In Asia, private karaoke rooms have been extremely popular for decades. These rooms are usually small or medium-sized and of unique design and comfort, creating an intimate private experience for small groups. Also, they come complete with self-operating karaoke systems. Karaoke rooms, KTV box or Booths are rented on an hourly basis.
These venues are dedicated businesses, offering multiple floors with various amenities, including food and drink services, merchandising, etc. An extreme example is Joysound in Japan with over 2000 private karaoke rooms—in Tokyo alone! However, hotels, bars, cruise liners, Family Entertainment Centers, etc. also offer private karaoke rooms. Karaoke private rooms are being seen in more places.