Yokohama Sakuragicho Washington Hotel is a mid-range hotel with excellent facilities and reasonable room rates in Yokohama’s bay area. This hotel has its own restaurant and self-service laundry and easy access to other shopping and dining facilities.
Yokohama Sakuragicho Washington Hotel is located inside the Cross Gate building and is very convenient for local transport and many of Yokohama’s main attractions. Yokohama Landmark Tower, the Nippon Maru Museum Ship and the Cosmoworld amusement park are all nearby.
Yokohama Sakuragicho Washington Hotel has 553 rooms over 24 floors. Guest rooms come with single, double and twin beds with family room options having three or four beds.
All rooms are supplied with a refrigerator, a TV, an electric kettle, tea and coffee, mugs and glasses, a smartphone charger, nightwear and slippers. All rooms have air purifiers and humidifiers embedded in the ceilings. Bathrooms come with a shower and bathtub and are supplied with towels and free amenities such as shampoo, conditioner, soap, toothbrushes, toothpaste, tissues and deodorant spray. All rooms have free Wi-Fi internet access.
All guest rooms are non-smoking.
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Breakfast & Dining
Breakfast is served between 6.30 and 9.30 in the 5th floor hotel restaurant with last entry at 9.00. Breakfast tickets should be bought at reception in advance. This is a buffet breakfast with Japanese, Chinese and Western dishes.
Highlights are the Chinese dumplings, the freshly baked bread, the healthy salad bar and the dessert corner which has a variety of cakes and fresh fruits.
The hotel restaurant is also open every day for a lunchtime buffet. Dinner is available on Fridays, Saturdays, Sundays and national holidays.
As the hotel is located in the Cross Gate building it is also convenient for several restaurants on floors 1-4. These include Japanese, American and Taiwanese restaurants and a British style pub. There is a Chinese restaurant on the 24th floor.
Other Services & Facilities
Yokohama Sakuragicho Washington Hotel has a 24-hour front desk located on the 5th floor of the Cross Gate building.
Check-in time is from 14.00 and check out is by 10.00. Luggage can be stored at the front desk before checking in and after checking out.
There are microwave ovens that guests can use on the 10th and 19th floors.
There are ice making machines on the 13th, 16th and 22nd floors.
There are drinks vending machines in front of the restaurant on the 5th floor.
There is also a smoking booth on the 5th floor.
A limited number of irons, desk lamps, extension cords, bed guards and wheelchairs are available to borrow from reception.
A self-service laundry with coin-operated washing machines and dryers is available 24 hours a day on the 9th floor.
There is a 7-Eleven convenience store on the 1st floor that has a 7-Bank ATM, which accepts most foreign bank cards. This store also has snacks, drinks and daily groceries.
Yokohama Sakuragicho Washington Hotel is a two minute walk from Sakuragicho Station on the JR Negishi Line and the Yokohama Subway Blue Line. The Yokohama Air Cabin gondola lift can also be accessed here. Here is a map showing the location.
Article and original photos by Michael Lambe. All rights reserved.