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Open in May 2013, Khaosan Tokyo Laboratory is centrally located in Asakusa, just a 5-minute walk from the famous Kaminari-Mon Gate. It offers simply furnished rooms with bunk beds and free WiFi throughout.

Colourfully decorated rooms feature air conditioning and heating facilities. Some rooms come with a private bathroom, while dormitory-type rooms do not.

Guests can unwind in a modern living room or prepare meals at the fully equipped kitchen. Tokyo Khaosan Laboratory offers free luggage and free safety deposit service upon request. A PC with internet access is also available at an additional charge.

The hostel is a 5-minute walk from Nakamise Shopping Street, Sensoji Temple and many restaurants. Tawaramachi Station on a 4-minute walk offers easy access to Ueno and Akihabara areas. Asakusa Subway Station is a 10-minute walk away.

Meals are not served.

Couples particularly like the location — they rated it 8.8 for a two-person trip.

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Khaosan Tokyo Laboratory has been welcoming guests since 15 Apr 2013.

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Max adults: 2. Max children: 2
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Max adults: 3. Max children: 3
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  • 2 single beds and
  • 1 bunk bed
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  • 4 bunk beds
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About Khaosan Tokyo Laboratory

Welcoming guests since 15 Apr 2013

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  • Hello I am looking for this room ( 3 person) but in general there a kitchen to use and cooking by our self? how many times you change the sheet?

    Sorry for the late reply There is a common kitchen area on the 6th floor and the customer have to cook themshelves and the bed sheet is changed once in 3days. Thank you

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    Asked about: Triple Room • Answered on 19 May 2021
  • Please How many bed in female room ? All room have window? There is area for seating as living or common area??

    There are 4 beds(2bunk beds) in the female dorm.and yes all rooms have windows and all there is seating area in living and common room as well.

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    Asked about: Bunk Bed in Female Dormitory Room • Answered on 7 June 2021
  • Hello, are the triple rooms private rooms?

    yes triple room is private.

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    Answered on 24 September 2021
  • Hi, after 17:00 how can I check in? I'll be there between 20-22:00 at night

    After 5pm . you have to self check in and we will send you a mail about how to self check inon your check in day.

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    Answered on 29 November 2021
Hotel surroundings *
Guests loved walking around the neighbourhood!
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What's nearby
  • Drum Museum
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  • Asakusa ROX Shopping Center
    0.1 miles
  • Kaminarimon
    0.1 miles
  • Asakusa Engei Hall
    0.2 miles
  • Honpo-ji Temple
    0.2 miles
  • Kappabashi-dori Shopping Street
    0.2 miles
  • Eiken-ji Temple
    0.2 miles
  • Denboin Garden
    0.2 miles
  • Matsuba Park
    0.2 miles
  • Dempoin Temple
    0.2 miles
Restaurants & cafes
  • Restaurant 染太郎 お好み焼き
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  • Cafe/bar ミスタードーナツ
    0.1 miles
  • Restaurant モンブラン浅草店
    0.1 miles
  • Cafe/bar ドトールコーヒーショップ
    0.1 miles
  • Cafe/bar February cafe
    0.2 miles
  • Restaurant 一蘭ラーメン
    0.4 miles
Top attractions
  • Ueno Station
    0.8 miles
  • Tokyo Skytree
    1.1 miles
  • Tokyo Station
    2.5 miles
  • Japan Imperial Palace
    2.9 miles
  • Tokyo Tower
    4.5 miles
  • Ikebukuro Station
    4.7 miles
  • Shinjuku Gyoen National Garden
    4.9 miles
  • Yoyogi Park
    6 miles
  • Shibuya Station
    6.3 miles
  • Shinagawa Station
    6.4 miles
Natural beauty
  • River 隅田川
    0.5 miles
  • Sea/ocean 東京湾
    28 miles
Closest airports
  • Tokyo Haneda International Airport
    10.8 miles
  • Narita International Airport
    33.6 miles
  • Ibaraki Airport
    47.7 miles
How to get to Khaosan Tokyo Laboratory from Tokyo Haneda International Airport
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Facilities of Khaosan Tokyo Laboratory
  • Terrace
  • Shared kitchen
  • Themed dinner nights
WiFi is available in all areas and is free of charge.
No parking available.
  • Shared lounge/TV area
  • Lockers
  • Vending machine (drinks)
  • Luggage storage
  • Fax/photocopying Additional charge
  • Ironing service
  • Laundry Additional charge
Entertainment and family services
  • Board games/puzzles
Safety & security
  • Fire extinguishers
  • CCTV in common areas
  • Smoke alarms
  • Security alarm
  • 24-hour security
  • Safety deposit box
  • Designated smoking area
  • Air conditioning
  • Non-smoking throughout
  • Heating
  • Lift
  • Family rooms
  • Non-smoking rooms
Languages spoken
  • English
  • Japanese
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Sustainable initiatives

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House rules Khaosan Tokyo Laboratory takes special requests - add in the next step!


15:00 - 17:00

Guests are required to show a photo identification and credit card upon check-in


00:00 - 11:00


Cancellation and prepayment policies vary according to accommodation type. Please enter the dates of your stay and check the conditions of your required room.

Children and beds

Child policies

Children of any age are welcome.

Children aged 7 years and above are considered adults at this property.

To see correct prices and occupancy information, please add the number of children in your group and their ages to your search.

Cot and extra bed policies

There is no capacity for cots at this property.

There is no capacity for extra beds at this property.

No age restriction

There is no age requirement for check-in


Pets are not allowed.


When booking for more than 8 persons, different policies and additional supplements may apply.

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The fine print

The full amount of the reservation must be paid when checking in. Credit card is used for guarantee purposes only.

Guests arriving after check-in hours must inform the property in advance. Contact details can be found on the booking confirmation.

Free luggage storage and other services outside of check-in hours are available between 08:00 and 17:00.

Group booking policy (9 or more persons): At time of booking, guests with a group booking will be charged a non-refundable fee for the first 2 nights.This policy will apply to groups making separate reservations as well. (Example: 3 different reservations with 3 persons each, amounting to a total of 9 persons).

When using an existing bed in a private room only, children under 6 years old can stay free of charge. Please note that adult rates are applicable to children 7 years and older.

Please note that children 11 years and younger cannot be accommodated in dormitory rooms.

Please inform the hotel at the time of booking, if you’re travelling with a child younger than 10 years old.

Upon request, the hotel will try and accommodate groups in the same room, but availability is not guaranteed in shared dorm rooms. Guests are advised to book private rooms, to stay together.

*** Directions to the hostel ***
[From Narita Airport]
1. 80 minutes with Keisei Line Express Train to Asakusa Station.
2. If the train is Ueno-bound, please change at Aoto Station, on the opposite side of the same platform.

[From Narita Airport with Japan Rail Pass]
1. Circa 60 minutes on Narita Express Train to JR Tokyo Station or Ueno Station.
2. From JR Tokyo Station: 7 minutes by train on JR Yamanote Line or JR Keihin Tohoku Line to Tawaramachi Station.
3. From Ueno Station: 5 minutes by metro on Ginza Line to Tawaramachi Station.

[From Haneda Airport]
45 minutes by train on Keikyu Airport Line to Asakusa Station.

[Tawaramachi Station]
1. Take Exit 3 and continue straight for circa 3 minutes.
2. Turn left at the 3rd corner, where you will find a Police Station.
3. Khaosan Tokyo Laboratory is on the right side of the road.

[From Asakusa Station]
1. Take an elevator and go out Exit A2b.
2. Cross the crosswalk towards 'Family Mart' convenience store directly opposite the street.
3. Turn right and go straight towards 'Kaminari-Mon' (large red gate with big Japanese lantern).
4. Turn left at the 4th corner (in front of Kaminari-Mon), and continue straight for circa 3 minutes.
5. Cross at the crosswalk towards the 'Family Mart' store, and find a Police Station on the right.
6. Khaosan Tokyo Laboratory is on the right side of the road.

Please note: taxis without GPS system sometimes have difficulties finding the property. Guests are recommended to print out a map and come by train.

In response to Coronavirus (COVID-19), additional safety and sanitation measures are in effect at this property.

Food & beverage services at this property may be limited or unavailable due to Coronavirus (COVID-19).

Due to Coronavirus (COVID-19), this property has reduced reception and service operating hours.

Guests are required to show a photo identification and credit card upon check-in. Please note that all Special Requests are subject to availability and additional charges may apply.

FAQs about Khaosan Tokyo Laboratory

  • Room options at Khaosan Tokyo Laboratory include:

    • Twin
    • Triple
    • Quadruple
    • Bed in Dormitory

  • From the nearest airport, you can get to Khaosan Tokyo Laboratory by:

    • Train 50min

  • Check-in at Khaosan Tokyo Laboratory is from 15:00, and check-out is until 11:00.

  • Khaosan Tokyo Laboratory is 3.7 miles from the centre of Tokyo.

  • The prices at Khaosan Tokyo Laboratory may vary depending on your stay (e.g. dates you select, hotel's policy etc.). See the prices by entering your dates.

  • Khaosan Tokyo Laboratory offers the following activities / services (charges may apply):

    • Themed dinner nights