Japan offers a wide range of accommodation types in both Japanese and Western styles, including some unconventional forms such as capsule hotels and temple lodgings. Rates range from less than 2,000 yen per person in a dormitory to over 50,000 yen per person in a first class hotel or ryokan.

Below is a list of accommodation types with typical overnight rates:

Japanese style


6,000 to 40,000 yen per person


4,000 to 10,000 yen per person

Western style

Western-style hotels

8,000 to 50,000 yen per room

Business hotels

5,000 to 12,000 yen per room


6,000 to 12,000 yen per person

Hostels and dormitories

1,500 to 4,000 yen per person

Japanese and Western style

Vacation rentals

5,000 to 30,000 yen per property

Unique lodgings

Capsule hotels

3,000 to 4,000 yen per person

Temple lodgings

5,000 to 15,000 yen per person

Manga cafes

1,500 to 3,000 yen per person

Love hotels

6,000 to 12,000 yen per room

Overnight buses

From around 3,000 yen one way

Longer stays


From 40,000 yen per month