The Gate Hotel Asakusa is a stylish and comfortable hotel that commands the best location in Asakusa.
With one of the longest names of any hotel in Tokyo, the Gate is also one of the best places to stay in Asakusa. It’s within steps of Kaminarimon Gate, which is the entrance to the tourist district of Asakusa. It’s also just steps from the main Asakusa subway station.
The hotel is stylish and slick, with rooms that are a touch larger than other hotels in this class. The views from the lobby are great, taking in all of Asakusa and the Sky Tree.
While this is not a luxury hotel (and therefore lacks some of the facilities you might find in luxury hotels), it’s a solid moderate-class hotel. There’s a good restaurant on site, which is great for breakfast. The staff tries hard to please and will attend efficiently to most requests.
Given the great location and the reasonable moderate-class rates here, this is one of the best values in Asakusa. It’s recommended!
The Gate Hotel Asakusa Kaminarimon by Hulic
ザ・ゲートホテル雷門 by HULIC
2-16-11 Kaminarimon, Taito-ku, Tokyo, 111-0034
wifi and LAN cable access
Subway: 2-minute walk from exit 2 of Asakusa Station on the Tokyo Metro Ginza line, and Toei Asakusa line.
Train: 4-minute walk from the main exit of Asakusa Station on the Tobu Skytree line.
Near To Here:
The Gate Hotel Asakusa Kaminarimon by Hulic is located in Tokyo's Asakusa, Ryogoku and Skytree district. See our complete list of things to do in Tokyo's Asakusa, Ryogoku and Skytree district, including places to eat, nightlife and places to stay.
More Tokyo Hotel Picks:
See our Tokyo Hotels page for hand-picked recommendations of Tokyo hotels to suit all budgets and tastes. For a quick overview of the best areas to stay in Tokyo, see our Where To Stay In Tokyo page.
Where Is This Place Located?See this place on the Truly Tokyo Google map:
- Open the Tokyo map
- You will see the list of places on the left hand side. (Click the 3-line icon in the top left corner if not). Scroll down or use the map search (the magnifying glass icon) to find the place you want.
- Click the name of the place in the list. Its location pin will be highlighted on the map.
- Map pins are color coded - BLUE: Hotels / Ryokan / Guesthouses | VIOLET: Ryokan | PINK: Places to Eat | GREEN: Shops | YELLOW: Things to See and Do
- If you're using the map on your phone, open the map and then search for the name of the place. The map will then zoom in on its location.
Tokyo Vacation Checklist
- For all the essentials in a brief overview, see my First Time In Tokyo guide
- Check Tokyo accommodation availability and pricing on Booking.com – usually you can reserve a room with no upfront payment. Pay when you check out. Free cancellations too
- Need tips on where to stay? See my one page guide Where To Stay In Tokyo
- You can buy a Japan SIM card online for collection on arrival at Tokyo Narita or Haneda airports. Or rent an unlimited data pocket wifi router
- See my comprehensive Packing List For Japan
- Compare airline flight prices and timings for the best Japan flight deals. Check my guides to arriving at Narita Airport and at Haneda Airport.
- If you're visiting more than one city, you might save money with a Japan Rail Pass – see if it's worth it for you
- A prepaid Suica card makes travelling around Tokyo much easier - here's how
- World Nomads offers simple and flexible travel insurance. Buy at home or while traveling and claim online from anywhere in the world