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Top Rated Hotels for your Osaka Vacation

Estimated price for 1 night/2 adults

3.0 out of 5.0 2-9-6 Shimanouchi, Chou-ku, Osaka, Osaka
Free Cancellation
5.0/5 (2 reviews)

The staff was very helpful. They stored our bags which were delivered before we arrived due to a problem with the airline,arranged a taxi to take us to the station & helped with the return of our wifi hotspot. I would highly recommend staying at this hotel. A great experience!

Reviewed on Jun 1, 2019
Located in Namba, this hotel is within a 10-minute walk of Dotonburi, Kuromon Ichiba Market, and Shinsaibashi Shopping Arcade. Amerikamura and Nipponbashi are ...
APA Hotel Namba-Ekihigashi
APA Hotel Namba-Ekihigashi
3.0 out of 5.0 4-29 Sennichimae, Namba, Osaka, Osaka
Free Cancellation
4.8/5 (6 reviews)

Great customer service and rooms are very clean. Was able to leave my luggage while I went sightseeing after check out

Reviewed on Feb 11, 2019
Located in Namba, this hotel is within a 5-minute walk of Namba Grand Kagetsu Theater, Kuromon Ichiba Market, and Nipponbashi. Osaka Prefectural Gymnasium and ...
RIHGA Royal Hotel Osaka
RIHGA Royal Hotel Osaka
4.5 out of 5.0 5-3-68 Nakanoshima, Kita-ku, Osaka, Osaka-fu
4.7/5 (22 reviews)

Liked everything. The 19th floor relaxation center and the massage chairs were very relaxing, nice touch.

Reviewed on May 25, 2019
This family-friendly Osaka hotel is located on a river, within a 10-minute walk of Osaka International Convention Center and Osaka Science Museum. Umeda Sky ...
HOTEL THE FLAG Shinsaibashi
HOTEL THE FLAG Shinsaibashi
3.5 out of 5.0 1-18-30 Higashi Shinsaibashi Chuo-ku, Osaka, Osaka-fu
Free Cancellation
4.5/5 (10 reviews)

This hotel is really clean, modern and exceeded my expectations. Location is great, walking distance to a ton of shopping and restaurants. Definitely would stay here again!

Reviewed on Apr 8, 2019
Located in Namba, this hotel is within a 5-minute walk of Shinsaibashi Shopping Arcade and Amerikamura. Kuromon Ichiba Market and Dotonbori Glico Sign are also ...
Hotel Sunroute Osaka Namba
Hotel Sunroute Osaka Namba
3.0 out of 5.0 1-1-13 Nipponbashi, Chuo-ku, Osaka, Osaka-fu
4.3/5 (15 reviews)

Great Location. Staff are iffy, maybe get overwhelmed and can be rude. Has a coin laundry, which I think is very important. Main complaint is sewage smell that comes up pipes in bathroom. Solve the stink and I’d stay again.

Reviewed on May 17, 2019
Located in Namba, this hotel is 1.2 mi (1.9 km) from Tsutenkaku Tower and within 3 mi (5 km) of Osaka Museum of History and Osaka Science Museum. Osaka Castle ...
Hotel Keihan Universal Tower
Hotel Keihan Universal Tower
3.5 out of 5.0 6-2-45, Shimaya, Konohana-ku, Osaka, Osaka-fu
4.0/5 (6 reviews)

Beds were very hard and pillows were uncomfortable.

Reviewed on Nov 18, 2018
Located in Konohana, this hotel is within 1 mi (2 km) of Universal CityWalk® Osaka and Universal Studios Japan™. Tempozan Park is 3.2 mi (5.1 km) away. Universal ...

Things To Do during your Osaka Vacation

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Osaka Travel Guide

Where is Osaka?

Can't wait to cross Osaka off your map of the world?

It lies roughly 250 miles west of Tokyo, the national capital, and 12 miles west of Ikoma.

Around 2,600,000 people live in this corner of Osaka, so there are loads of opportunities to make some new acquaintances.

Places to Visit in Osaka

Wondering what should be at the top of your schedule? The Osaka Science Museum and Osaka Castle shouldn't be missed!

Don't vacation in Osaka without touring prominent attractions like Universal Studios Japan® and Shinsaibashi Shopping Arcade. Prefer to go somewhere else? Don't stress — there's plenty of choice here. Other worthwhile options are the Osaka Museum of History and the Open Air Museum of Old Farmhouses.

Showy, shiny and gigantic, skyscrapers like Umeda Sky Building are marvels to behold. Make sure you stop, tilt your head back and take in this magnificent monolith! Want to keep the good times rolling? Mint Museum has a wide range of historical exhibits, allowing visitors to uncover the stories and people that formed the region. But that's not all there is! Go and see a show at Symphony Hall, one of this destination's most vibrant live music venues.

Car Rentals in Osaka

Explore the region your own way by checking out car rentals in Osaka with Orbitz. Start your engines and strap on your seatbelt — it's time to hit the gas!

Rent a vehicle from the Itami Airport area and ensure the only taxiing you'll be doing is from the runway to the arrivals gate. Let the friendly faces at Hertz help you on your way.

Rent a car in the town center and you'll be navigating the busy streets before you know it. A popular outlet here is Europcar at 6-25-12 Fukushima, Fukushima-Ku.

Where to stay in Osaka – Hotel Accommodation

Orbitz will help you choose the best place to stay in this great destination. Currently, we have 290 hotels in Osaka.

After a hotel that's fit for royalty? Our top luxurious accommodations are The Ritz-Carlton, Osaka (2-5-25 Umeda) and the InterContinental Osaka (3-60, Ofuka-cho Kita-ku). On the other hand, securing a room at an economical hotel such as the Guest House Social House or the Hostel Zoo will enable you to spend more money on fantastic Osaka activities and experiences.

If you hadn't planned on staying close to the Osaka Science Museum, you might want to think again. There are a couple of awesome hotels just a short stroll from it, including the ANA Crowne Plaza Osaka, which is 0.5 miles away, and the Mitsui Garden Hotel Osaka Premier, 0.2 miles away.

Nearest Airports to Osaka

Hoping to jump on a plane to Osaka? If so, you might want to learn one or two things about the most convenient airport, Itami Airport (ITM). It's positioned 7 miles to the northwest of the downtown area. Prepare to land and start your vacation soon after!

Popular Places to Visit Near Osaka

After you've spent a couple of days doing all there is to do in Osaka, famed attractions are waiting just a stone's throw from here! The Todaiji Temple entices people from every corner of the globe. Seika, only 16 miles from Osaka, is a handy base when visiting this world-famous attraction.

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* Prices reflect the lowest "base rate" found over the next 30 days. Rates are subject to change and may not include taxes and fees, hotel service charges, extra person charges, or incidentals, such as room service. All rates are displayed in USD unless otherwise noted. Converted rates are provided for your convenience. They are based on today's exchange rate, but the hotel will charge you in the local currency.