The first capsule hotel in Japan opened in Osaka in 1979. Since then, this brilliant concept has spread throughout the world. Originally intended for weary white-collared workers to take a respite from their long working and client-entertaining hours, capsule hotels have now become popular amongst solo and budget travellers.
Gone are the days of non-existential decor and claustrophobic-inducing spaces. Capsule hotels are now trendy and come designed in various themes. They're also equipped with all the amenities one could possibly need. Interested to try this lodging concept? Here is a list of the coolest capsule hotels in Tokyo for your most memorable and unique Japan experience!