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Shinjuku

09/03/2020

Check it Out! “MIMARU TOKYO SHINJUKU WEST” Explicit Review

What is the appearance of the hotel? Check the entrance and reception

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The hotel is built along Koshu-Kaido.

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It is a new and beautiful 14 story building.

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Hotel sign above the entrance.

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Entrance

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The entrance seen from the inside.

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The front desk had a design of a shoji screen and goldfish drawn on the wall in the back.

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The lobby was Japanese style with soft lights. The big windows created an open space.

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The hotel name spelled out with Japanese style alphabet objects.

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Japanese-style decorations.

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Amenities such as slippers, toothbrush, cotton swabs & cotton, tea, coffee and so on were prepared in the lobby. You can also ask for a hairbrush, shower cap, razor, etc.

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A playful wall art.

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Lobby floor elevator hall

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There was an amenity order sheet and a collection box at the elevator hall. It is convenient for when staying for consecutive nights.

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Guest room floor elevator hall

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Guest room floor corridor

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What is the Apartment (4 single beds) Room like?

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Guest room entrance door

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There was a bathroom on the right and a toilet on the left.

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The room was over 40 square meters wide with 4 beds, a desk, a kitchen and a dining table.

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The room was unified with soft colored wood. It was a stylish and comfortable room with a Japanese design using shojis on the window. There were several outlets here and there which were convenient.

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Two single size beds were stuck together. The mattress was hard, so it may be a little uncomfortable for those who prefer soft mattresses. There were also two types of pillows prepared on the bed.

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There were 2 beds lined up on the opposite side, and there were a total of 4 beds. This room can accommodate up to 4 adults.

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An outlet, USB port and light switch on the headboard.

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A desk next to the bed.

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A smart phone that can be used during your stay.

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Humidifier

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A TV above the dining table.

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TV

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The room seen from the window.

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The shoji opened.

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The view was only of buildings standing nearby.

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The window could be opened a little. The screen blocked out the sunlight.

MIMARU TOKYO SHINJUKU WEST
Popular Room Types
Family Apartment This quadruple room features a kitchenware, electric kettle and dining area.
Japanese Apartment This quadruple room has air conditioning, dining area and kitchenware.
Apartment (4 Single-Beds) This quadruple room features a kitchenware, air conditioning and dining area.
Deluxe Family Apartment This family room has a stovetop, dining area and kitchenware.
Deluxe Japanese Apartment This family room features a microwave, stovetop and electric kettle.
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Bathroom

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The sink, bathtub and sink were separate.

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There was plenty of space to put my belongings on the counter next to the sink.

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Face mirror, cups, face & hand soap.

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Bath towels and face towels under the sink.

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Hair dryer

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The washing room was spacious.

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There was plenty of space in the bathtub.

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The shower was a removable hand shower. The water pressure and temperature were just right.

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Shampoo, conditioner and body soap were prepared next to the shower.

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The toilet was in a separate room.

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Closet and safe

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The closet was next to the bed.

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There was plenty of space to store suitcases inside. There was also a deodorant spray and shoehorn inside.

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Different types of hangers.

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A safe was stored in this drawer.

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The safe can be opened with a credit card if preferred.

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Kitchen

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There was a kitchen in the room.

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There was a dining table with four chairs. You can charge your electronic device while sitting at the table.

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In addition to the equipments provided in the room, you can also borrow a rice cooker.

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Knives, cutting board, frying pan, pots, bowls and other cooking utensils were prepared.

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Silverware and cooking utensils.

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Glasses and cups

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Chinaware

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Trash can

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Dishwashing detergent, sponge and saran wrap.

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Kitchen paper

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Electric kettle

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IH stove

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Microwave

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Refrigerator

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Facilities in the hotel

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Coin laundry on the 2nd floor.

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Vending machine on the 1st floor.

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Smoking room on the 1st floor.

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A roof top terrace that is open from 9am to 8pm. You can overlook the city from above.

MIMARU TOKYO SHINJUKU WEST
Popular Room Types
Family Apartment This quadruple room features a kitchenware, electric kettle and dining area.
Japanese Apartment This quadruple room has air conditioning, dining area and kitchenware.
Apartment (4 Single-Beds) This quadruple room features a kitchenware, air conditioning and dining area.
Deluxe Family Apartment This family room has a stovetop, dining area and kitchenware.
Deluxe Japanese Apartment This family room features a microwave, stovetop and electric kettle.
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Staff & Guests

Since it is an apartment type hotel, I only communicated with the staff during check-in and check-out. The staff was polite when checking me in. The front desk is available from 7am to 10pm.

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I did not see many other guests, but I saw a woman with a small child, and a man on a business trip. Many of the guests seemed to be staying for consecutive nights.

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Hotels Surroundings

The hotel is within walking distance to Shinjuku Station, and there are many restaurants and convenience stores in the vicinity, providing a convenient environment. Although it is located along the Koshu Kaido it is a quiet environment.

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Street in front of the hotel.

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Access

It is about a 10-minute walk from the south exit of Shinjuku Station, and a 30-minute walk to downtown Kabukicho. It is easily accessible not only to Shinjuku and its surroundings, but to every business district and sightseeing spots.

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You can go straight to the hotel from the Shinjuku Bus Terminal.

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Summary

I had a nice stay at “MIMARU Tokyo Shinjuku WEST.” As it is an apartment type hotel you can stay as if you are at you are at home. The room was spacious, simple, fashionable and functional. The kitchen was also clean and fully equipped. It was about 10 minutes on foot from Shinjuku Station, which was very convenient. I would love to stay at this hotel again.

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MIMARU TOKYO SHINJUKU WEST
Popular Room Types
Family Apartment This quadruple room features a kitchenware, electric kettle and dining area.
Japanese Apartment This quadruple room has air conditioning, dining area and kitchenware.
Apartment (4 Single-Beds) This quadruple room features a kitchenware, air conditioning and dining area.
Deluxe Family Apartment This family room has a stovetop, dining area and kitchenware.
Deluxe Japanese Apartment This family room features a microwave, stovetop and electric kettle.
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MIMARU TOKYO SHINJUKU WEST
Popular Room Types
Family Apartment This quadruple room features a kitchenware, electric kettle and dining area.
Japanese Apartment This quadruple room has air conditioning, dining area and kitchenware.
Apartment (4 Single-Beds) This quadruple room features a kitchenware, air conditioning and dining area.
Deluxe Family Apartment This family room has a stovetop, dining area and kitchenware.
Deluxe Japanese Apartment This family room features a microwave, stovetop and electric kettle.
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