Shinjuku is one of the best areas of Tokyo to stay. With the massive Shinjuku Train station, it is easy to get to all other areas of Tokyo and with connections to the bullet trains to travel to other parts of Japan. Read more about the Tourist Highlights of Shinjuku. Hotel room prices go up dramatically during peak tourist seasons like Cherry Blossom season and Golden Week at the end of April, early May.
There are a range of hotels in Shinjuku to suit all different budgets. This is not just a list of the most expensive hotels but a range of hotels with different prices. What we focus on here is the best hotels, located in the best areas of Shinjuku, close to the train station and easy walking distance to great restaurants and bars.
Check out the best hotels in Shinjuku Tokyo:
Kadoya Hotel makes it to the top of our best hotels in Shinjuku as it is one of the best medium range hotels in Tokyo. A good quality 3 star hotel in one of the best locations. Located on the western side of Shinjuku train station, less than 3 minutes walk. Kadoya is right in the heart of the Nishi-Shinjuku district which is packed full of great restaurants, cafes and bars. Kadoya Hotel has free WiFi internet access. Walking distance to the best tourist attractions within Shinjuku. Room prices start from around A$110 per night (around US$85). Check room prices for Kadoya Hotel Shinjuku.
Shinjuku Washington Hotel is a popular 4 star hotel located just 5 minutes walk from Shinjuku Train Station on the western side in Nishi-Shinjuku Skyscraper district. The hotel has a choice of 5 restaurants inside the hotel and hundreds more within minutes walk. It is also only a few minutes walk to the Park Hyatt Hotel which has the amazing New York Grill Bar which is one of the best Jazz bars in Tokyo, with amazing views over the Tokyo skyline. It is also just 4 minutes walk to the Tokyo Metropolitan Government Building which has a free observation deck on the top floors. Room prices start from around A$180 per night (around US$135). Check room prices for the Shinjuku Washington Hotel.
Shinjuku Prince Hotel is a good quality 4 star hotel located right next to Kabukicho, on the eastern side of Shinjuku Station. The hotel is located right above Seibu-Shinjuku subway station, or it is less than 4 minutes walk to the busy Shinjuku train station. Kabukicho is famous as one of Tokyo’s red light entertainment district, packed full of restaurants, bars and a huge cinema complex. This area is walking distance to some great shopping malls and some of the most interesting shrines in Tokyo like Hanazono Shrine. Room prices start from around A$220 per night (around US$165). Check room prices for the Shinjuku Prince Hotel.
Keio Plaza Hotel is a business style 4 star hotel which is just 5 minutes walk from Shinjuku Train Station. Keio Plaza is located on the western side of the station. The hotel has a choice of 11 restaurants within the hotel or there are hundreds of restaurants within a few minutes walk around the Nishi-Shinjuku area. The hotel also has a very cool Sky Bar on the top floor with great views over Shinjuku. Keio Plaza has an outdoor swimming pool. Room prices start at around A$250 per night (around US$190). Check room prices for the Keio Plaza Hotel Shinjuku.
Hyatt Regency Hotel is my hotel of choice in Shinjuku. I stay at the Hyatt Regency in Shinjuku 2 or 3 times every year. A luxury 5 star hotel located on the western side of Shinjuku Train Station, around 10 minutes walk. The hotel has a free shuttle bus to take you to and from the station. It is 3 minutes walk to the Tochomae Station on the Oedo Subway Line which will take you direct to Roppongi Station or to Tokyo Tower. With a choice of 6 restaurants within the hotel and hundreds more within walking distance from the hotel. Check out restaurants close to the Hyatt Regency Shinjuku. Room prices start from around A$260 per night (around US$200). Prices do go up during peak tourist seasons. Check room prices for the Hyatt Regency Hotel.
Hilton Tokyo is a luxury 5 star hotel, with all the quality you would expect from a Hilton branded hotel. The Hilton is located on the western side of Shinjuku station, around 10 minutes walk to the station. The hotel has a free shuttle bus to take you to and from the station. Hilton has a choice of restaurants within the hotel and there are hundreds more restaurants within a few minutes walk from the hotel. Check out restaurants close to the Hilton Hotel. With a gymnasium and indoor swimming pool. Room prices at the Hilton start from around A$300 per night (around US$225). Prices do go up during the peak tourist seasons. Check room prices for the Hilton Tokyo Hotel.
Park Hyatt Hotel is the most luxurious hotel in Shinjuku Tokyo. With luxury rooms on the top floors of this skyscraper building, with amazing views over the Tokyo skyline. With the famous New York Grill Bar on the top floor which was made famous from the movie ‘Lost in Translation’. If you are looking for a top quality 5 star hotel for your stay in Shinuku Tokyo, then look no further than the Park Hyatt Hotel. Room prices start from around A$900 per night (around US$680). Check room prices for the Park Hyatt Hotel Shinjuku.