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Cheap accommodation in Tokyo

Postby James_dean » Sat 07.25.2009 11:10 am

Could people give me a list of cheap accommodation options in Tokyo for a single white male....
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Re: Cheap accommodation in Tokyo

Postby becki_kanou » Sat 07.25.2009 8:34 pm

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Re: Cheap accommodation in Tokyo

Postby Kaihatsusha » Sat 08.01.2009 2:48 am

looking for a cheap accommodation is really hard. Actually, I'm working as a ウェブ開発者 but that alone won't guarantee accommodation, regardless if you can pay or not. You would require a guarantor, a Japanese citizen. Sometimes they would ask for key money, advance payment (like 2 months), cleaning fee and some money for the owner. Even the sakura house, surprisingly ask for Japanese guarantor , although they don't say literally that such requirement is guarantor system.

Good luck. Also, try to find a little bit away from central Tokyo, the price gets cheaper as it moves away.






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Re: Cheap accommodation in Tokyo

Postby andrewmoquin » Fri 08.07.2009 3:35 am

I found out this and I hope this would help.

Try to check on the two of this.

http://www.japanvisitor.com/index.php?cID=436&pID=1797
http://www.sakura-hostel.co.jp/
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Re: Cheap accommodation in Tokyo

Postby Harisenbon » Fri 08.07.2009 3:40 am

andrewmoquin, please remove the links from your signature.
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Re: Cheap accommodation in Tokyo

Postby phreadom » Fri 08.07.2009 8:38 am

Harisenbon wrote:andrewmoquin, please remove the links from your signature.


I took the liberty of doing it myself and PMing the user about it. :)
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