Shinjuku is one of the busiest places in Japan and in the world, which is what makes it probably the most convenient place to stay in Tokyo. Shinjuku Washington Hotel and its new tower, Shinjuku Washington Hotel Annex, are both located just 8 minutes from Shinjuku station’s south exit.
If the convenience of being that close to one of the world’s busiest train stations is not enough, there’s no need to worry. Washington Hotel has refined the meaning of convenience with their service and facilities.
The lobby was designed to inspire an extraordinary atmosphere that’s both relaxing and amazing; entitled ‘Remazing’. With subtle detailing that reminds guests of traditional Japan wrapped up in a contemporary design, the lobby truly is an extraordinary space.
Guests get free access to Wi-Fi both in the public areas of the hotel, such as the lobby, and the rooms. Though if you are after expert advice on the local area and its attraction, the English speaking concierge will be the best source of information, and they can help you with any reservations or transportation needs.
There are 1,617 rooms across the two towers and the guest rooms from a single up to a triple: the hotel welcomes all kinds of guests from corporate travellers, young travelling groups, families and couples. The night view from the north side of the hotel shows a futuristic scenery lit up by the city’s skyscrapers.
With so much to choose in the area, you might feel overwhelmed when it gets to meal time. At Shinjuku Washington Hotel, there are many restaurants within the hotel including buffets and eateries of both western and Japanese cuisines.
If you want to enjoy the city views, Manhattan Table, the casual dining restaurant, has the perfect window seats for it. The guests can receive a 10% discount at the three hotel-operated restaurants; Manhattan Table, Baron and Fujita if they show their room key. There is even a 24 hours convenience store attached to the hotel so you are covered for breakfast, lunch, snacks and dinner!
One of the most unique features about Shinjuku Washington Hotel is own ‘Ladies Floor’. This is a women only floor in the hotel to provide the utmost safety and piece of mind for solo-travelling women. There are extra thoughtful amenities in the rooms including three-way mirrors, face steamers, cosmetics including hair masks and moisturisers, facial masks and more!
To get to this fantastic hotel from the airport is easy. There is a Shinjuku Washington Hotel stop on the Airpot Limousine Bus going towards Shinjuku. It takes 60-85 minutes from Haneda airport and 120-150 minutes from Narita airport door-to-door.
It’s also very convenient to get to local attractions from the hotel. The famous Shinjuku Golden-gai is an 8 minute walk and Tokyo’s entertainment district, Kabuki-chō is 10 minutes away. With the hotel being so close to various spots, prepare to have some amazing nights out in Shinjuku while staying at Shinjuku Washington Hotel.
Shinjuku Washington Hotel
3-2-9 Nishi-Shinjuku, Shinjuku-ku, Tokyo
Phone: +81-3-3343-0489 (Direct line to reservations)