Takuro Nakayama

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Tokyo hotel teams up with Airbnb-style private lodging operator

Business Apr 3, 2018

Tokyo hotel teams up with Airbnb-style private lodging operator

If you can't beat them, join them. That is exactly what a Tokyo hotel plans to do by agreeing to work with the operators of budding Airbnb-styled Japanese home-share accommodations called minpaku. In the partnership, Hotel Suehiro in Ota Ward, Tokyo, has started performing check-in, check-out ...