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RIHGA Royal Hotel Tokyo

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Reviewed 3 October 2016 via mobile

This hotel has an old world charm. Not sure if it is an old hotel well maintained or a newer hotel designed to look like a grand hotel of old. The lobby is expansive, there is a terrace overlooking the gardens for high tea, immaculate fitness centre and an old English gentleman's club like cigar bar. The hotel backs on...

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Ho Chi Minh City, Vietnam
Reviewed 6 September 2016

We stayed here 2 nights and unlike other hotels in Tokyo, the room are spacious and nice design. This hotel is more of a western design rather than traditional Japanese design. The toilet had all necessities that we needed, bath tub, shampoo, etc. It even has a currency exchange machine in the lobby :)

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London, United Kingdom
Reviewed 4 September 2016 via mobile

A very beautifully set up hotel with a grand entrance and immaculate hallways and lobbies. Our luxury twin room was larger than most with a spacious bathroom. We were facing the back so very little noise and rooms seemed solid. It's a shame the hotel charges for use of the pool - we didn't go in the end but could...

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Hong Kong, China
Reviewed 24 August 2016

A very grand hotel with a lobby full of paintings and statues - staff very friendly and helpful as with most places in Japan. Rooms have seemingly recently been refurbished, so no issues with cleanliness or wear and tear. Location is ok, a regular shuttle bus takes you to a close by train station so this is not a big...

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1Thank 766sebastianp
Derby, United Kingdom
Reviewed 22 August 2016 via mobile

My second visit here after 4 years and it is still a good traditional experience. A bit far from the city but the shuttle service is really handy. We couldnt find the swimming pool which i assume us not located on site. Good sized and clean rooms. Excellent service and nice experience in general.

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Muntinlupa, Philippines
Reviewed 9 June 2016

We stayed here for 8 nights. When we got there, the place was amazing. It really felt like a palace or a castle. The lobby and the hallways are always quiet and peaceful. We booked the Junior Suite. The room is just for 2 people but since there were 4 of us, we needed extra beds. When we arrived at...

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Reviewed 25 May 2016 via mobile

The Rihga is an old fashioned luxury hotel that would suit those that seek a more traditional hotel but struggles to stand up to the modern styling of more contemporary hotels in the Shinjuku region. The rooms were clean but were showing slight signs or wear and tear. That being said if you opt for a junior suit you are...

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Ottawa
Reviewed 18 May 2016

I only stayed one night, to visit nearby Waseda University. I would have enjoyed a second day to explore the pond and paths in the back. The hotel has the old-time grandeur not seen in newer hotels. The elevators have art deco details right out of the Empire State Building. The room was not particularly large but was very comfortable....

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Daegu, South Korea
Reviewed 26 April 2016

Ok. I like the fact that the hotel has a shuttle bus that runs from the hotel to the Takada nobaba subway stop. I wish they had a shuttle from the airport though, this was my first time in Tokyo and trying to figure out the subway system on the fly got me extremely nervous. But I figured it out...

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Los Angeles, California
Reviewed 22 April 2016

Although I already wrote a review for this hotel on 2015 August (please check my current review : 2015 August), this time I realized some things, so I'm going to add about that. I stayed here from April 11 to 20 (9 nights) in room 1215. As I reviewed before, it's a very familiar hotel in Tokyo since they were...

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Shinjuku is the commuting capital of Tokyo, and contains the busiest train station in the world. To the west, there's an office district with the Tokyo Metropolitan Government Office at its center. To the east, there’s a district with long-established department stores, cinemas and theaters. Shinjuku Gyoen is a park originally built as the garden for the Imperial Household. It is quite famous as a venue for cherry-blossom viewing in March and April. In Shinjuku, many restaurants operate all night, and districts such as Omoide Yokocho (Memory Lane) or Shinjuku Golden Machi have back streets filled with tiny restaurants and bars that reflect each owner’s unique taste and style.
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
The RIHGA Royal Hotel Tokyo, located on the edge of Okuma Garden in downtown Tokyo, is a luxurious and elegant retreat set in the centre of one of the world's busiest commercial capitals. Although our presence in Tokyo is recent, we have brought with us a legendary level of service and the experience of operating Osaka's premier hotel, The Royal, for over half a century. ... more   less 

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Address: 1-104-19 Totsuka-machi, Shinjuku 169-8613, Tokyo Prefecture
Region: Japan > Kanto > Tokyo Prefecture > Tokyo > Shinjuku > Shinjuku
Price Range: RM517 - RM1,921 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:4 star — RIHGA Royal Hotel Tokyo 4*
Number of rooms: 126
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Also Known As:
Rihga Royal Shinjuku
RIHGA Royal Hotel Tokyo Shinjuku
Hotel Style:
#6 Luxury Hotel in Shinjuku
#8 Family Hotel in Shinjuku
#8 Romantic Hotel in Shinjuku
#10 Business Hotel in Shinjuku
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“Higher floor rooms were very quiet.”
 of 5 bubbles ashleysC648MG, 25 Apr 2016 | Read review
“Choose a room with a garden view, We could also see Tokyo Tower from our room which was quite fascinating.”
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“room with a view of the park. prepare to sleep with small thin feather pillow or very hard bean pillow”
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“Higher floors have great views any any direction .”
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“If you can afford it, paying for an executive floor suite is worth it, especially as you get access to the gym.”
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