The Eras Tour in Tokyo: 21 Affordable Hostels Near Tokyo Dome for Swifties
We did the research so you don’t have to.
by Ina Louise Manto | July 11, 2023
If you weren’t part of the lucky ones to get tickets to see Taylor Swift in Singapore, chances are you still have your hopes up and will try to score tickets for Japan. Miss Americana will be performing at the Tokyo Dome for four nights in February 2024, and the lottery results will be released on July 15, 2023. If you win, it’s the go signal to start planning your trip this early. If you’re working on a budget and want to save up on your accommodations, we’ve prepared a list of hostels near Tokyo Dome:
Grids Tokyo Ueno Hotel & Hostel
Location: 110-0005 Tokyo-to, Taito-ku Ueno 7-10-4, Japan
Grids Tokyo Ueno Hotel & Hostel is a three-star stay just 2.7 km from Tokyo Dome. While normal dormitory rooms usually only have bunk beds inside, their rooms have a small lounging area. Don’t worry about your personal items, as each bunk bed has a safety box and a socket near the bed for your gadgets. If you don’t want to be bothered with meals, you can also add a continental breakfast for a fee.
Rates start at P2,601 per night for a bed in a dormitory.
Imano Tokyo Hostel
Location: 160-0022 Tokyo-to, Shinjuku 5-12-2, Japan
If you wish to stay in the Shinjuku area without breaking the bank, Imano Tokyo Hostel is one of your best options. It’s 4.2km from Tokyo Dome, and they offer family rooms, private rooms, and dormitories. Nearby tourist attractions include Shinjuku Gyoen National Garden and Meiji Shrine.
Rates start at P3,072 per night for a bed in a 10-person dormitory.
Location: 162-0808 Tokyo-to, Shinjuku-ku Tenjin-cho 23-1, Japan
Nestled in Shinjuku, UNPLAN Kagurazaka is the nearest (1.8km) hostel to Tokyo Dome we found. Each capsule is roomy enough, with a safe for your laptop, a socket, and access to common areas such as the kitchen and laundry area. They also have an in-house cafe and bar in the lobby, and you can have your meals in the rooftop area, which is perfect for muni-muni moments after the Eras Tour concert experience.
Rates start at P3,291 per night for a bunk bed in a dormitory room.
Location: 103-0011 Tokyo-to, Chuo-ku Odenmacho 15-2, Japan
Located 3.1km from Tokyo Dome, CITAN Hostel’s dormitory rooms offer an industrial interior design. Some shared areas include the bathroom and shower, a terrace, and the in-house café and restaurant.
Rates start at P2,002 per night for a bed in a dormitory room.
Book and Bed Tokyo Shinjuku
Location: 160-0021 Tokyo-to, Shinjuku Kabukicho 1-27-5 Kabukicho APM Building 8F, Japan
Nestled 4.7km from Tokyo Dome, Book and Bed Tokyo Shinjuku looks like an attraction in itself because you’re sleeping in a library turned into a comfy and affordable stay. If you’ve ever wondered what it’s like to stay overnight in a huge library, this will give you a similar experience. Books are literally lined outside your capsule, and you’ll also find a reading area.
Rates start at P1,778 per night for a Comfort Single bed.
Location: 2-chōme-14-8 Minamisenju, Arakawa City, Tokyo 116-0003, Japan
Watching Miss Americana with your bestie or partner? Go for Hostel HIDEAWAY located 4.8km from Tokyo Dome. For P1,925 a night, you’ll sleep in a comfy twin room. You’ll have access to a shared lounge and kitchen, and tourist attractions such as Sanyabori Park and Imado Shrine are also nearby.
Rates start at P1,925 per night for an Economy Twin room.
Nui Hostel & Bar Lounge
Location: 111-0051 Tokyo-to, Taito-ku Kuramae 2-14-13, Japan
Aside from its proximity to Tokyo Dome (3.8km), Nui Hostel & Bar Lounge is just a two-minute walk away from Kuramae Subway Station on Toei Oedo and Asakusa lines. In case you want to get work done, the stylish lounging areas have free Wi-Fi. The hostel also has an in-house cafe.
Rates start at P2,117 per night for a bunk bed in a dormitory room.
Lodging Tokyo Uguisudani
Location: 110-0003 Tokyo-to, Negishi 3-6-5, Taito Ward, Japan | 3.2 km from Tokyo Dome
If you wish to experience and learn about Tokyo’s history and culture, Lodging Tokyo Uguisudani is an ideal location. It’s near Kemmyo-in Temple, Tokyo National Museum, Tokugawa Tsunayoshi Mausoleum Imperial Scroll Gate, Shikian, and a Calligraphy Museum.
Rates start at P1,039 per night for a Single Bed in a dormitory room.
&AND Hostel Asakusa Kappabashi
Location: 111-0036 Tokyo-to, Taito-ku Matsugaya 1-11-4, Japan | 3.3km from Tokyo Dome
If you’re on the hunt for an affordable near Tokyo Dome, go for &AND Hostel Asakusa Kappabashi. The Double Room has air-conditioning, a private shower and bathroom, and a television. This hostel also has common areas in its lobby.
Rates start at P3,227 per night for a Double Room.
Lodging Tokyo Ueno
Location: 110-0014 Tokyo-to, 2-20-2 Kita-Ueno, Taito Ward, Tokyo, Japan | 3.3km from Tokyo Dome
Lodging Tokoo Ueno is nestled right in the heart of Tokyo. It’s near tourist attractions such as Hoon-ji Temple, Seigyo-ji Temple, and Akiba Shrine. Guests at this hostel also have access to the common dining area, shared bathroom and shower, lounging area, and balcony.
Rates start at P1,039 per night for a Single Bed in a dormitory room.
Tokyo W-Inn Asakusa
Location: 111-0042 Tokyo-to, Kotobuki 4-6-1, Taito-ku , Japan | 3.7km from Tokyo Dome
Nestled in Asakusa, Tokyo W-Inn is the most affordable stay we found near Tokyo Dome, with rates starting at P1,490 per night for a bunk bed. The capsule bed includes a safety box for your gadgets, a foldable table, a mirror, a wall socket, and a light. Guests also have access to the rooftop area, where they’ll be treated to a scenic city view, including the nearby Tokyo Skytree.
Rates start at P1,490 per night for a Bunk Bed in a dormitory room.
Sakura Hotel Ikebukuro
Location: 171-0014 Tokyo-to, Toshima-ku Ikebukuro 2-40-7, Japan | 5km from Tokyo Dome
Sakura Hotel Ikebukuro wouldn’t be too difficult to find, with the striking colors it boasts on its outdoor facilities. Before you enter, you’ll be greeted by the alfresco seats of its in-house cafe and restaurant, and the turquoise hotel sign. Aside from the dining area and kitchen, guests also have access to the laundry room.
Rates start at P1,712 per night for a Bunk Bed in a dormitory room.
Location: 160-0022 Tokyo-to, Shinjuku-ku Shinjuku 5-3-15, Japan | 3.9km from Tokyo Dome
UNPLAN Shinjuku may be pricier than the rest of the hostels on this list, but a Bunk Bed in a dormitory room already includes breakfast, which is a plus for those working on a budget. Capsule beds are spacious here too; there’s a rack to hang some clothes, a deposit box, a small tabletop, and a mini vanity area. They also have a lounging area on the rooftop, in case you want to meet new friends.
Rates start at P3,465 per night for a Bunk Bed in a dorm room.
Location: 103-0023 Tokyo-to, Chuo-ku Nihonbashihoncho 4-13-8, Japan | 2.8 km from Tokyo Dome
Hostel DEN is perfect for solo travelers looking for a budget stay. At P1,540 a night, you’ll get to stay at a bunk bed and have access to common areas such as the lounging area in the lobby and a shared dining area and kitchen. Too tired from the concert or from going around tourist destinations? There’s a public bath just in front of DEN.
Rates start at P1,540 per night for a Single Bed in a dorm room.
Akasaka The Hostel
Location: 105-0000 Tokyo-to, 4F Sekine Building, Akasaka 2-13-21 Minato-ku, Japan | 3.8km from Tokyo Dome
Akasaka The Hostel is another ideal accommodation if you’re traveling with a companion. For P2,249 a night, the Twin Room has two bunk beds and a small office space where you can get work done or get ready in the morning. While you’ll have a ~private room~ here, the bathroom and shower are shared.
Rates start at P2,249 per night for a Twin Room.
&AND Hostel Akihabara
Location: 101-0025 Tokyo-to, Chiyoda-ku Kanda Sakumacho 3-9-1, Japan | 2.5km from Tokyo Dome
Just like its branch in Asakusa Kappabashi, &AND Hostel Akihabara also offers bunk beds priced at P1,255 a night. Capsule beds are also more spacious, unlike dormitory rooms in other hostels. Its common areas are bright and spacious, where you’ll also find a food and drink bar.
Rates start at P1,255 per night for a Bunk Bed in a dorm room.
Location: 111-0053 Tokyo-to, Taito-ku Asakusabashi 5-2-7, Japan | 2.8km from Tokyo Dome
There are interesting spaces to explore at Cocts Akihabara. If you have extra time, you can catch a movie in one of the shared spaces, where you’ll find a cozy indoor movie theater. It’s complete with tents so you’ll have your private space together with traveling buddies. To help you cut down on food costs, breakfast is also included in the P2,006 overnight fee for a bunk bed stay.
Rates start at P2,006 per night for a Bunk Bed in a dorm room.
Location: 130-0026 Tokyo-to, Ryogoku 4-30-5, Japan | 4.3km from Tokyo Dome
If you’re traveling with your barkada, go for COGO Ryogoku and stay at the Economy Quadruple Room. It’s a private room with two bunk beds and is spacious enough to lay out your luggage beside your beds. The room’s flooring also features tatami, which you’ll find in traditional Japanese houses. Each room also has a private bathroom and shower.
Rates start at P2,510 per night for an Economy Quadruple Room.
Glamping Tokyo Asakusa
Location: 111-0032 Tokyo-to, Taito-ku Aakusa 2-24-8, Japan | 4.1km from Tokyo Dome
Unlike other dormitory rooms, Glamping Tokyo Asakusa has a dedicated lounging space for each room. It features a hammock, a sitting area, and wall decorations where you can hang out with fellow travelers. Time to be charming and connect with new friends! Who knows, they might be concert-goers as well.
Rates start at P1,294 per night for a Single Bed in a dorm room.
Manga Art Hotel
Location: 101-0054 Tokyo-to, Chiyoda-ku Kanda Nishiki-cho 1-14-13, Japan | 1.8km from Tokyo Dome
If you’re an otaku, this unique hostel is for you. It’s a slice of heaven especially if you love manga, as there will be a whole library just outside your capsule bed. According to previous guests, the hostel’s got a great selection of manga, so that’s something to look forward to. Guests also have access to a balcony with a nice view – the perfect hideout especially if you want some alone time and start a new read.
Rates start at P1,701 per night for a Single Bed in a dorm room.
K’s House Tokyo Oasis
Location: 111-0032 Tokyo-to, Taito-ku, Asakusa 2-14-10, Japan | 3.9km from Tokyo Dome
If you don’t want to share beds in a dormitory room, go for a Double Room at K’s House Tokyo Oasis. This stay is also good for two people, which is a bang for the buck for those traveling with a friend. You’ll get a double bed, a private room and shower, and access to shared spaces like the kitchen, lounging area, and laundry area.
Rates start at P4,089 per night for a Double Room.
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