Hotel Associa Shin-Yokohama is a luxury hotel located on the upper floors of the Shin-Yokohama Station building. This hotel has a range of comfortable guest rooms to suit varying budgets, as well as a lounge, laundry, and fitness room.
Guests at this hotel also have easy access to the shopping and dining facilities of Cubic Plaza shopping center which is located in the same building. The Bic Camera electronics store, Loft and Uniqlo lifestyle stores, and Gu clothing store all have branches in this building.
Directly connected to Shin-Yokohama Station, this hotel is convenient both for intercity shinkansen services and for local transport networks with easy access to Yokohama’s main tourist areas and central Tokyo. This hotel is also a short walk from Yokohama Arena and the Shin-Yokohama Ramen Musuem.
Hotel Associa Shin-Yokohama has 203 guest rooms over seven floors of the Shin-Yokohama station building. Rooms come with options for double, twin or triple beds. Executive Twin rooms have two double beds while Family rooms have four single beds.
All guest rooms are simply furnished but comfortable with standard facilities including air conditioning, a TV, a refrigerator, an electric kettle, a safe for valuables, a hair dryer, a combined humidifier and air purifier, slippers and nightwear. All rooms have free Wi-Fi internet access.
Private bathrooms are supplied with towels and free amenities such as soap, bath gel, shampoo, conditioner, deodorant, hairbrushes and shaving razors.
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Breakfast and Dining
Breakfast is served at the Royal Host restaurant on the 10th floor, which is directly across from the hotel reception. This is a buffet breakfast with a wide range of Western and Japanese style dishes. Breakfast is available from 6.30 till 10.00 with last entry at 9.30.
On the same floor guests can find restaurants serving Chinese and Italian cuisine as well as Japanese restaurants serving sushi, sashimi, tonkatsu pork cutlets, yakitori grilled chicken and motsunabe tripe stew. More restaurants can also be found on the lower floors of the building.
Other Services & Facilities
The reception desk of Hotel Associa Shin-Yokohama is located on the 10th floor of the Shin-Yokohama Station building. The reception desk is open 24 hours a day and reception staff speak both English and Japanese. Check-in is from 14.00 and check-out time is 11.00.
There is an automatic currency exchange machine by the 10th floor reception desk. This machine takes the following currencies: the US dollar, the Euro, the Chinese yuan, the Korean won, the British pound, the Canadian dollar and the Australian dollar.
There is a fitness room with exercise machines on the 10th floor which is open for guests 24 hours a day.
There is a private lounge with tea and coffee-making facilities on the 12th floor.
There is a self-service laundry with coin-operated machines on the 13th floor. This laundry is open 24 hours a day.
Hotel Associa Shin-Yokohama is located inside the Shin-Yokohama Station building. High-speed intercity Tokaido Shinkansen services link this station to Tokyo, Nagoya, Kyoto and Osaka. For easy access to the main tourist areas of Yokohama guests can take the JR Yokohama Line or the Yokohama Municipal Subway Blue Line. And for quick links to Shibuya or Meguro in Tokyo guests can take the Tokyu Shin-Yokohama Line. Here is a map showing the hotel’s location.
Article and original photos by Michael Lambe. All rights reserved.