the following conditions will be applicable if you cancel your reservation prior to your arrival:-
- 2 days before arrival 30% of total charge
- 1 day before arrival 50% of total charge
- Date of arrival/no show 100% of total charge
2).Hostelworld Deposit
Deposit through booking is non-refundable in case of cancellation
3). Key Deposit
On the top of the total amount, we collect 1,000 yen for key deposit. It is refundable when checking out with returning room key and locker key.
4).Age Restriction
Complimentary for 1 child under 3 years in private rooms.
4 to 11 years can stay occupying a bed only in pricate rooms.
12 to 18 years can stay occupying a bed in dormitory with an adult accompanying. View House Rules


Fancy something off the beaten track just 20 minutes from downtown Tokyo? Come along and discover Japanese culture at Emblem Hostel Nishiarai! You'll meet travellers from all over the world with our awesome activities and events. We have plenty on through the week – like sushi making at a nearby restaurant, karate lessons with a local master and walking tours to temples. Or if you're the arty type try your hand at a calligraphy workshop! Afterwards grab a snack from our café – we're proud of our delicious speciality coffee.


Our hostel is in Nishiarai neighbourhood in north-east Tokyo, so we're surrounded by buzz and bustle. To find us from the airport, hop on a shuttle bus at Tokyo City Air Terminal, then it's a subway ride from Suitengumae station on the Hanzomon line. Coming from the train station? You'll be here in about 40 minutes on the subway. Stroll around to discover cosy ramen joints as well as fast food faves like McDonalds. Want to discover the districts of Asakusa or Ueno? We're a minute away from the Nishiarai Station east exit on the Tobu Skytree Line.

Rooms and Dorms

All our mixed and female-only dorms have Pod beds – draw the curtains to create your own little sanctuary. The pods have plug and USB outlets to make sure your phone's fully charged. No worries if you want a night off with your book: there's a reading light for each bed. We also have private doubles – ideal if you're travelling with a partner – and family rooms that are perfect for small groups.

Extras and activities

Love an early morning workout? Check out the on-site gym (only 500 yen for two hours). Don't miss our in-house chef's tasty hamburgers when lunchtime rolls round. Towels and hairdryers are free to use, and we'll give you free shampoo and conditioner too! With free Wi-Fi and lots of sockets in our café, there's everything you need to update your family and friends.

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Reviews & Ratings

  • Value For Money 9.5

  • Security 9.8

  • Location 7.5

  • Staff 9.8

  • Atmosphere 9.5

  • Cleanliness 9.8

  • Facilities 9.7

Latest Reviews

  • 10.0


    01 Aug 2019
    Best hostel I have ever stayed at. The staff were really helpful and friendly. It’s a bit far from the the centre of Tokyo, as you have to change twice to get there, so fare can be expensive. Definitely feels like a hotel rather than a hostel and i would 100% recommend this place.
    England, Male, 18-24
  • 9.7


    16 Aug 2019
    Great place! Everything was awesome!
    USA, Male, 18-24
  • 9.7


    14 Aug 2019
    The stay was fantastic it the staff were brilliant, very accomodating, provide useful local and city knowledge and were really friendly. Thank you for hosting a great party during are stay was lots of fun. One note, each morning before we would leave id ask for ice to cool my water down. The staff would then fill my bottle with extra cool water and ice and couldnt do enough to help. Thank you
    England, Male, 18-24
  • 9.7


    05 Aug 2019
    Enjoyed my stay. Location isn't the best out there, but with a bit of planning it still is a worth it! Clean facilities and very comfy bed. Staff also friendly.
    Finland, Female, 18-24
  • 9.7


    05 Aug 2019
    This place was awesome. I highly recommend it.
    USA, Female, 25-30
  • 9.7


    04 Aug 2019
    Everything was very good. Staff were friendly and helpful. The facilities were spacious and well kept. Location was very good; it had a station, ramen and a supermarket all within a 5 minute walk. Only negative is that we found a cockroach in my friends shoe, but it was pretty stinky and u can always put your shoes in the lockers.
    Canada, All Male Group, 18-24
  • 9.4


    07 Aug 2019
    This hostel was amazing! We stayed for one week and it is clean, comfy, and welcoming. The staff are lovely and kind and there are plenty of events to get involved with if you wish. The lounge is nice and a good place to read on a chill/rainy day. Wifi works well and the breakfasts are fantastic for such a cheap price. It’s a little far out of central, but the metro is close by with great connections. Would definitely recommend.
    England, Female, 18-24
  • 9.1


    03 Aug 2019
    Great hostel, good price, really clean, lovely staff and a nice atmosphere. Only issue is it is in the middle of nowhere.
    England, Male, 25-30
  • 8.6


    07 Aug 2019
    Emblem hostel is a very nice and clean hostel with excellent staff members! The activities offered are also really great and affordable. We took the walking tour and the sushis making activity, both definitely worth it! It was a lot a fun and since the groups are small, you can appreciate the experience more.
    USA, Couple, 25-30
  • 8.3


    13 Aug 2019
    Actually just location problem for me cuz the hotel a little far to downtown. But others things were very good. Thank you for everything Emblem..
    Turkey, Male, 18-24
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  • Free City Maps
  • Free City Tour
  • Free Internet Access
  • Free WiFi
  • Linen Included
  • Towels Included
  • Adaptors
  • Air Conditioning
  • BBQ
  • Book Exchange
  • Common Room
  • Cooker
  • Elevator
  • Fitness Centre
  • Fridge/Freezer
  • Hair Dryers
  • Hot Showers
  • Hot Tub
  • Iron / Ironing Board
  • Key Card Access
  • Microwave
  • Outdoor Terrace
  • Reading Light
  • Safe Deposit Box
  • Security Lockers
  • Self-Catering Facilities
  • Washing Machine
  • 24 Hour Security
  • Bicycle Hire
  • Housekeeping
  • Internet Access
  • Laundry Facilities
  • Luggage Storage
Food & Drink
  • Bar
  • Cafe
  • Meals Available
  • Restaurant
  • Vending Machines
  • Wi-Fi


  • 2019

    1st, Most Popular Hostels Tokyo

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