UNIQUE ACCOMMODATION OPTIONS IN JAPAN
As with every major International Sporting Event, there will be great demand for accommodation in and around RWC 2019 stadia in the build up to this years Rugby World Cup games.
Should you wish to build your own itinerary for the tournament, don't despair, there are many great options to create the trip of a lifetime. We cover a number of the accommodation types below which offer a true flavour of Japan.
TRUE JAPANESE STYLE
8,000 - 40,000 yen per person per night
Ryokan are traditional Japanese style Inn's with Japanese rooms and bedding. The price normally includes dinner, bed and breakfast, and is the very best way of experiencing Japanese lifestyle and culture.
5,000 to 12,000 yen per person per night
This is the Japanese equivalent to a bed and breakfast. Meals may or may not be included in the price, check when you are reserving. They offer Japanese style rooms and bedding....worth a try.
10,000 to 50,000 yen per room per night
Standard hotel accommodation is generally excellent, so it is not always necessary to consider a major international brand for your stay. In advance of the RWC bookings in advance are highly recommended, especially around match venues.
5,000 to 50,000 yen per accommodation per night
Airbnb and many other vacation rental providers are active in Japan. There are a multitude of accommodation types on offer, from traditional Japanese , to Western, historic houses, apartments and sharing options.
MORE UNIQUE ACCOMMODATION OPTIONS
2,500 to 5,000 yen per person
Designed solely for rest and sleep capsule hotels are just as you imagine, a hotel with a series of capsules for their guests to rest in. Shared services such as coin lockers, T.V and bathroom are provided normally.
Shuboko (Temple Lodging)
4,000 to 10,000 yen per person per night
Shukubo or Buddist Temples do allow tourists to visit and stay. The food is likely to be vegetarian and it is customary for meals to be included in the price. There are many options throughout Japan for a unique stay at a Shukubo.
50,000 yen per month upwards
If you're going to stay for a month or longer, apartments are a great option and inexpensive. They are mostly rented on a monthly basis for short let. There are many companies who specialise in short stay rental for foreigners and tourist.
Book your accommodation in advance to be sure you get the best deal and the best located accommodation options