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This 67-year-old ryokan is a rarity in Tokyo and a great find in Asakusa's traditional neighborhood. It has lots of Edo-era touches, from the rickshaw outside its front door to stone and paper lanterns, bamboo screens, and antiques that fill public places. Even the staff wears traditional clothing, and the lounge is typically Japanese with floor seating (but also free Wi-Fi). Rooms are all tatami and have woodblock prints, shoji screens, and other traditional features, with some large enough for a family of six. The cypress-and-granite public baths are a perk, and to really feel like you're living in old Edo (present-day Tokyo), sign up for the Japanese dinner typical of the times, beginning at ¥7,200 for a 12-dish meal (make dinner reservations when you reserve your room). Note that there's a 2am curfew.