GRIDS Hostel & Lounge By UDS

 

GRIDS, a modern hostel and lounge, designed by architecture firm UDS, has recently opened in the Akihabara district of Tokyo, Japan.

 

GRIDS Hostel & Lounge By UDS

Originally a 34 year old office building, the architects transformed it into a contemporary hostel and lounge that features a variety of accommodation options.

GRIDS Hostel & Lounge By UDS

Upon entering, you are greeted by a bright neon sign (typical to the area), followed by the bar and lounge area, both of which have been inspired by a railway terminal.

GRIDS Hostel & Lounge By UDS

“By adopting the concept of ‘The Travellers Hub’, we aim to allow guests to find new enjoyment and make connections with each other at our hostel while experiencing Japanese traditions and culture” says UDS.

GRIDS Hostel & Lounge By UDS

When staying at GRIDS, you have a variety of sleeping options available. There is the POD, similar to a ‘sleeper train experience’ where you just get a bed.

GRIDS Hostel & Lounge By UDS

Or a¬†Dormitory, these rooms are good for larger groups who don’t mind sleeping in bunk beds.

GRIDS Hostel & Lounge By UDS

Or you can choose a private room, including a family room.

GRIDS Hostel & Lounge By UDS

For female travelers who travel solo, the 5th floor has been dedicated just to women, and in case you are concerned about where to keep your luggage, there are lockers available.

GRIDS Hostel & Lounge By UDS

Here are more photos of the GRIDS Hostel & Lounge…

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Architects: UDS
Hotel: GRIDS Hostel & Lounge

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